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S. 2584: Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2020

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An original bill making appropriations for the Departments of Commerce and Justice, Science, and Related Agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2020, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

The federal budget process occurs in two stages: appropriations and authorizations. This is an appropriations bill, which sets overall spending limits by agency or program, typically for a single fiscal year (October 1 through September 30 of the next year).

Sponsor and status

Jerry Moran

Sponsor. Junior Senator for Kansas. Republican.

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Last Updated: Sep 26, 2019
Length: 118 pages
Introduced
Sep 26, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status

Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted, so there will not likely be further activity on this bill.

This bill was incorporated into:

H.R. 1158: Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2020
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 20, 2019. (compare text)
Prognosis
2% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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Position statements

What legislators are saying

McSally Leads Letter to DOJ About Financial Status of Crime Victims Fund
    — Sen. Martha McSally [R-AZ] on Jun 4, 2020

Tillis Sends Letter to DOJ Requesting Financial Status of Crime Victims Fund
    — Sen. Thom Tillis [R-NC] on Jun 4, 2020

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates S. 2584 will add $5.5 billion in new spending through 2029.

History

Sep 26, 2019
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Sep 26, 2019
 
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee. The Senate Committee on Appropriations issued the report which may provide insight into the purpose of the legislation.

S. 2584 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 2584. This is the one from the 116th Congress.

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