Accession Number : ADA214408

Title :   Congressional Involvement and Relations.

Descriptive Note : Second edition,

Corporate Author : DEFENSE SYSTEMS MANAGEMENT COLL FORT BELVOIR VA

Personal Author(s) : Jones, Wilbur D., Jr

Report Date : JUL 1989

Pagination or Media Count : 98

Abstract : This guide is written to assist program managers achieving the necessary understanding of congressional involvement and relations with DOD. It describes how the congress is organized and structured to carry out its two major responsibilities in dealing with DOD: the legislative process and the oversight function. This guide covers congressional involvement in the DOD weapon system acquisitions process. Contents: Book I - Anatomy of the Congress; Book II - The Congress and the Legislative Process; and Book III - The Congress and the Oversight Function. (jhd)

Descriptors :   *LEGISLATION, *MILITARY PROCUREMENT, ACQUISITION, CONGRESS, WEAPON SYSTEMS, CONTRACT ADMINISTRATION, DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE.

Subject Categories : Government and Political Science

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE