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H.R. 6617 (117th): Further Additional Extending Government Funding Act

Making further continuing appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2022, and for other purposes.

Sponsor and status

Rosa DeLauro

Sponsor. Representative for Connecticut's 3rd congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Feb 19, 2022
Length: 4 pages
Feb 7, 2022
117th Congress (2021–2023)

Enacted — Signed by the President on Feb 18, 2022

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on February 18, 2022.

Pub.L. 117-86

Position statements

What legislators are saying

Heres how the lawmakers who represent Centre County in Congress voted Feb. 4-10
    — Rep. Fred Keller [R-PA12, 2019-2022] on Feb 15, 2022

Rep. Roy's statement on voting against funding for Biden's vaccine mandates
    — Rep. Chip Roy [R-TX21] on Feb 8, 2022

Carter Statement on Continuing Resolution
    — Rep. John R. Carter [R-TX31] on Feb 8, 2022

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute estimates H.R. 6617 will add $598 million in new spending through 2031.


Feb 7, 2022

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Feb 7, 2022
Text Published

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Feb 8, 2022
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Feb 17, 2022
Passed Senate

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Feb 18, 2022
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 6617 (117th) 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 H.R. 6617. This is the one from the 117th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 117th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2021 to Jan 3, 2023. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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