S. 819 (114th): Export-Import Bank Reform and Reauthorization Act of 2015

The Export-Import Reform and Reauthorization Act would reauthorize the Export-Import Bank (Ex-Im Bank) through fiscal year 2019, as well as introduce reforms on taxpayer protection, promotion of small businesses, modernization, and other subjects. The Ex-Im Bank is an independent agency for the purpose of providing financial aid and insurance for the export of United States goods and services. It was ... Continue reading »

The federal budget process occurs in two stages: appropriations, which set overall spending limits by agency or program, and authorizations, which direct how federal funds should (or should not) be used. Appropriation and authorization provisions are typically made for single fiscal years. A reauthorization bill like this one renews the authorizations of an expiring law.

Overview

Introduced:

Mar 19, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 19, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Mark Kirk

Senator from Illinois

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 19, 2015
Length: 23 pages

See Instead:

S. 2183 (same title)
Ordered Reported — Oct 20, 2015

History

Mar 19, 2015
 
Introduced

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S. 819 (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.

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