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Text of the Combating Autism Reauthorization Act of 2011

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 30, 2011. The text of the bill below is as of Sep 27, 2011 (Passed Congress/Enrolled Bill).

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One Hundred Twelfth Congress of the United States of America

At the First Session

H. R. 2005

AN ACT

To reauthorize the Combating Autism Act of 2006.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Combating Autism Reauthorization Act of 2011.

2.

Developmental disabilities surveillance and research program

Part R of title III of the Public Health Service Act (42 U.S.C. 280i et seq.) is amended—

(1)

in section 399AA(e), by striking 2011 and inserting 2014;

(2)

in section 399BB(g), by striking 2011 and inserting 2014;

(3)

in section 399CC(f), by striking 2011 and inserting 2014; and

(4)

in section 399DD—

(A)

in subsection (a), by striking Not later than 4 years after the date of enactment of the Combating Autism Act of 2006 and inserting Not later than 2 years after the date of enactment of the Combating Autism Reauthorization Act of 2011; and

(B)

in subsection (b), in paragraphs (4) and (5), by striking the 4-year period beginning on the date of enactment of this Act and inserting the 6-year period beginning on the date of enactment of the Combating Autism Act of 2006.

3.

Authorization of appropriations

Section 399EE of the Public Health Service Act (42 U.S.C. 280i–4) is amended to read as follows:

399EE.

Authorization of appropriations

(a)

Developmental disabilities surveillance and research program

To carry out section 399AA, there is authorized to be appropriated $22,000,000 for each of fiscal years 2012 through 2014.

(b)

Autism education, early detection, and intervention

To carry out section 399BB, there is authorized to be appropriated $48,000,000 for each of fiscal years 2011 through 2014.

(c)

Interagency autism coordinating committee; certain other programs

To carry out sections 399CC, 404H, and 409C, there is authorized to be appropriated $161,000,000 for each of fiscal years 2011 through 2014.

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Speaker of the House of Representatives.

Vice President of the United States and President of the Senate.