NCSL – Natural Resources and Infrastructure Committee FY2014 Omnibus Appropriations – 1/23/14

On Jan. 17, President Obama signed into law the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2014, a bill that would fund the federal government for Fiscal Year 2014 at an overall level of $1.012 trillion, an increase of $45 billion in comparison to FY 2013 levels, post sequestration.  The omnibus includes all 12 of the federal appropriations bills that fund various programs throughout the government.  Of the 12 spending bills, four (Interior/Environment, Energy/Water, Transportation, and Agriculture) are relevant to the issues covered by the NRI Committee.  To read more from the National Conference of State Legislatures click here.