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Public Law No: 114-301 (12/16/2016)

[114th Congress Public Law 301]
[From the U.S. Government Publishing Office]

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Public Law 114-301
114th Congress

                                 An Act

To eliminate or modify certain mandates of the Government Accountability 
             Office. <<NOTE: Dec. 16, 2016 -  [H.R. 5687]>> 

    Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the 
United States of America in Congress assembled, <<NOTE: GAO Mandates 
Revision Act of 2016. 31 USC 7501 note.>> 

    This Act may be cited as the ``GAO Mandates Revision Act of 2016''.

    (a) Single Audit Act Monitoring Responsibilities.--
            (1) In general.--Chapter 75 of title 31, United States Code, 
        is amended--
                    (A) by striking section 7506; and
                    (B) by redesignating section 7507 as section 7506.
            (2) Technical and conforming amendment.--The table of 
        sections for chapter 75 of title 31, United States Code, is 
        amended by striking the items relating to sections 7506 and 7507 
        and inserting the following:

``7506. Effective date.''.

    (b) Review of Medigap Premium Levels.--Section 111(c) of the 
Medicare, Medicaid, and SCHIP Benefits Improvement and Protection Act of 
2000 (Appendix F; 114 Stat. <<NOTE: 42 USC 1395l note.>>  2763A-473), as 
enacted into law by section 1(a)(6) of Public Law 106-554, is repealed.

    (c) Report on Dispute Resolution Pilot Program.--Section 1105 of the 
Sandy Recovery Improvement Act of 2013 (42 U.S.C. 5189a note) is amended 
by striking subsection (d).
    (d) Biennial Survey Regarding Transportation Intelligence Reports.--
Section 114(u) of title 49, United States Code, is amended--
            (1) in paragraph (1)(A), by striking ``subsection (t)'' and 
        inserting ``subsection (s)(4)(E)'';
            (2) by striking paragraph (7); and
            (3) by redesignating paragraphs (8) and (9) as paragraphs 
        (7) and (8), respectively.

    (a) Oversight and Audits Under the Emergency Economic Stabilization 
Act of 2008.--Section 116(a)(3) of the Emergency Economic Stabilization 
Act of 2008 (12 U.S.C. 5226(a)(3)) is amended by striking ``, regularly 
and no less frequently than once every 60 days,'' and inserting 

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    (b) Reports on Conflict Minerals.--Section 1502(d) of the Dodd-Frank 
Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (15 U.S.C. 78m note) is 
            (1) in paragraph (1), by striking ``until the termination of 
        the disclosure requirements under section 13(p) of the 
        Securities Exchange Act of 1934'' and inserting ``through 2020, 
        in 2022, and in 2024''; and
            (2) in paragraph (2), in the matter preceding subparagraph 
        (A), by inserting ``through 2020, in 2022, and in 2024'' after 
        ``annually thereafter''.

    (c) Update on Actions Taken by Secretary of HHS To Implement GAO 
Recommendation.--Section 632(d) of the American Taxpayer Relief Act of 
2012 (Public Law 112-240; 126 Stat. 2354) is amended in the first 
sentence by striking ``December 31, 2015'' and inserting ``December 31, 
    (d) Review Panel.--Section 399V-4(d)(2) of the Public Health Service 
Act (42 U.S.C. 280g-15) is amended--
            (1) in subparagraph (C), by striking ``, or an individual 
        within the Government Accountability Office designated by the 
        Comptroller General, shall'' and inserting ``shall designate a 
        member of the review panel to''; and
            (2) in subparagraph (D), by striking ``Comptroller General'' 
        and inserting ``Secretary''.

    Approved December 16, 2016.


HOUSE REPORTS: No. 114-760, Pt. 1 (Comm. on Oversight and Government 
SENATE REPORTS: No. 114-305 (Comm. on Homeland Security and Governmental 
Affairs) accompanying S. 2964.
            Sept. 20, considered and passed House.
            Dec. 9, considered and passed Senate.