Summary of Amendments Submitted to the Rules Committee for H.R. 1363 - Department of Defense and Further Additional Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011

Summary of Amendments Submitted to the Rules Committee for

H.R. 1363 - Department of Defense and Further Additional Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011

(summaries derived from information provided by sponsors)

Conyers (MI), Cohen (TN), Jones (NC), Farr (CA), Grijalva, Raul (AZ), Honda (CA), Kucinich (OH), Lee, Barbara (CA), McClintock (CA), Miller, Gary (CA), Stark (CA), Tonko (NY), Welch (VT), Woolsey (CA)

#2

Would state that no funds in the Act may be used to deploy, establish, or maintain the presence of Members of the Armed Forces or private security contractors on the ground in Libya for the purposes of engaging in ground combat operations.

Dicks (WA)

#1

Substitute Would strike all after the enacting clause and insert a simple extension of the current CR through April 15, 2011.

Lee, Barbara (CA)

#5

Would end combat operations in Afghanistan and limit funding to the safe orderly redeployment of all U.S. troops and military contractors.

Lee, Barbara (CA)

#6

Would add 14 weeks of federal unemployment insurance.

Norton (DC)

#3

Would permit the District of Columbia government to spend its local taxpayer-raised funds on abortions for low-income women.

Norton (DC)

#4

Would permit the District of Columbia government to spend its local taxpayer-raised funds for the remainder of the fiscal year.