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- Full Title
A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to strengthen the position of Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and to provide for more efficient and effective operation of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.
- Summary (CRS)
4/22/1985--Introduced.Joint Chiefs of Staff Reorganization Act of 1985 - Establishes the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff after the Secretary of Defense in the national military chain of command.Provides ...
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Apr 22, 1985
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Goldwater-Nichols Department of Defense Reorganization Act of 1986
Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 1, 1986
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 2165 — 99th Congress: Joint Chiefs of Staff Reorganization Act of 1985. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/hr2165
“H.R. 2165 — 99th Congress: Joint Chiefs of Staff Reorganization Act of 1985.” www.GovTrack.us. 1985. October 5, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/hr2165>
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