110-H.AMDT.243 to 110-H.R.2446

Amendment states that technical assistance should be provided to train national, provincial, and local governmental personnel for capacity-building purposes as it relates to education, health care, human rights, and political participation. The amendment encourages girls to complete secondary education so they are prepared and have the ability to pursue post-secondary education.

H.AMDT.243(A006)
Amends: H.R.2446
Sponsor: Rep Jackson-Lee, Sheila [TX-18](offered 6/6/2007)

AMENDMENT DESCRIPTION:
Amendment states that technical assistance should be provided to train national, provincial, and local governmental personnel for capacity-building purposes as it relates to education, health care, human rights, and political participation. The amendment encourages girls to complete secondary education so they are prepared and have the ability to pursue post-secondary education.

AMENDMENT PURPOSE:
An amendment numbered 5 printed in House Report 110-174 to state that technical assistance should be provided to train national, provincial, and local governmental personnel for capacity-building purposes as it relates to education, health care, human rights (particularly women`s rights), and political participation. This amendment also seeks to ensure girls complete secondary education so they are prepared and have the ability to pursue post-secondary education.

STATUS:

    6/6/2007 4:04pm:
    Amendment (A006) offered by Ms. Jackson-Lee (TX). (consideration: CR H6066-6067; text: CR H6066)
    6/6/2007 4:11pm:
    On agreeing to the Jackson-Lee (TX) amendment (A006) Agreed to by voice vote.

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