Navy Force Structure and Shipbuilding Plans: Background and Issues for Congress Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Navy Force Structure and Shipbuilding Plans: Background and Issues for Congress

Creator

  • Author: O'Rourke, Ronald
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Specialist in Naval Affairs

Publisher

  • Name: Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service.
    Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
    Additional Info: Congressional Research Service, Library of Congress

Date

  • Creation: 2014-04-07

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: This report provides background information and presents potential issues for Congress concerning the Navy's ship force-structure goals and shipbuilding plans, including the planned size of the Navy, the rate of Navy ship procurement, and prospective affordability. Congressional decisions on Navy shipbuilding programs can substantially affect Navy capabilities and funding requirements, and the U.S. shipbuilding industrial base.
  • Physical Description: 45 pages.

Subject

  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Defense policy
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Transportation
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Budgets
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Shipbuilding -- U.S.
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Government spending -- U.S.

Primary Source

  • Item is not a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States

Collection

  • Name: Congressional Research Service Reports
    Code: CRSR

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Report

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • CRS Report Number: RL32665
  • Accession or Local Control No: RL32665_2014Apr07
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc306501