H.R. 2647 authorizes $550.4 billion in budget authority for the Department of Defense (DoD) and the national security programs of the Department of Energy (DoE). The bill also authorizes $130 billion to support overseas contingency operations during fiscal year 2010.


January 6, 2009

Latest Title: To redesignate the Department of the Navy as the Department of the Navy and Marine Corps.

Sponsor: Rep Jones, Walter B., Jr. [R-NC-3] (introduced 1/6/2009) Cosponsors: 425

Committees: House Armed Services; Senate Armed Services

Latest Major Action: 5/5/2010 Referred to Senate committee. Status: Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Armed Services.


H.R. 3159

July 27, 2007

HASC Consideration: July 27, 2007

To mandate minimum periods of rest and recuperation for units and members of the regular and reserve components of the Armed Forces between deployments for Operation Iraqi Freedom or Operation Enduring Freedom.

Reported favorably by the Yeas and Nays 32-25