Senator says economic benefits are lost when pace of patent approval slows.
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Lawmakers could set a perilous precedent if they overturn Air Force decision, critics say.
International standards for so-called Building Information Modeling will cut design and construction costs, officials say.
Republican committee members voice concern that the measure could allow unfair attacks on companies.
Rep. Gene Taylor, D-Miss., calls Navy plan "pure fantasy."
Department expects to have a bare-bones site soon with health, benefits information for vets.
Comprehensive legislative package also would streamline the process of setting mileage reimbursement rates and expand child care services.
Harry Reid, D-Nev., said Tuesday he will attempt to pass a reauthorization bill for the agency in the next work period.
Performance-based approach was a hallmark of David Walker's tenure as head of the agency.
Wide range of organizations unite behind stalled legislation for varying reasons.