H.J.Res.99 – Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2017, and for other purposes.

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H.J.Res.99 – Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2017, and for other purposes.

Brief

To avoid a government shutdown the resolution continues to fund the government until May 5, 2017.

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Sponsor: Rep. Frelinghuysen, Rodney P. [R-NJ-11] (Introduced 04/26/2017)

Status: Passed House /

VOTES and FLOOR ACTION

HOUSE

On Passage: On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 382 – 30 (Roll no. 236)

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COST AND IMPACT

Cost to the taxpayers:  Data not available

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Tax Complexity:  Not applicable to this bill.

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Constitutional Authority:   Assumed.

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115th CONGRESS

1st Session

  1. J. RES. 99

 

 

Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2017, and for other purposes.

 

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

April 26, 2017

 

Mr. Frelinghuysen introduced the following joint resolution; which was referred to the Committee on Appropriations

 

JOINT RESOLUTION

 

Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2017, and for other purposes.

 

Resolved by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Continuing Appropriations Act, 2017 (division C of Public Law 114–223) is further amended by—

 

(1) striking the date specified in section 106(3) and inserting “May 5, 2017”; and

 

(2) inserting after section 201 the following new section:

 

“Sec. 202. (a) This section may be cited as the ‘Further Continued Health Benefits for Miners Act’.

 

“(b) Section 402(h)(2)(C)(ii) of the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of 1977 (30 U.S.C. 1232(h)(2)(C)(ii)) is amended—

 

“(1) in subclause (II), by striking ‘April 30, 2017’ and inserting ‘May 5, 2017’;

 

“(2) in subclause (II)(aa), by striking ‘the Continued Health Benefits for Miners Act’ and inserting ‘the Further Continued Health Benefits for Miners Act’; and

 

“(3) by adding at the end the following: ‘For purposes of subclause (II)(aa), a beneficiary enrolled in the Plan as of the date of the enactment of the Further Continued Health Benefits for Miners Act shall be deemed to have been eligible to receive health benefits under the Plan on January 1, 2017.’.

 

“(c) The provisions of section 167(d) of Public Law 114–223 (as added by Public Law 114–254) shall apply to this section.”.

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