H. R. 4255
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
March 22, 2012
Mr. Whitfield (for himself, Mr. Barton of Texas, Mr. Barrow, Mr. Sullivan, Mr. Coble, Mr. Carter, Mr. Griffith of Virginia, Mr. Harris, Mrs. Lummis, Mr. Long, Mr. Cravaack, Mr. Latta, Mr. Burgess, Mr. McKinley, Mr. Rogers of Michigan, Mrs. Capito, Mr. Guthrie, Mr. Pompeo, Mr. Westmoreland, and Mr. Brooks) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, 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
To prohibit the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency from awarding any grant, contract, cooperative agreement, or other financial assistance under section 103 of the Clean Air Act for any program, project, or activity to occur outside the United States and its territories and possessions.
This Act may be cited as the
Accountability in Grants Act of
Prohibition against funding certain foreign programs, projects, and activities
Section 103 of the Clean Air Act is amended by adding at the end the following:
Prohibition against funding foreign programs, projects, and activities
The Administrator shall not award any grant, contract, cooperative agreement, or other financial assistance under this section for any program, project, or activity to occur outside the United States and its territories and possessions.