H.R. 6523 - Ike Skelton National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2011

Armed forces and national security. 111th Congress (2009-2010) View bill details
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Summary:
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. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has become law. 
Amendments:
1 proposed amendment. 1 accepted. View amendments 
Senate Vote: On Passage

PASSED by voice vote on December 22, 2010.

Ike Skelton National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2011

H.R. 6523 — 111th Congress (2009–2010)

Summary
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. (by CRS)
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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.
Other Titles
  • Ike Skelton National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2011
  • Guam World War II Loyalty Recognition Act
  • Improve Acquisition Act of 2010
  • Military Construction Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2011
  • Ike Skelton National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2011
  • Guam World War II Loyalty Recognition Act
  • Improve Acquisition Act of 2010
  • Military Construction Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2011
  • Ike Skelton National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2011
  • Improve Acquisition Act of 2010
  • Military Construction Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2011
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Ike Skelton
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    Major Actions
    Introduced12/15/2010
    Referred to Committee
    Amendments (1 proposed)
    Passed House12/17/2010
    Passed House12/22/2010
    Passed Senate12/22/2010
    Signed by President1/07/2011
    Bill History
    Chamber/CommitteeMotionDateResult
    select this voteHouseOn Passage - House - H.R. 6523 Ike Skelton National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2011 - Under Suspension of the Rules12/17/2010This bill PASSED the House
    341 voted YES 48 voted NO 44 voted present/not voting
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 4921 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.12/22/2010PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteHouseOn motion that the House agree to the Senate amendments Agreed to without objection.12/22/2010PASSED by voice vote
    currently selectedSenatePassed Senate with an amendment by Unanimous Consent.12/22/2010PASSED by voice vote
    ActionDateDescription
    Introduced12/15/2010
    12/15/2010Referred to the Committee on Armed Services, and in addition to the Committee on the Budget, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
    12/15/2010Referred to House Armed Services
    12/15/2010Referred to House Budget
    12/17/2010Received in the Senate.
    12/17/2010Mr. Skelton moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
    12/17/2010Considered under suspension of the rules.
    12/17/2010DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 6523.
    12/17/2010At the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
    12/17/2010Considered as unfinished business.
    12/17/2010Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
    12/17/2010The Clerk was authorized to correct section numbers, punctuation, and cross references, and to make other necessary technical and conforming corrections in the engrossment of H.R. 6523.
    select this voteHouse Vote on Passage12/17/2010On Passage - House - H.R. 6523 Ike Skelton National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2011 - Under Suspension of the Rules
    Put on a legislative calendar12/19/2010Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 717.
    12/22/2010Amendment SA 4921 proposed by Senator Levin.
    select this voteVote12/22/2010Amendment SA 4921 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
    12/22/2010Mr. Skelton asked unanimous consent that the House agree to the Senate amendments.
    select this voteHouse Vote on Passage12/22/2010On motion that the House agree to the Senate amendments Agreed to without objection.
    Presented to President12/22/2010Cleared for White House.
    12/22/2010Measure laid before Senate by unanimous consent.
    currently selectedSenate Vote on Passage12/22/2010Passed Senate with an amendment by Unanimous Consent.
    12/22/2010Message on Senate action sent to the House.
    12/22/2010Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
    Presented to President12/29/2010Presented to President.
    Signed1/07/2011Signed by President.
    Enacted1/07/2011Became Public Law No: 111-383.
    NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus
    select this voteS. Amdt. 4921Levin, Carl [D-MI]December 22, 2010Passed by voice vote on December 21, 2010.

    To strike title XVII.

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    Total contributions given to Senators from Human Rights, which…

    opposed this bill

    Human Rights$30,850
    $30,850

    1 Organization Supported and 1 Opposed; See Which Ones

    Organizations that took a position on
    Ike Skelton National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2011: Passed Senate with an amendment by Unanimous Consent.

    1 organization supported this bill

    Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America
    Black, Isabel (2010, December 22). Congress Passes Broad Defense Bill Supporting Troops, New Veterans. Retrieved December 22, 2010, from IAVA.

    1 organization opposed this bill

    Amnesty International
    Colucci, Vienna (2010, December 22). Congress Blocks Prosecution of Gitmo Detainees in Federal Courts. Retrieved December 22, 2010, from Amnesty International.

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    Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office on day of vote, from Human Rights interest groups, January 1, 2005 – December 31, 2010.
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    Contributions by Legislator

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    That Supported
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Vote
    Daniel K. AkakaDHI$0$0Yes
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$0$0Yes
    John BarrassoRWY$0$0Yes
    Max BaucusDMT$0$0Yes
    Birch "Evan" BayhDIN$0$0Yes
    Mark BegichDAK$0$0Yes
    Michael BennetDCO$0$1,000Yes
    Bob BennettRUT$0$0Yes
    Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$0$0Yes
    Christopher "Kit" BondRMO$0$0Yes
    Barbara BoxerDCA$0$1,000Yes
    Scott BrownRMA$0$0Yes
    Sherrod BrownDOH$0$0Yes
    Sam BrownbackRKS$0$0Yes
    Jim BunningRKY$0$0Yes
    Richard BurrRNC$0$0Yes
    Maria CantwellDWA$0$1,000Yes
    Ben CardinDMD$0$750Yes
    Tom CarperDDE$0$0Yes
    Bob CaseyDPA$0$500Yes
    Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$0$0Yes
    Tom CoburnROK$0$0Yes
    William Thad CochranRMS$0$0Yes
    Susan CollinsRME$0$0Yes
    Gaylord Kent ConradDND$0$0Yes
    Chris CoonsDDE$0$0Yes
    Bob CorkerRTN$0$0Yes
    John CornynRTX$0$0Yes
    Mike CrapoRID$0$0Yes
    Jim DeMintRSC$0$500Yes
    Chris DoddDCT$0$0Yes
    Byron DorganDND$0$0Yes
    Dick DurbinDIL$0$0Yes
    John EnsignRNV$0$0Yes
    Mike EnziRWY$0$0Yes
    Russ FeingoldDWI$0$1,750Yes
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$0$0Yes
    Alan FrankenDMN$0$500Yes
    Kirsten GillibrandDNY$0$6,200Yes
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$0$0Yes
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$0Yes
    Judd GreggRNH$0$0Yes
    Kay HaganDNC$0$1,000Yes
    Tom HarkinDIA$0$250Yes
    Orrin HatchRUT$0$0Yes
    Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$0$0Yes
    Jim InhofeROK$0$0Yes
    Dan InouyeDHI$0$0Yes
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$0$0Yes
    Mike JohannsRNE$0$0Yes
    Tim JohnsonDSD$0$0Yes
    John KerryDMA$0$0Yes
    Mark KirkRIL$0$0Yes
    Amy KlobucharDMN$0$0Yes
    Herb KohlDWI$0$0Yes
    Jon KylRAZ$0$0Yes
    Mary LandrieuDLA$0$1,000Yes
    Frank LautenbergDNJ$0$0Yes
    George LeMieuxRFL$0$0Yes
    Patrick LeahyDVT$0$250Yes
    Carl LevinDMI$0$0Yes
    Joe LiebermanICT$0$0Yes
    Blanche LincolnDAR$0$0Yes
    Dick LugarRIN$0$0Yes
    Joe ManchinDWV$0$0Yes
    John McCainRAZ$0$0Yes
    Claire McCaskillDMO$0$500Yes
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$0$0Yes
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$0$0Yes
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$0$2,000Yes
    Barbara MikulskiDMD$0$0Yes
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$0$0Yes
    Patty MurrayDWA$0$0Yes
    Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$0$0Yes
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$0$250Yes
    Mark PryorDAR$0$700Yes
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$1,000Yes
    Harry ReidDNV$0$300Yes
    Jim RischRID$0$0Yes
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$0Yes
    John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$0$0Yes
    Bernie SandersIVT$0$0Yes
    Chuck SchumerDNY$0$850Yes
    Jeff SessionsRAL$0$0Yes
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$0$4,050Yes
    Richard ShelbyRAL$0$0Yes
    Olympia SnoweRME$0$0Yes
    Arlen SpecterDPA$0$0Yes
    Debbie StabenowDMI$0$0Yes
    Jon TesterDMT$0$750Yes
    John ThuneRSD$0$0Yes
    Mark UdallDCO$0$0Yes
    Tom UdallDNM$0$2,500Yes
    David VitterRLA$0$0Yes
    George VoinovichROH$0$0Yes
    Mark WarnerDVA$0$250Yes
    Jim WebbDVA$0$0Yes
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$0$1,000Yes
    Roger WickerRMS$0$0Yes
    Ron WydenDOR$0$1,000Yes

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    That Supported
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    Vote
    Daniel K. AkakaDHI$0$0Yes
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$0$0Yes
    John BarrassoRWY$0$0Yes
    Max BaucusDMT$0$0Yes
    Birch "Evan" BayhDIN$0$0Yes
    Mark BegichDAK$0$0Yes
    Michael BennetDCO$0$1,000Yes
    Bob BennettRUT$0$0Yes
    Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$0$0Yes
    Christopher "Kit" BondRMO$0$0Yes
    Barbara BoxerDCA$0$1,000Yes
    Scott BrownRMA$0$0Yes
    Sherrod BrownDOH$0$0Yes
    Sam BrownbackRKS$0$0Yes
    Jim BunningRKY$0$0Yes
    Richard BurrRNC$0$0Yes
    Maria CantwellDWA$0$1,000Yes
    Ben CardinDMD$0$750Yes
    Tom CarperDDE$0$0Yes
    Bob CaseyDPA$0$500Yes
    Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$0$0Yes
    Tom CoburnROK$0$0Yes
    William Thad CochranRMS$0$0Yes
    Susan CollinsRME$0$0Yes
    Gaylord Kent ConradDND$0$0Yes
    Chris CoonsDDE$0$0Yes
    Bob CorkerRTN$0$0Yes
    John CornynRTX$0$0Yes
    Mike CrapoRID$0$0Yes
    Jim DeMintRSC$0$500Yes
    Chris DoddDCT$0$0Yes
    Byron DorganDND$0$0Yes
    Dick DurbinDIL$0$0Yes
    John EnsignRNV$0$0Yes
    Mike EnziRWY$0$0Yes
    Russ FeingoldDWI$0$1,750Yes
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$0$0Yes
    Alan FrankenDMN$0$500Yes
    Kirsten GillibrandDNY$0$6,200Yes
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$0$0Yes
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$0Yes
    Judd GreggRNH$0$0Yes
    Kay HaganDNC$0$1,000Yes
    Tom HarkinDIA$0$250Yes
    Orrin HatchRUT$0$0Yes
    Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$0$0Yes
    Jim InhofeROK$0$0Yes
    Dan InouyeDHI$0$0Yes
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$0$0Yes
    Mike JohannsRNE$0$0Yes
    Tim JohnsonDSD$0$0Yes
    John KerryDMA$0$0Yes
    Mark KirkRIL$0$0Yes
    Amy KlobucharDMN$0$0Yes
    Herb KohlDWI$0$0Yes
    Jon KylRAZ$0$0Yes
    Mary LandrieuDLA$0$1,000Yes
    Frank LautenbergDNJ$0$0Yes
    George LeMieuxRFL$0$0Yes
    Patrick LeahyDVT$0$250Yes
    Carl LevinDMI$0$0Yes
    Joe LiebermanICT$0$0Yes
    Blanche LincolnDAR$0$0Yes
    Dick LugarRIN$0$0Yes
    Joe ManchinDWV$0$0Yes
    John McCainRAZ$0$0Yes
    Claire McCaskillDMO$0$500Yes
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$0$0Yes
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$0$0Yes
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$0$2,000Yes
    Barbara MikulskiDMD$0$0Yes
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$0$0Yes
    Patty MurrayDWA$0$0Yes
    Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$0$0Yes
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$0$250Yes
    Mark PryorDAR$0$700Yes
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$1,000Yes
    Harry ReidDNV$0$300Yes
    Jim RischRID$0$0Yes
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$0Yes
    John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$0$0Yes
    Bernie SandersIVT$0$0Yes
    Chuck SchumerDNY$0$850Yes
    Jeff SessionsRAL$0$0Yes
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$0$4,050Yes
    Richard ShelbyRAL$0$0Yes
    Olympia SnoweRME$0$0Yes
    Arlen SpecterDPA$0$0Yes
    Debbie StabenowDMI$0$0Yes
    Jon TesterDMT$0$750Yes
    John ThuneRSD$0$0Yes
    Mark UdallDCO$0$0Yes
    Tom UdallDNM$0$2,500Yes
    David VitterRLA$0$0Yes
    George VoinovichROH$0$0Yes
    Mark WarnerDVA$0$250Yes
    Jim WebbDVA$0$0Yes
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$0$1,000Yes
    Roger WickerRMS$0$0Yes
    Ron WydenDOR$0$1,000Yes

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    Human Rights$30,850
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