Senate Amendment to H.R. 240, Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2015

H.R. 240 - Senate Amendment

Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2015

Date
March 3, 2015 (114th Congress, 1st Session)

Staff Contact
David Smentek

Floor Situation

On Tuesday, March 3, 2015, the House will consider the Senate Amendment to H.R. 240, the Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2015, under a privileged motion.

Bill Summary

The Senate Amendment to H.R. 240 makes appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) through the end of Fiscal Year 2015.  A summary of the provisions in H.R. 240 can be found here.

Cost

The Senate Amendment to H.R. 240 would fund DHS at $39.7 billion for fiscal year 2015 in regular discretionary appropriations.  The bill would also include $213 million in discretionary appropriations for Overseas Contingency Operations (OCO) and $6.4 billion in disaster relief funding.

Additional Information

For questions or further information contact the GOP Conference at 5-5107.