Summary: H.J.Res.78 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)

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Public Law No: 114-100 (12/16/2015)

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This resolution amends the Continuing Appropriations Act, 2016 to extend the continuing FY2016 appropriations for federal agencies at the current annual rate through the earlier of December 22, 2015, or enactment of FY2016 appropriations legislation. The resolution prevents a government shutdown when funding under current law expires on December 16, 2015.