S.RES.253: An original resolution authorizing expenditures by committees of the Senate for the periods October 1, 2013, through September 30, 2014, and October 1, 2014, through February 28, 2015.

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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
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Sponsor Charles E. Schumer, D-N.Y.
Total Cosponsors 0
Introduced Sept. 24, 2013
Latest Major Action Nov. 5, 2013
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Bill Summary

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Authorizes expenditures by the following Senate committees for FY2014 and for October 1, 2014-February 28, 2015: (1) Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry; (2) Armed Services; (3) Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs; (4) Budget; (5) Commerce, Science, and Transportation; (6) Energy and Natural Resources; (7) Environment and Public Works; (8) Finance; (9) Foreign Relations; (10) Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions; (11) Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs; (12) Judiciary; (13) Rules and Administration; (14) Small Business and Entrepreneurship; (15) Veterans' Affairs; (16) Special Committee on Aging; (17) Select Committee on Intelligence; and (18) Indian Affairs.

Authorizes establishment of a special reserve within funds for Inquiries and Investigations, to be available to any committee to meet specified unpaid obligations or expenses.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Nov. 5, 2013 By Senator Schumer from Committee on Rules and Administration filed written report. Report No. 113-116.
Oct. 3, 2013 Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S7170)
Sept. 24, 2013 Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 198.
Sept. 24, 2013 Committee on Rules and Administration. Original measure reported to Senate by Senator Schumer. Without written report. (text of measure as reported in Senate: CR S6755-6759)