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Apr 14, 1986
99th Congress, 1985–1986
This bill was introduced on March 6, 1986, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Arizona
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.
5/7/1986--Indefinitely postponed in Senate.(Measure indefinitely postponed in Senate, H. R. 3622 passed in lieu) Barry Goldwater Department of Defense Reorganization Act of 1986 - TitleI - Department of DefenseAmends Federal ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). 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. October 10, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/s2295>
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