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

The text of the bill below is as of Jan 22, 1999 (Placed on Calendar in the Senate).


S 269 PCS

Calendar No. 9

106th CONGRESS

1st Session

S. 269

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.

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

January 21, 1999

Mr. COCHRAN (for himself and Mr. INOUYE) introduced the following bill; which was read the first time

January 22, 1999

Read the second time and placed on the calendar


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.

    Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

    This Act may be cited as the ‘National Missile Defense Act of 1999’.

SEC. 2. NATIONAL MISSILE DEFENSE POLICY.

    It is the policy of the United States to deploy as soon as is technologically possible an effective National Missile Defense system capable of defending the territory of the United States against limited ballistic missile attack (whether accidental, unauthorized, or deliberate).

Calendar No. 9

106th CONGRESS

1st Session

S. 269

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.


January 22, 1999

Read the second time and placed on the calendar