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H.R. 601: Continuing Appropriations Act, 2018 and Supplemental Appropriations for Disaster Relief Requirements Act, 2017

H.R. 601 amends the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 to provide additional congressional direction and scrutiny over U.S. assistance in developing countries for the promotion of quality basic education. Specifically, the bill updates the legislative authority for U.S. international basic education efforts to ensure that existing resources are effectively prioritized and aligned with U.S. foreign policy and economic interests. The ... Continue reading »
(Source: Republican Policy Committee)

Overview

Introduced:

Jan 23, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Sep 8, 2017

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 8, 2017.

Law:

Pub.L. 115-56

Sponsor:

Nita Lowey

Representative for New York's 17th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 9, 2017
Length: 19 pages

Incorporated Legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

S. 623: READ Act

Introduced on Mar 14, 2017. 99% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 3672: Making supplemental appropriations for disaster relief requirements for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2017.

Introduced on Sep 5, 2017. 95% incorporated. (compare text)

History

Jan 23, 2017
 
Introduced

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Jan 24, 2017
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Jun 5, 2017
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Reported by Senate Committee.

Aug 1, 2017
 
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. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Sep 6, 2017
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House (Engrossed) with an Amendment.

Sep 7, 2017
 
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 7, 2017
 
On House Schedule

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

Sep 7, 2017
 
Considered by House Committee on Rules

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

Sep 7, 2017
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the Senate (Engrossed) with an Amendment 2.

Sep 8, 2017
 
House Agreed to Changes

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

Sep 8, 2017
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 601 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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