Congressional Budget Office Cost Estimate: H.R. 4309: A Bill to Amend the Sikes Act to Make Certain Improvements to the Administration of Cooperative Agreements for Land Management Related to Department of Defense Readiness Activities, and for Other Purposes [open pdf - 15KB]
"H.R. 4309 would amend the Sikes Act to allow the Department of Defense (DoD) to provide lump-sum payments to nonfederal entities that enter into cooperative agreements to maintain and improve natural resources at certain military sites. The bill also would allow those entities to invest funds provided to carry out those activities. Finally, the bill would require DoD to conduct annual audits of each project carried out under the Sikes Act."
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