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FY15 SFOPS Subcommittee Markup Bill Summary

Release Date: 
Tuesday, June 17, 2014
Contact:                                  Vince Morris w/Appropriations:         (202) 224-1010
Leahy Press Office/David Carle:        (202) 224-3693
 
 
SUMMARY
DEPARTMENT OF STATE, FOREIGN OPERATIONS, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
FISCAL YEAR 2015 APPROPRIATIONS BILL
Subcommittee Mark: June 17, 2014
 

FY15 Energy & Water Subcommittee Markup Bill Summary

Release Date: 
Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Washington, DC - The U.S. Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development today approved fiscal year 2015 funding legislation that totals $34.2 billion in discretionary budget authority, an increase of $148 million above the fiscal year 2014 level and an increase of $525 million above the President’s request level. 

FY15 Minibus Text: CJS, THUD & Agriculture

Release Date: 
Tuesday, June 17, 2014
 
Washington, D.C. – Today, the full Senate begins consideration of a fiscal year 2015 minibus, Amendment 3244 to H.R. 4660, introduced by U.S. Senator Barbara A. Mikulski (D-Md.), Chairwoman of the Senate Appropriations Committee. The minibus consists of the FY15 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies; Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies; and the Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Bills.
 

Appropriations Committee Schedule for the Week of June 16, 2014

Release Date: 
Friday, June 13, 2014
TUESDAY, JUNE 17, 2014
 
Energy and Water Development Subcommittee (Chairwoman Feinstein)*
 
Time and Location:     10:00 a.m., in Room SD-192 of the Dirksen Senate Office Building
 
Agenda:                      Markup of the FY15 Energy and Water Development Appropriations Bill
 

FY15 LHHS Subcommittee Markup Bill Summary

Release Date: 
Tuesday, June 10, 2014

Washington, D.C. - Today the U.S. Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies (Labor-HHS-Education) approved the fiscal year (FY) 2015 appropriations bill that provides $156,773,000,000 in base discretionary budget authority, the same as the FY 2014 level. In addition, the bill includes $1,484,000,000 in cap adjustment funding, permitted under the law, a $560,000,000 increase, to prevent waste, fraud, abuse and improper payments in the Medicare, Medicaid and Social Security programs.

Chairwoman Mikulski Prepared Remarks: FY15 LHHS Subcommittee Markup

Release Date: 
Tuesday, June 10, 2014

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Barbara A. Mikulski (D-Md.), Chairwoman of the Appropriations Committee, today spoke at a subcommittee markup on the fiscal year (FY) 2015 Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education spending bill. She also spoke on the urgent need to address the issue of unaccompanied children.

Appropriations Committee Schedule for the Week of June 9, 2014

Release Date: 
Friday, June 06, 2014
***Please not the time and location change highlighted below
 
TUESDAY, JUNE 10, 2014
 
Labor, Health and Human Services, Education Subcommittee (Chairman Harkin)*
 

Chairwoman Mikulski Prepared Remarks: FY15 CJS & THUD Full Committee Markup

Release Date: 
Thursday, June 05, 2014

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Barbara A. Mikulski (D-Md.), Chairwoman of the Appropriations Committee, today chaired the second full committee markup of fiscal year 2015 and continued to promote a return to regular order. The Committee voted on the fiscal year 2015 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies (CJS) bill and the fiscal year 2015 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies (THUD) bill. In addition to chairing the full Committee, Senator Mikulski serves as Chairwoman of the CJS Subcommittee.