S. 986 (103rd): Corinth, Mississippi, Battlefield Act of 1993

A bill to provide for an interpretive center at the Civil War Battlefield of Corinth, Mississippi, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



May 19, 1993
103rd Congress, 1993–1994

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and though it was passed by both chambers on October 5, 1994 it was passed in non-identical forms and the differences were never resolved.


Trent Lott

Senator from Mississippi



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Last Updated: Oct 5, 1994
Length: 7 pages


May 19, 1993

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Nov 10, 1993
Ordered Reported by Committee

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Nov 17, 1993
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.

Oct 3, 1994
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Reported by House Committee.

Oct 5, 1994
Passed House with Changes

The House passed the bill with changes not in the Senate version and sent it back to the Senate to approve the changes.

S. 986 (103rd) 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 103rd Congress, which met from Jan 5, 1993 to Dec 1, 1994. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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