S. 1692 (112th): County Payments Reauthorization Act of 2011

Overview

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:

Oct 12, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 12, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Jeff Bingaman

Senator from New Mexico

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Oct 12, 2011
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to reauthorize the Secure Rural Schools and Community Self-Determination Act of 2000, to provide full funding for the Payments in Lieu of Taxes program, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Oct 12, 2011
 
Introduced

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