Vote — Feb 11, 2016 1:43 p.m.
Nomination Confirmed 93/0
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Nov 18, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980
This bill was introduced on November 18, 1980, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Oklahoma
A bill to provide a method of making U.S. food production expertise available to developing countries through establishment of food and population centers and associated programs operated by U.S. land-grant institutions.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3208”). 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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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 3208 — 96th Congress: Food and Population Centers Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/s3208
“S. 3208 — 96th Congress: Food and Population Centers Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1980. February 11, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/s3208>
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