An original bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2005 for military activities of the Department of Defense, to prescribe personnel strengths for such fiscal year for the Armed Forces, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Virginia. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 23, 2004
Length: 570 pages
108th Congress, 2003–2004
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on June 23, 2004 but was never passed by the House.
May 6, 2004
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
May 11, 2004
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jun 23, 2004
Passed Senate (House next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
S. 2401 (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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Department of Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2005, S. 2401, 108th Cong. (2004).
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