S. 2766 (109th): John Warner National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2007


May 9, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Enacted as H.R. 5122 (companion bill)

John Warner

Senator from Virginia



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Last Updated: Jun 22, 2006
Length: 907 pages

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H.R. 5122 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Oct 17, 2006

About the bill

Full Title

An original bill 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 personnel strengths for such fiscal year for the Armed Forces, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

6/22/2006--Passed Senate amended.John Warner National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2007 - DivisionA - Department of Defense AuthorizationsTitleI - ProcurementSubtitleA - Authorization of AppropriationsSection101 - Authorizes appropriations for FY2007 ... Read more >

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May 4, 2006
Reported by Committee

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May 9, 2006

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Jun 22, 2006
Passed Senate

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Jun 22, 2006
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Public Print.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2766”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Committee Assignments

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Jun 22, 2006 12:02 p.m.
Cloture Motion Agreed to 98/1
Jun 22, 2006 5:11 p.m.
Bill Passed 96/0

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Related Bills

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H.R. 5122 (identical)

Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 17, 2006

S. 2769 (Includes)
Department of Energy National Security Act for Fiscal Year 2007

Passed Senate
Last Action: Jun 22, 2006

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