About the bill
This bill was one of many attempts by House Democrats to end the partial government shutdown without funding for a southern border wall. The bill would provide funding for emergency disaster relief for the rest of fiscal year 2019 (through September), in addition to reopening the agencies whose funding lapsed at the start of the partial government shutdown until February 8, 2019 (a so called “continuing resolution”).
House Democrats issued a press release on passage of the bill. The release explains the rationale for the bill and the proposed distribution ...
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 17th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jan 22, 2019
Length: 68 pages
H.R. 268 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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“H.R. 268 — 116th Congress: Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2019.” www.GovTrack.us. 2019. March 19, 2019 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/116/hr268>
Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2019, H.R. 268, 116th Cong. (2019).
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