Finance minister Pranab Mukherjee moved the appropriation bills
and the supplementary demands for grants which were passed by a voice vote.
If you look at the recent history of the Congressional appropriations process, more often than not, Congress is forced to pass a continuing resolution because they haven't completed the 13 appropriation bills necessary to keep the government running," said Garry Anslemo, CEO and President of Silverado Gold Mines Ltd.
If the appropriation bills remain unpassed, Congress can either pass another continuing resolution in the hope that they will be able to pass the remaining appropriation bills prior to adjourning for the year.
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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.