Sponsor and status
May 23, 1979
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1221 (96th).
Mar 17, 1981
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S. 727 (97th) 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.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 727. This is the one from the 97th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 97th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 1981 to Dec 23, 1982. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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A bill to permit the Secretary of Defense to authorize officers and employees of the Department of Defense who provide police or security functions, including individuals employed pursuant to contract with the Department of Defense, to have the power of arrest on military facilities and installations, and for other purposes, S. 727, 97th Cong. (1981).
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