H.R. 7177 (110th): Naval Vessel Transfer Act of 2008

To authorize the transfer of naval vessels to certain foreign recipients, and for other purposes.



Sep 27, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009


Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 15, 2008

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 15, 2008.


Pub.L. 110-429


Howard Berman

Representative for California's 28th congressional district



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Last Updated: Oct 2, 2008
Length: 4 pages

Incorporated Legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

S. 1846: United States-Republic of Korea Defense Cooperation Improvement Act of 2007

Introduced on Jul 23, 2007. 47% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 3563: Security Assistance Act of 2008

Ordered Reported on Sep 24, 2008. 2% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 3052: Naval Vessel Transfer Act of 2008

Ordered Reported on Jul 29, 2008. 75% incorporated. (compare text)


Sep 27, 2008

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Sep 27, 2008
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 1, 2008
Passed Senate

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Oct 15, 2008
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 7177 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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