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Full Text of this Amendment
On page 9, strike lines 12 through 20 and insert the following:
"(A) 125 TO 150-PERCENT HIGHER UNEMPLOYMENT RATE.--The Secretary may increase the Federal share above the percentage specified in subsection (a) up to 60 percent of the cost of a project in the case of a grant made in an area for which--
"(i) the per capita income is not more than 70 percent of the national average;
"(ii) the 24-month unemployment rate is at least 150 percent of the national average; or
"(iii) if the national average 24-month unemployment rate is in excess of 6.5 percent, the 24-month unemployment rate is at least 125 percent of the national average.
(As printed in the Congressional Record for the Senate on Jun 15, 2011.)