H.R.5122 - Department of Defense FY2007 Authorization bill

To authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2007 for military activities of the Department of Defense, to prescribe military personnel strengths for fiscal year 2007, and for other purposes. view all titles (22)

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  • Short: Military Construction Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2007 as enacted.
  • Short: John Warner National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2007 as enacted.
  • Short: G. V. "Sonny" Montgomery National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2007 as passed house.
  • Popular: Department of Defense FY2007 Authorization bill as .
  • Popular: Authorization bill FY2007, Defense Department as .
  • Popular: Authorization bill FY2007, Defense Department.
  • Popular: Department of Defense FY2007 Authorization bill.
  • Short: National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2007 as introduced.
  • Short: Military Construction Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2007 as introduced.
  • Short: National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2007 as reported to house.
  • Short: Homeland Defense Technology Transfer Act of 2006 as reported to house.
  • Short: Joel Hefley Military Construction Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2007 as reported to house.
  • Short: G. V. 'Sonny' Montgomery National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2007 as passed house.
  • Short: Homeland Defense Technology Transfer Act of 2006 as passed house.
  • Short: Joel Hefley Military Construction Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2007 as passed house.
  • Short: John Warner National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2007 as passed senate.
  • Short: Federal Employee Protection of Disclosures Act as passed senate.
  • Short: Heroes at Home Act of 2006 as passed senate.
  • Short: Military Construction Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2007 as passed senate.
  • Short: National Defense Enhancement and National Guard Empowerment Act of 2006 as passed senate.
  • Official: To authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2007 for military activities of the Department of Defense, to prescribe military personnel strengths for fiscal year 2007, and for other purposes. as introduced.
  • Official: To authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2007 for military activities of the Department of Defense, for military construction, and for defense activities of the Department of Energy, to prescribe military personnel strengths for such fiscal year, and for other purposes. as amended by house.
Latest Amendment Status Purpose View All Amendments [21]
 
H.Amdt 823 Offered An amendment numbered 21 printed in House Report 109-461 to require the Department of Defense to equip 100% of U.S. military vehicles operated in Iraq and Afghanistan outside of military compounds with IED jammers by the end of FY07 with funding authorized from funds contained in title XV (bridge fund); require the Department of Defense to submit a report to the Congressional defense committees no later than December 15, 2006 with the plan and cost to achieve this; and as modified, name the Defense Authorization after former Representative G.V. "Sonny" Montgomery.
H.Amdt 822 Pass An amendment numbered 23 printed in House Report 109-461 to express the sense of the Congress that the United States should cooperate with Russia on missile defense. The amendment cites two specific examples of possible avenues of cooperation: (1) testing specific elements of the Missile Defense Agency's detection and tracking equipment through the use of Russian target missiles; and (2) providing early warning radar to the Missile Defense Agency by using Russian radar data.
H.Amdt 821 Offered An amendment comprised of the following amendments printed in House Report 109-461 offered en bloc: Numbers 18, 11, 12, and 14. The amendments en bloc provide for additional oversight and accountability of Department of Defense contractors deployed in Iraq and Afghanistan; would make retroactive DOD regulations for contractors issued in October 2005, on previously issued contracts, upon any option extension; would implement a policy for conducting comprehensive background checks on foreign nationals hired by contractors operating outside the United States; would require a DOD Inspector General report on contractor overcharges, and require that there are sufficient contracting officers assigned to oversee and monitor contracts in Iraq and Afghanistan; require the Secretary of Defense, in coordination with the Secretary of Homeland Security and State governments to develop detailed operational plans regarding the use authorities, known as Defense Support to Civil Authorities missions; provide that no more than 20% of a uniformed service member's paycheck can be garnished in a single pay period to recover overpayments that have occurred through no fault of the service member; provide a 90-day grace period before overpayment recovery can begin from service members who are wounded or injured, or who incur an illness, in a combat o.eration or combat zone; and expresses the sense of Congress that the Department of Defense should provide compensation to American veterans who were captured while in service to the United States Armed Forces on the peninsula of Bataan or the island of Corregidor, survived the Bataan Death March during World War II, and have not received previous compensation provided to other prisoners of war.
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Oct 17, 2006Became Public Law No: 109-364.
Oct 17, 2006Signed by President.
Oct 05, 2006Presented to President.

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