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.
- Summary (CRS)
9/15/1980--Indefinitely postponed in Senate.(Measure indefinitely postponed in Senate, H. R. 6790 passed in lieu) Foreign Service Act of 1980 - =TitleI - The Foreign Service of the United States=Sets forth ...
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Aug 22, 1980
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Aug 22, 1980
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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.
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Foreign Service Act of 1980
Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 17, 1980
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Civic Impulse. (2015). 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. October 5, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/s3058>
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