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Public Law No: 110-338 (10/03/2008)

 
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Public Law 110-338
110th Congress

                                 An Act


 
To amend the John F. Kennedy Center Act to authorize appropriations for 
   the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, and for other 
            purposes. <<NOTE: Oct. 3, 2008 -  [H.R. 3986]>> 

    Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the 
United States of America in Congress assembled, <<NOTE: John F. 
Kennedy Center Reauthorization Act of 2008.>> 
SECTION 1. <<NOTE: 20 USC 76h note.>> SHORT TITLE.

    This Act may be cited as the ``John F. Kennedy Center 
Reauthorization Act of 2008''.
SEC. 2. TECHNICAL AMENDMENT.

    Section 2(a)(2)(J)(ii) of the John F. Kennedy Center Act (20 U.S.C. 
76h(a)(2)(J)(ii)) is amended by striking ``Public Works and 
Transportation'' and inserting ``Transportation and Infrastructure''.
SEC. 3. PHOTOVOLTAIC SYSTEM.

    The John F. Kennedy Center Act is amended by inserting after section 
6 (20 U.S.C. 76l) the following:
``SEC. 7. <<NOTE: 20 USC 76m.>> PHOTOVOLTAIC SYSTEM.

    ``(a) In General.--The Board may study, plan, design, engineer, and 
construct a photovoltaic system for the main roof of the John F. Kennedy 
Center for the Performing Arts.
    ``(b) Report.--Not later than 60 days before beginning construction 
of the photovoltaic system pursuant to subsection (a), the Board shall 
submit to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure of the 
House of Representatives and the Committee on Environment and Public 
Works of the Senate a report on the feasibility and design of the 
project.''.
SEC. 4. AUTHORIZATION OF APPROPRIATIONS.

    Section 13 of the John F. Kennedy Center Act (20 U.S.C. 76r) is 
amended--
            (1) by striking subsections (a) and (b) and inserting the 
        following:

    ``(a) Maintenance, Repair, and Security.--There are authorized to be 
appropriated to the Board to carry out section 4(a)(1)(H)--
            ``(1) $20,200,000 for fiscal year 2008;
            ``(2) $21,800,000 for fiscal year 2009;
            ``(3) $22,500,000 for fiscal year 2010;
            ``(4) $23,500,000 for fiscal year 2011; and
            ``(5) $24,500,000 for fiscal year 2012.

    ``(b) Capital Projects.--There are authorized to be appropriated to 
the Board to carry out subparagraphs (F) and (G) of section 4(a)(1)--
            ``(1) $23,150,000 for fiscal year 2008;

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            ``(2) $16,000,000 for fiscal year 2009;
            ``(3) $17,000,000 for fiscal year 2010;
            ``(4) $17,000,000 for fiscal year 2011; and
            ``(5) $18,500,000 for fiscal year 2012.'';
            (2) by redesignating subsection (d) as subsection (e); and
            (3) by inserting after subsection (c) the following:

    ``(d) Photovoltaic System.--There are authorized to be appropriated 
to the Board such sums as are necessary to carry out section 7, to 
remain available until expended.''.
SEC. 5. <<NOTE: 20 USC 76h note.>> EXISTING AUTHORITIES.

    Nothing in this Act limits or otherwise affects the authority or 
responsibility of the National Capital Planning Commission or the 
Commission of Fine Arts.

    Approved October 3, 2008.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY--H.R. 3986:
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HOUSE REPORTS: No. 110-480 (Comm. on Transportation and Infrastructure).
SENATE REPORTS: No. 110-406 (Comm. on Environment and Public Works).
CONGRESSIONAL RECORD:
                                                        Vol. 153 (2007):
                                    Dec. 11, considered and passed 
                                        House.
                                                        Vol. 154 (2008):
                                    June 26, considered and passed 
                                        Senate, amended.
                                    Sept. 17, 18, House considered and 
                                        concurred in Senate amendment.

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