S. 864 (100th): Department of Defense Authorization Act, 1988 and 1989

Introduced:

Mar 27, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and though it was passed by both chambers on October 13, 1987 it was passed in non-identical forms and the differences were never resolved.

Sponsor:

Samuel Nunn

Senator from Georgia

Democrat

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal years 1988 and 1989 for military functions of the Department of Defense and to prescribe military personnel levels for such Department for fiscal years 1988 and 1989, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Mar 27, 1987
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Oct 2, 1987
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 13, 1987
 
Passed House with Changes

The House passed the bill with changes not in the Senate version and sent it back to the Senate to approve the changes. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

This page is about 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.

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