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S. 2553 (106th): Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2001

An original bill making appropriations for the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September, 30, 2001, 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. (Authorizations direct how federal funds should or should not be used.) Appropriations are typically made for single fiscal years (October 1 through September 30 of the next year).

Arlen Specter

Sponsor. Senator for Pennsylvania. Republican.

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Last Updated: May 12, 2000
Length: 93 pages
Introduced:

May 12, 2000
106th Congress, 1999–2000

Status:
Enacted Via Other Measures

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

History

May 12, 2000
 
Introduced

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May 12, 2000
 
Ordered Reported

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S. 2553 (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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