H.R.1481: To direct the Secretary of Defense to reprogram amounts appropriated for fiscal year 2013 for the Department of Defense for the Medium Extended Air Defense System.

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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about armed forces and national security
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Sponsor Bill Shuster, R-Pa.
Total Cosponsors 9 (5 Democrats, 4 Republicans)
Introduced April 10, 2013
Latest Major Action April 19, 2013
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Bill Summary

Directs the Secretary of Defense, in order to carry out the prohibition against the use of FY2013 Department of Defense (DOD) funds for the medium extended air defense system (MEADS) as contained in the National Defense Authorization Act for FY2013, to reprogram any such funds to other missile defense programs and projects not part of MEADS. Requires a report from the Secretary to Congress within 15 days after such reprogramming.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
April 19, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Strategic Forces.
April 10, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on Armed Services.