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- Full Title
To prevent the proliferation of biological and chemical weapons.
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Sep 25, 1991
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Sep 26, 1991
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3409”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
39 cosponsors (23D, 16R)
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 3409 — 102nd Congress: Chemical and Biological Weapons Control and Warfare Elimination Act of 1991. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/102/hr3409
“H.R. 3409 — 102nd Congress: Chemical and Biological Weapons Control and Warfare Elimination Act of 1991.” www.GovTrack.us. 1991. February 13, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/102/hr3409>
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