Apr 14, 1986
99th Congress, 1985–1986
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 6, 1986, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Arizona
About the bill
An original bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to reorganize and strengthen certain elements of the Department of Defense, to improve the military advice provided the President, the National Security Council, and the Secretary of Defense, to enhance the effectiveness of military operation, to increase attention to the formulation of strategy and to contingency planning, to provide for the more efficient use of resources, to strengthen civilian authority in the Department of Defense, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
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.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 2295 — 99th Congress: Barry Goldwater Department of Defense Reorganization Act of 1986. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/s2295
“S. 2295 — 99th Congress: Barry Goldwater Department of Defense Reorganization Act of 1986.” www.GovTrack.us. 1986. August 23, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/s2295>
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