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S. 85 (116th): A bill to reauthorize the Family Violence Prevention and Services Act.

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The federal budget process occurs in two stages: appropriations, which set overall spending limits by agency or program, and authorizations, which direct how federal funds should (or should not) be used. Appropriation and authorization provisions are typically made for single fiscal years. A reauthorization bill like this one renews the authorizations of an expiring law.

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Charles “Chuck” Grassley

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Iowa. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jan 10, 2019
Length: 2 pages
Introduced
Jan 10, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 10, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

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Grassley, Klobuchar, Capito Introduce Domestic Violence Prevention & Assistance Legislation
    — Sen. Charles “Chuck” Grassley [R-IA] (Sponsor) on Jan 11, 2019

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    — Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee [D-TX18] on Jul 25, 2019

Tonko Announces $1.76 Million For Firefighter Recruitment
    — Rep. Paul Tonko [D-NY20] on Sep 21, 2020

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History

Jan 10, 2019
 
Introduced

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

S. 85 (116th) was 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. 85. This is the one from the 116th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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