H.R. 2863 (109th): Department of Defense, Emergency Supplemental Appropriations to Address Hurricanes in the Gulf of Mexico, and Pandemic Influenza Act, 2006

Introduced:

Jun 10, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 30, 2005

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 30, 2005.

Law:

Pub.L. 109-148

Sponsor:

W. Bill Young

Representative for Florida's 10th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 28, 2005
Length: 153 pages

About the bill

Full Title

Making appropriations for the Department of Defense for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2006, and for other purposes.

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History

Jun 10, 2005
 
Introduced

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Jun 10, 2005
 
Reported by Committee

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Jun 20, 2005
 
Passed House

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

Sep 28, 2005
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Reported by Senate Committee.

Oct 7, 2005
 
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes.

Oct 7, 2005
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Public Print.

Dec 19, 2005
 
Conference Report Agreed to by House

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.

Dec 21, 2005
 
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.

Dec 30, 2005
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

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