S. 2414 (98th): Department of Defense Authorization Act, 1985


Mar 12, 1984
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 12, 1984, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Tower

Senator from Texas


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 1985 for the Armed Forces for procurement, for research, development, test and evaluation, for operation and maintenance and for working capital funds, 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)

3/12/1984--Introduced.Department of Defense Authorization Act, 1985 - TitleI - ProcurementAuthorizes appropriations for FY 1985 for procurement by the armed forces and the defense agencies of aircraft, missiles, weapons, tracked combat ... Read more >

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Mar 12, 1984

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Related Bills

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S. 2723 (Related)
Omnibus Defense Authorization Act, 1985

Reported by Committee
Last Action: May 24, 1984

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