S. 2130: An Act Making Appropriations for National Security and for Other Purposes, 2016


Oct 5, 2015


Reported by Committee on Oct 6, 2015

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on October 6, 2015.


Thad Cochran

Senior Senator from Mississippi



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Last Updated: Oct 6, 2015
Length: 692 pages


21% chance of being enacted (details)

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A bill making appropriations for Department of Defense, energy and water development, Department of Homeland Security, military construction, Department of Veterans Affairs, and Department of State, foreign operations, and related programs for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2016, and for other purposes.

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Oct 5, 2015

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Oct 6, 2015
Reported by Committee

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