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H.R. 3180: Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2018

To authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2018 for intelligence and intelligence-related activities of the United States Government, the Community Management Account, and the Central Intelligence Agency Retirement and Disability System, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

The federal budget process occurs in two stages: appropriations and authorizations. This is an authorization bill, which directs how federal funds should or should not be used. (It does not set overall spending limits, however, which are the subject of appropriations bills.) Authorizations are typically made for single fiscal years (October 1 through September 30 of the next year) but are often renewed in subsequent law.

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Overview

Introduced:

Jul 11, 2017

Status:

Passed House (Senate next) on Jul 28, 2017

This bill passed in the House on July 28, 2017 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Sponsor:

Devin Nunes

Representative for California's 22nd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 31, 2017
Length: 56 pages

Prognosis:

40% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

See Instead:

S. 1761 (same title)
Ordered Reported — Aug 18, 2017

History

Jul 11, 2017
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Jul 13, 2017
 
Considered by House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence

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

Jul 24, 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. The House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence issued the report which may provide insight into the purpose of the legislation.

Jul 24, 2017
 
Failed in the House Under Suspension

Passage was attempted under a fast-track procedure called "suspension of the rules." The vote failed, but the bill can be voted on again.

Jul 25, 2017
 
On House Schedule

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

Jul 28, 2017
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Pending
 
Passed Senate

Pending
 
Signed by the President

H.R. 3180 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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