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Short Titles as Enacted

Arms Control and Disarmament Amendments Act of 1989

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Passed House

Arms Control Authorization Act of 1989

Short Titles as Reported to House

Arms Control Authorization Act of 1989

Short Titles as Introduced

Arms Control Authorization Act of 1989

Short Titles - Senate

Short Titles as Passed Senate

Arms Control and Disarmament Amendments Act of 1989

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To amend the Arms Control and Disarmament Act to authorize appropriations for the Arms Control and Disarmament Agency, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (11)

Date
12/11/1989Became Public Law No: 101-216.
12/11/1989Signed by President.
12/01/1989Presented to President.
11/19/1989Resolving differences -- House actions: On motion that the House agree to the Senate amendment Agreed to without objection.
11/18/1989Passed/agreed to in Senate: Passed Senate with an amendment by Voice Vote.
11/13/1989Senate Committee on Foreign Relations discharged by Unanimous Consent.
10/12/1989Passed/agreed to in House: On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 400 - 11 (Roll no. 287).
09/19/1989Failed of passage/not agreed to in House: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as Failed by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 247 - 170 (Roll no. 234).
06/30/1989Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Armed Services. H. Rept. 101-72, Part II.
05/31/1989Reported to House by the Committee on Foreign Affairs. H. Rept. 99-72, Part I. 1(c), Rule X.
03/20/1989Introduced in House

All Actions (53)

Date Chamber
12/11/1989Became Public Law No: 101-216.
12/11/1989Signed by President.
12/01/1989HousePresented to President.
12/01/1989SenateMeasure Signed in Senate.
11/19/1989SenateMessage on Senate action sent to the House.
11/19/1989-7:43pmHouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
11/19/1989-7:42pmHouseOn motion that the House agree to the Senate amendment Agreed to without objection.
11/19/1989-7:41pmHouseMr. Fascell asked unanimous consent that the House agree to the Senate amendment.
11/18/1989SenatePassed Senate with an amendment by Voice Vote.
11/18/1989SenateAmendment SP 1171 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
11/18/1989SenateS.Amdt.1171 Amendment SP 1171 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
11/18/1989SenateS.Amdt.1171 Proposed by Senator Ford for Senator Pell. In the nature of a substitute.
11/18/1989SenateAmendment SP 1171 proposed by Senator Ford for Senator Pell.
11/18/1989SenateMeasure laid before Senate by unanimous consent.
11/13/1989SenatePlaced on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 376.
11/13/1989SenateSenate Committee on Foreign Relations discharged by Unanimous Consent.
10/17/1989SenateReceived in the Senate and read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.
10/12/1989-2:05pmHouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
10/12/1989-2:04pmHouseOn passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 400 - 11 (Roll no. 287).
10/12/1989-1:40pmHouseThe House adopted the amendment in the nature of a substitute as agreed to by the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union.
10/12/1989-1:39pmHouseThe previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule.
10/12/1989-1:38pmHouseThe House rose from the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union to report H.R. 1495.
10/12/1989-1:37pmHouseH.Amdt.274 On agreeing to the Fascell amendment (A001) as amended Agreed to by voice vote.
10/12/1989-1:13pmHouseH.Amdt.275 On agreeing to the Traficant amendment (A002) Agreed to by voice vote.
10/12/1989-1:13pmHouseH.Amdt.275 Amendment (A002) offered by Mr. Traficant to the Fascell amendment (A001).
10/12/1989-1:11pmHouseH.Amdt.274 Amendment (A001) in the nature of a substitute offered by Mr. Fascell.
10/12/1989-1:03pmHouseGENERAL DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with one hour of general debate.
10/12/1989-1:02pmHouseThe Speaker designated the Honorable Ronald D. Coleman to act as Chairman of the Committee.
10/12/1989-1:02pmHouseHouse resolved itself into the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union pursuant to H. Res. 255 and Rule XXIII.
10/12/1989-1:02pmHouseRule provides for consideration of H.R. 1495 with 1 hour of general debate. Previous question shall be considered as ordered without intervening motions. General debate time will be divided equally between the Committee on Foreign Affairs and the Committee on Armed Services. All points of order for failure to comply with the provisions of clause 5(a) of Rule XXI are waived. Measure will be read by title. Bill is open to amendments. The amendments recommended by the Committee on Armed Services may be considered en bloc as amendments to Title II.
10/12/1989-1:02pmHouseConsidered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 255.
10/12/1989-12:48pmHouseRule H. Res. 255 passed House.
10/03/1989-8:22pmHouseRules Committee Resolution H. Res. 255 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 1495 with 1 hour of general debate. Previous question shall be considered as ordered without intervening motions. General debate time will be divided equally between the Committee on Foreign Affairs and the Committee on Armed Services. All points of order for failure to comply with the provisions of clause 5(a) of Rule XXI are waived. Measure will be read by title. Bill is open to amendments. The amendments recommended by the Committee on Armed Services may be considered en bloc as
09/28/1989HouseFor Further Action See H.R.3361.
09/19/1989-3:44pmHouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
09/19/1989-3:44pmHouseOn motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as Failed by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 247 - 170 (Roll no. 234).
09/19/1989-3:33pmHouseConsidered as unfinished business.
09/19/1989-2:27pmHouseYeas and Nays were ordered. Further proceedings on the motion were postponed.
09/19/1989-1:51pmHouseDEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate.
09/19/1989-1:51pmHouseConsidered under suspension of the rules.
09/19/1989-1:51pmHouseOn ordering a second Agreed to without objection.
09/19/1989-1:51pmHouseMr. Broomfield demanded a second on the motion to suspend the rules.
09/19/1989-1:50pmHouseMr. Fascell moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
06/30/1989HousePlaced on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 80.
06/30/1989HouseReported (Amended) by the Committee on Armed Services. H. Rept. 101-72, Part II.
06/27/1989HouseCommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Action By: Committee on Armed Services
06/27/1989HouseOrdered to be Reported (Amended).
Action By: Committee on Armed Services
05/31/1989HouseReferred sequentially to the House Committee on Armed Services for a period ending not later than June 30, 1989 for consideration of such provisions of the bill as fall within the jurisdiction of the Committee prusuant to clause 1(c), Rule X.
05/31/1989HouseReported to House by the Committee on Foreign Affairs. H. Rept. 99-72, Part I. 1(c), Rule X.
03/23/1989HouseOrdered to be Reported.
Action By: Committee on Foreign Affairs
03/23/1989HouseCommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Action By: Committee on Foreign Affairs
03/20/1989HouseReferred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.
03/20/1989HouseIntroduced in House

Committees (3)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Foreign Affairs03/20/1989 Referred to
03/23/1989 Markup by
05/31/1989 Reported by H.Rept 101-72 Part 1
House Armed Services05/31/1989 Referred to
06/27/1989 Markup by
06/30/1989 Reported by H.Rept 101-72 Part 2
Senate Foreign Relations10/17/1989 Referred to
11/13/1989 Discharged from

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Passed Senate amended (11/18/1989)

Arms Control and Disarmament Amendments Act of 1989 - Title I: Arms Control and Disarmament Agency - Amends the Arms Control and Disarmament Act to authorize appropriations for the Arms Control and Disarmament Agency for FY 1990 and 1991.

Makes the Deputy Director of the Agency responsible for administrative management, intelligence-related activities, security, and the Special Compartmental Intelligence Facility.

Declares that one Agency Special Representative should serve as representative at conventional arms control negotiations and the other as the chief science advisor to the Agency Director.

States that the Agency Director should study and report to the Congress on the advisability of establishing an arms control implementation and compliance resolution bureau or other organizational unit to: (1) manage the implementation of arms control agreements; (2) coordinate the activities of specified commissions; and (3) prepare analyses and policy positions regarding the resolution of arms control compliance questions.

Provides that the President should establish a working group to: (1) examine verification approaches to arms reduction and control agreements; and (2) assess the relevance for such agreements of the verification provisions of the INF Treaty.

Directs the Agency to allocate sufficient resources to develop an information and data base on verification concepts, research, technologies, and systems. Requires the Agency to collect, analyze, and disseminate information on arms control verification and monitoring, including information on: (1) all current U.S. bilateral and multilateral treaties; and (2) prospective arms treaties in the areas of nuclear, conventional, chemical, and space weapons. Directs the Agency to: (1) improve U.S. verification and monitoring activities through the monitoring and support of relevant research and analysis; and (2) provide information on such activities in its annual report to the Congress.

Permits the use of appropriations for expenses of travel of Agency personnel outside the United States that continues beyond the end of a fiscal year.

Directs the Agency Director to study and report to the Congress on steps which could be taken to improve prospects for conversion of portions of U.S. defense industries to nondefense-related activities as opportunities are presented through the achievement of arms control agreements.

Title II: On-Site Inspection Activities - Declares that: (1) the Secretary of Defense should provide to the On-Site Inspection Agency policy guidance formulated through an interagency mechanism established by the President; and (2) the Director of the Arms Control and Disarmament Agency should provide to the interagency mechanism appropriate recommendations for such guidance.

Authorizes appropriations for the On-Site Inspection Agency for FY 1990 and 1991.