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HR 2216 - 2001 Supplemental Appropriations Act - Key Vote

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Legislation - Signed (Executive) - Became Public Law No. 107-020 -
Legislation - Conference Report Adopted (House) (375-30) - (Key vote)

Title: 2001 Supplemental Appropriations Act

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to adopt the conference report that calls for $6.5 billion in supplemental appropriations, most of which is earmarked for defense spending.

Highlights:
  • $5.6 billion for Defense Department, to be used for military health care, military readiness, and the Pentagon's rising energy costs.
  • $100 million for bilateral AIDS prevention and treatment efforts.
  • $92 million for Coast Guard expenses.
  • $261 million for disaster assistance needs.
  • $300 million for Low-Income Heating and Energy Assistance Program.
  • $116 million for Treasury Department to help mail rebate checks.
  • $60 million for law enforcement at the 2002 Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City.
  • $161 million for the education of disadvantaged students.
  • $5 million for Animal Plant and Health Inspection Service to respond to threat posed by foot-and-mouth and mad cow disease.
Legislation - Conference Report Adopted (Senate) -
Note:

NOTE: THIS VOTE PASSED BY UNANIMOUS CONSENT, MEANING NO MEMBER OBJECTED TO THE PASSAGE OF THE VOTE. THIS DOES NOT NECESSARILY INDICATE THAT ALL MEMBERS FAVORED THE VOTE'S OUTCOME.

Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (Senate) (98-1) -
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (341-87) -
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: 2001 Supplemental Appropriations Act

Sponsors

  • Charles William 'Bill' Young (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
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