To require the President to recommend specific reductions in nonsecurity discretionary appropriations for fiscal year 2011 to offset the costs of Operation Odyssey Dawn.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,
SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.
This Act may be cited as the ``Protect America from U.S. Military Expenses in Libya Act of 2011''.
SEC. 2. REDUCTIONS IN FY2011 NONSECURITY FUNDING TO OFFSET COSTS OF OPERATION ODYSSEY DAWN.
(a) Submission of Recommendations.--Not later than July 2, 2011, to ensure that the cost of Operation Odyssey Dawn does not increase the Federal deficit or reduce the capability of the United States Armed Forces, the President shall submit to the Congress a list of recommendations for specific rescissions of nonsecurity discretionary appropriations for fiscal year 2011, for reappropriation to accounts of the Department of Defense to replace the amounts obligated for Operation Odyssey Dawn for such fiscal year. (b) Aggregate Amount of Recommended Rescissions.--The aggregate amount of the rescissions recommended under subsection (a) shall be not less than the projected cost of Operation Odyssey Dawn for fiscal year 2011 determined under subsection (c). (c) Projection of Cost of Operation Odyssey Dawn.--Not later than June 1, 2011, the Secretary of Defense shall prepare and submit to the Congress and the President a report containing the projected cost of Operation Odyssey Dawn for fiscal year 2011, determined based on the cost of Operation Odyssey Dawn through May 15, 2011. (d) Definitions.--In this...