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H.R. 2206 (110th): U.S. Troop Readiness, Veterans’ Care, Katrina Recovery, and Iraq Accountability Appropriations Act, 2007

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The U.S. Troop Readiness, Veterans' Care, Katrina Recovery, and Iraq Accountability Appropriations Act, 2007, (Pub.L. 110–28, 121 Stat. 112, enacted May 25, 2007), is an emergency appropriations act passed by the 110th United States Congress that provides funding for the Iraq War through September 30, 2007. A prior version of the act, H.R. 1591, included a timeline for withdrawal of U.S. troops from Iraq. H.R. 1591 was passed by Congress but vetoed by the President. While the veto of H.R. 1591 could have ...

Sponsor and status

David “Dave” Obey

Sponsor. Representative for Wisconsin's 7th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jul 3, 2007
Length: 107 pages
Introduced:

May 8, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on May 25, 2007

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on May 25, 2007.

Law:

Pub.L. 110-28

History

May 8, 2007
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

May 10, 2007
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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

May 17, 2007
 
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 Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

May 17, 2007
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Public Print.

May 24, 2007
 
Senate Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

May 24, 2007
 
Text Published

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

May 25, 2007
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

Jul 3, 2007
 
Text Published

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

H.R. 2206 (110th) 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 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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