110-H.AMDT.920 to 110-H.R.2768

Amendment authorizes $10,000,000 to award grants to provide rehabilitation services to current and former miners suffering from mental health impairments, including drug addiction and substance abuse issues, which may have been caused or exacerbated by their work as miners.

H.AMDT.920(A002)
Amends: H.R.2768
Sponsor: Rep Boucher, Rick [VA-9](offered 1/16/2008)

AMENDMENT DESCRIPTION:
Amendment authorizes $10,000,000 to award grants to provide rehabilitation services to current and former miners suffering from mental health impairments, including drug addiction and substance abuse issues, which may have been caused or exacerbated by their work as miners.

AMENDMENT PURPOSE:
An amendment numbered 2 printed in House Report 110-508 to authorize $10,000,000 to award grants to provide rehabilitation service s to current and former miners suffering from mental health impairments, including drug addiction and substance abuse issues, which may have been caused or exacerbated by their work as miners.

STATUS:

    1/16/2008 1:48pm:
    Amendment (A002) offered by Mr. Boucher. (consideration: CR H64-65, H70-71; text: CR H64)
    1/16/2008 3:02pm:
    On agreeing to the Boucher amendment (A002) Agreed to by recorded vote: 364 - 53 (Roll no. 6).

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