Description: H.Amdt.949 — 106th Congress (1999-2000)
Amendment deletes language that prohibits funds from being used to carry out a Colonias initiative without the prior approval of the Committee on Appropriations.
An amendment numbered 62 printed in the Congressional Record to strike the bill's provision that prohibits the use of funds for a "Colonias initiative" which is a program designed to improve the living standards of "colonias"--severely impoverished U.S. communities along the southwest border with Mexico.
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