A bill to amend title 39, United States Code, to provide for free mailing privileges for personal correspondence and certain parcels sent from within the United States to members of the Armed Forces serving on active duty abroad who are engaged in military operations involving armed conflict against a hostile foreign force, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Michigan. Democrat.
Last Updated: Oct 2, 2003
Length: 5 pages
Oct 2, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on October 2, 2003, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What stakeholders are saying
Oct 2, 2003
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S. 1707 (108th) was a 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.
This bill was introduced in the 108th Congress, which met from Jan 7, 2003 to Dec 9, 2004. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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