H.R.1256 - A bill to amend title 14, United States Code, to provide for selective pre-appointment travel to the Coast Guard Academy for cadet applicants.98th Congress (1983-1984)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Jones, Walter B. [D-NC-1] (Introduced 02/03/1983)|
|Committees:||House - Merchant Marine and Fisheries | Senate - Commerce, Science, and Transportation|
|Committee Reports:||H.Rept 98-327|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 08/01/1983 Received in the Senate and read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce. (All Actions)|
This bill has the status Passed House
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Summary: H.R.1256 — 98th Congress (1983-1984)All Information (Except Text)
(Measure passed House, amended)
Passed House amended (08/01/1983)
Authorizes the Secretary of the Department in which the Coast Guard is operating to expend funds for orientation visits to the Academy by cadet applicants.
Makes various technical amendments to the provisions establishing the rank of Commodore in the Coast Guard. Grants the Secretary of Transportation authority to adjust the number of reserve flag officers as needed for planned mobilization purposes.
Empowers the Secretary of Transportation as well as the Secretaries of Defense and Health and Human Services to administer the medical and dental care programs for the Coast Guard.