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


Sep 26, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998


Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 20, 1997

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


Pub.L. 105-108


William “Bill” Frist

Senator from Tennessee



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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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Related Bills

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H.R. 1272 (Related)
Fire Administration Authorization Act of 1997

Passed House
Last Action: Apr 23, 1997

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 1231” means this is a Senate 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.


Sep 26, 1997
Reported by Committee
Oct 8, 1997
Passed Senate
Nov 4, 1997
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed House
Nov 9, 1997
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 20, 1997


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

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There have been no votes related to this bill.

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