An original bill making appropriations for the Departments of Commerce and Justice, Science, and Related Agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2017, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Alabama. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 21, 2016
Length: 108 pages
Apr 21, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on April 21, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
- See Instead:
H.R. 5393 (same title)
Ordered Reported — Jun 7, 2016
Apr 21, 2016
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Apr 21, 2016
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. The Senate Committee on Appropriations issued the report which may provide insight into the purpose of the legislation.
S. 2837 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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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.
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