H. R. 5803
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
May 17, 2012
Ms. Richardson introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Homeland Security
To amend title 46, United States Code, regarding port security grant funding for mandated security personnel, and for other purposes.
This Act may be cited as the
Port Security Boots on the Ground
Port security grant funding for mandated security personnel
Section 70107(b)(1) of title 46, United
States Code, is amended by striking the period and inserting the following:
, including overtime and backfill costs incurred in support of other
expenditures authorized under this subsection, except that not more than 50
percent of amounts received by a grantee under this section for a fiscal year
may be used under this paragraph..