H.R. 10929 (95th): Department of Defense Appropriation Authorization Act
Feb 14, 1978
95th Congress, 1977–1978
Vetoed (No Override Attempt)
on Aug 17, 1978
This bill was vetoed by the President on August 17, 1978 and Congress did not attempt an override before the end of the Congressional session.
Representative for Illinois's 23rd congressional district
About the bill
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A bill to authorize appropriations during the fiscal year 1979, 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, to authorize the military training student loads, and to authorize appropriations for civil defense, and for other purposes.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 26, 1976
Reported by Committee
Last Action: May 15, 1978
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TO MODIFY THE CARR AMENDMENT (SEE RC 366) OFFERED IN THE NATURE OF A SUBSTITUTE FOR H.R. 10929, BY RESTORING THE AUTHORIZATION LEVELS FOR TITLE II OF THE COMMITTEE BILL, AND ADDING A $29.2 MILLION AUTHORIZATION FOR DEVELOPMENT OF A WIDE-BODIED CRUISE MISSILE CARRIER.May 24, 1978 midnight
unknown 107/297TO OFFER AN AMENDMENT IN THE NATURE OF A SUBSTITUTE FOR H.R. 10929. THE CARR SUBSTITUTE BILL PLACES DOD AUTHORIZATIONS AT THE LEVELS ORIGINALLY REQUESTED BY THE ADMINISTRATION, WITH THE EXCEPTION OF STRIKING THE $911.9 MILLION AUTHORIZATION FOR THE TRIDENT SUBMARINE.May 24, 1978 midnight
unknown 119/291TO AMEND H.R. 10929 BY DELETING THE $8.1 MILLION AUTHORIZATION FOR PURCHASE OF ONE GRUMMAN GULFSTREAM II AIRCRAFT FOR USE BY THE MARINE CORPS.May 24, 1978 midnight
unknown 268/138TO AMEND H.R. 10929 BY STRIKING THE $2.1 BILLION AUTHORIZATION FOR A NUCLEAR-POWERED AIRCRAFT CARRIER (CVN) AND ADDING A $1.5 MILLION AUTHORIZATION FOR A SMALLER, CONVENTIONALLY POWERED AIRCRAFT CARRIER (CVV).May 24, 1978 midnight
unknown 142/267TO AMEND H.R. 10929 BY STRIKING THE ENTIRE $2.1 BILLION AUTHORIZATION FOR A NUCLEAR-POWERED AIRCRAFT CARRIER (CVN).May 24, 1978 midnight
unknown 109/296TO AMEND H.R. 10929 BY ADDING A $29.2 MILLION AUTHORIZATION FOR DEVELOPMENT OF A WIDE-BODIED CRUISE MISSILE CARRIER.May 24, 1978 midnight
unknown 145/246TO AGREE TO A MODIFIED AMENDMENT TO H.R. 10929 THAT PROHIBITS THE REDUCTION OF U.S. ARMY COMBAT TROOPS IN SOUTH KOREA TO LESS THAN 26,000 TROOPS, EXCEPT IN THE CASE OF AN EMERGENCY DECLARED BY THE PRESIDENT.May 24, 1978 midnight
unknown 144/249May 24, 1978 midnight
unknown 324/72TO PASS H.R. 10929, AFTER STRIKING ALL AFTER THE ENACTING CLAUSE AND SUBSTITUTING IN LIEU THEREOF THE TEXT OF S. 2571.Jul 11, 1978 midnight
unknown 87/2THAT THE CONFERENCE COMMITTEE MEETINGS ON H.R. 10929, THE BILL AUTHORIZING APPROPRIATIONS TO THE DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE FOR WEAPONS PROCUREMENT AND MILITARY RESEARCH IN FISCAL YEAR 1979, BE CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC WHEN ANY CLASSIFIED NATIONAL SECURITY INFORMATION IS UNDER CONSIDERATION.Jul 14, 1978 midnight
unknown 312/5TO PASS H.R. 10929, THE BILL AUTHORIZING APPROPRIATIONS TO THE DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE FOR WEAPONS PROCUREMENT FOR FISCAL YEAR 1979, THUS OVERRIDING THE PRESIDENT'S AUG. 17 VETO OF THE BILL.Sep 7, 1978 midnight
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