H.R. 5233: Clarifying Congressional Intent in Providing for DC Home Rule Act of 2016

To repeal the Local Budget Autonomy Amendment Act of 2012, to amend the District of Columbia Home Rule Act to clarify the respective roles of the District government and Congress in the local budget process of the District government, and for other purposes.

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May 13, 2016


Passed House on May 25, 2016

This bill passed in the House on May 25, 2016 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.


Mark Meadows

Representative for North Carolina's 11th congressional district



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Last Updated: May 26, 2016
Length: 4 pages


2% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)


May 13, 2016

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May 17, 2016
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May 25, 2016
Passed House

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Passed Senate

Signed by the President

H.R. 5233 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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