S. 3774: Extending the deadline for Social Services Block Grant expenditures of supplemental funds appropriated following disasters occurring in 2008

S. 3774

Extending the deadline for Social Services Block Grant expenditures of supplemental funds appropriated following disasters occurring in 2008

Sponsor
Sen. John Cornyn

Date
November 17, 2010 (111th Congress, 2nd Session)

Staff Contact
Communications

Floor Situation

S. 3774 is expected to be considered on the House floor on Wednesday, November 17, 2010, under a suspension of the rules, requiring a two-thirds majority vote for passage.  This legislation was introduced by Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) on September 14, 2010. 

Bill Summary

S. 3774 would extend the deadline for using certain grant money for disasters, such as Hurricanes Ike and Dolly, which occurred in 2008. 

The bill would provide an extension for the expenditure of the remaining funds through September 30, 2011.  The initial funding of $600 million was provided in the Consolidated Security, Disaster Assistance, and Continuing Appropriations Act of 2009.

Cost

There is currently no cost estimate provided for this bill.