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Public Law No: 114-113 (12/18/2015)

 
[114th Congress Public Law 113]
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                  CONSOLIDATED APPROPRIATIONS ACT, 2016

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Public Law 114-113
114th Congress

                                 An Act


 
   Making appropriations for military construction, the Department of 
   Veterans Affairs, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending 
      September 30, 2016, and for other purposes. <<NOTE: Dec. 18, 
                         2015 -  [H.R. 2029]>> 

    Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the 
United States of America in Congress assembled, <<NOTE: Consolidated 
Appropriations Act, 2016.>> 
SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

    This Act may be cited as the ``Consolidated Appropriations Act, 
2016''.
SEC. 2. TABLE OF CONTENTS.

    The table of contents of this Act is as follows:

Sec. 1. Short title.
Sec. 2. Table of contents.
Sec. 3. References.
Sec. 4. Explanatory statement.
Sec. 5. Statement of appropriations.
Sec. 6. Availability of funds.
Sec. 7. Technical allowance for estimating differences.
Sec. 8. Corrections.
Sec. 9. Adjustments to compensation.

       DIVISION A--AGRICULTURE, RURAL DEVELOPMENT, FOOD AND DRUG 
      ADMINISTRATION, AND RELATED AGENCIES APPROPRIATIONS ACT, 2016

Title I--Agricultural Programs
Title II--Conservation Programs
Title III--Rural Development Programs
Title IV--Domestic Food Programs
Title V--Foreign Assistance and Related Programs
Title VI--Related Agencies and Food and Drug Administration
Title VII--General Provisions

      DIVISION B--COMMERCE, JUSTICE, SCIENCE, AND RELATED AGENCIES 
                        APPROPRIATIONS ACT, 2016

Title I--Department of Commerce
Title II--Department of Justice
Title III--Science
Title IV--Related Agencies
Title V--General Provisions

       DIVISION C--DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE APPROPRIATIONS ACT, 2016

Title I--Military Personnel
Title II--Operation and Maintenance
Title III--Procurement
Title IV--Research, Development, Test and Evaluation
Title V--Revolving and Management Funds
Title VI--Other Department of Defense Programs
Title VII--Related Agencies
Title VIII--General Provisions
Title IX--Overseas Contingency Operations/Global War on Terrorism

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     DIVISION D--ENERGY AND WATER DEVELOPMENT AND RELATED AGENCIES 
                        APPROPRIATIONS ACT, 2016

Title I--Corps of Engineers--Civil
Title II--Department of the Interior
Title III--Department of Energy
Title IV--Independent Agencies
Title V--General Provisions

  DIVISION E--FINANCIAL SERVICES AND GENERAL GOVERNMENT APPROPRIATIONS 
                                ACT, 2016

Title I--Department of the Treasury
Title II--Executive Office of the President and Funds Appropriated to 
           the President
Title III--The Judiciary
Title IV--District of Columbia
Title V--Independent Agencies
Title VI--General Provisions--This Act
Title VII--General Provisions--Government-wide
Title VIII--General Provisions--District of Columbia

  DIVISION F--DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY APPROPRIATIONS ACT, 2016

Title I--Departmental Management and Operations
Title II--Security, Enforcement, and Investigations
Title III--Protection, Preparedness, Response, and Recovery
Title IV--Research, Development, Training, and Services
Title V--General Provisions

    DIVISION G--DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR, ENVIRONMENT, AND RELATED 
                    AGENCIES APPROPRIATIONS ACT, 2016

Title I--Department of the Interior
Title II--Environmental Protection Agency
Title III--Related Agencies
Title IV--General Provisions

    DIVISION H--DEPARTMENTS OF LABOR, HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES, AND 
        EDUCATION, AND RELATED AGENCIES APPROPRIATIONS ACT, 2016

Title I--Department of Labor
Title II--Department of Health and Human Services
Title III--Department of Education
Title IV--Related Agencies
Title V--General Provisions

         DIVISION I--LEGISLATIVE BRANCH APPROPRIATIONS ACT, 2016

Title I--Legislative Branch
Title II--General Provisions

  DIVISION J--MILITARY CONSTRUCTION AND VETERANS AFFAIRS, AND RELATED 
                    AGENCIES APPROPRIATIONS ACT, 2016

Title I--Department of Defense
Title II--Department of Veterans Affairs
Title III--Related Agencies
Title IV--General Provisions

    DIVISION K--DEPARTMENT OF STATE, FOREIGN OPERATIONS, AND RELATED 
                    PROGRAMS APPROPRIATIONS ACT, 2016

Title I--Department of State and Related Agency
Title II--United States Agency for International Development
Title III--Bilateral Economic Assistance
Title IV--International Security Assistance
Title V--Multilateral Assistance
Title VI--Export and Investment Assistance
Title VII--General Provisions
Title VIII--Overseas Contingency Operations/Global War on Terrorism
Title IX--Other Matters

 DIVISION L--TRANSPORTATION, HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT, AND RELATED 
                    AGENCIES APPROPRIATIONS ACT, 2016

Title I--Department of Transportation

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Title II--Department of Housing and Urban Development
Title III--Related Agencies
Title IV--General Provisions--This Act

     DIVISION M--INTELLIGENCE AUTHORIZATION ACT FOR FISCAL YEAR 2016

                  DIVISION N--CYBERSECURITY ACT OF 2015

                        DIVISION O--OTHER MATTERS

                   DIVISION P--TAX-RELATED PROVISIONS

       DIVISION Q--PROTECTING AMERICANS FROM TAX HIKES ACT OF 2015

SEC. 3. <<NOTE: 1 USC 1 note.>>  REFERENCES.

    Except as expressly provided otherwise, any reference to ``this 
Act'' contained in any division of this Act shall be treated as 
referring only to the provisions of that division.
SEC. 4. EXPLANATORY STATEMENT.

    The explanatory statement regarding this Act, printed in the House 
of Representatives section of the Congressional Record on or about 
December 17, 2015 by the Chairman of the Committee on Appropriations of 
the House, shall have the same effect with respect to the allocation of 
funds and implementation of divisions A through L of this Act as if it 
were a joint explanatory statement of a committee of conference.
SEC. 5. STATEMENT OF APPROPRIATIONS.

    The following sums in this Act are appropriated, out of any money in 
the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, for the fiscal year ending 
September 30, 2016.
SEC. 6. AVAILABILITY OF FUNDS.

    Each amount designated in this Act by the Congress for Overseas 
Contingency Operations/Global War on Terrorism pursuant to section 
251(b)(2)(A)(ii) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control 
Act of 1985 shall be available (or rescinded, if applicable) only if the 
President subsequently so designates all such amounts and transmits such 
designations to the Congress.
SEC. 7. TECHNICAL ALLOWANCE FOR ESTIMATING DIFFERENCES.

    If, for fiscal year 2016, new budget authority provided in 
appropriations Acts exceeds the discretionary spending limit for any 
category set forth in section 251(c) of the Balanced Budget and 
Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 due to estimating differences with 
the Congressional Budget Office, an adjustment to the discretionary 
spending limit in such category for fiscal year 2016 shall be made by 
the Director of the Office of Management and Budget in the amount of the 
excess but the total of all such adjustments shall not exceed 0.2 
percent of the sum of the adjusted discretionary spending limits for all 
categories for that fiscal year.
SEC. 8. CORRECTIONS.

    The Continuing Appropriations Act, 2016 (Public Law 114-53) is 
amended--
            (1) by changing the long title so as to read: ``Making 
        continuing appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 
        30, 2016, and for other purposes.'';
            (2) by inserting after the enacting clause (before section 
        1) the following: ``DIVISION A--TSA OFFICE OF INSPECTION 
        ACCOUNTABILITY ACT OF 2015'';

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            (3) <<NOTE: 16 USC 6809. 20 USC 7801 note.>>  by inserting 
        after section 8 (before the statement of appropriations) the 
        following: ``DIVISION B--CONTINUING APPROPRIATIONS RESOLUTION, 
        2016''; and
            (4) by inserting after section 150 (before the short title) 
        the following new section: ``Sec. 151. Except as expressly 
        provided otherwise, any reference in this division to `this Act' 
        shall be treated as referring only to the provisions of this 
        division.''.
SEC. 9. <<NOTE: 2 USC 4501 note.>>  ADJUSTMENTS TO COMPENSATION.

    Notwithstanding any other provision of law, no adjustment shall be 
made under section 601(a) of the Legislative Reorganization Act of 1946 
(2 U.S.C. 4501) (relating to cost of living adjustments for Members of 
Congress) during fiscal year 2016.

 DIVISION A--AGRICULTURE, <<NOTE: Agriculture, Rural Development, Food 
   and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 
 2016.>>  RURAL DEVELOPMENT, FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION, AND RELATED 
AGENCIES APPROPRIATIONS ACT, 2016

                                 TITLE I

                          AGRICULTURAL PROGRAMS

                  Production, Processing, and Marketing

                         Office of the Secretary

                     (including transfers of funds)

    For necessary expenses of the Office of the Secretary, $45,555,000, 
of which not to exceed $5,051,000 shall be available for the immediate 
Office of the Secretary, of which not to exceed $250,000 shall be 
available for the Military Veterans Agricultural Liaison; not to exceed 
$502,000 shall be available for the Office of Tribal Relations; not to 
exceed $1,496,000 shall be available for the Office of Homeland Security 
and Emergency Coordination; not to exceed $1,209,000 shall be available 
for the Office of Advocacy and Outreach; not to exceed $25,928,000 shall 
be available for the Office of the Assistant Secretary for 
Administration, of which $25,124,000 shall be available for Departmental 
Administration to provide for necessary expenses for management support 
services to offices of the Department and for general administration, 
security, repairs and alterations, and other miscellaneous supplies and 
expenses not otherwise provided for and necessary for the practical and 
efficient work of the Department; not to exceed $3,869,000 shall be 
available for the Office of Assistant Secretary for Congressional 
Relations to carry out the programs funded by this Act, including 
programs involving intergovernmental affairs and liaison within the 
executive branch; and not to exceed $7,500,000 shall be available for 
the Office of Communications:  Provided, That the Secretary of 
Agriculture is authorized to transfer funds appropriated for any office 
of the Office of the Secretary to any other office of the Office of the 
Secretary:  Provided further, That no appropriation for any office shall 
be increased or decreased by more than 5 percent:  Provided further, 
That not to exceed $11,000 of the amount made available under this 
paragraph for the immediate Office of the Secretary shall be available 
for official reception and representation expenses, not otherwise 
provided for, as determined

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by the Secretary:  Provided further, That the amount made available 
under this heading for Departmental Administration shall be reimbursed 
from applicable appropriations in this Act for travel expenses incident 
to the holding of hearings as required by 5 U.S.C. 551-558:  Provided 
further, That funds made available under this heading for the Office of 
the Assistant Secretary for Congressional Relations may be transferred 
to agencies of the Department of Agriculture funded by this Act to 
maintain personnel at the agency level:  Provided further, That no funds 
made available under this heading for the Office of Assistant Secretary 
for Congressional Relations may be obligated after 30 days from the date 
of enactment of this Act, unless the Secretary has notified the 
Committees on Appropriations of both Houses of Congress on the 
allocation of these funds by USDA agency:  Provided further, That within 
180 days of the date of enactment of this Act, the Secretary shall 
submit to Congress the report required in section 7 U.S.C. 6935(b)(3).

                          Executive Operations

                      office of the chief economist

    For necessary expenses of the Office of the Chief Economist, 
$17,777,000, of which $4,000,000 shall be for grants or cooperative 
agreements for policy research under 7 U.S.C. 3155, and of which 
$1,000,000, to remain available until September 30, 2017, shall be for 
the purpose set forth under this heading in the explanatory statement 
described in section 4 (in the matter preceding division A of the 
consolidated Act).

                        national appeals division

    For necessary expenses of the National Appeals Division, 
$13,317,000.

                  office of budget and program analysis

    For necessary expenses of the Office of Budget and Program Analysis, 
$9,392,000.

                 Office of the Chief Information Officer

    For necessary expenses of the Office of the Chief Information 
Officer, $44,538,000, of which not less than $28,000,000 is for 
cybersecurity requirements of the Department.

                  Office of the Chief Financial Officer

    For necessary expenses of the Office of the Chief Financial Officer, 
$6,028,000.

           Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights

    For necessary expenses of the Office of the Assistant Secretary for 
Civil Rights, $898,000.

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                         Office of Civil Rights

    For necessary expenses of the Office of Civil Rights, $24,070,000.

                  Agriculture Buildings and Facilities

                     (including transfers of funds)

    For payment of space rental and related costs pursuant to Public Law 
92-313, including authorities pursuant to the 1984 delegation of 
authority from the Administrator of General Services to the Department 
of Agriculture under 40 U.S.C. 121, for programs and activities of the 
Department which are included in this Act, and for alterations and other 
actions needed for the Department and its agencies to consolidate 
unneeded space into configurations suitable for release to the 
Administrator of General Services, and for the operation, maintenance, 
improvement, and repair of Agriculture buildings and facilities, and for 
related costs, $64,189,000, to remain available until expended, for 
buildings operations and maintenance expenses:  Provided, That the 
Secretary may use unobligated prior year balances of an agency or office 
that are no longer available for new obligation to cover shortfalls 
incurred in prior or current year rental payments for such agency or 
office.

                     Hazardous Materials Management

                     (including transfers of funds)

    For necessary expenses of the Department of Agriculture, to comply 
with the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and 
Liability Act (42 U.S.C. 9601 et seq.) and the Resource Conservation and 
Recovery Act (42 U.S.C. 6901 et seq.), $3,618,000, to remain available 
until expended:  Provided, That appropriations and funds available 
herein to the Department for Hazardous Materials Management may be 
transferred to any agency of the Department for its use in meeting all 
requirements pursuant to the above Acts on Federal and non-Federal 
lands.

                       Office of Inspector General

    For necessary expenses of the Office of Inspector General, including 
employment pursuant to the Inspector General Act of 1978, $95,738,000, 
including such sums as may be necessary for contracting and other 
arrangements with public agencies and private persons pursuant to 
section 6(a)(9) of the Inspector General Act of 1978, and including not 
to exceed $125,000 for certain confidential operational expenses, 
including the payment of informants, to be expended under the direction 
of the Inspector General pursuant to Public Law 95-452 and section 1337 
of Public Law 97-98.

                      Office of the General Counsel

    For necessary expenses of the Office of the General Counsel, 
$44,383,000.

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                            Office of Ethics

    For necessary expenses of the Office of Ethics, $3,654,000.

  Office of the Under Secretary for Research, Education, and Economics

    For necessary expenses of the Office of the Under Secretary for 
Research, Education, and Economics, $893,000.

                        Economic Research Service

    For necessary expenses of the Economic Research Service, 
$85,373,000.

                National Agricultural Statistics Service

    For necessary expenses of the National Agricultural Statistics 
Service, $168,443,000, of which up to $42,177,000 shall be available 
until expended for the Census of Agriculture:  Provided, That amounts 
made available for the Census of Agriculture may be used to conduct 
Current Industrial Report surveys subject to 7 U.S.C. 2204g(d) and (f).

                      Agricultural Research Service

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses of the Agricultural Research Service and for 
acquisition of lands by donation, exchange, or purchase at a nominal 
cost not to exceed $100, and for land exchanges where the lands 
exchanged shall be of equal value or shall be equalized by a payment of 
money to the grantor which shall not exceed 25 percent of the total 
value of the land or interests transferred out of Federal ownership, 
$1,143,825,000: <<NOTE: 7 USC 2254.>>   Provided, That appropriations 
hereunder shall be available for the operation and maintenance of 
aircraft and the purchase of not to exceed one for replacement only:  
Provided further, That appropriations hereunder shall be available 
pursuant to 7 U.S.C. 2250 for the construction, alteration, and repair 
of buildings and improvements, but unless otherwise provided, the cost 
of constructing any one building shall not exceed $375,000, except for 
headhouses or greenhouses which shall each be limited to $1,200,000, and 
except for 10 buildings to be constructed or improved at a cost not to 
exceed $750,000 each, and the cost of altering any one building during 
the fiscal year shall not exceed 10 percent of the current replacement 
value of the building or $375,000, whichever is greater:  Provided 
further, That the limitations on alterations contained in this Act shall 
not apply to modernization or replacement of existing facilities at 
Beltsville, Maryland:  Provided further, That appropriations hereunder 
shall be available for granting easements at the Beltsville Agricultural 
Research Center:  Provided further, That the foregoing limitations shall 
not apply to replacement of buildings needed to carry out the Act of 
April 24, 1948 (21 U.S.C. 113a):  Provided further, That appropriations 
hereunder shall be available for granting easements at any Agricultural 
Research Service location for the construction of a research facility by 
a non-Federal entity for use by, and acceptable to, the Agricultural 
Research

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Service and a condition of the easements shall be that upon completion 
the facility shall be accepted by the Secretary, subject to the 
availability of funds herein, if the Secretary finds that acceptance of 
the facility is in the interest of the United States:  Provided further, 
That funds may be received from any State, other political subdivision, 
organization, or individual for the purpose of establishing or operating 
any research facility or research project of the Agricultural Research 
Service, as authorized by law:  Provided further, That of the 
appropriations hereunder, $57,192,000 may not be obligated until 30 days 
after the Secretary of Agriculture certifies in writing to the 
Committees on Appropriations of both Houses of Congress that the 
Agricultural Research Service has updated its animal care policies and 
that all Agricultural Research Service research facilities at which 
animal research is conducted have a fully functioning Institutional 
Animal Care and Use Committee, including all appropriate and necessary 
record keeping:  Provided further, That such certification shall set 
forth in detail the factual basis for the certification and the 
Department's plan for ensuring these changes are maintained in the 
future:  Provided further, That such certification shall be subject to 
prior consultation with the Committees on Appropriations of both Houses 
of Congress.

                        buildings and facilities

    For the acquisition of land, construction, repair, improvement, 
extension, alteration, and purchase of fixed equipment or facilities as 
necessary to carry out the agricultural research programs of the 
Department of Agriculture, where not otherwise provided, $212,101,000 to 
remain available until expended.

               National Institute of Food and Agriculture

                    research and education activities

    For payments to agricultural experiment stations, for cooperative 
forestry and other research, for facilities, and for other expenses, 
$819,685,000, which shall be for the purposes, and in the amounts, 
specified in the table titled ``National Institute of Food and 
Agriculture, Research and Education Activities'' in the explanatory 
statement described in section 4 (in the matter preceding division A of 
this consolidated Act):  Provided, That funds for research grants for 
1994 institutions, education grants for 1890 institutions, capacity 
building for non-land-grant colleges of agriculture, the agriculture and 
food research initiative, veterinary medicine loan repayment, 
multicultural scholars, graduate fellowship and institution challenge 
grants, and grants management systems shall remain available until 
expended:  Provided further, That each institution eligible to receive 
funds under the Evans-Allen program receives no less than $1,000,000:  
Provided further, That funds for education grants for Alaska Native and 
Native Hawaiian-serving institutions be made available to individual 
eligible institutions or consortia of eligible institutions with funds 
awarded equally to each of the States of Alaska and Hawaii:  Provided 
further, That funds for education grants for 1890 institutions shall be 
made available to institutions eligible to receive funds under 7 U.S.C. 
3221 and 3222:  Provided further, That not more than 5 percent of the 
amounts made available by this or any other Act to carry out the 
Agriculture and Food Research Initiative under 7 U.S.C.

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450i(b) may be retained by the Secretary of Agriculture to pay 
administrative costs incurred by the Secretary in carrying out that 
authority.

               native american institutions endowment fund

    For the Native American Institutions Endowment Fund authorized by 
Public Law 103-382 (7 U.S.C. 301 note), $11,880,000, to remain available 
until expended.

                          extension activities

    For payments to States, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, Guam, 
the Virgin Islands, Micronesia, the Northern Marianas, and American 
Samoa, $475,891,000, which shall be for the purposes, and in the 
amounts, specified in the table titled ``National Institute of Food and 
Agriculture, Extension Activities'' in the explanatory statement 
described in section 4 (in the matter preceding division A of this 
consolidated Act):  Provided, That funds for facility improvements at 
1890 institutions shall remain available until expended:  Provided 
further, That institutions eligible to receive funds under 7 U.S.C. 3221 
for cooperative extension receive no less than $1,000,000:  Provided 
further, That funds for cooperative extension under sections 3(b) and 
(c) of the Smith-Lever Act (7 U.S.C. 343(b) and (c)) and section 208(c) 
of Public Law 93-471 shall be available for retirement and employees' 
compensation costs for extension agents.

                          integrated activities

    For the integrated research, education, and extension grants 
programs, including necessary administrative expenses, $30,900,000, 
which shall be for the purposes, and in the amounts, specified in the 
table titled ``National Institute of Food and Agriculture, Integrated 
Activities'' in the explanatory statement described in section 4 (in the 
matter preceding division A of this consolidated Act):  Provided, That 
funds for the Food and Agriculture Defense Initiative shall remain 
available until September 30, 2017:  Provided further, That 
notwithstanding any other provision of law, indirect costs shall not be 
charged against any Extension Implementation Program Area grant awarded 
under the Crop Protection/Pest Management Program (7 U.S.C. 7626).

   Office of the Under Secretary for Marketing and Regulatory Programs

    For necessary expenses of the Office of the Under Secretary for 
Marketing and Regulatory Programs, $893,000.

               Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service

                          salaries and expenses

                     (including transfers of funds)

    For necessary expenses of the Animal and Plant Health Inspection 
Service, including up to $30,000 for representation allowances and for 
expenses pursuant to the Foreign Service Act of 1980

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(22 U.S.C. 4085), $894,415,000, of which $470,000, to remain available 
until expended, shall be available for the control of outbreaks of 
insects, plant diseases, animal diseases and for control of pest animals 
and birds (``contingency fund'') to the extent necessary to meet 
emergency conditions; of which $11,520,000, to remain available until 
expended, shall be used for the cotton pests program for cost share 
purposes or for debt retirement for active eradication zones; of which 
$35,339,000, to remain available until expended, shall be for Animal 
Health Technical Services; of which $697,000 shall be for activities 
under the authority of the Horse Protection Act of 1970, as amended (15 
U.S.C. 1831); of which $55,340,000, to remain available until expended, 
shall be used to support avian health; of which $4,251,000, to remain 
available until expended, shall be for information technology 
infrastructure; of which $158,000,000, to remain available until 
expended, shall be for specialty crop pests; of which, $8,826,000, to 
remain available until expended, shall be for field crop and rangeland 
ecosystem pests; of which $54,000,000, to remain available until 
expended, shall be for tree and wood pests; of which $3,973,000, to 
remain available until expended, shall be for the National Veterinary 
Stockpile; of which up to $1,500,000, to remain available until 
expended, shall be for the scrapie program for indemnities; of which 
$2,500,000, to remain available until expended, shall be for the 
wildlife damage management program for aviation safety:  Provided, That 
of amounts available under this heading for wildlife services methods 
development, $1,000,000 shall remain available until expended:  Provided 
further, That of amounts available under this heading for the screwworm 
program, $4,990,000 shall remain available until expended:  Provided 
further, That no funds shall be used to formulate or administer a 
brucellosis eradication program for the current fiscal year that does 
not require minimum matching by the States of at least 40 percent:  
Provided further, That this appropriation shall be available for the 
operation and maintenance of aircraft and the purchase of not to exceed 
five, of which two shall be for replacement only:  Provided further, 
That in addition, in emergencies which threaten any segment of the 
agricultural production industry of this country, the Secretary may 
transfer from other appropriations or funds available to the agencies or 
corporations of the Department such sums as may be deemed necessary, to 
be available only in such emergencies for the arrest and eradication of 
contagious or infectious disease or pests of animals, poultry, or 
plants, and for expenses in accordance with sections 10411 and 10417 of 
the Animal Health Protection Act (7 U.S.C. 8310 and 8316) and sections 
431 and 442 of the Plant Protection Act (7 U.S.C. 7751 and 7772), and 
any unexpended balances of funds transferred for such emergency purposes 
in the preceding fiscal year shall be merged with such transferred 
amounts:  Provided further, That appropriations hereunder shall be 
available pursuant to law (7 U.S.C. 2250) for the repair and alteration 
of leased buildings and improvements, but unless otherwise provided the 
cost of altering any one building during the fiscal year shall not 
exceed 10 percent of the current replacement value of the building.
    In fiscal year 2016, the agency is authorized to collect fees to 
cover the total costs of providing technical assistance, goods, or 
services requested by States, other political subdivisions, domestic and 
international organizations, foreign governments, or

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individuals, provided that such fees are structured such that any 
entity's liability for such fees is reasonably based on the technical 
assistance, goods, or services provided to the entity by the agency, and 
such fees shall be reimbursed to this account, to remain available until 
expended, without further appropriation, for providing such assistance, 
goods, or services.

                        buildings and facilities

    For plans, construction, repair, preventive maintenance, 
environmental support, improvement, extension, alteration, and purchase 
of fixed equipment or facilities, as authorized by 7 U.S.C. 2250, and 
acquisition of land as authorized by 7 U.S.C. 428a, $3,175,000, to 
remain available until expended.

                     Agricultural Marketing Service

                           marketing services

    For necessary expenses of the Agricultural Marketing Service, 
$81,223,000:  Provided, That this appropriation shall be available 
pursuant to law (7 U.S.C. 2250) for the alteration and repair of 
buildings and improvements, but the cost of altering any one building 
during the fiscal year shall not exceed 10 percent of the current 
replacement value of the building.
    Fees may be collected for the cost of standardization activities, as 
established by regulation pursuant to law (31 U.S.C. 9701).

                  limitation on administrative expenses

    Not to exceed $60,982,000 (from fees collected) shall be obligated 
during the current fiscal year for administrative expenses:  Provided, 
That if crop size is understated and/or other uncontrollable events 
occur, the agency may exceed this limitation by up to 10 percent with 
notification to the Committees on Appropriations of both Houses of 
Congress.

    funds for strengthening markets, income, and supply (section 32)

                     (including transfers of funds)

    Funds available under section 32 of the Act of August 24, 1935 (7 
U.S.C. 612c), shall be used only for commodity program expenses as 
authorized therein, and other related operating expenses, except for: 
(1) transfers to the Department of Commerce as authorized by the Fish 
and Wildlife Act of August 8, 1956; (2) transfers otherwise provided in 
this Act; and (3) not more than $20,489,000 for formulation and 
administration of marketing agreements and orders pursuant to the 
Agricultural Marketing Agreement Act of 1937 and the Agricultural Act of 
1961.

                   payments to states and possessions

    For payments to departments of agriculture, bureaus and departments 
of markets, and similar agencies for marketing activities under section 
204(b) of the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 (7 U.S.C. 1623(b)), 
$1,235,000.

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         Grain Inspection, Packers and Stockyards Administration

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses of the Grain Inspection, Packers and 
Stockyards Administration, $43,057,000:  Provided, That this 
appropriation shall be available pursuant to law (7 U.S.C. 2250) for the 
alteration and repair of buildings and improvements, but the cost of 
altering any one building during the fiscal year shall not exceed 10 
percent of the current replacement value of the building.

         limitation on inspection and weighing services expenses

    Not to exceed $55,000,000 (from fees collected) shall be obligated 
during the current fiscal year for inspection and weighing services:  
Provided, That if grain export activities require additional supervision 
and oversight, or other uncontrollable factors occur, this limitation 
may be exceeded by up to 10 percent with notification to the Committees 
on Appropriations of both Houses of Congress.

              Office of the Under Secretary for Food Safety

    For necessary expenses of the Office of the Under Secretary for Food 
Safety, $816,000.

                   Food Safety and Inspection Service

    For necessary expenses to carry out services authorized by the 
Federal Meat Inspection Act, the Poultry Products Inspection Act, and 
the Egg Products Inspection Act, including not to exceed $50,000 for 
representation allowances and for expenses pursuant to section 8 of the 
Act approved August 3, 1956 (7 U.S.C. 1766), $1,014,871,000; and in 
addition, $1,000,000 may be credited to this account from fees collected 
for the cost of laboratory accreditation as authorized by section 1327 
of the Food, Agriculture, Conservation and Trade Act of 1990 (7 U.S.C. 
138f):  Provided, That funds provided for the Public Health Data 
Communication Infrastructure system shall remain available until 
expended:  Provided further, That no fewer than 148 full-time equivalent 
positions shall be employed during fiscal year 2016 for purposes 
dedicated solely to inspections and enforcement related to the Humane 
Methods of Slaughter Act:  Provided further, That the Food Safety and 
Inspection Service shall continue implementation of section 11016 of 
Public Law 110-246 as further clarified by the amendments made in 
section 12106 of Public Law 113-79:  Provided further, That this 
appropriation shall be available pursuant to law (7 U.S.C. 2250) for the 
alteration and repair of buildings and improvements, but the cost of 
altering any one building during the fiscal year shall not exceed 10 
percent of the current replacement value of the building.

Office of the Under Secretary for Farm and Foreign Agricultural Services

    For necessary expenses of the Office of the Under Secretary for Farm 
and Foreign Agricultural Services, $898,000.

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                           Farm Service Agency

                          salaries and expenses

                     (including transfers of funds)

    For necessary expenses of the Farm Service Agency, $1,200,180,000:  
Provided, That not more than 50 percent of the $129,546,000 made 
available under this heading for information technology related to farm 
program delivery, including the Modernize and Innovate the Delivery of 
Agricultural Systems and other farm program delivery systems, may be 
obligated until the Secretary submits to the Committees on 
Appropriations of both Houses of Congress a plan for expenditure that 
(1) identifies for each project/investment over $25,000 (a) the 
functional and performance capabilities to be delivered and the mission 
benefits to be realized, (b) the estimated lifecycle cost, including 
estimates for development as well as maintenance and operations, and (c) 
key milestones to be met; (2) demonstrates that each project/investment 
is, (a) consistent with the Farm Service Agency Information Technology 
Roadmap, (b) being managed in accordance with applicable lifecycle 
management policies and guidance, and (c) subject to the applicable 
Department's capital planning and investment control requirements; and 
(3) has been reviewed by the Government Accountability Office and 
approved by the Committees on Appropriations of both Houses of Congress: 
 Provided further, That the agency shall submit a report by the end of 
the fourth quarter of fiscal year 2016 to the Committees on 
Appropriations and the Government Accountability Office, that identifies 
for each project/investment that is operational (a) current performance 
against key indicators of customer satisfaction, (b) current performance 
of service level agreements or other technical metrics, (c) current 
performance against a pre-established cost baseline, (d) a detailed 
breakdown of current and planned spending on operational enhancements or 
upgrades, and (e) an assessment of whether the investment continues to 
meet business needs as intended as well as alternatives to the 
investment:  Provided further, That the Secretary is authorized to use 
the services, facilities, and authorities (but not the funds) of the 
Commodity Credit Corporation to make program payments for all programs 
administered by the Agency:  Provided further, That other funds made 
available to the Agency for authorized activities may be advanced to and 
merged with this account:  Provided further, That funds made available 
to county committees shall remain available until expended:  Provided 
further, That none of the funds available to the Farm Service Agency 
shall be used to close Farm Service Agency county offices:  Provided 
further, That none of the funds available to the Farm Service Agency 
shall be used to permanently relocate county based employees that would 
result in an office with two or fewer employees without prior 
notification and approval of the Committees on Appropriations of both 
Houses of Congress.

                         state mediation grants

    For grants pursuant to section 502(b) of the Agricultural Credit Act 
of 1987, as amended (7 U.S.C. 5101-5106), $3,404,000.

[[Page 129 STAT. 2255]]

               grassroots source water protection program

    For necessary expenses to carry out wellhead or groundwater 
protection activities under section 1240O of the Food Security Act of 
1985 (16 U.S.C. 3839bb-2), $6,500,000, to remain available until 
expended.

                         dairy indemnity program

                      (including transfer of funds)

    For necessary expenses involved in making indemnity payments to 
dairy farmers and manufacturers of dairy products under a dairy 
indemnity program, such sums as may be necessary, to remain available 
until expended:  Provided, That such program is carried out by the 
Secretary in the same manner as the dairy indemnity program described in 
the Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and 
Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2001 (Public Law 106-387, 114 Stat. 
1549A-12).

           agricultural credit insurance fund program account

                     (including transfers of funds)

    For gross obligations for the principal amount of direct and 
guaranteed farm ownership (7 U.S.C. 1922 et seq.) and operating (7 
U.S.C. 1941 et seq.) loans, emergency loans (7 U.S.C. 1961 et seq.), 
Indian tribe land acquisition loans (25 U.S.C. 488), boll weevil loans 
(7 U.S.C. 1989), guaranteed conservation loans (7 U.S.C. 1924 et seq.), 
and Indian highly fractionated land loans (25 U.S.C. 488) to be 
available from funds in the Agricultural Credit Insurance Fund, as 
follows: $2,000,000,000 for guaranteed farm ownership loans and 
$1,500,000,000 for farm ownership direct loans; $1,393,443,000 for 
unsubsidized guaranteed operating loans and $1,252,004,000 for direct 
operating loans; emergency loans, $34,667,000; Indian tribe land 
acquisition loans, $2,000,000; guaranteed conservation loans, 
$150,000,000; Indian highly fractionated land loans, $10,000,000; and 
for boll weevil eradication program loans, $60,000,000:  Provided, That 
the Secretary shall deem the pink bollworm to be a boll weevil for the 
purpose of boll weevil eradication program loans.
    For the cost of direct and guaranteed loans and grants, including 
the cost of modifying loans as defined in section 502 of the 
Congressional Budget Act of 1974, as follows: farm operating loans, 
$53,961,000 for direct operating loans, $14,352,000 for unsubsidized 
guaranteed operating loans, and emergency loans, $1,262,000, to remain 
available until expended.
    In addition, for administrative expenses necessary to carry out the 
direct and guaranteed loan programs, $314,918,000, of which $306,998,000 
shall be transferred to and merged with the appropriation for ``Farm 
Service Agency, Salaries and Expenses''.
    Funds appropriated by this Act to the Agricultural Credit Insurance 
Program Account for farm ownership, operating and conservation direct 
loans and guaranteed loans may be transferred among these programs:  
Provided, That the Committees on Appropriations of both Houses of 
Congress are notified at least 15 days in advance of any transfer.

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                         Risk Management Agency

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses of the Risk Management Agency, $74,829,000:  
Provided, That not to exceed $1,000 shall be available for official 
reception and representation expenses, as authorized by 7 U.S.C. 
1506(i).

                              CORPORATIONS

    The following corporations and agencies are hereby authorized to 
make expenditures, within the limits of funds and borrowing authority 
available to each such corporation or agency and in accord with law, and 
to make contracts and commitments without regard to fiscal year 
limitations as provided by section 104 of the Government Corporation 
Control Act as may be necessary in carrying out the programs set forth 
in the budget for the current fiscal year for such corporation or 
agency, except as hereinafter provided.

                 Federal Crop Insurance Corporation Fund

    For payments as authorized by section 516 of the Federal Crop 
Insurance Act (7 U.S.C. 1516), such sums as may be necessary, to remain 
available until expended.

                    Commodity Credit Corporation Fund

                  reimbursement for net realized losses

                     (including transfers of funds)

    For the current fiscal year, such sums as may be necessary to 
reimburse the Commodity Credit Corporation for net realized losses 
sustained, but not previously reimbursed, pursuant to section 2 of the 
Act of August 17, 1961 (15 U.S.C. 713a-11):  Provided, That of the funds 
available to the Commodity Credit Corporation under section 11 of the 
Commodity Credit Corporation Charter Act (15 U.S.C. 714i) for the 
conduct of its business with the Foreign Agricultural Service, up to 
$5,000,000 may be transferred to and used by the Foreign Agricultural 
Service for information resource management activities of the Foreign 
Agricultural Service that are not related to Commodity Credit 
Corporation business.

                       hazardous waste management

                        (limitation on expenses)

    For the current fiscal year, the Commodity Credit Corporation shall 
not expend more than $5,000,000 for site investigation and cleanup 
expenses, and operations and maintenance expenses to comply with the 
requirement of section 107(g) of the Comprehensive Environmental 
Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (42 U.S.C. 9607(g)), and 
section 6001 of the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (42 U.S.C. 
6961).

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                                TITLE II

                          CONSERVATION PROGRAMS

   Office of the Under Secretary for Natural Resources and Environment

    For necessary expenses of the Office of the Under Secretary for 
Natural Resources and Environment, $898,000.

                 Natural Resources Conservation Service

                         conservation operations

    For necessary expenses for carrying out the provisions of the Act of 
April 27, 1935 (16 U.S.C. 590a-f), including preparation of conservation 
plans and establishment of measures to conserve soil and water 
(including farm irrigation and land drainage and such special measures 
for soil and water management as may be necessary to prevent floods and 
the siltation of reservoirs and to control agricultural related 
pollutants); operation of conservation plant materials centers; 
classification and mapping of soil; dissemination of information; 
acquisition of lands, water, and interests therein for use in the plant 
materials program by donation, exchange, or purchase at a nominal cost 
not to exceed $100 pursuant to the Act of August 3, 1956 (7 U.S.C. 
428a); purchase and erection or alteration or improvement of permanent 
and temporary buildings; and operation and maintenance of aircraft, 
$850,856,000, to remain available until September 30, 2017:  Provided, 
That appropriations hereunder shall be available pursuant to 7 U.S.C. 
2250 for construction and improvement of buildings and public 
improvements at plant materials centers, except that the cost of 
alterations and improvements to other buildings and other public 
improvements shall not exceed $250,000:  Provided further, That when 
buildings or other structures are erected on non-Federal land, that the 
right to use such land is obtained as provided in 7 U.S.C. 2250a:  
Provided further, That of the amounts made available under this heading, 
$5,600,000, shall remain available until expended for the authorities 
under 16 U.S.C. 1001-1005 and 1007-1009 for authorized ongoing watershed 
projects with a primary purpose of providing water to rural communities: 
 Provided further, That of the amounts made available under this 
heading, $5,000,000 shall remain available until expended for the 
authorities under section 13 of the Flood Control Act of December 22, 
1944 (Public Law 78-534) for authorized ongoing projects with a primary 
purpose of watershed protection by stabilizing stream channels, 
tributaries, and banks to reduce erosion and sediment transport.

                    watershed rehabilitation program

    Under the authorities of section 14 of the Watershed Protection and 
Flood Prevention Act, $12,000,000 is provided.

[[Page 129 STAT. 2258]]

                                TITLE III

                       RURAL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMS

           Office of the Under Secretary for Rural Development

    For necessary expenses of the Office of the Under Secretary for 
Rural Development, $893,000.

                            Rural Development

                          salaries and expenses

                     (including transfers of funds)

    For necessary expenses for carrying out the administration and 
implementation of programs in the Rural Development mission area, 
including activities with institutions concerning the development and 
operation of agricultural cooperatives; and for cooperative agreements; 
$225,835,000:  Provided, That no less than $19,500,000 shall be for the 
Comprehensive Loan Accounting System:  Provided further, That 
notwithstanding any other provision of law, funds appropriated under 
this heading may be used for advertising and promotional activities that 
support the Rural Development mission area:  Provided further, That any 
balances available from prior years for the Rural Utilities Service, 
Rural Housing Service, and the Rural Business-Cooperative Service 
salaries and expenses accounts shall be transferred to and merged with 
this appropriation.

                          Rural Housing Service

              rural housing insurance fund program account

                     (including transfers of funds)

    For gross obligations for the principal amount of direct and 
guaranteed loans as authorized by title V of the Housing Act of 1949, to 
be available from funds in the rural housing insurance fund, as follows: 
$900,000,000 shall be for direct loans and $24,000,000,000 shall be for 
unsubsidized guaranteed loans; $26,278,000 for section 504 housing 
repair loans; $28,398,000 for section 515 rental housing; $150,000,000 
for section 538 guaranteed multi-family housing loans; $10,000,000 for 
credit sales of single family housing acquired property; $5,000,000 for 
section 523 self-help housing land development loans; and $5,000,000 for 
section 524 site development loans.
    For the cost of direct and guaranteed loans, including the cost of 
modifying loans, as defined in section 502 of the Congressional Budget 
Act of 1974, as follows: section 502 loans, $60,750,000 shall be for 
direct loans; section 504 housing repair loans, $3,424,000; and repair, 
rehabilitation, and new construction of section 515 rental housing, 
$8,414,000:  Provided, That to support the loan program level for 
section 538 guaranteed loans made available under this heading the 
Secretary may charge or adjust any fees to cover the projected cost of 
such loan guarantees pursuant to the provisions of the Credit Reform Act 
of 1990 (2 U.S.C. 661 et seq.), and the interest on such loans may not 
be subsidized:

[[Page 129 STAT. 2259]]

 Provided further, That applicants in communities that have a current 
rural area waiver under section 541 of the Housing Act of 1949 (42 
U.S.C. 1490q) shall be treated as living in a rural area for purposes of 
section 502 guaranteed loans provided under this heading:  Provided 
further, That of the amounts available under this paragraph for section 
502 direct loans, no less than $5,000,000 shall be available for direct 
loans for individuals whose homes will be built pursuant to a program 
funded with a mutual and self-help housing grant authorized by section 
523 of the Housing Act of 1949 until June 1, 2016.
    In addition, for the cost of direct loans, grants, and contracts, as 
authorized by 42 U.S.C. 1484 and 1486, $15,125,000, to remain available 
until expended, for direct farm labor housing loans and domestic farm 
labor housing grants and contracts:  Provided, That any balances 
available for the Farm Labor Program Account shall be transferred to and 
merged with this account.
    In addition, for administrative expenses necessary to carry out the 
direct and guaranteed loan programs, $417,854,000 shall be transferred 
to and merged with the appropriation for ``Rural Development, Salaries 
and Expenses''.

                        rental assistance program

    For rental assistance agreements entered into or renewed pursuant to 
the authority under section 521(a)(2) or agreements entered into in lieu 
of debt forgiveness or payments for eligible households as authorized by 
section 502(c)(5)(D) of the Housing Act of 1949, $1,389,695,000; and in 
addition such sums as may be necessary, as authorized by section 521(c) 
of the Act, to liquidate debt incurred prior to fiscal year 1992 to 
carry out the rental assistance program under section 521(a)(2) of the 
Act:  Provided, That rental assistance agreements entered into or 
renewed during the current fiscal year shall be funded for a one-year 
period:  Provided further, That any unexpended balances remaining at the 
end of such one-year agreements may be transferred and used for purposes 
of any debt reduction; maintenance, repair, or rehabilitation of any 
existing projects; preservation; and rental assistance activities 
authorized under title V of the Act:  Provided further, That rental 
assistance provided under agreements entered into prior to fiscal year 
2016 for a farm labor multi-family housing project financed under 
section 514 or 516 of the Act may not be recaptured for use in another 
project until such assistance has remained unused for a period of 12 
consecutive months, if such project has a waiting list of tenants 
seeking such assistance or the project has rental assistance eligible 
tenants who are not receiving such assistance:  Provided further, That 
such recaptured rental assistance shall, to the extent practicable, be 
applied to another farm labor multi-family housing project financed 
under section 514 or 516 of the Act:  Provided further, That of the 
total amount provided, up to $75,000,000 shall be available until 
September 30, 2017, for renewal of rental assistance agreements within 
the 12-month contract period:  Provided further, That the Secretary 
shall provide to the Committees on Appropriations of both Houses of 
Congress quarterly reports on the number of renewals approved pursuant 
to the preceding proviso, on the amount of rental assistance available, 
and the anticipated need for rental assistance for the remainder of the 
fiscal year:  Provided further, That except

[[Page 129 STAT. 2260]]

as provided in the second proviso under this heading and notwithstanding 
any other provision of the Act, the Secretary may recapture rental 
assistance provided under agreements entered into prior to fiscal year 
2016 for a project that the Secretary determines no longer needs rental 
assistance and use such recaptured funds for current needs as well as 
unmet rental assistance needs from fiscal year 2015.

           multi-family housing revitalization program account

    For the rural housing voucher program as authorized under section 
542 of the Housing Act of 1949, but notwithstanding subsection (b) of 
such section, and for additional costs to conduct a demonstration 
program for the preservation and revitalization of multi-family rental 
housing properties described in this paragraph, $37,000,000, to remain 
available until expended:  Provided, That of the funds made available 
under this heading, $15,000,000, shall be available for rural housing 
vouchers to any low-income household (including those not receiving 
rental assistance) residing in a property financed with a section 515 
loan which has been prepaid after September 30, 2005:  Provided further, 
That the amount of such voucher shall be the difference between 
comparable market rent for the section 515 unit and the tenant paid rent 
for such unit:  Provided further, That funds made available for such 
vouchers shall be subject to the availability of annual appropriations:  
Provided further, That the Secretary shall, to the maximum extent 
practicable, administer such vouchers with current regulations and 
administrative guidance applicable to section 8 housing vouchers 
administered by the Secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban 
Development:  Provided further, That if the Secretary determines that 
the amount made available for vouchers in this or any other Act is not 
needed for vouchers, the Secretary may use such funds for the 
demonstration program for the preservation and revitalization of multi-
family rental housing properties described in this paragraph:  Provided 
further, That of the funds made available under this heading, 
$22,000,000 shall be available for a demonstration program for the 
preservation and revitalization of the sections 514, 515, and 516 multi-
family rental housing properties to restructure existing USDA multi-
family housing loans, as the Secretary deems appropriate, expressly for 
the purposes of ensuring the project has sufficient resources to 
preserve the project for the purpose of providing safe and affordable 
housing for low-income residents and farm laborers including reducing or 
eliminating interest; deferring loan payments, subordinating, reducing 
or reamortizing loan debt; and other financial assistance including 
advances, payments and incentives (including the ability of owners to 
obtain reasonable returns on investment) required by the Secretary:  
Provided further, That the Secretary shall as part of the preservation 
and revitalization agreement obtain a restrictive use agreement 
consistent with the terms of the restructuring:  Provided further, That 
if the Secretary determines that additional funds for vouchers described 
in this paragraph are needed, funds for the preservation and 
revitalization demonstration program may be used for such vouchers:  
Provided further, That if Congress enacts legislation to permanently 
authorize a multi-family rental housing loan restructuring program 
similar to the demonstration program described herein, the Secretary may 
use

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funds made available for the demonstration program under this heading to 
carry out such legislation with the prior approval of the Committees on 
Appropriations of both Houses of Congress:  Provided further, That in 
addition to any other available funds, the Secretary may expend not more 
than $1,000,000 total, from the program funds made available under this 
heading, for administrative expenses for activities funded under this 
heading.

                   mutual and self-help housing grants

    For grants and contracts pursuant to section 523(b)(1)(A) of the 
Housing Act of 1949 (42 U.S.C. 1490c), $27,500,000, to remain available 
until expended.

                     rural housing assistance grants

    For grants for very low-income housing repair and rural housing 
preservation made by the Rural Housing Service, as authorized by 42 
U.S.C. 1474, and 1490m, $32,239,000, to remain available until expended.

               rural community facilities program account

                     (including transfers of funds)

    For gross obligations for the principal amount of direct and 
guaranteed loans as authorized by section 306 and described in section 
381E(d)(1) of the Consolidated Farm and Rural Development Act, 
$2,200,000,000 for direct loans and $148,305,000 for guaranteed loans.
    For the cost of guaranteed loans, including the cost of modifying 
loans, as defined in section 502 of the Congressional Budget Act of 
1974, $3,500,000, to remain available until expended.
    For the cost of grants for rural community facilities programs as 
authorized by section 306 and described in section 381E(d)(1) of the 
Consolidated Farm and Rural Development Act, $38,778,000, to remain 
available until expended:  Provided, That $4,000,000 of the amount 
appropriated under this heading shall be available for a Rural Community 
Development Initiative:  Provided further, That such funds shall be used 
solely to develop the capacity and ability of private, nonprofit 
community-based housing and community development organizations, low-
income rural communities, and Federally Recognized Native American 
Tribes to undertake projects to improve housing, community facilities, 
community and economic development projects in rural areas:  Provided 
further, That such funds shall be made available to qualified private, 
nonprofit and public intermediary organizations proposing to carry out a 
program of financial and technical assistance:  Provided further, That 
such intermediary organizations shall provide matching funds from other 
sources, including Federal funds for related activities, in an amount 
not less than funds provided:  Provided further, That $5,778,000 of the 
amount appropriated under this heading shall be to provide grants for 
facilities in rural communities with extreme unemployment and severe 
economic depression (Public Law 106-387), with up to 5 percent for 
administration and capacity building in the State rural development 
offices:  Provided further, That $4,000,000 of the amount appropriated 
under this heading shall be available for community facilities grants to 
tribal colleges, as authorized

[[Page 129 STAT. 2262]]

by section 306(a)(19) of such Act:  Provided further, That sections 
381E-H and 381N of the Consolidated Farm and Rural Development Act are 
not applicable to the funds made available under this heading:  Provided 
further, That for the purposes of determining eligibility or level of 
program assistance the Secretary shall not include incarcerated prison 
populations.

                   Rural Business--Cooperative Service

                     rural business program account

                     (including transfers of funds)

    For the cost of loan guarantees and grants, for the rural business 
development programs authorized by section 310B and described in 
subsections (a), (c), (f) and (g) of section 310B of the Consolidated 
Farm and Rural Development Act, $62,687,000, to remain available until 
expended:  Provided, That of the amount appropriated under this heading, 
not to exceed $500,000 shall be made available for one grant to a 
qualified national organization to provide technical assistance for 
rural transportation in order to promote economic development and 
$3,000,000 shall be for grants to the Delta Regional Authority (7 U.S.C. 
2009aa et seq.) for any Rural Community Advancement Program purpose as 
described in section 381E(d) of the Consolidated Farm and Rural 
Development Act, of which not more than 5 percent may be used for 
administrative expenses:  Provided further, That $4,000,000 of the 
amount appropriated under this heading shall be for business grants to 
benefit Federally Recognized Native American Tribes, including $250,000 
for a grant to a qualified national organization to provide technical 
assistance for rural transportation in order to promote economic 
development:  Provided further, That for purposes of determining 
eligibility or level of program assistance the Secretary shall not 
include incarcerated prison populations:  Provided further, That 
sections 381E-H and 381N of the Consolidated Farm and Rural Development 
Act are not applicable to funds made available under this heading.

               intermediary relending program fund account

                      (including transfer of funds)

    For the principal amount of direct loans, as authorized by the 
Intermediary Relending Program Fund Account (7 U.S.C. 1936b), 
$18,889,000.
    For the cost of direct loans, $5,217,000, as authorized by the 
Intermediary Relending Program Fund Account (7 U.S.C. 1936b), of which 
$531,000 shall be available through June 30, 2016, for Federally 
Recognized Native American Tribes; and of which $1,021,000 shall be 
available through June 30, 2016, for Mississippi Delta Region counties 
(as determined in accordance with Public Law 100-460):  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 to carry out the direct 
loan programs, $4,468,000 shall be transferred to and merged with the 
appropriation for ``Rural Development, Salaries and Expenses''.

[[Page 129 STAT. 2263]]

            rural economic development loans program account

                     (including rescission of funds)

    For the principal amount of direct loans, as authorized under 
section 313 of the Rural Electrification Act, for the purpose of 
promoting rural economic development and job creation projects, 
$33,077,000.
    Of the funds derived from interest on the cushion of credit 
payments, as authorized by section 313 of the Rural Electrification Act 
of 1936, $179,000,000 shall not be obligated and $179,000,000 are 
rescinded.

                  rural cooperative development grants

    For rural cooperative development grants authorized under section 
310B(e) of the Consolidated Farm and Rural Development Act (7 U.S.C. 
1932), $22,050,000, of which $2,500,000 shall be for cooperative 
agreements for the appropriate technology transfer for rural areas 
program:  Provided, That not to exceed $3,000,000 shall be for grants 
for cooperative development centers, individual cooperatives, or groups 
of cooperatives that serve socially disadvantaged groups and a majority 
of the boards of directors or governing boards of which are comprised of 
individuals who are members of socially disadvantaged groups; and of 
which $10,750,000, to remain available until expended, shall be for 
value-added agricultural product market development grants, as 
authorized by section 231 of the Agricultural Risk Protection Act of 
2000 (7 U.S.C. 1632a).

                    rural energy for america program

    For the cost of a program of loan guarantees, under the same terms 
and conditions as authorized by section 9007 of the Farm Security and 
Rural Investment Act of 2002 (7 U.S.C. 8107), $500,000:  Provided, That 
the cost of loan guarantees, including the cost of modifying such loans, 
shall be as defined in section 502 of the Congressional Budget Act of 
1974.

                         Rural Utilities Service

             rural water and waste disposal program account

                     (including transfers of funds)

    For the cost of direct loans, loan guarantees, and grants for the 
rural water, waste water, waste disposal, and solid waste management 
programs authorized by sections 306, 306A, 306C, 306D, 306E, and 310B 
and described in sections 306C(a)(2), 306D, 306E, and 381E(d)(2) of the 
Consolidated Farm and Rural Development Act, $522,365,000, to remain 
available until expended, of which not to exceed $1,000,000 shall be 
available for the rural utilities program described in section 
306(a)(2)(B) of such Act, and of which not to exceed $993,000 shall be 
available for the rural utilities program described in section 306E of 
such Act:  Provided, That not to exceed $10,000,000 of the amount 
appropriated under this heading shall be for grants authorized by 
section 306A(i)(2) of the Consolidated Farm and Rural Development Act in 
addition to funding authorized by section 306A(i)(1) of such Act:  
Provided

[[Page 129 STAT. 2264]]

further, That $64,000,000 of the amount appropriated under this heading 
shall be for loans and grants including water and waste disposal systems 
grants authorized by section 306C(a)(2)(B) and section 306D of the 
Consolidated Farm and Rural Development Act, and Federally Recognized 
Native American Tribes authorized by 306C(a)(1):  Provided further, That 
funding provided for section 306D of the Consolidated Farm and Rural 
Development Act may be provided to a consortium formed pursuant to 
section 325 of Public Law 105-83:  Provided further, That not more than 
2 percent of the funding provided for section 306D of the Consolidated 
Farm and Rural Development Act may be used by the State of Alaska for 
training and technical assistance programs and not more than 2 percent 
of the funding provided for section 306D of the Consolidated Farm and 
Rural Development Act may be used by a consortium formed pursuant to 
section 325 of Public Law 105-83 for training and technical assistance 
programs:  Provided further, That not to exceed $20,000,000 of the 
amount appropriated under this heading shall be for technical assistance 
grants for rural water and waste systems pursuant to section 306(a)(14) 
of such Act, unless the Secretary makes a determination of extreme need, 
of which $6,500,000 shall be made available for a grant to a qualified 
nonprofit multi-State regional technical assistance organization, with 
experience in working with small communities on water and waste water 
problems, the principal purpose of such grant shall be to assist rural 
communities with populations of 3,300 or less, in improving the 
planning, financing, development, operation, and management of water and 
waste water systems, and of which not less than $800,000 shall be for a 
qualified national Native American organization to provide technical 
assistance for rural water systems for tribal communities:  Provided 
further, That not to exceed $16,397,000 of the amount appropriated under 
this heading shall be for contracting with qualified national 
organizations for a circuit rider program to provide technical 
assistance for rural water systems:  Provided further, That not to 
exceed $4,000,000 shall be for solid waste management grants:  Provided 
further, That $10,000,000 of the amount appropriated under this heading 
shall be transferred to, and merged with, the Rural Utilities Service, 
High Energy Cost Grants Account to provide grants authorized under 
section 19 of the Rural Electrification Act of 1936 (7 U.S.C. 918a):  
Provided further, That any prior year balances for high-energy cost 
grants authorized by section 19 of the Rural Electrification Act of 1936 
(7 U.S.C. 918a) shall be transferred to and merged with the Rural 
Utilities Service, High Energy Cost Grants Account:  Provided further, 
That sections 381E-H and 381N of the Consolidated Farm and Rural 
Development Act are not applicable to the funds made available under 
this heading.

   rural electrification and telecommunications loans program account

                      (including transfer of funds)

    The principal amount of direct and guaranteed loans as authorized by 
sections 305 and 306 of the Rural Electrification Act of 1936 (7 U.S.C. 
935 and 936) shall be made as follows: loans made pursuant to section 
306 of that Act, rural electric, $5,500,000,000; guaranteed underwriting 
loans pursuant to section 313A,

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$750,000,000; 5 percent rural telecommunications loans, cost of money 
rural telecommunications loans, and for loans made pursuant to section 
306 of that Act, rural telecommunications loans, $690,000,000:  
Provided, That up to $2,000,000,000 shall be used for the construction, 
acquisition, or improvement of fossil-fueled electric generating plants 
(whether new or existing) that utilize carbon sequestration systems.
    For the cost of direct loans as authorized by section 305 of the 
Rural Electrification Act of 1936 (7 U.S.C. 935), including the cost of 
modifying loans, as defined in section 502 of the Congressional Budget 
Act of 1974, cost of money rural telecommunications loans, $104,000.
    In addition, for administrative expenses necessary to carry out the 
direct and guaranteed loan programs, $34,707,000, which shall be 
transferred to and merged with the appropriation for ``Rural 
Development, Salaries and Expenses''.

         distance learning, telemedicine, and broadband program

    For the principal amount of broadband telecommunication loans, 
$20,576,000.
    For grants for telemedicine and distance learning services in rural 
areas, as authorized by 7 U.S.C. 950aaa et seq., $22,000,000, to remain 
available until expended:  Provided, That $3,000,000 shall be made 
available for grants authorized by 379G of the Consolidated Farm and 
Rural Development Act:  Provided further, That funding provided under 
this heading for grants under 379G of the Consolidated Farm and Rural 
Development Act may only be provided to entities that meet all of the 
eligibility criteria for a consortium as established by this section.
    For the cost of broadband loans, as authorized by section 601 of the 
Rural Electrification Act, $4,500,000, to remain available until 
expended:  Provided, That the cost of direct loans shall be as defined 
in section 502 of the Congressional Budget Act of 1974.
    In addition, $10,372,000, to remain available until expended, for a 
grant program to finance broadband transmission in rural areas eligible 
for Distance Learning and Telemedicine Program benefits authorized by 7 
U.S.C. 950aaa.

                                TITLE IV

                         DOMESTIC FOOD PROGRAMS

Office of the Under Secretary for Food, Nutrition, and Consumer Services

    For necessary expenses of the Office of the Under Secretary for 
Food, Nutrition, and Consumer Services, $811,000.

                       Food and Nutrition Service

                        child nutrition programs

                     (including transfers of funds)

    For necessary expenses to carry out the Richard B. Russell National 
School Lunch Act (42 U.S.C. 1751 et seq.), except section 21, and the 
Child Nutrition Act of 1966 (42 U.S.C. 1771 et seq.),

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except sections 17 and 21; $22,149,746,000 to remain available through 
September 30, 2017, of which such sums as are made available under 
section 14222(b)(1) of the Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008 
(Public Law 110-246), as amended by this Act, shall be merged with and 
available for the same time period and purposes as provided herein:  
Provided, That of the total amount available, $17,004,000 shall be 
available to carry out section 19 of the Child Nutrition Act of 1966 (42 
U.S.C. 1771 et seq.):  Provided further, That of the total amount 
available, $25,000,000 shall be available to provide competitive grants 
to State agencies for subgrants to local educational agencies and 
schools to purchase the equipment needed to serve healthier meals, 
improve food safety, and to help support the establishment, maintenance, 
or expansion of the school breakfast program:  Provided further, That of 
the total amount available, $16,000,000 shall remain available until 
expended to carry out section 749(g) of the Agriculture Appropriations 
Act of 2010 (Public Law 111-80):  Provided further, That section 26(d) 
of the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act (42 U.S.C. 1769g(d)) 
is amended in the first sentence by striking ``2010 through 2015'' and 
inserting ``2010 through 2016''.

special supplemental nutrition program for women, infants, and children 
                                  (wic)

    For necessary expenses to carry out the special supplemental 
nutrition program as authorized by section 17 of the Child Nutrition Act 
of 1966 (42 U.S.C. 1786), $6,350,000,000, to remain available through 
September 30, 2017:  Provided, That notwithstanding section 17(h)(10) of 
the Child Nutrition Act of 1966 (42 U.S.C. 1786(h)(10)), not less than 
$60,000,000 shall be used for breastfeeding peer counselors and other 
related activities, and $13,600,000 shall be used for infrastructure:  
Provided further, That none of the funds provided in this account shall 
be available for the purchase of infant formula except in accordance 
with the cost containment and competitive bidding requirements specified 
in section 17 of such Act:  Provided further, That none of the funds 
provided shall be available for activities that are not fully reimbursed 
by other Federal Government departments or agencies unless authorized by 
section 17 of such Act:  Provided further, That upon termination of a 
federally mandated vendor moratorium and subject to terms and conditions 
established by the Secretary, the Secretary may waive the requirement at 
7 CFR 246.12(g)(6) at the request of a State agency.

                supplemental nutrition assistance program

    For necessary expenses to carry out the Food and Nutrition Act of 
2008 (7 U.S.C. 2011 et seq.), $80,849,383,000, of which $3,000,000,000, 
to remain available through December 31, 2017, shall be placed in 
reserve for use only in such amounts and at such times as may become 
necessary to carry out program operations:  Provided, That funds 
available for the contingency reserve under the heading ``Supplemental 
Nutrition Assistance Program'' of division A of Public Law 113-235 shall 
be available until December 31, 2016:  Provided further, That funds 
provided herein shall be expended in accordance with section 16 of the 
Food and Nutrition Act of 2008:  Provided further, That of the funds 
made available under this heading, $998,000 may be used to provide

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nutrition education services to State agencies and Federally Recognized 
Tribes participating in the Food Distribution Program on Indian 
Reservations:  Provided further, That this appropriation shall be 
subject to any work registration or workfare requirements as may be 
required by law:  Provided further, That funds made available for 
Employment and Training under this heading shall remain available 
through September 30, 2017:  Provided further, That funds made available 
under this heading for section 28(d)(1) and section 27(a) of the Food 
and Nutrition Act of 2008 shall remain available through September 30, 
2017:  Provided further, That funds made available under this heading 
may be used to enter into contracts and employ staff to conduct studies, 
evaluations, or to conduct activities related to program integrity 
provided that such activities are authorized by the Food and Nutrition 
Act of 2008.

                      commodity assistance program

    For necessary expenses to carry out disaster assistance and the 
Commodity Supplemental Food Program as authorized by section 4(a) of the 
Agriculture and Consumer Protection Act of 1973 (7 U.S.C. 612c note); 
the Emergency Food Assistance Act of 1983; special assistance for the 
nuclear affected islands, as authorized by section 103(f)(2) of the 
Compact of Free Association Amendments Act of 2003 (Public Law 108-188); 
and the Farmers' Market Nutrition Program, as authorized by section 
17(m) of the Child Nutrition Act of 1966, $296,217,000, to remain 
available through September 30, 2017:  Provided, That none of these 
funds shall be available to reimburse the Commodity Credit Corporation 
for commodities donated to the program:  Provided further, That 
notwithstanding any other provision of law, effective with funds made 
available in fiscal year 2016 to support the Seniors Farmers' Market 
Nutrition Program, as authorized by section 4402 of the Farm Security 
and Rural Investment Act of 2002, such funds shall remain available 
through September 30, 2017:  Provided further, That of the funds made 
available under section 27(a) of the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 (7 
U.S.C. 2036(a)), the Secretary may use up to 10 percent for costs 
associated with the distribution of commodities.

                    nutrition programs administration

    For necessary administrative expenses of the Food and Nutrition 
Service for carrying out any domestic nutrition assistance program, 
$150,824,000:  Provided, That of the funds provided herein, $2,000,000 
shall be used for the purposes of section 4404 of Public Law 107-171, as 
amended by section 4401 of Public Law 110-246.

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                                 TITLE V

                 FOREIGN ASSISTANCE AND RELATED PROGRAMS

                      Foreign Agricultural Service

                          salaries and expenses

                     (including transfers of funds)

    For necessary expenses of the Foreign Agricultural Service, 
including not to exceed $250,000 for representation allowances and for 
expenses pursuant to section 8 of the Act approved August 3, 1956 (7 
U.S.C. 1766), $191,566,000:  Provided, That the Service may utilize 
advances of funds, or reimburse this appropriation for expenditures made 
on behalf of Federal agencies, public and private organizations and 
institutions under agreements executed pursuant to the agricultural food 
production assistance programs (7 U.S.C. 1737) and the foreign 
assistance programs of the United States Agency for International 
Development:  Provided further, That funds made available for middle-
income country training programs, funds made available for the Borlaug 
International Agricultural Science and Technology Fellowship program, 
and up to $2,000,000 of the Foreign Agricultural Service appropriation 
solely for the purpose of offsetting fluctuations in international 
currency exchange rates, subject to documentation by the Foreign 
Agricultural Service, shall remain available until expended.

   food for peace title i direct credit and food for progress program 
                                 account

                      (including transfer of funds)

    For administrative expenses to carry out the credit program of title 
I, Food for Peace Act (Public Law 83-480) and the Food for Progress Act 
of 1985, $2,528,000, shall be transferred to and merged with the 
appropriation for ``Farm Service Agency, Salaries and Expenses''.

                     food for peace title ii grants

    For expenses during the current fiscal year, not otherwise 
recoverable, and unrecovered prior years' costs, including interest 
thereon, under the Food for Peace Act (Public Law 83-480), for 
commodities supplied in connection with dispositions abroad under title 
II of said Act, $1,466,000,000, to remain available until expended.

   mcgovern-dole international food for education and child nutrition 
                             program grants

    For necessary expenses to carry out the provisions of section 3107 
of the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002 (7 U.S.C. 1736o-
1), $201,626,000, to remain available until expended:  Provided, That 
the Commodity Credit Corporation is authorized to provide the services, 
facilities, and authorities for the purpose of implementing such 
section, subject to reimbursement from amounts provided herein:  
Provided further, That of the amount

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made available under this heading, $5,000,000, shall remain available 
until expended for necessary expenses to carry out the provisions of 
section 3207 of the Agricultural Act of 2014 (7 U.S.C. 1726c).

  commodity credit corporation export (loans) credit guarantee program 
                                 account

                     (including transfers of funds)

    For administrative expenses to carry out the Commodity Credit 
Corporation's Export Guarantee Program, GSM 102 and GSM 103, $6,748,000; 
to cover common overhead expenses as permitted by section 11 of the 
Commodity Credit Corporation Charter Act and in conformity with the 
Federal Credit Reform Act of 1990, of which $6,394,000 shall be 
transferred to and merged with the appropriation for ``Foreign 
Agricultural Service, Salaries and Expenses'', and of which $354,000 
shall be transferred to and merged with the appropriation for ``Farm 
Service Agency, Salaries and Expenses''.

                                TITLE VI

            RELATED AGENCIES AND FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION

                 Department of Health and Human Services

                      food and drug administration

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses of the Food and Drug Administration, 
including hire and purchase of passenger motor vehicles; for payment of 
space rental and related costs pursuant to Public Law 92-313 for 
programs and activities of the Food and Drug Administration which are 
included in this Act; for rental of special purpose space in the 
District of Columbia or elsewhere; for miscellaneous and emergency 
expenses of enforcement activities, authorized and approved by the 
Secretary and to be accounted for solely on the Secretary's certificate, 
not to exceed $25,000; and notwithstanding section 521 of Public Law 
107-188; $4,681,392,000:  Provided, That of the amount provided under 
this heading, $851,481,000 shall be derived from prescription drug user 
fees authorized by 21 U.S.C. 379h, and shall be credited to this account 
and remain available until expended; $137,677,000 shall be derived from 
medical device user fees authorized by 21 U.S.C. 379j, and shall be 
credited to this account and remain available until expended; 
$318,363,000 shall be derived from human generic drug user fees 
authorized by 21 U.S.C. 379j-42, and shall be credited to this account 
and remain available until expended; $21,540,000 shall be derived from 
biosimilar biological product user fees authorized by 21 U.S.C. 379j-52, 
and shall be credited to this account and remain available until 
expended; $22,818,000 shall be derived from animal drug user fees 
authorized by 21 U.S.C. 379j-12, and shall be credited to this account 
and remain available until expended; $9,705,000 shall be derived from 
animal generic drug user fees authorized by 21 U.S.C. 379j-21, and shall 
be credited to this account and remain available until expended; 
$599,000,000 shall be derived

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from tobacco product user fees authorized by 21 U.S.C. 387s, and shall 
be credited to this account and remain available until expended:  
Provided further, That in addition to and notwithstanding any other 
provision under this heading, amounts collected for prescription drug 
user fees, medical device user fees, human generic drug user fees, 
biosimilar biological product user fees, animal drug user fees, and 
animal generic drug user fees that exceed the respective fiscal year 
2016 limitations are appropriated and shall be credited to this account 
and remain available until expended:  Provided further, That fees 
derived from prescription drug, medical device, human generic drug, 
biosimilar biological product, animal drug, and animal generic drug 
assessments for fiscal year 2016, including any such fees collected 
prior to fiscal year 2016 but credited for fiscal year 2016, shall be 
subject to the fiscal year 2016 limitations:  Provided further, That the 
Secretary may accept payment during fiscal year 2016 of user fees 
specified under this heading and authorized for fiscal year 2017, prior 
to the due date for such fees, and that amounts of such fees assessed 
for fiscal year 2017 for which the Secretary accepts payment in fiscal 
year 2016 shall not be included in amounts under this heading:  Provided 
further, That none of these funds shall be used to develop, establish, 
or operate any program of user fees authorized by 31 U.S.C. 9701:  
Provided further, That of the total amount appropriated: (1) 
$987,328,000 shall be for the Center for Food Safety and Applied 
Nutrition and related field activities in the Office of Regulatory 
Affairs; (2) $1,394,136,000 shall be for the Center for Drug Evaluation 
and Research and related field activities in the Office of Regulatory 
Affairs; (3) $354,901,000 shall be for the Center for Biologics 
Evaluation and Research and for related field activities in the Office 
of Regulatory Affairs; (4) $187,825,000 shall be for the Center for 
Veterinary Medicine and for related field activities in the Office of 
Regulatory Affairs; (5) $430,443,000 shall be for the Center for Devices 
and Radiological Health and for related field activities in the Office 
of Regulatory Affairs; (6) $63,331,000 shall be for the National Center 
for Toxicological Research; (7) $564,117,000 shall be for the Center for 
Tobacco Products and for related field activities in the Office of 
Regulatory Affairs; (8) not to exceed $171,418,000 shall be for Rent and 
Related activities, of which $52,346,000 is for White Oak Consolidation, 
other than the amounts paid to the General Services Administration for 
rent; (9) not to exceed $238,274,000 shall be for payments to the 
General Services Administration for rent; and (10) $289,619,000 shall be 
for other activities, including the Office of the Commissioner of Food 
and Drugs, the Office of Foods and Veterinary Medicine, the Office of 
Medical and Tobacco Products, the Office of Global and Regulatory 
Policy, the Office of Operations, the Office of the Chief Scientist, and 
central services for these offices:  Provided further, That not to 
exceed $25,000 of this amount shall be for official reception and 
representation expenses, not otherwise provided for, as determined by 
the Commissioner:  Provided further, That any transfer of funds pursuant 
to section 770(n) of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (21 U.S.C. 
379dd(n)) shall only be from amounts made available under this heading 
for other activities:  Provided further, That of the amounts that are 
made available under this heading for ``other activities'', and that are 
not derived from user fees, $1,500,000 shall be transferred to and 
merged with the appropriation for ``Department of Health and Human

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Services--Office of Inspector General'' for oversight of the programs 
and operations of the Food and Drug Administration and shall be in 
addition to funds otherwise made available for oversight of the Food and 
Drug Administration:  Provided further, That funds may be transferred 
from one specified activity to another with the prior approval of the 
Committees on Appropriations of both Houses of Congress.
    In addition, mammography user fees authorized by 42 U.S.C. 263b, 
export certification user fees authorized by 21 U.S.C. 381, priority 
review user fees authorized by 21 U.S.C. 360n and 360ff, food and feed 
recall fees, food reinspection fees, and voluntary qualified importer 
program fees authorized by 21 U.S.C. 379j-31, outsourcing facility fees 
authorized by 21 U.S.C. 379j-62, prescription drug wholesale distributor 
licensing and inspection fees authorized by 21 U.S.C. 353(e)(3), and 
third-party logistics provider licensing and inspection fees authorized 
by 21 U.S.C. 360eee-3(c)(1), and third-party auditor fees authorized by 
21 U.S.C. 384d(c)(8), shall be credited to this account, to remain 
available until expended.

                        buildings and facilities

    For plans, construction, repair, improvement, extension, alteration, 
and purchase of fixed equipment or facilities of or used by the Food and 
Drug Administration, where not otherwise provided, $8,788,000, to remain 
available until expended.

                          INDEPENDENT AGENCIES

                  Commodity Futures Trading Commission

    For necessary expenses to carry out the provisions of the Commodity 
Exchange Act (7 U.S.C. 1 et seq.), including the purchase and hire of 
passenger motor vehicles, and the rental of space (to include multiple 
year leases), in the District of Columbia and elsewhere, $250,000,000, 
including not to exceed $3,000 for official reception and representation 
expenses, and not to exceed $25,000 for the expenses for consultations 
and meetings hosted by the Commission with foreign governmental and 
other regulatory officials, of which not less than $50,000,000, to 
remain available until September 30, 2017, shall be for the purchase of 
information technology and of which not less than $2,620,000 shall be 
for expenses of the Office of the Inspector General:  Provided, That 
notwithstanding the limitations in 31 U.S.C. 1553, amounts provided 
under this heading are available for the liquidation of obligations 
equal to current year payments on leases entered into prior to the date 
of enactment of this Act:  Provided further, That for the purpose of 
recording any obligations that should have been recorded against 
accounts closed pursuant to 31 U.S.C. 1552, these accounts may be 
reopened solely for the purpose of correcting any violations of 31 
U.S.C. 1501(a)(1), and balances canceled pursuant to 31 U.S.C. 1552(a) 
in any accounts reopened pursuant to this authority shall remain 
unavailable to liquidate any outstanding obligations.

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                       Farm Credit Administration

                  limitation on administrative expenses

    Not to exceed $65,600,000 (from assessments collected from farm 
credit institutions, including the Federal Agricultural Mortgage 
Corporation) shall be obligated during the current fiscal year for 
administrative expenses as authorized under 12 U.S.C. 2249:  Provided, 
That this limitation shall not apply to expenses associated with 
receiverships:  Provided further, That the agency may exceed this 
limitation by up to 10 percent with notification to the Committees on 
Appropriations of both Houses of Congress.

                                TITLE VII

                           GENERAL PROVISIONS

             (including rescissions and transfers of funds)

    Sec. 701.  Within the unit limit of cost fixed by law, 
appropriations and authorizations made for the Department of Agriculture 
for the current fiscal year under this Act shall be available for the 
purchase, in addition to those specifically provided for, of not to 
exceed 71 passenger motor vehicles of which 68 shall be for replacement 
only, and for the hire of such vehicles:  Provided, That notwithstanding 
this section, the only purchase of new passenger vehicles shall be for 
those determined by the Secretary to be necessary for transportation 
safety, to reduce operational costs, and for the protection of life, 
property, and public safety.
    Sec. 702.  Notwithstanding any other provision of this Act, the 
Secretary of Agriculture may transfer unobligated balances of 
discretionary funds appropriated by this Act or any other available 
unobligated discretionary balances that are remaining available of the 
Department of Agriculture to the Working Capital Fund for the 
acquisition of plant and capital equipment necessary for the delivery of 
financial, administrative, and information technology services of 
primary benefit to the agencies of the Department of Agriculture, such 
transferred funds to remain available until expended:  Provided, That 
none of the funds made available by this Act or any other Act shall be 
transferred to the Working Capital Fund without the prior approval of 
the agency administrator:  Provided further, That none of the funds 
transferred to the Working Capital Fund pursuant to this section shall 
be available for obligation without written notification to and the 
prior approval of the Committees on Appropriations of both Houses of 
Congress:  Provided further, That none of the funds appropriated by this 
Act or made available to the Department's Working Capital Fund shall be 
available for obligation or expenditure to make any changes to the 
Department's National Finance Center without written notification to and 
prior approval of the Committees on Appropriations of both Houses of 
Congress as required by section 717 of this Act:  Provided further, That 
of annual income amounts in the Working Capital Fund of the Department 
of Agriculture allocated for the National Finance Center, the Secretary 
may reserve not more than 4 percent for the replacement or acquisition 
of capital equipment, including equipment for the improvement and 
implementation of a financial management plan, information technology, 
and other systems of the National Finance Center or to

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pay any unforeseen, extraordinary cost of the National Finance Center:  
Provided further, That none of the amounts reserved shall be available 
for obligation unless the Secretary submits written notification of the 
obligation to the Committees on Appropriations of both Houses of 
Congress:  Provided further, That the limitation on the obligation of 
funds pending notification to Congressional Committees shall not apply 
to any obligation that, as determined by the Secretary, is necessary to 
respond to a declared state of emergency that significantly impacts the 
operations of the National Finance Center; or to evacuate employees of 
the National Finance Center to a safe haven to continue operations of 
the National Finance Center.
    Sec. 703.  No part of any appropriation contained in this Act shall 
remain available for obligation beyond the current fiscal year unless 
expressly so provided herein.
    Sec. 704.  No funds appropriated by this Act may be used to pay 
negotiated indirect cost rates on cooperative agreements or similar 
arrangements between the United States Department of Agriculture and 
nonprofit institutions in excess of 10 percent of the total direct cost 
of the agreement when the purpose of such cooperative arrangements is to 
carry out programs of mutual interest between the two parties. This does 
not preclude appropriate payment of indirect costs on grants and 
contracts with such institutions when such indirect costs are computed 
on a similar basis for all agencies for which appropriations are 
provided in this Act.
    Sec. 705.  Appropriations to the Department of Agriculture for the 
cost of direct and guaranteed loans made available in the current fiscal 
year shall remain available until expended to disburse obligations made 
in the current fiscal year for the following accounts: the Rural 
Development Loan Fund program account, the Rural Electrification and 
Telecommunication Loans program account, and the Rural Housing Insurance 
Fund program account.
    Sec. 706.  None of the funds made available to the Department of 
Agriculture by this Act may be used to acquire new information 
technology systems or significant upgrades, as determined by the Office 
of the Chief Information Officer, without the approval of the Chief 
Information Officer and the concurrence of the Executive Information 
Technology Investment Review Board:  Provided, That notwithstanding any 
other provision of law, none of the funds appropriated or otherwise made 
available by this Act may be transferred to the Office of the Chief 
Information Officer without written notification to and the prior 
approval of the Committees on Appropriations of both Houses of Congress: 
 Provided further, That, notwithstanding section 11319 of title 40, 
United States Code, none of the funds available to the Department of 
Agriculture for information technology shall be obligated for projects, 
contracts, or other agreements over $25,000 prior to receipt of written 
approval by the Chief Information Officer:  Provided further, That the 
Chief Information Officer may authorize an agency to obligate funds 
without written approval from the Chief Information Officer for 
projects, contracts, or other agreements up to $250,000 based upon the 
performance of an agency measured against the performance plan 
requirements described in the explanatory statement accompanying Public 
Law 113-235.
    Sec. 707.  Funds made available under section 524(b) of the Federal 
Crop Insurance Act (7 U.S.C. 1524(b)) in the current fiscal

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year shall remain available until expended to disburse obligations made 
in the current fiscal year.
    Sec. 708.  Notwithstanding any other provision of law, any former 
RUS borrower that has repaid or prepaid an insured, direct or guaranteed 
loan under the Rural Electrification Act of 1936, or any not-for-profit 
utility that is eligible to receive an insured or direct loan under such 
Act, shall be eligible for assistance under section 313(b)(2)(B) of such 
Act in the same manner as a borrower under such Act.
    Sec. 709.  Except as otherwise specifically provided by law, not 
more than $20,000,000 in unobligated balances from appropriations made 
available for salaries and expenses in this Act for the Farm Service 
Agency shall remain available through September 30, 2017, for 
information technology expenses:  Provided, That except as otherwise 
specifically provided by law, unobligated balances from appropriations 
made available for salaries and expenses in this Act for the Rural 
Development mission area shall remain available through September 30, 
2017, for information technology expenses.
    Sec. 710.  None of the funds appropriated or otherwise made 
available by this Act may be used for first-class travel by the 
employees of agencies funded by this Act in contravention of sections 
301-10.122 through 301-10.124 of title 41, Code of Federal Regulations.
    Sec. 711.  In the case of each program established or amended by the 
Agricultural Act of 2014 (Public Law 113-79), other than by title I or 
subtitle A of title III of such Act, or programs for which indefinite 
amounts were provided in that Act, that is authorized or required to be 
carried out using funds of the Commodity Credit Corporation--
            (1) such funds shall be available for salaries and related 
        administrative expenses, including technical assistance, 
        associated with the implementation of the program, without 
        regard to the limitation on the total amount of allotments and 
        fund transfers contained in section 11 of the Commodity Credit 
        Corporation Charter Act (15 U.S.C. 714i); and
            (2) the use of such funds for such purpose shall not be 
        considered to be a fund transfer or allotment for purposes of 
        applying the limitation on the total amount of allotments and 
        fund transfers contained in such section.

    Sec. 712.  Of the funds made available by this Act, not more than 
$2,000,000 shall be used to cover necessary expenses of activities 
related to all advisory committees, panels, commissions, and task forces 
of the Department of Agriculture, except for panels used to comply with 
negotiated rule makings and panels used to evaluate competitively 
awarded grants.
    Sec. 713.  None of the funds in this Act shall be available to pay 
indirect costs charged against any agricultural research, education, or 
extension grant awards issued by the National Institute of Food and 
Agriculture that exceed 30 percent of total Federal funds provided under 
each award:  Provided, That notwithstanding section 1462 of the National 
Agricultural Research, Extension, and Teaching Policy Act of 1977 (7 
U.S.C. 3310), funds provided by this Act for grants awarded 
competitively by the National Institute of Food and Agriculture shall be 
available to pay full allowable indirect costs for each grant awarded 
under section 9 of the Small Business Act (15 U.S.C. 638).

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    Sec. 714.  None of the funds appropriated or otherwise made 
available by this or any other Act shall be used to pay the salaries and 
expenses of personnel to carry out the following:
            (1) The Watershed Rehabilitation program authorized by 
        section 14(h)(1) of the Watershed and Flood Protection Act (16 
        U.S.C. 1012(h)(1));
            (2) The Environmental Quality Incentives Program as 
        authorized by sections 1240-1240H of the Food Security Act of 
        1985 (16 U.S.C. 3839aa-3839aa-8) in excess of $1,329,000,000:  
        Provided, That this limitation shall apply only to funds 
        provided by section 1241(a)(5)(C) of the Food Security Act of 
        1985 (16 U.S.C. 3841(a)(5)(C));
            (3) The Biomass Crop Assistance Program authorized by 
        section 9011 of the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 
        2002 (7 U.S.C. 8111) in excess of $3,000,000 in new obligational 
        authority; and
            (4) The Biorefinery, Renewable Chemical and Biobased Product 
        Manufacturing Assistance program as authorized by section 9003 
        of the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002 (7 U.S.C. 
        8103) in excess of $27,000,000 of the funding appropriated by 
        subsection (g)(1)(A)(ii) of that section for fiscal year 2016.

    Sec. 715.  None of the funds appropriated or otherwise made 
available by this or any other Act shall be used to pay the salaries and 
expenses of personnel to carry out a program under subsection 
(b)(2)(A)(viii) of section 14222 of Public Law 110-246 in excess of 
$884,980,000, as follows: Child Nutrition Programs Entitlement 
Commodities--$465,000,000; State Option Contracts--$5,000,000; Removal 
of Defective Commodities--$2,500,000:  Provided, That none of the funds 
made available in this Act or any other Act shall be used for salaries 
and expenses to carry out in this fiscal year section 19(i)(1)(E) of the 
Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act, as amended, except in an 
amount that excludes the transfer of $125,000,000 of the funds to be 
transferred under subsection (c) of section 14222 of Public Law 110-246, 
until October 1, 2016:  Provided further, That $125,000,000 made 
available on October 1, 2016, to carry out section 19(i)(1)(E) of the 
Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act, as amended, shall be 
excluded from the limitation described in subsection (b)(2)(A)(ix) of 
section 14222 of Public Law 110-246:  Provided further, That none of the 
funds appropriated or otherwise made available by this or any other Act 
shall be used to pay the salaries or expenses of any employee of the 
Department of Agriculture or officer of the Commodity Credit Corporation 
to carry out clause 3 of section 32 of the Agricultural Adjustment Act 
of 1935 (Public Law 74-320, 7 U.S.C. 612c, as amended), or for any 
surplus removal activities or price support activities under section 5 
of the Commodity Credit Corporation Charter Act:  Provided further, That 
the available unobligated balances under (b)(2)(A)(viii) of section 
14222 of Public Law 110-246 in excess of the limitation set forth in 
this section, except for the amounts to be transferred pursuant to the 
first proviso, are hereby permanently rescinded.
    Sec. 716.  None of the funds appropriated by this or any other Act 
shall be used to pay the salaries and expenses of personnel who prepare 
or submit appropriations language as part of the President's budget 
submission to the Congress for programs under the jurisdiction of the 
Appropriations Subcommittees on Agriculture,

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Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies 
that assumes revenues or reflects a reduction from the previous year due 
to user fees proposals that have not been enacted into law prior to the 
submission of the budget unless such budget submission identifies which 
additional spending reductions should occur in the event the user fees 
proposals are not enacted prior to the date of the convening of a 
committee of conference for the fiscal year 2017 appropriations Act.
    Sec. 717. (a) None of the funds provided by this Act, or provided by 
previous appropriations Acts to the agencies funded by this Act that 
remain available for obligation or expenditure in the current fiscal 
year, or provided from any accounts in the Treasury derived by the 
collection of fees available to the agencies funded by this Act, shall 
be available for obligation or expenditure through a reprogramming, 
transfer of funds, or reimbursements as authorized by the Economy Act, 
or in the case of the Department of Agriculture, through use of the 
authority provided by section 702(b) of the Department of Agriculture 
Organic Act of 1944 (7 U.S.C. 2257) or section 8 of Public Law 89-106 (7 
U.S.C. 2263), that--
            (1) creates new programs;
            (2) eliminates a program, project, or activity;
            (3) increases funds or personnel by any means for any 
        project or activity for which funds have been denied or 
        restricted;
            (4) relocates an office or employees;
            (5) reorganizes offices, programs, or activities; or
            (6) contracts out or privatizes any functions or activities 
        presently performed by Federal employees;

unless the Secretary of Agriculture, the Secretary of Health and Human 
Services, or the Chairman of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission 
(as the case may be) notifies in writing and receives approval from the 
Committees on Appropriations of both Houses of Congress at least 30 days 
in advance of the reprogramming of such funds or the use of such 
authority.
    (b) None of the funds provided by this Act, or provided by previous 
Appropriations Acts to the agencies funded by this Act that remain 
available for obligation or expenditure in the current fiscal year, or 
provided from any accounts in the Treasury derived by the collection of 
fees available to the agencies funded by this Act, shall be available 
for obligation or expenditure for activities, programs, or projects 
through a reprogramming or use of the authorities referred to in 
subsection (a) involving funds in excess of $500,000 or 10 percent, 
whichever is less, that--
            (1) augments existing programs, projects, or activities;
            (2) reduces by 10 percent funding for any existing program, 
        project, or activity, or numbers of personnel by 10 percent as 
        approved by Congress; or
            (3) results from any general savings from a reduction in 
        personnel which would result in a change in existing programs, 
        activities, or projects as approved by Congress; unless the 
        Secretary of Agriculture, the Secretary of Health and Human 
        Services, or the Chairman of the Commodity Futures Trading 
        Commission (as the case may be) notifies in writing and receives 
        approval from the Committees on Appropriations of both Houses of 
        Congress at least 30 days in advance of the reprogramming or 
        transfer of such funds or the use of such authority.

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    (c) The Secretary of Agriculture, the Secretary of Health and Human 
Services, or the Chairman of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission 
shall notify in writing and receive approval from the Committees on 
Appropriations of both Houses of Congress before implementing any 
program or activity not carried out during the previous fiscal year 
unless the program or activity is funded by this Act or specifically 
funded by any other Act.
    (d) None of the funds provided by this Act, or provided by previous 
Appropriations Acts to the agencies funded by this Act that remain 
available for obligation or expenditure in the current fiscal year, or 
provided from any accounts in the Treasury derived by the collection of 
fees available to the agencies funded by this Act, shall be available 
for--
            (1) modifying major capital investments funding levels, 
        including information technology systems, that involves 
        increasing or decreasing funds in the current fiscal year for 
        the individual investment in excess of $500,000 or 10 percent of 
        the total cost, whichever is less;
            (2) realigning or reorganizing new, current, or vacant 
        positions or agency activities or functions to establish a 
        center, office, branch, or similar entity with five or more 
        personnel; or
            (3) carrying out activities or functions that were not 
        described in the budget request; unless the agencies funded by 
        this Act notify, in writing, the Committees on Appropriations of 
        both Houses of Congress at least 30 days in advance of using the 
        funds for these purposes.

    (e) As described in this section, no funds may be used for any 
activities unless the Secretary of Agriculture, the Secretary of Health 
and Human Services, or the Chairman of the Commodity Futures Trading 
Commission receives from the Committee on Appropriations of both Houses 
of Congress written or electronic mail confirmation of receipt of the 
notification as required in this section.
    Sec. 718.  Notwithstanding section 310B(g)(5) of the Consolidated 
Farm and Rural Development Act (7 U.S.C. 1932(g)(5)), the Secretary may 
assess a one-time fee for any guaranteed business and industry loan in 
an amount that does not exceed 3 percent of the guaranteed principal 
portion of the loan.
    Sec. 719.  None of the funds appropriated or otherwise made 
available to the Department of Agriculture, the Food and Drug 
Administration, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, or the Farm 
Credit Administration shall be used to transmit or otherwise make 
available reports, questions, or responses to questions that are a 
result of information requested for the appropriations hearing process 
to any non-Department of Agriculture, non-Department of Health and Human 
Services, non-Commodity Futures Trading Commission, or non-Farm Credit 
Administration employee.
    Sec. 720.  Unless otherwise authorized by existing law, none of the 
funds provided in this Act, may be used by an executive branch agency to 
produce any prepackaged news story intended for broadcast or 
distribution in the United States unless the story includes a clear 
notification within the text or audio of the prepackaged news story that 
the prepackaged news story was prepared or funded by that executive 
branch agency.
    Sec. 721.  No employee of the Department of Agriculture may be 
detailed or assigned from an agency or office funded by this

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Act or any other Act to any other agency or office of the Department for 
more than 60 days in a fiscal year unless the individual's employing 
agency or office is fully reimbursed by the receiving agency or office 
for the salary and expenses of the employee for the period of 
assignment.
    Sec. 722.  None of the funds made available by this Act may be used 
to pay the salaries and expenses of personnel who provide nonrecourse 
marketing assistance loans for mohair under section 1201 of the 
Agricultural Act of 2014 (Public Law 113-79).
    Sec. 723.  Not later than 30 days after the date of enactment of 
this Act, the Secretary of Agriculture, the Commissioner of the Food and 
Drug Administration, the Chairman of the Commodity Futures Trading 
Commission, and the Chairman of the Farm Credit Administration shall 
submit to the Committees on Appropriations of both Houses of Congress a 
detailed spending plan by program, project, and activity for all the 
funds made available under this Act including appropriated user fees, as 
defined in the explanatory statement described in section 4 (in the 
matter preceding division A of this consolidated Act).
    Sec. 724.  Funds made available under title II of the Food for Peace 
Act (7 U.S.C. 1721 et seq.) may only be used to provide assistance to 
recipient nations if adequate monitoring and controls, as determined by 
the Administrator of the U.S. Agency for International Development, are 
in place to ensure that emergency food aid is received by the intended 
beneficiaries in areas affected by food shortages and not diverted for 
unauthorized or inappropriate purposes.
    Sec. 725.  There is hereby appropriated $1,996,000 to carry out 
section 1621 of Public Law 110-246.
    Sec. 726.  The Secretary shall establish an intermediary loan 
packaging program based on the pilot program in effect for fiscal year 
2013 for packaging and reviewing section 502 single family direct loans. 
The Secretary shall enter into agreements with current intermediary 
organizations and with additional qualified intermediary organizations. 
The Secretary shall work with these organizations to increase 
effectiveness of the section 502 single family direct loan program in 
rural communities and shall set aside and make available from the 
national reserve section 502 loans an amount necessary to support the 
work of such intermediaries and provide a priority for review of such 
loans.
    Sec. 727.  For loans and loan guarantees that do not require budget 
authority and the program level has been established in this Act, the 
Secretary of Agriculture may increase the program level for such loans 
and loan guarantees by not more than 25 percent:  Provided, That prior 
to the Secretary implementing such an increase, the Secretary notifies, 
in writing, the Committees on Appropriations of both Houses of Congress 
at least 15 days in advance.
    Sec. 728.  There is hereby appropriated for the ``Emergency 
Watershed Protection Program'', $157,000,000, to remain available until 
expended; for the ``Emergency Forestry Restoration Program'', 
$6,000,000, to remain available until expended; and for the ``Emergency 
Conservation Program'', $108,000,000, to remain available until 
expended:  Provided, That $37,000,000 made available for the ``Emergency 
Watershed Protection Program''; $2,000,000 made available for the 
``Emergency Forestry Restoration Program''; and

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$91,000,000 made available for the ``Emergency Conservation Program'' 
under this section are for necessary expenses resulting from a major 
disaster declared pursuant to the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and 
Emergency Assistance Act (42 U.S.C. 5121 et seq.), and are designated by 
the Congress as being for disaster relief pursuant to section 
251(b)(2)(D) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 
1985.
    Sec. 729.  None of the credit card refunds or rebates transferred to 
the Working Capital Fund pursuant to section 729 of the Agriculture, 
Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies 
Appropriations Act, 2002 (7 U.S.C. 2235a; Public Law 107-76) shall be 
available for obligation without written notification to, and the prior 
approval of, the Committees on Appropriations of both Houses of 
Congress:  Provided, That the refunds or rebates so transferred shall be 
available for obligation only for the acquisition of plant and capital 
equipment necessary for the delivery of financial, administrative, and 
information technology services of primary benefit to the agencies of 
the Department of Agriculture.
    Sec. 730.  None of the funds made available by this Act may be used 
to procure processed poultry products imported into the United States 
from the People's Republic of China for use in the school lunch program 
under the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act (42 U.S.C. 1751 
et seq.), the Child and Adult Food Care Program under section 17 of such 
Act (42 U.S.C. 1766), the Summer Food Service Program for Children under 
section 13 of such Act (42 U.S.C. 1761), or the school breakfast program 
under the Child Nutrition Act of 1966 (42 U.S.C. 1771 et seq.).
    Sec. 731.  In response to an eligible community where the drinking 
water supplies are inadequate due to a natural disaster, as determined 
by the Secretary, including drought or severe weather, the Secretary may 
provide potable water through the Emergency Community Water Assistance 
Grant Program for an additional period of time not to exceed 120 days 
beyond the established period provided under the Program in order to 
protect public health.
    Sec. 732.  Funds provided by this or any prior Appropriations Act 
for the Agriculture and Food Research Initiative under 7 U.S.C. 450i(b) 
shall be made available without regard to section 7128 of the 
Agricultural Act of 2014 (7 U.S.C. 3371 note), under the matching 
requirements in laws in effect on the date before the date of enactment 
of such section:  Provided, That the requirements of 7 U.S.C. 450i(b)(9) 
shall continue to apply.
    Sec. 733. (a) For the period beginning on the date of enactment of 
this Act through school year 2016-2017, with respect to the school lunch 
program established under the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch 
Act (42 U.S.C. 1751 et seq.) or the school breakfast program established 
under the Child Nutrition Act of 1966 (42 U.S.C. 1771 et seq.) and final 
regulations published by the Department of Agriculture in the Federal 
Register on January 26, 2012 (77 Fed. Reg. 4088 et seq.), the Secretary 
shall allow States to grant an exemption from the whole grain 
requirements that took effect on or after July 1, 2014, and the States 
shall establish a process for evaluating and responding, in a reasonable 
amount of time, to requests for an exemption:  Provided, That school 
food authorities demonstrate hardship, including financial hardship, in 
procuring specific whole grain products which are acceptable

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to the students and compliant with the whole grain-rich requirements:  
Provided further, That school food authorities shall comply with the 
applicable grain component or standard with respect to the school lunch 
or school breakfast program that was in effect prior to July 1, 2014.
    (b) None of the funds appropriated or otherwise made available by 
this or any other Act shall be used to pay the salaries and expenses of 
personnel to implement any regulations under the Richard B. Russell 
National School Lunch Act (42 U.S.C. 1751 et seq.), the Child Nutrition 
Act of 1966 (42 U.S.C. 1771 et seq.), the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act 
of 2010 (Public Law 111-296), or any other law that would require a 
reduction in the quantity of sodium contained in federally reimbursed 
meals, foods, and snacks sold in schools below Target 1 (as described in 
section 220.8(f)(3) of title 7, Code of Federal Regulations (or 
successor regulations)) until the latest scientific research establishes 
the reduction is beneficial for children.
    Sec. 734.  None of the funds made available by this or any other Act 
may be used to release or implement the final version of the eighth 
edition of the Dietary Guidelines for Americans, revised pursuant to 
section 301 of the National Nutrition Monitoring and Related Research 
Act of 1990 (7 U.S.C. 5341), unless the Secretary of Agriculture and the 
Secretary of Health and Human Services ensure that each revision to any 
nutritional or dietary information or guideline contained in the 2010 
edition of the Dietary Guidelines for Americans and each new nutritional 
or dietary information or guideline to be included in the eighth edition 
of the Dietary Guidelines for Americans--
            (1) is based on significant scientific agreement; and
            (2) is limited in scope to nutritional and dietary 
        information.

    Sec. 735. (a) Not later than 30 days after the date of the enactment 
of this Act, the Secretary of Agriculture shall engage the National 
Academy of Medicine to conduct a comprehensive study of the entire 
process used to establish the Advisory Committee for the Dietary 
Guidelines for Americans and the subsequent development of the Dietary 
Guidelines for Americans, most recently revised pursuant to section 301 
of the National Nutrition Monitoring and Related Research Act of 1990 (7 
U.S.C. 5341). The panel of the National Academy of Medicine selected to 
conduct the study shall include a balanced representation of individuals 
with broad experiences and viewpoints regarding nutritional and dietary 
information.
    (b) The study required by subsection (a) shall include the 
following:
            (1) An analysis of each of the following:
                    (A) How the Dietary Guidelines for Americans can 
                better prevent chronic disease, ensure nutritional 
                sufficiency for all Americans, and accommodate a range 
                of individual factors, including age, gender, and 
                metabolic health.
                    (B) How the advisory committee selection process can 
                be improved to provide more transparency, eliminate 
                bias, and include committee members with a range of 
                viewpoints.
                    (C) How the Nutrition Evidence Library is compiled 
                and utilized, including whether Nutrition Evidence 
                Library reviews and other systematic reviews and data 
                analysis

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                are conducted according to rigorous and objective 
                scientific standards.
                    (D) How systematic reviews are conducted on 
                longstanding Dietary Guidelines for Americans 
                recommendations, including whether scientific studies 
                are included from scientists with a range of viewpoints.
            (2) Recommendations to improve the process used to establish 
        the Dietary Guidelines for Americans and to ensure the Dietary 
        Guidelines for Americans reflect balanced sound science.

    (c) There is hereby appropriated $1,000,000 to conduct the study 
required by subsection (a).
    Sec. 736.  The unobligated balances identified by the Treasury 
Appropriation Fund Symbol 12X0113 are rescinded.
    Sec. 737.  None of the funds made available by this Act may be used 
by the Secretary of Agriculture, acting through the Food and Nutrition 
Service, to commence any new research and evaluation projects until the 
Secretary submits to the Committees on Appropriations of both Houses of 
Congress a research and evaluation plan for fiscal year 2016, prepared 
in coordination with the Research, Education, and Economics mission area 
of the Department of Agriculture, and a period of 30 days beginning on 
the date of the submission of the plan expires to permit Congressional 
review of the plan.
    Sec. 738.  Of the unobligated prior year funds identified by 
Treasury Appropriation Fund Symbol 12X1980 where obligations have been 
cancelled, $13,000,000 is rescinded.
    Sec. 739.  The unobligated balances identified by the Treasury 
Appropriation Fund Symbol 12X3318, 12X1010, 12X1090, 12X1907, 12X0402, 
12X3508, and 12X3322 are rescinded.
    Sec. 740.  Section 166 of the Federal Agriculture Improvement and 
Reform Act of 1996 (7 U.S.C. 7286) is amended--
            (1) by striking ``and title I of the Food, Conservation, and 
        Energy Act of 2008'' both places it appears and inserting 
        ``title I of the Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008, and 
        Subtitle B of title I of the Agricultural Act of 2014''; and
            (2) by amending paragraph (3) of subsection (c) to read as 
        follows:
            ``(3) Application of authority.--Beginning with the 2015 
        crop marketing year, the Secretary shall carry out paragraph (1) 
        under the same terms and conditions as were in effect for the 
        2008 crop year for loans made to producers under subtitle B of 
        title I of the Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008 (7 
        U.S.C. 8701 et seq.).''.

    Sec. 741. (a) There is hereby appropriated $5,000,000 to provide 
competitive grants to State agencies for subgrants to local educational 
agencies and schools to purchase the equipment needed to serve healthier 
meals, improve food safety, and to help support the establishment, 
maintenance, or expansion of the school breakfast program, to remain 
available until expended.
    (b) There is hereby appropriated $7,000,000 to carry out section 
749(g) of the Agriculture Appropriations Act of 2010 (Public Law 111-
80), to remain available until expended.
    Sec. 742.  Of the unobligated balances identified by the Treasury 
Appropriation Fund Symbol 12X1072, $20,000,000 is hereby rescinded:  
Provided, That no amounts may be rescinded from amounts that were 
designated by Congress as an emergency

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requirement or for disaster relief requirement pursuant to a Concurrent 
Resolution on the Budget or the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit 
Control Act of 1985.
    Sec. 743.  In carrying out subsection (h) of section 502 of the 
Housing Act of 1949 (42 U.S.C. 1472), the Secretary of Agriculture shall 
have the same authority with respect to loans guaranteed under such 
section and eligible lenders for such loans as the Secretary has under 
subsections (h) and (j) of section 538 of such Act (42 U.S.C. 1490p-2) 
with respect to loans guaranteed under such section 538 and eligible 
lenders for such loans.
    Sec. 744.  There is hereby appropriated $8,000,000, to remain 
available until expended, to carry out section 6407 of the Farm Security 
and Rural Investment Act of 2002 (7 U.S.C. 8107a):  Provided, That the 
Secretary launch the program authorized by this section during the 2016 
fiscal year and that it be carried out through the Rural Utilities 
Service:  Provided further, That, within 60 days of enactment of this 
Act, the Secretary shall provide a report to the Committees on 
Appropriations of both Houses of Congress on how the Rural Utilities 
Service will implement section 6407 during the 2016 fiscal year.
    Sec. 745.  Of the unobligated balances of appropriations in Public 
Law 108-199, Public Law 109-234, and Public Law 110-28 made available 
for the ``Emergency Watershed Protection Program'', $2,400,000 shall be 
available for the purposes of such program for any disaster occurring 
fiscal year 2016 or fiscal year 2017, and shall remain available until 
expended.
    Sec. 746.  None of the funds made available by this Act may be used 
to propose, promulgate, or implement any rule, or take any other action 
with respect to, allowing or requiring information intended for a 
prescribing health care professional, in the case of a drug or 
biological product subject to section 503(b)(1) of the Federal Food, 
Drug, and Cosmetic Act (21 U.S.C. 353(b)(1)), to be distributed to such 
professional electronically (in lieu of in paper form) unless and until 
a Federal law is enacted to allow or require such distribution.
    Sec. 747.  None of the funds made available by this Act may be used 
to implement, administer, or enforce the final rule entitled ``Food 
Labeling; Nutrition Labeling of Standard Menu Items in Restaurants and 
Similar Retail Food Establishments'' published by the Food and Drug 
Administration in the Federal Register on December 1, 2014 (79 Fed. Reg. 
71156 et seq.) until the later of--
            (1) December 1, 2016; or
            (2) the date that is one year after the date on which the 
        Secretary of Health and Human Services publishes Level 1 
        guidance with respect to nutrition labeling of standard menu 
        items in restaurants and similar retail food establishments in 
        accordance with paragraphs (g)(1)(i), (g)(1)(ii), (g)(1)(iii), 
        and (g)(1)(iv) of section 10.115 of title 21, Code of Federal 
        Regulations.

    Sec. 748.  In addition to funds appropriated in this Act, there is 
hereby appropriated $250,000,000, to remain available until expended, 
under the heading ``Food for Peace Title II Grants'':  Provided, That 
the funds made available under this section shall be used for the 
purposes set forth in the Food for Peace Act for both emergency and non-
emergency purposes:  Provided further, That the funds made available by 
this section used for emergency

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programs may be prioritized to respond to emergency food needs involving 
conflict in the Middle East and to address other urgent food needs 
around the world:  Provided further, That of the funds made available 
under this section, $20,000,000 shall be used to reimburse the Commodity 
Credit Corporation for the release of eligible commodities under section 
302(f)(2)(A) of the Bill Emerson Humanitarian Trust Act (7 U.S.C. 1736f-
1).
    Sec. 749.  None of the funds made available by this Act may be used 
to notify a sponsor or otherwise acknowledge receipt of a submission for 
an exemption for investigational use of a drug or biological product 
under section 505(i) of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (21 
U.S.C. 355(i)) or section 351(a)(3) of the Public Health Service Act (42 
U.S.C. 262(a)(3)) in research in which a human embryo is intentionally 
created or modified to include a heritable genetic modification. Any 
such submission shall be deemed to have not been received by the 
Secretary, and the exemption may not go into effect.
    Sec. 750.  None of the funds made available by this or any other Act 
may be used to implement or enforce any provision of the FDA Food Safety 
Modernization Act (Public Law 111-353), including the amendments made 
thereby, with respect to the regulation of the distribution, sale, or 
receipt of dried spent grain byproducts of the alcoholic beverage 
production process, irrespective of whether such byproducts are solely 
intended for use as animal feed.
    Sec. 751. (a) Of the unobligated balances from amounts made 
available in fiscal year 2015 for the supplemental nutrition program as 
authorized by section 17 of the Child Nutrition Act of 1966 (42 U.S.C. 
1786), $220,000,000 are hereby rescinded.
    (b) In addition to amounts provided elsewhere in this Act, there is 
hereby appropriated for ``Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for 
Women, Infants, and Children'', $220,000,000, to remain available until 
expended, for management information systems, including WIC electronic 
benefit transfer systems and activities.
    Sec. 752. (a) The Secretary of Agriculture shall--
            (1) within 4 months of the date of enactment of this Act, 
        establish a prioritization process for APHIS to conduct audits 
        or reviews of countries or regions that have received animal 
        health status recognitions by APHIS and provide a description of 
        this process to the Committee on Appropriations of the House, 
        Committee on Appropriations of the Senate, Committee on 
        Agriculture of the House, and Committee on Agriculture, 
        Nutrition, and Forestry of the Senate;
            (2) conduct audits in a manner that evaluates the following 
        factors in the country or region being audited, as applicable:
                    (A) veterinary control and oversight;
                    (B) disease history and vaccination practices;
                    (C) livestock demographics and traceability;
                    (D) epidemiological separation from potential 
                sources of infection;
                    (E) surveillance practices;
                    (F) diagnostic laboratory capabilities; and
                    (G) emergency preparedness and response.
            (3) promptly make publicly available the final reports of 
        any audits or reviews conducted pursuant to subsection (2); and

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    (b) This section shall be applied in a manner consistent with United 
States obligations under its international trade agreements.
    Sec. 753.  None of the funds made available by this Act may be used 
to carry out any activities or incur any expense related to the issuance 
of licenses under section 3 of the Animal Welfare Act (7 U.S.C. 2133), 
or the renewal of such licenses, to class B dealers who sell dogs and 
cats for use in research, experiments, teaching, or testing.
    Sec. 754.  No partially hydrogenated oils as defined in the order 
published by the Food and Drug Administration in the Federal Register on 
June 17, 2015 (80 Fed. Reg. 34650 et seq.) shall be deemed unsafe within 
the meaning of section 409(a) and no food that is introduced or 
delivered for introduction into interstate commerce that bears or 
contains a partially hydrogenated oil shall be deemed adulterated under 
sections 402(a)(1) or 402(a)(2)(C)(i) by virtue of bearing or containing 
a partially hydrogenated oil until the compliance date as specified in 
such order (June 18, 2018).
    Sec. 755.  Notwithstanding any other provision of law--
    (1) the Secretary of Agriculture shall implement section 12106 of 
the Agricultural Act of 2014 and the amendments made by such section (21 
U.S.C. 601 note; Public Law 113-79), including any regulation or 
guidance the Secretary of Agriculture issues to carry out such section 
or the amendments made by such section; and
    (2) the Secretary of Health and Human Services shall implement 
section 403(t) of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (21 U.S.C. 
343(t)), including any regulation or guidance the Secretary of Health 
and Human Services issues to carry out such section.
    Sec. 756.  There is hereby appropriated $600,000 for the purposes of 
section 727 of division A of Public Law 112-55.
    Sec. 757.  In addition to amounts otherwise made available by this 
Act and notwithstanding the last sentence of 16 U.S.C. 1310, there is 
appropriated $4,000,000, to remain available until expended, to 
implement non-renewable agreements on eligible lands, including flooded 
agricultural lands, as determined by the Secretary, under the Water Bank 
Act (16 U.S.C. 1301-1311).
    Sec. 758.  The Secretary shall set aside for Rural Economic Area 
Partnership (REAP) Zones, until August 15, 2016, an amount of funds made 
available in title III under the headings of Rural Housing Insurance 
Fund Program Account, Mutual and Self-Help Housing Grants, Rural Housing 
Assistance Grants, Rural Community Facilities Program Account, Rural 
Business Program Account, Rural Development Loan Fund Program Account, 
and Rural Water and Waste Disposal Program Account, equal to the amount 
obligated in REAP Zones with respect to funds provided under such 
headings in the most recent fiscal year any such funds were obligated 
under such headings for REAP Zones.
    Sec. 759. (a) Section 281 of the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 
(7 U.S.C. 1638) is amended--
            (1) by striking paragraphs (1) and (7);
            (2) by redesignating paragraphs (2), (3), (4), (5), (6), 
        (8), and (9) as paragraphs (1), (2), (3), (4), (5), (6), and 
        (7), respectively; and
            (3) in paragraph (1)(A) (as so redesignated)--
                    (A) in clause (i), by striking ``beef,'' and ``, 
                pork,''; and

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                    (B) in clause (ii), by striking ``ground beef,'' and 
                ``, ground pork,''.

    (b) Section 282 of the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 (7 U.S.C. 
1638a) is amended--
            (1) in subsection (a)(2)--
                    (A) in the heading, by striking ``beef,'' and 
                ``pork,'';
                    (B) by striking ``beef,'' and ``pork,'' each place 
                it appears in subparagraphs (A), (B), (C), and (D); and
                    (C) in subparagraph (E)--
                          (i) in the heading, by striking ``beef, 
                      pork,''; and
                          (ii) by striking ``ground beef, ground pork,'' 
                      each place it appears; and
            (2) in subsection (f)(2)--
                    (A) by striking subparagraphs (B) and (C); and
                    (B) by redesignating subparagraphs (D) and (E) as 
                subparagraphs (B) and (C), respectively.

    Sec. 760.  The Secretary of Agriculture and the Secretary's 
designees are hereby granted the same access to information and subject 
to the same requirements applicable to the Secretary of Housing and 
Urban Development as provided in section 453(j) of the Social Security 
Act (42 U.S.C. 653(j)) and section 6103(l)(7)(D)(ix) of the Internal 
Revenue Code of 1986 (26 U.S.C. 6103(l)(7)(D)(ix)) to verify the income 
for individuals participating in sections 502, 504, 521, and 542 of the 
Housing Act of 1949 (42 U.S.C. 1472, 1474, 1490a, and 1490r).
    Sec. 761. (a) During fiscal year 2016, the Food and Drug 
Administration (FDA) shall not allow the introduction or delivery for 
introduction into interstate commerce of any food that contains 
genetically engineered salmon until FDA publishes final labeling 
guidelines for informing consumers of such content; and
    (b) Of the amounts made available to the Food and Drug 
Administration, Salaries and Expenses, not less than $150,000 shall be 
used to develop labeling guidelines and implement a program to disclose 
to consumers whether salmon offered for sale to consumers is a 
genetically engineered variety.
    Sec. 762.  The Secretary may charge a fee for lenders to access 
Department loan guarantee systems in connection with such lenders' 
participation in loan guarantee programs of the Rural Housing Service:  
Provided, That the funds collected from such fees shall be made 
available to the Secretary without further appropriation and such funds 
shall be deposited into the Rural Development Salaries and Expense 
Account and shall remain available until expended for obligation and 
expenditure by the Secretary for administrative expenses of the Rural 
Housing Service Loan Guarantee Program in addition to other available 
funds:  Provided further, That such fees collected shall not exceed $50 
per loan.
    Sec. 763.  None of the funds made available by this Act or any other 
Act may be used--
            (1) in contravention of section 7606 of the Agricultural Act 
        of 2014 (7 U.S.C. 5940); or
            (2) to prohibit the transportation, processing, sale, or use 
        of industrial hemp that is grown or cultivated in accordance 
        with subsection section 7606 of the Agricultural Act of 2014, 
        within or outside the State in which the industrial hemp is 
        grown or cultivated.

    Sec. 764.  For an additional amount for ``Animal and Plant Health 
Inspection Service, Salaries and Expenses'', $5,500,000, to

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remain available until September 30, 2017, for one-time control and 
management and associated activities directly related to the multiple-
agency response to citrus greening.
    Sec. 765.  Section 529(b)(5) of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic 
Act (21 U.S.C. 360ff(b)(5)) is amended by striking ``the last day'' and 
all that follows through the period at the end and inserting ``September 
30, 2016.''.
    Sec. 766.  Notwithstanding any other provision of law, for purposes 
of applying the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (21 U.S.C. 301 et 
seq.)--
            (1) the acceptable market name of Gadus chalcogrammus, 
        formerly known as Theragra chalcogramma, is ``pollock''; and
            (2) the term ``Alaskan Pollock'' or `` `Alaska Pollock' '' 
        may be used in labeling to refer solely to ``pollock'' harvested 
        in the State waters of Alaska or the exclusive economic zone (as 
        that term is defined in section 3 of the Magnuson-Stevens 
        Fishery Conservation and Management Act (16 U.S.C. 1802)) 
        adjacent to Alaska.

    Sec. 767.  None of the funds appropriated or otherwise made 
available by this Act shall be used to pay the salaries and expenses of 
personnel--
            (1) to inspect horses under section 3 of the Federal Meat 
        Inspection Act (21 U.S.C. 603);
            (2) to inspect horses under section 903 of the Federal 
        Agriculture Improvement and Reform Act of 1996 (7 U.S.C. 1901 
        note; Public Law 104-127); or
            (3) to implement or enforce section 352.19 of title 9, Code 
        of Federal Regulations (or a successor regulation).

    This division may be cited as the ``Agriculture, Rural Development, 
Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 
2016''.

DIVISION B--COMMERCE, <<NOTE: Departments of Commerce, Justice, Science, 
 and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2016. Department of Commerce 
  Appropriations Act, 2016.>>  JUSTICE, SCIENCE, AND RELATED AGENCIES 
APPROPRIATIONS ACT, 2016

                                 TITLE I

                         DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

                   International Trade Administration

                      operations and administration

    For necessary expenses for international trade activities of the 
Department of Commerce provided for by law, and for engaging in trade 
promotional activities abroad, including expenses of grants and 
cooperative agreements for the purpose of promoting exports of United 
States firms, without regard to sections 3702 and 3703 of title 44, 
United States Code; full medical coverage for dependent members of 
immediate families of employees stationed overseas and employees 
temporarily posted overseas; travel and transportation of employees of 
the International Trade Administration between two points abroad, 
without regard to section 40118 of title 49, United States Code; 
employment of citizens of the United States and aliens by contract for 
services; rental of space abroad for periods not exceeding 10 years, and 
expenses of alteration, repair, or improvement; purchase or construction 
of temporary demountable exhibition structures for use abroad; payment 
of tort

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claims, in the manner authorized in the first paragraph of section 2672 
of title 28, United States Code, when such claims arise in foreign 
countries; not to exceed $294,300 for official representation expenses 
abroad; purchase of passenger motor vehicles for official use abroad, 
not to exceed $45,000 per vehicle; obtaining insurance on official motor 
vehicles; and rental of tie lines, $493,000,000, to remain available 
until September 30, 2017, of which $10,000,000 is to be derived from 
fees to be retained and used by the International Trade Administration, 
notwithstanding section 3302 of title 31, United States Code:  Provided, 
That, of amounts provided under this heading, not less than $16,400,000 
shall be for China antidumping and countervailing duty enforcement and 
compliance activities:  Provided further, That of the amounts provided 
for the International Trade Administration under this title, $5,000,000 
shall not be available for obligation or expenditure until 15 days after 
the Undersecretary of Commerce for International Trade submits to the 
Committees on Appropriations of the House of Representatives and the 
Senate the report and certification detailed in the explanatory 
statement described in section 4 (in the matter preceding division A of 
this consolidated Act):  Provided further, That the provisions of the 
first sentence of section 105(f) and all of section 108(c) of the Mutual 
Educational and Cultural Exchange Act of 1961 (22 U.S.C. 2455(f) and 
2458(c)) shall apply in carrying out these activities; and that for the 
purpose of this Act, contributions under the provisions of the Mutual 
Educational and Cultural Exchange Act of 1961 shall include payment for 
assessments for services provided as part of these activities.

                     Bureau of Industry and Security

                      operations and administration

    For necessary expenses for export administration and national 
security activities of the Department of Commerce, including costs 
associated with the performance of export administration field 
activities both domestically and abroad; full medical coverage for 
dependent members of immediate families of employees stationed overseas; 
employment of citizens of the United States and aliens by contract for 
services abroad; payment of tort claims, in the manner authorized in the 
first paragraph of section 2672 of title 28, United States Code, when 
such claims arise in foreign countries; not to exceed $13,500 for 
official representation expenses abroad; awards of compensation to 
informers under the Export Administration Act of 1979, and as authorized 
by section 1(b) of the Act of June 15, 1917 (40 Stat. 223; 22 U.S.C. 
401(b)); and purchase of passenger motor vehicles for official use and 
motor vehicles for law enforcement use with special requirement vehicles 
eligible for purchase without regard to any price limitation otherwise 
established by law, $112,500,000, to remain available until expended:  
Provided, That the provisions of the first sentence of section 105(f) 
and all of section 108(c) of the Mutual Educational and Cultural 
Exchange Act of 1961 (22 U.S.C. 2455(f) and 2458(c)) shall apply in 
carrying out these activities:  Provided further, That payments and 
contributions collected and accepted for materials or services provided 
as part of such activities may be retained for use in covering the cost 
of such activities, and for providing information to the public with 
respect to the export administration and national

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security activities of the Department of Commerce and other export 
control programs of the United States and other governments.

                   Economic Development Administration

                economic development assistance programs

    For grants for economic development assistance as provided by the 
Public Works and Economic Development Act of 1965, for trade adjustment 
assistance, and for grants authorized by section 27 of the Stevenson-
Wydler Technology Innovation Act of 1980 (15 U.S.C. 3722), $222,000,000, 
to remain available until expended, of which $15,000,000 shall be for 
grants under such section 27.

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses of administering the economic development 
assistance programs as provided for by law, $39,000,000:  Provided, That 
these funds may be used to monitor projects approved pursuant to title I 
of the Public Works Employment Act of 1976, title II of the Trade Act of 
1974, section 27 of the Stevenson-Wydler Technology Innovation Act of 
1980 (15 U.S.C. 3722), and the Community Emergency Drought Relief Act of 
1977.

                  Minority Business Development Agency

                      minority business development

    For necessary expenses of the Department of Commerce in fostering, 
promoting, and developing minority business enterprise, including 
expenses of grants, contracts, and other agreements with public or 
private organizations, $32,000,000.

                    Economic and Statistical Analysis

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses, as authorized by law, of economic and 
statistical analysis programs of the Department of Commerce, 
$109,000,000, to remain available until September 30, 2017.

                          Bureau of the Census

                      current surveys and programs

    For necessary expenses for collecting, compiling, analyzing, 
preparing and publishing statistics, provided for by law, $270,000,000:  
Provided, That, from amounts provided herein, funds may be used for 
promotion, outreach, and marketing activities:  Provided further, That 
the Bureau of the Census shall collect and analyze data for the Annual 
Social and Economic Supplement to the Current Population Survey using 
the same health insurance questions included in previous years, in 
addition to the revised questions implemented in the Current Population 
Survey beginning in February 2014.

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                     periodic censuses and programs

                      (including transfer of funds)

    For necessary expenses for collecting, compiling, analyzing, 
preparing and publishing statistics for periodic censuses and programs 
provided for by law, $1,100,000,000, to remain available until September 
30, 2017:  Provided, That, from amounts provided herein, funds may be 
used for promotion, outreach, and marketing activities:  Provided 
further, That within the amounts appropriated, $1,551,000 shall be 
transferred to the ``Office of Inspector General'' account for 
activities associated with carrying out investigations and audits 
related to the Bureau of the Census:  Provided further, That not more 
than 50 percent of the amounts made available under this heading for 
information technology related to 2020 census delivery, including the 
Census Enterprise Data Collection and Processing (CEDCaP) program, may 
be obligated until the Secretary submits to the Committees on 
Appropriations of the House of Representatives and the Senate a plan for 
expenditure that: (1) identifies for each CEDCaP project/investment over 
$25,000: (A) the functional and performance capabilities to be delivered 
and the mission benefits to be realized; (B) the estimated lifecycle 
cost, including estimates for development as well as maintenance and 
operations; and (C) key milestones to be met; (2) details for each 
project/investment: (A) reasons for any cost and schedule variances; and 
(B) top risks and mitigation strategies; and (3) has been submitted to 
the Government Accountability Office.

       National Telecommunications and Information Administration

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses, as provided for by law, of the National 
Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA), $39,500,000, 
to remain available until September 30, 2017:  Provided, That, 
notwithstanding 31 U.S.C. 1535(d), the Secretary of Commerce shall 
charge Federal agencies for costs incurred in spectrum management, 
analysis, operations, and related services, and such fees shall be 
retained and used as offsetting collections for costs of such spectrum 
services, to remain available until expended:  Provided further, That 
the Secretary of Commerce is authorized to retain and use as offsetting 
collections all funds transferred, or previously transferred, from other 
Government agencies for all costs incurred in telecommunications 
research, engineering, and related activities by the Institute for 
Telecommunication Sciences of NTIA, in furtherance of its assigned 
functions under this paragraph, and such funds received from other 
Government agencies shall remain available until expended.

     public telecommunications facilities, planning and construction

    For the administration of prior-year grants, recoveries and 
unobligated balances of funds previously appropriated are available for 
the administration of all open grants until their expiration.

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                United States Patent and Trademark Office

                          salaries and expenses

                     (including transfers of funds)

    For necessary expenses of the United States Patent and Trademark 
Office (USPTO) provided for by law, including defense of suits 
instituted against the Under Secretary of Commerce for Intellectual 
Property and Director of the USPTO, $3,272,000,000, to remain available 
until expended:  Provided, That the sum herein appropriated from the 
general fund shall be reduced as offsetting collections of fees and 
surcharges assessed and collected by the USPTO under any law are 
received during fiscal year 2016, so as to result in a fiscal year 2016 
appropriation from the general fund estimated at $0:  Provided further, 
That during fiscal year 2016, should the total amount of such offsetting 
collections be less than $3,272,000,000 this amount shall be reduced 
accordingly:  Provided further, That any amount received in excess of 
$3,272,000,000 in fiscal year 2016 and deposited in the Patent and 
Trademark Fee Reserve Fund shall remain available until expended:  
Provided further, That the Director of USPTO shall submit a spending 
plan to the Committees on Appropriations of the House of Representatives 
and the Senate for any amounts made available by the preceding proviso 
and such spending plan shall be treated as a reprogramming under section 
505 of this Act and shall not be available for obligation or expenditure 
except in compliance with the procedures set forth in that section:  
Provided further, That any amounts reprogrammed in accordance with the 
preceding proviso shall be transferred to the United States Patent and 
Trademark Office ``Salaries and Expenses'' account:  Provided further, 
That from amounts provided herein, not to exceed $900 shall be made 
available in fiscal year 2016 for official reception and representation 
expenses:  Provided further, That in fiscal year 2016 from the amounts 
made available for ``Salaries and Expenses'' for the USPTO, the amounts 
necessary to pay (1) the difference between the percentage of basic pay 
contributed by the USPTO and employees under section 8334(a) of title 5, 
United States Code, and the normal cost percentage (as defined by 
section 8331(17) of that title) as provided by the Office of Personnel 
Management (OPM) for USPTO's specific use, of basic pay, of employees 
subject to subchapter III of chapter 83 of that title, and (2) the 
present value of the otherwise unfunded accruing costs, as determined by 
OPM for USPTO's specific use of post-retirement life insurance and post-
retirement health benefits coverage for all USPTO employees who are 
enrolled in Federal Employees Health Benefits (FEHB) and Federal 
Employees Group Life Insurance (FEGLI), shall be transferred to the 
Civil Service Retirement and Disability Fund, the FEGLI Fund, and the 
FEHB Fund, as appropriate, and shall be available for the authorized 
purposes of those accounts:  Provided further, That any differences 
between the present value factors published in OPM's yearly 300 series 
benefit letters and the factors that OPM provides for USPTO's specific 
use shall be recognized as an imputed cost on USPTO's financial 
statements, where applicable:  Provided further, That, notwithstanding 
any other provision of law, all fees and surcharges assessed and 
collected by USPTO are available for USPTO only pursuant to section 
42(c)

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of title 35, United States Code, as amended by section 22 of the Leahy-
Smith America Invents Act (Public Law 112-29):  Provided further, That 
within the amounts appropriated, $2,000,000 shall be transferred to the 
``Office of Inspector General'' account for activities associated with 
carrying out investigations and audits related to the USPTO.

             National Institute of Standards and Technology

             scientific and technical research and services

                      (including transfer of funds)

    For necessary expenses of the National Institute of Standards and 
Technology (NIST), $690,000,000, to remain available until expended, of 
which not to exceed $9,000,000 may be transferred to the ``Working 
Capital Fund'':  Provided, That not to exceed $5,000 shall be for 
official reception and representation expenses:  Provided further, That 
NIST may provide local transportation for summer undergraduate research 
fellowship program participants.

                     industrial technology services

    For necessary expenses for industrial technology services, 
$155,000,000, to remain available until expended, of which $130,000,000 
shall be for the Hollings Manufacturing Extension Partnership, and of 
which $25,000,000 shall be for the National Network for Manufacturing 
Innovation.

                   construction of research facilities

    For construction of new research facilities, including architectural 
and engineering design, and for renovation and maintenance of existing 
facilities, not otherwise provided for the National Institute of 
Standards and Technology, as authorized by sections 13 through 15 of the 
National Institute of Standards and Technology Act (15 U.S.C. 278c-
278e), $119,000,000, to remain available until expended:  Provided, 
That <<NOTE: 15 USC 1513b note.>>  the Secretary of Commerce shall 
include in the budget justification materials that the Secretary submits 
to Congress in support of the Department of Commerce budget (as 
submitted with the budget of the President under section 1105(a) of 
title 31, United States Code) an estimate for each National Institute of 
Standards and Technology construction project having a total multi-year 
program cost of more than $5,000,000, and simultaneously the budget 
justification materials shall include an estimate of the budgetary 
requirements for each such project for each of the 5 subsequent fiscal 
years.

             National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

                  operations, research, and facilities

                      (including transfer of funds)

    For necessary expenses of activities authorized by law for the 
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, including maintenance, 
operation, and hire of aircraft and vessels; grants, contracts, or other 
payments to nonprofit organizations for the

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purposes of conducting activities pursuant to cooperative agreements; 
and relocation of facilities, $3,305,813,000, to remain available until 
September 30, 2017, except that funds provided for cooperative 
enforcement shall remain available until September 30, 2018:  Provided, 
That fees and donations received by the National Ocean Service for the 
management of national marine sanctuaries may be retained and used for 
the salaries and expenses associated with those activities, 
notwithstanding section 3302 of title 31, United States Code:  Provided 
further, That in addition, $130,164,000 shall be derived by transfer 
from the fund entitled ``Promote and Develop Fishery Products and 
Research Pertaining to American Fisheries'', which shall only be used 
for fishery activities related to the Saltonstall-Kennedy Grant Program, 
Cooperative Research, Annual Stock Assessments, Survey and Monitoring 
Projects, Interjurisdictional Fisheries Grants, and Fish Information 
Networks:  Provided further, That of the $3,453,477,000 provided for in 
direct obligations under this heading, $3,305,813,000 is appropriated 
from the general fund, $130,164,000 is provided by transfer and 
$17,500,000 is derived from recoveries of prior year obligations:  
Provided further, That the total amount available for National Oceanic 
and Atmospheric Administration corporate services administrative support 
costs shall not exceed $226,300,000:  Provided further, That any 
deviation from the amounts designated for specific activities in the 
explanatory statement described in section 4 (in the matter preceding 
division A of this consolidated Act), or any use of deobligated balances 
of funds provided under this heading in previous years, shall be subject 
to the procedures set forth in section 505 of this Act:  Provided 
further, That in addition, for necessary retired pay expenses under the 
Retired Serviceman's Family Protection and Survivor Benefits Plan, and 
for payments for the medical care of retired personnel and their 
dependents under the Dependents Medical Care Act (10 U.S.C. 55), such 
sums as may be necessary.

                procurement, acquisition and construction

                      (including transfer of funds)

    For procurement, acquisition and construction of capital assets, 
including alteration and modification costs, of the National Oceanic and 
Atmospheric Administration, $2,400,416,000, to remain available until 
September 30, 2018, except that funds provided for acquisition and 
construction of vessels and construction of facilities shall remain 
available until expended:  Provided, That of the $2,413,416,000 provided 
for in direct obligations under this heading, $2,400,416,000 is 
appropriated from the general fund and $13,000,000 is provided from 
recoveries of prior year obligations:  Provided further, That any 
deviation from the amounts designated for specific activities in the 
explanatory statement described in section 4 (in the matter preceding 
division A of this consolidated Act), or any use of deobligated balances 
of funds provided under this heading in previous years, shall be subject 
to the procedures set forth in section 505 of this Act: <<NOTE: 15 USC 
1513a note.>>   Provided further, That the Secretary of Commerce shall 
include in budget justification materials that the Secretary submits to 
Congress in support of the Department of Commerce budget (as submitted 
with the budget of the President under section 1105(a) of title 31, 
United States

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Code) an estimate for each National Oceanic and Atmospheric 
Administration procurement, acquisition or construction project having a 
total of more than $5,000,000 and simultaneously the budget 
justification shall include an estimate of the budgetary requirements 
for each such project for each of the 5 subsequent fiscal years:  
Provided further, That within the amounts appropriated, $80,050,000 
shall not be available for obligation or expenditure until 15 days after 
the Under Secretary of Commerce for Oceans and Atmosphere submits to the 
Committees on Appropriations of the House of Representatives and the 
Senate a fleet modernization and recapitalization plan:  Provided 
further, That, within the amounts appropriated, $1,302,000 shall be 
transferred to the ``Office of Inspector General'' account for 
activities associated with carrying out investigations and audits 
related to satellite procurement, acquisition and construction.

                     pacific coastal salmon recovery

    For necessary expenses associated with the restoration of Pacific 
salmon populations, $65,000,000, to remain available until September 30, 
2017:  Provided, That, of the funds provided herein, the Secretary of 
Commerce may issue grants to the States of Washington, Oregon, Idaho, 
Nevada, California, and Alaska, and to the Federally recognized tribes 
of the Columbia River and Pacific Coast (including Alaska), for projects 
necessary for conservation of salmon and steelhead populations that are 
listed as threatened or endangered, or that are identified by a State as 
at-risk to be so listed, for maintaining populations necessary for 
exercise of tribal treaty fishing rights or native subsistence fishing, 
or for conservation of Pacific coastal salmon and steelhead habitat, 
based on guidelines to be developed by the Secretary of Commerce:  
Provided further, That all funds shall be allocated based on scientific 
and other merit principles and shall not be available for marketing 
activities:  Provided further, That funds disbursed to States shall be 
subject to a matching requirement of funds or documented in-kind 
contributions of at least 33 percent of the Federal funds.

                      fishermen's contingency fund

    For carrying out the provisions of title IV of Public Law 95-372, 
not to exceed $350,000, to be derived from receipts collected pursuant 
to that Act, to remain available until expended.

                    fisheries finance program account

    Subject to section 502 of the Congressional Budget Act of 1974, 
during fiscal year 2016, obligations of direct loans may not exceed 
$24,000,000 for Individual Fishing Quota loans and not to exceed 
$100,000,000 for traditional direct loans as authorized by the Merchant 
Marine Act of 1936.

                         Departmental Management

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses for the management of the Department of 
Commerce provided for by law, including not to exceed $4,500 for 
official reception and representation, $58,000,000:  Provided,

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That within amounts provided, the Secretary of Commerce may use up to 
$2,500,000 to engage in activities to provide businesses and communities 
with information about and referrals to relevant Federal, State, and 
local government programs.

                       renovation and modernization

    For necessary expenses for the renovation and modernization of 
Department of Commerce facilities, $19,062,000, to remain available 
until expended.

                       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 (5 
U.S.C. App.), $32,000,000.

               General Provisions--Department of Commerce

                      (including transfer of funds)

    Sec. 101.  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. 102.  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 therefor, as authorized by law 
(5 U.S.C. 5901-5902).
    Sec. 103.  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 505 of this Act and 
shall not be available for obligation or expenditure except in 
compliance with the procedures set forth in that section:  Provided 
further, That the Secretary of Commerce shall notify the Committees on 
Appropriations at least 15 days in advance of the acquisition or 
disposal of any capital asset (including land, structures, and 
equipment) not specifically provided for in this Act or any other law 
appropriating funds for the Department of Commerce.
    Sec. 104.  <<NOTE: 33 USC 878a note.>> The requirements set forth by 
section 105 of the Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies 
Appropriations Act, 2012 (Public Law 112-55), as amended by section 105 
of title I of division B of Public Law 113-6, are hereby adopted by 
reference and made applicable with respect to fiscal year 2016:  
Provided, That the life cycle cost for the Joint Polar Satellite System 
is $11,322,125,000 and the life cycle cost for the Geostationary 
Operational Environmental Satellite R-Series Program is $10,828,059,000.

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    Sec. 105.  Notwithstanding any other provision of law, the Secretary 
may furnish services (including but not limited to utilities, 
telecommunications, and security services) necessary to support the 
operation, maintenance, and improvement of space that persons, firms, or 
organizations are authorized, pursuant to the Public Buildings 
Cooperative Use Act of 1976 or other authority, to use or occupy in the 
Herbert C. Hoover Building, Washington, DC, or other buildings, the 
maintenance, operation, and protection of which has been delegated to 
the Secretary from the Administrator of General Services pursuant to the 
Federal Property and Administrative Services Act of 1949 on a 
reimbursable or non-reimbursable basis. Amounts received as 
reimbursement for services provided under this section or the authority 
under which the use or occupancy of the space is authorized, up to 
$200,000, shall be credited to the appropriation or fund which initially 
bears the costs of such services.
    Sec. 106.  Nothing in this title shall be construed to prevent a 
grant recipient from deterring child pornography, copyright 
infringement, or any other unlawful activity over its networks.
    Sec. 107.  The Administrator of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric 
Administration is authorized to use, with their consent, with 
reimbursement and subject to the limits of available appropriations, the 
land, services, equipment, personnel, and facilities of any department, 
agency, or instrumentality of the United States, or of any State, local 
government, Indian tribal government, Territory, or possession, or of 
any political subdivision thereof, or of any foreign government or 
international organization, for purposes related to carrying out the 
responsibilities of any statute administered by the National Oceanic and 
Atmospheric Administration.
    Sec. 108.  The National Technical Information Service shall not 
charge any customer for a copy of any report or document generated by 
the Legislative Branch unless the Service has provided information to 
the customer on how an electronic copy of such report or document may be 
accessed and downloaded for free online. Should a customer still require 
the Service to provide a printed or digital copy of the report or 
document, the charge shall be limited to recovering the Service's cost 
of processing, reproducing, and delivering such report or document.
    Sec. 109.  The Secretary of Commerce may waive the requirement for 
bonds under 40 U.S.C. 3131 with respect to contracts for the 
construction, alteration, or repair of vessels, regardless of the terms 
of the contracts as to payment or title, when the contract is made under 
the Coast and Geodetic Survey Act of 1947 (33 U.S.C. 883a et seq.).
    Sec. 110. (a) None of the funds made available by this Act or any 
other appropriations Act may be used by the Secretary of Commerce for 
management activities pursuant to the Fishery Management Plan for the 
Reef Fish Resources of the Gulf of Mexico or any amendment to such Plan 
unless such management is conducted beyond the seaward boundary of a 
coastal State as set out under subsection (b).
    (b) Notwithstanding any other provision of law, for the purpose of 
carrying out activities pursuant to the Fishery Management Plan for the 
Reef Fish Resources of the Gulf of Mexico or any amendment to such Plan, 
the seaward boundary of a coastal State in the Gulf of Mexico is a line 
9 nautical miles seaward from

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the baseline from which the territorial sea of the United States is 
measured.
    Sec. 111.  To carry out the responsibilities of the National Oceanic 
and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), the Administrator of NOAA is 
authorized to: (1) enter into grants and cooperative agreements with; 
(2) use on a non-reimbursable basis land, services, equipment, 
personnel, and facilities provided by; and (3) receive and expend funds 
made available on a consensual basis from: a Federal agency, State or 
subdivision thereof, local government, tribal government, territory, or 
possession or any subdivisions thereof:  Provided, That funds received 
for permitting and related regulatory activities pursuant to this 
section shall be deposited under the heading ``National Oceanic and 
Atmospheric Administration--Operations, Research, and Facilities'' and 
shall remain available until September 30, 2018, for such purposes:  
Provided further, That all funds within this section and their 
corresponding uses are subject to section 505 of this Act.
    Sec. 112.  Amounts provided by this Act or by any prior 
appropriations Act that remain available for obligation, for necessary 
expenses of the programs of the Economics and Statistics Administration 
of the Department of Commerce, including amounts provided for programs 
of the Bureau of Economic Analysis and the U.S. Census Bureau, shall be 
available for expenses of cooperative agreements with appropriate 
entities, including any Federal, State, or local governmental unit, or 
institution of higher education, to aid and promote statistical, 
research, and methodology activities which further the purposes for 
which such amounts have been made available.
     This title may be cited as the ``Department of Commerce 
Appropriations Act, 2016''.

TITLE II <<NOTE: Department of Justice Appropriations Act, 2016.>> 

                          DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE

                         General Administration

                          salaries and expenses

    For expenses necessary for the administration of the Department of 
Justice, $111,500,000, of which not to exceed $4,000,000 for security 
and construction of Department of Justice facilities shall remain 
available until expended.

                 justice information sharing technology

                      (including transfer of funds)

    For necessary expenses for information sharing technology, including 
planning, development, deployment and departmental direction, 
$31,000,000, to remain available until expended:  Provided, That the 
Attorney General may transfer up to $35,400,000 to this account, from 
funds available to the Department of Justice for information technology, 
to remain available until expended, for enterprise-wide information 
technology initiatives:  Provided further, That the transfer authority 
in the preceding proviso is in addition to any other transfer authority 
contained in this Act.

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                    administrative review and appeals

                      (including transfer of funds)

    For expenses necessary for the administration of pardon and clemency 
petitions and immigration-related activities, $426,791,000, of which 
$4,000,000 shall be derived by transfer from the Executive Office for 
Immigration Review fees deposited in the ``Immigration Examinations 
Fee'' account:  Provided, That of the amount available for the Executive 
Office for Immigration Review, not to exceed $15,000,000 shall remain 
available until expended.

                       office of inspector general

    For necessary expenses of the Office of Inspector General, 
$93,709,000, including not to exceed $10,000 to meet unforeseen 
emergencies of a confidential character.

                     United States Parole Commission

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses of the United States Parole Commission as 
authorized, $13,308,000:  Provided, That, notwithstanding any other 
provision of law, upon the expiration of a term of office of a 
Commissioner, the Commissioner may continue to act until a successor has 
been appointed.

                            Legal Activities

             salaries and expenses, general legal activities

    For expenses necessary for the legal activities of the Department of 
Justice, not otherwise provided for, including not to exceed $20,000 for 
expenses of collecting evidence, to be expended under the direction of, 
and to be accounted for solely under the certificate of, the Attorney 
General; and rent of private or Government-owned space in the District 
of Columbia, $893,000,000, of which not to exceed $20,000,000 for 
litigation support contracts shall remain available until expended:  
Provided, That of the amount provided for INTERPOL Washington dues 
payments, not to exceed $685,000 shall remain available until expended:  
Provided further, That of the total amount appropriated, not to exceed 
$9,000 shall be available to INTERPOL Washington for official reception 
and representation expenses:  Provided further, That notwithstanding 
section 205 of this Act, upon a determination by the Attorney General 
that emergent circumstances require additional funding for litigation 
activities of the Civil Division, the Attorney General may transfer such 
amounts to ``Salaries and Expenses, General Legal Activities'' from 
available appropriations for the current fiscal year for the Department 
of Justice, as may be necessary to respond to such circumstances:  
Provided further, That any transfer pursuant to the preceding proviso 
shall be treated as a reprogramming under section 505 of this Act and 
shall not be available for obligation or expenditure except in 
compliance with the procedures set forth in that section:  Provided 
further, That of the amount appropriated, such sums as may be necessary 
shall be available to the Civil

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Rights Division for salaries and expenses associated with the election 
monitoring program under section 8 of the Voting Rights Act of 1965 (52 
U.S.C. 10305) and to reimburse the Office of Personnel Management for 
such salaries and expenses:  Provided further, That of the amounts 
provided under this heading for the election monitoring program, 
$3,390,000 shall remain available until expended.
    In addition, for reimbursement of expenses of the Department of 
Justice associated with processing cases under the National Childhood 
Vaccine Injury Act of 1986, not to exceed $9,358,000, to be appropriated 
from the Vaccine Injury Compensation Trust Fund.

                salaries and expenses, antitrust division

    For expenses necessary for the enforcement of antitrust and kindred 
laws, $164,977,000, to remain available until expended:  Provided, That 
notwithstanding any other provision of law, fees collected for premerger 
notification filings under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements 
Act of 1976 (15 U.S.C. 18a), regardless of the year of collection (and 
estimated to be $124,000,000 in fiscal year 2016), shall be retained and 
used for necessary expenses in this appropriation, and shall remain 
available until expended:  Provided further, That the sum herein 
appropriated from the general fund shall be reduced as such offsetting 
collections are received during fiscal year 2016, so as to result in a 
final fiscal year 2016 appropriation from the general fund estimated at 
$40,977,000.

             salaries and expenses, united states attorneys

    For necessary expenses of the Offices of the United States 
Attorneys, including inter-governmental and cooperative agreements, 
$2,000,000,000:  Provided, That of the total amount appropriated, not to 
exceed $7,200 shall be available for official reception and 
representation expenses:  Provided further, That not to exceed 
$25,000,000 shall remain available until expended:  Provided further, 
That each United States Attorney shall establish or participate in a 
task force on human trafficking.

                    united states trustee system fund

    For necessary expenses of the United States Trustee Program, as 
authorized, $225,908,000, to remain available until expended:  Provided, 
That, notwithstanding any other provision of law, deposits to the United 
States Trustee System Fund and amounts herein appropriated shall be 
available in such amounts as may be necessary to pay refunds due 
depositors:  Provided further, That, notwithstanding any other provision 
of law, fees collected pursuant to section 589a(b) of title 28, United 
States Code, shall be retained and used for necessary expenses in this 
appropriation and shall remain available until expended:  Provided 
further, That to the extent that fees collected in fiscal year 2016, net 
of amounts necessary to pay refunds due depositors, exceed $225,908,000, 
those excess amounts shall be available in future fiscal years only to 
the extent provided in advance in appropriations Acts:  Provided 
further, That the sum herein appropriated from the general fund shall be 
reduced (1) as such fees are received during fiscal year 2016, net of 
amounts necessary to pay refunds due depositors,

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(estimated at $162,400,000) and (2) to the extent that any remaining 
general fund appropriations can be derived from amounts deposited in the 
Fund in previous fiscal years that are not otherwise appropriated, so as 
to result in a final fiscal year 2016 appropriation from the general 
fund estimated at $0.

       salaries and expenses, foreign claims settlement commission

    For expenses necessary to carry out the activities of the Foreign 
Claims Settlement Commission, including services as authorized by 
section 3109 of title 5, United States Code, $2,374,000.

                     fees and expenses of witnesses

    For fees and expenses of witnesses, for expenses of contracts for 
the procurement and supervision of expert witnesses, for private counsel 
expenses, including advances, and for expenses of foreign counsel, 
$270,000,000, to remain available until expended, of which not to exceed 
$16,000,000 is for construction of buildings for protected witness 
safesites; not to exceed $3,000,000 is for the purchase and maintenance 
of armored and other vehicles for witness security caravans; and not to 
exceed $13,000,000 is for the purchase, installation, maintenance, and 
upgrade of secure telecommunications equipment and a secure automated 
information network to store and retrieve the identities and locations 
of protected witnesses:  Provided, That amounts made available under 
this heading may not be transferred pursuant to section 205 of this Act.

           salaries and expenses, community relations service

                      (including transfer of funds)

    For necessary expenses of the Community Relations Service, 
$14,446,000:  Provided, That notwithstanding section 205 of this Act, 
upon a determination by the Attorney General that emergent circumstances 
require additional funding for conflict resolution and violence 
prevention activities of the Community Relations Service, the Attorney 
General may transfer such amounts to the Community Relations Service, 
from available appropriations for the current fiscal year for the 
Department of Justice, as may be necessary to respond to such 
circumstances:  Provided further, That any transfer pursuant to the 
preceding proviso shall be treated as a reprogramming under section 505 
of this Act and shall not be available for obligation or expenditure 
except in compliance with the procedures set forth in that section.

                         assets forfeiture fund

    For expenses authorized by subparagraphs (B), (F), and (G) of 
section 524(c)(1) of title 28, United States Code, $20,514,000, to be 
derived from the Department of Justice Assets Forfeiture Fund.

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                     United States Marshals Service

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses of the United States Marshals Service, 
$1,230,581,000, of which not to exceed $6,000 shall be available for 
official reception and representation expenses, and not to exceed 
$15,000,000 shall remain available until expended.

                              construction

    For construction in space controlled, occupied or utilized by the 
United States Marshals Service for prisoner holding and related support, 
$15,000,000, to remain available until expended.

                       federal prisoner detention

                      (including transfer of funds)

    For necessary expenses related to United States prisoners in the 
custody of the United States Marshals Service as authorized by section 
4013 of title 18, United States Code, $1,454,414,000, to remain 
available until expended:  Provided, That not to exceed $20,000,000 
shall be considered ``funds appropriated for State and local law 
enforcement assistance'' pursuant to section 4013(b) of title 18, United 
States Code:  Provided further, That the United States Marshals Service 
shall be responsible for managing the Justice Prisoner and Alien 
Transportation System:  Provided further, That any unobligated balances 
available from funds appropriated under the heading ``General 
Administration, Detention Trustee'' shall be transferred to and merged 
with the appropriation under this heading.

                       National Security Division

                          salaries and expenses

                      (including transfer of funds)

    For expenses necessary to carry out the activities of the National 
Security Division, $95,000,000, of which not to exceed $5,000,000 for 
information technology systems shall remain available until expended:  
Provided, That notwithstanding section 205 of this Act, upon a 
determination by the Attorney General that emergent circumstances 
require additional funding for the activities of the National Security 
Division, the Attorney General may transfer such amounts to this heading 
from available appropriations for the current fiscal year for the 
Department of Justice, as may be necessary to respond to such 
circumstances:  Provided further, That any transfer pursuant to the 
preceding proviso shall be treated as a reprogramming under section 505 
of this Act and shall not be available for obligation or expenditure 
except in compliance with the procedures set forth in that section.

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                       Interagency Law Enforcement

                 interagency crime and drug enforcement

    For necessary expenses for the identification, investigation, and 
prosecution of individuals associated with the most significant drug 
trafficking and affiliated money laundering organizations not otherwise 
provided for, to include inter-governmental agreements with State and 
local law enforcement agencies engaged in the investigation and 
prosecution of individuals involved in organized crime drug trafficking, 
$512,000,000, of which $50,000,000 shall remain available until 
expended:  Provided, That any amounts obligated from appropriations 
under this heading may be used under authorities available to the 
organizations reimbursed from this appropriation.

                     Federal Bureau of Investigation

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses of the Federal Bureau of Investigation for 
detection, investigation, and prosecution of crimes against the United 
States, $8,489,786,000, of which not to exceed $216,900,000 shall remain 
available until expended:  Provided, That not to exceed $184,500 shall 
be available for official reception and representation expenses.

                              construction

    For necessary expenses, to include the cost of equipment, furniture, 
and information technology requirements, related to construction or 
acquisition of buildings, facilities and sites by purchase, or as 
otherwise authorized by law; conversion, modification and extension of 
federally owned buildings; and preliminary planning and design of 
projects; $308,982,000, to remain available until expended.

                     Drug Enforcement Administration

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses of the Drug Enforcement Administration, 
including not to exceed $70,000 to meet unforeseen emergencies of a 
confidential character pursuant to section 530C of title 28, United 
States Code; and expenses for conducting drug education and training 
programs, including travel and related expenses for participants in such 
programs and the distribution of items of token value that promote the 
goals of such programs, $2,080,000,000, of which not to exceed 
$75,000,000 shall remain available until expended and not to exceed 
$90,000 shall be available for official reception and representation 
expenses.

           Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms 
and Explosives, for training of State and local law enforcement

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agencies with or without reimbursement, including training in connection 
with the training and acquisition of canines for explosives and fire 
accelerants detection; and for provision of laboratory assistance to 
State and local law enforcement agencies, with or without reimbursement, 
$1,240,000,000, of which not to exceed $36,000 shall be for official 
reception and representation expenses, not to exceed $1,000,000 shall be 
available for the payment of attorneys' fees as provided by section 
924(d)(2) of title 18, United States Code, and not to exceed $20,000,000 
shall remain available until expended:  Provided, That none of the funds 
appropriated herein shall be available to investigate or act upon 
applications for relief from Federal firearms disabilities under section 
925(c) of title 18, United States Code:  Provided further, That such 
funds shall be available to investigate and act upon applications filed 
by corporations for relief from Federal firearms disabilities under 
section 925(c) of title 18, United States Code:  Provided further, That 
no funds made available by this or any other Act may be used to transfer 
the functions, missions, or activities of the Bureau of Alcohol, 
Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives to other agencies or Departments.

                          Federal Prison System

                          salaries and expenses

                      (including transfer of funds)

    For necessary expenses of the Federal Prison System for the 
administration, operation, and maintenance of Federal penal and 
correctional institutions, and for the provision of technical assistance 
and advice on corrections related issues to foreign governments, 
$6,948,500,000:  Provided, <<NOTE: 42 USC 250a.>> That the Attorney 
General may transfer to the Department of Health and Human Services such 
amounts as may be necessary for direct expenditures by that Department 
for medical relief for inmates of Federal penal and correctional 
institutions:  Provided further, That the Director of the Federal Prison 
System, where necessary, may enter into contracts with a fiscal agent or 
fiscal intermediary claims processor to determine the amounts payable to 
persons who, on behalf of the Federal Prison System, furnish health 
services to individuals committed to the custody of the Federal Prison 
System:  Provided further, That not to exceed $5,400 shall be available 
for official reception and representation expenses:  Provided further, 
That not to exceed $50,000,000 shall remain available for necessary 
operations until September 30, 2017:  Provided further, That, of the 
amounts provided for contract confinement, not to exceed $20,000,000 
shall remain available until expended to make payments in advance for 
grants, contracts and reimbursable agreements, and other expenses:  
Provided further, That the Director of the Federal Prison System may 
accept donated property and services relating to the operation of the 
prison card program from a not-for-profit entity which has operated such 
program in the past, notwithstanding the fact that such not-for-profit 
entity furnishes services under contracts to the Federal Prison System 
relating to the operation of pre-release services, halfway houses, or 
other custodial facilities.

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                        buildings and facilities

    For planning, acquisition of sites and construction of new 
facilities; purchase and acquisition of facilities and remodeling, and 
equipping of such facilities for penal and correctional use, including 
all necessary expenses incident thereto, by contract or force account; 
and constructing, remodeling, and equipping necessary buildings and 
facilities at existing penal and correctional institutions, including 
all necessary expenses incident thereto, by contract or force account, 
$530,000,000, to remain available until expended, of which $444,000,000 
shall be available only for costs related to construction of new 
facilities:  Provided, That labor of United States prisoners may be used 
for work performed under this appropriation.

                 federal prison industries, incorporated

    The Federal Prison Industries, Incorporated, is hereby authorized to 
make such expenditures within the limits of funds and borrowing 
authority available, and in accord with the law, and to make such 
contracts and commitments without regard to fiscal year limitations as 
provided by section 9104 of title 31, United States Code, as may be 
necessary in carrying out the program set forth in the budget for the 
current fiscal year for such corporation.

   limitation on administrative expenses, federal prison industries, 
                              incorporated

    Not to exceed $2,700,000 of the funds of the Federal Prison 
Industries, Incorporated, shall be available for its administrative 
expenses, and for services as authorized by section 3109 of title 5, 
United States Code, to be computed on an accrual basis to be determined 
in accordance with the corporation's current prescribed accounting 
system, and such amounts shall be exclusive of depreciation, payment of 
claims, and expenditures which such accounting system requires to be 
capitalized or charged to cost of commodities acquired or produced, 
including selling and shipping expenses, and expenses in connection with 
acquisition, construction, operation, maintenance, improvement, 
protection, or disposition of facilities and other property belonging to 
the corporation or in which it has an interest.

               State and Local Law Enforcement Activities

                    Office on Violence Against Women

       violence against women prevention and prosecution programs

    For grants, contracts, cooperative agreements, and other assistance 
for the prevention and prosecution of violence against women, as 
authorized by the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 (42 
U.S.C. 3711 et seq.) (``the 1968 Act''); the Violent Crime Control and 
Law Enforcement Act of 1994 (Public Law 103-322) (``the 1994 Act''); the 
Victims of Child Abuse Act of 1990 (Public Law 101-647) (``the 1990 
Act''); the Prosecutorial Remedies and Other Tools to end the 
Exploitation of Children Today Act

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of 2003 (Public Law 108-21); the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency 
Prevention Act of 1974 (42 U.S.C. 5601 et seq.) (``the 1974 Act''); the 
Victims of Trafficking and Violence Protection Act of 2000 (Public Law 
106-386) (``the 2000 Act''); the Violence Against Women and Department 
of Justice Reauthorization Act of 2005 (Public Law 109-162) (``the 2005 
Act''); the Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013 (Public 
Law 113-4) (``the 2013 Act''); and the Rape Survivor Child Custody Act 
of 2015 (Public Law 114-22) (``the 2015 Act''); and for related victims 
services, $480,000,000, to remain available until expended, of which 
$379,000,000 shall be derived by transfer from amounts available for 
obligation in this Act from the Fund established by section 1402 of 
chapter XIV of title II of Public Law 98-473 (42 U.S.C. 10601), 
notwithstanding section 1402(d) of such Act of 1984, and merged with the 
amounts otherwise made available under this heading:  Provided, That 
except as otherwise provided by law, not to exceed 5 percent of funds 
made available under this heading may be used for expenses related to 
evaluation, training, and technical assistance:  Provided further, That 
of the amount provided--
            (1) $215,000,000 is for grants to combat violence against 
        women, as authorized by part T of the 1968 Act;
            (2) $30,000,000 is for transitional housing assistance 
        grants for victims of domestic violence, dating violence, 
        stalking, or sexual assault as authorized by section 40299 of 
        the 1994 Act;
            (3) $5,000,000 is for the National Institute of Justice for 
        research and evaluation of violence against women and related 
        issues addressed by grant programs of the Office on Violence 
        Against Women, which shall be transferred to ``Research, 
        Evaluation and Statistics'' for administration by the Office of 
        Justice Programs;
            (4) $11,000,000 is for a grant program to provide services 
        to advocate for and respond to youth victims of domestic 
        violence, dating violence, sexual assault, and stalking; 
        assistance to children and youth exposed to such violence; 
        programs to engage men and youth in preventing such violence; 
        and assistance to middle and high school students through 
        education and other services related to such violence:  
        Provided, That unobligated balances available for the programs 
        authorized by sections 41201, 41204, 41303, and 41305 of the 
        1994 Act, prior to its amendment by the 2013 Act, shall be 
        available for this program:  Provided further, That 10 percent 
        of the total amount available for this grant program shall be 
        available for grants under the program authorized by section 
        2015 of the 1968 Act:  Provided further, That the definitions 
        and grant conditions in section 40002 of the 1994 Act shall 
        apply to this program;
            (5) $51,000,000 is for grants to encourage arrest policies 
        as authorized by part U of the 1968 Act, of which $4,000,000 is 
        for a homicide reduction initiative;
            (6) $35,000,000 is for sexual assault victims assistance, as 
        authorized by section 41601 of the 1994 Act;
            (7) $34,000,000 is for rural domestic violence and child 
        abuse enforcement assistance grants, as authorized by section 
        40295 of the 1994 Act;

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            (8) $20,000,000 is for grants to reduce violent crimes 
        against women on campus, as authorized by section 304 of the 
        2005 Act;
            (9) $45,000,000 is for legal assistance for victims, as 
        authorized by section 1201 of the 2000 Act;
            (10) $5,000,000 is for enhanced training and services to end 
        violence against and abuse of women in later life, as authorized 
        by section 40802 of the 1994 Act;
            (11) $16,000,000 is for grants to support families in the 
        justice system, as authorized by section 1301 of the 2000 Act:  
        Provided, That unobligated balances available for the programs 
        authorized by section 1301 of the 2000 Act and section 41002 of 
        the 1994 Act, prior to their amendment by the 2013 Act, shall be 
        available for this program;
            (12) $6,000,000 is for education and training to end 
        violence against and abuse of women with disabilities, as 
        authorized by section 1402 of the 2000 Act;
            (13) $500,000 is for the National Resource Center on 
        Workplace Responses to assist victims of domestic violence, as 
        authorized by section 41501 of the 1994 Act;
            (14) $1,000,000 is for analysis and research on violence 
        against Indian women, including as authorized by section 904 of 
        the 2005 Act:  Provided, That such funds may be transferred to 
        ``Research, Evaluation and Statistics'' for administration by 
        the Office of Justice Programs;
            (15) $500,000 is for a national clearinghouse that provides 
        training and technical assistance on issues relating to sexual 
        assault of American Indian and Alaska Native women;
            (16) $2,500,000 is for grants to assist tribal governments 
        in exercising special domestic violence criminal jurisdiction, 
        as authorized by section 904 of the 2013 Act:  Provided, That 
        the grant conditions in section 40002(b) of the 1994 Act shall 
        apply to this program; and
            (17) $2,500,000 for the purposes authorized under the 2015 
        Act.

                       Office of Justice Programs

                   research, evaluation and statistics

    For grants, contracts, cooperative agreements, and other assistance 
authorized by title I of the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act 
of 1968 (``the 1968 Act''); the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency 
Prevention Act of 1974 (``the 1974 Act''); the Missing Children's 
Assistance Act (42 U.S.C. 5771 et seq.); the Prosecutorial Remedies and 
Other Tools to end the Exploitation of Children Today Act of 2003 
(Public Law 108-21); the Justice for All Act of 2004 (Public Law 108-
405); the Violence Against Women and Department of Justice 
Reauthorization Act of 2005 (Public Law 109-162) (``the 2005 Act''); the 
Victims of Child Abuse Act of 1990 (Public Law 101-647); the Second 
Chance Act of 2007 (Public Law 110-199); the Victims of Crime Act of 
1984 (Public Law 98-473); the Adam Walsh Child Protection and Safety Act 
of 2006 (Public Law 109-248) (``the Adam Walsh Act''); the PROTECT Our 
Children Act of 2008 (Public Law 110-401); subtitle D of title II of the 
Homeland Security Act of 2002 (Public Law 107-296) (``the 2002 Act''); 
the NICS Improvement Amendments Act of 2007 (Public

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Law 110-180); the Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013 
(Public Law 113-4) (``the 2013 Act''); and other programs, $116,000,000, 
to remain available until expended, of which--
            (1) $41,000,000 is for criminal justice statistics programs, 
        and other activities, as authorized by part C of title I of the 
        1968 Act;
            (2) $36,000,000 is for research, development, and evaluation 
        programs, and other activities as authorized by part B of title 
        I of the 1968 Act and subtitle D of title II of the 2002 Act;
            (3) $35,000,000 is for regional information sharing 
        activities, as authorized by part M of title I of the 1968 Act; 
        and
            (4) $4,000,000 is for activities to strengthen and enhance 
        the practice of forensic sciences, of which $3,000,000 is for 
        transfer to the National Institute of Standards and Technology 
        to support Scientific Area Committees.

               state and local law enforcement assistance

    For grants, contracts, cooperative agreements, and other assistance 
authorized by the Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act of 1994 
(Public Law 103-322) (``the 1994 Act''); the Omnibus Crime Control and 
Safe Streets Act of 1968 (``the 1968 Act''); the Justice for All Act of 
2004 (Public Law 108-405); the Victims of Child Abuse Act of 1990 
(Public Law 101-647) (``the 1990 Act''); the Trafficking Victims 
Protection Reauthorization Act of 2005 (Public Law 109-164); the 
Violence Against Women and Department of Justice Reauthorization Act of 
2005 (Public Law 109-162) (``the 2005 Act''); the Adam Walsh Child 
Protection and Safety Act of 2006 (Public Law 109-248) (``the Adam Walsh 
Act''); the Victims of Trafficking and Violence Protection Act of 2000 
(Public Law 106-386); the NICS Improvement Amendments Act of 2007 
(Public Law 110-180); subtitle D of title II of the Homeland Security 
Act of 2002 (Public Law 107-296) (``the 2002 Act''); the Second Chance 
Act of 2007 (Public Law 110-199); the Prioritizing Resources and 
Organization for Intellectual Property Act of 2008 (Public Law 110-403); 
the Victims of Crime Act of 1984 (Public Law 98-473); the Mentally Ill 
Offender Treatment and Crime Reduction Reauthorization and Improvement 
Act of 2008 (Public Law 110-416); the Violence Against Women 
Reauthorization Act of 2013 (Public Law 113-4) (``the 2013 Act''); and 
other programs, $1,408,500,000, to remain available until expended as 
follows--
            (1) $476,000,000 for the Edward Byrne Memorial Justice 
        Assistance Grant program as authorized by subpart 1 of part E of 
        title I of the 1968 Act (except that section 1001(c), and the 
        special rules for Puerto Rico under section 505(g) of title I of 
        the 1968 Act shall not apply for purposes of this Act), of 
        which, notwithstanding such subpart 1, $15,000,000 is for an 
        Officer Robert Wilson III memorial initiative on Preventing 
        Violence Against Law Enforcement Officer Resilience and 
        Survivability (VALOR), $4,000,000 is for use by the National 
        Institute of Justice for research targeted toward developing a 
        better understanding of the domestic radicalization phenomenon, 
        and advancing evidence-based strategies for effective 
        intervention and prevention, $5,000,000 is for an initiative to 
        support evidence-based policing, $2,500,000 is for an initiative 
        to enhance prosecutorial decision-making, $100,000,000 is for 
        grants for law enforcement activities associated with the

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        presidential nominating conventions, and $2,400,000 is for the 
        operationalization, maintenance and expansion of the National 
        Missing and Unidentified Persons System;
            (2) $210,000,000 for the State Criminal Alien Assistance 
        Program, as authorized by section 241(i)(5) of the Immigration 
        and Nationality Act (8 U.S.C. 1231(i)(5)):  Provided, That no 
        jurisdiction shall request compensation for any cost greater 
        than the actual cost for Federal immigration and other detainees 
        housed in State and local detention facilities;
            (3) $45,000,000 for victim services programs for victims of 
        trafficking, as authorized by section 107(b)(2) of Public Law 
        106-386, for programs authorized under Public Law 109-164, or 
        programs authorized under Public Law 113-4;
            (4) $42,000,000 for Drug Courts, as authorized by section 
        1001(a)(25)(A) of title I of the 1968 Act;
            (5) $10,000,000 for mental health courts and adult and 
        juvenile collaboration program grants, as authorized by parts V 
        and HH of title I of the 1968 Act, and the Mentally Ill Offender 
        Treatment and Crime Reduction Reauthorization and Improvement 
        Act of 2008 (Public Law 110-416);
            (6) $12,000,000 for grants for Residential Substance Abuse 
        Treatment for State Prisoners, as authorized by part S of title 
        I of the 1968 Act;
            (7) $2,500,000 for the Capital Litigation Improvement Grant 
        Program, as authorized by section 426 of Public Law 108-405, and 
        for grants for wrongful conviction review;
            (8) $13,000,000 for economic, high technology and Internet 
        crime prevention grants, including as authorized by section 401 
        of Public Law 110-403;
            (9) $2,000,000 for a student loan repayment assistance 
        program pursuant to section 952 of Public Law 110-315;
            (10) $20,000,000 for sex offender management assistance, as 
        authorized by the Adam Walsh Act, and related activities;
            (11) $8,000,000 for an initiative relating to children 
        exposed to violence;
            (12) $22,500,000 for the matching grant program for law 
        enforcement armor vests, as authorized by section 2501 of title 
        I of the 1968 Act:  Provided, That $1,500,000 is transferred 
        directly to the National Institute of Standards and Technology's 
        Office of Law Enforcement Standards for research, testing and 
        evaluation programs;
            (13) $1,000,000 for the National Sex Offender Public 
        Website;
            (14) $6,500,000 for competitive and evidence-based programs 
        to reduce gun crime and gang violence;
            (15) $73,000,000 for grants to States to upgrade criminal 
        and mental health records for the National Instant Criminal 
        Background Check System, of which no less than $25,000,000 shall 
        be for grants made under the authorities of the NICS Improvement 
        Amendments Act of 2007 (Public Law 110-180);
            (16) $13,500,000 for Paul Coverdell Forensic Sciences 
        Improvement Grants under part BB of title I of the 1968 Act;
            (17) $125,000,000 for DNA-related and forensic programs and 
        activities, of which--

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                    (A) $117,000,000 is for a DNA analysis and capacity 
                enhancement program and for other local, State, and 
                Federal forensic activities, including the purposes 
                authorized under section 2 of the DNA Analysis Backlog 
                Elimination Act of 2000 (Public Law 106-546) (the Debbie 
                Smith DNA Backlog Grant Program):  Provided, That up to 
                4 percent of funds made available under this paragraph 
                may be used for the purposes described in the DNA 
                Training and Education for Law Enforcement, Correctional 
                Personnel, and Court Officers program (Public Law 108-
                405, section 303);
                    (B) $4,000,000 is for the purposes described in the 
                Kirk Bloodsworth Post-Conviction DNA Testing Program 
                (Public Law 108-405, section 412); and
                    (C) $4,000,000 is for Sexual Assault Forensic Exam 
                Program grants, including as authorized by section 304 
                of Public Law 108-405;
            (18) $45,000,000 for a grant program for community-based 
        sexual assault response reform;
            (19) $9,000,000 for the court-appointed special advocate 
        program, as authorized by section 217 of the 1990 Act;
            (20) $30,000,000 for assistance to Indian tribes;
            (21) $68,000,000 for offender reentry programs and research, 
        as authorized by the Second Chance Act of 2007 (Public Law 110-
        199), without regard to the time limitations specified at 
        section 6(1) of such Act, of which not to exceed $6,000,000 is 
        for a program to improve State, local, and tribal probation or 
        parole supervision efforts and strategies, $5,000,000 is for 
        Children of Incarcerated Parents Demonstrations to enhance and 
        maintain parental and family relationships for incarcerated 
        parents as a reentry or recidivism reduction strategy, and 
        $4,000,000 is for additional replication sites employing the 
        Project HOPE Opportunity Probation with Enforcement model 
        implementing swift and certain sanctions in probation, and for a 
        research project on the effectiveness of the model:  Provided, 
        That up to $7,500,000 of funds made available in this paragraph 
        may be used for performance-based awards for Pay for Success 
        projects, of which up to $5,000,000 shall be for Pay for Success 
        programs implementing the Permanent Supportive Housing Model;
            (22) $6,000,000 for a veterans treatment courts program;
            (23) $13,000,000 for a program to monitor prescription drugs 
        and scheduled listed chemical products;
            (24) $10,500,000 for prison rape prevention and prosecution 
        grants to States and units of local government, and other 
        programs, as authorized by the Prison Rape Elimination Act of 
        2003 (Public Law 108-79);
            (25) $75,000,000 for the Comprehensive School Safety 
        Initiative:  Provided, That section 213 of this Act shall not 
        apply with respect to the amount made available in this 
        paragraph; and
            (26) $70,000,000 for initiatives to improve police-community 
        relations, of which $22,500,000 is for a competitive matching 
        grant program for purchases of body-worn cameras for State, 
        local and tribal law enforcement, $27,500,000 is for a justice 
        reinvestment initiative, for activities related to criminal 
        justice reform and recidivism reduction, $5,000,000 is for 
        research

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        and statistics on body-worn cameras and community trust issues, 
        and $15,000,000 is for an Edward Byrne Memorial criminal justice 
        innovation program:

  Provided, That, if a unit of local government uses any of the funds 
made available under this heading to increase the number of law 
enforcement officers, the unit of local government will achieve a net 
gain in the number of law enforcement officers who perform non-
administrative public sector safety service.

                        juvenile justice programs

    For grants, contracts, cooperative agreements, and other assistance 
authorized by the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act of 
1974 (``the 1974 Act''); the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act 
of 1968 (``the 1968 Act''); the Violence Against Women and Department of 
Justice Reauthorization Act of 2005 (Public Law 109-162) (``the 2005 
Act''); the Missing Children's Assistance Act (42 U.S.C. 5771 et seq.); 
the Prosecutorial Remedies and Other Tools to end the Exploitation of 
Children Today Act of 2003 (Public Law 108-21); the Victims of Child 
Abuse Act of 1990 (Public Law 101-647) (``the 1990 Act''); the Adam 
Walsh Child Protection and Safety Act of 2006 (Public Law 109-248) 
(``the Adam Walsh Act''); the PROTECT Our Children Act of 2008 (Public 
Law 110-401); the Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013 
(Public Law 113-4) (``the 2013 Act''); and other juvenile justice 
programs, $270,160,000, to remain available until expended as follows--
            (1) $58,000,000 for programs authorized by section 221 of 
        the 1974 Act, and for training and technical assistance to 
        assist small, nonprofit organizations with the Federal grants 
        process:  Provided, That of the amounts provided under this 
        paragraph, $500,000 shall be for a competitive demonstration 
        grant program to support emergency planning among State, local 
        and tribal juvenile justice residential facilities;
            (2) $90,000,000 for youth mentoring grants;
            (3) $17,500,000 for delinquency prevention, as authorized by 
        section 505 of the 1974 Act, of which, pursuant to sections 261 
        and 262 thereof--
                    (A) $10,000,000 shall be for the Tribal Youth 
                Program;
                    (B) $5,000,000 shall be for gang and youth violence 
                education, prevention and intervention, and related 
                activities;
                    (C) $500,000 shall be for an Internet site providing 
                information and resources on children of incarcerated 
                parents; and
                    (D) $2,000,000 shall be for competitive grants 
                focusing on girls in the juvenile justice system;
            (4) $20,000,000 for programs authorized by the Victims of 
        Child Abuse Act of 1990;
            (5) $8,000,000 for community-based violence prevention 
        initiatives, including for public health approaches to reducing 
        shootings and violence;
            (6) $72,160,000 for missing and exploited children programs, 
        including as authorized by sections 404(b) and 405(a) of the 
        1974 Act (except that section 102(b)(4)(B) of the PROTECT Our 
        Children Act of 2008 (Public Law 110-401) shall not apply for 
        purposes of this Act);

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            (7) $2,000,000 for child abuse training programs for 
        judicial personnel and practitioners, as authorized by section 
        222 of the 1990 Act; and
            (8) $2,500,000 for a program to improve juvenile indigent 
        defense:

  Provided, That not more than 10 percent of each amount may be used for 
research, evaluation, and statistics activities designed to benefit the 
programs or activities authorized:  Provided further, That not more than 
2 percent of the amounts designated under paragraphs (1) through (4) and 
(7) may be used for training and technical assistance:  Provided 
further, That the two preceding provisos shall not apply to grants and 
projects administered pursuant to sections 261 and 262 of the 1974 Act 
and to missing and exploited children programs.

                     public safety officer benefits

                      (including transfer of funds)

    For payments and expenses authorized under section 1001(a)(4) of 
title I of the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968, such 
sums as are necessary (including amounts for administrative costs), to 
remain available until expended; and $16,300,000 for payments authorized 
by section 1201(b) of such Act and for educational assistance authorized 
by section 1218 of such Act, to remain available until expended:  
Provided, That notwithstanding section 205 of this Act, upon a 
determination by the Attorney General that emergent circumstances 
require additional funding for such disability and education payments, 
the Attorney General may transfer such amounts to ``Public Safety 
Officer Benefits'' from available appropriations for the Department of 
Justice as may be necessary to respond to such circumstances:  Provided 
further, That any transfer pursuant to the preceding proviso shall be 
treated as a reprogramming under section 505 of this Act and shall not 
be available for obligation or expenditure except in compliance with the 
procedures set forth in that section.

                  Community Oriented Policing Services

              community oriented policing services programs

                      (including transfer of funds)

    For activities authorized by the Violent Crime Control and Law 
Enforcement Act of 1994 (Public Law 103-322); the Omnibus Crime Control 
and Safe Streets Act of 1968 (``the 1968 Act''); and the Violence 
Against Women and Department of Justice Reauthorization Act of 2005 
(Public Law 109-162) (``the 2005 Act''), $212,000,000, to remain 
available until expended:  Provided, That any balances made available 
through prior year deobligations shall only be available in accordance 
with section 505 of this Act:  Provided further, That of the amount 
provided under this heading--
            (1) $11,000,000 is for anti-methamphetamine-related 
        activities, which shall be transferred to the Drug Enforcement 
        Administration upon enactment of this Act;
            (2) $187,000,000 is for grants under section 1701 of title I 
        of the 1968 Act (42 U.S.C. 3796dd) for the hiring and rehiring 
        of additional career law enforcement officers under part Q

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        of such title notwithstanding subsection (i) of such section:  
        Provided, That, notwithstanding section 1704(c) of such title 
        (42 U.S.C. 3796dd-3(c)), funding for hiring or rehiring a career 
        law enforcement officer may not exceed $125,000 unless the 
        Director of the Office of Community Oriented Policing Services 
        grants a waiver from this limitation:  Provided further, That 
        within the amounts appropriated under this paragraph, 
        $30,000,000 is for improving tribal law enforcement, including 
        hiring, equipment, training, and anti-methamphetamine 
        activities:  Provided further, That of the amounts appropriated 
        under this paragraph, $10,000,000 is for community policing 
        development activities in furtherance of the purposes in section 
        1701:  Provided further, That within the amounts appropriated 
        under this paragraph, $10,000,000 is for the collaborative 
        reform model of technical assistance in furtherance of the 
        purposes in section 1701;
            (3) $7,000,000 is for competitive grants to State law 
        enforcement agencies in States with high seizures of precursor 
        chemicals, finished methamphetamine, laboratories, and 
        laboratory dump seizures:  Provided, That funds appropriated 
        under this paragraph shall be utilized for investigative 
        purposes to locate or investigate illicit activities, including 
        precursor diversion, laboratories, or methamphetamine 
        traffickers; and
            (4) $7,000,000 is for competitive grants to statewide law 
        enforcement agencies in States with high rates of primary 
        treatment admissions for heroin and other opioids:  Provided, 
        That these funds shall be utilized for investigative purposes to 
        locate or investigate illicit activities, including activities 
        related to the distribution of heroin or unlawful distribution 
        of prescription opioids, or unlawful heroin and prescription 
        opioid traffickers through statewide collaboration.

                General Provisions--Department of Justice

                      (including transfer of funds)

    Sec. 201.  In addition to amounts otherwise made available in this 
title for official reception and representation expenses, a total of not 
to exceed $50,000 from funds appropriated to the Department of Justice 
in this title shall be available to the Attorney General for official 
reception and representation expenses.
    Sec. 202.  None of the funds appropriated by this title shall be 
available to pay for an abortion, except where the life of the mother 
would be endangered if the fetus were carried to term, or in the case of 
rape or incest:  Provided, That should this prohibition be declared 
unconstitutional by a court of competent jurisdiction, this section 
shall be null and void.
    Sec. 203.  None of the funds appropriated under this title shall be 
used to require any person to perform, or facilitate in any way the 
performance of, any abortion.
    Sec. 204.  Nothing in the preceding section shall remove the 
obligation of the Director of the Bureau of Prisons to provide escort 
services necessary for a female inmate to receive such service outside 
the Federal facility:  Provided, That nothing in this section in any way 
diminishes the effect of section 203 intended to address the 
philosophical beliefs of individual employees of the Bureau of Prisons.

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    Sec. 205.  Not to exceed 5 percent of any appropriation made 
available for the current fiscal year for the Department of Justice in 
this Act may be transferred between such appropriations, but no such 
appropriation, except as otherwise specifically provided, 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 505 of this Act and shall not be 
available for obligation except in compliance with the procedures set 
forth in that section.
    Sec. 206.  <<NOTE: 5 USC 3104 note.>> Funds appropriated by this or 
any other Act, with respect to any fiscal year, under the heading 
``Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, Salaries and 
Expenses'' shall be available for retention pay for any employee who 
would otherwise be subject to a reduction in pay upon termination of the 
Bureau's Personnel Management Demonstration Project (as transferred to 
the Attorney General by section 1115 of the Homeland Security Act of 
2002, Public Law 107-296 (28 U.S.C. 599B)):  Provided, That such 
retention pay shall comply with section 5363 of title 5, United States 
Code, and related Office of Personnel Management regulations, except as 
provided in this section:  Provided further, That such retention pay 
shall be paid at the employee's rate of pay immediately prior to the 
termination of the demonstration project and shall not be subject to the 
limitation set forth in section 5304(g)(1) of title 5, United States 
Code, and related regulations.

    Sec. 207.  None of the funds made available under this title may be 
used by the Federal Bureau of Prisons or the United States Marshals 
Service for the purpose of transporting an individual who is a prisoner 
pursuant to conviction for crime under State or Federal law and is 
classified as a maximum or high security prisoner, other than to a 
prison or other facility certified by the Federal Bureau of Prisons as 
appropriately secure for housing such a prisoner.
    Sec. 208. (a) None of the funds appropriated by this Act may be used 
by Federal prisons to purchase cable television services, or to rent or 
purchase audiovisual or electronic media or equipment used primarily for 
recreational purposes.
    (b) Subsection (a) does not preclude the rental, maintenance, or 
purchase of audiovisual or electronic media or equipment for inmate 
training, religious, or educational programs.
    Sec. 209.  None of the funds made available under this title shall 
be obligated or expended for any new or enhanced information technology 
program having total estimated development costs in excess of 
$100,000,000, unless the Deputy Attorney General and the investment 
review board certify to the Committees on Appropriations of the House of 
Representatives and the Senate that the information technology program 
has appropriate program management controls and contractor oversight 
mechanisms in place, and that the program is compatible with the 
enterprise architecture of the Department of Justice.
    Sec. 210.  The notification thresholds and procedures set forth in 
section 505 of this Act shall apply to deviations from the amounts 
designated for specific activities in this Act and in the explanatory 
statement described in section 4 (in the matter preceding division A of 
this consolidated Act), and to any use of deobligated balances of funds 
provided under this title in previous years.
    Sec. 211.  None of the funds appropriated by this Act may be used to 
plan for, begin, continue, finish, process, or approve

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a public-private competition under the Office of Management and Budget 
Circular A-76 or any successor administrative regulation, directive, or 
policy for work performed by employees of the Bureau of Prisons or of 
Federal Prison Industries, Incorporated.
    Sec. 212.  Notwithstanding any other provision of law, no funds 
shall be available for the salary, benefits, or expenses of any United 
States Attorney assigned dual or additional responsibilities by the 
Attorney General or his designee that exempt that United States Attorney 
from the residency requirements of section 545 of title 28, United 
States Code.
    Sec. 213.  At the discretion of the Attorney General, and in 
addition to any amounts that otherwise may be available (or authorized 
to be made available) by law, with respect to funds appropriated by this 
title under the headings ``Research, Evaluation and Statistics'', 
``State and Local Law Enforcement Assistance'', and ``Juvenile Justice 
Programs''--
            (1) up to 3 percent of funds made available to the Office of 
        Justice Programs for grant or reimbursement programs may be used 
        by such Office to provide training and technical assistance; and
            (2) up to 2 percent of funds made available for grant or 
        reimbursement programs under such headings, except for amounts 
        appropriated specifically for research, evaluation, or 
        statistical programs administered by the National Institute of 
        Justice and the Bureau of Justice Statistics, shall be 
        transferred to and merged with funds provided to the National 
        Institute of Justice and the Bureau of Justice Statistics, to be 
        used by them for research, evaluation, or statistical purposes, 
        without regard to the authorizations for such grant or 
        reimbursement programs.

    Sec. 214.  Upon request by a grantee for whom the Attorney General 
has determined there is a fiscal hardship, the Attorney General may, 
with respect to funds appropriated in this or any other Act making 
appropriations for fiscal years 2013 through 2016 for the following 
programs, waive the following requirements:
            (1) For the adult and juvenile offender State and local 
        reentry demonstration projects under part FF of title I of the 
        Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 (42 U.S.C. 
        3797w(g)(1)), the requirements under section 2976(g)(1) of such 
        part.
            (2) For State, Tribal, and local reentry courts under part 
        FF of title I of such Act of 1968 (42 U.S.C. 3797w-2(e)(1) and 
        (2)), the requirements under section 2978(e)(1) and (2) of such 
        part.
            (3) For the prosecution drug treatment alternatives to 
        prison program under part CC of title I of such Act of 1968 (42 
        U.S.C. 3797q-3), the requirements under section 2904 of such 
        part.
            (4) For grants to protect inmates and safeguard communities 
        as authorized by section 6 of the Prison Rape Elimination Act of 
        2003 (42 U.S.C. 15605(c)(3)), the requirements of section 
        6(c)(3) of such Act.

    Sec. 215.  Notwithstanding any other provision of law, section 
20109(a) of subtitle A of title II of the Violent Crime Control and Law 
Enforcement Act of 1994 (42 U.S.C. 13709(a)) shall not apply to amounts 
made available by this or any other Act.

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    Sec. 216.  None of the funds made available under this Act, other 
than for the national instant criminal background check system 
established under section 103 of the Brady Handgun Violence Prevention 
Act (18 U.S.C. 922 note), may be used by a Federal law enforcement 
officer to facilitate the transfer of an operable firearm to an 
individual if the Federal law enforcement officer knows or suspects that 
the individual is an agent of a drug cartel, unless law enforcement 
personnel of the United States continuously monitor or control the 
firearm at all times.
    Sec. 217. (a) None of the income retained in the Department of 
Justice Working Capital Fund pursuant to title I of Public Law 102-140 
(105 Stat. 784; 28 U.S.C. 527 note) shall be available for obligation 
during fiscal year 2016, except up to $40,000,000 may be obligated for 
implementation of a unified Department of Justice financial management 
system.
    (b) Not to exceed $30,000,000 of the unobligated balances 
transferred to the capital account of the Department of Justice Working 
Capital Fund pursuant to title I of Public Law 102-140 (105 Stat. 784; 
28 U.S.C. 527 note) shall be available for obligation in fiscal year 
2016, and any use, obligation, transfer or allocation of such funds 
shall be treated as a reprogramming of funds under section 505 of this 
Act.
    (c) Not to exceed $10,000,000 of the excess unobligated balances 
available under section 524(c)(8)(E) of title 28, United States Code, 
shall be available for obligation during fiscal year 2016, and any use, 
obligation, transfer or allocation of such funds shall be treated as a 
reprogramming of funds under section 505 of this Act.
    (d) Subsections (a) through (c) of this section shall sunset on 
September 30, 2016.
    Sec. 218. (a) Of the funds appropriated by this Act under each of 
the headings ``General Administration--Salaries and Expenses'', ``United 
States Marshals Service--Salaries and Expenses'', ``Federal Bureau of 
Investigation--Salaries and Expenses'', ``Drug Enforcement 
Administration--Salaries and Expenses'', and ``Bureau of Alcohol, 
Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives--Salaries and Expenses'', $20,000,000 
shall not be available for obligation until the Attorney General 
demonstrates to the Committees on Appropriations of the House of 
Representatives and the Senate that all recommendations included in the 
Office of Inspector General of the Department of Justice, Evaluation and 
Inspections Division Report 15-04 entitled ``The Handling of Sexual 
Harassment and Misconduct Allegations by the Department's Law 
Enforcement Components'', dated March, 2015, have been implemented or 
are in the process of being implemented.
    (b) The Inspector General of the Department of Justice shall report 
to the Committees on Appropriations of the House of Representatives and 
the Senate not later than 90 days after the date of enactment of this 
Act on the status of the Department's implementation of recommendations 
included in the report specified in subsection (a).
    Sec. 219.  Discretionary funds that are made available in this Act 
for the Office of Justice Programs may be used to participate in 
Performance Partnership Pilots authorized under section 526 of division 
H of Public Law 113-76, section 524 of division G of Public Law 113-235, 
and such authorities as are enacted for Performance Partnership Pilots 
in an appropriations Act for fiscal year 2016.

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    This title may be cited as the ``Department of Justice 
Appropriations Act, 2016''.

TITLE III <<NOTE: Science Appropriations Act, 2016.>> 

                                 SCIENCE

                 Office of Science and Technology Policy

    For necessary expenses of the Office of Science and Technology 
Policy, in carrying out the purposes of the National Science and 
Technology Policy, Organization, and Priorities Act of 1976 (42 U.S.C. 
6601 et seq.), hire of passenger motor vehicles, and services as 
authorized by section 3109 of title 5, United States Code, not to exceed 
$2,250 for official reception and representation expenses, and rental of 
conference rooms in the District of Columbia, $5,555,000.

              National Aeronautics and Space Administration

                                 science

    For necessary expenses, not otherwise provided for, in the conduct 
and support of science research and development activities, including 
research, development, operations, support, and services; maintenance 
and repair, facility planning and design; space flight, spacecraft 
control, and communications activities; program management; personnel 
and related costs, including uniforms or allowances therefor, as 
authorized by sections 5901 and 5902 of title 5, United States Code; 
travel expenses; purchase and hire of passenger motor vehicles; and 
purchase, lease, charter, maintenance, and operation of mission and 
administrative aircraft, $5,589,400,000, to remain available until 
September 30, 2017:  Provided, That the formulation and development 
costs (with development cost as defined under section 30104 of title 51, 
United States Code) for the James Webb Space Telescope shall not exceed 
$8,000,000,000:  Provided further, That should the individual identified 
under subsection (c)(2)(E) of section 30104 of title 51, United States 
Code, as responsible for the James Webb Space Telescope determine that 
the development cost of the program is likely to exceed that limitation, 
the individual shall immediately notify the Administrator and the 
increase shall be treated as if it meets the 30 percent threshold 
described in subsection (f) of section 30104:  Provided further, That, 
of the amounts provided, $175,000,000 is for an orbiter with a lander to 
meet the science goals for the Jupiter Europa mission as outlined in the 
most recent planetary science decadal survey:  Provided further, That 
the National Aeronautics and Space Administration shall use the Space 
Launch System as the launch vehicle for the Jupiter Europa mission, plan 
for a launch no later than 2022, and include in the fiscal year 2017 
budget the 5-year funding profile necessary to achieve these goals.

                               aeronautics

    For necessary expenses, not otherwise provided for, in the conduct 
and support of aeronautics research and development activities, 
including research, development, operations, support, and services; 
maintenance and repair, facility planning and design; space

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flight, spacecraft control, and communications activities; program 
management; personnel and related costs, including uniforms or 
allowances therefor, as authorized by sections 5901 and 5902 of title 5, 
United States Code; travel expenses; purchase and hire of passenger 
motor vehicles; and purchase, lease, charter, maintenance, and operation 
of mission and administrative aircraft, $640,000,000, to remain 
available until September 30, 2017.

                            space technology

    For necessary expenses, not otherwise provided for, in the conduct 
and support of space technology research and development activities, 
including research, development, operations, support, and services; 
maintenance and repair, facility planning and design; space flight, 
spacecraft control, and communications activities; program management; 
personnel and related costs, including uniforms or allowances therefor, 
as authorized by sections 5901 and 5902 of title 5, United States Code; 
travel expenses; purchase and hire of passenger motor vehicles; and 
purchase, lease, charter, maintenance, and operation of mission and 
administrative aircraft, $686,500,000, to remain available until 
September 30, 2017:  Provided, That $133,000,000 shall be for the 
RESTORE satellite servicing program for completion of pre-formulation 
and initiation of formulation activities for RESTORE and such funds 
shall not support activities solely needed for the asteroid redirect 
mission.

                               exploration

    For necessary expenses, not otherwise provided for, in the conduct 
and support of exploration research and development activities, 
including research, development, operations, support, and services; 
maintenance and repair, facility planning and design; space flight, 
spacecraft control, and communications activities; program management; 
personnel and related costs, including uniforms or allowances therefor, 
as authorized by sections 5901 and 5902 of title 5, United States Code; 
travel expenses; purchase and hire of passenger motor vehicles; and 
purchase, lease, charter, maintenance, and operation of mission and 
administrative aircraft, $4,030,000,000, to remain available until 
September 30, 2017:  Provided, That not less than $1,270,000,000 shall 
be for the Orion Multi-Purpose Crew Vehicle:  Provided further, That not 
less than $2,000,000,000 shall be for the Space Launch System (SLS) 
launch vehicle, which shall have a lift capability not less than 130 
metric tons and which shall have core elements and an enhanced upper 
stage developed simultaneously:  Provided further, That of the amounts 
provided for SLS, not less than $85,000,000 shall be for enhanced upper 
stage development:  Provided further, That $410,000,000 shall be for 
exploration ground systems:  Provided further, That the National 
Aeronautics and Space Administration shall provide to the Committees on 
Appropriations of the House of Representatives and the Senate, 
concurrent with the annual budget submission, a 5-year budget profile 
and funding projection that adheres to a 70 percent Joint Confidence 
Level and is consistent with the Key Decision Point C (KDP-C) for the 
SLS and with the management agreement contained in the KDP-C for the 
Orion Multi-Purpose Crew Vehicle:  Provided further, That $350,000,000 
shall be for exploration research and development.

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                            space operations

    For necessary expenses, not otherwise provided for, in the conduct 
and support of space operations research and development activities, 
including research, development, operations, support and services; space 
flight, spacecraft control and communications activities, including 
operations, production, and services; maintenance and repair, facility 
planning and design; program management; personnel and related costs, 
including uniforms or allowances therefor, as authorized by sections 
5901 and 5902 of title 5, United States Code; travel expenses; purchase 
and hire of passenger motor vehicles; and purchase, lease, charter, 
maintenance and operation of mission and administrative aircraft, 
$5,029,200,000, to remain available until September 30, 2017.

                                education

    For necessary expenses, not otherwise provided for, in the conduct 
and support of aerospace and aeronautical education research and 
development activities, including research, development, operations, 
support, and services; program management; personnel and related costs, 
including uniforms or allowances therefor, as authorized by sections 
5901 and 5902 of title 5, United States Code; travel expenses; purchase 
and hire of passenger motor vehicles; and purchase, lease, charter, 
maintenance, and operation of mission and administrative aircraft, 
$115,000,000, to remain available until September 30, 2017, of which 
$18,000,000 shall be for the Experimental Program to Stimulate 
Competitive Research and $40,000,000 shall be for the National Space 
Grant College program.

                  safety, security and mission services

    For necessary expenses, not otherwise provided for, in the conduct 
and support of science, aeronautics, space technology, exploration, 
space operations and education research and development activities, 
including research, development, operations, support, and services; 
maintenance and repair, facility planning and design; space flight, 
spacecraft control, and communications activities; program management; 
personnel and related costs, including uniforms or allowances therefor, 
as authorized by sections 5901 and 5902 of title 5, United States Code; 
travel expenses; purchase and hire of passenger motor vehicles; not to 
exceed $63,000 for official reception and representation expenses; and 
purchase, lease, charter, maintenance, and operation of mission and 
administrative aircraft, $2,768,600,000, to remain available until 
September 30, 2017.

        construction and environmental compliance and restoration

    For necessary expenses for construction of facilities including 
repair, rehabilitation, revitalization, and modification of facilities, 
construction of new facilities and additions to existing facilities, 
facility planning and design, and restoration, and acquisition or 
condemnation of real property, as authorized by law, and environmental 
compliance and restoration, $388,900,000, to remain available until 
September 30, 2021: <<NOTE: 51 USC 20145 note.>>   Provided, That 
proceeds from leases deposited into this account shall be available for 
a period of 5

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years to the extent and in amounts as provided in annual appropriations 
Acts:  Provided further, That such proceeds referred to in the preceding 
proviso shall be available for obligation for fiscal year 2016 in an 
amount not to exceed $9,470,300: <<NOTE: 51 USC 30103 note.>>   Provided 
further, That each annual budget request shall include an annual 
estimate of gross receipts and collections and proposed use of all funds 
collected pursuant to section 20145 of title 51, United States Code.

                       office of inspector general

    For necessary expenses of the Office of Inspector General in 
carrying out the Inspector General Act of 1978, $37,400,000, of which 
$500,000 shall remain available until September 30, 2017.

                        administrative provisions

                     (including transfers of funds)

    Funds for any announced prize otherwise authorized shall remain 
available, without fiscal year limitation, until the prize is claimed or 
the offer is withdrawn.
    Not to exceed 5 percent of any appropriation made available for the 
current fiscal year for the National Aeronautics and Space 
Administration in this Act may be transferred between such 
appropriations, but no such appropriation, except as otherwise 
specifically provided, shall be increased by more than 10 percent by any 
such transfers. Balances so transferred shall be merged with and 
available for the same purposes and the same time period as the 
appropriations to which transferred. Any transfer pursuant to this 
provision shall be treated as a reprogramming of funds under section 505 
of this Act and shall not be available for obligation except in 
compliance with the procedures set forth in that section.
    The spending plan required by this Act shall be provided by NASA at 
the theme, program, project and activity level. The spending plan, as 
well as any subsequent change of an amount established in that spending 
plan that meets the notification requirements of section 505 of this 
Act, shall be treated as a reprogramming under section 505 of this Act 
and shall not be available for obligation or expenditure except in 
compliance with the procedures set forth in that section.
    The unexpired balances for Commercial Spaceflight Activities 
contained within the Exploration account may be transferred to the Space 
Operations account for such activities. Balances so transferred shall be 
merged with the funds in the Space Operations account and shall be 
available under the same terms, conditions and period of time as 
previously appropriated.
    For the closeout of all Space Shuttle contracts and associated 
programs, amounts that have expired but have not been cancelled in the 
Exploration, Space Operations, Human Space Flight, Space Flight 
Capabilities, and Exploration Capabilities appropriations accounts shall 
remain available through fiscal year 2025 for the liquidation of valid 
obligations incurred during the period of fiscal year 2001 through 
fiscal year 2013.

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                       National Science Foundation

                     research and related activities

    For necessary expenses in carrying out the National Science 
Foundation Act of 1950 (42 U.S.C. 1861 et seq.), and Public Law 86-209 
(42 U.S.C. 1880 et seq.); services as authorized by section 3109 of 
title 5, United States Code; maintenance and operation of aircraft and 
purchase of flight services for research support; acquisition of 
aircraft; and authorized travel; $6,033,645,000, to remain available 
until September 30, 2017, of which not to exceed $540,000,000 shall 
remain available until expended for polar research and operations 
support, and for reimbursement to other Federal agencies for operational 
and science support and logistical and other related activities for the 
United States Antarctic program:  Provided, That receipts for scientific 
support services and materials furnished by the National Research 
Centers and other National Science Foundation supported research 
facilities may be credited to this appropriation.

          major research equipment and facilities construction

    For necessary expenses for the acquisition, construction, 
commissioning, and upgrading of major research equipment, facilities, 
and other such capital assets pursuant to the National Science 
Foundation Act of 1950 (42 U.S.C. 1861 et seq.), including authorized 
travel, $200,310,000, to remain available until expended.

                      education and human resources

    For necessary expenses in carrying out science, mathematics and 
engineering education and human resources programs and activities 
pursuant to the National Science Foundation Act of 1950 (42 U.S.C. 1861 
et seq.), including services as authorized by section 3109 of title 5, 
United States Code, authorized travel, and rental of conference rooms in 
the District of Columbia, $880,000,000, to remain available until 
September 30, 2017.

                 agency operations and award management

    For agency operations and award management necessary in carrying out 
the National Science Foundation Act of 1950 (42 U.S.C. 1861 et seq.); 
services authorized by section 3109 of title 5, United States Code; hire 
of passenger motor vehicles; uniforms or allowances therefor, as 
authorized by sections 5901 and 5902 of title 5, United States Code; 
rental of conference rooms in the District of Columbia; and 
reimbursement of the Department of Homeland Security for security guard 
services; $330,000,000:  Provided, That not to exceed $8,280 is for 
official reception and representation expenses:  Provided further, That 
contracts may be entered into under this heading in fiscal year 2016 for 
maintenance and operation of facilities and for other services to be 
provided during the next fiscal year:  Provided further, That of the 
amount provided for costs associated with the acquisition, occupancy, 
and related costs of new headquarters space, not more than $30,770,000 
shall remain available until expended.

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                  office of the national science board

    For necessary expenses (including payment of salaries, authorized 
travel, hire of passenger motor vehicles, the rental of conference rooms 
in the District of Columbia, and the employment of experts and 
consultants under section 3109 of title 5, United States Code) involved 
in carrying out section 4 of the National Science Foundation Act of 1950 
(42 U.S.C. 1863) and Public Law 86-209 (42 U.S.C. 1880 et seq.), 
$4,370,000:  Provided, That not to exceed $2,500 shall be available for 
official reception and representation expenses.

                       office of inspector general

    For necessary expenses of the Office of Inspector General as 
authorized by the Inspector General Act of 1978, $15,160,000, of which 
$400,000 shall remain available until September 30, 2017.

                        administrative provision

    Not to exceed 5 percent of any appropriation made available for the 
current fiscal year for the National Science Foundation 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. Any 
transfer pursuant to this section shall be treated as a reprogramming of 
funds under section 505 of this Act and shall not be available for 
obligation except in compliance with the procedures set forth in that 
section.
    This title may be cited as the ``Science Appropriations Act, 2016''.

                                TITLE IV

                            RELATED AGENCIES

                       Commission on Civil Rights

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses of the Commission on Civil Rights, including 
hire of passenger motor vehicles, $9,200,000:  Provided, That none of 
the funds appropriated in this paragraph may be used to employ any 
individuals under Schedule C of subpart C of part 213 of title 5 of the 
Code of Federal Regulations exclusive of one special assistant for each 
Commissioner:  Provided further, That none of the funds appropriated in 
this paragraph shall be used to reimburse Commissioners for more than 75 
billable days, with the exception of the chairperson, who is permitted 
125 billable days:  Provided further, That none of the funds 
appropriated in this paragraph shall be used for any activity or expense 
that is not explicitly authorized by section 3 of the Civil Rights 
Commission Act of 1983 (42 U.S.C. 1975a).

                 Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses of the Equal Employment Opportunity 
Commission as authorized by title VII of the Civil Rights Act

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of 1964, the Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967, the Equal Pay 
Act of 1963, the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, section 501 of 
the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Civil Rights Act of 1991, the 
Genetic Information Non-Discrimination Act (GINA) of 2008 (Public Law 
110-233), the ADA Amendments Act of 2008 (Public Law 110-325), and the 
Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act of 2009 (Public Law 111-2), including 
services as authorized by section 3109 of title 5, United States Code; 
hire of passenger motor vehicles as authorized by section 1343(b) of 
title 31, United States Code; nonmonetary awards to private citizens; 
and up to $29,500,000 for payments to State and local enforcement 
agencies for authorized services to the Commission, $364,500,000:  
Provided, That the Commission is authorized to make available for 
official reception and representation expenses not to exceed $2,250 from 
available funds:  Provided further, That the Commission may take no 
action to implement any workforce repositioning, restructuring, or 
reorganization until such time as the Committees on Appropriations of 
the House of Representatives and the Senate have been notified of such 
proposals, in accordance with the reprogramming requirements of section 
505 of this Act:  Provided further, That the Chair is authorized to 
accept and use any gift or donation to carry out the work of the 
Commission.

                     International Trade Commission

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses of the International Trade Commission, 
including hire of passenger motor vehicles and services as authorized by 
section 3109 of title 5, United States Code, and not to exceed $2,250 
for official reception and representation expenses, $88,500,000, to 
remain available until expended.

                       Legal Services Corporation

                payment to the legal services corporation

    For payment to the Legal Services Corporation to carry out the 
purposes of the Legal Services Corporation Act of 1974, $385,000,000, of 
which $352,000,000 is for basic field programs and required independent 
audits; $5,000,000 is for the Office of Inspector General, of which such 
amounts as may be necessary may be used to conduct additional audits of 
recipients; $19,000,000 is for management and grants oversight; 
$4,000,000 is for client self-help and information technology; 
$4,000,000 is for a Pro Bono Innovation Fund; and $1,000,000 is for loan 
repayment assistance:  Provided, That the Legal Services Corporation may 
continue to provide locality pay to officers and employees at a rate no 
greater than that provided by the Federal Government to Washington, DC-
based employees as authorized by section 5304 of title 5, United States 
Code, notwithstanding section 1005(d) of the Legal Services Corporation 
Act (42 U.S.C. 2996(d)):  Provided further, That the authorities 
provided in section 205 of this Act shall be applicable to the Legal 
Services Corporation:  Provided further, That, for the purposes of 
section 505 of this Act, the Legal Services Corporation shall be 
considered an agency of the United States Government.

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          administrative provision--legal services corporation

    None of the funds appropriated in this Act to the Legal Services 
Corporation shall be expended for any purpose prohibited or limited by, 
or contrary to any of the provisions of, sections 501, 502, 503, 504, 
505, and 506 of Public Law 105-119, and all funds appropriated in this 
Act to the Legal Services Corporation shall be subject to the same terms 
and conditions set forth in such sections, except that all references in 
sections 502 and 503 to 1997 and 1998 shall be deemed to refer instead 
to 2015 and 2016, respectively.

                        Marine Mammal Commission

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses of the Marine Mammal Commission as authorized 
by title II of the Marine Mammal Protection Act of 1972 (16 U.S.C. 1361 
et seq.), $3,431,000.

            Office of the United States Trade Representative

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses of the Office of the United States Trade 
Representative, including the hire of passenger motor vehicles and the 
employment of experts and consultants as authorized by section 3109 of 
title 5, United States Code, $54,500,000, of which $1,000,000 shall 
remain available until expended:  Provided, That not to exceed $124,000 
shall be available for official reception and representation expenses.

                         State Justice Institute

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses of the State Justice Institute, as authorized 
by the State Justice Institute Authorization Act of 1984 (42 U.S.C. 
10701 et seq.) $5,121,000, of which $500,000 shall remain available 
until September 30, 2017:  Provided, That not to exceed $2,250 shall be 
available for official reception and representation expenses:  Provided 
further, That, for the purposes of section 505 of this Act, the State 
Justice Institute shall be considered an agency of the United States 
Government.

                                 TITLE V

                           GENERAL PROVISIONS

                         (including rescissions)

                      (including transfer of funds)

    Sec. 501.  No part of any appropriation contained in this Act shall 
be used for publicity or propaganda purposes not authorized by the 
Congress.
    Sec. 502.  No part of any appropriation contained in this Act shall 
remain available for obligation beyond the current fiscal year unless 
expressly so provided herein.

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    Sec. 503.  The expenditure of any appropriation under this Act for 
any consulting service through procurement contract, pursuant to section 
3109 of title 5, United States Code, shall be limited to those contracts 
where such expenditures are a matter of public record and available for 
public inspection, except where otherwise provided under existing law, 
or under existing Executive order issued pursuant to existing law.
    Sec. 504.  If any provision of this Act or the application of such 
provision to any person or circumstances shall be held invalid, the 
remainder of the Act and the application of each provision to persons or 
circumstances other than those as to which it is held invalid shall not 
be affected thereby.
    Sec. 505.  None of the funds provided under this Act, or provided 
under previous appropriations Acts to the agencies funded by this Act 
that remain available for obligation or expenditure in fiscal year 2016, 
or provided from any accounts in the Treasury of the United States 
derived by the collection of fees available to the agencies funded by 
this Act, shall be available for obligation or expenditure through a 
reprogramming of funds that: (1) creates or initiates a new program, 
project or activity; (2) eliminates a program, project or activity; (3) 
increases funds or personnel by any means for any project or activity 
for which funds have been denied or restricted; (4) relocates an office 
or employees; (5) reorganizes or renames offices, programs or 
activities; (6) contracts out or privatizes any functions or activities 
presently performed by Federal employees; (7) augments existing 
programs, projects or activities in excess of $500,000 or 10 percent, 
whichever is less, or reduces by 10 percent funding for any program, 
project or activity, or numbers of personnel by 10 percent; or (8) 
results from any general savings, including savings from a reduction in 
personnel, which would result in a change in existing programs, projects 
or activities as approved by Congress; unless the House and Senate 
Committees on Appropriations are notified 15 days in advance of such 
reprogramming of funds by agencies (excluding agencies of the Department 
of Justice) funded by this Act and 45 days in advance of such 
reprogramming of funds by agencies of the Department of Justice funded 
by this Act.
    Sec. 506. (a) If it has been finally determined by a court or 
Federal agency that any person intentionally affixed a label bearing a 
``Made in America'' inscription, or any inscription with the same 
meaning, to any product sold in or shipped to the United States that is 
not made in the United States, the person shall be ineligible to receive 
any contract or subcontract made with funds made available in this Act, 
pursuant to the debarment, suspension, and ineligibility procedures 
described in sections 9.400 through 9.409 of title 48, Code of Federal 
Regulations.
    (b)(1) To the extent practicable, with respect to authorized 
purchases of promotional items, funds made available by this Act shall 
be used to purchase items that are manufactured, produced, or assembled 
in the United States, its territories or possessions.
    (2) The term ``promotional items'' has the meaning given the term in 
OMB Circular A-87, Attachment B, Item (1)(f)(3).
    Sec. 507. (a) The Departments of Commerce and Justice, the National 
Science Foundation, and the National Aeronautics and Space 
Administration shall provide to the Committees on Appropriations of the 
House of Representatives and the Senate a quarterly report on the status 
of balances of appropriations at the account

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level. For unobligated, uncommitted balances and unobligated, committed 
balances the quarterly reports shall separately identify the amounts 
attributable to each source year of appropriation from which the 
balances were derived. For balances that are obligated, but unexpended, 
the quarterly reports shall separately identify amounts by the year of 
obligation.
    (b) The report described in subsection (a) shall be submitted within 
30 days of the end of each quarter.
    (c) If a department or agency is unable to fulfill any aspect of a 
reporting requirement described in subsection (a) due to a limitation of 
a current accounting system, the department or agency shall fulfill such 
aspect to the maximum extent practicable under such accounting system 
and shall identify and describe in each quarterly report the extent to 
which such aspect is not fulfilled.
    Sec. 508.  Any costs incurred by a department or agency funded under 
this Act resulting from, or to prevent, personnel actions taken in 
response to funding reductions included in this Act 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 505 of this Act and 
shall not be available for obligation or expenditure except in 
compliance with the procedures set forth in that section:  Provided 
further, That for the Department of Commerce, this section shall also 
apply to actions taken for the care and protection of loan collateral or 
grant property.
    Sec. 509.  None of the funds provided by this Act shall be available 
to promote the sale or export of tobacco or tobacco products, or to seek 
the reduction or removal by any foreign country of restrictions on the 
marketing of tobacco or tobacco products, except for restrictions which 
are not applied equally to all tobacco or tobacco products of the same 
type.
    Sec. 510.  <<NOTE: 42 USC 10601 note.>> Notwithstanding any other 
provision of law, amounts deposited or available in the Fund established 
by section 1402 of chapter XIV of title II of Public Law 98-473 (42 
U.S.C. 10601) in any fiscal year in excess of $3,042,000,000 shall not 
be available for obligation until the following fiscal year:  Provided, 
That notwithstanding section 1402(d) of such Act, of the amounts 
available from the Fund for obligation, $10,000,000 shall remain 
available until expended to the Department of Justice Office of 
Inspector General for oversight and auditing purposes.

    Sec. 511.  None of the funds made available to the Department of 
Justice in this Act may be used to discriminate against or denigrate the 
religious or moral beliefs of students who participate in programs for 
which financial assistance is provided from those funds, or of the 
parents or legal guardians of such students.
    Sec. 512.  None of the funds made available in this Act may be 
transferred to any department, agency, or instrumentality of the United 
States Government, except pursuant to a transfer made by, or transfer 
authority provided in, this Act or any other appropriations Act.
    Sec. 513.  Any funds provided in this Act used to implement E-
Government Initiatives shall be subject to the procedures set forth in 
section 505 of this Act.

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    Sec. 514. (a) The Inspectors General of the Department of Commerce, 
the Department of Justice, the National Aeronautics and Space 
Administration, the National Science Foundation, and the Legal Services 
Corporation shall conduct audits, pursuant to the Inspector General Act 
(5 U.S.C. App.), of grants or contracts for which funds are appropriated 
by this Act, and shall submit reports to Congress on the progress of 
such audits, which may include preliminary findings and a description of 
areas of particular interest, within 180 days after initiating such an 
audit and every 180 days thereafter until any such audit is completed.
    (b) Within 60 days after the date on which an audit described in 
subsection (a) by an Inspector General is completed, the Secretary, 
Attorney General, Administrator, Director, or President, as appropriate, 
shall make the results of the audit available to the public on the 
Internet website maintained by the Department, Administration, 
Foundation, or Corporation, respectively. The results shall be made 
available in redacted form to exclude--
            (1) any matter described in section 552(b) of title 5, 
        United States Code; and
            (2) sensitive personal information for any individual, the 
        public access to which could be used to commit identity theft or 
        for other inappropriate or unlawful purposes.

    (c) Any person awarded a grant or contract funded by amounts 
appropriated by this Act shall submit a statement to the Secretary of 
Commerce, the Attorney General, the Administrator, Director, or 
President, as appropriate, certifying that no funds derived from the 
grant or contract will be made available through a subcontract or in any 
other manner to another person who has a financial interest in the 
person awarded the grant or contract.
    (d) The provisions of the preceding subsections of this section 
shall take effect 30 days after the date on which the Director of the 
Office of Management and Budget, in consultation with the Director of 
the Office of Government Ethics, determines that a uniform set of rules 
and requirements, substantially similar to the requirements in such 
subsections, consistently apply under the executive branch ethics 
program to all Federal departments, agencies, and entities.
    Sec. 515. (a) None of the funds appropriated or otherwise made 
available under this Act may be used by the Departments of Commerce and 
Justice, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, or the 
National Science Foundation to acquire a high-impact or moderate-impact 
information system, as defined for security categorization in the 
National Institute of Standards and Technology's (NIST) Federal 
Information Processing Standard Publication 199, ``Standards for 
Security Categorization of Federal Information and Information Systems'' 
unless the agency has--
            (1) reviewed the supply chain risk for the information 
        systems against criteria developed by NIST to inform acquisition 
        decisions for high-impact and moderate-impact information 
        systems within the Federal Government;
            (2) reviewed the supply chain risk from the presumptive 
        awardee against available and relevant threat information 
        provided by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and other 
        appropriate agencies; and
            (3) in consultation with the FBI or other appropriate 
        Federal entity, conducted an assessment of any risk of cyber-
        espionage or sabotage associated with the acquisition of such

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        system, including any risk associated with such system being 
        produced, manufactured, or assembled by one or more entities 
        identified by the United States Government as posing a cyber 
        threat, including but not limited to, those that may be owned, 
        directed, or subsidized by the People's Republic of China.

    (b) None of the funds appropriated or otherwise made available under 
this Act may be used to acquire a high-impact or moderate-impact 
information system reviewed and assessed under subsection (a) unless the 
head of the assessing entity described in subsection (a) has--
            (1) developed, in consultation with NIST and supply chain 
        risk management experts, a mitigation strategy for any 
        identified risks;
            (2) determined that the acquisition of such system is in the 
        national interest of the United States; and
            (3) reported that determination to the Committees on 
        Appropriations of the House of Representatives and the Senate 
        and the agency Inspector General.

    (c) During fiscal year 2016--
            (1) the FBI shall develop best practices for supply chain 
        risk management; and
            (2) the Departments of Commerce and Justice, the National 
        Aeronautics and Space Administration, and the National Science 
        Foundation shall incorporate such practices into their 
        information technology procurement practices to the maximum 
        extent practicable.

    Sec. 516.  None of the funds made available in this Act shall be 
used in any way whatsoever to support or justify the use of torture by 
any official or contract employee of the United States Government.
    Sec. 517. (a) Notwithstanding any other provision of law or treaty, 
none of the funds appropriated or otherwise made available under this 
Act or any other Act may be expended or obligated by a department, 
agency, or instrumentality of the United States to pay administrative 
expenses or to compensate an officer or employee of the United States in 
connection with requiring an export license for the export to Canada of 
components, parts, accessories or attachments for firearms listed in 
Category I, section 121.1 of title 22, Code of Federal Regulations 
(International Trafficking in Arms Regulations (ITAR), part 121, as it 
existed on April 1, 2005) with a total value not exceeding $500 
wholesale in any transaction, provided that the conditions of subsection 
(b) of this section are met by the exporting party for such articles.
    (b) The foregoing exemption from obtaining an export license--
            (1) does not exempt an exporter from filing any Shipper's 
        Export Declaration or notification letter required by law, or 
        from being otherwise eligible under the laws of the United 
        States to possess, ship, transport, or export the articles 
        enumerated in subsection (a); and
            (2) does not permit the export without a license of--
                    (A) fully automatic firearms and components and 
                parts for such firearms, other than for end use by the 
                Federal Government, or a Provincial or Municipal 
                Government of Canada;
                    (B) barrels, cylinders, receivers (frames) or 
                complete breech mechanisms for any firearm listed in 
                Category I,

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                other than for end use by the Federal Government, or a 
                Provincial or Municipal Government of Canada; or
                    (C) articles for export from Canada to another 
                foreign destination.

    (c) In accordance with this section, the District Directors of 
Customs and postmasters shall permit the permanent or temporary export 
without a license of any unclassified articles specified in subsection 
(a) to Canada for end use in Canada or return to the United States, or 
temporary import of Canadian-origin items from Canada for end use in the 
United States or return to Canada for a Canadian citizen.
    (d) The President may require export licenses under this section on 
a temporary basis if the President determines, upon publication first in 
the Federal Register, that the Government of Canada has implemented or 
maintained inadequate import controls for the articles specified in 
subsection (a), such that a significant diversion of such articles has 
and continues to take place for use in international terrorism or in the 
escalation of a conflict in another nation. The President shall 
terminate the requirements of a license when reasons for the temporary 
requirements have ceased.
    Sec. 518.  Notwithstanding any other provision of law, no 
department, agency, or instrumentality of the United States receiving 
appropriated funds under this Act or any other Act shall obligate or 
expend in any way such funds to pay administrative expenses or the 
compensation of any officer or employee of the United States to deny any 
application submitted pursuant to 22 U.S.C. 2778(b)(1)(B) and qualified 
pursuant to 27 CFR section 478.112 or .113, for a permit to import 
United States origin ``curios or relics'' firearms, parts, or 
ammunition.
    Sec. 519.  None of the funds made available in this Act may be used 
to include in any new bilateral or multilateral trade agreement the text 
of--
            (1) paragraph 2 of article 16.7 of the United States-
        Singapore Free Trade Agreement;
            (2) paragraph 4 of article 17.9 of the United States-
        Australia Free Trade Agreement; or
            (3) paragraph 4 of article 15.9 of the United States-Morocco 
        Free Trade Agreement.

    Sec. 520.  None of the funds made available in this Act may be used 
to authorize or issue a national security letter in contravention of any 
of the following laws authorizing the Federal Bureau of Investigation to 
issue national security letters: The Right to Financial Privacy Act; The 
Electronic Communications Privacy Act; The Fair Credit Reporting Act; 
The National Security Act of 1947; USA PATRIOT Act; USA FREEDOM Act of 
2015; and the laws amended by these Acts.
    Sec. 521.  If at any time during any quarter, the program manager of 
a project within the jurisdiction of the Departments of Commerce or 
Justice, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, or the 
National Science Foundation totaling more than $75,000,000 has 
reasonable cause to believe that the total program cost has increased by 
10 percent or more, the program manager shall immediately inform the 
respective Secretary, Administrator, or Director. The Secretary, 
Administrator, or Director shall notify the House and Senate Committees 
on Appropriations within 30 days in writing of such increase, and shall 
include in such notice: the date on which such determination was

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made; a statement of the reasons for such increases; the action taken 
and proposed to be taken to control future cost growth of the project; 
changes made in the performance or schedule milestones and the degree to 
which such changes have contributed to the increase in total program 
costs or procurement costs; new estimates of the total project or 
procurement costs; and a statement validating that the project's 
management structure is adequate to control total project or procurement 
costs.
    Sec. 522.  Funds appropriated by this Act, or made available by the 
transfer of funds in this Act, for intelligence or intelligence related 
activities are deemed to be specifically authorized by the Congress for 
purposes of section 504 of the National Security Act of 1947 (50 U.S.C. 
414) during fiscal year 2016 until the enactment of the Intelligence 
Authorization Act for fiscal year 2016.
    Sec. 523.  None of the funds appropriated or otherwise made 
available by this Act may be used to enter into a contract in an amount 
greater than $5,000,000 or to award a grant in excess of such amount 
unless the prospective contractor or grantee certifies in writing to the 
agency awarding the contract or grant that, to the best of its knowledge 
and belief, the contractor or grantee has filed all Federal tax returns 
required during the three years preceding the certification, has not 
been convicted of a criminal offense under the Internal Revenue Code of 
1986, and has not, more than 90 days prior to certification, been 
notified of any unpaid Federal tax assessment for which the liability 
remains unsatisfied, unless the assessment is the subject of an 
installment agreement or offer in compromise that has been approved by 
the Internal Revenue Service and is not in default, or the assessment is 
the subject of a non-frivolous administrative or judicial proceeding.

                              (rescissions)

    Sec. 524. (a) Of the unobligated balances from prior year 
appropriations available to the Department of Commerce's Economic 
Development Administration, Economic Development Assistance Programs, 
$10,000,000 are rescinded, not later than September 30, 2016.
    (b) Of the unobligated balances available to the Department of 
Justice, the following funds are hereby rescinded, not later than 
September 30, 2016, from the following accounts in the specified 
amounts--
            (1) ``Working Capital Fund'', $69,000,000;
            (2) ``United States Marshals Service, Federal Prisoner 
        Detention'', $195,974,000;
            (3) ``Federal Bureau of Investigation, Salaries and 
        Expenses'', $80,767,000 from fees collected to defray expenses 
        for the automation of fingerprint identification and criminal 
        justice information services and associated costs;
            (4) ``State and Local Law Enforcement Activities, Office on 
        Violence Against Women, Violence Against Women Prevention and 
        Prosecution Programs'', $15,000,000;
            (5) ``State and Local Law Enforcement Activities, Office of 
        Justice Programs'', $40,000,000;
            (6) ``State and Local Law Enforcement Activities, Community 
        Oriented Policing Services'', $10,000,000; and
            (7) ``Legal Activities, Assets Forfeiture Fund'', 
        $458,000,000.

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    (c) The Departments of Commerce and Justice shall submit to the 
Committees on Appropriations of the House of Representatives and the 
Senate a report no later than September 1, 2016, specifying the amount 
of each rescission made pursuant to subsections (a) and (b).
    Sec. 525.  None of the funds made available in this Act may be used 
to purchase first class or premium airline travel in contravention of 
sections 301-10.122 through 301-10.124 of title 41 of the Code of 
Federal Regulations.
    Sec. 526.  None of the funds made available in this Act may be used 
to send or otherwise pay for the attendance of more than 50 employees 
from a Federal department or agency, who are stationed in the United 
States, at any single conference occurring outside the United States 
unless such conference is a law enforcement training or operational 
conference for law enforcement personnel and the majority of Federal 
employees in attendance are law enforcement personnel stationed outside 
the United States.
    Sec. 527.  None of the funds appropriated or otherwise made 
available in this or any other Act may be used to transfer, release, or 
assist in the transfer or release to or within the United States, its 
territories, or possessions Khalid Sheikh Mohammed or any other detainee 
who--
            (1) is not a United States citizen or a member of the Armed 
        Forces of the United States; and
            (2) is or was held on or after June 24, 2009, at the United 
        States Naval Station, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, by the Department of 
        Defense.

    Sec. 528. (a) None of the funds appropriated or otherwise made 
available in this or any other Act may be used to construct, acquire, or 
modify any facility in the United States, its territories, or 
possessions to house any individual described in subsection (c) for the 
purposes of detention or imprisonment in the custody or under the 
effective control of the Department of Defense.
    (b) The prohibition in subsection (a) shall not apply to any 
modification of facilities at United States Naval Station, Guantanamo 
Bay, Cuba.
    (c) An individual described in this subsection is any individual 
who, as of June 24, 2009, is located at United States Naval Station, 
Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, and who--
            (1) is not a citizen of the United States or a member of the 
        Armed Forces of the United States; and
            (2) is--
                    (A) in the custody or under the effective control of 
                the Department of Defense; or
                    (B) otherwise under detention at United States Naval 
                Station, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.

    Sec. 529.  To the extent practicable, funds made available in this 
Act should be used to purchase light bulbs that are ``Energy Star'' 
qualified or have the ``Federal Energy Management Program'' designation.
    Sec. 530.  The Director of the Office of Management and Budget shall 
instruct any department, agency, or instrumentality of the United States 
receiving funds appropriated under this Act to track undisbursed 
balances in expired grant accounts and include in its annual performance 
plan and performance and accountability reports the following:

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            (1) Details on future action the department, agency, or 
        instrumentality will take to resolve undisbursed balances in 
        expired grant accounts.
            (2) The method that the department, agency, or 
        instrumentality uses to track undisbursed balances in expired 
        grant accounts.
            (3) Identification of undisbursed balances in expired grant 
        accounts that may be returned to the Treasury of the United 
        States.
            (4) In the preceding 3 fiscal years, details on the total 
        number of expired grant accounts with undisbursed balances (on 
        the first day of each fiscal year) for the department, agency, 
        or instrumentality and the total finances that have not been 
        obligated to a specific project remaining in the accounts.

    Sec. 531. (a) None of the funds made available by this Act may be 
used for the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) or the 
Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) to develop, design, plan, 
promulgate, implement, or execute a bilateral policy, program, order, or 
contract of any kind to participate, collaborate, or coordinate 
bilaterally in any way with China or any Chinese-owned company unless 
such activities are specifically authorized by a law enacted after the 
date of enactment of this Act.
    (b) None of the funds made available by this Act may be used to 
effectuate the hosting of official Chinese visitors at facilities 
belonging to or utilized by NASA.
    (c) The limitations described in subsections (a) and (b) shall not 
apply to activities which NASA or OSTP has certified--
            (1) pose no risk of resulting in the transfer of technology, 
        data, or other information with national security or economic 
        security implications to China or a Chinese-owned company; and
            (2) will not involve knowing interactions with officials who 
        have been determined by the United States to have direct 
        involvement with violations of human rights.

    (d) Any certification made under subsection (c) shall be submitted 
to the Committees on Appropriations of the House of Representatives and 
the Senate, and the Federal Bureau of Investigation, no later than 30 
days prior to the activity in question and shall include a description 
of the purpose of the activity, its agenda, its major participants, and 
its location and timing.
    Sec. 532.  None of the funds made available by this Act may be used 
to pay the salaries or expenses of personnel to deny, or fail to act on, 
an application for the importation of any model of shotgun if--
            (1) all other requirements of law with respect to the 
        proposed importation are met; and
            (2) no application for the importation of such model of 
        shotgun, in the same configuration, had been denied by the 
        Attorney General prior to January 1, 2011, on the basis that the 
        shotgun was not particularly suitable for or readily adaptable 
        to sporting purposes.

    Sec. 533. (a) None of the funds made available in this Act may be 
used to maintain or establish a computer network unless such network 
blocks the viewing, downloading, and exchanging of pornography.

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    (b) Nothing in subsection (a) shall limit the use of funds necessary 
for any Federal, State, tribal, or local law enforcement agency or any 
other entity carrying out criminal investigations, prosecution, 
adjudication, or other law enforcement- or victim assistance-related 
activity.
    Sec. 534.  The Departments of Commerce and Justice, the National 
Aeronautics and Space Administration, the National Science Foundation, 
the Commission on Civil Rights, the Equal Employment Opportunity 
Commission, the International Trade Commission, the Legal Services 
Corporation, the Marine Mammal Commission, the Offices of Science and 
Technology Policy and the United States Trade Representative, and the 
State Justice Institute shall submit spending plans, signed by the 
respective department or agency head, to the Committees on 
Appropriations of the House of Representatives and the Senate within 45 
days after the date of enactment of this Act.
    Sec. 535. (a) The head of any executive branch department, agency, 
board, commission, or office funded by this Act shall submit annual 
reports to the Inspector General or senior ethics official for any 
entity without an Inspector General, regarding the costs and contracting 
procedures related to each conference held by any such department, 
agency, board, commission, or office during fiscal year 2016 for which 
the cost to the United States Government was more than $100,000.
    (b) Each report submitted shall include, for each conference 
described in subsection (a) held during the applicable period--
            (1) a description of its purpose;
            (2) the number of participants attending;
            (3) a detailed statement of the costs to the United States 
        Government, including--
                    (A) the cost of any food or beverages;
                    (B) the cost of any audio-visual services;
                    (C) the cost of employee or contractor travel to and 
                from the conference; and
                    (D) a discussion of the methodology used to 
                determine which costs relate to the conference; and
            (4) a description of the contracting procedures used 
        including--
                    (A) whether contracts were awarded on a competitive 
                basis; and
                    (B) a discussion of any cost comparison conducted by 
                the departmental component or office in evaluating 
                potential contractors for the conference.

    (c) Within 15 days of the date of a conference held by any executive 
branch department, agency, board, commission, or office funded by this 
Act during fiscal year 2016 for which the cost to the United States 
Government was more than $20,000, the head of any such department, 
agency, board, commission, or office shall notify the Inspector General 
or senior ethics official for any entity without an Inspector General, 
of the date, location, and number of employees attending such 
conference.
    (d) A grant or contract funded by amounts appropriated by this Act 
may not be used for the purpose of defraying the costs of a banquet or 
conference that is not directly and programmatically related to the 
purpose for which the grant or contract was awarded, such as a banquet 
or conference held in connection with planning,

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training, assessment, review, or other routine purposes related to a 
project funded by the grant or contract.
    (e) None of the funds made available in this Act may be used for 
travel and conference activities that are not in compliance with Office 
of Management and Budget Memorandum M-12-12 dated May 11, 2012 or any 
subsequent revisions to that memorandum.
    Sec. 536.  None of the funds made available by this Act may be 
obligated or expended to implement the Arms Trade Treaty until the 
Senate approves a resolution of ratification for the Treaty.
    Sec. 537.  The head of any executive branch department, agency, 
board, commission, or office funded by this Act shall require that all 
contracts within their purview that provide award fees link such fees to 
successful acquisition outcomes, specifying the terms of cost, schedule, 
and performance.
    Sec. 538.  Notwithstanding any other provision of this Act, none of 
the funds appropriated or otherwise made available by this Act may be 
used to pay award or incentive fees for contractor performance that has 
been judged to be below satisfactory performance or for performance that 
does not meet the basic requirements of a contract.
    Sec. 539. (a) None of the funds made available by this Act may be 
used to relinquish the responsibility of the National Telecommunications 
and Information Administration, during fiscal year 2016, with respect to 
Internet domain name system functions, including responsibility with 
respect to the authoritative root zone file and the Internet Assigned 
Numbers Authority functions.
    (b) Nothwithstanding any other law, subsection (a) of this section 
shall not apply in fiscal year 2017.
    Sec. 540.  No funds provided in this Act shall be used to deny an 
Inspector General funded under this Act timely access to any records, 
documents, or other materials available to the department or agency over 
which that Inspector General has responsibilities under the Inspector 
General Act of 1978, or to prevent or impede that Inspector General's 
access to such records, documents, or other materials, under any 
provision of law, except a provision of law that expressly refers to the 
Inspector General and expressly limits the Inspector General's right of 
access. A department or agency covered by this section shall provide its 
Inspector General with access to all such records, documents, and other 
materials in a timely manner. Each Inspector General shall ensure 
compliance with statutory limitations on disclosure relevant to the 
information provided by the establishment over which that Inspector 
General has responsibilities under the Inspector General Act of 1978. 
Each Inspector General covered by this section shall report to the 
Committees on Appropriations of the House of Representatives and the 
Senate within 5 calendar days any failures to comply with this 
requirement.
    Sec. 541.  The Department of Commerce, the National Aeronautics and 
Space Administration, and the National Science Foundation shall provide 
a quarterly report to the Committees on Appropriations of the House of 
Representatives and the Senate on any official travel to China by any 
employee of such Department or agency, including the purpose of such 
travel.
    Sec. 542.  None of the funds made available in this Act to the 
Department of Justice may be used, with respect to any of

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the States of Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, 
Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Illinois, Iowa, 
Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, 
Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nevada, New Hampshire, New 
Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Oregon, Rhode 
Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, 
Washington, Wisconsin, and Wyoming, or with respect to the District of 
Columbia, Guam, or Puerto Rico, to prevent any of them from implementing 
their own laws that authorize the use, distribution, possession, or 
cultivation of medical marijuana.
    Sec. 543.  None of the funds made available by this Act may be used 
in contravention of section 7606 (``Legitimacy of Industrial Hemp 
Research'') of the Agricultural Act of 2014 (Public Law 113-79) by the 
Department of Justice or the Drug Enforcement Administration.
    This division may be cited as the ``Commerce, Justice, Science, and 
Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2016''.

DIVISION C--DEPARTMENT <<NOTE: Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 
2016.>>  OF DEFENSE APPROPRIATIONS ACT, 2016

                                 TITLE I

                           MILITARY PERSONNEL

                        Military Personnel, Army

    For pay, allowances, individual clothing, subsistence, interest on 
deposits, gratuities, permanent change of station travel (including all 
expenses thereof for organizational movements), and expenses of 
temporary duty travel between permanent duty stations, for members of 
the Army on active duty (except members of reserve components provided 
for elsewhere), cadets, and aviation cadets; for members of the Reserve 
Officers' Training Corps; and for payments pursuant to section 156 of 
Public Law 97-377, as amended (42 U.S.C. 402 note), and to the 
Department of Defense Military Retirement Fund, $41,045,562,000.

                        Military Personnel, Navy

    For pay, allowances, individual clothing, subsistence, interest on 
deposits, gratuities, permanent change of station travel (including all 
expenses thereof for organizational movements), and expenses of 
temporary duty travel between permanent duty stations, for members of 
the Navy on active duty (except members of the Reserve provided for 
elsewhere), midshipmen, and aviation cadets; for members of the Reserve 
Officers' Training Corps; and for payments pursuant to section 156 of 
Public Law 97-377, as amended (42 U.S.C. 402 note), and to the 
Department of Defense Military Retirement Fund, $27,835,183,000.

                    Military Personnel, Marine Corps

    For pay, allowances, individual clothing, subsistence, interest on 
deposits, gratuities, permanent change of station travel (including all 
expenses thereof for organizational movements), and

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expenses of temporary duty travel between permanent duty stations, for 
members of the Marine Corps on active duty (except members of the 
Reserve provided for elsewhere); and for payments pursuant to section 
156 of Public Law 97-377, as amended (42 U.S.C. 402 note), and to the 
Department of Defense Military Retirement Fund, $12,859,152,000.

                      Military Personnel, Air Force

    For pay, allowances, individual clothing, subsistence, interest on 
deposits, gratuities, permanent change of station travel (including all 
expenses thereof for organizational movements), and expenses of 
temporary duty travel between permanent duty stations, for members of 
the Air Force on active duty (except members of reserve components 
provided for elsewhere), cadets, and aviation cadets; for members of the 
Reserve Officers' Training Corps; and for payments pursuant to section 
156 of Public Law 97-377, as amended (42 U.S.C. 402 note), and to the 
Department of Defense Military Retirement Fund, $27,679,066,000.

                         Reserve Personnel, Army

    For pay, allowances, clothing, subsistence, gratuities, travel, and 
related expenses for personnel of the Army Reserve on active duty under 
sections 10211, 10302, and 3038 of title 10, United States Code, or 
while serving on active duty under section 12301(d) of title 10, United 
States Code, in connection with performing duty specified in section 
12310(a) of title 10, United States Code, or while undergoing reserve 
training, or while performing drills or equivalent duty or other duty, 
and expenses authorized by section 16131 of title 10, United States 
Code; and for payments to the Department of Defense Military Retirement 
Fund, $4,463,164,000.

                         Reserve Personnel, Navy

    For pay, allowances, clothing, subsistence, gratuities, travel, and 
related expenses for personnel of the Navy Reserve on active duty under 
section 10211 of title 10, United States Code, or while serving on 
active duty under section 12301(d) of title 10, United States Code, in 
connection with performing duty specified in section 12310(a) of title 
10, United States Code, or while undergoing reserve training, or while 
performing drills or equivalent duty, and expenses authorized by section 
16131 of title 10, United States Code; and for payments to the 
Department of Defense Military Retirement Fund, $1,866,891,000.

                     Reserve Personnel, Marine Corps

    For pay, allowances, clothing, subsistence, gratuities, travel, and 
related expenses for personnel of the Marine Corps Reserve on active 
duty under section 10211 of title 10, United States Code, or while 
serving on active duty under section 12301(d) of title 10, United States 
Code, in connection with performing duty specified in section 12310(a) 
of title 10, United States Code, or while undergoing reserve training, 
or while performing drills or equivalent duty, and for members of the 
Marine Corps platoon leaders class, and expenses authorized by section 
16131 of title 10, United States

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Code; and for payments to the Department of Defense Military Retirement 
Fund, $702,481,000.

                      Reserve Personnel, Air Force

    For pay, allowances, clothing, subsistence, gratuities, travel, and 
related expenses for personnel of the Air Force Reserve on active duty 
under sections 10211, 10305, and 8038 of title 10, United States Code, 
or while serving on active duty under section 12301(d) of title 10, 
United States Code, in connection with performing duty specified in 
section 12310(a) of title 10, United States Code, or while undergoing 
reserve training, or while performing drills or equivalent duty or other 
duty, and expenses authorized by section 16131 of title 10, United 
States Code; and for payments to the Department of Defense Military 
Retirement Fund, $1,682,942,000.

                     National Guard Personnel, Army

    For pay, allowances, clothing, subsistence, gratuities, travel, and 
related expenses for personnel of the Army National Guard while on duty 
under sections 10211, 10302, or 12402 of title 10 or section 708 of 
title 32, United States Code, or while serving on duty under section 
12301(d) of title 10 or section 502(f) of title 32, United States Code, 
in connection with performing duty specified in section 12310(a) of 
title 10, United States Code, or while undergoing training, or while 
performing drills or equivalent duty or other duty, and expenses 
authorized by section 16131 of title 10, United States Code; and for 
payments to the Department of Defense Military Retirement Fund, 
$7,892,327,000.

                   National Guard Personnel, Air Force

    For pay, allowances, clothing, subsistence, gratuities, travel, and 
related expenses for personnel of the Air National Guard on duty under 
sections 10211, 10305, or 12402 of title 10 or section 708 of title 32, 
United States Code, or while serving on duty under section 12301(d) of 
title 10 or section 502(f) of title 32, United States Code, in 
connection with performing duty specified in section 12310(a) of title 
10, United States Code, or while undergoing training, or while 
performing drills or equivalent duty or other duty, and expenses 
authorized by section 16131 of title 10, United States Code; and for 
payments to the Department of Defense Military Retirement Fund, 
$3,201,890,000.

                                TITLE II

                        OPERATION AND MAINTENANCE

                     Operation and Maintenance, Army

    For expenses, not otherwise provided for, necessary for the 
operation and maintenance of the Army, as authorized by law, 
$32,399,440,000:  Provided, That not to exceed $12,478,000 can be used 
for emergencies and extraordinary expenses, to be expended on the 
approval or authority of the Secretary of the Army, and payments may be 
made on his certificate of necessity for confidential military purposes.

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                     Operation and Maintenance, Navy

    For expenses, not otherwise provided for, necessary for the 
operation and maintenance of the Navy and the Marine Corps, as 
authorized by law, $39,600,172,000:  Provided, That not to exceed 
$15,055,000 can be used for emergencies and extraordinary expenses, to 
be expended on the approval or authority of the Secretary of the Navy, 
and payments may be made on his certificate of necessity for 
confidential military purposes.

                 Operation and Maintenance, Marine Corps

    For expenses, not otherwise provided for, necessary for the 
operation and maintenance of the Marine Corps, as authorized by law, 
$5,718,074,000.

                  Operation and Maintenance, Air Force

    For expenses, not otherwise provided for, necessary for the 
operation and maintenance of the Air Force, as authorized by law, 
$35,727,457,000:  Provided, That not to exceed $7,699,000 can be used 
for emergencies and extraordinary expenses, to be expended on the 
approval or authority of the Secretary of the Air Force, and payments 
may be made on his certificate of necessity for confidential military 
purposes.

                 Operation and Maintenance, Defense-Wide

                      (including transfer of funds)

    For expenses, not otherwise provided for, necessary for the 
operation and maintenance of activities and agencies of the Department 
of Defense (other than the military departments), as authorized by law, 
$32,105,040,000:  Provided, That not more than $15,000,000 may be used 
for the Combatant Commander Initiative Fund authorized under section 
166a of title 10, United States Code:  Provided further, That not to 
exceed $36,000,000 can be used for emergencies and extraordinary 
expenses, to be expended on the approval or authority of the Secretary 
of Defense, and payments may be made on his certificate of necessity for 
confidential military purposes:  Provided further, That of the funds 
provided under this heading, not less than $35,045,000 shall be made 
available for the Procurement Technical Assistance Cooperative Agreement 
Program, of which not less than $3,600,000 shall be available for 
centers defined in 10 U.S.C. 2411(1)(D):  Provided further, That none of 
the funds appropriated or otherwise made available by this Act may be 
used to plan or implement the consolidation of a budget or 
appropriations liaison office of the Office of the Secretary of Defense, 
the office of the Secretary of a military department, or the service 
headquarters of one of the Armed Forces into a legislative affairs or 
legislative liaison office:  Provided further, That $9,031,000, to 
remain available until expended, is available only for expenses relating 
to certain classified activities, and may be transferred as necessary by 
the Secretary of Defense to operation and maintenance appropriations or 
research, development, test and evaluation appropriations, to be merged 
with and to be available for the same time period as the appropriations 
to which transferred:  Provided further, That any ceiling on the 
investment item unit

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cost of items that may be purchased with operation and maintenance funds 
shall not apply to the funds described in the preceding proviso:  
Provided further, That the transfer authority provided under this 
heading is in addition to any other transfer authority provided 
elsewhere in this Act.

                 Operation and Maintenance, Army Reserve

    For expenses, not otherwise provided for, necessary for the 
operation and maintenance, including training, organization, and 
administration, of the Army Reserve; repair of facilities and equipment; 
hire of passenger motor vehicles; travel and transportation; care of the 
dead; recruiting; procurement of services, supplies, and equipment; and 
communications, $2,646,911,000.

                 Operation and Maintenance, Navy Reserve

    For expenses, not otherwise provided for, necessary for the 
operation and maintenance, including training, organization, and 
administration, of the Navy Reserve; repair of facilities and equipment; 
hire of passenger motor vehicles; travel and transportation; care of the 
dead; recruiting; procurement of services, supplies, and equipment; and 
communications, $998,481,000.

             Operation and Maintenance, Marine Corps Reserve

    For expenses, not otherwise provided for, necessary for the 
operation and maintenance, including training, organization, and 
administration, of the Marine Corps Reserve; repair of facilities and 
equipment; hire of passenger motor vehicles; travel and transportation; 
care of the dead; recruiting; procurement of services, supplies, and 
equipment; and communications, $274,526,000.

              Operation and Maintenance, Air Force Reserve

    For expenses, not otherwise provided for, necessary for the 
operation and maintenance, including training, organization, and 
administration, of the Air Force Reserve; repair of facilities and 
equipment; hire of passenger motor vehicles; travel and transportation; 
care of the dead; recruiting; procurement of services, supplies, and 
equipment; and communications, $2,980,768,000.

             Operation and Maintenance, Army National Guard

    For expenses of training, organizing, and administering the Army 
National Guard, including medical and hospital treatment and related 
expenses in non-Federal hospitals; maintenance, operation, and repairs 
to structures and facilities; hire of passenger motor vehicles; 
personnel services in the National Guard Bureau; travel expenses (other 
than mileage), as authorized by law for Army personnel on active duty, 
for Army National Guard division, regimental, and battalion commanders 
while inspecting units in compliance with National Guard Bureau 
regulations when specifically authorized by the Chief, National Guard 
Bureau; supplying and equipping the Army National Guard as authorized by 
law; and expenses of repair, modification, maintenance, and issue of 
supplies and equipment (including aircraft), $6,595,483,000.

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              Operation and Maintenance, Air National Guard

    For expenses of training, organizing, and administering the Air 
National Guard, including medical and hospital treatment and related 
expenses in non-Federal hospitals; maintenance, operation, and repairs 
to structures and facilities; transportation of things, hire of 
passenger motor vehicles; supplying and equipping the Air National 
Guard, as authorized by law; expenses for repair, modification, 
maintenance, and issue of supplies and equipment, including those 
furnished from stocks under the control of agencies of the Department of 
Defense; travel expenses (other than mileage) on the same basis as 
authorized by law for Air National Guard personnel on active Federal 
duty, for Air National Guard commanders while inspecting units in 
compliance with National Guard Bureau regulations when specifically 
authorized by the Chief, National Guard Bureau, $6,820,569,000.

           United States Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces

    For salaries and expenses necessary for the United States Court of 
Appeals for the Armed Forces, $14,078,000, of which not to exceed $5,000 
may be used for official representation purposes.

                     Environmental Restoration, Army

                      (including transfer of funds)

    For the Department of the Army, $234,829,000, to remain available 
until transferred:  Provided, That the Secretary of the Army shall, upon 
determining that such funds are required for environmental restoration, 
reduction and recycling of hazardous waste, removal of unsafe buildings 
and debris of the Department of the Army, or for similar purposes, 
transfer the funds made available by this appropriation to other 
appropriations made available to the Department of the Army, to be 
merged with and to be available for the same purposes and for the same 
time period as the appropriations to which transferred:  Provided 
further, That upon a determination that all or part of the funds 
transferred from this appropriation are not necessary for the purposes 
provided herein, such amounts may be transferred back to this 
appropriation:  Provided further, That the transfer authority provided 
under this heading is in addition to any other transfer authority 
provided elsewhere in this Act.

                     Environmental Restoration, Navy

                      (including transfer of funds)

    For the Department of the Navy, $300,000,000, to remain available 
until transferred:  Provided, That the Secretary of the Navy shall, upon 
determining that such funds are required for environmental restoration, 
reduction and recycling of hazardous waste, removal of unsafe buildings 
and debris of the Department of the Navy, or for similar purposes, 
transfer the funds made available by this appropriation to other 
appropriations made available to the Department of the Navy, to be 
merged with and to be available

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for the same purposes and for the same time period as the appropriations 
to which transferred:  Provided further, That upon a determination that 
all or part of the funds transferred from this appropriation are not 
necessary for the purposes provided herein, such amounts may be 
transferred back to this appropriation:  Provided further, That the 
transfer authority provided under this heading is in addition to any 
other transfer authority provided elsewhere in this Act.

                  Environmental Restoration, Air Force

                      (including transfer of funds)

    For the Department of the Air Force, $368,131,000, to remain 
available until transferred:  Provided, That the Secretary of the Air 
Force shall, upon determining that such funds are required for 
environmental restoration, reduction and recycling of hazardous waste, 
removal of unsafe buildings and debris of the Department of the Air 
Force, or for similar purposes, transfer the funds made available by 
this appropriation to other appropriations made available to the 
Department of the Air Force, to be merged with and to be available for 
the same purposes and for the same time period as the appropriations to 
which transferred:  Provided further, That upon a determination that all 
or part of the funds transferred from this appropriation are not 
necessary for the purposes provided herein, such amounts may be 
transferred back to this appropriation:  Provided further, That the 
transfer authority provided under this heading is in addition to any 
other transfer authority provided elsewhere in this Act.

                 Environmental Restoration, Defense-Wide

                      (including transfer of funds)

    For the Department of Defense, $8,232,000, to remain available until 
transferred:  Provided, That the Secretary of Defense shall, upon 
determining that such funds are required for environmental restoration, 
reduction and recycling of hazardous waste, removal of unsafe buildings 
and debris of the Department of Defense, or for similar purposes, 
transfer the funds made available by this appropriation to other 
appropriations made available to the Department of Defense, to be merged 
with and to be available for the same purposes and for the same time 
period as the appropriations to which transferred:  Provided further, 
That upon a determination that all or part of the funds transferred from 
this appropriation are not necessary for the purposes provided herein, 
such amounts may be transferred back to this appropriation:  Provided 
further, That the transfer authority provided under this heading is in 
addition to any other transfer authority provided elsewhere in this Act.

         Environmental Restoration, Formerly Used Defense Sites

                      (including transfer of funds)

    For the Department of the Army, $231,217,000, to remain available 
until transferred:  Provided, That the Secretary of the Army shall, upon 
determining that such funds are required for

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environmental restoration, reduction and recycling of hazardous waste, 
removal of unsafe buildings and debris at sites formerly used by the 
Department of Defense, transfer the funds made available by this 
appropriation to other appropriations made available to the Department 
of the Army, to be merged with and to be available for the same purposes 
and for the same time period as the appropriations to which transferred: 
 Provided further, That upon a determination that all or part of the 
funds transferred from this appropriation are not necessary for the 
purposes provided herein, such amounts may be transferred back to this 
appropriation:  Provided further, That the transfer authority provided 
under this heading is in addition to any other transfer authority 
provided elsewhere in this Act.

             Overseas Humanitarian, Disaster, and Civic Aid

    For expenses relating to the Overseas Humanitarian, Disaster, and 
Civic Aid programs of the Department of Defense (consisting of the 
programs provided under sections 401, 402, 404, 407, 2557, and 2561 of 
title 10, United States Code), $103,266,000, to remain available until 
September 30, 2017.

                  Cooperative Threat Reduction Account

    For assistance to the republics of the former Soviet Union and, with 
appropriate authorization by the Department of Defense and Department of 
State, to countries outside of the former Soviet Union, including 
assistance provided by contract or by grants, for facilitating the 
elimination and the safe and secure transportation and storage of 
nuclear, chemical and other weapons; for establishing programs to 
prevent the proliferation of weapons, weapons components, and weapon-
related technology and expertise; for programs relating to the training 
and support of defense and military personnel for demilitarization and 
protection of weapons, weapons components, and weapons technology and 
expertise, and for defense and military contacts, $358,496,000, to 
remain available until September 30, 2018.

                                TITLE III

                               PROCUREMENT

                       Aircraft Procurement, Army

    For construction, procurement, production, modification, and 
modernization of aircraft, equipment, including ordnance, ground 
handling equipment, spare parts, and accessories therefor; specialized 
equipment and training devices; expansion of public and private plants, 
including the land necessary therefor, for the foregoing purposes, and 
such lands and interests therein, may be acquired, and construction 
prosecuted thereon prior to approval of title; and procurement and 
installation of equipment, appliances, and machine tools in public and 
private plants; reserve plant and Government and contractor-owned 
equipment layaway; and other expenses necessary for the foregoing 
purposes, $5,866,367,000, to remain available for obligation until 
September 30, 2018.

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                        Missile Procurement, Army

    For construction, procurement, production, modification, and 
modernization of missiles, equipment, including ordnance, ground 
handling equipment, spare parts, and accessories therefor; specialized 
equipment and training devices; expansion of public and private plants, 
including the land necessary therefor, for the foregoing purposes, and 
such lands and interests therein, may be acquired, and construction 
prosecuted thereon prior to approval of title; and procurement and 
installation of equipment, appliances, and machine tools in public and 
private plants; reserve plant and Government and contractor-owned 
equipment layaway; and other expenses necessary for the foregoing 
purposes, $1,600,957,000, to remain available for obligation until 
September 30, 2018.

        Procurement of Weapons and Tracked Combat Vehicles, Army

    For construction, procurement, production, and modification of 
weapons and tracked combat vehicles, equipment, including ordnance, 
spare parts, and accessories therefor; specialized equipment and 
training devices; expansion of public and private plants, including the 
land necessary therefor, for the foregoing purposes, and such lands and 
interests therein, may be acquired, and construction prosecuted thereon 
prior to approval of title; and procurement and installation of 
equipment, appliances, and machine tools in public and private plants; 
reserve plant and Government and contractor-owned equipment layaway; and 
other expenses necessary for the foregoing purposes, $1,951,646,000, to 
remain available for obligation until September 30, 2018.

                     Procurement of Ammunition, Army

    For construction, procurement, production, and modification of 
ammunition, and accessories therefor; specialized equipment and training 
devices; expansion of public and private plants, including ammunition 
facilities, authorized by section 2854 of title 10, United States Code, 
and the land necessary therefor, for the foregoing purposes, and such 
lands and interests therein, may be acquired, and construction 
prosecuted thereon prior to approval of title; and procurement and 
installation of equipment, appliances, and machine tools in public and 
private plants; reserve plant and Government and contractor-owned 
equipment layaway; and other expenses necessary for the foregoing 
purposes, $1,245,426,000, to remain available for obligation until 
September 30, 2018.

                         Other Procurement, Army

    For construction, procurement, production, and modification of 
vehicles, including tactical, support, and non-tracked combat vehicles; 
the purchase of passenger motor vehicles for replacement only; 
communications and electronic equipment; other support equipment; spare 
parts, ordnance, and accessories therefor; specialized equipment and 
training devices; expansion of public and private plants, including the 
land necessary therefor, for the foregoing purposes, and such lands and 
interests therein, may be acquired, and construction prosecuted thereon 
prior to approval of title; and procurement and installation of 
equipment, appliances, and

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machine tools in public and private plants; reserve plant and Government 
and contractor-owned equipment layaway; and other expenses necessary for 
the foregoing purposes, $5,718,811,000, to remain available for 
obligation until September 30, 2018.

                       Aircraft Procurement, Navy

    For construction, procurement, production, modification, and 
modernization of aircraft, equipment, including ordnance, spare parts, 
and accessories therefor; specialized equipment; expansion of public and 
private plants, including the land necessary therefor, and such lands 
and interests therein, may be acquired, and construction prosecuted 
thereon prior to approval of title; and procurement and installation of 
equipment, appliances, and machine tools in public and private plants; 
reserve plant and Government and contractor-owned equipment layaway, 
$17,521,209,000, to remain available for obligation until September 30, 
2018.

                        Weapons Procurement, Navy

    For construction, procurement, production, modification, and 
modernization of missiles, torpedoes, other weapons, and related support 
equipment including spare parts, and accessories therefor; expansion of 
public and private plants, including the land necessary therefor, and 
such lands and interests therein, may be acquired, and construction 
prosecuted thereon prior to approval of title; and procurement and 
installation of equipment, appliances, and machine tools in public and 
private plants; reserve plant and Government and contractor-owned 
equipment layaway, $3,049,542,000, to remain available for obligation 
until September 30, 2018.

            Procurement of Ammunition, Navy and Marine Corps

    For construction, procurement, production, and modification of 
ammunition, and accessories therefor; specialized equipment and training 
devices; expansion of public and private plants, including ammunition 
facilities, authorized by section 2854 of title 10, United States Code, 
and the land necessary therefor, for the foregoing purposes, and such 
lands and interests therein, may be acquired, and construction 
prosecuted thereon prior to approval of title; and procurement and 
installation of equipment, appliances, and machine tools in public and 
private plants; reserve plant and Government and contractor-owned 
equipment layaway; and other expenses necessary for the foregoing 
purposes, $651,920,000, to remain available for obligation until 
September 30, 2018.

                    Shipbuilding and Conversion, Navy

    For expenses necessary for the construction, acquisition, or 
conversion of vessels as authorized by law, including armor and armament 
thereof, plant equipment, appliances, and machine tools and installation 
thereof in public and private plants; reserve plant and Government and 
contractor-owned equipment layaway; procurement of critical, long lead 
time components and designs for vessels to be constructed or converted 
in the future; and expansion of public and private plants, including 
land necessary therefor,

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and such lands and interests therein, may be acquired, and construction 
prosecuted thereon prior to approval of title, as follows:
            Carrier Replacement Program, $1,569,571,000;
            Carrier Replacement Program (AP), $862,358,000;
            Virginia Class Submarine, $3,346,370,000;
            Virginia Class Submarine (AP), $1,971,840,000;
            CVN Refueling Overhauls, $637,588,000;
            CVN Refueling Overhauls (AP), $14,951,000;
            DDG-1000 Program, $433,404,000;
            DDG-51 Destroyer, $4,132,650,000;
            Littoral Combat Ship, $1,331,591,000;
            LPD-17, $550,000,000;
            Afloat Forward Staging Base, $635,000,000;
            LHA Replacement (AP), $476,543,000;
            LX(R) (AP), $250,000,000;
            Joint High Speed Vessel, $225,000,000;
            TAO Fleet Oiler, $674,190,000;
            T-ATS(X) Fleet Tug, $75,000,000;
            LCU Replacement, $34,000,000;
            Moored Training Ship (AP), $138,200,000;
            Ship to Shore Connector, $210,630,000;
            Service Craft, $30,014,000;
            LCAC Service Life Extension Program, $80,738,000;
            YP Craft Maintenance/ROH/SLEP, $21,838,000; and
            For outfitting, post delivery, conversions, and first 
        destination transportation, $613,758,000.
            Completion of Prior Year Shipbuilding Programs, 
        $389,305,000.

    In all: $18,704,539,000, to remain available for obligation until 
September 30, 2020:  Provided, That additional obligations may be 
incurred after September 30, 2020, for engineering services, tests, 
evaluations, and other such budgeted work that must be performed in the 
final stage of ship construction:  Provided further, That none of the 
funds provided under this heading for the construction or conversion of 
any naval vessel to be constructed in shipyards in the United States 
shall be expended in foreign facilities for the construction of major 
components of such vessel:  Provided further, That none of the funds 
provided under this heading shall be used for the construction of any 
naval vessel in foreign shipyards.

                         Other Procurement, Navy

    For procurement, production, and modernization of support equipment 
and materials not otherwise provided for, Navy ordnance (except ordnance 
for new aircraft, new ships, and ships authorized for conversion); the 
purchase of passenger motor vehicles for replacement only; expansion of 
public and private plants, including the land necessary therefor, and 
such lands and interests therein, may be acquired, and construction 
prosecuted thereon prior to approval of title; and procurement and 
installation of equipment, appliances, and machine tools in public and 
private plants; reserve plant and Government and contractor-owned 
equipment layaway, $6,484,257,000, to remain available for obligation 
until September 30, 2018.

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                        Procurement, Marine Corps

    For expenses necessary for the procurement, manufacture, and 
modification of missiles, armament, military equipment, spare parts, and 
accessories therefor; plant equipment, appliances, and machine tools, 
and installation thereof in public and private plants; reserve plant and 
Government and contractor-owned equipment layaway; vehicles for the 
Marine Corps, including the purchase of passenger motor vehicles for 
replacement only; and expansion of public and private plants, including 
land necessary therefor, and such lands and interests therein, may be 
acquired, and construction prosecuted thereon prior to approval of 
title, $1,186,812,000, to remain available for obligation until 
September 30, 2018.

                     Aircraft Procurement, Air Force

    For construction, procurement, and modification of aircraft and 
equipment, including armor and armament, specialized ground handling 
equipment, and training devices, spare parts, and accessories therefor; 
specialized equipment; expansion of public and private plants, 
Government-owned equipment and installation thereof in such plants, 
erection of structures, and acquisition of land, for the foregoing 
purposes, and such lands and interests therein, may be acquired, and 
construction prosecuted thereon prior to approval of title; reserve 
plant and Government and contractor-owned equipment layaway; and other 
expenses necessary for the foregoing purposes including rents and 
transportation of things, $15,756,853,000, to remain available for 
obligation until September 30, 2018.

                     Missile Procurement, Air Force

    For construction, procurement, and modification of missiles, 
rockets, and related equipment, including spare parts and accessories 
therefor; ground handling equipment, and training devices; expansion of 
public and private plants, Government-owned equipment and installation 
thereof in such plants, erection of structures, and acquisition of land, 
for the foregoing purposes, and such lands and interests therein, may be 
acquired, and construction prosecuted thereon prior to approval of 
title; reserve plant and Government and contractor-owned equipment 
layaway; and other expenses necessary for the foregoing purposes 
including rents and transportation of things, $2,912,131,000, to remain 
available for obligation until September 30, 2018.

                      Space Procurement, Air Force

    For construction, procurement, and modification of spacecraft, 
rockets, and related equipment, including spare parts and accessories 
therefor; ground handling equipment, and training devices; expansion of 
public and private plants, Government-owned equipment and installation 
thereof in such plants, erection of structures, and acquisition of land, 
for the foregoing purposes, and such lands and interests therein, may be 
acquired, and construction prosecuted thereon prior to approval of 
title; reserve plant and Government and contractor-owned equipment 
layaway; and other expenses necessary for the foregoing purposes 
including rents and transportation

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of things, $2,812,159,000, to remain available for obligation until 
September 30, 2018.

                  Procurement of Ammunition, Air Force

    For construction, procurement, production, and modification of 
ammunition, and accessories therefor; specialized equipment and training 
devices; expansion of public and private plants, including ammunition 
facilities, authorized by section 2854 of title 10, United States Code, 
and the land necessary therefor, for the foregoing purposes, and such 
lands and interests therein, may be acquired, and construction 
prosecuted thereon prior to approval of title; and procurement and 
installation of equipment, appliances, and machine tools in public and 
private plants; reserve plant and Government and contractor-owned 
equipment layaway; and other expenses necessary for the foregoing 
purposes, $1,744,993,000, to remain available for obligation until 
September 30, 2018.

                      Other Procurement, Air Force

    For procurement and modification of equipment (including ground 
guidance and electronic control equipment, and ground electronic and 
communication equipment), and supplies, materials, and spare parts 
therefor, not otherwise provided for; the purchase of passenger motor 
vehicles for replacement only; lease of passenger motor vehicles; and 
expansion of public and private plants, Government-owned equipment and 
installation thereof in such plants, erection of structures, and 
acquisition of land, for the foregoing purposes, and such lands and 
interests therein, may be acquired, and construction prosecuted thereon, 
prior to approval of title; reserve plant and Government and contractor-
owned equipment layaway, $18,311,882,000, to remain available for 
obligation until September 30, 2018.

                        Procurement, Defense-Wide

    For expenses of activities and agencies of the Department of Defense 
(other than the military departments) necessary for procurement, 
production, and modification of equipment, supplies, materials, and 
spare parts therefor, not otherwise provided for; the purchase of 
passenger motor vehicles for replacement only; expansion of public and 
private plants, equipment, and installation thereof in such plants, 
erection of structures, and acquisition of land for the foregoing 
purposes, and such lands and interests therein, may be acquired, and 
construction prosecuted thereon prior to approval of title; reserve 
plant and Government and contractor-owned equipment layaway, 
$5,245,443,000, to remain available for obligation until September 30, 
2018.

                    Defense Production Act Purchases

    For activities by the Department of Defense pursuant to sections 
108, 301, 302, and 303 of the Defense Production Act of 1950 (50 U.S.C. 
App. 2078, 2091, 2092, and 2093), $76,680,000, to remain available until 
expended.

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                                TITLE IV

               RESEARCH, DEVELOPMENT, TEST AND EVALUATION

            Research, Development, Test and Evaluation, Army

    For expenses necessary for basic and applied scientific research, 
development, test and evaluation, including maintenance, rehabilitation, 
lease, and operation of facilities and equipment, $7,565,327,000, to 
remain available for obligation until September 30, 2017.

            Research, Development, Test and Evaluation, Navy

    For expenses necessary for basic and applied scientific research, 
development, test and evaluation, including maintenance, rehabilitation, 
lease, and operation of facilities and equipment, $18,117,677,000, to 
remain available for obligation until September 30, 2017:  Provided, 
That funds appropriated in this paragraph which are available for the V-
22 may be used to meet unique operational requirements of the Special 
Operations Forces.

          Research, Development, Test and Evaluation, Air Force

    For expenses necessary for basic and applied scientific research, 
development, test and evaluation, including maintenance, rehabilitation, 
lease, and operation of facilities and equipment, $25,217,148,000, to 
remain available for obligation until September 30, 2017.

        Research, Development, Test and Evaluation, Defense-Wide

                      (including transfer of funds)

    For expenses of activities and agencies of the Department of Defense 
(other than the military departments), necessary for basic and applied 
scientific research, development, test and evaluation; advanced research 
projects as may be designated and determined by the Secretary of 
Defense, pursuant to law; maintenance, rehabilitation, lease, and 
operation of facilities and equipment, $18,695,955,000, to remain 
available for obligation until September 30, 2017:  Provided, That, of 
the funds made available in this paragraph, $250,000,000 for the Defense 
Rapid Innovation Program shall only be available for expenses, not 
otherwise provided for, to include program management and oversight, to 
conduct research, development, test and evaluation to include proof of 
concept demonstration; engineering, testing, and validation; and 
transition to full-scale production:  Provided further, That the 
Secretary of Defense may transfer funds provided herein for the Defense 
Rapid Innovation Program to appropriations for research, development, 
test and evaluation to accomplish the purpose provided herein:  Provided 
further, That this transfer authority is in addition to any other 
transfer authority available to the Department of Defense:  Provided 
further, That the Secretary of Defense shall, not fewer than 30 days 
prior to making transfers from this appropriation, notify the 
congressional defense committees in writing of the details of any such 
transfer.

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                Operational Test and Evaluation, Defense

    For expenses, not otherwise provided for, necessary for the 
independent activities of the Director, Operational Test and Evaluation, 
in the direction and supervision of operational test and evaluation, 
including initial operational test and evaluation which is conducted 
prior to, and in support of, production decisions; joint operational 
testing and evaluation; and administrative expenses in connection 
therewith, $188,558,000, to remain available for obligation until 
September 30, 2017.

                                 TITLE V

                     REVOLVING AND MANAGEMENT FUNDS

                      Defense Working Capital Funds

    For the Defense Working Capital Funds, $1,738,768,000.

                      National Defense Sealift Fund

    For National Defense Sealift Fund programs, projects, and 
activities, and for expenses of the National Defense Reserve Fleet, as 
established by section 11 of the Merchant Ship Sales Act of 1946 (50 
U.S.C. App. 1744), and for the necessary expenses to maintain and 
preserve a U.S.-flag merchant fleet to serve the national security needs 
of the United States, $474,164,000, to remain available until expended:  
Provided, That none of the funds provided in this paragraph shall be 
used to award a new contract that provides for the acquisition of any of 
the following major components unless such components are manufactured 
in the United States: auxiliary equipment, including pumps, for all 
shipboard services; propulsion system components (engines, reduction 
gears, and propellers); shipboard cranes; and spreaders for shipboard 
cranes:  Provided further, That the exercise of an option in a contract 
awarded through the obligation of previously appropriated funds shall 
not be considered to be the award of a new contract:  Provided further, 
That none of the funds provided in this paragraph shall be used to award 
a new contract for the construction, acquisition, or conversion of 
vessels, including procurement of critical, long lead time components 
and designs for vessels to be constructed or converted in the future:  
Provided further, That the Secretary of the military department 
responsible for such procurement may waive the restrictions in the first 
proviso on a case-by-case basis by certifying in writing to the 
Committees on Appropriations of the House of Representatives and the 
Senate that adequate domestic supplies are not available to meet 
Department of Defense requirements on a timely basis and that such an 
acquisition must be made in order to acquire capability for national 
security purposes.

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                                TITLE VI

                  OTHER DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE PROGRAMS

                         Defense Health Program

    For expenses, not otherwise provided for, for medical and health 
care programs of the Department of Defense as authorized by law, 
$32,329,490,000; of which $29,842,167,000 shall be for operation and 
maintenance, of which not to exceed one percent shall remain available 
for obligation until September 30, 2017, and of which up to 
$14,579,612,000 may be available for contracts entered into under the 
TRICARE program; of which $365,390,000, to remain available for 
obligation until September 30, 2018, shall be for procurement; and of 
which $2,121,933,000, to remain available for obligation until September 
30, 2017, shall be for research, development, test and evaluation:  
Provided, That, notwithstanding any other provision of law, of the 
amount made available under this heading for research, development, test 
and evaluation, not less than $8,000,000 shall be available for HIV 
prevention educational activities undertaken in connection with United 
States military training, exercises, and humanitarian assistance 
activities conducted primarily in African nations:  Provided further, 
That of the funds provided under this heading for research, development, 
test and evaluation, not less than $943,300,000 shall be made available 
to the United States Army Medical Research and Materiel Command to carry 
out the congressionally directed medical research programs.

           Chemical Agents and Munitions Destruction, Defense

    For expenses, not otherwise provided for, necessary for the 
destruction of the United States stockpile of lethal chemical agents and 
munitions in accordance with the provisions of section 1412 of the 
Department of Defense Authorization Act, 1986 (50 U.S.C. 1521), and for 
the destruction of other chemical warfare materials that are not in the 
chemical weapon stockpile, $699,821,000, of which $118,198,000 shall be 
for operation and maintenance, of which no less than $50,743,000 shall 
be for the Chemical Stockpile Emergency Preparedness Program, consisting 
of $21,289,000 for activities on military installations and $29,454,000, 
to remain available until September 30, 2017, to assist State and local 
governments; $2,281,000 shall be for procurement, to remain available 
until September 30, 2018, of which $2,281,000 shall be for the Chemical 
Stockpile Emergency Preparedness Program to assist State and local 
governments; and $579,342,000, to remain available until September 30, 
2017, shall be for research, development, test and evaluation, of which 
$569,339,000 shall only be for the Assembled Chemical Weapons 
Alternatives program.

         Drug Interdiction and Counter-Drug Activities, Defense

                      (including transfer of funds)

    For drug interdiction and counter-drug activities of the Department 
of Defense, for transfer to appropriations available to the Department 
of Defense for military personnel of the reserve components serving 
under the provisions of title 10 and title 32, United

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States Code; for operation and maintenance; for procurement; and for 
research, development, test and evaluation, $1,050,598,000, of which 
$716,109,000 shall be for counter-narcotics support; $121,589,000 shall 
be for the drug demand reduction program; $192,900,000 shall be for the 
National Guard counter-drug program; and $20,000,000 shall be for the 
National Guard counter-drug schools program:  Provided, That the funds 
appropriated under this heading shall be available for obligation for 
the same time period and for the same purpose as the appropriation to 
which transferred:  Provided further, That upon a determination that all 
or part of the funds transferred from this appropriation are not 
necessary for the purposes provided herein, such amounts may be 
transferred back to this appropriation:  Provided further, That the 
transfer authority provided under this heading is in addition to any 
other transfer authority contained elsewhere in this Act.

                     Office of the Inspector General

    For expenses and activities of the Office of the Inspector General 
in carrying out the provisions of the Inspector General Act of 1978, as 
amended, $312,559,000, of which $310,459,000 shall be for operation and 
maintenance, of which not to exceed $700,000 is available for 
emergencies and extraordinary expenses to be expended on the approval or 
authority of the Inspector General, and payments may be made on the 
Inspector General's certificate of necessity for confidential military 
purposes; and of which $2,100,000, to remain available until September 
30, 2017, shall be for research, development, test and evaluation.

                                TITLE VII

                            RELATED AGENCIES

    Central Intelligence Agency Retirement and Disability System Fund

    For payment to the Central Intelligence Agency Retirement and 
Disability System Fund, to maintain the proper funding level for 
continuing the operation of the Central Intelligence Agency Retirement 
and Disability System, $514,000,000.

                Intelligence Community Management Account

    For necessary expenses of the Intelligence Community Management 
Account, $505,206,000.

                               TITLE VIII

                           GENERAL PROVISIONS

    Sec. 8001.  No part of any appropriation contained in this Act shall 
be used for publicity or propaganda purposes not authorized by the 
Congress.
    Sec. 8002.  <<NOTE: 10 USC 1584 note.>> During the current fiscal 
year, provisions of law prohibiting the payment of compensation to, or 
employment of, any person not a citizen of the United States shall not 
apply to personnel of the Department of Defense:  Provided, That salary 
increases granted to direct and indirect hire foreign national

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employees of the Department of Defense funded by this Act shall not be 
at a rate in excess of the percentage increase authorized by law for 
civilian employees of the Department of Defense whose pay is computed 
under the provisions of section 5332 of title 5, United States Code, or 
at a rate in excess of the percentage increase provided by the 
appropriate host nation to its own employees, whichever is higher:  
Provided further, That this section shall not apply to Department of 
Defense foreign service national employees serving at United States 
diplomatic missions whose pay is set by the Department of State under 
the Foreign Service Act of 1980:  Provided further, That the limitations 
of this provision shall not apply to foreign national employees of the 
Department of Defense in the Republic of Turkey.

    Sec. 8003.  No part of any appropriation contained in this Act shall 
remain available for obligation beyond the current fiscal year, unless 
expressly so provided herein.
    Sec. 8004.  No more than 20 percent of the appropriations in this 
Act which are limited for obligation during the current fiscal year 
shall be obligated during the last 2 months of the fiscal year:  
Provided, That this section shall not apply to obligations for support 
of active duty training of reserve components or summer camp training of 
the Reserve Officers' Training Corps.

                           (transfer of funds)

    Sec. 8005.  Upon determination by the Secretary of Defense that such 
action is necessary in the national interest, he may, with the approval 
of the Office of Management and Budget, transfer not to exceed 
$4,500,000,000 of working capital funds of the Department of Defense or 
funds made available in this Act to the Department of Defense for 
military functions (except military construction) between such 
appropriations or funds or any subdivision thereof, to be merged with 
and to be available for the same purposes, and for the same time period, 
as the appropriation or fund to which transferred:  Provided, That such 
authority to transfer may not be used unless for higher priority items, 
based on unforeseen military requirements, than those for which 
originally appropriated and in no case where the item for which funds 
are requested has been denied by the Congress:  Provided further, That 
the Secretary of Defense shall notify the Congress promptly of all 
transfers made pursuant to this authority or any other authority in this 
Act:  Provided further, That no part of the funds in this Act shall be 
available to prepare or present a request to the Committees on 
Appropriations for reprogramming of funds, unless for higher priority 
items, based on unforeseen military requirements, than those for which 
originally appropriated and in no case where the item for which 
reprogramming is requested has been denied by the Congress:  Provided 
further, That a request for multiple reprogrammings of funds using 
authority provided in this section shall be made prior to June 30, 2016: 
 Provided further, That transfers among military personnel 
appropriations shall not be taken into account for purposes of the 
limitation on the amount of funds that may be transferred under this 
section.
    Sec. 8006. (a) With regard to the list of specific programs, 
projects, and activities (and the dollar amounts and adjustments to 
budget activities corresponding to such programs, projects, and 
activities) contained in the tables titled ``Explanation of Project

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Level Adjustments'' in the explanatory statement regarding this Act, the 
obligation and expenditure of amounts appropriated or otherwise made 
available in this Act for those programs, projects, and activities for 
which the amounts appropriated exceed the amounts requested are hereby 
required by law to be carried out in the manner provided by such tables 
to the same extent as if the tables were included in the text of this 
Act.
    (b) Amounts specified in the referenced tables described in 
subsection (a) shall not be treated as subdivisions of appropriations 
for purposes of section 8005 of this Act:  Provided, That section 8005 
shall apply when transfers of the amounts described in subsection (a) 
occur between appropriation accounts.
    Sec. 8007. (a) Not later than 60 days after enactment of this Act, 
the Department of Defense shall submit a report to the congressional 
defense committees to establish the baseline for application of 
reprogramming and transfer authorities for fiscal year 2016:  Provided, 
That the report shall include--
            (1) a table for each appropriation with a separate column to 
        display the President's budget request, adjustments made by 
        Congress, adjustments due to enacted rescissions, if 
        appropriate, and the fiscal year enacted level;
            (2) a delineation in the table for each appropriation both 
        by budget activity and program, project, and activity as 
        detailed in the Budget Appendix; and
            (3) an identification of items of special congressional 
        interest.

    (b) Notwithstanding section 8005 of this Act, none of the funds 
provided in this Act shall be available for reprogramming or transfer 
until the report identified in subsection (a) is submitted to the 
congressional defense committees, unless the Secretary of Defense 
certifies in writing to the congressional defense committees that such 
reprogramming or transfer is necessary as an emergency requirement:  
Provided, That this subsection shall not apply to transfers from the 
following appropriations accounts:
            (1) ``Environmental Restoration, Army'';
            (2) ``Environmental Restoration, Navy'';
            (3) ``Environmental Restoration, Air Force'';
            (4) ``Environmental Restoration, Defense-wide''; and
            (5) ``Environmental Restoration, Formerly Used Defense 
        Sites''.

                           (transfer of funds)

    Sec. 8008.  During the current fiscal year, cash balances in working 
capital funds of the Department of Defense established pursuant to 
section 2208 of title 10, United States Code, may be maintained in only 
such amounts as are necessary at any time for cash disbursements to be 
made from such funds:  Provided, That transfers may be made between such 
funds:  Provided further, That transfers may be made between working 
capital funds and the ``Foreign Currency Fluctuations, Defense'' 
appropriation and the ``Operation and Maintenance'' appropriation 
accounts in such amounts as may be determined by the Secretary of 
Defense, with the approval of the Office of Management and Budget, 
except that such transfers may not be made unless the Secretary of 
Defense has notified the Congress of the proposed transfer:  Provided 
further, That except in amounts equal to the amounts appropriated to

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working capital funds in this Act, no obligations may be made against a 
working capital fund to procure or increase the value of war reserve 
material inventory, unless the Secretary of Defense has notified the 
Congress prior to any such obligation.
    Sec. 8009.  Funds appropriated by this Act may not be used to 
initiate a special access program without prior notification 30 calendar 
days in advance to the congressional defense committees.
    Sec. 8010.  <<NOTE: 10 USC 2306b note.>> None of the funds provided 
in this Act shall be available to initiate: (1) a multiyear contract 
that employs economic order quantity procurement in excess of 
$20,000,000 in any one year of the contract or that includes an unfunded 
contingent liability in excess of $20,000,000; or (2) a contract for 
advance procurement leading to a multiyear contract that employs 
economic order quantity procurement in excess of $20,000,000 in any one 
year, unless the congressional defense committees have been notified at 
least 30 days in advance of the proposed contract award:  Provided, That 
no part of any appropriation contained in this Act shall be available to 
initiate a multiyear contract for which the economic order quantity 
advance procurement is not funded at least to the limits of the 
Government's liability:  Provided further, That no part of any 
appropriation contained in this Act shall be available to initiate 
multiyear procurement contracts for any systems or component thereof if 
the value of the multiyear contract would exceed $500,000,000 unless 
specifically provided in this Act:  Provided further, That no multiyear 
procurement contract can be terminated without 30-day prior notification 
to the congressional defense committees:  Provided further, That the 
execution of multiyear authority shall require the use of a present 
value analysis to determine lowest cost compared to an annual 
procurement:  Provided further, That none of the funds provided in this 
Act may be used for a multiyear contract executed after the date of the 
enactment of this Act unless in the case of any such contract--
            (1) the Secretary of Defense has submitted to Congress a 
        budget request for full funding of units to be procured through 
        the contract and, in the case of a contract for procurement of 
        aircraft, that includes, for any aircraft unit to be procured 
        through the contract for which procurement funds are requested 
        in that budget request for production beyond advance procurement 
        activities in the fiscal year covered by the budget, full 
        funding of procurement of such unit in that fiscal year;
            (2) cancellation provisions in the contract do not include 
        consideration of recurring manufacturing costs of the contractor 
        associated with the production of unfunded units to be delivered 
        under the contract;
            (3) the contract provides that payments to the contractor 
        under the contract shall not be made in advance of incurred 
        costs on funded units; and
            (4) the contract does not provide for a price adjustment 
        based on a failure to award a follow-on contract.

    Sec. 8011.  Within the funds appropriated for the operation and 
maintenance of the Armed Forces, funds are hereby appropriated pursuant 
to section 401 of title 10, United States Code, for humanitarian and 
civic assistance costs under chapter 20 of title 10, United States Code. 
Such funds may also be obligated for humanitarian and civic assistance 
costs incidental to authorized operations and pursuant to authority 
granted in section 401 of chapter 20 of title 10, United States Code, 
and these obligations

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shall be reported as required by section 401(d) of title 10, United 
States Code:  Provided, That funds available for operation and 
maintenance shall be available for providing humanitarian and similar 
assistance by using Civic Action Teams in the Trust Territories of the 
Pacific Islands and freely associated states of Micronesia, pursuant to 
the Compact of Free Association as authorized by Public Law 99-239:  
Provided further, That upon a determination by the Secretary of the Army 
that such action is beneficial for graduate medical education programs 
conducted at Army medical facilities located in Hawaii, the Secretary of 
the Army may authorize the provision of medical services at such 
facilities and transportation to such facilities, on a nonreimbursable 
basis, for civilian patients from American Samoa, the Commonwealth of 
the Northern Mariana Islands, the Marshall Islands, the Federated States 
of Micronesia, Palau, and Guam.
    Sec. 8012. (a) During fiscal year 2016, the civilian personnel of 
the Department of Defense may not be managed on the basis of any end-
strength, and the management of such personnel during that fiscal year 
shall not be subject to any constraint or limitation (known as an end-
strength) on the number of such personnel who may be employed on the 
last day of such fiscal year.
    (b) The fiscal year 2017 budget request for the Department of 
Defense as well as all justification material and other documentation 
supporting the fiscal year 2017 Department of Defense budget request 
shall be prepared and submitted to the Congress as if subsections (a) 
and (b) of this provision were effective with regard to fiscal year 
2017.
    (c) As required by section 1107 of the National Defense 
Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014 (Public Law 113-66; 10 U.S.C. 
2358 note) civilian personnel at the Department of Army Science and 
Technology Reinvention Laboratories may not be managed on the basis of 
the Table of Distribution and Allowances, and the management of the 
workforce strength shall be done in a manner consistent with the budget 
available with respect to such Laboratories.
    (d) Nothing in this section shall be construed to apply to military 
(civilian) technicians.
    Sec. 8013.  None of the funds made available by this Act shall be 
used in any way, directly or indirectly, to influence congressional 
action on any legislation or appropriation matters pending before the 
Congress.
    Sec. 8014.  None of the funds appropriated by this Act shall be 
available for the basic pay and allowances of any member of the Army 
participating as a full-time student and receiving benefits paid by the 
Secretary of Veterans Affairs from the Department of Defense Education 
Benefits Fund when time spent as a full-time student is credited toward 
completion of a service commitment:  Provided, That this section shall 
not apply to those members who have reenlisted with this option prior to 
October 1, 1987:  Provided further, That this section applies only to 
active components of the Army.

                           (transfer of funds)

    Sec. 8015.  Funds appropriated in title III of this Act for the 
Department of Defense Pilot Mentor-Protege Program may be transferred to 
any other appropriation contained in this Act solely for

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the purpose of implementing a Mentor-Protege Program developmental 
assistance agreement pursuant to section 831 of the National Defense 
Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 1991 (Public Law 101-510; 10 U.S.C. 
2302 note), as amended, under the authority of this provision or any 
other transfer authority contained in this Act.
    Sec. 8016.  None of the funds in this Act may be available for the 
purchase by the Department of Defense (and its departments and agencies) 
of welded shipboard anchor and mooring chain 4 inches in diameter and 
under unless the anchor and mooring chain are manufactured in the United 
States from components which are substantially manufactured in the 
United States:  Provided, That for the purpose of this section, the term 
``manufactured'' shall include cutting, heat treating, quality control, 
testing of chain and welding (including the forging and shot blasting 
process):  Provided further, That for the purpose of this section 
substantially all of the components of anchor and mooring chain shall be 
considered to be produced or manufactured in the United States if the 
aggregate cost of the components produced or manufactured in the United 
States exceeds the aggregate cost of the components produced or 
manufactured outside the United States:  Provided further, That when 
adequate domestic supplies are not available to meet Department of 
Defense requirements on a timely basis, the Secretary of the service 
responsible for the procurement may waive this restriction on a case-by-
case basis by certifying in writing to the Committees on Appropriations 
that such an acquisition must be made in order to acquire capability for 
national security purposes.
    Sec. 8017.  Of the amounts appropriated for ``Working Capital Fund, 
Army'', $145,000,000 shall be available to maintain competitive rates at 
the arsenals.
    Sec. 8018.  None of the funds available to the Department of Defense 
may be used to demilitarize or dispose of M-1 Carbines, M-1 Garand 
rifles, M-14 rifles, .22 caliber rifles, .30 caliber rifles, or M-1911 
pistols, or to demilitarize or destroy small arms ammunition or 
ammunition components that are not otherwise prohibited from commercial 
sale under Federal law, unless the small arms ammunition or ammunition 
components are certified by the Secretary of the Army or designee as 
unserviceable or unsafe for further use.
    Sec. 8019.  No more than $500,000 of the funds appropriated or made 
available in this Act shall be used during a single fiscal year for any 
single relocation of an organization, unit, activity or function of the 
Department of Defense into or within the National Capital Region:  
Provided, That the Secretary of Defense may waive this restriction on a 
case-by-case basis by certifying in writing to the congressional defense 
committees that such a relocation is required in the best interest of 
the Government.
    Sec. 8020.  Of the funds made available in this Act, $15,000,000 
shall be available for incentive payments authorized by section 504 of 
the Indian Financing Act of 1974 (25 U.S.C. 1544):  Provided, That a 
prime contractor or a subcontractor at any tier that makes a subcontract 
award to any subcontractor or supplier as defined in section 1544 of 
title 25, United States Code, or a small business owned and controlled 
by an individual or individuals defined under section 4221(9) of title 
25, United States Code, shall be considered a contractor for the 
purposes of being allowed additional compensation under section 504 of 
the Indian Financing Act of 1974 (25

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U.S.C. 1544) whenever the prime contract or subcontract amount is over 
$500,000 and involves the expenditure of funds appropriated by an Act 
making appropriations for the Department of Defense with respect to any 
fiscal year:  Provided further, That notwithstanding section 1906 of 
title 41, United States Code, this section shall be applicable to any 
Department of Defense acquisition of supplies or services, including any 
contract and any subcontract at any tier for acquisition of commercial 
items produced or manufactured, in whole or in part, by any 
subcontractor or supplier defined in section 1544 of title 25, United 
States Code, or a small business owned and controlled by an individual 
or individuals defined under section 4221(9) of title 25, United States 
Code.
    Sec. 8021.  Funds appropriated by this Act for the Defense Media 
Activity shall not be used for any national or international political 
or psychological activities.
    Sec. 8022.  During the current fiscal year, the Department of 
Defense is authorized to incur obligations of not to exceed $350,000,000 
for purposes specified in section 2350j(c) of title 10, United States 
Code, in anticipation of receipt of contributions, only from the 
Government of Kuwait, under that section:  Provided, That, upon receipt, 
such contributions from the Government of Kuwait shall be credited to 
the appropriations or fund which incurred such obligations.
    Sec. 8023. (a) Of the funds made available in this Act, not less 
than $39,500,000 shall be available for the Civil Air Patrol 
Corporation, of which--
            (1) $27,400,000 shall be available from ``Operation and 
        Maintenance, Air Force'' to support Civil Air Patrol Corporation 
        operation and maintenance, readiness, counter-drug activities, 
        and drug demand reduction activities involving youth programs;
            (2) $10,400,000 shall be available from ``Aircraft 
        Procurement, Air Force''; and
            (3) $1,700,000 shall be available from ``Other Procurement, 
        Air Force'' for vehicle procurement.

    (b) The Secretary of the Air Force should waive reimbursement for 
any funds used by the Civil Air Patrol for counter-drug activities in 
support of Federal, State, and local government agencies.
    Sec. 8024. (a) None of the funds appropriated in this Act are 
available to establish a new Department of Defense (department) 
federally funded research and development center (FFRDC), either as a 
new entity, or as a separate entity administrated by an organization 
managing another FFRDC, or as a nonprofit membership corporation 
consisting of a consortium of other FFRDCs and other nonprofit entities.
    (b) No member of a Board of Directors, Trustees, Overseers, Advisory 
Group, Special Issues Panel, Visiting Committee, or any similar entity 
of a defense FFRDC, and no paid consultant to any defense FFRDC, except 
when acting in a technical advisory capacity, may be compensated for his 
or her services as a member of such entity, or as a paid consultant by 
more than one FFRDC in a fiscal year:  Provided, That a member of any 
such entity referred to previously in this subsection shall be allowed 
travel expenses and per diem as authorized under the Federal Joint 
Travel Regulations, when engaged in the performance of membership 
duties.
    (c) Notwithstanding any other provision of law, none of the funds 
available to the department from any source during fiscal

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year 2016 may be used by a defense FFRDC, through a fee or other payment 
mechanism, for construction of new buildings, for payment of cost 
sharing for projects funded by Government grants, for absorption of 
contract overruns, or for certain charitable contributions, not to 
include employee participation in community service and/or development:  
Provided, That up to 1 percent of funds provided in this Act for support 
of defense FFRDCs may be used for planning and design of scientific or 
engineering facilities:  Provided further, That the Secretary of Defense 
shall notify the congressional defense committees 15 days in advance of 
exercising the authority in the previous proviso.
    (d) Notwithstanding any other provision of law, of the funds 
available to the department during fiscal year 2016, not more than 5,750 
staff years of technical effort (staff years) may be funded for defense 
FFRDCs:  Provided, That, of the specific amount referred to previously 
in this subsection, not more than 1,125 staff years may be funded for 
the defense studies and analysis FFRDCs:  Provided further, That this 
subsection shall not apply to staff years funded in the National 
Intelligence Program (NIP) and the Military Intelligence Program (MIP).
    (e) The Secretary of Defense shall, with the submission of the 
department's fiscal year 2017 budget request, submit a report presenting 
the specific amounts of staff years of technical effort to be allocated 
for each defense FFRDC during that fiscal year and the associated budget 
estimates.
    (f) Notwithstanding any other provision of this Act, the total 
amount appropriated in this Act for FFRDCs is hereby reduced by 
$65,000,000.
    Sec. 8025.  None of the funds appropriated or made available in this 
Act shall be used to procure carbon, alloy, or armor steel plate for use 
in any Government-owned facility or property under the control of the 
Department of Defense which were not melted and rolled in the United 
States or Canada:  Provided, That these procurement restrictions shall 
apply to any and all Federal Supply Class 9515, American Society of 
Testing and Materials (ASTM) or American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) 
specifications of carbon, alloy or armor steel plate:  Provided further, 
That the Secretary of the military department responsible for the 
procurement may waive this restriction on a case-by-case basis by 
certifying in writing to the Committees on Appropriations of the House 
of Representatives and the Senate that adequate domestic supplies are 
not available to meet Department of Defense requirements on a timely 
basis and that such an acquisition must be made in order to acquire 
capability for national security purposes:  Provided further, That these 
restrictions shall not apply to contracts which are in being as of the 
date of the enactment of this Act.
    Sec. 8026.  <<NOTE: 10 USC 2731 note.>> For the purposes of this 
Act, the term ``congressional defense committees'' means the Armed 
Services Committee of the House of Representatives, the Armed Services 
Committee of the Senate, the Subcommittee on Defense of the Committee on 
Appropriations of the Senate, and the Subcommittee on Defense of the 
Committee on Appropriations of the House of Representatives.

    Sec. 8027.  During the current fiscal year, the Department of 
Defense may acquire the modification, depot maintenance and repair of 
aircraft, vehicles and vessels as well as the production of components 
and other Defense-related articles, through competition between 
Department of Defense depot maintenance activities

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and private firms:  Provided, That the Senior Acquisition Executive of 
the military department or Defense Agency concerned, with power of 
delegation, shall certify that successful bids include comparable 
estimates of all direct and indirect costs for both public and private 
bids:  Provided further, That Office of Management and Budget Circular 
A-76 shall not apply to competitions conducted under this section.
    Sec. 8028. <<NOTE: 41 USC 8304 note.>> (a)(1) If the Secretary of 
Defense, after consultation with the United States Trade Representative, 
determines that a foreign country which is party to an agreement 
described in paragraph (2) has violated the terms of the agreement by 
discriminating against certain types of products produced in the United 
States that are covered by the agreement, the Secretary of Defense shall 
rescind the Secretary's blanket waiver of the Buy American Act with 
respect to such types of products produced in that foreign country.

    (2) An agreement referred to in paragraph (1) is any reciprocal 
defense procurement memorandum of understanding, between the United 
States and a foreign country pursuant to which the Secretary of Defense 
has prospectively waived the Buy American Act for certain products in 
that country.
    (b) The Secretary of Defense shall submit to the Congress a report 
on the amount of Department of Defense purchases from foreign entities 
in fiscal year 2016. Such report shall separately indicate the dollar 
value of items for which the Buy American Act was waived pursuant to any 
agreement described in subsection (a)(2), the Trade Agreement Act of 
1979 (19 U.S.C. 2501 et seq.), or any international agreement to which 
the United States is a party.
    (c) For purposes of this section, the term ``Buy American Act'' 
means chapter 83 of title 41, United States Code.
    Sec. 8029.  During the current fiscal year, amounts contained in the 
Department of Defense Overseas Military Facility Investment Recovery 
Account established by section 2921(c)(1) of the National Defense 
Authorization Act of 1991 (Public Law 101-510; 10 U.S.C. 2687 note) 
shall be available until expended for the payments specified by section 
2921(c)(2) of that Act.
    Sec. 8030. (a) Notwithstanding any other provision of law, the 
Secretary of the Air Force may convey at no cost to the Air Force, 
without consideration, to Indian tribes located in the States of Nevada, 
Idaho, North Dakota, South Dakota, Montana, Oregon, Minnesota, and 
Washington relocatable military housing units located at Grand Forks Air 
Force Base, Malmstrom Air Force Base, Mountain Home Air Force Base, 
Ellsworth Air Force Base, and Minot Air Force Base that are excess to 
the needs of the Air Force.
    (b) The Secretary of the Air Force shall convey, at no cost to the 
Air Force, military housing units under subsection (a) in accordance 
with the request for such units that are submitted to the Secretary by 
the Operation Walking Shield Program on behalf of Indian tribes located 
in the States of Nevada, Idaho, North Dakota, South Dakota, Montana, 
Oregon, Minnesota, and Washington. Any such conveyance shall be subject 
to the condition that the housing units shall be removed within a 
reasonable period of time, as determined by the Secretary.
    (c) The Operation Walking Shield Program shall resolve any conflicts 
among requests of Indian tribes for housing units under

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subsection (a) before submitting requests to the Secretary of the Air 
Force under subsection (b).
    (d) In this section, the term ``Indian tribe'' means any recognized 
Indian tribe included on the current list published by the Secretary of 
the Interior under section 104 of the Federally Recognized Indian Tribe 
Act of 1994 (Public Law 103-454; 108 Stat. 4792; 25 U.S.C. 479a-1).
    Sec. 8031.  During the current fiscal year, appropriations which are 
available to the Department of Defense for operation and maintenance may 
be used to purchase items having an investment item unit cost of not 
more than $250,000.
    Sec. 8032.  None of the funds made available by this Act may be used 
to--
            (1) disestablish, or prepare to disestablish, a Senior 
        Reserve Officers' Training Corps program in accordance with 
        Department of Defense Instruction Number 1215.08, dated June 26, 
        2006; or
            (2) close, downgrade from host to extension center, or place 
        on probation a Senior Reserve Officers' Training Corps program 
        in accordance with the information paper of the Department of 
        the Army titled ``Army Senior Reserve Officers' Training Corps 
        (SROTC) Program Review and Criteria'', dated January 27, 2014.

    Sec. 8033.  <<NOTE: 10 USC 2484 note.>> The Secretary of Defense 
shall issue regulations to prohibit the sale of any tobacco or tobacco-
related products in military resale outlets in the United States, its 
territories and possessions at a price below the most competitive price 
in the local community:  Provided, That such regulations shall direct 
that the prices of tobacco or tobacco-related products in overseas 
military retail outlets shall be within the range of prices established 
for military retail system stores located in the United States.

    Sec. 8034. (a) During the current fiscal year, none of the 
appropriations or funds available to the Department of Defense Working 
Capital Funds shall be used for the purchase of an investment item for 
the purpose of acquiring a new inventory item for sale or anticipated 
sale during the current fiscal year or a subsequent fiscal year to 
customers of the Department of Defense Working Capital Funds if such an 
item would not have been chargeable to the Department of Defense 
Business Operations Fund during fiscal year 1994 and if the purchase of 
such an investment item would be chargeable during the current fiscal 
year to appropriations made to the Department of Defense for 
procurement.
    (b) The fiscal year 2017 budget request for the Department of 
Defense as well as all justification material and other documentation 
supporting the fiscal year 2017 Department of Defense budget shall be 
prepared and submitted to the Congress on the basis that any equipment 
which was classified as an end item and funded in a procurement 
appropriation contained in this Act shall be budgeted for in a proposed 
fiscal year 2017 procurement appropriation and not in the supply 
management business area or any other area or category of the Department 
of Defense Working Capital Funds.
    Sec. 8035.  None of the funds appropriated by this Act for programs 
of the Central Intelligence Agency shall remain available for obligation 
beyond the current fiscal year, except for funds appropriated for the 
Reserve for Contingencies, which shall remain available until September 
30, 2017: <<NOTE: 50 USC 3521 note.>>   Provided, That funds 
appropriated,

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transferred, or otherwise credited to the Central Intelligence Agency 
Central Services Working Capital Fund during this or any prior or 
subsequent fiscal year shall remain available until expended:  Provided 
further, That any funds appropriated or transferred to the Central 
Intelligence Agency for advanced research and development acquisition, 
for agent operations, and for covert action programs authorized by the 
President under section 503 of the National Security Act of 1947 (50 
U.S.C. 3093) shall remain available until September 30, 2017.

    Sec. 8036.  Notwithstanding any other provision of law, funds made 
available in this Act for the Defense Intelligence Agency may be used 
for the design, development, and deployment of General Defense 
Intelligence Program intelligence communications and intelligence 
information systems for the Services, the Unified and Specified 
Commands, and the component commands.
    Sec. 8037.  Of the funds appropriated to the Department of Defense 
under the heading ``Operation and Maintenance, Defense-Wide'', not less 
than $12,000,000 shall be made available only for the mitigation of 
environmental impacts, including training and technical assistance to 
tribes, related administrative support, the gathering of information, 
documenting of environmental damage, and developing a system for 
prioritization of mitigation and cost to complete estimates for 
mitigation, on Indian lands resulting from Department of Defense 
activities.
    Sec. 8038. (a) None of the funds appropriated in this Act may be 
expended by an entity of the Department of Defense unless the entity, in 
expending the funds, complies with the Buy American Act. For purposes of 
this subsection, the term ``Buy American Act'' means chapter 83 of title 
41, United States Code.
    (b) If the Secretary of Defense determines that a person has been 
convicted of intentionally affixing a label bearing a ``Made in 
America'' inscription to any product sold in or shipped to the United 
States that is not made in America, the Secretary shall determine, in 
accordance with section 2410f of title 10, United States Code, whether 
the person should be debarred from contracting with the Department of 
Defense.
    (c) In the case of any equipment or products purchased with 
appropriations provided under this Act, it is the sense of the Congress 
that any entity of the Department of Defense, in expending the 
appropriation, purchase only American-made equipment and products, 
provided that American-made equipment and products are cost-competitive, 
quality competitive, and available in a timely fashion.
    Sec. 8039.  <<NOTE: 10 USC 2304 note.>> None of the funds 
appropriated by this Act and hereafter shall be available for a contract 
for studies, analysis, or consulting services entered into without 
competition on the basis of an unsolicited proposal unless the head of 
the activity responsible for the procurement determines--
            (1) as a result of thorough technical evaluation, only one 
        source is found fully qualified to perform the proposed work;
            (2) the purpose of the contract is to explore an unsolicited 
        proposal which offers significant scientific or technological 
        promise, represents the product of original thinking, and was 
        submitted in confidence by one source; or
            (3) the purpose of the contract is to take advantage of 
        unique and significant industrial accomplishment by a specific 
        concern, or to insure that a new product or idea of a specific

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        concern is given financial support:  Provided, That this 
        limitation shall not apply to contracts in an amount of less 
        than $25,000, contracts related to improvements of equipment 
        that is in development or production, or contracts as to which a 
        civilian official of the Department of Defense, who has been 
        confirmed by the Senate, determines that the award of such 
        contract is in the interest of the national defense.

    Sec. 8040. (a) Except as provided in subsections (b) and (c), none 
of the funds made available by this Act may be used--
            (1) to establish a field operating agency; or
            (2) to pay the basic pay of a member of the Armed Forces or 
        civilian employee of the department who is transferred or 
        reassigned from a headquarters activity if the member or 
        employee's place of duty remains at the location of that 
        headquarters.

    (b) The Secretary of Defense or Secretary of a military department 
may waive the limitations in subsection (a), on a case-by-case basis, if 
the Secretary determines, and certifies to the Committees on 
Appropriations of the House of Representatives and the Senate that the 
granting of the waiver will reduce the personnel requirements or the 
financial requirements of the department.
    (c) This section does not apply to--
            (1) field operating agencies funded within the National 
        Intelligence Program;
            (2) an Army field operating agency established to eliminate, 
        mitigate, or counter the effects of improvised explosive 
        devices, and, as determined by the Secretary of the Army, other 
        similar threats;
            (3) an Army field operating agency established to improve 
        the effectiveness and efficiencies of biometric activities and 
        to integrate common biometric technologies throughout the 
        Department of Defense; or
            (4) an Air Force field operating agency established to 
        administer the Air Force Mortuary Affairs Program and Mortuary 
        Operations for the Department of Defense and authorized Federal 
        entities.

    Sec. 8041. (a) None of the funds appropriated by this Act shall be 
available to convert to contractor performance an activity or function 
of the Department of Defense that, on or after the date of the enactment 
of this Act, is performed by Department of Defense civilian employees 
unless--
            (1) the conversion is based on the result of a public-
        private competition that includes a most efficient and cost 
        effective organization plan developed by such activity or 
        function;
            (2) the Competitive Sourcing Official determines that, over 
        all performance periods stated in the solicitation of offers for 
        performance of the activity or function, the cost of performance 
        of the activity or function by a contractor would be less costly 
        to the Department of Defense by an amount that equals or exceeds 
        the lesser of--
                    (A) 10 percent of the most efficient organization's 
                personnel-related costs for performance of that activity 
                or function by Federal employees; or
                    (B) $10,000,000; and
            (3) the contractor does not receive an advantage for a 
        proposal that would reduce costs for the Department of Defense 
        by--

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                    (A) not making an employer-sponsored health 
                insurance plan available to the workers who are to be 
                employed in the performance of that activity or function 
                under the contract; or
                    (B) offering to such workers an employer-sponsored 
                health benefits plan that requires the employer to 
                contribute less towards the premium or subscription 
                share than the amount that is paid by the Department of 
                Defense for health benefits for civilian employees under 
                chapter 89 of title 5, United States Code.

    (b)(1) The Department of Defense, without regard to subsection (a) 
of this section or subsection (a), (b), or (c) of section 2461 of title 
10, United States Code, and notwithstanding any administrative 
regulation, requirement, or policy to the contrary shall have full 
authority to enter into a contract for the performance of any commercial 
or industrial type function of the Department of Defense that--
            (A) is included on the procurement list established pursuant 
        to section 2 of the Javits-Wagner-O'Day Act (section 8503 of 
        title 41, United States Code);
            (B) is planned to be converted to performance by a qualified 
        nonprofit agency for the blind or by a qualified nonprofit 
        agency for other severely handicapped individuals in accordance 
        with that Act; or
            (C) is planned to be converted to performance by a qualified 
        firm under at least 51 percent ownership by an Indian tribe, as 
        defined in section 4(e) of the Indian Self-Determination and 
        Education Assistance Act (25 U.S.C. 450b(e)), or a Native 
        Hawaiian Organization, as defined in section 8(a)(15) of the 
        Small Business Act (15 U.S.C. 637(a)(15)).

    (2) This section shall not apply to depot contracts or contracts for 
depot maintenance as provided in sections 2469 and 2474 of title 10, 
United States Code.
    (c) The conversion of any activity or function of the Department of 
Defense under the authority provided by this section shall be credited 
toward any competitive or outsourcing goal, target, or measurement that 
may be established by statute, regulation, or policy and is deemed to be 
awarded under the authority of, and in compliance with, subsection (h) 
of section 2304 of title 10, United States Code, for the competition or 
outsourcing of commercial activities.

                              (rescissions)

    Sec. 8042.  Of the funds appropriated in Department of Defense 
Appropriations Acts, the following funds are hereby rescinded from the 
following accounts and programs in the specified amounts:  Provided, 
That no amounts may be rescinded from amounts that were designated by 
the Congress for Overseas Contingency Operations/Global War on Terrorism 
or as an emergency requirement pursuant to the Concurrent Resolution on 
the Budget or the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 
1985, as amended:
            ``Cooperative Threat Reduction Account'', 2014/2016, 
        $15,000,000;
            ``Aircraft Procurement, Army'', 2014/2016, $9,295,000;
            ``Other Procurement, Army'', 2014/2016, $40,000,000;

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            ``Aircraft Procurement, Navy'', 2014/2016, $53,415,000;
            ``Weapons Procurement, Navy'', 2014/2016, $888,000;
            ``Aircraft Procurement, Air Force'', 2014/2016, $2,300,000;
            ``Procurement of Ammunition, Air Force'', 2014/2016, 
        $6,300,000;
            ``Other Procurement, Air Force'', 2014/2016, $90,000,000;
            ``Aircraft Procurement, Army'', 2015/2017, $25,000,000;
            ``Procurement of Weapons and Tracked Combat Vehicles, 
        Army'', 2015/2017, $7,500,000;
            ``Other Procurement, Army'', 2015/2017, $30,000,000;
            ``Aircraft Procurement, Navy'', 2015/2017, $11,702,000;
            ``Weapons Procurement, Navy'', 2015/2017, $15,422,000;
            ``Procurement of Ammunition, Navy and Marine Corps'', 2015/
        2017, $8,906,000;
            ``Procurement, Marine Corps'', 2015/2017, $66,477,000;
            ``Aircraft Procurement, Air Force'', 2015/2017, 
        $199,046,000;
            ``Missile Procurement, Air Force'', 2015/2017, $212,000,000;
            ``Other Procurement, Air Force'', 2015/2017, $17,000,000;
            ``Research, Development, Test and Evaluation, Army'', 2015/
        2016, $9,299,000;
            ``Research, Development, Test and Evaluation, Navy'', 2015/
        2016, $228,387,000;
            ``Research, Development, Test and Evaluation, Air Force'', 
        2015/2016, $718,500,000; and
            ``Research, Development, Test and Evaluation, Defense-
        Wide'', 2015/2016, $2,500,000.

    Sec. 8043.  None of the funds available in this Act may be used to 
reduce the authorized positions for military technicians (dual status) 
of the Army National Guard, Air National Guard, Army Reserve and Air 
Force Reserve for the purpose of applying any administratively imposed 
civilian personnel ceiling, freeze, or reduction on military technicians 
(dual status), unless such reductions are a direct result of a reduction 
in military force structure.
    Sec. 8044.  None of the funds appropriated or otherwise made 
available in this Act may be obligated or expended for assistance to the 
Democratic People's Republic of Korea unless specifically appropriated 
for that purpose.
    Sec. 8045.  Funds appropriated in this Act for operation and 
maintenance of the Military Departments, Combatant Commands and Defense 
Agencies shall be available for reimbursement of pay, allowances and 
other expenses which would otherwise be incurred against appropriations 
for the National Guard and Reserve when members of the National Guard 
and Reserve provide intelligence or counterintelligence support to 
Combatant Commands, Defense Agencies and Joint Intelligence Activities, 
including the activities and programs included within the National 
Intelligence Program and the Military Intelligence Program:  Provided, 
That nothing in this section authorizes deviation from established 
Reserve and National Guard personnel and training procedures.
    Sec. 8046. <<NOTE: 10 USC 374 note.>> (a) None of the funds 
available to the Department of Defense for any fiscal year for drug 
interdiction or counter-drug activities may be transferred to any other 
department or agency of the United States except as specifically 
provided in an appropriations law.

    (b) <<NOTE: 50 USC 3506 note.>> None of the funds available to the 
Central Intelligence Agency for any fiscal year for drug interdiction or 
counter-drug

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activities may be transferred to any other department or agency of the 
United States except as specifically provided in an appropriations law.

    Sec. 8047.  None of the funds appropriated by this Act may be used 
for the procurement of ball and roller bearings other than those 
produced by a domestic source and of domestic origin:  Provided, That 
the Secretary of the military department responsible for such 
procurement may waive this restriction on a case-by-case basis by 
certifying in writing to the Committees on Appropriations of the House 
of Representatives and the Senate, that adequate domestic supplies are 
not available to meet Department of Defense requirements on a timely 
basis and that such an acquisition must be made in order to acquire 
capability for national security purposes:  Provided further, That this 
restriction shall not apply to the purchase of ``commercial items'', as 
defined by section 103 of title 41, United States Code, except that the 
restriction shall apply to ball or roller bearings purchased as end 
items.
    Sec. 8048.  None of the funds made available by this Act for Evolved 
Expendable Launch Vehicle service competitive procurements may be used 
unless the competitive procurements are open for award to all certified 
providers of Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicle-class systems:  Provided, 
That the award shall be made to the provider that offers the best value 
to the government:  Provided further, That notwithstanding any other 
provision of law, award may be made to a launch service provider 
competing with any certified launch vehicle in its inventory regardless 
of the country of origin of the rocket engine that will be used on its 
launch vehicle, in order to ensure robust competition and continued 
assured access to space.
    Sec. 8049.  In addition to the amounts appropriated or otherwise 
made available elsewhere in this Act, $44,000,000 is hereby appropriated 
to the Department of Defense:  Provided, That upon the determination of 
the Secretary of Defense that it shall serve the national interest, the 
Secretary shall make grants in the amounts specified as follows: 
$20,000,000 to the United Service Organizations and $24,000,000 to the 
Red Cross.
    Sec. 8050.  None of the funds in this Act may be used to purchase 
any supercomputer which is not manufactured in the United States, unless 
the Secretary of Defense certifies to the congressional defense 
committees that such an acquisition must be made in order to acquire 
capability for national security purposes that is not available from 
United States manufacturers.
    Sec. 8051.  Notwithstanding any other provision in this Act, the 
Small Business Innovation Research program and the Small Business 
Technology Transfer program set-asides shall be taken proportionally 
from all programs, projects, or activities to the extent they contribute 
to the extramural budget.
    Sec. 8052.  None of the funds available to the Department of Defense 
under this Act shall be obligated or expended to pay a contractor under 
a contract with the Department of Defense for costs of any amount paid 
by the contractor to an employee when--
            (1) such costs are for a bonus or otherwise in excess of the 
        normal salary paid by the contractor to the employee; and
            (2) such bonus is part of restructuring costs associated 
        with a business combination.

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                      (including transfer of funds)

    Sec. 8053.  During the current fiscal year, no more than $30,000,000 
of appropriations made in this Act under the heading ``Operation and 
Maintenance, Defense-Wide'' may be transferred to appropriations 
available for the pay of military personnel, to be merged with, and to 
be available for the same time period as the appropriations to which 
transferred, to be used in support of such personnel in connection with 
support and services for eligible organizations and activities outside 
the Department of Defense pursuant to section 2012 of title 10, United 
States Code.
    Sec. 8054.  During the current fiscal year, in the case of an 
appropriation account of the Department of Defense for which the period 
of availability for obligation has expired or which has closed under the 
provisions of section 1552 of title 31, United States Code, and which 
has a negative unliquidated or unexpended balance, an obligation or an 
adjustment of an obligation may be charged to any current appropriation 
account for the same purpose as the expired or closed account if--
            (1) the obligation would have been properly chargeable 
        (except as to amount) to the expired or closed account before 
        the end of the period of availability or closing of that 
        account;
            (2) the obligation is not otherwise properly chargeable to 
        any current appropriation account of the Department of Defense; 
        and
            (3) in the case of an expired account, the obligation is not 
        chargeable to a current appropriation of the Department of 
        Defense under the provisions of section 1405(b)(8) of the 
        National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 1991, Public 
        Law 101-510, as amended (31 U.S.C. 1551 note):  Provided, That 
        in the case of an expired account, if subsequent review or 
        investigation discloses that there was not in fact a negative 
        unliquidated or unexpended balance in the account, any charge to 
        a current account under the authority of this section shall be 
        reversed and recorded against the expired account:  Provided 
        further, That the total amount charged to a current 
        appropriation under this section may not exceed an amount equal 
        to 1 percent of the total appropriation for that account.

    Sec. 8055. (a) Notwithstanding any other provision of law, the Chief 
of the National Guard Bureau may permit the use of equipment of the 
National Guard Distance Learning Project by any person or entity on a 
space-available, reimbursable basis. The Chief of the National Guard 
Bureau shall establish the amount of reimbursement for such use on a 
case-by-case basis.
    (b) Amounts collected under subsection (a) shall be credited to 
funds available for the National Guard Distance Learning Project and be 
available to defray the costs associated with the use of equipment of 
the project under that subsection. Such funds shall be available for 
such purposes without fiscal year limitation.
    Sec. 8056.  None of the funds available to the Department of Defense 
may be obligated to modify command and control relationships to give 
Fleet Forces Command operational and administrative control of United 
States Navy forces assigned to the Pacific fleet:  Provided, That the 
command and control relationships which existed on October 1, 2004, 
shall remain in force unless changes are specifically authorized in a 
subsequent Act:  Provided further,

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That this section does not apply to administrative control of Navy Air 
and Missile Defense Command.

                      (including transfer of funds)

    Sec. 8057.  Of the funds appropriated in this Act under the heading 
``Operation and Maintenance, Defense-wide'', $25,000,000 shall be for 
continued implementation and expansion of the Sexual Assault Special 
Victims' Counsel Program:  Provided, That the funds are made available 
for transfer to the Department of the Army, the Department of the Navy, 
and the Department of the Air Force:  Provided further, That funds 
transferred shall be merged with and available for the same purposes and 
for the same time period as the appropriations to which the funds are 
transferred:  Provided further, That this transfer authority is in 
addition to any other transfer authority provided in this Act.
    Sec. 8058.  None of the funds appropriated in title IV of this Act 
may be used to procure end-items for delivery to military forces for 
operational training, operational use or inventory requirements:  
Provided, That this restriction does not apply to end-items used in 
development, prototyping, and test activities preceding and leading to 
acceptance for operational use:  Provided further, That this restriction 
does not apply to programs funded within the National Intelligence 
Program:  Provided further, That the Secretary of Defense may waive this 
restriction on a case-by-case basis by certifying in writing to the 
Committees on Appropriations of the House of Representatives and the 
Senate that it is in the national security interest to do so.
    Sec. 8059. (a) The Secretary of Defense may, on a case-by-case 
basis, waive with respect to a foreign country each limitation on the 
procurement of defense items from foreign sources provided in law if the 
Secretary determines that the application of the limitation with respect 
to that country would invalidate cooperative programs entered into 
between the Department of Defense and the foreign country, or would 
invalidate reciprocal trade agreements for the procurement of defense 
items entered into under section 2531 of title 10, United States Code, 
and the country does not discriminate against the same or similar 
defense items produced in the United States for that country.
    (b) Subsection (a) applies with respect to--
            (1) contracts and subcontracts entered into on or after the 
        date of the enactment of this Act; and
            (2) options for the procurement of items that are exercised 
        after such date under contracts that are entered into before 
        such date if the option prices are adjusted for any reason other 
        than the application of a waiver granted under subsection (a).

    (c) Subsection (a) does not apply to a limitation regarding 
construction of public vessels, ball and roller bearings, food, and 
clothing or textile materials as defined by section XI (chapters 50-65) 
of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States and products 
classified under headings 4010, 4202, 4203, 6401 through 6406, 6505, 
7019, 7218 through 7229, 7304.41 through 7304.49, 7306.40, 7502 through 
7508, 8105, 8108, 8109, 8211, 8215, and 9404.
    Sec. 8060.  Notwithstanding any other provision of law, none of the 
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or any other Act may be used to consolidate or relocate any element of a 
United States Air Force Rapid Engineer Deployable Heavy Operational 
Repair Squadron Engineer (RED HORSE) outside of the United States until 
the Secretary of the Air Force--
            (1) completes an analysis and comparison of the cost and 
        infrastructure investment required to consolidate or relocate a 
        RED HORSE squadron outside of the United States versus within 
        the United States;
            (2) provides to the congressional defense committees a 
        report detailing the findings of the cost analysis; and
            (3) certifies in writing to the congressional defense 
        committees that the preferred site for the consolidation or 
        relocation yields the greatest savings for the Air Force:

  Provided, That the term ``United States'' in this section does not 
include any territory or possession of the United States.
    Sec. 8061.  None of the funds appropriated or otherwise made 
available by this or other Department of Defense Appropriations Acts may 
be obligated or expended for the purpose of performing repairs or 
maintenance to military family housing units of the Department of 
Defense, including areas in such military family housing units that may 
be used for the purpose of conducting official Department of Defense 
business.
    Sec. 8062.  Notwithstanding any other provision of law, funds 
appropriated in this Act under the heading ``Research, Development, Test 
and Evaluation, Defense-Wide'' for any new start advanced concept 
technology demonstration project or joint capability demonstration 
project may only be obligated 45 days after a report, including a 
description of the project, the planned acquisition and transition 
strategy and its estimated annual and total cost, has been provided in 
writing to the congressional defense committees:  Provided, That the 
Secretary of Defense may waive this restriction on a case-by-case basis 
by certifying to the congressional defense committees that it is in the 
national interest to do so.
    Sec. 8063.  The Secretary of Defense shall continue to provide a 
classified quarterly report to the House and Senate Appropriations 
Committees, Subcommittees on Defense on certain matters as directed in 
the classified annex accompanying this Act.
    Sec. 8064.  Notwithstanding section 12310(b) of title 10, United 
States Code, a Reserve who is a member of the National Guard serving on 
full-time National Guard duty under section 502(f) of title 32, United 
States Code, may perform duties in support of the ground-based elements 
of the National Ballistic Missile Defense System.
    Sec. 8065.  None of the funds provided in this Act may be used to 
transfer to any nongovernmental entity ammunition held by the Department 
of Defense that has a center-fire cartridge and a United States military 
nomenclature designation of ``armor penetrator'', ``armor piercing 
(AP)'', ``armor piercing incendiary (API)'', or ``armor-piercing 
incendiary tracer (API-T)'', except to an entity performing 
demilitarization services for the Department of Defense under a contract 
that requires the entity to demonstrate to the satisfaction of the 
Department of Defense that armor piercing projectiles are either: (1) 
rendered incapable of reuse by the demilitarization process; or (2) used 
to manufacture ammunition pursuant to a contract with the Department of 
Defense or the manufacture of ammunition for export pursuant to a 
License for Permanent

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Export of Unclassified Military Articles issued by the Department of 
State.
    Sec. 8066.  Notwithstanding any other provision of law, the Chief of 
the National Guard Bureau, or his designee, may waive payment of all or 
part of the consideration that otherwise would be required under section 
2667 of title 10, United States Code, in the case of a lease of personal 
property for a period not in excess of 1 year to any organization 
specified in section 508(d) of title 32, United States Code, or any 
other youth, social, or fraternal nonprofit organization as may be 
approved by the Chief of the National Guard Bureau, or his designee, on 
a case-by-case basis.
    Sec. 8067.  None of the funds appropriated by this Act shall be used 
for the support of any nonappropriated funds activity of the Department 
of Defense that procures malt beverages and wine with nonappropriated 
funds for resale (including such alcoholic beverages sold by the drink) 
on a military installation located in the United States unless such malt 
beverages and wine are procured within that State, or in the case of the 
District of Columbia, within the District of Columbia, in which the 
military installation is located:  Provided, That, in a case in which 
the military installation is located in more than one State, purchases 
may be made in any State in which the installation is located:  Provided 
further, That such local procurement requirements for malt beverages and 
wine shall apply to all alcoholic beverages only for military 
installations in States which are not contiguous with another State:  
Provided further, That alcoholic beverages other than wine and malt 
beverages, in contiguous States and the District of Columbia shall be 
procured from the most competitive source, price and other factors 
considered.

                      (including transfer of funds)

    Sec. 8068.  Of the amounts appropriated in this Act under the 
heading ``Operation and Maintenance, Army'', $76,611,750 shall remain 
available until expended:  Provided, That, notwithstanding any other 
provision of law, the Secretary of Defense is authorized to transfer 
such funds to other activities of the Federal Government:  Provided 
further, That the Secretary of Defense is authorized to enter into and 
carry out contracts for the acquisition of real property, construction, 
personal services, and operations related to projects carrying out the 
purposes of this section:  Provided further, That contracts entered into 
under the authority of this section may provide for such indemnification 
as the Secretary determines to be necessary:  Provided further, That 
projects authorized by this section shall comply with applicable 
Federal, State, and local law to the maximum extent consistent with the 
national security, as determined by the Secretary of Defense.
    Sec. 8069. (a) None of the funds appropriated in this or any other 
Act may be used to take any action to modify--
            (1) the appropriations account structure for the National 
        Intelligence Program budget, including through the creation of a 
        new appropriation or new appropriation account;
            (2) how the National Intelligence Program budget request is 
        presented in the unclassified P-1, R-1, and O-1 documents 
        supporting the Department of Defense budget request;

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            (3) the process by which the National Intelligence Program 
        appropriations are apportioned to the executing agencies; or
            (4) the process by which the National Intelligence Program 
        appropriations are allotted, obligated and disbursed.

    (b) Nothing in section (a) shall be construed to prohibit the merger 
of programs or changes to the National Intelligence Program budget at or 
below the Expenditure Center level, provided such change is otherwise in 
accordance with paragraphs (a)(1)-(3).
    (c) The Director of National Intelligence and the Secretary of 
Defense may jointly, only for the purposes of achieving auditable 
financial statements and improving fiscal reporting, study and develop 
detailed proposals for alternative financial management processes. Such 
study shall include a comprehensive counterintelligence risk assessment 
to ensure that none of the alternative processes will adversely affect 
counterintelligence.
    (d) Upon development of the detailed proposals defined under 
subsection (c), the Director of National Intelligence and the Secretary 
of Defense shall--
            (1) provide the proposed alternatives to all affected 
        agencies;
            (2) receive certification from all affected agencies 
        attesting that the proposed alternatives will help achieve 
        auditability, improve fiscal reporting, and will not adversely 
        affect counterintelligence; and
            (3) not later than 30 days after receiving all necessary 
        certifications under paragraph (2), present the proposed 
        alternatives and certifications to the congressional defense and 
        intelligence committees.

    (e) This section shall not be construed to alter or affect the 
application of section 1633 of the National Defense Authorization Act 
for Fiscal Year 2016 to the amounts made available by this Act.
    Sec. 8070.  In addition to amounts provided elsewhere in this Act, 
$5,000,000 is hereby appropriated to the Department of Defense, to 
remain available for obligation until expended:  Provided, That 
notwithstanding any other provision of law, that upon the determination 
of the Secretary of Defense that it shall serve the national interest, 
these funds shall be available only for a grant to the Fisher House 
Foundation, Inc., only for the construction and furnishing of additional 
Fisher Houses to meet the needs of military family members when 
confronted with the illness or hospitalization of an eligible military 
beneficiary.

                      (including transfer of funds)

    Sec. 8071.  Of the amounts appropriated in this Act under the 
headings ``Procurement, Defense-Wide'' and ``Research, Development, Test 
and Evaluation, Defense-Wide'', $487,595,000 shall be for the Israeli 
Cooperative Programs:  Provided, That of this amount, $55,000,000 shall 
be for the Secretary of Defense to provide to the Government of Israel 
for the procurement of the Iron Dome defense system to counter short-
range rocket threats, subject to the U.S.-Israel Iron Dome Procurement 
Agreement, as amended; $286,526,000 shall be for the Short Range 
Ballistic Missile Defense (SRBMD) program, including cruise missile 
defense research and development under the SRBMD program, of which 
$150,000,000 shall be for production activities of SRBMD missiles in the 
United

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States and in Israel to meet Israel's defense requirements consistent 
with each nation's laws, regulations, and procedures, of which not more 
than $90,000,000, subject to previously established transfer procedures, 
may be obligated or expended until establishment of a U.S.-Israeli 
production agreement for SRBMD; $89,550,000 shall be for an upper-tier 
component to the Israeli Missile Defense Architecture, of which not more 
than $15,000,000, subject to previously established transfer procedures, 
may be obligated or expended until establishment of a U.S.-Israeli 
production agreement; and $56,519,000 shall be for the Arrow System 
Improvement Program including development of a long range, ground and 
airborne, detection suite:  Provided further, That funds made available 
under this provision for production of missiles and missile components 
may be transferred to appropriations available for the procurement of 
weapons and equipment, to be merged with and to be available for the 
same time period and the same purposes as the appropriation to which 
transferred:  Provided further, That the transfer authority provided 
under this provision is in addition to any other transfer authority 
contained in this Act.

                      (including transfer of funds)

    Sec. 8072.  Of the amounts appropriated in this Act under the 
heading ``Shipbuilding and Conversion, Navy'', $389,305,000 shall be 
available until September 30, 2016, to fund prior year shipbuilding cost 
increases:  Provided, That upon enactment of this Act, the Secretary of 
the Navy shall transfer funds to the following appropriations in the 
amounts specified:  Provided further, That the amounts transferred shall 
be merged with and be available for the same purposes as the 
appropriations to which transferred to:
            (1) Under the heading ``Shipbuilding and Conversion, Navy'', 
        2008/2016: Carrier Replacement Program $123,760,000;
            (2) Under the heading ``Shipbuilding and Conversion, Navy'', 
        2009/2016: LPD-17 Amphibious Transport Dock Program $22,860,000;
            (3) Under the heading ``Shipbuilding and Conversion, Navy'', 
        2012/2016: CVN Refueling Overhauls Program $20,029,000;
            (4) Under the heading ``Shipbuilding and Conversion, Navy'', 
        2012/2016: DDG-51 Destroyer $75,014,000;
            (5) Under the heading ``Shipbuilding and Conversion, Navy'', 
        2012/2016: Littoral Combat Ship $82,674,000;
            (6) Under the heading ``Shipbuilding and Conversion, Navy'', 
        2012/2016: LPD-17 Amphibious Transport Dock Program $38,733,000;
            (7) Under the heading ``Shipbuilding and Conversion, Navy'', 
        2012/2016: Joint High Speed Vessel $22,597,000; and
            (8) Under the heading ``Shipbuilding and Conversion, Navy'', 
        2013/2016: Joint High Speed Vessel $3,638,000.

    Sec. 8073.  Funds appropriated by this Act, or made available by the 
transfer of funds in this Act, for intelligence activities are deemed to 
be specifically authorized by the Congress for purposes of section 504 
of the National Security Act of 1947 (50 U.S.C. 3094) during fiscal year 
2016 until the enactment of the Intelligence Authorization Act for 
Fiscal Year 2016.

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    Sec. 8074.  None of the funds provided in this Act shall be 
available for obligation or expenditure through a reprogramming of funds 
that creates or initiates a new program, project, or activity unless 
such program, project, or activity must be undertaken immediately in the 
interest of national security and only after written prior notification 
to the congressional defense committees.
    Sec. 8075.  <<NOTE: 10 USC 221 note.>> The budget of the President 
for fiscal year 2017 submitted to the Congress pursuant to section 1105 
of title 31, United States Code, shall include separate budget 
justification documents for costs of United States Armed Forces' 
participation in contingency operations for the Military Personnel 
accounts, the Operation and Maintenance accounts, the Procurement 
accounts, and the Research, Development, Test and Evaluation accounts:  
Provided, That these documents shall include a description of the 
funding requested for each contingency operation, for each military 
service, to include all Active and Reserve components, and for each 
appropriations account:  Provided further, That these documents shall 
include estimated costs for each element of expense or object class, a 
reconciliation of increases and decreases for each contingency 
operation, and programmatic data including, but not limited to, troop 
strength for each Active and Reserve component, and estimates of the 
major weapons systems deployed in support of each contingency:  Provided 
further, That these documents shall include budget exhibits OP-5 and OP-
32 (as defined in the Department of Defense Financial Management 
Regulation) for all contingency operations for the budget year and the 
two preceding fiscal years.

    Sec. 8076.  None of the funds in this Act may be used for research, 
development, test, evaluation, procurement or deployment of nuclear 
armed interceptors of a missile defense system.
    Sec. 8077.  Notwithstanding any other provision of this Act, to 
reflect savings due to favorable foreign exchange rates, the total 
amount appropriated in this Act is hereby reduced by $1,500,789,000.
    Sec. 8078.  None of the funds appropriated or made available in this 
Act shall be used to reduce or disestablish the operation of the 53rd 
Weather Reconnaissance Squadron of the Air Force Reserve, if such action 
would reduce the WC-130 Weather Reconnaissance mission below the levels 
funded in this Act:  Provided, That the Air Force shall allow the 53rd 
Weather Reconnaissance Squadron to perform other missions in support of 
national defense requirements during the non-hurricane season.
    Sec. 8079.  None of the funds provided in this Act shall be 
available for integration of foreign intelligence information unless the 
information has been lawfully collected and processed during the conduct 
of authorized foreign intelligence activities:  Provided, That 
information pertaining to United States persons shall only be handled in 
accordance with protections provided in the Fourth Amendment of the 
United States Constitution as implemented through Executive Order No. 
12333.

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                      (including transfer of funds)

    Sec. 8080.  The Secretary of Defense may transfer funds from any 
available Department of the Navy appropriation to any available Navy 
ship construction appropriation for the purpose of liquidating necessary 
changes resulting from inflation, market fluctuations, or rate 
adjustments for any ship construction program appropriated in law:  
Provided, That the Secretary may transfer not to exceed $20,000,000 
under the authority provided by this section:  Provided further, That 
the Secretary may not transfer any funds until 30 days after the 
proposed transfer has been reported to the Committees on Appropriations 
of the House of Representatives and the Senate, unless a response from 
the Committees is received sooner:  Provided further, That any funds 
transferred pursuant to this section shall retain the same period of 
availability as when originally appropriated:  Provided further, That 
the transfer authority provided by this section is in addition to any 
other transfer authority contained elsewhere in this Act.
    Sec. 8081. (a) None of the funds appropriated by this Act may be 
used to transfer research and development, acquisition, or other program 
authority relating to current tactical unmanned aerial vehicles (TUAVs) 
from the Army.
    (b) The Army shall retain responsibility for and operational control 
of the MQ-1C Gray Eagle Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) in order to 
support the Secretary of Defense in matters relating to the employment 
of unmanned aerial vehicles.
    Sec. 8082.  Up to $15,000,000 of the funds appropriated under the 
heading ``Operation and Maintenance, Navy'' may be made available for 
the Asia Pacific Regional Initiative Program for the purpose of enabling 
the Pacific Command to execute Theater Security Cooperation activities 
such as humanitarian assistance, and payment of incremental and 
personnel costs of training and exercising with foreign security forces: 
 Provided, That funds made available for this purpose may be used, 
notwithstanding any other funding authorities for humanitarian 
assistance, security assistance or combined exercise expenses:  Provided 
further, That funds may not be obligated to provide assistance to any 
foreign country that is otherwise prohibited from receiving such type of 
assistance under any other provision of law.
    Sec. 8083.  None of the funds appropriated by this Act for programs 
of the Office of the Director of National Intelligence shall remain 
available for obligation beyond the current fiscal year, except for 
funds appropriated for research and technology, which shall remain 
available until September 30, 2017.
    Sec. 8084.  For purposes of section 1553(b) of title 31, United 
States Code, any subdivision of appropriations made in this Act under 
the heading ``Shipbuilding and Conversion, Navy'' shall be considered to 
be for the same purpose as any subdivision under the heading 
``Shipbuilding and Conversion, Navy'' appropriations in any prior fiscal 
year, and the 1 percent limitation shall apply to the total amount of 
the appropriation.
    Sec. 8085. (a) Not later than 60 days after the date of enactment of 
this Act, the Director of National Intelligence shall submit a report to 
the congressional intelligence committees to establish the baseline for 
application of reprogramming and transfer authorities for fiscal year 
2016:  Provided, That the report shall include--

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            (1) a table for each appropriation with a separate column to 
        display the President's budget request, adjustments made by 
        Congress, adjustments due to enacted rescissions, if 
        appropriate, and the fiscal year enacted level;
            (2) a delineation in the table for each appropriation by 
        Expenditure Center and project; and
            (3) an identification of items of special congressional 
        interest.

    (b) None of the funds provided for the National Intelligence Program 
in this Act shall be available for reprogramming or transfer until the 
report identified in subsection (a) is submitted to the congressional 
intelligence committees, unless the Director of National Intelligence 
certifies in writing to the congressional intelligence committees that 
such reprogramming or transfer is necessary as an emergency requirement.
    Sec. 8086.  None of the funds made available by this Act may be used 
to eliminate, restructure, or realign Army Contracting Command-New 
Jersey or make disproportionate personnel reductions at any Army 
Contracting Command-New Jersey sites without 30-day prior notification 
to the congressional defense committees.
    Sec. 8087.  None of the funds made available by this Act may be used 
to retire, divest, realign, or transfer RQ-4B Global Hawk aircraft, or 
to disestablish or convert units associated with such aircraft.
    Sec. 8088.  None of the funds made available by this Act for excess 
defense articles, assistance under section 1206 of the National Defense 
Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2006 (Public Law 109-163; 119 Stat. 
3456), or peacekeeping operations for the countries designated annually 
to be in violation of the standards of the Child Soldiers Prevention Act 
of 2008 (Public Law 110-457; 22 U.S.C. 2370c-1) may be used to support 
any military training or operation that includes child soldiers, as 
defined by the Child Soldiers Prevention Act of 2008, unless such 
assistance is otherwise permitted under section 404 of the Child 
Soldiers Prevention Act of 2008.

                      (including transfer of funds)

    Sec. 8089.  Of the funds appropriated in the Intelligence Community 
Management Account for the Program Manager for the Information Sharing 
Environment, $20,000,000 is available for transfer by the Director of 
National Intelligence to other departments and agencies for purposes of 
Government-wide information sharing activities:  Provided, That funds 
transferred under this provision are to be merged with and available for 
the same purposes and time period as the appropriation to which 
transferred:  Provided further, That the Office of Management and Budget 
must approve any transfers made under this provision.
    Sec. 8090. (a) None of the funds provided for the National 
Intelligence Program in this or any prior appropriations Act shall be 
available for obligation or expenditure through a reprogramming or 
transfer of funds in accordance with section 102A(d) of the National 
Security Act of 1947 (50 U.S.C. 3024(d)) that--
            (1) creates a new start effort;
            (2) terminates a program with appropriated funding of 
        $10,000,000 or more;

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            (3) transfers funding into or out of the National 
        Intelligence Program; or
            (4) transfers funding between appropriations, unless the 
        congressional intelligence committees are notified 30 days in 
        advance of such reprogramming of funds; this notification period 
        may be reduced for urgent national security requirements.

    (b) None of the funds provided for the National Intelligence Program 
in this or any prior appropriations Act shall be available for 
obligation or expenditure through a reprogramming or transfer of funds 
in accordance with section 102A(d) of the National Security Act of 1947 
(50 U.S.C. 3024(d)) that results in a cumulative increase or decrease of 
the levels specified in the classified annex accompanying the Act unless 
the congressional intelligence committees are notified 30 days in 
advance of such reprogramming of funds; this notification period may be 
reduced for urgent national security requirements.
    Sec. 8091.  <<NOTE: 50 USC 3103 note.>> The Director of National 
Intelligence shall submit to Congress each year, at or about the time 
that the President's budget is submitted to Congress that year under 
section 1105(a) of title 31, United States Code, a future-years 
intelligence program (including associated annexes) reflecting the 
estimated expenditures and proposed appropriations included in that 
budget. Any such future-years intelligence program shall cover the 
fiscal year with respect to which the budget is submitted and at least 
the four succeeding fiscal years.

    Sec. 8092.  For the purposes of this Act, the term ``congressional 
intelligence committees'' means the Permanent Select Committee on 
Intelligence of the House of Representatives, the Select Committee on 
Intelligence of the Senate, the Subcommittee on Defense of the Committee 
on Appropriations of the House of Representatives, and the Subcommittee 
on Defense of the Committee on Appropriations of the Senate.
    Sec. 8093.  <<NOTE: 10 USC 127a note.>> The Department of Defense 
shall continue to report incremental contingency operations costs for 
Operation Inherent Resolve, Operation Freedom's Sentinel, and any named 
successor operations, on a monthly basis and any other operation 
designated and identified by the Secretary of Defense for the purposes 
of section 127a of title 10, United States Code, on a semi-annual basis 
in the Cost of War Execution Report as prescribed in the Department of 
Defense Financial Management Regulation Department of Defense 
Instruction 7000.14, Volume 12, Chapter 23 ``Contingency Operations'', 
Annex 1, dated September 2005.

                      (including transfer of funds)

    Sec. 8094.  During the current fiscal year, not to exceed 
$11,000,000 from each of the appropriations made in title II of this Act 
for ``Operation and Maintenance, Army'', ``Operation and Maintenance, 
Navy'', and ``Operation and Maintenance, Air Force'' may be transferred 
by the military department concerned to its central fund established for 
Fisher Houses and Suites pursuant to section 2493(d) of title 10, United 
States Code.

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                      (including transfer of funds)

    Sec. 8095.  Funds appropriated by this Act for operation and 
maintenance may be available for the purpose of making remittances and 
transfer to the Defense Acquisition Workforce Development Fund in 
accordance with section 1705 of title 10, United States Code.
    Sec. 8096. (a) Any agency receiving funds made available in this 
Act, shall, subject to subsections (b) and (c), post on the public Web 
site of that agency any report required to be submitted by the Congress 
in this or any other Act, upon the determination by the head of the 
agency that it shall serve the national interest.
    (b) Subsection (a) shall not apply to a report if--
            (1) the public posting of the report compromises national 
        security; or
            (2) the report contains proprietary information.

    (c) The head of the agency posting such report shall do so only 
after such report has been made available to the requesting Committee or 
Committees of Congress for no less than 45 days.
    Sec. 8097. (a) None of the funds appropriated or otherwise made 
available by this Act may be expended for any Federal contract for an 
amount in excess of $1,000,000, unless the contractor agrees not to--
            (1) enter into any agreement with any of its employees or 
        independent contractors that requires, as a condition of 
        employment, that the employee or independent contractor agree to 
        resolve through arbitration any claim under title VII of the 
        Civil Rights Act of 1964 or any tort related to or arising out 
        of sexual assault or harassment, including assault and battery, 
        intentional infliction of emotional distress, false 
        imprisonment, or negligent hiring, supervision, or retention; or
            (2) take any action to enforce any provision of an existing 
        agreement with an employee or independent contractor that 
        mandates that the employee or independent contractor resolve 
        through arbitration any claim under title VII of the Civil 
        Rights Act of 1964 or any tort related to or arising out of 
        sexual assault or harassment, including assault and battery, 
        intentional infliction of emotional distress, false 
        imprisonment, or negligent hiring, supervision, or retention.

    (b) None of the funds appropriated or otherwise made available by 
this Act may be expended for any Federal contract unless the contractor 
certifies that it requires each covered subcontractor to agree not to 
enter into, and not to take any action to enforce any provision of, any 
agreement as described in paragraphs (1) and (2) of subsection (a), with 
respect to any employee or independent contractor performing work 
related to such subcontract. For purposes of this subsection, a 
``covered subcontractor'' is an entity that has a subcontract in excess 
of $1,000,000 on a contract subject to subsection (a).
    (c) The prohibitions in this section do not apply with respect to a 
contractor's or subcontractor's agreements with employees or independent 
contractors that may not be enforced in a court of the United States.
    (d) The Secretary of Defense may waive the application of subsection 
(a) or (b) to a particular contractor or subcontractor for the purposes 
of a particular contract or subcontract if the Secretary or the Deputy 
Secretary personally determines that the

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waiver is necessary to avoid harm to national security interests of the 
United States, and that the term of the contract or subcontract is not 
longer than necessary to avoid such harm. The determination shall set 
forth with specificity the grounds for the waiver and for the contract 
or subcontract term selected, and shall state any alternatives 
considered in lieu of a waiver and the reasons each such alternative 
would not avoid harm to national security interests of the United 
States. The Secretary of Defense shall transmit to Congress, and 
simultaneously make public, any determination under this subsection not 
less than 15 business days before the contract or subcontract addressed 
in the determination may be awarded.

                      (including transfer of funds)

    Sec. 8098.  From within the funds appropriated for operation and 
maintenance for the Defense Health Program in this Act, up to 
$121,000,000, shall be available for transfer to the Joint Department of 
Defense-Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Facility Demonstration 
Fund in accordance with the provisions of section 1704 of the National 
Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2010, Public Law 111-84:  
Provided, That for purposes of section 1704(b), the facility operations 
funded are operations of the integrated Captain James A. Lovell Federal 
Health Care Center, consisting of the North Chicago Veterans Affairs 
Medical Center, the Navy Ambulatory Care Center, and supporting 
facilities designated as a combined Federal medical facility as 
described by section 706 of Public Law 110-417:  Provided further, That 
additional funds may be transferred from funds appropriated for 
operation and maintenance for the Defense Health Program to the Joint 
Department of Defense-Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Facility 
Demonstration Fund upon written notification by the Secretary of Defense 
to the Committees on Appropriations of the House of Representatives and 
the Senate.
    Sec. 8099.  Appropriations available to the Department of Defense 
may be used for the purchase of heavy and light armored vehicles for the 
physical security of personnel or for force protection purposes up to a 
limit of $450,000 per vehicle, notwithstanding price or other 
limitations applicable to the purchase of passenger carrying vehicles.
    Sec. 8100.  None of the funds appropriated or otherwise made 
available by this Act or any other Act may be used by the Department of 
Defense or a component thereof in contravention of the provisions of 
section 130h of title 10, United States Code (as added by section 1671 
of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2016).
    Sec. 8101.  The Secretary of Defense shall report quarterly the 
numbers of civilian personnel end strength by appropriation account for 
each and every appropriation account used to finance Federal civilian 
personnel salaries to the congressional defense committees within 15 
days after the end of each fiscal quarter.

                      (including transfer of funds)

    Sec. 8102.  Upon a determination by the Director of National 
Intelligence that such action is necessary and in the national interest, 
the Director may, with the approval of the Office of Management and 
Budget, transfer not to exceed $1,500,000,000

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of the funds made available in this Act for the National Intelligence 
Program:  Provided, That such authority to transfer may not be used 
unless for higher priority items, based on unforeseen intelligence 
requirements, than those for which originally appropriated and in no 
case where the item for which funds are requested has been denied by the 
Congress:  Provided further, That a request for multiple reprogrammings 
of funds using authority provided in this section shall be made prior to 
June 30, 2016.
    Sec. 8103.  None of the funds appropriated or otherwise made 
available in this or any other Act may be used to transfer, release, or 
assist in the transfer or release to or within the United States, its 
territories, or possessions Khalid Sheikh Mohammed or any other detainee 
who--
            (1) is not a United States citizen or a member of the Armed 
        Forces of the United States; and
            (2) is or was held on or after June 24, 2009, at United 
        States Naval Station, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, by the Department of 
        Defense.

    Sec. 8104. (a) None of the funds appropriated or otherwise made 
available in this or any other Act may be used to construct, acquire, or 
modify any facility in the United States, its territories, or 
possessions to house any individual described in subsection (c) for the 
purposes of detention or imprisonment in the custody or under the 
effective control of the Department of Defense.
    (b) The prohibition in subsection (a) shall not apply to any 
modification of facilities at United States Naval Station, Guantanamo 
Bay, Cuba.
    (c) An individual described in this subsection is any individual 
who, as of June 24, 2009, is located at United States Naval Station, 
Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, and who--
            (1) is not a citizen of the United States or a member of the 
        Armed Forces of the United States; and
            (2) is--
                    (A) in the custody or under the effective control of 
                the Department of Defense; or
                    (B) otherwise under detention at United States Naval 
                Station, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.

    Sec. 8105.  None of the funds appropriated or otherwise made 
available in this Act may be used to transfer any individual detained at 
United States Naval Station Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, to the custody or 
control of the individual's country of origin, any other foreign 
country, or any other foreign entity except in accordance with sections 
1033 and 1034 of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 
2016.
    Sec. 8106.  None of the funds made available by this Act may be used 
in contravention of the War Powers Resolution (50 U.S.C. 1541 et seq.).

                      (including transfer of funds)

    Sec. 8107.  Of the amounts appropriated for ``Operation and 
Maintenance, Navy'', up to $1,000,000 shall be available for transfer to 
the John C. Stennis Center for Public Service Development Trust Fund 
established under section 116 of the John C. Stennis Center for Public 
Service Training and Development Act (2 U.S.C. 1105).

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    Sec. 8108.  None of the funds made available by this Act may be used 
by the Department of Defense or any other Federal agency to lease or 
purchase new light duty vehicles, for any executive fleet, or for any 
agency's fleet inventory, except in accordance with Presidential 
Memorandum-Federal Fleet Performance, dated May 24, 2011.
    Sec. 8109. (a) None of the funds appropriated or otherwise made 
available by this or any other Act may be used by the Secretary of 
Defense, or any other official or officer of the Department of Defense, 
to enter into a contract, memorandum of understanding, or cooperative 
agreement with, or make a grant to, or provide a loan or loan guarantee 
to Rosoboronexport or any subsidiary of Rosoboronexport.
    (b) The Secretary of Defense may waive the limitation in subsection 
(a) if the Secretary, in consultation with the Secretary of State and 
the Director of National Intelligence, determines that it is in the 
vital national security interest of the United States to do so, and 
certifies in writing to the congressional defense committees that, to 
the best of the Secretary's knowledge:
            (1) Rosoboronexport has ceased the transfer of lethal 
        military equipment to, and the maintenance of existing lethal 
        military equipment for, the Government of the Syrian Arab 
        Republic;
            (2) The armed forces of the Russian Federation have 
        withdrawn from Crimea, other than armed forces present on 
        military bases subject to agreements in force between the 
        Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of 
        Ukraine; and
            (3) Agents of the Russian Federation have ceased taking 
        active measures to destabilize the control of the Government of 
        Ukraine over eastern Ukraine.

    (c) The Inspector General of the Department of Defense shall conduct 
a review of any action involving Rosoboronexport with respect to a 
waiver issued by the Secretary of Defense pursuant to subsection (b), 
and not later than 90 days after the date on which such a waiver is 
issued by the Secretary of Defense, the Inspector General shall submit 
to the congressional defense committees a report containing the results 
of the review conducted with respect to such waiver.
    Sec. 8110.  None of the funds made available in this Act may be used 
for the purchase or manufacture of a flag of the United States unless 
such flags are treated as covered items under section 2533a(b) of title 
10, United States Code.
    Sec. 8111. <<NOTE: 10 USC 2731 note.>> (a) Of the funds appropriated 
in this Act for the Department of Defense, amounts may be made 
available, under such regulations as the Secretary of Defense may 
prescribe, to local military commanders appointed by the Secretary, or 
by an officer or employee designated by the Secretary, to provide at 
their discretion ex gratia payments in amounts consistent with 
subsection (d) of this section for damage, personal injury, or death 
that is incident to combat operations of the Armed Forces in a foreign 
country.

    (b) An ex gratia payment under this section may be provided only 
if--
            (1) the prospective foreign civilian recipient is determined 
        by the local military commander to be friendly to the United 
        States;

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            (2) a claim for damages would not be compensable under 
        chapter 163 of title 10, United States Code (commonly known as 
        the ``Foreign Claims Act''); and
            (3) the property damage, personal injury, or death was not 
        caused by action by an enemy.

    (c) Nature of Payments.--Any payments provided under a program under 
subsection (a) shall not be considered an admission or acknowledgement 
of any legal obligation to compensate for any damage, personal injury, 
or death.
    (d) Amount of Payments.--If the Secretary of Defense determines a 
program under subsection (a) to be appropriate in a particular setting, 
the amounts of payments, if any, to be provided to civilians determined 
to have suffered harm incident to combat operations of the Armed Forces 
under the program should be determined pursuant to regulations 
prescribed by the Secretary and based on an assessment, which should 
include such factors as cultural appropriateness and prevailing economic 
conditions.
    (e) Legal Advice.--Local military commanders shall receive legal 
advice before making ex gratia payments under this subsection. The legal 
advisor, under regulations of the Department of Defense, shall advise on 
whether an ex gratia payment is proper under this section and applicable 
Department of Defense regulations.
    (f) Written Record.--A written record of any ex gratia payment 
offered or denied shall be kept by the local commander and on a timely 
basis submitted to the appropriate office in the Department of Defense 
as determined by the Secretary of Defense.
    (g) Report.--The Secretary of Defense shall report to the 
congressional defense committees on an annual basis the efficacy of the 
ex gratia payment program including the number of types of cases 
considered, amounts offered, the response from ex gratia payment 
recipients, and any recommended modifications to the program.
    Sec. 8112.  None of the funds available in this Act to the 
Department of Defense, other than appropriations made for necessary or 
routine refurbishments, upgrades or maintenance activities, shall be 
used to reduce or to prepare to reduce the number of deployed and non-
deployed strategic delivery vehicles and launchers below the levels set 
forth in the report submitted to Congress in accordance with section 
1042 of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012.
    Sec. 8113.  The Secretary of Defense shall post grant awards on a 
public Web site in a searchable format.
    Sec. 8114.  None of the funds made available by this Act may be used 
to realign forces at Lajes Air Force Base, Azores, Portugal, until the 
Secretary of Defense certifies to the congressional defense committees 
that the Secretary of Defense has determined, based on an analysis of 
operational requirements, that Lajes Air Force Base is not an optimal 
location for the Joint Intelligence Analysis Complex.
    Sec. 8115.  None of the funds made available by this Act may be used 
to fund the performance of a flight demonstration team at a location 
outside of the United States:  Provided, That this prohibition applies 
only if a performance of a flight demonstration team at a location 
within the United States was canceled during the current fiscal year due 
to insufficient funding.

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    Sec. 8116.  None of the funds made available by this Act may be used 
by the National Security Agency to--
            (1) conduct an acquisition pursuant to section 702 of the 
        Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 for the purpose of 
        targeting a United States person; or
            (2) acquire, monitor, or store the contents (as such term is 
        defined in section 2510(8) of title 18, United States Code) of 
        any electronic communication of a United States person from a 
        provider of electronic communication services to the public 
        pursuant to section 501 of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance 
        Act of 1978.

                      (including transfer of funds)

    Sec. 8117.  In addition to amounts provided elsewhere in this Act 
for basic allowance for housing for military personnel, including active 
duty, reserve and National Guard personnel, $300,000,000 is hereby 
appropriated to the Department of Defense and made available for 
transfer only to military personnel accounts:  Provided, That the 
transfer authority provided under this heading is in addition to any 
other transfer authority provided elsewhere in this Act.
    Sec. 8118.  None of the funds made available by this Act may be 
obligated or expended to implement the Arms Trade Treaty until the 
Senate approves a resolution of ratification for the Treaty.
    Sec. 8119.  None of the funds made available in this or any other 
Act may be used to pay the salary of any officer or employee of any 
agency funded by this Act who approves or implements the transfer of 
administrative responsibilities or budgetary resources of any program, 
project, or activity financed by this Act to the jurisdiction of another 
Federal agency not financed by this Act without the express 
authorization of Congress:  Provided, That this limitation shall not 
apply to transfers of funds expressly provided for in Defense 
Appropriations Acts, or provisions of Acts providing supplemental 
appropriations for the Department of Defense.
    Sec. 8120.  None of the funds appropriated or otherwise made 
available by this Act may be used in contravention of section 1054 of 
the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2016, regarding 
transfer of AH-64 Apache helicopters from the Army National Guard to 
regular Army.
    Sec. 8121.  None of the funds made available in this Act may be 
obligated for activities authorized under section 1208 of the Ronald W. 
Reagan National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2005 (Public 
Law 112-81; 125 Stat. 1621) to initiate support for, or expand support 
to, foreign forces, irregular forces, groups, or individuals unless the 
congressional defense committees are notified in accordance with the 
direction contained in the classified annex accompanying this Act, not 
less than 15 days before initiating such support:  Provided, That none 
of the funds made available in this Act may be used under section 1208 
for any activity that is not in support of an ongoing military operation 
being conducted by United States Special Operations Forces to combat 
terrorism:  Provided further, That the Secretary of Defense may waive 
the prohibitions in this section if the Secretary determines that such 
waiver is required by extraordinary circumstances and, by not

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later than 72 hours after making such waiver, notifies the congressional 
defense committees of such waiver.
    Sec. 8122.  None of the funds made available by this Act may be used 
with respect to Iraq in contravention of the War Powers Resolution (50 
U.S.C. 1541 et seq.), including for the introduction of United States 
armed forces into hostilities in Iraq, into situations in Iraq where 
imminent involvement in hostilities is clearly indicated by the 
circumstances, or into Iraqi territory, airspace, or waters while 
equipped for combat, in contravention of the congressional consultation 
and reporting requirements of sections 3 and 4 of such Resolution (50 
U.S.C. 1542 and 1543).
    Sec. 8123.  None of the funds made available by this Act may be used 
to divest, retire, transfer, or place in storage or on backup aircraft 
inventory status, or prepare to divest, retire, transfer, or place in 
storage or on backup aircraft inventory status, any A-10 aircraft, or to 
disestablish any units of the active or reserve component associated 
with such aircraft.
    Sec. 8124.  Of the funds provided for ``Research, Development, Test 
and Evaluation, Defense-Wide'' in this Act, not less than $2,800,000 
shall be used to support the Department's activities related to the 
implementation of the Digital Accountability and Transparency Act 
(Public Law 113-101; 31 U.S.C. 6101 note) and to support the 
implementation of a uniform procurement instrument identifier as 
described in subpart 4.16 of Title 48, Code of Federal Regulations, to 
include changes in business processes, workforce, or information 
technology.
    Sec. 8125.  None of the funds provided in this Act for the T-AO(X) 
program shall be used to award a new contract that provides for the 
acquisition of the following components unless those components are 
manufactured in the United States: Auxiliary equipment (including pumps) 
for shipboard services; propulsion equipment (including engines, 
reduction gears, and propellers); shipboard cranes; and spreaders for 
shipboard cranes:  Provided, That the Secretary of the military 
department responsible for such procurement may waive these restrictions 
on a case-by-case basis by certifying in writing to the Committees on 
Appropriations of the House of Representatives and the Senate that 
adequate domestic supplies are not available to meet Department of 
Defense requirements on a timely and cost competitive basis and that 
such an acquisition must be made in order to acquire capability for 
national security purposes.
    Sec. 8126.  The amounts appropriated in title II of this Act are 
hereby reduced by $389,000,000 to reflect excess cash balances in 
Department of Defense Working Capital Funds, as follows:
            (1) From ``Operation and Maintenance, Army'', $138,000,000;
            (2) From ``Operation and Maintenance, Air Force'', 
        $251,000,000.

                              (rescission)

    Sec. 8127.  Of the unobligated balances available to the Department 
of Defense, the following funds are permanently rescinded from the 
following accounts and programs in the specified amounts to reflect 
excess cash balances in Department of Defense Working Capital Funds:  
Provided, That no amounts may be rescinded from

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amounts that were designated by the Congress for Overseas Contingency 
Operations/Global War on Terrorism or as an emergency requirement 
pursuant to the Concurrent Resolution on the Budget or the Balanced 
Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended:
            From ``Defense Working Capital Fund, Defense, X'', 
        $1,037,000,000.

    Sec. 8128.  Notwithstanding any other provision of this Act, to 
reflect savings due to lower than anticipated fuel costs, the total 
amount appropriated in title II of this Act is hereby reduced by 
$2,576,000,000.
    Sec. 8129.  None of the funds made available by this Act may be used 
to divest or retire, or to prepare to divest or retire, KC-10 aircraft.
    Sec. 8130.  None of the funds made available by this Act may be used 
to divest, retire, transfer, or place in storage or on backup aircraft 
inventory status, or prepare to divest, retire, transfer, or place in 
storage or on backup aircraft inventory status, any EC-130H aircraft.
    Sec. 8131.  None of the funds made available by this Act may be used 
for Government Travel Charge Card expenses by military or civilian 
personnel of the Department of Defense for gaming, or for entertainment 
that includes topless or nude entertainers or participants, as 
prohibited by Department of Defense FMR, Volume 9, Chapter 3 and 
Department of Defense Instruction 1015.10 (enclosure 3, 14a and 14b).
    Sec. 8132.  None of the funds made available by this Act may be used 
to propose, plan for, or execute a new or additional Base Realignment 
and Closure (BRAC) round.

                                TITLE IX

         OVERSEAS CONTINGENCY OPERATIONS/GLOBAL WAR ON TERRORISM

                           MILITARY PERSONNEL

                        Military Personnel, Army

    For an additional amount for ``Military Personnel, Army'', 
$1,846,356,000:  Provided, That such amount is designated by the 
Congress for Overseas Contingency Operations/Global War on Terrorism 
pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(A)(ii) of the Balanced Budget and 
Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

                        Military Personnel, Navy

    For an additional amount for ``Military Personnel, Navy'', 
$251,011,000:  Provided, That such amount is designated by the Congress 
for Overseas Contingency Operations/Global War on Terrorism pursuant to 
section 251(b)(2)(A)(ii) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit 
Control Act of 1985.

                    Military Personnel, Marine Corps

    For an additional amount for ``Military Personnel, Marine Corps'', 
$171,079,000:  Provided, That such amount is designated by the Congress 
for Overseas Contingency Operations/Global War

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on Terrorism pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(A)(ii) of the Balanced Budget 
and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

                      Military Personnel, Air Force

    For an additional amount for ``Military Personnel, Air Force'', 
$726,126,000:  Provided, That such amount is designated by the Congress 
for Overseas Contingency Operations/Global War on Terrorism pursuant to 
section 251(b)(2)(A)(ii) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit 
Control Act of 1985.

                         Reserve Personnel, Army

    For an additional amount for ``Reserve Personnel, Army'', 
$24,462,000:  Provided, That such amount is designated by the Congress 
for Overseas Contingency Operations/Global War on Terrorism pursuant to 
section 251(b)(2)(A)(ii) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit 
Control Act of 1985.

                         Reserve Personnel, Navy

    For an additional amount for ``Reserve Personnel, Navy'', 
$12,693,000:  Provided, That such amount is designated by the Congress 
for Overseas Contingency Operations/Global War on Terrorism pursuant to 
section 251(b)(2)(A)(ii) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit 
Control Act of 1985.

                     Reserve Personnel, Marine Corps

    For an additional amount for ``Reserve Personnel, Marine Corps'', 
$3,393,000:  Provided, That such amount is designated by the Congress 
for Overseas Contingency Operations/Global War on Terrorism pursuant to 
section 251(b)(2)(A)(ii) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit 
Control Act of 1985.

                      Reserve Personnel, Air Force

    For an additional amount for ``Reserve Personnel, Air Force'', 
$18,710,000:  Provided, That such amount is designated by the Congress 
for Overseas Contingency Operations/Global War on Terrorism pursuant to 
section 251(b)(2)(A)(ii) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit 
Control Act of 1985.

                     National Guard Personnel, Army

    For an additional amount for ``National Guard Personnel, Army'', 
$166,015,000:  Provided, That such amount is designated by the Congress 
for Overseas Contingency Operations/Global War on Terrorism pursuant to 
section 251(b)(2)(A)(ii) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit 
Control Act of 1985.

                   National Guard Personnel, Air Force

    For an additional amount for ``National Guard Personnel, Air 
Force'', $2,828,000:  Provided, That such amount is designated by the 
Congress for Overseas Contingency Operations/Global War on Terrorism 
pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(A)(ii) of the Balanced Budget and 
Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

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                        OPERATION AND MAINTENANCE

                     Operation and Maintenance, Army

    For an additional amount for ``Operation and Maintenance, Army'', 
$14,994,833,000:  Provided, That such amount is designated by the 
Congress for Overseas Contingency Operations/Global War on Terrorism 
pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(A)(ii) of the Balanced Budget and 
Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

                     Operation and Maintenance, Navy

    For an additional amount for ``Operation and Maintenance, Navy'', 
$7,169,611,000:  Provided, That such amount is designated by the 
Congress for Overseas Contingency Operations/Global War on Terrorism 
pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(A)(ii) of the Balanced Budget and 
Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

                 Operation and Maintenance, Marine Corps

    For an additional amount for ``Operation and Maintenance, Marine 
Corps'', $1,372,534,000:  Provided, That such amount is designated by 
the Congress for Overseas Contingency Operations/Global War on Terrorism 
pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(A)(ii) of the Balanced Budget and 
Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

                  Operation and Maintenance, Air Force

    For an additional amount for ``Operation and Maintenance, Air 
Force'', $11,128,813,000:  Provided, That such amount is designated by 
the Congress for Overseas Contingency Operations/Global War on Terrorism 
pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(A)(ii) of the Balanced Budget and 
Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

                 Operation and Maintenance, Defense-Wide

    For an additional amount for ``Operation and Maintenance, Defense-
Wide'', $5,665,633,000:  Provided, That of the funds provided under this 
heading, not to exceed $1,160,000,000, to remain available until 
September 30, 2017, shall be for payments to reimburse key cooperating 
nations for logistical, military, and other support, including access, 
provided to United States military and stability operations in 
Afghanistan and to counter the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant:  
Provided further, That such reimbursement payments may be made in such 
amounts as the Secretary of Defense, with the concurrence of the 
Secretary of State, and in consultation with the Director of the Office 
of Management and Budget, may determine, based on documentation 
determined by the Secretary of Defense to adequately account for the 
support provided, and such determination is final and conclusive upon 
the accounting officers of the United States, and 15 days following 
notification to the appropriate congressional committees:  Provided 
further, That these funds may be used for the purpose of providing 
specialized training and procuring supplies and specialized equipment 
and providing such supplies and loaning such equipment on a non-
reimbursable basis to coalition forces supporting United States military 
and stability operations in Afghanistan and to counter the

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Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, and 15 days following notification 
to the appropriate congressional committees:  Provided further, That 
these funds may be used to support the Governments of Jordan and 
Lebanon, in such amounts as the Secretary of Defense may determine, to 
enhance the ability of the armed forces of Jordan to increase or sustain 
security along its borders and the ability of the armed forces of 
Lebanon to increase or sustain security along its borders, upon 15 days 
prior written notification to the congressional defense committees 
outlining the amounts intended to be provided and the nature of the 
expenses incurred:  Provided further, That of the funds provided under 
this heading, up to $30,000,000 shall be for Operation Observant 
Compass:  Provided further, That the Secretary of Defense shall provide 
quarterly reports to the congressional defense committees on the use of 
funds provided in this paragraph:  Provided further, That such amount is 
designated by the Congress for Overseas Contingency Operations/Global 
War on Terrorism pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(A)(ii) of the Balanced 
Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

                 Operation and Maintenance, Army Reserve

    For an additional amount for ``Operation and Maintenance, Army 
Reserve'', $99,559,000:  Provided, That such amount is designated by the 
Congress for Overseas Contingency Operations/Global War on Terrorism 
pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(A)(ii) of the Balanced Budget and 
Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

                 Operation and Maintenance, Navy Reserve

    For an additional amount for ``Operation and Maintenance, Navy 
Reserve'', $31,643,000:  Provided, That such amount is designated by the 
Congress for Overseas Contingency Operations/Global War on Terrorism 
pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(A)(ii) of the Balanced Budget and 
Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

             Operation and Maintenance, Marine Corps Reserve

    For an additional amount for ``Operation and Maintenance, Marine 
Corps Reserve'', $3,455,000:  Provided, That such amount is designated 
by the Congress for Overseas Contingency Operations/Global War on 
Terrorism pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(A)(ii) of the Balanced Budget 
and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

              Operation and Maintenance, Air Force Reserve

    For an additional amount for ``Operation and Maintenance, Air Force 
Reserve'', $58,106,000:  Provided, That such amount is designated by the 
Congress for Overseas Contingency Operations/Global War on Terrorism 
pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(A)(ii) of the Balanced Budget and 
Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

             Operation and Maintenance, Army National Guard

    For an additional amount for ``Operation and Maintenance, Army 
National Guard'', $135,845,000:  Provided, That such amount is 
designated by the Congress for Overseas Contingency Operations/Global 
War on Terrorism pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(A)(ii) of the Balanced 
Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

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              Operation and Maintenance, Air National Guard

    For an additional amount for ``Operation and Maintenance, Air 
National Guard'', $19,900,000:  Provided, That such amount is designated 
by the Congress for Overseas Contingency Operations/Global War on 
Terrorism pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(A)(ii) of the Balanced Budget 
and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

                   Counterterrorism Partnerships Fund

                      (including transfer of funds)

    For the ``Counterterrorism Partnerships Fund'', $1,100,000,000, to 
remain available until September 30, 2017:  Provided, That such funds 
shall be available to provide support and assistance to foreign security 
forces or other groups or individuals to conduct, support, or facilitate 
counterterrorism and crisis response activities:  Provided further, That 
the Secretary of Defense shall transfer the funds provided herein to 
other appropriations provided for in this Act to be merged with and to 
be available for the same purposes and subject to the same authorities 
and for the same time period as the appropriation to which transferred:  
Provided further, That the transfer authority under this heading is in 
addition to any other transfer authority provided elsewhere in this Act: 
 Provided further, That the funds available under this heading are 
available for transfer only to the extent that the Secretary of Defense 
submits a prior approval reprogramming request to the congressional 
defense committees:  Provided further, That the Secretary of Defense 
shall comply with the appropriate vetting standards and procedures 
established in division C of the Consolidated and Further Continuing 
Appropriations Act of 2015 (Public Law 113-235) for any recipient of 
training, equipment, or other assistance:  Provided further, That the 
amount provided under this heading is designated by the Congress for 
Overseas Contingency Operations/Global War on Terrorism pursuant to 
section 251(b)(2)(A)(ii) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit 
Control Act of 1985.

                    Afghanistan Security Forces Fund

    For the ``Afghanistan Security Forces Fund'', $3,652,257,000, to 
remain available until September 30, 2017:  Provided, That such funds 
shall be available to the Secretary of Defense, notwithstanding any 
other provision of law, for the purpose of allowing the Commander, 
Combined Security Transition Command--Afghanistan, or the Secretary's 
designee, to provide assistance, with the concurrence of the Secretary 
of State, to the security forces of Afghanistan, including the provision 
of equipment, supplies, services, training, facility and infrastructure 
repair, renovation, construction, and funding:  Provided further, That 
the Secretary of Defense may obligate and expend funds made available to 
the Department of Defense in this title for additional costs associated 
with existing projects previously funded with amounts provided under the 
heading ``Afghanistan Infrastructure Fund'' in prior Acts:  Provided 
further, That such costs shall be limited to contract changes resulting 
from inflation, market fluctuation, rate adjustments, and other 
necessary contract actions to complete existing projects, and associated 
supervision and administration costs and costs for design during 
construction:  Provided further, That the

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Secretary may not use more than $50,000,000 under the authority provided 
in this section:  Provided further, That the Secretary shall notify in 
advance such contract changes and adjustments in annual reports to the 
congressional defense committees:  Provided further, That the authority 
to provide assistance under this heading is in addition to any other 
authority to provide assistance to foreign nations:  Provided further, 
That contributions of funds for the purposes provided herein from any 
person, foreign government, or international organization may be 
credited to this Fund, to remain available until expended, and used for 
such purposes:  Provided further, That the Secretary of Defense shall 
notify the congressional defense committees in writing upon the receipt 
and upon the obligation of any contribution, delineating the sources and 
amounts of the funds received and the specific use of such 
contributions:  Provided further, That the Secretary of Defense shall, 
not fewer than 15 days prior to obligating from this appropriation 
account, notify the congressional defense committees in writing of the 
details of any such obligation:  Provided further, That the Secretary of 
Defense shall notify the congressional defense committees of any 
proposed new projects or transfer of funds between budget sub-activity 
groups in excess of $20,000,000:  Provided further, That the United 
States may accept equipment procured using funds provided under this 
heading in this or prior Acts that was transferred to the security 
forces of Afghanistan and returned by such forces to the United States:  
Provided further, That equipment procured using funds provided under 
this heading in this or prior Acts, and not yet transferred to the 
security forces of Afghanistan or transferred to the security forces of 
Afghanistan and returned by such forces to the United States, may be 
treated as stocks of the Department of Defense upon written notification 
to the congressional defense committees:  Provided further, That of the 
funds provided under this heading, not less than $10,000,000 shall be 
for recruitment and retention of women in the Afghanistan National 
Security Forces, and the recruitment and training of female security 
personnel:  Provided further, That such amount is designated by the 
Congress for Overseas Contingency Operations/Global War on Terrorism 
pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(A)(ii) of the Balanced Budget and 
Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

                        Iraq Train and Equip Fund

    For the ``Iraq Train and Equip Fund'', $715,000,000, to remain 
available until September 30, 2017:  Provided, That such funds shall be 
available to the Secretary of Defense, in coordination with the 
Secretary of State, to provide assistance, including training; 
equipment; logistics support, supplies, and services; stipends; 
infrastructure repair, renovation, and sustainment, to military and 
other security forces of or associated with the Government of Iraq, 
including Kurdish and tribal security forces or other local security 
forces, with a national security mission, to counter the Islamic State 
of Iraq and the Levant:  Provided further, That the Secretary of Defense 
shall ensure that prior to providing assistance to elements of any 
forces such elements are appropriately vetted, including at a minimum, 
assessing such elements for associations with terrorist groups or groups 
associated with the Government of Iran; and receiving commitments from 
such elements to promote respect for human rights and the rule of law:  
Provided further,

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That the Secretary of Defense may accept and retain contributions, 
including assistance in-kind, from foreign governments, including the 
Government of Iraq, and other entities, to carry out assistance 
authorized under this heading:  Provided further, That contributions of 
funds for the purposes provided herein from any foreign government or 
other entities, may be credited to this Fund, to remain available until 
expended, and used for such purposes:  Provided further, That not more 
than 25 percent of the funds appropriated under this heading may be 
obligated or expended until not fewer than 15 days after: (1) the 
Secretary of Defense submits a report to the appropriate congressional 
committees, describing the plan for the provision of such training and 
assistance and the forces designated to receive such assistance; and (2) 
the President submits a report to the appropriate congressional 
committees on how assistance provided under this heading supports a 
larger regional strategy:  Provided further, That of the amount provided 
under this heading, not more than 60 percent may be obligated or 
expended until not fewer than 15 days after the date on which the 
Secretary of Defense certifies to the appropriate congressional 
committees that an amount equal to not less than 40 percent of the 
amount provided under this heading has been contributed by other 
countries and entities for the purposes for which funds are provided 
under this heading, of which at least 50 percent shall have been 
contributed or provided by the Government of Iraq:  Provided further, 
That the limitation in the preceding proviso shall not apply if the 
Secretary of Defense determines, in writing, that the national security 
objectives of the United States will be compromised by the application 
of the limitation to such assistance, and notifies the appropriate 
congressional committees not less than 15 days in advance of the 
exemption taking effect, including a justification for the Secretary's 
determination and a description of the assistance to be exempted from 
the application of such limitation:  Provided further, That the 
Secretary of Defense may waive a provision of law relating to the 
acquisition of items and support services or sections 40 and 40A of the 
Arms Export Control Act (22 U.S.C. 2780 and 2785) if the Secretary 
determines such provisions of law would prohibit, restrict, delay or 
otherwise limit the provision of such assistance and a notice of and 
justification for such waiver is submitted to the appropriate 
congressional committees:  Provided further, That the term ``appropriate 
congressional committees'' under this heading means the ``congressional 
defense committees'', the Committees on Appropriations and Foreign 
Relations of the Senate and the Committees on Appropriations and Foreign 
Affairs of the House of Representatives:  Provided further, That amounts 
made available under this heading are designated by the Congress for 
Overseas Contingency Operations/Global War on Terrorism pursuant to 
section 251(b)(2)(A)(ii) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit 
Control Act of 1985.

                               PROCUREMENT

                       Aircraft Procurement, Army

    For an additional amount for ``Aircraft Procurement, Army'', 
$161,987,000, to remain available until September 30, 2018:  Provided, 
That such amount is designated by the Congress for Overseas

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Contingency Operations/Global War on Terrorism pursuant to section 
251(b)(2)(A)(ii) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control 
Act of 1985.

                        Missile Procurement, Army

    For an additional amount for ``Missile Procurement, Army'', 
$37,260,000, to remain available until September 30, 2018:  Provided, 
That such amount is designated by the Congress for Overseas Contingency 
Operations/Global War on Terrorism pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(A)(ii) 
of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

        Procurement of Weapons and Tracked Combat Vehicles, Army

    For an additional amount for ``Procurement of Weapons and Tracked 
Combat Vehicles, Army'', $486,630,000, to remain available until 
September 30, 2018:  Provided, That such amount is designated by the 
Congress for Overseas Contingency Operations/Global War on Terrorism 
pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(A)(ii) of the Balanced Budget and 
Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

                     Procurement of Ammunition, Army

    For an additional amount for ``Procurement of Ammunition, Army'', 
$222,040,000, to remain available until September 30, 2018:  Provided, 
That such amount is designated by the Congress for Overseas Contingency 
Operations/Global War on Terrorism pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(A)(ii) 
of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

                         Other Procurement, Army

    For an additional amount for ``Other Procurement, Army'', 
$1,175,596,000, to remain available until September 30, 2018:  Provided, 
That such amount is designated by the Congress for Overseas Contingency 
Operations/Global War on Terrorism pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(A)(ii) 
of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

                       Aircraft Procurement, Navy

    For an additional amount for ``Aircraft Procurement, Navy'', 
$210,990,000, to remain available until September 30, 2018:  Provided, 
That such amount is designated by the Congress for Overseas Contingency 
Operations/Global War on Terrorism pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(A)(ii) 
of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

            Procurement of Ammunition, Navy and Marine Corps

    For an additional amount for ``Procurement of Ammunition, Navy and 
Marine Corps'', $117,966,000, to remain available until September 30, 
2018:  Provided, That such amount is designated by the Congress for 
Overseas Contingency Operations/Global War on Terrorism pursuant to 
section 251(b)(2)(A)(ii) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit 
Control Act of 1985.

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                         Other Procurement, Navy

    For an additional amount for ``Other Procurement, Navy'', 
$12,186,000, to remain available until September 30, 2018:  Provided, 
That such amount is designated by the Congress for Overseas Contingency 
Operations/Global War on Terrorism pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(A)(ii) 
of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

                        Procurement, Marine Corps

    For an additional amount for ``Procurement, Marine Corps'', 
$56,934,000, to remain available until September 30, 2018:  Provided, 
That such amount is designated by the Congress for Overseas Contingency 
Operations/Global War on Terrorism pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(A)(ii) 
of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

                     Aircraft Procurement, Air Force

    For an additional amount for ``Aircraft Procurement, Air Force'', 
$128,900,000, to remain available until September 30, 2018:  Provided, 
That such amount is designated by the Congress for Overseas Contingency 
Operations/Global War on Terrorism pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(A)(ii) 
of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

                     Missile Procurement, Air Force

    For an additional amount for ``Missile Procurement, Air Force'', 
$289,142,000, to remain available until September 30, 2018:  Provided, 
That such amount is designated by the Congress for Overseas Contingency 
Operations/Global War on Terrorism pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(A)(ii) 
of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

                  Procurement of Ammunition, Air Force

    For an additional amount for ``Procurement of Ammunition, Air 
Force'', $228,874,000, to remain available until September 30, 2018:  
Provided, That such amount is designated by the Congress for Overseas 
Contingency Operations/Global War on Terrorism pursuant to section 
251(b)(2)(A)(ii) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control 
Act of 1985.

                      Other Procurement, Air Force

    For an additional amount for ``Other Procurement, Air Force'', 
$3,477,001,000, to remain available until September 30, 2018:  Provided, 
That such amount is designated by the Congress for Overseas Contingency 
Operations/Global War on Terrorism pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(A)(ii) 
of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

                        Procurement, Defense-Wide

    For an additional amount for ``Procurement, Defense-Wide'', 
$173,918,000, to remain available until September 30, 2018:  Provided, 
That such amount is designated by the Congress for Overseas

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Contingency Operations/Global War on Terrorism pursuant to section 
251(b)(2)(A)(ii) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control 
Act of 1985.

              National Guard and Reserve Equipment Account

    For procurement of rotary-wing aircraft; combat, tactical and 
support vehicles; other weapons; and other procurement items for the 
reserve components of the Armed Forces, $1,000,000,000, to remain 
available for obligation until September 30, 2018:  Provided, That the 
Chiefs of National Guard and Reserve components shall, not later than 30 
days after enactment of this Act, individually submit to the 
congressional defense committees the modernization priority assessment 
for their respective National Guard or Reserve component:  Provided 
further, That none of the funds made available by this paragraph may be 
used to procure manned fixed wing aircraft, or procure or modify 
missiles, munitions, or ammunition:  Provided further, That such amount 
is designated by the Congress for Overseas Contingency Operations/Global 
War on Terrorism pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(A)(ii) of the Balanced 
Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

               RESEARCH, DEVELOPMENT, TEST AND EVALUATION

            Research, Development, Test and Evaluation, Army

    For an additional amount for ``Research, Development, Test and 
Evaluation, Army'', $1,500,000, to remain available until September 30, 
2017:  Provided, That such amount is designated by the Congress for 
Overseas Contingency Operations/Global War on Terrorism pursuant to 
section 251(b)(2)(A)(ii) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit 
Control Act of 1985.

            Research, Development, Test and Evaluation, Navy

    For an additional amount for ``Research, Development, Test and 
Evaluation, Navy'', $35,747,000, to remain available until September 30, 
2017:  Provided, That such amount is designated by the Congress for 
Overseas Contingency Operations/Global War on Terrorism pursuant to 
section 251(b)(2)(A)(ii) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit 
Control Act of 1985.

          Research, Development, Test and Evaluation, Air Force

    For an additional amount for ``Research, Development, Test and 
Evaluation, Air Force'', $17,100,000, to remain available until 
September 30, 2017:  Provided, That such amount is designated by the 
Congress for Overseas Contingency Operations/Global War on Terrorism 
pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(A)(ii) of the Balanced Budget and 
Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

        Research, Development, Test and Evaluation, Defense-Wide

    For an additional amount for ``Research, Development, Test and 
Evaluation, Defense-Wide'', $177,087,000, to remain available until 
September 30, 2017:  Provided, That such amount is designated by the 
Congress for Overseas Contingency Operations/Global War

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on Terrorism pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(A)(ii) of the Balanced Budget 
and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

                     REVOLVING AND MANAGEMENT FUNDS

                      Defense Working Capital Funds

    For an additional amount for ``Defense Working Capital Funds'', 
$88,850,000:  Provided, That such amount is designated by the Congress 
for Overseas Contingency Operations/Global War on Terrorism pursuant to 
section 251(b)(2)(A)(ii) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit 
Control Act of 1985.

                  OTHER DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE PROGRAMS

                         Defense Health Program

    For an additional amount for ``Defense Health Program'', 
$272,704,000, which shall be for operation and maintenance:  Provided, 
That such amount is designated by the Congress for Overseas Contingency 
Operations/Global War on Terrorism pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(A)(ii) 
of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

         Drug Interdiction and Counter-Drug Activities, Defense

    For an additional amount for ``Drug Interdiction and Counter-Drug 
Activities, Defense'', $186,000,000:  Provided, That such amount is 
designated by the Congress for Overseas Contingency Operations/Global 
War on Terrorism pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(A)(ii) of the Balanced 
Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

              Joint Improvised Explosive Device Defeat Fund

                      (including transfer of funds)

    For the ``Joint Improvised Explosive Device Defeat Fund'', 
$349,464,000, to remain available until September 30, 2018:  Provided, 
That such funds shall be available to the Secretary of Defense, 
notwithstanding any other provision of law, for the purpose of allowing 
the Director of the Joint Improvised Explosive Device Defeat 
Organization to investigate, develop and provide equipment, supplies, 
services, training, facilities, personnel and funds to assist United 
States forces in the defeat of improvised explosive devices:  Provided 
further, That the Secretary of Defense may transfer funds provided 
herein to appropriations for military personnel; operation and 
maintenance; procurement; research, development, test and evaluation; 
and defense working capital funds to accomplish the purpose provided 
herein:  Provided further, That this transfer authority is in addition 
to any other transfer authority available to the Department of Defense:  
Provided further, That the Secretary of Defense shall, not fewer than 15 
days prior to making transfers from this appropriation, notify the 
congressional defense committees in writing of the details of any such 
transfer:  Provided further, That such amount is designated by the 
Congress for Overseas

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Contingency Operations/Global War on Terrorism pursuant to section 
251(b)(2)(A)(ii) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control 
Act of 1985.

                     Office of the Inspector General

    For an additional amount for the ``Office of the Inspector 
General'', $10,262,000:  Provided, That such amount is designated by the 
Congress for Overseas Contingency Operations/Global War on Terrorism 
pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(A)(ii) of the Balanced Budget and 
Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

                     GENERAL PROVISIONS--THIS TITLE

    Sec. 9001.  Notwithstanding any other provision of law, funds made 
available in this title are in addition to amounts appropriated or 
otherwise made available for the Department of Defense for fiscal year 
2016.

                      (including transfer of funds)

    Sec. 9002.  Upon the determination of the Secretary of Defense that 
such action is necessary in the national interest, the Secretary may, 
with the approval of the Office of Management and Budget, transfer up to 
$4,500,000,000 between the appropriations or funds made available to the 
Department of Defense in this title:  Provided, That the Secretary shall 
notify the Congress promptly of each transfer made pursuant to the 
authority in this section:  Provided further, That the authority 
provided in this section is in addition to any other transfer authority 
available to the Department of Defense and is subject to the same terms 
and conditions as the authority provided in section 8005 of this Act.
    Sec. 9003.  Supervision and administration costs and costs for 
design during construction associated with a construction project funded 
with appropriations available for operation and maintenance or the 
``Afghanistan Security Forces Fund'' provided in this Act and executed 
in direct support of overseas contingency operations in Afghanistan, may 
be obligated at the time a construction contract is awarded:  Provided, 
That, for the purpose of this section, supervision and administration 
costs and costs for design during construction include all in-house 
Government costs.
    Sec. 9004.  From funds made available in this title, the Secretary 
of Defense may purchase for use by military and civilian employees of 
the Department of Defense in the United States Central Command area of 
responsibility: (1) passenger motor vehicles up to a limit of $75,000 
per vehicle; and (2) heavy and light armored vehicles for the physical 
security of personnel or for force protection purposes up to a limit of 
$450,000 per vehicle, notwithstanding price or other limitations 
applicable to the purchase of passenger carrying vehicles.
    Sec. 9005.  Not to exceed $5,000,000 of the amounts appropriated by 
this title under the heading ``Operation and Maintenance, Army'' may be 
used, notwithstanding any other provision of law, to fund the 
Commanders' Emergency Response Program (CERP), for the purpose of 
enabling military commanders in Afghanistan to respond to urgent, small-
scale, humanitarian relief and reconstruction requirements within their 
areas of responsibility:  Provided, That each project (including any 
ancillary or related

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elements in connection with such project) executed under this authority 
shall not exceed $2,000,000:  Provided further, That not later than 45 
days after the end of each 6 months of the fiscal year, the Secretary of 
Defense shall submit to the congressional defense committees a report 
regarding the source of funds and the allocation and use of funds during 
that 6-month period that were made available pursuant to the authority 
provided in this section or under any other provision of law for the 
purposes described herein:  Provided further, That, not later than 30 
days after the end of each fiscal year quarter, the Army shall submit to 
the congressional defense committees quarterly commitment, obligation, 
and expenditure data for the CERP in Afghanistan:  Provided further, 
That, not less than 15 days before making funds available pursuant to 
the authority provided in this section or under any other provision of 
law for the purposes described herein for a project with a total 
anticipated cost for completion of $500,000 or more, the Secretary shall 
submit to the congressional defense committees a written notice 
containing each of the following:
            (1) The location, nature and purpose of the proposed 
        project, including how the project is intended to advance the 
        military campaign plan for the country in which it is to be 
        carried out.
            (2) The budget, implementation timeline with milestones, and 
        completion date for the proposed project, including any other 
        CERP funding that has been or is anticipated to be contributed 
        to the completion of the project.
            (3) A plan for the sustainment of the proposed project, 
        including the agreement with either the host nation, a non-
        Department of Defense agency of the United States Government or 
        a third-party contributor to finance the sustainment of the 
        activities and maintenance of any equipment or facilities to be 
        provided through the proposed project.

    Sec. 9006.  Funds available to the Department of Defense for 
operation and maintenance may be used, notwithstanding any other 
provision of law, to provide supplies, services, transportation, 
including airlift and sealift, and other logistical support to coalition 
forces supporting military and stability operations in Afghanistan and 
to counter the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant:  Provided, That the 
Secretary of Defense shall provide quarterly reports to the 
congressional defense committees regarding support provided under this 
section.
    Sec. 9007.  None of the funds appropriated or otherwise made 
available by this or any other Act shall be obligated or expended by the 
United States Government for a purpose as follows:
            (1) To establish any military installation or base for the 
        purpose of providing for the permanent stationing of United 
        States Armed Forces in Iraq.
            (2) To exercise United States control over any oil resource 
        of Iraq.
            (3) To establish any military installation or base for the 
        purpose of providing for the permanent stationing of United 
        States Armed Forces in Afghanistan.

    Sec. 9008.  None of the funds made available in this Act may be used 
in contravention of the following laws enacted or regulations 
promulgated to implement the United Nations Convention Against Torture 
and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (done at 
New York on December 10, 1984):

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            (1) Section 2340A of title 18, United States Code.
            (2) Section 2242 of the Foreign Affairs Reform and 
        Restructuring Act of 1998 (division G of Public Law 105-277; 112 
        Stat. 2681-822; 8 U.S.C. 1231 note) and regulations prescribed 
        thereto, including regulations under part 208 of title 8, Code 
        of Federal Regulations, and part 95 of title 22, Code of Federal 
        Regulations.
            (3) Sections 1002 and 1003 of the Department of Defense, 
        Emergency Supplemental Appropriations to Address Hurricanes in 
        the Gulf of Mexico, and Pandemic Influenza Act, 2006 (Public Law 
        109-148).

    Sec. 9009.  None of the funds provided for the ``Afghanistan 
Security Forces Fund'' (ASFF) may be obligated prior to the approval of 
a financial and activity plan by the Afghanistan Resources Oversight 
Council (AROC) of the Department of Defense:  Provided, That the AROC 
must approve the requirement and acquisition plan for any service 
requirements in excess of $50,000,000 annually and any non-standard 
equipment requirements in excess of $100,000,000 using ASFF:  Provided 
further, That the Department of Defense must certify to the 
congressional defense committees that the AROC has convened and approved 
a process for ensuring compliance with the requirements in the preceding 
proviso and accompanying report language for the ASFF.
    Sec. 9010.  Funds made available in this title to the Department of 
Defense for operation and maintenance may be used to purchase items 
having an investment unit cost of not more than $250,000:  Provided, 
That, upon determination by the Secretary of Defense that such action is 
necessary to meet the operational requirements of a Commander of a 
Combatant Command engaged in contingency operations overseas, such funds 
may be used to purchase items having an investment item unit cost of not 
more than $500,000.
    Sec. 9011.  From funds made available to the Department of Defense 
in this title under the heading ``Operation and Maintenance, Air 
Force'', up to $80,000,000 may be used by the Secretary of Defense, 
notwithstanding any other provision of law, to support United States 
Government transition activities in Iraq by funding the operations and 
activities of the Office of Security Cooperation in Iraq and security 
assistance teams, including life support, transportation and personal 
security, and facilities renovation and construction, and site closeout 
activities prior to returning sites to the Government of Iraq:  
Provided, That to the extent authorized under the National Defense 
Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2016, the operations and activities 
that may be carried out by the Office of Security Cooperation in Iraq 
may, with the concurrence of the Secretary of State, include non-
operational training activities in support of Iraqi Minister of Defense 
and Counter Terrorism Service personnel in an institutional environment 
to address capability gaps, integrate processes relating to 
intelligence, air sovereignty, combined arms, logistics and maintenance, 
and to manage and integrate defense-related institutions:  Provided 
further, That not later than 30 days following the enactment of this 
Act, the Secretary of Defense and the Secretary of State shall submit to 
the congressional defense committees a plan for transitioning any such 
training activities that they determine are needed after the end of 
fiscal year 2016, to existing or new contracts for the sale of defense 
articles or defense services consistent with the provisions of the Arms 
Export Control Act (22 U.S.C. 2751 et seq.):  Provided further,

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That, not less than 15 days before making funds available pursuant to 
the authority provided in this section, the Secretary of Defense shall 
submit to the congressional defense committees a written notice 
containing a detailed justification and timeline for the operations and 
activities of the Office of Security Cooperation in Iraq at each site 
where such operations and activities will be conducted during fiscal 
year 2016 : Provided further, That amounts made available by this 
section are designated by the Congress for Overseas Contingency 
Operations/Global War on Terrorism pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(A)(ii) 
of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.
    Sec. 9012.  Up to $600,000,000 of funds appropriated by this Act for 
the Counterterrorism Partnerships Fund may be used to provide assistance 
to the Government of Jordan to support the armed forces of Jordan and to 
enhance security along its borders.
    Sec. 9013.  None of the funds made available by this Act under the 
heading ``Iraq Train and Equip Fund'' may be used to procure or transfer 
man-portable air defense systems.
    Sec. 9014.  For the ``Ukraine Security Assistance Initiative'', 
$250,000,000 is hereby appropriated, to remain available until September 
30, 2016:  Provided, That such funds shall be available to the Secretary 
of Defense, in coordination with the Secretary of State, to provide 
assistance, including training; equipment; lethal weapons of a defensive 
nature; logistics support, supplies and services; sustainment; and 
intelligence support to the military and national security forces of 
Ukraine, and for replacement of any weapons or defensive articles 
provided to the Government of Ukraine from the inventory of the United 
States:  Provided further, That the Secretary of Defense shall, not less 
than 15 days prior to obligating funds provided under this heading, 
notify the congressional defense committees in writing of the details of 
any such obligation:  Provided further, That the United States may 
accept equipment procured using funds provided under this heading in 
this or prior Acts that was transferred to the security forces of 
Ukraine and returned by such forces to the United States:  Provided 
further, That equipment procured using funds provided under this heading 
in this or prior Acts, and not yet transferred to the military or 
National Security Forces of Ukraine or returned by such forces to the 
United States, may be treated as stocks of the Department of Defense 
upon written notification to the congressional defense committees:  
Provided further, That amounts made available by this section are 
designated by the Congress for Overseas Contingency Operations/Global 
War on Terrorism pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(A)(ii) of the Balanced 
Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.
    Sec. 9015.  Funds appropriated in this title shall be available for 
replacement of funds for items provided to the Government of Ukraine 
from the inventory of the United States to the extent specifically 
provided for in section 9014 of this Act.
    Sec. 9016.  None of the funds made available by this Act under 
section 9014 for ``Assistance and Sustainment to the Military and 
National Security Forces of Ukraine'' may be used to procure or transfer 
man-portable air defense systems.
    Sec. 9017. (a) None of the funds appropriated or otherwise made 
available by this Act under the heading ``Operation and Maintenance, 
Defense-Wide'' for payments under section 1233 of

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Public Law 110-181 for reimbursement to the Government of Pakistan may 
be made available unless the Secretary of Defense, in coordination with 
the Secretary of State, certifies to the congressional defense 
committees that the Government of Pakistan is--
            (1) cooperating with the United States in counterterrorism 
        efforts against the Haqqani Network, the Quetta Shura Taliban, 
        Lashkar e-Tayyiba, Jaish-e-Mohammed, Al Qaeda, and other 
        domestic and foreign terrorist organizations, including taking 
        steps to end support for such groups and prevent them from 
        basing and operating in Pakistan and carrying out cross border 
        attacks into neighboring countries;
            (2) not supporting terrorist activities against United 
        States or coalition forces in Afghanistan, and Pakistan's 
        military and intelligence agencies are not intervening extra-
        judicially into political and judicial processes in Pakistan;
            (3) dismantling improvised explosive device (IED) networks 
        and interdicting precursor chemicals used in the manufacture of 
        IEDs;
            (4) preventing the proliferation of nuclear-related material 
        and expertise;
            (5) implementing policies to protect judicial independence 
        and due process of law;
            (6) issuing visas in a timely manner for United States 
        visitors engaged in counterterrorism efforts and assistance 
        programs in Pakistan; and
            (7) providing humanitarian organizations access to 
        detainees, internally displaced persons, and other Pakistani 
        civilians affected by the conflict.

    (b) The Secretary of Defense, in coordination with the Secretary of 
State, may waive the restriction in subsection (a) on a case-by-case 
basis by certifying in writing to the congressional defense committees 
that it is in the national security interest to do so:  Provided, That 
if the Secretary of Defense, in coordination with the Secretary of 
State, exercises such waiver authority, the Secretaries shall report to 
the congressional defense committees on both the justification for the 
waiver and on the requirements of this section that the Government of 
Pakistan was not able to meet:  Provided further, That such report may 
be submitted in classified form if necessary.

                      (including transfer of funds)

    Sec. 9018.  In addition to amounts otherwise made available in this 
Act, $500,000,000 is hereby appropriated to the Department of Defense 
and made available for transfer only to the operation and maintenance, 
military personnel, and procurement accounts, to improve the 
intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance capabilities of the 
Department of Defense:  Provided, That the transfer authority provided 
in this section is in addition to any other transfer authority provided 
elsewhere in this Act:  Provided further, That not later than 30 days 
prior to exercising the transfer authority provided in this section, the 
Secretary of Defense shall submit a report to the congressional defense 
committees on the proposed uses of these funds:  Provided further, That 
the funds provided in this section may not be transferred to any 
program, project, or activity specifically limited or denied by this 
Act:  Provided further, That amounts made available by this section are

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designated by the Congress for Overseas Contingency Operations/Global 
War on Terrorism pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(A)(ii) of the Balanced 
Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985:  Provided further, 
That the authority to provide funding under this section shall terminate 
on September 30, 2016.
    Sec. 9019.  None of the funds made available by this Act may be used 
with respect to Syria in contravention of the War Powers Resolution (50 
U.S.C. 1541 et seq.), including for the introduction of United States 
armed or military forces into hostilities in Syria, into situations in 
Syria where imminent involvement in hostilities is clearly indicated by 
the circumstances, or into Syrian territory, airspace, or waters while 
equipped for combat, in contravention of the congressional consultation 
and reporting requirements of sections 3 and 4 of that law (50 U.S.C. 
1542 and 1543).
    Sec. 9020.  None of the funds in this Act may be made available for 
the transfer of additional C-130 cargo aircraft to the Afghanistan 
National Security Forces or the Afghanistan Air Force until the 
Department of Defense provides a report to the congressional defense 
committees of the Afghanistan Air Force's medium airlift requirements. 
The report should identify Afghanistan's ability to utilize and maintain 
existing medium lift aircraft in the inventory and the best alternative 
platform, if necessary, to provide additional support to the Afghanistan 
Air Force's current medium airlift capacity.

                              (rescission)

    Sec. 9021.  Of the funds appropriated in Department of Defense 
Appropriations Acts, the following funds are hereby rescinded from the 
following accounts and programs in the specified amounts:  Provided, 
That such amounts are designated by the Congress for Overseas 
Contingency Operations/Global War on Terrorism pursuant to section 
251(b)(2)(A)(ii) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control 
Act of 1985, as amended:
            ``Afghanistan Security Forces Fund'', 2015/2016, 
        $400,000,000.

    This division may be cited as the ``Department of Defense 
Appropriations Act, 2016''.

  DIVISION D--ENERGY <<NOTE: Energy and Water Development and Related 
Agencies Appropriations Act, 2016.>>  AND WATER DEVELOPMENT AND RELATED 
AGENCIES APPROPRIATIONS ACT, 2016

                                 TITLE I

                        CORPS OF ENGINEERS--CIVIL

                         DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY

                        Corps of Engineers--Civil

    The following appropriations shall be expended under the direction 
of the Secretary of the Army and the supervision of the Chief of 
Engineers for authorized civil functions of the Department of the Army 
pertaining to river and harbor, flood and storm damage reduction, shore 
protection, aquatic ecosystem restoration, and related efforts.

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                             investigations

    For expenses necessary where authorized by law for the collection 
and study of basic information pertaining to river and harbor, flood and 
storm damage reduction, shore protection, aquatic ecosystem restoration, 
and related needs; for surveys and detailed studies, and plans and 
specifications of proposed river and harbor, flood and storm damage 
reduction, shore protection, and aquatic ecosystem restoration projects, 
and related efforts prior to construction; for restudy of authorized 
projects; and for miscellaneous investigations, and, when authorized by 
law, surveys and detailed studies, and plans and specifications of 
projects prior to construction, $121,000,000, to remain available until 
expended:  Provided, That the Secretary may initiate up to, but not more 
than, 10 new study starts during fiscal year 2016:  Provided further, 
That the new study starts will consist of seven studies where the 
majority of the benefits are derived from navigation transportation 
savings or from flood and storm damage reduction and three studies where 
the majority of benefits are derived from environmental restoration:  
Provided further, That the Secretary shall not deviate from the new 
starts proposed in the work plan, once the plan has been submitted to 
the Committees on Appropriations of the House of Representatives and the 
Senate.

                              construction

    For expenses necessary for the construction of river and harbor, 
flood and storm damage reduction, shore protection, aquatic ecosystem 
restoration, and related projects authorized by law; for conducting 
detailed studies, and plans and specifications, of such projects 
(including those involving participation by States, local governments, 
or private groups) authorized or made eligible for selection by law (but 
such detailed studies, and plans and specifications, shall not 
constitute a commitment of the Government to construction); 
$1,862,250,000, to remain available until expended; of which such sums 
as are necessary to cover the Federal share of construction costs for 
facilities under the Dredged Material Disposal Facilities program shall 
be derived from the Harbor Maintenance Trust Fund as authorized by 
Public Law 104-303; and of which such sums as are necessary to cover 
one-half of the costs of construction, replacement, rehabilitation, and 
expansion of inland waterways projects shall be derived from the Inland 
Waterways Trust Fund, except as otherwise specifically provided for in 
law:  Provided, That the Secretary may initiate up to, but not more 
than, six new construction starts during fiscal year 2016:  Provided 
further, That the new construction starts will consist of five projects 
where the majority of the benefits are derived from navigation 
transportation savings or from flood and storm damage reduction and one 
project where the majority of the benefits are derived from 
environmental restoration:  Provided further, That for new construction 
projects, project cost sharing agreements shall be executed as soon as 
practicable but no later than August 31, 2016:  Provided further, That 
no allocation for a new start shall be considered final and no work 
allowance shall be made until the Secretary provides to the Committees 
on Appropriations of the House of Representatives and the Senate an out-
year funding scenario demonstrating the affordability of the selected 
new starts and the impacts on other projects:  Provided further, That 
the Secretary

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may not deviate from the new starts proposed in the work plan, once the 
plan has been submitted to the Committees on Appropriations of the House 
of Representatives and the Senate.

                    mississippi river and tributaries

    For expenses necessary for flood damage reduction projects and 
related efforts in the Mississippi River alluvial valley below Cape 
Girardeau, Missouri, as authorized by law, $345,000,000, to remain 
available until expended, of which such sums as are necessary to cover 
the Federal share of eligible operation and maintenance costs for inland 
harbors shall be derived from the Harbor Maintenance Trust Fund.

                        operation and maintenance

    For expenses necessary for the operation, maintenance, and care of 
existing river and harbor, flood and storm damage reduction, aquatic 
ecosystem restoration, and related projects authorized by law; providing 
security for infrastructure owned or operated by the Corps, including 
administrative buildings and laboratories; maintaining harbor channels 
provided by a State, municipality, or other public agency that serve 
essential navigation needs of general commerce, where authorized by law; 
surveying and charting northern and northwestern lakes and connecting 
waters; clearing and straightening channels; and removing obstructions 
to navigation, $3,137,000,000, to remain available until expended, of 
which such sums as are necessary to cover the Federal share of eligible 
operation and maintenance costs for coastal harbors and channels, and 
for inland harbors shall be derived from the Harbor Maintenance Trust 
Fund; of which such sums as become available from the special account 
for the Corps of Engineers established by the Land and Water 
Conservation Fund Act of 1965 shall be derived from that account for 
resource protection, research, interpretation, and maintenance 
activities related to resource protection in the areas at which outdoor 
recreation is available; and of which such sums as become available from 
fees collected under section 217 of Public Law 104-303 shall be used to 
cover the cost of operation and maintenance of the dredged material 
disposal facilities for which such fees have been collected:  Provided, 
That 1 percent of the total amount of funds provided for each of the 
programs, projects, or activities funded under this heading shall not be 
allocated to a field operating activity prior to the beginning of the 
fourth quarter of the fiscal year and shall be available for use by the 
Chief of Engineers to fund such emergency activities as the Chief of 
Engineers determines to be necessary and appropriate, and that the Chief 
of Engineers shall allocate during the fourth quarter any remaining 
funds which have not been used for emergency activities proportionally 
in accordance with the amounts provided for the programs, projects, or 
activities.

                           regulatory program

    For expenses necessary for administration of laws pertaining to 
regulation of navigable waters and wetlands, $200,000,000, to remain 
available until September 30, 2017.

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             formerly utilized sites remedial action program

    For expenses necessary to clean up contamination from sites in the 
United States resulting from work performed as part of the Nation's 
early atomic energy program, $112,000,000, to remain available until 
expended.

                  flood control and coastal emergencies

    For expenses necessary to prepare for flood, hurricane, and other 
natural disasters and support emergency operations, repairs, and other 
activities in response to such disasters as authorized by law, 
$28,000,000, to remain available until expended.

                                expenses

    For expenses necessary for the supervision and general 
administration of the civil works program in the headquarters of the 
Corps of Engineers and the offices of the Division Engineers; and for 
costs of management and operation of the Humphreys Engineer Center 
Support Activity, the Institute for Water Resources, the United States 
Army Engineer Research and Development Center, and the United States 
Army Corps of Engineers Finance Center allocable to the civil works 
program, $179,000,000, to remain available until September 30, 2017, of 
which not to exceed $5,000 may be used for official reception and 
representation purposes and only during the current fiscal year:  
Provided, That no part of any other appropriation provided in this title 
shall be available to fund the civil works activities of the Office of 
the Chief of Engineers or the civil works executive direction and 
management activities of the division offices:  Provided further, That 
any Flood Control and Coastal Emergencies appropriation may be used to 
fund the supervision and general administration of emergency operations, 
repairs, and other activities in response to any flood, hurricane, or 
other natural disaster.

      office of the assistant secretary of the army for civil works

    For the Office of the Assistant Secretary of the Army for Civil 
Works as authorized by 10 U.S.C. 3016(b)(3), $4,750,000, to remain 
available until September 30, 2017:  Provided, That not more than 50 
percent of such amount may be obligated or expended until the Assistant 
Secretary submits to the Committees on Appropriations of both Houses of 
Congress a work plan that allocates at least 95 percent of the 
additional funding provided under each heading in this title (as 
designated under such heading in the explanatory statement described in 
section 4 (in the matter preceding division A of this consolidated Act)) 
to specific programs, projects, or activities.

              GENERAL PROVISIONS--CORPS OF ENGINEERS--CIVIL

                      (including transfer of funds)

    Sec. 101. (a) None of the funds provided in title I of this Act, or 
provided by previous appropriations Acts to the agencies or entities 
funded in title I of this Act that remain available for obligation or 
expenditure in fiscal year 2016, shall be available

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for obligation or expenditure through a reprogramming of funds that:
            (1) creates or initiates a new program, project, or 
        activity;
            (2) eliminates a program, project, or activity;
            (3) increases funds or personnel for any program, project, 
        or activity for which funds have been denied or restricted by 
        this Act, unless prior approval is received from the House and 
        Senate Committees on Appropriations;
            (4) proposes to use funds directed for a specific activity 
        for a different purpose, unless prior approval is received from 
        the House and Senate Committees on Appropriations;
            (5) augments or reduces existing programs, projects, or 
        activities in excess of the amounts contained in paragraphs (6) 
        through (10), unless prior approval is received from the House 
        and Senate Committees on Appropriations;
            (6) Investigations.--For a base level over $100,000, 
        reprogramming of 25 percent of the base amount up to a limit of 
        $150,000 per project, study or activity is allowed:  Provided, 
        That for a base level less than $100,000, the reprogramming 
        limit is $25,000:  Provided further, That up to $25,000 may be 
        reprogrammed into any continuing study or activity that did not 
        receive an appropriation for existing obligations and 
        concomitant administrative expenses;
            (7) Construction.--For a base level over $2,000,000, 
        reprogramming of 15 percent of the base amount up to a limit of 
        $3,000,000 per project, study or activity is allowed:  Provided, 
        That for a base level less than $2,000,000, the reprogramming 
        limit is $300,000:  Provided further, That up to $3,000,000 may 
        be reprogrammed for settled contractor claims, changed 
        conditions, or real estate deficiency judgments:  Provided 
        further, That up to $300,000 may be reprogrammed into any 
        continuing study or activity that did not receive an 
        appropriation for existing obligations and concomitant 
        administrative expenses;
            (8) Operation and maintenance.--Unlimited reprogramming 
        authority is granted for the Corps to be able to respond to 
        emergencies:  Provided, That the Chief of Engineers shall notify 
        the House and Senate Committees on Appropriations of these 
        emergency actions as soon thereafter as practicable:  Provided 
        further, That for a base level over $1,000,000, reprogramming of 
        15 percent of the base amount up to a limit of $5,000,000 per 
        project, study, or activity is allowed:  Provided further, That 
        for a base level less than $1,000,000, the reprogramming limit 
        is $150,000:  Provided further, That $150,000 may be 
        reprogrammed into any continuing study or activity that did not 
        receive an appropriation;
            (9) Mississippi river and tributaries.--The reprogramming 
        guidelines in paragraphs (6), (7), and (8) shall apply to the 
        Investigations, Construction, and Operation and Maintenance 
        portions of the Mississippi River and Tributaries Account, 
        respectively; and
            (10) Formerly utilized sites remedial action program.--
        Reprogramming of up to 15 percent of the base of the receiving 
        project is permitted.

    (b) De Minimus Reprogrammings.--In no case should a reprogramming 
for less than $50,000 be submitted to the House and Senate Committees on 
Appropriations.

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    (c) Continuing Authorities Program.--Subsection (a)(1) shall not 
apply to any project or activity funded under the continuing authorities 
program.
    (d) Not later than 60 days after the date of enactment of this Act, 
the Secretary shall submit a report to the House and Senate Committees 
on Appropriations to establish the baseline for application of 
reprogramming and transfer authorities for the current fiscal year which 
shall include:
            (1) A table for each appropriation with a separate column to 
        display the President's budget request, adjustments made by 
        Congress, adjustments due to enacted rescissions, if applicable, 
        and the fiscal year enacted level;
            (2) A delineation in the table for each appropriation both 
        by object class and program, project and activity as detailed in 
        the budget appendix for the respective appropriations; and
            (3) An identification of items of special congressional 
        interest.

    Sec. 102.  The Secretary shall allocate funds made available in this 
Act solely in accordance with the provisions of this Act and the 
explanatory statement described in section 4 (in the matter preceding 
division A of this consolidated Act), including the determination and 
designation of new starts.
    Sec. 103.  None of the funds made available in this title may be 
used to award or modify any contract that commits funds beyond the 
amounts appropriated for that program, project, or activity that remain 
unobligated, except that such amounts may include any funds that have 
been made available through reprogramming pursuant to section 101.
    Sec. 104.  The Secretary of the Army may transfer to the Fish and 
Wildlife Service, and the Fish and Wildlife Service may accept and 
expend, up to $5,400,000 of funds provided in this title under the 
heading ``Operation and Maintenance'' to mitigate for fisheries lost due 
to Corps of Engineers projects.
    Sec. 105.  None of the funds made available in this or any other Act 
making appropriations for Energy and Water Development for any fiscal 
year may be used by the Corps of Engineers during the fiscal year ending 
September 30, 2016, to develop, adopt, implement, administer, or enforce 
any change to the regulations in effect on October 1, 2012, pertaining 
to the definitions of the terms ``fill material'' or ``discharge of fill 
material'' for the purposes of the Federal Water Pollution Control Act 
(33 U.S.C. 1251 et seq.).
    Sec. 106.  None of the funds in this Act shall be used for an open 
lake placement alternative of dredged material, after evaluating the 
least costly, environmentally acceptable manner for the disposal or 
management of dredged material originating from Lake Erie or tributaries 
thereto, unless it is approved under a State water quality certification 
pursuant to 33 U.S.C. 1341.
    Sec. 107. (a) Not later than 180 days after the date of enactment of 
this Act, the Secretary shall execute a transfer agreement with the 
South Florida Water Management District for the project identified as 
the ``Ten Mile Creek Water Preserve Area Critical Restoration Project'', 
carried out under section 528(b)(3) of the Water Resources Development 
Act of 1996 (110 Stat. 3768).

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    (b) The transfer agreement under subsection (a) shall require the 
South Florida Water Management District to operate the transferred 
project as an environmental restoration project to provide water storage 
and water treatment options.
    (c) Upon execution of the transfer agreement under subsection (a), 
the Ten Mile Creek Water Preserve Area Critical Restoration Project 
shall no longer be authorized as a Federal project.
    Sec. 108.  None of the funds made available in this title may be 
used for any acquisition that is not consistent with 48 CFR 225.7007.
    Sec. 109.  None of the funds made available by this Act may be used 
to continue the study conducted by the Army Corps of Engineers pursuant 
to section 5018(a)(1) of the Water Resources Development Act of 2007 
(Public Law 110-114).
    Sec. 110.  None of the funds made available by this Act may be used 
to require a permit for the discharge of dredged or fill material under 
the Federal Water Pollution Control Act (33 U.S.C. 1251, et seq.) for 
the activities identified in subparagraphs (A) and (C) of section 
404(f)(1) of the Act (33 U.S.C. 1344(f)(1)(A), (C)).

                                TITLE II

                       DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

                          Central Utah Project

                 central utah project completion account

    For carrying out activities authorized by the Central Utah Project 
Completion Act, $10,000,000, to remain available until expended, of 
which $1,000,000 shall be deposited into the Utah Reclamation Mitigation 
and Conservation Account for use by the Utah Reclamation Mitigation and 
Conservation Commission:  Provided, That of the amount provided under 
this heading, $1,350,000 shall be available until September 30, 2017, 
for expenses necessary in carrying out related responsibilities of the 
Secretary of the Interior:  Provided further, That for fiscal year 2016, 
of the amount made available to the Commission under this Act or any 
other Act, the Commission may use an amount not to exceed $1,500,000 for 
administrative expenses.

                          Bureau of Reclamation

    The following appropriations shall be expended to execute authorized 
functions of the Bureau of Reclamation:

                       water and related resources

                     (including transfers of funds)

    For management, development, and restoration of water and related 
natural resources and for related activities, including the operation, 
maintenance, and rehabilitation of reclamation and other facilities, 
participation in fulfilling related Federal responsibilities to Native 
Americans, and related grants to, and cooperative and

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other agreements with, State and local governments, federally recognized 
Indian tribes, and others, $1,118,972,000, to remain available until 
expended, of which $22,000 shall be available for transfer to the Upper 
Colorado River Basin Fund and $5,899,000 shall be available for transfer 
to the Lower Colorado River Basin Development Fund; of which such 
amounts as may be necessary may be advanced to the Colorado River Dam 
Fund:  Provided, That such transfers may be increased or decreased 
within the overall appropriation under this heading:  Provided further, 
That of the total appropriated, the amount for program activities that 
can be financed by the Reclamation Fund or the Bureau of Reclamation 
special fee account established by 16 U.S.C. 6806 shall be derived from 
that Fund or account:  Provided further, That funds contributed under 43 
U.S.C. 395 are available until expended for the purposes for which the 
funds were contributed:  Provided further, That funds advanced under 43 
U.S.C. 397a shall be credited to this account and are available until 
expended for the same purposes as the sums appropriated under this 
heading:  Provided further, That of the amounts provided herein, funds 
may be used for high-priority projects which shall be carried out by the 
Youth Conservation Corps, as authorized by 16 U.S.C. 1706.

                 central valley project restoration fund

    For carrying out the programs, projects, plans, habitat restoration, 
improvement, and acquisition provisions of the Central Valley Project 
Improvement Act, $49,528,000, to be derived from such sums as may be 
collected in the Central Valley Project Restoration Fund pursuant to 
sections 3407(d), 3404(c)(3), and 3405(f) of Public Law 102-575, to 
remain available until expended:  Provided, That the Bureau of 
Reclamation is directed to assess and collect the full amount of the 
additional mitigation and restoration payments authorized by section 
3407(d) of Public Law 102-575:  Provided further, That none of the funds 
made available under this heading may be used for the acquisition or 
leasing of water for in-stream purposes if the water is already 
committed to in-stream purposes by a court adopted decree or order.

                    california bay-delta restoration

                     (including transfers of funds)

    For carrying out activities authorized by the Water Supply, 
Reliability, and Environmental Improvement Act, consistent with plans to 
be approved by the Secretary of the Interior, $37,000,000, to remain 
available until expended, of which such amounts as may be necessary to 
carry out such activities may be transferred to appropriate accounts of 
other participating Federal agencies to carry out authorized purposes:  
Provided, That funds appropriated herein may be used for the Federal 
share of the costs of CALFED Program management:  Provided further, That 
CALFED implementation shall be carried out in a balanced manner with 
clear performance measures demonstrating concurrent progress in 
achieving the goals and objectives of the Program.

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                        policy and administration

    For expenses necessary for policy, administration, and related 
functions in the Office of the Commissioner, the Denver office, and 
offices in the five regions of the Bureau of Reclamation, to remain 
available until September 30, 2017, $59,500,000, to be derived from the 
Reclamation Fund and be nonreimbursable as provided in 43 U.S.C. 377:  
Provided, That no part of any other appropriation in this Act shall be 
available for activities or functions budgeted as policy and 
administration expenses.

                        administrative provision

    Appropriations for the Bureau of Reclamation shall be available for 
purchase of not to exceed five passenger motor vehicles, which are for 
replacement only.

             GENERAL PROVISIONS--DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

    Sec. 201. (a) None of the funds provided in title II of this Act for 
Water and Related Resources, or provided by previous appropriations Acts 
to the agencies or entities funded in title II of this Act for Water and 
Related Resources that remain available for obligation or expenditure in 
fiscal year 2016, shall be available for obligation or expenditure 
through a reprogramming of funds that--
            (1) initiates or creates a new program, project, or 
        activity;
            (2) eliminates a program, project, or activity;
            (3) increases funds for any program, project, or activity 
        for which funds have been denied or restricted by this Act, 
        unless prior approval is received from the Committees on 
        Appropriations of the House of Representatives and the Senate;
            (4) restarts or resumes any program, project or activity for 
        which funds are not provided in this Act, unless prior approval 
        is received from the Committees on Appropriations of the House 
        of Representatives and the Senate;
            (5) transfers funds in excess of the following limits, 
        unless prior approval is received from the Committees on 
        Appropriations of the House of Representatives and the Senate:
                    (A) 15 percent for any program, project or activity 
                for which $2,000,000 or more is available at the 
                beginning of the fiscal year; or
                    (B) $300,000 for any program, project or activity 
                for which less than $2,000,000 is available at the 
                beginning of the fiscal year;
            (6) transfers more than $500,000 from either the Facilities 
        Operation, Maintenance, and Rehabilitation category or the 
        Resources Management and Development category to any program, 
        project, or activity in the other category, unless prior 
        approval is received from the Committees on Appropriations of 
        the House of Representatives and the Senate; or
            (7) transfers, where necessary to discharge legal 
        obligations of the Bureau of Reclamation, more than $5,000,000 
        to provide adequate funds for settled contractor claims, 
        increased contractor earnings due to accelerated rates of 
        operations, and real estate deficiency judgments, unless prior 
        approval is received from the Committees on Appropriations of 
        the House of Representatives and the Senate.

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    (b) Subsection (a)(5) shall not apply to any transfer of funds 
within the Facilities Operation, Maintenance, and Rehabilitation 
category.
    (c) For purposes of this section, the term transfer means any 
movement of funds into or out of a program, project, or activity.
    (d) The Bureau of Reclamation shall submit reports on a quarterly 
basis to the Committees on Appropriations of the House of 
Representatives and the Senate detailing all the funds reprogrammed 
between programs, projects, activities, or categories of funding. The 
first quarterly report shall be submitted not later than 60 days after 
the date of enactment of this Act.
    Sec. 202. (a) None of the funds appropriated or otherwise made 
available by this Act may be used to determine the final point of 
discharge for the interceptor drain for the San Luis Unit until 
development by the Secretary of the Interior and the State of California 
of a plan, which shall conform to the water quality standards of the 
State of California as approved by the Administrator of the 
Environmental Protection Agency, to minimize any detrimental effect of 
the San Luis drainage waters.
    (b) The costs of the Kesterson Reservoir Cleanup Program and the 
costs of the San Joaquin Valley Drainage Program shall be classified by 
the Secretary of the Interior as reimbursable or nonreimbursable and 
collected until fully repaid pursuant to the ``Cleanup Program--
Alternative Repayment Plan'' and the ``SJVDP--Alternative Repayment 
Plan'' described in the report entitled ``Repayment Report, Kesterson 
Reservoir Cleanup Program and San Joaquin Valley Drainage Program, 
February 1995'', prepared by the Department of the Interior, Bureau of 
Reclamation. Any future obligations of funds by the United States 
relating to, or providing for, drainage service or drainage studies for 
the San Luis Unit shall be fully reimbursable by San Luis Unit 
beneficiaries of such service or studies pursuant to Federal reclamation 
law.
    Sec. 203.  <<NOTE: 43 USC 507.>> The Reclamation Safety of Dams Act 
of 1978 is amended by--
            (1) striking ``Construction'' and inserting ``Except as 
        provided in section 5B, construction'' in section 3; and
            (2) inserting after section 5A (43 U.S.C. 509a) the 
        following:

    ``Sec. 5B.  <<NOTE: 43 USC 509b.>> Notwithstanding section 3, if the 
Secretary, in her judgment, determines that additional project benefits, 
including but not limited to additional conservation storage capacity, 
are necessary and in the interests of the United States and the project 
and are feasible and not inconsistent with the purposes of this Act, the 
Secretary is authorized to develop additional project benefits through 
the construction of new or supplementary works on a project in 
conjunction with the Secretary's activities under section 2 of this Act 
and subject to the conditions described in the feasibility study, 
provided a cost share agreement related to the additional project 
benefits is reached among non-Federal and Federal funding participants 
and the costs associated with developing the additional project benefits 
are allocated exclusively among beneficiaries of the additional project 
benefits and repaid consistent with all provisions of Federal 
Reclamation law (the Act of June 17, 1902, 43 U.S.C. 371 et seq.) and 
acts supplemental to and amendatory of that Act.''.

    Sec. 204.  Section 5 of the Reclamation Safety of Dams Act of 1978 
(43 U.S.C. 509) is amended in the first sentence--

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     (a) by inserting ``and effective October 1, 2015, not to exceed an 
additional $1,100,000,000 (October 1, 2003, price levels),'' after 
``(October 1, 2003, price levels),'';
    (b) in the proviso--
            (1) by striking ``$1,250,000'' and inserting 
        ``$20,000,000''; and
            (2) by striking ``Congress'' and inserting ``Committee on 
        Natural Resources of the House of Representatives and the 
        Committee on Energy and Natural Resources of the Senate''; and
            (3) by adding at the end the following: ``For modification 
        expenditures between $1,800,000 and $20,000,000 (October 1, 
        2015, price levels), the Secretary of the Interior shall, at 
        least 30 days before the date on which the funds are expended, 
        submit written notice of the expenditures to the Committee on 
        Natural Resources of the House of Representatives and Committee 
        on Energy and Natural Resources of the Senate that provides a 
        summary of the project, the cost of the project, and any 
        alternatives that were considered.''.

    Sec. 205.  The Secretary of the Interior, acting through the 
Commissioner of Reclamation, shall--
            (1) complete the feasibility studies described in clauses 
        (i)(I) and (ii)(II) of section 103(d)(1)(A) of Public Law 108-
        361 (118 Stat. 1684) and submit such studies to the appropriate 
        committees of the House of Representatives and the Senate not 
        later than December 31, 2015;
            (2) complete the feasibility studies described in clauses 
        (i)(II) and (ii)(I) of section 103(d)(1)(A) of Public Law 108-
        361 and submit such studies to the appropriate committees of the 
        House of Representatives and the Senate not later than November 
        30, 2016;
            (3) complete the feasibility study described in section 
        103(f)(1)(A) of Public Law 108-361 (118 Stat. 1694) and submit 
        such study to the appropriate committees of the House of 
        Representatives and the Senate not later than December 31, 2017; 
        and
            (4) provide a progress report on the status of the 
        feasibility studies referred to in paragraphs (1) through (3) to 
        the appropriate committees of the House of Representatives and 
        the Senate not later than 90 days after the date of the 
        enactment of this Act and each 180 days thereafter until 
        December 31, 2017, as applicable. The report shall include 
        timelines for study completion, draft environmental impact 
        statements, final environmental impact statements, and Records 
        of Decision.

    Sec. 206.  Section 9504(e) of the Secure Water Act of 2009 (42 
U.S.C. 10364(e)) is amended by striking ``$300,000,000'' and inserting 
``$350,000,000''.
    Sec. 207.  Title I of Public Law 108-361 (the Calfed Bay-Delta 
Authorization Act) (118 Stat. 1681), as amended by section 210 of Public 
Law 111-85, is amended by striking ``2016'' each place it appears and 
inserting ``2017''.

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                                TITLE III

                          DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

                             ENERGY PROGRAMS

                 Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy

                      (including transfer of funds)

    For Department of Energy expenses including the purchase, 
construction, and acquisition of plant and capital equipment, and other 
expenses necessary for energy efficiency and renewable energy activities 
in carrying out the purposes of the Department of Energy Organization 
Act (42 U.S.C. 7101 et seq.), including the acquisition or condemnation 
of any real property or any facility or for plant or facility 
acquisition, construction, or expansion, $2,073,000,000, to remain 
available until expended:  Provided, That of such amount, $155,000,000 
shall be available until September 30, 2017, for program direction:  
Provided further, That of the amount provided under this heading, the 
Secretary may transfer up to $45,000,000 to the Defense Production Act 
Fund for activities of the Department of Energy pursuant to the Defense 
Production Act of 1950 (50 U.S.C. App. 2061, et seq.).

               Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability

    For Department of Energy expenses including the purchase, 
construction, and acquisition of plant and capital equipment, and other 
expenses necessary for electricity delivery and energy reliability 
activities in carrying out the purposes of the Department of Energy 
Organization Act (42 U.S.C. 7101 et seq.), including the acquisition or 
condemnation of any real property or any facility or for plant or 
facility acquisition, construction, or expansion, $206,000,000, to 
remain available until expended:  Provided, That of such amount, 
$28,000,000 shall be available until September 30, 2017, for program 
direction.

                             Nuclear Energy

    For Department of Energy expenses including the purchase, 
construction, and acquisition of plant and capital equipment, and other 
expenses necessary for nuclear energy activities in carrying out the 
purposes of the Department of Energy Organization Act (42 U.S.C. 7101 et 
seq.), including the acquisition or condemnation of any real property or 
any facility or for plant or facility acquisition, construction, or 
expansion, $986,161,000, to remain available until expended:  Provided, 
That of such amount, $80,000,000 shall be available until September 30, 
2017, for program direction including official reception and 
representation expenses not to exceed $10,000.

                 Fossil Energy Research and Development

    For Department of Energy expenses necessary in carrying out fossil 
energy research and development activities, under the authority of the 
Department of Energy Organization Act (42 U.S.C. 7101 et seq.), 
including the acquisition of interest, including defeasible and 
equitable interests in any real property or any facility

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or for plant or facility acquisition or expansion, and for conducting 
inquiries, technological investigations and research concerning the 
extraction, processing, use, and disposal of mineral substances without 
objectionable social and environmental costs (30 U.S.C. 3, 1602, and 
1603), $632,000,000, to remain available until expended:  Provided, That 
of such amount $114,202,000 shall be available until September 30, 2017, 
for program direction.

                 Naval Petroleum and Oil Shale Reserves

    For Department of Energy expenses necessary to carry out naval 
petroleum and oil shale reserve activities, $17,500,000, to remain 
available until expended:  Provided, That notwithstanding any other 
provision of law, unobligated funds remaining from prior years shall be 
available for all naval petroleum and oil shale reserve activities.

                       Strategic Petroleum Reserve

    For Department of Energy expenses necessary for Strategic Petroleum 
Reserve facility development and operations and program management 
activities pursuant to the Energy Policy and Conservation Act (42 U.S.C. 
6201 et seq.), $212,000,000, to remain available until expended.

                   Northeast Home Heating Oil Reserve

    For Department of Energy expenses necessary for Northeast Home 
Heating Oil Reserve storage, operation, and management activities 
pursuant to the Energy Policy and Conservation Act (42 U.S.C. 6201 et 
seq.), $7,600,000, to remain available until expended.

                    Energy Information Administration

    For Department of Energy expenses necessary in carrying out the 
activities of the Energy Information Administration, $122,000,000, to 
remain available until expended.

                    Non-Defense Environmental Cleanup

    For Department of Energy expenses, including the purchase, 
construction, and acquisition of plant and capital equipment and other 
expenses necessary for non-defense environmental cleanup activities in 
carrying out the purposes of the Department of Energy Organization Act 
(42 U.S.C. 7101 et seq.), including the acquisition or condemnation of 
any real property or any facility or for plant or facility acquisition, 
construction, or expansion, $255,000,000, to remain available until 
expended.

       Uranium Enrichment Decontamination and Decommissioning Fund

    For Department of Energy expenses necessary in carrying out uranium 
enrichment facility decontamination and decommissioning, remedial 
actions, and other activities of title II of the Atomic Energy Act of 
1954, and title X, subtitle A, of the Energy Policy Act of 1992, 
$673,749,000, to be derived from the Uranium Enrichment Decontamination 
and Decommissioning Fund, to remain available

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until expended, of which $32,959,000 shall be available in accordance 
with title X, subtitle A, of the Energy Policy Act of 1992.

                                 Science

    For Department of Energy expenses including the purchase, 
construction, and acquisition of plant and capital equipment, and other 
expenses necessary for science activities in carrying out the purposes 
of the Department of Energy Organization Act (42 U.S.C. 7101 et seq.), 
including the acquisition or condemnation of any real property or 
facility or for plant or facility acquisition, construction, or 
expansion, and purchase of not more than 17 passenger motor vehicles for 
replacement only, including one ambulance and one bus, $5,350,200,000, 
to remain available until expended:  Provided, That of such amount, 
$185,000,000 shall be available until September 30, 2017, for program 
direction:  Provided further, That of such amount, not more than 
$115,000,000 shall be made available for the in-kind contributions and 
related support activities of ITER:  Provided further, That not later 
than May 2, 2016, the Secretary of Energy shall submit to the Committees 
on Appropriations of both Houses of Congress a report recommending 
either that the United States remain a partner in the ITER project after 
October 2017 or terminate participation, which shall include, as 
applicable, an estimate of either the full cost, by fiscal year, of all 
future Federal funding requirements for construction, operation, and 
maintenance of ITER or the cost of termination.

                Advanced Research Projects Agency--Energy

    For Department of Energy expenses necessary in carrying out the 
activities authorized by section 5012 of the America COMPETES Act 
(Public Law 110-69), $291,000,000, to remain available until expended:  
Provided, That of such amount, $29,250,000 shall be available until 
September 30, 2017, for program direction.

          Title 17 Innovative Technology Loan Guarantee Program

    Such sums as are derived from amounts received from borrowers 
pursuant to section 1702(b) of the Energy Policy Act of 2005 under this 
heading in prior Acts, shall be collected in accordance with section 
502(7) of the Congressional Budget Act of 1974:  Provided, That for 
necessary administrative expenses to carry out this Loan Guarantee 
program, $42,000,000 is appropriated, to remain available until 
September 30, 2017:  Provided further, That $25,000,000 of the fees 
collected pursuant to section 1702(h) of the Energy Policy Act of 2005 
shall be credited as offsetting collections to this account to cover 
administrative expenses and shall remain available until expended, so as 
to result in a final fiscal year 2016 appropriation from the general 
fund estimated at not more than $17,000,000:  Provided further, That 
fees collected under section 1702(h) in excess of the amount 
appropriated for administrative expenses shall not be available until 
appropriated:  Provided further, That the Department of Energy shall not 
subordinate any loan obligation to other financing in violation of 
section 1702 of the Energy Policy Act of 2005 or subordinate any 
Guaranteed Obligation to any loan or other debt obligations in violation 
of section 609.10 of title 10, Code of Federal Regulations.

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         Advanced Technology Vehicles Manufacturing Loan Program

    For Department of Energy administrative expenses necessary in 
carrying out the Advanced Technology Vehicles Manufacturing Loan 
Program, $6,000,000, to remain available until September 30, 2017.

                       Departmental Administration

    For salaries and expenses of the Department of Energy necessary for 
departmental administration in carrying out the purposes of the 
Department of Energy Organization Act (42 U.S.C. 7101 et seq.), 
$248,142,000, to remain available until September 30, 2017, including 
the hire of passenger motor vehicles and official reception and 
representation expenses not to exceed $30,000, plus such additional 
amounts as necessary to cover increases in the estimated amount of cost 
of work for others notwithstanding the provisions of the Anti-Deficiency 
Act (31 U.S.C. 1511 et seq.):  Provided, That such increases in cost of 
work are offset by revenue increases of the same or greater amount:  
Provided further, That moneys received by the Department for 
miscellaneous revenues estimated to total $117,171,000 in fiscal year 
2016 may be retained and used for operating expenses within this 
account, as authorized by section 201 of Public Law 95-238, 
notwithstanding the provisions of 31 U.S.C. 3302:  Provided further, 
That the sum herein appropriated shall be reduced as collections are 
received during the fiscal year so as to result in a final fiscal year 
2016 appropriation from the general fund estimated at not more than 
$130,971,000:  Provided further, That of the total amount made available 
under this heading, $31,297,000 is for Energy Policy and Systems 
Analysis.

                     Office of the Inspector General

    For expenses necessary for the Office of the Inspector General in 
carrying out the provisions of the Inspector General Act of 1978, 
$46,424,000, to remain available until September 30, 2017.

                    ATOMIC ENERGY DEFENSE ACTIVITIES

                NATIONAL NUCLEAR SECURITY ADMINISTRATION

                           Weapons Activities

    For Department of Energy expenses, including the purchase, 
construction, and acquisition of plant and capital equipment and other 
incidental expenses necessary for atomic energy defense weapons 
activities in carrying out the purposes of the Department of Energy 
Organization Act (42 U.S.C. 7101 et seq.), including the acquisition or 
condemnation of any real property or any facility or for plant or 
facility acquisition, construction, or expansion, $8,846,948,000, to 
remain available until expended:  Provided, That of such amount, 
$97,118,000 shall be available until September 30, 2017, for program 
direction:  Provided further, That funding made available under this 
heading may be made available for project engineering and design for the 
Albuquerque Complex Project.

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                    Defense Nuclear Nonproliferation

    For Department of Energy expenses, including the purchase, 
construction, and acquisition of plant and capital equipment and other 
incidental expenses necessary for defense nuclear nonproliferation 
activities, in carrying out the purposes of the Department of Energy 
Organization Act (42 U.S.C. 7101 et seq.), including the acquisition or 
condemnation of any real property or any facility or for plant or 
facility acquisition, construction, or expansion, $1,940,302,000, to 
remain available until expended.

                             Naval Reactors

    For Department of Energy expenses necessary for naval reactors 
activities to carry out the Department of Energy Organization Act (42 
U.S.C. 7101 et seq.), including the acquisition (by purchase, 
condemnation, construction, or otherwise) of real property, plant, and 
capital equipment, facilities, and facility expansion, $1,375,496,000, 
to remain available until expended:  Provided, That of such amount, 
$42,504,000 shall be available until September 30, 2017, for program 
direction.

                      Federal Salaries and Expenses

                     (including rescission of funds)

    For expenses necessary for Federal Salaries and Expenses in the 
National Nuclear Security Administration, $383,666,000, to remain 
available until September 30, 2017, including official reception and 
representation expenses not to exceed $12,000:  Provided, That of the 
unobligated balances from prior year appropriations available under this 
heading, $19,900,000 is hereby rescinded:  Provided further, That no 
amounts may be rescinded from amounts that were designated by the 
Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to a concurrent resolution 
on the budget or the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act 
of 1985.

               ENVIRONMENTAL AND OTHER DEFENSE ACTIVITIES

                      Defense Environmental Cleanup

    For Department of Energy expenses, including the purchase, 
construction, and acquisition of plant and capital equipment and other 
expenses necessary for atomic energy defense environmental cleanup 
activities in carrying out the purposes of the Department of Energy 
Organization Act (42 U.S.C. 7101 et seq.), including the acquisition or 
condemnation of any real property or any facility or for plant or 
facility acquisition, construction, or expansion, and the purchase of 
not to exceed one fire apparatus pumper truck and one armored vehicle 
for replacement only, $5,289,742,000, to remain available until 
expended:  Provided, That of such amount $281,951,000 shall be available 
until September 30, 2017, for program direction.

                        Other Defense Activities

    For Department of Energy expenses, including the purchase, 
construction, and acquisition of plant and capital equipment and

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other expenses, necessary for atomic energy defense, other defense 
activities, and classified activities, in carrying out the purposes of 
the Department of Energy Organization Act (42 U.S.C. 7101 et seq.), 
including the acquisition or condemnation of any real property or any 
facility or for plant or facility acquisition, construction, or 
expansion, $776,425,000, to remain available until expended:  Provided, 
That of such amount, $249,137,000 shall be available until September 30, 
2017, for program direction.

                     POWER MARKETING ADMINISTRATIONS

                  Bonneville Power Administration Fund

    Expenditures from the Bonneville Power Administration Fund, 
established pursuant to Public Law 93-454, are approved for the Shoshone 
Paiute Trout Hatchery, the Spokane Tribal Hatchery, the Snake River 
Sockeye Weirs and, in addition, for official reception and 
representation expenses in an amount not to exceed $5,000:  Provided, 
That during fiscal year 2016, no new direct loan obligations may be 
made.

      Operation and Maintenance, Southeastern Power Administration

    For expenses necessary for operation and maintenance of power 
transmission facilities and for marketing electric power and energy, 
including transmission wheeling and ancillary services, pursuant to 
section 5 of the Flood Control Act of 1944 (16 U.S.C. 825s), as applied 
to the southeastern power area, $6,900,000, including official reception 
and representation expenses in an amount not to exceed $1,500, to remain 
available until expended:  Provided, That notwithstanding 31 U.S.C. 3302 
and section 5 of the Flood Control Act of 1944, up to $6,900,000 
collected by the Southeastern Power Administration from the sale of 
power and related services shall be credited to this account as 
discretionary offsetting collections, to remain available until expended 
for the sole purpose of funding the annual expenses of the Southeastern 
Power Administration:  Provided further, That the sum herein 
appropriated for annual expenses shall be reduced as collections are 
received during the fiscal year so as to result in a final fiscal year 
2016 appropriation estimated at not more than $0:  Provided further, 
That notwithstanding 31 U.S.C. 3302, up to $66,500,000 collected by the 
Southeastern Power Administration pursuant to the Flood Control Act of 
1944 to recover purchase power and wheeling expenses shall be credited 
to this account as offsetting collections, to remain available until 
expended for the sole purpose of making purchase power and wheeling 
expenditures:  Provided further, That for purposes of this 
appropriation, annual expenses means expenditures that are generally 
recovered in the same year that they are incurred (excluding purchase 
power and wheeling expenses).

      Operation and Maintenance, Southwestern Power Administration

    For expenses necessary for operation and maintenance of power 
transmission facilities and for marketing electric power and energy, for 
construction and acquisition of transmission lines, substations and 
appurtenant facilities, and for administrative expenses,

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including official reception and representation expenses in an amount 
not to exceed $1,500 in carrying out section 5 of the Flood Control Act 
of 1944 (16 U.S.C. 825s), as applied to the Southwestern Power 
Administration, $47,361,000, to remain available until expended:  
Provided, That notwithstanding 31 U.S.C. 3302 and section 5 of the Flood 
Control Act of 1944 (16 U.S.C. 825s), up to $35,961,000 collected by the 
Southwestern Power Administration from the sale of power and related 
services shall be credited to this account as discretionary offsetting 
collections, to remain available until expended, for the sole purpose of 
funding the annual expenses of the Southwestern Power Administration:  
Provided further, That the sum herein appropriated for annual expenses 
shall be reduced as collections are received during the fiscal year so 
as to result in a final fiscal year 2016 appropriation estimated at not 
more than $11,400,000:  Provided further, That notwithstanding 31 U.S.C. 
3302, up to $63,000,000 collected by the Southwestern Power 
Administration pursuant to the Flood Control Act of 1944 to recover 
purchase power and wheeling expenses shall be credited to this account 
as offsetting collections, to remain available until expended for the 
sole purpose of making purchase power and wheeling expenditures:  
Provided further, That for purposes of this appropriation, annual 
expenses means expenditures that are generally recovered in the same 
year that they are incurred (excluding purchase power and wheeling 
expenses).

 Construction, Rehabilitation, Operation and Maintenance, Western Area 
                          Power Administration

    For carrying out the functions authorized by title III, section 
302(a)(1)(E) of the Act of August 4, 1977 (42 U.S.C. 7152), and other 
related activities including conservation and renewable resources 
programs as authorized, $307,714,000, including official reception and 
representation expenses in an amount not to exceed $1,500, to remain 
available until expended, of which $302,000,000 shall be derived from 
the Department of the Interior Reclamation Fund:  Provided, That 
notwithstanding 31 U.S.C. 3302, section 5 of the Flood Control Act of 
1944 (16 U.S.C. 825s), and section 1 of the Interior Department 
Appropriation Act, 1939 (43 U.S.C. 392a), up to $214,342,000 collected 
by the Western Area Power Administration from the sale of power and 
related services shall be credited to this account as discretionary 
offsetting collections, to remain available until expended, for the sole 
purpose of funding the annual expenses of the Western Area Power 
Administration:  Provided further, That the sum herein appropriated for 
annual expenses shall be reduced as collections are received during the 
fiscal year so as to result in a final fiscal year 2016 appropriation 
estimated at not more than $93,372,000, of which $87,658,000 is derived 
from the Reclamation Fund:  Provided further, That notwithstanding 31 
U.S.C. 3302, up to $352,813,000 collected by the Western Area Power 
Administration pursuant to the Flood Control Act of 1944 and the 
Reclamation Project Act of 1939 to recover purchase power and wheeling 
expenses shall be credited to this account as offsetting collections, to 
remain available until expended for the sole purpose of making purchase 
power and wheeling

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expenditures:  Provided further, That for purposes of this 
appropriation, annual expenses means expenditures that are generally 
recovered in the same year that they are incurred (excluding purchase 
power and wheeling expenses).

            Falcon and Amistad Operating and Maintenance Fund

    For operation, maintenance, and emergency costs for the 
hydroelectric facilities at the Falcon and Amistad Dams, $4,490,000, to 
remain available until expended, and to be derived from the Falcon and 
Amistad Operating and Maintenance Fund of the Western Area Power 
Administration, as provided in section 2 of the Act of June 18, 1954 (68 
Stat. 255):  Provided, That notwithstanding the provisions of that Act 
and of 31 U.S.C. 3302, up to $4,262,000 collected by the Western Area 
Power Administration from the sale of power and related services from 
the Falcon and Amistad Dams shall be credited to this account as 
discretionary offsetting collections, to remain available until expended 
for the sole purpose of funding the annual expenses of the hydroelectric 
facilities of these Dams and associated Western Area Power 
Administration activities:  Provided further, That the sum herein 
appropriated for annual expenses shall be reduced as collections are 
received during the fiscal year so as to result in a final fiscal year 
2016 appropriation estimated at not more than $228,000:  Provided 
further, That for purposes of this appropriation, annual expenses means 
expenditures that are generally recovered in the same year that they are 
incurred:  Provided further, That for fiscal year 2016, the 
Administrator of the Western Area Power Administration may accept up to 
$460,000 in funds contributed by United States power customers of the 
Falcon and Amistad Dams for deposit into the Falcon and Amistad 
Operating and Maintenance Fund, and such funds shall be available for 
the purpose for which contributed in like manner as if said sums had 
been specifically appropriated for such purpose:  Provided further, That 
any such funds shall be available without further appropriation and 
without fiscal year limitation for use by the Commissioner of the United 
States Section of the International Boundary and Water Commission for 
the sole purpose of operating, maintaining, repairing, rehabilitating, 
replacing, or upgrading the hydroelectric facilities at these Dams in 
accordance with agreements reached between the Administrator, 
Commissioner, and the power customers.

                  Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

                          salaries and expenses

    For expenses necessary for the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission 
to carry out the provisions of the Department of Energy Organization Act 
(42 U.S.C. 7101 et seq.), including services as authorized by 5 U.S.C. 
3109, official reception and representation expenses not to exceed 
$3,000, and the hire of passenger motor vehicles, $319,800,000, to 
remain available until <<NOTE: 42 USC 7171 note.>> expended:  Provided, 
That notwithstanding any other provision of law, not to exceed 
$319,800,000 of revenues from fees and annual charges, and other 
services and collections in fiscal year 2016 shall be retained and used 
for expenses necessary in this account, and shall remain available until 
expended:  Provided further, That the sum herein appropriated from the 
general fund shall be reduced

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as revenues are received during fiscal year 2016 so as to result in a 
final fiscal year 2016 appropriation from the general fund estimated at 
not more than $0.

                GENERAL PROVISIONS--DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

              (including transfer and rescissions of funds)

    Sec. 301. (a) No appropriation, funds, or authority made available 
by this title for the Department of Energy shall be used to initiate or 
resume any program, project, or activity or to prepare or initiate 
Requests For Proposals or similar arrangements (including Requests for 
Quotations, Requests for Information, and Funding Opportunity 
Announcements) for a program, project, or activity if the program, 
project, or activity has not been funded by Congress.
    (b)(1) Unless the Secretary of Energy notifies the Committees on 
Appropriations of both Houses of Congress at least 3 full business days 
in advance, none of the funds made available in this title may be used 
to--
            (A) make a grant allocation or discretionary grant award 
        totaling $1,000,000 or more;
            (B) make a discretionary contract award or Other Transaction 
        Agreement totaling $1,000,000 or more, including a contract 
        covered by the Federal Acquisition Regulation;
            (C) issue a letter of intent to make an allocation, award, 
        or Agreement in excess of the limits in subparagraph (A) or (B); 
        or
            (D) announce publicly the intention to make an allocation, 
        award, or Agreement in excess of the limits in subparagraph (A) 
        or (B).

    (2) The Secretary of Energy shall submit to the Committees on 
Appropriations of both Houses of Congress within 15 days of the 
conclusion of each quarter a report detailing each grant allocation or 
discretionary grant award totaling less than $1,000,000 provided during 
the previous quarter.
    (3) The notification required by paragraph (1) and the report 
required by paragraph (2) shall include the recipient of the award, the 
amount of the award, the fiscal year for which the funds for the award 
were appropriated, the account and program, project, or activity from 
which the funds are being drawn, the title of the award, and a brief 
description of the activity for which the award is made.
    (c) The Department of Energy may not, with respect to any program, 
project, or activity that uses budget authority made available in this 
title under the heading ``Department of Energy--Energy Programs'', enter 
into a multiyear contract, award a multiyear grant, or enter into a 
multiyear cooperative agreement unless--
            (1) the contract, grant, or cooperative agreement is funded 
        for the full period of performance as anticipated at the time of 
        award; or
            (2) the contract, grant, or cooperative agreement includes a 
        clause conditioning the Federal Government's obligation on the 
        availability of future year budget authority and the Secretary 
        notifies the Committees on Appropriations of both Houses of 
        Congress at least 3 days in advance.

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    (d) Except as provided in subsections (e), (f), and (g), the amounts 
made available by this title shall be expended as authorized by law for 
the programs, projects, and activities specified in the ``Final Bill'' 
column in the ``Department of Energy'' table included under the heading 
``Title III--Department of Energy'' in the explanatory statement 
described in section 4 (in the matter preceding division A of this 
consolidated Act).
    (e) The amounts made available by this title may be reprogrammed for 
any program, project, or activity, and the Department shall notify the 
Committees on Appropriations of both Houses of Congress at least 30 days 
prior to the use of any proposed reprogramming that would cause any 
program, project, or activity funding level to increase or decrease by 
more than $5,000,000 or 10 percent, whichever is less, during the time 
period covered by this Act.
    (f) None of the funds provided in this title shall be available for 
obligation or expenditure through a reprogramming of funds that--
            (1) creates, initiates, or eliminates a program, project, or 
        activity;
            (2) increases funds or personnel for any program, project, 
        or activity for which funds are denied or restricted by this 
        Act; or
            (3) reduces funds that are directed to be used for a 
        specific program, project, or activity by this Act.

    (g)(1) The Secretary of Energy may waive any requirement or 
restriction in this section that applies to the use of funds made 
available for the Department of Energy if compliance with such 
requirement or restriction would pose a substantial risk to human 
health, the environment, welfare, or national security.
    (2) The Secretary of Energy shall notify the Committees on 
Appropriations of both Houses of Congress of any waiver under paragraph 
(1) as soon as practicable, but not later than 3 days after the date of 
the activity to which a requirement or restriction would otherwise have 
applied. Such notice shall include an explanation of the substantial 
risk under paragraph (1) that permitted such waiver.
    Sec. 302.  The unexpended balances of prior appropriations provided 
for activities in this Act may be available to the same appropriation 
accounts for such activities established pursuant to this title. 
Available balances may be merged with funds in the applicable 
established accounts and thereafter may be accounted for as one fund for 
the same time period as originally enacted.
    Sec. 303.  Funds appropriated by this or any other Act, or made 
available by the transfer of funds in this Act, for intelligence 
activities are deemed to be specifically authorized by the Congress for 
purposes of section 504 of the National Security Act of 1947 (50 U.S.C. 
3094) during fiscal year 2016 until the enactment of the Intelligence 
Authorization Act for fiscal year 2016.
    Sec. 304.  None of the funds made available in this title shall be 
used for the construction of facilities classified as high-hazard 
nuclear facilities under 10 CFR Part 830 unless independent oversight is 
conducted by the Office of Independent Enterprise Assessments to ensure 
the project is in compliance with nuclear safety requirements.
    Sec. 305.  None of the funds made available in this title may be 
used to approve critical decision-2 or critical decision-3 under

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Department of Energy Order 413.3B, or any successive departmental 
guidance, for construction projects where the total project cost exceeds 
$100,000,000, until a separate independent cost estimate has been 
developed for the project for that critical decision.
    Sec. 306.  <<NOTE: 42 USC 7278a.>> Notwithstanding section 301(c) of 
this Act, none of the funds made available under the heading 
``Department of Energy--Energy Programs--Science'' in this or any 
subsequent Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies 
appropriations Act for any fiscal year may be used for a multiyear 
contract, grant, cooperative agreement, or Other Transaction Agreement 
of $1,000,000 or less unless the contract, grant, cooperative agreement, 
or Other Transaction Agreement is funded for the full period of 
performance as anticipated at the time of award.

    Sec. 307. (a) None of the funds made available in this or any prior 
Act under the heading ``Defense Nuclear Nonproliferation'' may be made 
available to enter into new contracts with, or new agreements for 
Federal assistance to, the Russian Federation.
    (b) The Secretary of Energy may waive the prohibition in subsection 
(a) if the Secretary determines that such activity is in the national 
security interests of the United States. This waiver authority may not 
be delegated.
    (c) A waiver under subsection (b) shall not be effective until 15 
days after the date on which the Secretary submits to the Committees on 
Appropriations of both Houses of Congress, in classified form if 
necessary, a report on the justification for the waiver.
    Sec. 308. (a) New Regional Reserves.--The Secretary of Energy may 
not establish any new regional petroleum product reserve unless funding 
for the proposed regional petroleum product reserve is explicitly 
requested in advance in an annual budget submission and approved by the 
Congress in an appropriations Act.
    (b) The budget request or notification shall include--
            (1) the justification for the new reserve;
            (2) a cost estimate for the establishment, operation, and 
        maintenance of the reserve, including funding sources;
            (3) a detailed plan for operation of the reserve, including 
        the conditions upon which the products may be released;
            (4) the location of the reserve; and
            (5) the estimate of the total inventory of the reserve.

    Sec. 309.  Of the amounts made available by this Act for ``National 
Nuclear Security Administration--Weapons Activities'', up to $50,000,000 
may be reprogrammed within such account for Domestic Uranium Enrichment, 
subject to the notice requirement in section 301(e).
    Sec. 310. (a) Unobligated balances available from appropriations are 
hereby rescinded from the following accounts of the Department of Energy 
in the specified amounts:
    (1) ``Energy Programs--Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy'', 
$1,355,149.00 from Public Law 110-161; $627,299.24 from Public Law 111-
8; and $1,824,051.94 from Public Law 111-85.
    (2) ``Energy Programs--Science'', $3,200,000.00.
    (b) No amounts may be rescinded by this section from amounts that 
were designated by the Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to 
a concurrent resolution on the budget or the Balanced Budget and 
Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.
    Sec. 311.  Notwithstanding any other provision of law, the 
provisions of 40 U.S.C. 11319 shall not apply to funds appropriated

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in this title to Federally Funded Research and Development Centers 
sponsored by the Department of Energy.
    Sec. 312.  None of the funds made available in this Act may be 
used--
            (1) to implement or enforce section 430.32(x) of title 10, 
        Code of Federal Regulations; or
            (2) to implement or enforce the standards established by the 
        tables contained in section 325(i)(1)(B) of the Energy Policy 
        and Conservation Act (42 U.S.C. 6295(i)(1)(B)) with respect to 
        BPAR incandescent reflector lamps, BR incandescent reflector 
        lamps, and ER incandescent reflector lamps.

    Sec. 313. (a) Of the funds appropriated in prior Acts under the 
headings ``Fossil Energy Research and Development'' and ``Clean Coal 
Technology'' for prior solicitations under the Clean Coal Power 
Initiative and FutureGen, not less than $160,000,000 from projects 
selected under such solicitations that have not reached financial close 
and have not secured funding sufficient to construct the project prior 
to 30 days after the date of enactment of this Act shall be deobligated, 
if necessary, shall be utilized for previously selected demonstration 
projects under such solicitations that have reached financial close or 
have otherwise secured funding sufficient to construct the project prior 
to 30 days after the date of enactment of this Act, and shall be 
allocated among such projects in proportion to the total financial 
contribution by the recipients to those projects stipulated in their 
respective cooperative agreements.
    (b) Funds utilized pursuant to subsection (a) shall be administered 
in accordance with the provisions in the Act in which the funds for 
those demonstration projects were originally appropriated, except that 
financial assistance for costs in excess of those estimated as of the 
date of award of the original financial assistance may be provided in 
excess of the proportion of costs borne by the Government in the 
original agreement and shall not be limited to 25 percent of the 
original financial assistance.
    (c) No amounts may be repurposed pursuant to this section from 
amounts that were designated by the Congress as an emergency requirement 
pursuant to a concurrent resolution on the budget or the Balanced Budget 
and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.
    (d) This section shall be fully implemented not later than 60 days 
after the date of enactment of this Act.

                                TITLE IV

                          INDEPENDENT AGENCIES

                     Appalachian Regional Commission

    For expenses necessary to carry out the programs authorized by the 
Appalachian Regional Development Act of 1965, notwithstanding 40 U.S.C. 
14704, and for expenses necessary for the Federal Co-Chairman and the 
Alternate on the Appalachian Regional Commission, for payment of the 
Federal share of the administrative expenses of the Commission, 
including services as authorized by 5 U.S.C. 3109, and hire of passenger 
motor vehicles, $146,000,000, to remain available until expended.

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                 Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board

                          salaries and expenses

    For expenses necessary for the Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety 
Board in carrying out activities authorized by the Atomic Energy Act of 
1954, as amended by Public Law 100-456, section 1441, $29,150,000, to 
remain available until September 30, 2017.

                        Delta Regional Authority

                          salaries and expenses

    For expenses necessary for the Delta Regional Authority and to carry 
out its activities, as authorized by the Delta Regional Authority Act of 
2000, notwithstanding sections 382C(b)(2), 382F(d), 382M, and 382N of 
said Act, $25,000,000, to remain available until expended.

                            Denali Commission

    For expenses necessary for the Denali Commission including the 
purchase, construction, and acquisition of plant and capital equipment 
as necessary and other expenses, $11,000,000, to remain available until 
expended, notwithstanding the limitations contained in section 306(g) of 
the Denali Commission Act of 1998:  Provided, That funds shall be 
available for construction projects in an amount not to exceed 80 
percent of total project cost for distressed communities, as defined by 
section 307 of the Denali Commission Act of 1998 (division C, title III, 
Public Law 105-277), as amended by section 701 of appendix D, title VII, 
Public Law 106-113 (113 Stat. 1501A-280), and an amount not to exceed 50 
percent for non-distressed communities.

                   Northern Border Regional Commission

    For expenses necessary for the Northern Border Regional Commission 
in carrying out activities authorized by subtitle V of title 40, United 
States Code, $7,500,000, to remain available until expended:  Provided, 
That such amounts shall be available for administrative expenses, 
notwithstanding section 15751(b) of title 40, United States Code.

                 Southeast Crescent Regional Commission

    For expenses necessary for the Southeast Crescent Regional 
Commission in carrying out activities authorized by subtitle V of title 
40, United States Code, $250,000, to remain available until expended.

                      Nuclear Regulatory Commission

                          salaries and expenses

    For expenses necessary for the Commission in carrying out the 
purposes of the Energy Reorganization Act of 1974 and the Atomic Energy 
Act of 1954, $990,000,000, including official representation expenses 
not to exceed $25,000, to remain available until expended:  Provided, 
That of the amount appropriated herein,

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not more than $7,500,000 may be made available for salaries, travel, and 
other support costs for the Office of the Commission, to remain 
available until September 30, 2017, of which, notwithstanding section 
201(a)(2)(c) of the Energy Reorganization Act of 1974 (42 U.S.C. 
5841(a)(2)(c)), the use and expenditure shall only be approved by a 
majority vote of the Commission:  Provided further, That revenues from 
licensing fees, inspection services, and other services and collections 
estimated at $872,864,000 in fiscal year 2016 shall be retained and used 
for necessary salaries and expenses in this account, notwithstanding 31 
U.S.C. 3302, and shall remain available until expended:  Provided 
further, That the sum herein appropriated shall be reduced by the amount 
of revenues received during fiscal year 2016 so as to result in a final 
fiscal year 2016 appropriation estimated at not more than $117,136,000:  
Provided further, That of the amounts appropriated under this heading, 
$10,000,000 shall be for university research and development in areas 
relevant to their respective organization's mission, and $5,000,000 
shall be for a Nuclear Science and Engineering Grant Program that will 
support multiyear projects that do not align with programmatic missions 
but are critical to maintaining the discipline of nuclear science and 
engineering.

                       office of inspector general

    For expenses necessary for the Office of Inspector General in 
carrying out the provisions of the Inspector General Act of 1978, 
$12,136,000, to remain available until September 30, 2017:  Provided, 
That revenues from licensing fees, inspection services, and other 
services and collections estimated at $10,060,000 in fiscal year 2016 
shall be retained and be available until September 30, 2017, for 
necessary salaries and expenses in this account, notwithstanding section 
3302 of title 31, United States Code:  Provided further, That the sum 
herein appropriated shall be reduced by the amount of revenues received 
during fiscal year 2016 so as to result in a final fiscal year 2016 
appropriation estimated at not more than $2,076,000:  Provided further, 
That of the amounts appropriated under this heading, $958,000 shall be 
for Inspector General services for the Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety 
Board, which shall not be available from fee revenues.

                  Nuclear Waste Technical Review Board

                          salaries and expenses

    For expenses necessary for the Nuclear Waste Technical Review Board, 
as authorized by Public Law 100-203, section 5051, $3,600,000, to be 
derived from the Nuclear Waste Fund, to remain available until September 
30, 2017.

                GENERAL PROVISIONS--INDEPENDENT AGENCIES

    Sec. 401.  The Nuclear Regulatory Commission shall comply with the 
July 5, 2011, version of Chapter VI of its Internal Commission 
Procedures when responding to Congressional requests for information.
    Sec. 402. (a) The amounts made available by this title for the 
Nuclear Regulatory Commission may be reprogrammed for any program, 
project, or activity, and the Commission shall notify the

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Committees on Appropriations of both Houses of Congress at least 30 days 
prior to the use of any proposed reprogramming that would cause any 
program funding level to increase or decrease by more than $500,000 or 
10 percent, whichever is less, during the time period covered by this 
Act.
    (b)(1) The Nuclear Regulatory Commission may waive the notification 
requirement in (a) if compliance with such requirement would pose a 
substantial risk to human health, the environment, welfare, or national 
security.
    (2) The Nuclear Regulatory Commission shall notify the Committees on 
Appropriations of both Houses of Congress of any waiver under paragraph 
(1) as soon as practicable, but not later than 3 days after the date of 
the activity to which a requirement or restriction would otherwise have 
applied. Such notice shall include an explanation of the substantial 
risk under paragraph (1) that permitted such waiver and shall provide a 
detailed report to the Committees of such waiver and changes to funding 
levels to programs, projects, or activities.
    (c) Except as provided in subsections (a), (b), and (d), the amounts 
made available by this title for ``Nuclear Regulatory Commission--
Salaries and Expenses'' shall be expended as directed in the explanatory 
statement described in section 4 (in the matter preceding division A of 
this consolidated Act).
    (d) None of the funds provided for the Nuclear Regulatory Commission 
shall be available for obligation or expenditure through a reprogramming 
of funds that increases funds or personnel for any program, project, or 
activity for which funds are denied or restricted by this Act.
    (e) The Commission shall provide a monthly report to the Committees 
on Appropriations of both Houses of Congress, which includes the 
following for each program, project, or activity, including any prior 
year appropriations--
            (1) total budget authority;
            (2) total unobligated balances; and
            (3) total unliquidated obligations.

    Sec. 403.  Public Law 105-277, division A, section 101(g) (title 
III, section 329(a), (b)) <<NOTE: 43 USC 1653 note.>>  is amended by 
inserting, in subsection (b), after ``State law'' and before the period 
the following: ``or for the construction and repair of barge mooring 
points and barge landing sites to facilitate pumping fuel from fuel 
transport barges into bulk fuel storage tanks.''.

                                 TITLE V

                           GENERAL PROVISIONS

    Sec. 501.  None of the funds appropriated by this Act may be used in 
any way, directly or indirectly, to influence congressional action on 
any legislation or appropriation matters pending before Congress, other 
than to communicate to Members of Congress as described in 18 U.S.C. 
1913.
    Sec. 502. (a) None of the funds made available in title III of this 
Act may be transferred to any department, agency, or instrumentality of 
the United States Government, except pursuant to a transfer made by or 
transfer authority provided in this Act or any other appropriations Act 
for any fiscal year, transfer

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authority referenced in the explanatory statement described in section 4 
(in the matter preceding division A of this consolidated Act), or any 
authority whereby a department, agency, or instrumentality of the United 
States Government may provide goods or services to another department, 
agency, or instrumentality.
    (b) None of the funds made available for any department, agency, or 
instrumentality of the United States Government may be transferred to 
accounts funded in title III of this Act, except pursuant to a transfer 
made by or transfer authority provided in this Act or any other 
appropriations Act for any fiscal year, transfer authority referenced in 
the explanatory statement described in section 4 (in the matter 
preceding division A of this consolidated Act), or any authority whereby 
a department, agency, or instrumentality of the United States Government 
may provide goods or services to another department, agency, or 
instrumentality.
    (c) The head of any relevant department or agency funded in this Act 
utilizing any transfer authority shall submit to the Committees on 
Appropriations of both Houses of Congress a semiannual report detailing 
the transfer authorities, except for any authority whereby a department, 
agency, or instrumentality of the United States Government may provide 
goods or services to another department, agency, or instrumentality, 
used in the previous 6 months and in the year-to-date. This report shall 
include the amounts transferred and the purposes for which they were 
transferred, and shall not replace or modify existing notification 
requirements for each authority.
    Sec. 503.  None of the funds made available by this Act may be used 
in contravention of Executive Order No. 12898 of February 11, 1994 
(Federal Actions to Address Environmental Justice in Minority 
Populations and Low-Income Populations).
    This division may be cited as the ``Energy and Water Development and 
Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2016''.

DIVISION E--FINANCIAL <<NOTE: Financial Services and General Government 
Appropriations Act, 2016. Department of the Treasury Appropriations Act, 
2016.>>  SERVICES AND GENERAL GOVERNMENT APPROPRIATIONS ACT, 2016

                                 TITLE I

                       DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY

                          Departmental Offices

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses of the Departmental Offices including 
operation and maintenance of the Treasury Building and Annex; hire of 
passenger motor vehicles; maintenance, repairs, and improvements of, and 
purchase of commercial insurance policies for, real properties leased or 
owned overseas, when necessary for the performance of official business; 
executive direction program activities; international affairs and 
economic policy activities; domestic finance and tax policy activities, 
including technical assistance to Puerto Rico; and Treasury-wide 
management policies and programs activities, $222,500,000:  Provided, 
That of the amount appropriated under this heading--
            (1) not to exceed $350,000 is for official reception and 
        representation expenses;

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            (2) not to exceed $258,000 is for unforeseen emergencies of 
        a confidential nature to be allocated and expended under the 
        direction of the Secretary of the Treasury and to be accounted 
        for solely on the Secretary's certificate; and
            (3) not to exceed $22,200,000 shall remain available until 
        September 30, 2017, for--
                    (A) the Treasury-wide Financial Statement Audit and 
                Internal Control Program;
                    (B) information technology modernization 
                requirements;
                    (C) the audit, oversight, and administration of the 
                Gulf Coast Restoration Trust Fund; and
                    (D) the development and implementation of programs 
                within the Office of Critical Infrastructure Protection 
                and Compliance Policy, including entering into 
                cooperative agreements.

             office of terrorism and financial intelligence

                          salaries and expenses

    For the necessary expenses of the Office of Terrorism and Financial 
Intelligence to safeguard the financial system against illicit use and 
to combat rogue nations, terrorist facilitators, weapons of mass 
destruction proliferators, money launderers, drug kingpins, and other 
national security threats, $117,000,000:  Provided, That of the amount 
appropriated under this heading: (1) not to exceed $27,100,000 is 
available for administrative expenses; and (2) $5,000,000, to remain 
available until September 30, 2017.

        department-wide systems and capital investments programs

                      (including transfer of funds)

    For development and acquisition of automatic data processing 
equipment, software, and services and for repairs and renovations to 
buildings owned by the Department of the Treasury, $5,000,000, to remain 
available until September 30, 2018:  Provided, That these funds shall be 
transferred to accounts and in amounts as necessary to satisfy the 
requirements of the Department's offices, bureaus, and other 
organizations:  Provided further, That this transfer authority shall be 
in addition to any other transfer authority provided in this Act:  
Provided further, That none of the funds appropriated under this heading 
shall be used to support or supplement ``Internal Revenue Service, 
Operations Support'' or ``Internal Revenue Service, Business Systems 
Modernization''.

                       office of inspector general

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses of the Office of Inspector General in 
carrying out the provisions of the Inspector General Act of 1978, 
$35,416,000, including hire of passenger motor vehicles; of which not to 
exceed $100,000 shall be available for unforeseen emergencies of a 
confidential nature, to be allocated and expended under the direction of 
the Inspector General of the Treasury; of which up to $2,800,000 to 
remain available until September 30, 2017, shall

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be for audits and investigations conducted pursuant to section 1608 of 
the Resources and Ecosystems Sustainability, Tourist Opportunities, and 
Revived Economies of the Gulf Coast States Act of 2012 (33 U.S.C. 1321 
note); and of which not to exceed $1,000 shall be available for official 
reception and representation expenses.

            treasury inspector general for tax administration

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses of the Treasury Inspector General for Tax 
Administration in carrying out the Inspector General Act of 1978, as 
amended, including purchase and hire of passenger motor vehicles (31 
U.S.C. 1343(b)); and services authorized by 5 U.S.C. 3109, at such rates 
as may be determined by the Inspector General for Tax Administration; 
$167,275,000, of which $5,000,000 shall remain available until September 
30, 2017; of which not to exceed $6,000,000 shall be available for 
official travel expenses; of which not to exceed $500,000 shall be 
available for unforeseen emergencies of a confidential nature, to be 
allocated and expended under the direction of the Inspector General for 
Tax Administration; and of which not to exceed $1,500 shall be available 
for official reception and representation expenses.

     special inspector general for the troubled asset relief program

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses of the Office of the Special Inspector 
General in carrying out the provisions of the Emergency Economic 
Stabilization Act of 2008 (Public Law 110-343), $40,671,000.

                  Financial Crimes Enforcement Network

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses of the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network, 
including hire of passenger motor vehicles; travel and training expenses 
of non-Federal and foreign government personnel to attend meetings and 
training concerned with domestic and foreign financial intelligence 
activities, law enforcement, and financial regulation; services 
authorized by 5 U.S.C. 3109; not to exceed $10,000 for official 
reception and representation expenses; and for assistance to Federal law 
enforcement agencies, with or without reimbursement, $112,979,000, of 
which not to exceed $34,335,000 shall remain available until September 
30, 2018.

                        Treasury Forfeiture Fund

                               (rescission)

    Of the unobligated balances available under this heading, 
$700,000,000 are rescinded.

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                      Bureau of the Fiscal Service

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses of operations of the Bureau of the Fiscal 
Service, $363,850,000; of which not to exceed $4,210,000, to remain 
available until September 30, 2018, is for information systems 
modernization initiatives; of which $5,000 shall be available for 
official reception and representation expenses; and of which not to 
exceed $19,800,000, to remain available until September 30, 2018, is to 
support the Department's activities related to implementation of the 
Digital Accountability and Transparency Act (DATA Act; Public Law 113-
101), including changes in business processes, workforce, or information 
technology to support high quality, transparent Federal spending 
information.
    In addition, $165,000, to be derived from the Oil Spill Liability 
Trust Fund to reimburse administrative and personnel expenses for 
financial management of the Fund, as authorized by section 1012 of 
Public Law 101-380.

                Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses of carrying out section 1111 of the Homeland 
Security Act of 2002, including hire of passenger motor vehicles, 
$106,439,000; of which not to exceed $6,000 for official reception and 
representation expenses; not to exceed $50,000 for cooperative research 
and development programs for laboratory services; and provision of 
laboratory assistance to State and local agencies with or without 
reimbursement:  Provided, That of the amount appropriated under this 
heading, $5,000,000 shall be for the costs of accelerating the 
processing of formula and label applications.

                           United States Mint

                united states mint public enterprise fund

    Pursuant to section 5136 of title 31, United States Code, the United 
States Mint is provided funding through the United States Mint Public 
Enterprise Fund for costs associated with the production of circulating 
coins, numismatic coins, and protective services, including both 
operating expenses and capital investments:  Provided, That the 
aggregate amount of new liabilities and obligations incurred during 
fiscal year 2016 under such section 5136 for circulating coinage and 
protective service capital investments of the United States Mint shall 
not exceed $20,000,000.

    Community Development Financial Institutions Fund Program Account

    To carry out the Riegle Community Development and Regulatory 
Improvements Act of 1994 (subtitle A of title I of Public Law 103-325), 
including services authorized by section 3109 of title 5, United States 
Code, but at rates for individuals not to exceed the per diem rate 
equivalent to the rate for EX-3, $233,523,000. Of the amount 
appropriated under this heading--

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            (1) not less than $153,423,000, notwithstanding section 
        108(e) of Public Law 103-325 (12 U.S.C. 4707(e)) with regard to 
        Small and/or Emerging Community Development Financial 
        Institutions Assistance awards, is available until September 30, 
        2017, for financial assistance and technical assistance under 
        subparagraphs (A) and (B) of section 108(a)(1), respectively, of 
        Public Law 103-325 (12 U.S.C. 4707(a)(1)(A) and (B)), of which 
        up to $3,102,500 may be used for the cost of direct loans:  
        Provided, That the cost of direct and guaranteed loans, 
        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 $25,000,000;
            (2) not less than $15,500,000, notwithstanding section 
        108(e) of Public Law 103-325 (12 U.S.C. 4707(e)), is available 
        until September 30, 2017, for financial assistance, technical 
        assistance, training and outreach programs designed to benefit 
        Native American, Native Hawaiian, and Alaskan Native communities 
        and provided primarily through qualified community development 
        lender organizations with experience and expertise in community 
        development banking and lending in Indian country, Native 
        American organizations, tribes and tribal organizations, and 
        other suitable providers;
            (3) not less than $19,000,000 is available until September 
        30, 2017, for the Bank Enterprise Award program;
            (4) not less than $22,000,000, notwithstanding subsections 
        (d) and (e) of section 108 of Public Law 103-325 (12 U.S.C. 
        4707(d) and (e)), is available until September 30, 2017, for a 
        Healthy Food Financing Initiative to provide financial 
        assistance, technical assistance, training, and outreach to 
        community development financial institutions for the purpose of 
        offering affordable financing and technical assistance to expand 
        the availability of healthy food options in distressed 
        communities;
            (5) up to $23,600,000 is available until September 30, 2016, 
        for administrative expenses, including administration of CDFI 
        fund programs and the New Markets Tax Credit Program, of which 
        not less than $1,000,000 is for capacity building to expand CDFI 
        investments in underserved rural areas, and up to $300,000 is 
        for administrative expenses to carry out the direct loan 
        program; and
            (6) during fiscal year 2016, none of the funds available 
        under this heading are available for the cost, as defined in 
        section 502 of the Congressional Budget Act of 1974, of 
        commitments to guarantee bonds and notes under section 114A of 
        the Riegle Community Development and Regulatory Improvement Act 
        of 1994 (12 U.S.C. 4713a):  Provided, That commitments to 
        guarantee bonds and notes under such section 114A shall not 
        exceed $750,000,000: <<NOTE: 12 USC 4713a note.>>   Provided 
        further, That such section 114A shall remain in effect until 
        September 30, 2016.

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                        Internal Revenue Service

                            taxpayer services

    For necessary expenses of the Internal Revenue Service to provide 
taxpayer services, including pre-filing assistance and education, filing 
and account services, taxpayer advocacy services, and other services as 
authorized by 5 U.S.C. 3109, at such rates as may be determined by the 
Commissioner, $2,156,554,000, of which not less than $6,500,000 shall be 
for the Tax Counseling for the Elderly Program, of which not less than 
$12,000,000 shall be available for low-income taxpayer clinic grants, 
and of which not less than $15,000,000, to remain available until 
September 30, 2017, shall be available for a Community Volunteer Income 
Tax Assistance matching grants program for tax return preparation 
assistance, of which not less than $206,000,000 shall be available for 
operating expenses of the Taxpayer Advocate Service:  Provided, That of 
the amounts made available for the Taxpayer Advocate Service, not less 
than $5,000,000 shall be for identity theft casework.

                               enforcement

    For necessary expenses for tax enforcement activities of the 
Internal Revenue Service to determine and collect owed taxes, to provide 
legal and litigation support, to conduct criminal investigations, to 
enforce criminal statutes related to violations of internal revenue laws 
and other financial crimes, to purchase and hire passenger motor 
vehicles (31 U.S.C. 1343(b)), and to provide other services as 
authorized by 5 U.S.C. 3109, at such rates as may be determined by the 
Commissioner, $4,860,000,000, of which not to exceed $50,000,000 shall 
remain available until September 30, 2017, and of which not less than 
$60,257,000 shall be for the Interagency Crime and Drug Enforcement 
program.

                           operations support

    For necessary expenses of the Internal Revenue Service to support 
taxpayer services and enforcement programs, including rent payments; 
facilities services; printing; postage; physical security; headquarters 
and other IRS-wide administration activities; research and statistics of 
income; telecommunications; information technology development, 
enhancement, operations, maintenance, and security; the hire of 
passenger motor vehicles (31 U.S.C. 1343(b)); the operations of the 
Internal Revenue Service Oversight Board; and other services as 
authorized by 5 U.S.C. 3109, at such rates as may be determined by the 
Commissioner; $3,638,446,000, of which not to exceed $50,000,000 shall 
remain available until September 30, 2017; of which not to exceed 
$10,000,000 shall remain available until expended for acquisition of 
equipment and construction, repair and renovation of facilities; of 
which not to exceed $1,000,000 shall remain available until September 
30, 2018, for research; of which not to exceed $20,000 shall be for 
official reception and representation expenses: <<NOTE: 26 USC 7801 
note.>>   Provided, That not later than 30 days after the end of each 
quarter, the Internal Revenue Service shall submit a report to the 
Committees on Appropriations of the House of Representatives and the 
Senate and the Comptroller General of the United States detailing the 
cost and schedule performance for its major information technology 
investments, including

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the purpose and life-cycle stages of the investments; the reasons for 
any cost and schedule variances; the risks of such investments and 
strategies the Internal Revenue Service is using to mitigate such risks; 
and the expected developmental milestones to be achieved and costs to be 
incurred in the next quarter:  Provided further, That the Internal 
Revenue Service shall include, in its budget justification for fiscal 
year 2017, a summary of cost and schedule performance information for 
its major information technology systems.

                     business systems modernization

    For necessary expenses of the Internal Revenue Service's business 
systems modernization program, $290,000,000, to remain available until 
September 30, 2018, for the capital asset acquisition of information 
technology systems, including management and related contractual costs 
of said acquisitions, including related Internal Revenue Service labor 
costs, and contractual costs associated with operations authorized by 5 
U.S.C. 3109: <<NOTE: 26 USC 7801 note.>>   Provided, That not later than 
30 days after the end of each quarter, the Internal Revenue Service 
shall submit a report to the Committees on Appropriations of the House 
of Representatives and the Senate and the Comptroller General of the 
United States detailing the cost and schedule performance for CADE 2 and 
Modernized e-File information technology investments, including the 
purposes and life-cycle stages of the investments; the reasons for any 
cost and schedule variances; the risks of such investments and the 
strategies the Internal Revenue Service is using to mitigate such risks; 
and the expected developmental milestones to be achieved and costs to be 
incurred in the next quarter.

           administrative provisions--internal revenue service

                      (including transfer of funds)

    Sec. 101.  Not to exceed 5 percent of any appropriation made 
available in this Act to the Internal Revenue Service may be transferred 
to any other Internal Revenue Service appropriation upon the advance 
approval of the Committees on Appropriations.
    Sec. 102.  The Internal Revenue Service shall maintain an employee 
training program, which shall include the following topics: taxpayers' 
rights, dealing courteously with taxpayers, cross-cultural relations, 
ethics, and the impartial application of tax law.
    Sec. 103.  The Internal Revenue Service shall institute and enforce 
policies and procedures that will safeguard the confidentiality of 
taxpayer information and protect taxpayers against identity theft.
    Sec. 104.  Funds made available by this or any other Act to the 
Internal Revenue Service shall be available for improved facilities and 
increased staffing to provide sufficient and effective 1-800 help line 
service for taxpayers. The Commissioner shall continue to make 
improvements to the Internal Revenue Service 1-800 help line service a 
priority and allocate resources necessary to enhance the response time 
to taxpayer communications, particularly with regard to victims of tax-
related crimes.
    Sec. 105.  None of the funds made available to the Internal Revenue 
Service by this Act may be used to make a video unless the Service-Wide 
Video Editorial Board determines in advance that

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making the video is appropriate, taking into account the cost, topic, 
tone, and purpose of the video.
    Sec. 106.  The Internal Revenue Service shall issue a notice of 
confirmation of any address change relating to an employer making 
employment tax payments, and such notice shall be sent to both the 
employer's former and new address and an officer or employee of the 
Internal Revenue Service shall give special consideration to an offer-
in-compromise from a taxpayer who has been the victim of fraud by a 
third party payroll tax preparer.
    Sec. 107.  None of the funds made available under this Act may be 
used by the Internal Revenue Service to target citizens of the United 
States for exercising any right guaranteed under the First Amendment to 
the Constitution of the United States.
    Sec. 108.  None of the funds made available in this Act may be used 
by the Internal Revenue Service to target groups for regulatory scrutiny 
based on their ideological beliefs.
    Sec. 109.  None of funds made available by this Act to the Internal 
Revenue Service shall be obligated or expended on conferences that do 
not adhere to the procedures, verification processes, documentation 
requirements, and policies issued by the Chief Financial Officer, Human 
Capital Office, and Agency-Wide Shared Services as a result of the 
recommendations in the report published on May 31, 2013, by the Treasury 
Inspector General for Tax Administration entitled ``Review of the August 
2010 Small Business/Self-Employed Division's Conference in Anaheim, 
California'' (Reference Number 2013-10-037).
    Sec. 110.  None of the funds made available in this Act to the 
Internal Revenue Service may be obligated or expended--
            (1) to make a payment to any employee under a bonus, award, 
        or recognition program; or
            (2) under any hiring or personnel selection process with 
        respect to re-hiring a former employee,

unless such program or process takes into account the conduct and 
Federal tax compliance of such employee or former employee.
    Sec. 111.  None of the funds made available by this Act may be used 
in contravention of section 6103 of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 
(relating to confidentiality and disclosure of returns and return 
information).
    Sec. 112.  Except to the extent provided in section 6014, 6020, or 
6201(d) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, no funds in this or any 
other Act shall be available to the Secretary of the Treasury to provide 
to any person a proposed final return or statement for use by such 
person to satisfy a filing or reporting requirement under such Code.
    Sec. 113.  In addition to the amounts otherwise made available in 
this Act for the Internal Revenue Service, $290,000,000, to be available 
until September 30, 2017, shall be transferred by the Commissioner to 
the ``Taxpayer Services'', ``Enforcement'', or ``Operations Support'' 
accounts of the Internal Revenue Service for an additional amount to be 
used solely for measurable improvements in the customer service 
representative level of service rate, to improve the identification and 
prevention of refund fraud and identity theft, and to enhance 
cybersecurity to safeguard taxpayer data:  Provided, That such funds 
shall supplement, not supplant any other amounts made available by the 
Internal Revenue Service for such purpose:  Provided further, That such 
funds shall not be available until the Commissioner submits to the 
Committees on

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Appropriations of the House of Representatives and the Senate a spending 
plan for such funds:  Provided further, That such funds shall not be 
used to support any provision of Public Law 111-148, Public Law 111-152, 
or any amendment made by either such Public Law.

          Administrative Provisions--Department of the Treasury

                     (including transfers of funds)

    Sec. 114.  Appropriations to the Department of the Treasury in this 
Act shall be available for uniforms or allowances therefor, as 
authorized by law (5 U.S.C. 5901), including maintenance, repairs, and 
cleaning; purchase of insurance for official motor vehicles operated in 
foreign countries; purchase of motor vehicles without regard to the 
general purchase price limitations for vehicles purchased and used 
overseas for the current fiscal year; entering into contracts with the 
Department of State for the furnishing of health and medical services to 
employees and their dependents serving in foreign countries; and 
services authorized by 5 U.S.C. 3109.
    Sec. 115.  Not to exceed 2 percent of any appropriations in this 
title made available under the headings ``Departmental Offices--Salaries 
and Expenses'', ``Office of Inspector General'', ``Special Inspector 
General for the Troubled Asset Relief Program'', ``Financial Crimes 
Enforcement Network'', ``Bureau of the Fiscal Service'', and ``Alcohol 
and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau'' may be transferred between such 
appropriations upon the advance approval of the Committees on 
Appropriations of the House of Representatives and the Senate:  
Provided, That, upon advance approval of such Committees, not to exceed 
2 percent of any such appropriations may be transferred to the ``Office 
of Terrorism and Financial Intelligence'':  Provided further, That no 
transfer under this section may increase or decrease any such 
appropriation by more than 2 percent.
    Sec. 116.  Not to exceed 2 percent of any appropriation made 
available in this Act to the Internal Revenue Service may be transferred 
to the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration's appropriation 
upon the advance approval of the Committees on Appropriations of the 
House of Representatives and the Senate:  Provided, That no transfer may 
increase or decrease any such appropriation by more than 2 percent.
    Sec. 117.  None of the funds appropriated in this Act or otherwise 
available to the Department of the Treasury or the Bureau of Engraving 
and Printing may be used to redesign the $1 Federal Reserve note.
    Sec. 118.  The Secretary of the Treasury may transfer funds from the 
``Bureau of the Fiscal Service-Salaries and Expenses'' to the Debt 
Collection Fund as necessary to cover the costs of debt collection:  
Provided, That such amounts shall be reimbursed to such salaries and 
expenses account from debt collections received in the Debt Collection 
Fund.
    Sec. 119.  None of the funds appropriated or otherwise made 
available by this or any other Act may be used by the United States Mint 
to construct or operate any museum without the explicit approval of the 
Committees on Appropriations of the House of Representatives and the 
Senate, the House Committee on Financial

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Services, and the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban 
Affairs.
    Sec. 120.  None of the funds appropriated or otherwise made 
available by this or any other Act or source to the Department of the 
Treasury, the Bureau of Engraving and Printing, and the United States 
Mint, individually or collectively, may be used to consolidate any or 
all functions of the Bureau of Engraving and Printing and the United 
States Mint without the explicit approval of the House Committee on 
Financial Services; the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban 
Affairs; and the Committees on Appropriations of the House of 
Representatives and the Senate.
    Sec. 121.  Funds appropriated by this Act, or made available by the 
transfer of funds in this Act, for the Department of the Treasury's 
intelligence or intelligence related activities are deemed to be 
specifically authorized by the Congress for purposes of section 504 of 
the National Security Act of 1947 (50 U.S.C. 414) during fiscal year 
2016 until the enactment of the Intelligence Authorization Act for 
Fiscal Year 2016.
    Sec. 122.  Not to exceed $5,000 shall be made available from the 
Bureau of Engraving and Printing's Industrial Revolving Fund for 
necessary official reception and representation expenses.
    Sec. 123.  The Secretary of the Treasury shall submit a Capital 
Investment Plan to the Committees on Appropriations of the Senate and 
the House of Representatives not later than 30 days following the 
submission of the annual budget submitted by the President:  Provided, 
That such Capital Investment Plan shall include capital investment 
spending from all accounts within the Department of the Treasury, 
including but not limited to the Department-wide Systems and Capital 
Investment Programs account, Treasury Franchise Fund account, and the 
Treasury Forfeiture Fund account:  Provided further, That such Capital 
Investment Plan shall include expenditures occurring in previous fiscal 
years for each capital investment project that has not been fully 
completed.
    Sec. 124. (a) Not later than 60 days after the end of each quarter, 
the Office of Financial Stability and the Office of Financial Research 
shall submit reports on their activities to the Committees on 
Appropriations of the House of Representatives and the Senate, the 
Committee on Financial Services of the House of Representatives and the 
Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.
    (b) The reports required under subsection (a) shall include--
            (1) the obligations made during the previous quarter by 
        object class, office, and activity;
            (2) the estimated obligations for the remainder of the 
        fiscal year by object class, office, and activity;
            (3) the number of full-time equivalents within each office 
        during the previous quarter;
            (4) the estimated number of full-time equivalents within 
        each office for the remainder of the fiscal year; and
            (5) actions taken to achieve the goals, objectives, and 
        performance measures of each office.

    (c) At the request of any such Committees specified in subsection 
(a), the Office of Financial Stability and the Office of Financial 
Research shall make officials available to testify on the contents of 
the reports required under subsection (a).

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    Sec. 125.  Within 45 days after the date of enactment of this Act, 
the Secretary of the Treasury shall submit an itemized report to the 
Committees on Appropriations of the House of Representatives and the 
Senate on the amount of total funds charged to each office by the 
Franchise Fund including the amount charged for each service provided by 
the Franchise Fund to each office, a detailed description of the 
services, a detailed explanation of how each charge for each service is 
calculated, and a description of the role customers have in governing in 
the Franchise Fund.
    Sec. 126.  The Secretary of the Treasury, in consultation with the 
appropriate agencies, departments, bureaus, and commissions that have 
expertise in terrorism and complex financial instruments, shall provide 
a report to the Committees on Appropriations of the House of 
Representatives and Senate, the Committee on Financial Services of the 
House of Representatives, and the Committee on Banking, Housing, and 
Urban Affairs of the Senate not later than 90 days after the date of 
enactment of this Act on economic warfare and financial terrorism.
    Sec. 127.  During fiscal year 2016--
            (1) none of the funds made available in this or any other 
        Act may be used by the Department of the Treasury, including the 
        Internal Revenue Service, to issue, revise, or finalize any 
        regulation, revenue ruling, or other guidance not limited to a 
        particular taxpayer relating to the standard which is used to 
        determine whether an organization is operated exclusively for 
        the promotion of social welfare for purposes of section 
        501(c)(4) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 (including the 
        proposed regulations published at 78 Fed. Reg. 71535 (November 
        29, 2013)); and
            (2) the standard and definitions as in effect on January 1, 
        2010, which are used to make such determinations shall apply 
        after the date of the enactment of this Act for purposes of 
        determining status under section 501(c)(4) of such Code of 
        organizations created on, before, or after such date.

    This title may be cited as the ``Department of the Treasury 
Appropriations Act, 2016''.

 TITLE II <<NOTE: Executive Office of the President Appropriations Act, 
2016.>> 

    EXECUTIVE OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT AND FUNDS APPROPRIATED TO THE 
                                PRESIDENT

                             The White House

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses for the White House as authorized by law, 
including not to exceed $3,850,000 for services as authorized by 5 
U.S.C. 3109 and 3 U.S.C. 105; subsistence expenses as authorized by 3 
U.S.C. 105, which shall be expended and accounted for as provided in 
that section; hire of passenger motor vehicles, and travel (not to 
exceed $100,000 to be expended and accounted for as provided by 3 U.S.C. 
103); and not to exceed $19,000 for official reception and 
representation expenses, to be available for allocation within the 
Executive Office of the President; and for necessary expenses of the 
Office of Policy Development, including services as authorized by 5 
U.S.C. 3109 and 3 U.S.C. 107, $55,000,000.

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                 Executive Residence at the White House

                           operating expenses

    For necessary expenses of the Executive Residence at the White 
House, $12,723,000, to be expended and accounted for as provided by 3 
U.S.C. 105, 109, 110, and 112-114.

                          reimbursable expenses

    For the reimbursable expenses of the Executive Residence at the 
White House, such sums as may be necessary:  Provided, That all 
reimbursable operating expenses of the Executive Residence shall be made 
in accordance with the provisions of this paragraph:  Provided further, 
That, notwithstanding any other provision of law, such amount for 
reimbursable operating expenses shall be the exclusive authority of the 
Executive Residence to incur obligations and to receive offsetting 
collections, for such expenses:  Provided further, That the Executive 
Residence shall require each person sponsoring a reimbursable political 
event to pay in advance an amount equal to the estimated cost of the 
event, and all such advance payments shall be credited to this account 
and remain available until expended:  Provided further, That the 
Executive Residence shall require the national committee of the 
political party of the President to maintain on deposit $25,000, to be 
separately accounted for and available for expenses relating to 
reimbursable political events sponsored by such committee during such 
fiscal year:  Provided further, That the Executive Residence shall 
ensure that a written notice of any amount owed for a reimbursable 
operating expense under this paragraph is submitted to the person owing 
such amount within 60 days after such expense is incurred, and that such 
amount is collected within 30 days after the submission of such notice:  
Provided further, That the Executive Residence shall charge interest and 
assess penalties and other charges on any such amount that is not 
reimbursed within such 30 days, in accordance with the interest and 
penalty provisions applicable to an outstanding debt on a United States 
Government claim under 31 U.S.C. 3717:  Provided further, That each such 
amount that is reimbursed, and any accompanying interest and charges, 
shall be deposited in the Treasury as miscellaneous receipts:  Provided 
further, That the Executive Residence shall prepare and submit to the 
Committees on Appropriations, by not later than 90 days after the end of 
the fiscal year covered by this Act, a report setting forth the 
reimbursable operating expenses of the Executive Residence during the 
preceding fiscal year, including the total amount of such expenses, the 
amount of such total that consists of reimbursable official and 
ceremonial events, the amount of such total that consists of 
reimbursable political events, and the portion of each such amount that 
has been reimbursed as of the date of the report:  Provided further, 
That the Executive Residence shall maintain a system for the tracking of 
expenses related to reimbursable events within the Executive Residence 
that includes a standard for the classification of any such expense as 
political or nonpolitical:  Provided further, That no provision of this 
paragraph may be construed to exempt the Executive Residence from any 
other applicable requirement of subchapter I or II of chapter 37 of 
title 31, United States Code.

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                   White House Repair and Restoration

    For the repair, alteration, and improvement of the Executive 
Residence at the White House pursuant to 3 U.S.C. 105(d), $750,000, to 
remain available until expended, for required maintenance, resolution of 
safety and health issues, and continued preventative maintenance.

                      Council of Economic Advisers

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses of the Council of Economic Advisers in 
carrying out its functions under the Employment Act of 1946 (15 U.S.C. 
1021 et seq.), $4,195,000.

         National Security Council and Homeland Security Council

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses of the National Security Council and the 
Homeland Security Council, including services as authorized by 5 U.S.C. 
3109, $12,800,000.

                        Office of Administration

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses of the Office of Administration, including 
services as authorized by 5 U.S.C. 3109 and 3 U.S.C. 107, and hire of 
passenger motor vehicles, $96,116,000, of which not to exceed $7,994,000 
shall remain available until expended for continued modernization of 
information resources within the Executive Office of the President.

                     Office of Management and Budget

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses of the Office of Management and Budget, 
including hire of passenger motor vehicles and services as authorized by 
5 U.S.C. 3109, to carry out the provisions of chapter 35 of title 44, 
United States Code, and to prepare and submit the budget of the United 
States Government, in accordance with section 1105(a) of title 31, 
United States Code, $95,000,000, of which not to exceed $3,000 shall be 
available for official representation expenses:  Provided, That none of 
the funds appropriated in this Act for the Office of Management and 
Budget may be used for the purpose of reviewing any agricultural 
marketing orders or any activities or regulations under the provisions 
of the Agricultural Marketing Agreement Act of 1937 (7 U.S.C. 601 et 
seq.):  Provided further, That none of the funds made available for the 
Office of Management and Budget by this Act may be expended for the 
altering of the transcript of actual testimony of witnesses, except for 
testimony of officials of the Office of Management and Budget, before 
the Committees on Appropriations or their subcommittees:  Provided 
further, That of the funds made available for the Office of Management 
and Budget by this Act, no less

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than one full-time equivalent senior staff position shall be dedicated 
solely to the Office of the Intellectual Property Enforcement 
Coordinator:  Provided further, That none of the funds provided in this 
or prior Acts shall be used, directly or indirectly, by the Office of 
Management and Budget, for evaluating or determining if water resource 
project or study reports submitted by the Chief of Engineers acting 
through the Secretary of the Army are in compliance with all applicable 
laws, regulations, and requirements relevant to the Civil Works water 
resource planning process:  Provided further, That the Office of 
Management and Budget shall have not more than 60 days in which to 
perform budgetary policy reviews of water resource matters on which the 
Chief of Engineers has reported:  Provided further, That the Director of 
the Office of Management and Budget shall notify the appropriate 
authorizing and appropriating committees when the 60-day review is 
initiated:  Provided further, That if water resource reports have not 
been transmitted to the appropriate authorizing and appropriating 
committees within 15 days after the end of the Office of Management and 
Budget review period based on the notification from the Director, 
Congress shall assume Office of Management and Budget concurrence with 
the report and act accordingly.

                 Office of National Drug Control Policy

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses of the Office of National Drug Control 
Policy; for research activities pursuant to the Office of National Drug 
Control Policy Reauthorization Act of 2006 (Public Law 109-469); not to 
exceed $10,000 for official reception and representation expenses; and 
for participation in joint projects or in the provision of services on 
matters of mutual interest with nonprofit, research, or public 
organizations or agencies, with or without reimbursement, $20,047,000:  
Provided, <<NOTE: 21 USC 1702 note.>> That the Office is authorized to 
accept, hold, administer, and utilize gifts, both real and personal, 
public and private, without fiscal year limitation, for the purpose of 
aiding or facilitating the work of the Office.

                      federal drug control programs

              high intensity drug trafficking areas program

                     (including transfers of funds)

    For necessary expenses of the Office of National Drug Control 
Policy's High Intensity Drug Trafficking Areas Program, $250,000,000, to 
remain available until September 30, 2017, for drug control activities 
consistent with the approved strategy for each of the designated High 
Intensity Drug Trafficking Areas (``HIDTAs''), of which not less than 51 
percent shall be transferred to State and local entities for drug 
control activities and shall be obligated not later than 120 days after 
enactment of this Act:  Provided, That up to 49 percent may be 
transferred to Federal agencies and departments in amounts determined by 
the Director of the Office of National Drug Control Policy, of which up 
to $2,700,000 may be used for auditing services and associated 
activities:  Provided further, That, notwithstanding the requirements of 
Public Law 106-58, any unexpended funds obligated prior to fiscal

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year 2014 may be used for any other approved activities of that HIDTA, 
subject to reprogramming requirements:  Provided further, That each 
HIDTA designated as of September 30, 2015, shall be funded at not less 
than the fiscal year 2015 base level, unless the Director submits to the 
Committees on Appropriations of the House of Representatives and the 
Senate justification for changes to those levels based on clearly 
articulated priorities and published Office of National Drug Control 
Policy performance measures of effectiveness:  Provided further, That 
the Director shall notify the Committees on Appropriations of the 
initial allocation of fiscal year 2016 funding among HIDTAs not later 
than 45 days after enactment of this Act, and shall notify the 
Committees of planned uses of discretionary HIDTA funding, as determined 
in consultation with the HIDTA Directors, not later than 90 days after 
enactment of this Act:  Provided further, That upon a determination that 
all or part of the funds so transferred from this appropriation are not 
necessary for the purposes provided herein and upon notification to the 
Committees on Appropriations of the House of Representatives and the 
Senate, such amounts may be transferred back to this appropriation.

                   other federal drug control programs

                     (including transfers of funds)

    For other drug control activities authorized by the Office of 
National Drug Control Policy Reauthorization Act of 2006 (Public Law 
109-469), $109,810,000, to remain available until expended, which shall 
be available as follows: $95,000,000 for the Drug-Free Communities 
Program, of which $2,000,000 shall be made available as directed by 
section 4 of Public Law 107-82, as amended by Public Law 109-469 (21 
U.S.C. 1521 note); $2,000,000 for drug court training and technical 
assistance; $9,500,000 for anti-doping activities; $2,060,000 for the 
United States membership dues to the World Anti-Doping Agency; and 
$1,250,000 shall be made available as directed by section 1105 of Public 
Law 109-469:  Provided, That amounts made available under this heading 
may be transferred to other Federal departments and agencies to carry 
out such activities.

                           Unanticipated Needs

    For expenses necessary to enable the President to meet unanticipated 
needs, in furtherance of the national interest, security, or defense 
which may arise at home or abroad during the current fiscal year, as 
authorized by 3 U.S.C. 108, $800,000, to remain available until 
September 30, 2017.

               Information Technology Oversight and Reform

                      (including transfer of funds)

    For necessary expenses for the furtherance of integrated, efficient, 
secure, and effective uses of information technology in the Federal 
Government, $30,000,000, to remain available until expended:  Provided, 
That the Director of the Office of Management and Budget may transfer 
these funds to one or more other agencies to carry out projects to meet 
these purposes.

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                   Special Assistance to the President

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses to enable the Vice President to provide 
assistance to the President in connection with specially assigned 
functions; services as authorized by 5 U.S.C. 3109 and 3 U.S.C. 106, 
including subsistence expenses as authorized by 3 U.S.C. 106, which 
shall be expended and accounted for as provided in that section; and 
hire of passenger motor vehicles, $4,228,000.

                Official Residence of the Vice President

                           operating expenses

                      (including transfer of funds)

    For the care, operation, refurnishing, improvement, and to the 
extent not otherwise provided for, heating and lighting, including 
electric power and fixtures, of the official residence of the Vice 
President; the hire of passenger motor vehicles; and not to exceed 
$90,000 pursuant to 3 U.S.C. 106(b)(2), $299,000:  Provided, That 
advances, repayments, or transfers from this appropriation may be made 
to any department or agency for expenses of carrying out such 
activities.

 Administrative Provisions--Executive Office of the President and Funds 
                      Appropriated to the President

                      (including transfer of funds)

    Sec. 201.  From funds made available in this Act under the headings 
``The White House'', ``Executive Residence at the White House'', ``White 
House Repair and Restoration'', ``Council of Economic Advisers'', 
``National Security Council and Homeland Security Council'', ``Office of 
Administration'', ``Special Assistance to the President'', and 
``Official Residence of the Vice President'', the Director of the Office 
of Management and Budget (or such other officer as the President may 
designate in writing), may, with advance approval of the Committees on 
Appropriations of the House of Representatives and the Senate, transfer 
not to exceed 10 percent of any such appropriation to any other such 
appropriation, to be merged with and available for the same time and for 
the same purposes as the appropriation to which transferred:  Provided, 
That the amount of an appropriation shall not be increased by more than 
50 percent by such transfers:  Provided further, That no amount shall be 
transferred from ``Special Assistance to the President'' or ``Official 
Residence of the Vice President'' without the approval of the Vice 
President.
    Sec. 202.  Within 90 days after the date of enactment of this 
section, the Director of the Office of Management and Budget shall 
submit a report to the Committees on Appropriations of the House of 
Representatives and the Senate on the costs of implementing the Dodd-
Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (Public Law 111-
203). Such report shall include--
            (1) the estimated mandatory and discretionary obligations of 
        funds through fiscal year 2018, by Federal agency and by fiscal 
        year, including--

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                    (A) the estimated obligations by cost inputs such as 
                rent, information technology, contracts, and personnel;
                    (B) the methodology and data sources used to 
                calculate such estimated obligations; and
                    (C) the specific section of such Act that requires 
                the obligation of funds; and
            (2) the estimated receipts through fiscal year 2018 from 
        assessments, user fees, and other fees by the Federal agency 
        making the collections, by fiscal year, including--
                    (A) the methodology and data sources used to 
                calculate such estimated collections; and
                    (B) the specific section of such Act that authorizes 
                the collection of funds.

    Sec. 203. (a) During fiscal year 2016, any Executive order or 
Presidential memorandum issued by the President shall be accompanied by 
a written statement from the Director of the Office of Management and 
Budget on the budgetary impact, including costs, benefits, and revenues, 
of such order or memorandum.
    (b) Any such statement shall include--
            (1) a narrative summary of the budgetary impact of such 
        order or memorandum on the Federal Government;
            (2) the impact on mandatory and discretionary obligations 
        and outlays as the result of such order or memorandum, listed by 
        Federal agency, for each year in the 5-fiscal year period 
        beginning in fiscal year 2016; and
            (3) the impact on revenues of the Federal Government as the 
        result of such order or memorandum over the 5-fiscal-year period 
        beginning in fiscal year 2016.

    (c) If an Executive order or Presidential memorandum is issued 
during fiscal year 2016 due to a national emergency, the Director of the 
Office of Management and Budget may issue the statement required by 
subsection (a) not later than 15 days after the date that such order or 
memorandum is issued.
    (d) The requirement for cost estimates for Presidential memoranda 
shall only apply for Presidential memoranda estimated to have a 
regulatory cost in excess of $100,000,000.
    This title may be cited as the ``Executive Office of the President 
Appropriations Act, 2016''.

TITLE III <<NOTE: Judiciary Appropriations Act, 2016.>> 

                              THE 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 
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, $75,838,000, of which $2,000,000 shall remain 
available until expended.
    In addition, there are appropriated such sums as may be necessary 
under current law for the salaries of the chief justice and associate 
justices of the court.

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                    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 40 
U.S.C. 6111 and 6112, $9,964,000, to remain available until expended.

         United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit

                          salaries and expenses

    For salaries of officers and employees, and for necessary expenses 
of the court, as authorized by law, $30,872,000.
    In addition, there are appropriated such sums as may be necessary 
under current law for the salaries of the chief judge and judges of the 
court.

               United States Court of International Trade

                          salaries and expenses

    For salaries of officers and employees of the court, services, and 
necessary expenses of the court, as authorized by law, $18,160,000.
    In addition, there are appropriated such sums as may be necessary 
under current law for the salaries of the chief judge and judges of the 
court.

     Courts of Appeals, District Courts, and Other Judicial Services

                          salaries and expenses

    For the salaries of judges of the United States Court of Federal 
Claims, magistrate judges, and all other officers and employees of the 
Federal Judiciary not otherwise specifically provided for, necessary 
expenses of the courts, and the purchase, rental, repair, and cleaning 
of uniforms for Probation and Pretrial Services Office staff, as 
authorized by law, $4,918,969,000 (including the purchase of firearms 
and ammunition); of which not to exceed $27,817,000 shall remain 
available until expended for space alteration projects and for furniture 
and furnishings related to new space alteration and construction 
projects.
    In addition, there are appropriated such sums as may be necessary 
under current law for the salaries of circuit and district judges 
(including judges of the territorial courts of the United States), 
bankruptcy judges, and justices and judges retired from office or from 
regular active service.
    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 (Public Law 99-660), not to exceed 
$6,050,000, to be appropriated from the Vaccine Injury Compensation 
Trust Fund.

                            defender services

    For the operation of Federal Defender organizations; the 
compensation and reimbursement of expenses of attorneys appointed

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to represent persons under 18 U.S.C. 3006A and 3599, and for the 
compensation and reimbursement of expenses of persons furnishing 
investigative, expert, and other services for such representations as 
authorized by law; the compensation (in accordance with the maximums 
under 18 U.S.C. 3006A) and reimbursement of expenses of attorneys 
appointed to assist the court in criminal cases where the defendant has 
waived representation by counsel; the compensation and reimbursement of 
expenses of attorneys appointed to represent jurors in civil actions for 
the protection of their employment, as authorized by 28 U.S.C. 
1875(d)(1); the compensation and reimbursement of expenses of attorneys 
appointed under 18 U.S.C. 983(b)(1) in connection with certain judicial 
civil forfeiture proceedings; the compensation and reimbursement of 
travel expenses of guardians ad litem appointed under 18 U.S.C. 4100(b); 
and for necessary training and general administrative expenses, 
$1,004,949,000, to remain available until expended.

                    fees of jurors and commissioners

    For fees and expenses of jurors as authorized by 28 U.S.C. 1871 and 
1876; compensation of jury commissioners as authorized by 28 U.S.C. 
1863; and compensation of commissioners appointed in condemnation cases 
pursuant to rule 71.1(h) of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure (28 
U.S.C. Appendix Rule 71.1(h)), $44,199,000, to remain available until 
expended:  Provided, That the compensation of land commissioners shall 
not exceed the daily equivalent of the highest rate payable under 5 
U.S.C. 5332.

                             court security

                     (including transfers of funds)

    For necessary expenses, not otherwise provided for, incident to the 
provision of protective guard services for United States courthouses and 
other facilities housing Federal court operations, and the procurement, 
installation, and maintenance of security systems and equipment for 
United States courthouses and other facilities housing Federal court 
operations, including building ingress-egress control, inspection of 
mail and packages, directed security patrols, perimeter security, basic 
security services provided by the Federal Protective Service, and other 
similar activities as authorized by section 1010 of the Judicial 
Improvement and Access to Justice Act (Public Law 100-702), 
$538,196,000, of which not to exceed $15,000,000 shall remain available 
until expended, to be expended directly or transferred to the United 
States Marshals Service, which shall be responsible for administering 
the Judicial Facility Security Program consistent with standards or 
guidelines agreed to by the Director of the Administrative Office of the 
United States Courts and the Attorney General.

            Administrative Office of the United States Courts

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses of the Administrative Office of the United 
States Courts as authorized by law, including travel as authorized by 31 
U.S.C. 1345, hire of a passenger motor vehicle

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as authorized by 31 U.S.C. 1343(b), advertising and rent in the District 
of Columbia and elsewhere, $85,665,000, of which not to exceed $8,500 is 
authorized for official reception and representation expenses.

                         Federal Judicial Center

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses of the Federal Judicial Center, as authorized 
by Public Law 90-219, $27,719,000; of which $1,800,000 shall remain 
available through September 30, 2017, to provide education and training 
to Federal court personnel; and of which not to exceed $1,500 is 
authorized for official reception and representation expenses.

                   United States Sentencing Commission

                          salaries and expenses

    For the salaries and expenses necessary to carry out the provisions 
of chapter 58 of title 28, United States Code, $17,570,000, of which not 
to exceed $1,000 is authorized for official reception and representation 
expenses.

                Administrative Provisions--The Judiciary

                      (including transfer of funds)

    Sec. 301.  Appropriations and authorizations made in this title 
which are available for salaries and expenses shall be available for 
services as authorized by 5 U.S.C. 3109.
    Sec. 302.  Not to exceed 5 percent of any appropriation made 
available for the current fiscal year for the Judiciary in this Act may 
be transferred between such appropriations, but no such appropriation, 
except ``Courts of Appeals, District Courts, and Other Judicial 
Services, Defender Services'' and ``Courts of Appeals, District Courts, 
and Other Judicial Services, Fees of Jurors and Commissioners'', 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 sections 604 and 608 of this Act and shall 
not be available for obligation or expenditure except in compliance with 
the procedures set forth in section 608.
    Sec. 303.  Notwithstanding any other provision of law, the salaries 
and expenses appropriation for ``Courts of Appeals, District Courts, and 
Other Judicial Services'' shall be available for official reception and 
representation expenses of the Judicial Conference of the United States: 
 Provided, That such available funds shall not exceed $11,000 and shall 
be administered by the Director of the Administrative Office of the 
United States Courts in the capacity as Secretary of the Judicial 
Conference.
    Sec. 304.  Section 3314(a) of title 40, United States Code, shall be 
applied by substituting ``Federal'' for ``executive'' each place it 
appears.
    Sec. 305.  In accordance with 28 U.S.C. 561-569, and notwithstanding 
any other provision of law, the United States Marshals Service shall 
provide, for such courthouses as its Director may

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designate in consultation with the Director of the Administrative Office 
of the United States Courts, for purposes of a pilot program, the 
security services that 40 U.S.C. 1315 authorizes the Department of 
Homeland Security to provide, except for the services specified in 40 
U.S.C. 1315(b)(2)(E). For building-specific security services at these 
courthouses, the Director of the Administrative Office of the United 
States Courts shall reimburse the United States Marshals Service rather 
than the Department of Homeland Security.
    Sec. 306. (a) Section 203(c) of the Judicial Improvements Act of 
1990 (Public Law 101-650; 28 U.S.C. 133 note), is amended in the second 
sentence (relating to the District of Kansas) following paragraph (12), 
by striking ``24 years and 6 months'' and inserting ``25 years and 6 
months''.
    (b) Section 406 of the Transportation, Treasury, Housing and Urban 
Development, the Judiciary, the District of Columbia, and Independent 
Agencies Appropriations Act, 2006 (Public Law 109-115; 119 Stat. 2470; 
28 U.S.C. 133 note) is amended in the second sentence (relating to the 
eastern District of Missouri) by striking ``22 years and 6 months'' and 
inserting ``23 years and 6 months''.
    (c) Section 312(c)(2) of the 21st Century Department of Justice 
Appropriations Authorization Act (Public Law 107-273; 28 U.S.C. 133 
note), is amended--
            (1) in the first sentence by striking ``13 years'' and 
        inserting ``14 years'';
            (2) in the second sentence (relating to the central District 
        of California), by striking ``12 years and 6 months'' and 
        inserting ``13 years and 6 months''; and
            (3) in the third sentence (relating to the western district 
        of North Carolina), by striking ``11 years'' and inserting ``12 
        years''.

    Sec. 307.  Section 3602(a) of title 18, United States Code, is 
amended--
            (1) by inserting after the first sentence: ``A person 
        appointed as a probation officer in one district may serve in 
        another district with the consent of the appointing court and 
        the court in the other district.''; and
            (2) by inserting in the last sentence ``appointing'' before 
        ``court may, for cause''.

    This title may be cited as the ``Judiciary Appropriations Act, 
2016''.

TITLE IV <<NOTE: District of Columbia Appropriations Act, 2016.>> 

                          DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

                              Federal Funds

              federal payment for resident tuition support

    For a Federal payment to the District of Columbia, to be deposited 
into a dedicated account, for a nationwide program to be administered by 
the Mayor, for District of Columbia resident tuition support, 
$40,000,000, to remain available until expended:  Provided, That such 
funds, including any interest accrued thereon, may be used on behalf of 
eligible District of Columbia residents to pay an amount based upon the 
difference between in-State and out-of-State tuition at public 
institutions of higher education, or

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to pay up to $2,500 each year at eligible private institutions of higher 
education:  Provided further, That the awarding of such funds may be 
prioritized on the basis of a resident's academic merit, the income and 
need of eligible students and such other factors as may be authorized:  
Provided further, That the District of Columbia government shall 
maintain a dedicated account for the Resident Tuition Support Program 
that shall consist of the Federal funds appropriated to the Program in 
this Act and any subsequent appropriations, any unobligated balances 
from prior fiscal years, and any interest earned in this or any fiscal 
year:  Provided further, That the account shall be under the control of 
the District of Columbia Chief Financial Officer, who shall use those 
funds solely for the purposes of carrying out the Resident Tuition 
Support Program:  Provided further, That the Office of the Chief 
Financial Officer shall provide a quarterly financial report to the 
Committees on Appropriations of the House of Representatives and the 
Senate for these funds showing, by object class, the expenditures made 
and the purpose therefor.

    federal payment for emergency planning and security costs in the 
                          district of columbia

    For a Federal payment of necessary expenses, as determined by the 
Mayor of the District of Columbia in written consultation with the 
elected county or city officials of surrounding jurisdictions, 
$13,000,000, to remain available until expended, for the costs of 
providing public safety at events related to the presence of the 
National Capital in the District of Columbia, including support 
requested by the Director of the United States Secret Service in 
carrying out protective duties under the direction of the Secretary of 
Homeland Security, and for the costs of providing support to respond to 
immediate and specific terrorist threats or attacks in the District of 
Columbia or surrounding jurisdictions.

           federal payment to the district of columbia courts

    For salaries and expenses for the District of Columbia Courts, 
$274,401,000 to be allocated as follows: for the District of Columbia 
Court of Appeals, $14,192,000, of which not to exceed $2,500 is for 
official reception and representation expenses; for the Superior Court 
of the District of Columbia, $123,638,000, of which not to exceed $2,500 
is for official reception and representation expenses; for the District 
of Columbia Court System, $73,981,000, of which not to exceed $2,500 is 
for official reception and representation expenses; and $62,590,000, to 
remain available until September 30, 2017, for capital improvements for 
District of Columbia courthouse facilities:  Provided, That funds made 
available for capital improvements shall be expended consistent with the 
District of Columbia Courts master plan study and facilities condition 
assessment:  Provided further, That notwithstanding any other provision 
of law, all amounts under this heading shall be apportioned quarterly by 
the Office of Management and Budget and obligated and expended in the 
same manner as funds appropriated for salaries and expenses of other 
Federal agencies:  Provided further, That 30 days after providing 
written notice to the Committees on Appropriations of the House of 
Representatives and the Senate, the District of Columbia Courts may 
reallocate not more than $6,000,000 of the funds provided under this 
heading among the

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items and entities funded under this heading:  Provided further, That 
the Joint Committee on Judicial Administration in the District of 
Columbia may, by regulation, establish a program substantially similar 
to the program set forth in subchapter II of chapter 35 of title 5, 
United States Code, for employees of the District of Columbia Courts.

  federal payment for defender services in district of columbia courts

    For payments authorized under section 11-2604 and section 11-2605, 
D.C. Official Code (relating to representation provided under the 
District of Columbia Criminal Justice Act), payments for counsel 
appointed in proceedings in the Family Court of the Superior Court of 
the District of Columbia under chapter 23 of title 16, D.C. Official 
Code, or pursuant to contractual agreements to provide guardian ad litem 
representation, training, technical assistance, and such other services 
as are necessary to improve the quality of guardian ad litem 
representation, payments for counsel appointed in adoption proceedings 
under chapter 3 of title 16, D.C. Official Code, and payments authorized 
under section 21-2060, D.C. Official Code (relating to services provided 
under the District of Columbia Guardianship, Protective Proceedings, and 
Durable Power of Attorney Act of 1986), $49,890,000, to remain available 
until expended:  Provided, That funds provided under this heading shall 
be administered by the Joint Committee on Judicial Administration in the 
District of Columbia:  Provided further, That, notwithstanding any other 
provision of law, this appropriation shall be apportioned quarterly by 
the Office of Management and Budget and obligated and expended in the 
same manner as funds appropriated for expenses of other Federal 
agencies.

 federal payment to the court services and offender supervision agency 
                      for the district of columbia

    For salaries and expenses, including the transfer and hire of motor 
vehicles, of the Court Services and Offender Supervision Agency for the 
District of Columbia, as authorized by the National Capital 
Revitalization and Self-Government Improvement Act of 1997, 
$244,763,000, of which not to exceed $2,000 is for official reception 
and representation expenses related to Community Supervision and 
Pretrial Services Agency programs, of which not to exceed $25,000 is for 
dues and assessments relating to the implementation of the Court 
Services and Offender Supervision Agency Interstate Supervision Act of 
2002; of which $182,406,000 shall be for necessary expenses of Community 
Supervision and Sex Offender Registration, to include expenses relating 
to the supervision of adults subject to protection orders or the 
provision of services for or related to such persons, of which up to 
$3,159,000 shall remain available until September 30, 2018, for the 
relocation of offender supervision field offices; and of which 
$62,357,000 shall be available to the Pretrial Services Agency:  
Provided, That notwithstanding any other provision of law, all amounts 
under this heading shall be apportioned quarterly by the Office of 
Management and Budget and obligated and expended in the same manner as 
funds appropriated for salaries and expenses of other Federal agencies:  
Provided further, That amounts under this heading may be used

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for programmatic incentives for offenders and defendants successfully 
meeting terms of supervision:  Provided further, That the Director is 
authorized to accept and use gifts in the form of in-kind contributions 
of the following: space and hospitality to support offender and 
defendant programs; equipment, supplies, clothing, and professional 
development and vocational training services and items necessary to 
sustain, educate, and train offenders and defendants, including their 
dependent children; and programmatic incentives for offenders and 
defendants meeting terms of supervision:  Provided further, That the 
Director shall keep accurate and detailed records of the acceptance and 
use of any gift under the previous proviso, and shall make such records 
available for audit and public inspection:  Provided further, That the 
Court Services and Offender Supervision Agency Director is authorized to 
accept and use reimbursement from the District of Columbia Government 
for space and services provided on a cost reimbursable basis.

   federal payment to the district of columbia public defender service

    For salaries and expenses, including the transfer and hire of motor 
vehicles, of the District of Columbia Public Defender Service, as 
authorized by the National Capital Revitalization and Self-Government 
Improvement Act of 1997, $40,889,000:  Provided, That notwithstanding 
any other provision of law, all amounts under this heading shall be 
apportioned quarterly by the Office of Management and Budget and 
obligated and expended in the same manner as funds appropriated for 
salaries and expenses of Federal agencies:  Provided further, That, 
notwithstanding section 1342 of title 31, United States Code, and in 
addition to the authority provided by the District of Columbia Code 
Section 2-1607(b), upon approval of the Board of Trustees, the District 
of Columbia Public Defender Service may accept and use voluntary and 
uncompensated services for the purpose of aiding or facilitating the 
work of the District of Columbia Public Defender Service:  Provided 
further, That, notwithstanding District of Columbia Code section 2-
1603(d), for the purpose of any action brought against the Board of the 
Trustees of the District of Columbia Public Defender Service at any time 
during fiscal year 2016 or any previous fiscal year, the trustees shall 
be deemed to be employees of the Public Defender Service.

  federal payment to the district of columbia water and sewer authority

    For a Federal payment to the District of Columbia Water and Sewer 
Authority, $14,000,000, to remain available until expended, to continue 
implementation of the Combined Sewer Overflow Long-Term Plan:  Provided, 
That the District of Columbia Water and Sewer Authority provides a 100 
percent match for this payment.

      federal payment to the criminal justice coordinating council

    For a Federal payment to the Criminal Justice Coordinating Council, 
$1,900,000, to remain available until expended, to support initiatives 
related to the coordination of Federal and local criminal justice 
resources in the District of Columbia.

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                federal payment for judicial commissions

    For a Federal payment, to remain available until September 30, 2017, 
to the Commission on Judicial Disabilities and Tenure, $295,000, and for 
the Judicial Nomination Commission, $270,000.

                 federal payment for school improvement

    For a Federal payment for a school improvement program in the 
District of Columbia, $45,000,000, to remain available until expended, 
for payments authorized under the Scholarship for Opportunity and 
Results Act (division C of Public Law 112-10):  Provided, That, to the 
extent that funds are available for opportunity scholarships and 
following the priorities included in section 3006 of such Act, the 
Secretary of Education shall make scholarships available to students 
eligible under section 3013(3) of such Act (Public Law 112-10; 125 Stat. 
211) including students who were not offered a scholarship during any 
previous school year:  Provided further, That within funds provided for 
opportunity scholarships $3,200,000 shall be for the activities 
specified in sections 3007(b) through 3007(d) and 3009 of the Act.

       federal payment for the district of columbia national guard

    For a Federal payment to the District of Columbia National Guard, 
$435,000, to remain available until expended for the Major General David 
F. Wherley, Jr. District of Columbia National Guard Retention and 
College Access Program.

          federal payment for testing and treatment of hiv/aids

    For a Federal payment to the District of Columbia for the testing of 
individuals for, and the treatment of individuals with, human 
immunodeficiency virus and acquired immunodeficiency syndrome in the 
District of Columbia, $5,000,000.

                       District of Columbia Funds

    Local funds are appropriated for the District of Columbia for the 
current fiscal year out of the General Fund of the District of Columbia 
(``General Fund'') for programs and activities set forth under the 
heading ``District of Columbia Funds Summary of Expenses'' and at the 
rate set forth under such heading, as included in the Fiscal Year 2016 
Budget Request Act of 2015 submitted to the Congress by the District of 
Columbia as amended as of the date of enactment of this Act:  Provided, 
That notwithstanding any other provision of law, except as provided in 
section 450A of the District of Columbia Home Rule Act (section 1-
204.50a, D.C. Official Code), sections 816 and 817 of the Financial 
Services and General Government Appropriations Act, 2009 (secs. 47-
369.01 and 47-369.02, D.C. Official Code), and provisions of this Act, 
the total amount appropriated in this Act for operating expenses for the 
District of Columbia for fiscal year 2016 under this heading shall not 
exceed the estimates included in the Fiscal Year 2016 Budget Request Act 
of 2015 submitted to Congress by the District of Columbia as amended as 
of the date of enactment of this Act or the sum of the total revenues of 
the District of Columbia for such fiscal year:  Provided further, That 
the amount appropriated

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may be increased by proceeds of one-time transactions, which are 
expended for emergency or unanticipated operating or capital needs:  
Provided further, That such increases shall be approved by enactment of 
local District law and shall comply with all reserve requirements 
contained in the District of Columbia Home Rule Act:  Provided further, 
That the Chief Financial Officer of the District of Columbia shall take 
such steps as are necessary to assure that the District of Columbia 
meets these requirements, including the apportioning by the Chief 
Financial Officer of the appropriations and funds made available to the 
District during fiscal year 2016, except that the Chief Financial 
Officer may not reprogram for operating expenses any funds derived from 
bonds, notes, or other obligations issued for capital projects.
    This title may be cited as the ``District of Columbia Appropriations 
Act, 2016''.

                                 TITLE V

                          INDEPENDENT AGENCIES

             Administrative Conference of the United States

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses of the Administrative Conference of the 
United States, authorized by 5 U.S.C. 591 et seq., $3,100,000, to remain 
available until September 30, 2017, of which not to exceed $1,000 is for 
official reception and representation expenses.

                   Consumer Product Safety Commission

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses of the Consumer Product Safety Commission, 
including hire of passenger motor vehicles, services as authorized by 5 
U.S.C. 3109, but at rates for individuals not to exceed the per diem 
rate equivalent to the maximum rate payable under 5 U.S.C. 5376, 
purchase of nominal awards to recognize non-Federal officials' 
contributions to Commission activities, and not to exceed $4,000 for 
official reception and representation expenses, $125,000,000, of which 
not less than $1,000,000 shall remain available until September 30, 
2017, to reduce the costs of third party testing associated with 
certification of children's products under section 14 of the Consumer 
Product Safety Act (15 U.S.C. 2063).

                     Election Assistance Commission

                          salaries and expenses

                      (including transfer of funds)

    For necessary expenses to carry out the Help America Vote Act of 
2002 (Public Law 107-252), $9,600,000, of which $1,500,000 shall be 
transferred to the National Institute of Standards and Technology for 
election reform activities authorized under the Help America Vote Act of 
2002.

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                    Federal Communications Commission

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses of the Federal Communications Commission, as 
authorized by law, including uniforms and allowances therefor, as 
authorized by 5 U.S.C. 5901-5902; not to exceed $4,000 for official 
reception and representation expenses; purchase and hire of motor 
vehicles; special counsel fees; and services as authorized by 5 U.S.C. 
3109, $339,844,000, to remain available until expended:  Provided, That 
in addition, $44,168,497 shall be made available until expended for 
necessary expenses associated with moving to a new facility or 
reconfiguring the existing space to significantly reduce space 
consumption:  Provided further, That $384,012,497 of offsetting 
collections shall be assessed and collected pursuant to section 9 of 
title I of the Communications Act of 1934, shall be retained and used 
for necessary expenses and shall remain available until expended:  
Provided further, That the sum herein appropriated shall be reduced as 
such offsetting collections are received during fiscal year 2016 so as 
to result in a final fiscal year 2016 appropriation estimated at $0:  
Provided further, That any offsetting collections received in excess of 
$384,012,497 in fiscal year 2016 shall not be available for obligation:  
Provided further, That remaining offsetting collections from prior years 
collected in excess of the amount specified for collection in each such 
year and otherwise becoming available on October 1, 2015, shall not be 
available for obligation:  Provided further, That, notwithstanding 47 
U.S.C. 309(j)(8)(B), proceeds from the use of a competitive bidding 
system that may be retained and made available for obligation shall not 
exceed $117,000,000 for fiscal year 2016:  Provided further, That, of 
the amount appropriated under this heading, not less than $11,600,000 
shall be for the salaries and expenses of the Office of Inspector 
General.

      administrative provisions--federal communications commission

    Sec. 501.  Section 302 of the Universal Service Antideficiency 
Temporary Suspension Act is amended by striking ``December 31, 2016'', 
each place it appears and inserting ``December 31, 2017''.
    Sec. 502.  None of the funds appropriated by this Act may be used by 
the Federal Communications Commission to modify, amend, or change its 
rules or regulations for universal service support payments to implement 
the February 27, 2004 recommendations of the Federal-State Joint Board 
on Universal Service regarding single connection or primary line 
restrictions on universal service support payments.

                  Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation

                     office of the inspector general

    For necessary expenses of the Office of Inspector General in 
carrying out the provisions of the Inspector General Act of 1978, 
$34,568,000, to be derived from the Deposit Insurance Fund or, only when 
appropriate, the FSLIC Resolution Fund.

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                       Federal Election Commission

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses to carry out the provisions of the Federal 
Election Campaign Act of 1971, $76,119,000, of which $5,000,000 shall 
remain available until September 30, 2017, for lease expiration and 
replacement lease expenses; and of which not to exceed $5,000 shall be 
available for reception and representation expenses.

                    Federal Labor Relations Authority

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses to carry out functions of the Federal Labor 
Relations Authority, pursuant to Reorganization Plan Numbered 2 of 1978, 
and the Civil Service Reform Act of 1978, including services authorized 
by 5 U.S.C. 3109, and including hire of experts and consultants, hire of 
passenger motor vehicles, and including official reception and 
representation expenses (not to exceed $1,500) and rental of conference 
rooms in the District of Columbia and elsewhere, $26,200,000:  Provided, 
That public members of the Federal Service Impasses Panel may be paid 
travel expenses and per diem in lieu of subsistence as authorized by law 
(5 U.S.C. 5703) for persons employed intermittently in the Government 
service, and compensation as authorized by 5 U.S.C. 3109:  Provided 
further, That, notwithstanding 31 U.S.C. 3302, funds received from fees 
charged to non-Federal participants at labor-management relations 
conferences shall be credited to and merged with this account, to be 
available without further appropriation for the costs of carrying out 
these conferences.

                        Federal Trade Commission

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses of the Federal Trade Commission, including 
uniforms or allowances therefor, as authorized by 5 U.S.C. 5901-5902; 
services as authorized by 5 U.S.C. 3109; hire of passenger motor 
vehicles; and not to exceed $2,000 for official reception and 
representation expenses, $306,900,000, to remain available until 
expended:  Provided, That not to exceed $300,000 shall be available for 
use to contract with a person or persons for collection services in 
accordance with the terms of 31 U.S.C. 3718:  Provided further, That, 
notwithstanding any other provision of law, not to exceed $124,000,000 
of offsetting collections derived from fees collected for premerger 
notification filings under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements 
Act of 1976 (15 U.S.C. 18a), regardless of the year of collection, shall 
be retained and used for necessary expenses in this appropriation:  
Provided further, That, notwithstanding any other provision of law, not 
to exceed $14,000,000 in offsetting collections derived from fees 
sufficient to implement and enforce the Telemarketing Sales Rule, 
promulgated under the Telemarketing and Consumer Fraud and Abuse 
Prevention Act (15 U.S.C. 6101 et seq.), shall be credited to this 
account, and be retained and used for necessary expenses in this 
appropriation:

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 Provided further, That the sum herein appropriated from the general 
fund shall be reduced as such offsetting collections are received during 
fiscal year 2016, so as to result in a final fiscal year 2016 
appropriation from the general fund estimated at not more than 
$168,900,000:  Provided further, That none of the funds made available 
to the Federal Trade Commission may be used to implement subsection 
(e)(2)(B) of section 43 of the Federal Deposit Insurance Act (12 U.S.C. 
1831t).

                     General Services Administration

                        real property activities

                         federal buildings fund

                 limitations on availability of revenue

                     (including transfers of funds)

    Amounts in the Fund, including revenues and collections deposited 
into the Fund, shall be available for necessary expenses of real 
property management and related activities not otherwise provided for, 
including operation, maintenance, and protection of federally owned and 
leased buildings; rental of buildings in the District of Columbia; 
restoration of leased premises; moving governmental agencies (including 
space adjustments and telecommunications relocation expenses) in 
connection with the assignment, allocation, and transfer of space; 
contractual services incident to cleaning or servicing buildings, and 
moving; repair and alteration of federally owned buildings, including 
grounds, approaches, and appurtenances; care and safeguarding of sites; 
maintenance, preservation, demolition, and equipment; acquisition of 
buildings and sites by purchase, condemnation, or as otherwise 
authorized by law; acquisition of options to purchase buildings and 
sites; conversion and extension of federally owned buildings; 
preliminary planning and design of projects by contract or otherwise; 
construction of new buildings (including equipment for such buildings); 
and payment of principal, interest, and any other obligations for public 
buildings acquired by installment purchase and purchase contract; in the 
aggregate amount of $10,196,124,000, of which--
            (1) $1,607,738,000 shall remain available until expended for 
        construction and acquisition (including funds for sites and 
        expenses, and associated design and construction services) as 
        follows:
                    (A) $341,000,000 shall be for the DHS Consolidation 
                at St. Elizabeths;
                    (B) $105,600,000 shall be for the Alexandria Bay, 
                New York, Land Port of Entry;
                    (C) $85,645,000 shall be for the Columbus, New 
                Mexico, Land Port of Entry;
                    (D) $947,760,000 shall be for new construction 
                projects of the Federal Judiciary as prioritized in the 
                ``Federal Judiciary Courthouse Project Priorities'' plan 
                approved by the Judicial Conference of the United States 
                on September 17, 2015, and submitted to the House and 
                Senate Committees on Appropriations on September 28, 
                2015;

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                    (E) $52,733,000 shall be for new construction and 
                acquisition projects that are joint United States 
                courthouses and Federal buildings, including U.S. Post 
                Offices, on the ``FY2015-FY2019 Five-Year Capital 
                Investment Plan'' submitted by the General Services 
                Administration to the House and Senate Committees on 
                Appropriations with the agency's fiscal year 2016 
                Congressional Justification; and
                    (F) $75,000,000 shall be for construction management 
                and oversight activities, and other project support 
                costs, for the FBI Headquarters Consolidation:
          Provided, That each of the foregoing limits of costs on new 
        construction and acquisition projects may be exceeded to the 
        extent that savings are effected in other such projects, but not 
        to exceed 10 percent of the amounts included in a transmitted 
        prospectus, if required, unless advance approval is obtained 
        from the Committees on Appropriations of a greater amount;
            (2) $735,331,000 shall remain available until expended for 
        repairs and alterations, including associated design and 
        construction services, of which--
                    (A) $310,331,000 is for Major Repairs and 
                Alterations;
                    (B) $300,000,000 is for Basic Repairs and 
                Alterations; and
                    (C) $125,000,000 is for Special Emphasis Programs, 
                of which--
                          (i) $20,000,000 is for Fire and Life Safety;
                          (ii) $20,000,000 is for Judiciary Capital 
                      Security;
                          (iii) $10,000,000 is for Energy and Water 
                      Retrofit and Conservation Measures; and
                          (iv) $75,000,000 is for Consolidation 
                      Activities:  Provided, That consolidation projects 
                      result in reduced annual rent paid by the tenant 
                      agency:  Provided further, That no consolidation 
                      project exceed $20,000,000 in costs:  Provided 
                      further, That consolidation projects are approved 
                      by each of the committees specified in section 
                      3307(a) of title 40, United States Code:  Provided 
                      further, That preference is given to consolidation 
                      projects that achieve a utilization rate of 130 
                      usable square feet or less per person for office 
                      space:  Provided further, That the obligation of 
                      funds under this paragraph for consolidation 
                      activities may not be made until 10 days after a 
                      proposed spending plan and explanation for each 
                      project to be undertaken, including estimated 
                      savings, has been submitted to the Committees on 
                      Appropriations of the House of Representatives and 
                      the Senate:
          Provided, That funds made available in this or any previous 
        Act in the Federal Buildings Fund for Repairs and Alterations 
        shall, for prospectus projects, be limited to the amount 
        identified for each project, except each project in this or any 
        previous Act may be increased by an amount not to exceed 10 
        percent unless advance approval is obtained from the Committees 
        on Appropriations of a greater amount:  Provided further, That 
        additional projects for which prospectuses have been fully 
        approved may be funded under this category only if advance 
        approval is obtained from the Committees on Appropriations:

[[Page 129 STAT. 2453]]

         Provided further, That the amounts provided in this or any 
        prior Act for ``Repairs and Alterations'' may be used to fund 
        costs associated with implementing security improvements to 
        buildings necessary to meet the minimum standards for security 
        in accordance with current law and in compliance with the 
        reprogramming guidelines of the appropriate Committees of the 
        House and Senate:  Provided further, That the difference between 
        the funds appropriated and expended on any projects in this or 
        any prior Act, under the heading ``Repairs and Alterations'', 
        may be transferred to Basic Repairs and Alterations or used to 
        fund authorized increases in prospectus projects:  Provided 
        further, That the amount provided in this or any prior Act for 
        Basic Repairs and Alterations may be used to pay claims against 
        the Government arising from any projects under the heading 
        ``Repairs and Alterations'' or used to fund authorized increases 
        in prospectus projects;
            (3) $5,579,055,000 for rental of space to remain available 
        until expended; and
            (4) $2,274,000,000 for building operations to remain 
        available until expended, of which $1,137,000,000 is for 
        building services, and $1,137,000,000 is for salaries and 
        expenses:  Provided further, That not to exceed 5 percent of any 
        appropriation made available under this paragraph for building 
        operations may be transferred between and merged with such 
        appropriations upon notification to the Committees on 
        Appropriations of the House of Representatives and the Senate, 
        but no such appropriation shall be increased by more than 5 
        percent by any such transfers:  Provided further, That section 
        508 of this title shall not apply with respect to funds made 
        available under this heading for building operations:  Provided 
        further, That the total amount of funds made available from this 
        Fund to the General Services Administration shall not be 
        available for expenses of any construction, repair, alteration 
        and acquisition project for which a prospectus, if required by 
        40 U.S.C. 3307(a), has not been approved, except that necessary 
        funds may be expended for each project for required expenses for 
        the development of a proposed prospectus:  Provided further, 
        That funds available in the Federal Buildings Fund may be 
        expended for emergency repairs when advance approval is obtained 
        from the Committees on Appropriations:  Provided further, That 
        amounts necessary to provide reimbursable special services to 
        other agencies under 40 U.S.C. 592(b)(2) and amounts to provide 
        such reimbursable fencing, lighting, guard booths, and other 
        facilities on private or other property not in Government 
        ownership or control as may be appropriate to enable the United 
        States Secret Service to perform its protective functions 
        pursuant to 18 U.S.C. 3056, shall be available from such 
        revenues and collections:  Provided further, That revenues and 
        collections and any other sums accruing to this Fund during 
        fiscal year 2016, excluding reimbursements under 40 U.S.C. 
        592(b)(2), in excess of the aggregate new obligational authority 
        authorized for Real Property Activities of the Federal Buildings 
        Fund in this Act shall remain in the Fund and shall not be 
        available for expenditure except as authorized in appropriations 
        Acts.

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                           general activities

                         government-wide policy

    For expenses authorized by law, not otherwise provided for, for 
Government-wide policy and evaluation activities associated with the 
management of real and personal property assets and certain 
administrative services; Government-wide policy support responsibilities 
relating to acquisition, travel, motor vehicles, information technology 
management, and related technology activities; and services as 
authorized by 5 U.S.C. 3109; $58,000,000.

                           operating expenses

                      (including transfer of funds)

    For expenses authorized by law, not otherwise provided for, for 
Government-wide activities associated with utilization and donation of 
surplus personal property; disposal of real property; agency-wide policy 
direction, management, and communications; the Civilian Board of 
Contract Appeals; and services as authorized by 5 U.S.C. 3109; 
$58,560,000, of which $25,979,000 is for Real and Personal Property 
Management and Disposal; $23,397,000 is for the Office of the 
Administrator, of which not to exceed $7,500 is for official reception 
and representation expenses; and $9,184,000 is for the Civilian Board of 
Contract Appeals:  Provided, That not to exceed 5 percent of the 
appropriation made available under this heading for Office of the 
Administrator may be transferred to the appropriation for the Real and 
Personal Property Management and Disposal upon notification to the 
Committees on Appropriations of the House of Representatives and the 
Senate, but the appropriation for the Real and Personal Property 
Management and Disposal may not be increased by more than 5 percent by 
any such transfer.

                       office of inspector general

    For necessary expenses of the Office of Inspector General and 
service authorized by 5 U.S.C. 3109, $65,000,000, of which $2,000,000 is 
available until expended:  Provided, That not to exceed $50,000 shall be 
available for payment for information and detection of fraud against the 
Government, including payment for recovery of stolen Government 
property:  Provided further, That not to exceed $2,500 shall be 
available for awards to employees of other Federal agencies and private 
citizens in recognition of efforts and initiatives resulting in enhanced 
Office of Inspector General effectiveness.

            allowances and office staff for former presidents

    For carrying out the provisions of the Act of August 25, 1958 (3 
U.S.C. 102 note), and Public Law 95-138, $3,277,000.

                  pre-election presidential transition

                      (including transfer of funds)

    For activities authorized by the Pre-Election Presidential 
Transition Act of 2010 (Public Law 111-283), not to exceed

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$13,278,000, to remain available until September 30, 2017:  Provided, 
That such amounts may be transferred and credited to ``Acquisition 
Services Fund'' or ``Federal Buildings Fund'' to reimburse obligations 
incurred for the purposes provided herein in fiscal year 2015 and 2016:  
Provided further, That amounts made available under this heading shall 
be in addition to any other amounts available for such purposes.

                      federal citizen services fund

                      (including transfers of funds)

    For necessary expenses of the Office of Citizen Services and 
Innovative Technologies, including services authorized by 40 U.S.C. 323 
and 44 U.S.C. 3604; and for necessary expenses in support of interagency 
projects that enable the Federal Government to enhance its ability to 
conduct activities electronically, through the development and 
implementation of innovative uses of information technology; 
$55,894,000, to be deposited into the Federal Citizen Services Fund:  
Provided, That the previous amount may be transferred to Federal 
agencies to carry out the purpose of the Federal Citizen Services Fund:  
Provided further, That the appropriations, revenues, reimbursements, and 
collections deposited into the Fund shall be available until expended 
for necessary expenses of Federal Citizen Services and other activities 
that enable the Federal Government to enhance its ability to conduct 
activities electronically in the aggregate amount not to exceed 
$90,000,000:  Provided further, That appropriations, revenues, 
reimbursements, and collections accruing to this Fund during fiscal year 
2016 in excess of such amount shall remain in the Fund and shall not be 
available for expenditure except as authorized in appropriations Acts:  
Provided further, That any appropriations provided to the Electronic 
Government Fund that remain unobligated may be transferred to the 
Federal Citizen Services Fund:  Provided further, That the transfer 
authorities provided herein shall be in addition to any other transfer 
authority provided in this Act.

       administrative provisions--general services administration

                      (including transfer of funds)

    Sec. 510.  Funds available to the General Services Administration 
shall be available for the hire of passenger motor vehicles.
    Sec. 511.  Funds in the Federal Buildings Fund made available for 
fiscal year 2016 for Federal Buildings Fund activities may be 
transferred between such activities only to the extent necessary to meet 
program requirements:  Provided, That any proposed transfers shall be 
approved in advance by the Committees on Appropriations of the House of 
Representatives and the Senate.
    Sec. 512.  Except as otherwise provided in this title, funds made 
available by this Act shall be used to transmit a fiscal year 2017 
request for United States Courthouse construction only if the request: 
(1) meets the design guide standards for construction as established and 
approved by the General Services Administration, the Judicial Conference 
of the United States, and the Office of Management and Budget; (2) 
reflects the priorities of the Judicial Conference of the United States 
as set out in its approved 5-year construction plan; and (3) includes a 
standardized courtroom

[[Page 129 STAT. 2456]]

utilization study of each facility to be constructed, replaced, or 
expanded.
    Sec. 513.  None of the funds provided in this Act may be used to 
increase the amount of occupiable square feet, provide cleaning 
services, security enhancements, or any other service usually provided 
through the Federal Buildings Fund, to any agency that does not pay the 
rate per square foot assessment for space and services as determined by 
the General Services Administration in consideration of the Public 
Buildings Amendments Act of 1972 (Public Law 92-313).
    Sec. 514.  From funds made available under the heading Federal 
Buildings Fund, Limitations on Availability of Revenue, claims against 
the Government of less than $250,000 arising from direct construction 
projects and acquisition of buildings may be liquidated from savings 
effected in other construction projects with prior notification to the 
Committees on Appropriations of the House of Representatives and the 
Senate.
    Sec. 515.  In any case in which the Committee on Transportation and 
Infrastructure of the House of Representatives and the Committee on 
Environment and Public Works of the Senate adopt a resolution granting 
lease authority pursuant to a prospectus transmitted to Congress by the 
Administrator of the General Services Administration under 40 U.S.C. 
3307, the Administrator shall ensure that the delineated area of 
procurement is identical to the delineated area included in the 
prospectus for all lease agreements, except that, if the Administrator 
determines that the delineated area of the procurement should not be 
identical to the delineated area included in the prospectus, the 
Administrator shall provide an explanatory statement to each of such 
committees and the Committees on Appropriations of the House of 
Representatives and the Senate prior to exercising any lease authority 
provided in the resolution.
    Sec. 516.  With respect to each project funded under the heading 
``Major Repairs and Alterations'' or ``Judiciary Capital Security 
Program'', and with respect to E-Government projects funded under the 
heading ``Federal Citizen Services Fund'', the Administrator of General 
Services shall submit a spending plan and explanation for each project 
to be undertaken to the Committees on Appropriations of the House of 
Representatives and the Senate not later than 60 days after the date of 
enactment of this Act.
    Sec. 517.  With respect to each project funded under the heading of 
``new construction projects of the Federal Judiciary'', the General 
Services Administration, in consultation with the Administrative Office 
of the United States Courts, shall submit a spending plan and 
description for each project to be undertaken to the Committees on 
Appropriations of the House of Representatives and the Senate not later 
than 120 days after the date of enactment of this Act.
    Sec. 518.  With respect to each project funded under the heading of 
``joint United States courthouses and Federal buildings, including U.S. 
Post Offices'', the General Services Administration shall submit a 
spending plan and explanation for the projects to be undertaken to the 
Committees on Appropriations of the House of Representatives and the 
Senate not later than 60 days after the date of enactment of this Act.

[[Page 129 STAT. 2457]]

                  Harry S Truman Scholarship Foundation

                          salaries and expenses

    For payment to the Harry S Truman Scholarship Foundation Trust Fund, 
established by section 10 of Public Law 93-642, $1,000,000, to remain 
available until expended.

                     Merit Systems Protection Board

                          salaries and expenses

                      (including transfer of funds)

    For necessary expenses to carry out functions of the Merit Systems 
Protection Board pursuant to Reorganization Plan Numbered 2 of 1978, the 
Civil Service Reform Act of 1978, and the Whistleblower Protection Act 
of 1989 (5 U.S.C. 5509 note), including services as authorized by 5 
U.S.C. 3109, rental of conference rooms in the District of Columbia and 
elsewhere, hire of passenger motor vehicles, direct procurement of 
survey printing, and not to exceed $2,000 for official reception and 
representation expenses, $44,490,000, to remain available until 
September 30, 2017, and in addition not to exceed $2,345,000, to remain 
available until September 30, 2017, for administrative expenses to 
adjudicate retirement appeals to be transferred from the Civil Service 
Retirement and Disability Fund in amounts determined by the Merit 
Systems Protection Board.

             Morris K. Udall and Stewart L. Udall Foundation

             morris k. udall and stewart l. udall trust fund

                      (including transfer of funds)

    For payment to the Morris K. Udall and Stewart L. Udall Trust Fund, 
pursuant to the Morris K. Udall and Stewart L. Udall Foundation Act (20 
U.S.C. 5601 et seq.), $1,995,000, to remain available until expended, of 
which, notwithstanding sections 8 and 9 of such Act: (1) up to $50,000 
shall be used to conduct financial audits pursuant to the Accountability 
of Tax Dollars Act of 2002 (Public Law 107-289); and (2) up to 
$1,000,000 shall be available to carry out the activities authorized by 
section 6(7) of Public Law 102-259 and section 817(a) of Public Law 106-
568 (20 U.S.C. 5604(7)):  Provided, That of the total amount made 
available under this heading $200,000 shall be transferred to the Office 
of Inspector General of the Department of the Interior, to remain 
available until expended, for audits and investigations of the Morris K. 
Udall and Stewart L. Udall Foundation, consistent with the Inspector 
General Act of 1978 (5 U.S.C. App.).

                  environmental dispute resolution fund

    For payment to the Environmental Dispute Resolution Fund to carry 
out activities authorized in the Environmental Policy and Conflict 
Resolution Act of 1998, $3,400,000, to remain available until expended.

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              National Archives and Records Administration

                           operating expenses

    For necessary expenses in connection with the administration of the 
National Archives and Records Administration and archived Federal 
records and related activities, as provided by law, and for expenses 
necessary for the review and declassification of documents, the 
activities of the Public Interest Declassification Board, the operations 
and maintenance of the electronic records archives, the hire of 
passenger motor vehicles, and for uniforms or allowances therefor, as 
authorized by law (5 U.S.C. 5901), including maintenance, repairs, and 
cleaning, $372,393,000.

                       office of inspector general

    For necessary expenses of the Office of Inspector General in 
carrying out the provisions of the Inspector General Reform Act of 2008, 
Public Law 110-409, 122 Stat. 4302-16 (2008), and the Inspector General 
Act of 1978 (5 U.S.C. App.), and for the hire of passenger motor 
vehicles, $4,180,000.

                         repairs and restoration

    For the repair, alteration, and improvement of archives facilities, 
and to provide adequate storage for holdings, $7,500,000, to remain 
available until expended:  Provided, That from amounts made available 
under this heading in Public Laws 111-8 and 111-117 for necessary 
expenses related to the repair and renovation of the Franklin D. 
Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum in Hyde Park, New York, the 
remaining unobligated balances shall be available to implement the 
National Archives and Records Administration Capital Improvement Plan.

         national historical publications and records commission

                             grants program

    For necessary expenses for allocations and grants for historical 
publications and records as authorized by 44 U.S.C. 2504, $5,000,000, to 
remain available until expended.

                  National Credit Union Administration

                community development revolving loan fund

    For the Community Development Revolving Loan Fund program as 
authorized by 42 U.S.C. 9812, 9822 and 9910, $2,000,000 shall be 
available until September 30, 2017, for technical assistance to low-
income designated credit unions.

                       Office of Government Ethics

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses to carry out functions of the Office of 
Government Ethics pursuant to the Ethics in Government Act of 1978, the 
Ethics Reform Act of 1989, and the Stop Trading on Congressional 
Knowledge Act of 2012, including services as

[[Page 129 STAT. 2459]]

authorized by 5 U.S.C. 3109, rental of conference rooms in the District 
of Columbia and elsewhere, hire of passenger motor vehicles, and not to 
exceed $1,500 for official reception and representation expenses, 
$15,742,000.

                     Office of Personnel Management

                          salaries and expenses

                   (including transfer of trust funds)

    For necessary expenses to carry out functions of the Office of 
Personnel Management (OPM) pursuant to Reorganization Plan Numbered 2 of 
1978 and the Civil Service Reform Act of 1978, including services as 
authorized by 5 U.S.C. 3109; medical examinations performed for veterans 
by private physicians on a fee basis; rental of conference rooms in the 
District of Columbia and elsewhere; hire of passenger motor vehicles; 
not to exceed $2,500 for official reception and representation expenses; 
advances for reimbursements to applicable funds of OPM and the Federal 
Bureau of Investigation for expenses incurred under Executive Order No. 
10422 of January 9, 1953, as amended; and payment of per diem and/or 
subsistence allowances to employees where Voting Rights Act activities 
require an employee to remain overnight at his or her post of duty, 
$120,688,000, of which $2,500,000 shall remain available until expended 
for Federal investigations enhancements, and of which $616,000 may be 
for strengthening the capacity and capabilities of the acquisition 
workforce (as defined by the Office of Federal Procurement Policy Act, 
as amended (41 U.S.C. 4001 et seq.)), including the recruitment, hiring, 
training, and retention of such workforce and information technology in 
support of acquisition workforce effectiveness or for management 
solutions to improve acquisition management; and in addition 
$124,550,000 for administrative expenses, to be transferred from the 
appropriate trust funds of OPM without regard to other statutes, 
including direct procurement of printed materials, for the retirement 
and insurance programs:  Provided, That the provisions of this 
appropriation shall not affect the authority to use applicable trust 
funds as provided by sections 8348(a)(1)(B), 8958(f)(2)(A), 
8988(f)(2)(A), and 9004(f)(2)(A) of title 5, United States Code:  
Provided further, That no part of this appropriation shall be available 
for salaries and expenses of the Legal Examining Unit of OPM established 
pursuant to Executive Order No. 9358 of July 1, 1943, or any successor 
unit of like purpose:  Provided further, That the President's Commission 
on White House Fellows, established by Executive Order No. 11183 of 
October 3, 1964, may, during fiscal year 2016, accept donations of 
money, property, and personal services:  Provided further, That such 
donations, including those from prior years, may be used for the 
development of publicity materials to provide information about the 
White House Fellows, except that no such donations shall be accepted for 
travel or reimbursement of travel expenses, or for the salaries of 
employees of such Commission.

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                       office of inspector general

                          salaries and expenses

                   (including transfer of trust funds)

    For necessary expenses of the Office of Inspector General in 
carrying out the provisions of the Inspector General Act of 1978, 
including services as authorized by 5 U.S.C. 3109, hire of passenger 
motor vehicles, $4,365,000, and in addition, not to exceed $22,479,000 
for administrative expenses to audit, investigate, and provide other 
oversight of the Office of Personnel Management's retirement and 
insurance programs, to be transferred from the appropriate trust funds 
of the Office of Personnel Management, as determined by the Inspector 
General:  Provided, That the Inspector General is authorized to rent 
conference rooms in the District of Columbia and elsewhere.

                        Office of Special Counsel

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses to carry out functions of the Office of 
Special Counsel pursuant to Reorganization Plan Numbered 2 of 1978, the 
Civil Service Reform Act of 1978 (Public Law 95-454), the Whistleblower 
Protection Act of 1989 (Public Law 101-12) as amended by Public Law 107-
304, the Whistleblower Protection Enhancement Act of 2012 (Public Law 
112-199), and the Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights 
Act of 1994 (Public Law 103-353), including services as authorized by 5 
U.S.C. 3109, payment of fees and expenses for witnesses, rental of 
conference rooms in the District of Columbia and elsewhere, and hire of 
passenger motor vehicles; $24,119,000.

                      Postal Regulatory Commission

                          salaries and expenses

                      (including transfer of funds)

    For necessary expenses of the Postal Regulatory Commission in 
carrying out the provisions of the Postal Accountability and Enhancement 
Act (Public Law 109-435), $15,200,000, to be derived by transfer from 
the Postal Service Fund and expended as authorized by section 603(a) of 
such Act.

               Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses of the Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight 
Board, as authorized by section 1061 of the Intelligence Reform and 
Terrorism Prevention Act of 2004 (42 U.S.C. 2000ee), $21,297,000, to 
remain available until September 30, 2017.

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                   Securities and Exchange Commission

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses for the Securities and Exchange Commission, 
including services as authorized by 5 U.S.C. 3109, the rental of space 
(to include multiple year leases) in the District of Columbia and 
elsewhere, and not to exceed $3,500 for official reception and 
representation expenses, $1,605,000,000, to remain available until 
expended; of which not less than $11,315,971 shall be for the Office of 
Inspector General; of which not to exceed $75,000 shall be available for 
a permanent secretariat for the International Organization of Securities 
Commissions; of which not to exceed $100,000 shall be available for 
expenses for consultations and meetings hosted by the Commission with 
foreign governmental and other regulatory officials, members of their 
delegations and staffs to exchange views concerning securities matters, 
such expenses to include necessary logistic and administrative expenses 
and the expenses of Commission staff and foreign invitees in attendance 
including: (1) incidental expenses such as meals; (2) travel and 
transportation; and (3) related lodging or subsistence; and of which not 
less than $68,223,000 shall be for the Division of Economic and Risk 
Analysis:  Provided, That fees and charges authorized by section 31 of 
the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (15 U.S.C. 78ee) shall be credited 
to this account as offsetting collections:  Provided further, That not 
to exceed $1,605,000,000 of such offsetting collections shall be 
available until expended for necessary expenses of this account:  
Provided further, That the total amount appropriated under this heading 
from the general fund for fiscal year 2016 shall be reduced as such 
offsetting fees are received so as to result in a final total fiscal 
year 2016 appropriation from the general fund estimated at not more than 
$0.

                        Selective Service System

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses of the Selective Service System, including 
expenses of attendance at meetings and of training for uniformed 
personnel assigned to the Selective Service System, as authorized by 5 
U.S.C. 4101-4118 for civilian employees; hire of passenger motor 
vehicles; services as authorized by 5 U.S.C. 3109; and not to exceed 
$750 for official reception and representation expenses; $22,703,000:  
Provided, That during the current fiscal year, the President may exempt 
this appropriation from the provisions of 31 U.S.C. 1341, whenever the 
President deems such action to be necessary in the interest of national 
defense:  Provided further, That none of the funds appropriated by this 
Act may be expended for or in connection with the induction of any 
person into the Armed Forces of the United States.

                      Small Business Administration

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses, not otherwise provided for, of the Small 
Business Administration, including hire of passenger motor vehicles as 
authorized by sections 1343 and 1344 of title 31, United States

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Code, and not to exceed $3,500 for official reception and representation 
expenses, $268,000,000, of which not less than $12,000,000 shall be 
available for examinations, reviews, and other lender oversight 
activities:  Provided, That the Administrator is authorized to charge 
fees to cover the cost of publications developed by the Small Business 
Administration, and certain loan program activities, including fees 
authorized by section 5(b) of the Small Business Act:  Provided further, 
That, notwithstanding 31 U.S.C. 3302, revenues received from all such 
activities shall be credited to this account, to remain available until 
expended, for carrying out these purposes without further 
appropriations:  Provided further, That the Small Business 
Administration may accept gifts in an amount not to exceed $4,000,000 
and may co-sponsor activities, each in accordance with section 132(a) of 
division K of Public Law 108-447, during fiscal year 2016:  Provided 
further, That $6,100,000 shall be available for the Loan Modernization 
and Accounting System, to be available until September 30, 2017:  
Provided further, That $3,000,000 shall be for the Federal and State 
Technology Partnership Program under section 34 of the Small Business 
Act (15 U.S.C. 657d).

                  entrepreneurial development programs

    For necessary expenses of programs supporting entrepreneurial and 
small business development, $231,100,000, to remain available until 
September 30, 2017:  Provided, That $117,000,000 shall be available to 
fund grants for performance in fiscal year 2016 or fiscal year 2017 as 
authorized by section 21 of the Small Business Act:  Provided further, 
That $25,000,000 shall be for marketing, management, and technical 
assistance under section 7(m) of the Small Business Act (15 U.S.C. 
636(m)(4)) by intermediaries that make microloans under the microloan 
program:  Provided further, That $18,000,000 shall be available for 
grants to States to carry out export programs that assist small business 
concerns authorized under section 1207 of Public Law 111-240.

                       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, 
$19,900,000.

                           office of advocacy

    For necessary expenses of the Office of Advocacy in carrying out the 
provisions of title II of Public Law 94-305 (15 U.S.C. 634a et seq.) and 
the Regulatory Flexibility Act of 1980 (5 U.S.C. 601 et seq.), 
$9,120,000, to remain available until expended.

                     business loans program account

                      (including transfer of funds)

    For the cost of direct loans, $3,338,172, to remain available until 
expended:  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 subject to section 502 of 
the Congressional Budget Act of 1974, during

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fiscal year 2016 commitments to guarantee loans under section 503 of the 
Small Business Investment Act of 1958 shall not exceed $7,500,000,000:  
Provided further, That during fiscal year 2016 commitments for general 
business loans authorized under section 7(a) of the Small Business Act 
shall not exceed $26,500,000,000 for a combination of amortizing term 
loans and the aggregated maximum line of credit provided by revolving 
loans:  Provided further, That during fiscal year 2016 commitments for 
loans authorized under subparagraph (C) of section 502(7) of The Small 
Business Investment Act of 1958 (15 U.S.C. 696(7)) shall not exceed 
$7,500,000,000:  Provided further, That during fiscal year 2016 
commitments to guarantee loans for debentures under section 303(b) of 
the Small Business Investment Act of 1958 shall not exceed 
$4,000,000,000:  Provided further, That during fiscal year 2016, 
guarantees of trust certificates authorized by section 5(g) of the Small 
Business Act shall not exceed a principal amount of $12,000,000,000. In 
addition, for administrative expenses to carry out the direct and 
guaranteed loan programs, $152,725,828, which may be transferred to and 
merged with the appropriations for Salaries and Expenses.

                     disaster loans program account

                     (including transfers of funds)

    For administrative expenses to carry out the direct loan program 
authorized by section 7(b) of the Small Business Act, $186,858,000, to 
be available until expended, of which $1,000,000 is for the Office of 
Inspector General of the Small Business Administration for audits and 
reviews of disaster loans and the disaster loan programs and shall be 
transferred to and merged with the appropriations for the Office of 
Inspector General; of which $176,858,000 is for direct administrative 
expenses of loan making and servicing to carry out the direct loan 
program, which may be transferred to and merged with the appropriations 
for Salaries and Expenses; and of which $9,000,000 is for indirect 
administrative expenses for the direct loan program, which may be 
transferred to and merged with the appropriations for Salaries and 
Expenses.

        administrative provisions--small business administration

                      (including transfer of funds)

    Sec. 520.  Not to exceed 5 percent of any appropriation made 
available for the current fiscal year for the Small Business 
Administration 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 paragraph shall be treated as a reprogramming of funds 
under section 608 of this Act and shall not be available for obligation 
or expenditure except in compliance with the procedures set forth in 
that section.
    Sec. 521. <<NOTE: 15 USC 696 note.>> (a) Subparagraph (C) of section 
502(7) of the Small Business Investment Act of 1958 (15 U.S.C. 696(7)), 
as in effect on September 25, 2012, shall be in effect in any fiscal 
year during which the cost to the Federal Government of making 
guarantees under such subparagraph (C) and section 503 of the Small 
Business Investment Act of 1958 (15 U.S.C. 697) is zero, except that--

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            (1) subclause (I)(bb) and subclause (II) of clause (iv) of 
        such subparagraph (C) shall not be in effect;
            (2) unless, upon application by a development company and 
        after determining that the refinance loan is needed for good 
        cause, the Administrator of the Small Business Administration 
        waives this paragraph, a development company shall limit its 
        financings under section 502 of the Small Business Investment 
        Act of 1958 (15 U.S.C. 696) so that, during any fiscal year, new 
        financings under such subparagraph (C) shall not exceed 50 
        percent of the dollars loaned under title V of the Small 
        Business Investment Act of 1958 (15 U.S.C. 695 et seq.) during 
        the previous fiscal year; and
            (3) clause (iv)(I)(aa) of such subparagraph (C) shall be 
        applied by substituting ``job creation and retention'' for ``job 
        creation''.

    (b) Section 303(b)(2)(B) of the Small Business Investment Act of 
1958 (15 U.S.C. 683(b)(2)(B)) is amended by striking ``$225,000,000'' 
and inserting ``$350,000,000''.

                      United States Postal Service

                   payment to the postal service fund

    For payment to the Postal Service Fund for revenue forgone on free 
and reduced rate mail, pursuant to subsections (c) and (d) of section 
2401 of title 39, United States Code, $55,075,000:  Provided, That mail 
for overseas voting and mail for the blind shall continue to be free:  
Provided further, That 6-day delivery and rural delivery of mail shall 
continue at not less than the 1983 level:  Provided further, That none 
of the funds made available to the Postal Service by this Act shall be 
used to implement any rule, regulation, or policy of charging any 
officer or employee of any State or local child support enforcement 
agency, or any individual participating in a State or local program of 
child support enforcement, a fee for information requested or provided 
concerning an address of a postal customer:  Provided further, That none 
of the funds provided in this Act shall be used to consolidate or close 
small rural and other small post offices.

                       office of inspector general

                          salaries and expenses

                      (including transfer of funds)

    For necessary expenses of the Office of Inspector General in 
carrying out the provisions of the Inspector General Act of 1978, 
$248,600,000, to be derived by transfer from the Postal Service Fund and 
expended as authorized by section 603(b)(3) of the Postal Accountability 
and Enhancement Act (Public Law 109-435).

                         United States Tax Court

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses, including contract reporting and other 
services as authorized by 5 U.S.C. 3109, $51,300,000:  Provided,

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That travel expenses of the judges shall be paid upon the written 
certificate of the judge.

                                TITLE VI

                      GENERAL PROVISIONS--THIS ACT

                         (including rescission)

    Sec. 601.  None of the funds in this Act shall be used for the 
planning or execution of any program to pay the expenses of, or 
otherwise compensate, non-Federal parties intervening in regulatory or 
adjudicatory proceedings funded in this Act.
    Sec. 602.  None of the funds appropriated in this Act shall remain 
available for obligation beyond the current fiscal year, nor may any be 
transferred to other appropriations, unless expressly so provided 
herein.
    Sec. 603.  The expenditure of any appropriation under this Act for 
any consulting service through procurement contract pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 
3109, shall be limited to those contracts where such expenditures are a 
matter of public record and available for public inspection, except 
where otherwise provided under existing law, or under existing Executive 
order issued pursuant to existing law.
    Sec. 604.  None of the funds made available in this Act may be 
transferred to any department, agency, or instrumentality of the United 
States Government, except pursuant to a transfer made by, or transfer 
authority provided in, this Act or any other appropriations Act.
    Sec. 605.  None of the funds made available by this Act shall be 
available for any activity or for paying the salary of any Government 
employee where funding an activity or paying a salary to a Government 
employee would result in a decision, determination, rule, regulation, or 
policy that would prohibit the enforcement of section 307 of the Tariff 
Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1307).
    Sec. 606.  No funds appropriated pursuant to this Act may be 
expended by an entity unless the entity agrees that in expending the 
assistance the entity will comply with chapter 83 of title 41, United 
States Code.
    Sec. 607.  No funds appropriated or otherwise made available under 
this Act shall be made available to any person or entity that has been 
convicted of violating chapter 83 of title 41, United States Code.
    Sec. 608.  Except as otherwise provided in this Act, none of the 
funds provided in this Act, provided by previous appropriations Acts to 
the agencies or entities funded in this Act that remain available for 
obligation or expenditure in fiscal year 2016, or provided from any 
accounts in the Treasury derived by the collection of fees and available 
to the agencies funded by this Act, shall be available for obligation or 
expenditure through a reprogramming of funds that: (1) creates a new 
program; (2) eliminates a program, project, or activity; (3) increases 
funds or personnel for any program, project, or activity for which funds 
have been denied or restricted by the Congress; (4) proposes to use 
funds directed for a specific activity by the Committee on 
Appropriations of either the House of Representatives or the Senate for 
a different purpose; (5) augments existing programs, projects, or 
activities in excess of

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$5,000,000 or 10 percent, whichever is less; (6) reduces existing 
programs, projects, or activities by $5,000,000 or 10 percent, whichever 
is less; or (7) creates or reorganizes offices, programs, or activities 
unless prior approval is received from the Committees on Appropriations 
of the House of Representatives and the Senate:  Provided, That prior to 
any significant reorganization or restructuring of offices, programs, or 
activities, each agency or entity funded in this Act shall consult with 
the Committees on Appropriations of the House of Representatives and the 
Senate:  Provided further, That not later than 60 days after the date of 
enactment of this Act, each agency funded by this Act shall submit a 
report to the Committees on Appropriations of the House of 
Representatives and the Senate to establish the baseline for application 
of reprogramming and transfer authorities for the current fiscal year:  
Provided further, That at a minimum the report shall include: (1) a 
table for each appropriation with a separate column to display the 
President's budget request, adjustments made by Congress, adjustments 
due to enacted rescissions, if appropriate, and the fiscal year enacted 
level; (2) a delineation in the table for each appropriation both by 
object class and program, project, and activity as detailed in the 
budget appendix for the respective appropriation; and (3) an 
identification of items of special congressional interest:  Provided 
further, That the amount appropriated or limited for salaries and 
expenses for an agency shall be reduced by $100,000 per day for each day 
after the required date that the report has not been submitted to the 
Congress.
    Sec. 609.  Except as otherwise specifically provided by law, not to 
exceed 50 percent of unobligated balances remaining available at the end 
of fiscal year 2016 from appropriations made available for salaries and 
expenses for fiscal year 2016 in this Act, shall remain available 
through September 30, 2017, for each such account for the purposes 
authorized:  Provided, That a request shall be submitted to the 
Committees on Appropriations of the House of Representatives and the 
Senate for approval prior to the expenditure of such funds:  Provided 
further, That these requests shall be made in compliance with 
reprogramming guidelines.
    Sec. 610. (a) None of the funds made available in this Act may be 
used by the Executive Office of the President to request--
            (1) any official background investigation report on any 
        individual from the Federal Bureau of Investigation; or
            (2) a determination with respect to the treatment of an 
        organization as described in section 501(c) of the Internal 
        Revenue Code of 1986 and exempt from taxation under section 
        501(a) of such Code from the Department of the Treasury or the 
        Internal Revenue Service.

    (b) Subsection (a) shall not apply--
            (1) in the case of an official background investigation 
        report, if such individual has given express written consent for 
        such request not more than 6 months prior to the date of such 
        request and during the same presidential administration; or
            (2) if such request is required due to extraordinary 
        circumstances involving national security.

    Sec. 611.  The cost accounting standards promulgated under chapter 
15 of title 41, United States Code shall not apply with respect to a 
contract under the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program established 
under chapter 89 of title 5, United States Code.

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    Sec. 612.  For the purpose of resolving litigation and implementing 
any settlement agreements regarding the nonforeign area cost-of-living 
allowance program, the Office of Personnel Management may accept and 
utilize (without regard to any restriction on unanticipated travel 
expenses imposed in an Appropriations Act) funds made available to the 
Office of Personnel Management pursuant to court approval.
    Sec. 613.  No funds appropriated by this Act shall be available to 
pay for an abortion, or the administrative expenses in connection with 
any health plan under the Federal employees health benefits program 
which provides any benefits or coverage for abortions.
    Sec. 614.  The provision of section 613 shall not apply where the 
life of the mother would be endangered if the fetus were carried to 
term, or the pregnancy is the result of an act of rape or incest.
    Sec. 615.  In order to promote Government access to commercial 
information technology, the restriction on purchasing nondomestic 
articles, materials, and supplies set forth in chapter 83 of title 41, 
United States Code (popularly known as the Buy American Act), shall not 
apply to the acquisition by the Federal Government of information 
technology (as defined in section 11101 of title 40, United States 
Code), that is a commercial item (as defined in section 103 of title 41, 
United States Code).
    Sec. 616.  Notwithstanding section 1353 of title 31, United States 
Code, no officer or employee of any regulatory agency or commission 
funded by this Act may accept on behalf of that agency, nor may such 
agency or commission accept, payment or reimbursement from a non-Federal 
entity for travel, subsistence, or related expenses for the purpose of 
enabling an officer or employee to attend and participate in any meeting 
or similar function relating to the official duties of the officer or 
employee when the entity offering payment or reimbursement is a person 
or entity subject to regulation by such agency or commission, or 
represents a person or entity subject to regulation by such agency or 
commission, unless the person or entity is an organization described in 
section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 and exempt from 
tax under section 501(a) of such Code.
    Sec. 617.  Notwithstanding section 708 of this Act, funds made 
available to the Commodity Futures Trading Commission and the Securities 
and Exchange Commission by this or any other Act may be used for the 
interagency funding and sponsorship of a joint advisory committee to 
advise on emerging regulatory issues.
    Sec. 618. (a)(1) Notwithstanding any other provision of law, an 
Executive agency covered by this Act otherwise authorized to enter into 
contracts for either leases or the construction or alteration of real 
property for office, meeting, storage, or other space must consult with 
the General Services Administration before issuing a solicitation for 
offers of new leases or construction contracts, and in the case of 
succeeding leases, before entering into negotiations with the current 
lessor.
    (2) Any such agency with authority to enter into an emergency lease 
may do so during any period declared by the President to require 
emergency leasing authority with respect to such agency.
    (b) For purposes of this section, the term ``Executive agency 
covered by this Act'' means any Executive agency provided funds by this 
Act, but does not include the General Services Administration or the 
United States Postal Service.

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    Sec. 619. (a) There are appropriated for the following activities 
the amounts required under current law:
            (1) Compensation of the President (3 U.S.C. 102).
            (2) Payments to--
                    (A) the Judicial Officers' Retirement Fund (28 
                U.S.C. 377(o));
                    (B) the Judicial Survivors' Annuities Fund (28 
                U.S.C. 376(c)); and
                    (C) the United States Court of Federal Claims 
                Judges' Retirement Fund (28 U.S.C. 178(l)).
            (3) Payment of Government contributions--
                    (A) with respect to the health benefits of retired 
                employees, as authorized by chapter 89 of title 5, 
                United States Code, and the Retired Federal Employees 
                Health Benefits Act (74 Stat. 849); and
                    (B) with respect to the life insurance benefits for 
                employees retiring after December 31, 1989 (5 U.S.C. ch. 
                87).
            (4) Payment to finance the unfunded liability of new and 
        increased annuity benefits under the Civil Service Retirement 
        and Disability Fund (5 U.S.C. 8348).
            (5) Payment of annuities authorized to be paid from the 
        Civil Service Retirement and Disability Fund by statutory 
        provisions other than subchapter III of chapter 83 or chapter 84 
        of title 5, United States Code.

    (b) Nothing in this section may be construed to exempt any amount 
appropriated by this section from any otherwise applicable limitation on 
the use of funds contained in this Act.
    Sec. 620.  The Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (Board) 
shall have authority to obligate funds for the scholarship program 
established by section 109(c)(2) of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 
(Public Law 107-204) in an aggregate amount not exceeding the amount of 
funds collected by the Board as of December 31, 2015, including accrued 
interest, as a result of the assessment of monetary penalties. Funds 
available for obligation in fiscal year 2016 shall remain available 
until expended.
    Sec. 621.  None of the funds made available in this Act may be used 
by the Federal Trade Commission to complete the draft report entitled 
``Interagency Working Group on Food Marketed to Children: Preliminary 
Proposed Nutrition Principles to Guide Industry Self-Regulatory 
Efforts'' unless the Interagency Working Group on Food Marketed to 
Children complies with Executive Order No. 13563.
    Sec. 622.  None of the funds made available by this Act may be used 
to pay the salaries and expenses for the following positions:
            (1) Director, White House Office of Health Reform.
            (2) Assistant to the President for Energy and Climate 
        Change.
            (3) Senior Advisor to the Secretary of the Treasury assigned 
        to the Presidential Task Force on the Auto Industry and Senior 
        Counselor for Manufacturing Policy.
            (4) White House Director of Urban Affairs.

    Sec. 623.  None of the funds in this Act may be used for the 
Director of the Office of Personnel Management to award a contract, 
enter an extension of, or exercise an option on a contract to a 
contractor conducting the final quality review processes for

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background investigation fieldwork services or background investigation 
support services that, as of the date of the award of the contract, are 
being conducted by that contractor.
    Sec. 624. (a) The head of each executive branch agency funded by 
this Act shall ensure that the Chief Information Officer of the agency 
has the authority to participate in decisions regarding the budget 
planning process related to information technology.
    (b) Amounts appropriated for any executive branch agency funded by 
this Act that are available for information technology shall be 
allocated within the agency, consistent with the provisions of 
appropriations Acts and budget guidelines and recommendations from the 
Director of the Office of Management and Budget, in such manner as 
specified by, or approved by, the Chief Information Officer of the 
agency in consultation with the Chief Financial Officer of the agency 
and budget officials.
    Sec. 625.  None of the funds made available in this Act may be used 
in contravention of chapter 29, 31, or 33 of title 44, United States 
Code.
    Sec. 626.  From the unobligated balances available in the Securities 
and Exchange Commission Reserve Fund established by section 991 of the 
Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (Public Law 
111-203), $25,000,000 are rescinded.
    Sec. 627.  None of the funds made available in this Act may be used 
by a governmental entity to require the disclosure by a provider of 
electronic communication service to the public or remote computing 
service of the contents of a wire or electronic communication that is in 
electronic storage with the provider (as such terms are defined in 
sections 2510 and 2711 of title 18, United States Code) in a manner that 
violates the Fourth Amendment to the Constitution of the United States.
    Sec. 628.  Beginning on the date of enactment of this Act, in the 
current fiscal year and continuing through September 30, 2025, the 
Further Notice of Proposed Rulemaking and Report and Order adopted by 
the Federal Communications Commission on March 31, 2014 (FCC 14-28), and 
the amendments to the rules of the Commission adopted in such Further 
Notice of Proposed Rulemaking and Report and Order, shall not apply to a 
joint sales agreement (as defined in Note 2(k) to section 73.3555 of 
title 47, Code of Federal Regulations) that was in effect on March 31, 
2014, and a rule of the Commission amended by such an amendment shall 
apply to such agreement as such rule was in effect on the day before the 
effective date of such amendment. A party to a joint sales agreement 
that was in effect on March 31, 2014, shall not be considered to be in 
violation of the ownership limitations of section 73.3555 of title 47, 
Code of Federal Regulations, by reason of the application of the rule in 
Note 2(k)(2), as so amended, to the joint sales agreement.
    Sec. 629.  During fiscal year 2016, none of the amounts made 
available by this Act may be used to finalize or implement the Safety 
Standard for Recreational Off-Highway Vehicles published by the Consumer 
Product Safety Commission in the Federal Register on November 19, 2014 
(79 Fed. Reg. 68964) until after--
            (1) the National Academy of Sciences, in consultation with 
        the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and the 
        Department of Defense, completes a study to determine--
                    (A) the technical validity of the lateral stability 
                and vehicle handling requirements proposed by such 
                standard

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                for purposes of reducing the risk of Recreational Off-
                Highway Vehicle (referred to in this section as ``ROV'') 
                rollovers in the off-road environment, including the 
                repeatability and reproducibility of testing for 
                compliance with such requirements;
                    (B) the number of ROV rollovers that would be 
                prevented if the proposed requirements were adopted;
                    (C) whether there is a technical basis for the 
                proposal to provide information on a point-of-sale 
                hangtag about a ROV's rollover resistance on a 
                progressive scale; and
                    (D) the effect on the utility of ROVs used by the 
                United States military if the proposed requirements were 
                adopted; and
            (2) a report containing the results of the study completed 
        under paragraph (1) is delivered to--
                    (A) the Committee on Commerce, Science, and 
                Transportation of the Senate;
                    (B) the Committee on Energy and Commerce of the 
                House of Representatives;
                    (C) the Committee on Appropriations of the Senate; 
                and
                    (D) the Committee on Appropriations of the House of 
                Representatives.

    Sec. 630.  Notwithstanding any other provision of law, not to exceed 
$2,266,085 of unobligated balances from ``Election Assistance 
Commission, Election Reform Programs'' shall be available to record a 
disbursement previously incurred under that heading in fiscal year 2014 
against a 2008 cancelled account.
    Sec. 631.  None of the funds appropriated by this Act may be used by 
the Federal Communications Commission to modify, amend, or change the 
rules or regulations of the Commission for universal service high-cost 
support for competitive eligible telecommunications carriers in a way 
that is inconsistent with paragraph (e)(5) or (e)(6) of section 54.307 
of title 47, Code of Federal Regulations, as in effect on July 15, 2015: 
 Provided, That this section shall not prohibit the Commission from 
considering, developing, or adopting other support mechanisms as an 
alternative to Mobility Fund Phase II.
    Sec. 632. (a) The Office of Personnel Management shall provide to 
each affected individual as defined in subsection (b) complimentary 
identity protection coverage that--
            (1) is not less comprehensive than the complimentary 
        identity protection coverage that the Office provided to 
        affected individuals before the date of enactment of this Act;
            (2) is effective for a period of not less than 10 years; and
            (3) includes not less than $5,000,000 in identity theft 
        insurance.

    (b) Definition.--In this section, the term ``affected individual'' 
means any individual whose Social Security Number was compromised 
during--
            (1) the data breach of personnel records of current and 
        former Federal employees, at a network maintained by the 
        Department of the Interior, that was announced by the Office of 
        Personnel Management on June 4, 2015; or
            (2) the data breach of systems of the Office of Personnel 
        Management containing information related to the background

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        investigations of current, former, and prospective Federal 
        employees, and of other individuals.

    Sec. 633.  <<NOTE: 47 USC 151 note.>> Sections 1101(a) and 
1104(a)(2)(A) of the Internet Tax Freedom Act (title XI of division C of 
Public Law 105-277; 47 U.S.C. 151 note) shall be applied by substituting 
``October 1, 2016'' for ``October 1, 2015''.

    Sec. 634. (a) Definitions.--In this section:
            (1) Banking institution.--The term ``banking institution'' 
        means an insured depository institution, Federal credit union, 
        State credit union, bank holding company, or savings and loan 
        holding company.
            (2) Basel iii capital requirements.--The term ``Basel III 
        capital requirements'' means the Global Regulatory Framework for 
        More Resilient Banks and Banking Systems issued by the Basel 
        Committee on Banking Supervision on December 16, 2010, as 
        revised on June 1, 2011.
            (3) Federal banking agencies.--The term ``Federal banking 
        agencies'' means the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve 
        System, the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, the 
        Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, and the National Credit 
        Union Administration.
            (4) Mortgage servicing assets.--The term ``mortgage 
        servicing assets'' means those assets that result from contracts 
        to service loans secured by real estate, where such loans are 
        owned by third parties.
            (5) NCUA capital requirements.--The term ``NCUA capital 
        requirements'' means the final rule of the National Credit Union 
        Administration entitled ``Risk-Based Capital'' (80 Fed. Reg. 
        66625 (October 29, 2015)).
            (6) Other definitions.--
                    (A) Banking definitions.--The terms ``bank holding 
                company'', ``insured depository institution'', and 
                ``savings and loan holding company'' have the meanings 
                given those terms in section 3 of the Federal Deposit 
                Insurance Act (12 U.S.C. 1813).
                    (B) Credit union definitions.--The terms ``Federal 
                credit union'' and ``State credit union'' have the 
                meanings given those terms in section 101 of the Federal 
                Credit Union Act (12 U.S.C. 1752).

    (b) Study of the Appropriate Capital for Mortgage Servicing 
Assets.--
            (1) In general.--The Federal banking agencies shall jointly 
        conduct a study of the appropriate capital requirements for 
        mortgage servicing assets for banking institutions.
            (2) Issues to be studied.--The study required under 
        paragraph (1) shall include, with a specific focus on banking 
        institutions--
                    (A) the risk to banking institutions of holding 
                mortgage servicing assets;
                    (B) the history of the market for mortgage servicing 
                assets, including in particular the market for those 
                assets in the period of the financial crisis;
                    (C) the ability of banking institutions to establish 
                a value for mortgage servicing assets of the institution 
                through periodic sales or other means;
                    (D) regulatory approaches to mortgage servicing 
                assets and capital requirements that may be used to 
                address

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                concerns about the value of and ability to sell mortgage 
                servicing assets;
                    (E) the impact of imposing the Basel III capital 
                requirements and the NCUA capital requirements on 
                banking institutions on the ability of those 
                institutions--
                          (i) to compete in the mortgage servicing 
                      business, including the need for economies of 
                      scale to compete in that business; and
                          (ii) to provide service to consumers to whom 
                      the institutions have made mortgage loans;
                    (F) an analysis of what the mortgage servicing 
                marketplace would look like if the Basel III capital 
                requirements and the NCUA capital requirements on 
                mortgage servicing assets--
                          (i) were fully implemented; and
                          (ii) applied to both banking institutions and 
                      nondepository residential mortgage loan servicers;
                    (G) the significance of problems with mortgage 
                servicing assets, if any, in banking institution 
                failures and problem banking institutions, including 
                specifically identifying failed banking institutions 
                where mortgage servicing assets contributed to the 
                failure; and
                    (H) an analysis of the relevance of the Basel III 
                capital requirements and the NCUA capital requirements 
                on mortgage servicing assets to the banking systems of 
                other significantly developed countries.
            (3) Report to congress.--Not later than 180 days after the 
        date of enactment of this title, the Federal banking agencies 
        shall submit to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban 
        Affairs of the Senate and the Committee on Financial Services of 
        the House of Representatives a report containing--
                    (A) the results of the study required under 
                paragraph (1);
                    (B) any analysis on the specific issue of mortgage 
                servicing assets undertaken by the Federal banking 
                agencies before finalizing regulations implementing the 
                Basel III capital requirements and the NCUA capital 
                requirements; and
                    (C) any recommendations for legislative or 
                regulatory actions that would address concerns about the 
                value of and ability to sell and the ability of banking 
                institutions to hold mortgage servicing assets.

    Sec. 635.  In addition to amounts otherwise provided in this Act for 
``National Archives and Records Administration, Operating Expenses'', 
there is appropriated $7,000,000, to remain available until expended, 
for the repair, alteration, and improvement of an additional leased 
facility to provide adequate storage for holdings of the House of 
Representatives and the Senate.

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                                TITLE VII

                   GENERAL PROVISIONS--GOVERNMENT-WIDE

                 Departments, Agencies, and Corporations

                      (including transfer of funds)

    Sec. 701.  No department, agency, or instrumentality of the United 
States receiving appropriated funds under this or any other Act for 
fiscal year 2016 shall obligate or expend any such funds, unless such 
department, agency, or instrumentality has in place, and will continue 
to administer in good faith, a written policy designed to ensure that 
all of its workplaces are free from the illegal use, possession, or 
distribution of controlled substances (as defined in the Controlled 
Substances Act (21 U.S.C. 802)) by the officers and employees of such 
department, agency, or instrumentality.
    Sec. 702.  <<NOTE: 31 USC 1343 note.>> Unless otherwise specifically 
provided, the maximum amount allowable during the current fiscal year in 
accordance with subsection 1343(c) of title 31, United States Code, for 
the purchase of any passenger motor vehicle (exclusive of buses, 
ambulances, law enforcement vehicles, protective vehicles, and 
undercover surveillance vehicles), is hereby fixed at $19,947 except 
station wagons for which the maximum shall be $19,997:  Provided, That 
these limits may be exceeded by not to exceed $7,250 for police-type 
vehicles:  Provided further, That the limits set forth in this section 
may not be exceeded by more than 5 percent for electric or hybrid 
vehicles purchased for demonstration under the provisions of the 
Electric and Hybrid Vehicle Research, Development, and Demonstration Act 
of 1976:  Provided further, That the limits set forth in this section 
may be exceeded by the incremental cost of clean alternative fuels 
vehicles acquired pursuant to Public Law 101-549 over the cost of 
comparable conventionally fueled vehicles:  Provided further, That the 
limits set forth in this section shall not apply to any vehicle that is 
a commercial item and which operates on alternative fuel, including but 
not limited to electric, plug-in hybrid electric, and hydrogen fuel cell 
vehicles.

    Sec. 703.  Appropriations of the executive departments and 
independent establishments for the current fiscal year available for 
expenses of travel, or for the expenses of the activity concerned, are 
hereby made available for quarters allowances and cost-of-living 
allowances, in accordance with 5 U.S.C. 5922-5924.
    Sec. 704.  <<NOTE: 5 USC 3101 note.>> Unless otherwise specified in 
law during the current fiscal year, no part of any appropriation 
contained in this or any other Act shall be used to pay the compensation 
of any officer or employee of the Government of the United States 
(including any agency the majority of the stock of which is owned by the 
Government of the United States) whose post of duty is in the 
continental United States unless such person: (1) is a citizen of the 
United States; (2) is a person who is lawfully admitted for permanent 
residence and is seeking citizenship as outlined in 8 U.S.C. 
1324b(a)(3)(B); (3) is a person who is admitted as a refugee under 8 
U.S.C. 1157 or is granted asylum under 8 U.S.C. 1158 and has filed a 
declaration of intention to become a lawful permanent resident and then 
a citizen when eligible; or (4) is a person

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who owes allegiance to the United States:  Provided, That for purposes 
of this section, affidavits signed by any such person shall be 
considered prima facie evidence that the requirements of this section 
with respect to his or her status are being complied with:  Provided 
further, That for purposes of subsections (2) and (3) such affidavits 
shall be submitted prior to employment and updated thereafter as 
necessary:  Provided further, That any person making a false affidavit 
shall be guilty of a felony, and upon conviction, shall be fined no more 
than $4,000 or imprisoned for not more than 1 year, or both:  Provided 
further, That the above penal clause shall be in addition to, and not in 
substitution for, any other provisions of existing law:  Provided 
further, That any payment made to any officer or employee contrary to 
the provisions of this section shall be recoverable in action by the 
Federal Government:  Provided further, That this section shall not apply 
to any person who is an officer or employee of the Government of the 
United States on the date of enactment of this Act, or to international 
broadcasters employed by the Broadcasting Board of Governors, or to 
temporary employment of translators, or to temporary employment in the 
field service (not to exceed 60 days) as a result of emergencies:  
Provided further, That this section does not apply to the employment as 
Wildland firefighters for not more than 120 days of nonresident aliens 
employed by the Department of the Interior or the USDA Forest Service 
pursuant to an agreement with another country.

    Sec. 705.  Appropriations available to any department or agency 
during the current fiscal year for necessary expenses, including 
maintenance or operating expenses, shall also be available for payment 
to the General Services Administration for charges for space and 
services and those expenses of renovation and alteration of buildings 
and facilities which constitute public improvements performed in 
accordance with the Public Buildings Act of 1959 (73 Stat. 479), the 
Public Buildings Amendments of 1972 (86 Stat. 216), or other applicable 
law.
    Sec. 706.  In addition to funds provided in this or any other Act, 
all Federal agencies are authorized to receive and use funds resulting 
from the sale of materials, including Federal records disposed of 
pursuant to a records schedule recovered through recycling or waste 
prevention programs. Such funds shall be available until expended for 
the following purposes:
            (1) Acquisition, waste reduction and prevention, and 
        recycling programs as described in Executive Order No. 13423 
        (January 24, 2007), including any such programs adopted prior to 
        the effective date of the Executive order.
            (2) Other Federal agency environmental management programs, 
        including, but not limited to, the development and 
        implementation of hazardous waste management and pollution 
        prevention programs.
            (3) Other employee programs as authorized by law or as 
        deemed appropriate by the head of the Federal agency.

    Sec. 707.  Funds made available by this or any other Act for 
administrative expenses in the current fiscal year of the corporations 
and agencies subject to chapter 91 of title 31, United States Code, 
shall be available, in addition to objects for which such funds are 
otherwise available, for rent in the District of Columbia; services in 
accordance with 5 U.S.C. 3109; and the objects specified under this 
head, all the provisions of which shall be applicable

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to the expenditure of such funds unless otherwise specified in the Act 
by which they are made available:  Provided, That in the event any 
functions budgeted as administrative expenses are subsequently 
transferred to or paid from other funds, the limitations on 
administrative expenses shall be correspondingly reduced.
    Sec. 708.  No part of any appropriation contained in this or any 
other Act shall be available for interagency financing of boards (except 
Federal Executive Boards), commissions, councils, committees, or similar 
groups (whether or not they are interagency entities) which do not have 
a prior and specific statutory approval to receive financial support 
from more than one agency or instrumentality.
    Sec. 709.  None of the funds made available pursuant to the 
provisions of this or any other Act shall be used to implement, 
administer, or enforce any regulation which has been disapproved 
pursuant to a joint resolution duly adopted in accordance with the 
applicable law of the United States.
    Sec. 710.  During the period in which the head of any department or 
agency, or any other officer or civilian employee of the Federal 
Government appointed by the President of the United States, holds 
office, no funds may be obligated or expended in excess of $5,000 to 
furnish or redecorate the office of such department head, agency head, 
officer, or employee, or to purchase furniture or make improvements for 
any such office, unless advance notice of such furnishing or 
redecoration is transmitted to the Committees on Appropriations of the 
House of Representatives and the Senate. For the purposes of this 
section, the term ``office'' shall include the entire suite of offices 
assigned to the individual, as well as any other space used primarily by 
the individual or the use of which is directly controlled by the 
individual.
    Sec. 711.  Notwithstanding 31 U.S.C. 1346, or section 708 of this 
Act, funds made available for the current fiscal year by this or any 
other Act shall be available for the interagency funding of national 
security and emergency preparedness telecommunications initiatives which 
benefit multiple Federal departments, agencies, or entities, as provided 
by Executive Order No. 13618 (July 6, 2012).
    Sec. 712. (a) None of the funds made available by this or any other 
Act may be obligated or expended by any department, agency, or other 
instrumentality of the Federal Government to pay the salaries or 
expenses of any individual appointed to a position of a confidential or 
policy-determining character that is excepted from the competitive 
service under section 3302 of title 5, United States Code, (pursuant to 
schedule C of subpart C of part 213 of title 5 of the Code of Federal 
Regulations) unless the head of the applicable department, agency, or 
other instrumentality employing such schedule C individual certifies to 
the Director of the Office of Personnel Management that the schedule C 
position occupied by the individual was not created solely or primarily 
in order to detail the individual to the White House.
    (b) The provisions of this section shall not apply to Federal 
employees or members of the armed forces detailed to or from an element 
of the intelligence community (as that term is defined under section 
3(4) of the National Security Act of 1947 (50 U.S.C. 3003(4))).
    Sec. 713.  No part of any appropriation contained in this or any 
other Act shall be available for the payment of the salary of any 
officer or employee of the Federal Government, who--

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            (1) prohibits or prevents, or attempts or threatens to 
        prohibit or prevent, any other officer or employee of the 
        Federal Government from having any direct oral or written 
        communication or contact with any Member, committee, or 
        subcommittee of the Congress in connection with any matter 
        pertaining to the employment of such other officer or employee 
        or pertaining to the department or agency of such other officer 
        or employee in any way, irrespective of whether such 
        communication or contact is at the initiative of such other 
        officer or employee or in response to the request or inquiry of 
        such Member, committee, or subcommittee; or
            (2) removes, suspends from duty without pay, demotes, 
        reduces in rank, seniority, status, pay, or performance or 
        efficiency rating, denies promotion to, relocates, reassigns, 
        transfers, disciplines, or discriminates in regard to any 
        employment right, entitlement, or benefit, or any term or 
        condition of employment of, any other officer or employee of the 
        Federal Government, or attempts or threatens to commit any of 
        the foregoing actions with respect to such other officer or 
        employee, by reason of any communication or contact of such 
        other officer or employee with any Member, committee, or 
        subcommittee of the Congress as described in paragraph (1).

    Sec. 714. (a) None of the funds made available in this or any other 
Act may be obligated or expended for any employee training that--
            (1) does not meet identified needs for knowledge, skills, 
        and abilities bearing directly upon the performance of official 
        duties;
            (2) contains elements likely to induce high levels of 
        emotional response or psychological stress in some participants;
            (3) does not require prior employee notification of the 
        content and methods to be used in the training and written end 
        of course evaluation;
            (4) contains any methods or content associated with 
        religious or quasi-religious belief systems or ``new age'' 
        belief systems as defined in Equal Employment Opportunity 
        Commission Notice N-915.022, dated September 2, 1988; or
            (5) is offensive to, or designed to change, participants' 
        personal values or lifestyle outside the workplace.

    (b) Nothing in this section shall prohibit, restrict, or otherwise 
preclude an agency from conducting training bearing directly upon the 
performance of official duties.
    Sec. 715.  No part of any funds appropriated in this or any other 
Act shall be used by an agency of the executive branch, other than for 
normal and recognized executive-legislative relationships, for publicity 
or propaganda purposes, and for the preparation, distribution or use of 
any kit, pamphlet, booklet, publication, radio, television, or film 
presentation designed to support or defeat legislation pending before 
the Congress, except in presentation to the Congress itself.
    Sec. 716.  None of the funds appropriated by this or any other Act 
may be used by an agency to provide a Federal employee's home address to 
any labor organization except when the employee has authorized such 
disclosure or when such disclosure has been ordered by a court of 
competent jurisdiction.
    Sec. 717.  None of the funds made available in this or any other Act 
may be used to provide any non-public information such

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as mailing, telephone or electronic mailing lists to any person or any 
organization outside of the Federal Government without the approval of 
the Committees on Appropriations of the House of Representatives and the 
Senate.
    Sec. 718.  No part of any appropriation contained in this or any 
other Act shall be used directly or indirectly, including by private 
contractor, for publicity or propaganda purposes within the United 
States not heretofore authorized by Congress.
    Sec. 719. (a) In this section, the term ``agency''--
            (1) means an Executive agency, as defined under 5 U.S.C. 
        105; and
            (2) includes a military department, as defined under section 
        102 of such title, the Postal Service, and the Postal Regulatory 
        Commission.

    (b) Unless authorized in accordance with law or regulations to use 
such time for other purposes, an employee of an agency shall use 
official time in an honest effort to perform official duties. An 
employee not under a leave system, including a Presidential appointee 
exempted under 5 U.S.C. 6301(2), has an obligation to expend an honest 
effort and a reasonable proportion of such employee's time in the 
performance of official duties.
    Sec. 720.  Notwithstanding 31 U.S.C. 1346 and section 708 of this 
Act, funds made available for the current fiscal year by this or any 
other Act to any department or agency, which is a member of the Federal 
Accounting Standards Advisory Board (FASAB), shall be available to 
finance an appropriate share of FASAB administrative costs.
    Sec. 721.  Notwithstanding 31 U.S.C. 1346 and section 708 of this 
Act, the head of each Executive department and agency is hereby 
authorized to transfer to or reimburse ``General Services 
Administration, Government-wide Policy'' with the approval of the 
Director of the Office of Management and Budget, funds made available 
for the current fiscal year by this or any other Act, including rebates 
from charge card and other contracts:  Provided, That these funds shall 
be administered by the Administrator of General Services to support 
Government-wide and other multi-agency financial, information 
technology, procurement, and other management innovations, initiatives, 
and activities, including improving coordination and reducing 
duplication, as approved by the Director of the Office of Management and 
Budget, in consultation with the appropriate interagency and multi-
agency groups designated by the Director (including the President's 
Management Council for overall management improvement initiatives, the 
Chief Financial Officers Council for financial management initiatives, 
the Chief Information Officers Council for information technology 
initiatives, the Chief Human Capital Officers Council for human capital 
initiatives, the Chief Acquisition Officers Council for procurement 
initiatives, and the Performance Improvement Council for performance 
improvement initiatives):  Provided further, That the total funds 
transferred or reimbursed shall not exceed $15,000,000 to improve 
coordination, reduce duplication, and for other activities related to 
Federal Government Priority Goals established by 31 U.S.C. 1120, and not 
to exceed $17,000,000 for Government-Wide innovations, initiatives, and 
activities:  Provided further, That the funds transferred to or for 
reimbursement of ``General Services Administration, Government-wide 
Policy'' during fiscal year 2016 shall remain available for obligation 
through September 30, 2017:

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 Provided further, That such transfers or reimbursements may only be 
made after 15 days following notification of the Committees on 
Appropriations of the House of Representatives and the Senate by the 
Director of the Office of Management and Budget.
    Sec. 722.  Notwithstanding any other provision of law, a woman may 
breastfeed her child at any location in a Federal building or on Federal 
property, if the woman and her child are otherwise authorized to be 
present at the location.
    Sec. 723.  Notwithstanding 31 U.S.C. 1346, or section 708 of this 
Act, funds made available for the current fiscal year by this or any 
other Act shall be available for the interagency funding of specific 
projects, workshops, studies, and similar efforts to carry out the 
purposes of the National Science and Technology Council (authorized by 
Executive Order No. 12881), which benefit multiple Federal departments, 
agencies, or entities:  Provided, That the Office of Management and 
Budget shall provide a report describing the budget of and resources 
connected with the National Science and Technology Council to the 
Committees on Appropriations, the House Committee on Science and 
Technology, and the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and 
Transportation 90 days after enactment of this Act.
    Sec. 724.  Any request for proposals, solicitation, grant 
application, form, notification, press release, or other publications 
involving the distribution of Federal funds shall comply with any 
relevant requirements in part 200 of title 2, Code of Federal 
Regulations:  Provided, That this section shall apply to direct 
payments, formula funds, and grants received by a State receiving 
Federal funds.
    Sec. 725. (a) Prohibition of Federal Agency Monitoring of 
Individuals' Internet Use.--None of the funds made available in this or 
any other Act may be used by any Federal agency--
            (1) to collect, review, or create any aggregation of data, 
        derived from any means, that includes any personally 
        identifiable information relating to an individual's access to 
        or use of any Federal Government Internet site of the agency; or
            (2) to enter into any agreement with a third party 
        (including another government agency) to collect, review, or 
        obtain any aggregation of data, derived from any means, that 
        includes any personally identifiable information relating to an 
        individual's access to or use of any nongovernmental Internet 
        site.

    (b) Exceptions.--The limitations established in subsection (a) shall 
not apply to--
            (1) any record of aggregate data that does not identify 
        particular persons;
            (2) any voluntary submission of personally identifiable 
        information;
            (3) any action taken for law enforcement, regulatory, or 
        supervisory purposes, in accordance with applicable law; or
            (4) any action described in subsection (a)(1) that is a 
        system security action taken by the operator of an Internet site 
        and is necessarily incident to providing the Internet site 
        services or to protecting the rights or property of the provider 
        of the Internet site.

    (c) Definitions.--For the purposes of this section:
            (1) The term ``regulatory'' means agency actions to 
        implement, interpret or enforce authorities provided in law.

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            (2) The term ``supervisory'' means examinations of the 
        agency's supervised institutions, including assessing safety and 
        soundness, overall financial condition, management practices and 
        policies and compliance with applicable standards as provided in 
        law.

    Sec. 726. (a) None of the funds appropriated by this Act may be used 
to enter into or renew a contract which includes a provision providing 
prescription drug coverage, except where the contract also includes a 
provision for contraceptive coverage.
    (b) Nothing in this section shall apply to a contract with--
            (1) any of the following religious plans:
                    (A) Personal Care's HMO; and
                    (B) OSF HealthPlans, Inc.; and
            (2) any existing or future plan, if the carrier for the plan 
        objects to such coverage on the basis of religious beliefs.

    (c) In implementing this section, any plan that enters into or 
renews a contract under this section may not subject any individual to 
discrimination on the basis that the individual refuses to prescribe or 
otherwise provide for contraceptives because such activities would be 
contrary to the individual's religious beliefs or moral convictions.
    (d) Nothing in this section shall be construed to require coverage 
of abortion or abortion-related services.
    Sec. 727.  The United States is committed to ensuring the health of 
its Olympic, Pan American, and Paralympic athletes, and supports the 
strict adherence to anti-doping in sport through testing, adjudication, 
education, and research as performed by nationally recognized oversight 
authorities.
    Sec. 728.  Notwithstanding any other provision of law, funds 
appropriated for official travel to Federal departments and agencies may 
be used by such departments and agencies, if consistent with Office of 
Management and Budget Circular A-126 regarding official travel for 
Government personnel, to participate in the fractional aircraft 
ownership pilot program.
    Sec. 729.  Notwithstanding any other provision of law, none of the 
funds appropriated or made available under this or any other 
appropriations Act may be used to implement or enforce restrictions or 
limitations on the Coast Guard Congressional Fellowship Program, or to 
implement the proposed regulations of the Office of Personnel Management 
to add sections 300.311 through 300.316 to part 300 of title 5 of the 
Code of Federal Regulations, published in the Federal Register, volume 
68, number 174, on September 9, 2003 (relating to the detail of 
executive branch employees to the legislative branch).
    Sec. 730.  Notwithstanding any other provision of law, no executive 
branch agency shall purchase, construct, or lease any additional 
facilities, except within or contiguous to existing locations, to be 
used for the purpose of conducting Federal law enforcement training 
without the advance approval of the Committees on Appropriations of the 
House of Representatives and the Senate, except that the Federal Law 
Enforcement Training Center is authorized to obtain the temporary use of 
additional facilities by lease, contract, or other agreement for 
training which cannot be accommodated in existing Center facilities.
    Sec. 731.  Unless otherwise authorized by existing law, none of the 
funds provided in this or any other Act may be used by an executive 
branch agency to produce any prepackaged news story

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intended for broadcast or distribution in the United States, unless the 
story includes a clear notification within the text or audio of the 
prepackaged news story that the prepackaged news story was prepared or 
funded by that executive branch agency.
    Sec. 732.  None of the funds made available in this Act may be used 
in contravention of section 552a of title 5, United States Code 
(popularly known as the Privacy Act), and regulations implementing that 
section.
    Sec. 733. (a) In General.--None of the funds appropriated or 
otherwise made available by this or any other Act may be used for any 
Federal Government contract with any foreign incorporated entity which 
is treated as an inverted domestic corporation under section 835(b) of 
the Homeland Security Act of 2002 (6 U.S.C. 395(b)) or any subsidiary of 
such an entity.
    (b) Waivers.--
            (1) In general.--Any Secretary shall waive subsection (a) 
        with respect to any Federal Government contract under the 
        authority of such Secretary if the Secretary determines that the 
        waiver is required in the interest of national security.
            (2) Report to congress.--Any Secretary issuing a waiver 
        under paragraph (1) shall report such issuance to Congress.

    (c) Exception.--This section shall not apply to any Federal 
Government contract entered into before the date of the enactment of 
this Act, or to any task order issued pursuant to such contract.
    Sec. 734.  During fiscal year 2016, for each employee who--
            (1) retires under section 8336(d)(2) or 8414(b)(1)(B) of 
        title 5, United States Code; or
            (2) retires under any other provision of subchapter III of 
        chapter 83 or chapter 84 of such title 5 and receives a payment 
        as an incentive to separate, the separating agency shall remit 
        to the Civil Service Retirement and Disability Fund an amount 
        equal to the Office of Personnel Management's average unit cost 
        of processing a retirement claim for the preceding fiscal year. 
        Such amounts shall be available until expended to the Office of 
        Personnel Management and shall be deemed to be an administrative 
        expense under section 8348(a)(1)(B) of title 5, United States 
        Code.

    Sec. 735. (a) None of the funds made available in this or any other 
Act may be used to recommend or require any entity submitting an offer 
for a Federal contract to disclose any of the following information as a 
condition of submitting the offer:
            (1) Any payment consisting of a contribution, expenditure, 
        independent expenditure, or disbursement for an electioneering 
        communication that is made by the entity, its officers or 
        directors, or any of its affiliates or subsidiaries to a 
        candidate for election for Federal office or to a political 
        committee, or that is otherwise made with respect to any 
        election for Federal office.
            (2) Any disbursement of funds (other than a payment 
        described in paragraph (1)) made by the entity, its officers or 
        directors, or any of its affiliates or subsidiaries to any 
        person with the intent or the reasonable expectation that the 
        person will use the funds to make a payment described in 
        paragraph (1).

    (b) In this section, each of the terms ``contribution'', 
``expenditure'', ``independent expenditure'', ``electioneering 
communication'', ``candidate'', ``election'', and ``Federal office'' has 
the meaning given

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such term in the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 (2 U.S.C. 431 et 
seq.).
    Sec. 736.  None of the funds made available in this or any other Act 
may be used to pay for the painting of a portrait of an officer or 
employee of the Federal government, including the President, the Vice 
President, a member of Congress (including a Delegate or a Resident 
Commissioner to Congress), the head of an executive branch agency (as 
defined in section 133 of title 41, United States Code), or the head of 
an office of the legislative branch.
    Sec. 737. <<NOTE: 5 USC 5343 note.>> (a)(1) Notwithstanding any 
other provision of law, and except as otherwise provided in this 
section, no part of any of the funds appropriated for fiscal year 2016, 
by this or any other Act, may be used to pay any prevailing rate 
employee described in section 5342(a)(2)(A) of title 5, United States 
Code--
            (A) during the period from the date of expiration of the 
        limitation imposed by the comparable section for the previous 
        fiscal years until the normal effective date of the applicable 
        wage survey adjustment that is to take effect in fiscal year 
        2016, in an amount that exceeds the rate payable for the 
        applicable grade and step of the applicable wage schedule in 
        accordance with such section; and
            (B) during the period consisting of the remainder of fiscal 
        year 2016, in an amount that exceeds, as a result of a wage 
        survey adjustment, the rate payable under subparagraph (A) by 
        more than the sum of--
                    (i) the percentage adjustment taking effect in 
                fiscal year 2016 under section 5303 of title 5, United 
                States Code, in the rates of pay under the General 
                Schedule; and
                    (ii) the difference between the overall average 
                percentage of the locality-based comparability payments 
                taking effect in fiscal year 2016 under section 5304 of 
                such title (whether by adjustment or otherwise), and the 
                overall average percentage of such payments which was 
                effective in the previous fiscal year under such 
                section.

    (2) Notwithstanding any other provision of law, no prevailing rate 
employee described in subparagraph (B) or (C) of section 5342(a)(2) of 
title 5, United States Code, and no employee covered by section 5348 of 
such title, may be paid during the periods for which paragraph (1) is in 
effect at a rate that exceeds the rates that would be payable under 
paragraph (1) were paragraph (1) applicable to such employee.
    (3) For the purposes of this subsection, the rates payable to an 
employee who is covered by this subsection and who is paid from a 
schedule not in existence on September 30, 2015, shall be determined 
under regulations prescribed by the Office of Personnel Management.
    (4) Notwithstanding any other provision of law, rates of premium pay 
for employees subject to this subsection may not be changed from the 
rates in effect on September 30, 2015, except to the extent determined 
by the Office of Personnel Management to be consistent with the purpose 
of this subsection.
    (5) This subsection shall apply with respect to pay for service 
performed after September 30, 2015.

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    (6) For the purpose of administering any provision of law (including 
any rule or regulation that provides premium pay, retirement, life 
insurance, or any other employee benefit) that requires any deduction or 
contribution, or that imposes any requirement or limitation on the basis 
of a rate of salary or basic pay, the rate of salary or basic pay 
payable after the application of this subsection shall be treated as the 
rate of salary or basic pay.
    (7) Nothing in this subsection shall be considered to permit or 
require the payment to any employee covered by this subsection at a rate 
in excess of the rate that would be payable were this subsection not in 
effect.
    (8) The Office of Personnel Management may provide for exceptions to 
the limitations imposed by this subsection if the Office determines that 
such exceptions are necessary to ensure the recruitment or retention of 
qualified employees.
    (b) Notwithstanding subsection (a), the adjustment in rates of basic 
pay for the statutory pay systems that take place in fiscal year 2016 
under sections 5344 and 5348 of title 5, United States Code, shall be--
            (1) not less than the percentage received by employees in 
        the same location whose rates of basic pay are adjusted pursuant 
        to the statutory pay systems under sections 5303 and 5304 of 
        title 5, United States Code:  Provided, That prevailing rate 
        employees at locations where there are no employees whose pay is 
        increased pursuant to sections 5303 and 5304 of title 5, United 
        States Code, and prevailing rate employees described in section 
        5343(a)(5) of title 5, United States Code, shall be considered 
        to be located in the pay locality designated as ``Rest of United 
        States'' pursuant to section 5304 of title 5, United States 
        Code, for purposes of this subsection; and
            (2) effective as of the first day of the first applicable 
        pay period beginning after September 30, 2015.

    Sec. 738. <<NOTE: 5 USC 5303 note.>> (a) The Vice President may not 
receive a pay raise in calendar year 2016, notwithstanding the rate 
adjustment made under section 104 of title 3, United States Code, or any 
other provision of law.

    (b) An employee serving in an Executive Schedule position, or in a 
position for which the rate of pay is fixed by statute at an Executive 
Schedule rate, may not receive a pay rate increase in calendar year 
2016, notwithstanding schedule adjustments made under section 5318 of 
title 5, United States Code, or any other provision of law, except as 
provided in subsection (g), (h), or (i). This subsection applies only to 
employees who are holding a position under a political appointment.
    (c) A chief of mission or ambassador at large may not receive a pay 
rate increase in calendar year 2016, notwithstanding section 401 of the 
Foreign Service Act of 1980 (Public Law 96-465) or any other provision 
of law, except as provided in subsection (g), (h), or (i).
    (d) Notwithstanding sections 5382 and 5383 of title 5, United States 
Code, a pay rate increase may not be received in calendar year 2016 
(except as provided in subsection (g), (h), or (i)) by--
            (1) a noncareer appointee in the Senior Executive Service 
        paid a rate of basic pay at or above level IV of the Executive 
        Schedule; or

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            (2) a limited term appointee or limited emergency appointee 
        in the Senior Executive Service serving under a political 
        appointment and paid a rate of basic pay at or above level IV of 
        the Executive Schedule.

    (e) Any employee paid a rate of basic pay (including any locality-
based payments under section 5304 of title 5, United States Code, or 
similar authority) at or above level IV of the Executive Schedule who 
serves under a political appointment may not receive a pay rate increase 
in calendar year 2016, notwithstanding any other provision of law, 
except as provided in subsection (g), (h), or (i). This subsection does 
not apply to employees in the General Schedule pay system or the Foreign 
Service pay system, or to employees appointed under section 3161 of 
title 5, United States Code, or to employees in another pay system whose 
position would be classified at GS-15 or below if chapter 51 of title 5, 
United States Code, applied to them.
    (f) Nothing in subsections (b) through (e) shall prevent employees 
who do not serve under a political appointment from receiving pay 
increases as otherwise provided under applicable law.
    (g) A career appointee in the Senior Executive Service who receives 
a Presidential appointment and who makes an election to retain Senior 
Executive Service basic pay entitlements under section 3392 of title 5, 
United States Code, is not subject to this section.
    (h) A member of the Senior Foreign Service who receives a 
Presidential appointment to any position in the executive branch and who 
makes an election to retain Senior Foreign Service pay entitlements 
under section 302(b) of the Foreign Service Act of 1980 (Public Law 96-
465) is not subject to this section.
    (i) Notwithstanding subsections (b) through (e), an employee in a 
covered position may receive a pay rate increase upon an authorized 
movement to a different covered position with higher-level duties and a 
pre-established higher level or range of pay, except that any such 
increase must be based on the rates of pay and applicable pay 
limitations in effect on December 31, 2013.
    (j) Notwithstanding any other provision of law, for an individual 
who is newly appointed to a covered position during the period of time 
subject to this section, the initial pay rate shall be based on the 
rates of pay and applicable pay limitations in effect on December 31, 
2013.
    (k) If an employee affected by subsections (b) through (e) is 
subject to a biweekly pay period that begins in calendar year 2016 but 
ends in calendar year 2017, the bar on the employee's receipt of pay 
rate increases shall apply through the end of that pay period.
    Sec. 739. (a) The head of any Executive branch department, agency, 
board, commission, or office funded by this or any other appropriations 
Act shall submit annual reports to the Inspector General or senior 
ethics official for any entity without an Inspector General, regarding 
the costs and contracting procedures related to each conference held by 
any such department, agency, board, commission, or office during fiscal 
year 2016 for which the cost to the United States Government was more 
than $100,000.
    (b) Each report submitted shall include, for each conference 
described in subsection (a) held during the applicable period--
            (1) a description of its purpose;
            (2) the number of participants attending;

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            (3) a detailed statement of the costs to the United States 
        Government, including--
                    (A) the cost of any food or beverages;
                    (B) the cost of any audio-visual services;
                    (C) the cost of employee or contractor travel to and 
                from the conference; and
                    (D) a discussion of the methodology used to 
                determine which costs relate to the conference; and
            (4) a description of the contracting procedures used 
        including--
                    (A) whether contracts were awarded on a competitive 
                basis; and
                    (B) a discussion of any cost comparison conducted by 
                the departmental component or office in evaluating 
                potential contractors for the conference.

    (c) Within 15 days of the date of a conference held by any Executive 
branch department, agency, board, commission, or office funded by this 
or any other appropriations Act during fiscal year 2016 for which the 
cost to the United States Government was more than $20,000, the head of 
any such department, agency, board, commission, or office shall notify 
the Inspector General or senior ethics official for any entity without 
an Inspector General, of the date, location, and number of employees 
attending such conference.
    (d) A grant or contract funded by amounts appropriated by this or 
any other appropriations Act may not be used for the purpose of 
defraying the costs of a conference described in subsection (c) that is 
not directly and programmatically related to the purpose for which the 
grant or contract was awarded, such as a conference held in connection 
with planning, training, assessment, review, or other routine purposes 
related to a project funded by the grant or contract.
    (e) None of the funds made available in this or any other 
appropriations Act may be used for travel and conference activities that 
are not in compliance with Office of Management and Budget Memorandum M-
12-12 dated May 11, 2012 or any subsequent revisions to that memorandum.
    Sec. 740.  None of the funds made available in this or any other 
appropriations Act may be used to increase, eliminate, or reduce funding 
for a program, project, or activity as proposed in the President's 
budget request for a fiscal year until such proposed change is 
subsequently enacted in an appropriation Act, or unless such change is 
made pursuant to the reprogramming or transfer provisions of this or any 
other appropriations Act.
    Sec. 741.  None of the funds made available by this or any other Act 
may be used to implement, administer, enforce, or apply the rule 
entitled ``Competitive Area'' published by the Office of Personnel 
Management in the Federal Register on April 15, 2008 (73 Fed. Reg. 20180 
et seq.).
    Sec. 742.  None of the funds appropriated or otherwise made 
available by this or any other Act may be used to begin or announce a 
study or public-private competition regarding the conversion to 
contractor performance of any function performed by Federal employees 
pursuant to Office of Management and Budget Circular A-76 or any other 
administrative regulation, directive, or policy.
    Sec. 743. (a) None of the funds appropriated or otherwise made 
available by this or any other Act may be available for

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a contract, grant, or cooperative agreement with an entity that requires 
employees or contractors of such entity seeking to report fraud, waste, 
or abuse to sign internal confidentiality agreements or statements 
prohibiting or otherwise restricting such employees or contractors from 
lawfully reporting such waste, fraud, or abuse to a designated 
investigative or law enforcement representative of a Federal department 
or agency authorized to receive such information.
    (b) The limitation in subsection (a) shall not contravene 
requirements applicable to Standard Form 312, Form 4414, or any other 
form issued by a Federal department or agency governing the 
nondisclosure of classified information.
    Sec. 744. (a) No funds appropriated in this or any other Act may be 
used to implement or enforce the agreements in Standard Forms 312 and 
4414 of the Government or any other nondisclosure policy, form, or 
agreement if such policy, form, or agreement does not contain the 
following provisions: ``These provisions are consistent with and do not 
supersede, conflict with, or otherwise alter the employee obligations, 
rights, or liabilities created by existing statute or Executive order 
relating to (1) classified information, (2) communications to Congress, 
(3) the reporting to an Inspector General of a violation of any law, 
rule, or regulation, or mismanagement, a gross waste of funds, an abuse 
of authority, or a substantial and specific danger to public health or 
safety, or (4) any other whistleblower protection. The definitions, 
requirements, obligations, rights, sanctions, and liabilities created by 
controlling Executive orders and statutory provisions are incorporated 
into this agreement and are controlling.'':  Provided, That 
notwithstanding the preceding provision of this section, a nondisclosure 
policy form or agreement that is to be executed by a person connected 
with the conduct of an intelligence or intelligence-related activity, 
other than an employee or officer of the United States Government, may 
contain provisions appropriate to the particular activity for which such 
document is to be used. Such form or agreement shall, at a minimum, 
require that the person will not disclose any classified information 
received in the course of such activity unless specifically authorized 
to do so by the United States Government. Such nondisclosure forms shall 
also make it clear that they do not bar disclosures to Congress, or to 
an authorized official of an executive agency or the Department of 
Justice, that are essential to reporting a substantial violation of law.
    (b) A nondisclosure agreement may continue to be implemented and 
enforced notwithstanding subsection (a) if it complies with the 
requirements for such agreement that were in effect when the agreement 
was entered into.
    (c) No funds appropriated in this or any other Act may be used to 
implement or enforce any agreement entered into during fiscal year 2014 
which does not contain substantially similar language to that required 
in subsection (a).
    Sec. 745.  None of the funds made available by this or any other Act 
may be used to enter into a contract, memorandum of understanding, or 
cooperative agreement with, make a grant to, or provide a loan or loan 
guarantee to, any corporation that has any unpaid Federal tax liability 
that has been assessed, for which all judicial and administrative 
remedies have been exhausted or have lapsed, and that is not being paid 
in a timely manner

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pursuant to an agreement with the authority responsible for collecting 
the tax liability, where the awarding agency is aware of the unpaid tax 
liability, unless a Federal agency has considered suspension or 
debarment of the corporation and has made a determination that this 
further action is not necessary to protect the interests of the 
Government.
    Sec. 746.  None of the funds made available by this or any other Act 
may be used to enter into a contract, memorandum of understanding, or 
cooperative agreement with, make a grant to, or provide a loan or loan 
guarantee to, any corporation that was convicted of a felony criminal 
violation under any Federal law within the preceding 24 months, where 
the awarding agency is aware of the conviction, unless a Federal agency 
has considered suspension or debarment of the corporation and has made a 
determination that this further action is not necessary to protect the 
interests of the Government.
    Sec. 747. (a) The Act entitled ``An Act providing for the 
incorporation of certain persons as Group Hospitalization and Medical 
Services, Inc.'', approved August 11, 1939 (53 Stat. 1412), is amended--
            (1) by redesignating section 11 as section 12; and
            (2) by inserting after section 10 the following:

    ``Sec. 11.  The surplus of the corporation is for the benefit and 
protection of all of its certificate holders and shall be available for 
the satisfaction of all obligations of the corporation regardless of the 
jurisdiction in which such surplus originated or such obligations arise. 
The corporation shall not divide, attribute, distribute, or reduce its 
surplus pursuant to any statute, regulation, or order of any 
jurisdiction without the express agreement of the District of Columbia, 
Maryland, and Virginia--
            ``(1) that the entire surplus of the corporation is 
        excessive; and
            ``(2) to any plan for reduction or distribution of 
        surplus.''.

    (b) The amendments made by subsection (a) shall apply with respect 
to the surplus of Group Hospitalization and Medical Services, Inc. for 
any year after 2011.
    Sec. 748. (a) During fiscal year 2016, on the date on which a 
request is made for a transfer of funds in accordance with section 1017 
of Public Law 111-203, the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection shall 
notify the Committees on Appropriations of the House of Representatives 
and the Senate, the Committee on Financial Services of the House of 
Representatives, and the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban 
Affairs of the Senate of such request.
    (b) Any notification required by this section shall be made 
available on the Bureau's public Web site.
    Sec. 749. (a) Notwithstanding the time limitations specified in 
section 3744 of title 10, United States Code, or any other time 
limitation with respect to the awarding of certain medals to persons who 
served in the Armed Forces, the President may award the Medal of Honor 
under section 3741 of such title to Charles S. Kettles for the acts of 
valor during the Vietnam War described in subsection (b).
    (b) The acts of valor referred to in subsection (a) are the actions 
of Charles S. Kettles during combat operations on May 15, 1967, while 
serving as Flight Commander, 176th Aviation Company, 14th Aviation 
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Vietnam, for which he was previously awarded the Distinguished Service 
Cross.
    Sec. 750. (a) None of the funds made available under this or any 
other Act may be used to--
            (1) implement, administer, carry out, modify, revise, or 
        enforce Executive Order 13690, entitled ``Establishing a Federal 
        Flood Risk Management Standard and a Process for Further 
        Soliciting and Considering Stakeholder Input'' (issued January 
        30, 2015), other than for--
                    (A) acquiring, managing, or disposing of Federal 
                lands and facilities;
                    (B) providing federally undertaken, financed, or 
                assisted construction or improvements; or
                    (C) conducting Federal activities or programs 
                affecting land use, including water and related land 
                resources planning, regulating, and licensing 
                activities;
            (2) implement Executive Order 13690 in a manner that 
        modifies the non-grant components of the National Flood 
        Insurance Program; or
            (3) apply Executive Order 13690 or the Federal Flood Risk 
        Management Standard by any component of the Department of 
        Defense, including the Army Corps of Engineers in a way that 
        changes the ``floodplain'' considered when determining whether 
        or not to issue a Department of the Army permit under section 
        404 of the Clean Water Act or section 10 of the Rivers and 
        Harbors Act.

    (b) Subsection (a) of this section shall not be in effect during the 
period beginning on October 1, 2016 and ending on September 30, 2017.
    Sec. 751.  Except as expressly provided otherwise, any reference to 
``this Act'' contained in any title other than title IV or VIII shall 
not apply to such title IV or VIII.

                               TITLE VIII

                GENERAL PROVISIONS--DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

                     (including transfers of funds)

    Sec. 801.  There are appropriated from the applicable funds of the 
District of Columbia such sums as may be necessary for making refunds 
and for the payment of legal settlements or judgments that have been 
entered against the District of Columbia government.
    Sec. 802.  None of the Federal funds provided in this Act shall be 
used for publicity or propaganda purposes or implementation of any 
policy including boycott designed to support or defeat legislation 
pending before Congress or any State legislature.
    Sec. 803. (a) None of the Federal funds provided under this Act to 
the agencies funded by this Act, both Federal and District government 
agencies, that remain available for obligation or expenditure in fiscal 
year 2016, or provided from any accounts in the Treasury of the United 
States derived by the collection of fees available to the agencies 
funded by this Act, shall be available for obligation or expenditures 
for an agency through a reprogramming of funds which--
            (1) creates new programs;

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            (2) eliminates a program, project, or responsibility center;
            (3) establishes or changes allocations specifically denied, 
        limited or increased under this Act;
            (4) increases funds or personnel by any means for any 
        program, project, or responsibility center for which funds have 
        been denied or restricted;
            (5) re-establishes any program or project previously 
        deferred through reprogramming;
            (6) augments any existing program, project, or 
        responsibility center through a reprogramming of funds in excess 
        of $3,000,000 or 10 percent, whichever is less; or
            (7) increases by 20 percent or more personnel assigned to a 
        specific program, project or responsibility center,

unless prior approval is received from the Committees on Appropriations 
of the House of Representatives and the Senate.
    (b) The District of Columbia government is authorized to approve and 
execute reprogramming and transfer requests of local funds under this 
title through November 7, 2016.
    Sec. 804.  None of the Federal funds provided in this Act may be 
used by the District of Columbia to provide for salaries, expenses, or 
other costs associated with the offices of United States Senator or 
United States Representative under section 4(d) of the District of 
Columbia Statehood Constitutional Convention Initiatives of 1979 (D.C. 
Law 3-171; D.C. Official Code, sec. 1-123).
    Sec. 805.  Except as otherwise provided in this section, none of the 
funds made available by this Act or by any other Act may be used to 
provide any officer or employee of the District of Columbia with an 
official vehicle unless the officer or employee uses the vehicle only in 
the performance of the officer's or employee's official duties. For 
purposes of this section, the term ``official duties'' does not include 
travel between the officer's or employee's residence and workplace, 
except in the case of--
            (1) an officer or employee of the Metropolitan Police 
        Department who resides in the District of Columbia or is 
        otherwise designated by the Chief of the Department;
            (2) at the discretion of the Fire Chief, an officer or 
        employee of the District of Columbia Fire and Emergency Medical 
        Services Department who resides in the District of Columbia and 
        is on call 24 hours a day;
            (3) at the discretion of the Director of the Department of 
        Corrections, an officer or employee of the District of Columbia 
        Department of Corrections who resides in the District of 
        Columbia and is on call 24 hours a day;
            (4) at the discretion of the Chief Medical Examiner, an 
        officer or employee of the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner 
        who resides in the District of Columbia and is on call 24 hours 
        a day;
            (5) at the discretion of the Director of the Homeland 
        Security and Emergency Management Agency, an officer or employee 
        of the Homeland Security and Emergency Management Agency who 
        resides in the District of Columbia and is on call 24 hours a 
        day;
            (6) the Mayor of the District of Columbia; and
            (7) the Chairman of the Council of the District of Columbia.

    Sec. 806. (a) None of the Federal funds contained in this Act may be 
used by the District of Columbia Attorney General or any other officer 
or entity of the District government to provide

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assistance for any petition drive or civil action which seeks to require 
Congress to provide for voting representation in Congress for the 
District of Columbia.
    (b) Nothing in this section bars the District of Columbia Attorney 
General from reviewing or commenting on briefs in private lawsuits, or 
from consulting with officials of the District government regarding such 
lawsuits.
    Sec. 807.  None of the Federal funds contained in this Act may be 
used to distribute any needle or syringe for the purpose of preventing 
the spread of blood borne pathogens in any location that has been 
determined by the local public health or local law enforcement 
authorities to be inappropriate for such distribution.
    Sec. 808.  Nothing in this Act may be construed to prevent the 
Council or Mayor of the District of Columbia from addressing the issue 
of the provision of contraceptive coverage by health insurance plans, 
but it is the intent of Congress that any legislation enacted on such 
issue should include a ``conscience clause'' which provides exceptions 
for religious beliefs and moral convictions.
    Sec. 809. (a) None of the Federal funds contained in this Act may be 
used to enact or carry out any law, rule, or regulation to legalize or 
otherwise reduce penalties associated with the possession, use, or 
distribution of any schedule I substance under the Controlled Substances 
Act (21 U.S.C. 801 et seq.) or any tetrahydrocannabinols derivative.
    (b) None of the funds contained in this Act may be used to enact any 
law, rule, or regulation to legalize or otherwise reduce penalties 
associated with the possession, use, or distribution of any schedule I 
substance under the Controlled Substances Act (21 U.S.C. 801 et seq.) or 
any tetrahydrocannabinols derivative for recreational purposes.
    Sec. 810.  None of the funds appropriated under this Act shall be 
expended for any abortion except where the life of the mother would be 
endangered if the fetus were carried to term or where the pregnancy is 
the result of an act of rape or incest.
    Sec. 811. (a) No later than 30 calendar days after the date of the 
enactment of this Act, the Chief Financial Officer for the District of 
Columbia shall submit to the appropriate committees of Congress, the 
Mayor, and the Council of the District of Columbia, a revised 
appropriated funds operating budget in the format of the budget that the 
District of Columbia government submitted pursuant to section 442 of the 
District of Columbia Home Rule Act (D.C. Official Code, sec. 1-204.42), 
for all agencies of the District of Columbia government for fiscal year 
2016 that is in the total amount of the approved appropriation and that 
realigns all budgeted data for personal services and other-than-personal 
services, respectively, with anticipated actual expenditures.
    (b) This section shall apply only to an agency for which the Chief 
Financial Officer for the District of Columbia certifies that a 
reallocation is required to address unanticipated changes in program 
requirements.
    Sec. 812.  No later than 30 calendar days after the date of the 
enactment of this Act, the Chief Financial Officer for the District of 
Columbia shall submit to the appropriate committees of Congress, the 
Mayor, and the Council for the District of Columbia, a revised 
appropriated funds operating budget for the District of Columbia Public 
Schools that aligns schools budgets to actual enrollment. The revised 
appropriated funds budget shall be in the format of

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the budget that the District of Columbia government submitted pursuant 
to section 442 of the District of Columbia Home Rule Act (D.C. Official 
Code, sec. 1-204.42).
    Sec. 813. (a) Amounts appropriated in this Act as operating funds 
may be transferred to the District of Columbia's enterprise and capital 
funds and such amounts, once transferred, shall retain appropriation 
authority consistent with the provisions of this Act.
    (b) The District of Columbia government is authorized to reprogram 
or transfer for operating expenses any local funds transferred or 
reprogrammed in this or the four prior fiscal years from operating funds 
to capital funds, and such amounts, once transferred or reprogrammed, 
shall retain appropriation authority consistent with the provisions of 
this Act.
    (c) The District of Columbia government may not transfer or 
reprogram for operating expenses any funds derived from bonds, notes, or 
other obligations issued for capital projects.
    Sec. 814.  None of the Federal funds appropriated in this Act shall 
remain available for obligation beyond the current fiscal year, nor may 
any be transferred to other appropriations, unless expressly so provided 
herein.
    Sec. 815.  Except as otherwise specifically provided by law or under 
this Act, not to exceed 50 percent of unobligated balances remaining 
available at the end of fiscal year 2016 from appropriations of Federal 
funds made available for salaries and expenses for fiscal year 2016 in 
this Act, shall remain available through September 30, 2017, for each 
such account for the purposes authorized:  Provided, That a request 
shall be submitted to the Committees on Appropriations of the House of 
Representatives and the Senate for approval prior to the expenditure of 
such funds:  Provided further, That these requests shall be made in 
compliance with reprogramming guidelines outlined in section 803 of this 
Act.
    Sec. 816. (a) During fiscal year 2017, during a period in which 
neither a District of Columbia continuing resolution or a regular 
District of Columbia appropriation bill is in effect, local funds are 
appropriated in the amount provided for any project or activity for 
which local funds are provided in the Fiscal Year 2017 Budget Request 
Act of 2016 as submitted to Congress (subject to any modifications 
enacted by the District of Columbia as of the beginning of the period 
during which this subsection is in effect) at the rate set forth by such 
Act.
    (b) Appropriations made by subsection (a) shall cease to be 
available--
            (1) during any period in which a District of Columbia 
        continuing resolution for fiscal year 2017 is in effect; or
            (2) upon the enactment into law of the regular District of 
        Columbia appropriation bill for fiscal year 2017.

    (c) An appropriation made by subsection (a) is provided under the 
authority and conditions as provided under this Act and shall be 
available to the extent and in the manner that would be provided by this 
Act.
    (d) An appropriation made by subsection (a) shall cover all 
obligations or expenditures incurred for such project or activity during 
the portion of fiscal year 2017 for which this section applies to such 
project or activity.
    (e) This section shall not apply to a project or activity during any 
period of fiscal year 2017 if any other provision of law (other than an 
authorization of appropriations)--

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            (1) makes an appropriation, makes funds available, or grants 
        authority for such project or activity to continue for such 
        period; or
            (2) specifically provides that no appropriation shall be 
        made, no funds shall be made available, or no authority shall be 
        granted for such project or activity to continue for such 
        period.

    (f) Nothing in this section shall be construed to affect obligations 
of the government of the District of Columbia mandated by other law.
    Sec. 817. <<NOTE: D.C. Opportunity Scholarship Program School 
Certification Requirements Act.>> (a) This section may be cited as the 
``D.C. Opportunity Scholarship Program School Certification Requirements 
Act''.

    (b) Section 3007(a) of the Scholarships for Opportunity and Results 
Act (Public Law 112-10; 125 Stat. 203) is amended--
            (1) in paragraph (4)--
                    (A) in subparagraph (E), by striking ``and'' after 
                the semicolon;
                    (B) in subparagraph (F), by striking the period at 
                the end and inserting a semicolon; and
                    (C) by adding at the end the following:
                    ``(G)(i) is provisionally or fully accredited by a 
                national or regional accrediting agency that is 
                recognized in the District of Columbia School Reform Act 
                of 1995 (sec. 38-1802.02(16)(A)-(G), D.C. Official Code) 
                or any other accrediting body deemed appropriate by the 
                Office of the State Superintendent for Schools for the 
                purposes of accrediting an elementary or secondary 
                school; or
                          ``(ii) in the case of a school that is a 
                      participating school as of the day before the date 
                      of enactment of the D.C. Opportunity Scholarship 
                      Program School Certification Requirements Act and, 
                      as of such day, does not meet the requirements of 
                      clause (i)--
                                    ``(I) by not later than 1 year after 
                                such date of enactment, is pursuing 
                                accreditation by a national or regional 
                                accrediting agency recognized in the 
                                District of Columbia School Reform Act 
                                of 1995 (sec. 38-1802.02(16)(A)-(G), 
                                D.C. Official Code) or any other 
                                accrediting body deemed appropriate by 
                                the Office of the State Superintendent 
                                for Schools for the purposes of 
                                accrediting an elementary or secondary 
                                school; and
                                    ``(II) by not later than 5 years 
                                after such date of enactment, is 
                                provisionally or fully accredited by 
                                such accrediting agency, except that an 
                                eligible entity may grant not more than 
                                one 1-year extension to meet this 
                                requirement for each participating 
                                school that provides evidence to the 
                                eligible entity from such accrediting 
                                agency that the school's application for 
                                accreditation is in process and the 
                                school will be awarded accreditation 
                                before the end of the 1-year extension 
                                period;
                    ``(H) conducts criminal background checks on school 
                employees who have direct and unsupervised interaction 
                with students; and
                    ``(I) complies with all requests for data and 
                information regarding the reporting requirements 
                described in section 3010.''; and

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            (2) by adding at the end the following:
            ``(5) New participating schools.--If a school is not a 
        participating school as of the date of enactment of the D.C. 
        Opportunity Scholarship Program School Certification 
        Requirements Act, the school shall not become a participating 
        school and none of the funds provided under this division for 
        opportunity scholarships may be used by an eligible student to 
        enroll in that school unless the school--
                    ``(A) is actively pursuing provisional or full 
                accreditation by a national or regional accrediting 
                agency that is recognized in the District of Columbia 
                School Reform Act of 1995 (sec. 38-1802.02(16)(A)-(G), 
                D.C. Official Code) or any other accrediting body deemed 
                appropriate by the Office of the State Superintendent 
                for Schools for the purposes of accrediting an 
                elementary or secondary school; and
                    ``(B) meets all of the other requirements for 
                participating schools under this Act.
            ``(6) Enrolling in another school.--An eligible entity shall 
        assist the parents of a participating eligible student in 
        identifying, applying to, and enrolling in an another 
        participating school for which opportunity scholarship funds may 
        be used, if--
                    ``(A) such student is enrolled in a participating 
                private school and may no longer use opportunity 
                scholarship funds for enrollment in that participating 
                private school because such school fails to meet a 
                requirement under paragraph 4, or any other requirement 
                of this Act; or
                    ``(B) a participating eligible student is enrolled 
                in a school that ceases to be a participating school.''.

    (c) Report to Eligible Entities.--Section 3010 of the Scholarships 
for Opportunity and Results Act (Public Law 112-10; 125 Stat. 203) is 
further amended--
            (1) by redesignating subsection (d) as subsection (e); and
            (2) by inserting after subsection (c) the following:

    ``(d) Reports to Eligible Entities.--The eligible entity receiving 
funds under section 3004(a) shall ensure that each participating school 
under this division submits to the eligible entity beginning not later 
than 5 years after the date of the enactment of the D.C. Opportunity 
Scholarship Program School Certification Requirements Act, a 
certification that the school has been awarded provisional or full 
accreditation, or has been granted an extension by the eligible entity 
in accordance with section 3007(a)(4)(G).''.
    (d) Unless specifically provided otherwise, this section, and the 
amendments made by this section, shall take effect 1 year after the date 
of enactment of this Act.
    Sec. 818.  Subparagraph (G) of section 3(c)(2) of the District of 
Columbia College Access Act of 1999 (Public Law 106-98), as amended, is 
further amended:
            (1) by inserting after ``(G)'', ``(i) for individuals who 
        began an undergraduate course of study prior to school year 
        2015-2016,''; and
            (2) by inserting the following before the period at the end: 
        ``and (ii) for individuals who begin an undergraduate course of 
        study in or after school year 2016-2017, is from a family with a 
        taxable annual income of less than $750,000. Beginning with 
        school year 2017-2018, the Mayor shall adjust the

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        amounts in clauses (i) and (ii) for inflation, as measured by 
        the percentage increase, if any, from the preceding fiscal year 
        in the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers, published 
        by the Bureau of Labor Statistics of the Department of Labor''.

    Sec. 819.  Except as expressly provided otherwise, any reference to 
``this Act'' contained in this title or in title IV shall be treated as 
referring only to the provisions of this title or of title IV.
    This division may be cited as the ``Financial Services and General 
Government Appropriations Act, 2016''.

     DIVISION F--DEPARTMENT <<NOTE: Department of Homeland Security 
 Appropriations Act, 2016.>>  OF HOMELAND SECURITY APPROPRIATIONS ACT, 
2016

                                 TITLE I

                 DEPARTMENTAL MANAGEMENT AND OPERATIONS

            Office of the Secretary and Executive Management

    For necessary expenses of the Office of the Secretary of Homeland 
Security, as authorized by section 102 of the Homeland Security Act of 
2002 (6 U.S.C. 112), and executive management of the Department of 
Homeland Security, as authorized by law, $137,466,000:  Provided, That 
not to exceed $45,000 shall be for official reception and representation 
expenses:  Provided further, That all official costs associated with the 
use of government aircraft by Department of Homeland Security personnel 
to support official travel of the Secretary and the Deputy Secretary 
shall be paid from amounts made available for the Immediate Office of 
the Secretary and the Immediate Office of the Deputy Secretary:  
Provided further, That not later than 30 days after the date of 
enactment of this Act, the Secretary of Homeland Security shall submit 
to the Committees on Appropriations of the Senate and the House of 
Representatives, the Committees on the Judiciary of the Senate and the 
House of Representatives, the Committee on Homeland Security and 
Governmental Affairs of the Senate, and the Committee on Homeland 
Security of the House of Representatives, the comprehensive plan for 
implementation of the biometric entry and exit data system as required 
under this heading in Public Law 114-4 and a report on visa overstay 
data by country as required by section 1376 of title 8, United States 
Code:  Provided further, That the report on visa overstay data shall 
also include--
            (1) overstays from all nonimmigrant visa categories under 
        the immigration laws, delineated by each of the classes and sub-
        classes of such categories; and
            (2) numbers as well as rates of overstays for each class and 
        sub-class of such nonimmigrant categories on a per-country 
        basis:

  Provided further, That of the funds provided under this heading, 
$13,000,000 shall be withheld from obligation for the Office of the 
Secretary and Executive Management until both the comprehensive plan and 
the report are submitted.

              Office of the Under Secretary for Management

    For necessary expenses of the Office of the Under Secretary for 
Management, as authorized by sections 701 through 705 of

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the Homeland Security Act of 2002 (6 U.S.C. 341 through 345), 
$196,810,000, of which not to exceed $2,000 shall be for official 
reception and representation expenses:  Provided, That of the total 
amount made available under this heading, $4,456,000 shall remain 
available until September 30, 2017, solely for the alteration and 
improvement of facilities, tenant improvements, and relocation costs to 
consolidate Department headquarters operations at the Nebraska Avenue 
Complex; and $7,778,000 shall remain available until September 30, 2017, 
for the Human Resources Information Technology program:  Provided 
further, That the Under Secretary for Management shall include in the 
President's budget proposal for fiscal year 2017, submitted pursuant to 
section 1105(a) of title 31, United States Code, a Comprehensive 
Acquisition Status Report, which shall include the information required 
under the heading ``Office of the Under Secretary for Management'' under 
title I of division D of the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2012 
(Public Law 112-74), and shall submit quarterly updates to such report 
not later than 45 days after the completion of each quarter.

                  Office of the Chief Financial Officer

    For necessary expenses of the Office of the Chief Financial Officer, 
as authorized by section 103 of the Homeland Security Act of 2002 (6 
U.S.C. 113), $56,420,000:  Provided, That the Secretary of Homeland 
Security shall submit to the Committees on Appropriations of the Senate 
and the House of Representatives, at the time the President's budget 
proposal for fiscal year 2017 is submitted pursuant to section 1105(a) 
of title 31, United States Code, the Future Years Homeland Security 
Program, as authorized by section 874 of Public Law 107-296 (6 U.S.C. 
454).

                 Office of the Chief Information Officer

    For necessary expenses of the Office of the Chief Information 
Officer, as authorized by section 103 of the Homeland Security Act of 
2002 (6 U.S.C. 113), and Department-wide technology investments, 
$309,976,000; of which $109,957,000 shall be available for salaries and 
expenses; and of which $200,019,000, to remain available until September 
30, 2017, shall be available for development and acquisition of 
information technology equipment, software, services, and related 
activities for the Department of Homeland Security.

                         Analysis and Operations

    For necessary expenses for intelligence analysis and operations 
coordination activities, as authorized by title II of the Homeland 
Security Act of 2002 (6 U.S.C. 121 et seq.), $264,714,000; of which not 
to exceed $3,825 shall be for official reception and representation 
expenses; of which not to exceed $2,000,000 is available for facility 
needs associated with secure space at fusion centers, including 
improvements to buildings; and of which $111,021,000 shall remain 
available until September 30, 2017.

                       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

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(5 U.S.C. App.), $137,488,000; of which not to exceed $300,000 may be 
used for certain confidential operational expenses, including the 
payment of informants, to be expended at the direction of the Inspector 
General.

                                TITLE II

                SECURITY, ENFORCEMENT, AND INVESTIGATIONS

                   U.S. Customs and Border Protection

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses for enforcement of laws relating to border 
security, immigration, customs, agricultural inspections and regulatory 
activities related to plant and animal imports, and transportation of 
unaccompanied minor aliens; purchase and lease of up to 7,500 (6,500 for 
replacement only) police-type vehicles; and contracting with individuals 
for personal services abroad; $8,628,902,000; of which $3,274,000 shall 
be derived from the Harbor Maintenance Trust Fund for administrative 
expenses related to the collection of the Harbor Maintenance Fee 
pursuant to section 9505(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 (26 
U.S.C. 9505(c)(3)) and notwithstanding section 1511(e)(1) of the 
Homeland Security Act of 2002 (6 U.S.C. 551(e)(1)); of which $30,000,000 
shall be available until September 30, 2017, solely for the purpose of 
recruiting, hiring, training, and equipping law enforcement officers and 
Border Patrol agents; of which not to exceed $34,425 shall be for 
official reception and representation expenses; of which such sums as 
become available in the Customs User Fee Account, except sums subject to 
section 13031(f)(3) of the Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation 
Act of 1985 (19 U.S.C. 58c(f)(3)), shall be derived from that account; 
of which not to exceed $150,000 shall be available for payment for 
rental space in connection with preclearance operations; and of which 
not to exceed $1,000,000 shall be for awards of compensation to 
informants, to be accounted for solely under the certificate of the 
Secretary of Homeland Security:  Provided, That of the amounts made 
available under this heading for Inspection and Detection Technology 
Investments, $18,500,000 shall remain available until September 30, 
2018:  Provided further, That for fiscal year 2016, the overtime 
limitation prescribed in section 5(c)(1) of the Act of February 13, 1911 
(19 U.S.C. 267(c)(1)) shall be $35,000; and notwithstanding any other 
provision of law, none of the funds appropriated by this Act shall be 
available to compensate any employee of U.S. Customs and Border 
Protection for overtime, from whatever source, in an amount that exceeds 
such limitation, except in individual cases determined by the Secretary 
of Homeland Security, or the designee of the Secretary, to be necessary 
for national security purposes, to prevent excessive costs, or in cases 
of immigration emergencies:  Provided further, That the Border Patrol 
shall maintain an active duty presence of not less than 21,370 full-time 
equivalent agents protecting the borders of the United States in the 
fiscal year.

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                        automation modernization

    For necessary expenses for U.S. Customs and Border Protection for 
operation and improvement of automated systems, including salaries and 
expenses, $829,460,000; of which $465,732,000 shall remain available 
until September 30, 2018; and of which not less than $151,184,000 shall 
be for the development of the Automated Commercial Environment.

         border security fencing, infrastructure, and technology

    For necessary expenses for border security fencing, infrastructure, 
and technology, $447,461,000; of which $273,931,000 shall remain 
available until September 30, 2017, for operations and maintenance; and 
of which $173,530,000 shall remain available until September 30, 2018, 
for development and deployment.

                        air and marine operations

    For necessary expenses for the operations, maintenance, and 
procurement of marine vessels, aircraft, unmanned aerial systems, the 
Air and Marine Operations Center, and other related equipment of the air 
and marine program, including salaries and expenses, operational 
training, and mission-related travel, the operations of which include 
the following: the interdiction of narcotics and other goods; the 
provision of support to Federal, State, and local agencies in the 
enforcement or administration of laws enforced by the Department of 
Homeland Security; and, at the discretion of the Secretary of Homeland 
Security, the provision of assistance to Federal, State, and local 
agencies in other law enforcement and emergency humanitarian efforts; 
$802,298,000; of which $300,429,000 shall be available for salaries and 
expenses; and of which $501,869,000 shall remain available until 
September 30, 2018:  Provided, That no aircraft or other related 
equipment, with the exception of aircraft that are one of a kind and 
have been identified as excess to U.S. Customs and Border Protection 
requirements and aircraft that have been damaged beyond repair, shall be 
transferred to any other Federal agency, department, or office outside 
of the Department of Homeland Security during fiscal year 2016 without 
prior notice to the Committees on Appropriations of the Senate and the 
House of Representatives:  Provided further, That funding made available 
under this heading shall be available for customs expenses when 
necessary to maintain or to temporarily increase operations in Puerto 
Rico.

                 construction and facilities management

    For necessary expenses to plan, acquire, construct, renovate, equip, 
furnish, operate, manage, and maintain buildings, facilities, and 
related infrastructure necessary for the administration and enforcement 
of the laws relating to customs, immigration, and border security, 
$340,128,000, to remain available until September 30, 2020.

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                U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses for enforcement of immigration and customs 
laws, detention and removals, and investigations, including intellectual 
property rights and overseas vetted units operations; and purchase and 
lease of up to 3,790 (2,350 for replacement only) police-type vehicles; 
$5,779,041,000; of which not to exceed $10,000,000 shall be available 
until expended for conducting special operations under section 3131 of 
the Customs Enforcement Act of 1986 (19 U.S.C. 2081); of which not to 
exceed $11,475 shall be for official reception and representation 
expenses; of which not to exceed $2,000,000 shall be for awards of 
compensation to informants, to be accounted for solely under the 
certificate of the Secretary of Homeland Security; of which not less 
than $305,000 shall be for promotion of public awareness of the child 
pornography tipline and activities to counter child exploitation; of 
which not less than $5,400,000 shall be used to facilitate agreements 
consistent with section 287(g) of the Immigration and Nationality Act (8 
U.S.C. 1357(g)); of which not to exceed $45,000,000, to remain available 
until September 30, 2017, is for maintenance, construction, and 
leasehold improvements at owned and leased facilities; and of which not 
to exceed $11,216,000 shall be available to fund or reimburse other 
Federal agencies for the costs associated with the care, maintenance, 
and repatriation of smuggled aliens unlawfully present in the United 
States:  Provided, That of the total amount made available under this 
heading, $100,000,000 shall be withheld from obligation until the 
Director of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement submits to the 
Committees on Appropriations of the Senate and the House of 
Representatives a report detailing the number of full-time equivalent 
employees hired and lost through attrition for the period beginning on 
October 1, 2015, and ending on June 30, 2016:  Provided further, That of 
the total amount made available under this heading, $5,000,000 shall be 
withheld from obligation until the Director of U.S. Immigration and 
Customs Enforcement briefs the Committees on Appropriations of the 
Senate and the House of Representatives on efforts to increase the 
number of communities and law enforcement agencies participating in the 
Priority Enforcement Program, including details as to the jurisdictions 
and law enforcement agencies approached and the level of participation 
on a by-community basis:  Provided further, That none of the funds made 
available under this heading shall be available to compensate any 
employee for overtime in an annual amount in excess of $35,000, except 
that the Secretary of Homeland Security, or the designee of the 
Secretary, may waive that amount as necessary for national security 
purposes and in cases of immigration emergencies:  Provided further, 
That of the total amount provided, $15,770,000 shall be for activities 
to enforce laws against forced child labor, of which not to exceed 
$6,000,000 shall remain available until expended:  Provided further, 
That of the total amount available, not less than $1,600,000,000 shall 
be available to identify aliens convicted of a crime who may be 
deportable, and to remove them from the United States once they are 
judged deportable:  Provided further, That the Secretary of Homeland 
Security shall prioritize the identification and removal of aliens 
convicted of a crime by the severity of that crime:  Provided further, 
That funding

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made available under this heading shall maintain a level of not less 
than 34,000 detention beds through September 30, 2016:  Provided 
further, That of the total amount provided, not less than $3,217,942,000 
is for enforcement, detention, and removal operations, including 
transportation of unaccompanied minor aliens:  Provided further, That of 
the amount provided for Custody Operations in the previous proviso, 
$45,000,000 shall remain available until September 30, 2020:  Provided 
further, That of the total amount provided for the Visa Security Program 
and international investigations, $13,300,000 shall remain available 
until September 30, 2017:  Provided further, That not less than 
$15,000,000 shall be available for investigation of intellectual 
property rights violations, including operation of the National 
Intellectual Property Rights Coordination Center:  Provided further, 
That none of the funds provided under this heading may be used to 
continue a delegation of law enforcement authority authorized under 
section 287(g) of the Immigration and Nationality Act (8 U.S.C. 1357(g)) 
if the Department of Homeland Security Inspector General determines that 
the terms of the agreement governing the delegation of authority have 
been materially violated:  Provided further, That none of the funds 
provided under this heading may be used to continue any contract for the 
provision of detention services if the two most recent overall 
performance evaluations received by the contracted facility are less 
than ``adequate'' or the equivalent median score in any subsequent 
performance evaluation system:  Provided further, That nothing under 
this heading shall prevent U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement from 
exercising those authorities provided under the immigration laws (as 
defined in section 101(a)(17) of the Immigration and Nationality Act (8 
U.S.C. 1101(a)(17))) during priority operations pertaining to aliens 
convicted of a crime:  Provided further, That without regard to the 
limitation as to time and condition of section 503(d) of this Act, the 
Secretary may propose to reprogram and transfer funds within and into 
this appropriation necessary to ensure the detention of aliens 
prioritized for removal.

                        automation modernization

    For expenses of immigration and customs enforcement automated 
systems, $53,000,000, to remain available until September 30, 2018.

                 Transportation Security Administration

                            aviation security

    For necessary expenses of the Transportation Security Administration 
related to providing civil aviation security services pursuant to the 
Aviation and Transportation Security Act (Public Law 107-71; 115 Stat. 
597; 49 U.S.C. 40101 note), $5,719,437,000, to remain available until 
September 30, 2017; of which not to exceed $7,650 shall be for official 
reception and representation expenses:  Provided, That any award to 
deploy explosives detection systems shall be based on risk, the 
airport's current reliance on other screening solutions, lobby 
congestion resulting in increased security concerns, high injury rates, 
airport readiness, and increased cost effectiveness:  Provided further, 
That security service fees authorized under section 44940 of title 49, 
United States Code, shall be credited to this appropriation as 
offsetting collections and shall be available only

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for aviation security:  Provided further, That the sum appropriated 
under this heading from the general fund shall be reduced on a dollar-
for-dollar basis as such offsetting collections are received during 
fiscal year 2016 so as to result in a final fiscal year appropriation 
from the general fund estimated at not more than $3,589,437,000:  
Provided further, That the funds deposited pursuant to section 44945 of 
title 49, United States Code, that are currently unavailable for 
obligation are hereby permanently cancelled:  Provided further, That 
notwithstanding section 44923 of title 49, United States Code, for 
fiscal year 2016, any funds in the Aviation Security Capital Fund 
established by section 44923(h) of title 49, United States Code, may be 
used for the procurement and installation of explosives detection 
systems or for the issuance of other transaction agreements for the 
purpose of funding projects described in section 44923(a) of such 
title: <<NOTE: 49 USC 44925 note.>>   Provided further, That 
notwithstanding any other provision of law, for the current fiscal year 
and each fiscal year hereafter, mobile explosives detection systems 
purchased and deployed using funds made available under this heading may 
be moved and redeployed to meet evolving passenger and baggage screening 
security priorities at airports:  Provided further, That none of the 
funds made available in this Act may be used for any recruiting or 
hiring of personnel into the Transportation Security Administration that 
would cause the agency to exceed a staffing level of 45,000 full-time 
equivalent screeners:  Provided further, That the preceding proviso 
shall not apply to personnel hired as part-time employees:  Provided 
further, That not later than 90 days after the date of enactment of this 
Act, the Secretary of Homeland Security shall submit to the Committees 
on Appropriations of the Senate and the House of Representatives a 
detailed report on--
            (1) the Department of Homeland Security efforts and 
        resources being devoted to develop more advanced integrated 
        passenger screening technologies for the most effective security 
        of passengers and baggage at the lowest possible operating and 
        acquisition costs, including projected funding levels for each 
        fiscal year for the next 5 years or until project completion, 
        whichever is earlier;
            (2) how the Transportation Security Administration is 
        deploying its existing passenger and baggage screener workforce 
        in the most cost-effective manner; and
            (3) labor savings from the deployment of improved 
        technologies for passenger and baggage screening, including 
        high-speed baggage screening, and how those savings are being 
        used to offset security costs or reinvested to address security 
        vulnerabilities:

  Provided further, That Members of the United States House of 
Representatives and the United States Senate, including the leadership; 
the heads of Federal agencies and commissions, including the Secretary, 
Deputy Secretary, Under Secretaries, and Assistant Secretaries of the 
Department of Homeland Security; the United States Attorney General, 
Deputy Attorney General, Assistant Attorneys General, and the United 
States Attorneys; and senior members of the Executive Office of the 
President, including the Director of the Office of Management and 
Budget, shall not be exempt from Federal passenger and baggage 
screening.

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                     surface transportation security

    For necessary expenses of the Transportation Security Administration 
related to surface transportation security activities, $110,798,000, to 
remain available until September 30, 2017.

                        intelligence and vetting

    For necessary expenses for the development and implementation of 
intelligence and vetting activities, $236,693,000, to remain available 
until September 30, 2017.

                     transportation security support

    For necessary expenses of the Transportation Security Administration 
related to transportation security support pursuant to the Aviation and 
Transportation Security Act (Public Law 107-71; 115 Stat. 597; 49 U.S.C. 
40101 note), $924,015,000, to remain available until September 30, 2017.

                               Coast Guard

                           operating expenses

    For necessary expenses for the operations and maintenance of the 
Coast Guard, not otherwise provided for; purchase or lease of not to 
exceed 25 passenger motor vehicles, which shall be for replacement only; 
purchase or lease of small boats for contingent and emergent 
requirements (at a unit cost of no more than $700,000) and repairs and 
service-life replacements, not to exceed a total of $31,000,000; 
purchase or lease of boats necessary for overseas deployments and 
activities; purchase or lease of other equipment (at a unit cost of no 
more than $250,000); minor shore construction projects not exceeding 
$1,000,000 in total cost on any location; payments pursuant to section 
156 of Public Law 97-377 (42 U.S.C. 402 note; 96 Stat. 1920); and 
recreation and welfare; $7,061,490,000, of which $500,002,000 shall be 
for defense-related activities, of which $160,002,000 is designated by 
the Congress for Overseas Contingency Operations/Global War on Terrorism 
pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(A)(ii) of the Balanced Budget and 
Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985; of which $24,500,000 shall be 
derived from the Oil Spill Liability Trust Fund to carry out the 
purposes of section 1012(a)(5) of the Oil Pollution Act of 1990 (33 
U.S.C. 2712(a)(5)); and of which not to exceed $23,000 shall be for 
official reception and representation expenses:  Provided, That none of 
the funds made available by this Act shall be for expenses incurred for 
recreational vessels under section 12114 of title 46, United States 
Code, except to the extent fees are collected from owners of yachts and 
credited to this appropriation:  Provided further, That to the extent 
fees are insufficient to pay expenses of recreational vessel 
documentation under such section 12114, and there is a backlog of 
recreational vessel applications, then personnel performing non-
recreational vessel documentation functions under subchapter II of 
chapter 121 of title 46, United States Code, may perform documentation 
under section 12114:  Provided further, That of the funds provided under 
this heading, $85,000,000 shall be withheld from obligation for Coast 
Guard Headquarters Directorates until a future-years capital investment 
plan for fiscal years 2017

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through 2021, as specified under the heading ``Coast Guard, Acquisition, 
Construction, and Improvements'' of this Act, is submitted to the 
Committees on Appropriations of the Senate and the House of 
Representatives:  Provided further, That funds made available under this 
heading for Overseas Contingency Operations/Global War on Terrorism may 
be allocated by program, project, and activity, notwithstanding section 
503 of this Act:  Provided further, That without regard to the 
limitation as to time and condition of section 503(d) of this Act, after 
June 30, up to $10,000,000 may be reprogrammed to or from Military Pay 
and Allowances in accordance with subsections (a), (b), and (c) of 
section 503.

                environmental compliance and restoration

    For necessary expenses to carry out the environmental compliance and 
restoration functions of the Coast Guard under chapter 19 of title 14, 
United States Code, $13,221,000, to remain available until September 30, 
2020.

                            reserve training

    For necessary expenses of the Coast Guard Reserve, as authorized by 
law; operations and maintenance of the Coast Guard reserve program; 
personnel and training costs; and equipment and services; $110,614,000.

               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; and maintenance, 
rehabilitation, lease, and operation of facilities and equipment; as 
authorized by law; $1,945,169,000; of which $20,000,000 shall be derived 
from the Oil Spill Liability Trust Fund to carry out the purposes of 
section 1012(a)(5) of the Oil Pollution Act of 1990 (33 U.S.C. 
2712(a)(5)); and of which the following amounts shall be available until 
September 30, 2020 (except as subsequently specified): $21,000,000 for 
military family housing; $1,264,400,000 to acquire, effect major repairs 
to, renovate, or improve vessels, small boats, and related equipment; 
$295,000,000 to acquire, effect major repairs to, renovate, or improve 
aircraft or increase aviation capability; $65,100,000 for other 
acquisition programs; $181,600,000 for shore facilities and aids to 
navigation, including facilities at Department of Defense installations 
used by the Coast Guard; and $118,069,000, to remain available until 
September 30, 2016, for personnel compensation and benefits and related 
costs:  Provided, That of the funds provided by this Act, not less than 
$640,000,000 shall be immediately available and allotted to contract for 
the production of the ninth National Security Cutter notwithstanding the 
availability of funds for post-production costs: <<NOTE: 14 USC 663 
note.>>   Provided further, That the Commandant of the Coast Guard shall 
submit to the Congress, at the time the President's budget proposal for 
fiscal year 2017 is submitted pursuant to section 1105(a) of title 31, 
United States Code, a future-years capital investment plan as described 
in the second proviso under the heading ``Coast Guard, Acquisition, 
Construction, and Improvements'' in the Department of Homeland Security 
Appropriations Act, 2015 (Public Law 114-

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4), which shall be subject to the requirements in the third and fourth 
provisos under such heading.

               research, development, test, and evaluation

    For necessary expenses for applied scientific research, development, 
test, and evaluation; and for maintenance, rehabilitation, lease, and 
operation of facilities and equipment; as authorized by law; 
$18,019,000, to remain available until September 30, 2018, of which 
$500,000 shall be derived from the Oil Spill Liability Trust Fund to 
carry out the purposes of section 1012(a)(5) of the Oil Pollution Act of 
1990 (33 U.S.C. 2712(a)(5)):  Provided, That there may be credited to 
and used 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.

                               retired pay

    For retired pay, including the payment of obligations otherwise 
chargeable to lapsed appropriations for this purpose, payments under the 
Retired Serviceman's Family Protection and Survivor Benefits Plans, 
payment for career status bonuses, concurrent receipts, and combat-
related special compensation under the National Defense Authorization 
Act, and payments for medical care of retired personnel and their 
dependents under chapter 55 of title 10, United States Code, 
$1,604,000,000, to remain available until expended.

                      United States Secret Service

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses of the United States Secret Service, 
including purchase of not to exceed 652 vehicles for police-type use for 
replacement only; hire of passenger motor vehicles; purchase of 
motorcycles made in the United States; hire of aircraft; services of 
expert witnesses at such rates as may be determined by the Director of 
the United States Secret Service; rental of buildings in the District of 
Columbia, and fencing, lighting, guard booths, and other facilities on 
private or other property not in Government ownership or control, as may 
be necessary to perform protective functions; payment of per diem or 
subsistence allowances to employees in cases in which a protective 
assignment on the actual day or days of the visit of a protectee 
requires an employee to work 16 hours per day or to remain overnight at 
a post of duty; conduct of and participation in firearms matches; 
presentation of awards; travel of United States Secret Service employees 
on protective missions without regard to the limitations on such 
expenditures in this or any other Act if approval is obtained in advance 
from the Committees on Appropriations of the Senate and the House of 
Representatives; research and development; grants to conduct behavioral 
research in support of protective research and operations; and payment 
in advance for commercial accommodations as may be necessary to perform 
protective functions; $1,854,526,000; of which not to exceed $19,125 
shall be for official reception and representation expenses; of which 
not to exceed $100,000 shall be to provide technical assistance and 
equipment to foreign law

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enforcement organizations in counterfeit investigations; of which 
$2,366,000 shall be for forensic and related support of investigations 
of missing and exploited children; of which $6,000,000 shall be for a 
grant for activities related to investigations of missing and exploited 
children and shall remain available until September 30, 2017; and of 
which not less than $12,000,000 shall be for activities related to 
training in electronic crimes investigations and forensics:  Provided, 
That $18,000,000 for protective travel shall remain available until 
September 30, 2017:  Provided further, That of the amounts made 
available under this heading for security improvements at the White 
House complex, $8,200,000 shall remain available until September 30, 
2017:  Provided further, That $4,500,000 for National Special Security 
Events shall remain available until expended:  Provided further, That 
the United States Secret Service is authorized to obligate funds in 
anticipation of reimbursements from Federal agencies and entities, as 
defined in section 105 of title 5, United States Code, for personnel 
receiving training sponsored by the James J. Rowley Training Center, 
except that total obligations at the end of the fiscal year shall not 
exceed total budgetary resources available under this heading at the end 
of the fiscal year:  Provided further, That none of the funds made 
available under this heading shall be available to compensate any 
employee for overtime in an annual amount in excess of $35,000, except 
that the Secretary of Homeland Security, or the designee of the 
Secretary, may waive that amount as necessary for national security 
purposes:  Provided further, That none of the funds made available to 
the United States Secret Service by this Act or by previous 
appropriations Acts may be made available for the protection of the head 
of a Federal agency other than the Secretary of Homeland Security:  
Provided further, That the Director of the United States Secret Service 
may enter into an agreement to provide such protection on a fully 
reimbursable basis:  Provided further, That none of the funds made 
available to the United States Secret Service by this Act or by previous 
appropriations Acts may be obligated for the purpose of opening a new 
permanent domestic or overseas office or location unless the Committees 
on Appropriations of the Senate and the House of Representatives are 
notified 15 days in advance of such obligation:  Provided further, That 
for purposes of section 503 of this Act, $15,000,000 or 10 percent, 
whichever is less, may be reprogrammed between Protection of Persons and 
Facilities and Domestic Field Operations.

      acquisition, construction, improvements, and related expenses

    For necessary expenses for acquisition, construction, repair, 
alteration, and improvement of physical and technological 
infrastructure, $79,019,000, to remain available until September 30, 
2018.

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                                TITLE III

            PROTECTION, PREPAREDNESS, RESPONSE, AND RECOVERY

              National Protection and Programs Directorate

                      management and administration

    For the management and administration of the National Protection and 
Programs Directorate, and support for operations and information 
technology, $62,132,000:  Provided, That not to exceed $3,825 shall be 
for official reception and representation expenses.

           infrastructure protection and information security

    For necessary expenses for infrastructure protection and information 
security programs and activities, as authorized by title II of the 
Homeland Security Act of 2002 (6 U.S.C. 121 et seq.), $1,291,000,000, of 
which $289,650,000 shall remain available until September 30, 2017.

                       federal protective service

    The revenues and collections of security fees credited to this 
account shall be available until expended for necessary expenses related 
to the protection of federally owned and leased buildings and for the 
operations of the Federal Protective Service:  Provided, That the 
Director of the Federal Protective Service shall submit at the time the 
President's budget proposal for fiscal year 2017 is submitted pursuant 
to section 1105(a) of title 31, United States Code, a strategic human 
capital plan that aligns fee collections to personnel requirements based 
on a current threat assessment.

                 office of biometric identity management

    For necessary expenses for the Office of Biometric Identity 
Management, as authorized by section 7208 of the Intelligence Reform and 
Terrorism Prevention Act of 2004 (8 U.S.C. 1365b), $282,473,000, of 
which $159,054,000 shall remain available until September 30, 2018.

                        Office of Health Affairs

    For necessary expenses of the Office of Health Affairs, 
$125,369,000; of which $27,010,000 is for salaries and expenses and 
$82,078,000 is for BioWatch operations:  Provided, That of the amount 
made available under this heading, $16,281,000 shall remain available 
until September 30, 2017, for biosurveillance, chemical defense, medical 
and health planning and coordination, and workforce health protection.

                   Federal Emergency Management Agency

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses of the Federal Emergency Management Agency, 
$960,754,000, including activities authorized by the National Flood 
Insurance Act of 1968 (42 U.S.C. 4001 et seq.), the Robert T. Stafford 
Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance

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Act (42 U.S.C. 5121 et seq.), the Cerro Grande Fire Assistance Act of 
2000 (division C, title I, 114 Stat. 583), the Earthquake Hazards 
Reduction Act of 1977 (42 U.S.C. 7701 et seq.), the Defense Production 
Act of 1950 (50 U.S.C. App. 2061 et seq.), sections 107 and 303 of the 
National Security Act of 1947 (50 U.S.C. 404, 405), Reorganization Plan 
No. 3 of 1978 (5 U.S.C. App.), the National Dam Safety Program Act (33 
U.S.C. 467 et seq.), the Homeland Security Act of 2002 (6 U.S.C. 101 et 
seq.), the Implementing Recommendations of the 9/11 Commission Act of 
2007 (Public Law 110-53), the Federal Fire Prevention and Control Act of 
1974 (15 U.S.C. 2201 et seq.), the Post-Katrina Emergency Management 
Reform Act of 2006 (Public Law 109-295; 120 Stat. 1394), the Biggert-
Waters Flood Insurance Reform Act of 2012 (Public Law 112-141, 126 Stat. 
916), and the Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act of 2014 
(Public Law 113-89):  Provided, That not to exceed $2,250 shall be for 
official reception and representation expenses:  Provided further, That 
of the total amount made available under this heading, $35,180,000 shall 
be for the Urban Search and Rescue Response System, of which none is 
available for Federal Emergency Management Agency administrative costs:  
Provided further, That of the total amount made available under this 
heading, $27,500,000 shall remain available until September 30, 2017, 
for capital improvements and other expenses related to continuity of 
operations at the Mount Weather Emergency Operations Center:  Provided 
further, That of the total amount made available, $3,422,000 shall be 
for the Office of National Capital Region Coordination.

                        state and local programs

    For grants, contracts, cooperative agreements, and other activities, 
$1,500,000,000, which shall be allocated as follows:
            (1) $467,000,000 shall be for the State Homeland Security 
        Grant Program under section 2004 of the Homeland Security Act of 
        2002 (6 U.S.C. 605), of which $55,000,000 shall be for Operation 
        Stonegarden:  Provided, That notwithstanding subsection (c)(4) 
        of such section 2004, for fiscal year 2016, the Commonwealth of 
        Puerto Rico shall make available to local and tribal governments 
        amounts provided to the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico under this 
        paragraph in accordance with subsection (c)(1) of such section 
        2004.
            (2) $600,000,000 shall be for the Urban Area Security 
        Initiative under section 2003 of the Homeland Security Act of 
        2002 (6 U.S.C. 604), of which $20,000,000 shall be for 
        organizations (as described under section 501(c)(3) of the 
        Internal Revenue Code of 1986 and exempt from tax under section 
        501(a) of such code) determined by the Secretary of Homeland 
        Security to be at high risk of a terrorist attack.
            (3) $100,000,000 shall be for Public Transportation Security 
        Assistance, Railroad Security Assistance, and Over-the-Road Bus 
        Security Assistance under sections 1406, 1513, and 1532 of the 
        Implementing Recommendations of the 9/11 Commission Act of 2007 
        (Public Law 110-53; 6 U.S.C. 1135, 1163, and 1182), of which 
        $10,000,000 shall be for Amtrak security and $3,000,000 shall be 
        for Over-the-Road Bus Security:  Provided, That such public 
        transportation security assistance shall be provided directly to 
        public transportation agencies.

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            (4) $100,000,000 shall be for Port Security Grants in 
        accordance with 46 U.S.C. 70107.
            (5) $233,000,000 shall be to sustain current operations for 
        training, exercises, technical assistance, and other programs, 
        of which $162,991,000 shall be for training of State, local, and 
        tribal emergency response providers:

  Provided, That for grants under paragraphs (1) through (4), 
applications for grants shall be made available to eligible applicants 
not later than 60 days after the date of enactment of this Act, that 
eligible applicants shall submit applications not later than 80 days 
after the grant announcement, and the Administrator of the Federal 
Emergency Management Agency shall act within 65 days after the receipt 
of an application:  Provided further, That notwithstanding section 
2008(a)(11) of the Homeland Security Act of 2002 (6 U.S.C. 609(a)(11)) 
or any other provision of law, a grantee may not use more than 5 percent 
of the amount of a grant made available under this heading for expenses 
directly related to administration of the grant:  Provided further, That 
for grants under paragraphs (1) and (2), the installation of 
communications towers is not considered construction of a building or 
other physical facility:  Provided further, That grantees shall provide 
reports on their use of funds, as determined necessary by the Secretary 
of Homeland Security:  Provided further, That notwithstanding section 
509 of this Act, the Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management 
Agency may use the funds provided in paragraph (5) to acquire real 
property for the purpose of establishing or appropriately extending the 
security buffer zones around Federal Emergency Management Agency 
training facilities.

                      firefighter assistance grants

    For grants for programs authorized by the Federal Fire Prevention 
and Control Act of 1974 (15 U.S.C. 2201 et seq.), $690,000,000, to 
remain available until September 30, 2017, of which $345,000,000 shall 
be available to carry out section 33 of that Act (15 U.S.C. 2229) and 
$345,000,000 shall be available to carry out section 34 of that Act (15 
U.S.C. 2229a).

                 emergency management performance grants

    For emergency management performance grants, as authorized by the 
National Flood Insurance Act of 1968 (42 U.S.C. 4001 et seq.), the 
Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act (42 
U.S.C. 5121 et seq.), the Earthquake Hazards Reduction Act of 1977 (42 
U.S.C. 7701 et seq.), and Reorganization Plan No. 3 of 1978 (5 U.S.C. 
App.), $350,000,000.

               radiological emergency preparedness program

    The aggregate charges assessed during fiscal year 2016, as 
authorized in title III of the Departments of Veterans Affairs and 
Housing and Urban Development, and Independent Agencies Appropriations 
Act, 1999 (42 U.S.C. 5196e), shall not be less than 100 percent of the 
amounts anticipated by the Department of Homeland Security necessary for 
its radiological emergency preparedness program for the next fiscal 
year:  Provided, That the methodology for assessment and collection of 
fees shall be fair and equitable

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and shall reflect costs of providing such services, including 
administrative costs of collecting such fees:  Provided further, That 
fees received under this heading shall be deposited in this account as 
offsetting collections and will become available for authorized purposes 
on October 1, 2016, and remain available until expended.

                    united states fire administration

    For necessary expenses of the United States Fire Administration and 
for other purposes, as authorized by the Federal Fire Prevention and 
Control Act of 1974 (15 U.S.C. 2201 et seq.) and the Homeland Security 
Act of 2002 (6 U.S.C. 101 et seq.), $44,000,000.

                          disaster relief fund

                      (including transfer of funds)

    For necessary expenses in carrying out the Robert T. Stafford 
Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act (42 U.S.C. 5121 et seq.), 
$7,374,693,000 to remain available until expended, of which $24,000,000 
shall be transferred to the Department of Homeland Security Office of 
Inspector General for audits and investigations related to disasters:  
Provided, That the reporting requirements in paragraphs (1) and (2) 
under the heading ``Federal Emergency Management Agency, Disaster Relief 
Fund'' in the Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2015 
(Public Law 114-4) shall be applied in fiscal year 2016 with respect to 
budget year 2017 and current fiscal year 2016, respectively, by 
substituting ``fiscal year 2017'' for ``fiscal year 2016'' in paragraph 
(1):  Provided further, That of the amount provided under this heading, 
$6,712,953,000 shall be for major disasters declared pursuant to the 
Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act (42 
U.S.C. 5121 et seq.):  Provided further, That the amount in the 
preceding proviso is designated by the Congress as being for disaster 
relief pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(D) of the Balanced Budget and 
Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

             flood hazard mapping and risk analysis program

    For necessary expenses, including administrative costs, under 
section 1360 of the National Flood Insurance Act of 1968 (42 U.S.C. 
4101), and under sections 100215, 100216, 100226, 100230, and 100246 of 
the Biggert-Waters Flood Insurance Reform Act of 2012, (Public Law 112-
141, 126 Stat. 916), $190,000,000, and such additional sums as may be 
provided by State and local governments or other political subdivisions 
for cost-shared mapping activities under section 1360(f)(2) of such Act 
(42 U.S.C. 4101(f)(2)), to remain available until expended.

                      national flood insurance fund

    For activities under the National Flood Insurance Act of 1968 (42 
U.S.C. 4001 et seq.), the Flood Disaster Protection Act of 1973 (42 
U.S.C. 4001 et seq.), the Biggert-Waters Flood Insurance Reform Act of 
2012 (Public Law 112-141, 126 Stat. 916), and the Homeowner Flood 
Insurance Affordability Act of 2014 (Public Law 113-89; 128 Stat. 1020), 
$181,198,000, which shall remain available

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until September 30, 2017, and shall be derived from offsetting amounts 
collected under section 1308(d) of the National Flood Insurance Act of 
1968 (42 U.S.C. 4015(d)); of which $25,299,000 shall be available for 
salaries and expenses associated with flood management and flood 
insurance operations and $155,899,000 shall be available for flood plain 
management and flood mapping:  Provided, That any additional fees 
collected pursuant to section 1308(d) of the National Flood Insurance 
Act of 1968 (42 U.S.C. 4015(d)) shall be credited as an offsetting 
collection to this account, to be available for flood plain management 
and flood mapping:  Provided further, That in fiscal year 2016, no funds 
shall be available from the National Flood Insurance Fund under section 
1310 of the National Flood Insurance Act of 1968 (42 U.S.C. 4017) in 
excess of:
            (1) $133,252,000 for operating expenses;
            (2) $1,123,000,000 for commissions and taxes of agents;
            (3) such sums as are necessary for interest on Treasury 
        borrowings; and
            (4) $175,000,000, which shall remain available until 
        expended, for flood mitigation actions and for flood mitigation 
        assistance under section 1366 of the National Flood Insurance 
        Act of 1968 (42 U.S.C. 4104c), notwithstanding sections 1366(e) 
        and 1310(a)(7) of such Act (42 U.S.C. 4104c(e), 4017):

  Provided further, That the amounts collected under section 102 of the 
Flood Disaster Protection Act of 1973 (42 U.S.C. 4012a) and section 
1366(e) of the National Flood Insurance Act of 1968 shall be deposited 
in the National Flood Insurance Fund to supplement other amounts 
specified as available for section 1366 of the National Flood Insurance 
Act of 1968, notwithstanding section 102(f)(8), section 1366(e), and 
paragraphs (1) through (3) of section 1367(b) of such Act (42 U.S.C. 
4012a(f)(8), 4104c(e), 4104d(b)(1)-(3)):  Provided further, That total 
administrative costs shall not exceed 4 percent of the total 
appropriation:  Provided further, That up to $5,000,000 is available to 
carry out section 24 of the Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act 
of 2014 (42 U.S.C. 4033).

                  national predisaster mitigation fund

    For the predisaster mitigation grant program under section 203 of 
the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act (42 
U.S.C. 5133), $100,000,000, to remain available until expended.

                       emergency food and shelter

    To carry out the Emergency Food and Shelter program pursuant to 
title III of the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act (42 U.S.C. 11331 
et seq.), $120,000,000, to remain available until expended:  Provided, 
That total administrative costs shall not exceed 3.5 percent of the 
total amount made available under this heading:  Provided further, That 
if the President's budget proposal for fiscal year 2017, submitted 
pursuant to section 1105(a) of title 31, United States Code, proposes to 
move the Emergency Food and Shelter program from the Federal Emergency 
Management Agency to the Department of Housing and Urban Development, or 
to fund such program directly through the Department of Housing and 
Urban Development, a joint transition plan from the Federal Emergency 
Management Agency and the Department of Housing and Urban

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Development shall be submitted to the Committees on Appropriations of 
the Senate and the House of Representatives not later than 90 days after 
the date the fiscal year 2017 budget is submitted to Congress:  Provided 
further, That such plan shall include details on the transition of 
programmatic responsibilities, efforts to consult with stakeholders, and 
mechanisms to ensure that the original purpose of the program will be 
retained.

                                TITLE IV

              RESEARCH, DEVELOPMENT, TRAINING, AND SERVICES

           United States Citizenship and Immigration Services

    For necessary expenses for citizenship and immigration services, 
$119,671,000 for the E-Verify Program, as described in section 403(a) of 
the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 
(8 U.S.C. 1324a note), to assist United States employers with 
maintaining a legal workforce:  Provided, That notwithstanding any other 
provision of law, funds otherwise made available to United States 
Citizenship and Immigration Services may be used to acquire, operate, 
equip, and dispose of up to 5 vehicles, for replacement only, for areas 
where the Administrator of General Services does not provide vehicles 
for lease:  Provided further, That the Director of United States 
Citizenship and Immigration Services may authorize employees who are 
assigned to those areas to use such vehicles to travel between the 
employees' residences and places of employment.

                 Federal Law Enforcement Training Center

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses of the Federal Law Enforcement Training 
Center, including materials and support costs of Federal law enforcement 
basic training; the purchase of not to exceed 117 vehicles for police-
type use and hire of passenger motor vehicles; expenses for student 
athletic and related activities; the conduct of and participation in 
firearms matches and presentation of awards; public awareness and 
enhancement of community support of law enforcement training; room and 
board for student interns; a flat monthly reimbursement to employees 
authorized to use personal mobile phones for official duties; and 
services as authorized by section 3109 of title 5, United States Code; 
$217,485,000; of which up to $38,981,000 shall remain available until 
September 30, 2017, for materials and support costs of Federal law 
enforcement basic training; and of which not to exceed $7,180 shall be 
for official reception and representation expenses:  Provided, That the 
Center is authorized to obligate funds in anticipation of reimbursements 
from agencies receiving training sponsored by the Center, except that 
total obligations at the end of the fiscal year shall not exceed total 
budgetary resources available at the end of the fiscal year: <<NOTE: 42 
USC 3771 note.>>   Provided further, That section 1202(a) of Public Law 
107-206 (42 U.S.C. 3771 note), as amended under this heading in Public 
Law 114-4, is further amended by striking ``December 31, 2017'' and 
inserting ``December 31, 2018'':  Provided further, That the Director of 
the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center shall schedule basic or 
advanced law enforcement training, or both,

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at all four training facilities under the control of the Federal Law 
Enforcement Training Center to ensure that such training facilities are 
operated at the highest capacity throughout the fiscal year:  Provided 
further, That the Federal Law Enforcement Training Accreditation Board, 
including representatives from the Federal law enforcement community and 
non-Federal accreditation experts involved in law enforcement training, 
shall lead the Federal law enforcement training accreditation process to 
continue the implementation of measuring and assessing the quality and 
effectiveness of Federal law enforcement training programs, facilities, 
and instructors.

     acquisitions, construction, improvements, and related expenses

    For acquisition of necessary additional real property and 
facilities, construction, and ongoing maintenance, facility 
improvements, and related expenses of the Federal Law Enforcement 
Training Center, $27,553,000, to remain available until September 30, 
2020:  Provided, That the Center is authorized to accept reimbursement 
to this appropriation from government agencies requesting the 
construction of special use facilities.

                         Science and Technology

                      management and administration

    For salaries and expenses of the Office of the Under Secretary for 
Science and Technology and for management and administration of programs 
and activities, as authorized by title III of the Homeland Security Act 
of 2002 (6 U.S.C. 181 et seq.), $131,531,000:  Provided, That not to 
exceed $7,650 shall be for official reception and representation 
expenses.

           research, development, acquisition, and operations

    For necessary expenses for science and technology research, 
including advanced research projects, development, test and evaluation, 
acquisition, and operations as authorized by title III of the Homeland 
Security Act of 2002 (6 U.S.C. 181 et seq.), and the purchase or lease 
of not to exceed 5 vehicles, $655,407,000, to remain available until 
September 30, 2018.

                    Domestic Nuclear Detection Office

                      management and administration

    For salaries and expenses of the Domestic Nuclear Detection Office, 
as authorized by title XIX of the Homeland Security Act of 2002 (6 
U.S.C. 591 et seq.), for management and administration of programs and 
activities, $38,109,000:  Provided, That not to exceed $2,250 shall be 
for official reception and representation expenses.

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                  research, development, and operations

    For necessary expenses for radiological and nuclear research, 
development, testing, evaluation, and operations, $196,000,000, to 
remain available until September 30, 2018.

                           systems acquisition

    For necessary expenses for the Domestic Nuclear Detection Office 
acquisition and deployment of radiological detection systems in 
accordance with the global nuclear detection architecture, $113,011,000, 
to remain available until September 30, 2018.

                                 TITLE V

                           GENERAL PROVISIONS

             (including transfers and rescissions of funds)

    Sec. 501.  No part of any appropriation contained in this Act shall 
remain available for obligation beyond the current fiscal year unless 
expressly so provided herein.
    Sec. 502.  Subject to the requirements of section 503 of this Act, 
the unexpended balances of prior appropriations provided for activities 
in this Act may be transferred to appropriation accounts for such 
activities established pursuant to this Act, may be merged with funds in 
the applicable established accounts, and thereafter may be accounted for 
as one fund for the same time period as originally enacted.
    Sec. 503. (a) None of the funds provided by this Act, provided by 
previous appropriations Acts to the agencies in or transferred to the 
Department of Homeland Security that remain available for obligation or 
expenditure in fiscal year 2016, or provided from any accounts in the 
Treasury of the United States derived by the collection of fees 
available to the agencies funded by this Act, shall be available for 
obligation or expenditure through a reprogramming of funds that--
            (1) creates a new program, project, or activity;
            (2) eliminates a program, project, or activity;
            (3) increases funds for any program, project, or activity 
        for which funds have been denied or restricted by the Congress;
            (4) contracts out any function or activity presently 
        performed by Federal employees or any new function or activity 
        proposed to be performed by Federal employees in the President's 
        budget proposal for fiscal year 2016 for the Department of 
        Homeland Security;
            (5) augments existing programs, projects, or activities in 
        excess of $5,000,000 or 10 percent, whichever is less;
            (6) reduces any program, project, or activity, or numbers of 
        personnel by 10 percent; or
            (7) results from any general savings from a reduction in 
        personnel that would result in a change in existing programs, 
        projects, or activities as approved by the Congress, unless the 
        Committees on Appropriations of the Senate and the House of 
        Representatives are notified 15 days in advance of such 
        reprogramming of funds.

    (b) Not to exceed 5 percent of any appropriation made available for 
the current fiscal year for the Department of Homeland Security

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by this Act or provided by previous appropriations Acts may be 
transferred between such appropriations.
    (c) Any transfer under this section shall be treated as a 
reprogramming of funds under subsection (a) and shall not be available 
for obligation unless the Committees on Appropriations of the Senate and 
the House of Representatives are notified 15 days in advance of such 
transfer.
    (d) Notwithstanding subsections (a), (b), and (c), no funds shall be 
reprogrammed within or transferred between appropriations based upon an 
initial notification provided after June 30, except in extraordinary 
circumstances that imminently threaten the safety of human life or the 
protection of property.
    (e) The notification thresholds and procedures set forth in this 
section shall apply to any use of deobligated balances of funds provided 
in previous Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Acts.
    Sec. 504.  <<NOTE: 31 USC 501 note.>> The Department of Homeland 
Security Working Capital Fund, established pursuant to section 403 of 
Public Law 103-356 (31 U.S.C. 501 note), shall continue operations as a 
permanent working capital fund for fiscal year 2016:  Provided, That 
none of the funds appropriated or otherwise made available to the 
Department of Homeland Security may be used to make payments to the 
Working Capital Fund, except for the activities and amounts allowed in 
the President's fiscal year 2016 budget:  Provided further, That funds 
provided to the Working Capital Fund shall be available for obligation 
until expended to carry out the purposes of the Working Capital Fund:  
Provided further, That all Departmental components shall be charged only 
for direct usage of each Working Capital Fund service:  Provided 
further, That funds provided to the Working Capital Fund shall be used 
only for purposes consistent with the contributing component:  Provided 
further, That the Working Capital Fund shall be paid in advance or 
reimbursed at rates which will return the full cost of each service:  
Provided further, That the Committees on Appropriations of the Senate 
and the House of Representatives shall be notified of any activity added 
to or removed from the fund:  Provided further, That for any activity 
added to the fund, the notification shall identify sources of funds by 
program, project, and activity:  Provided further, That the Chief 
Financial Officer of the Department of Homeland Security shall submit a 
quarterly execution report with activity level detail, not later than 30 
days after the end of each quarter.

    Sec. 505.  Except as otherwise specifically provided by law, not to 
exceed 50 percent of unobligated balances remaining available at the end 
of fiscal year 2016, as recorded in the financial records at the time of 
a reprogramming request, but not later than June 30, 2017, from 
appropriations for salaries and expenses for fiscal year 2016 in this 
Act shall remain available through September 30, 2017, in the account 
and for the purposes for which the appropriations were provided:  
Provided, That prior to the obligation of such funds, a request shall be 
submitted to the Committees on Appropriations of the Senate and the 
House of Representatives for approval in accordance with section 503 of 
this Act.
    Sec. 506.  Funds made available by this Act for intelligence 
activities are deemed to be specifically authorized by the Congress for 
purposes of section 504 of the National Security Act of 1947 (50 U.S.C. 
414) during fiscal year 2016 until the enactment of an Act authorizing 
intelligence activities for fiscal year 2016.

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    Sec. 507. (a) Except as provided in subsections (b) and (c), none of 
the funds made available by this Act may be used to--
            (1) make or award a grant allocation, grant, contract, other 
        transaction agreement, or task or delivery order on a Department 
        of Homeland Security multiple award contract, or to issue a 
        letter of intent totaling in excess of $1,000,000;
            (2) award a task or delivery order requiring an obligation 
        of funds in an amount greater than $10,000,000 from multi-year 
        Department of Homeland Security funds;
            (3) make a sole-source grant award; or
            (4) announce publicly the intention to make or award items 
        under paragraph (1), (2), or (3) including a contract covered by 
        the Federal Acquisition Regulation.

    (b) The Secretary of Homeland Security may waive the prohibition 
under subsection (a) if the Secretary notifies the Committees on 
Appropriations of the Senate and the House of Representatives at least 3 
full business days in advance of making an award or issuing a letter as 
described in that subsection.
    (c) If the Secretary of Homeland Security determines that compliance 
with this section would pose a substantial risk to human life, health, 
or safety, an award may be made without notification, and the Secretary 
shall notify the Committees on Appropriations of the Senate and the 
House of Representatives not later than 5 full business days after such 
an award is made or letter issued.
    (d) A notification under this section--
            (1) may not involve funds that are not available for 
        obligation; and
            (2) shall include the amount of the award; the fiscal year 
        for which the funds for the award were appropriated; the type of 
        contract; and the account from which the funds are being drawn.

    (e) The Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency 
shall brief the Committees on Appropriations of the Senate and the House 
of Representatives 5 full business days in advance of announcing 
publicly the intention of making an award under ``State and Local 
Programs''.
    Sec. 508.  Notwithstanding any other provision of law, no agency 
shall purchase, construct, or lease any additional facilities, except 
within or contiguous to existing locations, to be used for the purpose 
of conducting Federal law enforcement training without advance 
notification to the Committees on Appropriations of the Senate and the 
House of Representatives, except that the Federal Law Enforcement 
Training Center is authorized to obtain the temporary use of additional 
facilities by lease, contract, or other agreement for training that 
cannot be accommodated in existing Center facilities.
    Sec. 509.  None of the funds appropriated or otherwise made 
available by this Act may be used for expenses for any construction, 
repair, alteration, or acquisition project for which a prospectus 
otherwise required under chapter 33 of title 40, United States Code, has 
not been approved, except that necessary funds may be expended for each 
project for required expenses for the development of a proposed 
prospectus.
    Sec. 510. (a) Sections 520, 522, and 530 of the Department of 
Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2008 (division E of Public Law 
110-161; 121 Stat. 2073 and 2074) shall apply with respect

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to funds made available in this Act in the same manner as such sections 
applied to funds made available in that Act.
    (b) <<NOTE: 6 USC 114 note.>>  The third proviso of section 537 of 
the Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2006 (6 U.S.C. 
114), shall hereafter not apply with respect to funds made available in 
this or any other Act.

    (c) <<NOTE: 6 USC 469a.>>  Section 525 of Public Law 109-90 is 
amended by striking ``thereafter'', and section 554 of Public Law 111-
83 <<NOTE: 49 USC 44901 note.>>  is amended by striking ``and shall 
report annually thereafter''.

    Sec. 511.  None of the funds made available in this Act may be used 
in contravention of the applicable provisions of the Buy American Act. 
For purposes of the preceding sentence, the term ``Buy American Act'' 
means chapter 83 of title 41, United States Code.
    Sec. 512.  None of the funds made available in this Act may be used 
to amend the oath of allegiance required by section 337 of the 
Immigration and Nationality Act (8 U.S.C. 1448).
    Sec. 513.  Not later than 30 days after the last day of each month, 
the Chief Financial Officer of the Department of Homeland Security shall 
submit to the Committees on Appropriations of the Senate and the House 
of Representatives a monthly budget and staffing report for that month 
that includes total obligations of the Department for that month for the 
fiscal year at the appropriation and program, project, and activity 
levels, by the source year of the appropriation:  Provided, That total 
obligations for staffing shall also be provided by subcategory of on-
board and funded full-time equivalent staffing levels, respectively:  
Provided further, That the report shall specify the number of, and total 
obligations for, contract employees for each office of the Department.
    Sec. 514.  Except as provided in section 44945 of title 49, United 
States Code, funds appropriated or transferred to Transportation 
Security Administration ``Aviation Security'', ``Administration'', and 
``Transportation Security Support'' for fiscal years 2004 and 2005 that 
are recovered or deobligated shall be available only for the procurement 
or installation of explosives detection systems, air cargo, baggage, and 
checkpoint screening systems, subject to notification:  Provided, That 
semiannual reports shall be submitted to the Committees on 
Appropriations of the Senate and the House of Representatives on any 
funds that are recovered or deobligated.
    Sec. 515.  None of the funds appropriated by this Act may be used to 
process or approve a competition under Office of Management and Budget 
Circular A-76 for services provided by employees (including employees 
serving on a temporary or term basis) of United States Citizenship and 
Immigration Services of the Department of Homeland Security who are 
known as Immigration Information Officers, Immigration Service Analysts, 
Contact Representatives, Investigative Assistants, or Immigration 
Services Officers.
    Sec. 516.  Any funds appropriated to ``Coast Guard, Acquisition, 
Construction, and Improvements'' for fiscal years 2002, 2003, 2004, 
2005, and 2006 for the 110-123 foot patrol boat conversion that are 
recovered, collected, or otherwise received as the result of 
negotiation, mediation, or litigation, shall be available until expended 
for the Fast Response Cutter program.
    Sec. 517.  The functions of the Federal Law Enforcement Training 
Center instructor staff shall be classified as inherently governmental 
for the purpose of the Federal Activities Inventory Reform Act of 1998 
(31 U.S.C. 501 note).

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    Sec. 518. (a) The Secretary of Homeland Security shall submit a 
report not later than October 15, 2016, to the Inspector General of the 
Department of Homeland Security listing all grants and contracts awarded 
by any means other than full and open competition during fiscal year 
2016.
    (b) The Inspector General shall review the report required by 
subsection (a) to assess Departmental compliance with applicable laws 
and regulations and report the results of that review to the Committees 
on Appropriations of the Senate and the House of Representatives not 
later than February 15, 2017.
    Sec. 519.  None of the funds provided by this or previous 
appropriations Acts shall be used to fund any position designated as a 
Principal Federal Official (or the successor thereto) for any Robert T. 
Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act (42 U.S.C. 5121 et 
seq.) declared disasters or emergencies unless--
            (1) the responsibilities of the Principal Federal Official 
        do not include operational functions related to incident 
        management, including coordination of operations, and are 
        consistent with the requirements of section 509(c) and sections 
        503(c)(3) and 503(c)(4)(A) of the Homeland Security Act of 2002 
        (6 U.S.C. 319(c), 313(c)(3), and 313(c)(4)(A)) and section 302 
        of the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Assistance Act (42 
        U.S.C. 5143);
            (2) not later than 10 business days after the latter of the 
        date on which the Secretary of Homeland Security appoints the 
        Principal Federal Official and the date on which the President 
        issues a declaration under section 401 or section 501 of the 
        Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act 
        (42 U.S.C. 5170 and 5191, respectively), the Secretary of 
        Homeland Security shall submit a notification of the appointment 
        of the Principal Federal Official and a description of the 
        responsibilities of such Official and how such responsibilities 
        are consistent with paragraph (1) to the Committees on 
        Appropriations of the Senate and the House of Representatives, 
        the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs of 
        the Senate, and the Committee on Transportation and 
        Infrastructure of the House of Representatives; and
            (3) not later than 60 days after the date of enactment of 
        this Act, the Secretary shall provide a report specifying 
        timeframes and milestones regarding the update of operations, 
        planning and policy documents, and training and exercise 
        protocols, to ensure consistency with paragraph (1) of this 
        section.

    Sec. 520.  None of the funds provided or otherwise made available in 
this Act shall be available to carry out section 872 of the Homeland 
Security Act of 2002 (6 U.S.C. 452) unless explicitly authorized by 
Congress.
    Sec. 521. (a) None of the funds appropriated by this or previous 
appropriations Acts may be used to establish an Office of Chemical, 
Biological, Radiological, Nuclear, and Explosives Defense until such 
time as Congress has authorized such establishment.
    (b) Subject to the limitation in subsection (a) and notwithstanding 
section 503 of this Act, the Secretary may transfer funds for the 
purpose of executing authorization of the Office of Chemical, 
Biological, Radiological, Nuclear, and Explosives Defense.
    (c) Not later than 15 days before transferring funds pursuant to 
subsection (b), the Secretary of Homeland Security shall submit a report 
to the Committees on Appropriations of the Senate and the House of 
Representatives, the Committee on Homeland Security

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and Governmental Affairs of the Senate, and the Committee on Homeland 
Security of the House of Representatives on--
            (1) the transition plan for the establishment of the office; 
        and
            (2) the funds and positions to be transferred by source.

    Sec. 522.  None of the funds made available in this Act may be used 
by United States Citizenship and Immigration Services to grant an 
immigration benefit unless the results of background checks required by 
law to be completed prior to the granting of the benefit have been 
received by United States Citizenship and Immigration Services, and the 
results do not preclude the granting of the benefit.
    Sec. 523.  Section 831 of the Homeland Security Act of 2002 (6 
U.S.C. 391) is amended--
            (1) in subsection (a), by striking ``Until September 30, 
        2015,'' and inserting ``Until September 30, 2016,''; and
            (2) in subsection (c)(1), by striking ``September 30, 
        2015,'' and inserting ``September 30, 2016,''.

    Sec. 524.  The Secretary of Homeland Security shall require that all 
contracts of the Department of Homeland Security that provide award fees 
link such fees to successful acquisition outcomes (which outcomes shall 
be specified in terms of cost, schedule, and performance).
    Sec. 525.  Notwithstanding any other provision of law, none of the 
funds provided in this or any other Act shall be used to approve a 
waiver of the navigation and vessel-inspection laws pursuant to 46 
U.S.C. 501(b) for the transportation of crude oil distributed from and 
to the Strategic Petroleum Reserve until the Secretary of Homeland 
Security, after consultation with the Secretaries of the Departments of 
Energy and Transportation and representatives from the United States 
flag maritime industry, takes adequate measures to ensure the use of 
United States flag vessels:  Provided, That the Secretary shall notify 
the Committees on Appropriations of the Senate and the House of 
Representatives, the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation 
of the Senate, and the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure of 
the House of Representatives within 2 business days of any request for 
waivers of navigation and vessel-inspection laws pursuant to 46 U.S.C. 
501(b).
    Sec. 526.  None of the funds made available in this Act for U.S. 
Customs and Border Protection may be used to prevent an individual not 
in the business of importing a prescription drug (within the meaning of 
section 801(g) of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act) from 
importing a prescription drug from Canada that complies with the Federal 
Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act:  Provided, That this section shall apply 
only to individuals transporting on their person a personal-use quantity 
of the prescription drug, not to exceed a 90-day supply:  Provided 
further, That the prescription drug may not be--
            (1) a controlled substance, as defined in section 102 of the 
        Controlled Substances Act (21 U.S.C. 802); or
            (2) a biological product, as defined in section 351 of the 
        Public Health Service Act (42 U.S.C. 262).

    Sec. 527.  None of the funds in this Act shall be used to reduce the 
Coast Guard's Operations Systems Center mission or its government-
employed or contract staff levels.

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    Sec. 528.  The Secretary of Homeland Security, in consultation with 
the Secretary of the Treasury, shall notify the Committees on 
Appropriations of the Senate and the House of Representatives of any 
proposed transfers of funds available under section 9703.1(g)(4)(B) of 
title 31, United States Code (as added by Public Law 102-393) from the 
Department of the Treasury Forfeiture Fund to any agency within the 
Department of Homeland Security:  Provided, That none of the funds 
identified for such a transfer may be obligated until the Committees on 
Appropriations of the Senate and the House of Representatives approve 
the proposed transfers.
    Sec. 529.  None of the funds made available in this Act may be used 
for planning, testing, piloting, or developing a national identification 
card.
    Sec. 530.  None of the funds appropriated by this Act may be used to 
conduct, or to implement the results of, a competition under Office of 
Management and Budget Circular A-76 for activities performed with 
respect to the Coast Guard National Vessel Documentation Center.
    Sec. 531.  Any official that is required by this Act to report or to 
certify to the Committees on Appropriations of the Senate and the House 
of Representatives may not delegate such authority to perform that act 
unless specifically authorized herein.
    Sec. 532.  None of the funds appropriated or otherwise made 
available in this or any other Act may be used to transfer, release, or 
assist in the transfer or release to or within the United States, its 
territories, or possessions Khalid Sheikh Mohammed or any other detainee 
who--
            (1) is not a United States citizen or a member of the Armed 
        Forces of the United States; and
            (2) is or was held on or after June 24, 2009, at the United 
        States Naval Station, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, by the Department of 
        Defense.

    Sec. 533.  None of the funds made available in this Act may be used 
for first-class travel by the employees of agencies funded by this Act 
in contravention of sections 301-10.122 through 301-10.124 of title 41, 
Code of Federal Regulations.
    Sec. 534.  None of the funds made available in this Act may be used 
to employ workers described in section 274A(h)(3) of the Immigration and 
Nationality Act (8 U.S.C. 1324a(h)(3)).
    Sec. 535.  Funds made available in this Act may be used to alter 
operations within the Civil Engineering Program of the Coast Guard 
nationwide, including civil engineering units, facilities design and 
construction centers, maintenance and logistics commands, and the Coast 
Guard Academy, except that none of the funds provided in this Act may be 
used to reduce operations within any civil engineering unit unless 
specifically authorized by a statute enacted after the date of enactment 
of this Act.
    Sec. 536.  Notwithstanding any other provision of this Act, none of 
the funds appropriated or otherwise made available by this Act may be 
used to pay award or incentive fees for contractor performance that has 
been judged to be below satisfactory performance or performance that 
does not meet the basic requirements of a contract.
    Sec. 537.  In developing any process to screen aviation passengers 
and crews for transportation or national security purposes, the 
Secretary of Homeland Security shall ensure that all such

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processes take into consideration such passengers' and crews' privacy 
and civil liberties consistent with applicable laws, regulations, and 
guidance.
    Sec. 538. (a) Notwithstanding section 1356(n) of title 8, United 
States Code, of the funds deposited into the Immigration Examinations 
Fee Account, up to $10,000,000 may be allocated by United States 
Citizenship and Immigration Services in fiscal year 2016 for the purpose 
of providing an immigrant integration grants program.
    (b) None of the funds made available to United States Citizenship 
and Immigration Services for grants for immigrant integration may be 
used to provide services to aliens who have not been lawfully admitted 
for permanent residence.
    Sec. 539.  For an additional amount for the ``Office of the Under 
Secretary for Management'', $215,679,000, to remain available until 
expended, for necessary expenses to plan, acquire, design, construct, 
renovate, remediate, equip, furnish, improve infrastructure, and occupy 
buildings and facilities for the Department headquarters consolidation 
project and associated mission support consolidation:  Provided, That 
the Committees on Appropriations of the Senate and the House of 
Representatives shall receive an expenditure plan not later than 90 days 
after the date of enactment of this Act detailing the allocation of 
these funds.
    Sec. 540.  None of the funds appropriated or otherwise made 
available by this Act may be used by the Department of Homeland Security 
to enter into any Federal contract unless such contract is entered into 
in accordance with the requirements of subtitle I of title 41, United 
States Code, or chapter 137 of title 10, United States Code, and the 
Federal Acquisition Regulation, unless such contract is otherwise 
authorized by statute to be entered into without regard to the above 
referenced statutes.
    Sec. 541. (a) For an additional amount for financial systems 
modernization, $52,977,000 to remain available until September 30, 2017.
    (b) Funds made available in subsection (a) for financial systems 
modernization may be transferred by the Secretary of Homeland Security 
between appropriations for the same purpose, notwithstanding section 503 
of this Act.
    (c) No transfer described in subsection (b) shall occur until 15 
days after the Committees on Appropriations of the Senate and the House 
of Representatives are notified of such transfer.
    Sec. 542. (a) For an additional amount for cybersecurity to 
safeguard and enhance Department of Homeland Security systems and 
capabilities, $100,000,000 to remain available until September 30, 2017.
    (b) Funds made available in subsection (a) for cybersecurity may be 
transferred by the Secretary of Homeland Security between appropriations 
for the same purpose, notwithstanding section 503 of this Act.
    (c) No transfer described in subsection (b) shall occur until 15 
days after the Committees on Appropriations of the Senate and the House 
of Representatives are notified of such transfer.
    Sec. 543. (a) For an additional amount for emergent threats from 
violent extremism and from complex, coordinated terrorist attacks, 
$50,000,000 to remain available until September 30, 2017.
    (b) Funds made available in subsection (a) for emergent threats may 
be transferred by the Secretary of Homeland Security between

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appropriations for the same purpose, notwithstanding section 503 of this 
Act.
    (c) No transfer described in subsection (b) shall occur until 15 
days after the Committees on Appropriations of the Senate and the House 
of Representatives are notified of such transfer.
    Sec. 544.  The Secretary of Homeland Security may transfer to the 
fund established by 8 U.S.C. 1101 note, up to $20,000,000 from 
appropriations available to the Department of Homeland Security:  
Provided, That the Secretary shall notify the Committees on 
Appropriations of the Senate and the House of Representatives 5 days in 
advance of such transfer.
    Sec. 545.  The Secretary of Homeland Security shall ensure 
enforcement of all immigration laws (as defined in section 101(a)(17) of 
the Immigration and Nationality Act (8 U.S.C. 1101(a)(17))).
    Sec. 546. (a) None of the funds made available in this Act may be 
used to maintain or establish a computer network unless such network 
blocks the viewing, downloading, and exchanging of pornography.
    (b) Nothing in subsection (a) shall limit the use of funds necessary 
for any Federal, State, tribal, or local law enforcement agency or any 
other entity carrying out criminal investigations, prosecution, or 
adjudication activities.
    Sec. 547.  None of the funds made available in this Act may be used 
by a Federal law enforcement officer to facilitate the transfer of an 
operable firearm to an individual if the Federal law enforcement officer 
knows or suspects that the individual is an agent of a drug cartel 
unless law enforcement personnel of the United States continuously 
monitor or control the firearm at all times.
    Sec. 548.  None of the funds provided in this or any other Act may 
be obligated to implement the National Preparedness Grant Program or any 
other successor grant programs unless explicitly authorized by Congress.
    Sec. 549.  None of the funds made available in this Act may be used 
to provide funding for the position of Public Advocate, or a successor 
position, within U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement.
    Sec. 550.  <<NOTE: 6 USC 211 note.>> Section 559(e)(3)(D) of Public 
Law 113-76 is amended by striking ``five pilots per year'' and inserting 
``10 pilots per year''.

    Sec. 551.  None of the funds made available in this Act may be used 
to pay for the travel to or attendance of more than 50 employees of a 
single component of the Department of Homeland Security, who are 
stationed in the United States, at a single international conference 
unless the Secretary of Homeland Security, or a designee, determines 
that such attendance is in the national interest and notifies the 
Committees on Appropriations of the Senate and the House of 
Representatives within at least 10 days of that determination and the 
basis for that determination:  Provided, That for purposes of this 
section the term ``international conference'' shall mean a conference 
occurring outside of the United States attended by representatives of 
the United States Government and of foreign governments, international 
organizations, or nongovernmental organizations:  Provided further, That 
the total cost to the Department of Homeland Security of any such 
conference shall not exceed $500,000.

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    Sec. 552.  None of the funds made available in this Act may be used 
to reimburse any Federal department or agency for its participation in a 
National Special Security Event.
    Sec. 553.  With the exception of countries with preclearance 
facilities in service prior to 2013, none of the funds made available in 
this Act may be used for new U.S. Customs and Border Protection air 
preclearance agreements entering into force after February 1, 2014, 
unless: (1) the Secretary of Homeland Security, in consultation with the 
Secretary of State, has certified to Congress that air preclearance 
operations at the airport provide a homeland or national security 
benefit to the United States; (2) U.S. passenger air carriers are not 
precluded from operating at existing preclearance locations; and (3) a 
U.S. passenger air carrier is operating at all airports contemplated for 
establishment of new air preclearance operations.
    Sec. 554.  None of the funds made available by this or any other Act 
may be used by the Administrator of the Transportation Security 
Administration to implement, administer, or enforce, in abrogation of 
the responsibility described in section 44903(n)(1) of title 49, United 
States Code, any requirement that airport operators provide airport-
financed staffing to monitor exit points from the sterile area of any 
airport at which the Transportation Security Administration provided 
such monitoring as of December 1, 2013.
    Sec. 555.  The administrative law judge annuitants participating in 
the Senior Administrative Law Judge Program managed by the Director of 
the Office of Personnel Management under section 3323 of title 5, United 
States Code, shall be available on a temporary reemployment basis to 
conduct arbitrations of disputes arising from delivery of assistance 
under the Federal Emergency Management Agency Public Assistance Program.
    Sec. 556.  As authorized by section 601(b) of the United States-
Colombia Trade Promotion Agreement Implementation Act (Public Law 112-
42) fees collected from passengers arriving from Canada, Mexico, or an 
adjacent island pursuant to section 13031(a)(5) of the Consolidated 
Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1985 (19 U.S.C. 58c(a)(5)) shall be 
available until expended.
    Sec. 557.  None of the funds made available to the Department of 
Homeland Security by this or any other Act may be obligated for any 
structural pay reform that affects more than 100 full-time equivalent 
employee positions or costs more than $5,000,000 in a single year before 
the end of the 30-day period beginning on the date on which the 
Secretary of Homeland Security submits to Congress a notification that 
includes--
            (1) the number of full-time equivalent employee positions 
        affected by such change;
            (2) funding required for such change for the current year 
        and through the Future Years Homeland Security Program;
            (3) justification for such change; and
            (4) an analysis of compensation alternatives to such change 
        that were considered by the Department.

    Sec. 558. (a) Any agency receiving funds made available in this Act 
shall, subject to subsections (b) and (c), post on the public Web site 
of that agency any report required to be submitted by the Committees on 
Appropriations of the Senate and the House of Representatives in this 
Act, upon the determination by the head of the agency that it shall 
serve the national interest.
    (b) Subsection (a) shall not apply to a report if--

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            (1) the public posting of the report compromises homeland or 
        national security; or
            (2) the report contains proprietary information.

    (c) The head of the agency posting such report shall do so only 
after such report has been made available to the requesting Committee or 
Committees of Congress for no less than 45 days except as otherwise 
specified in law.
    Sec. 559. (a) In General.--Beginning on the date of enactment of 
this Act, the Secretary of Homeland Security shall not--
            (1) establish, collect, or otherwise impose any new border 
        crossing fee on individuals crossing the Southern border or the 
        Northern border at a land port of entry; or
            (2) conduct any study relating to the imposition of a border 
        crossing fee.

    (b) Border Crossing Fee Defined.--In this section, the term ``border 
crossing fee'' means a fee that every pedestrian, cyclist, and driver 
and passenger of a private motor vehicle is required to pay for the 
privilege of crossing the Southern border or the Northern border at a 
land port of entry.
    Sec. 560.  Notwithstanding any other provision of law, grants 
awarded to States along the Southwest Border of the United States under 
sections 2003 or 2004 of the Homeland Security Act of 2002 (6 U.S.C. 604 
and 605) using funds provided under the heading ``Federal Emergency 
Management Agency, State and Local Programs'' in this Act, Public Law 
114-4, division F of Public Law 113-76, or division D of Public Law 113-
6 may be used by recipients or sub-recipients for costs, or 
reimbursement of costs, related to providing humanitarian relief to 
unaccompanied alien children and alien adults accompanied by an alien 
minor where they are encountered after entering the United States, 
provided that such costs were incurred between January 1, 2014, and 
December 31, 2014, or during the award period of performance.
    Sec. 561. <<NOTE: 6 USC 391 note.>> (a) Each major acquisition 
program of the Department of Homeland Security, as defined in Department 
of Homeland Security Management Directive 102-2, shall meet established 
acquisition documentation requirements for its acquisition program 
baseline established in the Department of Homeland Security Instruction 
Manual 102-01-001 and the Department of Homeland Security Acquisition 
Instruction/Guidebook 102-01-001, Appendix K.

    (b) The Department shall report to the Committees on Appropriations 
of the Senate and the House of Representatives in the Comprehensive 
Acquisition Status Report and its quarterly updates, required under the 
heading ``Office of the Under Secretary for Management'' of this Act, on 
any major acquisition program that does not meet such documentation 
requirements and the schedule by which the program will come into 
compliance with these requirements.
    (c) None of the funds made available by this or any other Act for 
any fiscal year may be used for a major acquisition program that is out 
of compliance with such documentation requirements for more than two 
years except that funds may be used solely to come into compliance with 
such documentation requirements or to terminate the program.
    Sec. 562.  None of the funds appropriated by this or any other Act 
shall be used to pay the salaries and expenses of personnel who prepare 
or submit appropriations language as part of the President's budget 
proposal to the Congress of the United States

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for programs under the jurisdiction of the Appropriations Subcommittees 
on the Department of Homeland Security that assumes revenues or reflects 
a reduction from the previous year due to user fees proposals that have 
not been enacted into law prior to the submission of the budget unless 
such budget submission identifies which additional spending reductions 
should occur in the event the user fees proposals are not enacted prior 
to the date of the convening of a committee of conference for the fiscal 
year 2017 appropriations Act.
    Sec. 563. (a) The Secretary of Homeland Security may include, in the 
President's budget proposal for fiscal year 2017, submitted pursuant to 
section 1105(a) of title 31, United States Code, and accompanying 
justification materials, an account structure under which each 
appropriation under each agency heading either remains the same as 
fiscal year 2016 or falls within the following categories of 
appropriations:
            (1) Operations and Support.
            (2) Procurements, Construction, and Improvements.
            (3) Research and Development.
            (4) Federal Assistance.

    (b) The Under Secretary for Management, acting through the Chief 
Financial Officer, shall determine and provide centralized guidance to 
each agency on how to structure appropriations for purposes of 
subsection (a).
    (c) Not earlier than October 1, 2016, the accounts designated under 
subsection (a) may be established, and the Secretary of Homeland 
Security may execute appropriations of the Department as provided 
pursuant to such subsection, including any continuing appropriations 
made available for fiscal year 2017 before enactment of a regular 
appropriations Act.
    (d) Notwithstanding any other provision of law, the Secretary of 
Homeland Security may transfer any appropriation made available to the 
Department of Homeland Security by any appropriations Acts to the 
accounts created pursuant to subsection (c) to carry out the 
requirements of such subsection, and shall notify the Committees on 
Appropriations of the Senate and the House of Representatives within 5 
days of each transfer.
    (e)(1) Not later than November 1, 2016, the Secretary of Homeland 
Security shall establish the preliminary baseline for application of 
reprogramming and transfer authorities and submit the report specified 
in paragraph (2) to the Committees on Appropriations of the Senate and 
the House of Representatives.
    (2) The report required in this subsection shall include--
            (A) a delineation of the amount and account of each transfer 
        made pursuant to subsection (c) or (d);
            (B) a table for each appropriation with a separate column to 
        display the President's budget proposal, adjustments made by 
        Congress, adjustments due to enacted rescissions, if 
        appropriate, adjustments made pursuant to the transfer authority 
        in subsection (c) or (d), and the fiscal year level;
            (C) a delineation in the table for each appropriation, 
        adjusted as described in paragraph (2), both by budget activity 
        and program, project, and activity as detailed in the Budget 
        Appendix; and
            (D) an identification of funds directed for a specific 
        activity.

    (f) The Secretary shall not exercise the authority provided in 
subsections (c), (d), and (e) unless, not later than April 1, 2016,

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the Chief Financial Officer has submitted to the Committees on 
Appropriations of the Senate and the House of Representatives--
            (1) technical assistance on new legislative language in the 
        account structure under subsection (a);
            (2) comparison tables of fiscal years 2015, 2016, and 2017 
        in the account structure under subsection (a);
            (3) cross-component comparisons that the account structure 
        under subsection (a) facilitates;
            (4) a copy of the interim financial management policy manual 
        addressing changes made in this Act;
            (5) an outline of the financial management policy manual 
        changes necessary for the account structure under subsection 
        (a);
            (6) proposed changes to transfer and reprogramming 
        requirements, including technical assistance on legislative 
        language;
            (7) certification by the Chief Financial Officer that the 
        Department's financial systems can report in the new account 
        structure; and
            (8) a plan for training and implementation of the account 
        structure under subsections (a) and (c).

    Sec. 564.  None of the funds made available by this Act may be 
obligated or expended to implement the Arms Trade Treaty until the 
Senate approves a resolution of ratification for the Treaty.
    Sec. 565.  Section 214(g)(9)(A) of the Immigration and Nationality 
Act (8 U.S.C. 1184(g)(9)(A)) is amended by striking ``2004, 2005, or 
2006 shall not again be counted toward such limitation during fiscal 
year 2007.'' and inserting ``2013, 2014, or 2015 shall not again be 
counted toward such limitation during fiscal year 2016.''.
    Sec. 566.  For an additional amount for ``U.S. Customs and Border 
Protection, Salaries and Expenses'', $14,000,000, to remain available 
until expended, to be reduced by amounts collected and credited to this 
appropriation from amounts authorized to be collected by section 286(i) 
of the Immigration and Nationality Act (8 U.S.C. 1356(i)), section 10412 
of the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002 (7 U.S.C. 8311), 
and section 817 of the Trade Facilitation and Trade Enforcement Act of 
2015:  Provided, That to the extent that amounts realized from such 
collections exceed $14,000,000, those amounts in excess of $14,000,000 
shall be credited to this appropriation and remain available until 
expended:  Provided further, That this authority is contingent on 
enactment of the Trade Facilitation and Trade Enforcement Act of 2015.

                              (rescissions)

    Sec. 567.  Of the funds appropriated to the Department of Homeland 
Security, the following funds are hereby rescinded from the following 
accounts and programs in the specified amounts:  Provided, That no 
amounts may be rescinded from amounts that were designated by the 
Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to a concurrent resolution 
on the budget or the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act 
of 1985 (Public Law 99-177):
            (1) $27,338,000 from Public Law 109-88;

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            (2) $4,188,000 from unobligated prior year balances from 
        ``Analysis and Operations'';
            (3) $7,000,000 from unobligated prior year balances from 
        ``U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Automation 
        Modernization'';
            (4) $21,856,000 from unobligated prior year balances from 
        ``U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Border Security, Fencing, 
        Infrastructure, and Technology'';
            (5) $4,500,000 from unobligated prior year balances from 
        ``U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Construction and 
        Facilities Management'';
            (6) $158,414,000 from Public Law 114-4 under the heading 
        ``Transportation Security Administration, Aviation Security'';
            (7) $14,000,000 from Public Law 114-4 under the heading 
        ``Transportation Security Administration, Surface Transportation 
        Security'';
            (8) $5,800,000 from Public Law 112-74 under the heading 
        ``Coast Guard, Acquisition, Construction, and Improvements'';
            (9) $16,445,000 from Public Law 113-76 under the heading 
        ``Coast Guard, Acquisition, Construction, and Improvements'';
            (10) $13,758,918 from ``Federal Emergency Management Agency, 
        National Predisaster Mitigation Fund'' account 70 <dbl-dagger> 
        0716;
            (11) $393,178 from Public Law 113-6 under the heading 
        ``Science and Technology, Research, Development, Acquisition, 
        and Operations'';
            (12) $8,500,000 from Public Law 113-76 under the heading 
        ``Science and Technology, Research, Development, Acquisition, 
        and Operations''; and
            (13) $1,106,822 from Public Law 114-4 under the heading 
        ``Science and Technology, Research, Development, Acquisition, 
        and Operations''.

                              (rescissions)

    Sec. 568.  Of the funds transferred to the Department of Homeland 
Security when it was created in 2003, the following funds are hereby 
rescinded from the following accounts and programs in the specified 
amounts:
            (1) $417,017 from ``U.S. Customs and Border Protection, 
        Salaries and Expenses'';
            (2) $15,238 from ``Federal Emergency Management Agency, 
        Office of Domestic Preparedness''; and
            (3) $573,828 from ``Federal Emergency Management Agency, 
        National Predisaster Mitigation Fund''.

                              (rescissions)

    Sec. 569.  The following unobligated balances made available to the 
Department of Homeland Security pursuant to section 505 of the 
Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2015 (Public Law 
114-4) are rescinded:
            (1) $361,242 from ``Office of the Secretary and Executive 
        Management'';
            (2) $146,547 from ``Office of the Under Secretary for 
        Management'';
            (3) $25,859 from ``Office of the Chief Financial Officer'';
            (4) $507,893 from ``Office of the Chief Information 
        Officer'';

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            (5) $301,637 from ``Analysis and Operations'';
            (6) $20,856 from ``Office of Inspector General'';
            (7) $598,201 from ``U.S. Customs and Border Protection, 
        Salaries and Expenses'';
            (8) $254,322 from ``U.S. Customs and Border Protection, 
        Automation Modernization'';
            (9) $450,806 from ``U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Air 
        and Marine Operations'';
            (10) $2,461,665 from ``U.S. Immigration and Customs 
        Enforcement, Salaries and Expenses'';
            (11) $8,653,853 from ``Coast Guard, Operating Expenses'';
            (12) $515,040 from ``Coast Guard, Reserve Training'';
            (13) $970,844 from ``Coast Guard, Acquisition, Construction, 
        and Improvements'';
            (14) $4,212,971 from ``United States Secret Service, 
        Salaries and Expenses'';
            (15) $27,360 from ``National Protection and Programs 
        Directorate, Management and Administration'';
            (16) $188,146 from ``National Protection and Programs 
        Directorate, Infrastructure Protection and Information 
        Security'';
            (17) $986 from ``National Protection and Programs 
        Directorate, Office of Biometric Identity Management'';
            (18) $20,650 from ``Office of Health Affairs'';
            (19) $236,332 from ``Federal Emergency Management Agency, 
        United States Fire Administration'';
            (20) $3,086,173 from ``United States Citizenship and 
        Immigration Services'';
            (21) $558,012 from ``Federal Law Enforcement Training 
        Center, Salaries and Expenses'';
            (22) $284,796 from ``Science and Technology, Management and 
        Administration''; and
            (23) $83,861 from ``Domestic Nuclear Detection Office, 
        Management and Administration''.

                              (rescission)

    Sec. 570.  From the unobligated balances made available in the 
Department of the Treasury Forfeiture Fund established by section 9703 
of title 31, United States Code (added by section 638 of Public Law 102-
393), $176,000,000 shall be rescinded.

                              (rescission)

    Sec. 571.  Of the unobligated balances made available to ``Federal 
Emergency Management Agency, Disaster Relief Fund'', $1,021,879,000 
shall be rescinded:  Provided, That no amounts may be rescinded from 
amounts that were designated by the Congress as an emergency requirement 
pursuant to a concurrent resolution on the budget or the Balanced Budget 
and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended:  Provided 
further, That no amounts may be rescinded from the amounts that were 
designated by the Congress as being for disaster relief pursuant to 
section 251(b)(2)(D) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit 
Control Act of 1985.
    Sec. 572.  <<NOTE: 8 USC 1324a note.>> Section 401(b) of the Illegal 
Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 (8 U.S.C. 
1324a note) shall be applied by substituting ``September 30, 2016'' for 
the date

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specified in section 106(3) of the Continuing Appropriations Act, 2016 
(Public Law 114-53).

    Sec. 573.  <<NOTE: 8 USC 1101 note.>> Subclauses 
101(a)(27)(C)(ii)(II) and (III) of the Immigration and Nationality Act 
(8 U.S.C. 1101(a)(27)(C)(ii)(II) and (III)) shall be applied by 
substituting ``September 30, 2016'' for the date specified in section 
106(3) of the Continuing Appropriations Act, 2016 (Public Law 114-53).

    Sec. 574.  <<NOTE: 8 USC 1182 note.>> Section 220(c) of the 
Immigration and Nationality Technical Corrections Act of 1994 (8 U.S.C. 
1182 note) shall be applied by substituting ``September 30, 2016'' for 
the date specified in section 106(3) of the Continuing Appropriations 
Act, 2016 (Public Law 114-53).

    Sec. 575.  <<NOTE: 8 USC 1153 note.>> Section 610(b) of the 
Departments of Commerce, Justice, and State, the Judiciary, and Related 
Agencies Appropriations Act, 1993 (8 U.S.C. 1153 note) shall be applied 
by substituting ``September 30, 2016'' for the date specified in section 
106(3) of the Continuing Appropriations Act, 2016 (Public Law 114-53).

    This division may be cited as the ``Department of Homeland Security 
Appropriations Act, 2016''.

DIVISION G--DEPARTMENT <<NOTE: Department of the Interior, Environment, 
   and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2016.>>  OF THE INTERIOR, 
ENVIRONMENT, AND RELATED AGENCIES APPROPRIATIONS ACT, 2016

                                 TITLE I

                       DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

                        Bureau of Land Management

                    management of lands and resources

    For necessary expenses for protection, use, improvement, 
development, disposal, cadastral surveying, classification, acquisition 
of easements and other interests in lands, and performance of other 
functions, including maintenance of facilities, as authorized by law, in 
the management of lands and their resources under the jurisdiction of 
the Bureau of Land Management, including the general administration of 
the Bureau, and assessment of mineral potential of public lands pursuant 
to section 1010(a) of Public Law 96-487 (16 U.S.C. 3150(a)), 
$1,072,675,000, to remain available until expended, including all such 
amounts as are collected from permit processing fees, as authorized but 
made subject to future appropriation by section 35(d)(3)(A)(i) of the 
Mineral Leasing Act (30 U.S.C. 191), except that amounts from permit 
processing fees may be used for any bureau-related expenses associated 
with the processing of oil and gas applications for permits to drill and 
related use of authorizations; of which $3,000,000 shall be available in 
fiscal year 2016 subject to a match by at least an equal amount by the 
National Fish and Wildlife Foundation for cost-shared projects 
supporting conservation of Bureau lands; and such funds shall be 
advanced to the Foundation as a lump-sum grant without regard to when 
expenses are incurred.
    In addition, $39,696,000 is for Mining Law Administration program 
operations, including the cost of administering the mining claim fee 
program, to remain available until expended, to be reduced by amounts 
collected by the Bureau and credited to this appropriation from mining 
claim maintenance fees and location fees that

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are hereby authorized for fiscal year 2016, so as to result in a final 
appropriation estimated at not more than $1,072,675,000, and $2,000,000, 
to remain available until expended, from communication site rental fees 
established by the Bureau for the cost of administering communication 
site activities.

                            land acquisition

    For expenses necessary to carry out sections 205, 206, and 318(d) of 
Public Law 94-579, including administrative expenses and acquisition of 
lands or waters, or interests therein, $38,630,000, to be derived from 
the Land and Water Conservation Fund and to remain available until 
expended.

                    oregon and california grant lands

    For expenses necessary for management, protection, and development 
of resources and for construction, operation, and maintenance of access 
roads, reforestation, and other improvements on the revested Oregon and 
California Railroad grant lands, on other Federal lands in the Oregon 
and California land-grant counties of Oregon, and on adjacent rights-of-
way; and acquisition of lands or interests therein, including existing 
connecting roads on or adjacent to such grant lands; $107,734,000, to 
remain available until expended:  Provided, That 25 percent of the 
aggregate of all receipts during the current fiscal year from the 
revested Oregon and California Railroad grant lands is hereby made a 
charge against the Oregon and California land-grant fund and shall be 
transferred to the General Fund in the Treasury in accordance with the 
second paragraph of subsection (b) of title II of the Act of August 28, 
1937 (43 U.S.C. 1181f).

                           range improvements

    For rehabilitation, protection, and acquisition of lands and 
interests therein, and improvement of Federal rangelands pursuant to 
section 401 of the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976 (43 
U.S.C. 1751), notwithstanding any other Act, sums equal to 50 percent of 
all moneys received during the prior fiscal year under sections 3 and 15 
of the Taylor Grazing Act (43 U.S.C. 315b, 315m) and the amount 
designated for range improvements from grazing fees and mineral leasing 
receipts from Bankhead-Jones lands transferred to the Department of the 
Interior pursuant to law, but not less than $10,000,000, to remain 
available until expended:  Provided, That not to exceed $600,000 shall 
be available for administrative expenses.

               service charges, deposits, and forfeitures

    For administrative expenses and other costs related to processing 
application documents and other authorizations for use and disposal of 
public lands and resources, for costs of providing copies of official 
public land documents, for monitoring construction, operation, and 
termination of facilities in conjunction with use authorizations, and 
for rehabilitation of damaged property, such amounts as may be collected 
under Public Law 94-579 (43 U.S.C. 1701 et seq.), and under section 28 
of the Mineral Leasing Act (30 U.S.C. 185), to remain available until 
expended: <<NOTE: 43 USC 1735 note.>>   Provided, That,

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notwithstanding any provision to the contrary of section 305(a) of 
Public Law 94-579 (43 U.S.C. 1735(a)), any moneys that have been or will 
be received pursuant to that section, whether as a result of forfeiture, 
compromise, or settlement, if not appropriate for refund pursuant to 
section 305(c) of that Act (43 U.S.C. 1735(c)), shall be available and 
may be expended under the authority of this Act by the Secretary to 
improve, protect, or rehabilitate any public lands administered through 
the Bureau of Land Management which have been damaged by the action of a 
resource developer, purchaser, permittee, or any unauthorized person, 
without regard to whether all moneys collected from each such action are 
used on the exact lands damaged which led to the action:  Provided 
further, That any such moneys that are in excess of amounts needed to 
repair damage to the exact land for which funds were collected may be 
used to repair other damaged public lands.

                        miscellaneous trust funds

    In addition to amounts authorized to be expended under existing 
laws, there is hereby appropriated such amounts as may be contributed 
under section 307 of Public Law 94-579 (43 U.S.C. 1737), and such 
amounts as may be advanced for administrative costs, surveys, 
appraisals, and costs of making conveyances of omitted lands under 
section 211(b) of that Act (43 U.S.C. 1721(b)), to remain available 
until expended.

                        administrative provisions

    The Bureau of Land Management may carry out the operations funded 
under this Act by direct expenditure, contracts, grants, cooperative 
agreements and reimbursable agreements with public and private entities, 
including with States. Appropriations for the Bureau shall be available 
for purchase, erection, and dismantlement of temporary structures, and 
alteration and maintenance of necessary buildings and appurtenant 
facilities to which the United States has title; up to $100,000 for 
payments, at the discretion of the Secretary, for information or 
evidence concerning violations of laws administered by the Bureau; 
miscellaneous and emergency expenses of enforcement activities 
authorized or approved by the Secretary and to be accounted for solely 
on the Secretary's certificate, not to exceed $10,000:  Provided, That 
notwithstanding Public Law 90-620 (44 U.S.C. 501), the Bureau may, under 
cooperative cost-sharing and partnership arrangements authorized by law, 
procure printing services from cooperators in connection with jointly 
produced publications for which the cooperators share the cost of 
printing either in cash or in services, and the Bureau determines the 
cooperator is capable of meeting accepted quality standards:  Provided 
further, That projects to be funded pursuant to a written commitment by 
a State government to provide an identified amount of money in support 
of the project may be carried out by the Bureau on a reimbursable basis. 
Appropriations herein made shall not be available for the destruction of 
healthy, unadopted, wild horses and burros in the care of the Bureau or 
its contractors or for the sale of wild horses and burros that results 
in their destruction for processing into commercial products.

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                 United States Fish and Wildlife Service

                           resource management

    For necessary expenses of the United States Fish and Wildlife 
Service, as authorized by law, and for scientific and economic studies, 
general administration, and for the performance of other authorized 
functions related to such resources, $1,238,771,000, to remain available 
until September 30, 2017:  Provided, That not to exceed $20,515,000 
shall be used for implementing subsections (a), (b), (c), and (e) of 
section 4 of the Endangered Species Act of 1973 (16 U.S.C. 1533) (except 
for processing petitions, developing and issuing proposed and final 
regulations, and taking any other steps to implement actions described 
in subsection (c)(2)(A), (c)(2)(B)(i), or (c)(2)(B)(ii)), of which not 
to exceed $4,605,000 shall be used for any activity regarding the 
designation of critical habitat, pursuant to subsection (a)(3), 
excluding litigation support, for species listed pursuant to subsection 
(a)(1) prior to October 1, 2014; of which not to exceed $1,501,000 shall 
be used for any activity regarding petitions to list species that are 
indigenous to the United States pursuant to subsections (b)(3)(A) and 
(b)(3)(B); and, of which not to exceed $1,504,000 shall be used for 
implementing subsections (a), (b), (c), and (e) of section 4 of the 
Endangered Species Act of 1973 (16 U.S.C. 1533) for species that are not 
indigenous to the United States.

                              construction

    For construction, improvement, acquisition, or removal of buildings 
and other facilities required in the conservation, management, 
investigation, protection, and utilization of fish and wildlife 
resources, and the acquisition of lands and interests therein; 
$23,687,000, to remain available until expended.

                            land acquisition

    For expenses necessary to carry out chapter 2003 of title 54, United 
States Code, including administrative expenses, and for acquisition of 
land or waters, or interest therein, in accordance with statutory 
authority applicable to the United States Fish and Wildlife Service, 
$68,500,000, to be derived from the Land and Water Conservation Fund and 
to remain available until expended, of which, notwithstanding section 
200306 of title 54, United States Code, not more than $10,000,000 shall 
be for land conservation partnerships authorized by the Highlands 
Conservation Act of 2004, including not to exceed $320,000 for 
administrative expenses:  Provided, That none of the funds appropriated 
for specific land acquisition projects may be used to pay for any 
administrative overhead, planning or other management costs.

            cooperative endangered species conservation fund

    For expenses necessary to carry out section 6 of the Endangered 
Species Act of 1973 (16 U.S.C. 1535), $53,495,000, to remain available 
until expended, of which $22,695,000 is to be derived from the 
Cooperative Endangered Species Conservation Fund; and of which 
$30,800,000 is to be derived from the Land and Water Conservation Fund.

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                      national wildlife refuge fund

    For expenses necessary to implement the Act of October 17, 1978 (16 
U.S.C. 715s), $13,228,000.

                north american wetlands conservation fund

    For expenses necessary to carry out the provisions of the North 
American Wetlands Conservation Act (16 U.S.C. 4401 et seq.), 
$35,145,000, to remain available until expended.

                 neotropical migratory bird conservation

    For expenses necessary to carry out the Neotropical Migratory Bird 
Conservation Act (16 U.S.C. 6101 et seq.), $3,910,000, to remain 
available until expended.

                 multinational species conservation fund

    For expenses necessary to carry out the African Elephant 
Conservation Act (16 U.S.C. 4201 et seq.), the Asian Elephant 
Conservation Act of 1997 (16 U.S.C. 4261 et seq.), the Rhinoceros and 
Tiger Conservation Act of 1994 (16 U.S.C. 5301 et seq.), the Great Ape 
Conservation Act of 2000 (16 U.S.C. 6301 et seq.), and the Marine Turtle 
Conservation Act of 2004 (16 U.S.C. 6601 et seq.), $11,061,000, to 
remain available until expended.

                    state and tribal wildlife grants

    For wildlife conservation grants to States and to the District of 
Columbia, Puerto Rico, Guam, the United States Virgin Islands, the 
Northern Mariana Islands, American Samoa, and Indian tribes under the 
provisions of the Fish and Wildlife Act of 1956 and the Fish and 
Wildlife Coordination Act, for the development and implementation of 
programs for the benefit of wildlife and their habitat, including 
species that are not hunted or fished, $60,571,000, to remain available 
until expended:  Provided, That of the amount provided herein, 
$4,084,000 is for a competitive grant program for Indian tribes not 
subject to the remaining provisions of this appropriation:  Provided 
further, That $5,487,000 is for a competitive grant program to implement 
approved plans for States, territories, and other jurisdictions and at 
the discretion of affected States, the regional Associations of fish and 
wildlife agencies, not subject to the remaining provisions of this 
appropriation:  Provided further, That the Secretary shall, after 
deducting $9,571,000 and administrative expenses, apportion the amount 
provided herein in the following manner: (1) to the District of Columbia 
and to the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, each a sum equal to not more 
than one-half of 1 percent thereof; and (2) to Guam, American Samoa, the 
United States Virgin Islands, and the Commonwealth of the Northern 
Mariana Islands, each a sum equal to not more than one-fourth of 1 
percent thereof:  Provided further, That the Secretary shall apportion 
the remaining amount in the following manner: (1) one-third of which is 
based on the ratio to which the land area of such State bears to the 
total land area of all such States; and (2) two-thirds of which is based 
on the ratio to which the population of such State bears to the total 
population of all such States:  Provided further, That the amounts

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apportioned under this paragraph shall be adjusted equitably so that no 
State shall be apportioned a sum which is less than 1 percent of the 
amount available for apportionment under this paragraph for any fiscal 
year or more than 5 percent of such amount:  Provided further, That the 
Federal share of planning grants shall not exceed 75 percent of the 
total costs of such projects and the Federal share of implementation 
grants shall not exceed 65 percent of the total costs of such projects:  
Provided further, That the non-Federal share of such projects may not be 
derived from Federal grant programs:  Provided further, That any amount 
apportioned in 2016 to any State, territory, or other jurisdiction that 
remains unobligated as of September 30, 2017, shall be reapportioned, 
together with funds appropriated in 2018, in the manner provided herein.

                        administrative provisions

    The United States Fish and Wildlife Service may carry out the 
operations of Service programs by direct expenditure, contracts, grants, 
cooperative agreements and reimbursable agreements with public and 
private entities. Appropriations and funds available to the United 
States Fish and Wildlife Service shall be available for repair of damage 
to public roads within and adjacent to reservation areas caused by 
operations of the Service; options for the purchase of land at not to 
exceed $1 for each option; facilities incident to such public 
recreational uses on conservation areas as are consistent with their 
primary purpose; and the maintenance and improvement of aquaria, 
buildings, and other facilities under the jurisdiction of the Service 
and to which the United States has title, and which are used pursuant to 
law in connection with management, and investigation of fish and 
wildlife resources:  Provided, That notwithstanding 44 U.S.C. 501, the 
Service may, under cooperative cost sharing and partnership arrangements 
authorized by law, procure printing services from cooperators in 
connection with jointly produced publications for which the cooperators 
share at least one-half the cost of printing either in cash or services 
and the Service determines the cooperator is capable of meeting accepted 
quality standards:  Provided further, That the Service may accept 
donated aircraft as replacements for existing aircraft:  Provided 
further, That notwithstanding 31 U.S.C. 3302, all fees collected for 
non-toxic shot review and approval shall be deposited under the heading 
``United States Fish and Wildlife Service--Resource Management'' and 
shall be available to the Secretary, without further appropriation, to 
be used for expenses of processing of such non-toxic shot type or 
coating applications and revising regulations as necessary, and shall 
remain available until expended.

                          National Park Service

                  operation of the national park system

    For expenses necessary for the management, operation, and 
maintenance of areas and facilities administered by the National Park 
Service and for the general administration of the National Park Service, 
$2,369,596,000, of which $10,001,000 for planning and interagency 
coordination in support of Everglades restoration and $99,461,000 for 
maintenance, repair, or rehabilitation projects for constructed assets 
shall remain available until September 30,

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2017:  Provided, That funds appropriated under this heading in this Act 
are available for the purposes of section 5 of Public Law 95-348 and 
section 204 of Public Law 93-486, as amended by section 1(3) of Public 
Law 100-355.

                  national recreation and preservation

    For expenses necessary to carry out recreation programs, natural 
programs, cultural programs, heritage partnership programs, 
environmental compliance and review, international park affairs, and 
grant administration, not otherwise provided for, $62,632,000.

                       historic preservation fund

    For expenses necessary in carrying out the National Historic 
Preservation Act (division A of subtitle III of title 54, United States 
Code), $65,410,000, to be derived from the Historic Preservation Fund 
and to remain available until September 30, 2017, of which $500,000 is 
for competitive grants for the survey and nomination of properties to 
the National Register of Historic Places and as National Historic 
Landmarks associated with communities currently underrepresented, as 
determined by the Secretary, and of which $8,000,000 is for competitive 
grants to preserve the sites and stories of the Civil Rights movement:  
Provided, That such competitive grants shall be made without imposing 
the matching requirements in section 302902(b)(3) of title 54, United 
States Code to States and Indian tribes as defined in chapter 3003 of 
such title, Native Hawaiian organizations, local governments, including 
Certified Local Governments, and nonprofit organizations.

                              construction

    For construction, improvements, repair, or replacement of physical 
facilities, including modifications authorized by section 104 of the 
Everglades National Park Protection and Expansion Act of 1989 (16 U.S.C. 
410r-8), $192,937,000, to remain available until expended:  Provided, 
That, notwithstanding any other provision of law, for any project 
initially funded in fiscal year 2016 with a future phase indicated in 
the National Park Service 5-Year Line Item Construction Plan, a single 
procurement may be issued which includes the full scope of the project:  
Provided further, That the solicitation and contract shall contain the 
clause availability of funds found at 48 CFR 52.232-18:  Provided 
further, That National Park Service Donations, Park Concessions 
Franchise Fees, and Recreation Fees may be made available for the cost 
of adjustments and changes within the original scope of effort for 
projects funded by the National Park Service Construction appropriation: 
 Provided further, That the Secretary of the Interior shall consult with 
the Committees on Appropriations, in accordance with current 
reprogramming thresholds, prior to making any charges authorized by this 
section.

                    land and water conservation fund

                              (rescission)

    The <<NOTE: 54 USC 200308 note.>> contract authority provided for 
fiscal year 2016 by section 200308 of title 54, United States Code, is 
rescinded.

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                  land acquisition and state assistance

    For expenses necessary to carry out chapter 2003 of title 54, United 
States Code, including administrative expenses, and for acquisition of 
lands or waters, or interest therein, in accordance with the statutory 
authority applicable to the National Park Service, $173,670,000, to be 
derived from the Land and Water Conservation Fund and to remain 
available until expended, of which $110,000,000 is for the State 
assistance program and of which $10,000,000 shall be for the American 
Battlefield Protection Program grants as authorized by chapter 3081 of 
title 54, United States Code.

                          centennial challenge

    For expenses necessary to carry out the provisions of section 101701 
of title 54, United States Code, relating to challenge cost share 
agreements, $15,000,000, to remain available until expended, for 
Centennial Challenge projects and programs:  Provided, That not less 
than 50 percent of the total cost of each project or program shall be 
derived from non-Federal sources in the form of donated cash, assets, or 
a pledge of donation guaranteed by an irrevocable letter of credit.

                        administrative provisions

                      (including transfer of funds)

    In addition to other uses set forth in section 101917(c)(2) of title 
54, United States Code, franchise fees credited to a sub-account shall 
be available for expenditure by the Secretary, without further 
appropriation, for use at any unit within the National Park System to 
extinguish or reduce liability for Possessory Interest or leasehold 
surrender interest. Such funds may only be used for this purpose to the 
extent that the benefitting unit anticipated franchise fee receipts over 
the term of the contract at that unit exceed the amount of funds used to 
extinguish or reduce liability. Franchise fees at the benefitting unit 
shall be credited to the sub-account of the originating unit over a 
period not to exceed the term of a single contract at the benefitting 
unit, in the amount of funds so expended to extinguish or reduce 
liability.
    For the costs of administration of the Land and Water Conservation 
Fund grants authorized by section 105(a)(2)(B) of the Gulf of Mexico 
Energy Security Act of 2006 (Public Law 109-432), the National Park 
Service may retain up to 3 percent of the amounts which are authorized 
to be disbursed under such section, such retained amounts to remain 
available until expended.
    National Park Service funds may be transferred to the Federal 
Highway Administration (FHWA), Department of Transportation, for 
purposes authorized under 23 U.S.C. 204. Transfers may include a 
reasonable amount for FHWA administrative support costs.
    In <<NOTE: 31 USC 1321 note.>> fiscal year 2016 and each fiscal year 
thereafter, any amounts deposited into the National Park Service trust 
fund accounts (31 U.S.C. 1321(a)(l7)-(18)) shall be invested by the 
Secretary of the Treasury in interest bearing obligations of the United 
States to the extent such amounts are not, in his judgment, required to 
meet current withdrawals:  Provided, That interest earned by such 
investments shall be available for obligation without further 
appropriation, to the benefit of the project.

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                     United States Geological Survey

                  surveys, investigations, and research

    For expenses necessary for the United States Geological Survey to 
perform surveys, investigations, and research covering topography, 
geology, hydrology, biology, and the mineral and water resources of the 
United States, its territories and possessions, and other areas as 
authorized by 43 U.S.C. 31, 1332, and 1340; classify lands as to their 
mineral and water resources; give engineering supervision to power 
permittees and Federal Energy Regulatory Commission licensees; 
administer the minerals exploration program (30 U.S.C. 641); conduct 
inquiries into the economic conditions affecting mining and materials 
processing industries (30 U.S.C. 3, 21a, and 1603; 50 U.S.C. 98g(1)) and 
related purposes as authorized by law; and to publish and disseminate 
data relative to the foregoing activities; $1,062,000,000, to remain 
available until September 30, 2017; of which $57,637,189 shall remain 
available until expended for satellite operations; and of which 
$7,280,000 shall be available until expended for deferred maintenance 
and capital improvement projects that exceed $100,000 in cost:  
Provided, That none of the funds provided for the ecosystem research 
activity shall be used to conduct new surveys on private property, 
unless specifically authorized in writing by the property 
owner: <<NOTE: 43 USC 50.>>   Provided further, That no part of this 
appropriation shall be used to pay more than one-half the cost of 
topographic mapping or water resources data collection and 
investigations carried on in cooperation with States and municipalities.

                        administrative provisions

    From within the amount appropriated for activities of the United 
States Geological Survey such sums as are necessary shall be available 
for contracting for the furnishing of topographic maps and for the 
making of geophysical or other specialized surveys when it is 
administratively determined that such procedures are in the public 
interest; construction and maintenance of necessary buildings and 
appurtenant facilities; acquisition of lands for gauging stations and 
observation wells; expenses of the United States National Committee for 
Geological Sciences; and payment of compensation and expenses of persons 
employed by the Survey duly appointed to represent the United States in 
the negotiation and administration of interstate compacts:  Provided, 
That activities funded by appropriations herein made may be accomplished 
through the use of contracts, grants, or cooperative agreements as 
defined in section 6302 of title 31, United States Code:  Provided 
further, That the United States Geological Survey may enter into 
contracts or cooperative agreements directly with individuals or 
indirectly with institutions or nonprofit organizations, without regard 
to 41 U.S.C. 6101, for the temporary or intermittent services of 
students or recent graduates, who shall be considered employees for the 
purpose of chapters 57 and 81 of title 5, United States Code, relating 
to compensation for travel and work injuries, and chapter 171 of title 
28, United States Code, relating to tort claims, but shall not be 
considered to be Federal employees for any other purposes.

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                    Bureau of Ocean Energy Management

                         ocean energy management

    For expenses necessary for granting leases, easements, rights-of-way 
and agreements for use for oil and gas, other minerals, energy, and 
marine-related purposes on the Outer Continental Shelf and approving 
operations related thereto, as authorized by law; for environmental 
studies, as authorized by law; for implementing other laws and to the 
extent provided by Presidential or Secretarial delegation; and for 
matching grants or cooperative agreements, $170,857,000, of which 
$74,235,000, is to remain available until September 30, 2017 and of 
which $96,622,000 is to remain available until expended:  Provided, That 
this total appropriation shall be reduced by amounts collected by the 
Secretary and credited to this appropriation from additions to receipts 
resulting from increases to lease rental rates in effect on August 5, 
1993, and from cost recovery fees from activities conducted by the 
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management pursuant to the Outer Continental 
Shelf Lands Act, including studies, assessments, analysis, and 
miscellaneous administrative activities:  Provided further, That the sum 
herein appropriated shall be reduced as such collections are received 
during the fiscal year, so as to result in a final fiscal year 2016 
appropriation estimated at not more than $74,235,000:  Provided further, 
That not to exceed $3,000 shall be available for reasonable expenses 
related to promoting volunteer beach and marine cleanup activities.

             Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement

              offshore safety and environmental enforcement

    For expenses necessary for the regulation of operations related to 
leases, easements, rights-of-way and agreements for use for oil and gas, 
other minerals, energy, and marine-related purposes on the Outer 
Continental Shelf, as authorized by law; for enforcing and implementing 
laws and regulations as authorized by law and to the extent provided by 
Presidential or Secretarial delegation; and for matching grants or 
cooperative agreements, $124,772,000, of which $67,565,000 is to remain 
available until September 30, 2017 and of which $57,207,000 is to remain 
available until expended:  Provided, That this total appropriation shall 
be reduced by amounts collected by the Secretary and credited to this 
appropriation from additions to receipts resulting from increases to 
lease rental rates in effect on August 5, 1993, and from cost recovery 
fees from activities conducted by the Bureau of Safety and Environmental 
Enforcement pursuant to the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act, including 
studies, assessments, analysis, and miscellaneous administrative 
activities:  Provided further, That the sum herein appropriated shall be 
reduced as such collections are received during the fiscal year, so as 
to result in a final fiscal year 2016 appropriation estimated at not 
more than $67,565,000.
    For an additional amount, $65,000,000, to remain available until 
expended, to be reduced by amounts collected by the Secretary and 
credited to this appropriation, which shall be derived from non-
refundable inspection fees collected in fiscal year 2016, as provided in 
this Act:  Provided, That to the extent that amounts realized from such 
inspection fees exceed $65,000,000, the amounts realized

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in excess of $65,000,000 shall be credited to this appropriation and 
remain available until expended:  Provided further, That for fiscal year 
2016, not less than 50 percent of the inspection fees expended by the 
Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement will be used to fund 
personnel and mission-related costs to expand capacity and expedite the 
orderly development, subject to environmental safeguards, of the Outer 
Continental Shelf pursuant to the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act (43 
U.S.C. 1331 et seq.), including the review of applications for permits 
to drill.

                           oil spill research

    For necessary expenses to carry out title I, section 1016, title IV, 
sections 4202 and 4303, title VII, and title VIII, section 8201 of the 
Oil Pollution Act of 1990, $14,899,000, which shall be derived from the 
Oil Spill Liability Trust Fund, to remain available until expended.

          Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement

                        regulation and technology

    For necessary expenses to carry out the provisions of the Surface 
Mining Control and Reclamation Act of 1977, Public Law 95-87, 
$123,253,000, to remain available until September 30, 2017:  
Provided, <<NOTE: 30 USC 1211 note.>> That appropriations for the Office 
of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement may provide for the travel 
and per diem expenses of State and tribal personnel attending Office of 
Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement sponsored training.

    In addition, for costs to review, administer, and enforce permits 
issued by the Office pursuant to section 507 of Public Law 95-87 (30 
U.S.C. 1257), $40,000, to remain available until expended:  
Provided, <<NOTE: 30 USC 1257 note.>> That fees assessed and collected 
by the Office pursuant to such section 507 shall be credited to this 
account as discretionary offsetting collections, to remain available 
until expended:  Provided further, That the sum herein appropriated from 
the general fund shall be reduced as collections are received during the 
fiscal year, so as to result in a fiscal year 2016 appropriation 
estimated at not more than $123,253,000.

                     abandoned mine reclamation fund

    For necessary expenses to carry out title IV of the Surface Mining 
Control and Reclamation Act of 1977, Public Law 95-87, $27,303,000, to 
be derived from receipts of the Abandoned Mine Reclamation Fund and to 
remain available until expended:  Provided, That pursuant to Public Law 
97-365, the Department of the Interior is authorized to use up to 20 
percent from the recovery of the delinquent debt owed to the United 
States Government to pay for contracts to collect these debts:  Provided 
further, That funds made available under title IV of Public Law 95-87 
may be used for any required non-Federal share of the cost of projects 
funded by the Federal Government for the purpose of environmental 
restoration related to treatment or abatement of acid mine drainage from 
abandoned mines:  Provided further, That such projects must be 
consistent with the purposes and priorities of the Surface Mining 
Control and Reclamation Act:  Provided further, That amounts provided 
under this heading may be used for the travel and per

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diem expenses of State and tribal personnel attending Office of Surface 
Mining Reclamation and Enforcement sponsored training.
    In addition, $90,000,000, to remain available until expended, for 
grants to States for reclamation of abandoned mine lands and other 
related activities in accordance with the terms and conditions in the 
explanatory statement described in section 4 (in the matter preceding 
division A of this consolidated Act):  Provided, That such additional 
amount shall be used for economic and community development in 
conjunction with the priorities in section 403(a) of the Surface Mining 
Control and Reclamation Act of 1977 (30 U.S.C. 1233(a)):  Provided 
further, That such additional amount shall be distributed in equal 
amounts to the 3 Appalachian States with the greatest amount of unfunded 
needs to meet the priorities described in paragraphs (1) and (2) of such 
section:  Provided further, That such additional amount shall be 
allocated to States within 60 days after the date of enactment of this 
Act.

         Bureau of Indian Affairs and Bureau of Indian Education

                      operation of indian programs

                      (including transfer of funds)

    For expenses necessary for the operation of Indian programs, as 
authorized by law, including the Snyder Act of November 2, 1921 (25 
U.S.C. 13), the Indian Self-Determination and Education Assistance Act 
of 1975 (25 U.S.C. 450 et seq.), the Education Amendments of 1978 (25 
U.S.C. 2001-2019), and the Tribally Controlled Schools Act of 1988 (25 
U.S.C. 2501 et seq.), $2,267,924,000, to remain available until 
September 30, 2017, except as otherwise provided herein; of which not to 
exceed $8,500 may be for official reception and representation expenses; 
of which not to exceed $74,791,000 shall be for welfare assistance 
payments:  Provided, That, in cases of designated Federal disasters, the 
Secretary may exceed such cap, from the amounts provided herein, to 
provide for disaster relief to Indian communities affected by the 
disaster:  Provided further, That federally recognized Indian tribes and 
tribal organizations of federally recognized Indian tribes may use their 
tribal priority allocations for unmet welfare assistance costs:  
Provided further, That not to exceed $628,351,000 for school operations 
costs of Bureau-funded schools and other education programs shall become 
available on July 1, 2016, and shall remain available until September 
30, 2017:  Provided further, That not to exceed $43,813,000 shall remain 
available until expended for housing improvement, road maintenance, 
attorney fees, litigation support, land records improvement, and the 
Navajo-Hopi Settlement Program:  Provided further, That, notwithstanding 
any other provision of law, including but not limited to the Indian 
Self-Determination Act of 1975 (25 U.S.C. 450f et seq.) and section 1128 
of the Education Amendments of 1978 (25 U.S.C. 2008), not to exceed 
$73,276,000 within and only from such amounts made available for school 
operations shall be available for administrative cost grants associated 
with grants approved prior to July 1, 2016:  Provided further, That any 
forestry funds allocated to a federally recognized tribe which remain 
unobligated as of September 30, 2017, may be transferred during fiscal 
year 2018 to an Indian forest land assistance account established for 
the benefit of the holder

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of the funds within the holder's trust fund account:  Provided further, 
That any such unobligated balances not so transferred shall expire on 
September 30, 2018:  Provided further, That, in order to enhance the 
safety of Bureau field employees, the Bureau may use funds to purchase 
uniforms or other identifying articles of clothing for personnel.

                         contract support costs

    For payments to tribes and tribal organizations for contract support 
costs associated with Indian Self-Determination and Education Assistance 
Act agreements with the Bureau of Indian Affairs for fiscal year 2016, 
such sums as may be necessary, which shall be available for obligation 
through September 30, 2017:  Provided, That amounts obligated but not 
expended by a tribe or tribal organization for contract support costs 
for such agreements for the current fiscal year shall be applied to 
contract support costs otherwise due for such agreements for subsequent 
fiscal years:  Provided further, That, notwithstanding any other 
provision of law, no amounts made available under this heading shall be 
available for transfer to another budget account.

                              construction

                      (including transfer of funds)

    For construction, repair, improvement, and maintenance of irrigation 
and power systems, buildings, utilities, and other facilities, including 
architectural and engineering services by contract; acquisition of 
lands, and interests in lands; and preparation of lands for farming, and 
for construction of the Navajo Indian Irrigation Project pursuant to 
Public Law 87-483, $193,973,000, to remain available until expended:  
Provided, That such amounts as may be available for the construction of 
the Navajo Indian Irrigation Project may be transferred to the Bureau of 
Reclamation:  Provided further, That not to exceed 6 percent of contract 
authority available to the Bureau of Indian Affairs from the Federal 
Highway Trust Fund may be used to cover the road program management 
costs of the Bureau:  Provided further, That any funds provided for the 
Safety of Dams program pursuant to 25 U.S.C. 13 shall be made available 
on a nonreimbursable basis:  Provided further, That for fiscal year 
2016, in implementing new construction, replacement facilities 
construction, or facilities improvement and repair project grants in 
excess of $100,000 that are provided to grant schools under Public Law 
100-297, the Secretary of the Interior shall use the Administrative and 
Audit Requirements and Cost Principles for Assistance Programs contained 
in 43 CFR part 12 as the regulatory requirements:  Provided further, 
That such grants shall not be subject to section 12.61 of 43 CFR; the 
Secretary and the grantee shall negotiate and determine a schedule of 
payments for the work to be performed:  Provided further, That in 
considering grant applications, the Secretary shall consider whether 
such grantee would be deficient in assuring that the construction 
projects conform to applicable building standards and codes and Federal, 
tribal, or State health and safety standards as required by 25 U.S.C. 
2005(b), with respect to organizational and financial management 
capabilities:  Provided further, That if the Secretary declines a grant 
application, the Secretary shall follow the requirements contained in 25

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U.S.C. 2504(f):  Provided further, That any disputes between the 
Secretary and any grantee concerning a grant shall be subject to the 
disputes provision in 25 U.S.C. 2507(e):  Provided further, That in 
order to ensure timely completion of construction projects, the 
Secretary may assume control of a project and all funds related to the 
project, if, within 18 months of the date of enactment of this Act, any 
grantee receiving funds appropriated in this Act or in any prior Act, 
has not completed the planning and design phase of the project and 
commenced construction:  Provided further, That this appropriation may 
be reimbursed from the Office of the Special Trustee for American 
Indians appropriation for the appropriate share of construction costs 
for space expansion needed in agency offices to meet trust reform 
implementation.

 indian land and water claim settlements and miscellaneous payments to 
                                 indians

    For payments and necessary administrative expenses for 
implementation of Indian land and water claim settlements pursuant to 
Public Laws 99-264, 100-580, 101-618, 111-11, and 111-291, and for 
implementation of other land and water rights settlements, $49,475,000, 
to remain available until expended.

                 indian guaranteed loan program account

    For the cost of guaranteed loans and insured loans, $7,748,000, of 
which $1,062,000 is for administrative expenses, as authorized by the 
Indian Financing Act of 1974:  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 total loan principal, any part of which is to 
be guaranteed or insured, not to exceed $113,804,510.

                        administrative provisions

    The Bureau of Indian Affairs may carry out the operation of Indian 
programs by direct expenditure, contracts, cooperative agreements, 
compacts, and grants, either directly or in cooperation with States and 
other organizations.
    Notwithstanding 25 U.S.C. 15, the Bureau of Indian Affairs may 
contract for services in support of the management, operation, and 
maintenance of the Power Division of the San Carlos Irrigation Project.
    Notwithstanding any other provision of law, no funds available to 
the Bureau of Indian Affairs for central office oversight and Executive 
Direction and Administrative Services (except executive direction and 
administrative services funding for Tribal Priority Allocations, 
regional offices, and facilities operations and maintenance) shall be 
available for contracts, grants, compacts, or cooperative agreements 
with the Bureau of Indian Affairs under the provisions of the Indian 
Self-Determination Act or the Tribal Self-Governance Act of 1994 (Public 
Law 103-413).
    In the event any tribe returns appropriations made available by this 
Act to the Bureau of Indian Affairs, this action shall not diminish the 
Federal Government's trust responsibility to that tribe, or the 
government-to-government relationship between the United

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States and that tribe, or that tribe's ability to access future 
appropriations.
    Notwithstanding any other provision of law, no funds available to 
the Bureau of Indian Education, other than the amounts provided herein 
for assistance to public schools under 25 U.S.C. 452 et seq., shall be 
available to support the operation of any elementary or secondary school 
in the State of Alaska.
    No funds available to the Bureau of Indian Education shall be used 
to support expanded grades for any school or dormitory beyond the grade 
structure in place or approved by the Secretary of the Interior at each 
school in the Bureau of Indian Education school system as of October 1, 
1995, except that the Secretary of the Interior may waive this 
prohibition to support expansion of up to one additional grade when the 
Secretary determines such waiver is needed to support accomplishment of 
the mission of the Bureau of Indian Education. Appropriations made 
available in this or any prior Act for schools funded by the Bureau 
shall be available, in accordance with the Bureau's funding formula, 
only to the schools in the Bureau school system as of September 1, 1996, 
and to any school or school program that was reinstated in fiscal year 
2012. Funds made available under this Act may not be used to establish a 
charter school at a Bureau-funded school (as that term is defined in 
section 1141 of the Education Amendments of 1978 (25 U.S.C. 2021)), 
except that a charter school that is in existence on the date of the 
enactment of this Act and that has operated at a Bureau-funded school 
before September 1, 1999, may continue to operate during that period, 
but only if the charter school pays to the Bureau a pro rata share of 
funds to reimburse the Bureau for the use of the real and personal 
property (including buses and vans), the funds of the charter school are 
kept separate and apart from Bureau funds, and the Bureau does not 
assume any obligation for charter school programs of the State in which 
the school is located if the charter school loses such funding. 
Employees of Bureau-funded schools sharing a campus with a charter 
school and performing functions related to the charter school's 
operation and employees of a charter school shall not be treated as 
Federal employees for purposes of chapter 171 of title 28, United States 
Code.
    Notwithstanding any other provision of law, including section 113 of 
title I of appendix C of Public Law 106-113, if in fiscal year 2003 or 
2004 a grantee received indirect and administrative costs pursuant to a 
distribution formula based on section 5(f) of Public Law 101-301, the 
Secretary shall continue to distribute indirect and administrative cost 
funds to such grantee using the section 5(f) distribution formula.
    Funds available under this Act may not be used to establish 
satellite locations of schools in the Bureau school system as of 
September 1, 1996, except that the Secretary may waive this prohibition 
in order for an Indian tribe to provide language and cultural immersion 
educational programs for non-public schools located within the 
jurisdictional area of the tribal government which exclusively serve 
tribal members, do not include grades beyond those currently served at 
the existing Bureau-funded school, provide an educational environment 
with educator presence and academic facilities comparable to the Bureau-
funded school, comply with all applicable Tribal, Federal, or State 
health and safety standards,

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and the Americans with Disabilities Act, and demonstrate the benefits of 
establishing operations at a satellite location in lieu of incurring 
extraordinary costs, such as for transportation or other impacts to 
students such as those caused by busing students extended distances:  
Provided, That no funds available under this Act may be used to fund 
operations, maintenance, rehabilitation, construction or other 
facilities-related costs for such assets that are not owned by the 
Bureau:  Provided further, That the term ``satellite school'' means a 
school location physically separated from the existing Bureau school by 
more than 50 miles but that forms part of the existing school in all 
other respects.

                          Departmental Offices

                         Office of the Secretary

                         departmental operations

    For necessary expenses for management of the Department of the 
Interior, including the collection and disbursement of royalties, fees, 
and other mineral revenue proceeds, and for grants and cooperative 
agreements, as authorized by law, $721,769,000, to remain available 
until September 30, 2017; of which not to exceed $15,000 may be for 
official reception and representation expenses; and of which up to 
$1,000,000 shall be available for workers compensation payments and 
unemployment compensation payments associated with the orderly closure 
of the United States Bureau of Mines; and of which $12,618,000 for the 
Office of Valuation Services is to be derived from the Land and Water 
Conservation Fund and shall remain available until expended; and of 
which $38,300,000 shall remain available until expended for the purpose 
of mineral revenue management activities:  Provided, That 
notwithstanding any other provision of law, $15,000 under this heading 
shall be available for refunds of overpayments in connection with 
certain Indian leases in which the Secretary concurred with the claimed 
refund due, to pay amounts owed to Indian allottees or tribes, or to 
correct prior unrecoverable erroneous payments.

                        administrative provisions

    For fiscal year 2016, up to $400,000 of the payments authorized by 
the Act of October 20, 1976 (31 U.S.C. 6901-6907) may be retained for 
administrative expenses of the Payments in Lieu of Taxes Program:  
Provided, That no payment shall be made pursuant to that Act to 
otherwise eligible units of local government if the computed amount of 
the payment is less than $100:  Provided further, That the Secretary may 
reduce the payment authorized by 31 U.S.C. 6901-6907 for an individual 
county by the amount necessary to correct prior year overpayments to 
that county:  Provided further, That the amount needed to correct a 
prior year underpayment to an individual county shall be paid from any 
reductions for overpayments to other counties and the amount necessary 
to cover any remaining underpayment is hereby appropriated and shall be 
paid to individual counties:  Provided further, That of the total amount 
made available by this title for ``Office of the Secretary--Departmental 
Operations'', $452,000,000 shall be available to the Secretary of the 
Interior for an additional amount for fiscal

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year 2016 for payments in lieu of taxes under chapter 69 of title 31, 
United States Code.

                             Insular Affairs

                        assistance to territories

    For expenses necessary for assistance to territories under the 
jurisdiction of the Department of the Interior and other jurisdictions 
identified in section 104(e) of Public Law 108-188, $86,976,000, of 
which: (1) $77,528,000 shall remain available until expended for 
territorial assistance, including general technical assistance, 
maintenance assistance, disaster assistance, coral reef initiative 
activities, and brown tree snake control and research; grants to the 
judiciary in American Samoa for compensation and expenses, as authorized 
by law (48 U.S.C. 1661(c)); grants to the Government of American Samoa, 
in addition to current local revenues, for construction and support of 
governmental functions; grants to the Government of the Virgin Islands 
as authorized by law; grants to the Government of Guam, as authorized by 
law; and grants to the Government of the Northern Mariana Islands as 
authorized by law (Public Law 94-241; 90 Stat. 272); and (2) $9,448,000 
shall be available until September 30, 2017, for salaries and expenses 
of the Office of Insular Affairs: <<NOTE: 48 USC 1469b.>>   Provided, 
That all financial transactions of the territorial and local governments 
herein provided for, including such transactions of all agencies or 
instrumentalities established or used by such governments, may be 
audited by the Government Accountability Office, at its discretion, in 
accordance with chapter 35 of title 31, United States Code:  Provided 
further, That Northern Mariana Islands Covenant grant funding shall be 
provided according to those terms of the Agreement of the Special 
Representatives on Future United States Financial Assistance for the 
Northern Mariana Islands approved by Public Law 104-134:  Provided 
further, That the funds for the program of operations and maintenance 
improvement are appropriated to institutionalize routine operations and 
maintenance improvement of capital infrastructure with territorial 
participation and cost sharing to be determined by the Secretary based 
on the grantee's commitment to timely maintenance of its capital assets: 
 Provided further, That any appropriation for disaster assistance under 
this heading in this Act or previous appropriations Acts may be used as 
non-Federal matching funds for the purpose of hazard mitigation grants 
provided pursuant to section 404 of the Robert T. Stafford Disaster 
Relief and Emergency Assistance Act (42 U.S.C. 5170c).

                       compact of free association

    For grants and necessary expenses, $3,318,000, to remain available 
until expended, as provided for in sections 221(a)(2) and 233 of the 
Compact of Free Association for the Republic of Palau; and section 
221(a)(2) of the Compacts of Free Association for the Government of the 
Republic of the Marshall Islands and the Federated States of Micronesia, 
as authorized by Public Law 99-658 and Public Law 108-188.

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                        Administrative Provisions

                      (including transfer of funds)

    At the request of the Governor of Guam, the Secretary may transfer 
discretionary funds or mandatory funds provided under section 104(e) of 
Public Law 108-188 and Public Law 104-134, that are allocated for Guam, 
to the Secretary of Agriculture for the subsidy cost of direct or 
guaranteed loans, plus not to exceed three percent of the amount of the 
subsidy transferred for the cost of loan administration, for the 
purposes authorized by the Rural Electrification Act of 1936 and section 
306(a)(1) of the Consolidated Farm and Rural Development Act for 
construction and repair projects in Guam, and such funds shall remain 
available until expended:  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 such loans or 
loan guarantees may be made without regard to the population of the 
area, credit elsewhere requirements, and restrictions on the types of 
eligible entities under the Rural Electrification Act of 1936 and 
section 306(a)(1) of the Consolidated Farm and Rural Development Act:  
Provided further, That any funds transferred to the Secretary of 
Agriculture shall be in addition to funds otherwise made available to 
make or guarantee loans under such authorities.

                         Office of the Solicitor

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses of the Office of the Solicitor, $65,800,000.

                       Office of Inspector General

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses of the Office of Inspector General, 
$50,047,000.

           Office of the Special Trustee for American Indians

                         federal trust programs

                      (including transfer of funds)

    For the operation of trust programs for Indians by direct 
expenditure, contracts, cooperative agreements, compacts, and grants, 
$139,029,000, to remain available until expended, of which not to exceed 
$22,120,000 from this or any other Act, may be available for historical 
accounting:  Provided, That funds for trust management improvements and 
litigation support may, as needed, be transferred to or merged with the 
Bureau of Indian Affairs and Bureau of Indian Education, ``Operation of 
Indian Programs'' account; the Office of the Solicitor, ``Salaries and 
Expenses'' account; and the Office of the Secretary, ``Departmental 
Operations'' account:  Provided further, That funds made available 
through contracts or grants obligated during fiscal year 2016, as 
authorized by the Indian Self-Determination Act of 1975 (25 U.S.C. 450 
et seq.),

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shall remain available until expended by the contractor or grantee:  
Provided further, That, notwithstanding any other provision of law, the 
Secretary shall not be required to provide a quarterly statement of 
performance for any Indian trust account that has not had activity for 
at least 15 months and has a balance of $15 or less:  Provided further, 
That the Secretary shall issue an annual account statement and maintain 
a record of any such accounts and shall permit the balance in each such 
account to be withdrawn upon the express written request of the account 
holder:  Provided further, That not to exceed $50,000 is available for 
the Secretary to make payments to correct administrative errors of 
either disbursements from or deposits to Individual Indian Money or 
Tribal accounts after September 30, 2002:  Provided further, That 
erroneous payments that are recovered shall be credited to and remain 
available in this account for this purpose:  Provided further, That the 
Secretary shall not be required to reconcile Special Deposit Accounts 
with a balance of less than $500 unless the Office of the Special 
Trustee receives proof of ownership from a Special Deposit Accounts 
claimant.

                        Department-wide Programs

                        wildland fire management

                     (including transfers of funds)

    For necessary expenses for fire preparedness, fire suppression 
operations, fire science and research, emergency rehabilitation, 
hazardous fuels management activities, and rural fire assistance by the 
Department of the Interior, $816,745,000, to remain available until 
expended, of which not to exceed $6,427,000 shall be for the renovation 
or construction of fire facilities:  Provided, That such funds are also 
available for repayment of advances to other appropriation accounts from 
which funds were previously transferred for such purposes:  Provided 
further, That of the funds provided $170,000,000 is for hazardous fuels 
management activities:  Provided further, That of the funds provided 
$18,970,000 is for burned area rehabilitation:  Provided further, That 
persons hired pursuant to 43 U.S.C. 1469 may be furnished subsistence 
and lodging without cost from funds available from this appropriation:  
Provided further, That notwithstanding 42 U.S.C. 1856d, sums received by 
a bureau or office of the Department of the Interior for fire protection 
rendered pursuant to 42 U.S.C. 1856 et seq., protection of United States 
property, may be credited to the appropriation from which funds were 
expended to provide that protection, and are available without fiscal 
year limitation:  Provided further, That using the amounts designated 
under this title of this Act, the Secretary of the Interior may enter 
into procurement contracts, grants, or cooperative agreements, for 
hazardous fuels management and resilient landscapes activities, and for 
training and monitoring associated with such hazardous fuels management 
and resilient landscapes activities on Federal land, or on adjacent non-
Federal land for activities that benefit resources on Federal land:  
Provided further, That the costs of implementing any cooperative 
agreement between the Federal Government and any non-Federal entity may 
be shared, as mutually agreed on by the affected parties:  Provided 
further, That notwithstanding requirements of the Competition in

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Contracting Act, the Secretary, for purposes of hazardous fuels 
management and resilient landscapes activities, may obtain maximum 
practicable competition among: (1) local private, nonprofit, or 
cooperative entities; (2) Youth Conservation Corps crews, Public Lands 
Corps (Public Law 109-154), or related partnerships with State, local, 
or nonprofit youth groups; (3) small or micro-businesses; or (4) other 
entities that will hire or train locally a significant percentage, 
defined as 50 percent or more, of the project workforce to complete such 
contracts:  Provided further, That in implementing this section, the 
Secretary shall develop written guidance to field units to ensure 
accountability and consistent application of the authorities provided 
herein:  Provided further, That funds appropriated under this heading 
may be used to reimburse the United States Fish and Wildlife Service and 
the National Marine Fisheries Service for the costs of carrying out 
their responsibilities under the Endangered Species Act of 1973 (16 
U.S.C. 1531 et seq.) to consult and conference, as required by section 7 
of such Act, in connection with wildland fire management activities:  
Provided further, That the Secretary of the Interior may use wildland 
fire appropriations to enter into leases of real property with local 
governments, at or below fair market value, to construct capitalized 
improvements for fire facilities on such leased properties, including 
but not limited to fire guard stations, retardant stations, and other 
initial attack and fire support facilities, and to make advance payments 
for any such lease or for construction activity associated with the 
lease:  Provided further, That the Secretary of the Interior and the 
Secretary of Agriculture may authorize the transfer of funds 
appropriated for wildland fire management, in an aggregate amount not to 
exceed $50,000,000, between the Departments when such transfers would 
facilitate and expedite wildland fire management programs and projects:  
Provided further, That funds provided for wildfire suppression shall be 
available for support of Federal emergency response actions:  Provided 
further, That funds appropriated under this heading shall be available 
for assistance to or through the Department of State in connection with 
forest and rangeland research, technical information, and assistance in 
foreign countries, and, with the concurrence of the Secretary of State, 
shall be available to support forestry, wildland fire management, and 
related natural resource activities outside the United States and its 
territories and possessions, including technical assistance, education 
and training, and cooperation with United States and international 
organizations.

                 flame wildfire suppression reserve fund

                      (including transfer of funds)

    For necessary expenses for large fire suppression operations of the 
Department of the Interior and as a reserve fund for suppression and 
Federal emergency response activities, $177,000,000, to remain available 
until expended:  Provided, That such amounts are only available for 
transfer to the ``Wildland Fire Management'' account following a 
declaration by the Secretary in accordance with section 502 of the FLAME 
Act of 2009 (43 U.S.C. 1748a).

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                    central hazardous materials fund

    For necessary expenses of the Department of the Interior and any of 
its component offices and bureaus for the response action, including 
associated activities, performed pursuant to the Comprehensive 
Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (42 U.S.C. 9601 
et seq.), $10,010,000, to remain available until expended.

           Natural Resource Damage Assessment and Restoration

                 natural resource damage assessment fund

    To conduct natural resource damage assessment, restoration 
activities, and onshore oil spill preparedness by the Department of the 
Interior necessary to carry out the provisions of the Comprehensive 
Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (42 U.S.C. 9601 
et seq.), the Federal Water Pollution Control Act (33 U.S.C. 1251 et 
seq.), the Oil Pollution Act of 1990 (33 U.S.C. 2701 et seq.), and 
Public Law 101-337 (16 U.S.C. 19jj et seq.), $7,767,000, to remain 
available until expended.

                          working capital fund

    For the operation and maintenance of a departmental financial and 
business management system, information technology improvements of 
general benefit to the Department, and the consolidation of facilities 
and operations throughout the Department, $67,100,000, to remain 
available until expended:  Provided, That none of the funds appropriated 
in this Act or any other Act may be used to establish reserves in the 
Working Capital Fund account other than for accrued annual leave and 
depreciation of equipment without prior approval of the Committees on 
Appropriations of the House of Representatives and the Senate:  Provided 
further, That the Secretary may assess reasonable charges to State, 
local and tribal government employees for training services provided by 
the National Indian Program Training Center, other than training related 
to Public Law 93-638:  Provided further, That the Secretary may lease or 
otherwise provide space and related facilities, equipment or 
professional services of the National Indian Program Training Center to 
State, local and tribal government employees or persons or organizations 
engaged in cultural, educational, or recreational activities (as defined 
in section 3306(a) of title 40, United States Code) at the prevailing 
rate for similar space, facilities, equipment, or services in the 
vicinity of the National Indian Program Training Center:  Provided 
further, That all funds received pursuant to the two preceding provisos 
shall be credited to this account, shall be available until expended, 
and shall be used by the Secretary for necessary expenses of the 
National Indian Program Training Center:  Provided further, That the 
Secretary may enter into grants and cooperative agreements to support 
the Office of Natural Resource Revenue's collection and disbursement of 
royalties, fees, and other mineral revenue proceeds, as authorized by 
law.

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                        administrative provision

    There is hereby authorized for acquisition from available resources 
within the Working Capital Fund, aircraft which may be obtained by 
donation, purchase or through available excess surplus property:  
Provided, That existing aircraft being replaced may be sold, with 
proceeds derived or trade-in value used to offset the purchase price for 
the replacement aircraft.

             General Provisions, Department of the Interior

                     (including transfers of funds)

               emergency transfer authority--intra-bureau

    Sec. 101.  Appropriations made in this title shall be available for 
expenditure or transfer (within each bureau or office), with the 
approval of the Secretary, for the emergency reconstruction, 
replacement, or repair of aircraft, buildings, utilities, or other 
facilities or equipment damaged or destroyed by fire, flood, storm, or 
other unavoidable causes:  Provided, That no funds shall be made 
available under this authority until funds specifically made available 
to the Department of the Interior for emergencies shall have been 
exhausted:  Provided further, That all funds used pursuant to this 
section must be replenished by a supplemental appropriation, which must 
be requested as promptly as possible.

              emergency transfer authority--department-wide

    Sec. 102.  The Secretary may authorize the expenditure or transfer 
of any no year appropriation in this title, in addition to the amounts 
included in the budget programs of the several agencies, for the 
suppression or emergency prevention of wildland fires on or threatening 
lands under the jurisdiction of the Department of the Interior; for the 
emergency rehabilitation of burned-over lands under its jurisdiction; 
for emergency actions related to potential or actual earthquakes, 
floods, volcanoes, storms, or other unavoidable causes; for contingency 
planning subsequent to actual oil spills; for response and natural 
resource damage assessment activities related to actual oil spills or 
releases of hazardous substances into the environment; for the 
prevention, suppression, and control of actual or potential grasshopper 
and Mormon cricket outbreaks on lands under the jurisdiction of the 
Secretary, pursuant to the authority in section 417(b) of Public Law 
106-224 (7 U.S.C. 7717(b)); for emergency reclamation projects under 
section 410 of Public Law 95-87; and shall transfer, from any no year 
funds available to the Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and 
Enforcement, such funds as may be necessary to permit assumption of 
regulatory authority in the event a primacy State is not carrying out 
the regulatory provisions of the Surface Mining Act:  Provided, That 
appropriations made in this title for wildland fire operations shall be 
available for the payment of obligations incurred during the preceding 
fiscal year, and for reimbursement to other Federal agencies for 
destruction of vehicles, aircraft, or other equipment in connection with 
their use for wildland fire operations, such reimbursement to be 
credited to appropriations currently available at the time of receipt 
thereof:  Provided further, That for wildland fire operations, no funds 
shall be made available under this

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authority until the Secretary determines that funds appropriated for 
``wildland fire operations'' and ``FLAME Wildfire Suppression Reserve 
Fund'' shall be exhausted within 30 days:  Provided further, That all 
funds used pursuant to this section must be replenished by a 
supplemental appropriation, which must be requested as promptly as 
possible:  Provided further, That such replenishment funds shall be used 
to reimburse, on a pro rata basis, accounts from which emergency funds 
were transferred.

                         authorized use of funds

    Sec. 103.  Appropriations made to the Department of the Interior in 
this title shall be available for services as authorized by section 3109 
of title 5, United States Code, when authorized by the Secretary, in 
total amount not to exceed $500,000; purchase and replacement of motor 
vehicles, including specially equipped law enforcement vehicles; hire, 
maintenance, and operation of aircraft; hire of passenger motor 
vehicles; purchase of reprints; payment for telephone service in private 
residences in the field, when authorized under regulations approved by 
the Secretary; and the payment of dues, when authorized by the 
Secretary, for library membership in societies or associations which 
issue publications to members only or at a price to members lower than 
to subscribers who are not members.

            authorized use of funds, indian trust management

    Sec. 104.  Appropriations made in this Act under the headings Bureau 
of Indian Affairs and Bureau of Indian Education, and Office of the 
Special Trustee for American Indians and any unobligated balances from 
prior appropriations Acts made under the same headings shall be 
available for expenditure or transfer for Indian trust management and 
reform activities. Total funding for historical accounting activities 
shall not exceed amounts specifically designated in this Act for such 
purpose.

            redistribution of funds, bureau of indian affairs

    Sec. 105.  Notwithstanding any other provision of law, the Secretary 
of the Interior is authorized to redistribute any Tribal Priority 
Allocation funds, including tribal base funds, to alleviate tribal 
funding inequities by transferring funds to address identified, unmet 
needs, dual enrollment, overlapping service areas or inaccurate 
distribution methodologies. No tribe shall receive a reduction in Tribal 
Priority Allocation funds of more than 10 percent in fiscal year 2016. 
Under circumstances of dual enrollment, overlapping service areas or 
inaccurate distribution methodologies, the 10 percent limitation does 
not apply.

                  ellis, governors, and liberty islands

    Sec. 106.  Notwithstanding any other provision of law, the Secretary 
of the Interior is authorized to acquire lands, waters, or interests 
therein including the use of all or part of any pier, dock, or landing 
within the State of New York and the State of New Jersey, for the 
purpose of operating and maintaining facilities in the support of 
transportation and accommodation of visitors to Ellis, Governors, and 
Liberty Islands, and of other program

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and administrative activities, by donation or with appropriated funds, 
including franchise fees (and other monetary consideration), or by 
exchange; and the Secretary is authorized to negotiate and enter into 
leases, subleases, concession contracts or other agreements for the use 
of such facilities on such terms and conditions as the Secretary may 
determine reasonable.

                 outer continental shelf inspection fees

    Sec. 107. (a) In fiscal year 2016, the Secretary shall collect a 
nonrefundable inspection fee, which shall be deposited in the ``Offshore 
Safety and Environmental Enforcement'' account, from the designated 
operator for facilities subject to inspection under 43 U.S.C. 1348(c).
    (b) Annual fees shall be collected for facilities that are above the 
waterline, excluding drilling rigs, and are in place at the start of the 
fiscal year. Fees for fiscal year 2016 shall be:
            (1) $10,500 for facilities with no wells, but with 
        processing equipment or gathering lines;
            (2) $17,000 for facilities with 1 to 10 wells, with any 
        combination of active or inactive wells; and
            (3) $31,500 for facilities with more than 10 wells, with any 
        combination of active or inactive wells.

    (c) Fees for drilling rigs shall be assessed for all inspections 
completed in fiscal year 2016. Fees for fiscal year 2016 shall be:
            (1) $30,500 per inspection for rigs operating in water 
        depths of 500 feet or more; and
            (2) $16,700 per inspection for rigs operating in water 
        depths of less than 500 feet.

    (d) The Secretary shall bill designated operators under subsection 
(b) within 60 days, with payment required within 30 days of billing. The 
Secretary shall bill designated operators under subsection (c) within 30 
days of the end of the month in which the inspection occurred, with 
payment required within 30 days of billing.

     bureau of ocean energy management, regulation and enforcement 
                             reorganization

    Sec. 108.  The Secretary of the Interior, in order to implement a 
reorganization of the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation and 
Enforcement, may transfer funds among and between the successor offices 
and bureaus affected by the reorganization only in conformance with the 
reprogramming guidelines described in the explanatory statement 
described in section 4 (in the matter preceding division A of this 
consolidated Act).

  contracts and agreements for wild horse and burro holding facilities

    Sec. 109.  <<NOTE: 16 USC 1336 note.>> Notwithstanding any other 
provision of this Act, the Secretary of the Interior may enter into 
multiyear cooperative agreements with nonprofit organizations and other 
appropriate entities, and may enter into multiyear contracts in 
accordance with the provisions of section 3903 of title 41, United 
States Code (except that the 5-year term restriction in subsection (a) 
shall not apply), for the long-term care and maintenance of excess wild 
free roaming horses and burros by such organizations or entities on 
private

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land. Such cooperative agreements and contracts may not exceed 10 years, 
subject to renewal at the discretion of the Secretary.

                        mass marking of salmonids

    Sec. 110.  The United States Fish and Wildlife Service shall, in 
carrying out its responsibilities to protect threatened and endangered 
species of salmon, implement a system of mass marking of salmonid 
stocks, intended for harvest, that are released from federally operated 
or federally financed hatcheries including but not limited to fish 
releases of coho, chinook, and steelhead species. Marked fish must have 
a visible mark that can be readily identified by commercial and 
recreational fishers.

                   exhaustion of administrative review

    Sec. 111.  Paragraph (1) of section 122(a) of division E of Public 
Law 112-74 (125 Stat. 1013) is amended by striking ``through 2016,'' in 
the first sentence and inserting ``through 2018,''.

                     wild lands funding prohibition

    Sec. 112.  None of the funds made available in this Act or any other 
Act may be used to implement, administer, or enforce Secretarial Order 
No. 3310 issued by the Secretary of the Interior on December 22, 2010:  
Provided, That nothing in this section shall restrict the Secretary's 
authorities under sections 201 and 202 of the Federal Land Policy and 
Management Act of 1976 (43 U.S.C. 1711 and 1712).

               bureau of indian education operated schools

    Sec. 113.  Section 115(d) of division E of Public Law 112-74 (25 
U.S.C. 2000 note) is amended by striking ``2017'' and inserting 
``2027''.

                           volunteers in parks

    Sec. 114.  Section 102301(d) of title 54, United States Code, is 
amended by striking ``$3,500,000'' and inserting ``$7,000,000''.

              contracts and agreements with indian affairs

    Sec. 115.  Notwithstanding any other provision of law, during fiscal 
year 2016, in carrying out work involving cooperation with State, local, 
and tribal governments or any political subdivision thereof, Indian 
Affairs may record obligations against accounts receivable from any such 
entities, except that total obligations at the end of the fiscal year 
shall not exceed total budgetary resources available at the end of the 
fiscal year.

                             heritage areas

    Sec. 116. <<NOTE: 54 USC 320101 note.>> (a) Section 157(h)(1) of 
title I of Public Law 106-291 (16 U.S.C. 461 note) is amended by 
striking ``$11,000,000'' and inserting ``$13,000,000''.

    (b) Division II of Public Law 104-333 (16 U.S.C. 461 note) is 
amended--

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            (1) <<NOTE: 54 USC 320101 notes.>>  in sections 409(a), 
        508(a), and 812(a) by striking ``$15,000,000'' and inserting 
        ``$17,000,000''; and
            (2) <<NOTE: 54 USC 320101 notes.>>  in sections 208, 310, 
        and 607 by striking ``2015'' and inserting ``2017''.

                               sage-grouse

    Sec. 117.  None of the funds made available by this or any other Act 
may be used by the Secretary of the Interior to write or issue pursuant 
to section 4 of the Endangered Species Act of 1973 (16 U.S.C. 1533)--
                    (1) a proposed rule for greater sage-grouse 
                (Centrocercus urophasianus);
                    (2) a proposed rule for the Columbia basin distinct 
                population segment of greater sage-grouse.

                     onshore pay authority extension

    Sec. 118.  For fiscal year 2016, funds made available in this title 
for the Bureau of Land Management and the Bureau of Indian Affairs may 
be used by the Secretary of the Interior to establish higher minimum 
rates of basic pay for employees of the Department of the Interior 
carrying out the inspection and regulation of onshore oil and gas 
operations on public lands in the Petroleum Engineer (GS-0881) and 
Petroleum Engineering Technician (GS-0802) job series at grades 5 
through 14 at rates no greater than 25 percent above the minimum rates 
of basic pay normally scheduled, and such higher rates shall be 
consistent with subsections (e) through (h) of section 5305 of title 5, 
United States Code.

                            republic of palau

    Sec. 119. (a) In General.--Subject to subsection (c), the United 
States Government, through the Secretary of the Interior shall provide 
to the Government of Palau for fiscal year 2016 grants in amounts equal 
to the annual amounts specified in subsections (a), (c), and (d) of 
section 211 of the Compact of Free Association between the Government of 
the United States of America and the Government of Palau (48 U.S.C. 1931 
note) (referred to in this section as the ``Compact'').
    (b) Programmatic Assistance.--Subject to subsection (c), the United 
States shall provide programmatic assistance to the Republic of Palau 
for fiscal year 2016 in amounts equal to the amounts provided in 
subsections (a) and (b)(1) of section 221 of the Compact.
    (c) Limitations on Assistance.--
            (1) In general.--The grants and programmatic assistance 
        provided under subsections (a) and (b) shall be provided to the 
        same extent and in the same manner as the grants and assistance 
        were provided in fiscal year 2009.
            (2) Trust fund.--If the Government of Palau withdraws more 
        than $5,000,000 from the trust fund established under section 
        211(f) of the Compact, amounts to be provided under subsections 
        (a) and (b) shall be withheld from the Government of Palau.

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   wildlife restoration extension of investment of unexpended amounts

    Sec. 120.  Section 3(b)(2)(C) of the Pittman-Robertson Wildlife 
Restoration Act (16 U.S.C. 669b(b)(2)(C)) is amended by striking 
``2016'' and inserting ``2026''.

                       prohibition on use of funds

    Sec. 121. (a) Any proposed new use of the Arizona & California 
Railroad Company's Right of Way for conveyance of water shall not 
proceed unless the Secretary of the Interior certifies that the proposed 
new use is within the scope of the Right of Way.
    (b) No funds appropriated or otherwise made available to the 
Department of the Interior may be used, in relation to any proposal to 
store water underground for the purpose of export, for approval of any 
right-of-way or similar authorization on the Mojave National Preserve or 
lands managed by the Needles Field Office of the Bureau of Land 
Management, or for carrying out any activities associated with such 
right-of-way or similar approval.

                                TITLE II

                     ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

                         Science and Technology

    For science and technology, including research and development 
activities, which shall include research and development activities 
under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and 
Liability Act of 1980; necessary expenses for personnel and related 
costs and travel expenses; procurement of laboratory equipment and 
supplies; and other operating expenses in support of research and 
development, $734,648,000, to remain available until September 30, 2017: 
 Provided, That of the funds included under this heading, $14,100,000 
shall be for Research: National Priorities as specified in the 
explanatory statement descr