HR 1750

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 1750

To strengthen the strategic force posture of the United States by implementing and supplementing certain provisions of the New START Treaty and the Resolution of Ratification, and for other purposes.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

May 5, 2011

Mr. TURNER (for himself and Mr. MCKEON) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Armed Services, and in addition to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned


A BILL

To strengthen the strategic force posture of the United States by implementing and supplementing certain provisions of the New START Treaty and the Resolution of Ratification, and for other purposes.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE; TABLE OF CONTENTS.

SEC. 2. DEFINITIONS.

SEC. 3. USE OF FUNDS ON THE MODERNIZATION OF NUCLEAR WEAPONS.

SEC. 4. LIMITATION ON NUCLEAR FORCE REDUCTIONS.

`CHAPTER 24--NUCLEAR POSTURE AND MISSILE DEFENSE

`Sec. 491. Prohibition on unilateral reduction of nuclear weapons

491'.

SEC. 5. NUCLEAR EMPLOYMENT STRATEGY.

`Sec. 492. Nuclear employment strategy

SEC. 6. FORCE ANALYSIS AND ASSESSMENT OF THE CAPABILITIES OF THE NUCLEAR FORCES OF THE UNITED STATES.

SEC. 7. ANNUAL ASSESSMENT AND REPORT ON THE DELIVERY PLATFORMS FOR NUCLEAR WEAPONS AND THE NUCLEAR COMMAND AND CONTROL SYSTEM.

`Sec. 493. Annual assessment and report on the delivery platforms for nuclear weapons and the nuclear command and control system

SEC. 8. MISSILE DEFENSE.

`Sec. 494. Certain limitations on missile defense

SEC. 9. ANNUAL REPORT ON THE PLAN FOR THE MODERNIZATION OF THE NUCLEAR WEAPONS STOCKPILE, NUCLEAR WEAPONS COMPLEX, AND DELIVERY PLATFORMS.

`Sec. 495. Annual report on the plan for the modernization of the nuclear weapons stockpile, nuclear weapons complex, and delivery platforms

SEC. 10. CHEMISTRY AND METALLURGY RESEARCH REPLACEMENT NUCLEAR FACILITY AND URANIUM PROCESSING FACILITY.

SEC. 11. POLICY ON NON-NUCLEAR WEAPONS SYSTEMS.

SEC. 12. NON-STRATEGIC NUCLEAR WEAPON REDUCTIONS AND EXTENDED DETERRENCE POLICY.

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