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paragraph, and such funds received from other cal year, 1999 shall be made available for obliga personnel or funds on either a temporary or Government agencies shall remain available tion in fiscal year 2000.

long-term basis above the level of 33 personnel: until expended.

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

Provided further, That no general administraPUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS FACILITIES,

tive charge shall be applied against any as

TECHNOLOGY ADMINISTRATION
PLANNING AND CONSTRUCTION

signed activity included in this Act and, furUNDER SECRETARY FOR TECHNOLOGY/OFFICE OF For grants authorized by section 392 of the

ther, that any direct administrative expenses

TECHNOLOGY POLICY Communications Act of 1934, as amended,

applied against assigned activities shall be lim

SALARIES AND EXPENSES $26,500,000, to remain available until expended

ited to five percent of the funds provided for as authorized by section 391 of the Act, as

For necessary expenses for the Under Sec that assigned activity: Provided further, That of amended: Provided, That not to exceed

retary for Technology/Office of Technology Pol the amount made available under this heading $1,800,000 shall be available for program adminicy, $7,972,000.

for the National Marine Fisheries Services Paistration as authorized by section 391 of the Act: NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF STANDARDS AND

cific Salmon Treaty Program, $5,000,000 is apProvided further, That notwithstanding the

TECHNOLOGY

propriated for a Southern Boundary and provisions of section 391 of the Act, the prior

Transboundary Rivers Restoration Fund, sub

SCIENTIFIC AND TECHNICAL RESEARCH AND year unobligated balances may be made avail

SERVICES

ject to express authorization. able for grants for projects for which applica

In addition, for necessary retired pay ex

For necessary expenses of the National Institions have been submitted and approved during tute of Standards and Technology, $283,132,000,

penses under the Retired Serviceman's Family any fiscal year: Provided further, That, here to remain available until expended, of which

Protection and Survivor Benefits Plan, and for after, notwithstanding any other provision of

payments for medical care of retired personnel not to exceed $282,000 may be transferred to the law, the Pan-Pacific Education and CommuWorking Capital Fund.

and their dependents under the Dependents nication Experiments by Satellite (PEACESAT)

Medical Care Act (10 U.S.C. ch. 55), such sums

INDUSTRIAL TECHNOLOGY SERVICES Program is eligible to compete for Public Tele

as may be necessary. communications Facilities, Planning and Con

For necessary expenses of the Manufacturing

PROCUREMENT, ACQUISITION AND CONSTRUCTION struction funds.

Extension Partnership of the National Institute
of Standards and Technology, $104,836,000, to

(INCLUDING TRANSFERS OF FUNDS)
INFORMATION INFRASTRUCTURE GRANTS
remain available until expended.

For procurement, acquisition and construction For grants authorized by section 392 of the

In addition, for necessary expenses of the Ad of capital assets, including alteration and modiCommunications Act of 1934, as amended,

vanced Technology Program of the National In fication costs, of the National Oceanic and At$15,500,000, to remain available until expended

stitute

of Standards and Technology, mospheric Administration, $589,067,000, to reas authorized by section 391 of the Act, as

$142,600,000, to remain available until expended, main available until expended: Provided, That amended: Provided, That not exceed

of which not to exceed $50,700,000 shall be avail unexpended balances of amounts previously $3,000,000 shall be available for program admin

able for the award of new grants, and of which made available in the "Operations, Research, istration and other support activities as author

not to exceed $500,000 may be transferred to the and Facilities" account for activities funded ized by section 391: Provided further, That, of "Working Capital Fund.

under this heading may be transferred to and the funds appropriated herein, not to exceed 5

CONSTRUCTION OF RESEARCH FACILITIES

merged with this account, to remain available percent may be available for telecommunications

until expended for the purposes for which the research activities for projects related directly to For construction of new research facilities, in

funds were originally appropriated. the development of a national information in cluding architectural and engineering design,

PACIFIC COASTAL SALMON RECOVERY frastructure: Provided further, That, notwith and for renovation of existing facilities, not othstanding the requirements of section 392(a) and erwise provided for the National Institute of For necessary expenses associated with the 392(c) of the Act, these funds may be used for

Standards and Technology, as authorized by 15 restoration of Pacific salmon populations and the planning and construction of telecommuni U.S.C. 278c-278e, $108,414,000, to remain avail the implementation of the 1999 Pacific Salmon cations networks for the provision of edu

able until expended: Provided, That of the Treaty Agreement between the United States cational, cultural, health care, public informa amounts provided under this heading, and Canada, $50,000,000. tion, public safety, or other social services: Pro $84,916,000 shall be available for obligation and

COASTAL ZONE MANAGEMENT FUND vided further, That notwithstanding any other expenditure only after submission of a plan for

Of amounts collected pursuant to section 308 provision of law, no entity that receives tele the expenditure of these funds, in accordance

of the Coastal Zone Management Act of 1972 (16 communications services at preferential rates with section 605 of this Act.

U.S.C. 1456a), not to exceed $4,000,000, for purunder section 254(h) of the Act (47 U.S.C. NATIONAL OCEANIC AND ATMOSPHERIC

poses

set forth in sections 308(b)(2)(A), 254(h)) or receives assistance under the regional

ADMINISTRATION

308(b)(2)(B)(V), and 315(e) of such Act. information sharing systems grant program of

OPERATIONS, RESEARCH, AND FACILITIES

PROMOTE AND DEVELOP FISHERY PRODUCTS AND the Department of Justice under part M of title

(INCLUDING TRANSFERS OF FUNDS)

RESEARCH PERTAINING TO AMERICAN FISHERIES I of the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 (42 U.S.C. 3796h) may use funds For necessary expenses of activities author

FISHERIES PROMOTIONAL FUND ized by law for the National Oceanic and Atunder a grant under this heading to cover any

(RESCISSION) costs of the entity that would otherwise be covmospheric Administration, including mainte

All unobligated balances available in the ered by such preferential rates or such assistnance, operation, and hire of aircraft; grants,

Fisheries Promotional Fund are rescinded: Proance, as the case may be.

contracts, or other payments to nonprofit orga-
nizations for the purposes of conducting activi-

vided, That all obligated balances are transPATENT AND TRADEMARK OFFICE

ferred to the Operations, Research, and Facilities pursuant to cooperative agreements; and re

tiesaccount. SALARIES AND EXPENSES

location of facilities as authorized by 33 U.S.C. For necessary expenses of the Patent and 883i, $1,658,189,000, to remain available until ex

FISHERMEN'S CONTINGENCY FUND Trademark Office provided for by law, including pended: Provided, That fees and donations re For carrying out the provisions of title IV of defense of suits instituted against the Commis ceived by the National Ocean Service for the Public Law 95–372, not to exceed $953,000, to be sioner of Patents and Trademarks, $755,000,000, management of the national marine sanctuaries derived from receipts collected pursuant to that to remain available until expended: Provided, may be retained and used for the salaries and Act, to remain available until expended. That of this amount, $755,000,000 shall be de expenses associated with those activities, not

FOREIGN FISHING OBSERVER FUND rived from offsetting collections assessed and withstanding 31 U.S.C. 3302: Provided further, collected pursuant to 15 U.S.C. 1113 and 35 That in addition, $68,000,000 shall be derived by

For expenses necessary to carry out the proviU.S.C. 41 and 376, and shall be retained and transfer from the fund entitled Promote and

sions of the Atlantic Tunas Convention Act of used for necessary expenses in this appropria Develop Fishery Products and Research Per

1975, as amended (Public Law 96–339), the Magtion: Provided further, That the sum herein ap

nuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Mantaining to American Fisheries: Provided furpropriated from the General Fund shall be re ther, That grants to States pursuant to sections

agement Act of 1976, as amended (Public Law duced as such offsetting collections are received

100-627), and the American Fisheries Promotion 306 and 306 A of the Coastal Zone Management during fiscal year 2000, so as to result in a final Act of 1972, as amended, shall not exceed

Act (Public Law 96–561), to be derived from the fiscal year 2000 appropriation from the General $2,000,000: Provided further, That not to exceed

fees imposed under the foreign fishery observer Fund estimated at $0: Provided further, That, $31,439,000 shall be expended for Executive Di

program authorized by these Acts, not to exceed during fiscal year 2000, should the total amount rection and Administration, which consists of

$189,000, to remain available until expended. of offsetting fee collections be less than the Offices of the Under Secretary, the Execu

FISHERIES FINANCE PROGRAM ACCOUNT $755,000,000, the total amounts available to the tive Secretariat, Policy and Strategic Planning, For the cost of direct loans, $338,000, as auPatent and Trademark Office shall be reduced International Affairs, Legislative Affairs, Public thorized by the Merchant Marine Act of 1936, as accordingly: Provided further, That any amount Affairs, Sustainable Development, the Chief Sci amended: Provided, That such costs, including received in excess of $755,000,000 in fiscal year entist, and the General Counsel: Provided fur the cost of modifying such loans, shall be as de2000 shall remain available until expended: Pro ther, That the aforementioned offices, excluding fined in section 502 of the Congressional Budget vided further, That of the amount in excess of the Office of the General Counsel, shall not be Act of 1974: Provided further, That none of the $755,000,000 referred to in the previous proviso, augmented by personnel details, temporary funds made available under this heading may be $229,000,000 shall not be available for obligation transfers of personnel on either a reimbursable used for direct loans for any new fishing vessel until October 1, 2000: Provided further, That not or nonreimbursable basis or any other type of that will increase the harvesting capacity in to exceed $116,000,000 from fees collected in fis formal or informal transfer or reimbursement of any United States fishery.

GENERAL ADMINISTRATION

SALARIES AND EXPENSES For expenses necessary for the general administration of the Department of Commerce provided for by law, including not to exceed $3,000 for official entertainment, $31,500,000.

OFFICE OF INSPECTOR GENERAL For necessary expenses of the Office of Inspector General in carrying out the provisions of the Inspector General Act of 1978, as amended (5 U.S.C. App. 1-11 as amended by Public Law 100–504), $20,000,000. GENERAL PROVISIONS-DEPARTMENT OF

COMMERCE SEC. 201. During the current fiscal year, applicable appropriations and funds made available to the Department of Commerce by this Act 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 the Act, and, notwithstanding 31 U.S.C. 3324, may be used for advanced payments not otherwise authorized only upon the certification of officials designated by the Secretary of Commerce that such payments are in the public interest.

SEC. 202. During the current fiscal year, appropriations made available to the Department of Commerce by this Act for salaries and expenses shall be available for hire of passenger motor vehicles as authorized by 31 U.S.C. 1343 and 1344; services as authorized by 5 U.S.C. 3109; and uniforms or allowances therefore, as authorized by law (5 U.S.C. 5901-5902).

SEC. 203. None of the funds made available by this Act may be used to support the hurricane reconnaissance aircraft and activities that are under the control of the United States Air Force or the United States Air Force Reserve.

SEC. 204. None of the funds provided in this or any previous Act, or hereinafter made available to the Department of Commerce, shall be available to reimburse the Unemployment Trust Fund or any other fund or account of the Treasury to pay for any expenses authorized by section 8501 of title 5, United States Code, for services performed by individuals appointed to temporary positions within the Bureau of the Census for purposes relating to the decennial censuses of population.

SEC. 205. Not to exceed 5 percent of any appropriation made available for the current fiscal year for the Department of Commerce in this Act may be transferred between such appropriations, but no such appropriation shall be increased by more than 10 percent by any such transfers: Provided, That any transfer pursuant to this section shall be treated as a reprogramming of funds under section 605 of this Act and shall not be available for obligation or expenditure except in compliance with the procedures set forth in that section.

SEC. 206. (a) Should legislation be enacted to dismantle or reorganize the Department of Commerce, or any portion thereof, the Secretary of Commerce, no later than 90 days thereafter, shall submit to the Committees on Appropriations of the House of Representatives and the Senate a plan for transferring funds provided in this Act to the appropriate successor organizations: Provided, That the plan shall include a proposal for transferring or rescinding funds appropriated herein for agencies or programs terminated under such legislation: Provided further, That such plan shall be transmitted in accordance with section 605 of this Act.

(b) The Secretary of Commerce or the appropriate head of any successor organization(s) may use any available funds to carry out legislation dismantling or reorganizing the Department of Commerce, or any portion thereof, to cover the costs of actions relating to the abolishment, reorganization, or transfer of functions and any related personnel action, including voluntary separation incentives if authorized by such legislation: Provided, That the authority to transfer funds between appropriations accounts that may be necessary to carry out this section

is provided in addition to authorities included under section 205 of this Act: Provided further, That use of funds to carry out this section shall be treated as a reprogramming of funds under section 605 of this Act and shall not be available for obligation or expenditure except in compliance with the procedures set forth in that section.

SEC. 207. Any costs incurred by a Department or agency funded under this title resulting from personnel actions taken in response to funding reductions included in this title or from actions taken for the care and protection of loan collateral or grant property shall be absorbed within the total budgetary resources available to such Department or agency: Provided, That the authority to transfer funds between appropriations accounts as may be necessary to carry out this section is provided in addition to authorities included elsewhere in this Act: Provided further, That use of funds to carry out this section shall be treated as a reprogramming of funds under section 605 of this Act and shall not be available for obligation or expenditure except in compliance with the procedures set forth in that section.

SEC. 208. The Secretary of Commerce may award contracts for hydrographic, geodetic, and photogrammetric surveying and mapping services in accordance with title IX of the Federal Property and Administrative Services Act of 1949 (40 U.S.C. 541 et seq.).

SEC. 209. The Secretary of Commerce may use the Commerce franchise fund for expenses and equipment necessary for the maintenance and operation of such administrative services as the Secretary determines may be performed more advantageously as central services, pursuant to section 403 of Public Law 103-356: Provided, That any inventories, equipment, and other assets pertaining to the services to be provided by such fund, either on hand or on order, less the related liabilities or unpaid obligations, and any appropriations made for the purpose of providing capital shall be used to capitalize such fund: Provided further, That such fund shall be paid in advance from funds available to the Department and other Federal agencies for which such centralized services are performed, at rates which will return in full all expenses of operation, including accrued leave, depreciation of fund plant and equipment, amortization of automated data processing (ADP) software and systems (either acquired or donated), and an amount necessary to maintain a reasonable operating reserve, as determined by the Secretary: Provided further, That such fund shall provide services on a competitive basis: Provided further, That an amount not to exceed 4 percent of the total annual income to such fund may be retained in the fund for fiscal year 2000 and each fiscal year thereafter, to remain available until expended, to be used for the acquisition of capital equipment, and for the improvement and implementation of Department financial management, ADP, and other support systems: Provided further, That such amounts retained in the fund for fiscal year 2000 and each fiscal year thereafter shall be available for obligation and expenditure only in accordance with section 605 of this Act: Provided further, That no later than 30 days after the end of each fiscal year, amounts in excess of this reserve limitation shall be deposited as miscellaneous receipts in the Treasury: Provided further, That such franchise fund pilot program shall terminate pursuant to section 403(f) of Public Law 103–356.

SEC. 210. Section 302(a)(1)(A) of the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act (16 U.S.C. 1852(a)(1)(A)) is amended

(1) by striking 17and inserting 18; and (2) by striking "11" and inserting "12".

SEC. 211. Notwithstanding any other provision of law, of the amounts made available elsewhere in this title to the National Institute of Standards and Technology, Construction of Research Facilities, $2,000,000 is appropriated to the Institute at Saint Anselm College, $700,000 is appropriated to the New Hampshire State Library,

and $9,000,000 is appropriated to fund a cooperative agreement with the Medical University of South Carolina.

This title may be cited as the Department of Commerce and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2000.

TITLE I11THE JUDICIARY
SUPREME COURT OF THE UNITED STATES

SALARIES AND EXPENSES For expenses necessary for the operation of the Supreme Court, as required by law, excluding care of the building and grounds, including purchase or hire, driving, maintenance, and operation of an automobile for the Chief Justice, not to exceed $10,000 for the purpose of transporting Associate Justices, and hire of passenger motor vehicles as authorized by 31 U.S.C. 1343 and 1344; not to exceed $10,000 for official reception and representation expenses, and for miscellaneous expenses, to be expended as the Chief Justice may approve, $35,492,000.

CARE OF THE BUILDING AND GROUNDS For such expenditures as may be necessary to enable the Architect of the Capitol to carry out the duties imposed upon the Architect by the Act approved May 7, 1934 (40 U.S.C. 13a-13b), $8,002,000, of which $5,101,000 shall remain available until expended. UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE

FEDERAL CIRCUIT

SALARIES AND EXPENSES For salaries of the chief judge, judges, and other officers and employees, and for necessary expenses of the court, as authorized by law, $16,797,000. UNITED STATES COURT OF INTERNATIONAL

TRADE

SALARIES AND EXPENSES For salaries of the chief judge and eight judges, salaries of the officers and employees of the court, services as authorized by 5 U.S.C. 3109, and necessary expenses of the court, as authorized by law, $11,957,000. COURTS OF APPEALS, DISTRICT COURTS, AND

OTHER JUDICIAL SERVICES

SALARIES AND EXPENSES For the salaries of circuit and district judges (including judges of the territorial courts of the United States), justices and judges retired from office or from regular active service, judges of the United States Court of Federal Claims, bankruptcy judges, magistrate judges, and all other officers and employees of the Federal Judiciary not otherwise specifically provided for, and necessary expenses of the courts, as authorized by law, $2,958,138,000 (including the purchase of firearms and ammunition); of which not to exceed $13,454,000 shall remain available until expended for space alteration projects, and of which not to exceed $10,000,000 shall remain available until expended for furniture and furnishings related to new space alteration and construction projects.

In addition, for activities of the Federal Judiciary as authorized by law, $156,539,000, to remain available until expended, which shall be derived from the Violent Crime Reduction Trust Fund, as authorized by section 190001(a) of Public Law 103–322, and sections 818 and 823 of Public Law 104-132.

In addition, for expenses of the United States Court of Federal Claims associated with processing cases under the National Childhood Vaccine Injury Act of 1986, not to exceed $2,515,000, to be appropriated from the Vaccine Injury Compensation Trust Fund.

DEFENDER SERVICES For the operation of Federal Public Defender and Community Defender organizations; the compensation and reimbursement of expenses of attorneys appointed to represent persons under the Criminal Justice Act of 1964, as amended; the compensation and reimbursement of expenses of persons furnishing investigative, ex

pert and other services under the Criminal Jus $8,000,000; and to the United States Court of SEC. 309. (a) The President shall appoint, by tice Act (18 U.S.C. 3006 A(e)); the compensation Federal Claims Judges' Retirement Fund, as au and with the advice and consent of the Senate(in accordance with Criminal Justice Act maxi thorized by 28 U.S.C. 178(1), $2,200,000.

(1) three additional district judges for the dismums) and reimbursement of expenses of attor UNITED STATES SENTENCING COMMISSION

trict of Arizona; neys appointed to assist the court in criminal

SALARIES AND EXPENSES

(2) four additional district judges for the midcases where the defendant has waived represen

For the salaries and expenses necessary to

dle district of Florida; and tation by counsel; the compensation and reim

(3) two additional district judges for the discarry out the provisions of chapter 58 of title 28, bursement of travel expenses of guardians ad

trict of Nevada. United States Code, $8,500,000, of which not to litem acting on behalf of financially eligible exceed $1,000 is authorized for official reception

(b) In order that the table contained in section minor or incompetent offenders in connection and representation expenses.

133 of title 28, United States Code, will reflect with transfers from the United States to foreign

the changes in the total number of permanent countries with which the United States has a

GENERAL PROVISIONSTHE JUDICIARY

district judgeships authorized as a result of subtreaty for the execution of penal sentences; and SEC. 301. Appropriations and authorizations section (a) of this sectionthe compensation of attorneys appointed to rep made in this title which are available for sala

(1) the item relating to Arizona in such table resent jurors in civil actions for the protection of ries and expenses shall be available for services is amended to read as follows: their employment, as authorized by 28 U.S.C. as authorized by 5 U.S.C. 3109.

Arizona

11"); 1875(d), $358,848,000, to remain available until

SEC. 302. Not to exceed 5 percent of any ap (2) the item relating to Florida in such table expended as authorized by 18 U.S.C. 3006 A(i). propriation made available for the current fiscal

is amended to read as follows: In addition, for activities of the Federal Judi year for the Judiciary in this Act may be trans

Florida: ciary as authorized by law, $26,247,000, to re ferred between such appropriations, but no such

Northern appropriation, except "Courts of Appeals, Dis

4 main available until expended, which shall be

Middle trict Courts, and Other Judicial Services, De

15 derived from the Violent Crime Reduction Trust

Southern fender Services" and "Courts of Appeals, Dis

16": Fund, as authorized by section 19001(a) of Public Law 103–322, and sections 818 and 823 of

trict Courts, and Other Judicial Services, Fees of and Public Law 104–132. Jurors and Commissioners, shall be increased

(3) the item relating to Nevada in such table FEES OF JURORS AND COMMISSIONERS

by more than 10 percent by any such transfers: is amended to read as follows:

Provided, That any transfer pursuant to this For fees and expenses of jurors as authorized section shall be treated as a reprogramming of

Nevada

6. by 28 U.S.C. 1871 and 1876; compensation of jury

funds under section 605 of this Act and shall not commissioners as authorized by 28 U.S.C. 1863;

(c) There are authorized to be appropriated be available for obligation or expenditure except and compensation of commissioners appointed

such sums as may be necessary to carry out the in compliance with the procedures set forth in in condemnation cases pursuant to rule 71 A(h)

provisions of this section, including such sums that section. of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure (28

as may be necessary to provide appropriate

SEC. 303. Notwithstanding any other provision U.S.C. Appendix Rule 71 A(H)), $60,918,000, to re

space and facilities for the judicial positions creof law, the salaries and expenses appropriation main available until expended: Provided, That

ated by this section. for district courts, courts of appeals, and other the compensation of land commissioners shall

This title may be cited as "The Judiciary Apjudicial services shall be available for official renot exceed the daily equivalent of the highest

propriations Act, 2000. ception and representation expenses of the Judirate payable under section 5332 of title 5, United cial Conference of the United States: Provided,

TITLE IV-DEPARTMENT OF STATE AND
States Code.
That such available funds shall not exceed

RELATED AGENCY
COURT SECURITY
$11,000 and shall be administered by the Direc-

DEPARTMENT OF STATE
For necessary expenses, not otherwise pro tor of the Administrative Office of the United

ADMINISTRATION OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS vided for, incident to the procurement, installa States Courts in the capacity as Secretary of the

DIPLOMATIC AND CONSULAR PROGRAMS tion, and maintenance of security equipment Judicial Conference. and protective services for the United States SEC. 304. Pursuant to section 140 of Public

For necessary expenses of the Department of Courts in courtrooms and adjacent areas, in Law 97–92, Justices and judges of the United

State and the Foreign Service not otherwise procluding building ingress-egress control, inspec States are authorized during fiscal year 2000, to

vided for, including expenses authorized by the tion of packages, directed security patrols, and receive a salary adjustment in accordance with

State Department Basic Authorities Act of 1956, other similar activities as authorized by section 28 U.S.C. 461: Provided, That $9,611,000 is ap

as amended, the Mutual Educational and Culpropriated for salary adjustments pursuant to

tural Exchange Act of 1961, as amended, and 1010 of the Judicial Improvement and Access to Justice Act (Public Law 100–702), $193,028,000, of this section and such funds shall be transferred

the United States Information and Educational which not to exceed $10,000,000 shall remain to and merged with appropriations in title III of

Exchange Act of 1948, as amended, including this Act.

employment, without regard to civil service and available until expended for security systems, to be expended directly or transferred to the

classification laws, of persons on a temporary

SEC. 305. Section 604(a)(5) of title 28, United
United States Marshals Service, which shall be
States Code, is amended by adding before the

basis (not to exceed $700,000 of this appropriaresponsible for administering elements of the Ju semicolon at the end thereof the following: "

tion), as authorized by section 801 of such Act; dicial Security Program consistent with standand, notwithstanding any other provision of

expenses authorized by section 9 of the Act of ards or guidelines agreed to by the Director of law, pay on behalf of justices and judges of the

August 31, 1964, as amended; representation to the Administrative Office of the United States

certain international organizations in which the United States appointed to hold office during Courts and the Attorney General. good behavior, aged 65 or over, any increases in

United States participates pursuant to treaties, the cost of Federal Employees' Group Life In

ratified pursuant to the advice and consent of ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE OF THE UNITED STATES COURTS

the Senate, or specific Acts of Congress; arms surance imposed after April 24, 1999, including any expenses generated by such payments, as

control, nonproliferation and disarmanent acSALARIES AND EXPENSES authorized by the Judicial Conference of the

tivities as authorized by the Arms Control and For necessary expenses of the Administrative United States.

Disarmament Act of September 26, 1961, as Office of the United States Courts as authorized SEC. 306. The second paragraph of section

amended; acquisition by exchange or purchase by law, including travel as authorized by 31

112(c) of title 28, United States Code, is amended of passenger motor vehicles as authorized by U.S.C. 1345, hire of a passenger motor vehicle as to read Court for the Eastern District shall be

law; and for expenses of general administration, authorized by 31 U.S.C. 1343(b), advertising and held at Brooklyn, Hauppauge, Hempstead (in $2,522,825,000: Provided, That, of the amount rent in the District of Columbia and elsewhere, cluding the village of Uniondale), and Central

made available under this heading, not to ex$55,000,000, of which not to exceed $8,500 is au Islip..

ceed $4,000,000 may be transferred to, and thorized for official reception and representa SEC. 307. Pursuant to the requirements of sec

merged with, funds in the "Emergencies in the tion expenses.

tion 156(d) of title 28, United States Code, Con Diplomatic and Consular ServiceappropriaFEDERAL JUDICIAL CENTER

gress hereby approves the consolidation of the tions account, to be available only for emerSALARIES AND EXPENSES

gency evacuations and terrorism rewards: ProOffice of the Bankruptcy Clerk with the Office For necessary expenses of the Federal Judicial

of the District Clerk of Court in the Southern vided further, That, in fiscal year 2000, all reDistrict of West Virginia.

ceipts collected from individuals for assistance Center, as authorized by Public Law 90–219,

SEC. 308. (a) IN GENERAL.-Section in the preparation and filing of an affidavit of $18,000,000; of which $1,800,000 shall remain

3006 A(d)(4)(D)(vi) of title 18, United States available through September 30, 2001, to provide

support pursuant to section 213A of the ImmiCode, is amended by adding after the word "re gration and Nationality Act shall be deposited education and training to Federal court personnel; and of which not to exceed $1,000 is au

quirethe following: ", except that the amount into this account as an offsetting collection and thorized for official reception and representa

of the fees shall not be considered a reason jus shall remain available until expended: Provided tion expenses.

tifying any limited disclosure under section further, That of the amount made available

3006 A(d)(4) of title 18, United States Code". under this heading, $236,291,000 shall be availJUDICIAL RETIREMENT FUNDS

(b) EFFECTIVE DATE.This section shall apply able only for public diplomacy international inPAYMENT TO JUDICIARY TRUST FUNDS

to all disclosures made under section 3006 A(d) of formation programs: Provided further, That of For payment to the Judicial Officers' Retire title 18, United States Code, related to any the amount made available under this heading, ment Fund, as authorized by 28 U.S.C. 377(0), criminal trial or appeal involving a sentence of $500,000 shall be available for the National $29,500,000; to the Judicial Survivors' Annuities death where the underlying alleged criminal Law Center for Inter-American Free Trade: ProFund, as authorized by 28 U.S.C. 376(c), conduct took place on or after April 19, 1995. vided further, That of the amount made avail

able under this heading, $2,500,000 shall be available only for overseas continuing language education: Provided further That of the amount made available under this heading, not to exceed $1,162,000 shall be available for transfer to the Presidential Advisory Commission on Holocaust Assets in the United States: Provided further, That any amount transferred pursuant to the previous proviso shall not result in a total amount transferred to the Commission from all Federal sources that exceeds the authorized amount: Provided further, That notwithstanding section 140(a)(5), and the second sentence of section 140(a)(3), of the Foreign Relations Authorization Act, Fiscal Years 1994 and 1995, fees may be collected during fiscal years 2000 and 2001, under the authority of section 140(a)(1) of that Act: Provided further, That all fees collected under the preceding proviso shall be deposited in fiscal years 2000 and 2001 as an offsetting collection to appropriations made under this heading to recover costs as set forth under section 140(a)(2) of that Act and shall remain available until expended: Provided further, That of the amount made available under this heading, $5,000,000 is appropriated for a Northern Boundary and Transboundary Rivers Restoration Fund: Provided further, That of the amount made available under this heading, not less than $9,000,000 shall be available for the Office of Defense Trade Controls.

In addition, not to exceed $1,252,000 shall be derived from fees collected from other executive agencies for lease or use of facilities located at the International Center in accordance with section 4 of the International Center Act, as amended; in addition, as authorized by section 5 of such Act, $490,000, to be derived from the reserve authorized by that section, to be used for the purposes set out in that section; in addition, as authorized by section 810 of the United States Information and Educational Exchange Act, not to exceed $6,000,000, to remain available until expended, may be credited to this appropriation from fees or other payments received from English teaching, library, motion pictures, and publication programs, and from fees from educational advising and counseling, and exchange visitor programs; and, in addition, not to exceed $15,000, which shall be derived from reimbursements, surcharges, and fees for use of Blair House facilities in accordance with section 46 of the State Department Basic Authorities Act of 1956 (22 U.S.C. 2718(a)).

In addition, for the costs of worldwide security upgrades, $254,000,000, to remain available until expended.

CAPITAL INVESTMENT FUND For necessary expenses of the Capital Investment Fund, $80,000,000, to remain available until expended, as authorized in Public Law 103–236: Provided, That section 135(e) of Public Law 103–236 shall not apply to funds available under this heading.

OFFICE OF INSPECTOR GENERAL For necessary expenses of the Office of Inspector General in carrying out the provisions of the Inspector General Act of 1978, as amended (5 U.S.C. App.), $27,495,000, notwithstanding section 209(a)(1) of the Foreign Service Act of 1980, as amended (Public Law 96-465), as it relates to post inspections. EDUCATIONAL AND CULTURAL EXCHANGE

PROGRAMS For expenses of educational and cultural exchange programs, as authorized by the Mutual Educational and Cultural Exchange Act of 1961, as amended (22 U.S.C. 2451 et seq.), and Reorganization Plan No. 2 of 1977, as amended (91 Stat. 1636), $205,000,000, to remain available until expended as authorized by section 105 of such Act of 1961 (22 U.S.C. 2455): Provided, That not to exceed $800,000, to remain available until expended, may be credited to this appropriation from fees or other payments received from or in connection with English teaching and educational advising and counseling programs as authorized by section 810 of the United States

Information and Educational Exchange Act of 1948 (22 U.S.C. 1475e).

REPRESENTATION ALLOWANCES For representation allowances as authorized by section 905 of the Foreign Service Act of 1980, as amended (22 U.S.C. 4085), $5,850,000. PROTECTION OF FOREIGN MISSIONS AND OFFICIALS

For expenses, not otherwise provided, to enable the Secretary of State to provide for extraordinary protective services in accordance with the provisions of section 214 of the State Department Basic Authorities Act of 1956 (22 U.S.C. 4314) and 3 U.S.C. 208, $8,100,000, to remain available until September 30, 2001. SECURITY AND MAINTENANCE OF UNITED STATES

MISSIONS For necessary expenses for carrying out the Foreign Service Buildings Act of 1926, as amended (22 U.S.C. 292-300), preserving, maintaining, repairing, and planning for, buildings that are owned or directly leased by the Department of State, renovating, in addition to funds otherwise available, the Main State Building, and carrying out the Diplomatic Security Construction Program as authorized by title IV of the Omnibus Diplomatic Security and Antiterrorism Act of 1986 (22 U.S.C. 4851), $428,561,000, to remain available until expended as authorized by section 24(c) of the State Department Basic Authorities Act of 1956 (22 U.S.C. 2696(c)), of which not to exceed $25,000 may be used for representation as authorized by section 905 of the Foreign Service Act of 1980, as amended (22 U.S.C. 4085): Provided, That none of the funds appropriated in this paragraph shall be available for acquisition of furniture and furnishings and generators for other departments and agencies.

In addition, for the costs of worldwide security upgrades, $313,617,000, to remain available until expended. EMERGENCIES IN THE DIPLOMATIC AND CONSULAR

SERVICE For expenses necessary to enable the Secretary of State to meet unforeseen emergencies arising in the Diplomatic and Consular Service pursuant to the requirement of 31 U.S.C. 3526(e), and as authorized by section 804(3) of the United States Information and Educational Exchange Act of 1948, as amended, $5,500,000, to remain available until expended as authorized by section 24(c) of the State Department Basic Authorities Act of 1956 (22 U.S.C. 2696(c)), of which not to exceed $1,000,000 may be transferred to and merged with the Repatriation Loans Program Account, subject to the same terms and conditions.

REPATRIATION LOANS PROGRAM ACCOUNT For the cost of direct loans, $593,000, as authorized by section 4 of the State Department Basic Authorities Act of 1956 (22 U.S.C. 2671): Provided, That such costs, including the cost of modifying such loans, shall be as defined in section 502 of the Congressional Budget Act of 1974. In addition, for administrative expenses necessary to carry out the direct loan program, $607,000, which may be transferred to and merged with the Diplomatic and Consular Programs account under Administration of Foreign Affairs. PAYMENT TO THE AMERICAN INSTITUTE IN TAIWAN

For necessary expenses to carry out the Taiwan Relations Act, Public Law 96–8, $15,375,000. PAYMENT TO THE FOREIGN SERVICE RETIREMENT

AND DISABILITY FUND For payment to the Foreign Service Retirement and Disability Fund, as authorized by law, $128,541,000. INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS AND

CONFERENCES
CONTRIBUTIONS TO INTERNATIONAL

ORGANIZATIONS For expenses, not otherwise provided for, necessary to meet annual obligations of membership in international multilateral organizations, pursuant to treaties, ratified pursuant to the advice and consent of the Senate, conventions or spe

cific Acts of Congress, $885,203,000: Provided, That any payment of arrearages under this title shall be directed toward special activities that are mutually agreed upon by the United States and the respective international organization: Provided further, That none of the funds appropriated in this paragraph shall be available for a United States contribution to an international organization for the United States share of interest costs made known to the United States Government by such organization for loans incurred on or after October 1, 1984, through external borrowings: Provided further, That, of the funds appropriated in this paragraph, $100,000,000 may be made available only on a semi-annual basis pursuant to a certification by the Secretary of State on a semi-annual basis, that the United Nations has taken no action during the preceding 6 months to increase funding for any United Nations program without identifying an offsetting decrease during that 6month period elsewhere in the United Nations budget and cause the United Nations to exceed either the reform budget for the biennium 1998– 1999 of $2,533,000,000 or a zero nominal growth budget for the biennium 2000–2001: Provided further, That funds appropriated under this paragraph may be obligated and expended to pay the full U.S. assessment to the civil budget of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization.

CONTRIBUTIONS FOR INTERNATIONAL

PEACEKEEPING ACTIVITIES For necessary expenses to pay assessed and other expenses of international peacekeeping activities directed to the maintenance or restoration of international peace

peace and security, $200,000,000, of which not to exceed $20,000,000 shall remain available until September 30, 2001: Provided, That none of the funds made available under this Act shall be obligated or expended for any new or expanded United Nations peacekeeping mission unless, at least 15 days in advance of voting for the new or expanded mission in the United Nations Security Council (or in an emergency, as far in advance as is practicable): (1) the Committees on Appropriations of the House of Representatives and the Senate and other appropriate committees of the Congress are notified of the estimated cost and length of the mission, the vital national interest that will be served, and the planned exit strategy; and (2) a reprogramming of funds pursuant to section 605 of this Act is submitted, and the procedures therein followed, setting forth the source of funds that will be used to pay for the cost of the new or expanded mission: Provided further, That funds shall be available for peacekeeping expenses only upon a certification by the Secretary of State to the appropriate committees of the Congress that American manufacturers and suppliers are being given opportunities to provide equipment, services, and material for United Nations peacekeeping activities equal to those being given to foreign manufacturers and suppliers: Provided further, That none of the funds made available under this heading are available to pay the United States share of the cost of court monitoring that is rt of any United Nations peacekeeping mission.

ARREARAGE PAYMENTS For an additional amount for payment of arrearages to meet obligations of authorized membership in international multilateral organizations, and to pay assessed expenses of international peacekeeping activities, $244,000,000, to remain available until expended: Provided, That none of the funds appropriated or otherwise made available under this heading for payment of arrearages may be obligated or expended unless such obligation or expenditure is expressly authorized by the enactment of an Act that makes payment of arrearages contingent upon United Nations reform: Provided further, That none of the funds appropriated or otherwise made available under this heading for payment of arrearages may be obligated or expended until such time as the share of the total of all assessed contributions for any designated spe

cialized agency of the United Nations does not ized by 5 U.S.C. 5376; or for purposes which are aircraft (including aerostats) as may be required exceed 22 percent for any single member of the not in accordance with OMB Circulars A-110 to house and operate necessary television broadagency, and the designated specialized agencies (Uniform Administrative Requirements) and A casting equipment. have achieved zero nominal growth in their bi 122 (Cost Principles for Non-profit Organiza

BROADCASTING CAPITAL IMPROVEMENTS ennium budgets for 2000-2001 from the 1998-1999 tions), including the restrictions on compensa

For the purchase, rent, construction, and imbiennium budget levels of the respective agen tion for personal services.

provement of facilities for radio transmission cies: Provided futher, That not to exceed

ISRAELI ARAB SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

and reception, and purchase and installation of $107,000,000, which is owed by the United Na

For necessary expenses of the Israeli Arab necessary equipment for radio and television tions to the United States as a reimbursement,

Scholarship Program as authorized by section transmission and reception as authorized by secincluding any reimbursement under the Foreign

214 of the Foreign Relations Authorization Act, tion 801 of the United States Information and Assistance Act of 1961 or the United Nations

Fiscal Years 1992 and 1993 (22 U.S.C. 2452), all Educational Exchange Act of 1948 (22 U.S.C. Participation Act of 1945, that was owed to the

interest and earnings accruing to the Israeli 1471), $11,258,000, to remain available until exUnited States before the date enactment of

Arab Scholarship Fund on or before September pended, as authorized by section 704(a) of such this Act shall be applied or used, without fiscal

30, 2000, to remain available until expended. Act of 1948 (22 U.S.C. 14776(a)). year limitations, to reduce any amount owed by

EAST-WEST CENTER

GENERAL PROVISIONS-DEPARTMENT OF STATE the United States to the United Nations, except that any such reduction pursuant to the auTo enable the Secretary of State to provide for

AND RELATED AGENCY thority in this paragraph shall not be made un

carrying out the provisions of the Center for SEC. 401. Funds appropriated under this title less expressly authorized by the enactment of an

Cultural and Technical Interchange Between shall be available, except as otherwise provided,

East and West Act of 1960 (22 U.S.C. 2054–2057), Act that makes payment of arrearages contin

for allowances and differentials as authorized gent upon United Nations reform.

by grant to the Center for Cultural and Tech by subchapter 59 of title 5, United States Code;

nical Interchange Between East and West in the for services as authorized by 5 U.S.C. 3109; and INTERNATIONAL COMMISSIONS

State of Hawaii, $12,500,000: Provided, That hire of passenger transportation pursuant to 31 For necessary expenses, not otherwise pro

none of the funds appropriated herein shall be U.S.C. 1343(b). vided for, to meet obligations of the United used to pay any salary, or enter into any con SEC. 402. Not to exceed 5 percent of any apStates arising under treaties, or specific Acts of tract providing for the payment thereof, in ex propriation made available for the current fiscal Congress, as follows:

cess of the rate authorized by 5 U.S.C. 5376. year for the Department of State in this Act may INTERNATIONAL BOUNDARY AND WATER

NORTH/SOUTH CENTER

be transferred between such appropriations, but COMMISSION, UNITED STATES AND MEXICO

To enable the Secretary of State to provide for no such appropriation, except as otherwise speFor necessary expenses for the United States carrying out the provisions of the North/South

cifically provided, shall be increased by more Section of the International Boundary and Center Act of 1991 (22 U.S.C. 2075), by grant to

than 10 percent by any such transfers: ProWater Commission, United States and Mexico, an educational institution in Florida known as

vided, That not to exceed 5 percent of any apand to comply with laws applicable to the the North/South Center, $1,750,000, to remain

propriation made available for the current fiscal United States Section, including not to exceed available until expended.

year for the Broadcasting Board of Governors in $6,000 for representation; as follows:

NATIONAL ENDOWMENT FOR DEMOCRACY

this Act may be transferred between such approSALARIES AND EXPENSES For grants made by the Department of State

priations, but no such appropriation, except as For salaries and expenses, not otherwise pro to the National Endowment for Democracy as

otherwise specifically provided, shall be invided for, $19,551,000. authorized by the National Endowment for De

creased by more than 10 percent by any such

transfers: Provided further, That any transfer CONSTRUCTION

mocracy Act, $31,000,000 to remain available
until expended.

pursuant to this section shall be treated as a reFor detailed plan preparation and construc

programming of funds under section 605 of this tion of authorized projects, $5,939,000, to remain

RELATED AGENCY

Act and shall not be available for obligation or available until expended, as authorized by sec

BROADCASTING BOARD OF GOVERNORS

expenditure except in compliance with the protion 24(c) of the State Department Basic Au INTERNATIONAL BROADCASTING OPERATIONS cedures set forth in that section. thorities Act of 1956 (22 U.S.C. 2696(c)).

SEC. 403. The Secretary of State is authorized For expenses necessary to enable the BroadAMERICAN SECTIONS, INTERNATIONAL casting Board of Governors, as authorized by

to administer summer travel and work programs COMMISSIONS the United States Information and Educational

without regard to preplacement requirements. For necessary expenses, not otherwise pro Exchange Act of 1948, as amended, the United

SEC. 404. Beginning in fiscal year 2000 and vided for the International Joint Commission States International Broadcasting Act of 1994,

thereafter, section 410(a) of the Department of and the International Boundary Commission, as amended, Reorganization Plan No. 2 of 1977,

State and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, United States and Canada, as authorized by as amended, and the Foreign Affairs Reform

1999, as included in Public Law 105–277, shall be treaties between the United States and Canada

in effect. and Restructuring Act of 1998, to carry out or Great Britain, and for the Border Environ

SEC. 405. None of the funds made available in international communication activities, ment Cooperation Commission as authorized by

this Act may be used by the Department of State $388,421,000, of which not to exceed $16,000 may Public Law 103-182, $5,733,000, of which not to be used for official receptions within the United

or the Broadcasting Board of Governors to proexceed $9,000 shall be available for representa States as authorized by section 804(3) of such

vide equipment, technical support, consulting tion expenses incurred by the International Act of 1948 (22 U.S.C. 1747(3)), not to exceed

services, or any other form of assistance to the Joint Commission.

Palestinian Broadcasting Corporation. $35,000 may be used for representation abroad as

SEC. 406. None of the funds appropriated or INTERNATIONAL FISHERIES COMMISSIONS authorized by section 302 of such Act of 1948 (22

otherwise made available by this Act or any For necessary expenses for international fish U.S.C. 1452) and section 905 of the Foreign Serv

other Act for fiscal year 2000 or any fiscal year eries commissions, not otherwise provided for, as ice Act of 1980 (22 U.S.C. 4085), and not to ex

thereafter should be obligated or expended for authorized by law, $15,549,000: Provided, That ceed $39,000 may be used for official reception

the operation of a United States consulate or the United States' share of such expenses may and representation expenses of Radio Free Eu

diplomatic facility in Jerusalem unless such conbe advanced to the respective commissions, pur rope/Radio Liberty; and in addition, notwith

sulate or diplomatic facility is under the supersuant to 31 U.S.C. 3324. standing any other provision of law, not to ex

vision of the United States Ambassador to OTHER ceed $2,000,000 in receipts from advertising and

Israel. revenue from business ventures, not to exceed PAYMENT TO THE ASIA FOUNDATION

SEC. 407. None of the funds appropriated or $500,000 in receipts from cooperating interFor a grant to the Asia Foundation, as au

otherwise made available by this Act or any national organizations, and not to exceed thorized by section 501 of Public Law 101–246,

other Act for fiscal year 2000 or any fiscal year $1,000,000 in receipts from privatization efforts $8,250,000, to remain available until expended,

thereafter may be obligated or expended for the of the Voice of America and the International as authorized by section 24(c) of the State De

publication of any official Government docuBroadcasting Bureau, to remain available until partment Basic Authorities Act of 1956 (22

ment which lists countries and their capital citexpended for carrying out authorized purposes. U.S.C. 2696(c)).

ies unless the publication identifies Jerusalem as BROADCASTING TO CUBA

the capital of Israel. EISENHOWER EXCHANGE FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM

For expenses necessary to enable the Broad SEC. 408. None of the funds appropriated or TRUST FUND

casting Board of Governors to carry out the otherwise made available in this Act for the For necessary expenses of Eisenhower Ex Radio Broadcasting to Cuba Act, as amended, United Nations may be used by the United Nachange Fellowships, Incorporated, as author the Television Broadcasting to Cuba Act, and tions for the promulgation or enforcement of ized by sections 4 and 5 of the Eisenhower Ex the International Broadcasting Act of 1994, and any treaty, resolution, or regulation authorizing change Fellowship Act of 1990 (20 U.S.C. 5204– the Foreign Affairs Reform and Restructuring the United Nations, or any of its specialized 5205), all interest and earnings accruing to the Act of 1998, including the purchase, rent, con agencies or affiliated organizations, to tax any Eisenhower Exchange

Exchange Fellowship Program struction, and improvement of facilities for radio aspect of the Internet. Trust Fund on or before September 30, 2000, to and television transmission and reception, and SEC. 409. Funds appropriated by this Act for remain available until expended: Provided, That purchase and installation of necessary equip the Broadcasting Board of Governors and the none of the funds appropriated herein shall be ment for radio and television transmission and Department of State may be obligated and erused to pay any salary or other compensation, reception, $22,095,000, to remain available until pended notwithstanding section 313 of the Foror to enter into any contract providing for the expended: Provided, That funds may be used to eign Relations Authorization Act, Fiscal Years payment thereof, in excess of the rate author purchase or lease, maintain, and operate such 1994 and 1995, section 309(g) of the International

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