Amendment originally sought to add $10 million to the international disaster assistance fund for USAID's Office of Foreign Disaster Assistance to fund a disaster preparedness and prevention program in South Asia. \ As amended by the Kolbe substitute amendment (A010), the above addition was reduced to $1 million.

Purpose:

An amendment numbered 12 printed in the Congressional Record to increase the bill's $200 million appropriation for international disaster relief by $10 million. Offset for the increase comes in the form of reduction in the account for the Andean Counterdrug Initiative by $10 million.

House Amendment Code:

(A009)

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