Military Construction Appropriations for Fiscal Year 1994
Excerpt from Military Construction Appropriations for Fiscal Year 1994: Hearings Before a Subcommittee of the Committee on Appropriations, United States Senate, One Hundred Third Congress, First Session, on H. R. 2446, an Act Making Appropriations for Military Construction for the Department of Defense for the Fiscal Year End The subcommittee met at 10 a.m., in room SD-192, Dirksen Senate Office Building, Hon. Jim Sasser (chairman) presiding. Present: Senators Sasser, Grorton, and Stevens. Department Of Defense Military Construction, Family Housing, and the Base Closure Accounts Department of the Army Statement of Paul W. Johnson, deputy assistant secretary of the army for installations and housing Accompanied By: Maj. Gen. John F. Sobke, Deputy Chief Of Engineers, Department Of The Army Brig. Gen. John R. D'Araujo, Jr., Director, Army National Guard Brig. Gen. Thomas J. Kilmartin, Deputy Chief, Army Reserve Col. William T. Harvey, Chief, Base Realignment And Closure Office Opening Statement Of Hon. Jim Sasser Senator Sasser. The subcommittee will come to order. Today we begin hearings on the fiscal year 1994 budget request for military construction, family housing, and the base closure accounts. Now, the requests before us total $9,594,000,000. This overall request is $1,205,000,000 above last years appropriation, an increase of 14 percent. Now, before I get to our witnesses, we have been joined this morning by Senator Stevens, our friend from Alaska. Let me turn to him and see if he has any opening comments or opening statements. Senator Stevens. No; thank you, Mr. Chairman. It is nice to be with you. Senator Sasser. Thank you. Senator. This morning we will hear from both the Army and the Navy. We will hear from the Army first. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.