Chapter 3 Issues For Further Consideration The Future of the Base Closure and Realignment Process Under current law, this Report of the 1995 Defense Base Closure and Realignment Commission represents the final opportunity for the Defense Department to close or realign military installations in the United States under the expedited process established in the Defense […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Chapter 4 Previous Base Closure Rounds HISTORY OF BASE CLOSURE Closing military installations has always been a difficult process. Whether closures are designed to reduce military overhead, enhance readiness and modernization, or reflect the realities of changing international threats, the impact of these decisions on local communities can be dramatic and painful. Additionally, the decision-making […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Chapter 5The 1995 Process and Procedures Composition of the 1995 Defense Base Closure and Realignment Commission The commissioners chosen to serve on the 1995 round of the Defense Base Closure and Realignment Commission have diverse backgrounds in public service, business, and the military. In accordance with the enacting statute, two commissioners were nominated in consultation […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Appendix A Abbreviations AAA Army Audit Agency AAP Army Ammunition Plant ABM Anti-Ballistic Missile AFAA Air Force Audit Agency AFB Air Force Base AFEWES Air Force Electronic Warfare Evaluation Simulator AFMC Air Force Materiel Command AFRES Air Force Reserve AGB Air Guard Base AGS Air Guard Station ALC Air Logistics Center AMSA Area Maintenance Support […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Appendix B Definitions The Secretary of Defense used the following terms in developing the 1995 Recommendations to the Commission: Close: All missions of the base will cease or be relocated. All personnel (military, civilian, and contractor) will either be eliminated or relocated. The entire base will be excessed and the property disposed. Note: A caretaker […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Appendix C Section 2687, Title 10, United States Code § 2687. Base closures and realignments (a) Notwithstanding any other provision of law, no action may be taken to effect or implement: (1) the closure of any military installation at which at least 300 civilian personnel are authorized to be employed; (2) any realignment with respect […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Appendix D 1988 Charter: Defense Secretary's Commission on Base Realignment and Closure In accordance with the provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, as amended (5 U.S.C. App. I), a Commission on Base Realignment and Closure is hereby ordered as follows: Section 1. Establishment. There is established the Defense Secretarys Commission on Base Realignment and […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Appendix F Defense Base Closure and Realignment Act of 1990 Public Law 101-510, 10 U.S.C. 2687 Note PDF Version Available Here Enacted November 5, 1990 As amended by the National Defense Authorization Acts for Fiscal Years 1992/1993 (P.L. 102-311), 1993 (P.L. 102-484), 1994 (P.L. 103-106), 1995 (P.L. 103-337), and the Base Closure Community Redevelopment […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Appendix GForce Structure Plan This appendix is taken verbatim from the Department of Defense Base Closure and Realignment Report, March 1995. BACKGROUND Public Law 101-510 requires the Secretary of Defense to submit to the Congress and the Commission a force structure plan for fiscal years 1995 through 2001. The force structure plan which follows incorporates […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Appendix H Final Selection Criteria MILITARY VALUE (Given overall priority consideration) 1. The current and future mission requirements and the impact on operational readiness of the Department of Defenses total force. 2. The availability and condition of land, facilities, and associated airspace at both the existing and potential receiving locations. 3. The ability to accommodate […]Continue Reading... No Comments.