H.R. 4838 (101st): To prohibit the shipment of chemical munitions to Johnston Atoll for demilitarization or storage.


May 16, 1990
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 16, 1990, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Patricia Saiki
Representative for Hawaii's 1st congressional district

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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 ...

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May 16, 1990


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