S.Amdt.529 to S.Con.Res.21110th Congress (2007-2008)
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|Amends Bill:||S.Con.Res.21 — An original concurrent resolution setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2008 and including the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2007 and 2009 through 2012.|
|Sponsor:||Sen. Biden, Joseph R., Jr. [D-DE] (Submitted 03/22/2007, Proposed 03/23/2007)|
|Latest Action:||03/23/2007 Amendment SA 529 agreed to in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 65 - 33. Record Vote Number: 110.|
Purpose: S.Amdt. 529 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)
To increase funding for the COPS Program to $1.15 billion for FY 2008 to provide state and local law enforcement with critical resources necessary to prevent and respond to violent crime and acts of terrorism and is offset by an unallocated reduction to non-defense discretionary spending and/or reduction to administrative expenses.