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Feb 24, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982
This bill was introduced on February 24, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Connecticut's 6th congressional district
2/24/1982--Introduced.Prohibits the production of lethal binary chemical munitions after the enactment of this Act. Defines lethal binary chemical munitions to mean: (1) toxic chemicals intended to injure or kill humans; ... Read more >
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