At the end of the bill (before the short title), insert the following: SEC.___. The total amount of appropriations made available by this Act is hereby reduced by $8,500,000,000, not to be derived from amounts of appropriations made available-- (1) by title I ("Military Personnel"); (2) under the heading "Defense Health Program" in title VI ("Other Department of Defense Programs"); or (3) by title IX ("Overseas Contingency Operations").

Purpose:

An amendment numbered 97 printed in the Congressional Record to add a section at the end of the bill which reduces the total amount of appropriations by $8,500,000,000 not to be derived from amounts of appropriations made available by title I ("Military Personnel"), under the heading "Defense Health Program" in title VI, or by title IX ("Overseas Contingency Operations").

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(A058)

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