Summary: S.1863 — 95th Congress (1977-1978)All Information (Except Text)

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Conference report filed in House (10/28/1977)

(Conference report filed in House, H. Rept. 95-777)

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.