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H.R. 5620 (102nd): Dire Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act, 1992, Including Disaster Assistance to Meet the Present Emergencies Arising from the Consequences of Hurricane Andrew, Typhoon Omar, Hurricane Iniki and Other Natural Disasters, and Additional Assistance to Distressed Communities

The text of the bill below is as of Sep 23, 1992 (Passed Congress).


H.R.5620

One Hundred Second Congress of the United States of America

AT THE SECOND SESSION

Begun and held at the City of Washington on Friday, the third day of January,

one thousand nine hundred and ninety-two

An Act

Making supplemental appropriations, transfers, and rescissions for the fiscal year

ending September 30, 1992, and for other purposes.

    Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,That the following sums are appropriated, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, to provide supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1992, and for other purposes, namely:

TITLE I

DEPARTMENTS OF COMMERCE, JUSTICE, AND STATE, THE JUDICIARY, AND RELATED AGENCIES

DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration

OPERATIONS AND ADMINISTRATION

    For an additional amount for ‘Operations and administration’, $2,000,000, to remain available until expended.

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

operations, research, and facilities

(INCLUDING RESCISSION)

    Of the funds made available under this heading in Public Law 102-140, $2,120,000 are rescinded.

    Notwithstanding section 318(d) of the Coastal Zone Management Act of 1972 (16 U.S.C. 1464(d)), amounts provided pursuant to Public Law 101-162 for the acquisition of Buxton Woods shall remain available to the State of North Carolina through September 30, 1993.

Foreign Fishing Observer Fund

(RESCISSION)

    Of the unobligated balances in the Foreign Fishing Observer Fund, $1,309,000 are rescinded.

FISHING VESSEL OBLIGATIONS GUARANTEES

(RESCISSION)

    Of the funds made available under this heading in Public Law 102-140, $930,000 are rescinded.

DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE

Legal Activities

salaries and expenses, united states attorneys

    Amounts appropriated under this title by Public Law 101-515 and available through September 30, 1992, for debt collection training, locating debtors and their property, and selling debtor property also may be used for processing and tracking debts owed to the United States Government.

DEPARTMENT OF STATE

International Organizations and Conferences

CONTRIBUTIONS FOR INTERNATIONAL PEACEKEEPING ACTIVITIES

    For an additional amount for ‘Contributions for International Peacekeeping Activities’, $80,000,000: Provided, That Congress hereby designates these amounts as emergency requirements for all purposes of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

THE JUDICIARY

Courts of Appeals, District Courts, and Other Judicial Services

DEFENDER SERVICES

    For an additional amount for ‘Defender Services’, $31,250,000, to remain available until expended: Provided, That Congress hereby designates these amounts as emergency requirements for all purposes of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

National Commission on Judicial Discipline and Removal

    The language under the heading ‘Courts of Appeals, District Courts, and Other Judicial Services, Salaries and expenses’ in Public Law 102-27 is amended by deleting ‘September 30, 1992’ and inserting in lieu thereof ‘September 30, 1993’.

    Notwithstanding the requirement of section 415 of Public Law 101-650 to submit the report mandated by said section not later than one year after the date of the Commission’s first meeting, the National Commission on Judicial Discipline and Removal shall submit to each House of Congress, the Chief Justice of the United States, and the President, the report mandated in said section no later than August 1, 1993.

RELATED AGENCY

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

SALARIES AND EXPENSES

    For an additional amount for ‘Salaries and expenses’, $1,000,000, to remain available until September 30, 1993: Provided, That Congress hereby designates these amounts as emergency requirements for all purposes of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

GENERAL PROVISIONS--TITLE I

    SEC. 101. Notwithstanding the provisions of section 1402 of the Victims of Crime Act of 1984, as amended (42 U.S.C. 10601), amounts deposited into the Crime Victims Fund during fiscal year 1992, in excess of $152,200,000 shall be available to the Attorney General without fiscal year limitation for expenses associated with the activation and operation of Federal prisons.

Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary

    SEC. 102. (a) ISSUANCE OF DESIGNATION NOTICE- Notwithstanding section 304(b) of the Marine Protection, Research, and Sanctuaries Act of 1972 (16 U.S.C. 1434(b))--

      (1) the Secretary of Commerce shall, on September 18, 1992, (or as soon thereafter as is practicable), publish under that Act in the Federal Register a notice of the designation of the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary (hereafter in this section the ‘Sanctuary’), as described in the notice of designation submitted to the Congress on September 15, 1992, and

      (2) that designation shall take effect the later of September 18, 1992, or the date of enactment of this Act.

    (b) OIL AND GAS ACTIVITIES PROHIBITED- Notwithstanding any other provision of law, no leasing, exploration, development or production of oil or gas shall be permitted within the Sanctuary as required by section 944.5 of the Final Environmental Impact Statement and Management Plan for the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary, published by the Department of Commerce in June 1992.

    (c) INTERAGENCY COOPERATION-

      (1) REVIEW OF AGENCY ACTIONS-

        (A) IN GENERAL- Federal agency actions internal or external to the Sanctuary including private activities authorized by licenses, leases, or permits, that are likely to destroy, cause the loss of, or injure any sanctuary resource are subject to consultation with the Secretary.

        (B) AGENCY STATEMENTS REQUIRED- Subject to any regulations the Secretary may establish, each Federal agency proposing an action described in subparagraph (A) shall provide the Secretary with a written statement describing the action and its potential effects on sanctuary resources at the earliest practicable time, but in no case later than 45 days before the final approval of the action unless each Federal agency and the Secretary agree to a different schedule.

      (2) SECRETARY’S RECOMMENDED ALTERNATIVES- If the Secretary finds that a Federal agency action is likely to destroy, cause the loss of, or injure a sanctuary resource, the Secretary shall (within 45 days of receipt of complete information on the proposed agency action) recommend reasonable and prudent alternatives, which may include conduct of the action elsewhere, which can be taken by the Federal agency in implementing the agency action that will protect sanctuary resources.

      (3) RESPONSE TO RECOMMENDATIONS- The agency head who receives the Secretary’s recommended alternatives under paragraph (2) shall promptly consult with the Secretary on the alternatives. If the agency head decides not to follow the alternatives, the agency head shall provide the Secretary with a written statement explaining the reasons for that decision.

    (d) VESSEL TRAFFIC- Within 18 months of the date of enactment of this Act, the Secretary of Commerce and the Secretary of Transportation, in consultation with the State of California and with adequate opportunity for public input, shall report to Congress on measures for regulating vessel traffic in the Sanctuary if it is determined that such measures are necessary to protect sanctuary resources.

TITLE II

DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE--MILITARY

SUPPLEMENTAL APPROPRIATIONS

OPERATION AND MAINTENANCE

Operation and Maintenance, Army

    For an additional amount for ‘Operation and maintenance, Army’, $116,000,000, to remain available for obligation until September 30, 1993.

Operation and Maintenance, Navy

    For an additional amount for ‘Operation and maintenance, Navy’, $33,000,000, to remain available for obligation until September 30, 1993.

Operation and Maintenance, Air Force

    For an additional amount for ‘Operation and maintenance, Air Force’, $263,000,000, to remain available for obligation until September 30, 1993.

Operation and Maintenance, Defense Agencies

    For an additional amount for ‘Operation and maintenance, Defense Agencies’, $69,700,000, to remain available for obligation until September 30, 1993: Provided, That $50,000,000 of this appropriation shall be used to provide educational assistance to school districts where there are significant increases in the number of military dependent students as the result of relocation or realignment of Armed Forces personnel: Provided further, That the $50,000,000 specified in the preceding proviso shall be allocated to school districts where at least thirty percent of the students in average daily attendance in the schools are military dependent students: Provided further, That the $50,000,000 shall be made available only to supplement, not supplant, the amount of any other Federal, State, or local government funds otherwise authorized or expended for education of dependents of members of the Armed Forces: Provided further, That a portion of the $50,000,000 may be made available for construction.

ENVIRONMENTAL RESTORATION, DEFENSE

    For an additional amount for ‘Environmental Restoration, Defense’, $447,500,000, to remain available for obligation until September 30, 1993.

PROCUREMENT

National Guard and Reserve Equipment

    For an additional amount for ‘National Guard and Reserve Equipment’, $4,372,000, to remain available for obligation until September 30, 1994.

RESEARCH, DEVELOPMENT, TEST AND EVALUATION

Research, Development, Test and Evaluation, Defense Agencies

    For an additional amount for ‘Research, Development, Test and Evaluation, Defense Agencies’, $74,800,000, to remain available for obligation until September 30, 1993: Provided, That $5,000,000 of the funds appropriated in this paragraph shall be made available only for a National Defense Center of Excellence for Research in Ocean Sciences to be established through cooperation between the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) and the Hawaii High Technology Development Corporation (a government entity) for the purposes of conducting research and development activities of interest to the Department of Defense on such topics as ocean environment preservation technology, new ship hull design concepts, shallow water surveillance technologies, ocean measurement instrumentation, and the unique properties of the deep ocean environment.

REVOLVING AND MANAGEMENT FUNDS

Pentagon Reservation Maintenance Revolving Fund

    For an additional amount for ‘Pentagon Reservation Maintenance Revolving Fund’, $80,100,000.

OTHER DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE PROGRAMS

Office of the Inspector General

    For an additional amount for ‘Office of the Inspector General’, $3,400,000.

TRANSFER OF FUNDS

Operation Desert Shield/Desert Storm

(TRANSFER OF ADDITIONAL FUNDS)

    For additional incremental costs of the Department of Defense associated with operations in and around the Persian Gulf resulting from Operation Desert Shield/Desert Storm, and under the terms and conditions of the Operation Desert Shield/Desert Storm Supplemental Appropriations Act, 1991 (Public Law 102-28), in addition to the amounts that may be transferred to appropriations available to the Department of Defense pursuant to that Act and the Dire Emergency Supplemental Appropriations and Transfers for Relief From the Effects of Natural Disasters, for Other Urgent Needs, and for Incremental Costs of ‘Operation Desert Shield/Desert Storm’ Act of 1992 (Public Law 102-229), not to exceed $3,431,176,560 may be transferred during fiscal years 1992 and 1993 to then currently applicable appropriations from the Defense Cooperation Account, to the following accounts in not to exceed the following amounts:

MILITARY PERSONNEL

(TRANSFER OF FUNDS)

Military Personnel, Army

    For an additional amount for ‘Military Personnel, Army’, $1,007,961,000.

Military Personnel, Navy

    For an additional amount for ‘Military Personnel, Navy’, $170,400,000.

Military Personnel, Marine Corps

    For an additional amount for ‘Military Personnel, Marine Corps’, $17,127,000.

Military Personnel, Air Force

    For an additional amount for ‘Military Personnel, Air Force’, $313,500,000.

OPERATION AND MAINTENANCE

(TRANSFER OF FUNDS)

Operation and Maintenance, Army

    For an additional amount for ‘Operation and maintenance, Army’, $1,355,274,000, to remain available for obligation until September 30, 1993.

Operation and Maintenance, Navy

    For an additional amount for ‘Operation and maintenance, Navy’, $75,000,000, to remain available for obligation until September 30, 1993.

Operation and Maintenance, Marine Corps

    For an additional amount for ‘Operation and maintenance, Marine Corps’, $224,600,000, to remain available for obligation until September 30, 1993.

Operation and Maintenance, Air Force

    For an additional amount for ‘Operation and maintenance, Air Force’, $247,200,000, to remain available for obligation until September 30, 1993.

Operation and Maintenance, Defense Agencies

    For an additional amount for ‘Operation and maintenance, Defense Agencies’, $4,900,000, to remain available for obligation until September 30, 1993.

Operation and Maintenance, Army National Guard

    For an additional amount for ‘Operation and maintenance, Army National Guard’, $15,214,560, to remain available for obligation until September 30, 1993.

OPERATION DESERT SHIELD/DESERT STORM

(TRANSFER OF EXISTING FUNDS)

    For the purpose of adjusting amounts which may be transferred to military personnel and operation and maintenance appropriations pursuant to the Operation Desert Shield/Desert Storm Supplemental Appropriations Act, 1991 (Public Law 102-28) and the Dire Emergency Supplemental Appropriations and Transfers for Relief From the Effects of Natural Disasters, for Other Urgent Needs, and for Incremental Costs of ‘Operation Desert Shield/Desert Storm’ Act of 1992 (Public Law 102-229) and under the terms and conditions of those Acts, the Secretary of Defense may make adjustments to the amounts provided for transfer by such Acts in amounts not to exceed $611,010,000 and provide for the transfer of such amounts to the following accounts in not to exceed the following amounts to be available to the Department of Defense during fiscal years 1992 and 1993: Provided, That the Secretary of Defense shall provide prior notification to the Committees on Appropriations of the House of Representatives and the Senate indicating the accounts from which the funds will be derived for such transfers:

MILITARY PERSONNEL

(TRANSFER OF FUNDS)

National Guard Personnel, Army

    To be derived by transfer, $12,500,000 for ‘National Guard Personnel, Army’.

OPERATION AND MAINTENANCE

(TRANSFER OF FUNDS)

Operation and Maintenance, Army

    To be derived by transfer, $341,310,000 for ‘Operation and maintenance, Army’, to remain available for obligation until September 30, 1993.

Operation and Maintenance, Navy

    To be derived by transfer, $257,200,000 for ‘Operation and maintenance, Navy’, to remain available for obligation until September 30, 1993.

RESCISSION OF FUNDS

Persian Gulf Regional Defense Fund

(RESCISSION)

    Of the funds made available under this heading in the Operation Desert Shield/Desert Storm Supplemental Appropriations Act, 1991 (Public Law 102-28; 105 Stat. 161), $14,696,040,000 is hereby rescinded: Provided, That the Persian Gulf Regional Defense Fund is hereby terminated.

GENERAL PROVISIONS--TITLE II

(TRANSFER OF FUNDS)

    SEC. 201. Section 103 of the Dire Emergency Supplemental Appropriations and Transfers for Relief From the Effects of Natural Disasters, for Other Urgent Needs, and for Incremental Costs of ‘Operation Desert Shield/Desert Storm’ Act of 1992 (Public Law 102-229; 105 Stat. 1707) is amended by striking out ‘fiscal years 1991 and 1992’ and inserting ‘fiscal years 1992 and 1993’ in lieu thereof and by striking out ‘through February 1992’.

    SEC. 202. (a) The Secretary of Defense shall transfer up to $40,000,000 in additional funds from the Defense Cooperation Account to the appropriate appropriations accounts within the Department of Defense to remain available until expended for Kurdish humanitarian needs and related transportation costs to include, but not be limited to, the prepositioning of emergency food stocks, water and seed, the provision of medical assistance, the establishment of regional medical clinics in recognized Kurdish areas of Iraq and the extension of technical assistance for land mine clearing, the drilling of water wells and the construction of temporary shelters.

    (b) The Secretary of Defense shall report to the Committees on Appropriations and Armed Services of the House of Representatives and Senate at the start of each quarter in fiscal year 1993 on the steps taken to bring relief and restore the well-being and security of the people of recognized Kurdish areas of Iraq.

    SEC. 203. Of the funds appropriated under the heading ‘Operation and Maintenance, Army’ in the Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 1992 (Public Law 102-172; 105 Stat. 1152), $6,800,000 shall be available only for a grant to the Monterey Institute of International Studies and shall be obligated prior to September 30, 1992: Provided, That for the purposes of maintaining the industrial base, $60,000,000 of the funds available in the Defense Business Operations Fund, combined with funds otherwise available to the Department of Defense, shall be obligated forthwith for the purchase of 2.88 million cases of Meals Ready to Eat.

    SEC. 204. Of the funds appropriated under the heading ‘Research, Development, Test and Evaluation, Army’ in title IV of the Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 1992 (Public Law 102-172), not less than $5,000,000 shall be made available only for the National Defense Environmental Corporation, or its successor in interest, for the continued establishment and operation of the National Defense Center for Environmental Excellence.

    SEC. 205. Funds appropriated to the Department of Defense in the Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 1991 (Public Law 101-511) and made available for transfer to the Department of Commerce and the Department of Labor to assist State and local governments significantly impacted by reductions in defense industry employment or reductions in the number of military and civilian personnel residing in such States and communities shall be available until September 30, 1997.

    SEC. 206. Notwithstanding section 2391 of title 10, United States Code, the Secretary of Defense may make a grant of $1,100,000 to assist Astoria, Oregon in the planning, design and modification of facilities and support infrastructure to accommodate new Navy Minesweeper/Minehunter vessels.

    SEC. 207. Of the funds appropriated under the heading ‘Research, Development, Test and Evaluation, Army’ in the Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 1992 (Public Law 102-172; 105 Stat. 1164), $8,000,000 shall be available only for neurofibromatosis research.

    SEC. 208. Funds available to the Department of Defense for the payment of allowances under the provisions of section 405a of title 37, United States Code, may be used to make payments of such allowances retroactive to August 23, 1992: Provided, That dependents residing incident to government orders in the vicinity of Homestead Air Force Base, Florida on August 23, 1992 who actually moved to a safe haven designated by an authority ordering the departure of dependents shall be entitled to an allowance under the provisions of section 405a of title 37, United States Code, notwithstanding the fact that the member’s duty station may have been at a place other than Homestead Air Force Base: Provided further, That for the purpose of section 5725 of title 5, United States Code, the departure of civilian employees of the Department of Defense and their dependents from the vicinity of Homestead Air Force Base on or after August 23, 1992 shall be considered to be an evacuation: Provided further, That funds available to the Department of Defense shall be available until September 30, 1994 for the payment of up to $40,000 per claim for personal property damage and losses to members of the uniformed services residing in the vicinity of Homestead Air Force Base as a result of Hurricane Andrew: Provided further, That the allowances and benefits provided under this paragraph shall be made available under equal terms and conditions to members of the uniformed services residing in the vicinity of military installations affected by Typhoon Omar and Hurricane Iniki.

    SEC. 209. Funds appropriated for the Office of Economic Adjustment at the Department of Defense for fiscal year 1992 are reduced by $1,000,000, and funds appropriated for the Office of the Secretary of Defense for fiscal year 1992 are increased by $1,000,000 for the purpose of making an economic impact grant to Nye County, Nevada.

TITLE III

DEPARTMENTS OF LABOR, HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES, EDUCATION, AND RELATED AGENCIES

DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

Employment and Training Administration

ADVANCES TO THE UNEMPLOYMENT TRUST FUND AND OTHER FUNDS

    For an additional amount for ‘Advances to the unemployment trust fund and other funds’, $237,652,000 to remain available until September 30, 1993.

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Administration for Children and Families

HUMAN DEVELOPMENT SERVICES

    Funds appropriated in Public Law 102-170 under the heading ‘Human Development Services’ for the ‘Family Violence Prevention and Services Act’, shall remain available until expended.

TITLE IV

DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE--MILITARY CONSTRUCTION

Base Realignment and Closure Account, Part II

(INCLUDING TRANSFER OF FUNDS)

    For an additional amount for ‘Base Realignment and Closure Account, Part II’, $162,700,000, to be available solely for environmental restoration and to remain available until expended: Provided, That Congress hereby designates this amount as an emergency requirement for all purposes of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

    For an additional amount for ‘Base Realignment and Closure Account, Part II’, $69,000,000, to be derived by transfer from the ‘Environmental Restoration, Defense’ account of Public Law 102-172, to be available solely for environmental restoration and to remain available until expended: Provided, That Congress hereby designates this amount as an emergency requirement for all purposes of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

TITLE V

DEPARTMENTS OF VETERANS AFFAIRS AND HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT, AND INDEPENDENT AGENCIES

DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS

Veterans Benefits Administration

COMPENSATION AND PENSIONS

    For an additional amount for ‘Compensation and pensions’, $500,000,000, to remain available until expended.

VOCATIONAL REHABILITATION LOANS PROGRAM ACCOUNT

    The limitation on direct loans in the current fiscal year for the ‘Vocational rehabilitation loans program account’ is increased, within existing funds, by $350,000 to not to exceed $2,038,000.

Veterans Health Administration

MEDICAL CARE

    Notwithstanding any other provision of law, not less than $8,700,000,000 of the sums appropriated under this heading in fiscal year 1992 shall be available only for expenses in the personnel compensation and benefits object classifications.

Transitional Housing Loan Program Account

(INCLUDING TRANSFER OF FUNDS)

    For the cost of direct loans, $3,000, as authorized by Public Law 102-54, section 8: Provided, That such costs, including the cost of modifying such loans, shall be as defined in section 502 of the Congressional Budget Act of 1974: Provided further, That these funds are available to subsidize gross obligations for the principal amount of direct loans not to exceed $30,000. In addition, for administrative expenses to carry out the direct loan program, $25,000, which may be transferred to and merged with the appropriation for ‘Medical care’: Provided further, That the sums herein appropriated are to be derived by transfer from the ‘Medical care’ appropriation provided in Public Law 102-139.

Departmental Administration

GENERAL OPERATING EXPENSES

    For an additional amount for ‘General operating expenses’, $14,100,000, to remain available until September 30, 1993.

DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT

Housing Programs

ANNUAL CONTRIBUTIONS FOR ASSISTED HOUSING

    The unreserved balances of funding provided under this heading in Public Law 102-139 and prior years for contracts for capital advances, including amendments to contracts for capital advances, and for project rental assistance, and amendments to contracts for project rental assistance, for housing for the elderly as authorized by section 202 of the Housing Act of 1959, as amended, and for housing for persons with disabilities, as authorized by section 811 of the Cranston-Gonzalez National Affordable Housing Act (Public Law 101-625), shall be merged.

ASSISTANCE FOR THE RENEWAL OF EXPIRING SECTION 8 SUBSIDY CONTRACTS

(TRANSFER OF FUNDS)

    For an additional amount of up to $407,000,000, to remain available until expended, and to be derived by transfer from the unreserved amounts in ‘Annual contributions for assisted housing’: Provided, That the amount earmarked for amendments to section 8 contracts other than contracts for projects developed under section 202 of the Housing Act of 1959, as amended, shall be reduced accordingly.

PAYMENTS FOR OPERATION OF LOW-INCOME HOUSING PROJECTS

(INCLUDING RESCISSION OF FUNDS)

    Of the amount made available under this heading in Public Law 102-139, $250,000,000 is rescinded: Provided, That the $294,156,000 under this heading in the aforementioned Act which is not available until September 20, 1992, shall be reduced by $250,000,000 to $44,156,000.

    For an additional amount for ‘Payments for operation of low-income housing projects’, $250,000,000, to remain available until September 30, 1993: Provided, That these funds shall be available for obligation without regard to section 9(d) of the United States Housing Act of 1937, as amended: Provided further, That these funds shall not become available for obligation until September 20, 1992.

Government National Mortgage Association

GUARANTEES OF MORTGAGE-BACKED SECURITIES LOAN GUARANTEE ACCOUNT

    During fiscal year 1992, new commitments to issue guarantees to carry out the purposes of section 306 of the National Housing Act, as amended (12 U.S.C. 1721(g)), shall be increased by $25,000,000,000 and shall not exceed $99,769,293,000.

Community Planning and Development

COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT GRANTS

    The $140,000,000 under this heading in Public Law 102-139 for commitments to guarantee loans shall be increased by $85,000,000 to $225,000,000.

Policy Development and Research

RESEARCH AND TECHNOLOGY

(INCLUDING RESCISSION OF FUNDS)

    Of the amount made available under this heading in Public Law 101-507, the $500,000 earmarked for the National Commission on Manufactured Housing in Public Law 102-27, is rescinded.

    For an additional amount for ‘Research and technology’, $500,000, to remain available under September 30, 1993: Provided, That these funds shall be made available for the National Commission on Manufactured Housing.

INDEPENDENT AGENCIES

Consumer Product Safety Commission

SALARIES AND EXPENSES

    Notwithstanding any other provision of law, not more than $405,000 of the funds provided under this heading in Public Law 102-139 shall be available for personnel compensation and benefits for the Commissioners of the Consumer Product Safety Commission.

Court of Veterans Appeals

SALARIES AND EXPENSES

(INCLUDING RESCISSION OF FUNDS)

    Of the amount made available under this heading in Public Law 102-139, the $950,000 earmarked for financial assistance for legal representation costs in Public Law 102-229, is rescinded.

    For an additional amount for ‘Salaries and expenses’, $950,000, to remain available until September 30, 1994: Provided, That these funds shall be available under the same terms and conditions as authorized for the funds under this heading in Public Law 102-229.

Environmental Protection Agency

ABATEMENT, CONTROL, AND COMPLIANCE

    Notwithstanding any other provision of law, the Administrator is authorized to award a grant under section 8001 of the Solid Waste Disposal Act, as amended, for the purchase of a building and associated costs to support a program for the environmental restoration of the Lackawanna Valley as described in House Report 102-226, the conference report accompanying H.R. 2519 (Public Law 102-139).

National Commission on Severely Distressed Public Housing

SALARIES AND EXPENSES

(TRANSFER OF FUNDS)

    For an additional amount for ‘Salaries and expenses’, $250,000, to remain available until expended, and to be derived by transfer from amounts provided to the Department of Housing and Urban Development under the heading ‘Research and technology’ in Public Law 102-139.

TITLE VI

DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE, RURAL DEVELOPMENT, FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION, AND RELATED AGENCIES

DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE

Cooperative State Research Service

    Title I of the Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 1992 (Public Law 102-142) is amended, under the heading ‘Cooperative State Research Service’ in the last item of the first paragraph of that heading, for necessary expenses of Cooperative State Research Service activities pertaining to a program of capacity building grants to colleges eligible to receive funds under the Act of August 30, 1890 (7 U.S.C. 321-326 and 328), including Tuskegee University, by striking ‘$8,580,000’ and inserting in lieu thereof ‘$10,250,000’.

Commodity Credit Corporation

    The item relating to the ‘Commodity Credit Corporation’ under the heading ‘DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE’ in chapter III of title I of the Dire Emergency Supplemental Appropriations and Transfers for Relief From the Effects of Natural Disasters, for Other Urgent Needs, and for Incremental Costs of ‘Operation Desert Shield/Desert Storm’ Act of 1992 (Public Law 102-229; 105 Stat. 1712) is amended by inserting after ‘provided to the producer’ in the third proviso the following: ‘, and may be available for grants to assist low-income migrant and seasonal farmworkers as provided in section 2281 of the Food, Agriculture, Conservation, and Trade Act of 1990 (42 U.S.C. 5177a)’.

TITLE VII

ENERGY AND WATER DEVELOPMENT

DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Bureau of Reclamation

CONSTRUCTION PROGRAM

    For an additional amount the ‘Construction program’ to meet the emergency needs for areas stricken by drought, $30,000,000, to remain available until expended: Provided, That this amount shall be available only to the extent an official budget request, for a specific dollar amount, that includes designation of the entire amount of the request as an emergency requirement as defined in the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 is transmitted to the Congress: Provided further, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended.

TITLE VIII

DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION AND RELATED AGENCIES

DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Federal Aviation Administration

Grants-in-Aid for Airports

(LIQUIDATION OF CONTRACT AUTHORIZATION)

(AIRPORT AND AIRWAY TRUST FUND)

    For an additional amount for liquidation of obligations incurred for grants-in-aid for airport planning and development under section 14 of Public Law 91-258, as amended, and under other law authorizing such obligations, and obligations for noise compatibility planning and programs, $100,000,000, to be derived from the Airport and Airway Trust Fund and to remain available until expended.

General Provision

    SEC. 801. Section 11(c)(6) of the Federal Transit Act (49 U.S.C. App. 1607c(c)(6)) is amended by adding at the end the following new sentence: ‘For fiscal year 1992, the Secretary shall expend from administrative and research funds deducted for such fiscal year under section 104(a) of title 23, United States Code, $1,000,000 for making grants under paragraph (3) to North Carolina A. and T. State University through the Institute for Transportation Research and Education and shall use all amounts appropriated for such fiscal year pursuant to this paragraph to carry out paragraph (3) for making grants to the University of South Florida and a consortium of Florida A and M, Florida State University, and Florida International University.’.

TITLE IX

DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY

DEPARTMENTAL OFFICES

Salaries and Expenses

    For an additional amount for ‘Salaries and Expenses’, $320,000, for repairs and improvements to the Main Treasury Building and Annex, to remain available until expended: Provided, That language under this heading in the Treasury, Postal Service, and General Government Appropriations Act, 1992 (Public Law 102-141; 105 Stat. 834), is amended by deleting the following: ‘not to exceed $490,000, to remain available until expended, for repairs and improvements to the Main Treasury Building and Annex’; and inserting in lieu thereof: ‘not to exceed $1,690,000, to remain available until expended, for repairs and improvements to the Main Treasury Building and Annex’.

International Affairs

    The language under this heading in the Treasury, Postal Service, and General Government Appropriations Act, 1992 (Public Law 102-141; 105 Stat. 834), is amended by inserting after ‘systems modernization requirements’ the following: ‘; not to exceed $300,000, to remain available until expended, for repairs and improvements to the Main Treasury Building and Annex’.

Financial Management Service

Salaries and Expenses

    For an additional amount for ‘Salaries and Expenses’, $1,298,000, for systems modernization activities, to remain available until expended.

Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms

Salaries and Expenses

    For an additional amount for ‘Salaries and Expenses’, $2,000,000 for systems modernization activities, to remain available until expended.

United States Mint

Salaries and Expenses

    For an additional amount for ‘Salaries and Expenses’, $270,000, for expansion and improvements to existing Mint facilities, to remain available until expended.

Bureau of the Public Debt

Administering the Public Debt

    For an additional amount for ‘Administering the Public Debt’, $5,226,000, for systems modernization activities, to remain available until expended.

United States Secret Service

Salaries and Expenses

    For an additional amount for ‘Salaries and Expenses’, $1,400,000, for the White House armored window project, to remain available until expended.

United States Customs Service

Salaries and Expenses

(RESCISSION)

    Of the funds made available under this heading in Public Law 102-141, $1,273,000 are rescinded.

Internal Revenue Service

Administration and Management

(RESCISSION)

    Of the funds made available under this heading in Public Law 102-141, $220,000 are rescinded.

Processing Tax Returns and Assistance

(RESCISSION)

    Of the funds made available under this heading in Public Law 102-141, $1,460,000 are rescinded.

Tax Law Enforcement

(RESCISSION)

    Of the funds made available under this heading in Public Law 102-141, $2,999,000 are rescinded.

Information Systems

(RESCISSION)

    Of the funds made available under this heading in Public Law 102-141, $270,000 are rescinded.

United States Secret Service

Salaries and Expenses

(RESCISSION)

    Of the funds made available under this heading in Public Law 102-141, $4,292,000 are rescinded.

TITLE X

LEGISLATIVE BRANCH

CONGRESSIONAL OPERATIONS

SENATE

Payments to Widows and Heirs of Deceased Members of Congress

    For a payment to Jocelyn Burdick, widow of Quentin N. Burdick, late a Senator from North Dakota, $129,500.

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

Payments to Widows and Heirs of Deceased Members of Congress

    For payment to M. Elizabeth Fischer Jones, widow of Walter B. Jones, late a Representative from the State of North Carolina, $129,500.

    For payment to Sonya H. Weiss, widow of Theodore S. Weiss, late a Representative from the State of New York, $129,500.

TITLE XI

EMERGENCY SUPPLEMENTAL APPROPRIATIONS PROVIDING ASSISTANCE FOR NEEDS RESULTING FROM NATURAL DISASTERS

CHAPTER I

DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE, RURAL DEVELOPMENT, FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION, AND RELATED AGENCIES

DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE

Agricultural Research Service

BUILDINGS AND FACILITIES

    For an additional amount for ‘Buildings and facilities’ to cover the costs for the restoration of Federal research facilities destroyed or damaged by natural disasters such as Hurricanes Andrew and Iniki or Typhoon Omar, $15,000,000, to remain available until expended: Provided, That Congress hereby designates this amount as an emergency requirement for all purposes of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

Commodity Credit Corporation

Commodity Credit Corporation Fund

CROP LOSSES

    For an additional amount for the ‘Commodity Credit Corporation Fund’ to cover crop losses associated with natural disasters such as Hurricanes Andrew and Iniki or Typhoon Omar, $482,000,000, of which $100,000,000 shall be available only to the extent an official budget request, for a specific dollar amount, that includes designation of the entire amount of the request as an emergency requirement as defined in the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, is transmitted by the President to the Congress, to remain available through September 30, 1993: Provided, That this additional amount is hereby made available as authorized by the terms and conditions specified in Public Law 101-624 and Public Law 102-229: Provided further, That such funds shall be available for payments to aquaculture producers and to oyster farmers who harvest oysters commercially: Provided further, That in establishing yields for disaster payments to producers of the 1992 crop of sugarcane and sugar beets, the Secretary of Agriculture may make adjustments to county yields for adverse weather conditions during the 1989, 1990, and 1991 crop years; Provided further, That, notwithstanding any other provision of law or statute, any producer of crops and livestock who has suffered at least 40 percent loss to a program crop, 25 percent loss to livestock, and damage to building structures in 1992 as a consequence of a microburst wind occurrence shall be eligible for Emergency Crop Loss Assistance pursuant to Public Law 101-624 (7 U.S.C. 1421 note), for Emergency Livestock Feed Assistance pursuant to Public Law 100-387 (7 U.S.C. 1471 note), and for loan guarantees from the Rural Development Insurance Fund program (7 U.S.C. 1929a): Provided further, That if the total amount of funds made available under this Act and by Presidential designation in accordance with Public Law 102-229 is insufficient to result in payment to affected producers at the same proportionate rate as producers were paid by expenditure of the $995,000,000 made available by chapter III of Public Law 102-229, the Secretary of Agriculture may use such funds of the Commodity Credit Corporation as are necessary to make payments, to the maximum extent practicable, at the same proportionate rate: Provided further, That Congress hereby designates the entire amount provided herein as an emergency requirement for all purposes of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

TREE ASSISTANCE PROGRAM

    For an additional amount for the ‘Commodity Credit Corporation Fund’ to cover the costs arising from the consequences of natural disasters such as Hurricanes Andrew and Iniki or Typhoon Omar, $48,000,000 for the tree assistance program, to remain available through September 30, 1993: Provided, That such funds shall be used to fund the costs of replanting, reseeding, or repairing damage to commercial trees and seedlings, including orchard and nursery inventory: Provided further, That payments under this program shall be determined in accordance with Public Law 101-624: Provided further, That Congress hereby designates this amount as an emergency requirement for all purposes of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

Soil Conservation Service

WATERSHED AND FLOOD PREVENTION OPERATIONS

    For an additional amount for ‘Watershed and flood prevention operations’ to repair damages to the waterways and watersheds resulting from natural disasters such as Hurricanes Andrew and Iniki or Typhoon Omar, $62,000,000 of which $12,000,000 shall be available only to the extent an official budget request, for a specific dollar amount, that includes designation of the entire amount of the request as an emergency requirement as defined in the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, is transmitted by the President to the Congress, to remain available through September 30, 1993, to carry out the Emergency Watershed Protection Program of the Soil Conservation Service: Provided, That Congress hereby designates this amount as an emergency requirement for all purposes of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

Agricultural Stabilization and Conservation Service

EMERGENCY CONSERVATION PROGRAM

    For an additional amount for the ‘Emergency conservation program’ to repair damages to farmland resulting from natural disasters such as Hurricanes Andrew and Iniki or Typhoon Omar, $27,000,000, of which $10,500,000 shall be available only to the extent an official budget request, for a specific dollar amount, that includes designation of the entire amount of the request as an emergency requirement as defined in the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, is transmitted by the President to the Congress, to remain available through September 30, 1993: Provided, That Congress hereby designates this amount as an emergency requirement for all purposes of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

Farmers Home Administration

RURAL HOUSING INSURANCE FUND PROGRAM ACCOUNT

    For an additional amount for the ‘Rural Housing Insurance Fund program account’ for the cost of section 504 housing repair loans to cover the costs arising from the consequences of natural disasters such as Hurricanes Andrew and Iniki or Typhoon Omar, $19,750,000, of which $14,750,000 shall be available only to the extent an official budget request, for a specific dollar amount, that includes designation of the entire amount of the request as an emergency requirement as defined in the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, is transmitted by the President to the Congress, to remain available through September 30, 1993: Provided, That these funds are available to subsidize additional gross obligations for the principal amount of direct loans not to exceed $39,500,000: Provided further, That Congress hereby designates this amount as an emergency requirement for all purposes of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

AGRICULTURAL CREDIT INSURANCE FUND PROGRAM ACCOUNT

    For an additional amount for the ‘Agricultural Credit Insurance Fund program account’ for the cost of emergency insured loans to cover the costs arising from the consequences of natural disasters such as Hurricanes Andrew and Iniki or Typhoon Omar, $43,285,000, to remain available through September 30, 1993: Provided, That these funds are available to subsidize additional gross obligations for the principal amount of direct loans not to exceed $162,300,000: Provided further, That emergency loans made with respect to damage to an annual crop planted for harvest in 1992 and 1993 under subtitle C of the Consolidated Farm and Rural Development Act shall be made available without regard to the purchase of crop insurance under the Federal Crop Insurance Act by the producer who requests such a loan: Provided further, That Congress hereby designates this amount as an emergency requirement for all purposes of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

RURAL DEVELOPMENT INSURANCE FUND PROGRAM ACCOUNT

    For an additional amount for the ‘Rural Development Insurance Fund program account’ for the costs of direct and guaranteed loans to cover the costs arising from the consequences of natural disasters such as Hurricanes Andrew and Iniki or Typhoon Omar, to remain available through September 30, 1993, $5,917,000 for the cost of water and sewer facility direct loans, to subsidize additional gross obligations for the principal amount of loans not to exceed $35,500,000; and $18,300,000 for the cost of guaranteed industrial development loans, to subsidize total loan principal any part of which is to be guaranteed, not to exceed $305,000,000: Provided, That no application for a loan guarantee under this section shall be denied on the basis that an organization, tribe, or entity engages in whole or in part in production agriculture nor shall such a loan guarantee be denied under provisions of 7 U.S.C. 1926(a)(7): Provided further, That Congress hereby designates the entire amount as an emergency requirement for all purposes of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

RURAL DEVELOPMENT LOAN FUND PROGRAM ACCOUNT

    For an additional amount for the ‘Rural Development Loan Fund program account’ for the cost of rural development loans to cover the costs arising from the consequences of natural disasters such as Hurricanes Andrew and Iniki or Typhoon Omar, $8,104,000, to remain available through September 30, 1993: Provided, That these funds are available to subsidize additional gross obligations for the principal amount of direct loans not to exceed $15,500,000: Provided further, That Congress hereby designates this amount as an emergency requirement for all purposes of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

RURAL WATER AND WASTE DISPOSAL GRANTS

    For an additional amount for ‘Rural water and waste disposal grants’ for emergency repair to rural water and waste disposal systems damaged by natural disasters such as Hurricanes Andrew and Iniki or Typhoon Omar, $25,600,000, to remain available through September 30, 1993: Provided, That Congress hereby designates this amount as an emergency requirement for all purposes of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

VERY LOW-INCOME HOUSING REPAIR GRANTS

    For an additional amount for ‘Very low-income housing repair grants’ for emergency repairs to rural housing of the very low-income elderly resulting from natural disasters such as Hurricanes Andrew and Iniki or Typhoon Omar, pursuant to section 504 of the Housing Act of 1949, as amended (42 U.S.C. 1474), $10,000,000, to remain available through September 30, 1993: Provided, That Congress hereby designates this amount as an emergency requirement for all purposes of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

RURAL HOUSING FOR DOMESTIC FARM LABOR

    For an additional amount for ‘Rural housing for domestic farm labor’ for the cost of repair and replacement of uninsured losses resulting from natural disasters such as Hurricanes Andrew and Iniki or Typhoon Omar, $10,500,000, to remain available through September 30, 1993: Provided, That Congress hereby designates this amount as an emergency requirement for all purposes of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

EMERGENCY COMMUNITY WATER ASSISTANCE GRANTS

    For an additional amount for ‘Emergency community water assistance grants’ to cover the costs arising from the consequences of natural disasters such as Hurricanes Andrew and Iniki or Typhoon Omar, $15,400,000, to remain available through September 30, 1993: Provided, That Congress hereby designates this amount as an emergency requirement for all purposes of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

SALARIES AND EXPENSES

    For an additional amount for ‘Salaries and expenses’ to cover the costs arising from the consequences of natural disasters such as Hurricanes Andrew and Iniki or Typhoon Omar, $3,200,000, to remain available through September 30, 1993: Provided, That Congress hereby designates this amount as an emergency requirement for all purposes of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

Food and Nutrition Service

CHILD NUTRITION PROGRAMS

    Notwithstanding any other provision of law, the Secretary may waive the requirements of the National School Lunch Act and the Child Nutrition Act of 1966 as they pertain to schools and institutions only to the degree the Secretary determines necessary to ensure nutrition benefits for program participants in the areas directly affected by natural disasters such as Hurricanes Andrew and Iniki and Typhoon Omar: Provided, That Congress hereby designates any cost associated with this waiver as an emergency requirement for all purposes of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

FOOD STAMP PROGRAM

    For an additional amount for the ‘Food stamp program’ for making benefit payments to individuals under the Food Stamp Act to meet the needs resulting from natural disasters such as Hurricanes Andrew and Iniki or Typhoon Omar, $400,000,000, to remain available through September 30, 1993.

GENERAL PROVISIONS--CHAPTER I

    SEC. 101. Funds provided by this chapter shall be available only to the extent funds are not provided by the Federal Emergency Management Agency.

CHAPTER II

DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

Economic Development Administration

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS

    For an additional amount for ‘Economic Development Assistance Programs’ pursuant to the Public Works and Economic Development Act of 1965 as amended, to be used for grants to assist States and local communities in recovering from the consequences of Hurricane Andrew, Hurricane Iniki, the severe storms that caused damage to electrical cooperatives in the State of Kansas on June 15, 1992, and July 7 and 8, 1992, Typhoon Omar, and other disasters, $70,000,000, to remain available until expended; and in addition, $5,000,000, to remain available until expended, which may be transferred to and merged with the appropriations for ‘Salaries and expenses’: Provided, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended.

Minority Business Development Agency

MINORITY BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT

    For an additional amount for ‘Minority business development’, to cover the incremental costs arising from the consequences of Hurricane Andrew and other disasters, $2,000,000, to remain available until expended: Provided, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended.

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

OPERATIONS, RESEARCH, AND FACILITIES

    For an additional amount for ‘Operations, research, and facilities’, to cover the incremental costs arising from the consequences of Hurricane Andrew and other disasters, $9,891,000, to remain available until expended: Provided, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended.

    For an additional amount for ‘Operations, research, and facilities’, for a grant to the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries, for shellfish and fishery habitat restoration, $8,500,000, to remain available until expended: Provided, That the entire amount shall be available only to the extent an official budget request, for a specific dollar amount, that includes designation of the entire amount of the request as an emergency requirement as defined in the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, is transmitted to the Congress: Provided further, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended.

    For an additional amount for ‘Operations, research, and facilities’, to cover incremental costs arising from the consequences of Hurricane Iniki and other disasters, $300,000, to remain available until expended: Provided, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended.

United States Travel and Tourism Administration

SALARIES AND EXPENSES

    For an additional amount for ‘Salaries and expenses’ for grants to States and other eligible entities to cover the costs of tourism promotion needs arising from Hurricane Andrew, Hurricane Iniki, and other disasters, $5,000,000, to remain available until expended: Provided, That the grants made available by this appropriation shall not be subject to the local match requirements of 22 U.S.C. 2123: Provided further, That the entire amount shall be available only to the extent an official budget request, for a specific dollar amount, that includes designation of the entire amount of the request as an emergency requirement, as defined in the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, is transmitted to the Congress: Provided further, That the entire amount is designated by the Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended.

DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE

General Administration

SALARIES AND EXPENSES

    Of the amounts available under this heading in the Department of Justice Appropriations Act, 1992, not to exceed $510,000 to be used by the Executive Office of Immigration Review may be available until expended: Provided, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended.

Legal Activities

SALARIES AND EXPENSES, UNITED STATES MARSHALS SERVICE

    For an additional amount for ‘Salaries and expenses, United States Marshals Service’, to cover the incremental costs arising from the consequences of Hurricane Andrew and other disasters, $10,724,000, to remain available until expended: Provided, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended.

SUPPORT OF UNITED STATES PRISONERS

    For an additional amount for ‘Support of United States prisoners’, to cover the incremental costs arising from the consequences of Hurricane Andrew and other disasters, $16,000,000, to remain available until expended: Provided, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended.

Federal Bureau of Investigation

SALARIES AND EXPENSES

    For an additional amount for ‘Salaries and expenses’, to cover the incremental costs arising from the consequences of Hurricane Andrew and other disasters, $1,139,000, to remain available until expended: Provided, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended.

Drug Enforcement Administration

SALARIES AND EXPENSES

    For an additional amount for ‘Salaries and expenses’, to cover the incremental costs arising from the consequences of Hurricane Andrew and other disasters, $451,000, to remain available until expended: Provided, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended.

Immigration and Naturalization Service

SALARIES AND EXPENSES

    For an additional amount for ‘Salaries and expenses’, to cover the incremental costs arising from the consequences of Hurricane Andrew and other disasters, $1,000,000, to remain available until expended: Provided, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended.

Federal Prison System

SALARIES AND EXPENSES

    For an additional amount for ‘Salaries and expenses’, to cover the incremental costs arising from the consequences of Hurricane Andrew and other disasters, $16,559,000, to remain available until expended: Provided, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended.

BUILDINGS AND FACILITIES

    For an additional amount for ‘Buildings and facilities’, to cover the incremental costs arising from the consequences of Hurricane Andrew and other disasters, $10,000,000, to remain available until expended: Provided, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended.

Office of Justice Programs

JUSTICE ASSISTANCE

    For an additional amount for ‘Justice assistance’, to cover the incremental costs arising from the consequences of Hurricane Andrew and other disasters, $1,000,000, to remain available until expended: Provided, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended.

DEPARTMENT OF STATE

Administration of Foreign Affairs

SALARIES AND EXPENSES

    For an additional amount for ‘Salaries and expenses’, to cover the incremental costs arising from the consequences of Hurricane Andrew and other disasters, $5,890,000, to remain available until expended: Provided, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended.

THE JUDICIARY

Courts of Appeals, District Courts, and Other Judicial Services

SALARIES AND EXPENSES

    For an additional amount for ‘Salaries and expenses’, to cover the incremental costs arising from the consequences of Hurricane Andrew and other disasters, $300,000, to remain available until expended: Provided, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended.

RELATED AGENCY

Small Business Administration

DISASTER LOANS PROGRAM ACCOUNT

    For an additional amount for ‘Disaster Loans Program Account’ for the cost of direct loans, $331,800,000, of which $75,000,000 shall be available only to the extent an official budget request, for a specific dollar amount, that includes designation of the entire amount of the request as an emergency requirement as defined in the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, is transmitted by the President to the Congress, to remain available until expended; and in addition, for administrative expenses to carry out the disaster loan program, an additional $100,000,000, to remain available until expended, which may be transferred to and merged with the appropriations for ‘Salaries and expenses’: Provided, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended: Provided further, That none of the funds provided in this Act may be used for the cost of direct loans to any borrower under section 7(b) of the Small Business Act to relocate voluntarily outside the community in which the disaster has occurred.

CHAPTER III

DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE--MILITARY

MILITARY PERSONNEL

Military Personnel, Navy

    For an additional amount for ‘Military Personnel, Navy’ to cover the incremental costs arising from the consequences of Hurricane Andrew and Typhoon Omar, $10,700,000, to remain available through September 30, 1993: Provided, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended.

Military Personnel, Air Force

    For an additional amount for ‘Military Personnel, Air Force’ to cover the incremental costs arising from the consequences of Hurricane Andrew and Typhoon Omar, $58,200,000, to remain available through September 30, 1993: Provided, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended.

Reserve Personnel, Air Force

    For an additional amount for ‘Reserve Personnel, Air Force’ to cover the incremental costs arising from the consequences of Hurricane Andrew and Typhoon Omar, $8,800,000, to remain available through September 30, 1993: Provided, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended.

National Guard Personnel, Air Force

    For an additional amount for ‘National Guard Personnel, Air Force’ to cover the incremental costs arising from the consequences of Hurricane Andrew and Typhoon Omar, $1,900,000, to remain available through September 30, 1993: Provided, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended.

OPERATION AND MAINTENANCE

Operation and Maintenance, Army

    For an additional amount for ‘Operation and maintenance, Army’ to cover the incremental costs arising from the consequences of Hurricane Andrew and Typhoon Omar, $1,400,000, to remain available through September 30, 1993: Provided, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended.

Operation and Maintenance, Navy

    For an additional amount for ‘Operation and maintenance, Navy’ to cover the incremental costs arising from the consequences of Hurricane Andrew and Typhoon Omar, $142,900,000, to remain available through September 30, 1993: Provided, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended.

Operation and Maintenance, Air Force

    For an additional amount for ‘Operation and maintenance, Air Force’ to cover the incremental costs arising from the consequences of Hurricane Andrew and Typhoon Omar, $228,000,000, to remain available through September 30, 1993: Provided, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended.

Operation and Maintenance, Defense Agencies

    For an additional amount for ‘Operation and maintenance, Defense Agencies’ to cover the incremental costs arising from the consequences of Hurricane Andrew and Typhoon Omar, $31,500,000, to remain available through September 30, 1993: Provided, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended.

Operation and Maintenance, Army Reserve

    For an additional amount for ‘Operation and maintenance, Army Reserve’ to cover the incremental costs arising from the consequences of Hurricane Andrew and Typhoon Omar, $3,300,000, to remain available through September 30, 1993: Provided, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended.

Operation and Maintenance, Air Force Reserve

    For an additional amount for ‘Operation and maintenance, Air Force Reserve’ to cover the incremental costs arising from the consequences of Hurricane Andrew and Typhoon Omar, $13,200,000, to remain available through September 30, 1993: Provided, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended.

Operation and Maintenance, Army National Guard

    For an additional amount for ‘Operation and maintenance, Army National Guard’ to cover the incremental costs arising from the consequences of Hurricane Andrew and Typhoon Omar, $1,400,000, to remain available through September 30, 1993: Provided, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended.

Operation and Maintenance, Air National Guard

    For an additional amount for ‘Operation and maintenance, Air National Guard’ to cover the incremental costs arising from the consequences of Hurricane Andrew and Typhoon Omar, $2,000,000, to remain available through September 30, 1993: Provided, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended.

CHAPTER IV

DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE--CIVIL

DEPARMENT OF THE ARMY

Corps of Engineers--Civil

Flood Control, Mississippi River and Tributaries, Arkansas, Illinois, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, and Tennessee

    For an addition amount for ‘Flood control, Mississippi River and tributaries, Arkansas, Illinois, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, and Tennessee’ to cover the incremental costs arising from the consequences of Hurricane Andrew, $3,000,000, to remain available until expended: Provided, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended.

Operation and Maintenance, General

    For an additional amount for ‘Operation and maintenance, general’ to cover the incremental costs arising from the consequences of Hurricane Andrew, $3,100,000, to remain available until expended: Provided, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended.

Flood Control and Coastal Emergencies

    For an additional amount for ‘Flood control and coastal emergencies’, $40,000,000, to remain available until expended, of which $25,000,000 is to cover the incremental costs arising from the consequences of Hurricane Andrew and Hurricane Iniki and $15,000,000 is for the replenishment of this account for future emergency response: Provided, That notwithstanding the provisions of 33 U.S.C. 701n, paragraph (a)(1), (Public Law 84-99, as amended), the Secretary of the Army, acting through the Chief of Engineers, is hereby authorized to repair and or replace the Mandeville Seawall, a vital shore protection project for Mandeville, Louisiana, damaged by Hurricane Andrew: Provided further, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended.

CHAPTER V

DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR AND RELATED AGENCIES

DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

United States Fish and Wildlife Service

RESOURCE MANAGEMENT

    For an additional amount for ‘Resource management’, $27,000,000, to remain available until expended: Provided, That this amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985: Provided further, That $26,000,000 of these funds shall be available only to the extent an official budget request, for a specific dollar amount, that includes designation of the entire amount of the request as an emergency requirement as defined in the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, is transmitted by the President to the Congress: Provided further, That $24,500,000 of these funds are to be provided as a grant from the Fish and Wildlife Service to the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries.

CONSTRUCTION AND ANADROMOUS FISH

    For an additional amount for ‘Construction and anadromous fish’, $12,765,000, to remain available until expended: Provided, That Congress hereby designates this amount as an emergency requirement for all purposes of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985: Provided further, That expenditures for Hawaii are to be made only for repair and replacement of existing facilities to approximate conditions current at the time of damage or destruction.

National Park Service

OPERATION OF THE NATIONAL PARK SYSTEM

    For an additional amount for ‘Operation of the national park system’, $23,000,000, to remain available until expended: Provided, That Congress hereby designates this amount as an emergency requirement for all purposes of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

HISTORIC PRESERVATION FUND

    For an additional amount to cover incremental costs arising from the consequences of Hurricane Andrew, $300,000, to remain available until expended: Provided, That this amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985: Provided further, That all of these funds shall be available only to the extent an official budget request, for a specific dollar amount, that includes designation of the entire amount of the request as an emergency requirement as defined in the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, is transmitted by the President to the Congress.

CONSTRUCTION

    For an additional amount for ‘Construction’, $29,000,000, to remain available until expended: Provided, That Congress hereby designates this amount as an emergency requirement for all purposes of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

United States Geological Survey

SURVEYS, INVESTIGATIONS, AND RESEARCH

    For an additional amount for ‘Surveys, investigations, and research’, $3,375,000, to remain available until September 30, 1993: Provided, That Congress hereby designates this amount as an emergency requirement for all purposes of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985: Provided further, That $1,800,000 of this amount shall be available only to the extent an official budget request, for a specific dollar amount, that includes designation of the entire amount of the request as an emergency requirement as defined in the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, is transmitted by the President to the Congress.

Minerals Management Service

LEASING AND ROYALTY MANAGEMENT

    For an additional amount to cover incremental costs arising from the consequences of Hurricane Andrew, $1,200,000, to remain available until expended: Provided, That this amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985: Provided further, That all of these funds shall be available only to the extent an official budget request, for a specific dollar amount, that includes designation of the entire amount of the request as an emergency requirement as defined in the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, is transmitted by the President to the Congress.

Bureau of Indian Affairs

OPERATION OF INDIAN PROGRAMS

    For an additional amount for ‘Operation of Indian programs’, $1,500,000, to remain available until expended: Provided, That Congress hereby designates this amount as an emergency requirement for all purposes of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

construction

    For an additional amount for ‘Construction’, $3,800,000, to remain available until expended: Provided, That Congress hereby designates this amount as an emergency requirement for all purposes of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE

Forest Service

STATE AND PRIVATE FORESTRY

    For an additional amount for ‘State and private forestry’, $4,140,000, to remain available until expended: Provided, That this amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985: Provided further, That all of these funds shall be available only to the extent an official budget request, for a specific dollar amount, that includes designation of the entire amount of the request as an emergency requirement as defined in the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, is transmitted by the President to the Congress.

CHAPTER VI

DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

Employment and Training Administration

TRAINING AND EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

    For an additional amount for Training and Employment Services, $30,000,000, to be available for obligation for the period July 1, 1992-July 30, 1993, for training in areas affected by recent natural disasters: Provided, That all funds available under this paragraph are hereby designated by Congress to be emergency requirements for all purposes of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985: Provided further, That all of these funds shall be available only to the extent an official budget request, for a specific dollar amount, that includes designation of the entire amount of the request as an emergency requirement as defined in the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, is transmitted by the President to the Congress.

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Office of the Secretary

PUBLIC HEALTH AND SOCIAL SERVICES EMERGENCY FUND

    For carrying out section 319(a) of the Public Health Service Act with respect to public health emergencies created by natural disasters such as Hurricanes Andrew and Iniki and Typhoon Omar, not to exceed $105,600,000, to remain available until expended: Provided, That these amounts shall be available for any activity authorized under the Public Health Service Act, for repairs or replacement of property used in connection with a Federal or federally-assisted program but damaged or destroyed by the natural disaster, and for the provision to individuals and families directly affected by the disaster of services of the type provided under a program conducted or assisted by the Department: Provided further, That notwithstanding sections 214 and 513 of Public Law 102-170, and any other provision of law, amounts spent for travel associated with the performance of additional functions or duties necessitated by Hurricanes Andrew and Iniki or Typhoon Omar shall not be counted against the limits that apply by reason of any such provision: Provided further, That Congress hereby designates this amount as an emergency requirement for all purposes of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION

Impact Aid

    For carrying out disaster assistance activities related to Presidentially-declared natural disasters such as Hurricanes Andrew and Iniki and Typhoon Omar, including those authorized under section 7 of Public Law 81-874, up to $42,500,000, of which $20,000,000 shall be available only to the extent an official budget request, for a specific dollar amount, that includes designation of the entire amount of the request as an emergency requirement as defined in the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, is transmitted by the President to the Congress, to remain available until September 30, 1993: Provided, That these funds shall be available for any currently authorized activity of the Department of Education: Provided further, That the Secretary may waive or modify any requirement of law or regulation which he determines is necessary in order to provide disaster aid as efficiently and expeditiously as possible to individuals or entities affected directly or indirectly by a Presidentially-declared emergency except that waivers or modifications of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 shall be limited to restrictions regarding requirements for the matching of Federal funds, maintenance of effort, and time period for the obligation of Federal funds, but only if such recipients demonstrate to the satisfaction of the Secretary in their written application that such restrictions impose a demonstrable barrier to the progress of such recipient in overcoming the effects of the natural disaster: Provided further, That the Secretary may not waive any laws or regulations regarding civil rights, discrimination, or safety: Provided further, That Congress hereby designates this amount as an emergency requirement for all purposes of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

Educational Excellence

    For an additional amount for ‘Educational excellence’, $40,000,000, to remain available through September 30, 1993: Provided, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement for all purposes of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended.

Student Financial Assistance

    For an additional amount for ‘Student financial assistance’ for payment of awards for award year 1992-1993, made under title IV, part A, subpart 1 of the Higher Education Act of 1965, as amended prior to enactment of Public Law 102-325, $40,000,000: Provided, That notwithstanding any other provision of law, the Secretary of Education may waive or modify any statutory or regulatory provision applicable to the student financial aid programs under title IV of said Act that the Secretary deems necessary to assist individuals who suffered financial harm from natural disasters such as Hurricanes Andrew and Iniki or Typhoon Omar, and who, at the time the disaster struck were residing, attending an institution of higher education, or employed within these areas on the date which, the President declared the existence of a major disaster (or, in the case of an individual who is a dependent student, whose parent or stepparent suffered financial harm from such disaster, and who resided, or was employed in such an area at that time): Provided further, That notwithstanding section 431 of the General Education Provisions Act (20 U.S.C. 1232) and section 553 of title 5, United States Code, the Secretary shall, by notice in the Federal Register, exercise this authority, through publication of waivers or modifications of statutory and regulatory provisions, as he deems necessary to assist such individuals: Provided further, That such authority shall be in effect only for awards for award year 1992-1993: Provided further, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement for all purposes of the Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended.

CHAPTER VII

DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE

Military Construction, Air Force

    For an additional amount for ‘Military Construction, Air Force’ to cover planning costs arising from the consequences of Hurricane Andrew, $10,000,000, to remain available until September 30, 1997: Provided, That Congress hereby designates this amount as an emergency requirement for all purposes of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985: Provided further, That none of these funds are available for the construction of facilities to support the 31st Tactical Fighter Wing or any other active Air Force units or missions at Homestead Air Force Base, Florida, pending completion of the 1993 Base Closure process.

    For an additional amount for ‘Military Construction, Air Force’, $66,000,000, for the limited purpose of restoring airfield operations at Homestead Air Force Base, Florida, to remain available until expended: Provided, That Congress hereby designates this amount as an emergency requirement for all purposes of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985: Provided further, That none of these funds are available for the construction of facilities to support the 31st Tactical Fighter Wing or any other active Air Force units or missions at Homestead Air Force Base, Florida, pending completion of the 1993 Base Closure process.

    For an additional amount for ‘Military Construction, Air Force’ to cover the incremental costs arising from the consequences of Typhoon Omar, $7,600,000, to remain available until September 30, 1997: Provided, That Congress hereby designates this amount as an emergency requirement for all purposes of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

Family Housing, Air Force

    For an additional amount for ‘Family Housing, Air Force’ to cover demolition and cleanup costs at Homestead Air Force Base, Florida, arising from the consequences of Hurricane Andrew, $16,000,000, to remain available until September 30, 1997: Provided, That Congress hereby designates this amount as an emergency requirement for all purposes of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

    For an additional amount for ‘Family Housing, Air Force’ to cover the incremental costs arising from the consequences of Typhoon Omar, $21,200,000, to remain available until September 30, 1997: Provided, That Congress hereby designates this amount as an emergency requirement for all purposes of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

Military Construction, Navy

    For an additional amount for ‘Military Construction, Navy’, $60,130,000, for projects at Guam, to remain available for obligation until September 30, 1997: Provided, That Congress hereby designates this amount as an emergency requirement for all purposes of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

    For an additional amount for ‘Military Construction, Navy’ to cover the incremental costs arising from the consequences of Typhoon Omar, $21,400,000, to remain available until September 30, 1997: Provided, That Congress hereby designates this amount as an emergency requirement for all purposes of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

Family Housing, Navy and Marine Corps

    For an additional amount for ‘Family Housing, Navy and Marine Corps’, $56,700,000, for family housing at Guam, to remain available for obligation until September 30, 1997: Provided, That Congress hereby designates this amount as an emergency requirement for all purposes of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

    For an additional amount for ‘Family Housing, Navy and Marine Corps’ to cover the incremental costs arising from the consequences of Typhoon Omar, $30,500,000, to remain available until September 30, 1997: Provided, That Congress hereby designates this amount as an emergency requirement for all purposes of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

CHAPTER VIII

DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION AND RELATED AGENCIES

DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

COAST GUARD

Operating Expenses

    For an additional amount for ‘Operating expenses’ to cover the incremental costs arising from the consequences of Hurricane Andrew and Hurricane Iniki, $20,000,000, to remain available until expended: Provided, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended.

Acquisition, Construction, and Improvements

    For an additional amount for ‘Acquisition, construction, and improvements’ to cover the incremental costs arising from the consequences of Hurricane Andrew and Hurricane Iniki, $21,500,000, of which $10,000,000 shall be available only to the extent an official budget request, for a specific dollar amount, that includes designation of the entire amount of the request as an emergency requirement as defined in the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, is transmitted by the President to the Congress, to remain available until expended: Provided, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended.

FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION

Facilities and Equipment

(AIRPORT AND AIRWAY TRUST FUND)

    For an additional amount for ‘Facilities and equipment’ to cover the incremental costs arising from the consequences of Hurricane Andrew, Typhoon Omar and Hurricane Iniki, $40,000,000, of which $25,000,000 shall be available only to the extent an official budget request, for a specific dollar amount, that includes designation of the entire amount of the request as an emergency requirement as defined in the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, is transmitted by the President to the Congress, to be derived from the Airport and Airway Trust Fund and to remain available until expended: Provided, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended.

Grants-in-Aid for Airports

(AIRPORT AND AIRWAY TRUST FUND)

    For an additional amount for grants-in-aid for airport planning and development under section 14 of Public Law 91-258, as amended, to cover the incremental costs arising from the consequences of Hurricane Andrew and Hurricane Iniki, $20,000,000, to be derived from the Airport and Airway Trust Fund and to remain available until expended: Provided, That all of these funds shall be available only to the extent an official budget request, for a specific dollar amount, that includes designation of the entire amount of the request as an emergency requirement as defined in the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, is transmitted by the President to the Congress: Provided further, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended.

FEDERAL HIGHWAY ADMINISTRATION

Emergency Relief

(HIGHWAY TRUST FUND)

    For an additional amount to the Emergency Fund authorized by 23 U.S.C. 125 to cover the costs arising from the consequences of Hurricane Andrew, Hurricane Iniki, and Typhoon Omar, $30,000,000, to be derived from the Highway Trust Fund and to remain available until expended: Provided, That the provisions of 23 U.S.C. 125 (b)(1) and (b)(2) shall not apply to amounts available for these emergencies: Provided further, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended.

Metropolitan Planning

(HIGHWAY TRUST FUND)

    Notwithstanding any other provision of law, for ‘Metropolitan planning’ to be made available to metropolitan planning organizations in areas affected by Hurricane Andrew, Typhoon Omar, or Hurricane Iniki for conducting comprehensive reviews of transportation infrastructure needs, $3,000,000, to be derived from the Highway Trust Fund and to remain available until expended: Provided, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended.

Highway Studies

FEASIBILITY, DESIGN, ENVIRONMENTAL, ENGINEERING

    For an additional amount to carry out feasibility, design, environmental, and engineering studies, $750,000, to remain available until expended: Provided, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended.

FEDERAL TRANSIT ADMINISTRATION

Discretionary Grants

(HIGHWAY TRUST FUND)

    For an additional amount, notwithstanding any other provision of law, and without regard to any obligation limitation, $10,000,000, to be derived from the Mass Transit Account of the Highway Trust Fund, to remain available until expended, to assist transit operations affected by Hurricane Andrew and Hurricane Iniki: Provided, That the Secretary may establish a Federal share the Secretary deems appropriate in connection with any such project: Provided further, That approval by the Secretary of a grant under this provision shall be deemed a contractual obligation of the United States for payment of the Federal share of the cost of the project: Provided further, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended.

RESEARCH AND SPECIAL PROGRAMS ADMINISTRATION

Emergency Transportation

(TRANSFER OF FUNDS)

    For an additional amount for ‘Emergency transportation’ to cover the incremental costs arising from the consequences of Hurricane Andrew, $44,000, to be derived by transfer from ‘Research and technology’, to remain available until expended: Provided, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended.

CHAPTER IX

DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY

Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms

SALARIES AND EXPENSES

    For an additional amount for ‘Salaries and Expenses’ to cover the incremental costs arising from the consequences of Hurricane Andrew, $590,000, to remain available until expended: Provided, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended.

United States Customs Service

SALARIES AND EXPENSES

    For an additional amount for ‘Salaries and Expenses’ to cover the incremental costs arising from the consequences of Hurricane Andrew, $4,670,000, to remain available through September 30, 1993: Provided, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended.

Operation and Maintenance, Air and Marine Interdiction Programs

    For an additional amount for ‘Operation and Maintenance, Air and Marine Interdiction Programs’ to cover the incremental costs arising from the consequences of Hurricane Andrew, $10,500,000, to remain available until expended: Provided, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended.

Customs Air Interdiction Facilities, Construction, Improvements and Related Expenses

    For an additional amount for ‘Customs Air Interdiction Facilities, Construction, Improvements and Related Expenses’ to cover the incremental costs arising from the consequences of Hurricane Andrew, $19,250,000, to remain available until expended: Provided, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended.

Internal Revenue Service

Tax Law Enforcement

    For an additional amount for ‘Tax Law Enforcement’ to cover the incremental costs arising from the consequences of Hurricane Andrew, $1,173,000, to remain available through September 30, 1993: Provided, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended.

INDEPENDENT AGENCIES

GENERAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATION

Federal Buildings Fund

(LIMITATIONS ON AVAILABILITY OF REVENUE)

    For an additional amount for ‘Real Property Operations’ to cover the incremental costs arising from the consequences of Hurricane Andrew, $2,500,000, to remain available until expended: Provided, That the aggregate limitation on Federal Buildings Fund obligations established in Public Law 102-141 is hereby increased by such amount: Provided further, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended.

Federal Supply Service

OPERATING EXPENSES

    For an additional amount for the ‘Federal Supply Service’ to cover the incremental costs arising from the consequences of Hurricane Andrew, $700,000, to remain available until expended: Provided, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended.

GENERAL PROVISION

AGENCY ACCEPTANCE OF DONATIONS FOR FEDERAL EMPLOYEES

    SEC. 901. (a) Notwithstanding any other provision of law, Federal agencies may accept gifts of property, money, or anything else of value from non-Federal sources for extraordinary and unanticipated expenses incurred by agency employees in their personal capacity within the areas designated as disaster areas pursuant to the President’s declaration of a disaster resulting from Hurricane Andrew, Typhoon Omar, and Hurricane Iniki.

    (b) Agencies shall establish written procedures to implement this program, which shall, at a minimum, include provisions to ensure that (1) all money or cash gifts shall be collected directly by the agency before distribution, (2) all property or other tangible gifts shall be recorded and approved by the agency before deliverance to any individual employee, and (3) these gifts are distributed to agency employees in a fair and equitable manner.

    (c) Agencies may accept gifts designated for individual employees. Agencies shall ensure that any gift designated for an individual employee is appropriate under the circumstances, taking into account, among other things, the official relationship of the employee to the source of the gift.

    (d) This provision shall be effective through September 30, 1993.

CHAPTER X

DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS

Veterans Health Administration

MEDICAL CARE

    For an additional amount for ‘Medical care’ to cover the incremental costs arising from the consequences of Hurricane Andrew, Hurricane Iniki, Typhoon Omar, and other Presidentially-declared disasters, $16,793,000, to remain available until expended: Provided, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended: Provided further,That $1,000,000 of the amounts made available under this heading shall be available only to the extent an official budget request, for a specific dollar amount, that includes designation of the entire amount of the request as an emergency requirement, as defined in section 251 of said Act, is transmitted by the President to Congress.

Departmental Administration

GENERAL OPERATING EXPENSES

    For an additional amount for ‘General operating expenses’ to cover the incremental costs arising from the consequences of Hurricane Andrew, Hurricane Iniki, Typhoon Omar, and other Presidentially-declared disasters, $156,000, to remain available until expended: Provided, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended.

DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT

Housing Programs

ANNUAL CONTRIBUTIONS FOR ASSISTED HOUSING

(INCLUDING TRANSFER OF FUNDS)

    For an additional amount for ‘Annual contributions for assisted housing’ for voucher assistance for the victims of Hurricane Andrew, Hurricane Iniki, Typhoon Omar, and other Presidentially-declared disasters, not to exceed $183,000,000, to be derived by transfer prior to October 1, 1993, from the ‘Disaster relief’ account of the Federal Emergency Management Agency: Provided, That such amounts shall be for rental housing voucher assistance pursuant to section 8(o) of the United States Housing Act of 1937, as amended (42 U.S.C. 1437f(o)): Provided further, That in administering these funds, the Secretary may waive any provision of any statute or regulation that the Secretary administers, except provisions requiring non-discrimination, in connection with the obligation by the Secretary or the use by any recipient of these funds upon finding that such waiver is required to facilitate the obligation and use of such funds, and would not be inconsistent with the overall purpose of the statute or regulation: Provided further, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended.

    For an additional amount for ‘Annual contributions for assisted housing’ for use only in areas impacted by Hurricane Andrew, Hurricane Iniki, Typhoon Omar, and other Presidentially-declared disasters, $100,000,000, to remain available until expended: Provided, That such amounts shall be available only for the development or acquisition cost of public housing, including major reconstruction of obsolete public housing projects, and modernization of existing public housing pursuant to section 14 of the United States Housing Act of 1937, as amended (42 U.S.C. 14371): Provided further, That in administering these funds, the Secretary may waive any provision of any statute or regulation that the Secretary administers, except provisions requiring non-discrimination, in connection with the obligation by the Secretary or the use by any recipient of these funds upon finding that such waiver is required to facilitate the obligation and use of such funds, and would not be inconsistent with the overall purpose of the statute or regulation: Provided further, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended: Provided further, That such sums shall be available only to the extent an official budget request, for a specific dollar amount, that includes designation of the entire amount of the request as an emergency requirement, as defined in section 251 of said Act, is transmitted by the President to Congress: Provided further, That none of the funds in this Act under the heading ‘HOME Investment Partnerships Program’ shall be made available unless an official budget request that includes a designation that the entire amount of the request is an emergency requirement, as defined in section 251 of said Act, for at least a proportional amount of the $100,000,000 provided in this paragraph is transmitted by the President to the Congress: Provided further, That notwithstanding any other provision of this Act, funds provided under this heading that are allocated by the Secretary to the State of Hawaii are for use by the State in meeting the responsibilities with which it has been charged under the provisions of the Act of July 9, 1921 (42 Stat. 108), and in the case of programs for individuals directly to lessees under the provisions of the Act of July 9, 1921.

HOUSING COUNSELING ASSISTANCE

    For an additional amount for ‘Housing counseling assistance’ for contracts, grants, and other assistance, not otherwise provided for, for providing counseling and advice to tenants and homeowners as authorized by section 106 of the Housing and Urban Development Act of 1968, as amended, $500,000, to remain available through September 30, 1993: Provided, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended.

FHA--GENERAL AND SPECIAL RISK PROGRAM ACCOUNT

    For an additional amount for the ‘FHA--General and special risk program account’ for the cost of guaranteed loans authorized by the National Affordable Housing Act, as amended (12 U.S.C. 1715z-3(b) and 1735c(f)), $30,397,000, of which $10,000,000 shall be available only to the extent an official budget request, for a specific dollar amount, that includes designation of the entire amount of the request as an emergency requirement as defined in the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, is transmitted by the President to the Congress, to remain available until the end of fiscal year 1993: Provided, That these funds are available to subsidize total loan principal, any part of which is to be guaranteed prior to the end of fiscal year 1993, not to exceed $2,428,000,000: Provided further, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended.

HOME INVESTMENT PARTNERSHIPS PROGRAM

    For an additional amount for the HOME investment partnerships program, as authorized under title II of the Cranston-Gonzalez National Affordable Housing Act (Public Law 101-625), as amended, for use only in areas impacted by Hurricane Andrew, Hurricane Iniki, Typhoon Omar, and other Presidentially-declared disasters, $60,000,000, to remain available until expended: Provided, That the Secretary shall not, as a condition of assisting a participating jurisdiction under such Act using amounts provided under this heading, required any contributions by or in behalf of a participating jurisdiction, notwithstanding section 220 of Public Law 101-625: Provided further, That in administering these funds, the Secretary may waive any provision of any statute or regulation that the Secretary administers, except for provisions requiring non-discrimination, in connection with the obligation by the Secretary or any use by any recipient of these funds upon finding that such waiver is required to facilitate the obligation and use of such funds, and would not be inconsistent with the overall purpose of the statute or regulation: Provided further, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended: Provided further, That such sums shall be available only to the extent an official budget request, for a specific dollar amount, that includes designation of the entire amount of the request as an emergency requirement, as defined in section 251 of said Act, is transmitted by the President to Congress: Provided further, That notwithstanding any other provision of this Act, funds provided under this heading that are allocated by the Secretary to the State of Hawaii are for use by the State in meeting the responsibilities with which it has been charged under the provisions of the Act of July 9, 1921 (42 Stat. 108), and in the case of programs for individuals directly to lessees under the provisions of the Act of July 9, 1921.

Management and Administration

SALARIES AND EXPENSES

    For an additional amount for necessary administrative expenses of the Department of Housing and Urban Development, not otherwise provided for, $4,000,000, to remain available through September 30, 1993: Provided, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended: Provided further, That $200,000 of the amounts made available under this heading shall be available only to the extent an official budget request, for a specific dollar amount, that includes designation of the entire amount of the request as an emergency requirement, as defined in section 251 of said Act, is transmitted by the President to the Congress.

INDEPENDENT AGENCIES

Federal Emergency Management Agency

DISASTER RELIEF

    For necessary expenses in carrying out the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act, $2,893,000,000, of which not to exceed $50,000,000 may be transferred to the ‘Community Disaster Loan Program’ account for administrative expenses in subsidies for direct loans provided under section 417 of such Act, and of which $143,000,000 shall be available only to the extent an official budget request, for a specific dollar amount, that includes designation of the entire amount of the request as an emergency requirement as defined in the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, is transmitted by the President to the Congress, to remain available until expended: Provided, That these funds are available to subsidize additional gross obligations for the principal amount of direct loans for the ‘Community Disaster Loan Program’, not to exceed $200,000,000: Provided further, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended.

DISASTER ASSISTANCE DIRECT LOAN PROGRAM ACCOUNT

    The limitation on direct loans for the ‘Disaster assistance direct loan program account’ is increased, within existing funds, by $30,000,000 to not to exceed $58,000,000: Provided, That any unused portion of the direct loan limitation shall be available until September 30, 1993: Provided further, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended.

SALARIES AND EXPENSES

    For an additional amount for ‘Salaries and expenses’ to cover the incremental costs arising from the consequences of Hurricane Andrew, Hurricane Iniki, Typhoon Omar, and other Presidentially-declared natural disasters, $15,000,000, to remain available until expended: Provided, That these funds may be expended only for the Office of Disaster Assistance at headquarters and the Disaster Assistance Divisions in the regions: Provided further, That the entire amount is designated by Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended.

TITLE XII

ADDITIONAL ASSISTANCE TO DISTRESSED COMMUNITIES

    The following sums are appropriated, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, to provide appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1993, to implement initiatives to improve the quality of life and expand economic opportunity, namely:

Community Investment Program

    For grants to States, units of general local government and other entities as authorized by law for implementing activities to rejuvenate neighborhoods and promote economic opportunity, $500,000,000, subject to enactment of subsequent authorizing legislation, to remain available until September 30, 1994: Provided, That, of the funds made available under this head, not more than $400,000,000 may be made available for an ‘Enterprise Community Block Grant Demonstration Program’, subject to enactment of subsequent authorizing legislation: Provided further, That, of the funds made available under this head, not more than $200,000,000 may be made available for a ‘National Public/Private Partnership Program’ which shall consist only of eligible programs, projects and activities under the following programs:

      Job Corps Program under part B of title IV of the Job Training Partnership Act (29 U.S.C. 1692 et seq.);

      Community health centers under section 329 and section 330 of the Public Health Services Act (42 U.S.C. 254c);

      Head Start Program under the Head Start Act (42 U.S.C. 9831 et seq.);

      Projects with respect to high risk youth under section 517 of the Public Health Service Act (as amended by the ADAMHA Reorganization Act);

      YouthBuild Program under subtitle D of title IV of the Cranston-Gonzalez National Affordable Housing Act;

      Neighborhood Reinvestment Corporation for use in neighborhood reinvestment activities, as authorized by the Neighborhood Reinvestment Corporation Act (42 U.S.C. 8101-8107);

      Salaries and Expenses, United States Attorneys, only to assist local law enforcement agencies for additional coordination of Federal law enforcement and prosecutorial activities;

      Assistance to companies operating under authority of section 301(d) of the Small Business Investment Act of 1958;

      Enterprise Capital Access Fund Demonstration Program, subject to the enactment of authorizing legislation;

      National Community Economic Partnership Program, subject to the enactment of authorizing legislation;

      Capacity Expansion Program under section 509F of the Public Health Service Act, as amended by Public Law 102-321;

      Treatment Improvement Program under sections 301 and 509G of the Public Health Service Act, as amended by Public Law 102-321; and

      Literacy activities authorized under the National Literacy Act of 1991:

    Provided further, That none of the funds under this head shall be made available until authority is provided in subsequent authorizing legislation.

    This Act may be cited as the ‘Dire Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act, 1992, Including Disaster Assistance To Meet the Present Emergencies Arising From the Consequences of Hurricane Andrew, Typhoon Omar, Hurricane Iniki, and Other Natural Disasters, and Additional Assistance to Distressed Communities’.

Speaker of the House of Representatives.

Vice President of the United States and

President of the Senate.