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Text of the Port Security Boots on the Ground Act

This bill was introduced on May 17, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. The text of the bill below is as of May 17, 2012 (Introduced).

Source: GPO

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112th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. R. 5803

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

May 17, 2012

introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Homeland Security

A BILL

To amend title 46, United States Code, regarding port security grant funding for mandated security personnel, and for other purposes.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Port Security Boots on the Ground Act.

2.

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..