S.Amdt.299 to S.Con.Res.23108th Congress (2003-2004)
|Amends Bill:||S.Con.Res.23 — An original concurrent resolution setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2004 and including the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal year 2003 and for fiscal years 2005 through 2013.|
|Sponsor:||Sen. Schumer, Charles E. [D-NY] (Submitted 03/20/2003, Proposed 03/20/2003)|
|Latest Action:||03/21/2003 Amendment SA 299 not agreed to in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 45 - 54. Record Vote Number: 65.|
Purpose: S.Amdt. 299 — 108th Congress (2003-2004)All Information (Except Text)
To provide immediate assistance to meet pressing homeland security needs by providing funding in 2003 for first responders, port security, bioterrorism preparedness and prevention, border security and transit security, the FBI; to restore the elimination of funding of the COPS program, firefighter equipment grants, Byrne Grants and Local Law enforcement grants; to provide a sustained commitment of resources for homeland security needs without reducing funding to other key domestic law enforcement and public safety priorities; and to reduce the deficit.