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S. 1143 (106th): Department of Transportation and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2000

An original bill making appropriations for the Department of Transportation and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2000, 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

Richard Shelby

Sponsor. Senator for Alabama. Republican.

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Last Updated: May 27, 1999
Length: 92 pages
Introduced:

May 27, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000

Status:
Enacted Via Other Measures

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

See Instead:

H.R. 2084 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Oct 9, 1999

History

May 27, 1999
 
Introduced

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May 27, 1999
 
Ordered Reported

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Jun 28, 1999
 
Failed Cloture in the Senate

The Senate must often vote to end debate before voting on a bill, called a cloture vote. The vote on cloture failed. This is often considered a filibuster. The Senate may try again.

S. 1143 (106th) 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.

This bill was introduced in the 106th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1999 to Dec 15, 2000. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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