H.R. 5077: Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2017

To authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2017 for intelligence and intelligence-related activities of the United States Government, the Community Management Account, and the Central Intelligence Agency Retirement and Disability System, 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 authorization bill, which directs how federal funds should or should not be used. (It does not set overall spending limits, however, which are the subject of appropriations bills.) Authorizations are typically made for single fiscal years (October 1 through September 30 of the next year) but are often renewed in subsequent law.

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Apr 27, 2016


Passed House on May 24, 2016

This bill passed in the House on May 24, 2016 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.


Devin Nunes

Representative for California's 22nd congressional district



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Last Updated: May 25, 2016
Length: 53 pages


11% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)

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S. 3017 (same title)
Reported by Committee — Jun 6, 2016


Apr 27, 2016

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Apr 29, 2016
Reported by Committee

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May 24, 2016
Passed House

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Passed Senate

Signed by the President

H.R. 5077 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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