S. 924 (105th): National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 1998


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.


Strom Thurmond

Senator from South Carolina



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Last Updated: Jun 17, 1997
Length: 504 pages

See Instead:

H.R. 1119 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Nov 18, 1997

S. 936 (same title)
Passed Senate — Jul 11, 1997

About the bill

Full Title

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.

Summary (CRS)

6/17/1997--Introduced.TABLE OF CONTENTS: DivisionA - Department of Defense Authorizations Title I: Procurement Subtitle A: Authorization of Appropriations Subtitle B: Army Programs Subtitle C: Navy Programs Subtitle D: Air Force Programs ... Read more >

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Jun 12, 1997
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Jun 17, 1997

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 924”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 1119 (Related)
National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 1998

Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 18, 1997

S. 936 (Related)
National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 1998

Passed Senate
Last Action: Jul 11, 1997

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