There is one summary for H.R.1770. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (05/09/2001)

Prohibits the Secretary of the Army from contracting for the purchase of berets, authorizing or requiring the wearing of berets, or issuing a beret for use as standard army headgear until the Secretary certifies that any shortfall of army ammunition has been eliminated.

Makes the prohibition inapplicable to army specialized units for which the wearing of berets is specifically authorized.