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H.R. 7556 (95th): Departments of State, Justice, and Commerce, the Judiciary, and Related Agencies Appropriation Act

The text of the bill below is as of Aug 2, 1977 (Passed Congress).


PUBLIC LAW 9 5 - 8 6 — A U G . 2, 1977                         9 1 STAT. 4 1 9

Public Law 95-86
95th Congress
                                 An Act
Making appropriations for the Departments of State, Justice, and Commerce,        Aug. 2, 1977
 the Judiciary, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30,     [H.R. 7556]
 1978, and for other puri^oses.

  Be it eimcted hy the Senate and House of Representatives      of the          Departments of
United States of America in Congress assembled^ T h a t the following           State, Justice, and
sums are appropriated, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise           Commerce, the
                                                                                Judiciary, and
appropriated, for the Departments of State, Justice, and Commerce,              Related Agencies
the Judiciary, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending Septem-          Appropriation
ber 30,1978, and for other purposes, namely:                                    Act, 1978.

              TITLE I—DEPARTMENT OF STATE                                       Department of
                                                                                State
                 ADMINISTRATION OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS                              Appropriation
                                                                                Act, 1978.
                         SALARIES AND EXPENSES

   F o r necessary expenses of the Department of State, not otherwise
provided for, including expenses authorized by the Foreign Service Act
of 1946, as amended (22 U.S.C. 801-1158), and allowances as author-
ized by 5 U.S.C. 5921-5925; expenses of binational arbitrations arising
under international air transport agreements; expenses necessary to
meet the responsibilities and obligations of the United States in Ger-
many (including those arising under the supreme authority assumed by
the United States on J u n e 5,1945, and under contractual arrangements
with the Federal Republic of Germany) ; hire of passenger motor vehi-
cles ; services as authorized by 5 U.S.C. 3109; dues for library member-
ship in organizations which issue publications to members only, or to
members at a price lower than to others; expenses authorized by section
2 of the Act of August 1,1956 (22 U.S.C. 2669), as amended; refund of
fees erroneously charged and paid for passports; radio communica-
tions; payment in advance for subscriptions to commercial informa-
tion, telephone and similar services abroad; emergency medical
attention and dietary supplements for U.S. citizens incarcerated
abroad who are unable to obtain such services otherwise; expenses
necessary to provide maximum physical security in Government-
owned and leased properties abroad; and procurement by contract or
otherwise, of services, supplies, and facilities, as follows: (1) trans-
lating, (2) analysis and tabulation of technical information, and (3)
preparation of special maps, globes, and geographic aids; administra-
tive and other expenses authorized by section 637(b) of the Foreign
Assistance Act of 1961, as amended (22 U.S.C. 2397 ( b ) ) , and by section
305 ot the Mutual Defense Assistance Control Act of 1951, as amended
 (22 U.S.C. 1613(d)) ; $604,000,000: Provided, T h a t passenger motor
vehicles in possession of the Foreign Service abroad may be replaced in
accordance with section 7 of the Act of August 1, 1956 (22 U.S.C.
2674), and the cost, including exchange allowance, of each such replace-
ment shall not exceed $6,500 in the case of the chief of mission auto-
mobile at each diplomatic mission (except t h a t four such vehicles may
be purchased at not to exceed $9,000 each) and such amounts as may m
otherwise provided by law for all other such vehicles, except that right-

9 1 STAT. 420 PUBLIC LAW 9 5 - 8 6 — A U G . 2, 1977 h a n d drive vehicles may be purchased without regard to any maximum price limitation otherwise established by l a w : Provided further^ T h a t in addition, this appropriation shall be available for the purchase (not to exceed t h i r t y - t h r e e ) , replacement, rehabilitation, and modification of passenger motor vehicles for protective purposes without regard to any maximum price limitations otherwise established by law. REPRESENTATION ALLOWANCES '" ' F o r representation allowances as authorized by section 901 of the "-' Foreign Service Act of 1946, as amended (22 U.S.C. 1131), $2,500,000. ACQUISITION, OPERATION, AND M A I N T E N A N C E OF BUILDINGS ABROAD F o r necessary expenses of c a r r y i n g into effect the Foreign Service Buildings Act, 1926, as amended (22 U.S.C. 292-300), including "Vi jji personal services in the United States and abroad; salaries and expenses of personnel and dependents as authorized by the Foreign '-"'*V ; Service Act of 1946, as amended (22 U.S.C. 801-1158) ; allowances " ' as authorized by 5 U.S.C. 5921-5925; and services as authorized by 6 U.S.C. 3109; $103,101,000, to remain available until expended: Provided^ T h a t not to exceed $2,281,000 may be used for administra- tive expenses during the current fiscal year. ACQUISITION, OPERATION, AND MAINTENANCE OF BUILDINGS ABROAD (SPECIAL FOREIGN CURRENCY PROGRAM) F o r payments in foreign currencies which the Treasury D e p a r t m e n t determines to be excess to the normal requirements of the United States for the purposes authorized by section 4 of the Foreign Service Buildings Act of 1926, as amended (22 U.S.C. 295), to remain avail- able until expended, $7,520,000. E M E R G E N C I E S I N T H E D I P L O M A T I C AND CONSULAR SERVICE F o r expenses necessary to enable the Secretary of State to meet unforeseen emergencies arising in the Diplomatic and Consular Serv- ice, to be expended pursuant to the requirement of section 291 of the Revised Statutes (31 U.S.C. 107), $2,350,000. \ P A Y M E N T T O T H E FOREIGN SERVICE RETIREMENT AND DISABILITY F U N D F o r payment to the Foreign Service Retirement and Disability F u n d , as authorized by the Foreign Service Act of 1946, as amended (22 U.S.C. 1105-1106), $26,599,000. 22 u s e 2 6 9 a , I N T E R N A T I O N A L ORGANIZATIONS AND CONFERENCES 269b, 269f, 2 6 9 g - l , 269h, CONTRIBUTIONS TO INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS 272a, 273-276, 279a, 280b, F o r expenses, not otherwise provided for, necessary to meet annual 280i, 280k, obligations of membership in international multilateral organiza- o^Iu' 1 on^V tions, p u r s u a n t to treaties, conventions, or specific Acts of Congress, 290b, 1896b, <nQOK Q^Q C\C\(\ ? X- & » 1928, 1928b, Jt>ozo,yry,uuu. 2 6 7 3 notes.
PUBLIC LAW 95-86—AUG. 2, 1977 91 STAT. 421 CONTRIBUTIONS FOR INTERNATIONAL PEACEKEEPING ACTIVITIES For payments, not otherwise provided for, by the United States for expenses of United Nations peacekeeping forces in the Middle East, $32,000,000. MISSIONS TO INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS For expenses necessary for permanent representation to certain international organizations in which the United States participates pursuant to treaties, conventions, or specific Acts of Congress, includ- ing expenses authorized b^ the pertinent Acts and conventions pro- vided for such representation; salaries and expenses of personnel and dependents as authorized by the Foreign Service Act of 1946, as amended (22 U.S.C. 801-1168); allowances, as authorized by 5 U.S.C. 5921-5925; and expenses authorized by section 2 (a) and (e) and sec- tion 17 of the Act of August 1, 1956, as amended (22 U.S.C. 2669); 22 u s e 2687. $10,144,000. INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCES AND CONTINGENCIES For necessary expenses of participation by the United States, upon approval by the Secretary of State, in international activities which arise from time to time in the conduct of foreign affairs and for which specific appropriations have not been provided pursuant to treaties, conventions, or special Acts of Congress, including personal services without regard to civil service and classification Taws; salaries and expenses of personnel and dependents as authorized by the Foreign Service Act of 1946, as amended (22 U.S.C. 801-1158); allowances as authorized by 5 U.S.C. 5921-5925; hire of passenger motor vehicles; contributions for the share of the United States in expenses of inter- national organizations; and expenses authorized by section 2(a) of the Act of August 1,1956, as amended (22 U.S.C. 2669); $8,000,000, to remain available until expended, of which not to exceed a total of $160,000 may be expended for representation allowances as authorized by section 901 of the Act of August 13, 1946, as amended (22 U.S.C. 1131), and for official entertainment. INTERNATIONAL TRADE NEGOTIATIONS For necessary expenses of participation by the United States in international trade negotiations, including not to exceed $15,000 for representation allowances, as authorized by section 901 of the Act of August 13, 1946, as amended (22 U.S.C. 1131), and for official enter- tainment, $3,800,000: Provided^ That this appropriation shall be avail- able in accordance with the authority provided in the current appropriation for "International conferences and contingencies". INTERNATIONAL COMMISSIONS INTERNATIONAL BOUNDARY AND WATER COMMISSION, UNITED STATES 2 2 USC 2 7 7 note.. AND MEXICO For expenses necessary to enable the United States to meet its obliga- tions under the treaties of 1889,1906,1933,1944^ 1963, and 1970 between 26 Stat. 1512. the United States and Mexico, and to comply with the other laws appli- 34 Stat. 2953. cable to the United States Section, International Boundary and Water 48 Stat. 1621. 59 Stat. 1219. 15 UST 2 1 . 23 UST 371.
91 STAT. 422 PUBLIC LAW 95-86—AUG. 2, 1977 Commission, United States and Mexico, including operation and main- tenance of the Rio Grande rectification, canalization, flood control, bank protection, water supply, power, irrigation, boundary demarca- tion, and sanitation projects; detailed plan preparation and construc- tion (including surveys and operation and maintenance and protection during construction) ; Rio Grande emergency flood protection; expenditures for the purposes set forth in sections 101 through 104 of the Act of September 13, 1950 (22 U.S.C. 277d-l—277d-4); purchase of planographs and lithographs; uniforms or allowances therefor, as authorized by law (5 U.S.C. 5901-5902) ; and leasing of private prop- erty to remove therefrom sand, gravel, stone, and other materials, wdthout regard to section 3709 of the Revised Statutes, as amended (41 U.S.C. 5 ) ; as follows: SALARIES AND EXPENSES For salaries and expenses not otherwise provided for, including examination, preliminary surveys, and investigations, and operation and maintenance of projects or parts thereof, as enumerated above, including gaging stations, $6,300,000: Provided^ That expenditures for the Rio Grande bank protection project shall be subject to the provi- sions and conditions contained in the appropriation for said project as provided by the Act approved April 25, 1945 (59 Stat. 89). CONSTRUCTION For detailed plan preparation and construction of projects author- ized by the convention concluded February 1, 1933, between the United States and Mexico, the Acts approved August 19, 1935, as amended (22 U.S.C. 277-277f), August 29,1935 (49 Stat. 961), June 4, 1936 (49 Stat. 1463), June 28, 1941 (22 U.S.C. 277f), September 13, 22 use 1950 (22 U.S.C. 277d-l-9), October 10,1966 (80 Stat. 884), October 25, 277d-32. 1972 (86 Stat. 1161), and the project stipulated in the treaty between fft^^ ^^^® United States and Mexico signed at Washington on February 3, note. 1944, to remain available until expended, $17,000,000: Provided^ That no expenditures shall be made for the Lower Rio Grande flood control project for construction on any land, site, or easement in connection witii this project except such as has been acquired by donation and the title thereto has been approved by the Attorney General of the United States: Provided further^ That the Anzalduas diversion dam shall not be operated for irrigation or water supply purposes in the United States unless suitable arrangements have been made with the prospec- tive water users for repayment to the Government of such portions of the cost of said dam as shall have been allocated to such purposes by the Secretary of State. AMERICAN SECTIONS, INTERNATIONAL COMMISSIONS For expenses necessary to enable the President to perform the ,;, I ,vv obligations of the United States pursuant to treaties between the United States and Great Britain, in respect to Canada, signed Janu- ary 11, 1909 (36 Stat. 2448), and February 24, 1925 (44 Stat. 2102) ; and the treaty between the United States and Canada, signed Febru- ary 27,1950; including services as authorized by 5 U.S.C. 3109; hire of passenger motor vehicles; $2,232,000, to be disbursed under the direc- tion of the Secretary of State and to be available also for additional expenses of the American Sections, International Commissions, as hereinafter set forth:
PUBLIC LAW 95-86—AUG. 2, 1977 91 STAT. 423 International Joint Commission, United States and Canada, the Regulations, salary of the Commissioners on the part of the United States who shall serve at the pleasure of the President; salaries of clerks and other employees appointed by the Commissioners on the part of the United States with the approval solely of the Secretary of State; travel expenses and compensation of witnesses in attending hearings of the Commission at such places in the United States and Canada as the Commission or the American Commissioners shall determine to be necessary; not to exceed $1,600 for representation expenses, in accord- ance with such regulations as the President may prescribe, and official entertainment; and special and technical investigations in connection -- • ' with matters falling within the Commission's jurisdiction: Provided^ That transfers of funds may be made to other agencies of the Govern- ment for the performance of work for which this appropriation is made. ~'''"' ' ' ' International Boundary Commission, United States and Canada, the completion of such remaining work as may be required under the award of the Alaskan Boundary Tribunal and the existing treaties between the United States and Great Britain; commutation of sub- sistence to employees while on field duty at not to exceed the authorized prevailing daily rate; hire of freight and passenger motor vehicles from temporary field employees; and payment for timber necessarily cut in keeping the boundary line clear. IKTERNATIONAL FISHERIES COMMISSIONS '' For expenses, not otherwise provided for, necessary to enable the United States to meet its obligations in connection with participation in international fisheries commissions pursuant to treaties or con- ventions, and implementing Acts of Congress, $5,745,000: Provided^ t. • That the ITnited States share of such expenses may be advanced to the respective commissions. EDUCATIONAL EXCHANGE MUTUAL E D U C A T I O N A L AND CULTURAL EXCHANGE ACTIVITIES For expenses, not otherwise provided for, necessary to enable the Secretary of State to carry out the functions of the Department of State under the provisions of the Mutual Educational and Cultural Exchange Act of 1961, as amended (22 U.S.C. 2451-2458), and the Act of August 9,1939 (22 U.S.C. 501), including expenses authorized by the Foreign Service Act of 1946, as amended (22 U.S.C. 801-1158) ; expenses of the National Commission on Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Cooperation as authorized by sections 3, 5, and 6 of the Act of July 30,1946 (22 U.S.C. 287o, 287q, 287r) ; hire of passenger motor vehicles; not to exceed $12,000 for representation expenses; not to exceed $1,500 for official entertainment within the United States; services as authorized by 5 U.S.C. 3109; and advance of funds not- withstanding section 3648 of the Revised Statutes, as amended (31 U.S.C. 529) ; $65,500,000, of which not less than $1,600,000 shall be used for payment in foreign currencies whicli the Treasury Depart- ment determines to be excess to the normal requirements of the United States: Provided^ That not to exceed $2,825,000 may be used for admin- istrative expenses during the current fiscal year.
91 STAT. 424 PUBLIC LAW 9 5 - 8 6 — A U G . 2, 1977 «";»'i.iekrj*ii{ CENTER FOR CULTURAL AND TECHNICAL INTERCHANGE BETWEEN EAST AND WEST To enable the Secretary of State to provide for carrying out t h e provisions of the Center for Cultural and Technical Interchange 22 use 2054 Between E a s t and West Act of I960,' by g r a n t to any appropriate note. recipient in the State of Hawaii, $12,200,000: Provided^ T h a t none of the funds appropriated herein shall be used to pay any salary, or to enter into any contract providing for the payment thereof, in excess of the highest r a t e authorized in the General Schedule of the Classifica- 5 use 5332 note. tion Act of 1949, as amended. GENERAL PROVISIONS—DEPARTMENT OF STATE Security guard SEC. 102. A p p r o p r i a t i o n s under this title for "Salaries and service. expenses", "International conferences and contingencies", and "Mis- sions to international organizations" are available for reimbursement of the General Services Administration for security g u a r d services for protection of confidential files. One-world SEC. 103. None of the funds appropriated in this title shall be used government (1) to pay the United States contribution to any international orga- advocates. nization which engages in the direct or indirect promotion of the principle or doctrine of one world government or one world citizen- s h i p ; (2) for the promotion, direct or indirect, of the principle or doctrine of one world government or one world citizenship. Panama Canal SEC. 104. I t is the sense of the Congress t h a t any new P a n a m a treaty or Canal treaty or agreement must protect the vital interests of the agreement. United States in the Canal Zone and in the operation, maintenance, property and defense of the P a n a m a Canal. eitation of title. This title may be cited as the "Department of State A p p r o p r i a t i o n Act, 1978". Department of TITLE II—DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Justice Appropriation GENERAL ADMINISTRATION Act, 1978. SALARIES AND EXPENSES F o r expenses necessary for the administration of the Department of Justice, including hire of passenger motor A^ehicles; and miscel- laneous and emergency expenses authorized or approved by the Attor- ney General or the Assistant Attorney General for Administration; $26,067,000, of which $4,466,000 is for the United States Parole Com- mission and $2,000,000 is for the Federal justice research program, the latter amount to remain available until expended. LEGAL ACTIVITIES SALARIES AND EXPENSES, GENERAL LEGAL ACTIVITIES (INCLUDING TRANSFER OF FUNDS) F o r expenses necessary for the legal activities of the Department of Justice, not otherwise provided for, including miscellaneous and emer- gency expenses authorized or approved by the Attorney General or the Assistant Attorney General for Administration; not to exceed $30,000 for expenses of collecting evidence, to be expended under t h e direction of the Attorney General and accounted for solely on his
PUBLIC LAW 95-86—AUG. 2, 1977 91 STAT. 425 certificate; and advances of public moneys pursuant to law (31 U.S.C. 629); $76,075,000: Provided, That not to exceed $105,000 may be transferred to this appropriation from the "Alien Property Fund, World War I I " , for the general administrative expenses of alien prop- erty activities, including rent of private or Government-owned space in the District of Columbia. SALARIES AND EXPENSES, ANTITRUST DIVISION For expenses necessary for the enforcement of antitrust, consumer protection and kindred laws, including $10,000,000 for antitrust enforcement grants to the States authorized by section 309 of the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968, as amended, 42 use 3701 $39,785,000: Provided, That none of this appropriation shall be note. expended for the establishment and maintenance of permanent regional offices of the Antitrust Division. SALARIES AND EXPENSES, UNITED STATES ATTORNEYS AND MARSHALS For necessary expenses of the offices of the United States attorneys and marshals, including purchase of firearms and ammunition and supervision of United States prisoners in non-Federal institutions, and bringing to the United States from foreign countries persons charged with crime, $179,075,000. SUPPORT OF UNITED STATES PRISONERS For support of United States prisoners in non-Federal institutions, including necessary clothing and medical aid, payment of rewards, and reimbursement to Saint Elizabeths Hospital for the care and treatment of United States prisoners, at per diem rates as authorized by law (24 U.S.C. 168a), $21,000,000. FEES AND EXPENSES OF WITNESSES For expenses, mileage, and per diems of witnesses and for per diems in lieu of subsistence, as authorized by law, and for such compensa- tion and expenses of expert witnesses pursuant to section 524 of title 28, United States Code, and sections 4244-48 of title 18, United States Code, including advances; $20,050,000: Provided, That no part of the sum herein appropriated shall be used to pay any witness more than one attendance fee for any one calendar day. V SALARIES AND EXPENSES, COMMUNITY RELATIONS SERVICE For necessary expenses of the Community Relations Service estab- lished by title X of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (42 U.S.C. 2000g— 2000g-2), $5,192,000. FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION SALARIES AND EXPENSES For expenses necessary for the detection and prosecution of crimes against the United States; protection of the person of the President of the United States and the person of the Attorney General; acquisi- tion, collection, classification and preservation of identification and other records and their exchange with, and for the official use of, the
91 STAT. 426 PUBLIC LAW 95-86—AUG. 2, 1977 duly authorized officials of the Federal Government, of States, cities, and other institutions, such exchange to be subject to cancellation if dissemination is made outside the receiving departments or related agencies; and such other investigations regarding official matters under the control of the Department of Justice and the Department of State as may be directed by the Attorney General; including pur- chase for police-type use without regard to the general purchase price limitation for the current fiscal year (not to exceed five hundred fifty-five for replacement only) and hire of passenger motor vehicles; acquisition, lease, maintenance and operation of aircraft; firearms and ammunition; payment of rewards; benefits in accordance with those provided under 22 U.S.C. 1136(9)-(11), under regulations prescribed ' ' by the Secretary of State; and not to exceed $70,000 to meet unfore- seen emergencies of a confidential character, to be expended under the direction of the Attorney General, and to be accounted for solely on his certificate; $529,454,000. None of the funds appropriated for the Federal Bureau of Investi- gation shall be used to pay the compensation of any civil service employee. IMMIGRATION AND NATURALIZATION SERVICE SALARIES AND EXPENSES For expenses, not otherwise provided for, necessary for the admin- . ^ istration and enforcement of the laws relating to immigration, natural- ization, and alien registration, including advance of cash to aliens for meals and lodging while en route; payment of allowances (at a rate not in excess of $1 per day) to aliens, while held in custody under the immigration law^s, for work performed; payment of expenses and allowances incurred in tracking lost persons as required by public exigencies; payment of rewards; not to exceed $50,000 to meet unfore- seen emergencies of a confidential character, to be expended under the direction of the Attorney General and accounted for solely on his certificate; purchase for police-type use without regard to the general purchase price limitation for the current fiscal year (not to exceed five hundred fifty-three, of which four hundred tw^enty-seven shall be for replacement only) and hire of passenger motor vehicles; acquisition, lease, maintenance and operation of aircraft; firearms and ammuni- tion, attendance of firearms matches; refunds of head tax, maintenance bills, immigration fines, and other items properly returnable, except deposits of aliens who become public charges and deposits to secure payment of fines and passage money; operation, maintenance, remodeling, and repair of buildings and the purchase of equipment incident thereto; acquisition of land as sites for enforcement fence and construction incident to such fence; reimbursement of the General Services Administration for security guard services for protection of confidential files; benefits in accordance with those provided under 22 U.S.C. 1136 ( 9 ) - ( l l ) and 22 U.S.C. 1157 under regulations pre- scribed by the Secretary of State; research related to immigration enforcement; $266,450,000, of which not to exceed $400,000 shall remain available for such research until expended: Provided^ That of the amount herein appropriated, not to exceed $50,000 may be used for the emergency replacement of aircraft upon certificate of the Attorney General.
PUBLIC LAW 9 5 - 8 6 — A U G . 2, 1977 91 STAT. 427 D R U G ENFORCEMEXT ADMTXISTRATION SALARIES AND EXPENSES F o r necessary expenses of the D r u g Enforcement Administration, including hire of passenger motor vehicles; payment in advance for special tests and studies by contract; payment in advance for expenses arising out of contractual and reimbursable agreements with State and local law enforcement and regulatory agencies while engaged in cooperative enforcement and regulatory activities in accordance with section r)03a(2) of the Controlled Substances A c t ; not to exceed 21 USC 873. $70,000 to meet unforeseen emergencies of a confidential character, to be expended under the direction of the Attorney General, and to be accounted for solely on his certificate; purchase of not to exceed » , • ' six hundred two passenger motor vehicles (of which four hvmdred forty-two are for replacement only) for police-type use without regard to the general purchase price limitation for the current fiscal year; payment of rewards; payment for publication of technical and informational material in professional and t r a d e j o u r n a l s ; purchase of chemicals, a p p a r a t u s , and scientific equipment; payment for neces- sary accommodations in the District of Columbia for conferences and t r a i n i n g activities; acquisition, lease, maintenance, and operation of aircraft; employment of aliens by contract for services a b r o a d ; research related to enforcement and d r u g control; benefits in accord- ance with those provided under 22 U.S.C. 1 1 3 6 ( 9 ) - ( 1 1 ) , under regula- tions prescribed by the Secretary of S t a t e ; $181,895,000, of which not to exceed $4,500,000 for research shall remain available until expended. FEDERAL PRISON SYSTEM SALARIES AND EXPENSES, BUREAU OF PRISONS F o r exi)enses necessary for the administration, operation, and maintenance of Federal penal and correctional institutions, including supervision and support of United States prisoners in non-Federal institutions; purchase of (not to exceed thirty-three of which twenty- four are for replacement only) and hire of law enforcement and passenger motor vehicles; compilation of statistics relating to prison- ers in Federal penal and correctional institutions; assistance to State and local governments to improve their correctional systems; firearms and ammunition; medals and other aw^ards; payment of r e w a r d s ; purchase and exchange of farm products and livestock; construction n rj; ;v: ; ; of buildings at prison camps; and acquisition of land as authorized by section 4010 of title 18, United States Code; $259,576,000: Provided, T h a t there may be transferred to the Health Services Administration 42 USC 250a. such amounts as may be necessary, in the discretion of the Attorney General, for direct expenditures by t h a t Administration for medical relief for inmates of Federal penal and correctional institutions. NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF CORRECTIONS F o r carrying out the provisions of sections 4351-4353 of title 18, United States Code, which established a National I n s t i t u t e of Cor- rections, $9,900,000, to remain available until expended. BUILDINGS AND FACILITIES F o r planning, acquisition of sites and construction of new facilities and constructing, remodeling, and equipping necessary buildings and
91 STAT. 428 PUBLIC LAW 95-86—AUG. 2, 1977 facilities at existing penal and correctional institutions, including all necessary expenses incident thereto, by contract or force account, $38,850,000, to remain available until expended: Provided^ That labor of United States prisoners may be used for work performed under this appropriation. FEDERAL PRISON INDUSTRIES, INCORPORATED The Federal Prison Industries, Incorporated, is hereby authorized to make such expenditures, within the limits of funds and borrowing authority available, and in accord 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, 31 use 849. as amended, as may be necessary in carrying out the program set forth in the budget for the current fiscal year for such corporation, including purchase of not to exceed five (for replacement only) and hire of pas- senger motor vehicles, except as hereinafter provided: LIMITATION ON ADMINISTRATIVE AND VOCATIONAL TRAINING EXPENSES, FEDERAL PRISON INDUSTRIES, INCORPORATED Not to exceed $1,947,000 of the funds of the corporation shall be available for its administrative expenses, and not to exceed $4,381,000 for the expenses of vocational training of prisoners, both amounts to be available for services as authorized by 5 t^.S-C. 3109, and to be com- puted on an accrual basis and to be determined in accordance with the corporation's prescribed accounting system in effect on July 1, 1946, and shall be exclusive of depreciation, payment of claims, expenditures which the said accounting system requires to be capitalized or charged to cost of commodities acquired or produced, including selling and shipping expenses, and expenses in connection with acquisition, con- struction, operation, maintenance, improvement, protection, or dispo- sition of facilities and other property belonging to the corporation or in which it has an interest. LAW ENFORCEMENT ASSISTANCE ADMINISTRATION SALARIES AND EXPENSES For grants, contracts, loans, and other assistance authorized by title I of the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968, as 42 use 3701 amended, and title I I of the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Pre- note. vention Act of 1974, as amended, including salaries and other expenses 42 use 5601 in connection therewith, $647,250,000, to remain available until note. expended. GENERAL PROVISIONS—DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Attorneys, SEC. 202. None of the funds appropriated by this title may be used qualification. to pay the compensation of any person hereafter employed as an attorney (except foreign counsel employed in special cases) unless such person shall be duly licensed and authorized to practice as an attorney under the laws of a State, territory, or the District of Columbia. Regulations. SEC. 203. Appropriations and authorizations made in this title which
PUBLIC LAW 95-86—AUG. 2, 1977 91 STAT. 429 are available for expenses of attendance at meetings shall be expended for such purposes in accordance with regulations prescribed by the Attorney General. SEC. 204. Appropriations and authorizations made in this title for Experts and salaries and expenses shall be available for services as authorized by consultants. 5 U.S.C. 3109. SEC. 205. Appropriations for "Salaries and expenses, general admin- Uniforms. istration", "Salaries and expenses. United States attorneys and mar- shals", "Salaries and expenses, Federal Bureau of Investigation", "Salaries and expenses, Immigration and Naturalization Service", and "Salaries and expenses, Bureau of Prisons", shall be available for uniforms and allowances therefor as authorized by law (5 U.S.C. 5901-5902). SEC. 206. Appropriations made in this title shall be available for the Government purchase of insurance for motor vehicles operated on official Govern- motor vehicles, insurance. ment business in foreign countries. SEC. 207. Funds appropriated under this title shall be available for Dependents' (1) expenses of primary and secondary schooling for dependents of schooling. personnel stationed outside the continental United States at costs not in excess of those authorized by the Department of Defense for the same area, when it is determined by the Attorney General that schools available in the locality are unable to provide adequately for the edu- cation of such dependents, and (2) transportation of said dependents between their places of residence and schools serving the area which they would normally attend when the Attorney General, under such regulations as he may prescribe, determines that such schools are not accessible by public means of transportation. SEC. 208. A total of not to exceed $17,500 from funds appropriated to the Department of Justice shall be available for official reception and representation expenses in accordance with distributions, proce- dures, and regulations established by the Attorney General. This title may be cited as the "Department of Justice Appropriation Citation of title. Act, 1978". TITLE III—DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Department of Commerce GENERAL ADMINISTRATION Appropriation Act, 1977. SALARIES AND EXPENSES For expenses necessary for the general administration of the Depart- ment of Commerce, including not to exceed $2,000 for official enter- tainment, $15,750,000. W H I T E HOUSE CONFERENCE ON BALANCED NATIONAL GROWTH AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT For expenses necessary to carry out the provisions of title I I of the Public Works and Economic Development Act Amendments of 1976, as amended, $750,000. 42 u s e 3121 note. BUREAU or THE CENSUS SALARIES AND EXPENSES For expenses necessary for collecting, compiling, analyzing, prepar- ing, and publishing statistics, provided for by law, $45,235,000.
91 STAT. 430 PUBLIC LAW 95-86—AUG. 2, 1977 PERIODIC CENSUSES AND PROGRAMS For expenses necessary to prepare for taking, compiling, and pub- lishing the censuses of business, transportation, manufactures, and mineral industries; the census of governments; the census of agricul- ture ; the census of population and housing; and periodic surveys, as provided for by law, $71,000,000, to remain available until expended. BUREAU OF ECONOMIC ANALYSIS SALARIES AND EXPENSES For necessary expenses of the Bureau of Economic Analysis, $13,475,000. I'n-/ ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ADMINISTRATION ECONOMIC D E V E L O P M E N T ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS '•hi' For economic development assistance as authorized by titles I, I I , I I I , IV and I X of the Public Works and Economic Development Act 42 use 3131, of 1965, as amended, and title I I of the Trade Act of 1974, $382,500,000. 3141, 3151, ^1^^'^241. ADMINISTOATION OF ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS For necessary expenses of administering the economic development assistance programs, not otherwise provided for, $26,825,000, of which not to exceed $300,000 may be advanced to the Small Business Admin- istration for processing of loan applications. REGIONAL ACTION PLANNING COMMISSIONS REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMS '•^"^' ' • Yov expenses necessary to carry out the programs authorized by title V of the Public Works and Economic Development Act of 1965, 42 use 3181. as amended, $64,600,000, to remain available until expended. DOMESTIC AND INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION OPERATIONS AND ADMINISTRATION For necessary expenses for domestic business activities of the Department of Commerce; necessary expenses for international busi- ness activities, including trade promotional activities abroad without regard to the provisions of law set forth in 41 U.S.C. 5 and 13, and 44 U.S.C. 501, 3702, and 3703; full medical coverage for dependent members of immediate families of employees stationed overseas; pur- chase of commercial and trade reports; employment of aliens by con- tract for services abroad; rental of space abroad, for periods not exceeding five years, and expenses of alteration, repair, or improve- I , , ment; purchase or construction of temporary demountable exhibition structures for use abroad; advance of funds under contracts abroad; payment of tort claims, in the manner authorized in the first para- graph of 28 U.S.C. 2672 when such claims arise in foreign countries; and not to exceed $4,200 for official representation expenses abroad; necessary expenses to carry out the provisions of the Defense Pro- 50 use app. duction Act of 1950, as amended; and necessary expenses for carrying 2061. out the Export Administration Act of 1969, as amended, including ^9^V^^ *PP' awards of compensation to informers under said Act and as author- 2401 note. ^
PUBLIC LAW 9 5 - 8 6 — A U G . 2, 1977 91 STAT. 4 3 1 ized by 22 U.S.C. 4 0 1 ( b ) ; $65,947,000, to remain available until .. expended: Provided, T h a t the provisions of the first sentence of sec- tion 105(f) and all of section 108(c) of the Mutual Educational and Cultural Exchange Act of 1961 (22 U.S.C. 2455(f) and 2458(c)) shall apply in carrying out the activities concerned with international business activities. ••' ' MINORITY B U S I N E S S ENTERPRISE »I MINORITY B U S I N E S S DEVELOPMENT F o r necessary expenses of the Department of Commerce in fostering, promoting, and developing minority business enterprise, $50,300,000, of which $38,535,000 shall remain available until expended: Provided, T h a t not to exceed $11,765,000 shall be available for p r o g r a m development and management. . -^ U N I T E D STATES TRAVEL SERVICE SALARIES AND EXPENSES F o r necessary expenses of the United States Travel Service as provided for by l a w ; including employment of aliens by contract for service abroad; rental of space abroad, for periods not exceeding five years, and expenses of alteration, repair, or improvement; advance of funds under contracts abroad; payment of t o r t claims, in the manner authorized in the first p a r a g r a p h of 28 U.S.C. 2672, when such claims arise in foreign countries; and not to exceed $5,000 for representation expenses; $14,190,000, of which not less than $1,000,000 shall be available for the domestic tourism promotion program. NATIONAL OCEANIC AND ATMOSPHERIC ADMINISTRATION OPERATIONS, RESEARCH, AND FACILITIES F o r expenses necessary for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, including research and development; maintenance, operation, and hire of aircraft; expenses of an authorized strength of 33 USC 851. 399 commissioned officers on the active list; pay of commissioned officers retired in accordance with law and payments under the Retired Serviceman's F a m i l y Protection and the Survivors Benefit p l a n s ; construction of facilities, including initial equipment; alteration, mod- ernization, and relocation of facilities; and acquisition of land for facilities; $607,506,000, to remain available until expended, of which ^ ;, • so much as may become available d u r i n g the current fiscal year shall be derived from the Pribilof Islands F u n d : Provided, T h a t this a p p r o p r i a t i o n shall be available for payment to the National Aeronautics and Space Administration for procurement, in accordance with the authority available to t h a t Administration, of such equip- ment or facilities as may be necessary, for the purposes of this appropriation. COASTAL ZONE MANAGEMENT .iC F o r carrying out the provisions of Public Law 92-583, as amended, 16 USC 1451 $50,822,000, to remain available until expended. note. COASTAL ENERGY IMPACT F U N D F o r payment to the Coastal E n e r g y I m p a c t F u n d for the purpose of carrying out the provisions o f sections 3 0 8 ( a ) , ( c ) , ( d ) , ( e ) , ( f ) , 29-194 0
91 STAT. 432 PUBLIC LAW 95-86—AUG. 2, 1977 16 use 1456a. (g), (h), (i), and (k) of the Act of October 27, 1972, as amended (90 Stat. 1019), $115,000,000, to remain available until expended: Provided^ That obligations for payments pursuant to subsections (c), (d), and (f) shall not exceed $115,000,000. CONSTRUCTION «, ?, ' n - For expenses necessary for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration for planning, design and construction of facilities, $15,500,000, to remain available until expended. NATIONAL FIRE PREVENTION AND CONTROL ADMINISTRATION OPERATIONS, RESEARCH, AND ADMINISTRATION For expenses necessary to carry out the provisions of the Federal 15 use 2201 Fire Prevention and Control Act of 1974, as amended, $13,850,000, note to remain available until expended. PATENT AND TRADEMARK OFFICE •--.'••• ^~' -,>.-'» S A L A R I E S AND EXPENSES '•• '•'"'* For necessary expenses of the Patent and Trademark Office, includ- ing defense of suits instituted against the Commissioner of Patents and Trademarks, $89,500,000. . . SCIENCE AND TECHNICAL RESEARCH .- SCIENTIFIC AND TECHNICAL RESEARCH AND SERVICES For necessary expenses of the National Bureau of Standards, includ- ing the acquisition of buildings, grounds, and other facilities; the National Technical Information Service; and the Office of Telecom- munications; $73,000,000, to remain available until expended, of which not to exceed $2,667,000 may be transferred to the "Working Capital Fund", National Bureau of Standards, for additional capital. 5^ MARITIME ADMINISTRATION ,;: ,ij : ' I S H I P CONSTRUCTION J For construction-differential subsidy incident to construction, recon- struction, and reconditioning of ships and acquisition of used ships 46 use 1151. under title V of the Merchant Marine Act, 1936, as amended; and for the cost of national defense features on ships, $135,000,000, to remain available until expended. OPERATlN(J-niFFERENTIAL SUBSIDIES (LIQUIDATION OF CONTRACT * AUTHORITY) For the payment of obligations incurred for operating-differential 46 use 1245. subsidies as authorized by the Merchant Marine Act, 1936, as amended, , $352,000,000, to remain available until expended. ., , RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT For expenses necessary for research, development, fabrication, and test operation of experimental facilities and equipment; collection and
PUBLIC LAW 95-86—AUG. 2, 1977 91 STAT. 433 dissemination of maritime technical and engineering information; studies to improve water transportation systems; $18,325,000, to remain available until expended. OPERATIONS AND TRAINING For expenses necessary for carrying out the Merchant Marine Act, 1936, as amended, and the training of cadets as officers of the Mer- 46 use 1245. chant Marine, including not to exceed $2,000 for entertainment of officials of other countries when specifically authorized by the Mari- time Administrator; not to exceed $1,500 for representation allow- ances; not to exceed $2,500 for contingencies for the Superintendent, United States Merchant Marine Academy, to be expended in his dis- cretion ; $54,200,000, to remain available until expended: Provided^ That reimbursement may be made to this appropriation for expenses in support of activities for National Maritime Research Centers financed from the appropriation for "Research and development": Provided further^ That reimbursements may be made to this appro- priation from receipts to the "Federal ship financing fund" for administrative expenses in support of that program. GENERAL PROVISIONS-—MARITIME ADMINISTRATION Notwithstanding any other provision of this Act, the Maritime Administration is authorized to furnish utilities and services and make necessary repairs in connection with any lease, contract, or occupancy involving Government property under control of the Mari- time Administration and payments received by the Maritime Adminis- tration for utilities, services, and repairs so furnished or made shall be credited to the appropriation charged with the cost thereof: Pro- vided^ That rental payments under any such lease, contract, or occupancy on account of items other than such utilities, services, or repairs shall be covered into the Treasury as miscellaneous receipts. No obligations shall be incurred during the current fiscal year from the construction fund established by the Merchant Marine Act, 1936, or otherwise, in excess of the appropriations and limitations contained in this Act, or in any prior appropriation Act, and all receipts which otherwise would be deposited to the credit of said fund shall be covered into the Treasury as miscellaneous receipts. GENERAL PROVISIONS—DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE SEC. 302. During the current fiscal year applicable appropriations and funds available to the Department of Commerce shall be available for the activities specified in the Act of October 26, 1949 (15 U.S.C. 1514), to the extent and in the manner prescribed by said Act. SEC. 303. During the current fiscal year appropriations to the Depart- ment of Commerce which are available for salaries and expenses shall be available for hire of passenger motor vehicles; services as author- ized by 5 U.S.C. 3109; and uniforms or allowances therefor, as author- ized by law (5 U.S.C. 5901-5902). SEC. 304. No part of any appropriation contained in this title shall be used for construction of any ship in any foreign country. This title may be cited as the "Department of Commerce Appropria- Citation of title, tion Act, 1978".
9 1 STAT. 4 3 4 PUBLIC LAW 9 5 - 8 6 — A U G . 2, 1977 Judiciary TITLE IV—THE JUDICIARY Appropriation Act, 1977. S U P R E M E COURT OF T H E U N I T E D STATES ^ SALARIES AND EXPENSES F o r expenses necessary for t h e operation of t h e Supreme Court, as required by law, excluding care of the building and grounds, includ- ing purchase, or hire, driving, maintenance and operation of an auto- mobile for the Chief J u s t i c e ; not to exceed $5,000 for official reception and representation expenses; and for miscellaneous expenses, to be expended as t h e Chief Justice may a p p r o v e ; $8,391,000. CARE OF T H E B U I L D I N G AND GROUNDS „ F o r such expenditures as may be necessary t o enable the Architect of the Capitol to carry .out t h e duties imposed upon h i m by t h e Act approved May 7, 1934 (40 U.S.C. 13a-13b), including improvements, maintenance, repairs, equipment, supplies, materials, and appurte- nances ; special clothing for workmen; and personal a n d other services (including temporary labor without reference to the Classification 5 u s e 5101 et and Retirement Acts, as a m e n d e d ) , and for snow removal by h i r e of seq., 8331 et seq. men and equipment or under contract without compliance with section 3709 of the Revised Statutes, as amended (41 U.S.C. 5 ) ; $800,000. COURT OP CUSTOMS AND P A T E N T APPEALS SALARIES AND EXPENSES F o r salaries of t h e chief judge, four associate judges, and all other officers and employees of t h e court, and necessary expenses of t h e court, including exchange of books, and traveling expenses, as m a y be approved by the chief judge, $1,020,000. CUSTOMS COURT SALARIES AND EXPENSES F o r salaries of the chief judge and eight judges; salaries of the officers and employees of the court; services as authorized by 6 U.S.C. 3109; and necessary expenses of the court, including exchange of books and traveling expenses, as may be approved by the c o u r t ; $2,907,000: Provided, T h a t traveling expenses of judges of t h e Customs Court shall be paid upon written certificate of the judge. COURT OF C L A I M S -. , , . ./ '!, SALARIES AND EXPENSES F o r salaries of the chief judge, six associate judges, a n d all other officers and employees of t h e court, and for other necessary expenses, including stenographic and other fees and charges necessary in t h e t a k i n g of testimony, and travel, $3,000,000. COURTS OF A P P E A L S , DISTRICT COURTS, AND O T H E R JUDICIAL SERVICES SALARIES O F JUDGES F o r salaries of circuit judges; district judges (including judges of the district courts of the Virgin Islands, the P a n a m a Canal Zone,
PUBLIC LAW 95-86—AUG. 2, 1977 91 STAT. 435 and Guam); justices and judges retired or resigned under title 28, United States Code, sections 371,372, and 373; and annuities of widows of Justices of the Supreme Court of the United States in accordance with title 28, United States Code, section 375; $39,700,000. SALARIES OF SUPPORTING PERSONNEL For salaries of all officials and employees of the Federal Judiciary, not otherwise specifically provided for, $148,400,000: Provided, That 28 u s e 604 note. the salaries of secretaries and law clerks to circuit and district judges shall not exceed the compensation established in chapter 51 of title 5, United States Code, for General Schedule grade (GS) 10 and grade 5 u s e 5101 et (GS) 12, respectively: Provided further, That (exclusive of step seq, 5332 note. increases corresponding with those provided for by chapter 53 of title 5 of the United States Code, post differential and allowances for 5 u s e 5301 et employees stationed outside the continental United States and in seq. Alaska and of compensation paid for temporary assistance needed because of an emergency) the aggregate salaries paid to secretaries and law clerks appointed by each of the circuit and district judges shall not exceed $67,119 and $40,760 per annum, respectively, except in the case of the chief judge of each circuit and the chief judge of each district court having five or more district judges, in which case the aggregate salaries shall not exceed $82,643 and $52,283 per annum, respectively: Provided further, That the chief judge of each circuit may appoint a senior law clerk to the court at not more than $34,000 per annum, without regard to the limitations referred to above. DEFENDER SERVICES For the operation of Federal Public Defender and Community Defender organizations, and the compensation and reimbursement of expenses of attorneys appointed to represent persons under the Criminal Justice Act of 1964, as amended, $24,000,000, to remain 18 u s e 3006A available until expended. note. FEES o r JURORS AND COMMISSIONERS For fees and expenses of jurors; compensation of jury commis- sioners; and compensation of commissioners appointed in condem- nation cases pursuant to Rule 71A(h) of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure; $23,250,000, to remain available until expended: Provided, That the compensation of land commissioners shall not exceed the daily equivalent of the highest rate payable under Section 5332 of title 5, United States Code. TRAVEL AND MISCELLANEOUS EXPENSES For necessary travel and miscellaneous expenses, not otherwise pro- vided for, incurred by the Judiciary, including the purchase of fire- arms and ammunition, $27,600,000. SALARIES AND EXPENSES OF MAGISTRATES For compensation and expenses of United States Magistrates, including secretarial and clerical assistance, as authorized by 28 U.S.C. 634-635, $17,500,000.
91 STAT. 436 PUBLIC LAW 95-86—AUG. 2, 1977 SALARIES AND EXPENSES OF REFEREES For salaries and expenses of referees as authorized by the Act of June 28, 1946, as amended (11 U.S.C. 68, 102), not to exceed $33,500,000, to be derived from the Referees' salary and expense fund established in pursuance of said Act, and, to the extent of any defi- ciency in said fund, from any monies in the Treasury not otherwise , appropriated. SPACE AND FACILITIES For the rental of space, tenant alterations, and related services for the United States Courts of Appeals and District Courts, the Court A ;. of Customs and Patent Appeals, the Customs Court, the Court of Claims, the Administrative Office of the United States Courts and the Federal Judicial Center, pursuant to the Public Buildings Amend- 40 use 603 note, ments of 1972, Public Law 92-313, June 16, 1972 (86 Stat. 216), $89,700,000. , ^ ^ ,,,,^;,, FURNITURE AND FURNISHINGS For necessary expenses, not otherwise provided for, to provide furniture and furnishings for the United States Courts, including the Administrative Office of the United States Courts and the Federal Judicial Center, $7,500,000, to be available for transfer to the General Services Administration which shall be responsible for administering the program in compliance with standards or guidelines prescribed by the Director of the Administrative Office of the United States Courts under the supervision and direction of the Judicial Conference of the United States. ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE OF THE UNITED STATES COURTS SALARIES AND EXPENSES For necessary expenses of the Administrative Office of the United States Courts, including travel, advertising, and rent in the District of Columbia and elsewhere, $10,500,000. FEDERAL JUDICIAL CENTER SALARIES A N D EXPENSES For necessary expenses of the Federal Judicial Center, as authorized 28 use 620. by Public Law 90-219, $6,550,000. GENERAL PROVISIONS—THE JUDICIARY X SEC. 402. Appropriations and authorizations made in this title which are available for salaries and expenses shall be available for services as authorized by 5 U.S.C. 3109. SEC. 403. Not to exceed $120,000 of the appropriations contained in this title shall be available for the study of rules of practice and procedure. Citation of title. This title may be cited as the "Judiciary Appropriation Act, 1978".
PUBLIC LAW 95-86—AUG. 2, 1977 91 STAT. 437 T I T L E V—RELATED AGENCIES - ARMS CONTROL AND DISARMAMENT AGENCY ARMS CONTROII AND DISARMAMENT ACTIVITIES F o r necessary expenses, not otherwise provided for, for arms control and disarmament activities, including not to exceed $10,000 for official reception and representation expenses, authorized by the Act of Sep- tember 26,1961, as amended (22 U.S.C. 2551 et seq.), $13,600,000. •;. BOARD FOR INTERNATIONAL BROADCASTING „ , • .^ , GRANTS AND EXPENSES F o r expenses of t h e Board for International Broadcasting, includ- ing grants to Radio F r e e E u r o p e and Radio Liberty, $65,900,000, of which $2,000,000, to remain available until expended, shall be avail- able only for fluctuations in foreign currency exchange rates in accord- ance with the provisions of section 8 of the Board for International Broadcasting Act of 1973, as amended. 22 use 2877. COMMISSION ON C I V I L R I G H T S • ;• SALARIES AND EXPENSES F o r expenses necessary for the Commission on Civil Rights, includ- ing hire of passenger motor vehicles, $10,480,000. COMMISSION ON SECURITY AND COOPERATION I N E U R O P E SALARIES AND EXPENSES F o r expenses necessary for the Commission on Security and Coopera- tion in E u r o p e , as authorized by Public L a w 94-304, $347,000, to 22 USC 3001 et remain available until expended. seq. E Q U A L E M P L O Y M E N T OPPORTUNITY COMMISSION SALARIES AND EXPENSES F o r necessary expenses of the E q u a l E m p l o y m e n t Opportunity Commission as authorized by title V I I of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended, including services as authorized by 5 U.S.C. 3109; 42 USC 2000e. hire of passenger motor vehicles; and not to exceed $10,400,000 for payments to State and local agencies for services to t h e Commission pursuant t o title V I I of the Civil Rights Act, as amended; $77,050,000. FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION • SALARIES AND EXPENSES F o r necessary expenses for t h e Federal Communications Commis- sion, as authorized by law, including uniforms or allowances therefor, as authorized by law (5 U.S.C. 5901-5902); not to exceed $325,000 for land and structures; not to exceed $65,000 for improvement and care of grounds and repair t o buildings; not to exceed $1,500 for official reception and representation expenses; purchase (not to exceed six)
91 STAT. 438 PUBLIC LAW 95-86—AUG. 2, 1977 and hire of motor vehicles; special counsel fees; and services as author- ized by 5 U.S.C. 3109; $61,400,000: Provided, That not to exceed $500,000 of the foregoing amount shall remain available until Sep- tember 30,1979 for research and policy studies. ..^ . .„. . FEDERAL MARITIME COMMISSION ^ . ' SALARIES AND EXPENSES • " '" For necessary expenses of the Federal Maritime Commission, includ- ing services as authorized by 5 U.S.C. 3109; hire of passenger motor vehicles; and uniforms or allowances therefor, as authorized by 5 U.S.C. 5901-5902; $9,424,000: Provided, That not to exceed $1,500 shall be available for official reception and representation expenses. ;, FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION i- • . - '" * SALARIES AND EXPENSES For necessary expenses of the Federal Trade Commission, including Tv": 5 V uniforms or allowances therefor, as authorized by 5 U.S.C. 5901-5902; services as authorized by 5 U.S.C. 3109; hire of passenger motor vehicles; and not to exceed $1,500 for official reception and representa- tion expenses; $59,500,000. FOREIGN CLAIMS SETTLEMENT COMMISSION ' SALARIES AND EXPENSES ?,.•• "i:.-:;'^I'i'j •••:H j^V For expenses necessary to carry on the activities of the Foreign Claims Settlement Commission, including services as authorized by 5 U.S.C. 3109; allowances and benefits similar to those provided by 22 use 1131. title I X of the Foreign Service Act of 1946, as amended, as determined by the Commission; expenses of packing, shipping, and storing per- sonal effects of personnel assigned abroad; rental or lease, for such periods as may be necessary, of office space and living quarters for personnel assigned abroad; maintenance, improvement, and repair of properties rented or leased abroad, and furnishing fuel, water, and utilities for such properties; insurance on official motor vehicles abroad; advances of funds abroad; advances or reimbursements to other Government agencies for use of their facilities and services in carrying out the functions of the Commission; hire of motor vehicles ,..,, ... for field use only; and employment of aliens; $920,000. INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION „ ; •• \ " " ' ' ' ' " ' '.''''I -<-•:••-•','••"•""••••••••' SALARIES AND EXPENSES ' ' ' '" •""' "''• For necessary expenses of the International Trade Commission, including hire of passenger motor vehicles and services as authorized by 5 U.S.C. 3109, $11,500,000: Provided, That no part of this appro- priation shall be used to pay the salary of any member of the Interna- tional Trade Commission who shall hereafter participate in any 19 use 1336, proceedings under sections 336, 337, and 338 of the Tariff Act of 1930, 1337, 1338. wherein he or any member of his family has any special, direct, and pecuniary interest, or in which he has acted as attorney or special representative: Provided further, That no part of the foregoing appropriation shall be used for making any special study, investiga- tion, or report at the request of any other agency of the executive
PUBLIC LAW 95-86—AUG. 2, 1977 91 STAT. 439 branch of the Government unless reimbursement is made for the cost thereof. JAPAN-UNITED STATES FRIENDSHIP COMMISSION JAPAN-UNITED STATES FRIENDSHIP TRUST FUND For expenses of the Japan-United States Friendship Commission as authorized by Public Law 94-118, as amended, from the interest 22 USC 2901 earned on the Japan-United States Friendship Trust Fund, $1,000,000, note, to remain available until expended; and an amount of Japanese currency not to exceed the equivalent of $1,000,000 based on exchange rates at the time of payment of such amounts, to remain available until expended: Provided^ That not to exceed a total of $2,000 of such amounts shall be available for official reception and representation expenses. LEGAL SERVICES CORPORATION ' P A Y M E N T T O T H E LEGAL SERVICES CORPORATION For payment to the Legal Services Corporation to carry out the purposes of the Legal Services Corporation Act of 1974, as amended, 42 USC 2996 $205,000,000. note. - - MARINE MAMMAL COMMISSION SALARIES AND EXPENSES For necessary expenses of the Marine Mammal Commission as authorized by title I I of Public Law 92-522, as amended, $900,000. 16 USC 1401. OFFICE OF THE SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR TRADE NEGOTIATIONS SALARIES A N D EXPENSES For expenses necessary for the Office of the Special Representative for Trade Negotiations, including hire of passenger motor vehicles, ^ •' and services as authorized by 5 U.S.C. 3109, $2,680,000. RENEGOTIATION BOARD SALARIES A N D EXPENSES For necessary expenses of the Renegotiation Board, including hire of passenger motor vehicles and services as authorized by 5 U.S.C. 3109, $6,000,000. SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION SALARIES AND EXPENSES For necessary expenses for the Securities and Exchange Commis- sion, including services as authorized by 5 U.S.C. 3109, and not to exceed $2,000 for official reception and representation expenses, $58,100,000. SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION SALARIES A N D EXPENSES For necessary expenses, not otherwise provided for, of the Small Business Administration, including hire of passenger motor vehicles, not to exceed $1,500 for official reception and representation expenses, $164,000,000.
9 1 STAT. 440 PUBLIC LAW 9 5 - 8 6 — A U G . 2, 1977 REVOLVING FUNDS T h e Small Business Administration is hereby authorized to make such expenditures, within the limits of funds and borrowing authority available to the following funds, and in accord with the law, and to make such contracts and commitments without regard t o fiscal year limitations as provided by section 104 of the Government Corporation 31 u s e 849. Control Act, as amended, as may be necessary in carrying out the pro- grams set foith in the budget for the current fiscal year for the "Dis- aster loan fund", the "Business loan and investment fund", the "Lease guarantees revolving fund", the "Pollution control equipment contract guarantees revolving fund" and the "Surety bond guarantees revolv- m g fund". BUSINESS LOAN AND INVESTMENT FUND F o r additional capital for the "Business loan and investment fund", 15 u s e 633. authorized by the Small Business Act, as amended, $605,000,000, to remain available without fiscal year limitation. ,..:- :•, ••.•:,••-• rti !«,*;•! DISASTER LOAN FUND '"'' '•• ^''i f?"'•'.*>^ ^-'^i F o r additional capital for the "Disaster loan fund", authorized by the Small Business Act, as amended, $115,000,000, to remain available without fiscal year limitation. LEASE GUARANTEES REVOLVING F U N D F o r additional capital for the "Lease Guarantees Revolving F u n d " , 15 u s e 694. authorized by the Small Business Investment Act, as amended, $4,000,000, to remain available without fiscal year limitation. SURETY BOND GUARANTEES REVOLVING F U N D F o r additional capital for the "Surety Bond Guarantees Revolving 15 u s e 694c. F u n d " , authorized by the Small Business Investment Act, as amended, $47,000,000, to remain available without fiscal year limitation. U N I T E D STATES INFORMATION AGENCY SALARIES AND EXPENSES F o r expenses necessary to enable the United States Information 22 u s e 1461 Agency, as authorized by Reorganization P l a n No. 8 of 1953, the note. Mutual Educational and Cultural Exchange Act (22 U.S.C. 2451 et seq.), and the United States Information and Educational Exchange Act, as amended (22 U.S.C. 1431 et seq.), to carry out international information activities, including employment, without regard to the civil service and classification laws, of persons on a temporary basis (not to exceed $20,000), and aliens within the United States; salaries, expenses, and allowances of personnel and dependents as authorized by the Foreign Service Act of 1946, as amended (22 U.S.C. 801-1158); entertainment within the United States not to exceed $5,000; purchase for use abroad of (not to exceed sixty-nine, of which forty-four are for replacement o n l y ) , and hire of passenger motor vehicles; services as authorized by 5 U.S.C. 3109; advance of funds notwithstanding sec- tion 3648 of the Revised Statutes, as amended (31 U.S.C. 529); dues for library membership in organizations which issue publications to
PUBLIC LAW 95-86—AUG. 2, 1977 91 STAT. 441 members only, or to members at a price lower than to others; expenses authorized by section 804(14) of the United States Information and Educational Exchange Act, as amended (22 U.S.C. 1474); radio activities and acquisition and production of motion pictures and visual materials and purchase or rental of technical equipment and facilities therefor, narration, scriptwriting, translation, and engineering serv- ices, by contract or otherwise; and purchase of objects for presentation to foreign governments, schools, or organizations; $262,000,000: Pro- vided^ That not to exceed $290,000 may be used for representation abroad: Provided further^ That passenger motor vehicles used abroad exclusively for the purposes of this appropriation may be replaced in accordance with section 201(c) of the Act of June 30, 1949 (40 U.S.C. 481(c)), and the cost, including the exchange allowance, of each such replacement, shall not exceed such amounts as may be otherwise pro- , vided by law (except that right-hand drive vehicles may be purchased without regard to any maximum price limitation otherwise established by law) : Provided further^ That, notwithstanding the provisions of 22 USC 1461b. section 3679 of the Revised Statutes, as amended (31 U.S.C. 665), the United States Information Agency is authorized, in making contracts for the use of international shortwave radio stations and facilities, to agree on behalf of the United States to indemnify the owners and operators of said radio stations and facilities from such funds as may be hereafter appropriated for the purpose against loss or damage on account of injury to persons or property arising from such use of said radio stations and facilities. SALARIES AND EXPENSES (SPECIAL FOREIGN CURRENCY PROGRAM) For payments in foreign currencies which the Treasury Department determines to be excess to the normal requirements of the United States, for necessary expenses of the United States Information Agency, as authorized by law, including Section 804(14) of the United States Information and Educational Exchange Act, as amended (22 U.S.C. 1474), $7,057,000, to remain available until expended. SPECIAL INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITIONS For expenses necessary to carry out the functions of the United States Information Agency under section 102(a)(3) of the Mutual Educational and Cultural Exchange Act of 1961 (22 U.S.C. 2451 et seq.), $4,360,000, to remain available until expended: Provided^ That not to exceed a total of $6,500 may be expended for representa- tion. ACQUISITION AND CONSTRUCTION OF RADIO FACILITIES For an additional amount for the purchase, rent, construction, and improvement of facilities for radio transmission and reception, pur- chase and installation of necessary equipment for radio transmission and reception, without regard to the provisions of the Act of June 30, 1932 (40 U.S.C. 278a), and acquisition of land and interests in land by purchase, lease, rental, or otherwise, $13,032,000, to remain avail- able until expended: Provided^ That this appropriation shall be avail- able for acquisition of land outside the continental United States without regard to section 355 of the Revised Statutes (40 U.S.C. 255) and title to any land so acquired shall be approved by the Director of the United States Information Agency.
91 STAT. 442 PUBLIC LAW 95-86—AUG. 2, 1977 T I T L E VI—SUPPLEMENTAL A P P E O P R I A T I O N S , 1977 For additional amounts for the fiscal year 1977 for increased pay costs authorized or pursuant to law, and other purposes to be imme- diately available, as follows: DEPARTMENT OF STATE INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS AND CONFERENCES "Missions to international organizations," $145,000; INTERNATIONAL COMMISSIONS "American sections,dnternational commissions," $20,000; i :, DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE , GENERAL ADMINISTRATION ' SALARIES AND EXPENSES, GENERAL ADMINISTRATION For an additional amount for "Salaries and expenses, general administration", $147,000, to be derived by transfer from "Salaries and expenses, Community Relations Services". LEGAL ACTIVITIES « ' • ' • ANTITRUST DIVISION ' For salaries and expenses to provide antitrust enforcement grants to the States authorized by section 309 of the Omnibus Crime Control 42 use 3739. and Safe Streets Act of 1968, as amended, $1,000,000. THE JUDICIARY COURT OF CUSTOMS AND PATENT APPEALS "Salaries and expenses," $41,000; CUSTOMS COURT , "Salaries a n d expenses," $73,000; ''" •'••'. COURT OF CLAIMS "Salaries and expenses," $159,000; ^"' - ; ^: • COURTS OF APPEALS, DISTRICT COURTS, AND OTHER J U D I C I A L SERVICES "Salaries of judges," $4,300,000; "Salaries of supporting personnel," $249,000; "Salaries and expenses of United States Magistrates," $450,000; "Salaries and expenses of referees," $1,435,000; ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE OF T H E UNITED STATES COURTS "Salaries and expenses," $53,000; ,;
PUBLIC LAW 95-86—AUG. 2, 1977 91 STAT. 443 FEDERAL JUDICIAL CENTER "Salaries and expenses," $20,000; RELATED AGENCIES ARMS CONTROL AND DISARMAMENT AGENCY "Arms control and disarmament activities," $220,000. BOARD FOR INTERNATIONAL BROADCASTING "Grants and Expenses", $3,350,000, to remain available until expended, which shall be available only for fluctuations in foreign currency exchange rates in accordance with the provisions of section 8 of the Board for International Broadcasting Act of 1973, as amended. 22 use 2877. SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION SALARIES AND EXPENSES For an additional amount for "Salaries and Expenses", $500,000 to be transferred from the Disaster Loan Fund. DISASTER LOAN FUND For additional capital for the "Disaster Loan Fund", authorized by the Small Business Act, as amended, $200,000,000 to remain available 15 USC 633. without fiscal year limitation. T I T L E VII—GENERAL PROVISIONS SEC. 701. No part of any appropriation contained in this Act shall Publicity or be used for publicity or propaganda purposes not authorized by the propaganda. Congress. SEC. 702. No part of any appropriation contained in this Act shall Foreign currency be used to administer any program which is funded in whole or in part funded programs, from foreign currencies or credits for which a specific dollar appro- priation therefor has not been made. SEC. 703. 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. 704. No part of the funds appropriated by this Act shall be Convicted rioters, used to pay the salary of any Federal employee who is finally convicted payment in any Federal, State, or local court of competent jurisdiction, of prohibitions, inciting, promoting, or carrying on a riot resulting in material damage to property or injury to persons, found to be in violation of Federal, State, or local laws designed to protect persons or property in the community concerned. SEC. 705. No part of the funds appropriated under this Act shall be Funds to campus used to provide a loan, guarantee of a loan, a grant, the salary of, or disrupters, any remuneration whatever to any individual applying for admission, prohibitions, attending, employed by, teaching at or doing research at an institution of higher education who has engaged in conduct on or after August 1, 1969, which involves the use of (or the assistance to others in the use of) force or the threat of force or the seizure of property under the control of an institution of higher education, to require or prevent the availability of certain curriculum, or to prevent the faculty, adminis- trative officials or students in such institution from engaging in their duties or pursuing their studies at such institution.
91 STAT. 444 PUBLIC LAW 95-86—AUG. 2, 1977 Alleged selective SEC. 706. None of the funds appropriated or otherwise made avail- service violators. able in this Act shall be obligated or expended for salaries or expenses in connection with the dismissal of any pending indictments for viola- 50 u s e app. 451. tions of the Military Selective Service Act alleged to have occurred between August 4,1964 and March 28,1973, or the termination of any investigation now pending alleging violations of the Military Selective Service Act between August 4,1964 and March 28,1973, or permitting any person to enter the United States who is or may be precluded from entering the United States under 8 U.S.C. 1182(a) (22) or under any other law, by reason of having committed or apparently committed any violation of the Military Selective Service Act. SEC. 707. None of the funds appropriated or otherwise made avail- able in this Act shall be obligated or expended to make a commitment to provide any reparations, aid, or credits to Vietnam, Cambodia, or Laos. Settlement of SEC. 708. No part of any appropriation contained in this Act shall property be used for the purpose of negotiating a settlement of United States confiscated by claims against private property confiscated by the Cuban Government Cuba. at less than the principal value, giving full consideration to the amounts certified by the United States Foreign Claims Settlement Commission on July 6,1972. Short title. This Act may be cited as the "Departments of State, Justice, and Commerce, the Judiciary, and Related Agencies Appropriation Act, 1978". Approved August 2, 1977. , LEGISLATIVE HISTORY: HOUSE REPORTS: No. 95-382 (Comm. on Appropriations) and No. 95-476 (Coram, of Conference). SENATE REPORT No. 95-285 (Comm. on Appropriations). CONGRESSIONAL RECORD, Vol. 123 (1977): June 10, 13, considered and passed House. .. June 24, considered and passed Senate, amended. July 18, House agreed to conference report; concurred in certain Senate amendments with an amendment. July 19, Senate agreed to conference report; concurred in House amendment. WEEKLY COMPILATION OF PRESIDENTIAL DOCUMENTS, Vol. 13, No. 32: Aug. 3, Presidential statement.