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Full Text of this Amendment

SA 720. Mr. NELSON of Florida submitted an amendment intended to be proposed by him to the bill H.R. 1388, to reauthorize and reform the national service laws; which was ordered to lie on the table; as follows:

On page 183, between lines 2 and 3, insert the following:
(a) Florida Campus.--The Director of the National Civilian Community Corps under subtitle E of title I of the National and Community Service Act of 1990 (42 U.S.C. 12611 et seq.) shall establish a campus described in section 155 of such Act (as amended by section 1505 of this Act) (42 U.S.C. 12615) for such Corps in the State of Florida.
(b) Authorization of Appropriations.--There are authorized to be appropriated such sums as may be necessary for the establishment of the campus required under subsection (a).
(c) Report.--Not later than 1 year after the date of enactment of this Act, the Corporation for National and Community Service shall submit a report to Congress on the effectiveness of the expansion of the National Civilian Community Corps in addressing the effects of hurricanes and tropical storms in the southern region of the United States.
(As printed in the Congressional Record for the Senate on Mar 25, 2009.)