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S Amdt 4676 - Reducing "Continuing Appropriation" Amounts by 5 Percent - Key Vote

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Amendment - Amendment Rejected (Senate) (48-51) - (Key vote)

Title: Reducing "Continuing Appropriation" Amounts by 5 Percent

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to adopt an amendment to S Amdt 4674 to HR 3081 that reduces the appropriation amounts in HR 3081 (the "continuing appropriations" bill) by 5 percent, excluding amounts for defense, homeland security, military construction and veterans programs.

Highlights:
  • Requires the corresponding continuing appropriation amounts under HR 3081 to constitute a 5 percent reduction in the rates of operations provided in the following Acts (Sec. 101):
    • The Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010;
    • The Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010;
    • The Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010;
    • The Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2010; and
    • The Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2010, except for division E.
Amendment - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Reducing "Continuing Appropriation" Amounts by 5 Percent

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