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H.R. 6229 (112th): United States Fire Administration Reauthorization Act of 2012

To reauthorize the United States Fire Administration, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

The federal budget process occurs in two stages: appropriations, which set overall spending limits by agency or program, and authorizations, which direct how federal funds should (or should not) be used. Appropriation and authorization provisions are typically made for single fiscal years. A reauthorization bill like this one renews the authorizations of an expiring law.

Sponsor and status

Judy Biggert

Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 13th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jul 30, 2012
Length: 4 pages
Introduced:

Jul 30, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

This bill was incorporated into:

H.R. 4310: National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013
Enacted — Signed by the President on Jan 2, 2013. (compare text)

History

Jul 30, 2012
 
Introduced

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H.R. 6229 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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