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H.R. 4487 (113th): Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2015

Making appropriations for the Legislative Branch for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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, typically for a single fiscal year (October 1 through September 30 of the next year).

Sponsor and status

Tom Cole

Sponsor. Representative for Oklahoma's 4th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jun 19, 2014
Length: 78 pages
Introduced:

Apr 17, 2014
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on May 1, 2014 but was never passed by the Senate.

History

Apr 17, 2014
 
Introduced

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Apr 17, 2014
 
Ordered Reported

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May 1, 2014
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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

Jun 19, 2014
 
Considered by Senate Committee on Appropriations

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Jun 19, 2014
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Reported by Senate Committee.

H.R. 4487 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill 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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