Federal Relations

February 6, 2009

Fiscal Year 2009 Omnibus Appropriations Bill Delayed in the House Until After President’s Day Congressional Recess

The House leadership has indicated that they will now delay consideration of an omnibus FY09 appropriations bill until after the President’s Day recess. It is possible that some of the spending provisions stripped out of the economic recovery package – in order to gain passage – will be added to the FY09 omnibus.