Title: Replacing Titles I and II of House Amdt 1 to HR 2206
Vote Smart's Synopsis:
Vote to replace titles I and II of House amendment 1 to H.R. 2206 (or, if amendment 1 fails, to replace the Senate amendment changes).
Appropriates the following:
$350 million to the Department of Agriculture;
$162.56 million to the Department of Justice;
$88.69 billion to the Department of Defense;
$63 million for the Department of Energy, Atomic Energy Defense Activities;
$5.18 billion for the Department of State and Related Agency; and
$3.40 billion for the Department of Homeland Security and Hurricane Katrina Recovery.
States that the US Strategy in Iraq will be determined by the Iraqi Government's ability to meet specified benchmarks (Sec. 1314).
NOTE: THIS IS A SUBSTITUTE AMENDMENT, WHICH REPLACES THE ENTIRE TEXT OF THE LEGISLATION WITH A NEW TEXT. THE DEGREE TO WHICH THE SUBSTITUTE BILL TEXT DIFFERS FROM THE PREVIOUS VERSION OF THE TEXT CAN VARY GREATLY.