Reported by Committee — Feb 9, 2016
Last Action: Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 89.
Explanation: The committees assigned to this resolution sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on February 9, 2016.
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May 11, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 27, 1983 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for Illinois's 21st congressional district
Enacted — Signed by the President — Sep 24, 1983
A bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 1984 for the Armed Forces for procurement, for research, development, test, and evaluation, and for operation and maintenance, to prescribe personnel strengths for such fiscal year for the Armed Forces and for civilian employees of the Department of Defense, to authorize appropriations for such fiscal year for civil defense, and for other purposes.
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2969”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Enacted — Signed by the President
Sep 24, 1983
Last Action: May 17, 1983
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