H.R. 4428 (99th): National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 1987


Mar 18, 1986
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on August 15, 1986 but was never passed by the Senate.


Leslie Aspin

Representative for Wisconsin's 1st congressional district


See Instead:

S. 2638 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Nov 14, 1986

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 1987 for the Armed Forces for procurement, for research, development, test, and evaluation, for operation and maintenance, and for working capital funds, to prescribe personnel strengths for such fiscal year for the Armed Forces, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

8/15/1986--Passed House amended.(Measure passed House, amended, roll call #358 (255-152)) National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 1987 - DivisionA - Department of Defense AuthorizationDepartment of Defense Authorization Act, 1987 ... Read more >

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Mar 18, 1986

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Jul 24, 1986
Reported by Committee

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Aug 15, 1986
Passed House

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4428”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Subject Areas
Related Bills

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S. 2199 (identical)

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jun 25, 1986

S. 2638 (Related)
National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 1987

Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 14, 1986

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