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H.R. 2133: To provide for interim appropriations for the District of Columbia courts and related agencies with respect to any fiscal year for which appropriations are not otherwise provided for such courts and agencies.

The text of the bill below is as of Apr 8, 2019 (Introduced).


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116th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 2133

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

April 8, 2019

introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Appropriations

A BILL

To provide for interim appropriations for the District of Columbia courts and related agencies with respect to any fiscal year for which appropriations are not otherwise provided for such courts and agencies.

1.

Interim appropriations for District of Columbia courts and related agencies

(a)

Availability of interim appropriations

If during any fiscal year (beginning with fiscal year 2019) there is an appropriation made for a Federal payment described in subsection (c), and during the next fiscal year there is no appropriation made for such a payment, there shall be appropriated for such next fiscal year, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, such sums as are necessary for such payment, at a rate for operations and under the terms and conditions provided in the previous fiscal year.

(b)

Effect of enactment of subsequent appropriations

If an appropriation for a Federal payment described in subsection (c), or a general appropriation bill providing appropriations for Federal funds for the District of Columbia without provision for such a payment, is enacted into law on any date during a fiscal year following the expenditure of funds during such fiscal year pursuant to this Act—

(1)

such expenditure shall be charged to such appropriation (if any); and

(2)

appropriations made available pursuant to this Act shall not be available after the date of enactment of such appropriation or general appropriation bill.

(c)

Federal payments described

The Federal payments described in this subsection are as follows, as provided in the District of Columbia Appropriations Act, 2019 (title IV of division D of Public Law 116–6):

(1)

A Federal payment to the District of Columbia Courts.

(2)

A Federal payment for defender services in District of Columbia courts.

(3)

A Federal payment to the Court Services and Offender Supervision Agency for the District of Columbia.

(4)

A Federal payment to the District of Columbia Public Defender Service.

(5)

A Federal payment to the Criminal Justice Coordinating Council.

(6)

A Federal payment to the District of Columbia Commission on Judicial Disabilities and Tenure.

(7)

A Federal payment to the District of Columbia Judicial Nomination Commission.