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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Sponsor and status
May 11, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984
Died in a previous Congress
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
- See Instead:
S. 675 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Sep 24, 1983
May 11, 1983
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May 11, 1983
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Jul 27, 1983
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
H.R. 2969 (98th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 98th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1983 to Oct 12, 1984. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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