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H.R. 3467 (97th): Arms Control and Disarmament Amendments Act of 1982


The text of the bill below is as of Oct 15, 1982 (Passed Congress).


PUBLIC LAW 97-339—OCT. 15, 1982                                96 STAT. 1635

Public Law 97-839
97th Congress
                                  An Act
To authorize appropriations under the Arms Control and Disarmament Act, and for    Oct. 15, 1982
                                  other purposes.                                   [H.R. 3467]

  Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the
United States of America in Congress assembled, That this Act may                 Arms Control
be cited as the "Arms Control and Disarmament Amendments Act                      and
                                                                                  Disarmament
of 1982".                                                                         Amendments
  SEC. 2. (a) Section 49(a) of the Arms Control and Disarmament Act               Act of 1982.
(22 U.S.C. 2589(a)) is amended to read as follows:                                22 u s e 2551
                                                                                  note.
   "SEC. 49. (a) To carry out the purposes of this Act, there are
authorized to be appropriated—
       "(1) for the fiscal year 1982, $18,268,000,
       "(2) for the fiscal year 1983, $19,893,852, and
       "(3) such additional amounts, for each such fiscal year, as may
     be necessary for increases in salary, pay, retirement, other
     employee benefits authorized by law, and other nondiscretion-
     ary costs, and to offset adverse fluctuations in foreign currency
     exchange rates.
Amounts appropriated under this subsection are authorized to
remain available until expended.".
   SEC. 3. Section 45(a) of the Arms Control and Disarmament Act (22
U.S.C. 2535(a)) is amended by inserting the following new sentence                22 u s e 2585.
after the second sentence thereof: "In the case of persons detailed
from other Government agencies, the Director may accept the
results of full-field background security and loyalty investigations
conducted by the Department of Defense or the Department of State
as the basis for the determination required by this subsection that
the person is not a security risk or of doubtful loyalty.".

96 STAT. 1636 PUBLIC LAW 97-339—OCT. 15, 1982 SEC. 4. Section 31(c) of the Arms Control and Disarmament Act (22 U.S.C. 2571) is amended by inserting "and of all aspects of antisatel- lite activities" immediately before the semicolon. Approved October 15, 1982. LEGISLATIVE HISTORY—H.R. 3467 (S. 1193): HOUSE REPORT No. 97-55 (Comm. on Foreign Affairs). SENATE REPORT No. 97-430 (Comm. on Foreign Relations). CONGRESSIONAL RECORD: Vol. 127 (1981): June 8, considered and passed House. Vol. 128 (1982): Oct. 1, considered and passed Senate, amended; House agreed to Senate amendment.