Summary: S.1170 — 94th Congress (1975-1976)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in Senate (03/12/1975)

Arms Control and Disarmament Act Amendments - Title I: Amendments to Arms Control and Disarmament Act - Authorizes the United States Arms Control and Disarmament Agency to conduct the activities necessary to arms control and disarmament.

Provides that the Director of such Agency shall be a member of the National Security Council.

Directs the President to appoint a General Advisory Committee to consist of fifteen members to advise the President, the Secretary of State, appropriate committees of the Congress, and the Disarmament Director with respect to arms control, disarmament, and world peace.

Requires an impact statement in advance of any program of research and development with respect to armament for which the total cost of the program is estimated to exceed $250,000,000 or $50,000,000 annually.

Title II: Conforming Amendments To Other Acts - Makes conforming amendments to the Mutual Security Act of 1954, the Foreign Military Sales Act, and the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961.