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Enacted 2013 Continuing Resolution March

  1. 1. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsFront matterfront matter.xml SEN.1 APPRO. [file of 29]AMENDMENT NO.llll Calendar No. 21Purpose: In the nature of a substitute.IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES—113th Cong., 1st Sess. H.R. 933Making appropriations for the Department of Defense, the Department of Veterans Affairs, and other departments and agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2013, and for other purposes. Referred to the Committee on llllllllll and ordered to be printed Ordered to lie on the table and to be printedAMENDMENT IN THE NATURE OF A SUBSTITUTE intended to be proposed by Ms. MIKULSKI (for herself and Mr. SHELBY)Viz: 1 Strike all after the enacting clause, and insert in lieu 2 thereof: 3 That the following sums are hereby appropriated, out of 4 any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, 5 for fiscal year 2013, and for other purposes, namely: 6 SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE. 7 This Act may be cited as the ‘‘Consolidated and Fur- 8 ther Continuing Appropriations Act, 2013’’. 9 SEC. 2. TABLE OF CONTENTS.10 The table of contents of this Act is as follows:
  2. 2. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsFront matterfront matter.xml SEN.1 APPRO. [file of 29] 2 Sec. 1. Short title. Sec. 2. Table of contents. Sec. 3. References. Sec. 4. Explanatory statement. Sec. 5. Availabilty of funds. DIVISION A—AGRICULTURE, RURAL DEVELOPMENT, FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION, AND RELATED AGENCIES APPROPRIA- TIONS ACT, 2013 Title I—Agricultural Programs Title II—Conservation Programs Title III—Rural Development Programs Title IV—Domestic Food Programs Title V—Foreign Assistance and Related Programs Title VI—Food and Drug Administration and Farm Credit Administration Title VII—General provisions DIVISION B—COMMERCE, JUSTICE, SCIENCE, AND RELATED AGENCIES APPROPRIATIONS ACT, 2013 Title I—Department of Commerce Title II—Department of Justice Title III—Science Title IV—Related agencies Title V—General provisions DIVISION C—DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE APPROPRIATIONS ACT, 2013 Title I—Military Personnel Title II—Operation and Maintenance Title III—Procurement Title IV—Research, Development, Test and Evaluation Title V—Revolving and Management Funds Title VI—Other Department of Defense Programs Title VII—Related agencies Title VIII—General provisions Title IX—Overseas contingency operations DIVISION D—DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY APPROPRIATIONS ACT, 2013 Title I—Departmental management and operations Title II—Security, enforcement, and investigations Title III—Protection, preparedness, response, and recovery Title IV—Research and development, training, and services Title V—General provisions DIVISION E—MILITARY CONSTRUCTION AND VETERANS AFFAIRS, AND RELATED AGENCIES APPROPRIATIONS ACT, 2013 Title I—Department of Defense Title II—Department of Veterans Affairs Title III—Related agencies Title IV—Overseas contingency operations Title V—General provisions
  3. 3. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsFront matterfront matter.xml SEN.1 APPRO. [file of 29] 3 DIVISION F—FURTHER CONTINUING APPROPRIATIONS ACT, 2013 Title I—General Provisions Title II—Energy and Water Development Title III—Financial Services and General Government Title IV—Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Title V—Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Title VI—Legislative Branch Title VII—State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs Title VIII—Transportation and Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies DIVISION G—OTHER MATTERS 1 SEC. 3. REFERENCES. 2 Except as expressly provided otherwise, any reference 3 to ‘‘this Act’’ contained in division A, B, C, D, or E of 4 this Act shall be treated as referring only to the provisions 5 of that division. 6 SEC. 4. EXPLANATORY STATEMENT. 7 The explanatory statement regarding this Act printed 8 in the Senate section of the Congressional Record on or 9 about March 11, 2013, by the Chairwoman of the Com-10 mittee on Appropriations of the Senate shall have the11 same effect with respect to the allocation of funds and im-12 plementation of this Act as if it were a joint explanatory13 statement of a committee of conference.14 SEC. 5. AVAILABILITY OF FUNDS.15 Each amount designated in this Act by the Congress16 for Overseas Contingency Operations/Global War on Ter-17 rorism pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(A) of the Balanced18 Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 shall19 be available (or rescinded, if applicable) only if the Presi-
  4. 4. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsDIV A--AG01MAR CR T1.xml [file APPRO. SEN. 2 of29] 4 1 dent subsequently so designates all such amounts and 2 transmits such designations to the Congress. 3 DIVISION A—AGRICULTURE, RURAL DE- 4 VELOPMENT, FOOD AND DRUG ADMIN- 5 ISTRATION, AND RELATED AGENCIES 6 APPROPRIATIONS ACT, 2013 7 The following sums are hereby appropriated, out of 8 any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, 9 for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2013, for Agri-10 culture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administra-11 tion, and Related Agencies programs and for other pur-12 poses, namely:13 TITLE I14 AGRICULTURAL PROGRAMS15 PRODUCTION, PROCESSING AND MARKETING16 OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY17 (INCLUDING TRANSFERS OF FUNDS)18 For necessary expenses of the Office of the Secretary,19 $46,388,000, of which not to exceed $5,051,000 shall be20 available for the immediate Office of the Secretary; not21 to exceed $498,000 shall be available for the Office of22 Tribal Relations; not to exceed $1,496,000 shall be avail-23 able for the Office of Homeland Security and Emergency24 Coordination; not to exceed $1,422,000 shall be available25 for the Office of Advocacy and Outreach; not to exceed
  5. 5. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsDIV A--AG01MAR CR T1.xml [file APPRO. SEN. 2 of29] 5 1 $25,046,000 shall be available for the Office of the Assist- 2 ant Secretary for Administration, of which $24,242,000 3 shall be available for Departmental Administration to pro- 4 vide for necessary expenses for management support serv- 5 ices to offices of the Department and for general adminis- 6 tration, security, repairs and alterations, and other mis- 7 cellaneous supplies and expenses not otherwise provided 8 for and necessary for the practical and efficient work of 9 the Department; not to exceed $3,869,000 shall be avail-10 able for the Office of Assistant Secretary for Congres-11 sional Relations to carry out the programs funded by this12 Act, including programs involving intergovernmental af-13 fairs and liaison within the executive branch; and not to14 exceed $9,006,000 shall be available for the Office of Com-15 munications: Provided, That the Secretary of Agriculture16 is authorized to transfer funds appropriated for any office17 of the Office of the Secretary to any other office of the18 Office of the Secretary: Provided further, That no appro-19 priation for any office shall be increased or decreased by20 more than 5 percent: Provided further, That not to exceed21 $11,000 of the amount made available under this para-22 graph for the immediate Office of the Secretary shall be23 available for official reception and representation ex-24 penses, not otherwise provided for, as determined by the25 Secretary: Provided further, That the amount made avail-
  6. 6. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsDIV A--AG01MAR CR T1.xml [file APPRO. SEN. 2 of29] 6 1 able under this heading for Departmental Administration 2 shall be reimbursed from applicable appropriations in this 3 Act for travel expenses incident to the holding of hearings 4 as required by 5 U.S.C. 551–558: Provided further, That 5 funds made available under this heading for the Office of 6 Assistant Secretary for Congressional Relations may be 7 transferred to agencies of the Department of Agriculture 8 funded by this Act to maintain personnel at the agency 9 level: Provided further, That no funds made available10 under this heading for the Office of Assistant Secretary11 for Congressional Relations may be obligated after 3012 days from the date of enactment of this Act, unless the13 Secretary has notified the Committees on Appropriations14 of both Houses of Congress on the allocation of these15 funds by USDA agency.16 EXECUTIVE OPERATIONS17 OFFICE OF THE CHIEF ECONOMIST18 For necessary expenses of the Office of the Chief19 Economist, $16,008,000, of which $4,000,000 shall be for20 grants or cooperative agreements for policy research under21 7 U.S.C. 3155 and shall be obligated within 90 days of22 the enactment of this Act.23 NATIONAL APPEALS DIVISION24 For necessary expenses of the National Appeals Divi-25 sion, $14,225,000.
  7. 7. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsDIV A--AG01MAR CR T1.xml [file APPRO. SEN. 2 of29] 7 1 OFFICE OF BUDGET AND PROGRAM ANALYSIS 2 For necessary expenses of the Office of Budget and 3 Program Analysis, $9,049,000. 4 OFFICE OF THE CHIEF INFORMATION OFFICER 5 For necessary expenses of the Office of the Chief In- 6 formation Officer, $44,031,000. 7 OFFICE OF THE CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER 8 For necessary expenses of the Office of the Chief Fi- 9 nancial Officer, $6,247,000: Provided, That no funds10 made available by this appropriation may be obligated for11 FAIR Act or Circular A–76 activities until the Secretary12 has submitted to the Committees on Appropriations of13 both Houses of Congress and the Committee on Oversight14 and Government Reform of the House of Representatives15 a report on the Department’s contracting out policies, in-16 cluding agency budgets for contracting out.17 OFFICE OF THE ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR CIVIL18 RIGHTS19 For necessary expenses of the Office of the Assistant20 Secretary for Civil Rights, $893,000.21 OFFICE OF CIVIL RIGHTS22 For necessary expenses of the Office of Civil Rights,23 $22,692,000.
  8. 8. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsDIV A--AG01MAR CR T1.xml [file APPRO. SEN. 2 of29] 8 1 AGRICULTURE BUILDINGS AND FACILITIES AND RENTAL 2 PAYMENTS 3 (INCLUDING TRANSFERS OF FUNDS) 4 For payment of space rental and related costs pursu- 5 ant to Public Law 92–313, including authorities pursuant 6 to the 1984 delegation of authority from the Adminis- 7 trator of General Services to the Department of Agri- 8 culture under 40 U.S.C. 486, for programs and activities 9 of the Department which are included in this Act, and for10 alterations and other actions needed for the Department11 and its agencies to consolidate unneeded space into con-12 figurations suitable for release to the Administrator of13 General Services, and for the operation, maintenance, im-14 provement, and repair of Agriculture buildings and facili-15 ties, and for related costs, $271,336,000, to remain avail-16 able until expended, of which $175,694,000 shall be avail-17 able for payments to the General Services Administration18 for rent; of which $13,473,000 is for payments to the De-19 partment of Homeland Security for building security ac-20 tivities; and of which $82,169,000 is for buildings oper-21 ations and maintenance expenses: Provided, That the Sec-22 retary may use unobligated prior year balances of an agen-23 cy or office that are no longer available for new obligation24 to cover shortfalls incurred in prior year rental payments25 for such agency or office: Provided further, That the Sec-
  9. 9. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsDIV A--AG01MAR CR T1.xml [file APPRO. SEN. 2 of29] 9 1 retary is authorized to transfer funds from a Depart- 2 mental agency to this account to recover the full cost of 3 the space and security expenses of that agency that are 4 funded by this account when the actual costs exceed the 5 agency estimate which will be available for the activities 6 and payments described herein. 7 HAZARDOUS MATERIALS MANAGEMENT 8 (INCLUDING TRANSFERS OF FUNDS) 9 For necessary expenses of the Department of Agri-10 culture, to comply with the Comprehensive Environmental11 Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (42 U.S.C.12 9601 et seq.) and the Resource Conservation and Recovery13 Act (42 U.S.C. 6901 et seq.), $3,992,000, to remain avail-14 able until expended: Provided, That appropriations and15 funds available herein to the Department for Hazardous16 Materials Management may be transferred to any agency17 of the Department for its use in meeting all requirements18 pursuant to the above Acts on Federal and non-Federal19 lands.20 OFFICE OF INSPECTOR GENERAL21 For necessary expenses of the Office of Inspector22 General, including employment pursuant to the Inspector23 General Act of 1978, $89,016,000, including such sums24 as may be necessary for contracting and other arrange-25 ments with public agencies and private persons pursuant
  10. 10. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsDIV A--AG01MAR CR T1.xml [file APPRO. SEN. 2 of29] 10 1 to section 6(a)(9) of the Inspector General Act of 1978, 2 and including not to exceed $125,000 for certain confiden- 3 tial operational expenses, including the payment of inform- 4 ants, to be expended under the direction of the Inspector 5 General pursuant to Public Law 95–452 and section 1337 6 of Public Law 97–98. 7 OFFICE OF THE GENERAL COUNSEL 8 For necessary expenses of the Office of the General 9 Counsel, $45,074,000.10 OFFICE OF ETHICS11 For necessary expenses of the Office of Ethics,12 $3,405,000.13 OFFICE OF THE UNDER SECRETARY FOR RESEARCH,14 EDUCATION AND ECONOMICS15 For necessary expenses of the Office of the Under16 Secretary for Research, Education and Economics,17 $893,000.18 ECONOMIC RESEARCH SERVICE19 For necessary expenses of the Economic Research20 Service, $77,397,000.21 NATIONAL AGRICULTURAL STATISTICS SERVICE22 For necessary expenses of the National Agricultural23 Statistics Service, $179,477,000, of which up to24 $62,500,000 shall be available until expended for the Cen-25 sus of Agriculture.
  11. 11. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsDIV A--AG01MAR CR T1.xml [file APPRO. SEN. 2 of29] 11 1 AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH SERVICE 2 SALARIES AND EXPENSES 3 For necessary expenses of the Agricultural Research 4 Service and for acquisition of lands by donation, exchange, 5 or purchase at a nominal cost not to exceed $100, and 6 for land exchanges where the lands exchanged shall be of 7 equal value or shall be equalized by a payment of money 8 to the grantor which shall not exceed 25 percent of the 9 total value of the land or interests transferred out of Fed-10 eral ownership, $1,101,853,000: Provided, That appro-11 priations hereunder shall be available for the operation12 and maintenance of aircraft and the purchase of not to13 exceed one for replacement only: Provided further, That14 appropriations hereunder shall be available pursuant to 715 U.S.C. 2250 for the construction, alteration, and repair16 of buildings and improvements, but unless otherwise pro-17 vided, the cost of constructing any one building shall not18 exceed $375,000, except for headhouses or greenhouses19 which shall each be limited to $1,200,000, and except for20 10 buildings to be constructed or improved at a cost not21 to exceed $750,000 each, and the cost of altering any one22 building during the fiscal year shall not exceed 10 percent23 of the current replacement value of the building or24 $375,000, whichever is greater: Provided further, That the25 limitations on alterations contained in this Act shall not
  12. 12. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsDIV A--AG01MAR CR T1.xml [file APPRO. SEN. 2 of29] 12 1 apply to modernization or replacement of existing facilities 2 at Beltsville, Maryland: Provided further, That appropria- 3 tions hereunder shall be available for granting easements 4 at the Beltsville Agricultural Research Center: Provided 5 further, That the foregoing limitations shall not apply to 6 replacement of buildings needed to carry out the Act of 7 April 24, 1948 (21 U.S.C. 113a): Provided further, That 8 appropriations hereunder shall be available for granting 9 easements at any Agricultural Research Service location10 for the construction of a research facility by a non-Federal11 entity for use by, and acceptable to, the Agricultural Re-12 search Service and a condition of the easements shall be13 that upon completion the facility shall be accepted by the14 Secretary, subject to the availability of funds herein, if the15 Secretary finds that acceptance of the facility is in the16 interest of the United States: Provided further, That sec-17 tion 732(b) of division A of Public Law 112–55 (125 Stat.18 587) is amended by adding at the end the following new19 sentence: ‘‘The conveyance authority provided by this sub-20 section expires September 30, 2013, and all conveyances21 under this subsection must be completed by that date.’’:22 Provided further, That funds may be received from any23 State, other political subdivision, organization, or indi-24 vidual for the purpose of establishing or operating any re-
  13. 13. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsDIV A--AG01MAR CR T1.xml [file APPRO. SEN. 2 of29] 13 1 search facility or research project of the Agricultural Re- 2 search Service, as authorized by law. 3 NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF FOOD AND AGRICULTURE 4 RESEARCH AND EDUCATION ACTIVITIES 5 For payments to agricultural experiment stations, for 6 cooperative forestry and other research, for facilities, and 7 for other expenses, $738,638,000, which shall be for the 8 purposes, and in the amounts, specified in the table titled 9 ‘‘National Institute of Food and Agriculture, Research10 and Education Activities’’ in the report accompanying this11 Act: Provided, That funds for research grants for 199412 institutions, education grants for 1890 institutions, capac-13 ity building for non-land-grant colleges of agriculture, the14 agriculture and food research initiative, Critical Agricul-15 tural Materials Act, veterinary medicine loan repayment,16 multicultural scholars, graduate fellowship and institution17 challenge grants, and grants management systems shall18 remain available until expended: Provided further, That19 each institution eligible to receive funds under the Evans-20 Allen program receives no less than $1,000,000: Provided21 further, That funds for education grants for Alaska Native22 and Native Hawaiian-serving institutions be made avail-23 able to individual eligible institutions or consortia of eligi-24 ble institutions with funds awarded equally to each of the25 States of Alaska and Hawaii: Provided further, That funds
  14. 14. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsDIV A--AG01MAR CR T1.xml [file APPRO. SEN. 2 of29] 14 1 for education grants for 1890 institutions shall be made 2 available to institutions eligible to receive funds under 7 3 U.S.C. 3221 and 3222. 4 NATIVE AMERICAN INSTITUTIONS ENDOWMENT FUND 5 For the Native American Institutions Endowment 6 Fund authorized by Public Law 103–382 (7 U.S.C. 301 7 note), $11,880,000, to remain available until expended. 8 EXTENSION ACTIVITIES 9 For payments to States, the District of Columbia,10 Puerto Rico, Guam, the Virgin Islands, Micronesia, the11 Northern Marianas, and American Samoa, $475,854,000,12 which shall be for the purposes, and in the amounts, speci-13 fied in the table titled ‘‘National Institute of Food and14 Agriculture, Extension Activities’’ in the report accom-15 panying this Act: Provided, That funds for facility im-16 provements at 1890 institutions shall remain available17 until expended: Provided further, That institutions eligible18 to receive funds under 7 U.S.C. 3221 for cooperative ex-19 tension receive no less than $1,000,000: Provided further,20 That funds for cooperative extension under sections 3(b)21 and (c) of the Smith-Lever Act (7 U.S.C. 343(b) and (c))22 and section 208(c) of Public Law 93–471 shall be avail-23 able for retirement and employees’ compensation costs for24 extension agents.
  15. 15. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsDIV A--AG01MAR CR T1.xml [file APPRO. SEN. 2 of29] 15 1 INTEGRATED ACTIVITIES 2 For the integrated research, education, and extension 3 grants programs, including necessary administrative ex- 4 penses, $21,482,000, which shall be for the purposes, and 5 in the amounts, specified in the table titled ‘‘National In- 6 stitute of Food and Agriculture, Integrated Activities’’ in 7 the report accompanying this Act: Provided, That funds 8 for the Food and Agriculture Defense Initiative shall re- 9 main available until September 30, 2014.10 OFFICE OF THE UNDER SECRETARY FOR MARKETING11 AND REGULATORY PROGRAMS12 For necessary expenses of the Office of the Under13 Secretary for Marketing and Regulatory Programs,14 $893,000.15 ANIMAL AND PLANT HEALTH INSPECTION SERVICE16 SALARIES AND EXPENSES17 (INCLUDING TRANSFERS OF FUNDS)18 For necessary expenses of the Animal and Plant19 Health Inspection Service, including up to $30,000 for20 representation allowances and for expenses pursuant to21 the Foreign Service Act of 1980 (22 U.S.C. 4085),22 $821,851,000, of which $1,500,000, to remain available23 until expended, shall be available for the control of out-24 breaks of insects, plant diseases, animal diseases and for25 control of pest animals and birds (‘‘contingency fund’’) to
  16. 16. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsDIV A--AG01MAR CR T1.xml [file APPRO. SEN. 2 of29] 16 1 the extent necessary to meet emergency conditions; of 2 which $15,970,000, to remain available until expended, 3 shall be used for the cotton pests program for cost share 4 purposes or for debt retirement for active eradication 5 zones; of which $36,858,000, to remain available until ex- 6 pended, shall be for Animal Health Technical Services; of 7 which $696,000 shall be for activities under the authority 8 of the Horse Protection Act of 1970, as amended (15 9 U.S.C. 1831); of which $52,000,000, to remain available10 until expended, shall be used to support avian health; of11 which $4,335,000, to remain available until expended,12 shall be for information technology infrastructure; of13 which $153,950,000, to remain available until expended,14 shall be for specialty crop pests; of which, $9,068,000, to15 remain available until expended, shall be for field crop and16 rangeland ecosystem pests; of which $56,638,000, to re-17 main available until expended, shall be for tree and wood18 pests; of which $2,750,000, to remain available until ex-19 pended, shall be for the National Veterinary Stockpile; of20 which up to $1,500,000, to remain available until ex-21 pended, shall be for the scrapie program for indemnities;22 of which $1,500,000, to remain available until expended,23 shall be for the wildlife damage management program for24 aviation safety: Provided, That of amounts available under25 this heading for wildlife services methods development,
  17. 17. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsDIV A--AG01MAR CR T1.xml [file APPRO. SEN. 2 of29] 17 1 $1,000,000 shall remain available until expended: Pro- 2 vided further, That of amounts available under this head- 3 ing for the screwworm program, $4,971,000 shall remain 4 available until expended: Provided further, That no funds 5 shall be used to formulate or administer a brucellosis 6 eradication program for the current fiscal year that does 7 not require minimum matching by the States of at least 8 40 percent: Provided further, That this appropriation shall 9 be available for the operation and maintenance of aircraft10 and the purchase of not to exceed four, of which two shall11 be for replacement only: Provided further, That in addi-12 tion, in emergencies which threaten any segment of the13 agricultural production industry of this country, the Sec-14 retary may transfer from other appropriations or funds15 available to the agencies or corporations of the Depart-16 ment such sums as may be deemed necessary, to be avail-17 able only in such emergencies for the arrest and eradi-18 cation of contagious or infectious disease or pests of ani-19 mals, poultry, or plants, and for expenses in accordance20 with sections 10411 and 10417 of the Animal Health Pro-21 tection Act (7 U.S.C. 8310 and 8316) and sections 43122 and 442 of the Plant Protection Act (7 U.S.C. 7751 and23 7772), and any unexpended balances of funds transferred24 for such emergency purposes in the preceding fiscal year25 shall be merged with such transferred amounts: Provided
  18. 18. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsDIV A--AG01MAR CR T1.xml [file APPRO. SEN. 2 of29] 18 1 further, That appropriations hereunder shall be available 2 pursuant to law (7 U.S.C. 2250) for the repair and alter- 3 ation of leased buildings and improvements, but unless 4 otherwise provided the cost of altering any one building 5 during the fiscal year shall not exceed 10 percent of the 6 current replacement value of the building. 7 In fiscal year 2013, the agency is authorized to collect 8 fees to cover the total costs of providing technical assist- 9 ance, goods, or services requested by States, other political10 subdivisions, domestic and international organizations,11 foreign governments, or individuals, provided that such12 fees are structured such that any entity’s liability for such13 fees is reasonably based on the technical assistance, goods,14 or services provided to the entity by the agency, and such15 fees shall be reimbursed to this account, to remain avail-16 able until expended, without further appropriation, for17 providing such assistance, goods, or services.18 BUILDINGS AND FACILITIES19 For plans, construction, repair, preventive mainte-20 nance, environmental support, improvement, extension, al-21 teration, and purchase of fixed equipment or facilities, as22 authorized by 7 U.S.C. 2250, and acquisition of land as23 authorized by 7 U.S.C. 428a, $3,175,000, to remain avail-24 able until expended.
  19. 19. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsDIV A--AG01MAR CR T1.xml [file APPRO. SEN. 2 of29] 19 1 AGRICULTURAL MARKETING SERVICE 2 MARKETING SERVICES 3 For necessary expenses of the Agricultural Marketing 4 Service, $78,863,000: Provided, That this appropriation 5 shall be available pursuant to law (7 U.S.C. 2250) for the 6 alteration and repair of buildings and improvements, but 7 the cost of altering any one building during the fiscal year 8 shall not exceed 10 percent of the current replacement 9 value of the building.10 Fees may be collected for the cost of standardization11 activities, as established by regulation pursuant to law (3112 U.S.C. 9701).13 LIMITATION ON ADMINISTRATIVE EXPENSES14 Not to exceed $62,592,000 (from fees collected) shall15 be obligated during the current fiscal year for administra-16 tive expenses: Provided, That if crop size is understated17 and/or other uncontrollable events occur, the agency may18 exceed this limitation by up to 10 percent with notification19 to the Committees on Appropriations of both Houses of20 Congress.21 FUNDS FOR STRENGTHENING MARKETS, INCOME, AND22 SUPPLY (SECTION 32)23 (INCLUDING TRANSFERS OF FUNDS)24 Funds available under section 32 of the Act of Au-25 gust 24, 1935 (7 U.S.C. 612c), shall be used only for com-
  20. 20. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsDIV A--AG01MAR CR T1.xml [file APPRO. SEN. 2 of29] 20 1 modity program expenses as authorized therein, and other 2 related operating expenses, except for: (1) transfers to the 3 Department of Commerce as authorized by the Fish and 4 Wildlife Act of August 8, 1956; (2) transfers otherwise 5 provided in this Act; and (3) not more than $20,056,000 6 for formulation and administration of marketing agree- 7 ments and orders pursuant to the Agricultural Marketing 8 Agreement Act of 1937 and the Agricultural Act of 1961. 9 PAYMENTS TO STATES AND POSSESSIONS10 For payments to departments of agriculture, bureaus11 and departments of markets, and similar agencies for12 marketing activities under section 204(b) of the Agricul-13 tural Marketing Act of 1946 (7 U.S.C. 1623(b)),14 $1,331,000.15 GRAIN INSPECTION, PACKERS AND STOCKYARDS16 ADMINISTRATION17 SALARIES AND EXPENSES18 For necessary expenses of the Grain Inspection,19 Packers and Stockyards Administration, $40,261,000:20 Provided, That this appropriation shall be available pursu-21 ant to law (7 U.S.C. 2250) for the alteration and repair22 of buildings and improvements, but the cost of altering23 any one building during the fiscal year shall not exceed24 10 percent of the current replacement value of the build-25 ing.
  21. 21. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsDIV A--AG01MAR CR T1.xml [file APPRO. SEN. 2 of29] 21 1 LIMITATION ON INSPECTION AND WEIGHING SERVICES 2 EXPENSES 3 Not to exceed $50,000,000 (from fees collected) shall 4 be obligated during the current fiscal year for inspection 5 and weighing services: Provided, That if grain export ac- 6 tivities require additional supervision and oversight, or 7 other uncontrollable factors occur, this limitation may be 8 exceeded by up to 10 percent with notification to the Com- 9 mittees on Appropriations of both Houses of Congress.10 OFFICE OF THE UNDER SECRETARY FOR FOOD SAFETY11 For necessary expenses of the Office of the Under12 Secretary for Food Safety, $811,000.13 FOOD SAFETY AND INSPECTION SERVICE14 For necessary expenses to carry out services author-15 ized by the Federal Meat Inspection Act, the Poultry16 Products Inspection Act, and the Egg Products Inspection17 Act, including not to exceed $50,000 for representation18 allowances and for expenses pursuant to section 8 of the19 Act approved August 3, 1956 (7 U.S.C. 1766),20 $1,001,427,000; and in addition, $1,000,000 may be cred-21 ited to this account from fees collected for the cost of lab-22 oratory accreditation as authorized by section 1327 of the23 Food, Agriculture, Conservation and Trade Act of 199024 (7 U.S.C. 138f): Provided, That funds provided for the25 Public Health Data Communication Infrastructure system
  22. 22. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsDIV A--AG01MAR CR T1.xml [file APPRO. SEN. 2 of29] 22 1 shall remain available until expended: Provided further, 2 That no fewer than 148 full-time equivalent positions shall 3 be employed during fiscal year 2013 for purposes dedi- 4 cated solely to inspections and enforcement related to the 5 Humane Methods of Slaughter Act: Provided further, That 6 the Food Safety and Inspection Service shall continue im- 7 plementation of section 11016 of Public Law 110–246: 8 Provided further, That this appropriation shall be available 9 pursuant to law (7 U.S.C. 2250) for the alteration and10 repair of buildings and improvements, but the cost of al-11 tering any one building during the fiscal year shall not12 exceed 10 percent of the current replacement value of the13 building.14 OFFICE OF THE UNDER SECRETARY FOR FARM AND15 FOREIGN AGRICULTURAL SERVICES16 For necessary expenses of the Office of the Under17 Secretary for Farm and Foreign Agricultural Services,18 $893,000.19 FARM SERVICE AGENCY20 SALARIES AND EXPENSES21 (INCLUDING TRANSFERS OF FUNDS)22 For necessary expenses of the Farm Service Agency,23 $1,208,290,000: Provided, That the Secretary is author-24 ized to use the services, facilities, and authorities (but not25 the funds) of the Commodity Credit Corporation to make
  23. 23. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsDIV A--AG01MAR CR T1.xml [file APPRO. SEN. 2 of29] 23 1 program payments for all programs administered by the 2 Agency: Provided further, That other funds made available 3 to the Agency for authorized activities may be advanced 4 to and merged with this account: Provided further, That 5 funds made available to county committees shall remain 6 available until expended. 7 STATE MEDIATION GRANTS 8 For grants pursuant to section 502(b) of the Agricul- 9 tural Credit Act of 1987, as amended (7 U.S.C. 5101–10 5106), $4,369,000.11 GRASSROOTS SOURCE WATER PROTECTION PROGRAM12 For necessary expenses to carry out wellhead or13 groundwater protection activities under section 1240O of14 the Food Security Act of 1985 (16 U.S.C. 3839bb–2),15 $5,500,000, to remain available until expended.16 DAIRY INDEMNITY PROGRAM17 (INCLUDING TRANSFER OF FUNDS)18 For necessary expenses involved in making indemnity19 payments to dairy farmers and manufacturers of dairy20 products under a dairy indemnity program, such sums as21 may be necessary, to remain available until expended: Pro-22 vided, That such program is carried out by the Secretary23 in the same manner as the dairy indemnity program de-24 scribed in the Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and25 Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropria-
  24. 24. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsDIV A--AG01MAR CR T1.xml [file APPRO. SEN. 2 of29] 24 1 tions Act, 2001 (Public Law 106–387, 114 Stat. 1549A– 2 12). 3 AGRICULTURAL CREDIT INSURANCE FUND PROGRAM 4 ACCOUNT 5 (INCLUDING TRANSFERS OF FUNDS) 6 For gross obligations for the principal amount of di- 7 rect and guaranteed farm ownership (7 U.S.C. 1922 et 8 seq.) and operating (7 U.S.C. 1941 et seq.) loans, emer- 9 gency loans (7 U.S.C. 1961 et seq.), Indian tribe land ac-10 quisition loans (25 U.S.C. 488), boll weevil loans (711 U.S.C. 1989), guaranteed conservation loans (7 U.S.C.12 1924 et seq.), and Indian highly fractionated land loans13 (25 U.S.C. 488) to be available from funds in the Agricul-14 tural Credit Insurance Fund, as follows: $1,500,000,00015 for guaranteed farm ownership loans and $475,000,00016 for farm ownership direct loans; $1,500,000,000 for un-17 subsidized guaranteed operating loans and18 $1,050,090,000 for direct operating loans; emergency19 loans, $34,658,000; Indian tribe land acquisition loans,20 $2,000,000; guaranteed conservation loans,21 $150,000,000; Indian highly fractionated land loans,22 $10,000,000; and for boll weevil eradication program23 loans, $100,000,000: Provided, That the Secretary shall24 deem the pink bollworm to be a boll weevil for the purpose25 of boll weevil eradication program loans.
  25. 25. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsDIV A--AG01MAR CR T1.xml [file APPRO. SEN. 2 of29] 25 1 For the cost of direct and guaranteed loans and 2 grants, including the cost of modifying loans as defined 3 in section 502 of the Congressional Budget Act of 1974, 4 as follows: farm ownership, $20,140,000 for direct loans; 5 farm operating loans, $58,490,000 for direct operating 6 loans, $17,850,000 for unsubsidized guaranteed operating 7 loans, emergency loans, $1,317,000, to remain available 8 until expended; and Indian highly fractionated land loans, 9 $173,000.10 In addition, for administrative expenses necessary to11 carry out the direct and guaranteed loan programs,12 $312,897,000, of which $304,977,000 shall be transferred13 to and merged with the appropriation for ‘‘Farm Service14 Agency, Salaries and Expenses’’.15 Funds appropriated by this Act to the Agricultural16 Credit Insurance Program Account for farm ownership,17 operating and conservation direct loans and guaranteed18 loans may be transferred among these programs: Pro-19 vided, That the Committees on Appropriations of both20 Houses of Congress are notified at least 15 days in ad-21 vance of any transfer.22 RISK MANAGEMENT AGENCY23 For necessary expenses of the Risk Management24 Agency, $74,900,000: Provided, That the funds made25 available under section 522(e) of the Federal Crop Insur-
  26. 26. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsDIV A--AG01MAR CR T1.xml [file APPRO. SEN. 2 of29] 26 1 ance Act (7 U.S.C. 1522(e)) may be used for the Common 2 Information Management System: Provided further, That 3 not to exceed $1,000 shall be available for official recep- 4 tion and representation expenses, as authorized by 7 5 U.S.C. 1506(i). 6 CORPORATIONS 7 The following corporations and agencies are hereby 8 authorized to make expenditures, within the limits of 9 funds and borrowing authority available to each such cor-10 poration or agency and in accord with law, and to make11 contracts and commitments without regard to fiscal year12 limitations as provided by section 104 of the Government13 Corporation Control Act as may be necessary in carrying14 out the programs set forth in the budget for the current15 fiscal year for such corporation or agency, except as here-16 inafter provided.17 FEDERAL CROP INSURANCE CORPORATION FUND18 For payments as authorized by section 516 of the19 Federal Crop Insurance Act (7 U.S.C. 1516), such sums20 as may be necessary, to remain available until expended.21 COMMODITY CREDIT CORPORATION FUND22 REIMBURSEMENT FOR NET REALIZED LOSSES23 (INCLUDING TRANSFERS OF FUNDS)24 For the current fiscal year, such sums as may be nec-25 essary to reimburse the Commodity Credit Corporation for
  27. 27. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsDIV A--AG01MAR CR T1.xml [file APPRO. SEN. 2 of29] 27 1 net realized losses sustained, but not previously reim- 2 bursed, pursuant to section 2 of the Act of August 17, 3 1961 (15 U.S.C. 713a–11): Provided, That of the funds 4 available to the Commodity Credit Corporation under sec- 5 tion 11 of the Commodity Credit Corporation Charter Act 6 (15 U.S.C. 714i) for the conduct of its business with the 7 Foreign Agricultural Service, up to $5,000,000 may be 8 transferred to and used by the Foreign Agricultural Serv- 9 ice for information resource management activities of the10 Foreign Agricultural Service that are not related to Com-11 modity Credit Corporation business.12 HAZARDOUS WASTE MANAGEMENT13 (LIMITATION ON EXPENSES)14 For the current fiscal year, the Commodity Credit15 Corporation shall not expend more than $5,000,000 for16 site investigation and cleanup expenses, and operations17 and maintenance expenses to comply with the requirement18 of section 107(g) of the Comprehensive Environmental19 Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (42 U.S.C.20 9607(g)), and section 6001 of the Resource Conservation21 and Recovery Act (42 U.S.C. 6961).
  28. 28. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsDIV A--AG01MAR CR T2.xml [file APPRO. SEN. 3 of29] 28 1 TITLE II 2 CONSERVATION PROGRAMS 3 OFFICE OF THE UNDER SECRETARY FOR NATURAL 4 RESOURCES AND ENVIRONMENT 5 For necessary expenses of the Office of the Under 6 Secretary for Natural Resources and Environment, 7 $893,000. 8 NATURAL RESOURCES CONSERVATION SERVICE 9 CONSERVATION OPERATIONS10 For necessary expenses for carrying out the provi-11 sions of the Act of April 27, 1935 (16 U.S.C. 590a–f),12 including preparation of conservation plans and establish-13 ment of measures to conserve soil and water (including14 farm irrigation and land drainage and such special meas-15 ures for soil and water management as may be necessary16 to prevent floods and the siltation of reservoirs and to con-17 trol agricultural related pollutants); operation of conserva-18 tion plant materials centers; classification and mapping of19 soil; dissemination of information; acquisition of lands,20 water, and interests therein for use in the plant materials21 program by donation, exchange, or purchase at a nominal22 cost not to exceed $100 pursuant to the Act of August23 3, 1956 (7 U.S.C. 428a); purchase and erection or alter-24 ation or improvement of permanent and temporary build-25 ings; and operation and maintenance of aircraft,
  29. 29. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsDIV A--AG01MAR CR T3.xml [file APPRO. SEN. 4 of29] 29 1 $830,998,000, to remain available until September 30, 2 2014: Provided, That appropriations hereunder shall be 3 available pursuant to 7 U.S.C. 2250 for construction and 4 improvement of buildings and public improvements at 5 plant materials centers, except that the cost of alterations 6 and improvements to other buildings and other public im- 7 provements shall not exceed $250,000: Provided further, 8 That when buildings or other structures are erected on 9 non-Federal land, that the right to use such land is ob-10 tained as provided in 7 U.S.C. 2250a.11 WATERSHED REHABILITATION PROGRAM12 Under the authorities of section 14 of the Watershed13 Protection and Flood Prevention Act, $14,700,000 is pro-14 vided.15 TITLE III16 RURAL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMS17 OFFICE OF THE UNDER SECRETARY FOR RURAL18 DEVELOPMENT19 For necessary expenses of the Office of the Under20 Secretary for Rural Development, $893,000.21 RURAL DEVELOPMENT SALARIES AND EXPENSES22 (INCLUDING TRANSFERS OF FUNDS)23 For necessary expenses for carrying out the adminis-24 tration and implementation of programs in the Rural De-25 velopment mission area, including activities with institu-
  30. 30. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsDIV A--AG01MAR CR T3.xml [file APPRO. SEN. 4 of29] 30 1 tions concerning the development and operation of agricul- 2 tural cooperatives; and for cooperative agreements; 3 $206,857,000: Provided, That notwithstanding any other 4 provision of law, funds appropriated under this heading 5 may be used for advertising and promotional activities 6 that support the Rural Development mission area: Pro- 7 vided further, That any balances available from prior years 8 for the Rural Utilities Service, Rural Housing Service, and 9 the Rural Business—Cooperative Service salaries and ex-10 penses accounts shall be transferred to and merged with11 this appropriation.12 RURAL HOUSING SERVICE13 RURAL HOUSING INSURANCE FUND PROGRAM ACCOUNT14 (INCLUDING TRANSFERS OF FUNDS)15 For gross obligations for the principal amount of di-16 rect and guaranteed loans as authorized by title V of the17 Housing Act of 1949, to be available from funds in the18 rural housing insurance fund, as follows: $900,000,00019 shall be for direct loans and $24,000,000,000 shall be for20 unsubsidized guaranteed loans; $27,952,000 for section21 504 housing repair loans; $31,277,000 for section 51522 rental housing; $150,000,000 for section 538 guaranteed23 multi-family housing loans; $10,000,000 for credit sales24 of single family housing acquired property; and
  31. 31. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsDIV A--AG01MAR CR T3.xml [file APPRO. SEN. 4 of29] 31 1 $5,000,000 for section 523 self-help housing land develop- 2 ment loans. 3 For the cost of direct and guaranteed loans, including 4 the cost of modifying loans, as defined in section 502 of 5 the Congressional Budget Act of 1974, as follows: section 6 502 loans, $53,730,000 shall be for direct loans; section 7 504 housing repair loans, $3,821,000; and repair, rehabili- 8 tation, and new construction of section 515 rental housing, 9 $11,000,000: Provided, That to support the loan program10 level for section 538 guaranteed loans made available11 under this heading the Secretary may charge or adjust12 any fees to cover the projected cost of such loan guaran-13 tees pursuant to the provisions of the Credit Reform Act14 of 1990 (2 U.S.C. 661 et seq.), and the interest on such15 loans may not be subsidized: Provided further, That appli-16 cants in communities that have a current rural area waiv-17 er under section 541 of the Housing Act of 1949 (4218 U.S.C. 1490q) shall be treated as living in a rural area19 for purposes of section 502 guaranteed loans provided20 under this heading: Provided further, That of the total21 amount appropriated in this paragraph, the amount equal22 to the amount of Rural Housing Insurance Fund Program23 Account funds allocated by the Secretary for Rural Eco-24 nomic Area Partnership Zones for the fiscal year 2012,25 shall be available through June 30, 2013, for communities
  32. 32. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsDIV A--AG01MAR CR T3.xml [file APPRO. SEN. 4 of29] 32 1 designated by the Secretary of Agriculture as Rural Eco- 2 nomic Area Partnership Zones: Provided further, That of 3 the amounts available under this paragraph for section 4 502 direct loans, no less than $5,000,000 shall be avail- 5 able for direct loans for individuals whose homes will be 6 built pursuant to a program funded with a mutual and 7 self help housing grant authorized by section 523 of the 8 Housing Act of 1949 until June 1, 2013. 9 In addition, for the cost of direct loans, grants, and10 contracts, as authorized by 42 U.S.C. 1484 and 1486,11 $16,526,000, to remain available until expended, for direct12 farm labor housing loans and domestic farm labor housing13 grants and contracts: Provided, That any balances avail-14 able for the Farm Labor Program Account shall be trans-15 ferred to and merged with this account.16 In addition, for administrative expenses necessary to17 carry out the direct and guaranteed loan programs,18 $410,627,000 shall be transferred to and merged with the19 appropriation for ‘‘Rural Development, Salaries and Ex-20 penses’’.21 RENTAL ASSISTANCE PROGRAM22 For rental assistance agreements entered into or re-23 newed pursuant to the authority under section 521(a)(2)24 or agreements entered into in lieu of debt forgiveness or25 payments for eligible households as authorized by section
  33. 33. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsDIV A--AG01MAR CR T3.xml [file APPRO. SEN. 4 of29] 33 1 502(c)(5)(D) of the Housing Act of 1949, $907,128,000; 2 and, in addition, such sums as may be necessary, as au- 3 thorized by section 521(c) of the Act, to liquidate debt 4 incurred prior to fiscal year 1992 to carry out the rental 5 assistance program under section 521(a)(2) of the Act: 6 Provided, That of this amount not less than $3,000,000 7 is available for newly constructed units financed under 8 sections 514 and 516 of the Housing Act of 1949: Pro- 9 vided further, That rental assistance agreements entered10 into or renewed during the current fiscal year shall be11 funded for a 1-year period: Provided further, That any un-12 expended balances remaining at the end of such 1-year13 agreements may be transferred and used for the purposes14 of any debt reduction; maintenance, repair, or rehabilita-15 tion of any existing projects; preservation; and rental as-16 sistance activities authorized under title V of the Act: Pro-17 vided further, That rental assistance provided under agree-18 ments entered into prior to fiscal year 2013 for a farm19 labor multi-family housing project financed under section20 514 or 516 of the Act may not be recaptured for use in21 another project until such assistance has remained unused22 for a period of 12 consecutive months, if such project has23 a waiting list of tenants seeking such assistance or the24 project has rental assistance eligible tenants who are not25 receiving such assistance: Provided further, That such re-
  34. 34. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsDIV A--AG01MAR CR T3.xml [file APPRO. SEN. 4 of29] 34 1 captured rental assistance shall, to the extent practicable, 2 be applied to another farm labor multi-family housing 3 project financed under section 514 or 516 of the Act. 4 MULTI-FAMILY HOUSING REVITALIZATION PROGRAM 5 ACCOUNT 6 For the rural housing voucher program as authorized 7 under section 542 of the Housing Act of 1949, but not- 8 withstanding subsection (b) of such section, and for addi- 9 tional costs to conduct a demonstration program for the10 preservation and revitalization of multi-family rental hous-11 ing properties described in this paragraph, $27,782,000,12 to remain available until expended: Provided, That of the13 funds made available under this heading, $10,000,000,14 shall be available for rural housing vouchers to any low-15 income household (including those not receiving rental as-16 sistance) residing in a property financed with a section17 515 loan which has been prepaid after September 30,18 2005: Provided further, That the amount of such voucher19 shall be the difference between comparable market rent20 for the section 515 unit and the tenant paid rent for such21 unit: Provided further, That funds made available for such22 vouchers shall be subject to the availability of annual ap-23 propriations: Provided further, That the Secretary shall,24 to the maximum extent practicable, administer such25 vouchers with current regulations and administrative guid-
  35. 35. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsDIV A--AG01MAR CR T3.xml [file APPRO. SEN. 4 of29] 35 1 ance applicable to section 8 housing vouchers administered 2 by the Secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban 3 Development: Provided further, That if the Secretary de- 4 termines that the amount made available for vouchers in 5 this or any other Act is not needed for vouchers, the Sec- 6 retary may use such funds for the demonstration program 7 for the preservation and revitalization of multi-family 8 rental housing properties described in this paragraph: Pro- 9 vided further, That of the funds made available under this10 heading, $17,782,000 shall be available for a demonstra-11 tion program for the preservation and revitalization of the12 sections 514, 515, and 516 multi-family rental housing13 properties to restructure existing USDA multi-family14 housing loans, as the Secretary deems appropriate, ex-15 pressly for the purposes of ensuring the project has suffi-16 cient resources to preserve the project for the purpose of17 providing safe and affordable housing for low-income resi-18 dents and farm laborers including reducing or eliminating19 interest; deferring loan payments, subordinating, reducing20 or reamortizing loan debt; and other financial assistance21 including advances, payments and incentives (including22 the ability of owners to obtain reasonable returns on in-23 vestment) required by the Secretary: Provided further,24 That the Secretary shall as part of the preservation and25 revitalization agreement obtain a restrictive use agreement
  36. 36. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsDIV A--AG01MAR CR T3.xml [file APPRO. SEN. 4 of29] 36 1 consistent with the terms of the restructuring: Provided 2 further, That if the Secretary determines that additional 3 funds for vouchers described in this paragraph are needed, 4 funds for the preservation and revitalization demonstra- 5 tion program may be used for such vouchers: Provided fur- 6 ther, That if Congress enacts legislation to permanently 7 authorize a multi-family rental housing loan restructuring 8 program similar to the demonstration program described 9 herein, the Secretary may use funds made available for10 the demonstration program under this heading to carry11 out such legislation with the prior approval of the Commit-12 tees on Appropriations of both Houses of Congress: Pro-13 vided further, That in addition to any other available14 funds, the Secretary may expend not more than15 $1,000,000 total, from the program funds made available16 under this heading, for administrative expenses for activi-17 ties funded under this heading.18 MUTUAL AND SELF-HELP HOUSING GRANTS19 For grants and contracts pursuant to section20 523(b)(1)(A) of the Housing Act of 1949 (42 U.S.C.21 1490c), $30,000,000, to remain available until expended:22 Provided, That of the total amount appropriated under23 this heading, the amount equal to the amount of Mutual24 and Self-Help Grants allocated by the Secretary for Rural25 Economic Area Partnership Zones for the fiscal year
  37. 37. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsDIV A--AG01MAR CR T3.xml [file APPRO. SEN. 4 of29] 37 1 2012, shall be available through June 30, 2013, for com- 2 munities designated by the Secretary of Agriculture as 3 Rural Economic Area Partnership Zones. 4 RURAL HOUSING ASSISTANCE GRANTS 5 For grants for very low-income housing repair and 6 rural housing preservation made by the Rural Housing 7 Service, as authorized by 42 U.S.C. 1474, and 1490m, 8 $33,136,000, to remain available until expended: Pro- 9 vided, That of the total amount appropriated under this10 heading, the amount equal to the amount of Rural Hous-11 ing Assistance Grants allocated by the Secretary for Rural12 Economic Area Partnership Zones for the fiscal year13 2012, shall be available through June 30, 2013, for com-14 munities designated by the Secretary of Agriculture as15 Rural Economic Area Partnership Zones.16 RURAL COMMUNITY FACILITIES PROGRAM ACCOUNT17 (INCLUDING TRANSFERS OF FUNDS)18 For gross obligations for the principal amount of di-19 rect loans as authorized by section 306 and described in20 section 381E(d)(1) of the Consolidated Farm and Rural21 Development Act, $2,200,000,000 for direct loans and22 $57,481,000 for guaranteed loans.23 For the cost of guaranteed loans, including the cost24 of modifying loans, as defined in section 502 of the Con-
  38. 38. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsDIV A--AG01MAR CR T3.xml [file APPRO. SEN. 4 of29] 38 1 gressional Budget Act of 1974, $3,880,000, to remain 2 available until expended. 3 For the cost of grants for rural community facilities 4 programs as authorized by section 306 and described in 5 section 381E(d)(1) of the Consolidated Farm and Rural 6 Development Act, $28,428,000, to remain available until 7 expended: Provided, That $6,121,000 of the amount ap- 8 propriated under this heading shall be available for a 9 Rural Community Development Initiative: Provided fur-10 ther, That such funds shall be used solely to develop the11 capacity and ability of private, nonprofit community-based12 housing and community development organizations, low-13 income rural communities, and Federally Recognized Na-14 tive American Tribes to undertake projects to improve15 housing, community facilities, community and economic16 development projects in rural areas: Provided further,17 That such funds shall be made available to qualified pri-18 vate, nonprofit and public intermediary organizations pro-19 posing to carry out a program of financial and technical20 assistance: Provided further, That such intermediary orga-21 nizations shall provide matching funds from other sources,22 including Federal funds for related activities, in an23 amount not less than funds provided: Provided further,24 That $5,938,000 of the amount appropriated under this25 heading shall be to provide grants for facilities in rural
  39. 39. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsDIV A--AG01MAR CR T3.xml [file APPRO. SEN. 4 of29] 39 1 communities with extreme unemployment and severe eco- 2 nomic depression (Public Law 106–387), with up to 5 per- 3 cent for administration and capacity building in the State 4 rural development offices: Provided further, That 5 $3,369,000 of the amount appropriated under this head- 6 ing shall be available for community facilities grants to 7 tribal colleges, as authorized by section 306(a)(19) of such 8 Act: Provided further, That of the total amount appro- 9 priated under this heading, the amount equal to the10 amount of Rural Community Facilities Program Account11 funds allocated by the Secretary for Rural Economic Area12 Partnership Zones for the fiscal year 2012, shall be avail-13 able through June 30, 2013, for communities designated14 by the Secretary of Agriculture as Rural Economic Area15 Partnership Zones: Provided further, That sections 381E–16 H and 381N of the Consolidated Farm and Rural Devel-17 opment Act are not applicable to the funds made available18 under this heading.19 RURAL BUSINESS—COOPERATIVE SERVICE20 RURAL BUSINESS PROGRAM ACCOUNT21 (INCLUDING TRANSFERS OF FUNDS)22 For the cost of loan guarantees and grants, for the23 rural business development programs authorized by sec-24 tions 306 and 310B and described in subsections (f) and25 (g) of section 310B and section 381E(d)(3) of the Consoli-
  40. 40. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsDIV A--AG01MAR CR T3.xml [file APPRO. SEN. 4 of29] 40 1 dated Farm and Rural Development Act, $85,904,000, to 2 remain available until expended: Provided, That of the 3 amount appropriated under this heading, not to exceed 4 $1,000,000 shall be made available for two grants to 5 qualified national organizations to provide technical assist- 6 ance for rural transportation in order to promote economic 7 development and $3,000,000 shall be for grants to the 8 Delta Regional Authority (7 U.S.C. 2009aa et seq.) for 9 any Rural Community Advancement Program purpose as10 described in section 381E(d) of the Consolidated Farm11 and Rural Development Act, of which not more than 512 percent may be used for administrative expenses: Provided13 further, That $4,000,000 of the amount appropriated14 under this heading shall be for business grants to benefit15 Federally Recognized Native American Tribes, including16 $250,000 for a grant to a qualified national organization17 to provide technical assistance for rural transportation in18 order to promote economic development: Provided further,19 That of the total amount appropriated under this heading,20 the amount equal to the amount of Rural Business Pro-21 gram Account funds allocated by the Secretary for Rural22 Economic Area Partnership Zones for the fiscal year23 2012, shall be available through June 30, 2013, for com-24 munities designated by the Secretary of Agriculture as25 Rural Economic Area Partnership Zones for the rural
  41. 41. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsDIV A--AG01MAR CR T3.xml [file APPRO. SEN. 4 of29] 41 1 business and cooperative development programs described 2 in section 381E(d)(3) of the Consolidated Farm and Rural 3 Development Act: Provided further, That sections 381E– 4 H and 381N of the Consolidated Farm and Rural Devel- 5 opment Act are not applicable to funds made available 6 under this heading. 7 RURAL DEVELOPMENT LOAN FUND PROGRAM ACCOUNT 8 (INCLUDING TRANSFER OF FUNDS) 9 For the principal amount of direct loans, as author-10 ized by the Rural Development Loan Fund (42 U.S.C.11 9812(a)), $18,889,000.12 For the cost of direct loans, $6,052,000, as author-13 ized by the Rural Development Loan Fund (42 U.S.C.14 9812(a)), of which $900,000 shall be available through15 June 30, 2013, for Federally Recognized Native American16 Tribes; and of which $2,000,000 shall be available through17 June 30, 2013, for Mississippi Delta Region counties (as18 determined in accordance with Public Law 100–460): Pro-19 vided, That such costs, including the cost of modifying20 such loans, shall be as defined in section 502 of the Con-21 gressional Budget Act of 1974: Provided further, That of22 the total amount appropriated under this heading, the23 amount equal to the amount of Rural Development Loan24 Fund Program Account funds allocated by the Secretary25 for Rural Economic Area Partnership Zones for the fiscal
  42. 42. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsDIV A--AG01MAR CR T3.xml [file APPRO. SEN. 4 of29] 42 1 year 2012, shall be available through June 30, 2013, for 2 communities designated by the Secretary of Agriculture 3 as Rural Economic Area Partnership Zones. 4 In addition, for administrative expenses to carry out 5 the direct loan programs, $4,438,000 shall be transferred 6 to and merged with the appropriation for ‘‘Rural Develop- 7 ment, Salaries and Expenses’’. 8 RURAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT LOANS PROGRAM 9 ACCOUNT10 (INCLUDING RESCISSION OF FUNDS)11 For the principal amount of direct loans, as author-12 ized under section 313 of the Rural Electrification Act,13 for the purpose of promoting rural economic development14 and job creation projects, $33,077,000.15 Of the funds derived from interest on the cushion of16 credit payments, as authorized by section 313 of the Rural17 Electrification Act of 1936, $180,000,000 shall not be ob-18 ligated and $180,000,000 are rescinded.19 RURAL COOPERATIVE DEVELOPMENT GRANTS20 For rural cooperative development grants authorized21 under section 310B(e) of the Consolidated Farm and22 Rural Development Act (7 U.S.C. 1932), $27,706,000, of23 which $2,250,000 shall be for cooperative agreements for24 the appropriate technology transfer for rural areas pro-25 gram: Provided, That not to exceed $3,456,000 shall be
  43. 43. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsDIV A--AG01MAR CR T3.xml [file APPRO. SEN. 4 of29] 43 1 for grants for cooperative development centers, individual 2 cooperatives, or groups of cooperatives that serve socially 3 disadvantaged groups and a majority of the boards of di- 4 rectors or governing boards of which are comprised of in- 5 dividuals who are members of socially disadvantaged 6 groups; and of which $15,000,000, to remain available 7 until expended, shall be for value-added agricultural prod- 8 uct market development grants, as authorized by section 9 231 of the Agricultural Risk Protection Act of 2000 (710 U.S.C. 1621 note).11 RURAL ENERGY FOR AMERICA PROGRAM12 For the cost of a program of loan guarantees, under13 the same terms and conditions as authorized by section14 9007 of the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of15 2002 (7 U.S.C. 8107), $3,400,000: Provided, That the16 cost of loan guarantees, including the cost of modifying17 such loans, shall be as defined in section 502 of the Con-18 gressional Budget Act of 1974.19 RURAL UTILITIES SERVICE20 RURAL WATER AND WASTE DISPOSAL PROGRAM ACCOUNT21 (INCLUDING TRANSFERS OF FUNDS)22 For the cost of direct loans, loan guarantees, and23 grants for the rural water, waste water, waste disposal,24 and solid waste management programs authorized by sec-25 tions 306, 306A, 306C, 306D, 306E, and 310B and de-
  44. 44. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsDIV A--AG01MAR CR T3.xml [file APPRO. SEN. 4 of29] 44 1 scribed in sections 306C(a)(2), 306D, 306E, and 2 381E(d)(2) of the Consolidated Farm and Rural Develop- 3 ment Act, $524,466,000, to remain available until ex- 4 pended, of which not to exceed $1,000,000 shall be avail- 5 able for the rural utilities program described in section 6 306(a)(2)(B) of such Act, and of which not to exceed 7 $993,000 shall be available for the rural utilities program 8 described in section 306E of such Act: Provided, That 9 $66,500,000 of the amount appropriated under this head-10 ing shall be for loans and grants including water and11 waste disposal systems grants authorized by12 306C(a)(2)(B) and 306D of the Consolidated Farm and13 Rural Development Act, Federally recognized Native14 American Tribes authorized by 306C(a)(1), and the De-15 partment of Hawaiian Home Lands (of the State of Ha-16 waii): Provided further, That funding provided for section17 306D of the Consolidated Farm and Rural Development18 Act may be provided to a consortium formed pursuant to19 section 325 of Public Law 105–83: Provided further, That20 not more than 2 percent of the funding provided for sec-21 tion 306D of the Consolidated Farm and Rural Develop-22 ment Act may be used by the State of Alaska for training23 and technical assistance programs and not more than 224 percent of the funding provided for section 306D of the25 Consolidated Farm and Rural Development Act may be
  45. 45. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsDIV A--AG01MAR CR T3.xml [file APPRO. SEN. 4 of29] 45 1 used by a consortium formed pursuant to section 325 of 2 Public Law 105–83 for training and technical assistance 3 programs: Provided further, That not to exceed 4 $19,000,000 of the amount appropriated under this head- 5 ing shall be for technical assistance grants for rural water 6 and waste systems pursuant to section 306(a)(14) of such 7 Act, unless the Secretary makes a determination of ex- 8 treme need, of which $5,750,000 shall be made available 9 for a grant to a qualified non-profit multi-state regional10 technical assistance organization, with experience in work-11 ing with small communities on water and waste water12 problems, the principal purpose of such grant shall be to13 assist rural communities with populations of 3,300 or less,14 in improving the planning, financing, development, oper-15 ation, and management of water and waste water systems,16 and of which not less than $800,000 shall be for a quali-17 fied national Native American organization to provide18 technical assistance for rural water systems for tribal com-19 munities: Provided further, That not to exceed20 $15,000,000 of the amount appropriated under this head-21 ing shall be for contracting with qualified national organi-22 zations for a circuit rider program to provide technical as-23 sistance for rural water systems: Provided further, That24 not to exceed $3,400,000 shall be for solid waste manage-25 ment grants: Provided further, That of the total amount
  46. 46. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsDIV A--AG01MAR CR T3.xml [file APPRO. SEN. 4 of29] 46 1 appropriated under this heading, the amount equal to the 2 amount of Rural Water and Waste Disposal Program Ac- 3 count funds allocated by the Secretary for Rural Economic 4 Area Partnership Zones for the fiscal year 2012, shall be 5 available through June 30, 2013, for communities des- 6 ignated by the Secretary of Agriculture as Rural Economic 7 Area Partnership Zones for the rural utilities programs 8 described in section 381E(d)(2) of the Consolidated Farm 9 and Rural Development Act: Provided further, That10 $10,000,000 of the amount appropriated under this head-11 ing shall be transferred to, and merged with, the Rural12 Utilities Service, High Energy Cost Grants Account to13 provide grants authorized under section 19 of the Rural14 Electrification Act of 1936 (7 U.S.C. 918a): Provided fur-15 ther, That any prior year balances for high-energy cost16 grants authorized by section 19 of the Rural Electrifica-17 tion Act of 1936 (7 U.S.C. 918a) shall be transferred to18 and merged with the Rural Utilities Service, High Energy19 Cost Grants Account: Provided further, That sections20 381E–H and 381N of the Consolidated Farm and Rural21 Development Act are not applicable to the funds made22 available under this heading.23 For gross obligations for the principal amount of di-24 rect loans as authorized by section 1006a of title 16 of25 the United States Code, except for the limitations con-
  47. 47. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsDIV A--AG01MAR CR T3.xml [file APPRO. SEN. 4 of29] 47 1 tained in the last sentence of such section, for projects 2 whose features include agricultural water supply benefits, 3 groundwater protection, environmental enhancement and 4 flood control, $40,000,000: Provided, That such loans 5 shall be made by the Rural Utilities Service. 6 RURAL ELECTRIFICATION AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS 7 LOANS PROGRAM ACCOUNT 8 (INCLUDING TRANSFER OF FUNDS) 9 The principal amount of direct and guaranteed loans10 as authorized by sections 305 and 306 of the Rural Elec-11 trification Act of 1936 (7 U.S.C. 935 and 936) shall be12 made as follows: 5 percent rural electrification loans,13 $100,000,000; loans made pursuant to section 306 of that14 Act, rural electric, $6,500,000,000; guaranteed under-15 writing loans pursuant to section 313A, $500,000,000;16 cost of money rural telecommunications loans,17 $690,000,000: Provided, That up to $2,000,000,000 shall18 be used for the construction, acquisition, or improvement19 of fossil-fueled electric generating plants (whether new or20 existing) that utilize carbon sequestration systems.21 In addition, for administrative expenses necessary to22 carry out the direct and guaranteed loan programs,23 $34,467,000, which shall be transferred to and merged24 with the appropriation for ‘‘Rural Development, Salaries25 and Expenses’’.
  48. 48. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsDIV A--AG01MAR CR T3.xml [file APPRO. SEN. 4 of29] 48 1 DISTANCE LEARNING, TELEMEDICINE, AND BROADBAND 2 PROGRAM 3 For the principal amount of broadband telecommuni- 4 cation loans, $42,239,000. 5 For grants for telemedicine and distance learning 6 services in rural areas, as authorized by 7 U.S.C. 950aaa 7 et seq., $24,950,000, to remain available until expended: 8 Provided, That $3,000,000 shall be made available for 9 grants authorized by 379G of the Consolidated Farm and10 Rural Development Act: Provided further, That funding11 provided under this heading for grants under 379G of the12 Consolidated Farm and Rural Development Act may only13 be provided to entities that meet all of the eligibility cri-14 teria for a consortium as established by this section: Pro-15 vided further, That $3,000,000 shall be made available to16 those noncommercial educational television broadcast sta-17 tions that serve rural areas and are qualified for Commu-18 nity Service Grants by the Corporation for Public Broad-19 casting under section 396(k) of the Communications Act20 of 1934, including associated translators and repeaters,21 regardless of the location of their main transmitter, stu-22 dio-to-transmitter links, and equipment to allow local con-23 trol over digital content and programming through the use24 of high-definition broadcast, multi-casting and datacasting25 technologies.
  49. 49. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsDIV A--AG01MAR CR T4.xml [file APPRO. SEN. 5 of29] 49 1 For the cost of broadband loans, as authorized by 2 section 601 of the Rural Electrification Act, $4,000,000, 3 to remain available until expended: Provided, That the 4 cost of direct loans shall be as defined in section 502 of 5 the Congressional Budget Act of 1974. 6 In addition, $10,372,000, to remain available until 7 expended, for a grant program to finance broadband 8 transmission in rural areas eligible for Distance Learning 9 and Telemedicine Program benefits authorized by 710 U.S.C. 950aaa.11 TITLE IV12 DOMESTIC FOOD PROGRAMS13 OFFICE OF THE UNDER SECRETARY FOR FOOD,14 NUTRITION AND CONSUMER SERVICES15 For necessary expenses of the Office of the Under16 Secretary for Food, Nutrition and Consumer Services,17 $811,000.18 FOOD AND NUTRITION SERVICE19 CHILD NUTRITION PROGRAMS20 (INCLUDING TRANSFERS OF FUNDS)21 For necessary expenses to carry out the Richard B.22 Russell National School Lunch Act (42 U.S.C. 1751 et23 seq.), except section 21, and the Child Nutrition Act of24 1966 (42 U.S.C. 1771 et seq.), except sections 17 and25 21; $19,916,436,000, to remain available through Sep-
  50. 50. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsDIV A--AG01MAR CR T4.xml [file APPRO. SEN. 5 of29] 50 1 tember 30, 2014, of which such sums as are made avail- 2 able under section 14222(b)(1) of the Food, Conservation, 3 and Energy Act of 2008 (Public Law 110–246), as 4 amended by this Act, shall be merged with and available 5 for the same time period and purposes as provided herein: 6 Provided, That of the total amount available, $16,504,000 7 shall be available to carry out section 19 of the Child Nu- 8 trition Act of 1966 (42 U.S.C. 1771 et seq.): Provided 9 further, That of the total amount available, $35,000,00010 shall be available to provide competitive grants to State11 agencies for subgrants to local educational agencies and12 schools to purchase the equipment needed to serve13 healthier meals, improve food safety, and to help support14 the establishment, maintenance, or expansion of the school15 breakfast program.16 SPECIAL SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION PROGRAM FOR17 WOMEN, INFANTS, AND CHILDREN (WIC)18 For necessary expenses to carry out the special sup-19 plemental nutrition program as authorized by section 1720 of the Child Nutrition Act of 1966 (42 U.S.C. 1786),21 $7,046,000,000, to remain available through September22 30, 2014: Provided, That notwithstanding section23 17(h)(10) of the Child Nutrition Act of 1966 (42 U.S.C.24 1786(h)(10)), not less than $60,000,000 shall be used for25 breastfeeding peer counselors and other related activities,
  51. 51. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsDIV A--AG01MAR CR T4.xml [file APPRO. SEN. 5 of29] 51 1 $14,000,000 shall be used for infrastructure, and 2 $35,000,000 shall be used for management information 3 systems: Provided further, That funds made available for 4 the purposes specified in section 17(h)(10)(B)(i) and sec- 5 tion 17(h)(10)(B)(ii) shall only be made available upon a 6 determination by the Secretary that funds are available 7 to meet caseload requirements without the use of funds 8 in the contingency reserve that are without fiscal year lim- 9 itation: Provided further, That none of the funds provided10 in this account shall be available for the purchase of infant11 formula except in accordance with the cost containment12 and competitive bidding requirements specified in section13 17 of such Act: Provided further, That none of the funds14 provided shall be available for activities that are not fully15 reimbursed by other Federal Government departments or16 agencies unless authorized by section 17 of such Act.17 SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM18 For necessary expenses to carry out the Food and19 Nutrition Act of 2008 (7 U.S.C. 2011 et seq.),20 $77,290,160,000, of which $3,000,000,000, to remain21 available through September 30, 2014, shall be placed in22 reserve for use only in such amounts and at such times23 as may become necessary to carry out program operations:24 Provided, That funds provided herein shall be expended25 in accordance with section 16 of the Food and Nutrition
  52. 52. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsDIV A--AG01MAR CR T4.xml [file APPRO. SEN. 5 of29] 52 1 Act of 2008: Provided further, That of the funds made 2 available under this heading, $998,000 may be used to 3 provide nutrition education services to state agencies and 4 Federally recognized tribes participating in the Food Dis- 5 tribution Program on Indian Reservations: Provided fur- 6 ther, That this appropriation shall be subject to any work 7 registration or workfare requirements as may be required 8 by law: Provided further, That funds made available for 9 Employment and Training under this heading shall re-10 main available until expended, notwithstanding section11 16(h)(1) of the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008: Provided12 further, That funds made available under this heading13 may be used to enter into contracts and employ staff to14 conduct studies, evaluations, or to conduct activities re-15 lated to program integrity provided that such activities are16 authorized by the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008.17 COMMODITY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM18 For necessary expenses to carry out disaster assist-19 ance and the Commodity Supplemental Food Program as20 authorized by section 4(a) of the Agriculture and Con-21 sumer Protection Act of 1973 (7 U.S.C. 612c note); the22 Emergency Food Assistance Act of 1983; special assist-23 ance for the nuclear affected islands, as authorized by sec-24 tion 103(f)(2) of the Compact of Free Association Amend-25 ments Act of 2003 (Public Law 108–188); and the Farm-
  53. 53. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsDIV A--AG01MAR CR T4.xml [file APPRO. SEN. 5 of29] 53 1 ers’ Market Nutrition Program, as authorized by section 2 17(m) of the Child Nutrition Act of 1966, $253,952,000, 3 to remain available through September 30, 2014: Pro- 4 vided, That none of these funds shall be available to reim- 5 burse the Commodity Credit Corporation for commodities 6 donated to the program: Provided further, That notwith- 7 standing any other provision of law, effective with funds 8 made available in fiscal year 2013 to support the Seniors 9 Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program, as authorized by10 section 4402 of the Farm Security and Rural Investment11 Act of 2002, such funds shall remain available through12 September 30, 2014: Provided further, That of the funds13 made available under section 27(a) of the Food and Nutri-14 tion Act of 2008 (7 U.S.C. 2036(a)), the Secretary may15 use up to 10 percent for costs associated with the distribu-16 tion of commodities.17 NUTRITION PROGRAMS ADMINISTRATION18 For necessary administrative expenses of the Food19 and Nutrition Service for carrying out any domestic nutri-20 tion assistance program, $143,505,000: Provided, That of21 the funds provided herein, $2,000,000 shall be used for22 the purposes of section 4404 of Public Law 107–171, as23 amended by section 4401 of Public Law 110–246.
  54. 54. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsDIV A--AG01MAR CR T5.xml [file APPRO. SEN. 6 of29] 54 1 TITLE V 2 FOREIGN ASSISTANCE AND RELATED 3 PROGRAMS 4 FOREIGN AGRICULTURAL SERVICE 5 SALARIES AND EXPENSES 6 (INCLUDING TRANSFERS OF FUNDS) 7 For necessary expenses of the Foreign Agricultural 8 Service, including not to exceed $158,000 for representa- 9 tion allowances and for expenses pursuant to section 8 of10 the Act approved August 3, 1956 (7 U.S.C. 1766),11 $176,789,000: Provided, That the Service may utilize ad-12 vances of funds, or reimburse this appropriation for ex-13 penditures made on behalf of Federal agencies, public and14 private organizations and institutions under agreements15 executed pursuant to the agricultural food production as-16 sistance programs (7 U.S.C. 1737) and the foreign assist-17 ance programs of the United States Agency for Inter-18 national Development: Provided further, That funds made19 available for middle-income country training programs,20 funds made available for the Borlaug International Agri-21 cultural Science and Technology Fellowship program, and22 up to $2,000,000 of the Foreign Agricultural Service ap-23 propriation solely for the purpose of offsetting fluctuations24 in international currency exchange rates, subject to docu-
  55. 55. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsDIV A--AG01MAR CR T5.xml [file APPRO. SEN. 6 of29] 55 1 mentation by the Foreign Agricultural Service, shall re- 2 main available until expended. 3 FOOD FOR PEACE TITLE I DIRECT CREDIT AND FOOD 4 FOR PROGRESS PROGRAM ACCOUNT 5 (INCLUDING TRANSFERS OF FUNDS) 6 For administrative expenses to carry out the credit 7 program of title I, Food for Peace Act (Public Law 83– 8 480) and the Food for Progress Act of 1985, $2,806,000, 9 shall be transferred to and merged with the appropriation10 for ‘‘Farm Service Agency, Salaries and Expenses’’: Pro-11 vided, That funds made available for the cost of agree-12 ments under title I of the Agricultural Trade Development13 and Assistance Act of 1954 and for title I ocean freight14 differential may be used interchangeably between the two15 accounts with prior notice to the Committees on Appro-16 priations of both Houses of Congress.17 FOOD FOR PEACE TITLE II GRANTS18 For expenses during the current fiscal year, not oth-19 erwise recoverable, and unrecovered prior years’ costs, in-20 cluding interest thereon, under the Food for Peace Act21 (Public Law 83–480, as amended), for commodities sup-22 plied in connection with dispositions abroad under title II23 of said Act, $1,435,000,000, to remain available until ex-24 pended.
  56. 56. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsDIV A--AG01MAR CR T5.xml [file APPRO. SEN. 6 of29] 56 1 MCGOVERN-DOLE INTERNATIONAL FOOD FOR EDUCATION 2 AND CHILD NUTRITION PROGRAM GRANTS 3 For necessary expenses to carry out the provisions 4 of section 3107 of the Farm Security and Rural Invest- 5 ment Act of 2002 (7 U.S.C. 1736o–1), $184,000,000, to 6 remain available until expended: Provided, That the Com- 7 modity Credit Corporation is authorized to provide the 8 services, facilities, and authorities for the purpose of im- 9 plementing such section, subject to reimbursement from10 amounts provided herein.11 COMMODITY CREDIT CORPORATION EXPORT (LOANS)12 CREDIT GUARANTEE PROGRAM ACCOUNT13 (INCLUDING TRANSFERS OF FUNDS)14 For administrative expenses to carry out the Com-15 modity Credit Corporation’s export guarantee program,16 GSM 102 and GSM 103, $6,806,000; to cover common17 overhead expenses as permitted by section 11 of the Com-18 modity Credit Corporation Charter Act and in conformity19 with the Federal Credit Reform Act of 1990, of which20 $6,452,000 shall be transferred to and merged with the21 appropriation for ‘‘Foreign Agricultural Service, Salaries22 and Expenses’’, and of which $354,000 shall be trans-23 ferred to and merged with the appropriation for ‘‘Farm24 Service Agency, Salaries and Expenses’’.
  57. 57. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsDIV A--AG01MAR CR T6.xml [file APPRO. SEN. 7 of29] 57 1 TITLE VI 2 RELATED AGENCY AND FOOD AND DRUG 3 ADMINISTRATION 4 DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES 5 FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION 6 SALARIES AND EXPENSES 7 For necessary expenses of the Food and Drug Ad- 8 ministration, including hire and purchase of passenger 9 motor vehicles; for payment of space rental and related10 costs pursuant to Public Law 92–313 for programs and11 activities of the Food and Drug Administration which are12 included in this Act; for rental of special purpose space13 in the District of Columbia or elsewhere; for miscellaneous14 and emergency expenses of enforcement activities, author-15 ized and approved by the Secretary and to be accounted16 for solely on the Secretary’s certificate, not to exceed17 $25,000; and notwithstanding section 521 of Public Law18 107–188; $4,223,295,000: Provided, That of the amount19 provided under this heading, $718,669,000 shall be de-20 rived from prescription drug user fees authorized by 2121 U.S.C. 379h, and shall be credited to this account and22 remain available until expended, and shall not include any23 fees pursuant to 21 U.S.C. 379h(a)(2) and (a)(3) assessed24 for fiscal year 2014 but collected in fiscal year 2013;25 $97,722,000 shall be derived from medical device user fees
  58. 58. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsDIV A--AG01MAR CR T6.xml [file APPRO. SEN. 7 of29] 58 1 authorized by 21 U.S.C. 379j, and shall be credited to this 2 account and remain available until expended; 3 $299,000,000 shall be derived from human generic drug 4 user fees authorized by 21 U.S.C. 379j–42, and shall be 5 credited to this account and remain available until ex- 6 pended; $20,242,000 shall be derived from biosimilar bio- 7 logical product user fees authorized by 21 U.S.C. 379j– 8 52, and shall be credited to this account and remain avail- 9 able until expended; $23,848,000 shall be derived from10 animal drug user fees authorized by 21 U.S.C. 379j–12,11 and shall be credited to this account and remain available12 until expended; $6,031,000 shall be derived from animal13 generic drug user fees authorized by 21 U.S.C. 379j–21,14 and shall be credited to this account and remain available15 until expended; $505,000,000 shall be derived from to-16 bacco product user fees authorized by 21 U.S.C. 387s, and17 shall be credited to this account and remain available until18 expended; $12,925,000 shall be derived from food and19 feed recall fees authorized by 21 U.S.C. 379j–31, and20 shall be credited to this account and remain available until21 expended; $15,367,000 shall be derived from food rein-22 spection fees authorized by 21 U.S.C. 379j–31, and shall23 be credited to this account and remain available until ex-24 pended; and amounts derived from voluntary qualified im-25 porter program fees authorized by 21 U.S.C. 379j–31, and
  59. 59. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsDIV A--AG01MAR CR T6.xml [file APPRO. SEN. 7 of29] 59 1 shall be credited to this account and remain available until 2 expended: Provided further, That in addition and notwith- 3 standing any other provision under this heading, amounts 4 collected for prescription drug user fees, medical device 5 user fees, human generic drug user fees, biosimilar biologi- 6 cal product user fees, animal drug user fees, and animal 7 generic drug user fees that exceed the respective fiscal 8 year 2013 limitations are appropriated and shall be cred- 9 ited to this account and remain available until expended:10 Provided further, That fees derived from prescription drug,11 medical device, animal drug, and animal generic drug as-12 sessments for fiscal year 2013 received during fiscal year13 2013, including any such fees assessed prior to fiscal year14 2013 but credited for fiscal year 2013, shall be subject15 to the fiscal year 2013 limitations: Provided further, That16 none of these funds shall be used to develop, establish,17 or operate any program of user fees authorized by 3118 U.S.C. 9701: Provided further, That of the total amount19 appropriated: (1) $887,162,000 shall be for the Center for20 Food Safety and Applied Nutrition and related field activi-21 ties in the Office of Regulatory Affairs; (2)22 $1,261,369,000 shall be for the Center for Drug Evalua-23 tion and Research and related field activities in the Office24 of Regulatory Affairs; (3) $329,708,000 shall be for the25 Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research and for re-
  60. 60. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsDIV A--AG01MAR CR T6.xml [file APPRO. SEN. 7 of29] 60 1 lated field activities in the Office of Regulatory Affairs; 2 (4) $167,576,000 shall be for the Center for Veterinary 3 Medicine and for related field activities in the Office of 4 Regulatory Affairs; (5) $393,988,000 shall be for the Cen- 5 ter for Devices and Radiological Health and for related 6 field activities in the Office of Regulatory Affairs; (6) 7 $59,429,000 shall be for the National Center for Toxi- 8 cological Research; (7) $482,398,000 shall be for the Cen- 9 ter for Tobacco Products and for related field activities10 in the Office of Regulatory Affairs; (8) not to exceed11 $168,971,000 shall be for Rent and Related activities, of12 which $61,713,000 is for White Oak Consolidation, other13 than the amounts paid to the General Services Adminis-14 tration for rent; (9) not to exceed $213,352,000 shall be15 for payments to the General Services Administration for16 rent; and (10) $259,342,000 shall be for other activities,17 including the Office of the Commissioner of Food and18 Drugs, the Office of Foods and Veterinary Medicine, the19 Office of Medical and Tobacco Products, the Office of20 Global and Regulatory Policy, the Office of Operations,21 the Office of the Chief Scientist, and central services for22 these offices: Provided further, That the Secretary may,23 prior to the due date for such fees, accept payment of pre-24 scription drug user fees, medical device user fees, human25 generic drug user fees, biosimilar biological product user
  61. 61. U:2013REPTCONFMarch CRBillsDIV A--AG01MAR CR T6.xml [file APPRO. SEN. 7 of29] 61 1 fees, animal drug user fees and animal generic drug user 2 fees authorized for fiscal year 2014, and that amounts of 3 such fees assessed for fiscal year 2014 for which the Sec- 4 retary accepts payment in fiscal year 2013 shall not be 5 included in amounts provided under this heading: Pro- 6 vided further, That not to exceed $25,000 of this amount 7 shall be for official reception and representation expenses, 8 not otherwise provided for, as determined by the Commis- 9 sioner: Provided further, That any transfer of funds pursu-10 ant to section 770(n) of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cos-11 metic Act (21 U.S.C. 379dd(n)) shall only be from12 amounts made available under this heading for other ac-13 tivities: Provided further, That funds may be transferred14 from one specified activity to another with the prior ap-15 proval of the Committees on Appropriations of both16 Houses of Congress.17 In addition, mammography user fees authorized by18 42 U.S.C. 263b, export certification user fees authorized19 by 21 U.S.C. 381, and priority review user fees authorized20 by 21 U.S.C. 360n may be credited to this account, to21 remain available until expended.22 BUILDINGS AND FACILITIES23 For plans, construction, repair, improvement, exten-24 sion, alteration, and purchase of fixed equipment or facili-25 ties of or used by the Food and Drug Administration,

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