Federal - S 971

A bill to amend title 5, United States Code, to clarify that during a lapse in appropriations certain services relating to the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program are excepted services under the Anti-Deficiency Act, and for other purposes.

Introduced

April 1, 2019

Description

A bill to amend title 5, United States Code, to clarify that during a lapse in appropriations certain services relating to the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program are excepted services under the Anti-Deficiency Act, and for other purposes.

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Original Sponsor 1

Co-Sponsors 6

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  • May 2, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Murkowski, (R-Alaska)
  • April 2, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 5

    Brown, S. (D-Ohio)Kaine, (D-Va.)Warner, (D-Va.)
    Cardin, (D-Md.)Van Hollen, (D-Md.)
  • April 1, 2019 — Read twice and referred to: Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.Congressional Record p. S2118