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1 Provided further, That funds provided under this heading
2 shall be awarded not later than 30 days after the date
3 of enactment of this Act: Provided further, That the Sec-
4 retary shall take measures to ensure that projects funded
5 under this heading shall be completed within 2 years of
6 enactment of this Act, and shall serve to supplement and
7 not supplant planned expenditures for such activities from
8 other Federal, State, local and corporate sources: Provided
9 further, That the Secretary shall certify to the House and
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10 Senate Committees on Appropriations in writing ~ 1

11 compliance with the preceding proviso: Provided further,
12 That not more than 60 percent of the funds provided for
13 non-security activities under this heading may be used for
14 capital projects along the Northeast Corridor: Provided
15 further, That of the funding provided under this heading,
16 $5,000,000 shall be made available for the Amtrak Office
17 of Inspector General and made available through Sep-
18 tember 30, 2013.
19 FEDERAL TRANSIT ADMINISTRATION

20 TRANSIT CAPITAL ASSISTANCE

21 For an additional amount for transit capital assist-
22 ance grants authorized under section 5302(a)(1) of title
23 49, United States Code, $6,900,000,000, to remain avail-
24 able through September 30,2010: Provided, That the Sec-
25 retary of Transportation shall provide 80 percent of the
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1 funds appropriated under this heading for grants under

2 section 5307 of title 49, United States Code, and appor-
3 tion such funds in accordance with section 5336 of such
4 title (other than subsections (i)(l) and (j)): Provided fur-
5 ther, That the Secretary shall apportion 10 percent of the
6 funds appropriated under this heading in accordance with
7 section 5340 of such title: Provided further, That the Sec-
8 retary shall provide 10 percent of the funds appropriated
9 under this heading for grants under section 5311 of title
10 49, United States Code, and apportion such funds in ac-
11 cordance with such section: Provided further, That funds

12 apportioned under this heading shall be apportioned not
13 later than 21 days after the date of enactment of this Act:
14 Provided further, That 180 days following the date of such
15 apportionment, the Secretary shall withdraw from each
16 urbanized area or State an amount equal to 50 percent
17 of the funds apportioned to such urbanized areas or States
18 less the amount of funding obligated, and the Secretary
19 shall redistribute such amounts to other urbanized areas
20 or States that have had no funds withdrawn under this
21 proviso utilizing whatever method he deems appropriate
22 to ensure that all funds redistributed under this proviso
23 shall be utilized promptly: Provided further, That 1 year
24 following the date of such apportionment, the Secretary
25 shall withdraw from each urbanized area or State any un-
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1 obligated funds, and the Secretary shall redistribute such

2 amounts to other urbanized areas or States that have had
3 no funds withdrawn under this proviso utilizing whatever
4 method he deems appropriate to ensure that all funds re-
5 distributed under this proviso shall be utilized promptly:
6 Provided further, That at the request of an urbanized area
7 or State, the Secretary of Transportation may provide an
8 extension of such I-year period if he feels satisfied that
9 the urbanized area or State has encountered an unwork-
10 able bidding environment or other extenuating cir-
11 cumstances: Provided further, That before granting such

12 an extehsion, the Secretary shall send a letter to the
13 House and Senate Committees on Appropriations that
14 provides a thorough justification for the extension: Pro-
15 vided further, That of the funds provided for section 5311
16 of title 49, United States Code, 2.5 percent shall be made
17 available for section 5311(c)(1): Provided further, That of
18 the funding provided under this heading, $100,000,000
19 shall be distributed as discretionary grants to public tran-
20 sit agencies for capital investments that will assist in re-
21 ducing the energy consumption or greenhouse gas emis-
22 sions of their public transportation systems: Provided fur-
23 ther, That for such grants on energy-related investments,
24 priority shall be given to projects based on the total energy
25 savings that are projected to result from the investment,
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1 and projected energy savings as a percentage of the total
2 energy usage of the public transit agency: Provided fur-
3 ther, That applicable chapter 53 requirements shall apply
4 to funding provided under this heading, except that the
5 Federal share of the costs for which any grant is made
6 under this heading shall be, at the option of the recipient,
7 up to 100 percent: Provided further, That the amount
8 made available under this heading shall not be subject to
9 any limitation on obligations for transit programs set forth
10 in any Act: Provided further, That section 1101(b) of Pub-
11 lic Law 109-59 shall apply to funds appropriated under
12 this heading: Provided further, That the funds appro-
13 priated under this heading shall not be comingled with any
14 prior year funds: Provided further, That notwithstanding
15 any other provision of law, three-quarters of 1 percent of
16 the funds provided for grants under section 5307 and sec-

17 tion 5340, and one-half of 1 percent of the funds provided
18 for grants under section 5311, shall be available for ad-
19 ministrative expenses and program management oversight,

20 and such funds shall be available through September 30,
21 2012.
22 FIXED GUIDEWAY INFRASTRUCTURE INVESTMENT

23 For an amount for capital expenditures authorized
24 under section 5309(b)(2) of title 49, United States Code,
25 $750,000,000, to remain available through September 30,
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1 2010: Provided, That the Secretary of Transportation
2 shall apportion funds under this heading pursuant to the
3 formula set forth in section 5337 of title 49, United States
4 Code: Provided further, That the funds appropriated under
5 this heading shall not be commingled with funds ~
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7 ther, That funds made available under this heading shall
8 be apportioned not later than 21 days after the date of
9 enactment of this Act: py"tJ1:!i8Jer4jb!94h8r, 9Jhat nut less thltIl n

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12 Provided further, That applicable chapter 53 requirements
13 shall apply except that the Federal share of the costs for
14 which a grant is made under this heading shall be, at the
15 option of the recipient, up to 100 percent: Provided fur-
16 ther, That the provisions of section 1101(b) of Public Law
17 109-59 shall apply to funds made available under this
18 heading: Providedfurther, That notwithstanding any other
19 provision of law, up to 1 percent of the funds under this

20 heading shall be available for administrative expenses and
21 program management oversight and shall remain available
22 for obligation until September 30, 2012.
23 CAPITAL INVESTMENT GRANTS

24 For an additional amount for "Capital Investment
25 Grants", as authorized under section 5338(c)(4) of title
26 49, United States Code, and allocated under section
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Providedfurther, That 180 days following the' date of such apportionment,
the Secretary shall withdraw from each urbanized area an amount equal to
50 percent ofthe funds apportioned to such urbanized area less the amount
of funding obligated, and the Secretary shall redistribute such amounts to
other urbanized areas that have had no funds withdrawn under this proviso
utilizing whatever method he or she deems appropriate to ensure that all
funds redistributed under this proviso shall be utilized promptly: Provided
further, That 1 year following the date of such apportionment, the Secretary· .
shall withdraw from each urbanized area any unobligated funds, and the
Secretaryshall redistribute such amounts to other urbanized areas that have
had no funds withdrawn under this prov,iso utilizing whatever method he or
she deems appropriate to ensure that all funds redistributed under this
proviso shall be utilized promptly: Providedfurther, That at the request of
an urbanized area, the Secretary of Transportation may provide an extension
of such I-year period ifhe or she feels satisfiedthattheurbahized area has .'
encountered an unworkable bidding .environment or other extenuating
circumstances: Providedfurther, Thatbefore granting such an extension, the·'
Secretary shall send a letter to th~ House and Senate Comrilittees on .
Appropriations that provides a thorough justification for the extension:
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1 5309(m)(2)(A) of such title, to enable the Secretary of
2 Transportation to make discretionary grants as authorized
3 by section 5309(d) and (e) of such title, $750,000,000,
4 to remain available through September 30, 2010: Pro-
5 vided, That such amount shall be allocated without regard
6 to the limitation under section 5309(m)(2)(A)(i): Provided
7 further, That in selecting projects to be funded, priority
8 shall be given to projects that are currently in construction
9 or are able to obligate funds within 150 days of enactment

10 of this Act: Provided further, That the provisions of section
11 1101(b) of Public Law 109-59 shall apply to funds made
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12 available under this headin~ Provided .ifrlher, That appli-
13 cable chapter 53 requirements shall apply, except that not-
14 withstanding any other provision of law, up to 1 percent
15 of the funds provided under this heading shall be available
16 for administrative expenses and program management
17 oversight, and shall remain available through September
18 30,2012.
19 MARITIME ADMINISTRATION

20 SUPPLEMENTAL GRANTS FOR ASSISTANCE TO SMALL

21 SHIPYARDS

22 To make grants to qualified shipyards as authorized
23 under section 3508 of Public Law 110-417 or section
24 54101 of title 46, United States Code, $100,000,000, to
25 remain available through September 30, 2010: Provided,
Providedfurther, That funds appropriated under this heading shall not be commingled with any
prior year funds: