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Mar 21, 1986
99th Congress, 1985–1986
This bill was introduced on June 25, 1986, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Virginia
A bill to authorize for the Department of Energy for national security programs for fiscal year 1987 and fiscal year 1988, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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Reported by Committee
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2218”). 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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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 8, 1986
Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 14, 1986
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 2218 — 99th Congress: National Security Programs Authorization Act for Fiscal Years 1987 and 1988. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/s2218
“S. 2218 — 99th Congress: National Security Programs Authorization Act for Fiscal Years 1987 and 1988.” www.GovTrack.us. 1986. February 8, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/s2218>
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