"The House on Thursday afternoon sent the 2023 National Defense Authorization Act to the Senate floor for consideration next week.
The legislation, which passed the House 350-80, carries a number of energy and environment riders, including authorizing billions of dollars for water infrastructure projects and environmental cleanups (E&E Daily, Dec. 7).
“This bill represents compromise after months of hard work with colleagues on both sides of the aisle and in both chambers of Congress. Whatever our disagreements may be, there’s a lot to be proud of in this bill,” said House Armed Services Committee Chair Adam Smith (D-Wash.)."
Nico Portuondo reports for E&E News December 8, 2022.