H.R. 5394: Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2017

The federal budget process occurs in two stages: appropriations and authorizations. This is an appropriations bill, which sets overall spending limits by agency or program. (Authorizations direct how federal funds should or should not be used.) Appropriations are typically made for single fiscal years (October 1 through September 30 of the next year).
Introduced:

Jun 7, 2016

Status:

Reported by Committee on Jun 7, 2016

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on June 7, 2016.

Sponsor:

Mario Diaz-Balart

Representative for Florida's 25th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 7, 2016
Length: 162 pages

Prognosis:

40% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

Making appropriations for the Departments of Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2017, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Jun 7, 2016
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jun 7, 2016
 
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.

 
Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

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