H.J.Res. 59 (113th): Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014

The Bipartisan Budget Act of 2013 (H.J.Res. 59; Pub.L. 113–67) is a federal statute concerning spending and the budget in the United States, that was signed into law by President Barack Obama on December 26, 2013. On December 10, 2013, pursuant to the provisions of the Continuing Appropriations Act, 2014 calling for a joint budget conference ...

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Overview

Introduced:

Sep 10, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 26, 2013

This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on December 26, 2013.

Law:

Pub.L. 113-67

Sponsor:

Harold “Hal” Rogers

Representative for Kentucky's 5th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 20, 2013
Length: 40 pages

History

Sep 10, 2013
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Sep 20, 2013
 
Passed House

The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Sep 27, 2013
 
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes.

Sep 29, 2013
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House (Engrossed) with an Amendment.

Sep 30, 2013
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House (Engrossed) with an Amendment 2.

Dec 12, 2013
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House (Engrossed) with an Amendment 3.

Dec 18, 2013
 
Senate Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Dec 26, 2013
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.J.Res. 59 (113th) was a joint resolution in the United States Congress.

A joint resolution is often used in the same manner as a bill. If passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and signed by the President, it becomes a law. Joint resolutions are also used to propose amendments to the Constitution.

This joint resolution was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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