H.R. 2461 (101st): National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Years 1990 and 1991

Introduced:

May 24, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 29, 1989

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on November 29, 1989.

Law:

Pub.L. 101-189

Sponsor:

Leslie Aspin

Representative for Wisconsin's 1st congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 29, 1989

About the bill

Full Title

To authorize appropriations for fiscal years 1990 and 1991 for military functions of the Department of Defense and to prescribe military personnel levels for such Department for fiscal years 1990 and 1991, and for other purposes.

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History

May 24, 1989
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jun 27, 1989
 
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.

Jul 27, 1989
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Aug 4, 1989
 
Passed Senate with Changes

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

Nov 9, 1989
 
Conference Report Agreed to by House

A conference committee was formed, comprising members of both the House and Senate, to resolve the differences in how each chamber passed the bill. The House approved the committee's report proposing the final form of the bill for consideration in both chambers. The Senate must also approve the conference report.

Nov 15, 1989
 
Conference Report Agreed to by Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Nov 29, 1989
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Details

Cosponsors
1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
Committee Assignments
Readiness

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

Votes
On the Conference Report
Nov 15, 1989 5 p.m.
Conference Report Agreed to 91/8

Subject Areas
Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 1446 (Related)
National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Years 1990 and 1991

Passed Senate
Last Action: Aug 2, 1989

S. 1352 (Included-In)
National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Years 1990 and 1991

Passed Senate
Last Action: Aug 2, 1989

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