H.R. 1540 (112th): National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012

Introduced:

Apr 14, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Enacted — Signed by the President
on Dec 31, 2011

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 31, 2011.

Law:

Pub.L. 112-81

Sponsor:

Howard “Buck” McKeon
Representative for California's 25th congressional district
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 22, 2011
Length: 565 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2012 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

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

S. 1867 (Included-In)
National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012

Passed Senate
Last Action: Dec 1, 2011

S. 981 (Related)
National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 12, 2011

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 1540” 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.

History

Introduced
Apr 14, 2011
Reported by Committee
May 11, 2011
Passed House
May 26, 2011
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Passed Senate with Changes
Dec 1, 2011
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Conference Report Agreed to by House
Dec 14, 2011
View Vote Result »
Conference Report Agreed to by Senate
Dec 15, 2011
View Vote Result »
Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 31, 2011

Details

Cosponsors
1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Votes
May 25, 2011 6:30 p.m.
Failed 83/334
May 25, 2011 6:34 p.m.
Failed 203/213
May 25, 2011 6:38 p.m.
Failed 198/225
May 25, 2011 6:42 p.m.
Failed 208/212
May 25, 2011 6:48 p.m.
Agreed to 261/163
May 25, 2011 6:53 p.m.
Failed 168/256
May 25, 2011 6:57 p.m.
Failed 176/248
May 25, 2011 7:03 p.m.
Failed 184/240
May 25, 2011 7:08 p.m.
Failed 191/232
May 25, 2011 7:11 p.m.
Failed 178/246
May 25, 2011 7:15 p.m.
Failed 177/246
May 26, 2011 12:51 p.m.
Agreed to 260/160
May 26, 2011 12:57 p.m.
Agreed to 246/172
May 26, 2011 1:04 p.m.
Agreed to 246/173
May 26, 2011 1:12 p.m.
Agreed to 227/193
May 26, 2011 1:16 p.m.
Failed 172/246
May 26, 2011 1:21 p.m.
Failed 187/234
May 26, 2011 1:31 p.m.
Failed 123/294
May 26, 2011 1:39 p.m.
Agreed to 416/5
May 26, 2011 1:44 p.m.
Agreed to 269/151
May 26, 2011 1:47 p.m.
Failed 176/241
May 26, 2011 1:50 p.m.
Failed 184/234
May 26, 2011 1:54 p.m.
Agreed to 419/0
May 26, 2011 1:57 p.m.
Agreed to 300/120
May 26, 2011 2:01 p.m.
Agreed to 226/194
May 26, 2011 2:05 p.m.
Failed 204/215
May 26, 2011 2:40 p.m.
Passed 322/96
On the Conference Report
Dec 14, 2011 6:58 p.m.
Passed 283/136
On the Conference Report
Dec 15, 2011 4:02 p.m.
Conference Report Agreed to 86/13

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