S.567 - National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2008110th Congress (2007-2008)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Levin, Carl [D-MI] (Introduced 02/13/2007)(by request)|
|Committees:||Senate - Armed Services|
|Latest Action:||02/13/2007 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Armed Services. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.567 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (02/13/2007)
National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2008 - Authorizes appropriations for the Department of Defense (DOD) for FY2008 for military operations and military construction.
Authorizes appropriations to DOD for: (1) procurement, including aircraft, missiles, weapons and tracked combat vehicles, ammunition, shipbuilding and conversion, and other procurement; (2) the Rapid Acquisition Fund and the Joint Improvised Explosive Device Defeat Fund; (3) research, development, test, and evaluation, including ballistic missile defense; (4) operation and maintenance, including defense working capital funds, the defense health program, chemical agents and munitions destruction, and environmental restoration; (5) active and reserve military personnel, including end strengths; and (6) increased costs due to the Global War on Terror for military activities and military construction.
Sets forth provisions or requirements concerning: (1) active and reserve military personnel, including officer personnel policy; (2) military education and training, including military justice and defense dependents' education; (3) military pay and allowances; (4) retired pay and survivor benefits, including Survivor Benefit Plan (SBP) matters; (5) military health care; (6) acquisition policy and management; (7) DOD organization and management, including intelligence-related matters; (8) financial, counterdrug, and homeland security matters; (9) civilian personnel matters; and (10) matters relating to other nations, including nonproliferation.
Military Construction Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2007[sic] - (Text to be submitted at a later date.)