S. 2299 (93rd): Joint Funding Simplification Act

Introduced:

Jul 31, 1973
93rd Congress, 1973–1974

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 5, 1974

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 5, 1974.

Law:

Pub.L. 93-510

Sponsor:

Edmund Muskie

Senator from Maine

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 5, 1974

About the bill

Full Title

An Act to provide authority to expedite procedures for consideration and approval of projects drawing upon more than one Federal assistance program, to simplify requirements for operation of those projects, and for other purposes.

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History

Jul 31, 1973
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Nov 15, 1973
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Nov 19, 1973
 
Passed Senate

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

Nov 18, 1974
 
Passed House with Changes

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

Nov 21, 1974
 
Senate Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Dec 5, 1974
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2299”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Details

Cosponsors
2 cosponsors (1R, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Subject Areas
Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 11236 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 1, 1973

H.R. 16225 (Related)
Joint Funding Simplification Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 1, 1974

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