An original bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 1998 for military activities of the Department of Defense, for military construction, and for defense activities of the Department of Energy, to prescribe personnel strengths for such fiscal year for the Armed Forces, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for South Carolina. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 17, 1997
Length: 504 pages
Jun 17, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on June 12, 1997, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
- See Instead:
H.R. 1119 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Nov 18, 1997
S. 936 (same title)
Enacted Via Other Measures — Jul 11, 1997
Jun 12, 1997
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Jun 17, 1997
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S. 924 (105th) was a 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.
This bill was introduced in the 105th Congress, which met from Jan 7, 1997 to Dec 19, 1998. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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