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S. 1605: National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2022


About the bill

This is the yearly military spending policy bill, which governs how military and related federal appropriations can be spent under the law.

This bill was previously a companion bill to H.R. 49, but its text was completely replaced with the military spending provisions in the Dec. 7, 2021 House vote, after H.R. 49 was enacted.

Sponsor and status

Introduced
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 27, 2021

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 27, 2021.

Law
Pub.L. 117-81
Sponsor

Rick Scott was the sponsor of this bill when it was introduced on May 13, 2021, but the bill’s text was subsequently replaced with unrelated provisions.

Text

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Last Updated: Dec 21, 2021
Length: 910 pages

Cosponsors

2 Cosponsors (1 Republican, 1 Democrat)

Source

Position statements

What legislators are saying

Wilson Delivers Millions in Funding for Florida Memorial University and Florida International University in the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2022
    — Rep. Frederica Wilson [D-FL24] on Dec 15, 2021

Rep. Smith Statement on the Signing of the FY22 NDAA into Law
    — Rep. Adam Smith [D-WA9] on Dec 28, 2021

Congressman Cleaver Votes for National Defense Authorization Act, Pay Raise for Servicemembers
    — Rep. Emanuel Cleaver [D-MO5] on Dec 8, 2021

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates S. 1605 will add $31.3 billion in new spending through 2031.

Incorporated legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

H.R. 4350: National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2022

Passed House (Senate next) on Sep 23, 2021. 19% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 2792: National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2022

Ordered Reported on Sep 22, 2021. 37% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 1157: Department of State Authorization Act of 2021

Passed House (Senate next) on May 18, 2021. 57% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 6014: Afghanistan War Commission Act of 2021

Introduced on Nov 18, 2021. 89% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 1252: Improving Embassy Design and Security Act

Introduced on Feb 23, 2021. 97% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 1253: Public Diplomacy Modernization Act of 2021

Introduced on Feb 23, 2021. 90% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 5209: Counter-Kleptocracy Act

Introduced on Sep 10, 2021. 21% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 490: DHS MORALE Act

Passed House (Senate next) on Apr 20, 2021. 67% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 4806: TRAP Act of 2021

Introduced on Jul 29, 2021. 86% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 2526: A bill to authorize the Secretary of Defense and the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to enter into agreements for the planning, design, and construction of facilities to be operated as …

Introduced on Jul 28, 2021. 97% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 3096: Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Modernization Act

Introduced on Oct 28, 2021. 87% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 6162: Strengthening Protections Against Chinese Printed Circuit Boards Act

Introduced on Dec 7, 2021. 94% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 3326: Strengthening Protections Against Chinese Printed Circuit Boards Act

Introduced on Dec 7, 2021. 94% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 1893: Transportation Security Preparedness Act of 2021

Passed House (Senate next) on Jul 20, 2021. 99% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 1870: Strengthening Local Transportation Security Capabilities Act of 2021

Passed House (Senate next) on Jul 20, 2021. 70% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 5599: Burn Pit Program to Review Operations and Management of ILER System Efficacy Act

Introduced on Oct 15, 2021. 79% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 2525: Domains Critical to Homeland Security Act

Ordered Reported on Aug 4, 2021. 80% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 1193: United States-Israel Cybersecurity Cooperation Enhancement Act of 2021

Introduced on Apr 15, 2021. 84% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 3183: Enhancing Military Base Resilience and Conserving Ecosystems through Stormwater Management Act

Introduced on Nov 4, 2021. 89% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 2980: Cybersecurity Vulnerability Remediation Act

Passed House (Senate next) on Jul 20, 2021. 91% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 2439: DHS Industrial Control Systems Capabilities Enhancement Act of 2021

Ordered Reported on Aug 4, 2021. 93% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 2659: United States-Israel Cybersecurity Cooperation Enhancement Act of 2021

Introduced on Apr 19, 2021. 94% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 367: Homeland Security Acquisition Professional Career Program Act

Passed House (Senate next) on Apr 20, 2021. 95% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 5262: Enhancing Military Base Resilience And Conserving Ecosystems through Stormwater Management Act

Introduced on Sep 14, 2021. 98% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 3223: CISA Cyber Exercise Act

Passed House (Senate next) on Jul 20, 2021. 99% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 2993: CISA Cyber Exercise Act

Ordered Reported on Nov 3, 2021. 99% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 1833: DHS Industrial Control Systems Capabilities Enhancement Act of 2021

Passed House (Senate next) on Jul 20, 2021. 99% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 1877: Security Screening During COVID-19 Act

Passed House (Senate next) on Jul 20, 2021. 99% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 6340: To establish the United States policy on Burma at the International Monetary Fund, the World Bank Group, and the Asian Development Bank, and for other purposes.

Introduced on Dec 20, 2021. 99% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 3264: Domains Critical to Homeland Security Act

Passed House (Senate next) on Jul 20, 2021. 100% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 6209: Military Justice Reporting Improvement Act

Introduced on Dec 9, 2021. 100% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 6260: Casualty Assistance Reform Act of 2021

Introduced on Dec 14, 2021. 100% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 6292: To direct the Department of Defense to report to Congress on the potential integration of advanced propulsion systems into F-35 aircraft, and for other purposes.

Introduced on Dec 14, 2021. 75% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 2904: Department of Defense Artificial Intelligence Metrics Act of 2021

Introduced on Sep 30, 2021. 75% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 5147: To prohibit the Secretary of Defense from procuring personal protective equipment from certain non-allied foreign nations, and for other purposes.

Introduced on Aug 31, 2021. 79% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 396: Transit Security Grant Program Flexibility Act

Passed House (Senate next) on Apr 20, 2021. 84% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 1895: Transportation Security Public Health Threat Preparedness Act of 2021

Passed House (Senate next) on Jul 20, 2021. 84% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 104: To authorize the Maritime Administrator to use certain appropriated funds to purchase duplicate medals authorized under Merchant Mariners of World War II Congressional Gold Medal Act of 2020, and for …

Introduced on Jan 4, 2021. 94% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 4111: Sovereign Debt Contract Capacity Act

Passed House (Senate next) on Oct 25, 2021. 95% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 473: Trusted Traveler Reconsideration and Restoration Act of 2021

Passed House (Senate next) on Apr 19, 2021. 96% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 3396: Department of Defense Principal Cyber Advisor Empowerment Act of 2021

Introduced on Dec 15, 2021. 98% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 2580: Alexander Lofgren Veterans in Parks (VIP) Act

Introduced on Aug 2, 2021. 99% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 1850: Supporting Research and Development for First Responders Act

Passed House (Senate next) on Jul 20, 2021. 99% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 3680: Promoting Affordable Housing Near Transit Act

Introduced on Jun 1, 2021. 99% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 1871: Transportation Security Transparency Improvement Act

Passed House (Senate next) on Jul 20, 2021. 99% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 1619: Catawba Indian Nation Lands Act

Passed House (Senate next) on Nov 1, 2021. 99% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 6246: Defense Language Continuing Education Act of 2021

Introduced on Dec 13, 2021. 100% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 2903: Emerging Technologies Professional Military Education Act of 2021

Introduced on Sep 30, 2021. 100% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 4493: Promoting Secure 5G Act of 2021

Introduced on Jul 16, 2021. 100% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 6245: Unmanned Aircraft Systems Review Act of 2021

Introduced on Dec 13, 2021. 100% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 6328: FinCEN Exam Delegation Study

Introduced on Dec 20, 2021. 100% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 6343: Illicit Finance Improvements Act

Introduced on Dec 23, 2021. 100% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 5320: Financial Crimes Enforcement Network Exchange Improvement Act

Introduced on Sep 21, 2021. 98% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 1767: DLI Act

Introduced on Mar 10, 2021. 99% incorporated. (compare text)

History

May 13, 2021
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Jun 9, 2021
 
Passed Senate (House next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 7, 2021
 
Passed House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Dec 8, 2021
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House with an Amendment.

Dec 15, 2021
 
Senate 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.

Dec 27, 2021
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

S. 1605 is a 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 1605. This is the one from the 117th Congress.

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