H.R. 3762: To provide for reconciliation pursuant to section 2002 of the concurrent resolution on the budget for fiscal year 2016.

Introduced:

Oct 16, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:

Vetoed & Override Failed in House on Feb 2, 2016

This bill was vetoed. The House attempted to override the veto on February 2, 2016 but failed.

Sponsor:

Tom Price

Representative for Georgia's 6th congressional district

Republican

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Last Updated: Jan 9, 2016
Length: 8 pages

About the bill

Republicans attempted to use the budget reconciliation process to repeal the Affordable Care Act (aka Obamacare) and pause federal funding for Planned Parenthood. Budget reconciliation is the one chance each year that the majority party gets to bypass the Senate filibuster to get a bill to the President’s desk without needing a single vote from the minority party.

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History

Oct 16, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Oct 16, 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.

Oct 23, 2015
 
Passed House

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

Dec 3, 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.

Jan 6, 2016
 
House 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.

Jan 8, 2016
 
Vetoed

The President vetoed the bill. Congress may attempt to override the veto.

Feb 2, 2016
 
House Override Failed

A vote to override the President's veto failed in the House. The bill is now dead.

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