H.R.152

One Hundred Thirteenth Congress

of the

United States of America

AT THE FIRST SESSION

Begun and held at the City of Washington on Thursday,

the third day of January, two thousand and thirteen

An Act

Making supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2013, to improve and streamline disaster assistance for Hurricane Sandy, and for other purposes.

DIVISION A--DISASTER RELIEF APPROPRIATIONS ACT, 2013

TITLE I

DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE

DOMESTIC FOOD PROGRAMS

Food and Nutrition Service

commodity assistance program

TITLE II

DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY

Corps of Engineers--Civil

investigations

construction

operation and maintenance

flood control and coastal emergencies

TITLE III

Small Business Administration

salaries and expenses

office of inspector general

disaster loans program account

(including transfer of funds)

TITLE IV

DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Coast Guard

acquisition, construction, and improvements

(including transfer of funds)

Federal Emergency Management Agency

disaster relief fund

(including transfer of funds)

Science and Technology

research, development, acquisition, and operations

Domestic Nuclear Detection Office

systems acquisition

General Provision--This Title

TITLE V

DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Fish and Wildlife Service

construction

National Park Service

construction

Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement

oil spill research

TITLE VI

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Office of the Secretary

public health and social services emergency fund

(including transfers of funds)

RELATED AGENCIES

Social Security Administration

limitation on administrative expenses

(including transfer of funds)

TITLE VII

DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE

MILITARY CONSTRUCTION

Military Construction, Army National Guard

DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS

Veterans Health Administration

medical services

medical facilities

National Cemetery Administration

Departmental Administration

information technology systems

construction, major projects

TITLE VIII

DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Federal Aviation Administration

facilities and equipment

(airport and airway trust fund)

Federal Railroad Administration

operating subsidy grants to the national railroad passenger corporation

Federal Transit Administration

public transportation emergency relief program

(including transfer of funds)

DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT

Community Planning and Development

community development fund

(including transfer of funds)

Administrative Provision--Department of Housing and Urban Development

TITLE IX

GENERAL PROVISIONS--THIS DIVISION

TITLE X

ADDITIONAL DISASTER ASSISTANCE

CHAPTER 1

DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE

Office of the Secretary

emergency conservation activities

(including transfer of funds)

GENERAL PROVISION--THIS CHAPTER

CHAPTER 2

DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

operations, research, and facilities

procurement, acquisition and construction

DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE

Federal Bureau of Investigation

salaries and expenses

Drug Enforcement Administration

salaries and expenses

Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives

salaries and expenses

Federal Prison System

buildings and facilities

SCIENCE

National Aeronautics and Space Administration

construction and environmental compliance and restoration

RELATED AGENCIES

Legal Services Corporation

payment to the legal services corporation

CHAPTER 3

DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE

DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE--MILITARY

OPERATION AND MAINTENANCE

Operation and Maintenance, Army

Operation and Maintenance, Navy

Operation and Maintenance, Air Force

Operation and Maintenance, Army National Guard

Operation and Maintenance, Air National Guard

PROCUREMENT

Procurement of Ammunition, Army

REVOLVING AND MANAGEMENT FUNDS

Defense Working Capital Funds

CHAPTER 4

DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY

Corps of Engineers--Civil

investigations

construction

operation and maintenance

flood control and coastal emergencies

expenses

GENERAL PROVISION--THIS CHAPTER

CHAPTER 5

General Services Administration

real property activities

federal buildings fund

Small Business Administration

salaries and expenses

office of inspector general

disaster loans program account

(including transfers of funds)

CHAPTER 6

DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

United States Customs and Border Protection

salaries and expenses

United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement

salaries and expenses

United States Secret Service

salaries and expenses

Coast Guard

acquisition, construction, and improvements

(including transfer of funds)

Federal Emergency Management Agency

disaster relief fund

(including transfer of funds)

disaster assistance direct loan program account

Science and Technology

research, development, acquisition, and operations

CHAPTER 7

DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Fish and Wildlife Service

construction

National Park Service

historic preservation fund

construction

Departmental Operations

office of the secretary

(including transfers of funds)

ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

Environmental Programs and Management

Hazardous Substance Superfund

Leaking Underground Storage Tank Fund

State and Tribal Assistance Grants

RELATED AGENCIES

DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE

Forest Service

capital improvement and maintenance

OTHER RELATED AGENCY

Smithsonian Institution

salaries and expenses

CHAPTER 8

DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

Employment and Training Administration

training and employment services

(including transfers of funds)

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Office of the Secretary

public health and social services emergency fund

(including transfers of funds)

CHAPTER 9

DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Federal Aviation Administration

facilities and equipment

(airport and airway trust fund)

Federal Highway Administration

federal-aid highways

emergency relief program

Federal Railroad Administration

grants to the national railroad passenger corporation

Federal Transit Administration

public transportation emergency relief program

(including transfer of funds)

DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT

Community Planning and Development

community development fund

(including transfers of funds)

GENERAL PROVISIONS--THIS CHAPTER

DIVISION B--SANDY RECOVERY IMPROVEMENT ACT OF 2013

SEC. 1101. SHORT TITLE; TABLE OF CONTENTS.

SEC. 1102. PUBLIC ASSISTANCE PROGRAM ALTERNATIVE PROCEDURES.

‘SEC. 428. PUBLIC ASSISTANCE PROGRAM ALTERNATIVE PROCEDURES.

SEC. 1103. FEDERAL ASSISTANCE TO INDIVIDUALS AND HOUSEHOLDS.

‘(aa) enter into lease agreements with owners of multifamily rental property located in areas covered by a major disaster declaration to house individuals and households eligible for assistance under this section; and

‘(bb) make repairs or improvements to properties under such lease agreements, to the extent necessary to serve as safe and adequate temporary housing.

‘(aa) shall be deducted from the value of the lease agreement; and

‘(bb) may not exceed the value of the lease agreement.’; and

SEC. 1104. HAZARD MITIGATION.

SEC. 1105. DISPUTE RESOLUTION PILOT PROGRAM.

SEC. 1106. UNIFIED FEDERAL REVIEW.

‘SEC. 429. UNIFIED FEDERAL REVIEW.

SEC. 1107. SIMPLIFIED PROCEDURES.

SEC. 1108. ESSENTIAL ASSISTANCE.

SEC. 1109. INDIVIDUAL ASSISTANCE FACTORS.

SEC. 1110. TRIBAL REQUESTS FOR A MAJOR DISASTER OR EMERGENCY DECLARATION UNDER THE STAFFORD ACT.

‘SEC. 103. REFERENCES.

SEC. 1111. RECOMMENDATIONS FOR REDUCING COSTS OF FUTURE DISASTERS.

Speaker of the House of Representatives.

Vice President of the United States and

President of the Senate.