HR 5515

Title: National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2019
Author: Rep. Mac Thornberry (REP-TX)

Summary
...This bill authorizes FY2019 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: (1) Procurement, including aircraft, missiles, weapons and tracked combat vehicles, ammunition, shipbuilding and conversion, and space procurement; (2) Research, Development, Test, and Evaluation; (3) Operation and Maintenance; (4) Working Capital Funds; (5) Chemical Agents and Munitions Destruction; (6) Drug Interdiction and Counter-Drug Activities; (7) the Defense Inspector General; (8) the Defense Health Program; (9) the Armed Forces Retirement Home; (10) Overseas Contingency ...

Status
Introduced in House 04/13/2018
Introduced in House 04/13/2018
Referred to the House Committee on Armed Services. 04/13/2018
Referred to the Subcommittee on Strategic Forces. 04/13/2018
Referred to the Subcommittee on Tactical Air and Land Forces. 04/13/2018
Referred to the Subcommittee on Seapower and Projection Forces. 04/13/2018
Referred to the Subcommittee on Military Personnel. 04/13/2018
Referred to the Subcommittee on Emerging Threats and Capabilities. 04/13/2018
Referred to the Subcommittee on Readiness. 04/13/2018
Subcommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held. 04/26/2018
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee by Voice Vote . 04/26/2018
Subcommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held. 04/26/2018
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee by Voice Vote . 04/26/2018
Subcommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held. 04/26/2018
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee (Amended) by Voice Vote . 04/26/2018
Subcommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held. 04/26/2018
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee by Voice Vote . 04/26/2018
Subcommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held. 04/26/2018
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee by Voice Vote . 04/26/2018
Subcommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held. 04/26/2018
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee (Amended) by Voice Vote . 04/26/2018
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held. 05/09/2018
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held. 05/10/2018
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 60 - 1. 05/10/2018
Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Armed Services. H. Rept. 115-676. 05/15/2018
Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Armed Services. H. Rept. 115-676. 05/15/2018
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 521. 05/15/2018
SUPPLEMENTAL FILING AUTHORITY - Mr. Mitchell asked unanimous consent that the Committee on Armed Services be authorized to file a supplemental report on the bill H.R. 5515. Agreed to without objection. 05/21/2018
Supplemental report filed by the Committee on Armed Services, H. Rept. 115-676, Part II. 05/21/2018
Supplemental report filed by the Committee on Armed Services, H. Rept. 115-676, Part II. 05/21/2018
Rules Committee Resolution H. Res. 905 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 5515, S. 204 and S. 2155. The resolution provides for one hour of general debate on H.R. 5515, S. 204 and S. 2155. The resolution provides for consideration of S. 2155 and S. 204 under a closed rule. Also, the resolution provides for consideration of H.R. 5515 under a structured rule and makes an amendment in the nature of a substitute consisting of the text of Rules Committee Print 115-70 considered as adopted. 05/21/2018
Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 905. (consideration: CR H4367-4562; text of amendment in nature of a substitute: CR H4378-4556) 05/22/2018
Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 5515, S. 204 and S. 2155. The resolution provides for one hour of general debate on H.R. 5515, S. 204 and S. 2155. The resolution provides for consideration of S. 2155 and S. 204 under a closed rule. Also, the resolution provides for consideration of H.R. 5515 under a structured rule and makes an amendment in the nature of a substitute consisting of the text of Rules Committee Print 115-70 considered as adopted. 05/22/2018
House resolved itself into the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union pursuant to H. Res. 905 and Rule XVIII. 05/22/2018
The Speaker designated the Honorable Gregg Harper to act as Chairman of the Committee. 05/22/2018
GENERAL DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with one hour of general debate on H.R. 5515. 05/22/2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 905, the Committee of the Whole proceeed with 10 minutes of debate on the Thornberry amendment No. 1. 05/22/2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 905, the Committee of the Whole proceeed with 10 minutes of debate on the Nolan amendment No. 2. 05/22/2018
POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Nolan amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Nolan demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced. 05/22/2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 905, the Committee of the Whole proceeed with 10 minutes of debate on the Gabbard amendment No. 3. 05/22/2018
POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Gabbard amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Ms. Gabbard demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced. 05/22/2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 905, the Committee of the Whole proceeed with 10 minutes of debate on the Aguilar amendment No. 4. 05/22/2018
POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Aguilar amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Aguilar demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced. 05/22/2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 905, the Committee of the Whole proceeed with 10 minutes of debate on the Garamendi amendment No. 5. 05/22/2018
POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Garamendi amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Smith (WA) demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced. 05/22/2018
Mr. Thornberry moved that the committee rise. 05/22/2018
On motion that the committee rise Agreed to by voice vote. 05/22/2018
Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union rises leaving H.R. 5515 as unfinished business. 05/22/2018
Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H4562-4580) 05/22/2018
The House resolved into Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union for further consideration. 05/22/2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 905, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 20 minutes of debate on the Thornberry En Bloc amendment No. 1. 05/22/2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 905, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 20 minutes of debate on the Thornberry En Bloc amendment No. 2. 05/22/2018
Mr. Thornberry moved that the committee rise. 05/22/2018
On motion that the committee rise Agreed to by voice vote. 05/22/2018
Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union rises leaving H.R. 5515 as unfinished business. 05/22/2018
Rules Committee Resolution H. Res. 908 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 5515. The resolution makes in order only those further amendments printed in the Rules Committee report. The rule provides that on any legislative day during the period from May 25, 2018 through June 4, 2018: the Journal of the proceedings of the previous day shall be considered as approved; and the Chair may at any time declare the House adjourned to meet at a date and time to be announced by the Chair in declaring the adjournment. 05/22/2018
Rule H. Res. 908 passed House. 05/23/2018
Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H4603-4606) 05/23/2018
The House resolved into Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union for further consideration. 05/23/2018
UNFINISHED BUSINESS - The Chair announced that the unfinished business was on adoption of amendments, which had been debated earlier and on which further proceedings had been postponed. 05/23/2018
Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union rises leaving H.R. 5515 as unfinished business. 05/23/2018
Considered as unfinished business. (Consideration: CR H4606-4672) 05/23/2018
The House resolved into Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union for further consideration. 05/23/2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 908, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 20 minutes of debate on the Thornberry En Bloc amendment No. 1, as modified. 05/23/2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 908, the Committee of the Whole proceeed with 10 minutes of debate on the Guthrie amendment No. 3. 05/23/2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 908, the Committee of the Whole proceeed with 10 minutes of debate on the Amodei amendment No. 8. 05/23/2018
POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Amodei amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Lowenthal demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced. 05/23/2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 908, the Committee of the Whole proceeed with 10 minutes of debate on the McGovern amendment No. 10. 05/23/2018
POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the McGovern amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. McGovern demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced. 05/23/2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 908, the Committee of the Whole proceeed with 10 minutes of debate on the McKinley amendment No. 13. 05/23/2018
POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the McKinley amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. McKinley demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced. 05/23/2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 908, the Committee of the Whole proceeed with 10 minutes of debate on the Tenney amendment No. 19. 05/23/2018
POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Tenney amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Ms. Tenney demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced. 05/23/2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 908, the Committee of the Whole proceeed with 10 minutes of debate on the Engel amendment No. 43. 05/23/2018
POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Engel amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Engel demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced. 05/23/2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 908, the Committee of the Whole proceeed with 10 minutes of debate on the Polis amendment No. 50. 05/23/2018
POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Polis amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Polis demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced. 05/23/2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 908, the Committee of the Whole proceeed with 10 minutes of debate on the Gallagher amendment No. 55. 05/23/2018
UNFINISHED BUSINESS - The Chair announced that the unfinished business was the question on adoption of amendments which had been debated and on which further proceedings had been postponed. 05/23/2018
Mr. Thornberry moved that the committee rise. 05/23/2018
On motion that the committee rise Agreed to by voice vote. 05/23/2018
Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union rises leaving H.R. 5515 as unfinished business. 05/23/2018
Thornberry amendment en bloc No. 4; modified by unanimous consent. Modification strikes amendment No. 69 printed in House Report 115-698. 05/23/2018
THORNBERRY EN BLOC NO. 4, AS MODIFIED - Amendments en bloc offered by Mr. Thornberry, comprised of the following amendments printed in House Report 115-698 as En Bloc No. 4: Nos. 55, as modified, 57, 58, 59, 60, 61, 62, 63, 64, 65, 66, 67, 68, and 70. 05/23/2018
Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H4673-4682) 05/23/2018
The House resolved into Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union for further consideration. 05/23/2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 908, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 20 minutes of debate on the Thornberry En Bloc amendment No. 2. 05/23/2018
Mr. Thornberry moved that the committee rise. 05/23/2018
On motion that the committee rise Agreed to by voice vote. 05/23/2018
Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union rises leaving H.R. 5515 as unfinished business. 05/23/2018
Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H4699-4722) 05/24/2018
The House resolved into Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union for further consideration. 05/24/2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 908, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 20 minutes of debate on the Thornberry En Bloc amendment No. 4. 05/24/2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 908, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 20 minutes of debate on the Thornberry En Bloc amendment No. 5. 05/24/2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 908, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 20 minutes of debate on the Thornberry En Bloc amendment No. 6. 05/24/2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 908, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 20 minutes of debate on the Thornberry En Bloc amendment No. 7. 05/24/2018
The Committee resumed its sitting. 05/24/2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 908, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Ferguson amendment No. 168. 05/24/2018
The House rose from the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union to report H.R. 5515. 05/24/2018
The previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule. 05/24/2018
The House adopted the amendments en gross as agreed to by the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union. (consideration: CR H4717) 05/24/2018
Mr. Thompson (CA) moved to recommit with instructions to the Committee on the Judiciary. (text: CR H4717-4720) 05/24/2018
DEBATE - The House proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the 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 add, at the end of the bill a new section consisting of the bill titled "Public Safety and Second Amendment Rights Protection Act of 2018". 05/24/2018
Mr. Thornberry raised a point of order against the motion to recommit with instructions. Mr. Thornberry made a point of order that the amendment violates clause 10 of rule 21 by proposing an increase in mandatory spending over a relevant period of time. Sustained by the Chair. 05/24/2018
Point of order sustained against the motion to recommit with instructions. 05/24/2018
Mr. Thompson (CA) appealed the ruling of the chair. The question was then put on sustaining the ruling of the chair. 05/24/2018
Mr. Thornberry moved to table the motion to appeal the ruling of the chair 05/24/2018
On motion to table the motion to appeal the ruling of the chair Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 224 - 191 (Roll no. 229). 05/24/2018
Passed/agreed to in House: On passage Passed by recorded vote: 351 - 66 (Roll no. 230). 05/24/2018
On passage Passed by recorded vote: 351 - 66 (Roll no. 230). 05/24/2018
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection. 05/24/2018
The title of the measure was amended. Agreed to without objection. 05/24/2018
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. 5515. 05/24/2018
Received in the Senate. 06/04/2018
Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 442. 06/05/2018
Motion to proceed to consideration of measure made in Senate. (consideration: CR S3005-3023) 06/06/2018
Cloture motion on the motion to proceed to the measure presented in Senate. (CR S3005) 06/06/2018
Motion to proceed to measure considered in Senate. (consideration: CR S3281-3289) 06/07/2018
Cloture on the motion to proceed to the measure invoked in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 92 - 4. Record Vote Number: 119. (CR S3282) 06/07/2018
Motion to proceed to measure considered in Senate. (CR S3395) 06/11/2018
Motion to proceed to consideration of measure agreed to in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 91 - 4. Record Vote Number: 120. 06/11/2018
Measure laid before Senate by motion. (consideration: CR S3403-3596) 06/11/2018
Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S3730-3754, S3756-3757) 06/12/2018
Cloture motion on the measure presented in Senate. (consideration: CR S3757) 06/12/2018
Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S3866-3899) 06/13/2018
Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S3932-3943) 06/14/2018
Cloture on the measure invoked in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 81 - 15. Record Vote Number: 126. (consideration: CR S3943) 06/14/2018
Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S3961-3973) 06/18/2018
Passed/agreed to in Senate: Passed Senate with an amendment by Yea-Nay Vote. 85 - 10. Record Vote Number: 128. 06/18/2018
Passed Senate with an amendment by Yea-Nay Vote. 85 - 10. Record Vote Number: 128. 06/18/2018
Senate ordered measure printed as passed. 06/19/2018
Message on Senate action sent to the House. 06/19/2018

Bill Text
10/24/2018 - HR 5515 (Engrossed+in+House)
06/19/2018 - HR 5515 (Printed+as+Passed)
06/18/2018 - HR 5515 (Engrossed+Amendment+Senate)
05/15/2018 - HR 5515 (Reported+in+House)
04/20/2018 - HR 5515 (Introduced+in+House)
04/14/2018 - HR 5515 (Introduced+in+House)
03/29/2018 - HR 5515 (Introduced+in+House)

 
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