Summary: S.3196 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Information (Except Text)

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Public Law No: 111-283 (10/15/2010)

(This measure has not been amended since it was passed by the Senate on September 24, 2010. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

Pre-Election Presidential Transition Act of 2010 - Amends the Presidential Transition Act of 1963 to direct the Administrator of the General Services Administration (GSA) to provide certain presidential transition services and facilities, including office space, equipment, and payment of certain related expenses, to eligible presidential and vice-presidential candidates before a presidential general election.

Directs the President, or the President's delegate, to take necessary and appropriate actions to plan and coordinate activities by the executive branch of the federal government to facilitate an efficient transfer of power to a successor President.