A bill to eliminate security assistance and arms export preferences for New Zealand, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
100th Congress (1987–1988)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on October 20, 1987 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for Michigan's 18th congressional district
Jan 6, 1987
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Oct 14, 1987
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Oct 20, 1987
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
H.R. 85 (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.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 85. This is the one from the 100th Congress.
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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New Zealand Military Preference Suspension Act, H.R. 85, 100th Cong. (1987).
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