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Military Construction Appropriations, FY2003 bill (Identified by CRS)

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Military Construction Appropriations Act, 2003

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Short Titles as Passed House

Military Construction Appropriations Act, 2003

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Military Construction Appropriations Act, 2003

Short Titles as Introduced

Military Construction Appropriations Act, 2003

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Making appropriations for military construction, family housing, and base realignment and closure for the Department of Defense for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2003, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (11)

Date Actions Overview
10/23/2002Became Public Law No: 107-249. (TXT | PDF)
10/23/2002Signed by President.
10/18/2002Presented to President.
10/11/2002Conference report agreed to in Senate: Senate agreed to conference report by Unanimous Consent.(consideration: CR 10/10/2002 S10396-10397)
10/10/2002Conference report agreed to in House: On agreeing to the conference report Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 419 - 0 (Roll no. 458).
10/09/2002Conference committee actions: Conferees agreed to file conference report.
10/09/2002Conference report filed: Conference report H. Rept. 107-731 filed.(text of conference report: CR H7345-7375)
07/18/2002Passed/agreed to in Senate: Passed Senate in lieu of S.2709 with an amendment by Yea-Nay Vote. 96 - 3. Record Vote Number: 181.(consideration: CR S6972-6976)
06/27/2002Passed/agreed to in House: On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 426 - 1 (Roll no. 277).
06/25/2002The House Committee on Appropriations reported an original measure, H. Rept. 107-533, by Mr. Hobson.
06/25/2002Introduced in House

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Date Chamber All Actions
10/23/2002Became Public Law No: 107-249. (TXT | PDF)
10/23/2002Signed by President.
10/18/2002HousePresented to President.
10/11/2002SenateMessage on Senate action sent to the House.
10/11/2002SenateSenate agreed to conference report by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR 10/10/2002 S10396-10397)
10/10/2002-5:09pmHouseOn agreeing to the conference report Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 419 - 0 (Roll no. 458).
10/10/2002-5:09pmHouseMotions to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
10/10/2002-4:41pmHouseThe previous question was ordered without objection.
10/10/2002-4:39pmHouseDEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on the conference report to accompany H.R. 5011.
10/10/2002-4:39pmHouseMr. Hobson brought up conference report H. Rept. 107-731 for consideration under the provisions of H. Res. 578. (consideration: CR H7813-7818)
10/10/2002-4:38pmHouseRule H. Res. 578 passed House.
10/10/2002SenateConference papers: Senate report and manager's statement and message on House action held at the desk in Senate.
10/10/2002-7:44amHouseRules Committee Resolution H. Res. 578 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of the conference report to H.R. 5011 with 1 hour of general debate.
10/09/2002-5:40pmConferees agreed to file conference report.
Action By: Joint
10/09/2002-4:39pmHouseConference report H. Rept. 107-731 filed. (text of conference report: CR H7345-7375)
09/10/2002-10:54amHouseThe Speaker appointed conferees: Hobson, Walsh, Miller, Dan, Aderholt, Granger, Goode, Skeen, Vitter, Young (FL), Olver, Edwards, Farr, Boyd, Dicks, and Obey.
09/10/2002-10:54amHouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
09/10/2002-10:54amHouseOn motion that the House instruct conferees Agreed to by voice vote.
09/10/2002-10:54amHouseDEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on the motion to instruct on H.R. 5011. The instructions contained in the motion seek to require the managers on the part of the House to insist on the higher of House or Senate funding levels, with regard to funding for planning, design, construction, alterations and improvements of military facilities; including environmental remediation, barracks, hospitals, childcare facilities and family housing.
09/10/2002-10:54amHouseMr. Olver moved that the House instruct conferees.
09/10/2002-10:53amHouseOn motion that the House disagree to the Senate amendment, and agree to a conference Agreed to without objection. (consideration: CR H6137)
09/10/2002-10:52amHouseMr. Hobson asked unanimous consent that the House disagree to the Senate amendment, and agree to a conference.
07/18/2002SenateSee also S. 2709.
07/18/2002SenateMessage on Senate action sent to the House.
07/18/2002SenateSenate insists on its amendment, asks for a conference, appoints conferees Feinstein; Inouye; Johnson; Landrieu; Reid; Byrd; Hutchison; Burns; Craig; DeWine; Stevens.
07/18/2002SenatePassed Senate in lieu of S.2709 with an amendment by Yea-Nay Vote. 96 - 3. Record Vote Number: 181. (consideration: CR S6972-6976)
07/17/2002SenateThe bill was read a third time by Unanimous Consent.
07/17/2002SenateS.Amdt.4306 Amendment SA 4306 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
07/17/2002SenateS.Amdt.4306 Amendment SA 4306 proposed by Senator Feinstein. (consideration: CR S6933; text: CR S6933) To provide funding for military construction projects.
07/17/2002SenateSenate struck all after the Enacting Clause and substituted the language of S.2709.
07/17/2002SenateMeasure laid before Senate by unanimous consent. (consideration: CR S6931-6934)
07/08/2002SenateRead twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 486.
06/28/2002SenateReceived in the Senate.
06/27/2002-6:36pmHouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
06/27/2002-6:36pmHouseOn passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 426 - 1 (Roll no. 277).
06/27/2002-6:13pmHouseThe House adopted the amendment as agreed to by the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union.
06/27/2002-6:13pmHouseThe previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule.
06/27/2002-6:12pmHouseThe House rose from the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union to report H.R. 5011.
06/27/2002-6:11pmHouseH.Amdt.518 On agreeing to the Collins amendment (A001) Agreed to by voice vote.
06/27/2002-6:10pmHouseH.Amdt.518 Amendment (A001) offered by Mr. Collins. (consideration: CR H4153; text: CR H4153)
06/27/2002-5:55pmHouseGENERAL DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with one hour of general debate on H.R. 5011.
06/27/2002-5:55pmHouseThe Speaker designated the Honorable Paul E. Gillmor to act as Chairman of the Committee.
06/27/2002-5:55pmHouseHouse resolved itself into the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union pursuant to H. Res. 462 and Rule XXIII.
06/27/2002-5:54pmHouseRule provides for consideration of H.R. 5011 with 1 hour of general debate. Previous question shall be considered as ordered without intervening motions except motion to recommit with or without instructions. The rule waives clause 2 of rule XXI (prohibiting unauthorized or legislative provisions in an appropriations bill) against provisions in the bill. Measure will be read by paragraph. Bill is open to amendments. The rule authorizes the Chairman of the Committee of the Whole to accord priority in recognition to Members who have pre-printed their amendments in the Congressional Record. The rule provides that H. Res. 421 be laid upon the table.
06/27/2002-5:54pmHouseConsidered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 462. (consideration: CR H4143-4154; text of measure as reported in House: CR H4151-4153)
06/27/2002-5:53pmHouseRule H. Res. 462 passed House.
06/26/2002-7:28pmHouseRules Committee Resolution H. Res. 462 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 5011 with 1 hour of general debate. Previous question shall be considered as ordered without intervening motions except motion to recommit with or without instructions. The rule waives clause 2 of rule XXI (prohibiting unauthorized or legislative provisions in an appropriations bill) against provisions in the bill. Measure will be read by paragraph. Bill is open to amendments. The rule authorizes the Chairman of the Committee of the Whole to accord priority in recognition to Members who have pre-printed their amendments in the Congressional Record. The rule provides that H. Res. 421 be laid upon the table.
06/25/2002HousePlaced on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 323.
06/25/2002HouseThe House Committee on Appropriations reported an original measure, H. Rept. 107-533, by Mr. Hobson.

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Conference report filed in House (10/09/2002)

Military Construction Appropriations Act, 2003 - Appropriates funds for FY 2003 for military construction, family housing, and base realignment and closure functions administered by the Department of Defense (DOD), namely: (1) military construction (including specified rescissions) for the Army, Navy, and Air Force, DOD, the Army and Air National Guards, and the Army, Naval, and Air Force reserves; (2) the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) Security Investment Program; (3) family housing and related operation and maintenance for the Army, Navy, Marine Corps, and Air Force; (4) family housing construction (including specified rescissions) and operation and maintenance, defense-wide; (5) the Department of Defense Family Housing Improvement Fund; and (6) the Department of Defense Base Closure Account 1990.

Specifies restrictions and authorizations regarding the use of funds appropriated in this Act and in other military construction appropriations Acts.

(Sec. 113) Directs the Secretary of Defense to notify the appropriate congressional committees 30 days in advance of the plans and scope of any military exercise involving U.S. personnel if construction costs are anticipated to exceed $100,000.

(Sec. 118) Provides for the transfer of lapsed unobligated military construction and family housing funds into the Foreign Currency Fluctuations, Defense account.

(Sec. 119) Directs the Secretary to report to the congressional appropriations committees on actions proposed by DOD to encourage other member nations of NATO, Japan, Korea, and other U.S. allies bordering the Arabian Sea to assume a greater share of the common defense burden of such nations and the United States.

(Sec. 121) Prohibits any entity from expending funds appropriated by this Act unless such entity agrees to comply with the Buy American Act.

(Sec. 122) Expresses the sense of Congress that entities receiving assistance under this Act should expend such assistance only on American-made equipment and products.

(Sec. 124) Prohibits this Act's funds from being obligated for Partnership for Peace programs in the New Independent States of the former Soviet Union.

(Sec. 126) Authorizes the transfer of DOD funds for expenses associated with the Homeowners Assistance Program under the Demonstration Cities and Metropolitan Development Act of 1966.

(Sec. 131) Requires the amounts requested in the defense budget materials submitted to Congress for any fiscal year after 2003 for environmental restoration, waste management, and environmental compliance activities with respect to military installations approved for closure or realignment under the base closure laws to accurately reflect the anticipated costs of such activities in that fiscal year.