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View by Bill » Homeland Security » Federal Emergency Management Agency » State and Local Programs

View earmark details Earmark Description: National Domestic Preparedness Consortium

House Requesting Members
Senate Requesting Members
    Request Notes

    This earmark was also requested by the president.

     
    Final Amount $88,000,000
    Budget Request $38,000,000
    House Request $88,000,000
    Senate Request $38,000,000
    Pre-reduction Amount $0
     
    Fiscal Year 2008
    Appropriations Bill Homeland Security
    Bill Section Federal Emergency Management Agency
    Bill Subsection State and Local Programs
     
    Location Unknown Location
    Notes According to the Senate DHS bill, the following entities would receive funds; National Emergency Response and Rescue Training Center in College Station, Texas (Requested by; Hutchison and Cornyn); National Energetic Material Research and Test Center in Socorro, New Mexico (Requested by; Domenici); Academy of Counter Terrorist Education in Baton Rouge, Louisiana (Requested by; Landrieu); and National Exercise,Test, and Training Center of the Department of Energy in Nye, Nevada (Requested by; Reid). The drop is money is due to the Sen Shelby backed Center for Domestic Preparedness being made its own project.

    Information provided by Taxpayers for Common Sense ( http://www.taxpayer.net/ )