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Pub.L. 105-86 Making appropriations for Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies programs for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1998, and for other purposes. <> ...
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Public Law 105-85
To authorize appropriations for fiscal year 1998 for military activities
Department of Defense, for military construction, and for defense
activities of the Department of Energy, to prescribe personnel strengths
for such fiscal year for the Armed Forces, and for other
purposes. <<NOTE: Nov. 18, 1997 - [H.R. 1119]>>
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the
United States <<NOTE: National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year
1998.>> of America in Congress assembled
SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.
This Act may be cited as the ``National Defense Authorization Act
for Fiscal Year 1998''.
SEC. 2. ORGANIZATION OF ACT INTO DIVISIONS; TABLE OF CONTENTS.
(a) Divisions.--This Act is organized into three divisions as
(1) Division A--Department of Defense Authorizations.
(2) Division B--Military Construction Authorizations.
(3) Division C--Department of Energy National Security
Authorizations and Other Authorizations.
(b) Table of Contents.--The table of contents for this Act is as
Sec. 1. Short title.
Sec. 2. Organization of Act into divisions; table of contents.
Sec. 3. Congressional defense committees defined.
DIVISION A--DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE AUTHORIZATIONS
Subtitle A--Authorization of Appropriations
Sec. 101. Army.
Sec. 102. Navy and Marine Corps.
Sec. 103. Air Force.
Sec. 104. Defense-wide activities.
Sec. 105. Reserve components.
Sec. 106. Defense Inspector General.
Sec. 107. Chemical Demilitarization Program.
Sec. 108. Defense health programs.
Sec. 109. Defense Export Loan Guarantee Program.
Subtitle B--Army Programs
Sec. 111. Army helicopter modernization plan.
Sec. 112. Multiyear procurement authority for specified Army programs.
Sec. 113. M113 vehicle modifications.
Subtitle C--Navy Programs
Sec. 121. New Attack Submarine program.
Sec. 122. CVN-77 nuclear aircraft carrier program.
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Sec. 123. Exclusion from cost limitation for Seawolf submarine program.
Subtitle D--Air Force Programs
Sec. 131. Authorization for B-2 bomber program.
Sec. 132. ALR radar warning receivers.
Sec. 133. Analysis of requirements for replacement of engines on
military aircraft derived from Boeing 707 aircraft.
Subtitle E--Other Matters
Sec. 141. Pilot program on sales of manufactured articles and services
of certain Army industrial facilities without regard to
availability from domestic sources.
Sec. 142. NATO Joint Surveillance/Target Attack Radar System.
TITLE II--RESEARCH, DEVELOPMENT, TEST, AND EVALUATION
Subtitle A--Authorization of Appropriations
Sec. 201. Authorization of appropriations.
Sec. 202. Amount for basic and applied research.
Sec. 203. Dual-use technology program.
Sec. 204. Reduction in amount for Federally Funded Research and
Subtitle B--Program Requirements, Restrictions, and Limitations
Sec. 211. Manufacturing technology program.
Sec. 212. Report on operational field assessments program.
Sec. 213. Joint Strike Fighter program.
Sec. 214. Kinetic energy tactical anti-satellite technology program.
Sec. 215. Micro-satellite technology development program.
Sec. 216. High altitude endurance unmanned vehicle program.
Sec. 217. F-22 aircraft program.
Subtitle C--Ballistic Missile Defense Programs
Sec. 231. National Missile Defense Program.
Sec. 232. Budgetary treatment of amounts for procurement for ballistic
Sec. 233. Cooperative Ballistic Missile Defense program.
Sec. 234. Annual report on threat posed to the United States by weapons
of mass destruction, ballistic missiles, and cruise missiles.
Sec. 235. Director of Ballistic Missile Defense Organization.
Sec. 236. Repeal of required deployment dates for core theater missile
Subtitle D--Other Matters
Sec. 241. Restructuring of National Oceanographic Partnership Program
Sec. 242. Maintenance and repair of real property at Air Force
Sec. 243. Expansion of eligibility for the Defense Experimental Program
to Stimulate Competitive Research.
Sec. 244. Bioassay testing of veterans exposed to ionizing radiation
during military service.
Sec. 245. Sense of Congress regarding Comanche program.
TITLE III--OPERATION AND MAINTENANCE
Subtitle A--Authorization of Appropriations
Sec. 301. Operation and maintenance funding.
Sec. 302. Working capital funds.
Sec. 303. Armed Forces Retirement Home.
Sec. 304. Fisher House Trust Funds.
Sec. 305. Transfer from National Defense Stockpile Transaction Fund.
Sec. 306. Refurbishment of M1-A1 tanks.
Sec. 307. Operation of prepositioned fleet, National Training Center,
Fort Irwin, California.
Sec. 308. Refurbishment and installation of air search radar.
Sec. 309. Contracted training flight services.
Sec. 310. Procurement technical assistance programs.
Sec. 311. Operation of Fort Chaffee, Arkansas.
Subtitle B--Military Readiness Issues
Sec. 321. Monthly reports on allocation of funds within operation and
maintenance budget subactivities.
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Sec. 322. Expansion of scope of quarterly readiness reports.
Sec. 323. Semiannual reports on transfers from high-priority readiness
Sec. 324. Annual report on aircraft inventory.
Sec. 325. Administrative actions adversely affecting military training
Sec. 326. Common measurement of operations tempo and personnel tempo.
Sec. 327. Inclusion of Air Force depot maintenance as operation and
maintenance budget line items.
Sec. 328. Prohibition of implementation of tiered readiness system.
Sec. 329. Report on military readiness requirements of the Armed Forces.
Sec. 330. Assessment of cyclical readiness posture of the Armed Forces.
Sec. 331. Report on military exercises conducted under certain training
Sec. 332. Report on overseas deployments.
Subtitle C--Environmental Provisions
Sec. 341. Revision of membership terms for Strategic Environmental
Research and Development Program Scientific Advisory Board.
Sec. 342. Amendments to authority to enter into agreements with other
agencies in support of environmental technology
Sec. 343. Modifications of authority to store and dispose of nondefense
toxic and hazardous materials.
Sec. 344. Annual report on payments and activities in response to fines
penalties assessed under environmental laws.
Sec. 345. Annual report on environmental activities of the Department of
Sec. 346. Review of existing environmental consequences of the presence
of the Armed Forces in Bermuda.
Sec. 347. Sense of Congress on deployment of United States Armed Forces
abroad for environmental preservation activities.
Sec. 348. Recovery and sharing of costs of environmental restoration at
Department of Defense sites.
Sec. 349. Partnerships for investment in innovative environmental
Sec. 350. Procurement of recycled copier paper.
Sec. 351. Pilot program for the sale of air pollution emission reduction
Subtitle D--Depot-Level Activities
Sec. 355. Definition of depot-level maintenance and repair.
Sec. 356. Core logistics capabilities of Department of Defense.
Sec. 357. Increase in percentage of depot-level maintenance and repair
that may be contracted for performance by non-government
Sec. 358. Annual report on depot-level maintenance and repair.
Sec. 359. Requirement for use of competitive procedures in contracting
for performance of depot-level maintenance and repair
performed at closed or realigned military installations.
Sec. 360. Clarification of prohibition on management of depot employees
constraints on personnel levels.
Sec. 361. Centers of Industrial and Technical Excellence.
Sec. 362. Extension of authority for aviation depots and naval shipyards
to engage in defense-related production and services.
Sec. 363. Repeal of a conditional repeal of certain depot-level
repair laws and a related reporting requirement.
Sec. 364. Personnel reductions, Army depots participating in Army
Workload and Performance System.
Sec. 365. Report on allocation of core logistics activities among
Defense facilities and private sector facilities.
Sec. 366. Review of use of temporary duty assignments for ship repair
Sec. 367. Sense of Congress regarding realignment of performance of
Subtitle E--Commissaries and Nonappropriated Fund Instrumentalities
Sec. 371. Reorganization of laws regarding commissaries and exchanges
and other morale, welfare, and recreation activities.
Sec. 372. Merchandise and pricing requirements for commissary stores.
Sec. 373. Limitation on noncompetitive procurement of brand-name
commercial items for resale in commissary stores.
Sec. 374. Treatment of revenues derived from commissary store
Sec. 375. Maintenance, repair, and renovation of Armed Forces Recreation
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Sec. 376. Plan for use of public and private partnerships to benefit
morale, welfare, and recreation activities.
Subtitle F--Other Matters
Sec. 381. Assistance to local educational agencies that benefit
members of the Armed Forces and Department of Defense
Sec. 382. Center for Excellence in Disaster Management and Humanitarian
Sec. 383. Applicability of Federal printing requirements to Defense
Automated Printing Service.
Sec. 384. Study and notification requirements for conversion of
industrial type functions to contractor performance.
Sec. 385. Collection and retention of cost information data on converted
services and functions.
Sec. 386. Financial assistance to support additional duties assigned to
Sec. 387. Competitive procurement of printing and duplication services.
Sec. 388. Continuation and expansion of demonstration program to
overpayments made to vendors.
Sec. 389. Development of standard forms regarding performance work
statement and request for proposal for conversion of certain
operational functions of military installations.
Sec. 390. Base operations support for military installations on Guam.
Sec. 391. Warranty claims recovery pilot program.
Sec. 392. Program to investigate fraud, waste, and abuse within
Sec. 393. Multitechnology automated reader card demonstration program.
Sec. 394. Reduction in overhead costs of Inventory Control Points.
Sec. 395. Inventory management.
TITLE IV--MILITARY PERSONNEL AUTHORIZATIONS
Subtitle A--Active Forces
Sec. 401. End strengths for active forces.
Sec. 402. Permanent end strength levels to support two major regional
Subtitle B--Reserve Forces
Sec. 411. End strengths for Selected Reserve.
Sec. 412. End strengths for Reserves on active duty in support of the
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