H.R. 6581 (112th): Hurricane Sandy Recovery and Rebuilding Supplemental 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).
Introduced:

Nov 2, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 2, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Chaka Fattah

Representative for Pennsylvania's 2nd congressional district

Democrat

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Last Updated: Nov 2, 2012
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

Making supplemental appropriations for fiscal year 2013 for recovery from damage caused by Hurricane Sandy, and for other purposes.

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History

Nov 2, 2012
 
Introduced

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