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Text of the Foreign Assistance and Related Programs Appropriations Act

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on March 26, 1975. The text of the bill below is as of Mar 26, 1975 (Passed Congress/Enrolled Bill).

PUBLIC LAW 94-11—MAR. 26, 1975                                89 STAT, 17

Public Law 94-11
94th Congress
                                 An Act
Making appropriations for Foreign Assistance and related programs for the     Mar. 26. 1975
           fiscal year ending June 30,1975, and for other purposes.            [H.R. 4592]

  Be it enacted hy the Senate and House of Representatives of the
United States of America in Congress assembled, That the following           Foreign
sums are appropriated, out of any money in the Treasury not other-           Assistance and
wise appropriated, for Foreign Assistance and related programs for           Related
the fiscal year ending June 30, 1975, and for the other purposes,            Programs
                                                                             Appropriations
namely:                                                                      Act, 1975.

   T I T L E I—FOREIGN ASSISTANCE ACT A C T I V I T I E S
               FUNDS APPROPRIATED TO THE PRESIDENT

  For expenses necessary to enable the President to carry out the pro-
visions of the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961, as amended, and for 22 use 2151
other purposes, to remain available until June 30, 1975, unless other- note.
wise specified herein, as follows:
                         ECONOMIC A S S I S T A N C E

   Food and nutrition. Development Assistance: For necessary
expenses to carry out the provisions • of section 103, $300,000,000:         22 use 2151a,.
Provided, That in addition to the amounts provided for loans to carry
out the purposes of this paragraph, such amounts as are provided for
under section 203 shall also be available for loans, together all such       22 use 2163
amounts to remain available until expended.
   Population planning and health. Development Assistance: For
necessary expenses to carry out the provisions of section 104,               22 use 2151b.
$125,000,000: Provided, That in addition to the amounts provided for
loans to carry out the purposes of this paragraph, such amounts as are
provided for under section 203 shall also be available for loans, together
all such amounts to remain available until expended: Provided further,
That not more than $110,000,000 appropriated or made available under
this Act shall be used for the purposes of section 291 during the current    22 use 2219.
fiscal year.
   Education and human resources development, Development Assist-
ance : For necessary expenses to carry out the provisions of section 105,    22 use 2151c.
$82,000,000: Provided, That in addition to the amounts provided for
loans to carry out the purposes of this paragraph, such amounts as are
provided for under section 203 shall also be available for loans, together
all such amounts to remain available until expended.
   Selected development problems. Development Assistance: For neces-
sary expenses to carry out the provisions of section 106, $37,000,000,       22 use 2151d.
of which not more than $500,000 shall be available for the National
Association of the Partners of the Alliance, Inc.: Provided, That in
addition to the amount provided for loans to carry out the purposes of
this paragraph, such amounts as are provided for under section 203
shall also be available for loans, together all such amounts to remain
available until expended.
   Selected countries and organizations. Development Assistance: For
necessary expenses to carry out the provisions of section 107,               22 use 2151e.
$30,000,000: Provided, That in addition to the amounts provided for
loans to carry out the purposes of this paragraph, such amounts as are
provided for under section 203 shall also be available for loans, together
all such amounts to remain available until expended.

89 STAT. 18 PUBLIC LAW 94-11—MAR. 26, 1975 Loan allocation, Development Assistance: Of the new obligational authority appropriated under this Act to carry out the provisions of 22 u s e 2151a- sections 103-107, not less t h a n $175,000,000 shall be available for loans. 2151e. International organizations and p r o g r a m s : F o r necessary expenses 22 u s e 2221. to carry out the provisions of section 301, $125,000,000, of which not more than $17,000,000 shall be available for the United Nations Chil- dren's F u n d : Promded, T h a t none of the funds appropriated or made available pursuant to this Act shall be used to supplement the funds provided to the United Nations Development P r o g r a m in fiscal year 1974. United Nations Environment F u n d : F o r neccs^iarv exDenses to carry out the provisions of section 2 of the United Nations Environ- 22 u s e 287 note, ment P r o g r a m Participation Act of 1973, $5,000,000. American schools and hospitals a b r o a d : F o r necessary expenses to 22 u s e 2174. carry out the provisions of section 214, $17,500,000. American schools and hospitals abroad (special foreign currency p r o g r a m ) : F o r necessary expenses to carry out the provisions of sec- tion 214, $6,500,000 in foreign currencies which the Treasury Depart- ment determines to be excess to the normal requirements of the United States, to remain available until expended. I n d u s Basin Development F u n d , g r a n t s : F o r necessary expenses 22 u s e 2222. to carry out the provisions of section 302(b) (2) with respect to I n d u s Basin Development F u n d , grants, $9,000,000: Provided, T h a t no other funds appropriated or made available under this Act shall be used for the purposes of sucli section during the current fiscal year. I n d u s Basin Development F u n d , loans: F o r expenses authorized by section 302(b) ( 1 ) , $200,000, to remain available until expended: Provided, T h a t no other funds appropriated or made available under this Act shall be used for the purposes of such section during the current fiscal year. Contingency fund: F o r necessary expenses, $1,800,000, to be used 22 u s e 2261. for the purposes set forth in section 451. International narcotics control: F o r necessary expenses to carry out 22 u s e 2291. the provisions of section 481, $17,500,000. F a m i n e or disaster i-elief assistance: F o r necessary expenses to carry eyprus. out the provisions of section 639, $35,000,000: Provided, T h a t of the 22 u s e 2399. funds appropriated under this p a r a g r a p h , $25,000,000 shall be allo- cated to Cyprus. Assistance to P o r t u g a l and Portuguese colonies in Africa gaining independence: F o r necessary expenses to carry out the provisions of 22 u s e 2293. section 496, $25,000,000: Provided, T h a t of the funds appropriated under this p a r a g r a p h , not less t h a n $5,000,000 shall be allocated for the Cape Verde Islands and not less t h a n $5,000,000 shall be allocated for Mozambique, Guinea-Bissau, and Angola. Transfer of funds: P a y m e n t to the Foreign Service Retirement and Disability F u n d : F o r payment to the "Foreign Service retirement and disability fund," as authorized by the Foreign Service Act of 1946, as amended (22 U.S.C. 1105-1106), $16,080,000, of which $15,600,000 is to be derived from the appropriation provided to the Department of State under this heading in the Department of State Appropriation 88 Stat. 1187. Act, 1975, and $480,000 is to be derived by transfer from funds made available for development assistance for fiscal year 1975. Administrative expenses: F o r necessary expenses, $40,000,000, to 22 u s e 2397. be used for the purposes set forth in section 637 ( a ) . Administrative and other expenses: F o r expenses authorized bv section 637(b) of the Foreign xVssistance Act of 1961, as amended.
PUBLIC LAW 94-11—MAR. 26, 1975 89 STAT. 19 and by section 305 of the Mutual Defense Assistance Control Act of 1951, as amended, $4,800,000. 22 use 1613(1. Except for the Contingency Fund, unobligated balances as of June 30,1974, of funds heretofore made available under the authority of the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961, as amended, except as otherwise 22 use 2151 provided by law, are hereby continued available for the fiscal year note. 1975, for the same general purposes for which appropriated and amounts certified pursuant to section 1311 of the Supplemental Appro- priation Act, 1955, as having been obligated against appropriations 31 use 200. heretofore made under the authority of the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961, as amended, for the same general purpose as any of the subparagraphs under "Economic Assistance," "Middle East Special Requirements Fund," "Security Supporting Assistance," and "Indo- china Postwar Reconstruction Assistance," are hereby continued avail- able for the same period as the respective appropriations in such subparagraphs for the same general purpose: Provided, That such unobligated balances as of June 30, 1974, and such amounts certified pursuant to section 1311 of the Supplemental Appropriation Act, 1955, as having been obligated against appropriations heretofore made under the authority of section 531 of the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961, as amended, are hereby continued available for the fiscal 22 use 2346. year 1975 for expenses to carry out the provisions of section 531 or section 801 of the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961, as amended: Pro- 22 use 2431. vided further, That such purpose relates to a project or program previously justified to Congress and the Committees on Appropria- tions of the House of Representatives and the Senate are notified prior to the reobligation of funds for such projects or programs. INDOCHINA POSTWAR RECONSTRUCTION ASSISTANCE Indochina postwar reconstruction assistance: For necessary expenses to carry out the provisions o^ section 801 of the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961, as amended, and section 36(a) of the Foreign Assistance Act of 1974, $440,000,000. 22 use 2432 note. MIDDLE EAST SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS F U N D Middle East special requirements fund: For necessary expenses to carry out the provisions of section 901 and section 903 of the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961, as amended, $100,000,000. 22 u s e 2441, 2443. SECURITY SUPPORTING ASSISTANCE Security supporting assistance: For necessary expenses to carry Israel, Egypt, and out the provisions of section 531 of the Foreign Assistance Act of Jordan, allocation 1961, as amended, $660,000,000: Provided, That of the funds appro- of funds. priated under this paragraph, not less than $324,500,000 shall be allocated to Israel and not less than $250,000,000 shall be allocated to Egypt and not less than $77,500,000 shall be allocated to Jordan. MILITARY ASSISTANCE Military assistance: For necessary expenses to carry out the pro- visions of section 503 of the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961, as amended, including administrative expenses and purchase of pas- 22 USe 2311. senger motor vehicles for replacement only for use outside of the United States, $475,000,000: Provided, That none of the funds con- tained in this paragraph shall be available for the purchase of new
89 STAT. 20 PUBLIC LAW 94-11—MAR. 26, 1975 automotive vehicles outside of the United States: Provided further^ 22 use 2391 That the total number of flag and general officers of the United "°*^- States Armed Forces assigned or detailed to military assistance advisory groups, military missions, or similar organizations, or per- forming duties primarily with respect to the Military Assistance Program and the Foreign Military Sales Program shall not exceed twenty after May 1,1975. OVERSEAS PRIVATE INVESTMENT CORPORATION The Overseas Private Investment Corporation is authorized to make such expenditures within the limits of funds available to it and in accordance with law (including not to exceed $10,000 for entertain- ment allowances), and to make such contracts and commitments with- out regard to fiscal year limitations as provided by section 104 of the Government Corporation Control Act, as amended (31 U.S.C. 849), as may be necessary in carrying out the program set forth in the budget for the current fiscal year. INTER-AMERICAN FOUNDATION The Inter-American Foundation is authorized to make such expendi- tures within the limits of funds available to it and in accordance with the law, and to make such contracts and commitments without regard to fiscal year limitations as provided by section 104 of the Government Corporation Control Act, as amended (31 U.S.C. 849), as may be neces- sary in carrying out its authorized programs during the current fiscal year: Provided, That not to exceed $10,000,000 shall be available to carry out the authorized programs during the current fiscal year. GENERAL PROVISIONS Flood control and SEC. 101. None of the funds herein appropriated (other than funds related projects. appropriated for "International organizations and programs" and "Indus Basin Development Fund") shall be used to finance the con- struction of any new flood control, reclamation, or other water or related land resource project or program which has not met the stand- ards and criteria used in determining the feasibility of flood control, reclamation, and other water and related land resource programs and projects proposed for construction within the United States of America as per memorandum of the President dated May 15, 1962. SEC. 102. Except for the appropriations entitled "Contingency fund", "Famine or disaster relief assistance", and appropriations of funds to be used for loans, not more than 20 per centum of any appropriation item made available by this title shall be obligated and/or reserved during the last month of availability. SEC. 103. None of the funds herein appropriated nor any of the counterpart funds generated as a result of assistance hereunder or any prior Act shall be used to pay pensions, annuities, retirement pay, or adjusted service compensation for any persons heretofore or hereafter serving in the armed forces of any recipient country. Procurement SEC. 104. None of the funds appropriated or made available pur- contracts, suant to this Act for carrying out the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961, restriction. as amended, may be used for making payments on any contract for 22 use 2151 procurement to which the United States is a party entered into after note. the date of enactment of this Act which does not contain a provision authorizing the termination of such contract for the convenience of the United States.
PUBLIC LAW 94-11—MAR. 26, 1975 89 STAT. 21 SEC. 105. None of the funds appropriated or made available under Capital projects this Act for carrying out the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961, as financed by U.S. amended, may be used to make payments with respect to any capital 22 use 2151 project financed by loans or grants from the United States where the note. United States has not directljr approved the terms of the contracts and the firms to provide engineering, procurement, and construction serv- ices on such projects. SEC. 106. Of the funds appropriated or made available pursuant to this Act, not more than $12,000,000 may be used during the fiscal year ending June 30,1975, in carrying out research under section 241 of the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961, as amended. 22 use 2201. SEC. 107. None of the funds appropriated or made available pur- United Nations members, suant to this Act for carrying out the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961, assessments, as amended, may be used to pay in whole or in part any assessments, dues. arrearages, or dues of any member of the United Nations. SEC. 108. None of the funds made available by this Act for carrying Construction in out the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961, as amended, may be obligated underdeveloped for financing, in whole or in part, the direct costs of any contract for countries. the construction of facilities and installations in any underdeveloped country, unless the President shall have promulgated regulations designed to assure, to the maximum extent consistent with the national interest and the avoidance of excessive costs to the United States, that none of the funds made available by this Act and thereafter obligated shall be used to finance the direct costs under such contracts for con- struction work performed by persons other than qualified nationals of the recipient country or qualified citizens of the United States: Provided^ however, That the President may waive the application of Waiver. this section if it is important to the national interest. SEC. 109. None of the funds appropriated or made available pursuant Iron and steel to this Act for carrying out the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961, as products for amended, may be used to finance the procurement of iron and steel Vietnam. products for use in Vietnam containing any component acquired by the producer of the commodity, in the form in wnich imported into the country of production, from sources other than the United States. SEC. 110. None of the funds contained in title I of this Act may be used to carry out the provisions of sections 209(d) and 251(h) of the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961, as amended. 22 u s e 2169, SEC. 111. None of the funds appropriated or made available pur- 2211. suant to this Act shall be used to provide assistance to the Democratic North Vietnsim, assistance. Republic of Vietnam (North Vietnam). SEC. 112. None of the funds appropriated or made available pur- South Vietnam, suant to this Act, and no local currencies generated as a result of police or priison assistance furnished under this Act, may be used for the support of construction. police, or prison construction and administration within South Viet- nam, for training, including computer training, of South Vietnamese with respect to police, criminal, or prison matters, or for computers or computer parts for use for South Vietnam with respect to police, criminal, or prison matters. SEC. 113. None of the funds made available under this Act for "Food and Nutrition, Development Assistance," "Population Planning and Health, Development Assistance," "Education and Human Resources Development, Development Assistance," "Selected Development Prob- lems, Development Assistance," "Selected Countries and Organiza- tions, Development Assistance," "International Organizations and Programs," "United Nations Environment Fund," "American Schools ahd Hospitals Abroad," "Indus Basin Development Fund," "Inter- national Narcotics Control," "Assistance to Portugal and Portuguese 57-194 n .11 .
89 STAT. 22 PUBLIC LAW 94-11—MAR. 26, 1975 colonies in Africa gaining independence," "Administrative expenses, Agency for International Development," "Indochina postwar recon- struction assistance," "Security supporting assistance," "Middle East special requirements fund," "Military assistance," "Inter-American Foundation," "Peace Corps," "Migration and refugee assistance," "Assistance to Refugees From the Soviet Union," or "Assistance to Palestinian Refugees" shall be available for obligation for activities, programs, projects, countries, or other operations unless the Com- mittees on Appropriations of the Senate and House of Representatives are previously notified fifteen days in advance. T I T L E II—FOREIGN MILITARY CREDIT SALES FOREIGN MILITARY CREDIT SALES For expenses not otherwise provided for, necessary to enable the President to carry out the provisions of the Foreign Military Sales 22-use 2751 Act, $300,000,000: Provided, That of the amount provided for the note. total aggregate credit sale ceiling during the current fiscal year, not less than $300,000,000 shall be allocated to Israel. T I T L E III—FOREIGN ASSISTANCE (OTHER) INDEPENDENT AGENCY ACTION—INTERNATIONAL PROGRAMS PEACE CORPS For expenses necessary for Action to carry out the provisions of the 22 use 2501 Peace Corps Act (75 Stat. 612), as amended, $77,000,000: Provided, note. That of this amount $44,500,000 shall be available only for the direct support of volunteers. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH, EDUCATION, AND WELFARE ASSISTANCE TO REFUGEES IN THE UNITED STATES For expenses necessary to carry out the provisions of the Migration 22 use 2601 and Refugee Assistance Act of 1962 (PubUc Law 87-510), relating to "°te. ai(j to refugees within the United States, including hire of passenger motor vehicles, and services as authorized by 5 U.S.C. 3109, $90,000,000. DEPARTMENT OF STATE MIGRATION AND REFUGEE ASSISTANCE For expenses, not otherwise provided for, necessary to enable the Secretary of State to provide, as authorized by law, a contribution to the International Committee of the Red Cross and assistance to refugees, including contributions to the Intergovernmental Committee for European Migration and the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees; salaries and expenses of personnel and dependents as authorized by the Foreign Service Act of 1946, as amended (22 U.S.C. 22 use 801 note. 801-1158); allowances as authorized by 5 U.S.C. 5921-5925; hire of passenger motor vehicles; and services as authorized by 5 U.S.C. 3109; $8,420,000, of which not to exceed $8,080,000 shall remain available until December 31,1975: Provided, That no funds herein appropriated
PUBLIC LAW 94-11—MAR. 26, 1975 89 STAT, 23 shall be used to assist directly in the migration to any nation in t h e W e s t e r n Hemisphere of any person not having a security clearance based on reasonable standards to insure against Communist infiltra- tion in the Western Hemisphere. ASSISTANCE TO REFUGEES FROM T H E SOVIET U N I O N F o r necessary expenses to carry out the provisions of section 101 (b) of the F o r e i g n Kelations Authorization Act of 1972, $40,000,000. 86 Stat. 489, ASSISTANCE TO PALESTINIAN REFUGEES F o r necessary expenses to provide assistance to Palestinian Refugees, $10,000,000. F U N D S APPROPRIATED TO T H E PRESIDENT INTERNATIONAL F I N A N C I A L INSTITUTIONS INVESTMENT I N ASIAN DEVELOPMENT BANK F o r payment by the Secretary of the Treasury of the United States to be contributed to t h e Asian Development B a n k $74,126,982, to remain available until expended, of which $50,000,000 will be contributed to the Special F u n d s Resources of the B a n k as authorized by the Act of March 10, 1972, as amended (Public L a w 92-245), and of which 86 Stat. 57. $24,126,982 will be paid for an increase in the United States subscrip- 22 USC tion to the paid-in capital of the O r d i n a r y Capital of the Bank, as 285i-285p. authorized by the Act of December 22, 1974 (Public L a w 93-537). 88 Stat. 1735 22 USC 285q, INVESTMENT I N INTER-AMERICAN DEVELOPMENT BANK 285r. F o r payment to the Inter-American Development B a n k by the Sec- retary of the Treasury for the U n i t e d States share of the increase in the resources of the F u n d for Special Operations authorized by the Acts of December 30, 1970 (Public L a w 91-599), and March 10,1972 84 Stat. 1657. (Public L a w 92-246), $225,000,000, to remain available until expended: 86 Stat. 59. provided^ t h a t of this amount $25,000,000 shall be made available only 22 USC to responsible cooperatives whose p r i m a r y purpose is to increase the 283p-2838. productive capacity of r u r a l and urban citizens at the most economi- cally disadvantaged level: promded further^ t h a t $10,000,000 of this amount shall be made available only to local credit unions or national or regional federations thereof, whose p r i m a r y purpose is to increase the productive capacity of r u r a l and urban citizens at the most econom- ically disadvantaged level: provided further^ t h a t $15,000,000 of this amount shall be made available only to responsible savings and loan associations or other mortgage credit institutions, or national or regional federations thereof, whose p r i m a r y purpose is to provide basic housing to r u r a l and urban citizens at the most economically disadvan- taged level. INVESTMENT I N INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATION F o r payment by the Secretary of the Treasury of the t h i r d install- ment of the U n i t e d States contribution to the t h i r d replenishment of the resources of the International Development Association as author- ized by the Act of March 10,1972 (Public L a w 92-247), $320,000,000, 86 Stat. 60. to remain available until expended. 22 USC 284i-284k.
89 STAT. 24 PUBLIC LAW 94-11—MAR. 26, 1975 TITLE IV—EXPORT-IMPORT BANK OF T H E UNITED STATES T h e E x p o r t - I m p o r t B a n k of t h e U n i t e d States is hereby authorized to make such expenditures within the limits of funds and borrowing authority available to such corporation, and in accord with law, and to make such contracts and commitments without regard to fiscal year limitations as provided by section 104 of the Government Corporation 31 use 849. Control Act, as amended, as m a y be necessary in carrying out the pro- g r a m set forth in the budget for t h e current fiscal year for such cor- poration, except as hereinafter provided. L I M I T A T I O N ON PROGRAM ACTIVITY Not to exceed $6,403,086,000 (of which not to exceed $3,395,000,000 shall be for equipment and services loans) shall be authorized d u r i n g the current fiscal year for other t h a n administrative expenses. L I M I T A T I O N ON ADMINISTRATIVE E X P E N S E S Not to exceed $10,242,000 (to be computed on an accrual basis) shall be available d u r i n g the current fiscal year for administrative expenses, including hire of passenger motor vehicles, services as authorized by 5 U.S.C. 3109, and not to exceed $24,000 for entertainment allowances for members of the Board of Directors: Provided^ T h a t (1) fees or dues to international organizations of credit institutions engaged in financing foreign trade, (2) necessary expenses (including special services performed on a contract or a fee basis, but not including other personal services) in connection with the acquisition, operation, main- tenance, improvement, or disposition of any real or personal property belonging t o the Bank or in which it has an interest, including expenses of collections of pledged collateral, or the investigation or appraisal of any property in respect to which an application for a loan has been made, and (3) expenses (other than internal expenses of the B a n k ) incurred in connection with t h e issuance and servicing of guar- antees, insurance, and reinsurance, shall be considered as nonadminis- trative expenses for the purposes hereof. TITLE V—GENERAL PROVISIONS Publicity or SEC. 501. No p a r t of any appropriation contained in t h i s Act shall propaganda. be used for publicity or propaganda purposes within t h e United States not heretofore authorized by t h e Congress. Inspector SEC. 502. No p a r t of any appropriation contained in this Act shall General, Foreign be used for expenses of t h e Inspector General, Foreign Assistance, Assistance. after the expiration of t h e thirty-five day period which begins on t h e date t h e General Accounting Office or any committee of t h e Congress, or any duly authorized subcommittee thereof, charged with consider- ing foreign assistance legislation, appropriations, or expenditures, has delivered to t h e Office of the Inspector General, Foreign Assist- ance, a written request t h a t it be furnished any document, paper, communication, audit, review, finding, recommendation, report, or other material in the custody or control of the Inspector General, Foreign Assistance, relating to a n y review, inspection or audit arranged for, directed, or conducted by him, unless and until there has been furnished t o t h e General Accounting Office or to such com- mittee or subcommittee, as the case m a y be, ( A ) t h e document, paper, communication, audit, review, finding, recommendation, report, or
PUBLIC LAW 94-11—MAR. 26, 1975 89 STAT. 25 other material so requested or (B) a certification by the President, personally, that he has forbidden the furnishing thereof pursuant to such request and his reason for so doing. SEC. 603. No part of any appropriation contained in this Act shall Fiscal year remain available for obligation beyond the current fiscal year unless limitation. expressly so provided herein. SEC. 504. None of the funds contained in this Act shall be used Petroleum fuels to furnish petroleum fuels produced in the continental United States to Southeast Asia. to Southeast Asia for use by non-United States nationals. SEC. 505. No part of any appropriation, funds, or other authority Space and contained in this Act shall be available for paying to the Administra- services. tor of the General Services Administration in excess of 90 per centum of the standard level user charge established pursuant to section 210 (j) of the Federal Property and Administrative Services Act of 1949, as amended, for space and services. 40 u s e 490. This Act may be cited as the "Foreign Assistance and Belated Short title. Programs Appropriations Act, 1975". Approved March 26, 1975. LEGISLATIVE HISTORY: HOUSE REPORTS No. 94-53 (Comm. on Appropriations) and No. 94-108 (Comm. of Conference). SENATE REPORT No. 94-39 (Comm. on Appropriations). CONGRESSIONAL RECORD, Vol. 121 (1975): Mar. 13, considered and passed House. Mar. 19, considered and passed Senate, amended. Mar. 24, House and Senate agreed to conference report. WEEKLY COMPILATION OF PRESIDENTIAL DOCUMENTS, Vol. 11, No. 13: Mar. 27, Presidential statement.