A bill to establish an Earth Data and Information Service, in the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration; and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sep 30, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on September 30, 1980, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator for Illinois
Sep 30, 1980
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S. 3169 (96th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 96th Congress, which met from Jan 15, 1979 to Dec 16, 1980. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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