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

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A similar provision for Defense Department competitions was enacted in this year's defense appropriations bill.
Appropriations bills may provide more than authorized, less than authorized, or the same as authorized, either in total or for specific programs.
The Lower House-approved General Appropriations Bill will then be transmitted to the Senate, where Committee-level deliberations have also begun on the 2018 Budget.
The first regular appropriations bills to be approved in subcommittee were the Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies appropriations bill (H.
The House Appropriations Committee released a draft Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education appropriations bill in late September that would fund the NIH at $31.
Between the Commerce, Justice, and Science appropriations bill and the Homeland Security appropriations bill passed by the House last month, state and local public safety agencies stand to lose over $2 billion in federal funding.
Both versions of the appropriations bill are nearly the same, with a few notable exceptions.
Patty Murray, who chairs the Senate Transportation, Housing and Urban Development Subcommittee, recently announced she secured $2 million in the fiscal-year 2011 THUD appropriations bill for the Northern Columbia Basin Railroad project at the Port of Moses Lake, Wash.
5 million funding increase as part of the FY 2010 Interior Appropriations bill for both the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) and the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH).
This book is a guide to the status of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies appropriations bill, one of the regular appropriations bills that Congress considers each year, summarizing its scope, major issues, funding levels, and related congressional activity.
Each year, federal funding for education is bundled with two other federal agencies in the form of a Labor/Health and Human Services/Education appropriations bill.
Congress has passed, and the President has signed, the Fiscal Year 2008 Omnibus Appropriations Bill, funding most agencies of the U.
Unfortunately, the final appropriations bill was vetoed by Bush in November.
Menendez successfully offered an amendment to the HUD appropriations bill (HR 3074) that passed Sept.
The agricultural appropriations bill that passed the House has that amount earmarked for the RMA's data-mining efforts; the funding bill is now in the hands of the Senate Appropriations Committee.