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Calendar No. 835

110th CONGRESS
2d Session
S. 3186


To provide funding for the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program.


IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

June 24 (legistlative day, June 23), 2008

Mr. Sanders (for himself, Mr. Leahy, Mr. Brown, and Mr. Cardin) introduced the following bill; which was read the first time

June 25, 2008

Read the second time and placed on the calendar


A BILL

To provide funding for the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. Short title.

This Act may be cited as the “Warm in Winter and Cool in Summer Act”.

SEC. 2. Low-income home energy assistance appropriations.

(a) In General.—In addition to any amounts appropriated under any other provision of Federal law, there is appropriated, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, for fiscal year 2008—

(1) $1,265,000,000 (to remain available until expended) for making payments under subsections (a) through (d) of section 2604 of the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Act of 1981 (42 U.S.C. 8623); and

(2) $1,265,000,000 (to remain available until expended) for making payments under section 2604(e) of the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Act of 1981 (42 U.S.C. 8623(e)), notwithstanding the designation requirement of section 2602(e) of such Act (42 U.S.C. 8621(e)).

(b) Emergency requirement.—The amount provided under this section is designated as an emergency requirement and necessary to meet emergency needs, pursuant to section 204 of S. Con. Res. 21 (110th Congress), the concurrent resolution on the budget for fiscal year 2008.


Calendar No. 835

110th CONGRESS
     2d Session
S. 3186

A BILL
To provide funding for the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program.

June 25, 2008
Read the second time and placed on the calendar