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H.R. 3881: AFG and SAFER Program Reauthorization Act of 2017

To reauthorize the Assistance to Firefighters Grants program, the Fire Prevention and Safety Grants program, and the Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response grant program, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

The federal budget process occurs in two stages: appropriations, which set overall spending limits by agency or program, and authorizations, which direct how federal funds should (or should not) be used. Appropriation and authorization provisions are typically made for single fiscal years. A reauthorization bill like this one renews the authorizations of an expiring law.

Sponsor and status

Bill Pascrell Jr.

Sponsor. Representative for New Jersey's 9th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Sep 28, 2017
Length: 6 pages
Introduced:

Sep 28, 2017

Status:

Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted, so there will not likely be further activity on this bill.

This bill was incorporated into:

H.R. 4661: United States Fire Administration, AFG, and SAFER Program Reauthorization Act of 2017
Enacted — Signed by the President on Jan 3, 2018. (compare text)
Prognosis:

4% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Sep 28, 2017
 
Introduced

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H.R. 3881 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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