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 DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION AND RELATED AGENCIES APPROPRIATIONS ACT, 
                                  2000

[[Page 113 STAT. 986]]

Public Law 106-69
106th Congress

                                 An Act


 
 Making appropriations for the Department of Transportation and related 
 agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2000, and for other 
            purposes. <<NOTE: Oct. 9, 1999 -  [H.R. 2084]>> 

    Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the 
United States of America in Congress assembled, <<NOTE: Department of 
Transportation and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2000.>>  That 
the following sums are appropriated, out of any money in the Treasury 
not otherwise appropriated, for the Department of Transportation and 
related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2000, and for 
other purposes, namely:

                                 TITLE I

                      DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

                         OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY

                    Immediate Office of the Secretary

    For necessary expenses of the Immediate Office of the 
Secretary, $1,867,000.

                Immediate Office of the Deputy Secretary

    For necessary expenses of the Immediate Office of the Deputy 
Secretary, $600,000.

                      Office of the General Counsel

    For necessary expenses of the Office of the General Counsel, 
$9,000,000.

              Office of the Assistant Secretary for Policy

    For necessary expenses of the Office of the Assistant Secretary for 
Policy, $2,824,000.

Office of the Assistant Secretary for Aviation and International Affairs

    For necessary expenses of the Office of the Assistant Secretary for 
Aviation and International Affairs, $7,650,000: Provided, That 
notwithstanding any other provision of law, there may be credited to 
this appropriation up to $1,250,000 in funds received in user fees.

[[Page 113 STAT. 987]]

        Office of the Assistant Secretary for Budget and Programs

    For necessary expenses of the Office of the Assistant Secretary for 
Budget and Programs, $6,870,000, including not to exceed $45,000 for 
allocation within the Department for official reception and 
representation expenses as the Secretary may determine.

       Office of the Assistant Secretary for Governmental Affairs

    For necessary expenses of the Office of the Assistant Secretary for 
Governmental Affairs, $2,039,000.

          Office of the Assistant Secretary for Administration

    For necessary expenses of the Office of the Assistant Secretary for 
Administration, $17,767,000.

                        Office of Public Affairs

    For necessary expenses of the Office of Public Affairs, $1,800,000.

                          Executive Secretariat

    For necessary expenses of the Executive Secretariat, $1,102,000.

                        Board of Contract Appeals

    For necessary expenses of the Board of Contract Appeals, $520,000.

         Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization

    For necessary expenses of the Office of Small and Disadvantaged 
Business Utilization, $1,222,000.

                   Office of Intelligence and Security

    For necessary expenses of the Office of Intelligence and Security, 
$1,454,000.

                 Office of the Chief Information Officer

    For necessary expenses of the Office of the Chief Information 
Officer, $5,075,000.

                         Office of Intermodalism

    For necessary expenses of the Office of Intermodalism, $1,062,000.

                         Office of Civil Rights

    For necessary expenses of the Office of Civil Rights, $7,200,000.

[[Page 113 STAT. 988]]

           Transportation Planning, Research, and Development

    For necessary expenses for conducting transportation planning, 
research, systems development, development activities, and making 
grants, to remain available until expended, $3,300,000.

              Transportation Administrative Service Center

    Necessary expenses for operating costs and capital outlays of the 
Transportation Administrative Service Center, not to exceed 
$148,673,000, shall be paid from appropriations made available to the 
Department of Transportation: Provided, That the preceding limitation 
shall not apply to activities associated with departmental Year 2000 
conversion activities: Provided further, That such services shall be 
provided on a competitive basis to entities within the Department of 
Transportation: Provided further, That the above limitation on operating 
expenses shall not apply to non-DOT entities: Provided further, That no 
funds appropriated in this Act to an agency of the Department shall be 
transferred to the Transportation Administrative Service Center without 
the approval of the agency modal administrator: Provided further, That 
no assessments may be levied against any program, budget activity, 
subactivity or project funded by this Act unless notice of such 
assessments and the basis therefor are presented to the House and Senate 
Committees on Appropriations and are approved by such Committees.

                Minority Business Resource Center Program

    For the cost of direct loans, $1,500,000, as authorized by 49 U.S.C. 
332: 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: Provided further, That these funds are available to 
subsidize gross obligations for the principal amount of direct loans not 
to exceed $13,775,000. In addition, for administrative expenses to carry 
out the direct loan program, $400,000.

                       Minority Business Outreach

    For necessary expenses of Minority Business Resource Center outreach 
activities, $2,900,000, of which $2,635,000 shall remain available until 
September 30, 2001: Provided, That notwithstanding 49 U.S.C. 332, these 
funds may be used for business opportunities related to any mode of 
transportation.

                               COAST GUARD

                           Operating Expenses

    For necessary expenses for the operation and maintenance of the 
Coast Guard, not otherwise provided for; purchase of not to exceed five 
passenger motor vehicles for replacement only; payments pursuant to 
section 156 of Public Law 97-377, as amended (42 U.S.C. 402 note), and 
section 229(b) of the Social Security Act (42 U.S.C. 429(b)); and 
recreation and welfare; $2,781,000,000, of which $300,000,000 shall be 
available for defense-related activities; and of which $25,000,000 shall 
be derived from the Oil Spill Liability Trust Fund: Provided, That none 
of the funds appropriated

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in this or any other Act shall be available for pay for administrative 
expenses in connection with shipping commissioners in the United States: 
Provided further, That none of the funds provided in this Act shall be 
available for expenses incurred for yacht documentation under 46 U.S.C. 
12109, except to the extent fees are collected from yacht owners and 
credited to this appropriation: Provided further, That the Commandant 
shall reduce both military and civilian employment levels for the 
purpose of complying with Executive Order No. 12839: Provided further, 
That up to $615,000 in user fees collected pursuant to section 1111 of 
Public Law 104-324 shall be credited to this appropriation as offsetting 
collections in fiscal year 2000: Provided further, That notwithstanding 
any other provision of law, the Commandant of the Coast Guard may 
transfer certain parcels of real property located at Sitka, Japonski 
Island, Alaska to the State of Alaska for the purpose of airport 
expansion, provided that the Commandant determines that the Coast Guard 
has been indemnified for any loss, damage, or destruction of any 
structures or other improvements on the lands to be conveyed. No other 
provision of law shall otherwise make the real property improvements on 
Japonski Island ineligible for Federal funding by virtue of any 
consideration received by the Coast Guard for such improvements: 
Provided further, That none of the funds in this Act shall be available 
for the Coast Guard to plan, finalize, or implement any regulation that 
would promulgate new maritime user fees not specifically authorized by 
law after the date of the enactment of this Act: Provided further, That 
the Secretary of Transportation may use any surplus funds that are made 
available to the Secretary, to the maximum extent practicable, for drug 
interdiction activities of the Coast Guard.

               Acquisition, Construction, and Improvements

    For necessary expenses of acquisition, construction, renovation, and 
improvement of aids to navigation, shore facilities, vessels, and 
aircraft, including equipment related thereto, $389,326,000, of which 
$20,000,000 shall be derived from the Oil Spill Liability Trust Fund; of 
which $134,560,000 shall be available to acquire, repair, renovate or 
improve vessels, small boats and related equipment, to remain available 
until September 30, 2004; $44,210,000 shall be available to acquire new 
aircraft and increase aviation capability, to remain available until 
September 30, 2002; $51,626,000 shall be available for other equipment, 
to remain available until September 30, 2002; $63,800,000 shall be 
available for shore facilities and aids to navigation facilities, to 
remain available until September 30, 2002; $50,930,000 shall be 
available for personnel compensation and benefits and related costs, to 
remain available until September 30, 2001; and $44,200,000 for the 
Integrated Deepwater Systems program, to remain available until 
September 30, 2002: Provided, That the Commandant of the Coast Guard is 
authorized to dispose of, by sale at fair market value, all rights, 
title, and interest of any United States entity on behalf of the Coast 
Guard in HU-25 aircraft and Coast Guard property, and improvements 
thereto, in South Haven, Michigan; ESMT Manasquan, New Jersey; Petaluma, 
California; ESMT Portsmouth, New Hampshire; Station Clair Flats, 
Michigan; and Aids to Navigation Team Huron, Ohio: Provided further, 
That all proceeds from the sale of properties listed under this heading, 
and from the

[[Page 113 STAT. 990]]

sale of HU-25 aircraft, shall be credited to this appropriation as 
offsetting collections and made available only for the Integrated 
Deepwater Systems program, to remain available for obligation until 
September 30, 2002: Provided further, That obligations made pursuant to 
the provisions of this Act for the Integrated Deepwater Systems program 
may not exceed $50,000,000 during fiscal year 2000: Provided further, 
That upon initial submission to the Congress of the fiscal year 2001 
President's budget, the Secretary of Transportation shall transmit to 
the Congress a comprehensive capital investment plan for the United 
States Coast Guard which includes funding for each budget line item for 
fiscal years 2001 through 2005, with total funding for each year of the 
plan constrained to the funding targets for those years as estimated and 
approved by the Office of Management and Budget.

                Environmental Compliance and Restoration

    For necessary expenses to carry out the Coast Guard's environmental 
compliance and restoration functions under chapter 19 of title 14, 
United States Code, $17,000,000, to remain available until expended.

                          Alteration of Bridges

    For necessary expenses for alteration or removal of obstructive 
bridges, $15,000,000, to remain available until expended.

                               Retired Pay

    For retired pay, including the payment of obligations therefor 
otherwise chargeable to lapsed appropriations for this purpose, and 
payments under the Retired Serviceman's Family Protection and Survivor 
Benefits Plans, and for payments for medical care of retired personnel 
and their dependents under the Dependents Medical Care Act (10 U.S.C. 
ch. 55), $730,327,000.

                            Reserve Training

                      (including transfer of funds)

    For all necessary expenses of the Coast Guard Reserve, as authorized 
by law; maintenance and operation of facilities; and supplies, 
equipment, and services; $72,000,000: Provided, That no more than 
$21,500,000 of funds made available under this heading may be 
transferred to Coast Guard ``Operating expenses'' or otherwise made 
available to reimburse the Coast Guard for financial support of the 
Coast Guard Reserve: Provided further, That none of the funds in this 
Act may be used by the Coast Guard to assess direct charges on the Coast 
Guard Reserves for items or activities which were not so charged during 
fiscal year 1997.

               Research, Development, Test, and Evaluation

    For necessary expenses, not otherwise provided for, for applied 
scientific research, development, test, and evaluation; maintenance, 
rehabilitation, lease and operation of facilities and equipment, as 
authorized by law, $19,000,000, to remain available until expended, of 
which $3,500,000 shall be derived from the Oil Spill Liability Trust 
Fund: Provided, That there may be credited to and used

[[Page 113 STAT. 991]]

for the purposes of this appropriation funds received from State and 
local governments, other public authorities, private sources, and 
foreign countries, for expenses incurred for research, development, 
testing, and evaluation.

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