Measures Introduced: Eleven bills and one resolution were introduced, as follows: S. 2214-2224, and S. Con. Res. 92.
Export Administration Act: Senate began consideration of S. 1712, to provide authority to control exports, taking action on the following amendment proposed thereto:
Reid Amendment No. 2883, to amend the National Defense Authorization Act for fiscal year 1998 with respect to export controls on high performance computers.
Subsequently, the bill was returned to the Senate calendar.
FAA Authorization Conference Report: By 82 yeas to 17 nays (Vote No. 35), Senate agreed to the conference report on H.R. 1000, to amend title 49, United States Code, to reauthorize programs of the Federal Aviation Administration.
Pages S1247-67, S1300-01
During today’s proceedings, the Senate also took the following actions:
By 86 yeas to 13 nays (Vote No. 36), three-fifths of those Senators duly chosen
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