S. 1539 (112th): Taiwan Airpower Modernization Act of 2011

A bill to provide Taiwan with critically needed United States-built multirole fighter aircraft to strengthen its self-defense capability against the increasing military threat from China.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Sep 12, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 12, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

John Cornyn

Senator from Texas

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 12, 2011
Length: 5 pages

See Instead:

H.R. 2992 (same title)
Reported by Committee — Nov 17, 2011

History

Sep 12, 2011
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

S. 1539 (112th) 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 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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