Reported by Committee — Feb 9, 2016
Last Action: Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 89.
Explanation: The committees assigned to this resolution sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on February 9, 2016.
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Aug 22, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980
This bill was introduced on August 22, 1980, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Idaho
Enacted — Signed by the President — Oct 17, 1980
An original bill to promote the foreign policy of the United States by strengthening and improving the Foreign Service of the United States, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3058”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 3058 — 96th Congress: Foreign Service Act of 1980. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/s3058
“S. 3058 — 96th Congress: Foreign Service Act of 1980.” www.GovTrack.us. 1980. February 10, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/s3058>
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