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HR 5010 - Department of Defense Appropriations, Fiscal Year 2003 - Key Vote

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Brad Sherman voted Yea (Passage) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Signed (Executive) - Became Public Law No. 107-248 -
Legislation - Conference Report Adopted (Senate) (93-1) - (Key vote)

Title: Department of Defense Appropriations, Fiscal Year 2003

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to adopt a conference report on a bill that would provide $355.1 billion in appropriations for the Defense Department for fiscal year 2003, an increase of $37.5 billion from 2002.

Highlights:
  • $71.6 billion for procurement of aircraft, missiles, weapons, combat vehicles and shipbuilding.
  • $114.8 billion for armed forces operations and maintenance.
  • $7.4 billion for ballistic missile defense.
  • $14.8 billion for defense health programs.
  • $93.6 billion for military personnel.
  • $58.6 billion for research, development, test and evaluation by defense agencies and the armed forces.
  • $58.4 million for foreign aid, which includes humanitarian assistance, foreign disaster relief and de-mining programs.
  • 4.1 percent raise for military personnel.
Legislation - Conference Report Adopted (House) (409-14) - (Key vote)

Title: Department of Defense Appropriations, Fiscal Year 2003

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to adopt a conference report on a bill that would provide $355.1 billion in appropriations for the Defense Department for fiscal year 2003, an increase of $37.5 billion from 2002.

Highlights:
  • $71.6 billion for procurement of aircraft, missiles, weapons, combat vehicles and shipbuilding.
  • $114.8 billion for armed forces operations and maintenance.
  • $7.4 billion for ballistic missile defense.
  • $14.8 billion for defense health programs.
  • $93.6 billion for military personnel.
  • $58.6 billion for research, development, test and evaluation by defense agencies and the armed forces.
  • $58.4 million for foreign aid, which includes humanitarian assistance, foreign disaster relief and de-mining programs.
  • 4.1 percent raise for military personnel.
Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (Senate) (95-3) - (Key vote)

Title: Department of Defense Appropriations, Fiscal Year 2003

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that would provide $355.4 billion in appropriations for the Defense Department for fiscal year 2003.

Highlights:
  • $71.5 billion for procurement of aircraft, missiles, weapons, combat vehicles and shipbuilding.
  • $7.7 billion for missile defense, $814 million allocated, at the President’s discretion, for missile defense or counter-terrorism.
  • $114.8 billion for Armed Forces operations and maintenance.
  • $58.4 million for foreign aid, which includes humanitarian assistance, foreign disaster relief and de-mining programs.
  • $14.8 billion for defense health programs.
  • 4.1 percent raise for military personnel.
Note:

NOTE: THIS IS A SUBSTITUTE BILL, MEANING THE LANGUAGE OF THE ORIGINAL BILL HAS BEEN REPLACED. THE DEGREE TO WHICH THE SUBSTITUTE BILL TEXT DIFFERS FROM THE PREVIOUS VERSION OF THE TEXT CAN VARY GREATLY.

Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (413-18) - (Key vote)

Title: Department of Defense Appropriations, Fiscal Year 2003

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that would provide $355.4 billion in appropriations for the Defense Department for fiscal year 2003.

Highlights:
  • $71.5 billion for procurement of aircraft, missiles, weapons, combat vehicles, shipbuilding.
  • $7.7 billion for missile defense, $814 million allocated, at the President’s discretion, for missile defense or counter-terrorism.
  • $114.8 billion for Armed Forces operations and maintenance.
  • $58.4 million for foreign aid, which includes humanitarian assistance, foreign disaster relief and de-mining programs.
  • $56.1 billion for research, development, test and evaluation operations.
  • 4.1 percent raise for military personnel.
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Department of Defense Appropriations, Fiscal Year 2003

Sponsors

  • Jerry Lewis (CA - R) (Out Of Office)
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