H.R. 1175 (106th): To locate and secure the return of Zachary Baumel, an American citizen, and other Israeli soldiers missing in action.



Mar 18, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000


Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 8, 1999

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on November 8, 1999.


Pub.L. 106-89


Tom Lantos

Representative for California's 12th congressional district



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Last Updated: Oct 28, 1999
Length: 2 pages


Mar 18, 1999

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Jun 10, 1999
Reported by Committee

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Jun 22, 1999
Passed House

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Jun 30, 1999
Text Published

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Aug 5, 1999
Passed Senate with Changes

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Oct 26, 1999
House Agreed to Changes

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Nov 8, 1999
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 1175 (106th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 106th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1999 to Dec 15, 2000. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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