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Short Titles as Introduced

Disaster Relief Appropriations Act, 2017

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Official Title as Introduced

Making supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2017, to improve and streamline disaster assistance for Hurricane Harvey, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (1)

Date
09/06/2017Introduced in House

All Actions (4)

Date
09/11/2017Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E1194)
Action By: House of Representatives
09/06/2017Referred to the Committee on Appropriations, and in addition to the Committee on the Budget, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
09/06/2017Referred to the Committee on Appropriations, and in addition to the Committee on the Budget, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
09/06/2017Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (44)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Green, Gene [D-TX-29]* 09/06/2017
Rep. Green, Al [D-TX-9]* 09/06/2017
Rep. Doggett, Lloyd [D-TX-35]* 09/06/2017
Rep. Cuellar, Henry [D-TX-28]* 09/06/2017
Rep. Raskin, Jamie [D-MD-8]* 09/06/2017
Rep. Kildee, Daniel T. [D-MI-5]* 09/06/2017
Rep. Butterfield, G. K. [D-NC-1]* 09/06/2017
Rep. Clay, Wm. Lacy [D-MO-1]* 09/06/2017
Rep. Cleaver, Emanuel [D-MO-5]* 09/06/2017
Rep. Hastings, Alcee L. [D-FL-20]* 09/06/2017
Rep. Johnson, Henry C. "Hank," Jr. [D-GA-4]* 09/06/2017
Rep. Scott, Robert C. "Bobby" [D-VA-3]* 09/06/2017
Rep. Lewis, John [D-GA-5]* 09/06/2017
Rep. Conyers, John, Jr. [D-MI-13]* 09/06/2017
Rep. Lee, Barbara [D-CA-13]* 09/06/2017
Rep. Kelly, Robin L. [D-IL-2]* 09/06/2017
Rep. Rush, Bobby L. [D-IL-1]* 09/06/2017
Rep. Davis, Danny K. [D-IL-7]* 09/06/2017
Rep. Ellison, Keith [D-MN-5]* 09/06/2017
Rep. Johnson, Eddie Bernice [D-TX-30]* 09/06/2017
Rep. Kennedy, Joseph P., III [D-MA-4]* 09/06/2017
Rep. Vargas, Juan [D-CA-51]* 09/06/2017
Rep. Castro, Joaquin [D-TX-20]* 09/06/2017
Rep. O'Rourke, Beto [D-TX-16]* 09/06/2017
Rep. Gonzalez, Vicente [D-TX-15]* 09/06/2017
Rep. Vela, Filemon [D-TX-34]* 09/06/2017
Rep. Veasey, Marc A. [D-TX-33]* 09/06/2017
Rep. Richmond, Cedric L. [D-LA-2]* 09/06/2017
Rep. Boyle, Brendan F. [D-PA-13]* 09/06/2017
Rep. Langevin, James R. [D-RI-2]* 09/06/2017
Rep. Brown, Anthony G. [D-MD-4]* 09/06/2017
Rep. Engel, Eliot L. [D-NY-16]* 09/06/2017
Rep. Nadler, Jerrold [D-NY-10]* 09/06/2017
Rep. Moore, Gwen [D-WI-4]* 09/06/2017
Rep. Demings, Val Butler [D-FL-10]* 09/06/2017
Rep. Clarke, Yvette D. [D-NY-9]* 09/06/2017
Rep. Cicilline, David N. [D-RI-1]* 09/06/2017
Rep. Crowley, Joseph [D-NY-14]* 09/06/2017
Rep. Lawson, Al, Jr. [D-FL-5]* 09/06/2017
Rep. Lawrence, Brenda L. [D-MI-14]* 09/06/2017
Rep. Kaptur, Marcy [D-OH-9]* 09/06/2017
Rep. Maloney, Carolyn B. [D-NY-12]* 09/06/2017
Rep. Schakowsky, Janice D. [D-IL-9]* 09/06/2017
Rep. Blunt Rochester, Lisa [D-DE-At Large]* 09/06/2017

Committees (2)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Appropriations09/06/2017 Referred to
House Budget09/06/2017 Referred to

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Introduced in House (09/06/2017)

Disaster Relief Appropriations Act, 2017

This bill provides emergency supplemental FY2017 appropriations to several federal departments and agencies for expenses related to the consequences of Hurricane Harvey.

The funding provided by this bill is designated as emergency spending, which is exempt from discretionary spending limits and other budget enforcement rules.

The bill provides FY2017 appropriations to:

  • the Department of Agriculture,
  • the Department of Commerce,
  • the Department of Justice,
  • the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA),
  • the Legal Services Corporation,
  • the Department of Defense,
  • the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers,
  • the General Services Administration,
  • the Small Business Administration,
  • the Department of Homeland Security,
  • the Department of the Interior,
  • the Environmental Protection Agency,
  • the Forest Service,
  • the Smithsonian Institution,
  • the Department of Labor,
  • the Department of Health and Human Services,
  • the Department of Transportation, and
  • the Department of Housing and Urban Development.

The bill also specifies several requirements and restrictions for the use of funds provided by this bill.