Amendment sought to establish a Budget Protection Mandatory Account and a Budget Protection Discretionary Account to allow Congress to target spending and redirect that spending toward deficit reduction or tax relief at the end of the fiscal year.

Purpose:

An amendment numbered 8 printed in House Report 108-566 to establish Budget Protection Accounts which would allow Congress to target spending during the appropriation and direct spending processes and redirect that spending for deficit reduction at the end of the fiscal year.

House Amendment Code:

(A010)

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