H.R. 1591 (110th): U.S. Troop Readiness, Veterans’ Care, Katrina Recovery, and Iraq Accountability Appropriations Act, 2007

Introduced:

Mar 20, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:

Vetoed & Override Failed in House on May 2, 2007

This bill was vetoed. The House attempted to override the veto on May 2, 2007 but failed.

Sponsor:

David “Dave” Obey

Representative for Wisconsin's 7th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 3, 2007
Length: 93 pages

See Instead:

H.R. 2206 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — May 25, 2007

About the bill

Full Title

Making emergency supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2007, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 965 (identical)

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Mar 22, 2007

H.R. 2206 (Related)
U.S. Troop Readiness, Veterans’ Care, Katrina Recovery, and Iraq Accountability Appropriations Act, 2007

Enacted — Signed by the President
May 25, 2007

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 1591” means this is a House of Representatives 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.

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History

Introduced
Mar 20, 2007
Reported by Committee
Mar 20, 2007
Passed House
Mar 23, 2007
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Passed Senate with Changes
Mar 29, 2007
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Conference Report Agreed to by House
Apr 25, 2007
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Conference Report Agreed to by Senate
Apr 26, 2007
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Vetoed
May 1, 2007
House Override Failed
May 2, 2007

Details

Cosponsors
none
Committee Assignments

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Votes
Mar 23, 2007 12:43 p.m.
Passed 218/212
Mar 28, 2007 12:02 p.m.
Cloture Motion Agreed to 97/0
Mar 29, 2007 10:36 a.m.
Bill Passed 51/47
On the Conference Report
Apr 25, 2007 9:27 p.m.
Passed 218/208
On the Conference Report
Apr 26, 2007 12:56 p.m.
Conference Report Agreed to 51/46
May 2, 2007 2:37 p.m.
Failed 222/203

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