H.R. 1585 (110th): National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2008

Introduced:

Mar 20, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:

Vetoed (No Override Attempt) on Dec 28, 2007

This bill was vetoed by the President on December 28, 2007 and Congress did not attempt an override before the end of the Congressional session.

Sponsor:

Ike Skelton

Representative for Missouri's 4th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 18, 2007
Length: 601 pages

See Instead:

H.R. 4986 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Jan 28, 2008

About the bill

Full Title

To authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2008 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.

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Related Bills

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S. 1547 (identical)

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jun 5, 2007

H.R. 4986 (Related)
National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2008

Enacted — Signed by the President
Jan 28, 2008

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 1585” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Mar 20, 2007
Reported by Committee
May 9, 2007
Passed House
May 17, 2007
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Passed Senate with Changes
Oct 1, 2007
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Conference Report Agreed to by House
Dec 12, 2007
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Conference Report Agreed to by Senate
Dec 14, 2007
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Vetoed
Dec 28, 2007

Details

Cosponsors
1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
Committee Assignments
Readiness

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Votes
May 16, 2007 8:20 p.m.
Failed 202/216
May 16, 2007 8:29 p.m.
Failed 136/288
May 16, 2007 8:42 p.m.
Failed 119/303
May 17, 2007 11:43 a.m.
Failed 127/299
May 17, 2007 11:49 a.m.
Failed 199/226
May 17, 2007 11:52 a.m.
Failed 201/219
May 17, 2007 11:57 a.m.
Agreed to 220/208
May 17, 2007 12:01 p.m.
Failed 199/229
May 17, 2007 12:48 p.m.
Passed 397/27
Jul 17, 2007 8:34 p.m.
Motion Rejected 44/47
Jul 17, 2007 11:59 p.m.
Motion Agreed to 41/37
Jul 18, 2007 5:13 a.m.
Motion Agreed to 37/23
Oct 1, 2007 5:59 p.m.
Bill Passed 92/3
On the Conference Report
Dec 12, 2007 4:55 p.m.
Passed 370/49
On the Conference Report
Dec 14, 2007 1:26 p.m.
Conference Report Agreed to 90/3

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