An original bill making appropriations for the Department of Defense for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1988, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor. Senator for Mississippi. Democrat.
Dec 4, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on December 3, 1987, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Dec 3, 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.
Dec 4, 1987
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
S. 1923 (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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