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Legislative History and Digest of H.R. 2076


SPONSOR: Rep. Harold Rogers (R-KY) (introduced 07/19/95)

Note: Although this legislation was vetoed by the President and did not become law, many of its provisions were incorporated into the Omnibus FY1996 Appropriations bill, H.R. 3019, passed by Congress and signed by the President in April. For more information, see the update on FY1996 appropriations process.

POPULAR TITLE(S):
Appropriations bill FY96, Commerce, Justice, State
Commerce Department FY96 Appropriations bill
Justice Department FY96 Appropriations bill
State Department FY96 Appropriations bill

SHORT TITLES AS REPORTED TO SENATE:
Departments of Commerce, Justice, and State, the Judiciary, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 1996
Department of Justice Appropriations Act, 1996
Department of Commerce and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 1996
Judiciary Appropriations Act, 1996
Department of State and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 1996
Stop Turning Out Prisoners Act

OFFICIAL TITLE AS INTRODUCED:
A bill making appropriations for the Department of Commerce, Justice, and State, the Judiciary, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1996, and for other purposes.

COMPLETE BILL TEXT:
The complete bill text is available on Thomas: The Library of Congress Web Site. In Thomas, click on Full Text of Legislation, then 104th Congress Bills, then Search by Bill Number, type in hr 2076 , hit RUN QUERY, and choose the most recent version.

DIGEST The Legislative digest (summary) of this bill is available on Thomas: The Library of Congress Web Site but has not been updated since the bill's original introduction in the House. An update on geoscience-related appropriations bills is available on this server.

CHRONOLOGY:
01/03/96 Motion to override veto failed of passage in House, roll call #4 (240-150)
12/20/95 Motion to refer Veto Message and Measure to Committee on Appropriations passed House
12/20/95 Referred to House Committee on Appropriations
12/19/95 Unanimous consent agreement in House to consider Veto Message on Dec. 20
12/19/95 Vetoed by President
12/13/95 Measure presented to President
12/12/95 Enrolled Measure signed in Senate
12/12/95 Enrolled Measure signed in House
12/07/95 Senate agreed to conference report, roll call #591 (50-48)
12/06/95 House agreed to conference report, roll call #841 (256-166
12/06/95 Motion to recommit to Committee of Conference rejected in House, roll call #840 (190-231)
12/06/95 Conference report considered in House
12/06/95 Unanimous consent agreement in Senate to consider conference report on Dec. 7
12/01/95 Conference report filed in House, H. Rept. 104-378
10/18/95 Motion to instruct House conferees passed House
10/18/95 Conference scheduled in House
09/29/95 Conference scheduled in Senate
09/29/95 Measure passed Senate, amended
09/29/95 Measure considered in Senate
09/28/95 Unanimous consent agreement in Senate to consider Measure on Sept. 29
09/28/95 Measure considered in Senate
09/28/95 Measure called up by unanimous consent in Senate
09/12/95 Reported to Senate from the Committee on Appropriations with amendment, S. Rept. 104-139
07/27/95 Referred to Senate Committee on Appropriations
07/26/95 Measure passed House, amended, roll call #585 (272-151)
07/26/95 Measure considered in House
07/25/95 Measure considered in House
07/25/95 Measure called up by special rule in House
07/19/95 Reported to House from the Committee on Appropriations, H. Rept. 104-196

(Source: Library of Congress)


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Last updated July 17, 1996 by Heidi Mohlman, AGI Government Affairs

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