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

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.

Overview

Introduced:

Jun 12, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Jun 12, 1997

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

Law:

Pub.L. 105-18

Sponsor:

Robert Livingston Jr.

Representative for Louisiana's 1st congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 12, 1997
Length: 60 pages

History

Jun 12, 1997
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jun 12, 1997
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Jun 12, 1997
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Jun 12, 1997
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 1871 (105th) 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 105th Congress, which met from Jan 7, 1997 to Dec 19, 1998. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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