skip to main content

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

About the bill

Source: Republican Policy Committee

H.R. 3219 includes funding provisions from four individual appropriations bills – Defense, Legislative Branch, Military Construction/Veterans Affairs, and Energy and Water.

The major provisions of the bill are as follows:

Division A – Defense

Division A provides $658.1 billion for the Department of Defense, which includes $73.9 billion in Overseas Contingency Operations (OCO). These funds are consistent with the House-passed Fiscal Year 2018 National Defense Authorization Act and the proposed Fiscal Year 2018 Budget Resolution ($621.5 billion in base defense spending and $74.6 billion in defense ...

Sponsor and status

Kay Granger

Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 12th congressional district. Republican.

Read Text »
Last Updated: Aug 1, 2017
Length: 338 pages

Jul 13, 2017


Passed House (Senate next) on Jul 27, 2017

This bill passed in the House on July 27, 2017 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.


59% chance of being according to Skopos Labs (details)

What stakeholders are saying

Your organization’s position statement could be here! Register your organization as a stakeholder...


Jul 13, 2017

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

Jul 13, 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 Committee on Appropriations issued the report which may provide insight into the purpose of the legislation.

Jul 27, 2017
Passed House (Senate next)

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

Passed Senate

Signed by the President

H.R. 3219 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.

How to cite this information.

We recommend the following MLA-formatted citation when using the information you see here in academic work:

“H.R. 3219 — 115th Congress: Make America Secure Appropriations Act, 2018.” 2017. February 20, 2018 <>

Where is this information from?

GovTrack automatically collects legislative information from a variety of governmental and non-governmental sources. This page is sourced primarily from, the official portal of the United States Congress. is generally updated one day after events occur, and so legislative activity shown here may be one day behind. Data via the congress project.