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H.R. 195: Extension of Continuing Appropriations Act, 2018; HEALTHY KIDS Act; Federal Register Printing Savings Act of 2017

About the bill

This bill became the vehicle for passage of continuing appropriations which re-opened the federal government after a three-day shut-down. The bill:

  • extended funding for government programs at levels similar to existing funding through Feb. 8, 2018
  • extended the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) for six years
  • extended the existing suspensions of the Affordable Care Act's medical device excise tax through 2019 and the tax on high cost employer-sponsored health coverage through 2021
  • saved $1M through an unrelated provision that would restrict the distribution of free printed copies of ...

Sponsor and status

Steve Russell

Sponsor. Representative for Oklahoma's 5th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jan 23, 2018
Length: 12 pages
Introduced:

Jan 3, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Jan 22, 2018

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on January 22, 2018.

Law:

Pub.L. 115-120

Incorporated legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

H.R. 3922: CHAMPIONING HEALTHY KIDS Act

Passed House (Senate next) on Nov 3, 2017. 18% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 4820: ASK Act

Introduced on Jan 18, 2018. 9% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 3921: HEALTHY KIDS Act

Ordered Reported on Oct 4, 2017. 29% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 4541: CHAMPION KIDS Act of 2017

Introduced on Dec 4, 2017. 18% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 1827: KIDS Act of 2017

Ordered Reported on Dec 20, 2017. 80% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 4872: End The Shutdown Act of 2018

Introduced on Jan 20, 2018. 76% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 1195: Federal Register Printing Savings Act of 2017

Introduced on May 22, 2017. 100% incorporated. (compare text)

History

Jan 3, 2017
 
Introduced

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Feb 14, 2017
 
Ordered Reported

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May 17, 2017
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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May 17, 2017
 
Reported by House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform

A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.

Jul 26, 2017
 
Considered by Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs

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

Nov 8, 2017
 
Reported by Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs

A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.

Dec 21, 2017
 
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.

Jan 18, 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 a vote to make H.R. 195 the vehicle for passage for short-term continuing appropriations through Feb. 16, 2018, averting a government shutdown when a previous short-term funding ...

Jan 20, 2018
 
Failed Cloture in the Senate

The Senate must often vote to end debate before voting on a bill, called a cloture vote. The vote on cloture failed. This is often considered a filibuster. The Senate may try again.

This was the second procedural vote to pass H.R. 195, the vehicle for passage for short-term continuing appropriations through Feb. 16, 2018, in the Senate. This was a vote ...

Jan 22, 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.

Jan 22, 2018
 
House 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.

Jan 22, 2018
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 195 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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