S. 2129 (114th): An Act Making Appropriations to Improve the Nation’s Infrastructure and for Other Purposes, 2016

A bill making appropriations for Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, Energy and Water Development, and Departments of Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development, and related programs for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2016, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Oct 5, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Ordered Reported (Enacted Via Other Measures)

This bill was introduced on October 6, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. But provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

This bill was incorporated into:

H.R. 2029: Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2016
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 18, 2015. (compare text)
Sponsor:

Thad Cochran

Senior Senator from Mississippi

Republican

Text:

Read Text »
Last Updated: Oct 6, 2015
Length: 344 pages

History

Oct 5, 2015
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Oct 6, 2015
 
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

S. 2129 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

How to cite this information.

We recommend the following MLA-formatted citation when using the information you see here in academic work:

“S. 2129 — 114th Congress: An Act Making Appropriations to Improve the Nation’s Infrastructure and for Other Purposes, 2016.” www.GovTrack.us. 2015. June 28, 2017 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/s2129>

Where is this information from?

GovTrack automatically collects legislative information from a variety of governmental and non-governmental sources. This page is sourced primarily from Congress.gov, the official portal of the United States Congress. Congress.gov is generally updated one day after events occur, and so legislative activity shown here may be one day behind. Data via the congress project.