National Missile Defense Act of 1997 (Introduced in the Senate)

S 7 IS

105th CONGRESS

1st Session

S. 7

To establish a United States policy for the deployment of a national missile defense system, and for other purposes.

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

January 21, 1997

Mr. LOTT (for himself, Mr. THURMOND, Mr. SMITH of New Hampshire, Mr. WARNER, Mr. KYL, Mr. COCHRAN, Mr. ABRAHAM, Mr. ALLARD, Mr. ASHCROFT, Mr. COVERDELL, Mr. CRAIG, Mr. DEWINE, Mr. DOMENICI, Mr. ENZI, Mr. FAIRCLOTH, Mr. GRAMS, Mr. HAGEL, Mr. HATCH, Mr. HELMS, Mrs. HUTCHISON, Mr. HUTCHINSON, Mr. INHOFE, Mr. MURKOWSKI, Mr. NICKLES, Mr. SESSIONS, and Mr. KEMPTHORNE) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Armed Services


A BILL

To establish a United States policy for the deployment of a national missile defense system, and for other purposes.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. NATIONAL MISSILE DEFENSE POLICY.

SEC. 3. NATIONAL MISSILE DEFENSE SYSTEM ARCHITECTURE.

SEC. 4. IMPLEMENTATION OF NATIONAL MISSILE DEFENSE SYSTEM.

SEC. 5. REPORT ON PLAN FOR NATIONAL MISSILE DEFENSE SYSTEM DEVELOPMENT AND DEPLOYMENT.

SEC. 6. POLICY REGARDING THE ABM TREATY.

SEC. 7. DEFINITIONS.