H.R.3696 - To amend title 10, United States Code, to provide a temporary increase in the minimum end strength level for active duty personnel for the Army, the Marine Corps, and the Air Force, and for other purposes.108th Congress (2003-2004)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Tauscher, Ellen O. [D-CA-10] (Introduced 12/08/2003)|
|Committees:||House - Armed Services|
|Latest Action:||12/08/2003 Referred to the House Committee on Armed Services.|
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[Congressional Bills 108th Congress] [From the U.S. Government Printing Office] [H.R. 3696 Introduced in House (IH)] 108th CONGRESS 1st Session H. R. 3696 To amend title 10, United States Code, to provide a temporary increase in the minimum end strength level for active duty personnel for the Army, the Marine Corps, and the Air Force, and for other purposes. _______________________________________________________________________ IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES December 8, 2003 Mrs. Tauscher (for herself, Mr. Skelton, Mr. Ortiz, Mr. Evans, Mr. Taylor of Mississippi, Mr. Meehan, Mr. Reyes, Mr. Turner of Texas, Mr. Smith of Washington, Mr. McIntyre, Mr. Rodriguez, Mr. Brady of Pennsylvania, Mr. Hill, Mr. Larson of Connecticut, Mr. Larsen of Washington, Mr. Israel, Mr. Meek of Florida, Mrs. Davis of California, Mr. Alexander, Mr. Murtha, Mr. Edwards, Mr. Holt, Mr. Holden, Mr. Moran of Virginia, Mr. Frost, and Mr. Cooper) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Armed Services _______________________________________________________________________ A BILL To amend title 10, United States Code, to provide a temporary increase in the minimum end strength level for active duty personnel for the Army, the Marine Corps, and the Air Force, and for other purposes. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, SECTION 1. TEMPORARY INCREASE IN MINIMUM END STRENGTH LEVEL FOR THE ARMY, MARINE CORPS, AND AIR FORCE. (a) Five-Year Increase.--Section 691 of title 10, United States Code, is amended by adding at the end the following new subsection: ``(g) Notwithstanding subsection (b), at the end of each of the fiscal years 2004 through 2008-- ``(1) the number of members of the Army on active duty shall be not less than 522,400; ``(2) the number of members of the Marine Corps on active duty shall be not less than 190,000; and ``(3) the number of members of the Air Force on active duty shall be not less than 388,000.''. (b) Conforming Increase in Fiscal Year 2004 End Strength.--Section 401 of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2004 (Public Law 108-136; 117 Stat. 1450) is amended-- (1) in paragraph (1), by striking ``482,400'' and inserting ``522,400''; (2) in paragraph (3), by striking ``175,000'' and inserting ``190,000''; and (3) in paragraph (4), by striking ``359,300'' and inserting ``388,000''. <all>