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H.R. 17468 (93rd): Military Construction Appropriation Act

An Act making appropriations for military construction for the Department of Defense for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1975, and for other purposes.

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

Introduced:

Nov 19, 1974
93rd Congress, 1973–1974

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Jan 3, 1975

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on January 3, 1975.

Law:

Pub.L. 93-636

Sponsor:

Robert Sikes

Representative for Florida's 1st congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 3, 1975

History

Nov 19, 1974
 
Introduced

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

Nov 26, 1974
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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

Dec 16, 1974
 
Passed Senate with Changes (back to House)

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes.

Jan 3, 1975
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

Jan 3, 1975
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed Congress.

H.R. 17468 (93rd) 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.

This bill was introduced in the 93rd Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1973 to Dec 20, 1974. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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