S. 2077 (105th): National Guard and Reserve Components Equity Act of 1998


May 13, 1998
105th Congress, 1997–1998

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 13, 1998, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Wendell Ford

Senator from Kentucky



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Last Updated: May 13, 1998
Length: 29 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to maximize the national security of the United States and minimize the cost by providing for increased use of the capabilities of the National Guard and other reserve components of the United States; to improve the readiness of the reserve components; to ensure that adequate resources are provided for the reserve components; and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

5/13/1998--Introduced.TABLE OF CONTENTS: TitleI - Strategic Planning Title II: Reserve Component Leadership Title III: Use of the Reserve Components for Emergencies Involving Weapons of Mass Destruction Title IV: Strengthened Reforms ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 13, 1998

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2077”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


5 cosponsors (4D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

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