H.R. 6441 (112th): National Fish and Wildlife Foundation Reauthorization Act of 2012

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.
Introduced:

Sep 19, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 19, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Michael Grimm

Representative for New York's 13th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 19, 2012
Length: 10 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To reauthorize and amend the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation Establishment Act.

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History

Sep 19, 2012
 
Introduced

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4 cosponsors (3D, 1R) (show)
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Related Bills

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H.R. 263 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 15, 2013

S. 1494 (Related)
National Fish and Wildlife Foundation Reauthorization Act of 2012

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jul 25, 2012

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