H.R. 2287 (98th): Department of Defense Authorization Act, 1984


Mar 23, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Enacted as S. 675 (companion bill)

Charles Price

Representative for Illinois's 21st congressional district


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S. 675 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Sep 24, 1983

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 1984 for the Armed Forces for procurement, for research, development, test, and evaluation, and for operation and maintenance, to prescribe personnel strengths for such fiscal year for the Armed Forces and for civilian employees of the Department of Defense, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

3/23/1983--Introduced.Department of Defense Authorization Act, 1984 - TitleI - ProcurementAuthorizes appropriations for FY 1984 for procurement by the armed forces and the defense agencies of aircraft, missiles, weapons, tracked combat ... Read more >

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Mar 23, 1983

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S. 675 (identical)

Enacted — Signed by the President
Sep 24, 1983

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