Environment & Energy Report

BGOV Bill Summary: S. 4049, Fiscal 2021 NDAA

June 26, 2020, 3:11 PM

The Pentagon and other defense programs would be authorized to receive $740.5 billion in fiscal 2021 under S. 4049, the National Defense Authorization Act approved by the Senate Armed Services Committee.

DOD funding under the measure would include $636.4 billion subject to the defense spending cap and $69 billion for Overseas Contingency Operations purposes, which don’t count against the cap. The bill also would authorize $25.9 billion for Energy Department programs and $9.2 billion for other programs that contribute to the total.

The measure would authorize 95 Lockheed Martin Corp. F-35 Joint Strike Fighters and encourage the Air Force...

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