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H.R. 6615 (115th): Traumatic Brain Injury Program Reauthorization Act of 2018

To reauthorize the Traumatic Brain Injury program.

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: Dec 21, 2018
Length: 2 pages
Introduced
Jul 26, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 21, 2018

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

Law
Pub.L. 115-377
Source

Incorporated legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

S. 3657: Traumatic Brain Injury Program Reauthorization Act of 2018

Ordered Reported on Nov 29, 2018. 100% incorporated. (compare text)

History

Jul 26, 2018
 
Introduced

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Dec 11, 2018
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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Dec 17, 2018
 
On House Schedule

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Dec 18, 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. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 19, 2018
 
House Agreed to Changes

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Dec 21, 2018
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 6615 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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