H.R. 6493 (95th): A bill to establish requirements for notification of Congress before the closure of, or significant reduction in force at, any military installation is carried out.


Apr 21, 1977
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 21, 1977, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Joseph LeFante

Representative for New Jersey's 14th congressional district


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Summary (CRS)

4/21/1977--Introduced.Prohibits the closure or realignment of military bases involving reductions in personnel positions below a specified level or construction or conversion at military installations made necessary by the relocation of ... Read more >

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Apr 21, 1977

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