S. 3142 (102nd): Department of Energy National Security Act for Fiscal Year 1993


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.


Samuel Nunn

Senator from Georgia


About the bill

Full Title

An original bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 1993 for defense activities of the Department of Energy, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

9/19/1992--Passed Senate amended.Department of Energy National Security Act for Fiscal Year 1993 - TitleXXXI (SIC) - Department of Energy National Security ProgramsSubtitleA - National Security Programs AuthorizationsAuthorizes appropriations to the ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 24, 1992
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.

Aug 6, 1992

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Sep 19, 1992
Passed Senate

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.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3142”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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