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H.R. 1625: Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2018

About the bill

This bill became the vehicle for passage of the government spending bill for the remainder of fiscal year 2018. On March 22, 2018, the House replaced the text of the bill with the spending bill (preprint text).


This bill was formerly the TARGET Act. A summary of the earlier bill from the Republican Policy Committee follows:

H.R. 1625 amends the State Department Basic Authorities Act of 1956 to authorize the State Department and law enforcement agencies to target international human traffickers by offering financial rewards for their arrest or ...

Sponsor and status

Introduced:

Mar 20, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Mar 23, 2018

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on March 23, 2018.

Law:

Pub.L. 115-141

Sponsor:

Edward “Ed” Royce was the sponsor of this bill when it was introduced, but the bill’s text was subsequently replaced with unrelated provisions.

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 14, 2018
Length: 878 pages

Incorporated legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

H.R. 3354: Interior and Environment, Agriculture and Rural Development, Commerce, Justice, Science, Financial Services and General Government, Homeland Security, Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, State and Foreign Operations, Transportation, Housing and ...

Passed House (Senate next) on Sep 14, 2017. 25% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 1780: Department of State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs Appropriations Act, 2018

Ordered Reported on Sep 7, 2017. 79% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 3219: Make America Secure Appropriations Act, 2018

Passed House (Senate next) on Jul 27, 2017. 71% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 3362: Department of State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs Appropriations Act, 2018

Ordered Reported on Jul 24, 2017. 88% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 1655: Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2018

Ordered Reported on Jul 27, 2017. 87% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 3280: Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Act, 2018

Ordered Reported on Jul 18, 2017. 57% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 1771: Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2018

Ordered Reported on Sep 7, 2017. 91% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 4877: Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2018

Introduced on Jan 25, 2018. 88% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 3353: Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2018

Ordered Reported on Jul 21, 2017. 86% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 3358: Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2018

Ordered Reported on Jul 24, 2017. 85% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 1662: Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2018

Ordered Reported on Jul 27, 2017. 94% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 3267: Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2018

Ordered Reported on Jul 17, 2017. 88% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 1603: Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2018

Ordered Reported on Jul 20, 2017. 79% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 3268: Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2018

Ordered Reported on Jul 17, 2017. 74% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 1557: Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2018

Ordered Reported on Jul 13, 2017. 63% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 2998: Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2018

Ordered Reported on Jun 22, 2017. 88% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 1609: Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2018

Ordered Reported on Jul 20, 2017. 81% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 3266: Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2018

Ordered Reported on Jul 17, 2017. 81% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 1648: Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2018

Ordered Reported on Jul 27, 2017. 96% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 19: MOBILE NOW Act

Passed Senate (House next) on Aug 3, 2017. 74% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 3355: Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2018

Ordered Reported on Jul 21, 2017. 91% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 2383: CLOUD Act

Introduced on Feb 6, 2018. 97% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 4943: CLOUD Act

Introduced on Feb 6, 2018. 97% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 3162: Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2018

Ordered Reported on Jul 6, 2017. 82% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 2070: Kevin and Avonte’s Law of 2017

Passed Senate (House next) on Dec 21, 2017. 92% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 4221: Kevin and Avonte’s Law of 2017

Introduced on Nov 2, 2017. 98% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 4477: Fix NICS Act of 2017

Ordered Reported on Nov 29, 2017. 74% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 4434: Fix NICS Act of 2017

Introduced on Nov 16, 2017. 100% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 1164: Taylor Force Act

Passed House (Senate next) on Dec 5, 2017. 99% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 2324: Small Business Credit Availability Act

Introduced on Jan 18, 2018. 100% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 5133: Federal Land Transaction Facilitation Act Reauthorization of 2018

Ordered Reported on Mar 7, 2018. 100% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 423: Anti-Spoofing Act of 2017

Passed House (Senate next) on Jan 23, 2017. 99% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 2421: FARM Act

Introduced on Feb 13, 2018. 99% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 5252: Keep Young Athletes Safe Act of 2018

Introduced on Mar 13, 2018. 99% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 2340: To extend the Secure Rural Schools and Community Self-Determination Act of 2000.

Introduced on May 3, 2017. 83% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 4013: 2020 American Census Investment Act

Introduced on Oct 11, 2017. 87% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 3995: Improving Broadband Access for Veterans Act of 2017

Introduced on Oct 10, 2017. 97% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 2636: To establish an independent inspector general for the Federal Communications Commission.

Introduced on May 24, 2017. 91% incorporated. (compare text)

History

Mar 20, 2017
 
Introduced

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May 3, 2017
 
Ordered Reported

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.

May 22, 2017
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Feb 7, 2018
 
Considered by Senate Committee on Foreign Relations

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Feb 12, 2018
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Reported by Senate Committee.

Feb 28, 2018
 
Passed Senate with Changes (back to House)

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Mar 21, 2018
 
On House Schedule

The House indicated that this bill would be considered in the week ahead.

Mar 22, 2018
 
Passed House with Changes (back to Senate)

The House passed the bill with changes not in the Senate version and sent it back to the Senate to approve the changes.

This was the House vote on the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2018 (preprint text). With this vote, the House replaced the text of H.R. 1625, formerly the TARGET Act, with ...

Mar 23, 2018
 
Senate Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Mar 23, 2018
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 1625 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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