S. 936 (105th): National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 1998


Jun 18, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on July 11, 1997 but was never passed by the House.


Strom Thurmond
Senator from South Carolina


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Last Updated: Oct 21, 1998
Length: 680 pages

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

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Related Bills

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H.R. 1119 (identical)

Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 18, 1997

S. 924 (Related)
National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 1998

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jun 12, 1997

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The “S.” in “S. 936” 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.

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Jun 18, 1997
Reported by Committee
Jun 18, 1997
Passed Senate
Jul 11, 1997
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Jul 8, 1997 3:02 p.m.
Cloture Motion Rejected 46/45
Jul 11, 1997 1:27 p.m.
Bill Passed 94/4

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