S. 269 (106th): National Missile Defense Act of 1999

Introduced:

Jan 21, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 22, 1999, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Thad Cochran

Senator from Mississippi

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 22, 1999
Length: 4 pages

See Instead:

S. 257 (same title)
Passed Senate — Mar 17, 1999

H.R. 4 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Jul 22, 1999

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to state the policy of the United States regarding the deployment of a missile defense system capable of defending the territory of the United States against limited ballistic missile attack.

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History

Jan 21, 1999
 
Introduced

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Jan 22, 1999
 
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