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H J Res 122 - Continuing Appropriation Bill - Key Vote

National Key Votes

Howard Berman voted Nay (Passage) on this Legislation.

Read statements Howard Berman made in this general time period.

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Legislation - Concurrence Vote Passed (House) (421-4) -
Legislation - Became Law Without Governor's Signature (Executive) -
Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (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 (Senate) (60-37) - (Key vote)

Title: Continuing Appropriation Bill

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a joint resolution that continues to fund government departments at the current rate until December 5, 1995 or until appropriation legislation is passed, whichever occurs first.

Highlights:
  • States that the President and Congress should enact "balanced budget" legislation by the start of fiscal year 2002, using data assumptions from the Congressional Budget Office.
  • Prohibits departments from funding new projects or activities that were not previously authorized by Congress.
  • Permits the funding of ongoing projects that have been approved by only one Chamber.
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (277-151) - (Key vote)

Title: Budget Balancing

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a joint resolution that continues to fund government departments at the current rate until December 5, 1995 or until appropriation legislation is passed, whichever occurs first.

Highlights:
  • States that the President and Congress should enact "balanced budget" legislation by the start of fiscal year 2002, using data assumptions from the Congressional Budget Office.
  • Prohibits departments from funding new projects or activities that were not previously authorized by Congress.
  • Permits the funding of ongoing projects that have been approved by only one Chamber.
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Continuing Appropriation Bill

Sponsors

  • Robert L. 'Bob' Livingston (LA - R) (Out Of Office)
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