At the end of the bill (before the short title), insert the following: SEC.___. The total amount of appropriations made available by title IX (not including amounts made available under the heading "Overseas Deployments and Other Activities--Procurement --National Guard and Reserve Equipment") is hereby reduced by $3,546,000,000.

Purpose:

An amendment No. 55 printed in House Report 113-170 to reduce funds made available in the Overseas Contingency Operations budget by $3,546,000,000 to better correspond with the Presidents request. Protects all amounts made available for the National Guard and Reserve Component Equipment modernization shortfalls for homeland defense and emergency response.

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