Making appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, and for other purposes.
Sponsor and status
Harold “Hal” Rogers
Sponsor. Representative for Kentucky's 5th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Oct 13, 2016
Length: 39 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
Enacted — Signed by the President on Mar 4, 2015
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on March 4, 2015.
What legislators are saying
“Homeland Security funded”
— Rep. Gregorio Sablan [D-MP] on Mar 6, 2015
“Voted Yes on H.R. 240”
— Rep. Beto O’Rourke [D-TX16, 2013-2018] on Mar 4, 2015
“Rep. Gosar Leads Multiple Efforts to Defund Executive Amnesty and Secure the Border”
— Rep. Paul Gosar [R-AZ9] on Mar 24, 2016
This bill incorporates provisions from:
H.R. 861: Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2015
Introduced on Feb 11, 2015. 100% incorporated. (compare text)
S. 272: Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2015
Introduced on Jan 27, 2015. 100% incorporated. (compare text)
H.R. 240 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2015, Pub. L. No. 114-4, H.R. 240, 114th Cong. (2015).
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