S.Res. 550 (96th): An original resolution to elect the Senator from the State of New York, Mr. Javits, Chairman of the Committee on Foreign Relations for the calendar day December 4, 1980.
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Dec 4, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
on Dec 4, 1980
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- Elects Senator Javits, of New York, as Chairman of the Committee on Foreign Relations for December 4, 1980.
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