Limits the expenditure of any appropriation under this Act for any consulting service through procurement contract to those contracts where such expenditures are a matter of public record, except where otherwise provided under existing law or Executive Order. Sets forth limitations on the use of funds appropriated for salaries and expenses under this Act. Prohibits the use of funds appropriated under this Act for any loan, loan guarantee, grant, salary, or other remuneration for any individual applying for admission, 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 curricula, or to prevent the faculty, administrative officials, or students in such institution from engaging in their duties or pursuing their studies at such institution.
Authorizes the Secretaries of Labor, Education, and Health and Human Services to transfer unexpended balances of prior appropriations to accounts corresponding to current appropriations provided in this Act, provided that such transferred balances are used for the same purposes, and for the same periods of time, for which they were originally appropriated.
Prohibits any part of any appropriation contained in this Act from:
(1) remaining available for obligation beyond the current fiscal year, unless expressly provided;
(2) being used for publicity or propaganda to support or defeat legislation pending before Congress, except in presentation to the Congress itself or for normal and recognized executive-legislative relationships;
(3) being used to pay for activities by grant or contract recipients or their agents designed to influence legislation or appropriations pending before the Congress; or
(4) being used for research, experimental, or other activities presenting a danger to participants or subjects, without their written, informed consent (or that of parents or legal guardians, in the case of minors).
Authorizes the Secretaries of Labor, of Education, and of Health and Human Services to make available specified funds for official reception and representation expenses.
Authorizes the Director of the Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service and the Chairman of the National Mediation Board to make available specified amounts for such expenses.
Declares that certain provisions of Public Law 97-276 shall be deemed to charge no amount appropriated by specified sections of such public law to any appropriation, fund, or authorization contained in this or any other measure whenever enacted.
(End of "Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education and Related Agencies Appropriation Act, 1983").
Title XVI: Makes continuing appropriations at the current rate for:
(1) health planning activities under the Public Health Service Act;
(2) activities under the Comprehensive Employment and Training Act; and
(3) program administration activities in the Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration. Makes continuing appropriations for activities which were conducted in FY 1982, for which provision was made in the Energy and Water Development Act, 1982, at the current rate of operations.
Prohibits the use of such funds for:
(1) changing the normal operation and maintenance required for any civil works project under Department of Defense-Civil, Department of the Army, Corps of Engineers-Civil, Operation and Maintenance, General, and the operation and maintenance activities funded in Flood Control, Mississippi River and Tributaries;
(2) any project or activity for which appropriations, funds, or other authority were not available during FY 1982 without prior approval of the Committees on Appropriations;
(3) a waterway extending the Tennessee Tombigbee project south; or
(4) any action which would result in a significant reduction of the employment levels for any program or activity of the Department of Energy below the employment levels in effect on September 30, 1982.
Limits the annual rate for new obligational authority of the Department of Energy for Atomic Energy Defense Activities. Limits the use of funds for a navigation opening at the Franklin Ferry Bridge, Jefferson County, Alabama. Makes continuing appropriations to the Department of Housing and Urban Development for:
(1) annual contributions for assisted housing;
(2) the Housing for the Elderly or Handicapped Fund; and
(3) the Federal Housing Administration Fund. Rescinds specified funds appropriated to the Department for rent supplements.
Appropriates funds for the special assistance functions fund of the Government National Mortgage Association. Makes continuing appropriations as necessary for the following appropriation Acts:
(1) the Department of the Interior and Related Agencies Appropriation Act, 1983, as reported from conference on December 17, 1982;
(2) the Department of Agriculture, Rural Development and Related Agencies Appropriation Act, 1983, as reported from conference on December 10, 1982.
Declares that appropriations and funds made available and authority granted under this joint resolution shall be available from December 17, 1982, until September 30, 1983, unless the appropriations Acts are enacted earlier.
Limits the rate of pay for prevailing rate United States employees for specified periods during FY 1983.
Declares that such limitations shall not apply to any increase in a wage schedule or rate which is required by the terms of a contract entered into before enactment of this Act. Declares that such limitations shall not apply to wage adjustments for prevailing rate supervisors provided by the supervisory pay plan.
Prohibits any part of any appropriation from being available for any agency to pay the Administrator of the General Services Administration a higher rate per square foot for rental of space and services than the current rate.
Repeals certain limitations on Veterans Administration medical automatic data processing services carried in the Department of Housing and Urban Development-Independent Agencies Appropriation Act, 1983.
Makes moneys deposited into the National Defense Stockpile Transaction Fund under the Strategic and Critical Materials Stock Piling Act available, subject to limitations, for the acquisition of strategic and critical materials.
Makes optional instead of mandatory the public availability of the interim findings of the Commission on Wartime Relocation and Internment of Civilians. Requires the Postal Service to continue six-day delivery of mail and rural delivery of mail at 1982 levels.
Makes appropriations to the Postal Service Fund sufficient to maintain, at Step 14, all postal rates for all preferred rate mailers.
Prohibits, before expiration of this resolution, any reduction in the amount of grants to a State for aid to families with dependent children (under title IV of the Social Security Act) solely because such State has failed to set up an approved child support and establishment of paternity program.
Prohibits the use of funds, except as authorized by Congress, to study the possibility of changing from "at cost" to a "market rate" (or some other noncost-based) method for the pricing of hydroelectric power by Federal authorities.
Approves expenditures from the Bonneville Power Administration Fund for:
(1) construction of Boundary Integration and Colville Valley Support;
(2) official reception and representation expenses; and
(3) conservation and renewable resource loans and grants as specified in the Pacific Northwest Electric Power Planning and Conservation Act. Makes appropriations to the Department of the Treasury for salaries and expenses of the:
(1) Bureau of Government Financial Operations;
(2) United States Customs Service;
(3) United States Secret Service; and
(4) Internal Revenue Service. Prohibits the use of such funds to close specified Customs offices or to consolidate or reduce personnel, programs or functions of such offices.
Prohibits the use of the funds for the enforcement of any Internal Revenue Ruling relating to the imposition of a tax on the unrelated business income on tax-exempt organizations with respect to revenues generated as a result of the North Dakota Century Code Chapter 53-06.
Makes funds available to the Federal Buildings Fund of the General Services Administration for the rental of space.
Prohibits the use of any of the funds provided by this joint resolution to:
(1) the Internal Revenue Service to reduce the number of positions allocated to taxpayer service activities below the FY 1982 levels; or
(2) the General Services Administration (GSA) for the contracting out of any service presently performed by GSA employees.
Allows GSA to initiate new construction, purchase, advance design, and repairs and alteration line-item projects included in the Treasury, Postal Service and General Government Appropriation Act, 1983, as passed by the House or as reported to the Senate. Establishes in the Department of Commerce the position of Director General of the United States and Foreign Commercial Services, appointed by the President, with the advice and consent of the Senate. Prohibits the use of funds to enter into a restructured contract of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration for tracking and data relay satellite services if the estimated cost exceeds a specified amount, unless approved by the Committees on Appropriations. Makes permanent law H. Res. 611, 97th Congress, relating to the House of Representatives Page Board. Requires the transfer of certain funds from the Department of Defense to the Department of Education for the Highland Falls-Fort Montgomery, New York central school district.
Prohibits the use of any funds provided by this joint resolution to deny or reduce Supplemental Security Income or Aid to Families with Dependent Children benefits because of home energy assistance provided by a private nonprofit organization, or any entity whose revenues are primarily derived on a rate-of-return basis regulated by a State or Federal governmental body, if the State certifies that such assistance was based on need.
Makes specified provisions of the Legislative Branch Appropriation Act, 1983, as reported on September 22, 1982, applicable until September 30, 1983.
Limits salary increases for Members of Congress and other senior executive, judicial, and legialtive positions.
Makes appropriations to the Federal Labor Relations Authority. Directs the Secretary of the Treasury to instruct the United States Executive Directors of the World Bank to oppose any assistance for the production of any export commodity if it is in surplus or world markets and if such assistance will cause substantial injury to United States producers of the same, similar, or competing commodity.
Prohibits the use of any funds other than those earmarked for operating expenses of the Agency for International Development from being used to finance such expenses.
Denies the availability of funds to any country which the President determines is not taking adequate steps to prevent narcotic drugs and other controlled substances from entering the United States unlawfully.
Allocates a specified percentage of funds made available to carry out the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 available for FY 1983 for loans to countries whose annual per capita gross national product falls within certain limits.
Sets forth the terms of such loans.
Declares that the Government contribution for health benefits plans for the Vice President, Senators, and officers and employees of the Senate shall be paid from the contingent fund of the Senate out of the "miscellaneous items" account.
Subjects any commuter authority operating commuter service transferred from the Consolidated Rail Corporation (Conrail) to specified laws.
Makes Conrail employees who are deprived of employment by assumption or discontinuance of intercity passenger service by Amtrak eligible for employee protection benefits under the Regional Rail Reorganization Act of 1973.
Declares that the provisions of the Treasury, Postal Service, and General Government Appropriation Act, 1983, which prohibit the inclusion of abortion coverage in Federal employee health plans, shall not apply to funds appropriated or otherwise made available by this joint resolution.
Prohibits the sale, lease, or rental of Fort DeRussy, Hawaii. Terminates the authorization for the water project on Bradley Lake, Alaska. Appropriates additional funds for carrying out the Runaway and Homeless Youth Act. Makes appropriations for payments to the Alaska Railroad Revolving Fund for capital improvements, replacements, operations, and maintenance.
Prohibits the use of funds to collect copyright royalty fees at a specified rate from certain cable systems for the carriage of certain distant signal equivalents while a specified decision by the Copyright Royalty Tribunal (Docket Numbered 81-2, October 20, 1982) is under appeal or review.
Declares that certain payments for local educational agencies in Montana for fiscal year 1983 shall be computed from corrected 1981 financial data if certain conditions are met.
Makes certain personnel at the Federal Aviation Administration Academy eligible for premium pay.
Prohibits the sale or disposal or the Naval and Marine Corps Reserve Center at Beavertail Point, Rhode Island. Amends the Social Security Act to waive certain requirements for State programs under the Supplemental Security Income program, if certain payments expenditure levels are maintained.
Appropriates funds to carry out low income home energy assistance under the Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1981.
Directs the Secretary of Transportation to withdraw from the Interstate Highway System certain planned highway segments in New Jersey, and to designate portions of the New Jersey Turnpike as part of the Interstate System. Requires the Secretary of the Interior to make reclamation grants to States within 60 days of receipt of a complete abandoned mine reclamation grant application under the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act. Makes funds for the President's Commission for the Study of Ethical Problems in Medicine and Biomedical and Behavioral Research available until March 31, 1983.
Exempts the transportation of broken, crushed, or powdered glass from Interstate Commerce Commission jurisdiction.
Prohibits the use of funds for any new Senate office buildings, except the Hart Building. Prohibits the use of United States funds in any international programs to aid the Palestine Liberation Organization, the Southwest Africa Peoples Organization, or Cuba. Directs the Secretary of Energy to exercise his remedial authority under the Emergency Petroleum Allocation Act of 1973 to disburse specified funds to the Governors or Chief Executive Officers of the States. Sets forth a formula for determining the ratio on which such disbursements shall be based.
Makes such disbursements available for energy programs of the States. Provides for benefit payments to surviving spouses and dependent children of certain members of the Armed Forces who died on active duty before August 13, 1981, or who died later as a result of a service-connected disability incurred or aggravated before such date.
Authorizes the Secretary of Commerce to permit, upon the request from Tacoma, Washington, the sale or lease of the Pantages Centre for the Performing Arts building.
Makes appropriations for activities of the White House Conference on Productivity. Makes additional funds available for the International Atomic Energy Agency, provided that Israel is allowed to participate.
Authorizes additional funds to carry out low-income home energy assistance under the Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1981.
Declares the sense of the Congress that the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve and the Federal Open Market Committee should continue to take such actions as necessary to achieve and maintain a level of interest rates low enough to generate significant economic growth and reduce the current intolerable level of unemployment.
Appropriates additional funds for employment and training assistance under the Job Training Partnership Act. Prohibits the transfer of United States defense equipment, materials or technology to foreign countries without the assurances that such countries will not transfer such equipment in violation of agreements to any Communist country.
Authorizes appropriations for the fish hatchery at Ennis, Montana. Exempts the sale of .22 calibre rimfire ammunition from certain record keeping requirements.
Authorizes additional appropriations for the National Foundation on the Arts and the Humanities for grants to support social science and historical studies of international labor issues.
Appropriates funds for National Park Service construction.