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This Notice announces the availability of stimulus assistance provided pursuant to Title 1 of
Division A of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, 2009, (Pub. L. 111-5) (February 17, 2009).
Unless otherwise specified in this notice, applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until funds are expended. Program funding expires September 30, 2010.

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