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H.R. 3289 (108th): Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act for Defense and for the Reconstruction of Iraq and Afghanistan, 2004

Making emergency supplemental appropriations for defense and for the reconstruction of Iraq and Afghanistan for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2004, and for other purposes.

Sponsor and status

W. Bill Young

Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 10th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Nov 3, 2003
Length: 31 pages
Oct 14, 2003
108th Congress (2003–2004)

Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 6, 2003

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on November 6, 2003.

Pub.L. 108-106

Position statements

Statement of Administration Policy

President George Bush [R, 2001-2009]: S. 1689 and H.R. 3289 - Making Emergency Supplemental Appropriations for Iraq and Afghanistan Security and Reconstruction for FY 2004, and for Other Purposes (Oct 16, 2003)

What legislators are saying

House Floor Remarks Addressing Supplemental Appropriations Bill for Iraq
    — Rep. Michael Capuano [D-MA7, 2013-2018] on Oct 17, 2003

Blumenauer to Offer Two Amendments to The Administration's Iraq Supplemental Request
    — Rep. Earl Blumenauer [D-OR3] on Oct 15, 2003

Larson statement on final passage of $87 billion iraq supplemental
    — Rep. John Larson [D-CT1] on Oct 17, 2003

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Oct 14, 2003

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Oct 14, 2003
Ordered Reported

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Oct 17, 2003
Passed House (Senate next)

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

Oct 17, 2003
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. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 17, 2003
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Public Print.

Oct 31, 2003
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.

Nov 3, 2003
Conference Report Agreed to by Senate

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.

Nov 6, 2003
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 3289 (108th) 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. 3289. This is the one from the 108th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 108th Congress, which met from Jan 7, 2003 to Dec 9, 2004. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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