S.1863 - An Act to authorize appropriations during fiscal year 1978, in addition to amounts previously authorized, for procurement of aircraft and missiles for the Navy and the Air Force and for research, development, test, and evaluation for the Air Force and the Defense agencies, and for other purposes.95th Congress (1977-1978)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Stennis, John C. [D-MS] (Introduced 07/14/1977)(by request)|
|Committees:||Senate - Armed Services|
|Committee Reports:||S.Rept 95-455; H.Rept 95-777|
|Latest Action:||11/15/1977 Public Law 95-184. (All Actions)|
|Roll Call Votes:||There has been 1 roll call vote|
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Summary: S.1863 — 95th Congress (1977-1978)All Information (Except Text)
(Conference report filed in House, H. Rept. 95-777)
Conference report filed in House (10/28/1977)
Department of Defense Supplemental Appropriation Authorization Act - =Title I: Procurement= - Authorizes supplemental appropriations for fiscal year 1978 for the procurement of aircraft and missiles by the Navy and the Air Force.
=Title II: Research, Development, Test and Evaluation= - Authorizes supplemental appropriations for fiscal year 1978 for research, development, test, and evaluation by the Air Force and the Defense agencies.
Asserts the readiness of the Congress to consider such modifications in the U.S. cruise missile programs as the President may recommend to facilitate arms limitation negotiations.