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.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Missouri's 4th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jan 23, 2008
Length: 602 pages
110th Congress (2007–2009)
Enacted — Signed by the President on Jan 28, 2008
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on January 28, 2008.
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H.R. 4986 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2008, Pub. L. No. 110-181, H.R. 4986, 110th Cong. (2008).
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