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Public Law 108-375
108th Congress

                                 An Act

To authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2005 for military activities 
of the Department of Defense, for military construction, and for defense 
activities of the Department of Energy, to prescribe personnel strengths 
        for such fiscal year for the Armed Forces, and for other 
            purposes. <<NOTE: Oct. 28, 2004 -  [H.R. 4200]>> 

    Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the 
United States of America in Congress assembled, <<NOTE: Ronald W. Reagan 
National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2005.>> 


    This Act may be cited as the ``Ronald W. Reagan National Defense 
Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2005''.


    (a) Divisions.--This Act is organized into three divisions as 
            (1) Division A--Department of Defense Authorizations.
            (2) Division B--Military Construction Authorizations.
            (3) Division C--Department of Energy National Security 
        Authorizations and Other Authorizations.

    (b) Table of Contents.--The table of contents for this Act is as 

Sec. 1. Short title.
Sec. 2. Organization of Act into divisions; table of contents.
Sec. 3. Congressional defense committees defined.


                          TITLE I--PROCUREMENT

               Subtitle A--Authorization of Appropriations

Sec. 101. Army.
Sec. 102. Navy and Marine Corps.
Sec. 103. Air Force.
Sec. 104. Defense-wide activities.

                        Subtitle B--Army Programs

Sec. 111. Multiyear procurement authority for the light weight 155-
           millimeter howitzer program.
Sec. 112. Light utility helicopter program.

                        Subtitle C--Navy Programs

Sec. 121. DDG-51 modernization program.
Sec. 122. Repeal of authority for pilot program for flexible funding of 
           cruiser conversions and overhauls.
Sec. 123. LHA(R) amphibious assault ship program.

                     Subtitle D--Air Force Programs

Sec. 131. Prohibition of retirement of KC-135E aircraft.

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Sec. 132. Prohibition of retirement of F-117 aircraft.
Sec. 133. Aerial refueling aircraft acquisition program.

                        Subtitle E--Other Matters

Sec. 141. Development of deployable systems to include consideration of 
           force protection in asymmetric threat environments.
Sec. 142. Allocation of equipment authorized by this title to units 
           deployed, or to be deployed, to Operation Iraqi Freedom or 
           Operation Enduring Freedom.
Sec. 143. Report on options for acquisition of precision-guided 


               Subtitle A--Authorization of Appropriations

Sec. 201. Authorization of appropriations.
Sec. 202. Amount for defense science and technology.

     Subtitle B--Program Requirements, Restrictions, and Limitations

Sec. 211. Future Combat Systems program strategy.
Sec. 212. Collaborative program for research and development of vacuum 
           electronics technologies.
Sec. 213. Annual Comptroller General report on Joint Strike Fighter 
Sec. 214. Amounts for United States Joint Forces Command to be derived 
           only from Defense-wide amounts.
Sec. 215. Global Positioning System III satellite.
Sec. 216. Initiation of concept demonstration of Global Hawk high 
           altitude endurance unmanned aerial vehicle.
Sec. 217. Joint Unmanned Combat Air Systems program.

                  Subtitle C--Missile Defense Programs

Sec. 231. Fielding of ballistic missile defense capabilities.
Sec. 232. Integration of Patriot Advanced Capability-3 and Medium 
           Extended Air Defense System into ballistic missile defense 
Sec. 233. Comptroller General assessments of ballistic missile defense 
Sec. 234. Baselines and operational test and evaluation for ballistic 
           missile defense system.

                        Subtitle D--Other Matters

Sec. 241. Annual report on submarine technology insertion.
Sec. 242. Sense of Congress regarding funding of the Advanced 
           Shipbuilding Enterprise under the National Shipbuilding 
           Research Program of the Navy.


               Subtitle A--Authorization of Appropriations

Sec. 301. Operation and maintenance funding.
Sec. 302. Working capital funds.
Sec. 303. Other Department of Defense programs.

                  Subtitle B--Environmental Provisions

Sec. 311. Satisfaction of Superfund audit requirements by Inspector 
           General of the Department of Defense.
Sec. 312. Reimbursement of Environmental Protection Agency for certain 
           costs in connection with Moses Lake Wellfield Superfund Site, 
           Moses Lake, Washington.
Sec. 313. Increase in authorized amount of environmental remediation, 
           Front Royal, Virginia.
Sec. 314. Small boat harbor, Unalaska, Alaska.
Sec. 315. Report regarding encroachment issues affecting Utah Test and 
           Training Range, Utah.
Sec. 316. Comptroller General study and report on alternative 
           technologies to decontaminate groundwater at Department of 
           Defense installations.
Sec. 317. Comptroller General study and report on drinking water 
           contamination and related health effects at Camp Lejeune, 
           North Carolina.
Sec. 318. Sense of Congress regarding perchlorate contamination of 
           ground and surface water from Department of Defense 

                 Subtitle C--Workplace and Depot Issues

Sec. 321. Simplification of annual reporting requirements concerning 
           funds expended for depot maintenance and repair workloads.

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Sec. 322. Repeal of annual reporting requirement concerning management 
           of depot employees.
Sec. 323. Extension of special treatment for certain expenditures 
           incurred in operation of Centers of Industrial and Technical 
Sec. 324. Temporary authority for contractor performance of security-
           guard functions.
Sec. 325. Pilot program for purchase of certain municipal services for 
           Army installations.
Sec. 326. Bid protests by Federal employees in actions under Office of 
           Management and Budget Circular A-76.
Sec. 327. Limitations on conversion of work performed by Department of 
           Defense civilian employees to contractor performance.
Sec. 328. Competitive sourcing reporting requirement.

                   Subtitle D--Information Technology

Sec. 331. Preparation of Department of Defense plan for transition to 
           Internet Protocol version 6.
Sec. 332. Defense business enterprise architecture, system 
           accountability, and conditions for obligation of funds for 
           defense business system modernization.
Sec. 333. Report on maturity and effectiveness of the Global Information 
           Grid Bandwidth Expansion (GIG-BE).

              Subtitle E--Extensions of Program Authorities

Sec. 341. Two-year extension of Department of Defense telecommunications 
Sec. 342. Extension of Arsenal Support Program Initiative.
Sec. 343. Two-year extension of warranty claims recovery pilot program.

                        Subtitle F--Other Matters

Sec. 351. Reimbursement for certain protective, safety, or health 
           equipment purchased by or for members of the Armed Forces 
           deployed in contingency operations.
Sec. 352. Limitation on preparation or implementation of Mid-Range 
           Financial Improvement Plan pending report.
Sec. 353. Pilot program to authorize Army working-capital funded 
           facilities to engage in cooperative activities with non-Army 
Sec. 354. Transfer of excess Department of Defense personal property to 
           assist firefighting agencies.


                        Subtitle A--Active Forces

Sec. 401. End strengths for active forces.
Sec. 402. Revision in permanent active duty end strength minimum levels.
Sec. 403. Additional authority for increases of Army and Marine Corps 
           active duty personnel end strengths for fiscal years 2005 
           through 2009.
Sec. 404. Exclusion of service academy permanent and career professors 
           from a limitation on certain officer grade strengths.

                       Subtitle B--Reserve Forces

Sec. 411. End strengths for Selected Reserve.
Sec. 412. End strengths for Reserves on active duty in support of the 
Sec. 413. End strengths for military technicians (dual status).
Sec. 414. Fiscal year 2005 limitation on number of non-dual status 
Sec. 415. Maximum number of Reserve personnel authorized to be on active 
           duty for operational support.
Sec. 416. Accounting and management of reserve component personnel 
           performing active duty or full-time National Guard duty for 
           operational support.

              Subtitle C--Authorizations of Appropriations

Sec. 421. Military personnel.
Sec. 422. Armed Forces Retirement Home.


                  Subtitle A--Officer Personnel Policy

Sec. 501. Transition of active-duty list officer force to a force of all 
           regular officers.
Sec. 502. Repeal of requirement that Deputy Chiefs and Assistant Chiefs 
           of Naval Operations be selected from officers in the line of 
           the Navy.
Sec. 503. Limitation on number of officers frocked to major general and 
           rear admiral.

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Sec. 504. Distribution in grade of Marine Corps reserve officers in an 
           active status in grades below brigadier general
Sec. 505. Authority for Federal recognition of National Guard 
           commissioned officers appointed from former Coast Guard 
Sec. 506. Study regarding promotion eligibility of retired officers 
           recalled to active duty.
Sec. 507. Succession for office of Chief, National Guard Bureau.
Sec. 508. Redesignation of Vice Chief of the National Guard Bureau as 
           Director of the Joint Staff of the National Guard Bureau.

              Subtitle B--Reserve Component Policy Matters

Sec. 511. Modification of stated purpose of the reserve components.
Sec. 512. Homeland defense activities conducted by the National Guard 
           under authority of title 32.
Sec. 513. Commission on the National Guard and Reserves.
Sec. 514. Repeal of exclusion of active duty for training from authority 
           to order Reserves to active duty.
Sec. 515. Army program for assignment of active component advisers to 
           units of the Selected Reserve.
Sec. 516. Authority to accept certain voluntary services.
Sec. 517. Authority to redesignate the Naval Reserve as the Navy 
Sec. 518. Comptroller General assessment of integration of active and 
           reserve components of the Navy.
Sec. 519. Limitation on number of Starbase academies in a State.
Sec. 520. Recognition items for certain reserve component personnel.

             Subtitle C--Reserve Component Personnel Matters

Sec. 521. Status under disability retirement system for reserve members 
           released from active duty due to inability to perform within 
           30 days of call to active duty.
Sec. 522. Requirement for retention of Reserves on active duty to 
           qualify for retired pay not applicable to nonregular service 
           retirement system.
Sec. 523. Federal civil service military leave for Reserve and National 
           Guard civilian technicians.
Sec. 524. Expanded educational assistance authority for officers 
           commissioned through ROTC program at military junior 
Sec. 525. Repeal of sunset provision for financial assistance program 
           for students not eligible for advanced training.
Sec. 526. Effect of appointment or commission as officer on eligibility 
           for Selected Reserve education loan repayment program for 
           enlisted members.
Sec. 527. Educational assistance for certain reserve component members 
           who perform active service.

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