An original bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 1991 for military activities of the Department of Defense, to prescribe personnel strengths for such fiscal years for the Armed Forces, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor. Senator for Georgia. Democrat.
Jul 25, 1990
101st Congress, 1989–1990
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on August 4, 1990 but was never passed by the House.
Jul 13, 1990
A committee has voted to issue 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 25, 1990
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Aug 4, 1990
Passed Senate (House next)
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.
S. 2912 (101st) was 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.
This bill was introduced in the 101st Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1989 to Oct 28, 1990. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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