Enacted — Signed by the President — Jun 29, 2015
Last Action: Signed by President.
Explanation: This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on June 29, 2015.
Apr 3, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986
This bill was introduced on April 4, 1985, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Texas
A bill to define allowable cost reimbursement under contracts of the Department of Defense; to control the cost of spare parts acquisition under Department of Defense contracts; to authorize greater financial and criminal penalties for false claims; to make inapplicable to the Department of Defense certain provisions of law that limit the ability of the Department of Defense to purchase labor competitively; to remove restrictions on the authority of the Secretary of Defense to contract out; and to authorize expidited procedures for closing or realigning military installations when the national budget provides for deficit financing of Federal Government operations.
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Last Action: Apr 4, 1985
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 868 — 99th Congress: Department of Defense Efficiency and Economy Act of 1985. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/s868
“S. 868 — 99th Congress: Department of Defense Efficiency and Economy Act of 1985.” www.GovTrack.us. 1985. July 4, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/s868>
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