Budget Brief 24-06
April 8, 2024

The Labor/Health and Human Services (HHS)/Education appropriations bill was enacted into law on March 23 as part of the second appropriations package for fiscal year (FY) 2024. This brief describes funding and policy provisions in the budget affecting human services programs (see Issue Brief 24-06 for mandatory HHS program extensions that were also included in the budget). The information in this brief is from legislative text, the accompanying explanatory statement, and the Senate report it references (the relevant House subcommittee did not produce a report this year).