S. 2145: Middle East Refugee Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2016

A bill to make supplemental appropriations for fiscal year 2016.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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).

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Overview

Introduced:

Oct 6, 2015

Status:

Referred to Committee on Oct 6, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on October 6, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Lindsey Graham

Senior Senator from South Carolina

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Oct 6, 2015
Length: 4 pages

Prognosis:

1% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)

History

Oct 6, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Reported by Committee

 
Passed Senate

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

S. 2145 is 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.

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