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HR 6395

Title: William M. (Mac) Thornberry National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021
Author: Rep. Adam Smith (D-WA)

Summary
...This bill authorizes FY2021 appropriations and sets forth policies for Department of Defense (DOD) programs and activities, including military personnel strengths. It does not provide budget authority, which is provided in subsequent appropriations legislation.</p> <p>The bill authorizes appropriations to DOD for</p> <ul> <li>Procurement, including aircraft, weapons and tracked combat vehicles, shipbuilding and conversion, missiles, and ammunition;</li> <li>Research, Development, Test, and Evaluation;</li> <li>Operation and Maintenance;</li> <li>Working Capital Funds;</li> <li>Chemical Agents and Munitions Destruction;</li> <li>Drug Interdiction and Counter-Drug Activities;</li> <li>the Defense Inspector General;</li> <li>the Defense Health Program;</li> <li>the Armed Forces Retirement ...

Status
Introduced in House 03/26/2020
Introduced in House 03/26/2020
Referred to the House Committee on Armed Services. 03/26/2020
Referred to the Subcommittee on Intelligence and Emerging Threats and Capabilities. 03/27/2020
Referred to the Subcommittee on Military Personnel. 03/27/2020
Referred to the Subcommittee on Readiness. 03/27/2020
Referred to the Subcommittee on Seapower and Projection Forces. 03/27/2020
Referred to the Subcommittee on Strategic Forces. 03/27/2020
Referred to the Subcommittee on Tactical Air and Land Forces. 03/27/2020
Subcommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held. 06/22/2020
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee by Voice Vote . 06/22/2020
Subcommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held. 06/22/2020
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee by Voice Vote . 06/22/2020
Subcommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held. 06/23/2020
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee (Amended) by Voice Vote . 06/23/2020
Subcommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held. 06/23/2020
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee by Voice Vote . 06/23/2020
Subcommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held. 06/23/2020
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee by Voice Vote . 06/23/2020
Subcommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held. 06/23/2020
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee by Voice Vote . 06/23/2020
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held. 07/01/2020
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 56 - 0. 07/01/2020
Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Armed Services. H. Rept. 116-442. 07/09/2020
Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Armed Services. H. Rept. 116-442. 07/09/2020
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 354. 07/09/2020
The Chair announced that the Committee on Armed Services was authorized to file a supplemental report on the bill H.R. 6395. Agreed to without objection. 07/16/2020
Supplemental report filed by the Committee on Armed Services, H. Rept. 116-442, Part II. 07/16/2020
Supplemental report filed by the Committee on Armed Services, H. Rept. 116-442, Part II. 07/16/2020
Rules Committee Resolution H. Res. 1053 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 6395, H.R. 7027, H.R. 7327 and H.R. 1957. Provides for the consideration of H.R. 6395, H.R. 7027, H.R. 7327, and the Senate Amendments to H.R. 1957. Rule also provides that H.Res. 967, as amended by H.Res. 1017, is further amended by inserting a new date. 07/20/2020
Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 1053. (consideration: CR H3114-3503) 07/20/2020
Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 6395, H.R. 7027, H.R. 7327 and H.R. 1957. Provides for the consideration of H.R. 6395, H.R. 7027, H.R. 7327, and the Senate Amendments to H.R. 1957. Rule also provides that H.Res. 967, as amended by H.Res. 1017, is further amended by inserting a new date. 07/20/2020
DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H.R. 6395. 07/20/2020
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 1053, the House proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Escobar amendment No. 3. 07/20/2020
POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Escobar amendment No. 3, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment, and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Lamborn demanded the yeas and nays and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the amendment until a time to be announced. 07/20/2020
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 1053, the House proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the McAdams amendment No. 4. 07/20/2020
POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the McAdams amendment No. 4, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment, and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Thornberry demanded the yeas and nays and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the amendment until a time to be announced. 07/20/2020
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 1053, the House proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Omar amendment No. 5. 07/20/2020
POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Omar amendment No. 5, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment, and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Thornberry demanded the yeas and nays and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the amendment until a time to be announced. 07/20/2020
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 1053, the House proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Jayapal amendment No. 6. 07/20/2020
POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Jayapal amendment No. 6, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment, and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Thornberry demanded the yeas and nays and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the amendment until a time to be announced. 07/20/2020
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 1053, the House proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the DeGette amendment No. 7. 07/20/2020
POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the DeGette amendment No. 7, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment, and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Lamborn demanded the yeas and nays and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the amendment until a time to be announced. 07/20/2020
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 1053, the House proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Neguse amendment No. 8. 07/20/2020
POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Neguse amendment No. 8, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment, and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Gosar demanded the yeas and nays and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the amendment until a time to be announced. 07/20/2020
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 1053, the House proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Pocan amendment No. 9. 07/20/2020
POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Pocan amendment No. 9, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment, and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Thornberry demanded the yeas and nays and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the amendment until a time to be announced. 07/20/2020
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 1053, the House proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Dean amendment No. 11. 07/20/2020
POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Dean amendment No. 11, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment, and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Luetkemeyer demanded the yeas and nays and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the amendment until a time to be announced. 07/20/2020
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 1053, the House proceeded with 30 minutes of debate on the Smith (WA) amendment en bloc No. 1. 07/20/2020
POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Smith (WA) amendment en bloc No. 1, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment, and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Massie demanded the yeas and nays and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the amendment until a time to be announced. 07/20/2020
POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - Pursuant to clause 1(c) of Rule XIX, further proceedings on H.R. 6395 were postponed. 07/20/2020
Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H3503-3513) 07/20/2020
UNFINISHED BUSINESS - The Chair announced that the unfinished business was the question on adoption of the Escobar amendment which had been debated earlier and on which further proceedings had been postponed. 07/20/2020
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 1053, the House proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Gallego amendment No. 13. 07/20/2020
Without objection, a motion to reconsider was laid upon the table. 07/20/2020
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 1053, the House proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Adams amendment No. 17. 07/20/2020
Without objection, a motion to reconsider was laid upon the table. 07/20/2020
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 1053, the House proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Houlahan amendment No. 19. 07/20/2020
Without objection, a motion to reconsider was laid upon the table. 07/20/2020
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 1053, the House proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Takano amendment No. 29. 07/20/2020
POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Takano amendment No. 29, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment, and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Ms. Foxx (NC) demanded the yeas and nays and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the amendment until a time to be announced. 07/20/2020
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 1053, the House proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Panetta amendment No. 167. 07/20/2020
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 1053, the House proceeded with 30 minutes of debate on the Smith (WA) amendment en bloc No. 2. 07/20/2020
Without objection, a motion to reconsider was laid upon the table 07/20/2020
Pursuant to clause 1(c) of Rule XIX, further proceedings on H.R. 6395 were postponed. 07/20/2020
Pursuant to clause 1(c) of Rule XIX, the House resumed consideration of H.R. 6395. 07/21/2020
Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H3598-3607) 07/21/2020
Without objection, a motion to reconsider was laid upon the table 07/21/2020
Without objection, a motion to reconsider was laid upon the table 07/21/2020
Without objection, a motion to reconsider was laid upon the table 07/21/2020
Without objection, a motion to reconsider was laid upon the table 07/21/2020
Without objection, a motion to reconsider was laid upon the table 07/21/2020
Without objection, a motion to reconsider was laid upon the table 07/21/2020
Without objection, a motion to reconsider was laid upon the table 07/21/2020
The previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule. 07/21/2020
Mr. Green (TN) moved to recommit with instructions to the Committee on Armed Services. (text: CR H3603-3604) 07/21/2020
DEBATE - The House proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Green (TN) motion to recommit with instructions pending the reservation of a point of order. The instructions contained in the motion seek to require the bill to be reported back to the House with an amendment to at the end of title XVII, add a new subtitle entitled "Defend COVID Research From Hackers Act". Subsequently, the point of order was withdrawn. 07/21/2020
The previous question on the motion to recommit with instructions was ordered without objection. 07/21/2020
On motion to recommit with instructions Failed by the Yeas and Nays: 201 - 219 (Roll no. 151). 07/21/2020
Passed/agreed to in House: On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 295 - 125 (Roll no. 152). 07/21/2020
On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 295 - 125 (Roll no. 152). 07/21/2020
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection. 07/21/2020
The 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. 6395. 07/21/2020
The title of the measure was amended. Agreed to without objection. 07/21/2020
Received in the Senate. 08/04/2020
Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 505. 08/05/2020

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08/05/2020 - HR 6395 (Placed+on+Calendar+Senate) 07/21/2020 - HR 6395 (Engrossed+in+House) 07/09/2020 - HR 6395 (Reported+in+House) 03/26/2020 - HR 6395 (Introduced+in+House)

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    Rep. Adam Smith (D-WA)
    U.S. Representative

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