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2/4/1997--Introduced.Amends the Uniform Code of Military Justice to authorize a court-martial to adjudge a sentence of confinement for life without eligibility for parole. Permits only the President to grant parole ...
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Feb 4, 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. 517”). 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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National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 1998
Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 18, 1997
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