About the bill
H.R. 6157 provides $674.6 billion in total discretionary budget authority for the Department of Defense for fiscal year (FY) 2019. The bill provides $606.5 billion for the Department of Defense base budget, which is an increase of $17.1 billion above FY18 levels, and $68.1 billion for the Overseas Contingency Operations (OCO) account to support the Global War on Terrorism (GWOT). This funding level is consistent with the National Defense Authorization Act as well as the recently enacted budget agreement.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 12th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Aug 23, 2018
Length: 340 pages
Jun 20, 2018
Conference Report Agreed to by Senate (House next) on Sep 18, 2018
The conference report for this bill was agreed to in the Senate on September 18, 2018. The House must also approve it. A conference committee, comprising members of both chambers, issued the report to resolve the differences between the two forms of the bill as passed in each chamber.
H.R. 6157 is a bill in the United States Congress.
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Department of Defense and Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education Appropriations Act, 2019 and Continuing Appropriations Act, 2019, H.R. 6157, 115th Cong. (2018).
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