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Omnibus Appropriations Acts: Overview of Recent Practices [January 14, 2016]   [open pdf - 630KB]

"Omnibus appropriations acts have become a significant feature of the legislative process in recent years as Congress and the President have used them more frequently to bring action on the regular appropriations cycle to a close. Following a discussion of pertinent background information, this report reviews the recent enactment of such measures and briefly addresses several issues raised by their use."

Report Number:
CRS Report for Congress, RL32473
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Date:
2016-01-14
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Public Domain
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Federation of American Scientists: http://www.fas.org/sgp/crs/index.html
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pdf
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