Summary: H.J.Res.79 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (09/14/2011)

Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2012 - Makes continuing appropriations for FY2012.

Appropriates amounts for continuing operations, projects, or activities which were conducted in FY2011 and for which appropriations, funds, or other authority were made available in: (1) the Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2011 (division A of Public Law 112-10); and (2) the Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act 2011, (division B of Public Law 112-10). Reduces such rate for operations by 1.409%.

Provides funding under this joint resolution until whichever of the following first occurs: (1) enactment of an appropriation for any project or activity provided for in this joint resolution; (2) enactment of the applicable appropriations Act for FY2012 without any provision for such project or activity; or (3) November 18, 2011.

Authorizes continuation of other specified activities (including activities for entitlements and other mandatory payments) through such date.