S. 3455 (111th): Department of Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2011


Jun 4, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 4, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Carl Levin

Senator from Michigan



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Last Updated: Jun 4, 2010
Length: 704 pages

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Full Title

An original bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2011 for military activities of the Department of Defense, to prescribe military personnel strengths for such fiscal year, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

6/4/2010--Reported to Senate without amendment.Department of Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2011 - DivisionA - Department of Defense AuthorizationsTitleI - ProcurementSubtitleA - Authorization of AppropriationsSection101 - Authorizes appropriations for ... Read more >

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Jun 4, 2010

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Jun 4, 2010
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S. 3454 (Related)
National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2011

Failed Cloture
Last Action: Dec 9, 2010

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