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H.R. 4660 (113th): Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015

Making appropriations for the Departments of Commerce and Justice, Science, and Related Agencies 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. (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).

Overview

Introduced:

May 15, 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 30, 2014 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Frank Wolf

Representative for Virginia's 10th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 10, 2014
Length: 110 pages

See Instead:

S. 2437 (same title)
Ordered Reported — Jun 5, 2014

History

Jan 1, 2014
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House.

May 15, 2014
 
Introduced

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May 15, 2014
 
Ordered Reported

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May 19, 2014
 
Considered by House Committee on Rules

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May 30, 2014
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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

H.R. 4660 (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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