H.R. 1314: Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015

This bill had been used to try to pass three separate and unrelated proposals: the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015, the Trade Act of 2015, and a bill regarding administrative appeal of IRS determinations. It was sent to the President as the Bipartisan Budget Act and is expected to be signed into law.

Bipartisan Budget Act

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Overview

Introduced:

Mar 4, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 2, 2015

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on November 2, 2015.

Law:

Pub.L. 114-74

Sponsor:

Patrick Meehan

Representative for Pennsylvania's 7th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Oct 6, 2016
Length: 56 pages

History

Mar 4, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Mar 25, 2015
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Apr 15, 2015
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

May 12, 2015
 
Failed Cloture in the Senate

The Senate must often vote to end debate before voting on a bill, called a cloture vote. The vote on cloture failed. This is often considered a filibuster. The Senate may try again.

May 22, 2015
 
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.

This vote turned what was a bill regarding administrative appeals of IRS determinations into the Trade Act of 2015, which included Trade Promotion Authority for the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal ...

Oct 28, 2015
 
Passed House with Changes

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

This vote turned this bill into the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015, by replacing the text of the bill in whole. H.R. 1314 was previously the Trade Act of ...

Oct 30, 2015
 
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.

This vote was on the bill in its final form as the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015.

Nov 2, 2015
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 1314 is 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.

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