S. 2131: An Act Making Appropriations for Law Enforcement and for Other Purposes, 2016

A bill making appropriations for Departments of Commerce and Justice, and Science, and Related Agencies and Department of Homeland Security for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2016, and for other purposes.

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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: 196 pages


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Oct 5, 2015

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Oct 6, 2015
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S. 2131 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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