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H.R. 5895: Energy and Water, Legislative Branch, and Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act, 2019

About the bill

Source: Republican Policy Committee

H.R. 5895 provides funding for national defense nuclear weapons activities, the Army Corps of Engineers, various programs under the Department of Energy, the Legislative Branch, the Department of Veterans Affairs, military construction and family housing for the Department of Defense, and other related agencies. This legislation provides a total of $145.4 billion in discretionary funding for Fiscal Year (FY) 2019.

The major provisions of the bill are as follows:

Division A – Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2019

The Energy and Water Development provisions of ...

Sponsor and status

Michael “Mike” Simpson

Sponsor. Representative for Idaho's 2nd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Sep 14, 2018
Length: 84 pages
Introduced:

May 21, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Sep 21, 2018

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 21, 2018.

Law:

Pub.L. 115-244

What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform: SpendingTracker.org estimates H.R. 5895 will add $8.8 billion in new spending through 2023.

Incorporated legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

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

Passed House (Senate next) on Jul 27, 2017. 26% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 3354: Interior and Environment, Agriculture and Rural Development, Commerce, Justice, Science, Financial Services and General Government, Homeland Security, Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, State and Foreign Operations, Transportation, Housing and ...

Passed House (Senate next) on Sep 14, 2017. 5% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 3024: Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2019

Ordered Reported on Jun 7, 2018. 98% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 5786: Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2019

Ordered Reported on May 11, 2018. 97% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 2998: Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2018

Ordered Reported on Jun 22, 2017. 89% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 2975: Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2019

Ordered Reported on May 24, 2018. 91% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 1557: Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2018

Ordered Reported on Jul 13, 2017. 51% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 3266: Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2018

Ordered Reported on Jul 17, 2017. 75% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 1609: Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2018

Ordered Reported on Jul 20, 2017. 72% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 5894: Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2019

Ordered Reported on May 21, 2018. 84% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 3071: Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2019

Ordered Reported on Jun 14, 2018. 98% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 3162: Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2018

Ordered Reported on Jul 6, 2017. 75% incorporated. (compare text)

History

May 21, 2018
 
Introduced

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

May 21, 2018
 
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.

Jun 8, 2018
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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

Jun 25, 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.

Sep 10, 2018
 
On House Schedule

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

Sep 12, 2018
 
Conference Report Agreed to by Senate (House next)

A conference committee was formed, comprising members of both the House and Senate, to resolve the differences in how each chamber passed the bill. The Senate approved the committee's report proposing the final form of the bill for consideration in both chambers. The House must also approve the conference report.

Sep 13, 2018
 
Conference Report Agreed to by House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Sep 21, 2018
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 5895 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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