S. 920 (94th): Department of Defense Appropriation Authorization Act


Mar 3, 1975
94th Congress, 1975–1976

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 19, 1975, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Stennis

Senator from Mississippi


See Instead:

H.R. 6674 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Oct 7, 1975

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to authorize appropriations during the fiscal year 1976, and the period of July 1, 1976, through September 30, 1976, for procurement of aircraft, missiles, naval vessels, tracked combat vehicles, torpedoes, and other weapons, and research, development, test and evaluation for the Armed Forces, and to prescribe the authorized personnel strength for each active duty component and of the Selected Reserve of each Reserve component of the Armed Forces and of civilian personnel of the Department of Defense, and to authorize the military training student loads.

Summary (CRS)

6/6/1975--Indefinitely postponed in Senate.(Measure indefinitely postponed in Senate, H.R. 6674 passed in lieu) Department of Defense Appropriation Authorization Act - =TitleI - Procurement=Authorizes appropriations for fiscal year 1976 for the ... Read more >

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Mar 3, 1975

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May 19, 1975
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Related Bills

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S. 3000 (93rd) was a previous version of this bill.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: May 29, 1974

S. 1210 (95th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 1, 1977

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