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

Making appropriations for financial services and general government for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2018, 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 appropriations bill, which sets overall spending limits by agency or program. (Authorizations direct how federal funds should or should not be used.) Appropriations are typically made for single fiscal years (October 1 through September 30 of the next year).

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Overview

Introduced:

Jul 18, 2017

Status:

Ordered Reported on Jul 18, 2017

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on July 18, 2017.

Sponsor:

Tom Graves

Representative for Georgia's 14th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 18, 2017
Length: 290 pages

Prognosis:

41% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Jul 17, 2017
 
Reported by House Committee on Appropriations

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 18, 2017
 
Introduced

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

Jul 18, 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.

Pending
 
Passed House (Senate next)

Pending
 
Passed Senate

Pending
 
Signed by the President

H.R. 3280 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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