About the bill
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.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 3139 — 102nd Congress: Defense Conversion and Transition Assistance Act of 1992. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/102/s3139
“S. 3139 — 102nd Congress: Defense Conversion and Transition Assistance Act of 1992.” www.GovTrack.us. 1992. July 29, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/102/s3139>
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