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S AMDT 464 - Future Military Funding for Iraq Amendment - Key Vote

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Richard Shelby voted Nay (Amendment Vote) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Amendment Adopted (Senate) (61-31) - (Key vote)

Title: Future Military Funding for Iraq Amendment

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to adopt a non-binding, amendment that expresses the Senate's will that future military operation funds be included in the regular budget proposal and not in an emergency supplemental appropriation bill.

Highlights:
  • Requests all future funding for ongoing military operations overseas especially in Afghanistan and Iraq be included in the President's annual fiscal year budget proposal (Sec. 1122).
  • Calls for the President to submit to Congress by Sept 1, 2005, an amendment to his annual fiscal budget, that details estimated costs for ongoing military operations overseas (Sec. 1122).
  • Asks that all future funding requests for ongoing military operations overseas appear in the appropriation bills in which such expenditures are normally included (Sec. 1122).
Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Future Military Funding for Iraq Amendment

Sponsors

  • Robert C. Byrd (WV - D) (Out Of Office)
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