About the bill
H.R. 1301 reflects the final, bicameral agreement on fiscal year 2017 Department of Defense spending.
If enacted, H.R. 1301 would result in discretionary budget authority of $577.9 billion. The agreement includes savings of $1.155 billion from lower-than-expected fuel costs, $157 million due to favorable economic conditions, and $4.76 billion is savings from rescissions of unused prior-year funding.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New Jersey's 11th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Feb 9, 2018
Length: 4 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
Enacted — Signed by the President on Feb 9, 2018
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on February 9, 2018.
What legislators are saying
H.R. 1301 (115th) 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.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 1301. This is the one from the 115th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Continuing Appropriations Amendments Act, 2018, Pub. L. No. 115-124, H.R. 1301, 115th Cong. (2018).
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