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Text of the Federal Reports Elimination and Sunset Act of 1995

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 21, 1995. The text of the bill below is as of May 11, 1995 (Introduced).

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S 790 IS

104th CONGRESS

1st Session

S. 790

To provide for the modification or elimination of Federal reporting requirements.

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

May 11 (legislative day, MAY 1), 1995

Mr. MCCAIN (for himself, Mr. LEVIN, Mr. ROTH, Mr. GLENN, and Mr. COHEN) introduced the following bill; which was read the first time


A BILL

To provide for the modification or elimination of Federal reporting requirements.

    Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

    This Act may be cited as the ‘Federal Reports Elimination and Sunset Act of 1995’.

SEC. 2. TABLE OF CONTENTS.

    The table of contents for this Act is as follows:

      Sec. 1. Short title.

      Sec. 2. Table of contents.

TITLE I--DEPARTMENTS

Subtitle A--Department of Agriculture

      Sec. 1011. Reports eliminated.

      Sec. 1012. Reports modified.

Subtitle B--Department of Commerce

      Sec. 1021. Reports eliminated.

      Sec. 1022. Reports modified.

Subtitle C--Department of Defense

      Sec. 1031. Reports eliminated.

Subtitle D--Department of Education

      Sec. 1041. Reports eliminated.

      Sec. 1042. Reports modified.

Subtitle E--Department of Energy

      Sec. 1051. Reports eliminated.

      Sec. 1052. Reports modified.

Subtitle F--Department of Health and Human Services

      Sec. 1061. Reports eliminated.

      Sec. 1062. Reports modified.

Subtitle G--Department of Housing and Urban Development

      Sec. 1071. Reports eliminated.

      Sec. 1072. Reports modified.

Subtitle H--Department of the Interior

      Sec. 1081. Reports eliminated.

      Sec. 1082. Reports modified.

Subtitle I--Department of Justice

      Sec. 1091. Reports eliminated.

Subtitle J--Department of Labor

      Sec. 1101. Reports eliminated.

      Sec. 1102. Reports modified.

Subtitle K--Department of State

      Sec. 1111. Reports eliminated.

Subtitle L--Department of Transportation

      Sec. 1121. Reports eliminated.

      Sec. 1122. Reports modified.

Subtitle M--Department of the Treasury

      Sec. 1131. Reports eliminated.

      Sec. 1132. Reports modified.

Subtitle N--Department of Veterans Affairs

      Sec. 1141. Reports eliminated.

TITLE II--INDEPENDENT AGENCIES

Subtitle A--Action

      Sec. 2011. Reports eliminated.

Subtitle B--Environmental Protection Agency

      Sec. 2021. Reports eliminated.

Subtitle C--Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

      Sec. 2031. Reports modified.

Subtitle D--Federal Aviation Administration

      Sec. 2041. Reports eliminated.

Subtitle E--Federal Communications Commission

      Sec. 2051. Reports eliminated.

Subtitle F--Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation

      Sec. 2061. Reports eliminated.

Subtitle G--Federal Emergency Management Agency

      Sec. 2071. Reports eliminated.

Subtitle H--Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board

      Sec. 2081. Reports eliminated.

Subtitle I--General Services Administration

      Sec. 2091. Reports eliminated.

Subtitle J--Interstate Commerce Commission

      Sec. 2101. Reports eliminated.

Subtitle K--Legal Services Corporation

      Sec. 2111. Reports modified.

Subtitle L--National Aeronautics and Space Administration

      Sec. 2121. Reports eliminated.

Subtitle M--National Council on Disability

      Sec. 2131. Reports eliminated.

Subtitle N--National Science Foundation

      Sec. 2141. Reports eliminated.

Subtitle O--National Transportation Safety Board

      Sec. 2151. Reports modified.

Subtitle P--Neighborhood Reinvestment Corporation

      Sec. 2161. Reports eliminated.

Subtitle Q--Nuclear Regulatory Commission

      Sec. 2171. Reports modified.

Subtitle R--Office of Personnel Management

      Sec. 2181. Reports eliminated.

      Sec. 2182. Reports modified.

Subtitle S--Office of Thrift Supervision

      Sec. 2191. Reports modified.

Subtitle T--Panama Canal Commission

      Sec. 2201. Reports eliminated.

Subtitle U--Postal Service

      Sec. 2211. Reports modified.

Subtitle V--Railroad Retirement Board

      Sec. 2221. Reports modified.

Subtitle W--Thrift Depositor Protection Oversight Board

      Sec. 2231. Reports modified.

Subtitle X--United States Information Agency

      Sec. 2241. Reports eliminated.

TITLE III--REPORTS BY ALL DEPARTMENTS AND AGENCIES

      Sec. 3001. Reports eliminated.

      Sec. 3002. Reports modified.

      Sec. 3003. Termination of reporting requirements.

TITLE IV--EFFECTIVE DATE

      Sec. 4001. Effective date.

TITLE I--DEPARTMENTS

Subtitle A--Department of Agriculture

SEC. 1011. REPORTS ELIMINATED.

    (a) REPORT ON MONITORING AND EVALUATION- Section 1246 of the Food Security Act of 1985 (16 U.S.C. 3846) is repealed.

    (b) REPORT ON RETURN ON ASSETS- Section 2512 of the Food, Agriculture, Conservation, and Trade Act of 1990 (7 U.S.C. 1421b) is amended--

      (1) in subsection (a), by striking ‘(a) IMPROVING’ and all that follows through ‘FORECASTS- ’; and

      (2) by striking subsection (b).

    (c) REPORT ON FARM VALUE OF AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTS- Section 2513 of the Food, Agriculture, Conservation, and Trade Act of 1990 (7 U.S.C. 1421c) is repealed.

    (d) REPORT ON ORIGIN OF EXPORTS OF PEANUTS- Section 1558 of the Food, Agriculture, Conservation, and Trade Act of 1990 (7 U.S.C. 958) is repealed.

    (e) REPORT ON REPORTING OF IMPORTING FEES- Section 407 of the Agricultural Trade Development and Assistance Act of 1954 (7 U.S.C. 1736a) is amended--

      (1) by striking subsection (b); and

      (2) by redesignating subsections (c) through (h) as subsections (b) through (g), respectively.

    (f) REPORT ON AGRICULTURAL INFORMATION EXCHANGE WITH IRELAND- Section 1420 of the Food Security Act of 1985 (Public Law 99-198; 99 Stat. 1551) is amended--

      (1) in subsection (a), by striking ‘(a)’; and

      (2) by striking subsection (b).

    (g) REPORT ON POTATO INSPECTION- Section 1704 of the Food Security Act of 1985 (Public Law 99-198; 7 U.S.C. 499n note) is amended by striking the second sentence.

    (h) REPORT ON TRANSPORTATION OF FERTILIZER AND AGRICULTURAL CHEMICALS- Section 2517 of the Food, Agriculture, Conservation, and Trade Act of 1990 (Public Law 101-624; 104 Stat. 4077) is repealed.

    (i) REPORT ON UNIFORM END-USE VALUE TESTS- Section 307 of the Futures Trading Act of 1986 (Public Law 99-641; 7 U.S.C. 76 note) is amended by striking subsection (c).

    (j) REPORT ON PROJECT AREAS WITH HIGH FOOD STAMP PAYMENT ERROR RATES- Section 16(i) of the Food Stamp Act of 1977 (7 U.S.C. 2025(i)) is amended by striking paragraph (3).

    (k) REPORT ON EFFECT OF EFAP DISPLACEMENT ON COMMERCIAL SALES- Section 203C(a) of the Emergency Food Assistance Act of 1983 (7 U.S.C. 612c note) is amended by striking the last sentence.

    (l) REPORT ON WIC EXPENDITURES AND PARTICIPATION LEVELS- Section 17(m) of the Child Nutrition Act of 1966 (42 U.S.C. 1786(m)) is amended--

      (1) by striking paragraphs (8) and (9); and

      (2) by redesignating paragraphs (10) and (11) as paragraphs (8) and (9), respectively.

    (m) REPORT ON WIC MIGRANT SERVICES- Section 17 of the Child Nutrition Act of 1966 (42 U.S.C. 1786) is amended by striking subsection (j).

    (n) REPORT ON DEMONSTRATIONS INVOLVING INNOVATIVE HOUSING UNITS- Section 506(b) of the Housing Act of 1949 (42 U.S.C. 1476(b)) is amended by striking the last sentence.

    (o) REPORT ON ANNUAL UPWARD MOBILITY PROGRAM ACTIVITY- Section 2(a)(6)(A) of the Act of June 20, 1936 (20 U.S.C. 107a(a)(6)(A)), is amended by striking ‘including upward mobility’ and inserting ‘excluding upward mobility’.

    (p) REPORT ON LAND EXCHANGES IN COLUMBIA RIVER GORGE NATIONAL SCENIC AREA- Section 9(d)(3) of the Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area Act (16 U.S.C. 544g(d)(3)) is amended by striking the second sentence.

    (q) REPORT ON INCOME AND EXPENDITURES OF CERTAIN LAND ACQUISITIONS- Section 2(e) of Public Law 96-586 (94 Stat. 3382) is amended by striking the second sentence.

    (r) REPORT ON SPECIAL AREA DESIGNATIONS- Section 1506 of the Agriculture and Food Act of 1981 (16 U.S.C. 3415) is repealed.

    (s) REPORT ON EVALUATION OF SPECIAL AREA DESIGNATIONS- Section 1510 of the Agriculture and Food Act of 1981 (16 U.S.C. 3419) is repealed.

    (t) REPORT ON AGRICULTURAL PRACTICES AND WATER RESOURCES DATABASE DEVELOPMENT- Section 1485 of the Food, Agriculture, Conservation, and Trade Act of 1990 (7 U.S.C. 5505) is amended--

      (1) in subsection (a), by striking ‘(a) REPOSITORY- ’; and

      (2) by striking subsection (b).

    (u) REPORT ON PLANT GENOME MAPPING- Section 1671 of the Food, Agriculture, Conservation, and Trade Act of 1990 (7 U.S.C. 5924) is amended--

      (1) by striking subsection (g); and

      (2) by redesignating subsection (h) as subsection (g).

    (v) REPORT ON APPRAISAL OF PROPOSED BUDGET FOR FOOD AND AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES- Section 1408(g) of the National Agricultural Research, Extension, and Teaching Policy Act of 1977 (7 U.S.C. 3123(g)) is amended--

      (1) by striking paragraph (2); and

      (2) by redesignating paragraph (3) as paragraph (2).

    (w) REPORT ON ECONOMIC IMPACT OF ANIMAL DAMAGE ON AQUACULTURE INDUSTRY- Section 1475(e) of the National Agricultural Research, Extension, and Teaching Policy Act of 1977 (7 U.S.C. 3322(e)) is amended--

      (1) in paragraph (1), by striking ‘(1)’; and

      (2) by striking paragraph (2).

    (x) REPORT ON AWARDS MADE BY THE NATIONAL RESEARCH INITIATIVE AND SPECIAL GRANTS- Section 2 of the Act of August 4, 1965 (7 U.S.C. 450i), is amended--

      (1) by striking subsection (l); and

      (2) by redesignating subsection (m) as subsection (l).

    (y) REPORT ON PAYMENTS MADE UNDER RESEARCH FACILITIES ACT- Section 8 of the Research Facilities Act (7 U.S.C. 390i) is repealed.

    (z) REPORT ON FINANCIAL AUDIT REVIEWS OF STATES WITH HIGH FOOD STAMP PARTICIPATION- The first sentence of section 11(l) of the Food Stamp Act of 1977 (7 U.S.C. 2020(l)) is amended by striking ‘, and shall, upon completion of the audit, provide a report to Congress of its findings and recommendations within one hundred and eighty days’.

    (aa) REPORT ON RURAL TELEPHONE BANK- Section 408(b)(3) of the Rural Electrification Act of 1936 (7 U.S.C. 948(b)(3)) is amended by striking out subparagraph (I) and redesignating subparagraph (J) as subparagraph (I).

SEC. 1012. REPORTS MODIFIED.

    (a) REPORT ON ANIMAL WELFARE ENFORCEMENT- The first sentence of section 25 of the Animal Welfare Act (7 U.S.C. 2155) is amended--

      (1) by striking ‘and’ at the end of paragraph (3);

      (2) by striking the period at the end of paragraph (4) and inserting ‘; and’; and

      (3) by adding at the end the following new paragraph:

      ‘(5) the information and recommendations described in section 11 of the Horse Protection Act of 1970 (15 U.S.C. 1830).’.

    (b) REPORT ON HORSE PROTECTION ENFORCEMENT- Section 11 of the Horse Protection Act of 1970 (15 U.S.C. 1830) is amended by striking ‘On or before the expiration of thirty calendar months following the date of enactment of this Act, and every twelve calendar months thereafter, the Secretary shall submit to the Congress a report upon’ and inserting the following: ‘As part of the report submitted by the Secretary under section 25 of the Animal Welfare Act (7 U.S.C. 2155), the Secretary shall include information on’.

    (c) REPORT ON AGRICULTURAL QUARANTINE INSPECTION FUND- The Secretary of Agriculture shall not be required to submit a report to the appropriate committees of Congress on the status of the Agricultural Quarantine Inspection fund more frequently than annually.

    (d) REPORT ON ESTIMATED EXPENDITURES UNDER FOOD STAMP PROGRAM- The third sentence of section 18(a)(1) of the Food Stamp Act of 1977 (7 U.S.C. 2027(a)(1)) is amended--

      (1) by striking ‘by the fifteenth day of each month’ and inserting ‘for each quarter or other appropriate period’; and

      (2) by striking ‘the second preceding month’s expenditure’ and inserting ‘the expenditure for the quarter or other period’.

    (e) REPORT ON COMMODITY DISTRIBUTION- Section 3(a)(3)(D) of the Commodity Distribution Reform Act and WIC Amendments of 1987 (Public Law 100-237; 7 U.S.C. 612c note) is amended by striking ‘annually’ and inserting ‘biennially’.

    (f) REPORT ON PRIORITIES FOR RESEARCH, EXTENSION, AND TEACHING- Section 1407(f)(1) of the National Agricultural Research, Extension, and Teaching Policy Act of 1977 (7 U.S.C. 3122(f)(1)) is amended--

      (1) in the paragraph heading, by striking ‘ANNUAL REPORT’ and inserting ‘REPORT’; and

      (2) by striking ‘Not later than June 30 of each year’ and inserting ‘At such times as the Joint Council determines appropriate’.

    (g) 5-YEAR PLAN FOR FOOD AND AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES- Section 1407(f)(2) of the National Agricultural Research, Extension, and Teaching Policy Act of 1977 (7 U.S.C. 3122(f)(2)) is amended by striking the second sentence.

    (h) REPORT ON EXAMINATION OF FEDERALLY SUPPORTED AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH AND EXTENSION PROGRAMS- Section 1408(g)(1) of the National Agricultural Research, Extension, and Teaching Policy Act of 1977 (7 U.S.C. 3123(g)(1)) is amended by inserting ‘may provide’ before ‘a written report’.

    (i) REPORT ON EFFECTS OF FOREIGN OWNERSHIP OF AGRICULTURAL LAND- Section 5(b) of the Agricultural Foreign Investment Disclosure Act of 1978 (7 U.S.C. 3504(b)) is amended to read as follows:

    ‘(b) An analysis and determination shall be made, and a report on the Secretary’s findings and conclusions regarding such analysis and determination under subsection (a) shall be transmitted within 90 days after the end of--

      ‘(1) the calendar year in which the Federal Reports Elimination and Sunset Act of 1995 is enacted; and

      ‘(2) the calendar year which occurs every ten years thereafter.’.

Subtitle B--Department of Commerce

SEC. 1021. REPORTS ELIMINATED.

    (a) REPORT ON VOTING REGISTRATION- Section 207 of the Voting Rights Act of 1965 (42 U.S.C. 1973aa-5) is repealed.

    (b) REPORT ON ESTIMATE OF SPECIAL AGRICULTURAL WORKERS- Section 210A(b)(3) of the Immigration and Nationality Act (8 U.S.C. 1161(b)(3)) is repealed.

    (c) REPORT ON LONG RANGE PLAN FOR PUBLIC BROADCASTING- Section 393A(b) of the Communications Act of 1934 (47 U.S.C. 393a(b)) is repealed.

    (d) REPORT ON STATUS, ACTIVITIES, AND EFFECTIVENESS OF UNITED STATES COMMERCIAL CENTERS IN ASIA, LATIN AMERICA, AND AFRICA AND PROGRAM RECOMMENDATIONS- Section 401(j) of the Jobs Through Exports Act of 1992 (15 U.S.C. 4723a(j)) is repealed.

    (e) REPORT ON KUWAIT RECONSTRUCTION CONTRACTS- Section 606(f) of the Persian Gulf Conflict Supplemental Authorization and Personnel Benefits Act of 1991 is repealed.

    (f) REPORT ON UNITED STATES-CANADA FREE-TRADE AGREEMENT- Section 409(a)(3)(B) of the United States-Canada Free-Trade Agreement Implementation Act of 1988 (19 U.S.C. 2112 note) is amended to read as follows:

      ‘(3) The United States members of the working group established under article 1907 of the Agreement shall consult regularly with the Committee on Finance of the Senate, the Committee on Ways and Means of the House of Representatives, and advisory committees established under section 135 of the Trade Act of 1974 regarding--

        ‘(A) the issues being considered by the working group; and

        ‘(B) as appropriate, the objectives and strategy of the United States in the negotiations.’.

    (g) REPORT ON ESTABLISHMENT OF AMERICAN BUSINESS CENTERS AND ON ACTIVITIES OF THE INDEPENDENT STATES BUSINESS AND AGRICULTURE ADVISORY COUNCIL- Section 305 of the Freedom for Russia and Emerging Democracies and Open Markets Support Act of 1992 (22 U.S.C. 5825) is repealed.

    (h) REPORT ON FISHERMAN’S CONTINGENCY FUND REPORT- Section 406 of the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act Amendments of 1978 (43 U.S.C. 1846) is repealed.

    (i) REPORT ON USER FEES ON SHIPPERS- Section 208 of the Water Resources Development Act of 1986 (33 U.S.C. 2236) is amended by--

      (1) striking subsection (b); and

      (2) redesignating subsections (c), (d), (e), and (f) as subsections (b), (c), (d), and (e), respectively.

SEC. 1022. REPORTS MODIFIED.

    (a) REPORT ON FEDERAL TRADE PROMOTION STRATEGIC PLAN- Section 2312(f) of the Export Enhancement Act of 1988 (15 U.S.C. 4727(f) is amended to read as follows:

    ‘(f) REPORT TO THE CONGRESS- The chairperson of the TPCC shall prepare and submit to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs of the Senate, and the Committee on Foreign Affairs of the House of Representatives, not later than September 30, 1995, and annually thereafter, a report describing--

      ‘(1) the strategic plan developed by the TPCC pursuant to subsection (c), the implementation of such plan, and any revisions thereto; and

      ‘(2) the implementation of sections 303 and 304 of the Freedom for Russia and Emerging Democracies and Open Markets Support Act of 1992 (22 U.S.C. 5823 and 5824) concerning funding for export promotion activities and the interagency working groups on energy of the TPCC.’.

    (b) REPORT ON EXPORT POLICY- Section 2314(b)(1) of the Export Enhancement Act of 1988 (15 U.S.C. 4729(b)(1)) is amended--

      (1) in subparagraph (E) by striking out ‘and’ after the semicolon;

      (2) in subparagraph (F) by striking out the period and inserting in lieu thereof a semicolon; and

      (3) by adding at the end thereof the following new subparagraphs:

        ‘(G) the status, activities, and effectiveness of the United States commercial centers established under section 401 of the Jobs Through Exports Act of 1992 (15 U.S.C. 4723a);

        ‘(H) the implementation of sections 301 and 302 of the Freedom for Russia and Emerging Democracies and Open Markets Support Act of 1992 (22 U.S.C. 5821 and 5822) concerning American Business Centers and the Independent States Business and Agriculture Advisory Council;

        ‘(I) the programs of other industrialized nations to assist their companies with their efforts to transact business in the independent states of the former Soviet Union; and

        ‘(J) the trading practices of other Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development nations, as well as the pricing practices of transitional economies in the independent states, that may disadvantage United States companies.’.

Subtitle C--Department of Defense

SEC. 1031. REPORTS ELIMINATED.

    (a) REPORT ON SEMATECH- Section 274 of The National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Years 1988 and 1989 (Public Law 100-180; 101 Stat. 1071) is amended--

      (1) in section 6 by striking out the item relating to section 274; and

      (2) by striking out section 274.

    (b) REPORT ON REVIEW OF DOCUMENTATION IN SUPPORT OF WAIVERS FOR PEOPLE ENGAGED IN ACQUISITION ACTIVITIES-

      (1) IN GENERAL- Section 1208 of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 1991 (10 U.S.C. 1701 note) is repealed.

      (2) CLERICAL AMENDMENT TO TABLE OF CONTENTS- Section 2(b) of such Act is amended by striking out the item relating to section 1208.

Subtitle D--Department of Education

SEC. 1041. REPORTS ELIMINATED.

    (a) REPORT ON PERSONNEL REDUCTION AND ANNUAL LIMITATIONS- Subsection (a) of section 403 of the Department of Education Organization Act (20 U.S.C. 3463(a)) is amended in paragraph (2), by striking all beginning with ‘and shall,’ through the end thereof and inserting a period.

    (b) REPORT ON SUPPORTED EMPLOYMENT ACTIVITIES- Subsection (c) of section 311 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (29 U.S.C. 777a(c)) is amended--

      (1) by striking paragraph (3); and

      (2) by redesignating paragraph (4) as paragraph (3).

    (c) REPORT ON THE CLIENT ASSISTANCE PROGRAM- Subsection (g) of section 112 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (29 U.S.C. 732(g)) is amended--

      (1) by striking paragraphs (4) and (5); and

      (2) in paragraph (6), by striking ‘such report or for any other’ and inserting ‘any’.

    (d) REPORT ON THE SUMMARY OF LOCAL EVALUATIONS OF COMMUNITY EDUCATION EMPLOYMENT CENTERS- Section 370 of the Carl D. Perkins Vocational and Applied Technology Act (20 U.S.C. 2396h) is amended--

      (1) in the section heading, by striking ‘and report’;

      (2) in subsection (a), by striking ‘(a) LOCAL EVALUATION- ’; and

      (3) by striking subsection (b).

    (e) REPORT ON THE ADMINISTRATION OF THE VOCATIONAL EDUCATION ACT OF 1917- Section 18 of the Vocational Education Act of 1917 (20 U.S.C. 2303(d)) is repealed.

    (f) REPORT BY THE INTERDEPARTMENTAL TASK FORCE ON COORDINATING VOCATIONAL EDUCATION AND RELATED PROGRAMS- Subsection (d) of section 4 of the Carl D. Perkins Vocational and Applied Technology Education Act Amendments of 1990 (20 U.S.C. 2303(d)) is repealed.

    (g) REPORT ON THE EVALUATION OF THE GATEWAY GRANTS PROGRAM- Subparagraph (B) of section 322(a)(3) of the Adult Education Act (20 U.S.C. 1203a(a)(3)(B)) is amended by striking ‘and report the results of such evaluation to the Committee on Education and Labor of the House of Representatives and the Committee on Labor and Human Resources of the Senate’.

    (h) REPORT ON THE BILINGUAL VOCATIONAL TRAINING PROGRAM- Paragraph (3) of section 441(e) of the Carl D. Perkins Vocational and Applied Technology Education Act (20 U.S.C. 2441(e)(3)) is amended by striking the last sentence thereof.

SEC. 1042. REPORTS MODIFIED.

    (a) REPORT ON THE CONDITION OF BILINGUAL EDUCATION IN THE NATION- Section 6213 of the Augustus F. Hawkins-Robert T. Stafford Elementary and Secondary School Improvement Amendments of 1988 (20 U.S.C. 3303 note) is amended--

      (1) in the section heading, by striking ‘report on’ and inserting ‘information regarding’; and

      (2) by striking the matter preceding paragraph (1) and inserting ‘The Secretary shall collect data for program management and accountability purposes regarding--’.

    (b) REPORT TO CONGRESS ON THE STEWART B. MCKINNEY HOMELESS ASSISTANCE ACT- Subsection (b) of section 724 of the Stewart B. McKinney Homeless Assistance Act (42 U.S.C. 11434(b)) is amended by striking paragraph (4) and the first paragraph (5) and inserting the following:

    ‘(4) The Secretary shall prepare and submit a report to the appropriate committees of the Congress at the end of every other fiscal year. Such report shall--

      ‘(A) evaluate the programs and activities assisted under this part; and

      ‘(B) contain the information received from the States pursuant to section 722(d)(3).’.

    (c) REPORT TO GIVE NOTICE TO CONGRESS- Subsection (d) of section 482 of the Higher Education Act of 1965 (20 U.S.C. 1089(d)) is amended--

      (1) in the first sentence by striking ‘the items specified in the calendar have been completed and provide all relevant forms, rules, and instructions with such notice’ and inserting ‘a deadline included in the calendar described in subsection (a) is not met’; and

      (2) by striking the second sentence.

    (d) ANNUAL REPORT ON ACTIVITIES UNDER THE REHABILITATION ACT OF 1973- Section 13 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (29 U.S.C. 712) is amended by striking ‘twenty’ and inserting ‘eighty’.

    (e) REPORT TO THE CONGRESS REGARDING REHABILITATION TRAINING PROGRAMS- The second sentence of section 302(c) of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (29 U.S.C. 774(c)) is amended by striking ‘simultaneously with the budget submission for the succeeding fiscal year for the Rehabilitation Services Administration’ and inserting ‘by September 30 of each fiscal year’.

    (f) ANNUAL AUDIT OF STUDENT LOAN INSURANCE FUND- Section 432(b) of the Higher Education Act of 1965 (20 U.S.C. 1082(b)) is amended to read as follows:

    ‘(b) FINANCIAL OPERATIONS RESPONSIBILITIES- The Secretary shall, with respect to the financial operations arising by reason of this part prepare annually and submit a budget program as provided for wholly owned Government corporations by chapter 91 of title 31, United States Code. The transactions of the Secretary, including the settlement of insurance claims and of claims for payments pursuant to section 1078 of this title, and transactions related thereto and vouchers approved by the Secretary in connection with such transactions, shall be final and conclusive upon all accounting and other officers of the Government.’.

Subtitle E--Department of Energy

SEC. 1051. REPORTS ELIMINATED.

    (a) REPORTS ON PERFORMANCE AND DISPOSAL OF ALTERNATIVE FUELED HEAVY DUTY VEHICLES- Paragraphs (3) and (4) of section 400AA(b) of the Energy Policy and Conservation Act (42 U.S.C. 6374(b)(3), 6374(b)(4)) are repealed.

    (b) REPORT ON WIND ENERGY SYSTEMS- Section 9(a)(3) of the Wind Energy Systems Act of 1980 (42 U.S.C. 9208(a)(3)) is repealed.

    (c) REPORT ON COMPREHENSIVE PROGRAM MANAGEMENT PLAN FOR OCEAN THERMAL ENERGY CONVERSION- Section 3(d) of the Ocean Thermal Energy Conversion Research, Development, and Demonstration Act (42 U.S.C. 9002(d)) is repealed.

    (d) REPORTS ON SUBSEABED DISPOSAL OF SPENT NUCLEAR FUEL AND HIGH-LEVEL RADIOACTIVE WASTE- Subsections (a) and (b)(5) of section 224 of the Nuclear Waste Policy Act of 1982 (42 U.S.C. 10204(a), 10204(b)(5)) are repealed.

    (e) REPORT ON FUEL USE ACT- Sections 711(c)(2) and 806 of the Powerplant and Industrial Fuel Use Act of 1978 (42 U.S.C. 8421(c)(2), 8482) are repealed.

    (f) REPORT ON TEST PROGRAM OF STORAGE OF REFINED PETROLEUM PRODUCTS WITHIN THE STRATEGIC PETROLEUM RESERVE- Section 160(g)(7) of the Energy Policy and Conservation Act (42 U.S.C. 6240(g)(7)) is repealed.

    (g) REPORT ON NAVAL PETROLEUM AND OIL SHALE RESERVES PRODUCTION- Section 7434 of title 10, United States Code, is repealed.

    (h) REPORT ON EFFECTS OF PRESIDENTIAL MESSAGE ESTABLISHING A NUCLEAR NONPROLIFERATION POLICY ON NUCLEAR RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT COOPERATIVE AGREEMENTS- Section 203 of the Department of Energy Act of 1978--Civilian Applications (22 U.S.C. 2429 note) is repealed.

    (i) REPORT ON WRITTEN AGREEMENTS REGARDING NUCLEAR WASTE REPOSITORY SITES- Section 117(c) of the Nuclear Waste Policy Act of 1982 (42 U.S.C. 10137(c)) is amended by striking the following: ‘If such written agreement is not completed prior to the expiration of such period, the Secretary shall report to the Congress in writing not later than 30 days after the expiration of such period on the status of negotiations to develop such agreement and the reasons why such agreement has not been completed. Prior to submission of such report to the Congress, the Secretary shall transmit such report to the Governor of such State or the governing body of such affected Indian tribe, as the case may be, for their review and comments. Such comments shall be included in such report prior to submission to the Congress.’.

    (j) QUARTERLY REPORT ON STRATEGIC PETROLEUM RESERVES- Section 165(b) of the Energy Policy and Conservation Act (42 U.S.C. 6245(b)) is repealed.

    (k) REPORT ON THE DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY- The Federal Energy Administration Act of 1974 (15 U.S.C. 790d), is amended by striking out section 55.

SEC. 1052. REPORTS MODIFIED.

    (a) REPORTS ON PROCESS-ORIENTED INDUSTRIAL ENERGY EFFICIENCY AND INDUSTRIAL INSULATION AUDIT GUIDELINES-

      (1) Section 132(d) of the Energy Policy Act of 1992 (42 U.S.C. 6349(d)) is amended--

        (A) in the language preceding paragraph (1), by striking ‘Not later than 2 years after October 24, 1992, and annually thereafter’ and inserting ‘Not later than October 24, 1995, and biennially thereafter’;

        (B) in paragraph (4), by striking ‘and’ at the end;

        (C) in paragraph (5), by striking the period at the end and inserting ‘; and’; and

        (D) by adding at the end the following new paragraph:

      ‘(6) the information required under section 133(c).’.

      (2) Section 133(c) of the Energy Policy Act of 1992 (42 U.S.C. 6350(c)) is amended--

        (A) by striking, ‘October 24, 1992’ and inserting ‘October 24, 1995’; and

        (B) by inserting ‘as part of the report required under section 132(d),’ after ‘and biennially thereafter,’.

    (b) REPORT ON AGENCY REQUESTS FOR WAIVER FROM FEDERAL ENERGY MANAGEMENT REQUIREMENTS- Section 543(b)(2) of the National Energy Conservation Policy Act (42 U.S.C. 8253(b)(2)) is amended--

      (1) by inserting ‘, as part of the report required under section 548(b),’ after ‘the Secretary shall’; and

      (2) by striking ‘promptly’.

    (c) REPORT ON THE PROGRESS, STATUS, ACTIVITIES, AND RESULTS OF PROGRAMS REGARDING THE PROCUREMENT AND IDENTIFICATION OF ENERGY EFFICIENT PRODUCTS- Section 161(d) of the Energy Policy Act of 1992 (42 U.S.C. 8262g(d)) is amended by striking ‘of each year thereafter,’; and inserting ‘thereafter as part of the report required under section 548(b) of the National Energy Conservation Policy Act,’.

    (d) REPORT ON THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT ENERGY MANAGEMENT PROGRAM- Section 548(b) of the National Energy Conservation Policy Act (42 U.S.C. 8258(b)) is amended--

      (1) in paragraph (1)--

        (A) in subparagraph (A), by striking ‘and’ after the semicolon;

        (B) by redesignating subparagraph (B) as subparagraph (C); and

        (C) by inserting after subparagraph (A) the following new subparagraph:

        ‘(B) the information required under section 543(b)(2); and’;

      (2) in paragraph (2), by striking ‘and’ after the semicolon;

      (3) in paragraph (3), by striking the period at the end and inserting ‘; and’; and

      (4) by adding at the end the following new paragraph:

      ‘(4) the information required under section 161(d) of the Energy Policy Act of 1992.’.

    (e) REPORT ON ALTERNATIVE FUEL USE BY SELECTED FEDERAL VEHICLES- Section 400AA(b)(1)(B) of the Energy Policy and Conservation Act (42 U.S.C. 6374(b)(1)(B)) is amended by striking ‘and annually thereafter’.

    (f) REPORT ON THE OPERATION OF STATE ENERGY CONSERVATION PLANS- Section 365(c) of the Energy Policy and Conservation Act (42 U.S.C. 6325(c)) is amended by striking ‘report annually’ and inserting ‘, as part of the report required under section 657 of the Department of Energy Organization Act, report’.

    (g) REPORT ON THE DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY- Section 657 of the Department of Energy Organization Act (42 U.S.C. 7267) is amended by inserting after ‘section 15 of the Federal Energy Administration Act of 1974,’ the following: ‘section 365(c) of the Energy Policy and Conservation Act, section 304(c) of the Nuclear Waste Policy Act of 1982,’.

    (h) REPORT ON COST-EFFECTIVE WAYS TO INCREASE HYDROPOWER PRODUCTION AT FEDERAL WATER FACILITIES- Section 2404 of the Energy Policy Act of 1992 (16 U.S.C. 797 note) is amended--

      (1) in subsection (a), by striking ‘The Secretary, in consultation with the Secretary of the Interior and the Secretary of the Army,’ and inserting ‘The Secretary of the Interior and the Secretary of the Army, in consultation with the Secretary,’; and

      (2) in subsection (b), by striking ‘the Secretary’ and inserting ‘the Secretary of the Interior, or the Secretary of the Army,’.

    (i) REPORT ON PROGRESS MEETING FUSION ENERGY PROGRAM OBJECTIVES- Section 2114(c)(5) of the Energy Policy Act of 1992 (42 U.S.C. 13474(c)(5)) is amended by striking out the first sentence and inserting in lieu thereof ‘The President shall include in the budget submitted to the Congress each year under section 1105 of title 31, United States Code, a report prepared by the Secretary describing the progress made in meeting the program objectives, milestones, and schedules established in the management plan.’.

    (j) REPORT ON HIGH-PERFORMANCE COMPUTING ACTIVITIES- Section 203(d) of the High-Performance Computing Act of 1991 (15 U.S.C. 5523(d)) is amended to read as follows:

    ‘(d) REPORTS- Not later than 1 year after the date of enactment of this subsection, and thereafter as part of the report required under section 101(a)(3)(A), the Secretary of Energy shall report on activities taken to carry out this Act.’.

    (k) REPORT ON NATIONAL HIGH-PERFORMANCE COMPUTING PROGRAM- Section 101(a)(4) of the High-Performance Computing Act of 1991 (15 U.S.C. 5511(a)(4)) is amended--

      (1) in subparagraph (D), by striking ‘and’ at the end;

      (2) by redesignating subparagraph (E) as subparagraph (F); and

      (3) by inserting after subparagraph (D) the following new subparagraph:

        ‘(E) include the report of the Secretary of Energy required by section 203(d); and’.

    (l) REPORT ON NUCLEAR WASTE DISPOSAL PROGRAM- Section 304(d) of the Nuclear Waste Policy Act of 1982 (42 U.S.C. 10224(d)) is amended to read as follows:

    ‘(d) AUDIT BY GAO- If requested by either House of the Congress (or any committee thereof) or if considered necessary by the Comptroller General, the General Accounting Office shall conduct an audit of the Office, in accord with such regulations as the Comptroller General may prescribe. The Comptroller General shall have access to such books, records, accounts, and other materials of the Office as the Comptroller General determines to be necessary for the preparation of such audit. The Comptroller General shall submit a report on the results of each audit conducted under this section.’.

Subtitle F--Department of Health and Human Services

SEC. 1061. REPORTS ELIMINATED.

    (a) REPORT ON THE EFFECTS OF TOXIC SUBSTANCES- Subsection (c) of section 27 of the Toxic Substance Control Act (15 U.S.C. 2626(c)) is repealed.

    (b) REPORT ON COMPLIANCE WITH THE CONSUMER-PATIENT RADIATION HEALTH AND SAFETY ACT- Subsection (d) of section 981 of the Consumer-Patient Radiation Health and Safety Act of 1981 (42 U.S.C. 10006(d)) is repealed.

    (c) REPORT ON EVALUATION OF TITLE VIII PROGRAMS- Section 859 of the Public Health Service Act (42 U.S.C. 298b-6) is repealed.

    (d) REPORT ON MODEL SYSTEM FOR PAYMENT FOR OUTPATIENT HOSPITAL SERVICES- Paragraph (6) of section 1135(d) of the Social Security Act (42 U.S.C. 1320b-5(d)(6)) is repealed.

    (e) REPORT ON MEDICARE TREATMENT OF UNCOMPENSATED CARE- Paragraph (2) of section 603(a) of the Social Security Amendments of 1983 (42 U.S.C. 1395ww note) is repealed.

    (f) REPORT ON PROGRAM TO ASSIST HOMELESS INDIVIDUALS- Subsection (d) of section 9117 of the Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1987 (42 U.S.C. 1383 note) is repealed.

SEC. 1062. REPORTS MODIFIED.

    (a) REPORT OF THE SURGEON GENERAL- Section 239 of the Public Health Service Act (42 U.S.C. 238h) is amended to read as follows:

‘BIANNUAL REPORT

    ‘SEC. 239. The Surgeon General shall transmit to the Secretary, for submission to the Congress, on January 1, 1995, and on January 1, every 2 years thereafter, a full report of the administration of the functions of the Service under this Act, including a detailed statement of receipts and disbursements.’.

    (b) REPORT ON HEALTH SERVICE RESEARCH ACTIVITIES- Subsection (b) of section 494A of the Public Health Service Act (42 U.S.C. 289c-1(b)) is amended by striking ‘September 30, 1993, and annually thereafter’ and inserting ‘December 30, 1993, and each December 30 thereafter’.

    (c) REPORT ON FAMILY PLANNING- Section 1009(a) of the Public Health Service Act (42 U.S.C. 300a-7(a)) is amended by striking ‘each fiscal year’ and inserting ‘fiscal year 1995, and each second fiscal year thereafter,’.

    (d) REPORT ON THE STATUS OF HEALTH INFORMATION AND HEALTH PROMOTION- Section 1705(a) of the Public Health Service Act (42 U.S.C. 300u-4) is amended in the first sentence by striking out ‘annually’ and inserting in lieu thereof ‘biannually’.

Subtitle G--Department of Housing and Urban Development

SEC. 1071. REPORTS ELIMINATED.

    (a) REPORTS ON PUBLIC HOUSING HOMEOWNERSHIP AND MANAGEMENT OPPORTUNITIES- Section 21(f) of the United States Housing Act of 1937 (42 U.S.C. 1437s(f)) is repealed.

    (b) INTERIM REPORT ON PUBLIC HOUSING MIXED INCOME NEW COMMUNITIES STRATEGY DEMONSTRATION- Section 522(k)(1) of the Cranston-Gonzalez National Affordable Housing Act (42 U.S.C. 1437f note) is repealed.

    (c) BIENNIAL REPORT ON INTERSTATE LAND SALES REGISTRATION PROGRAM- Section 1421 of the Interstate Land Sales Full Disclosure Act (15 U.S.C. 1719a) is repealed.

    (d) QUARTERLY REPORT ON ACTIVITIES UNDER THE FAIR HOUSING INITIATIVES PROGRAM- Section 561(e)(2) of the Housing and Community Development Act of 1987 (42 U.S.C. 3616a(e)(2)) is repealed.

    (e) COLLECTION OF AND ANNUAL REPORT ON RACIAL AND ETHNIC DATA- Section 562(b) of the Housing and Community Development Act of 1987 (42 U.S.C. 3608a(b)) is repealed.

SEC. 1072. REPORTS MODIFIED.

    (a) REPORT ON HOMEOWNERSHIP OF MULTIFAMILY UNITS PROGRAM- Section 431 of the Cranston-Gonzalez National Affordable Housing Act (42 U.S.C. 12880) is amended--

      (1) in the section heading, by striking ‘annual’; and

      (2) by striking ‘The Secretary shall annually’ and inserting ‘The Secretary shall no later than December 31, 1995,’.

    (b) TRIENNIAL AUDIT OF TRANSACTIONS OF NATIONAL HOMEOWNERSHIP FOUNDATION- Section 107(g)(1) of the Housing and Urban Development Act of 1968 (12 U.S.C. 1701y(g)(1)) is amended by striking the last sentence.

    (c) REPORT ON LOW-INCOME HOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM- Section 2605(h) of the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Act of 1981 (Public Law 97-35; 42 U.S.C. 8624(h)), is amended by striking out ‘(but not less frequently than every three years),’.

Subtitle H--Department of the Interior

SEC. 1081. REPORTS ELIMINATED.

    (a) REPORT ON AUDITS IN FEDERAL ROYALTY MANAGEMENT SYSTEM- Section 17(j) of the Mineral Leasing Act (30 U.S.C. 226(j)) is amended by striking the last sentence.

    (b) REPORT ON DOMESTIC MINING, MINERALS, AND MINERAL RECLAMATION INDUSTRIES- Section 2 of the Mining and Minerals Policy Act of 1970 (30 U.S.C. 21a) is amended by striking the last sentence.

    (c) REPORT ON PHASE I OF THE HIGH PLAINS STATES GROUNDWATER DEMONSTRATION PROJECT- Section 3(d) of the High Plains States Groundwater Demonstration Program Act of 1983 (43 U.S.C. 390g-1(d)) is repealed.

    (d) REPORT ON RECLAMATION REFORM ACT COMPLIANCE- Section 224(g) of the Reclamation Reform Act of 1982 (43 U.S.C. 390ww(g)) is amended by striking the last 2 sentences.

    (e) REPORT ON GEOLOGICAL SURVEYS CONDUCTED OUTSIDE THE DOMAIN OF THE UNITED STATES- Section 2 of Public Law 87-626 (43 U.S.C. 31(c)) is repealed.

    (f) REPORT ON RECREATION USE FEES- Section 4(h) of the Land and Water Conservation Fund Act of 1965 (16 U.S.C. 460l-6a(h)) is repealed.

    (g) REPORT ON FEDERAL SURPLUS REAL PROPERTY PUBLIC BENEFIT DISCOUNT PROGRAM FOR PARKS AND RECREATION- Section 203(o)(1) of the Federal Property and Administrative Services Act of 1949 (40 U.S.C. 484(o)(1)) is amended by striking ‘subsection (k) of this section and’.

SEC. 1082. REPORTS MODIFIED.

    (a) REPORT ON LEVELS OF THE OGALLALA AQUIFER- Title III of the Water Resources Research Act of 1984 (42 U.S.C. 10301 note) is amended--

      (1) in section 306, by striking ‘annually’ and inserting ‘biennially’; and

      (2) in section 308, by striking ‘intervals of one year’ and inserting ‘intervals of 2 years’.

    (b) REPORT ON EFFECTS OF OUTER CONTINENTAL SHELF LEASING ACTIVITIES ON HUMAN, MARINE, AND COASTAL ENVIRONMENTS- Section 20(e) of the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act (43 U.S.C. 1346(e)) is amended by striking ‘each fiscal year’ and inserting ‘every 3 fiscal years’.

Subtitle I--Department of Justice

SEC. 1091. REPORTS ELIMINATED.

    (a) REPORT ON CRIME AND CRIME PREVENTION- (1) Section 3126 of title 18, United States Code, is repealed.

    (2) The table of sections for chapter 206 of title 18, United States Code, is amended by striking out the item relating to section 3126.

    (b) REPORT ON DRUG INTERDICTION TASK FORCE- Section 3301(a)(1)(C) of the National Drug Interdiction Act of 1986 (21 U.S.C. 801 note; Public Law 99-570; 100 Stat. 3207-98) is repealed.

    (c) REPORT ON EQUAL ACCESS TO JUSTICE- Section 2412(d)(5) of title 28, United States Code, is repealed.

    (d) REPORT ON FEDERAL OFFENDER CHARACTERISTICS- Section 3624(f)(6) of title 18, United States Code, is repealed.

    (e) REPORT ON COSTS OF DEATH PENALTY- The Anti-Drug Abuse Act of 1988 (Public Law 100-690; 102 Stat. 4395; 21 U.S.C. 848 note) is amended by striking out section 7002.

    (f) MINERAL LANDS LEASING ACT- Section 8B of the Mineral Lands Leasing Act (30 U.S.C. 208-2) is repealed.

    (g) SMALL BUSINESS ACT- Subsection (c) of section 10 of the Small Business Act (15 U.S.C. 639(c)) is repealed.

    (h) ENERGY POLICY AND CONSERVATION ACT- Section 252(i) of the Energy Policy Conservation Act (42 U.S.C. 6272(i)) is amended by striking ‘, at least once every 6 months, a report’ and inserting ‘, at such intervals as are appropriate based on significant developments and issues, reports’.

    (i) REPORT ON FORFEITURE FUND- Section 524(c) of title 28, United States Code, is amended--

      (1) by striking out paragraph (7); and

      (2) by redesignating paragraphs (8) through (12) as paragraphs (7) through (11), respectively.

Subtitle J--Department of Labor

SEC. 1101. REPORTS ELIMINATED.

    Section 408(d) of the Veterans Education and Employment Amendments of 1989 (38 U.S.C. 4100 note) is repealed.

SEC. 1102. REPORTS MODIFIED.

    (a) REPORT ON THE ACTIVITIES CONDUCTED UNDER THE FAIR LABOR STANDARDS ACT OF 1938- Section 4(d)(1) of the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 (29 U.S.C. 204(d)(1)) is amended--

      (1) by striking ‘annually’ and inserting ‘biannually’; and

      (2) by striking ‘preceding year’ and inserting ‘preceding two years’.

    (b) ANNUAL REPORT OF THE OFFICE OF WORKERS’ COMPENSATION-

      (1) REPORT ON THE ADMINISTRATION OF THE LONGSHORE AND HARBOR WORKERS’ COMPENSATION ACT- Section 42 of the Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act (33 U.S.C. 942) is amended--

        (A) by striking ‘beginning of each’ and all that follows through ‘Amendments of 1984’ and inserting ‘end of each fiscal year’; and

        (B) by adding the following new sentence at the end: ‘Such report shall include the annual reports required under section 426(b) of the Black Lung Benefits Act (30 U.S.C. 936(b)) and section 8194 of title 5, United States Code, and shall be identified as the Annual Report of the Office of Workers’ Compensation Programs.’.

      (2) REPORT ON THE ADMINISTRATION OF THE BLACK LUNG BENEFITS PROGRAM- Section 426(b) of the ‘Black Lung Benefits Act (30 U.S.C. 936(b)) is amended--

        (A) by striking ‘Within’ and all that follows through ‘Congress the’ and inserting ‘At the end of each fiscal year, the’; and

        (B) by adding the following new sentence at the end: ‘Each such report shall be prepared and submitted to Congress in accordance with the requirement with respect to submission under section 42 of the Longshore Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act (33 U.S.C. 942).’.

      (3) REPORT ON THE ADMINISTRATION OF THE FEDERAL EMPLOYEES’ COMPENSATION ACT- (A) Subchapter I of chapter 81 of title 5, United States Code, is amended by adding at the end thereof the following new section:

‘Sec. 8152. Annual report

    ‘The Secretary of Labor shall, at the end of each fiscal year, prepare a report with respect to the administration of this chapter. Such report shall be submitted to Congress in accordance with the requirement with respect to submission under section 42 of the Longshore Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act (33 U.S.C. 942).’.

      (B) The table of sections for chapter 81 of title 5, United States Code, is amended by inserting after the item relating to section 8151 the following:

      ‘8152. Annual report.’.

    (c) ANNUAL REPORT ON THE DEPARTMENT OF LABOR- Section 9 of an Act entitled ‘An Act to create a Department of Labor’, approved March 4, 1913 (29 U.S.C. 560) is amended by striking ‘make a report’ and all that follows through ‘the department’ and inserting ‘prepare and submit to Congress the financial statements of the Department that have been audited’.

Subtitle K--Department of State

SEC. 1111. REPORTS ELIMINATED.

    Section 8 of the Migration and Refugee Assistance Act of 1962 (22 U.S.C. 2606) is amended by striking subsection (b), and redesignating subsection (c) as subsection (b).

Subtitle L--Department of Transportation

SEC. 1121. REPORTS ELIMINATED.

    (a) REPORT ON DEEPWATER PORT ACT OF 1974- Section 20 of the Deepwater Port Act of 1974 (33 U.S.C. 1519) is repealed.

    (b) REPORT ON COAST GUARD LOGISTICS CAPABILITIES CRITICAL TO MISSION PERFORMANCE- Sections 5(a)(2) and 5(b) of the Coast Guard Authorization Act of 1988 (10 U.S.C. 2304 note) are repealed.

    (c) REPORT ON MARINE PLASTIC POLLUTION RESEARCH AND CONTROL ACT OF 1987- Section 2201(a) of the Marine Plastic Pollution Research and Control Act of 1987 (33 U.S.C. 1902 note) is amended by striking ‘biennially’ and inserting ‘triennially’.

    (d) REPORT ON APPLIED RESEARCH AND TECHNOLOGY PROGRAM- Section 307(e)(11) of title 23, United States Code, is repealed.

    (e) REPORTS ON HIGHWAY SAFETY IMPROVEMENT PROGRAMS-

      (1) REPORT ON RAILWAY-HIGHWAY CROSSINGS PROGRAM- Section 130(g) of title 23, United States Code, is amended by striking the last 3 sentences.

      (2) REPORT ON HAZARD ELIMINATION PROGRAM- Section 152(g) of title 23, United States Code, is amended by striking the last 3 sentences.

    (f) REPORT ON HIGHWAY SAFETY PERFORMANCE--FATAL AND INJURY ACCIDENT RATES ON PUBLIC ROADS IN THE UNITED STATES- Section 207 of the Highway Safety Act of 1982 (23 U.S.C. 401 note) is repealed.

    (g) REPORT ON HIGHWAY SAFETY PROGRAM STANDARDS- Section 402(a) of title 23, United States Code, is amended by striking the fifth sentence.

    (h) REPORT ON RAILROAD-HIGHWAY DEMONSTRATION PROJECTS- Section 163(o) of the Federal-Aid Highway Act of 1973 (23 U.S.C. 130 note) is repealed.

    (i) REPORT ON UNIFORM RELOCATION ACT AMENDMENTS OF 1987- Section 103(b)(2) of the Uniform Relocation Assistance and Real Property Acquisition Policies Act of 1970 (42 U.S.C. 4604(b)(2)) is repealed.

    (j) REPORT ON FEDERAL RAILROAD SAFETY ACT OF 1970- Section 211 of the Federal Railroad Safety Act of 1970 (45 U.S.C. 440) is repealed.

    (k) REPORT ON RAILROAD FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE- Section 308(d) of title 49, United States Code, is repealed.

    (l) REPORT ON USE OF ADVANCED TECHNOLOGY BY THE AUTOMOBILE INDUSTRY- Section 305 of the Automotive Propulsion Research and Development Act of 1978 (15 U.S.C. 2704) is amended by striking the last sentence.

    (m) REPORT ON OBLIGATIONS- Section 4(b) of the Federal Transit Act (49 U.S.C. App. 1603(b)) is repealed.

    (n) REPORT ON SUSPENDED LIGHT RAIL SYSTEM TECHNOLOGY PILOT PROJECT- Section 26(c)(11) of the Federal Transit Act (49 U.S.C. App. 1622(c)(11)) is repealed.

    (o) REPORT ON SAINT LAWRENCE SEAWAY DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION- Section 10(a) of the Act of May 13, 1954 (68 Stat. 96, chapter 201; 33 U.S.C. 989(a)) is repealed.

    (p) REPORTS ON PIPELINES ON FEDERAL LANDS- Section 28(w)(4) of the Mineral Leasing Act (30 U.S.C. 185(w)(4)) is repealed.

    (q) REPORTS ON PIPELINE SAFETY-

      (1) REPORT ON NATURAL GAS PIPELINE SAFETY ACT OF 1968- Section 16(a) of the Natural Gas Pipeline Safety Act of 1968 (49 U.S.C. App. 1683(a)) is amended in the first sentence by striking ‘of each year’ and inserting ‘of each odd-numbered year’.

      (2) REPORT ON HAZARDOUS LIQUID PIPELINE SAFETY ACT OF 1979- Section 213 of the Hazardous Liquid Pipeline Safety Act of 1979 (49 U.S.C. App. 2012) is amended in the first sentence by striking ‘of each year’ and inserting ‘of each odd-numbered year’.

SEC. 1122. REPORTS MODIFIED.

    (a) REPORT ON MAJOR ACQUISITION PROJECTS- Section 337 of the Department of Transportation and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 1993 (Public Law 102-338; 106 Stat. 1551) is amended--

      (1) by striking ‘quarter of any fiscal year beginning after December 31, 1992, unless the Commandant of the Coast Guard first submits a quarterly report’ and inserting ‘half of any fiscal year beginning after December 31, 1995, unless the Commandant of the Coast Guard first submits a semiannual report’; and

      (2) by striking ‘quarter.’ and inserting ‘half-fiscal year.’.

    (b) REPORT ON OIL SPILL LIABILITY TRUST FUND- The quarterly report regarding the Oil Spill Liability Trust Fund required to be submitted to the House and Senate Committees on Appropriations under House Report 101-892, accompanying the appropriations for the Coast Guard in the Department of Transportation and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 1991, shall be submitted not later than 30 days after the end of the fiscal year in which this Act is enacted and annually thereafter.

    (c) REPORT ON JOINT FEDERAL AND STATE MOTOR FUEL TAX COMPLIANCE PROJECT- Section 1040(d)(1) of the Intermodal Surface Transportation Efficiency Act of 1991 (23 U.S.C. 101 note) is amended by striking ‘September 30 and’.

    (d) REPORT ON PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION- Section 308(e)(1) of title 49, United States Code, is amended by striking ‘January of each even-numbered year’ and inserting ‘March 1995, March 1996, and March of each odd-numbered year thereafter’.

    (e) REPORT ON NATION’S HIGHWAYS AND BRIDGES- Section 307(h) of title 23, United States Code, is amended by striking ‘January 1983, and in January of every second year thereafter’ and inserting ‘March 1995, March 1996, and March of each odd-numbered year thereafter’.

Subtitle M--Department of the Treasury

SEC. 1131. REPORTS ELIMINATED.

    (a) REPORT ON THE OPERATION AND STATUS OF STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT FISCAL ASSISTANCE TRUST FUND- Paragraph (8) of section 14001(a) of the Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1985 (31 U.S.C. 6701 note) is repealed.

    (b) REPORT ON THE ANTIRECESSION PROVISIONS OF THE PUBLIC WORKS EMPLOYMENT ACT OF 1976- Section 213 of the Public Works Employment Act of 1976 (42 U.S.C. 6733) is repealed.

    (c) REPORT ON THE ASBESTOS TRUST FUND- Paragraph (2) of section 5(c) of the Asbestos Hazard Emergency Response Act of 1986 (20 U.S.C. 4022(c)) is repealed.

SEC. 1132. REPORTS MODIFIED.

    (a) REPORT ON THE WORLD CUP USA 1994 COMMEMORATIVE COIN ACT- Subsection (g) of section 205 of the World Cup USA 1994 Commemorative Coin Act (31 U.S.C. 5112 note) is amended by striking ‘month’ and inserting ‘calendar quarter’.

    (b) REPORTS ON VARIOUS FUNDS- Subsection (b) of section 321 of title 31, United States Code, is amended--

      (1) by striking ‘and’ at the end of paragraph (5),

      (2) by striking the period at the end of paragraph (6) and inserting ‘; and’, and

      (3) by adding after paragraph (6) the following new paragraph:

      ‘(7) notwithstanding any other provision of law, fulfill any requirement to issue a report on the financial condition of any fund on the books of the Treasury by including the required information in a consolidated report, except that information with respect to a specific fund shall be separately reported if the Secretary determines that the consolidation of such information would result in an unwarranted delay in the availability of such information.’.

    (c) REPORT ON THE JAMES MADISON-BILL OF RIGHTS COMMEMORATIVE COIN ACT- Subsection (c) of section 506 of the James Madison-Bill of Rights Commemorative Coin Act (31 U.S.C. 5112 note) is amended by striking out ‘month’ and inserting in lieu thereof ‘calendar quarter’.

Subtitle N--Department of Veterans Affairs

SEC. 1141. REPORTS ELIMINATED.

    (a) REPORT ON FURNISHING CONTRACT CARE SERVICES- Section 1703(c) of title 38, United States Code, is repealed.

    (b) REPORT ON ADEQUACY OF RATES FOR STATE HOME CARE- Section 1741 of such title is amended--

      (1) by striking out subsection (c); and

      (2) by redesignating subsections (d) and (e) as subsections (c) and (d), respectively.

    (c) REPORT ON LOANS TO PURCHASE MANUFACTURED HOMES- Section 3712 of such title is amended--

      (1) by striking out subsection (l); and

      (2) by redesignating subsection (m) as subsection (l).

    (d) REPORT ON LEVEL OF TREATMENT CAPACITY- Section 8110(a)(3) of such title is amended--

      (1) in subparagraph (A)--

        (A) by striking out ‘(A)’; and

        (B) by redesignating clauses (i) and (ii) as subparagraphs (A) and (B), respectively; and

      (2) by striking out subparagraph (B).

    (e) REPORT ON COMPLIANCE WITH FUNDED PERSONNEL CODING-

      (1) REPEAL OF REPORT REQUIREMENT- Section 8110(a)(4) of title 38, United States Code, is amended by striking out subparagraph (C).

      (2) CONFORMING AMENDMENTS- Section 8110(a)(4) of title 38, United States Code, is amended by--

        (A) redesignating subparagraph (C) as subparagraph (D);

        (B) in subparagraph (A), by striking out ‘subparagraph (D)’ and inserting in lieu thereof ‘subparagraph (C)’; and

        (C) in subparagraph (B), by striking out ‘subparagraph (D)’ and inserting in lieu thereof ‘subparagraph (C)’.

TITLE II--INDEPENDENT AGENCIES

Subtitle A--Action

SEC. 2011. REPORTS ELIMINATED.

    Section 226 of the Domestic Volunteer Service Act of 1973 (42 U.S.C. 5026) is amended--

      (1) by striking subsection (b); and

      (2) in subsection (a)--

        (A) in paragraph (2), by striking ‘(2)’ and inserting ‘(b)’; and

        (B) in paragraph (1)--

          (i) by striking ‘(1)(A)’ and inserting ‘(1)’; and

          (ii) in subparagraph (B)--

            (I) by striking ‘(B)’ and inserting ‘(2)’; and

            (II) by striking ‘subparagraph (A)’ and inserting ‘paragraph (1)’.

Subtitle B--Environmental Protection Agency

SEC. 2021. REPORTS ELIMINATED.

    (a) REPORT ON ALLOCATION OF WATER- Section 102 of the Federal Water Pollution Control Act (33 U.S.C. 1252) is amended by striking subsection (d).

    (b) REPORT ON VARIANCE REQUESTS- Section 301(n) of the Federal Water Pollution Control Act (33 U.S.C. 1311(n)) is amended by striking paragraph (8).

    (c) REPORT ON IMPLEMENTATION OF CLEAN LAKES PROJECTS- Section 314(d) of the Federal Water Pollution Control Act (33 U.S.C. 1324(d)) is amended--

      (1) by striking paragraph (3); and

      (2) by redesignating paragraph (4) as paragraph (3).

    (d) REPORT ON USE OF MUNICIPAL SECONDARY EFFLUENT AND SLUDGE- Section 516 of the Federal Water Pollution Control Act (33 U.S.C. 1375) (as amended by subsection (g)) is further amended--

      (1) by striking subsection (c); and

      (2) by redesignating subsections (d) and (e) as subsections (c) and (d), respectively.

    (e) REPORT ON CERTAIN WATER QUALITY STANDARDS AND PERMITS- Section 404 of the Water Quality Act of 1987 (Public Law 100-4; 33 U.S.C. 1375 note) is amended--

      (1) by striking subsection (c); and

      (2) by redesignating subsection (d) as subsection (c).

    (f) REPORT ON CLASS V WELLS- Section 1426 of title XIV of the Public Health Service Act (commonly known as the ‘Safe Drinking Water Act’) (42 U.S.C. 300h-5) is amended--

      (1) in subsection (a), by striking ‘(a) MONITORING METHODS- ’; and

      (2) by striking subsection (b).

    (g) REPORT ON SOLE SOURCE AQUIFER DEMONSTRATION PROGRAM- Section 1427 of title XIV of the Public Health Service Act (commonly known as the ‘Safe Drinking Water Act’) (42 U.S.C. 300h-6) is amended--

      (1) by striking subsection (l); and

      (2) by redesignating subsections (m) and (n) as subsections (l) and (m), respectively.

    (h) REPORT ON SUPPLY OF SAFE DRINKING WATER- Section 1442 of title XIV of the Public Health Service Act (commonly known as the ‘Safe Drinking Water Act’) (42 U.S.C. 300h-6) is amended--

      (1) by striking subsection (c);

      (2) by redesignating subsection (d) as subsection (c); and

      (3) by redesignating subsections (f) and (g) as subsections (d) and (e), respectively.

    (i) REPORT ON NONNUCLEAR ENERGY AND TECHNOLOGIES- Section 11 of the Federal Nonnuclear Energy Research and Development Act of 1974 (42 U.S.C. 5910) is repealed.

    (j) REPORT ON EMISSIONS AT COAL-BURNING POWERPLANTS-

      (1) Section 745 of the Powerplant and Industrial Fuel Use Act of 1978 (42 U.S.C. 8455) is repealed.

      (2) The table of contents in section 101(b) of such Act (42 U.S.C. prec. 8301) is amended by striking the item relating to section 745.

    (k) 5-YEAR PLAN FOR ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH, DEVELOPMENT, AND DEMONSTRATION-

      (1) Section 5 of the Environmental Research, Development, and Demonstration Authorization Act of 1976 (42 U.S.C. 4361) is repealed.

      (2) Section 4 of the Environmental Research, Development, and Demonstration Authorization Act of 1978 (42 U.S.C. 4361a) is repealed.

      (3) Section 8 of such Act (42 U.S.C. 4365) is amended--

        (A) by striking subsection (c); and

        (B) by redesignating subsections (d) through (i) as subsections (c) through (h), respectively.

    (l) PLAN ON ASSISTANCE TO STATES FOR RADON PROGRAMS- Section 305 of the Toxic Substances Control Act (15 U.S.C. 2665) is amended--

      (1) by striking subsection (d); and

      (2) by redesignating subsections (e) and (f) as subsections (d) and (e), respectively.

Subtitle C--Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

SEC. 2031. REPORTS MODIFIED.

    Section 705(k)(2)(C) of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (42 U.S.C. 2000e-4(k)(2)(C)) is amended--

      (1) in the matter preceding clause (i), by striking ‘including’ and inserting ‘including information, presented in the aggregate, relating to’;

      (2) in clause (i), by striking ‘the identity of each person or entity’ and inserting ‘the number of persons and entities’;

      (3) in clause (ii), by striking ‘such person or entity’ and inserting ‘such persons and entities’; and

      (4) in clause (iii)--

        (A) by striking ‘fee’ and inserting ‘fees’; and

        (B) by striking ‘such person or entity’ and inserting ‘such persons and entities’.

Subtitle D--Federal Aviation Administration

SEC. 2041. REPORTS ELIMINATED.

    Section 7207(c)(4) of the Anti-Drug Abuse Act of 1988 (Public Law 100-690; 102 Stat. 4428; 49 U.S.C. App. 1354 note) is amended--

      (1) by striking out ‘GAO’; and

      (2) by striking out ‘the Comptroller General’ and inserting in lieu thereof ‘the Department of Transportation Inspector General’.

Subtitle E--Federal Communications Commission

SEC. 2051. REPORTS ELIMINATED.

    (a) REPORT TO THE CONGRESS UNDER THE COMMUNICATIONS SATELLITE ACT OF 1962- Section 404(c) of the Communications Satellite Act of 1962 (47 U.S.C. 744(c)) is repealed.

    (b) REIMBURSEMENT FOR AMATEUR EXAMINATION EXPENSES- Section 4(f)(4)(J) of the Communications Act of 1934 (47 U.S.C. 154(f)(4)(J)) is amended by striking out the last sentence.

Subtitle F--Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation

SEC. 2061. REPORTS ELIMINATED.

    Section 102(b)(1) of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation Improvement Act of 1991 (Public Law 102-242; 105 Stat. 2237; 12 U.S.C. 1825 note) is amended to read as follows:

      ‘(1) QUARTERLY REPORTING- Not later than 90 days after the end of any calendar quarter in which the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (hereafter in this section referred to as the ‘Corporation’) has any obligations pursuant to section 14 of the Federal Deposit Insurance Act outstanding, the Comptroller General of the United States shall submit a report on the Corporation’s compliance at the end of that quarter with section 15(c) of the Federal Deposit Insurance Act to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs of the Senate and the Committee on Banking, Finance and Urban Affairs of the House of Representatives. Such a report shall be included in the Comptroller General’s audit report for that year, as required by section 17 of the Federal Deposit Insurance Act.’.

Subtitle G--Federal Emergency Management Agency

SEC. 2071. REPORTS ELIMINATED.

    Section 201(h) of the Federal Civil Defense Act of 1950 (50 U.S.C. App. 2281(h)) is amended by striking the second proviso.

Subtitle H--Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board

SEC. 2081. REPORTS ELIMINATED.

    Section 9503 of title 31, United States Code, is amended by adding at the end thereof the following new subsection:

    ‘(c) The requirements of this section are satisfied with respect to the Thrift Savings Plan described under subchapter III of chapter 84 of title 5, by preparation and transmission of the report described under section 8439(b) of such title.’.

Subtitle I--General Services Administration

SEC. 2091. REPORTS ELIMINATED.

    (a) REPORT ON PROPERTIES CONVEYED FOR HISTORIC MONUMENTS AND CORRECTIONAL FACILITIES- Section 203(o) of the Federal Property and Administrative Services Act of 1949 (40 U.S.C. 484(o)) is amended--

      (1) by striking out paragraph (1);

      (2) by redesignating paragraphs (2) and (3) as paragraphs (1) and (2), respectively; and

      (3) in paragraph (2) (as so redesignated) by striking out ‘paragraph (2)’ and inserting in lieu thereof ‘paragraph (3)’.

    (b) REPORT ON PROPOSED SALE OF SURPLUS REAL PROPERTY AND REPORT ON NEGOTIATED SALES- Section 203(e)(6) of the Federal Property and Administrative Services Act of 1949 (40 U.S.C. 484(e)(6)) is repealed.

    (c) REPORT ON PROPERTIES CONVEYED FOR WILDLIFE CONSERVATION- Section 3 of the Act entitled ‘An Act authorizing the transfer of certain real property for wildlife, or other purposes.’, approved May 19, 1948 (16 U.S.C. 667d; 62 Stat. 241) is amended by striking out ‘and shall be included in the annual budget transmitted to the Congress’.

Subtitle J--Interstate Commerce Commission

SEC. 2101. REPORTS ELIMINATED.

    Section 10327(k) of title 49, United States Code, is amended to read as follows:

    ‘(k) If an extension granted under subsection (j) is not sufficient to allow for completion of necessary proceedings, the Commission may grant a further extension in an extraordinary situation if a majority of the Commissioners agree to the further extension by public vote.’.

Subtitle K--Legal Services Corporation

SEC. 2111. REPORTS MODIFIED.

    Section 1009(c)(2) of the Legal Services Corporation Act (42 U.S.C. 2996h(c)(2)) is amended by striking out ‘The’ and inserting in lieu thereof ‘Upon request, the’.

Subtitle L--National Aeronautics and Space Administration

SEC. 2121. REPORTS ELIMINATED.

    Section 21(g) of the Small Business Act (15 U.S.C. 648(g)) is amended to read as follows:

    ‘(g) NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION AND INDUSTRIAL APPLICATION CENTERS- The National Aeronautics and Space Administration and industrial application centers supported by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration are authorized and directed to cooperate with small business development centers participating in the program.’.

Subtitle M--National Council on Disability

SEC. 2131. REPORTS ELIMINATED.

    Section 401(a) of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (29 U.S.C. 781(a)) is amended--

      (1) by striking paragraph (9); and

      (2) by redesignating paragraphs (10) and (11) as paragraphs (9) and (10), respectively.

Subtitle N--National Science Foundation

SEC. 2141. REPORTS ELIMINATED.

    (a) STRATEGIC PLAN FOR SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING EDUCATION- Section 107 of the Education for Economic Security Act (20 U.S.C. 3917) is repealed.

    (b) BUDGET ESTIMATE- Section 14 of the National Science Foundation Act of 1950 (42 U.S.C. 1873) is amended by striking subsection (j).

Subtitle O--National Transportation Safety Board

SEC. 2151. REPORTS MODIFIED.

    Section 305 of the Independent Safety Board Act of 1974 (49 U.S.C. 1904) is amended--

      (1) in paragraph (2) by adding ‘and’ after the semicolon;

      (2) in paragraph (3) by striking out ‘; and’ and inserting in lieu thereof a period; and

      (3) by striking out paragraph (4).

Subtitle P--Neighborhood Reinvestment Corporation

SEC. 2161. REPORTS ELIMINATED.

    Section 607(c) of the Neighborhood Reinvestment Corporation Act (42 U.S.C. 8106(c)) is amended by striking the second sentence.

Subtitle Q--Nuclear Regulatory Commission

SEC. 2171. REPORTS MODIFIED.

    Section 208 of the Energy Reorganization Act of 1974 (42 U.S.C. 5848) is amended by striking ‘each quarter a report listing for that period’ and inserting ‘an annual report listing for the previous fiscal year’.

Subtitle R--Office of Personnel Management

SEC. 2181. REPORTS ELIMINATED.

    (a) REPORT ON SENIOR EXECUTIVE SERVICE- (1) Section 3135 of title 5, United States Code, is repealed.

    (2) The table of sections for chapter 31 of title 5, United States Code, is amended by striking out the item relating to section 3135.

    (b) REPORT ON PERFORMANCE AWARDS- Section 4314(d) of title 5, United States Code, is repealed.

    (c) REPORT ON TRAINING PROGRAMS- (1) Section 4113 of title 5, United States Code, is repealed.

    (2) The table of sections for chapter 41 of title 5, United States Code, is amended by striking out the item relating to section 4113.

    (d) REPORT ON PREVAILING RATE SYSTEM- Section 5347(e) of title 5, United States Code, is amended by striking out the fourth and fifth sentences.

    (e) REPORT ON ACTIVITIES OF THE MERIT SYSTEMS PROTECTION BOARD AND THE OFFICE OF PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT- Section 2304 of title 5, United States Code, is amended--

      (1) in subsection (a) by striking out ‘(a)’; and

      (2) by striking subsection (b).

SEC. 2182. REPORTS MODIFIED.

    (a) REPORT ON DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA RETIREMENT FUND- Section 145 of the District of Columbia Retirement Reform Act (Public Law 96-122; 93 Stat. 882) is amended--

      (1) in subsection (b)--

        (A) in paragraph (1)--

          (i) by striking out ‘(1)’;

          (ii) by striking out ‘and the Comptroller General shall each’ and inserting in lieu thereof ‘shall’; and

          (iii) by striking out ‘each’; and

        (B) by striking out paragraph (2); and

      (2) in subsection (d), by striking out ‘the Comptroller General and’ each place it appears.

    (b) REPORT ON REVOLVING FUND- Section 1304(e)(6) of title 5, United States Code, is amended by striking out ‘at least once every three years’.

Subtitle S--Office of Thrift Supervision

SEC. 2191. REPORTS MODIFIED.

    Section 18(c)(6)(B) of the Federal Home Loan Bank Act (12 U.S.C. 1438(c)(6)(B)) is amended--

      (1) by striking out ‘annually’;

      (2) by striking out ‘audit, settlement,’ and inserting in lieu thereof ‘settlement’; and

      (3) by striking out ‘, and the first audit’ and all that follows through ‘enacted’.

Subtitle T--Panama Canal Commission

SEC. 2201. REPORTS ELIMINATED.

    (a) REPORTS ON PANAMA CANAL- Section 1312 of the Panama Canal Act of 1979 (Public Law 96-70; 22 U.S.C. 3722) is repealed.

    (b) TECHNICAL AND CONFORMING AMENDMENT- The table of contents in section 1 of such Act is amended by striking out the item relating to section 1312.

Subtitle U--Postal Service

SEC. 2211. REPORTS MODIFIED.

    (a) REPORT ON CONSUMER EDUCATION PROGRAMS- Section 4(b) of the mail Order Consumer Protection Amendments of 1983 (39 U.S.C. 3001 note; Public Law 98-186; 97 Stat. 1318) is amended to read as follows:

    ‘(b) A summary of the activities carried out under subsection (a) shall be included in the first semiannual report submitted each year as required under section 5 of the Inspector General Act of 1978 (5 U.S.C. App.).’.

    (b) REPORT ON INVESTIGATIVE ACTIVITIES- Section 3013 of title 39, United States Code, is amended in the last sentence by striking out ‘the Board shall transmit such report to the Congress’ and inserting in lieu thereof ‘the information in such report shall be included in the next semiannual report required under section 5 of the Inspector General Act of 1978 (5 U.S.C. App.)’.

Subtitle V--Railroad Retirement Board

SEC. 2221. REPORTS MODIFIED.

    Section 502 of the Railroad Retirement Solvency Act of 1983 (45 U.S.C. 231f-1) is amended by striking ‘On or before July 1, 1985, and each calendar year thereafter’ and inserting ‘As part of the annual report required under section 22(a) of the Railroad Retirement Act of 1974 (45 U.S.C. 231u(a))’.

Subtitle W--Thrift Depositor Protection Oversight Board

SEC. 2231. REPORTS MODIFIED.

    Section 21A(k)(9) of the Federal Home Loan Bank Act (12 U.S.C. 1441a(k)(9)) is amended by striking out ‘the end of each calendar quarter’ and inserting in lieu thereof ‘June 30 and December 31 of each calendar year’.

Subtitle X--United States Information Agency

SEC. 2241. REPORTS ELIMINATED.

    Notwithstanding section 601(c)(4) of the Foreign Service Act of 1980 (22 U.S.C. 4001(c)(4)), the reports otherwise required under such section shall not cover the activities of the United States Information Agency.

TITLE III--REPORTS BY ALL DEPARTMENTS AND AGENCIES

SEC. 3001. REPORTS ELIMINATED.

    (a) REPORT ON PART-TIME EMPLOYMENT- (1) Section 3407 of title 5, United States Code, is repealed.

    (2) The table of sections for chapter 34 of title 5, United States Code, is amended by striking out the item relating to section 3407.

    (b) BUDGET INFORMATION ON CONSULTING SERVICES- (1) Section 1114 of title 31, United States Code, is repealed.

    (2) The table of sections for chapter 11 of title 31, United States Code, is amended by striking out the item relating to section 1114.

    (c) SEMIANNUAL REPORT ON LOBBYING- Section 1352 of title 31, United States Code, is amended by--

      (1) striking out subsection (d); and

      (2) redesignating subsections (e), (f), (g), and (h) as subsections (d), (e), (f), and (g), respectively.

    (d) REPORTS ON PROGRAM FRAUD AND CIVIL REMEDIES- (1) Section 3810 of title 31, United States Code, is repealed.

    (2) The table of sections for chapter 38 of title 31, United States Code, is amended by striking out the item relating to section 3810.

    (e) REPORT ON RIGHT TO FINANCIAL PRIVACY ACT- Section 1121 of the Right to Financial Privacy Act of 1978 (12 U.S.C. 3421) is repealed.

    (f) REPORT ON FOREIGN LOAN RISKS- Section 913(d) of the International Lending Supervision Act of 1983 (12 U.S.C. 3912(d)) is repealed.

    (g) REPORT ON PLANS TO CONVERT TO THE METRIC SYSTEM- Section 12 of the Metric Conversion Act of 1975 (15 U.S.C. 205j-1) is repealed.

    (h) REPORT ON TECHNOLOGY UTILIZATION AND INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS- Section 11(f) of the Stevenson-Wydler Technology Innovation Act of 1980 (15 U.S.C. 3710(f)) is repealed.

    (i) REPORT ON EXTRAORDINARY CONTRACTUAL ACTIONS TO FACILITATE THE NATIONAL DEFENSE- Section 4(a) of the Act entitled ‘An Act to authorize the making, amendment, and modification of contracts to facilitate the national defense’, approved August 28, 1958 (50 U.S.C. 1434(a)), is amended by striking out ‘all such actions taken’ and inserting in lieu thereof ‘if any such action has been taken’.

    (j) REPORTS ON DETAILING EMPLOYEES- Section 619 of the Treasury, Postal Service, and General Government Appropriations Act, 1993 (Public Law 102-393; 106 Stat. 1769), is repealed.

SEC. 3002. REPORTS MODIFIED.

    Section 552b(j) of title 5, United States Code, is amended to read as follows:

    ‘(j) Each agency subject to the requirements of this section shall annually report to the Congress regarding the following:

      ‘(1) The changes in the policies and procedures of the agency under this section that have occurred during the preceding 1-year period.

      ‘(2) A tabulation of the number of meetings held, the exemptions applied to close meetings, and the days of public notice provided to close meetings.

      ‘(3) A brief description of litigation or formal complaints concerning the implementation of this section by the agency.

      ‘(4) A brief explanation of any changes in law that have affected the responsibilities of the agency under this section.’.

SEC. 3003. TERMINATION OF REPORTING REQUIREMENTS.

    (a) TERMINATION-

      (1) IN GENERAL- Subject to the provisions of paragraph (2), each provision of law requiring the submittal to Congress (or any committee of the Congress) of any annual, semiannual, or other regular periodic report specified on the list described under subsection (c) shall cease to be effective, with respect to that requirement, 4 years after the date of the enactment of this Act.

      (2) EXCEPTION- The provisions of paragraph (1) shall not apply to any report required under--

        (A) the Inspector General Act of 1978 (5 U.S.C. App.; Public Law 95-452); or

        (B) the Chief Financial Officers Act of 1990 (Public Law 101-576), including provisions enacted by the amendments made by that Act.

    (b) IDENTIFICATION OF WASTEFUL REPORTS- The President shall include in the first annual budget submitted pursuant to section 1105 of title 31, United States Code, after the date of enactment of this Act a list of reports that the President has determined are unnecessary or wasteful and the reasons for such determination.

    (c) LIST OF REPORTS- The list referred to under subsection (a) is the list prepared by the Clerk of the House of Representatives for the first session of the 103d Congress under clause 2 of rule III of the Rules of the House of Representatives (Report No. 103-7).

TITLE IV--EFFECTIVE DATE

SEC. 4001. EFFECTIVE DATE.

    Except as otherwise provided in this title, the provisions of this title and amendments made by this title shall take effect on the date of the enactment of this Act.