H.R. 2602 (105th): To halt sales of surplus military material until the Defense Logistics Agency reclassifies such material according to the level of demilitarization required to render the material safe for public use and to ensure that, in the future, surplus military material is correctly classified before disposal.


Oct 1, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 1, 1997, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Fortney “Pete” Stark

Representative for California's 13th congressional district



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Last Updated: Oct 1, 1997
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Prohibits the sale of surplus personal property of the Department of Defense (DOD) until the Director of the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) has certified to the Congress that the following ... Read more >

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Oct 1, 1997

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2602”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


35 cosponsors (32D, 2R, 1I) (show)
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H.R. 1119 (Related)
National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 1998

Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 18, 1997

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