An original bill to improve the defense economic diversification, conversion, and stabilization activities of the Department of Defense; to authorize transition assistance for members of the Armed Forces adversely affected by reductions in Federal Government spending for national security functions; to clarify and improve the policies and programs of the Department of Defense concerning the national defense technology and industrial base, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Aug 6, 1992
102nd Congress, 1991–1992
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on September 19, 1992 but was never passed by the House.
Senator for Georgia
Jul 24, 1992
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.
Aug 6, 1992
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Sep 19, 1992
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. 3139 (102nd) 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 102nd Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1991 to Oct 9, 1992. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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