H.R. 6133: Adam Walsh Reauthorization Act of 2016

To reauthorize certain programs established by the Adam Walsh Child Protection and Safety Act of 2006, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

The federal budget process occurs in two stages: appropriations, which set overall spending limits by agency or program, and authorizations, which direct how federal funds should (or should not) be used. Appropriation and authorization provisions are typically made for single fiscal years. A reauthorization bill like this one renews the authorizations of an expiring law.

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Sep 22, 2016


Referred to Committee on Sep 22, 2016

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on September 22, 2016, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


James Sensenbrenner Jr.

Representative for Wisconsin's 5th congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 22, 2016
Length: 7 pages


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Sep 22, 2016

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H.R. 6133 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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