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Titles (23)

Short Titles

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Passed House

National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020

Short Titles as Passed House for portions of this bill
  • Fair Chance Act
  • Fair Chance to Compete for Jobs Act of 2019
  • Federal Employee Paid Leave Act
  • Fentanyl Sanctions Act
  • Military Construction Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020
  • National Defense Strategy Implementation Act
  • Otto Warmbier North Korea Nuclear Sanctions Act of 2019
  • REPAY Act
  • Restore Honor to Service Members Act
  • Return Expenses Paid and Yielded Act
  • Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians Land Affirmation Act of 2019
  • Stop Financing of al-Shabaab Act
  • White Sands National Park Establishment Act

Short Titles as Reported to House

National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020

Short Titles as Reported to House for portions of this bill
  • Military Construction Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020
  • National Defense Strategy Implementation Act
  • White Sands National Park Establishment Act

Short Titles as Introduced

National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020

Short Titles as Introduced for portions of this bill
  • Military Construction Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020
  • White Sands National Park Establishment Act

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Titles as Amended by House

To authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2020 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.

Official Title as Introduced

To authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2020 for military activities of the Department of Defense and for military construction, to prescribe military personnel strengths for such fiscal year, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (4)

Date
07/12/2019Passed/agreed to in House: On passage Passed by recorded vote: 220 - 197 (Roll no. 473).
06/27/2019Supplemental report filed by the Committee on Armed Services, H. Rept. 116-120, Part II.
06/19/2019Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Armed Services. H. Rept. 116-120.
05/02/2019Introduced in House

All Actions (268)

Date Chamber
09/10/2019SenateReceived in the Senate.
07/12/2019-1:38pmHouseThe Clerk was authorized to correct section numbers, punctuation, and cross references, and to make other necessary technical and conforming corrections in the engrossment of H.R. 2500.
07/12/2019-1:38pmHouseThe title of the measure was amended. Agreed to without objection.
07/12/2019-1:29pmHouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
07/12/2019-1:29pmHouseOn passage Passed by recorded vote: 220 - 197 (Roll no. 473).
07/12/2019-1:23pmHouseOn motion to recommit with instructions Failed by recorded vote: 204 - 212 (Roll no. 472).
07/12/2019-1:16pmHouseThe previous question on the motion to recommit with instructions was ordered without objection.
07/12/2019-1:05pmHouseFloor summary: DEBATE - The House proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Thornberry motion to recommit with instructions. The instructions contained in the motion seek to require the bill to be reported back to the House with an amendment to add the following new titles to the bill: Increase in Funding for Operation and Maintenance, Increase in Funding for Military Personnel, and Increase in Basic Pay.
07/12/2019-1:04pmHouseMr. Thornberry moved to recommit with instructions to the Committee on Armed Services. (text: CR H5760-5762)
07/12/2019-1:03pmHouseThe previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule.
07/12/2019-1:02pmHouseThe House rose from the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union to report H.R. 2500.
07/12/2019-1:02pmHouseH.Amdt.563 On agreeing to the Jayapal amendment (A057) Agreed to by recorded vote: 230 - 189 (Roll no. 471).
07/12/2019-12:54pmHouseH.Amdt.561 On agreeing to the Malinowski amendment (A055) Agreed to by recorded vote: 236 - 182 (Roll no. 470).
07/12/2019-12:51pmHouseH.Amdt.560 On agreeing to the Thompson (MS) amendment (A054) Agreed to by recorded vote: 213 - 204 (Roll no. 469).
07/12/2019-12:47pmHouseH.Amdt.559 On agreeing to the Ocasio-Cortez amendment (A053) Failed by recorded vote: 173 - 245 (Roll no. 468). (consideration: CR H5757)
07/12/2019-12:44pmHouseH.Amdt.558 On agreeing to the Ocasio-Cortez amendment (A052) Failed by recorded vote: 179 - 241, 1 Present (Roll no. 467). (consideration: CR H5756-5757)
07/12/2019-12:39pmHouseH.Amdt.557 On agreeing to the Garcia (TX) amendment (A051) Failed by recorded vote: 198 - 223 (Roll no. 466). (consideration: CR H5755-5756)
07/12/2019-12:33pmHouseH.Amdt.556 On agreeing to the Lee (CA) amendment (A050) Agreed to by recorded vote: 237 - 183 (Roll no. 465). (consideration: CR H5755)
07/12/2019-12:30pmHouseH.Amdt.555 On agreeing to the Lee (CA) amendment (A049) Agreed to by recorded vote: 242 - 180 (Roll no. 464). (consideration: CR H5754-5755)
07/12/2019-12:26pmHouseH.Amdt.554 On agreeing to the Khanna amendment (A048) Agreed to by recorded vote: 251 - 170 (Roll no. 463). (consideration: CR H5753-5754)
07/12/2019-12:22pmHouseH.Amdt.553 On agreeing to the Turner amendment (A047) Failed by recorded vote: 201 - 221 (Roll no. 462). (consideration: CR H5753)
07/12/2019-12:17pmHouseH.Amdt.552 On agreeing to the Tipton amendment (A046) Agreed to by recorded vote: 417 - 6 (Roll no. 461). (consideration: CR H5752-5753)
07/12/2019-12:12pmHouseH.Amdt.539 On agreeing to the Amash amendment (A033) Failed by recorded vote: 187 - 236 (Roll no. 460). (consideration: CR H5751-5752)
07/12/2019-12:07pmHouseH.Amdt.538 On agreeing to the Lee (CA) amendment (A032) Failed by recorded vote: 115 - 307 (Roll no. 459). (consideration: CR H5751)
07/12/2019-11:31amHouseThe House resolved into Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union for further consideration.
07/12/2019-11:30amHouseConsidered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H5750-5764)
07/12/2019-10:39amHouseCommittee of the Whole House on the state of the Union rises leaving H.R. 2500 as unfinished business.
07/12/2019-10:39amHouseOn motion that the committee rise Agreed to by voice vote.
07/12/2019-10:38amHouseMr. Smith (WA) moved that the committee rise.
07/12/2019-10:38amHouseH.Amdt.564 On agreeing to the Smith (WA) amendment (A058) Agreed to by voice vote.
07/12/2019HouseApproved Further Amendments To Measure Previously Reported.
07/12/2019-10:18amHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 476, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 20 minutes of debate on the Smith (WA) en bloc No. 17.
07/12/2019-10:16amHouseH.Amdt.564 Amendment (A058) offered by Mr. Smith (WA). (consideration: CR H5740-5743; text: CR H5740)
07/12/2019-10:16amHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Jayapal amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Thornberry demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings until a time to be announced.
07/12/2019-9:54amHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 476, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Jayapal amendment No. 441.
07/12/2019-9:54amHouseH.Amdt.563 Amendment (A057) offered by Ms. Jayapal. (consideration: CR H5737-5740, H5759; text: CR H5737)
07/12/2019-9:53amHouseH.Amdt.562 On agreeing to the Dingell amendment (A056) Agreed to by voice vote.
07/12/2019-9:41amHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 476, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Dingell amendment No. 440.
07/12/2019-9:41amHouseH.Amdt.562 Amendment (A056) offered by Mrs. Dingell. (consideration: CR H5735-5737; text: CR H5735)
07/12/2019-9:40amHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Malinowski amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mrs. Wagner demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings until a time to be announced.
07/12/2019-9:30amHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 476, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Malinowski amendment No. 438.
07/12/2019-9:30amHouseH.Amdt.561 Amendment (A055) offered by Mr. Malinowski. (consideration: CR H5734-5735, H5758-5759; text: CR H5734)
07/12/2019-9:29amHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Thompson (MS) amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Thornberry demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings until a time to be announced.
07/12/2019-9:21amHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 476, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Thompson (MS) amendment No. 437.
07/12/2019-9:20amHouseH.Amdt.560 Amendment (A054) offered by Mr. Thompson (MS). (consideration: CR H5733-5734, H5757-5758; text: CR H5733)
07/12/2019-9:19amHouseThe House resolved into Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union for further consideration.
07/12/2019-9:19amHouseConsidered as unfinished business. (CR H5733-5743)
07/11/2019-10:11pmHouseCommittee of the Whole House on the state of the Union rises leaving H.R. 2500 as unfinished business.
07/11/2019-10:11pmHouseOn motion that the Committee rise Agreed to by voice vote.
07/11/2019-10:11pmHouseMr. Smith (WA) moved that the Committee rise.
07/11/2019-10:10pmHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Ocasio-Cortez amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Rogers (AL) demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings until a time to be announced.
07/11/2019-10:05pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 476, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Ocasio-Cortez amendment No. 430.
07/11/2019-10:05pmHouseH.Amdt.559 Amendment (A053) offered by Ms. Ocasio-Cortez. (consideration: CR H5723; text: CR H5723)
07/11/2019-10:04pmHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Ocasio-Cortez amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Rogers (AL) demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings until a time to be announced.
07/11/2019-9:56pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 476, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Ocasio-Cortez amendment No. 429.
07/11/2019-9:56pmHouseH.Amdt.558 Amendment (A052) offered by Ms. Ocasio-Cortez. (consideration: CR H5722-5723; text: CR H5722)
07/11/2019-9:55pmHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Garcia (TX) amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Rogers (AL) demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings until a time to be announced.
07/11/2019-9:47pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 476, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Garcia (TX) amendment No. 428.
07/11/2019-9:47pmHouseH.Amdt.557 Amendment (A051) offered by Ms. Garcia (TX). (consideration: CR H5721-5722; text: CR H5721)
07/11/2019-9:46pmHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Lee (CA) amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. McCaul demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings until a time to be announced.
07/11/2019-9:34pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 476, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Lee (CA) amendment No. 425.
07/11/2019-9:34pmHouseH.Amdt.556 Amendment (A050) offered by Ms. Lee (CA). (consideration: CR H5719-5720; text: CR H5719)
07/11/2019-9:34pmHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Lee (CA) amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. McCaul demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings until a time to be announced.
07/11/2019-9:23pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 476, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Lee (CA) amendment No. 424.
07/11/2019-9:23pmHouseH.Amdt.555 Amendment (A049) offered by Ms. Lee (CA). (consideration: CR H5718-5719; text: CR H5718)
07/11/2019-9:23pmHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Khanna amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Thornberry demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings until a time to be announced.
07/11/2019-8:54pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 476, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 20 minutes of debate on the Khanna amendment No. 423.
07/11/2019-8:54pmHouseH.Amdt.554 Amendment (A048) offered by Mr. Khanna. (consideration: CR H5714-5718; text: CR H5714-5715)
07/11/2019-8:54pmHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Turner amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Turner demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings until a time to be announced.
07/11/2019-8:41pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 476, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Turner amendment No. 386.
07/11/2019-8:41pmHouseH.Amdt.553 Amendment (A047) offered by Mr. Turner. (consideration: CR H5713-5714; text: CR H5713)
07/11/2019-8:41pmHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Tipton amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Tipton demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings until a time to be announced.
07/11/2019-8:33pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 476, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Tipton amendment No. 375.
07/11/2019-8:33pmHouseH.Amdt.552 Amendment (A046) offered by Mr. Tipton. (consideration: CR H5712-5713; text: CR H5712)
07/11/2019-8:32pmHouseH.Amdt.551 On agreeing to the Khanna amendment (A045) Agreed to by voice vote.
07/11/2019-8:29pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 476, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Khanna amendment No. 217.
07/11/2019-8:29pmHouseH.Amdt.551 Amendment (A045) offered by Mr. Khanna. (consideration: CR H5711; text: CR H5711)
07/11/2019-8:28pmHouseH.Amdt.550 On agreeing to the Smith (WA) amendments (A044) Agreed to by voice vote.
07/11/2019-8:23pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 476, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 20 minutes of debate on the Smith (WA) en bloc No. 16.
07/11/2019-8:23pmHouseH.Amdt.550 Amendments en bloc (A044) offered by Mr. Smith (WA). (consideration: CR H5697-5711; text: CR H5697-5710)
07/11/2019-8:22pmHouseH.Amdt.549 On agreeing to the Horn, Kendra S. amendments (A043) Agreed to by voice vote.
07/11/2019-8:19pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 476, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 20 minutes of debate on the Kendra S. Horn en bloc No. 15.
07/11/2019-8:19pmHouseH.Amdt.549 Amendments en bloc (A043) offered by Ms. Horn, Kendra S. (consideration: CR H5692-5697; text: CR H5692-5696)
07/11/2019-8:19pmHouseH.Amdt.548 On agreeing to the Horn, Kendra S. amendments (A042) Agreed to by voice vote.
07/11/2019-8:17pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 476, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 20 minutes of debate on the Kendra S. Horn en bloc No. 14.
07/11/2019-8:17pmHouseH.Amdt.548 Amendments en bloc (A042) offered by Ms. Horn, Kendra S. (consideration: CR H5686-5692; text: CR H5686-5691)
07/11/2019-8:17pmHouseH.Amdt.547 On agreeing to the Horn, Kendra S. amendments (A041) Agreed to by voice vote.
07/11/2019-8:16pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 476, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 20 minutes of debate on the Kendra S. Horn en bloc No. 13.
07/11/2019-8:15pmHouseH.Amdt.547 Amendments en bloc (A041) offered by Ms. Horn, Kendra S. (consideration: CR H5682-5686; text: CR H5682-5686)
07/11/2019-8:15pmHouseH.Amdt.546 On agreeing to the Horn, Kendra S. amendments (A040) Agreed to by voice vote.
07/11/2019-8:12pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 476, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 20 minutes of debate on the Kendra S. Horn en bloc No. 12.
07/11/2019-8:12pmHouseH.Amdt.546 Amendments en bloc (A040) offered by Ms. Horn, Kendra S. (consideration: CR H5677-5682; text: CR H5677-5682)
07/11/2019-8:11pmHouseH.Amdt.545 On agreeing to the Horn, Kendra S. amendments (A039) Agreed to by voice vote.
07/11/2019-8:10pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 476, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 20 minutes of debate on the Kendra S. Horn en bloc No. 11.
07/11/2019-8:10pmHouseH.Amdt.545 Amendments en bloc (A039) offered by Ms. Horn, Kendra S. (consideration: CR H5673-5677; text: CR H5673-5677)
07/11/2019-8:09pmHouseH.Amdt.544 On agreeing to the Horn, Kendra S. amendments (A038) Agreed to by voice vote.
07/11/2019-7:57pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 476, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 20 minutes of debate on the Kendra S. Horn en bloc No. 10.
07/11/2019-7:57pmHouseH.Amdt.544 Amendments en bloc (A038) offered by Ms. Horn, Kendra S. (consideration: CR H5665-5673; text: CR H5665-5669)
07/11/2019-7:57pmHouseH.Amdt.543 On agreeing to the Horn, Kendra S. amendments (A037) Agreed to by voice vote.
07/11/2019-7:41pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 476, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 20 minutes of debate on the Kendra S. Horn en bloc No. 9.
07/11/2019-7:41pmHouseH.Amdt.543 Amendments en bloc (A037) offered by Ms. Horn, Kendra S.
07/11/2019-7:40pmHouseH.Amdt.542 On agreeing to the Horn, Kendra S. amendments (A036) Agreed to by voice vote.
07/11/2019-7:27pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 476, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 20 minutes of debate on the Kendra S. Horn en bloc No. 8.
07/11/2019-7:27pmHouseH.Amdt.542 Amendments en bloc (A036) offered by Ms. Horn, Kendra S. (consideration: CR H5655-5659; text: CR H5655-5658)
07/11/2019-7:27pmHouseH.Amdt.541 On agreeing to the Smith (WA) amendments (A035) Agreed to by voice vote.
07/11/2019-7:03pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 476, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 20 minutes of debate on the Smith (WA) en bloc No. 7.
07/11/2019-7:03pmHouseH.Amdt.541 Amendments en bloc (A035) offered by Mr. Smith (WA). (consideration: CR H5650-5655; text: CR H5650-5652)
07/11/2019-7:02pmHouseH.Amdt.540 On agreeing to the Smith (WA) amendments (A034) Agreed to by voice vote.
07/11/2019-6:45pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 476, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 20 minutes of debate on the Smith (WA) en bloc No. 6.
07/11/2019-6:45pmHouseH.Amdt.540 Amendments en bloc (A034) offered by Mr. Smith (WA). (consideration: CR H5646-5650; text: CR H5646-5648)
07/11/2019-6:44pmHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Amash amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Thornberry demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings until a time to be announced.
07/11/2019-6:35pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 476, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Amash amendment No. 50.
07/11/2019-6:34pmHouseH.Amdt.539 Amendment (A033) offered by Mr. Amash. (consideration: CR H5644-5646; text: CR H5644-5645)
07/11/2019-6:34pmHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Lee (CA) amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Ms. Lee (CA) demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings until a time to be announced.
07/11/2019-6:18pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 476, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Lee (CA) amendment No. 49.
07/11/2019-6:17pmHouseH.Amdt.538 Amendment (A032) offered by Ms. Lee (CA). (consideration: CR H5642-5644; text: CR H5642-5643)
07/11/2019-6:17pmHouseH.Amdt.537 On agreeing to the Pappas amendment (A031) Agreed to by voice vote.
07/11/2019-6:06pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 476, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Pappas amendment No. 48.
07/11/2019-6:06pmHouseH.Amdt.537 Amendment (A031) offered by Mr. Pappas. (consideration: CR H5641- 5642; text: CR H5641)
07/11/2019-6:02pmHouseH.Amdt.535 On agreeing to the Raskin amendment (A029) Agreed to by recorded vote: 221 - 207 (Roll no. 458).
07/11/2019-5:58pmHouseH.Amdt.534 On agreeing to the Lieu, Ted amendment (A028) Agreed to by recorded vote: 223 - 205, 1 Present (Roll no. 457).
07/11/2019-5:54pmHouseH.Amdt.530 On agreeing to the Frankel amendment (A024) Agreed to by recorded vote: 215 - 214 (Roll no. 456).
07/11/2019-5:48pmHouseH.Amdt.529 On agreeing to the Blumenauer amendment (A023) Failed by recorded vote: 198 - 229 (Roll no. 455).
07/11/2019-5:42pmHouseH.Amdt.528 On agreeing to the Blumenauer amendment (A022) Failed by recorded vote: 164 - 264 (Roll no. 454).
07/11/2019-5:10pmHouseH.Amdt.536 On agreeing to the Huffman amendment (A030) Agreed to by voice vote.
07/11/2019-5:01pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 476, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Huffman amendment No. 46.
07/11/2019-5:01pmHouseH.Amdt.536 Amendment (A030) offered by Mr. Huffman. (consideration: CR H5636-5638; text: CR H5636-5637)
07/11/2019-5:00pmHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Raskin amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Lamborn demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings until a time to be announced.
07/11/2019-4:49pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 476, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Raskin amendment No. 45.
07/11/2019-4:48pmHouseH.Amdt.535 Amendment (A029) offered by Mr. Raskin. (consideration: CR H5634-5636, H5640-5641; text: CR H5634-5635)
07/11/2019-4:48pmHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Ted Lieu (CA) amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Gibbs demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings until a time to be announced.
07/11/2019-4:35pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 476, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Ted Lieu (CA) amendment No. 44.
07/11/2019-4:35pmHouseH.Amdt.534 Amendment (A028) offered by Mr. Lieu, Ted. (consideration: CR H5632-5634, H5640; text: CR H5632-5633)
07/11/2019-4:34pmHouseH.Amdt.533 On agreeing to the Takano amendment (A027) Agreed to by voice vote.
07/11/2019-4:26pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 476, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Takano amendment No. 39.
07/11/2019-4:25pmHouseH.Amdt.533 Amendment (A027) offered by Mr. Takano. (consideration: CR H5631-5632; text: CR H5631)
07/11/2019-4:25pmHouseH.Amdt.532 On agreeing to the Smith (WA) amendments (A026) Agreed to by voice vote.
07/11/2019-4:10pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 476, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 20 minutes of debate on the Smith (WA) en bloc No. 5.
07/11/2019-4:09pmHouseH.Amdt.532 Amendments en bloc (A026) offered by Mr. Smith (WA). (consideration: CR H5624-5631; text: CR H5624-5629)
07/11/2019-4:09pmHouseH.Amdt.531 On agreeing to the Langevin amendment Agreed to by voice vote.
07/11/2019-3:57pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 476, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Langevin amendment No. 35.
07/11/2019-3:56pmHouseH.Amdt.531 Amendment (A025) offered by Mr. Langevin. (consideration: CR H5622-5624; text: CR H5622)
07/11/2019-3:55pmHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Frankel amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Lamborn demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings until a time to be announced.
07/11/2019-3:43pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 476, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Frankel amendment No. 34.
07/11/2019-3:43pmHouseH.Amdt.530 Amendment (A024) offered by Ms. Frankel. (consideration: CR H5620-5622, H5639-5640; text: CR H5620-5621)
07/11/2019-3:41pmHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Blumenauer amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Blumenauer demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings until a time to be announced.
07/11/2019-3:29pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 476, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Blumenauer amendment No. 33.
07/11/2019-3:28pmHouseH.Amdt.529 Amendment (A023) offered by Mr. Blumenauer. (consideration: CR H5618-5620, H5638-5639; text: CR H5618-5619)
07/11/2019-3:28pmHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Blumenauer amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Turner demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings until a time to be announced.
07/11/2019-3:14pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 476, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Blumenauer amendment No. 32.
07/11/2019-3:14pmHouseH.Amdt.528 Amendment (A022) offered by Mr. Blumenauer. (consideration: CR H5616-5618, H5638; text: CR H5616-5617)
07/11/2019-3:11pmHouseH.Amdt.527 On agreeing to the Engel amendment (A021) Agreed to by recorded vote: 236 - 189 (Roll no. 453). (consideration: CR H5616)
07/11/2019-3:06pmHouseH.Amdt.526 On agreeing to the Engel amendment (A020) Agreed to by recorded vote: 241 - 183 (Roll no. 452). (consideration: CR H5615-5616)
07/11/2019-3:01pmHouseH.Amdt.525 On agreeing to the Cicilline amendment (A019) Agreed to by recorded vote: 252 - 173 (Roll no. 451). (consideration: CR H5614-5615)
07/11/2019-2:55pmHouseH.Amdt.524 On agreeing to the Smith (WA) amendment (A018) Agreed to by recorded vote: 240 - 185 (Roll no. 450). (consideration: CR H5614)
07/11/2019-2:51pmHouseH.Amdt.523 On agreeing to the Lieu, Ted amendment (A017) Agreed to by recorded vote: 246 - 180 (Roll no. 449). (consideration: CR H5613-5614)
07/11/2019-2:47pmHouseH.Amdt.522 On agreeing to the Lieu, Ted amendment (A016) Agreed to by recorded vote: 239 - 187 (Roll no. 448). (consideration: CR H5612-5613)
07/11/2019-2:42pmHouseH.Amdt.521 On agreeing to the Sherman amendment (A015) Agreed to by recorded vote: 234 - 195 (Roll no. 447). (consideration: CR H5612)
07/11/2019-2:37pmHouseH.Amdt.517 On agreeing to the Smith (WA) amendment (A011) Agreed to by recorded vote: 243 - 186, 1 Present (Roll no. 446). (consideration: CR H5611-5612)
07/11/2019-2:33pmHouseH.Amdt.516 On agreeing to the Omar amendment (A010) Agreed to by recorded vote: 219 - 210 (Roll no. 445). (consideration: CR H5610-5611)
07/11/2019-2:29pmHouseH.Amdt.515 On agreeing to the Shalala amendment (A009) Agreed to by recorded vote: 251 - 178 (Roll no. 444). (consideration: CR H5610)
07/11/2019-2:25pmHouseH.Amdt.513 On agreeing to the Connolly amendment (A007) Agreed to by recorded vote: 247 - 182 (Roll no. 443). (consideration: CR H5609-5610)
07/11/2019-2:20pmHouseH.Amdt.512 On agreeing to the Torres (CA) amendment (A006) Agreed to by recorded vote: 225 - 205 (Roll no. 442). (consideration: CR H5608-5609)
07/11/2019-2:15pmHouseH.Amdt.511 On agreeing to the Brindisi amendment (A005) Agreed to by recorded vote: 243 - 187 (Roll no. 441). (consideration: CR H5608)
07/11/2019-2:11pmHouseH.Amdt.510 On agreeing to the Speier amendment (A004) Agreed to by recorded vote: 231 - 199 (Roll no. 440). (consideration: CR H5607-5608)
07/11/2019-2:06pmHouseH.Amdt.509 On agreeing to the Speier amendment (A003) Agreed to by recorded vote: 242 - 187 (Roll no. 439). (consideration: CR H5606-5607)
07/11/2019-2:00pmHouseH.Amdt.507 On agreeing to the Smith (WA) amendment (A001) Agreed to by recorded vote: 236 - 193 (Roll no. 438). (consideration: CR H5606)
07/11/2019-1:29pmHouseUNFINISHED BUSINESS - The Chair announced that the unfinished business was on adoption of amendments, which had been debated earlier and on which further proceedings had been postponed.
07/11/2019-1:28pmHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Engel amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Ms. Cheney demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings until a time to be announced.
07/11/2019-1:17pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 476, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Engel amendment No. 31.
07/11/2019-1:16pmHouseH.Amdt.527 Amendment (A021) offered by Mr. Engel. (consideration: CR H5603-5606; text: CR H5603-5604)
07/11/2019-1:16pmHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Engel amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Ms. Stefanik demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings until a time to be announced.
07/11/2019-1:06pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 476, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Engel amendment No. 29.
07/11/2019-1:06pmHouseH.Amdt.526 Amendment (A020) offered by Mr. Engel. (consideration: CR H5601-5603; text: CR H5601-5602)
07/11/2019-1:05pmHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Cicilline amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Thornberry demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings until a time to be announced.
07/11/2019-12:58pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 476, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Cicilline amendment No. 27.
07/11/2019-12:58pmHouseH.Amdt.525 Amendment (A019) offered by Mr. Cicilline. (consideration: CR H5599-5601; text: CR H5560)
07/11/2019-12:58pmHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Smith (WA) amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Zeldin demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings until a time to be announced.
07/11/2019-12:46pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 476, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Smith (WA) amendment No. 26.
07/11/2019-12:46pmHouseH.Amdt.524 Amendment (A018) offered by Mr. Smith (WA). (consideration: CR H5598-5599; text: CR H5598)
07/11/2019-12:45pmHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Ted Lieu amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Zeldin demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings until a time to be announced.
07/11/2019-12:36pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 476, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Ted Lieu amendment No. 24.
07/11/2019-12:36pmHouseH.Amdt.523 Amendment (A017) offered by Mr. Lieu, Ted. (consideration: CR H5596-5598; text: CR H 5596)
07/11/2019-12:35pmHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Ted Lieu amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Zeldin demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings until a time to be announced.
07/11/2019-12:31pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 476, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Ted Lieu amendment No. 23.
07/11/2019-12:31pmHouseH.Amdt.522 Amendment (A016) offered by Mr. Lieu, Ted. (consideration: CR H5596; text: CR H5596)
07/11/2019-12:30pmHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Sherman amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Wright demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings until a time to be announced.
07/11/2019-12:21pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 476, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Sherman amendment No. 21.
07/11/2019-12:21pmHouseH.Amdt.521 Amendment (A015) offered by Mr. Sherman. (consideration: CR H5595-5596; text: CR H5595)
07/11/2019-12:20pmHouseThe House resolved into Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union for further consideration.
07/11/2019-12:16pmHouseConsidered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H5594-5724)
07/10/2019-8:43pmHouseCommittee of the Whole House on the state of the Union rises leaving H.R. 2500 as unfinished business.
07/10/2019-8:42pmHouseOn motion that the Committee rise Agreed to by voice vote.
07/10/2019-8:42pmHouseMr. Smith (WA) moved that the Committee rise.
07/10/2019-8:41pmHouseH.Amdt.520 On agreeing to the Smith (WA) amendments (A014) Agreed to by voice vote.
07/10/2019-8:38pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 476, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 20 minutes of debate on the Smith (WA) en bloc No. 4.
07/10/2019-8:38pmHouseH.Amdt.520 Amendments en bloc (A014) offered by Mr. Smith (WA). (consideration: CR H5568-5575; text: CR H5568-5575)
07/10/2019-8:37pmHouseH.Amdt.519 On agreeing to the Smith (WA) amendments (A013) Agreed to by voice vote.
07/10/2019-8:36pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 476, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 20 minutes of debate on the Smith (WA) en bloc No. 3.
07/10/2019-8:35pmHouseH.Amdt.519 Amendments en bloc (A013) offered by Mr. Smith (WA). (consideration: CR H5563-5568; text: CR H5563-5567)
07/10/2019-8:35pmHouseH.Amdt.518 On agreeing to the Smith (WA) amendments (A012) Agreed to by voice vote.
07/10/2019-8:35pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 476, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 20 minutes of debate on the Smith (WA) en bloc No. 2.
07/10/2019-8:33pmHouseH.Amdt.518 Amendments en bloc (A012) offered by Mr. Smith (WA). (consideration: CR H5558-5563; text: CR H5558-5563)
07/10/2019-8:33pmHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Smith (WA) amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Hice (GA) demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings until a time to be announced.
07/10/2019-8:24pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 476, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Smith (WA) amendment No. 19.
07/10/2019-8:23pmHouseH.Amdt.517 Amendment (A011) offered by Mr. Smith (WA). (consideration: CR H5557-5558; text: CR H5557)
07/10/2019-8:23pmHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Omar amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Lamborn demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings until a time to be announced.
07/10/2019-8:11pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 476, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Omar amendment No. 17.
07/10/2019-8:10pmHouseH.Amdt.516 Amendment (A010) offered by Ms. Omar. (consideration: CR H5555-5557; text: CR H5555)
07/10/2019-8:10pmHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Shalala amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Ms. Foxx (NC) demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings until a time to be announced.
07/10/2019-7:58pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 476, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Shalala amendment No. 14.
07/10/2019-7:57pmHouseH.Amdt.515 Amendment (A009) offered by Ms. Shalala. (consideration: CR H5554-5555; text: CR H5554)
07/10/2019-7:57pmHouseH.Amdt.514 On agreeing to the Connolly amendment (A008) Agreed to by voice vote.
07/10/2019-7:49pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 476, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Connolly amendment No. 12.
07/10/2019-7:48pmHouseH.Amdt.514 Amendment (A008) offered by Mr. Connolly. (consideration: CR H5552-5554; text: CR H5552-5553)
07/10/2019-7:48pmHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Connolly amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Hice (GA) demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings until a time to be announced.
07/10/2019-7:37pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 476, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Connolly amendment No. 11.
07/10/2019-7:37pmHouseH.Amdt.513 Amendment (A007) offered by Mr. Connolly. (consideration: CR H5551-5552; text: CR H5551)
07/10/2019-7:36pmHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Torres (CA) amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Barr demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings until a time to be announced.
07/10/2019-7:26pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 476, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Torres (CA) amendment No. 10.
07/10/2019-7:26pmHouseH.Amdt.512 Amendment (A006) offered by Mrs. Torres (CA). (consideration: CR H5550-5551; text: CR H5550)
07/10/2019-7:25pmHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Brindisi amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Thornberry demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings until a time to be announced.
07/10/2019-7:17pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 476, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Brindisi amendment No. 9.
07/10/2019-7:17pmHouseH.Amdt.511 Amendment (A005) offered by Mr. Brindisi. (consideration: CR H5549-5550; text: CR H5549)
07/10/2019-7:16pmHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Speier amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Ms. Speier demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings until a time to be announced.
07/10/2019-7:08pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 476, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Speier amendment No. 6.
07/10/2019-7:06pmHouseH.Amdt.510 Amendment (A004) offered by Ms. Speier. (consideration: CR H5547-5549; text: CR H5547-5548)
07/10/2019-7:06pmHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Speier amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Ms. Speier demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings until a time to be announced.
07/10/2019-6:53pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 476, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Speier amendment No. 3.
07/10/2019-6:52pmHouseH.Amdt.509 Amendment (A003) offered by Ms. Speier. (consideration: CR H5546-5547; text: CR H5546)
07/10/2019-6:52pmHouseH.Amdt.508 On agreeing to the Smith (WA) amendments (A002) Agreed to by voice vote.
07/10/2019-6:42pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 476, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 20 minutes of debate on the Smith (WA) en bloc No. 1.
07/10/2019-6:42pmHouseH.Amdt.508 Amendments en bloc (A002) offered by Mr. Smith (WA). (consideration: CR H5534-5546; text: CR H5534-5545)
07/10/2019-6:41pmHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Smith (WA) amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Ms. Stefanik demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings until a time to be announced.
07/10/2019-6:30pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 476, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Smith (WA) amendment No. 1.
07/10/2019-6:30pmHouseH.Amdt.507 Amendment (A001) offered by Mr. Smith (WA). (consideration: CR H5533-5534; text: CR H5533)
07/10/2019-5:02pmHouseGENERAL DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with one hour of general debate on H.R. 2500.
07/10/2019-5:01pmHouseThe Speaker designated the Honorable Henry Cuellar to act as Chairman of the Committee.
07/10/2019-5:01pmHouseHouse resolved itself into the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union pursuant to H. Res. 476 and Rule XVIII.
07/10/2019-5:01pmHouseRule provides for consideration of H.R. 2500 with 1 hour of general debate. Motion to recommit with or without instructions allowed. The resolution provides for a motion to suspend the rules relating to H.R. 1327 on the legislative days of July 11, 2019, or July 12, 2019.
07/10/2019-5:01pmHouseConsidered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 476. (consideration: CR H5337-5576; text: CR H5351-5533)
07/10/2019-4:48pmHouseRule H. Res. 476 passed House.
07/09/2019-11:50amHouseRules Committee Resolution H. Res. 476 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 2500 with 1 hour of general debate. Motion to recommit with or without instructions allowed. The resolution provides for a motion to suspend the rules relating to H.R. 1327 on the legislative days of July 11, 2019, or July 12, 2019.
06/27/2019HouseSupplemental report filed by the Committee on Armed Services, H. Rept. 116-120, Part II.
06/19/2019HousePlaced on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 88.
06/19/2019HouseReported (Amended) by the Committee on Armed Services. H. Rept. 116-120.
06/12/2019HouseOrdered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 33 - 24.
Action By: Committee on Armed Services
06/12/2019HouseCommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Action By: Committee on Armed Services
06/04/2019HouseForwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee by the Yeas and Nays: 10 - 8 .
Action By: House Armed Services Subcommittee on Strategic Forces
06/04/2019HouseForwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee by Voice Vote .
Action By: House Armed Services Subcommittee on Readiness
06/04/2019HouseSubcommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Action By: House Armed Services Subcommittee on Readiness
06/04/2019HouseForwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee by Voice Vote .
Action By: House Armed Services Subcommittee on Intelligence and Emerging Threats and Capabilities
06/04/2019HouseSubcommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Action By: House Armed Services Subcommittee on Intelligence and Emerging Threats and Capabilities
06/04/2019HouseForwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee by Voice Vote .
Action By: House Armed Services Subcommittee on Military Personnel
06/04/2019HouseSubcommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Action By: House Armed Services Subcommittee on Military Personnel
06/04/2019HouseForwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee (Amended) by Voice Vote .
Action By: House Armed Services Subcommittee on Seapower and Projection Forces
06/04/2019HouseSubcommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Action By: House Armed Services Subcommittee on Seapower and Projection Forces
06/04/2019HouseForwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee by Voice Vote .
Action By: House Armed Services Subcommittee on Tactical Air and Land Forces
06/04/2019HouseSubcommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Action By: House Armed Services Subcommittee on Tactical Air and Land Forces
06/04/2019HouseSubcommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Action By: House Armed Services Subcommittee on Strategic Forces
05/03/2019HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Tactical Air and Land Forces.
Action By: Committee on Armed Services
05/03/2019HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Strategic Forces.
Action By: Committee on Armed Services
05/03/2019HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Seapower and Projection Forces.
Action By: Committee on Armed Services
05/03/2019HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Readiness.
Action By: Committee on Armed Services
05/03/2019HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Military Personnel.
Action By: Committee on Armed Services
05/03/2019HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Intelligence and Emerging Threats and Capabilities.
Action By: Committee on Armed Services
05/02/2019HouseReferred to the House Committee on Armed Services.
05/02/2019HouseIntroduced in House

Cosponsors (1)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Thornberry, Mac [R-TX-13]* 05/02/2019

Committees (1)

Committees, subcommittees and links to reports associated with this bill are listed here, as well as the nature and date of committee activity and Congressional report number.

Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Armed Services05/02/2019 Referred to
06/12/2019 Markup by
06/27/2019 Reported by H. Rept. 116-120
H. Rept. 116-120,Part 2
House Armed Services Subcommittee on Intelligence and Emerging Threats and Capabilities05/03/2019 Referred to
06/04/2019 Markup by
06/04/2019 Reported by
House Armed Services Subcommittee on Military Personnel05/03/2019 Referred to
06/04/2019 Markup by
06/04/2019 Reported by
House Armed Services Subcommittee on Readiness05/03/2019 Referred to
06/04/2019 Markup by
06/04/2019 Reported by
House Armed Services Subcommittee on Seapower and Projection Forces05/03/2019 Referred to
06/04/2019 Markup by
06/04/2019 Reported by
House Armed Services Subcommittee on Strategic Forces05/03/2019 Referred to
06/04/2019 Markup by
06/04/2019 Reported by
House Armed Services Subcommittee on Tactical Air and Land Forces05/03/2019 Referred to
06/04/2019 Markup by
06/04/2019 Reported by

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Passed House (07/12/2019)

National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020

This bill authorizes FY2020 appropriations and sets forth policies for Department of Defense (DOD) programs and activities, including military personnel strengths. It does not provide budget authority, which is provided in subsequent appropriations legislation.

The bill authorizes appropriations to DOD for

  • Procurement, including aircraft, weapons and tracked combat vehicles, shipbuilding and conversion, missiles, and space procurement;
  • Research, Development, Test, and Evaluation;
  • Operation and Maintenance;
  • Working Capital Funds;
  • Chemical Agents and Munitions Destruction;
  • Drug Interdiction and Counter-Drug Activities;
  • the Defense Inspector General;
  • the Defense Health Program;
  • the Armed Forces Retirement Home;
  • Overseas Contingency Operations; and
  • Military Construction.

The bill authorizes the FY2020 personnel strengths for active duty and reserve forces and sets forth policies regarding

  • military personnel;
  • acquisition policy and management;
  • international programs;
  • National Guard and Reserve Forces facilities;
  • compensation and other personnel benefits;
  • health care;
  • DOD organization and management;
  • civilian personnel matters;
  • matters relating to foreign nations; and
  • strategic programs, cyber, and intelligence matters.

The bill authorizes appropriations for base realignment and closure activities, and maritime matters.

The bill also authorizes appropriations and sets forth policies for Department of Energy national security programs, including the National Nuclear Security Administration and the Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board.

The bill sets forth policies for

  • North Korea nuclear sanctions,
  • paid family leave for federal personnel,
  • limiting the use of criminal history in federal hiring and contracting,
  • defense equipment sales to foreign countries or international organizations,
  • matters relating to Burma,
  • Saudi Arabia human rights and accountability,
  • measures to combat illicit trafficking that finances Al-Shabaab,
  • sanctions with respect to foreign traffickers of illicit synthetic opioids, and
  • a Cable Security Fleet to meet national security requirements.