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                 FEDERAL REPORTS ELIMINATION ACT OF 1998

[[Page 112 STAT. 3280]]

Public Law 105-362
105th Congress

                                 An Act


 
To eliminate unnecessary and wasteful Federal reports. <<NOTE: Nov. 10, 
                          1998 -  [S. 1364]>> 

    Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the 
United States of America in Congress assembled, <<NOTE: Federal Reports 
Elimination Act of 1998.>> 

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE AND TABLE OF CONTENTS.

    (a) Short Title.--This Act may be cited as the ``Federal Reports 
Elimination Act of 1998''.
    (b) Table of Contents.--The table of contents for this Act is as 
follows:

Sec. 1. Short title and table of contents.

                   TITLE I--DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE

Sec. 101. Reports eliminated.

                             TITLE II--NOAA

Sec. 201. Reports eliminated.

                          TITLE III--EDUCATION

Sec. 301. Report eliminated.

                     TITLE IV--DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Sec. 401. Reports eliminated.
Sec. 402. Reports modified.

                TITLE V--ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

Sec. 501. Reports eliminated.

            TITLE VI--DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Sec. 601. Reports eliminated.
Sec. 602. Reports modified.

         TITLE VII--DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT

Sec. 701. Reports eliminated.

                       TITLE VIII--INDIAN AFFAIRS

Sec. 801. Reports eliminated.

                  TITLE IX--DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Sec. 901. Reports eliminated.
Sec. 902. Reports modified.

                     TITLE X--DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE

Sec. 1001. Reports eliminated.

                             TITLE XI--NASA

Sec. 1101. Reports eliminated.

                TITLE XII--NUCLEAR REGULATORY COMMISSION

Sec. 1201. Reports eliminated.

[[Page 110 STAT. 3281]]

Sec. 1202. Reports modified.

                         TITLE XIII--OMB AND OPM

Sec. 1301. OMB.
Sec. 1302. OPM.

                            TITLE XIV--TRADE

Sec. 1401. Reports eliminated.

                 TITLE XV--DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Sec. 1501. Reports eliminated.
Sec. 1502. Reports modified.

                   TITLE I--DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE

SEC. 101. REPORTS ELIMINATED.

    (a) Secondary Market Operations.--Section 338(b) of the Consolidated 
Farm and Rural Development Act (7 U.S.C. 1988(b)) is amended--
            (1) by striking paragraph (4); and
            (2) by redesignating paragraph (5) as paragraph (4).

    (b) Estimate of Second Preceding Month's Expenditures Under Food 
Stamp Program.--Section 18(a)(1) of the Food Stamp Act of 1977 (7 U.S.C. 
2027(a)(1)) is amended by striking the third and fourth sentences.
    (c) Advisory Committees.--Section 1804 of the Food and Agriculture 
Act of 1977 (7 U.S.C. 2284) is repealed.
    (d) Farmer-to-Consumer Direct Marketing Act of 1976.--
            (1) In general.--Section 6 of the Farmer-to-Consumer Direct 
        Marketing Act of 1976 (7 U.S.C. 3005) is repealed.
            (2) Conforming amendment.--Section 7(a) of the Farmer-to-
        Consumer Direct Marketing Act of 1976 (7 U.S.C. 3006(a)) is 
        amended by striking ``the provisions of sections 4 and 6'' and 
        inserting ``section 4''.

    (e) Agricultural Research at Land-Grant Colleges.--Section 1445(g) 
of the National Agricultural Research, Extension, and Teaching Policy 
Act of 1977 (7 U.S.C. 3222(g)) is amended--
            (1) by striking ``(1)'' after ``(g)''; and
            (2) by striking paragraph (2).

    (f) Foreign Ownership of Agricultural Land.--Section 5 of the 
Agricultural Foreign Investment Disclosure Act of 1978 (7 U.S.C. 3504) 
is repealed.
    (g) International Sugar Agreement, 1977.--Section 6 of Public Law 
96-236 (7 U.S.C. 3606) is repealed.
    (h) Housing Preservation Grant Program.--Section 533 of the Housing 
Act of 1949 (42 U.S.C. 1490m) is amended by striking subsection (j).
    (i) National Advisory Council on Maternal, Infant, and Fetal 
Nutrition.--Section 17(k) of the Child Nutrition Act of 1966 (42 U.S.C. 
1786(k)) is amended--
            (1) by striking paragraph (4); and
            (2) by redesignating paragraphs (5) and (6) as paragraphs 
        (4) and (5), respectively.

[[Page 110 STAT. 3282]]

                             TITLE II--NOAA

SEC. 201. REPORTS ELIMINATED.

    (a) Report Concerning Prices for Nautical and Aeronautical 
Products.--Section 1307(a)(2)(A) of title 44, United States Code, is 
amended by striking the last sentence.
    (b) Report on National Shellfish Research Program.--Section 308 of 
the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Authorization Act of 
1992 (33 U.S.C. 1251 note) is amended--
            (1) by striking subsection (d); and
            (2) by redesignating subsections (e) and (f) as subsections 
        (d) and (e), respectively.

                          TITLE III--EDUCATION

SEC. 301. REPORT ELIMINATED.

    Section 1411 <<NOTE: 106 Stat. 822.>> of the Higher Education 
Amendments of 1992 is repealed.

                     TITLE IV--DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

SEC. 401. REPORTS ELIMINATED.

    (a) Report on Resumption of Plutonium Operations at Rocky Flats.--
Section 3133 of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Years 
1992 and 1993 (105 Stat. 1574) is amended--
            (1) by striking subsections (c) and (d); and
            (2) by redesignating subsection (e) as subsection (c).

    (b) Electric Utility Participation Study.--Section 625 of the Energy 
Policy Act of 1992 (42 U.S.C. 13295) is repealed.
    (c) Report on Vibration Reduction Technologies.--Section 173(c) of 
the Energy Policy Act of 1992 (42 U.S.C. 13451 note) is amended--
            (1) by striking subsection (c); and
            (2) by redesignating subsection (d) as subsection (c).

    (d) Report on Process-Oriented Industrial Energy Efficiency.--
Section 132 of the Energy Policy Act of 1992 (42 U.S.C. 6349) is 
amended--
            (1) by striking subsection (d); and
            (2) by redesignating subsection (e) as subsection (d).

    (e) Report on Industrial Insulation and Audit Guidelines.--Section 
133 of the Energy Policy Act of 1992 (42 U.S.C. 6350) is amended by 
striking subsection (c).
    (f) Report on the Use of Energy Futures for Fuel Purchases.--Section 
3014 of the Energy Policy Act of 1992 (42 U.S.C. 13552) is amended--
            (1) by striking subsection (b); and
            (2) by redesignating subsections (c) and (d) as subsections 
        (b) and (c), respectively.

    (g) Report on Implementation of the Alaska Federal Civilian Energy 
Efficiency Swap Act of 1980.--Section 6 of the Alaska Federal Civilian 
Energy Efficiency Swap Act of 1980 (40 U.S.C. 795d) is repealed.

[[Page 110 STAT. 3283]]

SEC. 402. REPORTS MODIFIED.

    (a) Report on Plan for Electric Motor Vehicles.--Section 2025(b) of 
the Energy Policy Act of 1992 (42 U.S.C. 13435(b)) is amended--
            (1) in the second sentence of paragraph (1), by striking 
        ``annually'' and inserting ``biennially''; and
            (2) in the second sentence of paragraph (4), by striking 
        ``Annual'' and inserting ``Biennial''.

    (b) Coke Oven Production Technology Study.--Section 112(n)(2)(C) of 
the Clean Air Act (42 U.S.C. 7412(n)(2)(C)) is amended by striking ``The 
Secretary shall prepare annual reports to Congress on the status of the 
research program and at the completion of the study'' and inserting ``On 
completion of the study, the Secretary shall submit to Congress a report 
on the results of the study and''.

                TITLE V--ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

SEC. 501. REPORTS ELIMINATED.

    (a) Report on Effect of Pollution on Estuaries and Estuarine 
Zones.--
            (1) In general.--Section 104(n) of the Federal Water 
        Pollution Control Act (33 U.S.C. 1254(n)) is amended--
                    (A) by striking paragraph (3); and
                    (B) by redesignating paragraph (4) as paragraph (3).
            (2) Conforming amendment.--Section 320(k) of the Federal 
        Water Pollution Control Act (33 U.S.C. 1330(k)) is amended by 
        striking ``section 104(n)(4)'' and inserting ``section 
        104(n)(3)''.

    (b) Clean Lakes Report.--Section 314(a) of the Federal Water 
Pollution Control Act (33 U.S.C. 1324(a)) is amended--
            (1) by striking paragraph (3); and
            (2) by redesignating paragraph (4) as paragraph (3).

    (c) Report on Nonpoint Source Management Programs.--Section 319 of 
the Federal Water Pollution Control Act (33 U.S.C. 1329) is amended--
            (1) in subsection (i), by striking paragraph (4);
            (2) by striking subsection (m); and
            (3) by redesignating subsection (n) as subsection (m).

    (d) Report on Measures Taken To Meet Objectives of Federal Water 
Pollution Control Act.--
            (1) In general.--Section 516 of the Federal Water Pollution 
        Control Act (33 U.S.C. 1375) is amended--
                    (A) by striking subsections (a), (b)(2), (c), (d), 
                and (e);
                    (B) by striking ``(b)(1)''; and
                    (C) by redesignating subparagraphs (A) through (D) 
                as paragraphs (1) through (4), respectively.
            (2) Conforming amendments.--
                    (A) Section 104 of the Federal Water Pollution 
                Control Act (33 U.S.C. 1254) is amended--
                          (i) in subsection (a)(5), by striking ``in the 
                      report required under subsection (a) of section 
                      516'' and inserting ``not later than 90 days after 
                      the date of convening of each session of 
                      Congress''; and

[[Page 110 STAT. 3284]]

                          (ii) in the first sentence of subsection 
                      (o)(2), by striking ``in the report required under 
                      subsection (a) of section 516'' and inserting 
                      ``not later than 90 days after the date of 
                      convening of each session of Congress''.
                    (B) The fourth sentence of section 116(b) of the 
                Federal Water Pollution Control Act (33 U.S.C. 1266(b)) 
                is amended by striking ``section 616(b) of this Act'' 
                and inserting ``section 516''.
                    (C) The last sentence of section 205(a) of the 
                Federal Water Pollution Control Act (33 U.S.C. 1285(a)) 
                is amended by striking ``section 516(b)'' and inserting 
                ``section 516''.
                    (D) The second sentence of section 210 of the 
                Federal Water Pollution Control Act (33 U.S.C. 1290) is 
                amended by striking ``shall be included in the report 
                required under section 516(a) of this Act'' and 
                inserting ``shall be reported to Congress not later than 
                90 days after the date of convening of each session of 
                Congress''.

    (e) Study of Environmental Problems Associated With Improper 
Disposal or Reuse of Oil.--Section 9 of the Used Oil Recycling Act of 
1980 <<NOTE: 42 USC 6932 note.>>  (Public Law 96-463; 94 Stat. 2058) is 
repealed.

    (f) Report on State and Local Training Needs and Obstacles to 
Employment in Solid Waste Management and Resource Recovery.--Section 
7007 of the Solid Waste Disposal Act (42 U.S.C. 6977) is amended by 
striking subsection (c).
    (g) Interim Report of National Advisory Commission on Resource 
Conservation and Recovery.--Section 33(a) of the Solid Waste Disposal 
Act Amendments of 1980 (Public Law 96-482, 94 Stat. 2356; 42 U.S.C. 6981 

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