S. 1923 (100th): Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 1988


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.


John Stennis

Senator from Mississippi


About the bill

Full Title

An original bill making appropriations for the Department of Defense for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1988, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

TitleI - Military PersonnelAppropriates funds for FY 1988 for military and reserve personnel in the Army, Navy, Marine Corps, and Air Force, and for National Guard personnel in the Army ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Dec 3, 1987
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued 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

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1923”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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