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HR 2673 - Consolidated Appropriations Act - Key Vote

National Key Votes

Ron Kind voted Nay (Passage) on this Legislation.

Read statements Ron Kind made in this general time period.

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Legislation - Signed (Executive) - Became Public Law No. 108-199 -
Legislation - Conference Report Adopted (Senate) (65-28) - (Key vote)

Title: Consolidated Appropriations Act

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to adopt a conference report on a bill that would provide a total of $820 billion in the 2004 fiscal year.

Highlights:
  • Includes $328.1 billion in discretionary spending, including the following figures:
    • $17.2 billion for Foreign Relations;
    • $139.76 billion for the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education;
    • $27.5 billion for the Transportation Department;
    • $545 million for the District of Columbia;
    • $37.8 billion for the Departments of Commerce, Justice, and State, and the Judiciary;
    • $91.3 billion for the Departments of Veterans Affairs and Housing and Urban Development, and Independent Agencies; and
    • $16.943 billion for Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies.
Legislation - Conference Report Adopted (House) (242-176) -
Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (Senate) (93-1) - (Key vote)
Note:

NOTE: THIS IS A SUBSTITUTE BILL, MEANING THE LANGUAGE OF THE ORIGINAL BILL HAS BEEN REPLACED. THE DEGREE TO WHICH THE SUBSTITUTE BILL TEXT DIFFERS FROM THE PREVIOUS VERSION OF THE TEXT CAN VARY GREATLY.

Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (347-64) - (Key vote)

Title: Agriculture, Rural Development, FDA

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that would make appropriations of $17 billion in discretionary spending for Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and other related agencies.

Highlights:
  • $785 million for the USDA Food Safety and Inspection Service.
  • $975 million for the Environmental Quality Incentives Program.
  • $1.2 billion for the Food and Peace program.
  • Denies funding for country of origin labeling for beef.
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Consolidated Appropriations Act

Sponsors

  • Henry Bonilla (TX - R) (Out Of Office)
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