H.R. 2029: Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2016

This was the Senate vote on the Protecting Americans from Tax Hikes Act of 2015 and the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2016, also known as the omnibus spending bill. The bill would fund the federal government for the remainder of fiscal year 2016 (through September 30, 2016). The government had been funded through stop-gap measures over the last several months, with the latest expiring on December 22, 2015

The House passed the two parts separately but sent them to the Senate as a combined package. A vote in favor was to approve the package and send it to the President for a signature. A vote against was to leave federal government at risk of shutting down on December 23, unless another stop-gap measure or spending deal could be enacted.

See the summary for H.R. 2029 for details.

This vote was related to a bill introduced by Rep. Charles Dent [R-PA15] on April 24, 2015, H.R. 2029: Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2016.



Congress
114th Congress
Date
Dec 18, 2015
Chamber
Senate
Number
#339
Question:
On the Motion (Motion to Concur in the House Amendments to the Senate Amendment to H.R. 2029) in the Senate
Result:
Motion Agreed to

Totals     Republican     Democrat     Independent
  Yea 65
 
 
 
65%
27 37 1
  Nay 33
 
 
 
33%
26 6 1
Not Voting 2
 
 
 
2%
1 1 0
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