Text: H.Con.Res.270 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)

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[Congressional Bills 110th Congress]
[From the U.S. Government Printing Office]
[H. Con. Res. 270 Agreed to House (ATH)]

  1st Session
H. CON. RES. 270

      To make corrections in the enrollment of the bill H.R. 1593.


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                    IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

                           December 17, 2008

    Mr. Conyers (for himself and Mr. Smith of Texas) submitted the 
following concurrent resolution; which was referred to the Committee on 
       the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committee on House 
   Administration, for a period to be subsequently determined by the 
  Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall 
           within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned

                           December 17, 2007

 The Committees on the Judiciary and House Administration discharged; 
                        considered and agreed to

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                         CONCURRENT RESOLUTION


 
      To make corrections in the enrollment of the bill H.R. 1593.

    Resolved by the House of Representatives (the Senate concurring) 
That, in the enrollment of the bill H.R. 1593, the Clerk of the House 
of Representatives shall make the following corrections (with page and 
line numbers referring to the page and line numbers of the bill as 
engrossed in the House):
            (1) Page 17, strike line 21 through page 18, line 23 and 
        insert the following:
            ``(1) Federal share.--
                    ``(A) In general.--The Federal share of a grant 
                received under this section may not exceed 50 percent 
                of the project funded under such grant.
                    ``(B) In-kind contributions.--
                            ``(i) In general.--Subject to clause (ii), 
                        the recipient of a grant under this section may 
                        meet the matching requirement under 
                        subparagraph (A) by making in-kind 
                        contributions of goods or services that are 
                        directly related to the purpose for which such 
                        grant was awarded.
                            ``(ii) Maximum percentage.--Not more than 
                        50 percent of the amount provided by a 
                        recipient of a grant under this section to meet 
                        the matching requirement under subparagraph (A) 
                        may be provided through in-kind contributions 
                        under clause (i).
            (2) Page 37, strike line 22 through page 38, line 4 and 
        insert the following:
    ``(e) Federal Share.--
            ``(1) Matching requirement.--The Federal share of a grant 
        under this section may not exceed 50 percent of the program 
        funded under such grant.
            ``(2) In-kind contributions.--
                    ``(A) In general.--Subject to subparagraph (B), the 
                recipient of a grant under this section may meet the 
                matching requirement under paragraph (1) by making in-
                kind contributions of goods or services that are 
                directly related to the purpose for which such grant 
                was awarded.
                    ``(B) Maximum percentage.--Not more than 50 percent 
                of the amount provided by a recipient of a grant under 
                this section to meet the matching requirement under 
                paragraph (1) may be provided through in-kind 
                contributions under subparagraph (A).
            ``(3) Supplement not supplant.--Federal funds received 
        under this section shall be used to supplement, not supplant, 
        non-Federal funds that would otherwise be available for the 
        activities funded under this section.
            (3) Page 43, strike lines 19 through 24 and insert the 
        following:

``SEC. 2904. FEDERAL SHARE.

    ``(a) Matching Requirement.--The Federal share of a grant under 
this part may not exceed 50 percent of the total costs of the qualified 
drug treatment program funded under such grant.
    ``(b) In-Kind Contributions.--
            ``(1) In general.--Subject to paragraph (2), the recipient 
        of a grant under this part may meet the matching requirement 
        under subsection (a) by making in-kind contributions of goods 
        or services that are directly related to the purpose for which 
        such grant was awarded.
            ``(2) Maximum percentage.--Not more than 50 percent of the 
        amount provided by a recipient of a grant under this part to 
        meet the matching requirement under subsection (a) may be 
        provided through in-kind contributions under paragraph (1).
            (4) Page 80, after line 4 insert the following:
                    (C) Waiver.--The Attorney General is authorized to 
                waive the requirements of section 3624 of title 18, 
                United States Code, as necessary to provide for the 
                release of some or all eligible elderly offenders from 
                the Bureau of Prisons facility to home detention for 
                the purposes of the pilot program under this 
                subsection.
            (5) Page 80, line 18, strike ``a Bureau of Prisons 
        facility'' and insert ``at least one Bureau of Prisons 
        facility''.
            (6) Page 81, strike line 11 through page 83, line 12 and 
        insert the following:
                    (A) Eligible elderly offender.--The term ``eligible 
                elderly offender'' means an offender in the custody of 
                the Bureau of Prisons--
                            (i) who is not less than 65 years of age;
                            (ii) who is serving a term of imprisonment 
                        that is not life imprisonment based on 
                        conviction for an offense or offenses that do 
                        not include any crime of violence (as defined 
                        in section 16 of title 18, United States Code), 
                        sex offense (as defined in section 111(5) of 
                        the Sex Offender Registration and Notification 
                        Act), offense described in section 
                        2332b(g)(5)(B) of title 18, United States Code, 
                        or offense under chapter 37 of title 18, United 
                        States Code, and has served the greater of 10 
                        years or 75 percent of the term of imprisonment 
                        to which the offender was sentenced;
                            (iii) who has not been convicted in the 
                        past of any Federal or State crime of violence, 
                        sex offense, or other offense described in 
                        clause (ii);
                            (iv) who has not been determined by the 
                        Bureau of Prisons, on the basis of information 
                        the Bureau uses to make custody 
                        classifications, and in the sole discretion of 
                        the Bureau, to have a history of violence, or 
                        of engaging in conduct constituting a sex 
                        offense or other offense described in clause 
                        (ii);
                            (v) who has not escaped, or attempted to 
                        escape, from a Bureau of Prisons institution;
                            (vi) with respect to whom the Bureau of 
                        Prisons has determined that release to home 
                        detention under this section will result in a 
                        substantial net reduction of costs to the 
                        Federal Government; and
                            (vii) who has been determined by the Bureau 
                        of Prisons to be at no substantial risk of 
                        engaging in criminal conduct or of endangering 
                        any person or the public if released to home 
                        detention.
            (7) Page 84, line 25, strike ``section 231'' and insert 
        ``this section''.
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