Summary: H.R.11575 — 93rd Congress (1973-1974)All Information (Except Text)

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Public Law No: 93-238 (01/02/1974)


Department of Defense Appropriations Act - Makes appropriations for the Defense Department for fiscal 1974.

Limits the amount available to support Vietnamese and other free world forces in support of Vietnamese forces and local forces in Laos. Prohibits such funds from being used to support Vietnamese or other free world forces in actions designed to provide military support and assistance to Cambodia or Laos.

Provides that none of the funds shall be used to finance U.S. combat activities in, over, or from off the shores of North Vietnam, South Vietnam, Laos, or Cambodia.

Provides that none of the funds contained in this Act shall be used to furnish petroleum fuels produced in the continental United States in Southeast Asia for use by non-United States nationals.