The vote came just days after the issue of China's cyber-spying on the United States was raised, when President Obama met with Chinese President Xi Jinping. Despite occasional claims of Chinese computers hacking into U.S. systems, Obama said the U.S. and China should find a way to "work together to address issues like cybersecurity."

DeSantis's language was approved in an en bloc package of amendments, all of which were approved by voice vote. Several others, including one from Rep. Glenn Thompson (R-Pa.), dealt with mental health issues in the military.

Thompson's language would require the Defense Department to run preliminary mental health assessments on everyone before they join the military. These assessments would be used as a baseline to help track the mental health of recruits over their careers.

Another, from Rep. Pete GallegoPete Pena GallegoIraq War vet wins Texas Dem runoff Texas Democrats smell blood in the water for 2018 ObamaCare repeal vote: 15 GOP lawmakers to watch MORE (D-Texas), would empower the secretary of Defense to determine whether the military's suicide prevention efforts are working.

Several others proposals were included in the en bloc package, including language from:

— Rob Andrews (D-N.J.), requiring a report on whether the DOD could automate accrual of interest for certain service members.

Cheri BustosCheryl (Cheri) Lea Bustos#MeToo, Congress and the Supreme Court: Who gets the last word on sexual harassment? Illinois GOP nominee said Beyoncé had ties to Illuminati, 9/11 was an inside job Path to Dem majority lies in well-educated districts MORE (D-Ill.), requiring the secretary of the Army to review and provide a report on the Medal of Honor nomination of Capt. William L. Albracht.

— Elizabeth Esty (D-Conn.), setting standards for replacement of military medals and decorations.

Ron KindRonald (Ron) James KindCongress must defend role in international trade It's time for Congress to step in and stop Trump's trade abuses Lobbying world MORE (D-Wis.), authorizing an award of the Medal of Honor to Lt. Alonzo H. Cushing for acts of valor during the Civil War.

Ann KirkpatrickAnn KirkpatrickGold Star father attacked by Trump steps up role in Dem primaries House Dems highlight promising new candidates Vulnerable House incumbents build up war chests MORE (D-Ariz.), requiring the DOD to provide service records to Veterans Affairs 90 days after a military discharge.

Tim BishopTimothy (Tim) Howard BishopDems separated by 29 votes in NY House primary Flint residents hire first K Street firm House moves to vote on .1T package; backup plan in place MORE (D-N.Y.), adding a sense of Congress that the remains of U.S. crewmen should be recovered from Thurston Island, Antarctica.

— Thompson, extending the Transitional Assistance Management Program (TAMP) coverage for service members and their families by 180 days for treatment provided by telemedicine.

Brett GuthrieSteven (Brett) Brett GuthrieOvernight Cybersecurity: Highlights from Zuckerberg, round two | Senate panel to consider bill protecting Mueller | Pentagon could roll out cyber posture by August Live coverage: Zuckerberg faces second day on Capitol Hill Colleges, universities targeted in GOP bills MORE (R-Ky.), requiring policies for the care of service members with urotrauma, or wounds to the kidneys, reproductive organs and urinary organs.

— Ann Kuster (D-N.H.), requiring a report on the role of Veterans Administration on the prevention of brain injuries, PTSD and other conditions.

Paul BrounPaul Collins BrounCalifornia lawmaker's chief of staff resigns after indictment Republican candidates run against ghost of John Boehner The Trail 2016: Let’s have another debate! MORE (R-Ga.), requiring the secretary of the Air Force to report on the implementation of recommendations of the Palomares Nuclear Weapons Accident Revised Dose Evaluation Report.

— Mike Conaway (R-Texas), allowing the U.S. military to provide integrated air-missile defense training/coordination to Gulf Cooperation Council countries.