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Mar 25, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982
This bill was introduced on March 25, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Illinois's 23rd congressional district
Passed House — Jul 29, 1982
A bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 1983 for procurement, for research, development, test, and evaluation, and for operation and maintenance for the Armed Forces, to prescribe personnel strengths for the Armed Forces and for civilian personnel of the Department of Defense, and for other purposes.
3/25/1982--Introduced.Department of Defense Authorization Act, 1983 - TitleI - ProcurementAuthorizes appropriations for the armed forces for FY 1983 for procurement of aircraft, missiles, naval vessels, tracked combat vehicles, torpedoes, and ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5968 — 97th Congress: Department of Defense Authorization Act, 1983. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/97/hr5968
“H.R. 5968 — 97th Congress: Department of Defense Authorization Act, 1983.” www.GovTrack.us. 1982. November 29, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/97/hr5968>
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