Sponsor and status
100th Congress, 1987–1988
Enacted — Signed by the President on Mar 29, 1988
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on March 29, 1988.
Representative for Maryland's 6th congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 29, 1988
Feb 18, 1988
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Mar 9, 1988
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Mar 17, 1988
The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Mar 29, 1988
Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
H.R. 3967 (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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A bill to amend the Department of Defense Authorization Act, 1985, to extend medical benefits for certain former spouses, Pub. L. No. 100-271, H.R. 3967, 100th Cong. (1988).
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