Amendment sought to increase funding for the Manufacturing Extension Partnership program by 10 percent a year, starting in fiscal year 2005, continuing through fiscal year 2008.

Purpose:

An amendment numbered 4 printed in House Report 108-589 to authorize $117 million for the Manufacturing Extension Partnership and 10% yearly increases for FY06-08 and to allow the federal cost-share for MEP Centers in the FY05-08 to increase up to one-half on a case-by-case basis as determined by the Administration.

House Amendment Code:

(A004)

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