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TODAY'S APPOINTMENTS

SECRETARY OF DEFENSE WILLIAM S. COHEN

Scheduled Meetings

DEPUTY SECRETARY OF DEFENSE JOHN HAMRE

Scheduled Meetings

MEDIA EVENTS

DoD News Briefing at 1:30 p.m.

PUBLIC AFFAIRS RELEASES FOR SEPTEMBER 15, 1999

1 BT Contracts
2 BT Department Of Defense Protects Aircraft, Vessels,

People From Hurricane Floyd

3 BT Nine State Chairpersons Appointed For ESGR
4 BT Secretary Cohen On National Security Commission

Report

5 BT Department of Defense Prepares to Support Hurricane Floyd

Recovery

6 TSCPT DoD News Briefing - Mr. Frank Kramer, ASD Int'l Security Affairs
7 TSCPT Press Conference with the Director of the Zvezdochka Ship Yard in

Russia

CONGRESSIONAL

House

  • The House is scheduled to meet at 10:00 a.m. for Legislative Business and may
  • consider the following measures:
  • S. 1059, FY00 Defense Authorization Conference Report
  • HR 1551, Civil Aviation Research and Development Authorization Act
  • HR1655, DoE Research, Development and Demonstration Authorization Act
  • HR 2490, FY00 Treasury/ Postal Service Appropriations Conference Report
  • HR 1402, A bill to require the Secretary of Agriculture to implement the Class I milk

price structure known as Option 1-A as part of the implementation of the final rule to

consolidate Federal milk.

Senate

The Senate schedule is uncertain.

Committees

9/16/1999
1400
219 Hart
Intelligence Matters - Senate Select Committee on Intelligence CLOSED Witnesses: None from DoD re: pending intelligence matters.

DUTY OFFICER FOR SEPTEMBER 16, 1999 - LTC Van de Steeg

Pager number: (800) 341-2470

Cellular phone: (703) 405-4715

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09/16/1999
PAC-3 TEST SUCCESFUL The Ballistic Missile Defense Organization and the U.S. Army today conducted a successful intercept test of the PATRIOT Advanced Capability-3 (PAC-3) missile at the White Sands Missile Range, N.M. this morning at 7:26 a.m. Mountain Time. Test objectives included a body-to-body intercept of a...


09/16/1999
Secretary Cohen will Address Members of Congressional Black Caucas Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen will make remarks to congressional, business, and community leaders attending the Congressional Black Caucus Reception tomorrow evening at 7:25 p.m. EDT in the Dumbarton Room, Four Season Hotel, 2800 Pennsylvania Avenue, Washington, D.C.

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