S. 1231 (105th): United States Fire Administration Authorization Act for Fiscal Years 1998 and 1999

Introduced:

Sep 26, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 20, 1997

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on November 20, 1997.

Law:

Pub.L. 105-108

Sponsor:

William “Bill” Frist

Senator from Tennessee

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 9, 1997
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal years 1998 and 1999 for the United States Fire Administration, and for other purposes.

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History

Sep 26, 1997
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Oct 8, 1997
 
Reported by Committee

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Nov 4, 1997
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Nov 9, 1997
 
Passed House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Nov 20, 1997
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1231”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Details

Cosponsors
3 cosponsors (2D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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