H.R. 5325 (112th): Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2013

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. (Authorizations direct how federal funds should or should not be used.) Appropriations are typically made for single fiscal years (October 1 through September 30 of the next year).

May 2, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on June 6, 2012 but was never passed by the Senate.


Rodney Frelinghuysen

Representative for New Jersey's 11th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 11, 2012
Length: 64 pages

About the bill

Full Title

Making appropriations for energy and water development and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2013, and for other purposes.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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May 2, 2012

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May 2, 2012
Reported by Committee

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Jun 6, 2012
Passed House

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Committee Assignments

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Jun 1, 2012 12:09 p.m.
Agreed to 216/177
Jun 1, 2012 12:12 p.m.
Agreed to 203/185
Jun 1, 2012 12:16 p.m.
Failed 152/237
Jun 1, 2012 12:19 p.m.
Failed 130/256
Jun 1, 2012 12:23 p.m.
Failed 140/245
Jun 1, 2012 12:27 p.m.
Failed 113/275
Jun 1, 2012 12:30 p.m.
Failed 183/200
Jun 1, 2012 12:33 p.m.
Failed 148/236
Jun 1, 2012 12:37 p.m.
Failed 139/245
Jun 6, 2012 1:46 p.m.
Agreed to 348/60
Jun 6, 2012 1:53 p.m.
Agreed to 326/81
Jun 6, 2012 1:57 p.m.
Agreed to 355/51
Jun 6, 2012 2:02 p.m.
Agreed to 242/168
Jun 6, 2012 4:51 p.m.
Agreed to 328/89
Jun 6, 2012 5:11 p.m.
Agreed to 223/195
Jun 6, 2012 5:45 p.m.
Agreed to 208/207
Jun 6, 2012 6:24 p.m.
Passed 255/165

Subject Areas
Related Bills

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

S. 2465 (Related)
Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2013

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Apr 26, 2012

H.Res. 667 (Related)
Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 5743) to authorize appropriations for fiscal year ...

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
May 31, 2012

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