Amendment increases the authorized level for the State Department program which provides for reimbursement to localities for services provided for the protection of foreign missions and officials; and authorizes back payments to New York City for expenses incurred since 2002.

Purpose:

An amendment numbered 14 printed in Part B of House Report 109-175 to raise the authorized level for the State Department program which provides for reimbursement to localities for services provided for the protection of foreign missions and officials to $15 million. Amendment authorizes the State Department to pay $19.58 million in "back payments" to NYC for expenses incurred since 2002.

House Amendment Code:

(A013)

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