H.R. 4515 (99th): Urgent Supplemental Appropriations Act, 1986

A bill making urgent supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1986, 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. (Authorizations direct how federal funds should or should not be used.) Appropriations are typically made for single fiscal years (October 1 through September 30 of the next year).

Overview

Introduced:

Mar 25, 1986
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Jul 2, 1986

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on July 2, 1986.

Law:

Pub.L. 99-349

Sponsor:

Jamie Whitten

Representative for Mississippi's 1st congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 2, 1986

History

Mar 25, 1986
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

May 8, 1986
 
Passed House

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

Jun 6, 1986
 
Passed Senate with Changes

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

Jun 26, 1986
 
Conference Report Agreed to by Senate

A conference committee was formed, comprising members of both the House and Senate, to resolve the differences in how each chamber passed the bill. The Senate approved the committee's report proposing the final form of the bill for consideration in both chambers. The House must also approve the conference report. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Jun 26, 1986
 
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. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Jun 26, 1986
 
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. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Jun 26, 1986
 
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.

Jun 26, 1986
 
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.

Jun 26, 1986
 
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Jul 2, 1986
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 4515 (99th) 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 99th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1985 to Oct 18, 1986. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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