Amendment sought to increase funding for the Department of Homeland Security by $1.225 billion.

Purpose:

An amendment to increase funding for the relocation of personnel and equipment of the CBP related to the New Orleans laboratory facility and for the repair and replacement of critical equipment and property damage caused by Hurricane Katrina by $700 million, to increase funding for "Operating Expenses" of the US Coast Guard for necessary expenses related to the consequences of Hurricane Katrina and other hurricanes of the 2005 season by $125 million, to increase funding for "Administrative and Regional Operations" of FEMA for necessary expenses related to the consequences of Hurricane Katrina by $300 million and to increasefunding for "Preparedness, Mitigation, Response and Recovery" of FEMA for necessary expenses related to the consequences of Hurricane Katrina by $100 million.

House Amendment Code:

(A033)

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