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HR 4939 - Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2006 - Key Vote

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Legislation - Conference Report Adopted (Senate) (98-1) - (Key vote)

Title: Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2006

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to adopt a conference report that appropriates $95.05 billion in emergency supplemental appropriations for military operations, hurricane relief and recovery efforts, among other purposes.

Highlights:
  • Appropriates $65.91 billion for the Department of Defense, including $37.9 billion for operation and maintenance, $15.03 billion for procurement of aircraft, missiles, weapons, combat vehicles, and ammunition, $10.28 billion for military personnel, $1.69 billion for the Economic Support Fund, and $1.38 billion for diplomatic and consular affairs of the Administration of Foreign Affairs.
  • Appropriates $20.21 billion for hurricane relief and recovery efforts, including $6.36 billion for the Federal Emergency Management Agency, $5.2 billion for the Community Planning and the development of the Department of Housing and Urban Development, and $3.15 billion for flood control and coastal projects of the Army Corps of Engineers.
  • Directs the Commodity Credit Corporation to provide $332.4 million for agriculture, farming, and environmental assistance.
  • Appropriates $2.3 billion for the Department of Health and Human Services to prepare for and respond to the pandemic flu.
  • Appropriates $1.9 billion for border patrol and security.
  • Prohibits funds to aid the Palestinian Authority or other Palestinian political entities until such entities show a commitment to nonviolent principles, recognize Israel, and accept previous agreements (Sec. 1304).
Legislation - Signed (Executive) - Became Public Law No. 109-234 -
Legislation - Conference Report Adopted (House) (351-67) - (Key vote)

Title: Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2006

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to adopt a conference report that appropriates $95.05 billion in emergency supplemental appropriations for military operations, hurricane relief and recovery efforts, among other purposes.

Highlights:
  • Appropriates $65.91 billion for the Department of Defense, including $37.9 billion for operation and maintenance, $15.03 billion for procurement of aircraft, missiles, weapons, combat vehicles, and ammunition, $10.28 billion for military personnel, $1.69 billion for the Economic Support Fund, and $1.38 billion for diplomatic and consular affairs of the Administration of Foreign Affairs.
  • Appropriates $20.21 billion for hurricane relief and recovery efforts, including $6.36 billion for the Federal Emergency Management Agency, $5.2 billion for the Community Planning and the development of the Department of Housing and Urban Development, and $3.15 billion for flood control and coastal projects of the Army Corps of Engineers.
  • Directs the Commodity Credit Corporation to provide $332.4 million for agriculture, farming, and environmental assistance.
  • Appropriates $2.3 billion for the Department of Health and Human Services to prepare for and respond to the pandemic flu.
  • Appropriates $1.9 billion for border patrol and security.
  • Prohibits funds to aid the Palestinian Authority or other Palestinian political entities until such entities show a commitment to nonviolent principles, recognize Israel, and accept previous agreements (Sec. 1304).
Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (Senate) (77-21) - (Key vote)

Title: Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2006

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that appropriates $107.41 billion in emergency supplemental appropriations for military operations in Iraq and Afghanistan and hurricane relief and recovery efforts, among other purposes.

Highlights:
  • Appropriates $67.55 billion for the Department of Defense operations in Iraq and Afghanistan, including:
    • $31.6 billion for operations and maintenance;
    • $15.46 billion for procurement of aircraft, missiles, weapons, combat vehicles, and ammunition;
    • $10.2 billion for military personnel;
    • $3.7 billion for the Iraq Security Forces Fund;
    • $1.96 billion for the Joint Improvised Explosive Device Defeat Fund; and
    • $1.91 billion for the Afghanistan Security Forces Fund.
  • Appropriates $29.39 billion for hurricane relief and recovery efforts, including:
    • $10.78 billion for the Federal Emergency Management Agency;
    • $5.2 billion for the Community Development Fund;
    • $4.2 billion for flood control projects of the Civil Corps of Engineers;
    • $1.49 billion for the Department of Transportation;
    • $1.4 billion for the Department of Defense hurricane relief related activities;
    • $1.25 billion for the Small Business Administration's Disaster Loans Program Account;
    • $1.13 billion for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration; and
    • $997.27 million for the Department of Veterans' Affairs.
  • Directs the Commodity Credit Corporation to provide $595.9 million for agriculture, farming, and environmental assistance.
  • Appropriates $2.59 billion for the Department of Health and Human Services for preparation and response to an influenza pandemic. g
  • Appropriates $2.58 billion for bilateral economic assistance.
  • Appropriates $1.9 billion for border security.
  • Appropriates $1.74 billion for the Departments of Justice and State.
  • Appropriates $648.05 million for port security enhancements.
  • Prohibits funds to aid the Palestinian Authority or other Palestinian political entities until such entities show a commitment to nonviolent principles, recognize Israel, and accept previous agreements (Sec. 1404).
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (348-71) - (Key vote)

Title: Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2006

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that appropriates $91.3 billion in emergency supplemental appropriations for military operations in Iraq and Afghanistan and hurricane relief and recovery efforts, among other purposes.

Highlights:
  • Appropriates $65.91 billion for the Department of Defense, including $37.9 billion for operation and maintenance, $15.03 billion for procurement of aircraft, missiles, weapons, combat vehicles, and ammunition, $10.28 billion for military personnel, $1.69 billion for the Economic Support Fund, and $1.38 billion for diplomatic and consular affairs of the Administration of Foreign Affairs.
  • Appropriates $20.21 billion for hurricane relief and recovery efforts, including $6.36 billion for the Federal Emergency Management Agency, $5.2 billion for the Community Planning and the development of the Department of Housing and Urban Development, and $3.15 billion for flood control and coastal projects of the Army Corps of Engineers.
  • Directs the Commodity Credit Corporation to provide $332.4 million for agriculture, farming, and environmental assistance.
  • Appropriates $2.3 billion for the Department of Health and Human Services to prepare for and respond to the pandemic flu.
  • Appropriates $1.9 billion for border patrol and security.
  • Prohibits funds to aid the Palestinian Authority or other Palestinian political entities until such entities show a commitment to nonviolent principles, recognize Israel, and accept previous agreements (Sec. 1304).
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2006

Sponsors

  • Jerry Lewis (CA - R) (Out Of Office)
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