Legislative Wrap-up of the 107th Congress, 2nd Session

Miller, Jeremy M.
January 2003
Sea Power;Jan2003, Vol. 46 Issue 1, p58
Presents information on a legislative bill passed by the U.S. Dept. of Defense during the 2nd session of the 107th Congress. Allocation of defense spending under H.R. 5010 the Defense Appropriations Act; Directive of the S. 1214 Maritime Transportation Security Act of 2002, to conduct port-vulnerability assessments both on a systematic basis; Provision of funds for budgetary resources in H.R. 559/S. 2808.


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