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H.R. 9221 (89th): An Act making appropriations for the Department of Defense for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1966, and for other purposes


The text of the bill below is as of Sep 29, 1965 (Passed Congress).


79 STAT. ]      PUBLIC LAW 89-213-SEPT. 29, 1965                                           863

Public Law 89-213
                                 AN A C T                                   September 29, 1965
Making appropriations for the Department of Defense for the fiscal year ending —L_:——     i—
                    June 30, 1966, and for other i)uriK)ses.

  Be if, enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the
United States of America in Congress a^'isemhled^ That the following Defense* Appro-
sums are appropriated, out of any money in the Treasury not other- priation Act, 1966.
wise appropriated, for the fiscal year ending J u n e 30,1^66, for military
functions administered by the Department of Defense, and for other
purposes, namely:
                                TITLE I

                     MILITARY PERSONXEL
                      MILITARY PERSONNEL, A R M Y

   F o r pay, allowances, individual clothing, subsistence, interest on
deposits, gratuities, permanent change of station travel (including all
expenses thereof for organizational movements), and expenses of
temporary duty travel between permanent duty stations, for members
of the Army on active duty (except members of reserve components
provided for elsewhere); $4,092,291,000, and, in addition $240,000,000
of which $210,000,000 shall be derived by transfer from the Army
stock fund and the Defense stock fund and $30,000,000 shall be derived
by transfer from the Army industrial fund: Provided^ T h a t not to
exceed $12,300j000 of the unobligated balance of the appropriation
made under this head for the fiscal year 1963, and subsequently with-
drawn under the Act of July 25j 1956 (31 U.S.C. 701), may be restored         '"' ^*^*- ^'^'^•
and transferred to the appropriation accounts under this head for the
fiscal years 1956,1957, and 1961.

                      MILITARY PERHONNEI^, XAVY

   F o r pay, allowances, individual clothing, subsistencej interest on
deposits, gratuities, permanent change of station travel (including all
expenses thereof for organizational movements), and expenses of
temporary duty travel between permanent duty stations, for members
of the Navy on active duty (except membei*s of the Reserve provided
for elsewhere), midshipmen, and aviation cadets; $3,055,000,000, and,
in addition $120,000,000 which shall be derived by transfer from the
Navy stock fund and the Defense stock fund.

                 MILITARY PERSONNEL, MARINE CORPS

   F o r pay, allowances, individual clothing, subsistence, interest on
deposits, gratuities, permanent change of station travel (including
all expenses thereof for organizational movements), and expenses 01
temporary duty travel between permanent duty stations, for members
of the Marine Corps on active duty (except members of the Resei-ve
provided for elsewhere); $749,900,000, and, in addition $25,000,000
which shall be derived by transfer from the Marine Corps stxxjk fund
and the Defense stock fund.

                   MILITARY PERSONNEL, A I R FORCE

  F o r pay, allowances, individual clothing, subsistence, interest on
deposits, gratuities, permanent change of station travel (including all
expenses thereof for organizational movements), and expenses of
temporary duty travel between permanent duty stations, for members

864 PUBLIC LAW 89-213-SEPT. 29, 1965 [79 STAT. of the Air Force on active duty (except members of reserve com- ponents provided for elsewhere), cadets, and aviation cadets; $4,393,800,000, and, in addition $85,000,000 which shall be derived by transfer from the Air Force stock fund and the Defense stock fund: Provided^ That not to exceed $45,800,000 in the aggregate of the unobligated balances of appropriations made under this head for the fiscal years 1961 and 1962, and subsequently withdrawn under the 70 Stat. 647. ^ o t of July 25,1956 (31 U.S.C. 701), may be restored and transferred to the appropriation accounts under this head for the fiscal years 1958 and 1959. RESERVE PERSONNEL, ARMY For pay, allowances, clothing, subsistence, gratuities, travel, and related expenses for personnel of the Araiy Reserve on active duty 70A Stat. 11, 161. under sections 265 and 3033 of title 10, United States Code, or while undergoing reserve training or while performing drills or equivalent duty, and for members of the Reserve Officers' Training Corps, as authorized by law; $238,600,000: Provided^ That the Army Reserve will be programed to attain an end strength of two hundred seventy thousand for fiscal year 1966. RESERVE PERSONNEL, NAVY F|Or pay, allowances, clothing, subsistence, gratuities, travel, and related expenses for personnel of the Naval Reserve on active duty under section 265 of title 10, United States Code, or while under- going reserve training, or while performing drills or equivalent duty, regular and contract enrollees in the Naval Reserve Officers' Training Corps, and retainer pay, as autli,orized by law^; $105,100,000. RESERVE PERSONNEL, MARINE CORPS F,or pay, allowances, clothing, subsistence, gratuities, travel, and related expenses for personnel of the Marine Corps Reserve and the Marine Corps platoon leaders class on active duty under section 265 of title 10, United State Code, or while undergoing reserve training, or while performing drills or equivalent duty, as authorized by law; $33,000,000. RESERVE PERSONNEL, A I R FORCE F,or pay, allowances, clothing, subsistence, gratuities, travel, and related expenses for personnel of the Air Force Reserve on active 70A Stat. 491. (juty uuder section 265 or 8033 of title 10, United States Code, or while undergoing reserve training, or while performing drills or equivalent duty, and f,or members of the Air Reserve Officers' Training Corps, as authorized by law; $60,500,000. NATIONAL GUARD PERSONNEL, ARMY For pay, allowances, clothing, subsistence, gratuities, travel, and related expenses for personnel of the Army National Guard while on duty under sections 265, 3033, or 3496 of title 10 or section 708 of 70A Stat. 198, title 32, United States Code, or while undergoing training or while 614 performing drills or equivalent duty, as authorized by law; $271,800,000: Provided^ That obligations may be incurred under this appropriation without regard to section 107 of title 32, United States 70A Stat. 599. Codc t Pvovided further^ That the Army National Guard will be pro- gramed to attain an end strength of not less than three hundred eighty thousand for fiscal year 1966.
79 STAT. ] PUBLIC LAW 89-213-SEPT. 29, 1965 865 NATIONAL GUARD PERSONNEL, A I R FORCE F o r pay, allowances, clothing, subsistence, gratuities, travel, and related expenses for personnel of the Air National Guard on duty under sections 265, 8033, or 8496 of title 10 or section 708 of title 32, United States Code, or while undergoing training or while performing drills 49?'^52T"6i4' or equivalent duty, as authorized by law; $71,300,000: Provided^ T h a t obligations may be incurred under this appropriation without regard to section 107 of title 32, United States Code. ^o^ ^'^'- ^^e. RETIRED P A Y , DEFENSE F o r retired pay and retirement pay, as authorized by law, of military personnel on the retired lists of the Army, Navy, Marine Corps, and the Air Force, including the reserve components thereof, retainer pay for personnel of the inactive Fleet Reserve, and payments under chapter 73 of title 10, United States Code; $1,529,000,000. 75'sfaf fio'°^' 10 u s e 1:431- TITLE I I '^^^^ OPERATION AND MAINTENANCE OPERATION AND MAINTENANCE, A R M Y F o r expenses, not otherwise provided for, necessary for the opera- tion and maintenance of the Army, including administration; medical and dental care of personnel entitled thereto by law or regulation (including charges of private facilities for care of military personnel on duty or leave, except elective private treatment), and other measures necessary to protect the health of the A r m y ; care of the dead; chaplains' activities; awards and medals; welfare and recrea- tion; recruiting expenses; transportation services; communications services; maps and similar data for military purposes; military surveys and engineering planning; repair of facilities; hire of passenger motor vehicles; tuition and fees incident to training of military personnel at civilian institutions; field exercises and maneuvers; expenses for the Reserve Officers' Training Corps and other units at educational institutions, as authorized by law; and not to exceed $4,308,000 for emergencies and extraordinary expenses, to be expended on the approval or authority of the Secretary of the Army, and pay- ments may be made on his certificate of necessity for confidential military purposes, and his determination shall be final and conclusive upon the accounting officers of the Government; $3,483,600,000, of which not less than $225,000,000 shall be available only for the mainte- nance of real property facilities. OPERATION AND MAINTENANCE, A R M Y , 1962 (LIQUIDATION OP CONTRACT AUTHORIZATION ) F o r an additional amount for "Operation and maintenance, Army, 1962" for liquidation of obligations incurred pursuant to authority contained in subsection (c) of section 612 of the Department of Defense Appropriation Act, 1962, $54,044,000. 75 Stat. 377. OPERATION AND MAINTENANCE, NAVY F o r expenses, not otherwise provided for, necessary for the opera- tion and maintenance of the Navy and the Marine Corps^ including aircraft and vessels; modification of aircraft, missiles, missile systems, and other ordnance; design and alteration of vessels; training and
866 PUBLIC LAW 89-213-SEPT. 29, 1965 [79 STAT. education of members of the Navy; administration; procurement of military personnel; hire of passenger motor vehicles; welfare and recreation; medals, awards, emblems, and other insignia; transporta- tion of things (including transportation of household effects of civilian employees); industrial mobilization; medical and dental care; care of the dead; charter and hire of vessels; relief of vessels in distress; maritime salvage services; military communications facilities on mer- chant vessels; dissemination of scientific information; administration of patents, trademarks, and copyrights; annuity premiums and retire- ment benefits for civilian members of teaching services; tuition, allow- ances, and fees incident to training of military personnel at civilian institutions; repair of facilities; departmental salaries; conduct of schoolrooms, service clubs, chapels, and other instructional, enter- tainment, and welfare expenses for the enlisted men; procurement of services, special clothing, supplies, and equipment; installation of equipment in public or private plants; exploration, prospecting, con- servation, development, use, and operation of the naval petroleum and oil shale reserves, as authorized by law: and not to exceed $9,825,000 for emergency and extraordinary expenses, as authorized by section 70A Stat. 442. 7202 of title 10, United States Code, to be expended on the approval and authority of the Secretary and his determination shall be final and conclusive upon the accomiting officers of the Government; $3,332,100,- 000, of which not less than |l41,000,0<X) shall be available only for the maintenance of real property facilities, and not to exceed $1,169,000 may be transferred to the appropriation for "Salaries ajid expenses", Weather Bureau, Department of Commerce, fiscal year 1966 for the operation of ocean weather stations: Prodded^ Tliat not to exceed $8,600,000 of the unobligated balance of the appropriation made under this head for the fiscal year 1960, and subsequently withdrawn under 70A Stat. 647. the Act of July 25, 1956 (31 U.S.C. 701), may be restored and trans- ferred to the appropriation account for "Medical care. Navy," for the fiscal year 1958. Opj:Ri\.TioN AND M A I N T E N A N C E , M A R I N E CORPS F o r esmenses, necessary for the operation and maintenance of the Marine Corps mcluding equipment and facilities; procurement of military personnel; training and education of regular and i-eserve per- sonnel, including tuition and other costs incurred at civilian schools; welfare and recreation; conduct of schoolrooms, service clubs, chapels, and other instructional, entertainment, and welfare expenses for the enlisted men; procurement and manufacture of military supplies, equipment, and clothing; hire of passenger motor vehicles; trans- portation of things; medals, awards, emblems, and other insignia: operation of station hospitals, dispensaries and dental clinics; and departmental salaries; $192,500,000, of which not less than $20,462,000 shall be available only for the maintenance of i-eal property facilities. OPERATION AND MAINTENANCE, A I R FORCE For expenses, not otherwise provided for, necessary for the opera- tion, maintenance, and administration of the Air Force, including the Air Force Eeserve and the A i r Eeserve Officers' Training Corps: operation, maintenance, and modification of aircraft and missiles; transportation of things; i-epair and maintenance of facilities; field printing plants; hire of passenger motor vehicles; recruiting advertis- ing expense-s; training and instruction of military persoimel of the Air Force, including tuition and related expenses; pay, allowances, and travel expenses of contract surgeons; repair of private property and other necessai'v expenses of combat maneuvei's; care of the dead;
79 STAT. ] PUBLIC LAW 89-213-SEPT. 29, 1965 £ chaplain and other welfare and morale supplies and equipment; con- duct of schoolrooms, service clubs, chapels, and other instructional, entertainment, and welfare expenses for enlisted men and patients not otherwise provided for; awards and decorations; industrial mobili- zation, includmg maintenance of reserve plants and equipment and procurement planning; special services by contract or otherwise; and not to exceed $3,900,000 for emergencies and extraordinary expenses, to be expended on the approval or authority of the Secretary of the Air Force, and paymente may be made on his certificate of necessity for confidential military purposes, and his determination shall be final and conclusive upon the accounting officers of the Government; $4,464,100,000, of which not less than $258,000,000 shall be available only for the maintenance of real property facilities, and not to exceed $200,000 may be transferred to the appropriation for "Salaries and expenses". Weather Bureau, Department of Commerce, fiscal year 1966, for the operation of the Marcus Island upper-air station. OPERATION AND MAINTENANCE, DEFENSE AGENCIES For expenses, not otherwise provided for, necessary for the opera- tion and maintenance of activities and agencies of the Department of Defense (other than the military departments and the Office of Civil Defense), including administration; hire of passenger motor vehicles; welfare and recreation; awards and decorations; travel expenses, including expenses of temporary duty travel of military personnel; transportation of things (including transportation of household effects of civilian employees); industrial mobilization; care of the dead; dissemination of scientific information; administration of pat- ents, trademarks, and copyrights; tuition and fees incident to the train- ing of military personnel at civilian institutions; repair of facilities; departmental salaries; procurement of services, special clothing, sup- plies, and equipment; field printing plants; information and educa- tional services for the Armed Forces; communications services; and not to exceed $1,623,000 for emergency and extraordinary expenses, to be expended on the approval or authority of the Secretary of Defense for such purposes as he deems appropriate, and his determination thereon shall be final and conclusive upon the accounting officers of the Government; $533,490,000, of which not less than $11,400,000 shall he available only for the maintenance of real property facilities. DEFENSE INDUSTRIAL F U N D For the Defense Industrial Fund, $30,000,000, to be derived by 1 ransfer from the Defense Stock Fund. OPERATION AND MAINTENANCE, A R M Y NATIONAL GUARD For expenses of training, organizing, and administering the Army National Guard, including maintenance, operation, and repairs to structures and facilities; hire of passenger motor vehicles; personal services in the National Guard Bureau and services of personnel of the National Guard employed as civilians without regard to their mili- tary rank, and the number of caretakers authorized to be employed unaer provisions of law (32 U.S.C. 709), and those necessary to pro- 7OA stat. eu. vide reimbursable services for the military departments, may be such as is deemed necessary by the Secretary of the A r m y ; travel expenses (other than mileage), as authorized by law for Army personnel on active duty, for Army National Guard division, regimental, and bat- talion commanders while inspecting units in compliance with National Guard regulations when specifically authorized by the Chief, National
868 PUBLIC LAW 89-213-SEPT. 29, 1965 [79 STAT. Guard Bureau; supplying and equipping the Army National Guard of the several States, Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, and the District of Columbia, as authorized by law; and expenses of repair, modifica- tion, maintenance, and issue of supplies and equipment (including aircraft); $208,800,000, of which not less than $1,900,000 shall be available only for the maintenance of real property facilities: Pro- vided^ That obligations may be incurred under this appropriation 70A Stat. 599. without regard to section 107 of title 32, United States Code. OPERATION AND MAINTENANCE, A I R NATIONAL GUARD For operation and maintenance of the Air National Guard, includ- ing medical and hospital treatment and related expenses; maintenance, operation, repair, and other necessary expenses of facilities for the training and administration of the Air National Guard, including repair of facilities, maintenance, operation and modification of air- craft ; transj>ortation of things; hire of passenger motor vehicles; sup- plies, materials, and equipment, as authorized by law for the Air National Guard of the several States, Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, and the District of Columbia; and expenses incident to the mainte- nance and use of supplies, materials, and equipment, including such as may be furnished from stocks under the control of agencies of the Department of Defense; travel expenses (other than mileage) on the same basis as authorized by law for Air National Guard personnel on active Federal duty, of Air National Guard commanders while inspecting units in compliance with National Guard regulations when specifically authorized by the Chief, National Guard Bureau; $238,000,000, of which not less than $2,500,000 shall be available only for the maintenance of real property facilities: Provided, T h a t the number of caretakers authorized to be employed under the provisions 7oAstat. 614. ^^ j ^ ^ ^ ^32 XJ.S.C. 709) may be such as is deemed necessary by the Secretary of the Air Force and such caretakers may be employed without regard to their military rank as members of the Air National Guard: Provided further, T h a t obligations may be incurred under this appropriation without regard to section 107 of title 32, United States Code. NATIONAL BOARD FOR T H E PROMOTION OF R I F L E PRACTICE, A R M Y F o r the necessary expenses of construction, equipment, and main- tenance of rifle ranges, the instruction of citizens m marksmanship, and promotion of rifle practice, in accordance with law, including travel of rifle teams, military personnel, and individuals attending regional, national, and international competitions, and not to exceed $21,000 for incidental expenses of the National Board; $459,000: Provided, That travel expenses of civilian members of the National Board shall be paid in accordance with the Standardized Government Travel Regulations, as amended. CLAIMS, DEFENSE F o r payment, not otherwise provided for, of claims authorized by law to oe paid by the Department of Defense (except for civil func- tions), including claims for damages arising under training contracts with carriers, and repayment of amounts determined by the Secretary concerned, or officers designated by him, to have been erroneously collected from military and civilian personnel of the Department of Defense, or from States, territories, or the District of Columbia, or members of National Guard units thereof; $24,000,000.
79 STAT. ] PUBLIC LAW 89-213-SEPT. 29, 1965 869 CONTINGENCIES, DEFENSE F o r emergencies and extraordinary expenses arising in the Depart- ment of Defense, to be expended on the approval or authority of the Secretary of Defense and such expenses may be accounted for solely on his certificate that the expenditures were necessary for confidential military purposes; $15,000,000: Provided^ That a report of disburse- g^rReport to con- e s s_i o n a l com- ments under this item of appropriation shall be made quarterly to mittee the Appropriations Committees of the Congress. CouRT OF MILITARY APPEALS, DEFENSE For salaries and expenses necessary for the Court of Military Appeals; $579,000. TITLE III—PROCUREMENT PROCUREMENT OF EQUIPMENT AND MISSILES, A R M Y For expenses necessary for the procurement, manufacture, and modification of missiles, armament, ammunition, equipment, vehicles, vessels, and aircraft for the Army and the Reserve Officers' Training Corps; purchase of not to exceed two thousand seven hundred and forty-one passenger motor vehicles for replacement only; expenses which in the discretion of the Secretary of the Army are necessary in providing facilities for production oi equipment and supplies for national defense purposes, including construction, and the furnishing of Government-owned facilities and equipment at privately owned plants; and ammunition for military salutes at institutions to which issue of weapons for salutes is authorized; $1,204,800,000, to remain available until expended. PROCUREMENT OF AIRCRAFT AND MISSILES, NAVY For construction^ procurement, production, modification, and modernization of aircraft, missiles, equipment, including ordnance, spare parts, and accessories therefor; specialized equipment; expansion of public and private plants, including the land necessary therefor, and such lands, and interests therein, may be acquired, and construction prosecuted thereon prior to approval of title by the Attorney General as required by section 355, Revised Statutes, as amended; and procure- '*o "sc 255. ment and installation of equipment, appliances, and machine tools in public or private plants; $2,272,500,000, to remain available until expended. SHIPBUILDING AND CONVERSION, NAVY F o r expenses necessary for the construction, acquisition, or con- version of vessels as authorized by law, including armor and armament thereof, plant equipment, appliances, and machine tools, and installa- tion i:hereof in public or private plants; procurement of critical, long leadtime components and designs for vessels to be constructed or converted in the future; and expansion of public and private plants, including land necessary therefor, and such land, and interests therein, may be acquired and construction prosecuted thereon prior to approval of title by the Attorney General as required by section 355, Revised Statutes, as amended; $1,690,500,000, to remain available until expended: Provided^ That none of the funds herein provided for the ^^^t'-i'^ti'^"- construction or conversion of any naval vessel to be constructed in
870 PUBLIC LAW 89-213-SEPT. 29, 1965 [79 STAT. shipyards in the United States shall be expended in foreign shipyards for the construction of major components of the hull or superstructure of such vessel. OTHER PROCUREMENT, NAVY F o r procurement, production, and modernization of support equip- ment, and materials not otherwise provided for. Navy ordnance and jimmunition (except ordnance for new aircraft, new ships, and ships authorized for conversion), purchase of not to exceed one thousand five hundred and sixty passenger motor vehicles (including eight medium sedans at not to exceed $3,000 each) for replacement omy; expansion of public and private plants, including the land necessary therefor, and such lands, and interests therein may be acquired, and construction prosecuted thereon prior to approval of title by the Attorney General as required by section 355, Revised Statutes, as 40 use 255. amended; and procurement and installation of equipment, appliances, and machine tools in public or private plants; $1,135,000,000, to remain available until expended. PROCUREMENT, MARINE CORPS For expenses necessary for the procurement, manufacture, and modification of missiles, armament^ ammunition, military equipment, and vehicles for the Marine Corps, including purchase of not to exceed two hundred and sixty-nine passenger motor vehicles for replacement only; $43,800,000, to remain available until expended. AIRCRAFT PROCUREMENT, A I R FORCE F o r construction, procurement, and modification of aircraft, and equipment, including armor and armament, specialized ground han- dling equipment, and training devices, spare parts, and accessories therefor; specialized equipment; expansion of public and private plants. Government-owned equipment and installation thereof m such plants, erection of structures, and acquisition of land without regard to 70A Stat. 590. sectlou 9774 of title 10, United States Code, for the foregoing purposes, and such land, and interests therein, may be acquired and construction prosecuted thereon prior to the approval of title by the Attorney General as required by section 355, Revised Statutes, as amended; reserve plant and equipment layaway; and other expenses necessary for the foregoing purposes, including rents and transportation of things; $3,517,000,000, to remain available until expended. MISSILE PROCUREMENT, A I R FORCE F o r construction, procurement, and modification of missiles, rockets, and related equipment, including spare parts and accessories therefor, ground handling equipment, and training devices; expansion of public and private plants. Government-owned equipment and installation thereof in sucn plants, erection of structures, and acquisition of land, without regard to section 9774 of title 10, United States Code, for the foregoing purposes, and such land, and interests therein, may be acquired and construction prosecuted thereon prior to the approval of title by the Attorney General as required by section 355, Revised Statutes, as amended; reserve plant and equipment layaway; and other expenses necessary for the foregoing purposes, including rents and transportation of things; $796,100,000, to remain available until expended.
79 STAT. ] PUBLIC LAW 89-213-SEPT. 29, 1965 871 OTHER PROCUREMENT, A I R FORCE F o r procurement and modification of equipment (including ground guidance and electronic control equipment, and ground electronic and communication equipment), and supplies, materials, and spare parts therefor, not otherwise provided for; the purchase of not to exceed two thousand four hundred and twenty-eight passenger motor vehicles (including five medium sedans at not to exceed $3,000 each), for replacement oidy^: and expansion of public and private plants, Govern- ment-owned equipment and installation thereof in such plants, erection of structures, and acquisition of land, without regard to section 9774 of title 10, United States Code, for the foregoing purposes, and such '^^^ ^*^' • ^^°- land, and interests therein, may be acquired and construction prose- cuted thereon prior to the approval of title by the Attorney General as required by section 355, Revised Statutes, as amended; $829,100,000. "^o "^^ 255. to remain available until expended. PROCUREMENT, DEFENSE AGENCIES F o r expenses of activities and agencies of the Depai-tment of Defense (other than the military departments and the Office of Civil Defense) necessary for procurement, production, and modification of equipment, supplies, materials and spare parts therefor not othei-wise provided for; purchase of fifty passenger motor Aehicles for replacement only; expansion of public and private plants, equipment and installation thereof in such plants, erection of structures, and acquisition of land for the foregoing purposes, and such land and interest therein may be acquired and construction prosecuted thereon prior to the approval of title by the Attorney General as required by section 355, Eevised Statutes, as amended; $15,200,000, to remain available until expended. TITLP: IV RESEARCH, DEVELOPMEXT, TEST, AXD E V A L I T A T I O X RESEARCH. DEVELOPMENT. TEJST. AND EVALUATION, A R M Y For expenses necessary for basic and applied scientific research, development, test, and evaluation, including maintenance, rehabilita- tion, lease, and operation of facilities and equipment, as authorized by law; $1,406,400,000, to remain available until expended. RESEARCH, DEVELOPMENT. TE«T, AND EVALUATION, XAVY For expenses necessaiy for basic and applied scientific researdi, development, test, and evaluation,' including maintenance, rehabilita- tion, lease, and operation of fa<"ilities and equipment, as authorized by law; $1,439,200,000, to remain available until expended. RESEARCH. DEVELOPMENT, TTST. AND EVALUATION, A I R FORCE For expenses necessaiy for basic and applied scientific research, flevelopment, test, and evaluation, including maintenance, rehabilita- tion, lease, and operation of facilities and equipment, as authorized by law; $3,103,900,000, to remain available until expended: Provided^ ^ ^^?2f'l,?'^'!'""^ That of the funds appropriated in this paragraph, $22,000,000 shall 'Laboratory "^"'"^ pro- gram. be available only for development of advanced manned strategic air- craft, and $150,000,000 shall be available only for the Manned Orbiting LalToratoiy program.
872 PUBLIC LAW 89-213-SEPT. 29, 1965 [79 STAT. RESEARCH, DEVELOPMENT, TEST, AND EVALUATION, DEFENSE AGENCIES For expenses of activities and agencies of the Department of Defense (other than the military departments and the Office of Civil Defense), necessary for basic and applied scientific research, development, test, and evaluation; advanced research projects as may be designated and determined by the Secretary of Defense, pursuant to law; mainte- nance, rehabilitation, lease, and operation of facilities and equipment, as authorized by law, to remain available until expended; $495,000,000; Transfer of Provided^ That such amounts as may be determined by the Secretary funds. of Defense to have been made available in other appropriations avail- able to the Department of Defense during the current fiscal year for programs related to advanced research may be transferred to and merged with this appropriation to be available for the same purposes and time period: Provided fwrther^ That such amounts of this appro- priation as may be determined by the Secretary of Defense may be transferred to carry out the purposes of advanced research to those appropriations for military functions under the Department of Defense which are being utilized for related programs, to be merged with and to be available for the same time period as the appropriation to which transferred, and not to exceed $1,000,000 may be transferred to the appropriation for "Salaries and expenses," Coast and Geodetic Survey, Department of Commerce, fiscal year 1966, for the expenses of the Worldwide Seismological Network Program. EMERGENCY FUND, DEFENSE For transfer by the Secretary of Defense, with the approval of the Bureau of the Budget, to any appropriation for military functions under the Department of Defense available for research, development, test, and evaluation, iOr procurement or production related thereto, to be merged with and to be available for the same purposes, and for the same time period, as the appropriation to which transferred; $125,000,000, and, in addition, not to exceed $150,000,000, to b© used upon determination by the Secretary of Defense that such funds can be wisely, profitably, and practically used in the interest of national defense and to be derived by transfer from such appropriations avail- able to the Department of Defense for obligation during the current Restriction. fiscal year as the Secretary of Defense may designate: Provided^ That any apprjopriations transferred shall not exceed 7 per centum of the appropriation from which transferred. TITLE V—EMERGENCY FUND, SOUTHEAST ASIA DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE EMERGENCY FUND, SOUTHEAST ASIA For transfer by the Secretary of Defense, upon determination by the President that such action is necessary in connection with military activities in southeast Asia, to any appropriation available to the Department of Defense for military functions, to be merged with and to be available for the same purposes, and for the same time period as the appropriation to which transferred, $1,700,000,000, to remain available until expended: Provided^ That transfers under this authority may be made and funds utilized, without regard to the provisions of subsection (b) of section 412 of Public Law 86-149, as Ante, p . 128. 70A Stat. 269, amended, 10 U.S.C. 4774(d), 10 U.S.C. 9774(d), section 355 of the 590. Revised Statutes, as amended (40 U.S.C. 255), and 41 U.S.C. 12.
79 STAT. ] PUBLIC LAW 89-213-SEPT. 29, 1965 873 TITLE VI GENERAL PROVISIONS SEC. 601. During the current fiscal year, the Secretary of Defense ^^^^^^^^ '"•''°"" and the Secretaries of the Army, Navy, and Air Force, respectively, ^" if they should deem it advantageous to the national defense, and if in their opinions the existing facilities of the Department of Defense are inadequate, are authorized to procure services in accordance with section 15 of the Act of August 2,1946 (5 U.S.C. 55a), under regula- ^^ ^'^'- ^' mo- tions prescribed by the Secretary of Defense, and to pay in connection therewith travel expenses of individuals, including actual transpor- tation and per diem in lieu of subsistence while traveling from their homes or places of business to oiRcial duty station and return as may be authorized by law: Provided, That such contracts may be renewed annually. SEC. 602. During the current fiscal year, provisions of law pro- ^^P^"^^,^"* °^ hibitin^ the payment of compensation to, or employment of, any person """"^ '''^"'" not a citizen of the United States shall not apply to personnel of the Department of Defense. SEC. 603. Appropriations contained in this Act shall be available ^J^^^^l^^^ltl^s^^ for insurance of official motor vehicles in foreign countries, when required by laws of such countries; payments in advance of expenses determined by the investigating officer to be necessary and in accord with local custom for conducting investigations in foreign countries incident to matters relating to the activities of the department con- cerned : reimbursement of General Services Administration for security guard services for protection of confidential files; reimbursement of the Federal Bureau of Investigation for expenses in connection with investigation of defense contractor personnel; and all necessary expenses, at the seat of government of the United States of America or elsewhere, in connection with communication and other services and supplies as may be necessary to carry out the purposes of this Act: Provided, That no appropriation contained in this Act, and no funds Restriction. available from prior appropriations to component departments and agencies of the Department of Defense, shall be used to pay tuition or to make other payments to educational institutions in connection with the instruction or training of file clerks, stenographers, and typists receiving, or prospective file clerks, stenographers, and typists who will receive compensation at a rate below the minimum rate of pay for positions allocated to grade GS-5 under the Classification Act of 1949, as amended. ^°*'' p- ^^^i- SEC. 604. Any appropriation available to the Army, Navy, or the ^f/'g""^*^" °^ Air Force may, under such regulations as the Secretary concerned may ^^''' prescribe, be used for expenses incident to the maintenance, pay, and allowances of prisoners of war, other persons in Army, Navy, or Air Force custody whose status is determined by the Secretary concerned to be similar to prisoners of war, and persons detained in such custody pursuant to Presidential proclamation. SEC. 605. Appropriations available to the Department of Defense . '-^"'^ acquisi- for the current fiscal year for maintenance or construction shall be *'°"' available for acquisition of land as authorized by section 2672 of title 10, United States Code. ^ eltar'" 'i'*^^' SEC. 606. Appropriations for the Department of Defense for the ^^Dep^endUIts' current fiscal year shall be available, (a) except as authorized by the schooling. Act of September 30,1950 (20 U.S.C. 236-244), for primary and sec- ^4 stat. i loo; ondary schooling for minor dependents of military and civilian per- ^"'^' ^' ^'^' sonnel of the Department of Defense residing on military or naval installations or stationed in foreign countries, as authorized for the Navy by section 7204 of title 10, United States Code, in amounts not ^OA stat. 442. 49-850 0-66—58
874 PUBLIC LAW 89-213-SEPT. 29, 1965 [79 STAT. exceeding an average of $455 per student, when the Secretary of the Department concerned finds that schools, if any, available in the local- ity, are unable to provide adequately for the education of such dependents: Provided^ That the foregoing amount may be exceeded to the extent necessary to provide for any increase in tuition payments required by law to oe made to the Canal Zone Government during the Occupied areas. current fiscal year; (b) for expenses in connection with administration Rewards. of occupied areas; (c) for payment of rewards as authorized for the 70A Stat, 444. Navy by section 7209(a) of title 10, United States Code, for informa- tion leading to the discovery of missing naval property or the recovery Deficiency judgments. thereof; (d^ for payment of deficiency judgments and interests Special purpose thereon arising out or condemnation proceedings; (e) for leasing of Space. buildings and facilities including payment of rentals for special pur- pose space at the seat of government and, in the conduct of field exercises and maneuvers or, in administering the provisions of 43 56 Stat. 654. T o o l s , mainte- U.S.C. 315q, rentals may be paid in advance; (f) payments under nance. contracts for maintenance of tools and facilities for twelve months A c c e s s roads. beginning at any time during the fiscal year; (g) maintenance of Defense access roads certified as important to national defense in 72 Stat. 908. accordance with section 210 of title 23, United States Code; (h) for Milk program. the purchase of milk for enlisted personnel of the Department of Defense heretofore made available pursuant to section 1446a, title 7, 68 Stat. 900. United States Code. Articles for prisoners, etc. SEC. 607. Appropriations for the Department of Defense for the current fiscal year shall be available for: (a) donations of not to exceed $25 to each prisoner upon each release from confinement in military or contract prison and to each person discharged for fraudulent enlist- ment; (b) authorized issues of articles to prisoners, applicants for enlistment and persons in military custody; (c) subsistence of selective service registrants called for induction, applicants for enlistment, prisoners, civilian employees as authorized by law, and supernumer- aries when necessitated by emergent military circumstances; (d) reimbursement for subsistence of enlisted personnel while sick in hospitals; (e) expenses of prisoners confined m nonmilitary facilities; (f) military courts, boards, and commissions; (g) utility services for buildings erected at private cost, as authorized by law, and buildings on military reservations authorized by regulations to be used for wel- fare and recreational purposes; (h) exchange fees, and losses in the accounts of disbursing officers or agents in accordance with law; (i) expenses of Latin-American cooperation as authorized for the Navy 70A Stat. 443. by law (10 U.S.C. 7208); and (j) expenses of apprehension and delivery of deserters, prisoners, and members absent without leave, including payment of rewards of not to exceed $25 in any one case. A s s i s t a n c e to SEC. 608. Insofar as practicable, the Secretary of Defense shall assist small b u s i n e s s . American small business to participate equitably in the furnishing of commodities and services financed with funds appropriated under this Act by making available or causing to be made available to suppliers in the United States, and particularly to small independent enter- prises, information, as far in advance as possible, with respect to purchases proposed to be financed with funds appropriated under this Act, and by making available or causing to be made available to purchasing and contracting agencies of the Department of Defense information as to commodities and services prcduced and furnished by small independent enterprises in the United States, and by otherwise helping to give small business an opportunity to participate in the furnishing of commodities and services financed with funds appropri- ated by this Act. Mess operations, SEC. 609. No appropriation contained in this Act shall be available for expenses of operation of messes (other than organized messes the
79 STAT. ] PUBLIC LAW 89-213-SEPT. 29, 1965 875 operating expenses of which are financed principally from nonap- propriated funds) at which meals are sold to officers or civilians except under regulations approved by the Secretary of Defense, which shall (except under unusual or extraordinary circumstances) establish rates for such meals sufficient to provide reimbursement of operating expenses and food costs to the appropriations concerned: Provided, That officers and civilians in a travel status recei\ang a per diem allow- ance in lieu of subsistence shall be charged at the rate of not less than $2.50 per d a y : Provided further, T h a t for the purposes of this section payments for meals at the rates established hereunder may be made in cash or by deductions from the pay of civilian employees: Provided further, That members of organized nonprofit youth groups sponsored at either the national or local level, when extended the privilege of visiting a military installation and permitted to eat in the general mess by the commanding officer of the installation, shall pay the com- muted ration cost of such meal or meals. SEC. 610. No part of any appropriation contained in this Act shall be available until expended unless expressly so provided elsewhere in this or some other appropriation Act. SEC. 611. Appropriations of the Department of Defense available appropr^auo'ni.^ for operation and maintenance, may be reimbursed during the current fiscal year for all expenses involved in the preparation for disposal and for the disposal of military supplies, equipment, and materiel, and for all expenses of production of lumber or timber products pur- suant to section 2665 of title 10, United States Code, from amounts ^*^^ ^*^*' ^'^'^^ received as proceeds from the sale of any such property: Provided, gres^ona\°co^' That a report of receipts and disbursements under this limitation shall mittees. be made quarterly to the Committees on Appropriations of the Con- gress : Provided further^ That no funds available to agencies of the I)epartment of Defense shall be used for the operation, acquisition, or construction of new facilities or equipment for new facilities in the continental limits of the United States for metal scrap baling or shearing or for melting or sweating aluminum scrap mil ess the Secre- tary of Defense or an Assistant Secretary of Defense designated by him determines, with respect to each facility involved, that the opera- tion of such facility is in the national interest. SEC. 612. (a) During the current fiscal year, the President may of'^unds^^xem"* exempt appropriations, funds, and contract authorizations, available uon"" "' ''**'"^ for military functions under the Department of Defense, from the provisions of subsection (c) of section 3679 of the Revised Statutes, as amended, whenever he deems such action to be necessary in the 3i use 665. interests of national defense. (b) Upon determination by the President that such action is neces- expi'ns°es.^ "^*'* sary, the Secretary of Defense is authorized to provide for the cost of an airborne alert as an excepted expense in accordance with the provisions of Revised Statutes 3732 (41 U.S.C. 11). (c) Upon determination by the President that it is necessary to increased miu- increase the number of military personnel on active duty beyond the Ixpens^es?""*^' number for which funds are provided in this Act, the Secretary of Defense is authorized to provide for the cost of such increased military personnel, as an excepted expense in accordance with the provisions of Revised Statutes 3732 (41 U.S.C. 11). (d) The Secretarj^ of Defense shall immediately advise the Com- Report to con. mittees on Appropriations of the Congress of the exercise of any mute^esr^ *^°"" authority granted in this section, and shall report monthly on the estimated obligations incurred pursuant to subsections (b) and (c). SEC. 613. No appropriation contained in this Act shall be available commissary in connection with the operation of commissary stores of the agencies ^*°'"^^" of the Department of Defense for the cost of purchase (including
876 PUBLIC LAW 89-213-SEPT. 29, 1965 [79 STAT. commercial transportation in the United States to the place of sale but excluding all transportation outside the United States) and main- tenance of operating equipment and supplies, and for the actual or estimated cost of utilities as may be furnished by the Government and of shrinkage, spoilage, and pilferage of merchandise under the control of such commissary stores, except as authorized under regula- tions promulgated by the Secretaries of the military departments concerned, with the approval of the Secretary of Defense, which regulations shall provide for reimbursement therefor to the appro- priations concerned and, notwithstanding any other provision of law, shall provide for the adjustment of the sales prices in such commissary stores to the extent necessary to furnish sufficient gross revenue from sales of commissary stores to make such reimbursement: Provided^ That under such regulations as may be issued pursuant to this section all utilities may be furnished without cost to the commissary stores outside the continental United States and in Alaska: Provided further^ That no appropriation contained in this Act shall be available in connection with the operation of commissary stores within the con- tinental United States unless the Secretary of Defense has certified that items normally procured from commissary stores are not other- wise available at a reasonable distance and a reasonable price in satisfactory quality and quantity to the military and civilian employees of the Department of Defense. Proficiency SEC. 614. Notwithstanding any other provision of law. Executive flying. order, or regulation, no part of the appropriations in this Act shall be available for any expenses of operating aircraft under the jurisdiction of the Armed Forces for the purpose of proficiency flying excent in accordance with the regulations issued by the Secretaries of the Departments concerned and approved by the Secretary of Defense which shall establish proficiency standards and maximum and mini- mum flying hours for this purpose: Provided^ That without regard to any provision of law or Executive order prescribing minimum flight requirements, such regulations may provide for the payment of flight 76 Stat, 461 pay at the rates prescribed in section 301 of title 37, United States Code, 77 Stat. 215 216. to certain members of the Armed Forces otherwise entitled to receive flight pay during the current fiscal year (1) who have held aeronautical ratings or designations for not less than fifteen years, or (2) whose particular assignment outside the United States or in Alaska makes it impractical to participate in regular aerial flights. Household goods. SEC. 615. No part of any appropriation contained in this Act shall be available for expense of transportation, packing, crating, temporary storage, drayage, and unpacking of hoiisehold goods and personal effects in excess of eleven thousand pounds net in any one shinment. V e s s e l transfer. SEC. 616. Vessels under the jurisdiction of the Department of Com- merce, the Department of the Army, Department of the Air Force, or the Department of the Navy may be transferred or otherwise made available without reimbursement to any such agencies upon the request of the head of one agency and the approval of the agency having jurisdiction of the vessels concerned. Legal training, restriction. SEC. 617. None of the funds provided in this Act shall be available for training in any legal profession nor for the payment of tuition for training in such profession: Provided^ That this limitation shall not apply to the off-duty training of military j>ersonnel as prescribed by section 621 of this Act. Obligated funds, 1966. SEC. 618 Not more than 20 per centum of the appropriations in this Act which are limited for obligation during the current fiscal vear shall be obligated during the last two months of the fiscal year: Provided^ That this se^cion shall not apply to obligations for support of active duty training of civilian components or summer camp training of the Reserve Officers' Training Corps.
79 STAT. ] PUBLIC LAW 89-213-SEPT. 29, 1965 877 Use of forei SEC. 619. During the current fiscal year the agencies of the Depart- real^^^ °^ ^°'^^^" property. ment of Defense may accept the use of real property from foreign countries for the United States in accordance with mutual defense agreements or occupational arrangements and may accept services furnished by foreign countries as reciprocal international courtesies or as services customarily made available without charge; and such agencies may use the same for the support of the United States forces in such areas without specific approj)riation therefor. I n addition to the foregoing, agencies of the Department of Defense may accept real property, services, and commodities from foreign countries for the use of the United States in accordance with mutual defense agreements or occupational arrangements and such agencies may use the same for the support of the United States forces in such areas, without specific appropriations therefor: Provided, That within ^^g^fj^ir cTml thirty days after the end of each quarter the Secretary of Defense shall mittees and ° render to the Committees on Appropriations of the Senate and the Budget Bureau. House of Representatives and to the Bureau of the Budget a full report of such property, supplies, and commodities received during such quarter. SEC. 620. During the current fiscal year, appropriations available deveL^p^ment^"'^ to the Department of Defense for research and development may be used for the purposes of section 2353 of title 10, United States Code, '^^^ ^*^*- ^^'*- and for purposes related to research and development for which expen- ditures are specifically authorized in other appropriations of the serv- ice concerned. SEC. 621. No appropriation contained in this Act shall be available n,Jn/s'°rtc "^r'e for the payment oi more than 75 per centum of charges of educational ^^"0^00."^" "^^ institutions for tuition or expenses for off-duty training of military personnel, nor for the payment of any part of tuition or expenses for such training for commissioned personnel who do not agree to remain on active duty for two years after completion of such training. SEC. 622. No part of the funds appropriated herein shall be re ^?rlmen"^^"^ expended for the support of any formally enrolled student in basic courses of the senior division, Reserve Officers' Training Corps, who has not executed a certificate of loyalty or loyalty oath m such form as shall be prescribed by the Secretary of Defense. SEC. 623. No part or any appropriation contained in this Act shall rertncUoTs""* be available for the procurement of any article of food, clothing, cot- ton, woven silk or woven silk blends, spun silk yarn for cartridge cloth, or wool (whether in the form of fiber or yarn or contained in fabrics, materials, or manufactured articles) not grown, reprocessed, reused, or produced in the United States or its possessions, except to the extent that the Secretary of the Department concerned shall determine that a satisfactory quality and sufficient quantity of any articles of food or clothing or any form of cotton, woven silk and woven silk blends, spun silk yarn for cartridge cloth, or wool grown, reproc- essed, reused, or produced in the United States or its possessions cannot be procured as and when needed at United States market prices and except procurements outside the United States in support of combat operations, procurements by vessels in foreign waters and emergency procurements or procurements of perishable foods by establishments located outside the United States for the personnel attached thereto: Provided, That nothing herein shall preclude the procurement of foods manufactured or processed in the United States or its possessions: Provided further, That no funds herein appropriated shall be used for the payment of a price differential on contracts hereafter made for the purpose of relieving economic dislocations: Provided further, That none of the funds appropriated in this Act shall be used except that, so far as practicable, all contracts shall be awarded on a formally advertised competitive bid basis to the lowest responsible bidder.
878 PUBLIC LAW 89-213-SEPT. 29, 1965 [79 STAT. Bakery, laundry SEC. 624. None of the funds appropriated in this Act shall be used facilities. for the construction, replacement, or reactivation of any bakery, laundry, or dry-cleaning facility in the United States, its Territories or possessions, as to which the Secretary of Defense does not certify in writing, giving his reasons therefor, that the services to be furnished by such facilities are not obtainable from commercial sources at reason- able rates. Airmail; reim- SEC. 625. During the current fiscal year, appropriations of the bursement. Department of Defense shall be available for reimbursement to the Post Office Department for payment of costs of commercial air trans- portation of military mail between the United States and foreign countries. Furnishings, SEC. 626. Appropriations contained in this Act shall be available resale. for the purchase of household furnishings and automobiles from mili- tary and civilian personnel on duty outside the continental United States, for the purpose of resale at cost to incoming personnel, and for providing furnishings, without charge, in other than public quar- ters occupied by military or civilian personnel of the Department of Defense on duty outside the continental United States or in Alaska, upon a determination, under regulations approved by the Secretary of Defense, that such action is advantageous to the Government. Uniforms. SEC. 627. During the current fiscal year appropriations available to the Department of Defense for pay of civilian employees shall be available for uniforms, or allowances therefor, as authorized by the 68 Stat. 1114. Act of September 1,1954, as amended (5 U.S.C. 2131). Ammunition, transfer. SEC. 628. During the current fiscal year, the Secretary of Defense shall, upon requisition of the National Board for the Promotion of Rifle Practice, and without reimbursement, transfer from agencies of the Department of Defense to the Board ammunition from stock or which has been procured for the purpose in such amounts as he may determine. Such appropriations of the Department of Defense available for obligation during the current fiscal year as may be designated by the Secretary of Defense shall be available for the travel expenses of military and naval personnel, including the reserve components, and members of the Reserve Officers' Training Corps attending regional, national, or international rifle matches. Congressional SEC. 629. Funds provided in this Act for congressional liaison activi- liaison a c t i v i t i e s . ties of the Department of the Army, the Department of the Navy, the Department of the Air Force, and the Office of the Secretary of Defense shall not exceed $950,000: Provided^ That this amount shall be available for apportionment to the Department of the Army, the Department of the Navy, the Department of the Air Force, and the Office of the Secretary of Defense as determined by the Secretary of Defense. Civil reserve air fleet. SEC. 630. Of the funds made available by this Act for the services of the Military Air Transport Service, $100,000,000 shall be available only for procurement of commercial transportation service from car- riers participating in the civil reserve air fleet program; and the Secretary of Defense shall utilize the services of such carriers which qualify as small businesses to the fullest extent found practicable: Provided, That the Secretary of Defense shall specify in such pro- curement, performance characteristics for aircraft to be used based upon modem aircraft operated by the civil air fleet. Motor vehicle hire. SEC. 631. Not to exceed $11,746,000 of the funds made available in this Act for the purpose shall be available for the hire of motor vehicles: Provided, That the Secretary of Defense, under circum- stances where the immediate movement of persons is imperative, may, if he deems it to be in the national interest, hire motor vehicles for such purposes without regard to this limitation.
79 STAT. ] PUBLIC LAW 89-213-SEPT. 29, 1965 879 SEC. 632. Not less than $7,500,000 of the funds made available in ^.^^^^ transporta. this Act for travel expenses in connection with temporary duty and permanent change of station of civilian and military personnel of the Department of Defense shall be available only for the procurement of commercial passenger sea transportation ser\dce on American-flag vessels. SEC. 633. During the current fiscal year, appropriations available to ^.j^j^^'^" the Department of Defense for operation may be used for civilian " ° '"^' clothing, not to exceed $40 in cost for enlisted personnel: {1) discharged for misconduct, unfitness, unsuitability, or otherwise than honorably; (2) sentenced by a civil court to confinement in a civil prison or interned or discharged as an alien enemy; (3) discharged prior to completion of recruit training under honorable conditions for depend- ency, hardship, minority, disability, or for the convenience of the Grovernment. SEC. 634. No part of the funds appropriated herein shall be available tri^^ors^^""" for paying the costs of advertising by any defense contractor, except Advertising advertising for which payment is made from profits, and such adver- costs, prohibition. tisin^ shall not be considered a part of any defense contract cost. The prohibition contained in this section shall not apjply with respect to advertising conducted by any such contractor, in compliance with i-egulations which shall be promulgated by the Secretary of Defense, solely for (1) the recruitment by that contractor of personnel required for the performance by the contractor of obligations arising under a defense contract, (2) the procurement of scarce items required by the contractor for the performance of a defense contract, or (3) the disposal of scrap or surplus materials acquired by the contractor in the performance of a defense contract. SEC. 635. Funds appropriated in this Act for maintenance and Facilities, repair of facilities and installations shall not be available for acquisi- l^p^^r!"^"''* ^"'^ tion of new facilities, or alteration, expansion, extension, or addition of existing fstcilities, as defined in Department of Defense Directive 7040.2, dated January 18, 1961, in excess of $25,000: Provided, That the Secretary of Defense may amend or change the said directive during the current fiscal year, consistent with the purpose of this section. SEC. 636. During the current fiscal year, the Secretarv of Defense Transfer of may, if he deems it vital to the security of the United States and in "" ^' ^" ''''*^" tlie national interest to further improve the readiness of the Armed Forces, including the reserve components, transfer under the authority and terms of the Emergency Fund an additional $200,000,000: Pro- vided, That the transfer authority made available under the terms of the Emergency Fund appropriation contained in this Act is hereby broadened to meet the requirements of this section: Provided further, Report to coiv. That the Secretary of Defense shall notify the Appropriations Com- ^uteis!"^^ " " ' mittees of the Congress promptly of all transfers made pursuant to this authority. SEC. 637. l^one of the funds appropriated in this Act may be used contract pay- to make payments under contracts for any program, project, or ^''"*tr>'s^°'^°^^" activity in a foreign country unless the Secretary of Defense or his ''°"" "^^^ designee, after consultation with the Secretary of the Treasury or his designee, certifies to the Congress that the use, by purchase from the Treasury, of currencies of such country acquired pursuant to law is not feasible for the purpose, stating the reason therefor. SEC. 638. None of the funds provided herein shall be used to pay Research proj- any recipient of a grant for the conduct of a research project an ^''^''°^*^' amount equal to as much as the entire cost of such project. SEC. 639. Only upon the approval by the Congress, through the Army Reserve enactment of law hereafter, of a realinement or reorganization of the Components. Army Reserve Components, the Secretary may transfer the balances
880 PUBLIC LAW 89-214-SEPT. 29, 1965 [79 STAT. of appropriations made iii this Act for the support of the Army Reserve Components to the extent necessary to implement such a realinement or reorganization; and the provisions in this Act establish- ing strengths for the Army Reserve and the Army National Guard shall cease to be effective. Prohibition. SEC. 640. None of the funds provided in this Act shall be available for the expenses of the Special Training Enlistment Program (STEP). Short t i t l e . SEC. 641. This Act may be cited as tlie "Department of Defense Appropriation Act, 1966"'. Approved September 29, 1965. Public Law 89-214 September 29, 1965 AN A C T [S. 2127] To amend title 38, United States Code, in order to provide special indemnity insurance for members of the Armed Forces serving in combat zones, and for other purposes. Be it enacted hy the Senate and House of Representatives of the Armed F o r c e s . United States of America in Congress assembled, That (a) chapter Indemnity Insur- ance. 19 of title 38, United States Code, is amended by redesignating "Sub- 72 Stat. 1148. chapter III—General" thereof as "Subchapter IV—General" and 38 u s e 701 e( seq. by inserting immediately after subchapter I I thereof the following new subchapter I I I : "Subchapter III—Servicemen's Group Life Insurance «§765. Definitions "For the purpose of this subchapter— "(1) The term 'active duty' means full-time duty as a commis- sioned or warrant officer, or as an enlisted member of a uniformed service under a call or order to duty that does not specify a period of thirty days or less. "(2) The term 'member' means a person on active duty in the uniformed services in a commissioned, warrant, or enlisted rank or grade. "(3) The term 'uniformed services' means the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, Coast Guard, Public Health Service, and Environmental Science Services Administration. "§ 766. Eligible insurance companies " ( a ) The Administrator is authorized, without regard to section 3709 of the Revised Statutes, as amended (41 U.S.C. 5), to purchase from one or more life insurance companies a policy or policies of group life insurance to provide the benefits specified in this subchapter. Each such life insurance company must (1) be licensed to issue life insurance in each of the fifty States of the United States and in the District of Columbia, and (2) as of the most recent December 31 for which information is available to the Administrator, have in effect at least 1 per centum of the total amount of group life insurance which all life insurance companies have in effect in the United States. " ( b ) The life insurance company or companies issuing such policy or policies shall establish an administrative office at a place and under a name designated by the Administrator. "(c) The Administrator shall arrange with the life insurance com- pany or companies issuing any policy or policies under this subchapter to reinsure, under conditions approved by him, portions of the total