SD Highlights From Stimulus Bill
January 28, 2009, 3:05 PM
Some of the South Dakota highlights from the House version of the approximately $820 billion stimulus package are listed below.
The amounts were provided by the office of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., and are subject to change by the House and when the Senate passes its version of the bill and before a final bill is signed into law.
Numbers, which in most cases represent both 2009 and 2010, are rounded.
Highways and Bridges - $198.7 million
Mass Transit - $9.5 million
Other Rail - N/A
Wastewater Treatment and Sewers - $28.5 million
Low Income Energy Assistance - $6.3 million**
Head Start - $2.1 million*
Schools Modernization - $58.1 million
Education Technology Grants - $4.8 million*
Preventive Health and Health Services Grants - $726,182*
State Budget Aid - $167.9 million*
* Includes both fiscal years 2009 and 2010
**Includes only fiscal year 2010
Source: The numbers are based on tables released by the House Appropriations Committee and the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee.
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