Advancing America's Missile Defense Act of 2017 (HR 2912, 115th Congress)

Policy Details

Policy Details

Originating Entity
Date of Last Action
Jul 17 2017
Congressional Session
115th Congress
Date Introduced
Jun 15 2017
Publication Date
Aug 28 2018
Date Made Public
Jun 15 2017

SciPol Summary

The Advancing America's Missile Defense Act of 2017 directs the Missile Defense Agency (MDA) to use Department of Defense (DOD) policies to accelerate the development, testing, and fielding of the redesigned kill vehicle, the multi-object kill vehicle, the C3 booster, a space-based sensor layer, an airborne laser on unmanned aerial vehicles, and an additional missile defense site, including the completion of any outstanding environmental impact statements for an additional missile defense site on the east coast or in the midwest regions of the United States.