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October 29, 2007, 12:00 am ET - Amendment SA 3476 proposed by Senator Lott for Senator Allard.
October 29, 2007, 12:00 am ET - Amendment SA 3476 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.

Full Text of this Amendment

SA 3476. Mr. ALLARD submitted an amendment intended to be proposed by him to the bill S. 294, to reauthorize Amtrak, and for other purposes; as follows:


On page 56, strike lines 12 through 17 and insert the following:
(1) PLAN REQUIRED.--Section 24101(d) is amended--
(A) by striking ``plan to operate within the funding levels authorized by section 24104 of this chapter, including the budgetary goals for fiscal years 1998 through 2002.'' and inserting ``plan, consistent with section 204 of the Passenger Rail Investment and Improvement Act of 2007, including the budgetary goals for fiscal years 2007 through 2012.''; and
(B) by striking the last sentence and inserting ``Amtrak and its Board of Directors shall adopt a long term plan that minimizes the need for Federal operating subsidies.''.


(As printed in the Congressional Record for the Senate on Oct 29, 2007.)