H.R. 5122 (109th): John Warner National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2007


Apr 6, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006


Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 17, 2006

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 17, 2006.


Pub.L. 109-364


Duncan Hunter

Representative for California's 52nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 30, 2006
Length: 439 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

Summary (CRS)

DivisionA - Department of Defense AuthorizationsTitleI - ProcurementSubtitleA - Authorization of AppropriationsSection101 - Authorizes appropriations for FY2007 for the Army, Navy and Marine Corps, and Air Force for aircraft, missiles, ... Read more >


Apr 6, 2006

This is the first step in the legislative process.

May 3, 2006
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

May 11, 2006
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Jun 22, 2006
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Jun 30, 2006
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the Senate (Engrossed) with an Amendment.

Sep 29, 2006
Conference Report Agreed to by House

The House approved a conference committee report to resolve differences in each chamber's version of the bill. The Senate must also approve the conference report.

Sep 30, 2006
Conference Report Agreed to by Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 17, 2006
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5122”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

May 10, 2006 6:34 p.m.
Failed 191/237
May 11, 2006 3:46 p.m.
Agreed to 252/171
May 11, 2006 3:57 p.m.
Failed 124/301
May 11, 2006 4:08 p.m.
Agreed to 415/9
May 11, 2006 4:45 p.m.
Passed 396/31
On the Conference Report
Sep 29, 2006 6:23 p.m.
Passed 398/23

Subject Areas
Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 2766 (identical)

Passed Senate
Last Action: Jun 22, 2006

H.Res. 1062 (rule)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Sep 29, 2006

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