H.AMDT.19 to H.R.1

Amendment provided for the expansion of the Berry Act so that DHS could purchase TSA uniforms from U.S. textile and apparel manufacturers.

H.AMDT.19(A008)
Amends: H.R.1
Sponsor: Rep Kissell, Larry [NC-8](offered 1/28/2009)

AMENDMENT DESCRIPTION:
Amendment provided for the expansion of the Berry Act so that DHS could purchase TSA uniforms from U.S. textile and apparel manufacturers.

AMENDMENT PURPOSE:
An amendment numbered 8 printed in Part B of House Report 111-9 to expand the Berry Amendment Extension Act to include DHS to require the government to purchase uniforms for more more than one hundred thousand uniformed employees from U.S. textile and apparel manufacturers.

STATUS:

    1/28/2009 3:02pm:
    Amendment (A008) offered by Mr. Kissell. (consideration: CR H723-724; text: CR H723)
    1/28/2009 3:11pm:
    On agreeing to the Kissell amendment (A008) Agreed to by voice vote.

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