H.R. 5062 (102nd): To amend title 10, United States Code, to strengthen the requirements with respect to the preparation of independent cost estimates for major defense acquisition programs.


May 5, 1992
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 5, 1992, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Andrew “Andy” Ireland

Representative for Florida's 10th congressional district


About the bill

Summary (CRS)

5/5/1992--Introduced.Bars the Secretary of Defense from approving the full-scale engineering development, or the production and deployment, of a major defense acquisition program unless specified requirements are met (as under current ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 5, 1992

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5062”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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