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The White House
Office of the Press Secretary
For Immediate Release

Statement by the Press Secretary on H.R. 1314

On Monday, November 2, 2015, the President signed into law:

H.R.1314, the “Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015,” which revises discretionary spending caps for Fiscal Years 2016 and 2017, and makes various changes to current law regarding:  (1) budget enforcement; (2) the public debt limit; (3) agriculture; (4) commerce; (5) the Strategic Petroleum Reserve; (6) pensions; (7) health care; (8) justice matters; (9) Social Security; (10) Spectrum auctions; (11) revenue provisions related to tax compliance; and (12) the small House rotunda.