S. 450 (105th): National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Years 1998 and 1999


Mar 17, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998

Enacted as H.R. 1119 (companion bill)

Strom Thurmond

Senator from South Carolina



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Last Updated: Mar 17, 1997
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Full Title

A bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal years 1998 and 1999 for military activities of the Department of Defense, to prescribe military personnel strengths for fiscal years 1998 and 1999, and for other purposes.

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3/17/1997--Introduced.TABLE OF CONTENTS: TitleI - Procurement Title II: Research, Development, Test, and Evaluation Title III: Operation and Maintenance Subtitle A: Authorization of Appropriations Subtitle B: Environmental Provisions Subtitle C: Other ... Read more >

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Mar 17, 1997

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H.R. 1119 (identical)

Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 18, 1997

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