Amendment redirects $5.6 billion from the war budget to the base defense budget.

Purpose:

An amendment numbered 9 printed in the Congressional Record to reduce the amount made available for "Military Personnel, Army", by increasing such amount, by reducing the amount made available for "Military Personnel, Marine Corps", and by increasing such amount, by $4,359,624,000, $4,359,624,000, $1,197,682,000, and $1,197,682,000, respectively.

House Amendment Code:

(A056)

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