Category Archives: Appropriations

HR 244 Omnibus Spending for FY 2017

TheWeekInCongress.com (TM) Week ending May 5, 2017 HR 244 Omnibus Spending for FY 2017 Brief – The bill began as aiming to provide awards from the White House to businesses that hire veterans and was tagged to be the vehicle for the Omnibus spending for fiscal year 2017. Providing $1.6 trillion to fund the government […]

H.R.1301 – Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2017

TheWeekInCongress.com (TM) Week ending March 9, 2017 H.R.1301 – Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2017 Brief – As crs explains, the bill “Provides FY2017 appropriations to the Department of Defense (DOD) for military activities. Excludes military construction, military family housing, civil works projects of the Army Corps of Engineers, and nuclear warheads, which are all […]

H.R.2028 -Further Continuing and Security Assistance Appropriations Act, 2017

TheWeekInCongress.com (TM) Week ending December 9, 2016 H.R.2028 – Further Continuing and Security Assistance Appropriations Act, 2017t, 2017 Brief – This bill is the vehicle for the Continuing Resolution to fund the Government until April  , 2017. The CR is called ‘The Further Continuing and Security Assistance Appropriations Act of 2017. Actual CR spending amounts […]

H.Res.933 – Providing amounts for further expenses of the Committee on Energy and Commerce in the One Hundred Fourteenth Congress.

TheWeekInCongress.com (TM) Week ending December 2, 2016 H.Res.933 – Providing amounts for further expenses of the Committee on Energy and Commerce in the One Hundred Fourteenth Congress. Brief – The bill would provide additional funds for the Committee on Energy and Commerce to be specifically provided for Select Investigative Panel to investigate and report on: […]

H.R.5978 – Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation Amendments Act of 2016

TheWeekInCongress.com (TM) Week ending September 30, 2016 H.R.5978 – Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation Amendments Act of 2016 Brief – During any fiscal year for which funds are appropriated for the design or construction of the Offshore Patrol Cutter, the Commandant may not award a contract for design of an unmanned aerial system for use […]

H.R.5485 Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Act, 2017 – Amendments

House Amendments to H.R.5485 Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Act, 2017 An amendment, offered by Mr. Ellison, numbered 1 printed in House Report 114-639 to reprogram already appropriated funds to create an Office of Good Jobs for the Department of Treasury. On agreeing to the Ellison amendment; Failed by recorded vote: 173 – 245 […]

H.R.5485 Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Act, 2017

TheWeekInCongress.com (TM) Week ending July 8, 2016 H.R.5485 Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Act, 2017 Brief – Provides FY2017 appropriations to the Department of the Treasury, the Executive Office of the President, the judiciary, the District of Columbia, and several independent agencies. ‘The  Financial  Services  and  General  Government  Subcommittee has  jurisdiction  over  a  diverse  […]

H.R.5293 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2017

TheWeekInCongress.com (TM) Week ending June 17, 2016 H.R.5293 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2017 Brief – The bill appropriates money for DOD for military activities. The bill does not spend for military Construction, housing, civil works, and nuclear warheads which are funded in other bills. The Senate Defense Authorization bill authorizes a Defense-wide personnel cut […]