About the bill
To authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2015 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.
This bill became, most recently, the vehicle for the passage of the defense authorization (spending) bill for fiscal year 2015.
The bill was originally introduced by Rep. Lou Barletta as the Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders Act. It was passed by the House in this form on March 11, 2014.
The Senate subsequently used the bill as the (ultimately ...
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 3979 — 113th Congress: Carl Levin and Howard P. “Buck” McKeon National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2015. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr3979
“H.R. 3979 — 113th Congress: Carl Levin and Howard P. “Buck” McKeon National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2015.” www.GovTrack.us. 2014. July 29, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr3979>
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