H.R. 5608 (97th): A bill to prohibit the production of lethal binary chemical munitions by the United States and to call on the President to enter into immediate negotiations with the Soviet Union for a mutual, verifiable limitation on the production and stockpiling of chemical weapons.

Introduced:

Feb 24, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 24, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Anthony “Toby” Moffett Jr.

Representative for Connecticut's 6th congressional district

Democrat

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History

Feb 24, 1982
 
Introduced

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76 cosponsors (64D, 11R, 1I) (show)
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