Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2009

Bill Number: 
H.R. 2346
Bill Location: 
Date of Last Action: 
Thursday, May 14, 2009
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111th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 2346

AN ACT

Making supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2009, and for other purposes.

    Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,
    That the following sums are appropriated, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2009, and for other purposes, namely:

TITLE I--DEFENSE MATTERS

DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE
Operation and Maintenance, Defense-Wide

(including transfer of funds)
For an additional amount for `Operation and Maintenance, Defense-Wide', $5,353,701,000, of which--

    (4) not to exceed $350,000,000, to remain available until September 30, 2010, shall be for counternarcotics and other activities including assistance to other Federal agencies, on the United States border with Mexico: Provided, That the Secretary of Defense may transfer these funds to appropriations for military personnel, operation and maintenance, and procurement to be available for the same purposes as the appropriation or fund to which transferred: Provided further, That the Secretary of Defense may transfer up to $100,000,000 of this amount to any other Federal appropriations accounts, with the concurrence of the head of the relevant Federal department or agency for border-related activities: Provided further, That the funds transferred shall be merged with and be available for the same purposes and the same time period, as the appropriation to which transferred: Provided further, That this transfer authority is in addition to any other transfer authority available to the Department of Defense: Provided further, That upon a determination that all or part of the funds so transferred from this appropriation are not necessary for the purposes provided herein, such amounts may be transferred back to this appropriation, to be merged with and made available for the same purposes and for the time period provided under this heading.

TITLE II--MILITARY CONSTRUCTION, FOREIGN OPERATIONS, AND OTHER MATTERS

CHAPTER 10--STATE, FOREIGN OPERATIONS, AND RELATED PROGRAMS

BILATERAL ECONOMIC ASSISTANCE

Funds Appropriated to the President

economic support fund
(including transfer of funds)

For an additional amount for `Economic Support Fund', $2,907,500,000, to remain available until September 30, 2010, of which up to $529,500,000 is for assistance for Pakistan:... Provided further, That of the funds made available under this heading, up to $300,000,000 may be made available for assistance for developing countries impacted by the global financial crisis, including Haiti, Liberia, and Indonesia.

Department of State

international narcotics control and law enforcement

    For an additional amount for `International Narcotics Control and Law Enforcement', $483,500,000, to remain available until September 30, 2010: Provided, That not less than $160,000,000 shall be made available for assistance for Mexico to combat drug trafficking and related violence and organized crime, and for judicial reform, institution building, anti-corruption, and rule of law activities, and shall be immediately available notwithstanding section 7045(e) of the Department of State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs Appropriations Act, 2009 (division H of Public Law 111-8): Provided further, That funds made available pursuant to the previous proviso shall be made available subject to prior consultation with, and the regular notification procedures of, the Committees on Appropriations of the House of Representatives and the Senate, except that notifications shall be transmitted at least 5 days in advance of the obligation of any funds appropriated under this heading:

    INTERNATIONAL SECURITY ASSISTANCE

    Funds Appropriated to the President
    foreign military financing program

      For an additional amount for `Foreign Military Financing Program', $1,349,000,000, to remain available until September 30, 2010: Provided, That not less than $310,000,000 shall be made available for assistance for Mexico and shall be immediately available notwithstanding section 7045(e) of the Department of State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs Appropriations Act, 2009 (division H of Public Law 111-8): Provided further, That funds made available pursuant to the previous proviso shall be available notwithstanding section 36(b) of the Arms Export Control Act: ... Provided further, That prior to the initial obligation of funds the Secretary of State shall certify to the Committees on Appropriations of the House of Representatives and the Senate that all practicable efforts have been made to ensure that such assistance is not provided to or through any individual, or private or government entity, that advocates, plans, sponsors, engages in, or has engaged in, terrorist activity.