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.
Number Date Offered Status Purpose
 
H.Amdt 823 May 11th 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. (View on THOMAS)
H.Amdt 822 May 11th 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. (View on THOMAS)
H.Amdt 821 May 11th 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. (View on THOMAS)
H.Amdt 820 May 11th Pass An amendment numbered 10 printed in House Report 109-461 to authorize the Secretary of Defense to prescribe regulations under which the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Special Operations and Low Intensity Conflict may award a fellowship to eligible persons. (View on THOMAS)
H.Amdt 819 May 11th Fail An amendment numbered 22 printed in House Report 109-461 to restructure the missile defense program to be consistent with a Congressional Budget Office (CBO) alternative proposal; to prohibit the deployment of: (1) Ground-Based Midcourse Defense beyond the authorized systems; and (2) any space-based interceptors; and reduce the Missile Defense Agency's (MDA's) $9.3 billion budget by $4.747 billion so as to still enable the MDA to focus on research and development as well as testing and upgrades to current systems. (View on THOMAS)
H.Amdt 818 May 11th Pass An amendment numbered 13 printed in House Report 109-461 to direct the Secretary of Defense, in consultation with the Secretary of Veterans Affairs and the Secretary of Health and Human Services, to conduct a comprehensive study of the health effects of exposure to depleted uranium munitions. (View on THOMAS)
H.Amdt 817 May 11th Offered An amendment numbered 9 printed in House Report 109-461 to authorize the Army and the National Guard Bureau to contract with a United States contractor to perform the RESET of the CH-47 helicopters assigned to the Nevada and Oregon National Guard in order to reduce the non-operational rate of their CH-47 fleet. (View on THOMAS)
H.Amdt 816 May 11th Pass An amendment numbered 7 printed in House Report 109-461 to express the sense of Congress that the Secretary of the Army should consider conveying the U.S. Army Reserve Center in Marshall, Texas to the Marshall-Harrison County Veterans Association for the purpose of erecting a veterans memorial, creating a park, and converting the present building to veterans museum to recognize and honor the accomplishments of our Armed Forces. (View on THOMAS)
H.Amdt 815 May 11th Pass An amendment numbered 15 printed in House Report 109-461 to call for the Secretary of Defense to include as part of the 2006 update to the Mobility Capability Study a comprehensive analysis of future airlift and sealift mobility requirements. The study will examine both the strategic and intra-theater mobility requirements with full consideration of all aspects of the National Security Strategy, and will analyze low, medium, and high risk alternatives. The new analysis must be delivered to Congress by February 1, 2007. (View on THOMAS)
H.Amdt 814 May 11th Pass An amendment numbered 8 printed in House Report 109-461 to authorize the Secretary of Defense to assign members of the Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marine Corps, under certain circumstances and subject to certain conditions, to assist the Department of Homeland Security (upon its request) in the performance of border protection functions. (View on THOMAS)

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