H.AMDT.144 to H.R.2352

Amendment to increase the grant sizes for `initial grants' and `growth funding grants' for each veterans business center by $50,000 per year per center to $200,000 and $150,000 respectively. In addition, the amendment would increase the authorized appropriations to carry out this subsection by $2,000,000 each per year to $12,000,000 in fiscal year 2010 and $14,000,000 in fiscal year 2011.

H.AMDT.144(A007)
Amends: H.R.2352
Sponsor: Rep Murphy, Scott [NY-20](offered 5/20/2009)

AMENDMENT DESCRIPTION:
Amendment to increase the grant sizes for `initial grants` and `growth funding grants` for each veterans business center by $50,000 per year per center to $200,000 and $150,000 respectively. In addition, the amendment would increase the authorized appropriations to carry out this subsection by $2,000,000 each per year to $12,000,000 in fiscal year 2010 and $14,000,000 in fiscal year 2011.

AMENDMENT PURPOSE:
An amendment numbered 7 printed in House Report 111-121 to increase the grant sizes for `initial grants` and `growth funding grants` for each veterans business center by $50,000 per year per center to $200,000 and $150,000 respectively. In addition, the amendment would increase the authorized appropriations to carry out this subsection by $2,000,000 each per year to $12,000,000 in fiscal year 2010 and $14,000,000 in fiscal year 2011.

STATUS:

    5/20/2009 3:50pm:
    Amendment (A007) offered by Mr. Murphy (NY). (consideration: CR H5857-5858; text: CR H5857)
    5/20/2009 3:54pm:
    On agreeing to the Murphy (NY) amendment (A007) Agreed to by voice vote.

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