H.R. 3005 (112th): Helping Devastated Farmers Act of 2011

112th Congress, 2011–2013. Text as of Sep 21, 2011 (Introduced).

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112th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 3005

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

September 21, 2011

introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Appropriations, and in addition to the Committee on the Budget, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned

A BILL

To make supplemental appropriations for disaster relief for fiscal year 2011.

That the following sums are appropriated, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, for fiscal year 2011, and for other purposes, namely:

101.

For an additional amount for Department of Agriculture—Farm Service Agency—Emergency Conservation Program for expenses resulting from any event occurring in 2011 that is designated as a major disaster pursuant to the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act (4210 U.S.C. 5122(2)), $151,000,000, to remain available until expended.

102.

For an additional amount for Department of Agriculture—Conservation Programs—Natural Resources Conservation Service—Emergency Watershed Protection Program, for expenses resulting from any event occurring in 2011 that is designated as a major disaster pursuant to the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act (4210 U.S.C. 5122(2)), $187,500,000, to remain available until expended: Provided, That for an additional amount for such expenses, of the unobligated balances of amounts made available for such account by Public Law 108–199, Public Law 109–234, and Public Law 110–28, not to exceed $31,000,000 may be used, to remain available until expended.

103.

Each amount made available by this Act is designated as an emergency pursuant to section 3(c)(1) of H. Res. 5 (112th Congress) and as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 403(a) of S. Con. Res. 13 (111th Congress), the concurrent resolution on the budget for fiscal year 2010.

This Act may be cited as the Helping Devastated Farmers Act of 2011.