S.Amdt.385 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. Dorgan, Byron L. [D-ND] (Submitted 03/21/2003, Proposed 03/21/2003)|
|Latest Action:||03/21/2003 Amendment SA 385 not agreed to in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 49 - 51. Record Vote Number: 74.|
Purpose: S.Amdt. 385 — 108th Congress (2003-2004)All Information (Except Text)
To increase FY 2004 funding for the discretionary programs of the Department of Veterans Affairs by $1,019,000,000, so it matches the level proposed by a coalition of veterans groups in the Independent Budget; to decrease the deficit by a similar amount; and to use the unreconciled tax cut to pay for it.