Senate Bill 677
117th Congress(2021-2022)
Allied Burden Sharing Report Act of 2021
Introduced
Introduced
Introduced in Senate on Mar 10, 2021
Overview
Text
Sponsor
Introduced
Mar 10, 2021
Latest Action
Mar 10, 2021
Origin Chamber
Senate
Type
Bill
Bill
The primary form of legislative measure used to propose law. Depending on the chamber of origin, bills begin with a designation of either H.R. or S. Joint resolution is another form of legislative measure used to propose law.
Bill Number
677
Congress
117
Policy Area
International Affairs
International Affairs
Primary focus of measure is matters affecting foreign aid, human rights, international law and organizations; national governance; arms control; diplomacy and foreign officials; alliances and collective security. Measures concerning trade agreements, tariffs, foreign investments, and foreign loans may fall under Foreign Trade and International Finance policy area.
Sponsorship by Party
Utah
Kentucky
Missouri
South Dakota
Tennessee
No Senate votes have been held for this bill.
Summary

Allied Burden Sharing Report Act of 2021

This bill directs the Department of Defense (DOD) to report to Congress on the contributions of allies to the common defense.

Specifically, DOD must report on (1) the defense spending and military activities of certain countries with cooperative defense agreements with the United States, (2) whether a country places limits on the use of funds contributed to the common defense, and (3) any U.S. actions to minimize such limitations.

The report shall cover each North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) member state, each Gulf Cooperation Council member state, each country party to the Inter-American Treaty of Reciprocal Assistance (Rio Treaty), and other specified countries.

Text (1)
March 10, 2021
Actions (2)
03/10/2021
Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.
03/10/2021
Introduced in Senate
Public Record
Created
Mar 11, 2021 5:57:17 AM
Updated
Apr 27, 2021 4:33:25 AM