To improve the ability of the United States to respond to the international terrorist threat.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 9th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Mar 21, 1995
Length: 111 pages
104th Congress (1995–1996)
This bill was introduced on February 10, 1995, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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30 Cosponsors (25 Democrats, 4 Republicans, 1 Independent)
Feb 10, 1995
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Mar 21, 1995
Updated bill text was published as of Introduced.
H.R. 896 (104th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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