H.R. 393: To provide for an exception to a limitation against appointment of persons as Secretary of Defense within seven years of relief from active duty as a regular commissioned officer of the Armed Forces.

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Overview

Introduced:

Jan 10, 2017

Status:

Enacted Via Other Measures

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on January 12, 2017. But provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted, so there will not likely be further activity on this bill.

This bill was enacted as:

S. 84: A bill to provide for an exception to a limitation against appointment of persons as Secretary of Defense within seven years of relief from active duty as a regular commissioned ...
Enacted — Signed by the President on Jan 20, 2017. (compare text)
Sponsor:

Mac Thornberry

Representative for Texas's 13th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 16, 2017
Length: 4 pages

Prognosis:

1% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Jan 10, 2017
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jan 12, 2017
 
Ordered Reported by Committee

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.

Feb 16, 2017
 
Reported by House Committee on Armed Services

A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.

H.R. 393 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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