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H.R. 4606 (103rd): Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 1995


Making appropriations for the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and related agencies, for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1995, and for other purposes.

The federal budget process occurs in two stages: appropriations and authorizations. This is an appropriations bill, which sets overall spending limits by agency or program, typically for a single fiscal year (October 1 through September 30 of the next year).

Sponsor and status

Introduced
Jun 21, 1994
103rd Congress (1993–1994)
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Sep 30, 1994

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 30, 1994.

Law
Pub.L. 103-333
Sponsor

Neal Smith

Representative for Iowa's 4th congressional district

Democrat

Text

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Last Updated: Sep 28, 1994
Length: 37 pages

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History

Jun 21, 1994
 
Introduced

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Jun 21, 1994
 
Ordered Reported

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Jun 29, 1994
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Jul 20, 1994
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Reported by Senate Committee.

Aug 2, 1994
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the Senate with an Amendment.

Aug 10, 1994
 
Passed Senate with Changes (back to House)

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes.

Aug 10, 1994
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Public Print.

Sep 22, 1994
 
Conference Report Agreed to by House (Senate next)

A conference committee was formed, comprising members of both the House and Senate, to resolve the differences in how each chamber passed the bill. The House approved the committee's report proposing the final form of the bill for consideration in both chambers. The Senate must also approve the conference report.

Sep 27, 1994
 
Senate Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Sep 27, 1994
 
Conference Report Agreed to by Senate (House next)

A conference committee was formed, comprising members of both the House and Senate, to resolve the differences in how each chamber passed the bill. The Senate approved the committee's report proposing the final form of the bill for consideration in both chambers. The House must also approve the conference report.

Sep 27, 1994
 
Senate Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Sep 28, 1994
 
Senate Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Sep 30, 1994
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 4606 (103rd) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 4606. This is the one from the 103rd Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 103rd Congress, which met from Jan 5, 1993 to Dec 1, 1994. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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