Accession Number:

ADA341822

Title:

The Report of the Department of Defense on Base Realignment and Closure

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

JOINT CHIEFS OF STAFF WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1998-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

152.0

Abstract:

The Department of Defense DoD is providing this report to explain how the new legal authorities for base realignment and closure requested in conjunction with the Departments Defense Reform Initiative and the fiscal year 1999 budget will, cut waste, generate savings needed to sustain readiness and accelerate modernization, adapt the base structure to the dynamic security challenges of the 21st Century. DoD is also providing this report in response to Section 2824 of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 1998. Section 2824 requires DoD to re port to the Congress the cost and savings from previously approved domestic military base closures and realignments, certain information related to its proposal for additional closures and realignments, and other information related to installations. The text of Section 2824 is reproduced in Appendix A.

Subject Categories:

  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE