H.R. 1871 (105th): 1997 Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act for Recovery from Natural Disasters, and for Overseas Peacekeeping Efforts, Including Those in Bosnia


Jun 12, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998


Enacted — Signed by the President on Jun 12, 1997

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on June 12, 1997.


Pub.L. 105-18


Robert Livingston Jr.

Representative for Louisiana's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 12, 1997
Length: 60 pages

About the bill

Full Title

Making emergency supplemental appropriations for recovery from natural disasters, and for overseas peacekeeping efforts, including those in Bosnia, for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1997, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

6/12/1997--Introduced.TABLE OF CONTENTS: TitleI - Emergency Supplemental Appropriations for the Department of Defense Chapter 1: Department of DefenseMilitary Chapter 2: Rescissions Chapter 3: General Provisions - This TitleTitle II - ... Read more >


Jun 12, 1997

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jun 12, 1997
Passed House

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Jun 12, 1997
Passed Senate

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Jun 12, 1997
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1871”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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Jun 12, 1997 4:40 p.m.
Bill Passed 78/21
Jun 12, 1997 5:07 p.m.
Passed 348/74

Subject Areas
Related Bills

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H.R. 1469 (Related)
Supplemental Appropriations and Rescissions Act of 1997

Vetoed (No Override Attempt)
Last Action: Jun 9, 1997

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