H.R. 3145 (98th): A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to place the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff in the national military chain of command and to remove limitations on the Joint Staff of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.

Introduced:
May 25, 1983 (98th Congress, 1983–1984)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Charles Price
Representative for Illinois's 21st congressional district
Party
Democrat
Related Bills
H.R. 3718 (Related)
Joint Chiefs of Staff Reorganization Act of 1983

Passed House
Last Action: Oct 17, 1983

 
Status

This bill was introduced on May 25, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced May 25, 1983
Referred to Committee May 25, 1983
 
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Cosponsors
1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
Committees

House Armed Services

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5/25/1983--Introduced.
Establishes the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff after the Secretary of Defense in the chain of combatant commands. Eliminates the numerical restriction on the Joint Staff of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. Sets forth the terms and conditions of service on the Joint Staff by officer personnel.

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