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Acts Approved by the President

December 05, 1997

Approved December 1

S. 819 / Public Law 105-122

To designate the United States courthouse at 200 South Washington Street in Alexandria, Virginia, as the "Martin V. B. Bostetter, Jr. United States Courthouse"

S. 833 / Public Law 105-123

To designate the Federal building courthouse at Public Square and Superior Avenue in Cleveland, Ohio, as the "Howard M. Metzenbaum United States Courthouse"

S. 1228 / Public Law 105-124

50 States Commemorative Coin Program Act

S. 1354 / Public Law 105-125

To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to provide for the designation of common carriers not subject to the jurisdiction of a State commission as eligible telecommunications carriers

S. 1378 / Public Law 105-126

To extend the authorization of use of official mail in the location and recovery of missing children, and for other purposes

S. 1417 / Public Law 105-127

Hispanic Cultural Center Act of 1997

S. 1505 / Public Law 105-128

Museum and Library Services Technical and Conforming Amendments of 1997

S. 1507 / Public Law 105-129

To amend the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 1998 to make certain technical corrections

S. 1519 / Public Law 105-130

Surface Transportation Extension Act of 1997

Approved December 2

H.R. 1254 / Public Law 105-131

To designate the United States Post Office building located at 1919 West Bennett Street in Springfield, Missouri, as the "John N. Griesemer Post Office Building"

S. 156 / Public Law 105-132

Lower Brule Sioux Tribe Infrastructure Development Trust Fund Act

S. 476 / Public Law 105-133

To provide for the establishment of not less than 2,500 Boys and Girls Clubs of America facilities by the year 2000

S. 738 / Public Law 105-134

Amtrak Reform and Accountability Act of 1997

S. 1139 / Public Law 105-135

Small Business Reauthorization Act of 1997

S. 1161 / Public Law 105-136

To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to authorize appropriations for refugee and entrant assistance for fiscal years 1998 and 1999

S. 1193 / Public Law 105-137

Aviation Insurance Reauthorization Act of 1997

S. 1559 / Public Law 105-138

To provide for the design, construction, furnishing, and equipping of a Center for Historically Black Heritage within Florida A&M University

S. 1565 / Public Law 105-139

To make technical corrections to the Nicaraguan Adjustment and Central American Relief Act

S.J. Res. 39 / Public Law 105-140

To provide for the convening of the Second Session of the One Hundred Fifth Congress

Approved December 5

H.R. 1493 / Public Law 105-141

To require the Attorney General to establish a program in local prisons to identify, prior to arraignment, criminal aliens and aliens who are unlawfully present in the United States, and for other purposes

H.R. 2626 / Public Law 105-142

To make clarifications to the Pilot Records Improvement Act of 1996, and for other purposes

William J. Clinton, Acts Approved by the President Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project

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