H.CON.RES.71. Establishing the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2018 and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2019 through 2027.

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Summary

                    Establishes the congressional budget for the federal government for FY2018 and sets forth budgetary levels for FY2019-FY2027.  Recommends levels and amounts for FY2018-FY2027 for:  federal revenues,  new budget authority,  budget outlays,  deficits (on-budget),  debt subject to limit,  debt held by the public, and  the major functional categories of spending.   Includes reconciliation instructions directing 11 specified House authorizing committees to submit deficit reduction legislation to the House Budget Committee by October 6, 2017.  Sets forth budget enforcement procedures addressing:    long-term direct spending;   allocations for Overseas Contingency Operations/ Global War on Terrorism;   changes in mandatory programs;   estimates of debt service costs, credit programs, macroeconomic effects, and energy saving performance contracts;   adjustments to spending levels;   advance appropriations;   transfers from the general fund of the Treasury to the Highway Trust Fund;   Federal National Mortgage Association (Fannie Mae) and Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation (Freddie Mac) guarantee fees; and   Federal Reserve System surpluses.   Establishes reserve funds for legislation relating to:    the commercialization of air traffic control,   investments in national infrastructure,   comprehensive tax reform, or the State Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP).  Sets forth policy statements on several fiscal and domestic policy issues. 
                

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  • House Vote Passed: On Motion to Concur in the Senate Amendment

    Thu, Oct 26th 2017
  • House ResolvingDifferences: On motion that the House agree to the Senate amendment Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 216 - 212 (Roll no. 589). (text: CR H8230-8242)

    Thu, Oct 26th 2017
  • House ResolvingDifferences: On motion that the House agree to the Senate amendment Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 216 - 212 (Roll no. 589).

    Thu, Oct 26th 2017
  • House ResolvingDifferences: The previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule.

    Thu, Oct 26th 2017
  • House Floor: DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 580, the House proceeded with one hour of debate on the Senate amendment to H. Con. Res. 71.

    Thu, Oct 26th 2017
  • House ResolvingDifferences: Mrs. Black moved that the House agree to the Senate amendment.

    Thu, Oct 26th 2017
  • House ResolvingDifferences: Mrs. Black moved that the House agree to the Senate amendment. (consideration: CR H8230-8254)

    Thu, Oct 26th 2017
  • House ResolvingDifferences: Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

    Thu, Oct 26th 2017
  • House Floor: Rule H. Res. 580 passed House.

    Wed, Oct 25th 2017
  • House Floor: Rules Committee Resolution H. Res. 580 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of H. Con. Res. 71 with 1 hour of general debate. Previous question shall be considered as ordered without intervening motions. Measure will be considered read. Bill is closed to amendments. Provides for consideration of the Senate amendment and the motion, offered by the chair of the Committee on the Budget, that the House concur in the Senate amendment.

    Tue, Oct 24th 2017
  • Senate Floor: Message on Senate action sent to the House.

    Fri, Oct 20th 2017
  • Senate Vote Amendment Rejected: On the Amendment

    Thu, Oct 19th 2017
  • Senate Vote Amendment Rejected: On the Amendment

    Thu, Oct 19th 2017
  • Senate Vote Motion Rejected: On the Motion

    Thu, Oct 19th 2017
  • Senate Vote Concurrent Resolution Agreed to: On the Concurrent Resolution

    Thu, Oct 19th 2017
  • Senate Vote Amendment Agreed to: On the Amendment

    Thu, Oct 19th 2017
  • Senate Vote Amendment Rejected: On the Amendment

    Thu, Oct 19th 2017
  • Senate Vote Amendment Rejected: On the Amendment

    Thu, Oct 19th 2017
  • Senate Vote Amendment Rejected: On the Amendment

    Thu, Oct 19th 2017
  • Senate Vote Amendment Rejected: On the Amendment

    Thu, Oct 19th 2017
  • Senate Vote Amendment Rejected: On the Amendment

    Thu, Oct 19th 2017
  • Senate Vote Motion Rejected: On the Motion

    Thu, Oct 19th 2017
  • Senate Vote Amendment Rejected: On the Amendment

    Thu, Oct 19th 2017
  • Senate Vote Amendment Rejected: On the Amendment

    Thu, Oct 19th 2017
  • Senate Vote Amendment Agreed to: On the Amendment

    Thu, Oct 19th 2017
  • Senate Vote Amendment Agreed to: On the Amendment

    Thu, Oct 19th 2017
  • Senate Vote Amendment Rejected: On the Amendment

    Thu, Oct 19th 2017
  • Senate Vote Amendment Rejected: On the Amendment

    Thu, Oct 19th 2017
  • Senate Vote Amendment Rejected: On the Amendment

    Thu, Oct 19th 2017
  • Senate Vote Motion Rejected: On the Motion

    Thu, Oct 19th 2017
  • Senate Vote Amendment Agreed to: On the Amendment

    Thu, Oct 19th 2017
  • Senate Vote Amendment Rejected: On the Amendment

    Thu, Oct 19th 2017
  • Senate Floor: Considered by Senate.

    Thu, Oct 19th 2017
  • Senate Floor: Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S6593-6630)

    Thu, Oct 19th 2017
  • Senate Floor: Resolution agreed to in Senate with an amendment by Yea-Nay Vote. 51 - 49. Record Vote Number: 245.

    Thu, Oct 19th 2017
  • Senate Vote Amendment Rejected: On the Amendment

    Wed, Oct 18th 2017
  • Senate Vote Amendment Agreed to: On the Amendment

    Wed, Oct 18th 2017
  • Senate Vote Motion Rejected: On the Motion

    Wed, Oct 18th 2017
  • Senate Vote Amendment Agreed to: On the Amendment

    Wed, Oct 18th 2017
  • Senate Vote Amendment Rejected: On the Amendment

    Wed, Oct 18th 2017
  • Senate Floor: Considered by Senate.

    Wed, Oct 18th 2017
  • Senate Floor: Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S6492-6532)

    Wed, Oct 18th 2017
  • Senate Vote Motion to Proceed Agreed to: On the Motion to Proceed

    Tue, Oct 17th 2017
  • Senate Floor: Motion to proceed to consideration of measure agreed to in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 50 - 47. Record Vote Number: 219.

    Tue, Oct 17th 2017
  • Senate Floor: Motion to proceed to consideration of measure agreed to in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 50 - 47. Record Vote Number: 219. (CR S6424)

    Tue, Oct 17th 2017
  • Senate Floor: Measure laid before Senate by motion.

    Tue, Oct 17th 2017
  • Senate Floor: Measure laid before Senate by motion. (consideration: CR S6424-6427)

    Tue, Oct 17th 2017
  • Senate Calendars: Received in the Senate. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 245.

    Mon, Oct 16th 2017
  • House Vote Passed: On Agreeing to the Resolution

    Thu, Oct 5th 2017
  • House Vote Failed: On Agreeing to the Amendment

    Thu, Oct 5th 2017
  • House Vote Failed: On Agreeing to the Amendment

    Thu, Oct 5th 2017
  • House Floor: Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H7846-7882)

    Thu, Oct 5th 2017
  • House Floor: Considered as unfinished business.

    Thu, Oct 5th 2017
  • House Floor: The House resolved into Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union for further consideration.

    Thu, Oct 5th 2017
  • House Floor: DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 553, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 30 minutes of debate on the McClintock amendment in the nature of a substitute.

    Thu, Oct 5th 2017
  • House Floor: DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 553, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 30 minutes of debate on the Yarmuth amendment in the nature of a substitute.

    Thu, Oct 5th 2017
  • House Floor: The Committee of the Whole rose informally to receive a message.

    Thu, Oct 5th 2017
  • House Floor: The Committee resumed its sitting.

    Thu, Oct 5th 2017
  • House Floor: GENERAL DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole resumed with 10 minutes of general debate on H. Con. Res. 71.

    Thu, Oct 5th 2017
  • House Floor: The House rose from the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union to report H. Con. Res. 71.

    Thu, Oct 5th 2017
  • House Floor: The previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule.

    Thu, Oct 5th 2017
  • House Floor: On agreeing to the resolution Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 219 - 206 (Roll no. 557).

    Thu, Oct 5th 2017
  • House Floor: Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

    Thu, Oct 5th 2017
  • House Vote Failed: On Agreeing to the Amendment

    Wed, Oct 4th 2017
  • House Vote Failed: On Agreeing to the Amendment

    Wed, Oct 4th 2017
  • House Floor: The House resolved into Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union for further consideration.

    Wed, Oct 4th 2017
  • House Floor: Mr. MacArthur moved moved that the committee rise.

    Wed, Oct 4th 2017
  • House Floor: On motion moved that the committee rise Agreed to by voice vote.

    Wed, Oct 4th 2017
  • House Floor: Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union rises leaving H. Con. Res. 71 as unfinished business.

    Wed, Oct 4th 2017
  • House Floor: Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 553. (consideration: CR H7777-7834; text of measure as reported in House: CR H7805-7817)

    Wed, Oct 4th 2017
  • House Floor: The Speaker designated the Honorable Doug Lamborn to act as Chairman of the Committee.

    Wed, Oct 4th 2017
  • House Floor: POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Grijalva substitute amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Grijalva demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.

    Wed, Oct 4th 2017
  • House Floor: House resolved itself into the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union pursuant to H. Res. 553 and Rule XVIII.

    Wed, Oct 4th 2017
  • House Floor: Rule provides for consideration of H. Con. Res. 71 with 4 hours of general debate. Measure will be considered read. Specified amendments are in order.

    Wed, Oct 4th 2017
  • House Floor: Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 553.

    Wed, Oct 4th 2017
  • House Floor: Rule H. Res. 553 passed House.

    Wed, Oct 4th 2017
  • House Floor: DEBATE - Pursuant to provisions of H.Res. 533, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 30 mintues of debate on the Grijalva amendment in the nature of a substitute.

    Wed, Oct 4th 2017
  • House Floor: DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 553, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 30 minutes of debate on the Scott (VA) amendment in the nature of a substitute.

    Wed, Oct 4th 2017
  • House Floor: POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Scott (VA) substitute amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Scott (VA) demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.

    Wed, Oct 4th 2017
  • House Floor: Mr. Ferguson moved that the Committee now rise.

    Wed, Oct 4th 2017
  • House Floor: On motion that the Committee now rise Agreed to by voice vote.

    Wed, Oct 4th 2017
  • House Floor: Considered as unfinished business.

    Wed, Oct 4th 2017
  • House Floor: GENERAL DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with four hours of general debate on H. Con. Res. 71.

    Wed, Oct 4th 2017
  • House Floor: Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H7834-7835)

    Wed, Oct 4th 2017
  • House Floor: Rules Committee Resolution H. Res. 553 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of H. Con. Res. 71 with 4 hours of general debate. Measure will be considered read. Specified amendments are in order.

    Tue, Oct 3rd 2017
  • House Committee: The House Committee on the Budget reported an original measure, H. Rept. 115-240, by Mrs. Black.

    Fri, Jul 21st 2017
  • House Calendars: Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 172.

    Fri, Jul 21st 2017