appropriation bill

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a legislative act proposing to authorize the expenditure of public funds for a specified purpose

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Finance minister Pranab Mukherjee moved the appropriation bills and the supplementary demands for grants which were passed by a voice vote.
977), the Pennsylvania Supreme Court noted that an objectionable practice for which the item veto was a remedy concerned the placement of riders in appropriation bills so as to "coerce the executive to approve obnoxious legislation or bring the wheels of the government to a stop for want of funds.
In Arkansas, the need for narrative removal is much less than in other states because of a constitutional provision prohibiting omnibus appropriation bills.
Other GalleryWatch legislative tracking packages can be combined with the USBudget service to provide complete appropriations and congressional bill searching, tracking, notification, comparison tools that show changes and differences between different versions of the appropriation bills, congressional voting scorecards, news services and more.
The Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration and Related Agencies appropriation bill, signed into law on October 16, provides significant increases for R&D spending in various U.