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Public Law 253: National Security Act of 1947   [open pdf - 13MB]

Alternate Title: P.L. 253: National Security Act of 1947

"An Act to promote the national security by providing for a secretary of Defense; for a national Military Establishment; for a Department of the Army, a Department of the navy, and a Department of the Air Force; and for the coordination of the activities of the National Military Establishment with other departments and agencies of the Government concerned with the national security."

Report Number:Public Law 253; P.L. 253; S. 758
Publisher:United States. Government Printing Office
Date:1947-07-26
Copyright:Public Domain
Retrieved From:Government Printing Office: http://www.gpoaccess.gov/fr/inex.html
Format:pdf
Media Type:application/pdf
URL:https://www.hsdl.org/?view&did=2787
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