S. 1029 (99th): National Security Programs Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 1986


Apr 29, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 4, 1985, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Barry Goldwater

Senator from Arizona


About the bill

Full Title

An original bill to authorize appropriations for the military functions of the Department of Defense and to prescribe personnel levels for the Department of Defense for fiscal year 1986, to authorize certain construction at military installations for such fiscal year, to authorize appropriations for the Department of Energy for national security programs for such fiscal year, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

4/29/1985--Introduced.National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 1986 - DivisionA - Department of Defense AuthorizationDepartment of Defense Authorization Act, 1986 - TitleI - ProcurementAuthorizes appropriations for FY 1986 for procurement ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 4, 1985
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Apr 29, 1985

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1029”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Subject Areas
Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 1160 (Related)
Department of Defense Authorization Act, 1986

Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 8, 1985

S. 868 (Related)
Department of Defense Efficiency and Economy Act of 1985

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Apr 4, 1985

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