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S. 1156 (105th): District of Columbia Appropriations Act, 1998

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An original bill making appropriations for the government of the District of Columbia and other activities chargeable in whole or in part against the revenues of said District for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1998, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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

Duncan “Lauch” Faircloth

Sponsor. Senator for North Carolina. Republican.

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Last Updated: Sep 9, 1997
Length: 50 pages
Introduced
Sep 9, 1997
105th Congress (1997–1998)
Status
Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

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History

Sep 9, 1997
 
Introduced

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Sep 9, 1997
 
Ordered Reported

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S. 1156 (105th) 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 S. 1156. This is the one from the 105th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 105th Congress, which met from Jan 7, 1997 to Dec 19, 1998. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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