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H.R. 4939 (109th): Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act for Defense, the Global War on Terror, and Hurricane Recovery, 2006

Making emergency supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2006, and for other purposes.

Jerry Lewis

Sponsor. Representative for California's 41st congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jun 16, 2006
Length: 73 pages
Introduced:

Mar 13, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Jun 15, 2006

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on June 15, 2006.

Law:

Pub.L. 109-234

History

Mar 13, 2006
 
Introduced

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Mar 13, 2006
 
Ordered Reported

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Mar 16, 2006
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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Apr 5, 2006
 
Text Published

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May 4, 2006
 
Passed Senate with Changes (back to House)

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May 4, 2006
 
Text Published

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May 10, 2006
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the Senate with an Amendment.

Jun 13, 2006
 
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.

Jun 15, 2006
 
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.

Jun 15, 2006
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 4939 (109th) 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 109th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2005 to Dec 9, 2006. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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