Passed House — Oct 9, 2015
Last Action: On passage Passed by recorded vote: 261 - 159 (Roll no. 549).
Explanation: This bill passed in the House on October 9, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Feb 28, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986
This bill was introduced on April 4, 1985, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from South Carolina
Passed House — Oct 16, 1985
Enacted — Signed by the President — Dec 3, 1985
A bill to authorize certain construction at military installations for fiscal year 1986, and for other purposes.
2/28/1985--Introduced.Military Construction Authorization Act, 1986 - TitleI - ArmyAuthorizes the Secretary of the Army to acquire real property, carry out military construction projects, and construct or acquire family housing units ... Read more >
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Companion Bill — Passed House
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1409 (99th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on S. 537 (99th).
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 537”). 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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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Last Action: Oct 16, 1985
Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 3, 1985
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 537 — 99th Congress: Military Construction Authorization Act, 1986. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/s537
“S. 537 — 99th Congress: Military Construction Authorization Act, 1986.” www.GovTrack.us. 1985. October 10, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/s537>
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