H.R. 6064 (112th): Temporary Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2012

112th Congress, 2011–2013. Text as of Jun 30, 2012 (Passed Congress/Enrolled Bill).

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One Hundred Twelfth Congress of the United States of America

At the Second Session

H. R. 6064

AN ACT

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; special rule for execution of amendments in MAP–21; table of contents

(a)

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Temporary 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 for the program, project, or activity pursuant to the Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2012 (Public Law 112–102) for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012.

(c)

Special rule for execution of amendments in MAP–21

On the date of enactment of the MAP–21—

(1)

this Act and the amendments made by this Act shall cease to be effective;

(2)

the text of the laws amended by this Act shall revert back so as to read as the text read on the day before the date of enactment of this Act; and

(3)

the amendments made by the MAP–21 shall be executed as if this Act had not been enacted.

(d)

Table of contents

The table of contents for this Act is as follows:

Sec. 1. Short title; reconciliation of funds; special rule for execution of amendments in MAP–21; 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.

Title V—Student Loans

Sec. 501. Temporary authority.

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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 June 30, 2012, each place it appears and inserting the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 2012,;

(2)

by striking 3/4 each place it appears and inserting 280/366; and

(3)

in subsection (a) by striking June 30, 2012 and inserting July 6, 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 $479,250,000 and inserting $485,640,000.

(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 June 30, 2012. and inserting the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 2012..

(d)

Administrative expenses

Section 112(a) of the Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2011, Part II (125 Stat. 346) is amended by striking $294,641,438 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012. and inserting $314,493,723 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 2012..

(e)

Surface transportation project delivery pilot program

(1)

In general

Section 327(i)(1) of title 23, United States Code, is amended by striking the date that is 7 years after the date of enactment of this section and inserting September 30, 2012.

(2)

Effective date

The amendment made by paragraph (1) shall take effect as if included in section 101 of the Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2012 and shall not be subject to the special rule in section 1(c) of this Act.

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 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. and inserting $235,000,000 for each of fiscal years 2009 through 2011, and $178,600,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 2012..

(b)

Highway safety research and development

Section 2001(a)(2) of SAFETEA–LU (119 Stat. 1519) is amended by striking $108,244,000 for fiscal year 2011, and $81,183,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012. and inserting $108,244,000 for fiscal year 2011, and $82,265,440 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 2012..

(c)

Occupant protection incentive grants

Section 2001(a)(3) of SAFETEA–LU (119 Stat. 1519) is amended by striking $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. and inserting $25,000,000 for each of fiscal years 2006 through 2011, and $19,000,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 2012..

(d)

Safety belt performance grants

Section 2001(a)(4) of SAFETEA–LU (119 Stat. 1519) is amended by striking $124,500,000 for fiscal year 2011, and $36,375,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012. and inserting $124,500,000 for fiscal year 2011, and $36,860,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 2012..

(e)

State traffic safety information system improvements

Section 2001(a)(5) of SAFETEA–LU (119 Stat. 1519) is amended by striking $34,500,000 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. and inserting $34,500,000 for each of fiscal years 2006 through 2011 and $26,220,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 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 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. and inserting $139,000,000 for each of fiscal years 2009 through 2011, and $105,640,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 2012..

(g)

National driver register

Section 2001(a)(7) of SAFETEA–LU (119 Stat. 1520) is amended by striking $4,116,000 for fiscal year 2011, and $3,087,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012. and inserting $4,116,000 for fiscal year 2011, and $3,128,160 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 2012..

(h)

High visibility enforcement program

Section 2001(a)(8) of SAFETEA–LU (119 Stat. 1520) is amended by striking $29,000,000 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. and inserting $29,000,000 for each of fiscal years 2006 through 2011 and $22,040,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 2012..

(i)

Motorcyclist safety

Section 2001(a)(9) of SAFETEA–LU (119 Stat. 1520) is amended by striking $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. and inserting $7,000,000 for each of fiscal years 2009 through 2011, and $5,320,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 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 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. and inserting $7,000,000 for each of fiscal years 2009 through 2011, and $5,320,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 2012..

(k)

Administrative expenses

Section 2001(a)(11) of SAFETEA–LU (119 Stat. 1520) is amended by striking $25,328,000 for fiscal year 2011, and $18,996,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012. and inserting $25,328,000 for fiscal year 2011, and $19,249,280 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 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)

$161,120,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 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)

$185,549,440 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 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 $22,500,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012. and inserting 2011 and $22,800,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 2012.;

(2)

in paragraph (2) by striking 2011 and $24,000,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012. and inserting 2011 and $24,320,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 2012.;

(3)

in paragraph (3) by striking 2011 and $3,750,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012. and inserting 2011 and $3,800,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 2012.;

(4)

in paragraph (4) by striking 2011 and $18,750,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012. and inserting 2011 and $19,000,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 2012.; and

(5)

in paragraph (5)—

(A)

by striking 2006 and and inserting 2006,; and

(B)

by striking 2011 and $2,250,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012. and inserting 2011, and $2,280,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 2012..

(d)

High-Priority activities

Section 31104(k)(2) of title 49, United States Code, is amended by striking 2011 and $11,250,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012, and inserting 2011 and $11,400,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 2012,.

(e)

New entrant audits

Section 31144(g)(5)(B) of title 49, United States Code, is amended by striking and up to $21,750,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012, and inserting and up to $22,040,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 2012,.

(f)

Outreach and education

Section 4127(e) of SAFETEA–LU (119 Stat. 1741) is amended by striking and 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) and inserting and 2011 (and $760,000 to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, and $2,280,000 to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 2012).

(g)

Grant program for commercial motor vehicle operators

Section 4134(c) of SAFETEA–LU (119 Stat. 1744) is amended by striking 2011 and $750,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012, and inserting 2011 and $760,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 2012,.

(h)

Motor carrier safety advisory committee

Section 4144(d) of SAFETEA–LU (119 Stat. 1748) is amended by striking June 30, 2012 and inserting July 6, 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 June 30, 2012 and inserting July 6, 2012.

203.

Additional programs

(a)

Hazardous Materials Research Projects

Section 7131(c) of SAFETEA–LU (119 Stat. 1910) is amended by striking 2011 and $870,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012, and inserting 2011 and $881,600 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 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 June 30, 2012, and inserting 2011 and for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 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 June 30, 2012, and inserting 2011 and for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 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 June 30, 2012 and inserting 2011 and for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 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 July 6, 2012.—
;

(2)

in subparagraph (A) by striking 2011 and the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012, and inserting 2011 and the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 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 July 6, 2012.—; and

(B)

in the matter preceding clause (i) by striking 2011 and during the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012 and inserting 2011 and during the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 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 July 6, 2012.—;

(B)

in the matter preceding subparagraph (A) by striking 2011 and the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012, and inserting 2011 and the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 2012,; and

(C)

in subparagraph (A)(i) by striking 2011 and $150,000,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012, and inserting 2011 and $152,000,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 2012,;

(2)

in paragraph (6)—

(A)

in subparagraph (B) by striking 2011 and $11,250,000 shall be available for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012, and inserting 2011 and $11,400,000 shall be available for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 2012,; and

(B)

in subparagraph (C) by striking though 2011 and $3,750,000 shall be available for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012, and inserting through 2011 and $3,800,000 shall be available for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 2012,; and

(3)

in paragraph (7)—

(A)

in subparagraph (A)—

(i)

in the matter preceding clause (i)—

(I)

in the first sentence by striking 2011 and $7,500,000 shall be available for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012, and inserting 2011 and $7,600,000 shall be available for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 2012,; and

(II)

in the second sentence by striking shall be set aside for: and inserting shall be set aside:;

(ii)

in clause (i) by striking for each fiscal year and $1,875,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012, and inserting for each fiscal year and $1,900,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 2012,;

(iii)

in clause (ii) by striking for each fiscal year and $1,875,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012, and inserting for each fiscal year and $1,900,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 2012,;

(iv)

in clause (iii) by striking for each fiscal year and $750,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012, and inserting for each fiscal year and $760,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 2012,;

(v)

in clause (iv) by striking for each fiscal year and $750,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012, and inserting for each fiscal year and $760,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 2012,;

(vi)

in clause (v) by striking for each fiscal year and $750,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012, and inserting for each fiscal year and $760,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 2012,;

(vii)

in clause (vi) by striking for each fiscal year and $750,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012, and inserting for each fiscal year and $760,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 2012,;

(viii)

in clause (vii) by striking for each fiscal year and $487,500 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012, and inserting for each fiscal year and $494,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 2012,; and

(ix)

in clause (viii) by striking for each fiscal year and $262,500 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012, and inserting for each fiscal year and $266,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 2012,;

(B)

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

(vii)

$10,260,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 2012.

;

(C)

in subparagraph (C) by striking and during the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012, and inserting and during the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 2012,;

(D)

in subparagraph (D) by striking 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 inserting and not less than $26,600,000 shall be available for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 2012,; and

(E)

in subparagraph (E) by striking and $2,250,000 shall be available for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012, and inserting and $2,280,000 shall be available for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 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)

$11,400,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 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 July 6, 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 July 6, 2012, in accordance with subsection (a), except that the Secretary shall apportion 76 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)

$6,354,029,400 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 2012.

; and

(2)

in paragraph (2)—

(A)

in subparagraph (A) by striking $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, and inserting $113,500,000 for each of fiscal years 2009 through 2011, and $86,260,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 2012,;

(B)

in subparagraph (B) by striking $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, and inserting $4,160,365,000 for each of fiscal years 2009 through 2011, and $3,161,877,400 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 2012,;

(C)

in subparagraph (C) by striking $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, and inserting $51,500,000 for each of fiscal years 2009 through 2011, and $39,140,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 2012,;

(D)

in subparagraph (D) by striking $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, and inserting $1,666,500,000 for each of fiscal years 2009 through 2011, and $1,266,540,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 2012,;

(E)

in subparagraph (E) by striking $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, and inserting $984,000,000 for each of fiscal years 2009 through 2011, and $747,840,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 2012,;

(F)

in subparagraph (F) by striking $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, and inserting $133,500,000 for each of fiscal years 2009 through 2011, and $101,460,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 2012,;

(G)

in subparagraph (G) by striking $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 inserting $465,000,000 for each of fiscal years 2009 through 2011, and $353,400,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 2012,;

(H)

in subparagraph (H) by striking $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, and inserting $164,500,000 for each of fiscal years 2009 through 2011, and $125,020,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 2012,;

(I)

in subparagraph (I) by striking $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, and inserting $92,500,000 for each of fiscal years 2009 through 2011, and $70,300,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 2012,;

(J)

in subparagraph (J) by striking $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, and inserting $26,900,000 for each of fiscal years 2009 through 2011, and $20,444,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 2012,;

(K)

in subparagraph (K) by striking $3,500,000 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, and inserting $3,500,000 for each of fiscal years 2006 through 2011 and $2,660,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 2012,;

(L)

in subparagraph (L) by striking $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, and inserting $25,000,000 for each of fiscal years 2006 through 2011 and $19,000,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 2012,;

(M)

in subparagraph (M) by striking $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 inserting $465,000,000 for each of fiscal years 2009 through 2011, and $353,400,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 2012,; and

(N)

in subparagraph (N) by striking $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, and inserting $8,800,000 for each of fiscal years 2009 through 2011, and $6,688,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 2012,.

(b)

Capital investment grants

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

(7)

$1,485,800,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 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 2011, and $33,000,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012, and inserting 2011, and $33,440,000 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 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 July 6, 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 48 percent of the amount allocated for fiscal year 2009 under each such subparagraph.

(B)

University centers program

(i)

October 1, 2011, through July 6, 2012

Of the amounts allocated under subparagraph (A) for the university centers program under section 5506 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 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 48 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)

$75,021,880 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 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 June 30, 2012, and inserting 2011 and the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 2012,.

(b)

Public-Private partnership pilot program

Section 3011 of SAFETEA–LU (119 Stat. 1573) is amended—

(1)

in subsection (c)(5) by striking 2011 and the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012 and inserting 2011 and the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 2012; and

(2)

in the second sentence of subsection (d) by striking 2011 and the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on June 30, 2012, and inserting 2011 and the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 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 June 30, 2012 and inserting July 6, 2012.

(d)

Obligation ceiling

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

(8)

$7,948,291,280 for the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 2012, of which not more than $6,354,029,400 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 June 30, 2012, and inserting 2011 and the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 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 June 30, 2012, and inserting 2011 and the period beginning on October 1, 2011, and ending on July 6, 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 July 6, 2012, in amounts equal to 48 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 July 1, 2012 in subsections (b)(6)(B), (c)(1), and (e)(3) and inserting July 7, 2012; and

(2)

by striking Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2012 in subsections (c)(1) and (e)(3) and inserting Temporary 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 2012 each place it appears in subsection (b)(2) and inserting Temporary Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2012; and

(2)

by striking July 1, 2012 in subsection (d)(2) and inserting July 7, 2012.

(c)

Leaking Underground Storage Tank Trust Fund

Paragraph (2) of section 9508(e) of such Code is amended by striking July 1, 2012 and inserting July 7, 2012.

(d)

Effective date

The amendments made by this section shall take effect on July 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 June 30, 2012 and inserting July 6, 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 July 1, 2012 and inserting July 7, 2012:

(A)

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

(B)

Section 4051(c).

(C)

Section 4071(d).

(D)

Section 4081(d)(3).

(b)

Floor stocks refunds

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

(1)

by striking July 1, 2012 each place it appears and inserting July 7, 2012;

(2)

by striking December 31, 2012 each place it appears and inserting January 6, 2013; and

(3)

by striking October 1, 2012 and inserting October 7, 2012.

(c)

Extension of certain exemptions

Sections 4221(a) and 4483(i) of such Code are each amended by striking July 1, 2012 and inserting July 7, 2012.

(d)

Extension of transfers of certain taxes

(1)

In general

Section 9503 of such Code is amended—

(A)

in subsection (b)—

(i)

by striking July 1, 2012 each place it appears in paragraphs (1) and (2) and inserting July 7, 2012;

(ii)

by striking July 1, 2012 in the heading of paragraph (2) and inserting July 7, 2012;

(iii)

by striking June 30, 2012 in paragraph (2) and inserting July 6, 2012; and

(iv)

by striking April 1, 2013 in paragraph (2) and inserting April 7, 2013; and

(B)

in subsection (c)(2), by striking April 1, 2013 and inserting April 7, 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 July 1, 2012 and inserting July 7, 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 July 1, 2013 each place it appears and inserting July 7, 2013; and

(ii)

by striking July 1, 2012 and inserting July 7, 2012.

(e)

Technical correction

Paragraph (4) of section 4482(c) of such Code is amended to read as follows:

(4)

Taxable period

The term taxable period means any year beginning before July 1, 2013, and the period which begins on July 1, 2013, and ends at the close of September 30, 2013.

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(f)

Effective date

(1)

In general

Except as provided in paragraph (2), the amendments made by this section shall take effect on July 1, 2012.

(2)

Technical correction

The amendment made by subsection (e) shall take effect as if included in section 402 of the Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2012.

V

Student Loans

501.

Temporary authority

(a)

Temporary authority

Notwithstanding any other provision of law, the Secretary of Education is authorized to delay the origination and disbursement of Federal Direct Stafford loans made to undergraduate students under part D of the Higher Education Act of 1965 (20 U.S.C. 1087a et seq.) until the date of enactment of the MAP–21, except that the Secretary may only delay the origination and disbursement of such loans until July 6, 2012.

(b)

Special rule does not apply

Subsection (a) shall not be subject to the special rule in section 1(c) of this Act.

Speaker of the House of Representatives.

Vice President of the United States and President of the Senate.