Congressional Budget Office Cost Estimate: S. 2695, National Bio and Agro-Defense Facility Act of 2019 [open pdf - 30KB]
This is the Congressional Budget Office Cost Estimate as reported by the Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry on December 17, 2019. From the Document: "S. 2695 would authorize the Department of Agriculture (USDA) to provide for the defense of the nation's agriculture and food system through the National Bio and Agro-Defense Facility, currently being constructed by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) in Manhattan, Kansas. The biosafety level-4 laboratory is expected to be operational by 2023 and will replace the Plum Island Animal Disease Center in New York State."
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