About the bill
- Summary (CRS)
- 5/16/1990--Introduced.Prohibits the Secretary of Defense from transporting chemical munitions to Johnston Atoll in the Pacific Ocean for demilitarization or storage. Authorizes the President to suspend such prohibition during a period ... Read more >
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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 4838” means this is a House of Representatives 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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“H.R. 4838 — 101st Congress: To prohibit the shipment of chemical munitions to Johnston Atoll for demilitarization or storage..” www.GovTrack.us. 1990. May 27, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/101/hr4838>
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