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H.R. 3140 (100th): A bill to require the Secretary of Defense to establish standards, based on recommendations of an advisory committee established by the Secretary, for inventory accounting systems used by Department of Defense contractors, and to require defense contractors to certify compliance with such standards.

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Aug 6, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 14, 1987, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Wilbur “Dan” Daniel

Representative for Virginia's 5th congressional district




Aug 6, 1987

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Oct 14, 1987
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H.R. 3140 (100th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 100th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1987 to Oct 22, 1988. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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