H.R. 4281 (112th): Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2012

112th Congress, 2011–2013. Text as of Mar 28, 2012 (Introduced).

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112th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. R. 4281

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

March 28, 2012

(for himself, Mr. Camp, and Mr. Duncan of Tennessee) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, and in addition to the Committees on Ways and Means, Natural Resources, Science, Space, and Technology, and Energy and Commerce, 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 provide an extension of Federal-aid highway, highway safety, motor carrier safety, transit, and other programs funded out of the Highway Trust Fund pending enactment of a multiyear law reauthorizing such programs.

1.

Short title; reconciliation of funds; table of contents

(a)

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2012.

(b)

Reconciliation of funds

The Secretary of Transportation shall reduce the amount apportioned or allocated for a program, project, or activity under this Act in fiscal year 2012 by amounts apportioned or allocated pursuant to the Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2011, Part II (title I of Public Law 112–30) for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on March 31, 2012.

(c)

Table of contents

Sec. 1. Short title; reconciliation of funds; table of contents.

Title I—Federal-Aid Highways

Sec. 101. Extension of Federal-aid highway programs.

Title II—Extension of Highway Safety Programs

Sec. 201. Extension of National Highway Traffic Safety Administration highway safety programs.

Sec. 202. Extension of Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration programs.

Sec. 203. Additional programs.

Title III—Public Transportation Programs

Sec. 301. Allocation of funds for planning programs.

Sec. 302. Special rule for urbanized area formula grants.

Sec. 303. Allocating amounts for capital investment grants.

Sec. 304. Apportionment of formula grants for other than urbanized areas.

Sec. 305. Apportionment based on fixed guideway factors.

Sec. 306. Authorizations for public transportation.

Sec. 307. Amendments to SAFETEA–LU.

Title IV—Highway Trust Fund Extension

Sec. 401. Extension of trust fund expenditure authority.

Sec. 402. Extension of highway-related taxes.

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Federal-Aid Highways

101.

Extension of Federal-aid highway programs

(a)

In general

Section 111 of the Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2011, Part II (Public Law 112–30; 125 Stat. 343) is amended—

(1)

by striking the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on March 31, 2012, each place it appears and inserting the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012,;

(2)

by striking ½ each place it appears and inserting 3/4; and

(3)

in subsection (a) by striking March 31, 2012 and inserting June 30, 2012.

(b)

Use of funds

Section 111(c)(3)(B)(ii) of the Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2011, Part II (125 Stat. 343) is amended by striking $319,500,000 and inserting $479,250,000.

(c)

Extension of authorizations under title V of SAFETEA–LU

Section 111(e)(2) of the Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2011, Part II (125 Stat. 343) is amended by striking the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on March 31, 2012. and inserting the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012..

(d)

Administrative expenses

Section 112(a) of the Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2011, Part II (125 Stat. 346) is amended by striking $196,427,625 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on March 31, 2012. and inserting $294,641,438 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012..

II

Extension of Highway Safety Programs

201.

Extension of National Highway Traffic Safety Administration highway safety programs

(a)

Chapter 4 highway safety programs

Section 2001(a)(1) of SAFETEA–LU (119 Stat. 1519) is amended by striking $235,000,000 for fiscal year 2009 and all that follows through the period at the end and inserting $235,000,000 for each of fiscal years 2009 through 2011, and $176,250,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012..

(b)

Highway safety research and development

Section 2001(a)(2) of SAFETEA–LU (119 Stat. 1519) is amended by striking and $54,122,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on March 31, 2012. and inserting and $81,183,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012..

(c)

Occupant protection incentive grants

Section 2001(a)(3) of SAFETEA–LU (119 Stat. 1519) is amended by striking $25,000,000 for fiscal year 2006 and all that follows through the period at the end and inserting $25,000,000 for each of fiscal years 2006 through 2011, and $18,750,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012..

(d)

Safety belt performance grants

Section 2001(a)(4) of SAFETEA–LU (119 Stat. 1519) is amended by striking and $24,250,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on March 31, 2012. and inserting and $36,375,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012..

(e)

State traffic safety information system improvements

Section 2001(a)(5) of SAFETEA–LU (119 Stat. 1519) is amended by striking for fiscal year 2006 and all that follows through the period at the end and inserting for each of fiscal years 2006 through 2011 and $25,875,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012..

(f)

Alcohol-Impaired driving countermeasures incentive grant program

Section 2001(a)(6) of SAFETEA–LU (119 Stat. 1519) is amended by striking $139,000,000 for fiscal year 2009 and all that follows through the period at the end and inserting $139,000,000 for each of fiscal years fiscal years 2009 through 2011, and $104,250,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012..

(g)

National driver register

Section 2001(a)(7) of SAFETEA–LU (119 Stat. 1520) is amended by striking and $2,058,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on March 31, 2012. and inserting and $3,087,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012..

(h)

High visibility enforcement program

Section 2001(a)(8) of SAFETEA–LU (119 Stat. 1520) is amended by striking for fiscal year 2006 and all that follows through the period at the end and inserting for each of fiscal years 2006 through 2011 and $21,750,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012..

(i)

Motorcyclist safety

Section 2001(a)(9) of SAFETEA–LU (119 Stat. 1520) is amended by striking $7,000,000 for fiscal year 2009 and all that follows through the period at the end and inserting $7,000,000 for each of fiscal years 2009 through 2011, and $5,250,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012..

(j)

Child safety and child booster seat safety incentive grants

Section 2001(a)(10) of SAFETEA–LU (119 Stat. 1520) is amended by striking $7,000,000 for fiscal year 2009 and all that follows through the period at the end and inserting $7,000,000 for each of fiscal years 2009 through 2011, and $5,250,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012..

(k)

Administrative expenses

Section 2001(a)(11) of SAFETEA–LU (119 Stat. 1520) is amended by striking and $12,664,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on March 31, 2012. and inserting and $18,996,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012..

202.

Extension of Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration programs

(a)

Motor carrier safety grants

Section 31104(a)(8) of title 49, United States Code, is amended to read as follows:

(8)

$159,000,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012.

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(b)

Administrative expenses

Section 31104(i)(1)(H) of title 49, United States Code, is amended to read as follows:

(H)

$183,108,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012.

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(c)

Grant programs

Section 4101(c) of SAFETEA–LU (119 Stat. 1715) is amended—

(1)

in paragraph (1) by striking 2011 and $15,000,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on March 31, 2012. and inserting 2011 and $22,500,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012.;

(2)

in paragraph (2) by striking 2011 and $16,000,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on March 31, 2012. and inserting 2011 and $24,000,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012.;

(3)

in paragraph (3) by striking 2011 and $2,500,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on March 31, 2012. and inserting 2011 and $3,750,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012.;

(4)

in paragraph (4) by striking 2011 and $12,500,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on March 31, 2012. and inserting 2011 and $18,750,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012.; and

(5)

in paragraph (5) by striking 2011 and $1,500,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on March 31, 2012. and inserting 2011 and $2,250,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012..

(d)

High-Priority activities

Section 31104(k)(2) of title 49, United States Code, is amended by striking 2011 and $7,500,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on March 31, 2012, and inserting 2011 and $11,250,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012,.

(e)

New entrant audits

Section 31144(g)(5)(B) of title 49, United States Code, is amended by striking and up to $14,500,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on March 31, 2012, and inserting and up to $21,750,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012,.

(f)

Outreach and education

Section 4127(e) of SAFETEA–LU (119 Stat. 1741) is amended by striking 2011 (and $500,000 to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, and $1,500,000 to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on March 31, 2012) and inserting 2011 (and $750,000 to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, and $2,250,000 to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012).

(g)

Grant program for commercial motor vehicle operators

Section 4134(c) of SAFETEA–LU (119 Stat. 1744) is amended by striking 2011 and $500,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on March 31, 2012, and inserting 2011 and $750,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012,.

(h)

Motor carrier safety advisory committee

Section 4144(d) of SAFETEA–LU (119 Stat. 1748) is amended by striking March 31, 2012 and inserting June 30, 2012.

(i)

Working group for development of practices and procedures To enhance Federal-State relations

Section 4213(d) of SAFETEA–LU (49 U.S.C. 14710 note; 119 Stat. 1759) is amended by striking March 31, 2012 and inserting June 30, 2012.

203.

Additional programs

(a)

Hazardous Materials Research Projects

Section 7131(c) of SAFETEA–LU (119 Stat. 1910) is amended by striking 2011 and $580,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on March 31, 2012, and inserting 2011 and $870,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012,.

(b)

Dingell-Johnson Sport Fish Restoration Act

Section 4 of the Dingell-Johnson Sport Fish Restoration Act (16 U.S.C. 777c) is amended—

(1)

in subsection (a) by striking 2011 and for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on March 31, 2012, and inserting 2011 and for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012,; and

(2)

in the first sentence of subsection (b)(1)(A) by striking 2011 and for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on March 31, 2012, and inserting 2011 and for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012,.

III

Public Transportation Programs

301.

Allocation of funds for planning programs

Section 5305(g) of title 49, United States Code, is amended by striking 2011 and for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on March 31, 2012 and inserting 2011 and for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012.

302.

Special rule for urbanized area formula grants

Section 5307(b)(2) of title 49, United States Code, is amended—

(1)

by striking the paragraph heading and inserting Special rule for fiscal years 2005 through 2011 and the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012.—;

(2)

in subparagraph (A) by striking 2011 and the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on March 31, 2012, and inserting 2011 and the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012,; and

(3)

in subparagraph (E)—

(A)

by striking the subparagraph heading and inserting Maximum amounts in fiscal years 2008 through 2011 and the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012.—; and

(B)

in the matter preceding clause (i) by striking 2011 and during the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on March 31, 2012 and inserting 2011 and during the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012.

303.

Allocating amounts for capital investment grants

Section 5309(m) of title 49, United States Code, is amended—

(1)

in paragraph (2)—

(A)

by striking the paragraph heading and inserting Fiscal years 2006 through 2011 and the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012.—;

(B)

in the matter preceding subparagraph (A) by striking 2011 and the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on March 31, 2012, and inserting 2011 and the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012,; and

(C)

in subparagraph (A)(i) by striking 2011 and $100,000,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on March 31, 2012, and inserting 2011 and $150,000,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012,;

(2)

in paragraph (6)—

(A)

in subparagraph (B) by striking 2011 and $7,500,000 shall be available for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on March 31, 2012, and inserting 2011 and $11,250,000 shall be available for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012,; and

(B)

in subparagraph (C) by striking 2011 and $2,500,000 shall be available for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on March 31, 2012, and inserting 2011 and $3,750,000 shall be available for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012,; and

(3)

in paragraph (7)—

(A)

in subparagraph (A)—

(i)

in the matter preceding clause (i) by striking 2011 and $5,000,000 shall be available for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on March 31, 2012, and inserting 2011 and $7,500,000 shall be available for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012,;

(ii)

in clause (i) by striking for each fiscal year and $1,250,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on March 31, 2012, and inserting for each fiscal year and $1,875,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012,;

(iii)

in clause (ii) by striking for each fiscal year and $1,250,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on March 31, 2012, and inserting for each fiscal year and $1,875,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012,;

(iv)

in clause (iii) by striking for each fiscal year and $500,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on March 31, 2012, and inserting for each fiscal year and $750,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012,;

(v)

in clause (iv) by striking for each fiscal year and $500,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on March 31, 2012, and inserting for each fiscal year and $750,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012,;

(vi)

in clause (v) by striking for each fiscal year and $500,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on March 31, 2012, and inserting for each fiscal year and $750,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012,;

(vii)

in clause (vi) by striking for each fiscal year and $500,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on March 31, 2012, and inserting for each fiscal year and $750,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012,;

(viii)

in clause (vii) by striking for each fiscal year and $325,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on March 31, 2012, and inserting for each fiscal year and $487,500 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012,; and

(ix)

in clause (viii) by striking for each fiscal year and $175,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on March 31, 2012, and inserting for each fiscal year and $262,500 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012,;

(B)

in subparagraph (B) by striking clause (vii) and inserting the following:

(vii)

$10,125,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012.

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(C)

in subparagraph (C) by striking and during the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on March 31, 2012, and inserting and during the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012,;

(D)

in subparagraph (D) by striking and not less than $17,500,000 shall be available for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on March 31, 2012, and inserting and not less than $26,250,000 shall be available for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012,; and

(E)

in subparagraph (E) by striking and $1,500,000 shall be available for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on March 31, 2012, and inserting and $2,250,000 shall be available for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012,.

304.

Apportionment of formula grants for other than urbanized areas

Section 5311(c)(1)(G) of title 49, United States Code, is amended to read as follows:

(G)

$11,250,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012.

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305.

Apportionment based on fixed guideway factors

Section 5337(g) of title 49, United States Code, is amended to read as follows:

(g)

Special Rule for October 1, 2011, through June 30, 2012

The Secretary shall apportion amounts made available for fixed guideway modernization under section 5309 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012, in accordance with subsection (a), except that the Secretary shall apportion 75 percent of each dollar amount specified in subsection (a).

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306.

Authorizations for public transportation

(a)

Formula and bus grants

Section 5338(b) of title 49, United States Code, is amended—

(1)

in paragraph (1) by striking subparagraph (G) and inserting the following:

(G)

$6,270,423,750 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012.

; and

(2)

in paragraph (2)—

(A)

in subparagraph (A) by striking $113,500,000 for each of fiscal years 2009 and 2010, $113,500,000 for fiscal year 2011, and $56,750,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on March 31, 2012, and inserting $113,500,000 for each of fiscal years 2009 through 2011, and $85,125,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012,;

(B)

in subparagraph (B) by striking $4,160,365,000 for each of fiscal years 2009 and 2010, $4,160,365,000 for fiscal year 2011, and $2,080,182,500 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on March 31, 2012, and inserting $4,160,365,000 for each of fiscal years 2009 through 2011, and $3,120,273,750 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012,;

(C)

in subparagraph (C) by striking $51,500,000 for each of fiscal years 2009 and 2010, $51,500,000 for fiscal year 2011, and $25,750,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on March 31, 2012, and inserting $51,500,000 for each of fiscal years 2009 through 2011, and $38,625,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012,;

(D)

in subparagraph (D) by striking $1,666,500,000 for each of fiscal years 2009 and 2010, $1,666,500,000 for fiscal year 2011, and $833,250,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on March 31, 2012, and inserting $1,666,500,000 for each of fiscal years 2009 through 2011, and $1,249,875,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012,;

(E)

in subparagraph (E) by striking $984,000,000 for each of fiscal years 2009 and 2010, $984,000,000 for fiscal year 2011, and $492,000,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on March 31, 2012, and inserting $984,000,000 for each of fiscal years 2009 through 2011, and $738,000,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012,;

(F)

in subparagraph (F) by striking $133,500,000 for each of fiscal years 2009 and 2010, $133,500,000 for fiscal year 2011, and $66,750,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on March 31, 2012, and inserting $133,500,000 for each of fiscal years 2009 through 2011, and $100,125,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012,;

(G)

in subparagraph (G) by striking $465,000,000 for each of fiscal years 2009 and 2010, $465,000,000 for fiscal year 2011, and $232,500,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on March 31, 2012, and inserting $465,000,000 for each of fiscal years 2009 through 2011, and $348,750,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012,;

(H)

in subparagraph (H) by striking $164,500,000 for each of fiscal years 2009 and 2010, $164,500,000 for fiscal year 2011, and $82,250,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on March 31, 2012, and inserting $164,500,000 for each of fiscal years 2009 through 2011, and $123,375,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012,;

(I)

in subparagraph (I) by striking $92,500,000 for each of fiscal years 2009 and 2010, $92,500,000 for fiscal year 2011, and $46,250,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on March 31, 2012, and inserting $92,500,000 for each of fiscal years 2009 through 2011, and $69,375,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012,;

(J)

in subparagraph (J) by striking $26,900,000 for each of fiscal years 2009 and 2010, $26,900,000 for fiscal year 2011, and $13,450,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on March 31, 2012, and inserting $26,900,000 for each of fiscal years 2009 through 2011, and $20,175,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012,;

(K)

in subparagraph (K) by striking in fiscal year 2006 and all that follows through March 31, 2012, and inserting for each of fiscal years 2006 through 2011 and $2,625,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012,;

(L)

in subparagraph (L) by striking in fiscal year 2006 and all that follows through March 31, 2012, and inserting for each of fiscal years 2006 through 2011 and $18,750,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012,;

(M)

in subparagraph (M) by striking $465,000,000 for each of fiscal years 2009 and 2010, $465,000,000 for fiscal year 2011, and $232,500,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on March 31, 2012, and inserting $465,000,000 for each of fiscal years 2009 through 2011, and $348,750,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012,; and

(N)

in subparagraph (N) by striking $8,800,000 for each of fiscal years 2009 and 2010, $8,800,000 for fiscal year 2011, and $4,400,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on March 31, 2012, and inserting $8,800,000 for each of fiscal years 2009 through 2011, and $6,600,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012,.

(b)

Capital investment grants

Section 5338(c)(7) of title 49, United States Code, is amended to read as follows:

(7)

$1,466,250,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012.

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(c)

Research and university research centers

Section 5338(d) of title 49, United States Code, is amended—

(1)

in paragraph (1), in the matter preceding subparagraph (A), by striking and 2010, $69,750,000 for fiscal year 2011, and $29,500,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on March 31, 2012, and inserting through 2011, and $33,000,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012,; and

(2)

by striking paragraph (3) and inserting the following:

(3)

Additional authorizations

(A)

Research

Of amounts authorized to be appropriated under paragraph (1) for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012, the Secretary shall allocate for each of the activities and projects described in subparagraphs (A) through (F) of paragraph (1) an amount equal to 47 percent of the amount allocated for fiscal year 2009 under each such subparagraph.

(B)

University centers program

(i)

October 1, 2011, through June 30, 2012

Of the amounts allocated under subparagraph (A)(i) for the university centers program under section 5506 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012, the Secretary shall allocate for each program described in clauses (i) through (iii) and (v) through (viii) of paragraph (2)(A) an amount equal to 47 percent of the amount allocated for fiscal year 2009 under each such clause.

(ii)

Funding

If the Secretary determines that a project or activity described in paragraph (2) received sufficient funds in fiscal year 2011, or a previous fiscal year, to carry out the purpose for which the project or activity was authorized, the Secretary may not allocate any amounts under clause (i) for the project or activity for fiscal year 2012 or any subsequent fiscal year.

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(d)

Administration

Section 5338(e)(7) of title 49, United States Code, is amended to read as follows:

(7)

$74,034,750 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012.

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307.

Amendments to SAFETEA–LU

(a)

Contracted paratransit pilot

Section 3009(i)(1) of SAFETEA–LU (119 Stat. 1572) is amended by striking 2011 and the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on March 31, 2012, and inserting 2011 and the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012,.

(b)

Public-Private partnership pilot program

Section 3011 of SAFETEA–LU (49 U.S.C. 5309 note; 119 Stat. 1588) is amended—

(1)

in subsection (c)(5) by striking 2011 and the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on March 31, 2012 and inserting 2011 and the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012; and

(2)

in the second sentence of subsection (d) by striking 2011 and the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on March 31, 2012, and inserting 2011 and the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012,.

(c)

Elderly individuals and individuals with disabilities pilot program

Section 3012(b)(8) of SAFETEA–LU (49 U.S.C. 5310 note; 119 Stat. 1593) is amended by striking March 31, 2012 and inserting June 30, 2012.

(d)

Obligation ceiling

Section 3040(8) of SAFETEA–LU (119 Stat. 1639) is amended to read as follows:

(8)

$7,843,708,500 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012, of which not more than $6,270,423,750 shall be from the Mass Transit Account.

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(e)

Project authorizations for new fixed guideway capital projects

Section 3043 of SAFETEA–LU (119 Stat. 1640) is amended—

(1)

in subsection (b), in the matter preceding paragraph (1), by striking 2011 and the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on March 31, 2012, and inserting 2011 and the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012,; and

(2)

in subsection (c), in the matter preceding paragraph (1), by striking 2011 and the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on March 31, 2012, and inserting 2011 and the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012,.

(f)

Allocations for national research and technology programs

Section 3046(c)(2) of SAFETEA–LU (49 U.S.C. 5338 note; 119 Stat. 1706) is amended to read as follows:

(2)

for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012, in amounts equal to 47 percent of the amounts allocated for fiscal year 2009 under each of paragraphs (2), (3), (5), and (8) through (25) of subsection (a).

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IV

Highway Trust Fund Extension

401.

Extension of trust fund expenditure authority

(a)

Highway Trust Fund

Section 9503 of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 is amended—

(1)

by striking April 1, 2012 in subsections (b)(6)(B), (c)(1), and (e)(3) and inserting July 1, 2012; and

(2)

by striking Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2011, Part II in subsections (c)(1) and (e)(3) and inserting Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2012.

(b)

Sport Fish Restoration and Boating Trust Fund

Section 9504 of such Code is amended—

(1)

by striking Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2011, Part II each place it appears in subsection (b)(2) and inserting Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2012; and

(2)

by striking April 1, 2012 in subsection (d)(2) and inserting July 1, 2012.

(c)

Leaking Underground Storage Tank Trust Fund

Paragraph (2) of section 9508(e) of such Code is amended by striking April 1, 2012 and inserting July 1, 2012.

(d)

Effective date

The amendments made by this section shall take effect on April 1, 2012.

402.

Extension of highway-related taxes

(a)

In general

(1)

Each of the following provisions of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 is amended by striking March 31, 2012 and inserting June 30, 2012:

(A)

Section 4041(a)(1)(C)(iii)(I).

(B)

Section 4041(m)(1)(B).

(C)

Section 4081(d)(1).

(2)

Each of the following provisions of such Code is amended by striking April 1, 2012 and inserting July 1, 2012:

(A)

Section 4041(m)(1)(A).

(B)

Section 4051(c).

(C)

Section 4071(d).

(D)

Section 4081(d)(3).

(b)

Extension of tax, etc., on use of certain heavy vehicles

Each of the following provisions of such Code is amended by striking 2012 and inserting 2013:

(1)

Section 4481(f).

(2)

Subsections (c)(4) and (d) of section 4482.

(c)

Floor stocks refunds

Section 6412(a)(1) of such Code is amended—

(1)

by striking April 1, 2012 each place it appears and inserting July 1, 2012;

(2)

by striking September 30, 2012 each place it appears and inserting December 31, 2012; and

(3)

by striking July 1, 2012 and inserting October 1, 2012.

(d)

Extension of certain exemptions

Sections 4221(a) and 4483(i) of such Code are each amended by striking April 1, 2012 and inserting July 1, 2012.

(e)

Extension of transfers of certain taxes

(1)

In general

Section 9503 of such Code is amended—

(A)

in subsection (b)—

(i)

by striking April 1, 2012 each place it appears in paragraphs (1) and (2) and inserting July 1, 2012;

(ii)

by striking April 1, 2012 in the heading of paragraph (2) and inserting July 1, 2012;

(iii)

by striking March 31, 2012 in paragraph (2) and inserting June 30, 2012; and

(iv)

by striking January 1, 2013 in paragraph (2) and inserting April 1, 2013; and

(B)

in subsection (c)(2), by striking January 1, 2013 and inserting April 1, 2013.

(2)

Motorboat and small-engine fuel tax transfers

(A)

In general

Paragraphs (3)(A)(i) and (4)(A) of section 9503(c) of such Code are each amended by striking April 1, 2012 and inserting July 1, 2012.

(B)

Conforming amendments to land and water conservation fund

Section 201(b) of the Land and Water Conservation Fund Act of 1965 (16 U.S.C. 460l–11(b)) is amended—

(i)

by striking April 1, 2013 each place it appears and inserting July 1, 2013; and

(ii)

by striking April 1, 2012 and inserting July 1, 2012.

(f)

Effective date

The amendments made by this section shall take effect on April 1, 2012.