110-H.AMDT.241 to 110-H.R.2446

Amendment enhances oversight responsibility of the Offices of the Inspector General at the Department of State and the U.S. Agency for International Development by requiring that permanent in-country staff be deployed to audit, investigate and oversee the programs authorized in Title I of the Afghanistan Freedom and Support Act of 2002, and increases funding for this purpose.

H.AMDT.241(A004)
Amends: H.R.2446
Sponsor: Rep Costa, Jim [CA-20](offered 6/6/2007)

AMENDMENT DESCRIPTION:
Amendment enhances oversight responsibility of the Offices of the Inspector General at the Department of State and the U.S. Agency for International Development by requiring that permanent in-country staff be deployed to audit, investigate and oversee the programs authorized in Title I of the Afghanistan Freedom and Support Act of 2002, and increases funding for this purpose.

AMENDMENT PURPOSE:
An amendment numbered 3 printed in House Report 110-174 to enhance the Offices of the Inspector General at the Department of State and the U.S. Agency for International Development by requiring that permanent in-country staff be deployed to audit, investigate and oversee the programs authorized in Title I of the Afghanistan Freedom and Support Act of 2002, and bolsters the authorization of funds for this purpose.

STATUS:

    6/6/2007 3:47pm:
    Amendment (A004) offered by Mr. Costa. (consideration: CR H6064-6065; text: CR H6064)
    6/6/2007 3:57pm:
    On agreeing to the Costa amendment (A004) Agreed to by voice vote.

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