skip to main content

H.R. 4899 (111th): Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2010

An act making supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2010, and for other purposes.

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, typically for a single fiscal year (October 1 through September 30 of the next year).

Sponsor and status

David “Dave” Obey

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

Read Text »
Last Updated: Aug 25, 2010
Length: 92 pages
Mar 21, 2010
111th Congress (2009–2010)

Enacted — Signed by the President on Jul 29, 2010

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on July 29, 2010.

Pub.L. 111-212

Position statements

Statement of Administration Policy

President Barack Obama [D, 2009-2017]: Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2010 (Jul 1, 2010)

What legislators are saying

Senate Sends Clear Message on EPA's Lead Rule
    — Sen. James “Jim” Inhofe [R-OK] on May 28, 2010

Cornyn: potus border effort is not enough
    — Sen. John Cornyn [R-TX] on May 27, 2010

democrats spending-frenzy continues: another almost six billion in so-called emergency funding
    — Rep. Ken Calvert [R-CA42] on Mar 25, 2010

More statements at ProPublica Represent...

Incorporated legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

H.R. 5745: Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2010

Introduced on Jul 15, 2010. 100% incorporated. (compare text)


Mar 21, 2010

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

Mar 24, 2010
Passed House (Senate next)

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

May 14, 2010
Text Published

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

May 27, 2010
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.

May 27, 2010
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Public Print.

Jul 1, 2010
Text Published

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

Jul 29, 2010
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

Aug 25, 2010
Text Published

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

Aug 25, 2010
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed Congress.

H.R. 4899 (111th) 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 4899. This is the one from the 111th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

How to cite this information.

We recommend the following MLA-formatted citation when using the information you see here in academic work:

“H.R. 4899 — 111th Congress: Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2010.” 2010. June 22, 2021 <>

Where is this information from?

GovTrack automatically collects legislative information from a variety of governmental and non-governmental sources. This page is sourced primarily from, the official portal of the United States Congress. is generally updated one day after events occur, and so legislative activity shown here may be one day behind. Data via the congress project.