S. 537 (99th): Military Construction Authorization Act, 1986


Feb 28, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 4, 1985, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Strom Thurmond

Senator from South Carolina


See Instead:

H.R. 1409 (same title)
Passed House — Oct 16, 1985

S. 1042 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Dec 3, 1985

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to authorize certain construction at military installations for fiscal year 1986, and for other purposes.

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Feb 28, 1985

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Apr 4, 1985
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1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Related Bills

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H.R. 1409 (identical)

Passed House
Last Action: Oct 16, 1985

S. 1042 (Related)
Military Construction Authorization Act, 1986

Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 3, 1985

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