Amendment increases funding for activities to combat terrorism by $400 million.

Purpose:

An amendment numbered 5 printed in House Report 107-218 to create a new Title related to activities to combat terrorism; to provide $400 million in new funding for intelligence and anti-terrorism and counter-terrorism intitiatives through a reduction in funding for National Missile Defense programs and consulting services; to require an assessment of Defense Department ability to respond to terrorist attacks, a report on protection from airborne threats, the establishment of combating terrorism as a national security mission, and other policy matters related to combating terrorism.

House Amendment Code:

(A007)

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