H.R. 4766 (108th): Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2005

Making appropriations for Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2005, 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).

Overview

Introduced:

Jul 7, 2004
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 13, 2004 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Henry Bonilla

Representative for Texas's 23rd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 14, 2004
Length: 83 pages

See Instead:

S. 2803 (same title)
Reported by Committee — Sep 14, 2004

History

Jul 7, 2004
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 7, 2004
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Jul 13, 2004
 
Passed House

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

Jul 13, 2004
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House (Engrossed) 1.

H.R. 4766 (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.

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

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