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S. 4530: Snow Water Supply Forecasting Program Authorization Act

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A bill to establish a Snow Water Supply Forecasting Program within the Department of the Interior, 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 authorization bill, which directs how federal funds should or should not be used. (It does not set overall spending limits, however, which are the subject of appropriations bills.) Authorizations are typically made for single fiscal years (October 1 through September 30 of the next year) but are often renewed in subsequent law.

Sponsor and status

Dianne Feinstein

Sponsor. Senior Senator for California. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Aug 13, 2020
Length: 7 pages
Introduced
Aug 13, 2020
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status

Introduced on Aug 13, 2020

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on August 13, 2020. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

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1% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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History

Aug 13, 2020
 
Introduced

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Signed by the President

S. 4530 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. 4530. This is the one from the 116th Congress.

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