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“Taken from House Conference Report 108-10
FY 2003 Omnibus Appropriations Bill… (general Government rescission section)”



The conference agreement includes a 0.65 percent across-the-board rescission to discretionary budgetary resources provided in divisions A through K of this Act, as well as to any previously enacted fiscal year 2003 advance appropriation. This rescission does not apply to the Head Start program, the Veterans' Medical Care program, the Women, Infants, and Children nutrition program, or the space shuttle program. Specific exemptions for these programs are also included in the respective sections of this joint resolution.