H.R.6157: Department of Defense and Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education Appropriations Act, 2019 and Continuing Appropriations Act, 2019

About This Bill

  • Introduced June 20, 2018
  • Latest Major Action Sept. 28, 2018

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Week Ending Rank
Nov. 11, 2018 9th
Oct. 7, 2018 3rd
Sept. 30, 2018 1st
Sept. 23, 2018 3rd
Sept. 16, 2018 6th
Sept. 2, 2018 4th
Aug. 26, 2018 1st
July 1, 2018 10th

Bill Summary

Highlights: This bill provides FY2019 appropriations and continuing appropriations for several federal agencies. The bill includes 2 of the 12 FY2019 appropriations bills: the Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2019; and the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2019. The bill also provides FY2019 continuing appropriations through December 7, 2018, for agencies...

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Bill Actions

Date Description
Sept. 28, 2018

Became Public Law No: 115-245.

Sept. 28, 2018

Signed by President.

Sept. 27, 2018
Presented to President.
Sept. 26, 2018
Motions to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
Sept. 26, 2018

On agreeing to the conference report Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 361 - 61 (Roll no. 405).

Sept. 26, 2018
The House proceeded to consider the conference report H.Rept. 115-952 as unfinished business.
Sept. 26, 2018
POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the conference report to accompany H.R. 6157, the Chair announced that the yeas and nays, which are ordered pursuant to clause 10 of rule XX, would be postponed.
Sept. 26, 2018
The previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule.
Sept. 26, 2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 1077, the House proceeded with one hour of debate on the conference report to accompany H.R. 6157.
Sept. 26, 2018
Mr. Frelinghuysen brought up conference report H. Rept. 115-952 for consideration under the provisions of H. Res. 1077.
Sept. 25, 2018
Rules Committee Resolution H. Res. 1077 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 6157 and H. Res. 1071.
Sept. 18, 2018
Correct Enrollment
Sept. 18, 2018

Cloture on the conference report to accompany H.R. 6157 invoked in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 92 - 8. Record Vote Number: 211.

Sept. 18, 2018
Conference report considered in Senate.
Sept. 18, 2018

Cloture on the conference report to accompany H.R. 6157 invoked in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 92 - 8. Record Vote Number: 211. (CR S6208)

Sept. 18, 2018
Conference report considered in Senate. (consideration: CR S6198-6208)
Sept. 18, 2018
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
Sept. 18, 2018
Senate agreed to conference report by Yea-Nay Vote. 93 - 7. Record Vote Number: 212.
Sept. 18, 2018
Pursuant to the provisions of S. Con. Res. 47, enrollment corrections on H.R. 6157 have been made.
Sept. 17, 2018
Cloture motion on the conference report to accompany H.R. 6157 presented in Senate.
Sept. 17, 2018
Conference report considered in Senate.
Sept. 17, 2018
Conference papers: Senate report and manager's statement and official papers held at the desk in Senate.
Sept. 13, 2018
Conferees agreed to file conference report.
Sept. 13, 2018
Conference report H. Rept. 115-952 filed. (text of conference report: CR H8258-8723)
Sept. 7, 2018
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
Sept. 6, 2018

Senate insists on its amendment, agrees to request for a conference, appoints conferees Shelby; Blunt; Graham; Moran; Durbin; Murray; Leahy by Voice Vote.

Sept. 6, 2018
Measure laid before Senate by unanimous consent.
Sept. 6, 2018

Senate insists on its amendment, agrees to request for a conference, appoints conferees Shelby; Blunt; Graham; Moran; Durbin; Murray; Leahy by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S6101)

Sept. 6, 2018
Measure laid before Senate by unanimous consent. (consideration: CR S6101)
Sept. 5, 2018
Message on House action received in Senate and at desk: House requests a conference.
Sept. 4, 2018
Mr. Cole moved that the House disagree to the Senate amendment, and request a conference.
Sept. 4, 2018
The Speaker appointed conferees: Frelinghuysen, Granger, Cole, Calvert, Womack, Aderholt, Rogers of Kentucky, Roby, Lowey, Visclosky, DeLauro, Roybal-Allard, and McCollum.
Sept. 4, 2018
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
Sept. 4, 2018
On motion that the House instruct conferees Failed by the Yeas and Nays: 171 - 221 (Roll no. 380).
Sept. 4, 2018
The previous question was ordered without objection.
Sept. 4, 2018
DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on the DeLauro motion to instruct conferees on H.R. 6157. The instructions contained in the motion seek to require the managers on the part of the House be instructed to agree to division B (relating to appropriations for Labor, Education, and Health and Human services) of the matter proposed to be added by the Senate amendment.
Sept. 4, 2018
Ms. DeLauro moved that the House instruct conferees.
Sept. 4, 2018
On motion that the House disagree to the Senate amendment, and request a conference Agreed to by voice vote.
Sept. 4, 2018
Mr. Cole moved that the House disagree to the Senate amendment, and request a conference. (consideration: CR H7803-7806; text: CR H7803)
Aug. 27, 2018
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
Aug. 23, 2018
Considered by Senate.
Aug. 23, 2018
Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S5875-5907)
Aug. 23, 2018

Passed Senate with an amendment by Yea-Nay Vote. 85 - 7. Record Vote Number: 193.

Aug. 23, 2018
Cloture motion on the measure withdrawn by unanimous consent in Senate.
Aug. 22, 2018
Considered by Senate.
Aug. 22, 2018
Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S5793-5818)
Aug. 21, 2018
Cloture motion on the measure presented in Senate.
Aug. 21, 2018
Considered by Senate.
Aug. 21, 2018
Cloture motion on the measure presented in Senate. (consideration: CR S5755)
Aug. 21, 2018
Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S5733-5755)
Aug. 20, 2018
Considered by Senate.
Aug. 20, 2018
Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S5707-5713)
Aug. 16, 2018
Measure laid before Senate by unanimous consent. (consideration: CR S5685-5689)
June 28, 2018
Mr. Lieu, Ted moved to recommit with instructions to the Committee on Appropriations.
June 28, 2018
Considered as unfinished business.
June 28, 2018
Mr. Lieu, Ted moved to recommit with instructions to the Committee on Appropriations. (text: CR H5851-5852)
June 28, 2018
Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H5851-5852)
June 28, 2018
Received in the Senate. Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 500.
June 28, 2018
The Clerk was authorized to correct section numbers, punctuation, and cross references, and to make other necessary technical and conforming corrections in the engrossment of H.R. 6157.
June 28, 2018
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
June 28, 2018

On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 359 - 49 (Roll no. 313).

June 28, 2018

On motion to recommit with instructions Failed by recorded vote: 186 - 224 (Roll no. 312).

June 28, 2018
The previous question on the motion to recommit with instructions was ordered without objection.
June 28, 2018
DEBATE - The House proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the motion to recommit with instructions. The instructions contained in the motion seek to require the bill to be reported back to the House with an amendment to increase the Defense Health Program by $25 million and reduce the Defense-Wide Operation and Maintenance Account by the same amount.
June 28, 2018
The House adopted the amendments en gross as agreed to by the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union.
June 28, 2018
The previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule.
June 28, 2018
The House rose from the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union to report H.R. 6157.
June 28, 2018
The House resolved into Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union for further consideration.
June 27, 2018
Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union rises leaving H.R. 6157 as unfinished business.
June 27, 2018
On motion that the committee rise Agreed to by voice vote.
June 27, 2018
Ms. Granger moved that the committee rise.
June 27, 2018
POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Courtney amendment, the Chair put the question on the amendment and by voice vote, announced the noes had prevailed. Mr. Courtney demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings until a time to be announced.
June 27, 2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 964, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Courtney amendment No. 29.
June 27, 2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 964, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Murphy amendment No. 27.
June 27, 2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 964, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Wittman amendment No. 26.
June 27, 2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 964, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Gallego amendment No. 25.
June 27, 2018
POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Foster amendment, the Chair put the question on the amendment and by voice vote, announced the noes had prevailed. Mr. Foster demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings until a time to be announced.
June 27, 2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 964, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Foster amendment No. 24.
June 27, 2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 964, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Esty (CT) amendment No. 22.
June 27, 2018
The House resolved into Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union for further consideration.
June 27, 2018
Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H5803-5812)
June 27, 2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 964, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Langevin amendment No. 21.
June 27, 2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 964, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Langevin amendment No. 18.
June 27, 2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 964, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Crawford amendment No. 16.
June 27, 2018
POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Clark (MA) amendment, the Chair put the question on the amendment and by voice vote, announced the noes had prevailed. Ms. Clark (MA) demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings until a time to be announced.
June 27, 2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 964, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Clark (MA) amendment No. 15.
June 27, 2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 964, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Jackson Lee amendment No. 14.
June 27, 2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 964, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Delaney amendment No. 13.
June 27, 2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 964, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Gabbard amendment No. 12.
June 27, 2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 964, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Nolan amendment No. 11.
June 27, 2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 964, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Welch amendment No. 10.
June 27, 2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 964, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Hudson amendment No. 9.
June 27, 2018
POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Gallagher amendment, the Chair put the question on the amendment and by voice vote, announced the noes had prevailed. Mr. Gallagher demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings until a time to be announced.
June 27, 2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 964, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Gallagher Amendment No. 8.
June 27, 2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 964, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Gallagher Amendment No. 7.
June 27, 2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 964, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Kuster (NH) Amendment No. 6.
June 27, 2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 964, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Lynch Amendment No. 5.
June 27, 2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 964, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Rosen Amendment No. 4.
June 27, 2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 964, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Frankel (FL) Amendment No. 2.
June 27, 2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 964, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Jackson Lee Amendment No. 1.
June 27, 2018
Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H5789-5803)
June 27, 2018
Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H5785-5886)
June 27, 2018
Rule H. Res. 964 passed House.
June 26, 2018
Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 961.
June 26, 2018
Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union rises leaving H.R. 6157 as unfinished business.
June 26, 2018
On motion that the Committee rise Agreed to by voice vote.
June 26, 2018
Ms. Granger moved that the Committee rise.
June 26, 2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 961, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Brown (MD) amendment No. 24.
June 26, 2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 961, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Visclosky amendment No. 22.
June 26, 2018
POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Poe(TX) amendment, the Chair put the question on the amendment and by voice vote, announced the noes had prevailed. Mr. Poe(TX) demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings until a time to be announced.
June 26, 2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 961, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Poe (TX) amendment No. 20.
June 26, 2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 961, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Visclosky amendment No. 16.
June 26, 2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 961, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Soto amendment No. 14.
June 26, 2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 961, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Lipinski amendment No. 10.
June 26, 2018
POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Langevin amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Langevin demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
June 26, 2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 961, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Langevin amendment No. 9.
June 26, 2018
Rules Committee Resolution H. Res. 964 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 6157. Motion to recommit with or without instructions allowed. Pursuant to the resolution no further amendment to the bill, as amended, shall be in order except those printed in the report of the Committee on Rules accompanying this resolution. The resolution provides for proceedings during the period from June 29, 2018 through July 9, 2018.
June 26, 2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 961, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Soto amendment No. 8.
June 26, 2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 961, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the McSally amendment No. 7.
June 26, 2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 961, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Allen amendment No. 6.
June 26, 2018
The House resolved into Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union for further consideration.
June 26, 2018
Considered as unfinished business.
June 26, 2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 961, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the McGovern amendment No. 5.
June 26, 2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 961, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Napolitano amendment No. 4.
June 26, 2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 961, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Lowenthal amendment No. 2.
June 26, 2018
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 961, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Jackson Lee amendment No. 1.
June 26, 2018
GENERAL DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with one hour of general debate on H.R. 6157.
June 26, 2018
The Speaker designated the Honorable Ted Poe to act as Chairman of the Committee.
June 26, 2018
House resolved itself into the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union pursuant to H. Res. 961 and Rule XVIII.
June 26, 2018
Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 6157 and H.R. 2083. Provides for consideration of H.R. 6157 and H.R. 2083 both under structured rules.
June 26, 2018
Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 961. (consideration: CR H5706-5747; text: CR H5721-5738)
June 25, 2018
Rules Committee Resolution H. Res. 961 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 6157 and H.R. 2083. Provides for consideration of H.R. 6157 and H.R. 2083 both under structured rules.
June 20, 2018
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 598.
June 20, 2018
The House Committee on Appropriations reported an original measure, H. Rept. 115-769, by Ms. Granger.
June 20, 2018

Introduced in the House by Kay Granger (R-Texas)

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