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March 4, 2010, 12:00 am ET - Amendment SA 3417 proposed by Senator Reid to Amendment SA 3336.
March 5, 2010, 12:00 am ET - Considered by Senate.
March 8, 2010, 12:00 am ET - Considered by Senate.
March 9, 2010, 12:00 am ET - Considered by Senate.
March 9, 2010, 12:00 am ET - Amendment SA 3417 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.

Full Text of this Amendment

SA 3417. Mr. REID (for himself, Mr. Ensign, Mrs. Feinstein, Mr. Hatch, Mr. Crapo, and Mrs. Boxer) submitted an amendment intended to be proposed to amendment SA 3336 proposed by Mr. Baucus to the bill H.R. 4213, to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend certain expiring provisions, and for other purposes; as follows:

At the end of title VI, add the following:
SEC. 6__. ALLOCATION OF GEOTHERMAL RECEIPTS.
Nothwithstanding any other provision of law, for fiscal year 2010 only, all funds received from sales, bonuses, royalties, and rentals under the Geothermal Steam Act of 1970 (30 U.S.C. 1001 et seq.) shall be deposited in the Treasury, of which--
(1) 50 percent shall be used by the Secretary of the Treasury to make payments to States within the boundaries of which the leased land and geothermal resources are located;
(2) 25 percent shall be used by the Secretary of the Treasury to make payments to the counties within the boundaries of which the leased land or geothermal resources are located; and
(3) 25 percent shall be deposited in miscellaneous receipts.


(As printed in the Congressional Record for the Senate on Mar 4, 2010.)