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H.R. 5478 (115th): Northern Mariana Islands Enhanced Nutrition Assistance Act of 2018

The text of the bill below is as of Apr 11, 2018 (Introduced).


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115th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. R. 5478

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

April 11, 2018

introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Agriculture

A BILL

To amend the Agricultural Act of 2014 to make funds available for the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands pilot project for fiscal years 2019 through 2023.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Northern Mariana Islands Enhanced Nutrition Assistance Act of 2018.

2.

Amendments

Section 4031(e)(2) of the Agricultural Act of 2014 (Public Law 113–79; 48 U.S.C. 1841 note) is amended—

(1)

in subparagraph (A)—

(A)

by striking subparagraph (B) and inserting subparagraphs (B) and (C);

(B)

in clause (i) by striking and at the end;

(C)

in clause (ii)—

(i)

by striking the period at the end and inserting ; and; and

(ii)

by adding at the end the following:

(iii)

$8,500,000 for each of the fiscal years 2019 through 2023.

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(2)

in subparagraph (B) by striking If and inserting Subject to subparagraph (C), if; and

(3)

by adding at the end the following:

(C)

Limitation

Notwithstanding subparagraph (B), no funds available under subparagraph (A)(iii) may be provided under subparagraph (B) for a fiscal year if the amount of unexpended funds that remain available under subparagraph (B)(ii) as of January 1 immediately preceding the first day of such fiscal year exceeds $8,500,000.

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