S. 674 (99th): Department of Defense Authorization Act, 1986


Mar 18, 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

A bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 1986 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 other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

3/18/1985--Introduced.Department of Defense Authorization Act, 1986 - TitleI - ProcurementAuthorizes appropriations for FY 1986 for procurement by the armed forces and the defense agencies of aircraft, missiles, weapons, tracked combat ... Read more >

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Mar 18, 1985

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Apr 4, 1985
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 674”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
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S. 1029 (Related)
National Security Programs Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 1986

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Apr 4, 1985

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