DOD, DOL, HHS, and DOE Appropriations Act, 2019 and Continuing Appropriations Act, 2019 (Public Law 115-245)

Policy Details

Policy Details

Originating Entity
Last Action
Signed by President
Date of Last Action
Sep 28 2018
Congressional Session
115th Congress
Date Introduced
Jun 20 2018
Publication Date
Sep 21 2018

SciPol Summary

The DOD, DOL, HHS, and DOE Appropriations Act, 2019 and Continuing Appropriations Act, 2019 (PL 115-245) includes appropriations bills for fiscal year 2019 for the Department of Defense (DOD), and Departments of Labor (DOL), Health and Human Services (HHS), and Education (ED), and other related agencies. Agencies that were funded, among others, include:

Included in the Act are a number of provisions, including that these funds cannot be used to advocate or promote gun control, for certain research involving human embryos, or for promoting the legalization of come controlled substances. These funds may be transferred from the NIH to be specifically appropriated for opioid addiction, opioid alternatives, pain management, and addiction treatment.

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