Note: This website was archived in January of 2019.
FY 2019 House Interior-Environment Appropriations Action:
Subcomm: 5/15/18 – approved by voice vote | Bill | Rpt | R-Sum | D-Stmt
Full Comm: 6/6/18 – approved 25-20 | HR 6147 | Rpt-765 | R-Sum | D-Stmt
Floor: 7/19/18 – approved 217-199 Int – FSGG minibus | Int-FSGG (Hse-Passed) | Int-Env Rpt-765 | R-Stmt | D-Sum | Stmt of Admin. Policy (SAP)
FY 2019 Senate Interior-Environment Appropriations Action:
Subcomm: 6/12/18 – approved by voice vote|R-Sum|D-Sum
Full Comm: 6/14/18 – approved 31-0 | S.3073| Rpt-276 | R-Sum | D-Sum|
Floor: 8/1: Senate voted 92-6 to pass the 4-bill minibus (HR 6147) Interior – FSGG – THUD – Ag | R-Stmt | D-Stmt | Floor amendments | Stmt of Administration Policy (SAP)
FY 2019 Conference Action on Interior-Environment Appropriations:
Conferees: 9/6: House and Senate named conferees on HR 6147, the IntEnv–FSGG–THUD–AG (HR 6147, the 3rd minibus). However, there was no further action on the 3rd minibus.
Consolidated Appropriations, 2019: Following a lengthy impasse over border wall funding and a 35-day partial government shutdown, on February 14, 2019 the Senate adopted 83-16, and the House adopted 300-128, the conf. report on H.J.Res. 31, providing appropriations for FY 2019 for departments and agencies funded by the 7 remaining appropriations bills – Ag, CJS, FSGG, HSec, Interior, SFOps, and THUD.
Conf. Report: Text of Conf. Rpt | Jt Explanatory Stmt
President: Signed Feb. 15
The Interior-Environment bill funds the following agencies:
Department of the Interior (except Bureau of Reclamation, which is in the Energy-Water bill)
–Bureau of Indian Affairs (Interior)
–Bureau of Land Management (Interior)
–Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (Interior)
–Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (Interior)
–Historic Preservation Fund (Interior)
–Insular Affairs, Office of (Interior)
–National Park Service (Interior)
–Office of Special Trustee for American Indians (Interior)
–Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement (Interior)
–U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Interior)
–U.S. Geological Survey (Interior)
Environmental Protection Agency
–Advisory Council on Historic Preservation
–Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (HHS)
–Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board
–Commission of Fine Arts
–Council on Environmental Quality
–Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial Commission
–Forest Service (USDA)
–Indian Health Service (HHS)
–Institute of American Indian and Alaska Native Culture and Arts Development
–John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
–National Capital Planning Commission
–National Foundation on the Arts and the Humanities (except Institute of Museum and Library Services)
–National Gallery of Art
–National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (Superfund-related activities)
–Office of Navajo and Hopi Indian Relocation
–United States Holocaust Memorial Museum
–Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars
In most respects House and Senate appropriations subcommittee jurisdictions are parallel.
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