H.R. 6523 (111th): Ike Skelton National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2011


Dec 15, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010


Enacted — Signed by the President on Jan 7, 2011

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on January 7, 2011.


Pub.L. 111-383


Ike Skelton

Representative for Missouri's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: Dec 29, 2010
Length: 383 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2011 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)

1/7/2011--Public Law.Ike Skelton National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2011 - DivisionA - Department of Defense AuthorizationsTitleI - ProcurementSubtitleA - Authorization of AppropriationsSection101 - Authorizes appropriations for FY2011 for ... Read more >


Dec 15, 2010

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Dec 17, 2010
Passed House

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

Dec 22, 2010
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.

Dec 22, 2010
House Agreed to Changes

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 without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

Jan 7, 2011
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. 6523”). 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

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

On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
Dec 17, 2010 1:36 p.m.
Passed 341/48

Subject Areas
Related Bills

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H.R. 5136 (Related)
National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2011

Passed House
Last Action: May 28, 2010

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