About the resolution
This bill, in its final form, funded the parts of the federal government whose funding was to lapse on February 15, 2019.
On December 22, 2018 the 115th Congress was unable to reach a deal to fund some federal agencies through fiscal year 2019 after President Trump demanded $5 billion in funding for a southern border wall. The Senate had unanimously passed a bill to fund the government through 2019, without the border wall, the then Republican-controlled House amended the bill adding $5 billion in funding for a southern border ...
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 40th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Feb 15, 2019
Length: 465 pages
116th Congress, 2019–2021
Enacted — Signed by the President on Feb 15, 2019
This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on February 15, 2019.
What legislators are saying
“Rounds, Harris, Tillis, Pingree Lead Bipartisan, Bicameral Letter Urging Administration Increase the Number of Temporary, Non-Immigrant H-2B Workers for 2019”
— Sen. Mike Rounds [R-SD] on Mar 6, 2019
“Speaker Pelosi Breaks Her Own Rules on Funding Bill”
— Rep. Ted Yoho [R-FL3] on Feb 15, 2019
What stakeholders are saying
H.J.Res. 31 is a joint resolution in the United States Congress.
A joint resolution is often used in the same manner as a bill. If passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and signed by the President, it becomes a law. Joint resolutions are also used to propose amendments to the Constitution.
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“H.J.Res. 31 — 116th Congress: Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2019.” www.GovTrack.us. 2019. October 21, 2019 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/116/hjres31>
Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2019, Pub. L. No. 116-6, H.R.J. Res. 31, 116th Cong. (2019).
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