H.R. 1735 (Rep. Thornberry)
To authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2016
for military activities of the Department of Defense and for military
construction, to prescribe military personnel strengths for such fiscal year
, and for other purposes.
Measure laid before Senate by unanimous consent.
S.Amdt. 1456 (Sen. McCain)
To require additional information supporting
long-range plans for construction of naval vessels.
Amendment SA 1456 proposed by Senator McCain to Amendment SA 1463.
Amendment SA 1463 proposed by Senator McCain.
S.Amdt. 1486 (Sen. Cornyn)
To require reporting on energy security issues
involving Europe and the Russian Federation, and to express the sense of
Congress regarding ways the United States could help vulnerable allies and
partners with energy security.
Amendment SA 1486 proposed by Senator Cornyn to Amendment SA 1463.
S.Amdt. 1494 (Sen. Shaheen)
To revise the definition of spouse for purposes of
veterans benefits in recognition of new State definitions of spouse
Amendment SA 1494 proposed by Senator Reed for Senator Shaheen to
Amendment SA 1463.
S.Amdt. 1506 (Sen. Tillis)
No Statement of Purpose on File
Amendment SA 1506 proposed by Senator Tillis to Amendment SA 1463.
S.Amdt. 1521 (Sen. Reed)
To limit the availability of amounts authorized to
be appropriated for overseas contingency operations pending relief from the
spending limits under the Budget Control Act of 2011.
Amendment SA 1521 proposed by Senator Reed to Amendment SA 1463.
S.Amdt. 1522 (Sen. Portman)
To provide additional amounts for procurement and
for research, development, test, and evaluation for Stryker Lethality
Upgrades, and to provide an offset.
Amendment SA 1522 proposed by Senator Portman to Amendment SA 1463.
S.Amdt. 1540 (Sen. Bennet)
To require the Comptroller General of the United
States to brief and submit a report to Congress on the administration and
oversight by the Department of Veterans Affairs of contracts for the design
and construction of major medical facility projects.
Amendment SA 1540 proposed by Senator Reed for Senator Bennet to
Amendment SA 1463.
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent.
S.Res. 87 (Sen. Menendez)
A resolution to express the sense of the Senate
regarding the rise of anti-Semitism in Europe and to encourage greater
cooperation with the European governments, the European Union, and the
Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe in preventing and
responding to anti-Semitism.
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and
with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.