H.R. 4986 (110th): National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2008

Introduced:

Jan 16, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Enacted — Signed by the President
on Jan 28, 2008

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on January 28, 2008.

Law:

Pub.L. 110-181

Sponsor:

Ike Skelton
Representative for Missouri's 4th congressional district
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 23, 2008
Length: 602 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To provide for the enactment of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2008, as previously enrolled, with certain modifications to address the foreign sovereign immunities provisions of title 28, United States Code, with respect to the attachment of property in certain judgements against Iraq, the lapse of statutory authorities for the payment of bonuses, special pays, and similar benefits for members of the uniformed services, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 1585 (Related)
National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2008

Vetoed (No Override Attempt)
Last Action: Dec 28, 2007

S. 986 (Related)
Combat-Related Special Compensation Act of 2007

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 26, 2007

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 4986” means this is a House of Representatives 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.

History

Introduced
Jan 16, 2008
Passed House
Jan 16, 2008
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Passed Senate
Jan 22, 2008
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Enacted — Signed by the President
Jan 28, 2008

Details

Cosponsors
1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
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Votes
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass
Jan 16, 2008 4:51 p.m.
Passed 369/46
Jan 22, 2008 5:32 p.m.
Bill Passed 91/3

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