S. 3058 (96th): Foreign Service Act of 1980

Introduced:

Aug 22, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 22, 1980, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Frank Church

Senator from Idaho

Democrat

See Instead:

H.R. 6790 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Oct 17, 1980

About the bill

Full Title

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.

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History

Aug 22, 1980
 
Introduced

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Aug 22, 1980
 
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Committee Assignments

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Votes

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