TITLE

A Goldwater-Nichols Act for the U.S. Government: Institutionalizing the Interagency Process

AUTHOR(S)
Gorman, Martin J.; Krongard, Alexander
PUB. DATE
October 2005
SOURCE
JFQ: Joint Force Quarterly;Autumn2005, Issue 39, p51
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article suggests that an Act similar to the 1986 Goldwater-Nichols Department of Defense Reorganization Act of the U.S. for the institutionalizing the Interagency Process. The Goldwater-Nichols Act enhanced the authority of the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and the unified combatant commands to create a major impetus for the military to operate more efficiently and effectively. There have been broad discussions about similar legislation for the Federal Government over the year 2004.
ACCESSION #
19568163

 

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