110-H.AMDT.64 to 110-H.R.1401

An amendment numbered 5 printed in House Report 110-74 to prohibit funds in this act, except those noted in Section 108, from being used by Amtrak for any of the Top 10 worst revenue losing long-distance routes as noted by its September 2006 monthly performance report. This amendment provides a waiver from this provision should the Secretary deem a route or a portion of a route as critical to homeland security.

H.AMDT.64(A005)
Amends: H.R.1401
Sponsor: Rep Sessions, Pete [TX-32](offered 3/27/2007)

AMENDMENT DESCRIPTION:
An amendment numbered 5 printed in House Report 110-74 to prohibit funds in this act, except those noted in Section 108, from being used by Amtrak for any of the Top 10 worst revenue losing long-distance routes as noted by its September 2006 monthly performance report. This amendment provides a waiver from this provision should the Secretary deem a route or a portion of a route as critical to homeland security.

AMENDMENT PURPOSE:
An amendment numbered 5 printed in House Report 110-74 to prohibit funds in this act, except those noted in Section 108, from being used by Amtrak for any of the Top 10 worst revenue losing long-distance routes as noted by its September 2006 monthly performance report. This amendment provides a waiver from this provision should the Secretary deem a route or a portion of a route as critical to homeland security.

STATUS:

    3/27/2007 4:38pm:
    Amendment (A005) offered by Mr. Sessions. (consideration: CR H3132-3134, H3140-3141; text: CR H3132)
    3/27/2007 6:08pm:
    On agreeing to the Sessions amendment (A005) Failed by recorded vote: 130 - 299 (Roll no. 196).

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