[117th Congress Public Law 328]
[From the U.S. Government Publishing Office]



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Public Law 117-328
117th Congress

                                 An Act


 
Making consolidated appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 
 30, 2023, and for providing emergency assistance for the situation in 
Ukraine, and for other purposes. <<NOTE: Dec. 29, 2022 -  [H.R. 2617]>> 

    Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the 
United States of America in Congress assembled, <<NOTE: Consolidated 
Appropriations Act, 2023.>> 
SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

    This Act may be cited as the ``Consolidated Appropriations Act, 
2023''.
SEC. 2. TABLE OF CONTENTS.

Sec. 1. Short title.
Sec. 2. Table of contents.
Sec. 3. References.
Sec. 4. Explanatory statement.
Sec. 5. Statement of appropriations.
Sec. 6. Adjustments to compensation.

       DIVISION A--AGRICULTURE, RURAL DEVELOPMENT, FOOD AND DRUG 
      ADMINISTRATION, AND RELATED AGENCIES APPROPRIATIONS ACT, 2023

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

      DIVISION B--COMMERCE, JUSTICE, SCIENCE, AND RELATED AGENCIES 
                        APPROPRIATIONS ACT, 2023

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, 2023

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

     DIVISION D--ENERGY AND WATER DEVELOPMENT AND RELATED AGENCIES 
                        APPROPRIATIONS ACT, 2023

Title I--Corps of Engineers--Civil
Title II--Department of the Interior
Title III--Department of Energy

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Title IV--Independent Agencies
Title V--General Provisions

  DIVISION E--FINANCIAL SERVICES AND GENERAL GOVERNMENT APPROPRIATIONS 
                                ACT, 2023

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, 2023

Title I--Departmental Management, Intelligence, Situational Awareness, 
           and Oversight
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, 2023

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, 2023

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, 2023

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

    DIVISION J--MILITARY CONSTRUCTION, VETERANS AFFAIRS, AND RELATED 
                    AGENCIES APPROPRIATIONS ACT, 2023

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, 2023

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

 DIVISION L--TRANSPORTATION, HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT, AND RELATED 
                    AGENCIES APPROPRIATIONS ACT, 2023

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

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  DIVISION M--ADDITIONAL UKRAINE SUPPLEMENTAL APPROPRIATIONS ACT, 2023

    DIVISION N--DISASTER RELIEF SUPPLEMENTAL APPROPRIATIONS ACT, 2023

             DIVISION O--EXTENDERS AND TECHNICAL CORRECTIONS

Title I--National Cybersecurity Protection System Authorization 
           Extension
Title II--NDAA Technical Corrections
Title III--Immigration Extensions
Title IV--Environment and Public Works Matters
Title V--Safety Enhancements
Title VI--Extension of Temporary Order for Fentanyl-Related Substances
Title VII--Federal Trade Commission Oversight of Horseracing Integrity 
           and Safety Authority
Title VIII--United States Parole Commission Extension
Title IX--Extension of FCC Auction Authority
Title X--Budgetary Effects

     DIVISION P--ELECTORAL COUNT REFORM AND PRESIDENTIAL TRANSITION 
                               IMPROVEMENT

                  DIVISION Q--AVIATION RELATED MATTERS

               DIVISION R--NO TIKTOK ON GOVERNMENT DEVICES

                   DIVISION S--OCEANS RELATED MATTERS

                   DIVISION T--SECURE 2.0 ACT OF 2022

   DIVISION U--JOSEPH MAXWELL CLELAND AND ROBERT JOSEPH DOLE MEMORIAL 
        VETERANS BENEFITS AND HEALTH CARE IMPROVEMENT ACT OF 2022

                 DIVISION V--STRONG VETERANS ACT OF 2022

         DIVISION W--UNLEASHING AMERICAN INNOVATORS ACT OF 2022

   DIVISION X--EXTENSION OF AUTHORIZATION FOR SPECIAL ASSESSMENT FOR 
                   DOMESTIC TRAFFICKING VICTIMS' FUND

                    DIVISION Y--CONTRACT ACT OF 2022

                          DIVISION Z--COVS ACT

                 DIVISION AA--FINANCIAL SERVICES MATTERS

              DIVISION BB--CONSUMER PROTECTION AND COMMERCE

                   DIVISION CC--WATER RELATED MATTERS

                   DIVISION DD--PUBLIC LAND MANAGEMENT

                  DIVISION EE--POST OFFICE DESIGNATIONS

                 DIVISION FF--HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

              DIVISION GG--MERGER FILING FEE MODERNIZATION

                        DIVISION HH--AGRICULTURE

                      DIVISION II--PREGNANT WORKERS

                DIVISION JJ--NORTH ATLANTIC RIGHT WHALES

                DIVISION KK--PUMP FOR NURSING MOTHERS ACT

  Division LL--STATE, LOCAL, TRIBAL, AND TERRITORIAL FISCAL RECOVERY, 
             INFRASTRUCTURE, AND DISASTER RELIEF FLEXIBILITY

               DIVISION MM--FAIRNESS FOR 9/11 FAMILIES ACT

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.

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SEC. 4. EXPLANATORY STATEMENT.

    The explanatory statement regarding this Act, printed in the Senate 
section of the Congressional Record on or about December 19, 2022, and 
submitted by the chair of the Committee on Appropriations of the Senate, 
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, 2023.
SEC. 6. <<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 2023.

   DIVISION A-- <<NOTE: Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug 
        Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 
 2023.>> AGRICULTURE, RURAL DEVELOPMENT, FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION, 
AND RELATED AGENCIES APPROPRIATIONS ACT, 2023

                                 TITLE I

                          AGRICULTURAL PROGRAMS

                   Processing, Research, and Marketing

                         Office of the Secretary

                     (including transfers of funds)

    For necessary expenses of the Office of the Secretary, $65,067,000 
of which not to exceed $7,432,000 shall be available for the immediate 
Office of the Secretary; not to exceed $1,396,000 shall be available for 
the Office of Homeland Security; not to exceed $5,190,000 shall be 
available for the Office of Tribal Relations, of which $1,000,000 shall 
be to establish a Tribal Public Health Resource Center at a land grant 
university with existing indigenous public health expertise to expand 
current partnerships and collaborative efforts with indigenous groups, 
including but not limited to, tribal organizations and institutions such 
as tribal colleges, tribal technical colleges, tribal community colleges 
and tribal universities, to improve the delivery of culturally 
appropriate public health services and functions in American Indian 
communities focusing on indigenous food sovereignty; not to exceed 
$9,280,000 shall be available for the Office of Partnerships and Public 
Engagement, of which $1,500,000 shall be for 7 U.S.C. 2279(c)(5); not to 
exceed $28,422,000 shall be available for the Office of the Assistant 
Secretary for Administration, of which $26,716,000 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:  
Provided, That funds made available by this Act to an agency

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in the Administration mission area for salaries and expenses are 
available to fund up to one administrative support staff for the Office; 
not to exceed $4,609,000 shall be available for the Office of Assistant 
Secretary for Congressional Relations and Intergovernmental Affairs to 
carry out the programs funded by this Act, including programs involving 
intergovernmental affairs and liaison within the executive branch; and 
not to exceed $8,738,000 shall be available for the Office of 
Communications:  Provided further, 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 $22,000 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 by the Secretary:  Provided 
further, <<NOTE: Reimbursements.>> 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 and 
Intergovernmental Affairs shall be transferred to agencies of the 
Department of Agriculture funded by this Act to maintain personnel at 
the agency level:  Provided further, That no <<NOTE: Time 
period. Notification.>> 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 <<NOTE: Time period. Notification.>> during any 
30 day notification period referenced in section 716 of this Act, the 
Secretary of Agriculture shall take no action to begin implementation of 
the action that is subject to section 716 of this Act or make any public 
announcement of such action in any form.

                          Executive Operations

                      office of the chief economist

    For necessary expenses of the Office of the Chief Economist, 
$28,181,000, of which $8,000,000 shall be for grants or cooperative 
agreements for policy research under 7 U.S.C. 3155:  Provided, That of 
the amounts made available under this heading, $500,000 shall be 
available to carry out section 224 of subtitle A of the Department of 
Agriculture Reorganization Act of 1994 (7 U.S.C. 6924), as amended by 
section 12504 of Public Law 115-334.

                     office of hearings and appeals

    For necessary expenses of the Office of Hearings and Appeals, 
$16,703,000.

                  office of budget and program analysis

    For necessary expenses of the Office of Budget and Program Analysis, 
$14,967,000.

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                 Office of the Chief Information Officer

    For necessary expenses of the Office of the Chief Information 
Officer, $92,284,000, of which not less than $77,428,000 is for 
cybersecurity requirements of the department.

                  Office of the Chief Financial Officer

    For necessary expenses of the Office of the Chief Financial Officer, 
$7,367,000.

           Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights

    For necessary expenses of the Office of the Assistant Secretary for 
Civil Rights, $1,466,000:  Provided, That funds made available by this 
Act to an agency in the Civil Rights mission area for salaries and 
expenses are available to fund up to one administrative support staff 
for the Office.

                         Office of Civil Rights

    For necessary expenses of the Office of Civil Rights, $37,595,000.

                  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, $40,581,000, to remain available until expended.

                     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 Solid Waste Disposal Act 
(42 U.S.C. 6901 et seq.), $7,581,000, 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 Safety, Security, and Protection

    For necessary expenses of the Office of Safety, Security, and 
Protection, $21,800,000.

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                       Office of Inspector General

    For necessary expenses of the Office of Inspector General, including 
employment pursuant to the Inspector General Act of 1978 (Public Law 95-
452; 5 U.S.C. App.), $111,561,000, 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 (Public Law 95-452; 5 U.S.C. App.), 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 the Inspector General Act of 1978 (Public 
Law 95-452; 5 U.S.C. App.) and section 1337 of the Agriculture and Food 
Act of 1981 (Public Law 97-98).

                      Office of the General Counsel

    For necessary expenses of the Office of the General Counsel, 
$60,537,000.

                            Office of Ethics

    For necessary expenses of the Office of Ethics, $5,556,000.

  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, $2,384,000:  Provided, That funds 
made available by this Act to an agency in the Research, Education, and 
Economics mission area for salaries and expenses are available to fund 
up to one administrative support staff for the Office:  Provided 
further, That of the amounts made available under this heading, 
$1,000,000 shall be made available for the Office of the Chief 
Scientist.

                        Economic Research Service

    For necessary expenses of the Economic Research Service, 
$92,612,000.

                National Agricultural Statistics Service

    For necessary expenses of the National Agricultural Statistics 
Service, $211,076,000, of which up to $66,413,000 shall be available 
until expended for the Census of Agriculture:  
Provided, <<NOTE: Surveys.>> 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

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exceed 25 percent of the total value of the land or interests 
transferred out of Federal ownership, $1,744,279,000:  
Provided, <<NOTE: 7 USC 2254.>>  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 $500,000, except for headhouses or 
greenhouses which shall each be limited to $1,800,000, except for 10 
buildings to be constructed or improved at a cost not to exceed 
$1,100,000 each, and except for four buildings to be constructed at a 
cost not to exceed $5,000,000 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 $500,000, whichever is 
greater:  Provided further, <<NOTE: Contracts.>>  That appropriations 
hereunder shall be available for entering into lease agreements at any 
Agricultural Research Service location for the construction of a 
research facility by a non-Federal entity for use by the Agricultural 
Research Service and a condition of the lease shall be that any facility 
shall be owned, operated, and maintained by the non-Federal entity and 
shall be removed upon the expiration or termination of the lease 
agreement:  Provided further, <<NOTE: Maryland.>> 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 <<NOTE: Easements.>> 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, <<NOTE: Easements.>> 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 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.

                        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, $74,297,000 to 
remain available until expended, of which $56,697,000 shall be for the 
purposes, and in the amounts, specified for this account in the table 
titled ``Community Project Funding/Congressionally Directed Spending'' 
in the explanatory statement described in section 4 (in the matter 
preceding division A of this consolidated Act).

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               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, 
$1,094,121,000 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, Hispanic 
serving institutions education grants, 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, grants management 
systems, tribal colleges education equity grants, and scholarships at 
1890 institutions 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, <<NOTE: Grants. Alaska. Hawaii.>> 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 providing grants 
for food and agricultural sciences for Alaska Native and Native 
Hawaiian-Serving institutions and for Insular Areas shall remain 
available until September 30, 2024:  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. 3157 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, $565,410,000 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 extension services at 1994 
institutions and 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

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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, $41,500,000, 
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, 2024:  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, $1,617,000:  Provided, That funds 
made available by this Act to an agency in the Marketing and Regulatory 
Programs mission area for salaries and expenses are available to fund up 
to one administrative support staff for the Office.

               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 (22 U.S.C. 4085), 
$1,171,071,000 of which up to $9,552,000 shall be for the purposes, and 
in the amounts, specified for this account in the table titled 
``Community Project Funding/Congressionally Directed Spending'' in the 
explanatory statement described in section 4 (in the matter preceding 
division A of this consolidated Act); of which $514,000, 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 $15,450,000, to remain available 
until expended, shall be used for the cotton pests program, including 
for cost share purposes or for debt retirement for active eradication 
zones; of which $39,183,000, to remain available until expended, shall 
be for Animal Health Technical Services; of which $4,096,000 shall be 
for activities under the authority of the Horse Protection Act of 1970, 
as amended (15 U.S.C. 1831); of which $64,930,000, 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 $216,117,000, to remain available 
until expended, shall be for specialty crop pests, of which $8,500,000, 
to remain available until

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September 30, 2024, shall be for one-time control and management and 
associated activities directly related to the multiple-agency response 
to citrus greening; of which, $14,986,000, to remain available until 
expended, shall be for field crop and rangeland ecosystem pests; of 
which $21,567,000, to remain available until expended, shall be for 
zoonotic disease management; of which $44,067,000, to remain available 
until expended, shall be for emergency preparedness and response; of 
which $62,562,000, to remain available until expended, shall be for tree 
and wood pests; of which $6,500,000, 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; of which $24,527,000, to remain available 
until expended, shall be used to carry out the science program and 
transition activities for the National Bio and Agro-defense Facility 
located in Manhattan, Kansas:  Provided further, That 
no <<NOTE: Brucellosis eradication.>> 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 purchase, replacement, operation, and maintenance of aircraft:  
Provided further, That in addition, in emergencies which threaten any 
segment of the agricultural production industry of the United States, 
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.

     <<NOTE: Fees. Reimbursement.>> In fiscal year 2023, 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 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.

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                        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. 2268a, $3,175,000, to 
remain available until expended.

                     Agricultural Marketing Service

                           marketing services

    For necessary expenses of the Agricultural Marketing Service, 
$237,695,000, of which $7,504,000 shall be available for the purposes of 
section 12306 of Public Law 113-79, and of which $1,000,000 shall be 
available for the purposes of section 779 of division A of Public Law 
117-103:  Provided, That of the amounts made available under this 
heading, $25,000,000, to remain available until expended, shall be to 
carry out section 12513 of Public Law 115-334, of which $23,000,000 
shall be for dairy business innovation initiatives established in Public 
Law 116-6 and the Secretary shall take measures to ensure an equal 
distribution of funds between these three regional innovation 
initiatives:  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.
     <<NOTE: Fees.>> Fees may be collected for the cost of 
standardization activities, as established by regulation pursuant to law 
(31 U.S.C. 9701), except for the cost of activities relating to the 
development or maintenance of grain standards under the United States 
Grain Standards Act, 7 U.S.C. 71 et seq.

                  limitation on administrative expenses

    Not to exceed $62,596,000 (from fees collected) shall be obligated 
during the current fiscal year for administrative expenses:  
Provided, <<NOTE: Notification.>> 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 1956 (16 U.S.C. 742a et seq.); (2) transfers 
otherwise provided in this Act; and (3) not more than $21,501,000 for 
formulation and administration of marketing agreements and orders 
pursuant to the Agricultural Marketing Agreement Act of 1937 and the 
Agricultural Act of 1961 (Public Law 87-128).

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                   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.

         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, <<NOTE: Notification.>> 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, $1,117,000:  Provided, That funds made available by this Act to 
an agency in the Food Safety mission area for salaries and expenses are 
available to fund up to one administrative support staff for the Office.

                   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 $10,000 for 
representation allowances and for expenses pursuant to section 8 of the 
Act approved August 3, 1956 (7 U.S.C. 1766), $1,158,266,000; 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 <<NOTE: Employment positions.>>  no 
fewer than 148 full-time equivalent positions shall be employed during 
fiscal year 2023 for purposes dedicated solely to inspections and 
enforcement related to the Humane Methods of Slaughter Act (7 U.S.C. 
1901 et seq.):  Provided further, <<NOTE: Continuation.>>  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.

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                                TITLE II

                FARM PRODUCTION AND CONSERVATION PROGRAMS

   Office of the Under Secretary for Farm Production and Conservation

    For necessary expenses of the Office of the Under Secretary for Farm 
Production and Conservation, $1,727,000:  Provided, That funds made 
available by this Act to an agency in the Farm Production and 
Conservation mission area for salaries and expenses are available to 
fund up to one administrative support staff for the Office.

            Farm Production and Conservation Business Center

                          salaries and expenses

                     (including transfers of funds)

    For necessary expenses of the Farm Production and Conservation 
Business Center, $248,684,000:  Provided, That $60,228,000 of amounts 
appropriated for the current fiscal year pursuant to section 1241(a) of 
the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 1985 (16 U.S.C. 3841(a)) 
shall be transferred to and merged with this account.

                           Farm Service Agency

                          salaries and expenses

                     (including transfers of funds)

    For necessary expenses of the Farm Service Agency, $1,215,307,000, 
of which not less than $15,000,000 shall be for the hiring of new 
employees to fill vacancies and anticipated vacancies at Farm Service 
Agency county offices and farm loan officers and shall be available 
until September 30, 2024:  Provided, <<NOTE: Notification. Expenditure 
plan. Cost estimate. Review. Approval.>>  That not more than 50 percent 
of the funding made available under this heading for information 
technology related to farm program delivery may be obligated until the 
Secretary submits to the Committees on Appropriations of both Houses of 
Congress, and receives written or electronic notification of receipt 
from such Committees of, 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 for the entirety of the project/
investment, 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 <<NOTE: Reports. Assessment.>> on 
Appropriations of both Houses of Congress:  Provided further, That the 
agency shall submit a report by the end of the

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fourth quarter of fiscal year 2023 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 of the amount 
appropriated under this heading, $696,594,000 shall be made available to 
county committees, to remain available until expended:  Provided 
further, That, notwithstanding the preceding proviso, any funds made 
available to county committees in the current fiscal year that the 
Administrator of the Farm Service Agency deems to exceed or not meet the 
amount needed for the county committees may be transferred to or from 
the Farm Service Agency for necessary expenses:  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, <<NOTE: Notification. Advance approval.>> 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), $7,000,000.

               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), $7,500,000, 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).

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            geographically disadvantaged farmers and ranchers

    For necessary expenses to carry out direct reimbursement payments to 
geographically disadvantaged farmers and ranchers under section 1621 of 
the Food Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008 (7 U.S.C. 8792), 
$4,000,000, to remain available until expended.

           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. 5136), boll weevil loans 
(7 U.S.C. 1989), guaranteed conservation loans (7 U.S.C. 1924 et seq.), 
relending program (7 U.S.C. 1936c), and Indian highly fractionated land 
loans (25 U.S.C. 5136) to be available from funds in the Agricultural 
Credit Insurance Fund, as follows: $3,500,000,000 for guaranteed farm 
ownership loans and $3,100,000,000 for farm ownership direct loans; 
$2,118,491,000 for unsubsidized guaranteed operating loans and 
$1,633,333,000 for direct operating loans; emergency loans, $4,062,000; 
Indian tribe land acquisition loans, $20,000,000; guaranteed 
conservation loans, $150,000,000; relending program, $61,426,000; Indian 
highly fractionated land loans, $5,000,000; and for boll weevil 
eradication program loans, $60,000,000:  Provided, <<NOTE: Pink 
Bollworm.>> 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: $249,000 for emergency 
loans, to remain available until expended; and $23,520,000 for direct 
farm operating loans, $11,228,000 for unsubsidized guaranteed farm 
operating loans, $10,983,000 for the relending program, and $894,000 for 
Indian highly fractionated land loans.
    In addition, for administrative expenses necessary to carry out the 
direct and guaranteed loan programs, $326,461,000:  Provided, That of 
this amount, $305,803,000 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, <<NOTE: Notification. Time period.>> That the Committees on 
Appropriations of both Houses of Congress are notified at least 15 days 
in advance of any transfer.

                         Risk Management Agency

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses of the Risk Management Agency, $66,870,000:  
Provided, That $1,000,000 of the amount appropriated under this heading 
in this Act shall be available for compliance and integrity activities 
required under section 516(b)(2)(C) of the Federal Crop Insurance Act of 
1938 (7 U.S.C. 1516(b)(2)(C)), and

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shall be in addition to amounts otherwise provided for such purpose:  
Provided further, That not to exceed $1,000 shall be available for 
official reception and representation expenses, as authorized by 7 
U.S.C. 1506(i).

                 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. 
2268a); purchase and erection or alteration or improvement of permanent 
and temporary buildings; and operation and maintenance of aircraft, 
$941,124,000, to remain available until September 30, 2024, of which up 
to $22,973,000 shall be for the purposes, and in the amounts, specified 
for this account in the table titled ``Community Project Funding/
Congressionally Directed Spending'' in the explanatory statement 
described in section 4 (in the matter preceding division A of this 
consolidated Act):  Provided further, 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.

                watershed and flood prevention operations

    For necessary expenses to carry out preventive measures, including 
but not limited to surveys and investigations, engineering operations, 
works of improvement, and changes in use of land, in accordance with the 
Watershed Protection and Flood Prevention Act (16 U.S.C. 1001-1005 and 
1007-1009) and in accordance with the provisions of laws relating to the 
activities of the Department, $75,000,000, to remain available until 
expended, of which up to $20,591,000 shall be for the purposes, and in 
the amounts, specified for this account in the table titled ``Community 
Project Funding/Congressionally Directed Spending'' in the explanatory 
statement described in section 4 (in the matter preceding division A of 
this consolidated Act):  Provided, <<NOTE: Applicability.>> That for 
funds provided by this Act or any other prior Act, the limitation 
regarding the size of the watershed or subwatershed exceeding two 
hundred and fifty thousand acres in which such activities can be 
undertaken shall only apply for activities undertaken for the primary 
purpose of flood prevention (including structural and land treatment 
measures):  Provided further, That of the amounts made available under 
this heading, $10,000,000 shall be allocated to projects and activities

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that can commence promptly following enactment; that address regional 
priorities for flood prevention, agricultural water management, 
inefficient irrigation systems, fish and wildlife habitat, or watershed 
protection; or that address authorized ongoing projects under the 
authorities of section 13 of the Flood Control Act of December 22, 1944 
(Public Law 78-534) with a primary purpose of watershed protection by 
preventing floodwater damage and stabilizing stream channels, 
tributaries, and banks to reduce erosion and sediment transport:  
Provided further, That of the amounts made available under this heading, 
$10,000,000 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.

                    watershed rehabilitation program

    Under the authorities of section 14 of the Watershed Protection and 
Flood Prevention Act, $2,000,000 is provided.

                     healthy forests reserve program

    For necessary expenses to carry out the Healthy Forests Reserve 
Program under the Healthy Forests Restoration Act of 2003 (16 U.S.C. 
6571-6578), $7,000,000, to remain available until expended.

               urban agriculture and innovative production

    For necessary expenses to carry out the Urban Agriculture and 
Innovative Production Program under section 222 of subtitle A of the 
Department of Agriculture Reorganization Act of 1994 (7 U.S.C. 6923), as 
added by section 12302 of Public Law 115-334, $8,500,000.

CORPORATIONS <<NOTE: Contracts.>> 

    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

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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:  Provided further, <<NOTE: Notification. Time 
period.>> That the Secretary shall notify the Committees on 
Appropriations of the House and Senate in writing 15 days prior to the 
obligation or commitment of any emergency funds from the Commodity 
Credit Corporation.

                       hazardous waste management

                        (limitation on expenses)

    For the current fiscal year, the Commodity Credit Corporation shall 
not expend more than $15,000,000 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 Solid Waste Disposal Act (42 U.S.C. 6961).

                                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, $1,620,000:  Provided, That funds made available by 
this Act to an agency in the Rural Development mission area for salaries 
and expenses are available to fund up to one administrative support 
staff for the Office.

                            Rural Development

                          salaries and expenses

                     (including transfers of funds)

    For necessary expenses for carrying out the administration and 
implementation of Rural Development programs, including activities with 
institutions concerning the development and operation of agricultural 
cooperatives; and for cooperative agreements; $351,087,000:  Provided, 
That of the amount made available under this heading, up to $5,000,000, 
to remain available until September 30, 2024, shall be for the Rural 
Partners Network activities of the Department of Agriculture, and may be 
transferred to other agencies of the Department for such purpose, 
consistent with the missions and authorities of such agencies:  Provided 
further, That of the amount made available under this heading, no less 
than $135,000,000, to remain available until expended, shall be used for 
information technology expenses:  Provided further, That notwithstanding 
any other provision of law, funds appropriated under

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this heading may be used for advertising and promotional activities that 
support Rural Development programs:  Provided further, That in addition 
to any other funds appropriated for purposes authorized by section 
502(i) of the Housing Act of 1949 (42 U.S.C. 1472(i)), any amounts 
collected under such section, as amended by this Act, will immediately 
be credited to this account and will remain available until expended for 
such purposes.

                          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: 
$1,250,000,000 shall be for direct loans, $7,500,000 shall be for a 
Single Family Housing Relending demonstration program for Native 
American Tribes, and $30,000,000,000 shall be for unsubsidized 
guaranteed loans; $28,000,000 for section 504 housing repair loans; 
$70,000,000 for section 515 rental housing; $400,000,000 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, $46,375,000 shall be for 
direct loans; Single Family Housing Relending demonstration program for 
Native American Tribes, $2,468,000; section 504 housing repair loans, 
$2,324,000; section 523 self-help housing land development loans, 
$267,000; section 524 site development loans, $208,000; and repair, 
rehabilitation, and new construction of section 515 rental housing, 
$13,377,000:  Provided, <<NOTE: Fees.>> 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:  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, <<NOTE: Deadline.>> 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, 2023:  Provided 
further, <<NOTE: Incentives. Determination.>>  That the Secretary shall 
implement provisions to provide incentives to nonprofit organizations 
and public housing authorities to facilitate the acquisition of Rural 
Housing Service (RHS) multifamily housing properties by such nonprofit 
organizations and public housing authorities that commit to keep such 
properties in the RHS multifamily housing program for a period of time 
as determined by the Secretary, with such incentives to include, but not 
be limited

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to, the following: allow such nonprofit entities and public housing 
authorities to earn a Return on Investment on their own resources to 
include proceeds from low income housing tax credit syndication, own 
contributions, grants, and developer loans at favorable rates and terms, 
invested in a deal; and allow reimbursement of organizational costs 
associated with owner's oversight of asset referred to as ``Asset 
Management Fee'' of up to $7,500 per property.

    In addition, for the cost of direct loans and grants, including the 
cost of modifying loans, as defined in section 502 of the Congressional 
Budget Act of 1974, $36,000,000, to remain available until expended, 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 re-amortizing 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, <<NOTE: Contracts.>> That the Secretary shall, as part of the 
preservation and revitalization agreement, obtain a restrictive use 
agreement consistent with the terms of the restructuring.

    In addition, for the cost of direct loans, grants, and contracts, as 
authorized by sections 514 and 516 of the Housing Act of 1949 (42 U.S.C. 
1484, 1486), $14,084,000, to remain available until expended, for direct 
farm labor housing loans and domestic farm labor housing grants and 
contracts.
    In addition, for administrative expenses necessary to carry out the 
direct and guaranteed loan programs, $412,254,000 shall be paid to the 
appropriation for ``Rural Development, Salaries and Expenses''.

rental assistance program <<NOTE: Time periods.>> 

    For rental assistance agreements entered into or renewed pursuant to 
the authority under section 521(a)(2) of the Housing Act of 1949 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, $1,487,926,000, 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 upon 
request by an owner of a project financed by an existing loan under 
section 514 or 515 of the Act, the Secretary may renew the rental 
assistance agreement for a period of 20 years or until the term of such 
loan has expired, subject to annual appropriations:  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

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provided under agreements entered into prior to fiscal year 2023 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, <<NOTE: Applicability.>>  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, <<NOTE: Determination.>>  That except as 
provided in the fourth 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 
2023 for a project that the Secretary determines no longer needs rental 
assistance and use such recaptured funds for current needs.

                      rural housing voucher 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, $48,000,000, to remain available until expended:  
Provided, That the funds made available under this heading 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 or otherwise 
paid off 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, <<NOTE: Applicability.>>  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 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), $32,000,000, 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, $48,000,000, to remain available until expended.

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               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, 
$2,800,000,000 for direct loans and $650,000,000 for guaranteed loans.
    For the cost of direct loans, loan guarantees and grants, including 
the cost of modifying loans, as defined in section 502 of the 
Congressional Budget Act of 1974, 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, 
$341,490,328, to remain available until expended, of which up to 
$325,490,328 shall be for the purposes, and in the amounts, specified 
for this account in the table titled ``Community Project Funding/
Congressionally Directed Spending'' in the explanatory statement 
described in section 4 (in the matter preceding division A of this 
consolidated Act):  Provided, That $6,000,000 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, <<NOTE: Loans. Grants.>>  That any unobligated balances from 
prior year appropriations under this heading for the cost of direct 
loans, loan guarantees and grants, including amounts deobligated or 
cancelled, may be made available to cover the subsidy costs for direct 
loans and or loan guarantees under this heading in this fiscal year:  
Provided further, That no amounts may be made available pursuant to the 
preceding proviso 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, 
or that were specified in the table titled ``Community Project Funding/
Congressionally Directed Spending'' in the explanatory statement for 
division A of Public Law 117-103 described in section 4 in the matter 
preceding such division A:  Provided further, That $10,000,000 of the 
amount appropriated under this heading shall be available for community 
facilities grants to tribal colleges, as authorized 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.

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                   Rural Business--Cooperative Service

                     rural business program account

    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, $86,520,000, 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 
$9,000,000 shall be for grants to the Delta Regional Authority (7 U.S.C. 
2009aa et seq.), the Northern Border Regional Commission (40 U.S.C. 
15101 et seq.), and the Appalachian Regional Commission (40 U.S.C. 14101 
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 of the amount appropriated under 
this heading, $2,000,000 shall be for the Rural Innovation Stronger 
Economy Grant Program (7 U.S.C. 2008w):  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, $3,313,000, as authorized by the 
Intermediary Relending Program Fund Account (7 U.S.C. 1936b), of which 
$331,000 shall be available through June 30, 2023, for Federally 
Recognized Native American Tribes; and of which $663,000 shall be 
available through June 30, 2023, 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 paid to the appropriation for ``Rural 
Development, Salaries and Expenses''.

            rural economic development loans program account

    For the principal amount of direct loans, as authorized under 
section 313B(a) of the Rural Electrification Act, for the purpose of 
promoting rural economic development and job creation projects, 
$75,000,000.

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    The cost of grants authorized under section 313B(a) of the Rural 
Electrification Act, for the purpose of promoting rural economic 
development and job creation projects shall not exceed $15,000,000.

                  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), $28,300,000, of which $3,500,000 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 $16,000,000, to remain available until expended, shall be for 
value-added agricultural product market development grants, as 
authorized by section 210A of the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946, of 
which $3,000,000, to remain available until expended, shall be for 
Agriculture Innovation Centers authorized pursuant to section 6402 of 
Public Law 107-171.

               rural microentrepreneur assistance program

    For the principal amount of direct loans as authorized by section 
379E of the Consolidated Farm and Rural Development Act (7 U.S.C. 
2008s), $25,000,000.
    For the cost of loans and grants, $6,000,000 under the same terms 
and conditions as authorized by section 379E of the Consolidated Farm 
and Rural Development Act (7 U.S.C. 2008s).

                    rural energy for america program

    For the principal amount 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), $20,000,000.
    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), $18,000:  
Provided, <<NOTE: Loans.>> 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.

                    healthy food financing initiative

    For the cost of loans and grants that is consistent with section 243 
of subtitle D of title II of the Department of Agriculture 
Reorganization Act of 1994 (7 U.S.C. 6953), as added by section 4206 of 
the Agricultural Act of 2014, for necessary expenses of the Secretary to 
support projects that provide access to healthy food in underserved 
areas, to create and preserve quality jobs, and to revitalize low-income 
communities, $3,000,000, to remain available until expended:  
Provided, <<NOTE: Loans.>> That such costs of loans, including the cost 
of modifying such loans, shall be as defined in section 502 of the 
Congressional Budget Act of 1974.

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                         Rural Utilities Service

             rural water and waste disposal 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)(2) of the Consolidated Farm and Rural Development Act, as 
follows: $1,420,000,000 for direct loans; and $50,000,000 for guaranteed 
loans.
    For the cost of loan guarantees and grants, including the cost of 
modifying loans, as defined in section 502 of the Congressional Budget 
Act of 1974, for 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, 
$596,404,000, 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 
$5,000,000 shall be available for the rural utilities program described 
in section 306E of such Act:  Provided, That not to exceed $15,000,000 
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 further, That $70,000,000 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) of such Act:  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, <<NOTE: Alaska.>> 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, <<NOTE: Determination.>>  That 
not to exceed $37,500,000 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 $8,500,000 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 $21,180,000 of 
the amount appropriated

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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 of the amounts made available under this heading shall 
be for solid waste management grants:  Provided further, That not to 
exceed $2,724,000 of the amounts appropriated under this heading shall 
be available as the Secretary deems appropriate for water and waste 
direct one percent loans for distressed communities:  Provided 
further, <<NOTE: Determination.>>  That if the Secretary determines that 
any portion of the amount made available for one percent loans is not 
needed for such loans, the Secretary may use such amounts for grants 
authorized by section 306(a)(2) of the Consolidated Farm and Rural 
Development Act:  Provided further, That if any funds made available for 
the direct loan subsidy costs remain unobligated after July 31, 2024, 
such unobligated balances may be used for grant programs funded under 
this heading:  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 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 loans and loan guarantees as authorized by 
sections 4, 305, 306, 313A, and 317 of the Rural Electrification Act of 
1936 (7 U.S.C. 904, 935, 936, 940c-1, and 940g) shall be made as 
follows: guaranteed rural electric loans made pursuant to section 306 of 
that Act, $2,167,000,000; cost of money direct loans made pursuant to 
sections 4, notwithstanding the one-eighth of one percent in 4(c)(2), 
and 317, notwithstanding 317(c), of that Act, $4,333,000,000; guaranteed 
underwriting loans pursuant to section 313A of that Act, $900,000,000; 
and for cost-of-money rural telecommunications loans made pursuant to 
section 305(d)(2) of that Act, $690,000,000:  Provided, That up to 
$2,000,000,000 shall be used for the construction, acquisition, design, 
engineering or improvement of fossil-fueled electric generating plants 
(whether new or existing) that utilize carbon subsurface utilization and 
storage systems.
    For the cost of direct loans as authorized by section 305(d)(2) of 
the Rural Electrification Act of 1936 (7 U.S.C. 935(d)(2)), including 
the cost of modifying loans, as defined in section 502 of the 
Congressional Budget Act of 1974, cost of money rural telecommunications 
loans, $3,726,000.
    In addition, $11,500,000 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 energy efficiency measures 
supported by the funding in this paragraph shall contribute in a 
demonstrable way to the reduction of greenhouse gases.
    In addition, for administrative expenses necessary to carry out the 
direct and guaranteed loan programs, $33,270,000, which

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shall be paid to the appropriation for ``Rural Development, Salaries and 
Expenses''.

         distance learning, telemedicine, and broadband program

    For grants for telemedicine and distance learning services in rural 
areas, as authorized by 7 U.S.C. 950aaa et seq., $64,991,000, to remain 
available until expended, of which up to $4,991,000 shall be for the 
purposes, and in the amounts, specified for this account in the table 
titled ``Community Project Funding/Congressionally Directed Spending'' 
in the explanatory statement described in section 4 (in the matter 
preceding division A of this consolidated Act):  Provided, That 
$3,000,000 shall be made available for grants authorized by section 379G 
of the Consolidated Farm and Rural Development Act:  Provided 
further, <<NOTE: Grants.>>  That funding provided under this heading for 
grants under section 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 sections 601 and 
602 of the Rural Electrification Act, $3,000,000, 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.
    For the cost to continue a broadband loan and grant pilot program 
established by section 779 of division A of the Consolidated 
Appropriations Act, 2018 (Public Law 115-141) under the Rural 
Electrification Act of 1936, as amended (7 U.S.C. 901 et seq.), 
$363,512,317, to remain available until expended, of which up to 
$15,512,317 shall be for the purposes, and in the amounts, specified for 
this account in the table titled ``Community Project Funding/
Congressionally Directed Spending'' in the explanatory statement 
described in section 4 (in the matter preceding division A of this 
consolidated Act):  Provided, <<NOTE: Grants.>>  That the Secretary may 
award grants described in section 601(a) of the Rural Electrification 
Act of 1936, as amended (7 U.S.C. 950bb(a)) for the purposes of carrying 
out such pilot program:  Provided further, That the cost of direct loans 
shall be defined in section 502 of the Congressional Budget Act of 1974: 
 Provided further, That at least 90 percent of the households to be 
served by a project receiving a loan or grant under the pilot program 
shall be in a rural area without sufficient access to broadband:  
Provided further, That for purposes of such pilot program, a rural area 
without sufficient access to broadband shall be defined as twenty-five 
megabits per second downstream and three megabits per second upstream:  
Provided further, That to the extent possible, projects receiving funds 
provided under the pilot program must build out service to at least one 
hundred megabits per second downstream, and twenty megabits per second 
upstream:  Provided further, That an entity to which a loan or grant is 
made under the pilot program shall not use the loan or grant to 
overbuild or duplicate broadband service in a service area by any entity 
that has received a broadband loan from the Rural Utilities Service 
unless such service is not provided sufficient access to broadband at 
the minimum service threshold:  Provided further, That not more than 
four percent of the funds made available in this paragraph can be used 
for administrative costs to carry out the pilot program and up to three 
percent of funds made

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available in this paragraph may be available for technical assistance 
and pre-development planning activities to support the most rural 
communities:  Provided further, That the Rural Utilities Service is 
directed to expedite program delivery methods that would implement this 
paragraph:  Provided further, <<NOTE: Requirements.>>  That for purposes 
of this paragraph, the Secretary shall adhere to the notice, reporting 
and service area assessment requirements set forth in section 701 of the 
Rural Electrification Act (7 U.S.C. 950cc).

    In addition, $35,000,000, to remain available until expended, for 
the Community Connect Grant Program authorized by 7 U.S.C. 950bb-3.

                                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, $1,376,000:  Provided, That 
funds made available by this Act to an agency in the Food, Nutrition and 
Consumer Services mission area for salaries and expenses are available 
to fund up to one administrative support staff for the Office.

                       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.), except sections 17 
and 21; $28,545,432,000 to remain available through September 30, 2024, 
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, $20,162,000 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, $21,005,000 shall 
be available to carry out studies and evaluations and shall remain 
available until expended:  Provided further, That of the total amount 
available, $14,000,000 shall remain available until expended to carry 
out section 18(g) of the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act 
(42 U.S.C. 1769(g)):  Provided further, That notwithstanding section 
18(g)(3)(C) of the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act (42 
U.S.C. 1769(g)(3)(c)), the total grant amount provided to a farm to 
school grant recipient in fiscal year 2023 shall not exceed $500,000:  
Provided further, That of the total amount available, $30,000,000 shall 
be available to provide competitive grants to State agencies for 
subgrants to local educational agencies and schools to purchase the 
equipment, with a value of greater than $1,000, needed to serve 
healthier meals, improve food safety, and to help support the 
establishment, maintenance,

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or expansion of the school breakfast program:  Provided further, That of 
the total amount available, $40,000,000 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 of the total 
amount available, $2,000,000 shall remain available until expended to 
carry out activities authorized under subsections (a)(2) and (e)(2) of 
section 21 of the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act (42 
U.S.C. 1769b-1(a)(2) and (e)(2)):  Provided further, That of the total 
amount available, $3,000,000 shall be available until September 30, 2024 
to carry out section 23 of the Child Nutrition Act of 1966 (42 U.S.C. 
1793), of which $1,000,000 shall be for grants under such section to the 
Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana 
Islands, the United States Virgin Islands, Guam, and American Samoa:  
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 2023'' and inserting ``2010 through 2024'':  
Provided further, That section 9(h)(3) of the Richard B. Russell 
National School Lunch Act (42 U.S.C. 1758(h)(3)) is amended in the first 
sentence by striking ``For fiscal year 2022'' and inserting ``For fiscal 
year 2023'':  Provided further, That section 9(h)(4) of the Richard B. 
Russell National School Lunch Act (42 U.S.C. 1758(h)(4)) is amended in 
the first sentence by striking ``For fiscal year 2022'' and inserting 
``For fiscal year 2023''.

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), $6,000,000,000, to remain available through 
September 30, 2024:  Provided, That notwithstanding section 17(h)(10) of 
the Child Nutrition Act of 1966 (42 U.S.C. 1786(h)(10)), not less than 
$90,000,000 shall be used for breastfeeding peer counselors and other 
related activities, and $14,000,000 shall be used for infrastructure:  
Provided further, That the Secretary shall use funds made available 
under this heading to increase the amount of a cash-value voucher for 
women and children participants to an amount recommended by the National 
Academies of Science, Engineering and Medicine and adjusted for 
inflation:  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, <<NOTE: Waiver authority.>> 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.), $153,863,723,000, of which $3,000,000,000, 
to remain available through September 30, 2025, shall be placed in 
reserve for use only in such amounts and at

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such times as may become necessary to carry out program operations:  
Provided, 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 nutrition education services to State agencies 
and Federally Recognized Tribes participating in the Food Distribution 
Program on Indian Reservations:  Provided further, That of the funds 
made available under this heading, $3,000,000, to remain available until 
September 30, 2024, shall be used to carry out section 4003(b) of Public 
Law 115-334 relating to demonstration projects for tribal organizations: 
 Provided further, <<NOTE: Workfare requirements.>>  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, 2024:  Provided further, That 
funds made available under this heading for section 28(d)(1), section 
4(b), and section 27(a) of the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 shall 
remain available through September 30, 2024:  Provided further, That 
none of the funds made available under this heading may be obligated or 
expended in contravention of section 213A of the Immigration and 
Nationality Act (8 U.S.C. 1183A):  Provided 
further, <<NOTE: Contracts. Studies. Evaluations.>>  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, $457,710,000, to remain 
available through September 30, 2024:  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 2023 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, 2024:  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 20 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, 
$189,348,000:  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

Office of the Under Secretary for Trade and Foreign Agricultural Affairs

    For necessary expenses of the Office of the Under Secretary for 
Trade and Foreign Agricultural Affairs, $932,000:  Provided, That funds 
made available by this Act to any agency in the Trade and Foreign 
Agricultural Affairs mission area for salaries and expenses are 
available to fund up to one administrative support staff for the Office.

                      office of codex alimentarius

    For necessary expenses of the Office of Codex Alimentarius, 
$4,922,000, including not to exceed $40,000 for official reception and 
representation expenses.

                      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), $237,330,000, of which no more than 6 percent shall remain 
available until September 30, 2024, for overseas operations to include 
the payment of locally employed staff:  
Provided, <<NOTE: Reimbursement.>>  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 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, $1,750,000,000, to remain available until expended.

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   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), $243,331,000, to remain available until expended:  
Provided, <<NOTE: Reimbursement.>>  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 made available under this heading, not more than 10 percent, 
but not less than $24,300,000, shall remain available until expended to 
purchase agricultural commodities as described in subsection 3107(a)(2) 
of the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002 (7 U.S.C. 1736o-
1(a)(2)).

  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, $6,063,000, 
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, which shall be transferred to and 
merged with the appropriation for ``Foreign Agricultural Service, 
Salaries and Expenses''.

                                TITLE VI

             RELATED AGENCY AND FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION

                 Department of Health and Human Services

                      food and drug administration

                          salaries and expenses

                     (including transfers of funds)

    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; in addition to amounts appropriated 
to the FDA Innovation Account, for carrying out the activities described 
in section 1002(b)(4) of the 21st Century Cures Act (Public Law 114-
255); 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; $6,562,793,000:  
Provided, That of the amount provided under this heading, $1,310,319,000 
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; $324,777,000 shall be derived from medical device

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user fees authorized by 21 U.S.C. 379j, and shall be credited to this 
account and remain available until expended; $582,500,000 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; $41,600,000 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; $32,144,000 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; $29,303,000 shall be derived from generic new animal drug user 
fees authorized by 21 U.S.C. 379j-21, and shall be credited to this 
account and remain available until expended; $712,000,000 shall be 
derived 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 
generic new animal drug user fees that exceed the respective fiscal year 
2023 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 generic new animal drug 
assessments for fiscal year 2023, including any such fees collected 
prior to fiscal year 2023 but credited for fiscal year 2023, shall be 
subject to the fiscal year 2023 limitations:  Provided further, That the 
Secretary may accept payment during fiscal year 2023 of user fees 
specified under this heading and authorized for fiscal year 2024, prior 
to the due date for such fees, and that amounts of such fees assessed 
for fiscal year 2024 for which the Secretary accepts payment in fiscal 
year 2023 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) 
$1,196,097,000 shall be for the Center for Food Safety and Applied 
Nutrition and related field activities in the Office of Regulatory 
Affairs, of which no less than $15,000,000 shall be used for inspections 
of foreign seafood manufacturers and field examinations of imported 
seafood; (2) $2,289,290,000 shall be for the Center for Drug Evaluation 
and Research and related field activities in the Office of Regulatory 
Affairs, of which no less than $10,000,000 shall be for pilots to 
increase unannounced foreign inspections and shall remain available 
until expended; (3) $489,594,000 shall be for the Center for Biologics 
Evaluation and Research and for related field activities in the Office 
of Regulatory Affairs; (4) $287,339,000 shall be for the Center for 
Veterinary Medicine and for related field activities in the Office of 
Regulatory Affairs; (5) $736,359,000 shall be for the Center for Devices 
and Radiological Health and for related field activities in the Office 
of Regulatory Affairs; (6) $76,919,000 shall be for the National Center 
for Toxicological Research; (7) $677,165,000 shall be for the Center for 
Tobacco Products and for related field activities in the Office of 
Regulatory Affairs; (8) $214,082,000 shall be for Rent and Related 
activities, of which $55,893,000 is for White Oak Consolidation, other 
than the amounts

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paid to the General Services Administration for rent; (9) $236,166,000 
shall be for payments to the General Services Administration for rent; 
and (10) $359,782,000 shall be for other activities, including the 
Office of the Commissioner of Food and Drugs, the Office of Food Policy 
and Response, the Office of Operations, the Office of the Chief 
Scientist, and central services for these offices:  Provided 
further, <<NOTE: Determination.>>  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, and for the 
administration of, 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 and shall not exceed 
$2,000,000:  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 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 <<NOTE: Advance 
approval.>> funds may be transferred from one specified activity to 
another with the prior approval of the Committees on Appropriations of 
both Houses of Congress.

     <<NOTE: Fees.>> 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), third-party logistics provider licensing and 
inspection fees authorized by 21 U.S.C. 360eee-3(c)(1), third-party 
auditor fees authorized by 21 U.S.C. 384d(c)(8), medical countermeasure 
priority review voucher user fees authorized by 21 U.S.C. 360bbb-4a, and 
fees relating to over-the-counter monograph drugs authorized by 21 
U.S.C. 379j-72 shall be credited to this account, to remain available 
until expended.

                        buildings and facilities

    For plans, construction, repair, improvement, extension, alteration, 
demolition, and purchase of fixed equipment or facilities of or used by 
the Food and Drug Administration, where not otherwise provided, 
$12,788,000, to remain available until expended.

                    fda innovation account, cures act

                      (including transfer of funds)

    For necessary expenses to carry out the purposes described under 
section 1002(b)(4) of the 21st Century Cures Act, in addition to amounts 
available for such purposes under the heading ``Salaries and Expenses'', 
$50,000,000, to remain available until expended:  Provided, That amounts 
appropriated in this paragraph are appropriated pursuant to section 
1002(b)(3) of the 21st Century Cures Act, are to be derived from amounts 
transferred under section

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1002(b)(2)(A) of such Act, and may be transferred by the Commissioner of 
Food and Drugs to the appropriation for ``Department of Health and Human 
Services Food and Drug Administration Salaries and Expenses'' solely for 
the purposes provided in such Act:  Provided 
further, <<NOTE: Determination.>>  That upon a determination by the 
Commissioner that funds transferred pursuant to the previous proviso are 
not necessary for the purposes provided, such amounts may be transferred 
back to the account:  Provided further, That such transfer authority is 
in addition to any other transfer authority provided by law.

                           INDEPENDENT AGENCY

                       Farm Credit Administration

                  limitation on administrative expenses

    Not to exceed $88,500,000 (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, <<NOTE: Notification.>>  That the 
agency may exceed this limitation by up to 10 percent with notification 
to the Committees on Appropriations of both Houses of Congress:  
Provided further, That the purposes of section 3.7(b)(2)(A)(i) of the 
Farm Credit Act of 1971 (12 U.S.C. 2128(b)(2)(A)(i)), the Farm Credit 
Administration may exempt, an amount in its sole discretion, from the 
application of the limitation provided in that clause of export loans 
described in the clause guaranteed or insured in a manner other than 
described in subclause (II) of the clause.

                                TITLE VII

                           GENERAL PROVISIONS

             (including rescissions and transfers of funds)

    Sec. 701.  The Secretary may use any appropriations made available 
to the Department of Agriculture in this Act to purchase new passenger 
motor vehicles, in addition to specific appropriations for this purpose, 
so long as the total number of vehicles purchased in fiscal year 2023 
does not exceed the number of vehicles owned or leased in fiscal year 
2018:  Provided, <<NOTE: Determination.>>  That, prior to purchasing 
additional motor vehicles, the Secretary must determine that such 
vehicles are necessary for transportation safety, to reduce operational 
costs, and for the protection of life, property, and public safety:  
Provided further, <<NOTE: Notification. Approval. Deadline.>>  That the 
Secretary may not increase the Department of Agriculture's fleet above 
the 2018 level unless the Secretary notifies in writing, and receives 
approval from, the Committees on Appropriations of both Houses of 
Congress within 30 days of the notification.

    Sec. 702. <<NOTE: Advance approvals. Notifications.>>   
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 property, 
plant and equipment and for the

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improvement, delivery, and implementation of Department financial, and 
administrative information technology services, and other support 
systems necessary for the delivery of financial, administrative, and 
information technology services, including cloud adoption and migration, 
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 716 of this Act:  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 initiate, plan, develop, implement, or make any changes 
to remove or relocate any systems, missions, personnel, or functions of 
the offices of the Chief Financial Officer and the Chief Information 
Officer, co-located with or from the National Finance Center prior to 
written notification to and prior approval of the Committee on 
Appropriations of both Houses of Congress and in accordance with the 
requirements of section 716 of this Act:  Provided further, That the 
National Finance Center Information Technology Services Division 
personnel and data center management responsibilities, and control of 
any functions, missions, and systems for current and future human 
resources management and integrated personnel and payroll systems (PPS) 
and functions provided by the Chief Financial Officer and the Chief 
Information Officer shall remain in the National Finance Center and 
under the management responsibility and administrative control of the 
National Finance Center:  Provided further, That the Secretary of 
Agriculture and the offices of the Chief Financial Officer shall 
actively market to existing and new Departments and other government 
agencies National Finance Center shared services including, but not 
limited to, payroll, financial management, and human capital shared 
services and allow the National Finance Center to perform technology 
upgrades:  Provided further, That of annual income amounts in the 
Working Capital Fund of the Department of Agriculture attributable to 
the amounts in excess of the true costs of the shared services provided 
by the National Finance Center and budgeted for the National Finance 
Center, the Secretary shall reserve not more than 4 percent for the 
replacement or acquisition of capital equipment, including equipment for 
the improvement, delivery, and implementation of financial, 
administrative, and information technology services, and other systems 
of the National Finance Center or to 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, <<NOTE: Determination.>>  That the limitations on the 
obligation

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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. <<NOTE: Contracts.>>   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. <<NOTE: Determination. Approvals.>>  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, <<NOTE: Notification.>>  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 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 
Rural Utilities Service 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

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assistance under section 313B(a) 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, 2024, 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) or by a successor to that 
Act, 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 
$2,900,000 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. <<NOTE: Pornography.>>  (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. 714.  Notwithstanding subsection (b) of section 14222 of Public 
Law 110-246 (7 U.S.C. 612c-6; in this section referred to as ``section 
14222''), 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 section 32 of the Act of August 
24, 1935 (7 U.S.C. 612c; in this section referred to as ``section 32'') 
in excess of $1,483,309,000 (exclusive of carryover appropriations from 
prior fiscal years), as follows: Child Nutrition Programs Entitlement 
Commodities--$485,000,000; State Option Contracts--$5,000,000; Removal 
of Defective Commodities--$2,500,000; Administration of section 32 
Commodity Purchases--$37,178,000:  Provided, <<NOTE: Notification. Time 
period.>>  That, of the total funds made available in the matter 
preceding this proviso that remain unobligated on October 1, 2023, such 
unobligated balances shall carryover into fiscal year 2024 and shall 
remain available

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until expended for any of the purposes of section 32, except that any 
such carryover funds used in accordance with clause (3) of section 32 
may not exceed $350,000,000 and may not be obligated until the Secretary 
of Agriculture provides written notification of the expenditures to the 
Committees on Appropriations of both Houses of Congress at least two 
weeks in advance:  Provided further, That, with the exception of any 
available carryover funds authorized in any prior appropriations Act to 
be used for the purposes of clause (3) of section 32, 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 to carry out clause (3) of section 32.

    Sec. 715.  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, 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 2024 appropriations Act.
    Sec. 716. <<NOTE: Notifications. Approvals. Time period.>>  (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 or the Secretary of Health and Human 
Services (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

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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 or the Secretary of Health and Human 
Services (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.
    (c) The Secretary of Agriculture or the Secretary of Health and 
Human Services 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 ten 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 or the Secretary of 
Health and Human Services 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. 717. <<NOTE: Fees.>>   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. 718.  None of the funds appropriated or otherwise made 
available to the Department of Agriculture, the Food and Drug 
Administration 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

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Agriculture, non-Department of Health and Human Services, or non-Farm 
Credit Administration employee.
    Sec. 719. <<NOTE: News stories. Notification.>>   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. 720. <<NOTE: Time period. Reimbursement.>>  No employee of the 
Department of Agriculture may be detailed or assigned from an agency or 
office funded by this 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. 721. <<NOTE: Deadline. Spending plan.>>   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 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. 722.  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. 723. <<NOTE: Determination. Prisons and prisoners.>>  For the 
purposes of determining eligibility or level of program assistance for 
Rural Development programs the Secretary shall not include incarcerated 
prison populations.

    Sec. 724. <<NOTE: Loans.>>   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, <<NOTE: Notification. Time period.>>  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. 725. <<NOTE: Notification. Advance approval.>>   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 property, plant and equipment, including 
equipment for the improvement, delivery, and implementation of 
Departmental financial management, information technology, and other 
support systems necessary for the delivery of financial,

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administrative, and information technology services, including cloud 
adoption and migration, of primary benefit to the agencies of the 
Department of Agriculture.

    Sec. 726.  None of the funds made available by this Act may be used 
to implement, administer, or enforce the ``variety'' requirements of the 
final rule entitled ``Enhancing Retailer Standards in the Supplemental 
Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)'' published by the Department of 
Agriculture in the Federal Register on December 15, 2016 (81 Fed. Reg. 
90675) until the Secretary of Agriculture amends the definition of the 
term ``variety'' as defined in section 278.1(b)(1)(ii)(C) of title 7, 
Code of Federal Regulations, and ``variety'' as applied in the 
definition of the term ``staple food'' as defined in section 271.2 of 
title 7, Code of Federal Regulations, to increase the number of items 
that qualify as acceptable varieties in each staple food category so 
that the total number of such items in each staple food category exceeds 
the number of such items in each staple food category included in the 
final rule as published on December 15, 2016:  
Provided, <<NOTE: Applicability. Effective date.>>  That until the 
Secretary promulgates such regulatory amendments, the Secretary shall 
apply the requirements regarding acceptable varieties and breadth of 
stock to Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program retailers that were 
in effect on the day before the date of the enactment of the 
Agricultural Act of 2014 (Public Law 113-79).

    Sec. 727.  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. 728.  None of the funds appropriated or otherwise made 
available by this Act shall be available for the United States 
Department of Agriculture to propose, finalize or implement any 
regulation that would promulgate new user fees pursuant to 31 U.S.C. 
9701 after the date of the enactment of this Act.
    Sec. 729.  Of the unobligated balances from amounts made available 
for the supplemental nutrition program as authorized by section 17 of 
the Child Nutrition Act of 1966 (42 U.S.C. 1786), $315,000,000 are 
hereby 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.
    Sec. 730.  Notwithstanding any provision of law that regulates the 
calculation and payment of overtime and holiday pay for FSIS inspectors, 
the Secretary may charge establishments subject to the inspection 
requirements of the Poultry Products Inspection Act, 21 U.S.C. 451 et 
seq., the Federal Meat Inspection Act, 21 U.S.C. 601 et seq, and the Egg 
Products Inspection Act, 21 U.S.C. 1031 et seq., for the cost of 
inspection services provided outside of an establishment's approved 
inspection shifts, and for inspection services provided on Federal 
holidays:  Provided, That any sums charged pursuant to this paragraph 
shall be deemed as overtime pay or holiday pay under section 1001(d) of 
the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (Public Law 117-2, 135 Stat. 242):  
Provided further, That sums received by the Secretary under this 
paragraph shall, in addition to other available funds, remain available 
until expended

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to the Secretary without further appropriation for the purpose of 
funding all costs associated with FSIS inspections.
    Sec. 731. (a) The Secretary of Agriculture shall--
            (1) <<NOTE: Audits. Evaluation.>>  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; and
            (2) <<NOTE: Public information. Reports.>>  promptly make 
        publicly available the final reports of any audits or reviews 
        conducted pursuant to subsection (1).

    (b) <<NOTE: Applicability.>>  This section shall be applied in a 
manner consistent with United States obligations under its international 
trade agreements.

    Sec. 732.  In this fiscal year and thereafter, and notwithstanding 
any other provision of law, none of the funds made available by this Act 
may be used to implement section 3.7(f) of the Farm Credit Act of 1971 
in a manner inconsistent with section 343(a)(13) of the Consolidated 
Farm and Rural Development Act.
    Sec. 733.  In this fiscal year and thereafter, and notwithstanding 
any other provision of law, 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 Random Source dogs and cats for use in research, experiments, 
teaching, or testing.
    Sec. 734. <<NOTE: Iron and steel products.>>  (a)(1) No Federal 
funds made available for this fiscal year for the rural water, waste 
water, waste disposal, and solid waste management programs authorized by 
sections 306, 306A, 306C, 306D, 306E, and 310B of the Consolidated Farm 
and Rural Development Act (7 U.S.C. 1926 et seq.) shall be used for a 
project for the construction, alteration, maintenance, or repair of a 
public water or wastewater system unless all of the iron and steel 
products used in the project are produced in the United States.

    (2) <<NOTE: Definition.>>  In this section, the term ``iron and 
steel products'' means the following products made primarily of iron or 
steel: lined or unlined pipes and fittings, manhole covers and other 
municipal castings, hydrants, tanks, flanges, pipe clamps and 
restraints, valves, structural steel, reinforced precast concrete, and 
construction materials.

    (b) Subsection (a) shall not apply in any case or category of cases 
in which the Secretary of Agriculture (in this section referred to as 
the ``Secretary'') or the designee of the Secretary finds that--
            (1) applying subsection (a) would be inconsistent with the 
        public interest;
            (2) iron and steel products are not produced in the United 
        States in sufficient and reasonably available quantities or of a 
        satisfactory quality; or
            (3) inclusion of iron and steel products produced in the 
        United States will increase the cost of the overall project by 
        more than 25 percent.

    (c) <<NOTE: Waiver request. Public information. Records. Time 
period.>>  If the Secretary or the designee receives a request for a 
waiver under this section, the Secretary or the designee shall

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make available to the public on an informal basis a copy of the request 
and information available to the Secretary or the designee concerning 
the request, and shall allow for informal public input on the request 
for at least 15 days prior to making a finding based on the 
request. <<NOTE: Web posting.>>  The Secretary or the designee shall 
make the request and accompanying information available by electronic 
means, including on the official public Internet Web site of the 
Department.

    (d) <<NOTE: Applicability.>>  This section shall be applied in a 
manner consistent with United States obligations under international 
agreements.

    (e) The Secretary may retain up to 0.25 percent of the funds 
appropriated in this Act for ``Rural Utilities Service--Rural Water and 
Waste Disposal Program Account'' for carrying out the provisions 
described in subsection (a)(1) for management and oversight of the 
requirements of this section.
    (f) Subsection (a) shall not apply with respect to a project for 
which the engineering plans and specifications include use of iron and 
steel products otherwise prohibited by such subsection if the plans and 
specifications have received required approvals from State agencies 
prior to the date of enactment of this Act.
    (g) <<NOTE: Definition.>> For purposes of this section, the terms 
``United States'' and ``State'' shall include each of the several 
States, the District of Columbia, and each Federally recognized Indian 
Tribe.

    Sec. 735. <<NOTE: Lobbying.>>   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. 736.  Of the total amounts made available by this Act for 
direct loans and grants under the following headings: ``Rural Housing 
Service--Rural Housing Insurance Fund Program Account''; ``Rural Housing 
Service--Mutual and Self-Help Housing Grants''; ``Rural Housing 
Service--Rural Housing Assistance Grants''; ``Rural Housing Service--
Rural Community Facilities Program Account''; ``Rural Business-
Cooperative Service--Rural Business Program Account''; ``Rural Business-
Cooperative Service--Rural Economic Development Loans Program Account''; 
``Rural Business-Cooperative Service--Rural Cooperative Development 
Grants''; ``Rural Business-Cooperative Service--Rural Microentrepreneur 
Assistance Program''; ``Rural Utilities Service--Rural Water and Waste 
Disposal Program Account''; ``Rural Utilities Service--Rural 
Electrification and Telecommunications Loans Program Account''; and 
``Rural Utilities Service--Distance Learning, Telemedicine, and 
Broadband Program'', to the maximum extent feasible, at least 10 percent 
of the funds shall be allocated for assistance in persistent poverty 
counties under this section, including, notwithstanding any other 
provision regarding population limits, any county seat of such a 
persistent poverty county that has a population that does not exceed the 
authorized population limit by more than 10 percent:  
Provided, <<NOTE: Definition.>>  That for purposes of this section, the 
term ``persistent poverty counties'' means any county that has had 20 
percent or more of its population living in poverty over the past 30 
years, as measured by the 1990 and 2000 decennial censuses, and 2007-
2011 American Community Survey 5-year average, or any territory or 
possession of the United States:  Provided 
further, <<NOTE: Applicability.>>  That with respect to specific 
activities for which program levels have been made available by this Act 
that are not supported

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by budget authority, the requirements of this section shall be applied 
to such program level.

    Sec. 737. <<NOTE: Human embryos.>>  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. 738.  None of the funds made available by this or any other Act 
may be used to enforce the final rule promulgated by the Food and Drug 
Administration entitled ``Standards for the Growing, Harvesting, 
Packing, and Holding of Produce for Human Consumption,'' and published 
on November 27, 2015, with respect to the regulation of entities that 
grow, harvest, pack, or hold wine grapes, hops, pulse crops, or almonds.
    Sec. 739.  There is hereby appropriated $5,000,000, to remain 
available until September 30, 2024, for a pilot program for the National 
Institute of Food and Agriculture to provide grants to nonprofit 
organizations for programs and services to establish and enhance farming 
and ranching opportunities for military veterans.
    Sec. 740. <<NOTE: Time periods. School breakfast.>>   For school 
years 2022-2023 and 2023-2024, none of the funds made available by this 
Act may be used to implement or enforce the matter following the first 
comma in the second sentence of footnote (c) of section 220.8(c) of 
title 7, Code of Federal Regulations, with respect to the substitution 
of vegetables for fruits under the school breakfast program established 
under section 4 of the Child Nutrition Act of 1966 (42 U.S.C. 1773).

    Sec. 741.  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), subtitle G of the Agricultural 
        Marketing Act of 1946, or section 10114 of the Agriculture 
        Improvement Act of 2018; or
            (2) <<NOTE: Hemp and hemp seeds.>>  to prohibit the 
        transportation, processing, sale, or use of hemp, or seeds of 
        such plant, that is grown or cultivated in accordance with 
        section 7606 of the Agricultural Act of 2014 or subtitle G of 
        the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946, within or outside the 
        State in which the hemp is grown or cultivated.

    Sec. 742.  There is hereby appropriated $3,000,000, to remain 
available until expended, for grants under section 12502 of Public Law 
115-334.
    Sec. 743.  There is hereby appropriated $1,000,000 to carry out 
section 3307 of Public Law 115-334.
    Sec. 744. <<NOTE: Waiver authority.>>  The Secretary of Agriculture 
may waive the matching funds requirement under section 412(g) of the 
Agricultural Research, Extension, and Education Reform Act of 1998 (7 
U.S.C. 7632(g)).

    Sec. 745.  There is hereby appropriated $2,000,000, to remain 
available until expended, for a pilot program for the Secretary to 
provide grants to qualified non-profit organizations and public housing 
authorities to provide technical assistance, including financial and 
legal services, to RHS multi-family housing borrowers

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to facilitate the acquisition of RHS multi-family housing properties in 
areas where the Secretary determines a risk of loss of affordable 
housing, by non-profit housing organizations and public housing 
authorities as authorized by law that commit to keep such properties in 
the RHS multi-family housing program for a period of time as determined 
by the Secretary.
    Sec. 746.  There is hereby appropriated $4,000,000, to carry out 
section 4208 of Public Law 115-334, including for project locations in 
additional regions.
    Sec. 747.  There is hereby appropriated $4,000,000 to carry out 
section 12301 of Public Law 115-334, Farming Opportunities Training and 
Outreach.
    Sec. 748. <<NOTE: Water. Determination. Time period.>>  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. 749. <<NOTE: Determination.>>   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, 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. 750. <<NOTE: Compliance inspection. 7 USC 2144 note.>>   In 
this fiscal year and thereafter, and notwithstanding any other provision 
of law, ARS facilities as described in the ``Memorandum of Understanding 
Between the U.S. Department of Agriculture Animal and Plant Health 
Inspection Service (APHIS) and the U.S. Department of Agriculture 
Agricultural Research Service (ARS) Concerning Laboratory Animal 
Welfare'' (16-6100-0103-MU Revision 16-1) shall be inspected by APHIS 
for compliance with the Animal Welfare Act and its regulations and 
standards.

    Sec. 751. <<NOTE: Poultry and poultry products. China.>>   None of 
the funds made available by this Act may be used to procure raw or 
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 Care Food 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. 752. <<NOTE: Time period. Requirement. School lunches.>>   For 
school year 2023-2024, only a school food authority that had a negative 
balance in the nonprofit school food service account as of June 30, 
2022, shall be required to establish a price for paid lunches in 
accordance with section 12(p) of the Richard B. Russell National School 
Lunch Act (42 U.S.C. 1760(p)).

    Sec. 753.  There is hereby appropriated $2,000,000, to remain 
available until expended, for the Secretary of Agriculture to carry out 
a pilot program that assists rural hospitals to improve long-term 
operations and financial health by providing technical assistance 
through analysis of current hospital management practices.

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    Sec. 754. <<NOTE: Grants.>>  Any funds made available by this or any 
other Act that the Secretary withholds pursuant to section 1668(g)(2) of 
the Food, Agriculture, Conservation, and Trade Act of 1990 (7 U.S.C. 
5921(g)(2)), as amended, shall be available for grants for biotechnology 
risk assessment research:  Provided, That the Secretary may transfer 
such funds among appropriations of the Department of Agriculture for 
purposes of making such grants.

    Sec. 755.  There is hereby appropriated $400,000 to carry out 
section 1672(g)(4)(B) of the Food, Agriculture, Conservation, and Trade 
Act of 1990 (7 U.S.C. 5925(g)(4)(B)) as amended by section 7209 of 
Public Law 115-334.
    Sec. 756. <<NOTE: 7 USC 2146 note.>>   Hereafter, none of the funds 
made available by this Act or any other Act, may be used to pay the 
salaries or expenses of personnel to implement any activities related to 
the permitting of non-recording of observed violations of the Animal 
Welfare Act or its regulations on official inspection reports.

    Sec. 757.  For necessary expenses associated with cotton classing 
activities pursuant to 7 U.S.C. 55, to include equipment and facility 
upgrades, and in addition to any other funds made available for this 
purpose, there is appropriated $4,000,000, to remain available until 
September 30, 2024:  Provided, That amounts made available in this 
section shall be treated as funds collected by fees authorized under 
Mar. 4, 1923, ch. 288, Sec. 5, 42 Stat. 1518, as amended (7 U.S.C. 55).
    Sec. 758.  Notwithstanding any other provision of law, no funds 
available to the Department of Agriculture may be used to move any staff 
office or any agency from the mission area in which it was located on 
August 1, 2018, to any other mission area or office within the 
Department in the absence of the enactment of specific legislation 
affirming such move.
    Sec. 759.  The Secretary, acting through the Chief of the Natural 
Resources Conservation Service, may use funds appropriated under this 
Act or any other Act for the Watershed and Flood Prevention Operations 
Program and the Watershed Rehabilitation Program carried out pursuant to 
the Watershed Protection and Flood Prevention Act (16 U.S.C. 1001 et 
seq.), and for the Emergency Watershed Protection Program carried out 
pursuant to section 403 of the Agricultural Credit Act of 1978 (16 
U.S.C. 2203) to provide technical services for such programs pursuant to 
section 1252(a)(1) of the Food Security Act of 1985 (16 U.S.C. 
3851(a)(1)), notwithstanding subsection (c) of such section.
    Sec. 760. <<NOTE: Determination.>>  In administering the pilot 
program established by section 779 of division A of the Consolidated 
Appropriations Act, 2018 (Public Law 115-141), the Secretary of 
Agriculture may, for purposes of determining entities eligible to 
receive assistance, consider those communities which are ``Areas Rural 
in Character'':  Provided, That not more than 10 percent of the funds 
made available under the heading ``Distance Learning, Telemedicine, and 
Broadband Program'' for the purposes of the pilot program established by 
section 779 of Public Law 115-141 may be used for this purpose.

    Sec. 761.  None of the funds made available by this Act may be used 
to pay the salaries or expenses of personnel--
            (1) to inspect horses under section 3 of the Federal Meat 
        Inspection Act (21 U.S.C. 603);

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            (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).

    Sec. 762.  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. 763. <<NOTE: Deadline. Fish and fishing.>>   Out of amounts 
appropriated to the Food and Drug Administration under title VI, the 
Secretary of Health and Human Services, acting through the Commissioner 
of Food and Drugs, shall, not later than September 30, 2023, and 
following the review required under Executive Order No. 12866 (5 U.S.C. 
601 note; relating to regulatory planning and review), issue advice 
revising the advice provided in the notice of availability entitled 
``Advice About Eating Fish, From the Environmental Protection Agency and 
Food and Drug Administration; Revised Fish Advice; Availability'' (82 
Fed. Reg. 6571 (January 19, 2017)), in a manner that is consistent with 
nutrition science recognized by the Food and Drug Administration on the 
net effects of seafood consumption.

    Sec. 764. There is hereby appropriated $5,000,000, to remain 
available until expended, to carry out section 2103 of Public Law 115-
334:  Provided, <<NOTE: Wetlands. Conservation.>>  That the Secretary 
shall prioritize the wetland compliance needs of areas with significant 
numbers of individual wetlands, wetland acres, and conservation 
compliance requests.

    Sec. 765. <<NOTE: Genetic engineering.>>  Notwithstanding any other 
provision of law, the acceptable market name of any engineered animal 
approved prior to the effective date of the National Bioengineered Food 
Disclosure Standard (February 19, 2019) shall include the words 
``genetically engineered'' prior to the existing acceptable market name.

    Sec. 766.  There is appropriated to the Department of Agriculture, 
for an additional amount for ``Agricultural Programs--Processing, 
Research, and Marketing--Office of the Secretary'', $5,000,000, which 
shall remain available until expended, for necessary expenses, under 
such terms and conditions determined by the Secretary, related to 
testing soil, water, or agricultural products for per- and 
polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) at the request of an agricultural 
producer, assisting agricultural producers affected by PFAS 
contamination with costs related to mitigate the impacts to their 
operation that have resulted from such contamination and indemnifying 
agricultural producers for the value of unmarketable crops, livestock, 
and other agricultural products related to PFAS contamination:  
Provided, That the Secretary shall prioritize such assistance to 
agricultural producers in states and territories that have established a 
tolerance threshold for PFAS in a food or agricultural product:  
Provided further, <<NOTE: Reports.>>  That, not later than 90 days after 
the end of fiscal year 2023, the Secretary shall submit a report to the 
Congress specifying the type, amount, and method of such assistance by 
state and territory and the status of the amounts obligated and plans 
for further expenditure, and include improvements that can be made to 
U.S. Department of Agriculture programs, either administratively or 
legislatively, to increase support for agricultural producers impacted 
by PFAS contamination and to enhance scientific knowledge on PFAS uptake 
in crops and

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livestock and PFAS mitigation and remediation methods and disseminate 
such knowledge to agricultural producers.

    Sec. 767. <<NOTE: Termination date.>>  The Secretary shall set aside 
for Rural Economic Area Partnership (REAP) Zones, until August 15, 2023, 
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. 768.  There is hereby appropriated $500,000 to carry out the 
duties of the working group established under section 770 of the 
Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and 
Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2019 (Public Law 116-6; 133 Stat. 
89).
    Sec. 769.  For an additional amount for the Office of the Secretary, 
$15,000,000, to remain available until expended, to continue the 
Institute for Rural Partnerships as established in section 778 of Public 
Law 117-103:  Provided, <<NOTE: Continuation. Urban and rural areas.>>  
That the Institute for Rural Partnerships shall continue to dedicate 
resources to researching the causes and conditions of challenges facing 
rural areas, and develop community partnerships to address such 
challenges:  Provided further, That administrative or other fees shall 
not exceed one percent:  Provided 
further, <<NOTE: Coordination. Publication. Reports.>> That such 
partnership shall coordinate and publish an annual report.

    Sec. 770.  Of the unobligated balances from prior year 
appropriations made available under the heading ``Farm Service Agency--
Agricultural Credit Insurance Fund Program Account'', $73,000,000 are 
hereby rescinded.
    Sec. 771.  In addition to the amount of reimbursement for 
administrative and operating expenses available for crop insurance 
contracts described in subsection (a)(2)(F) of section III of the 2023 
Standard Reinsurance Agreement (SRA) that cover agricultural commodities 
described in section 101 of title I of the Specialty Crops 
Competitiveness Act of 2004 (7 U.S.C. 1621 note), there is hereby 
appropriated $25,000,000, to remain available until expended, to pay, 
with respect to such contracts for the 2021 reinsurance year, an amount 
that is equal to the difference between the amount to be paid pursuant 
to the SRA for the applicable reinsurance year and the amount that would 
be paid if such contracts were not subject to a reduction described in 
subsection (a)(2)(G) of section III of the SRA but subject to a 
reimbursement rate equal to 17.5 percent of the net book premium.
    Sec. 772.  For an additional amount for the ``Office of the 
Secretary'', $1,300,000, to remain available until expended, for the 
Secretary, in consultation with the Secretary of the Department of 
Health and Human Services, to enter into an agreement with the National 
Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine to conduct a study of 
the eight topics and scientific questions related to alcohol previously 
published by USDA and HHS and other relevant topics:  Provided, That the 
panel or panels established by the National Academies Sciences, 
Engineering, and Medicine to conduct the study shall operate in a fully 
transparent manner and include a balanced representation of individuals 
who have

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expertise in the health effects of alcohol consumption, are unbiased, 
and are free from conflicts of interests:  Provided further, That the 
findings and recommendations of the study shall be based on the 
preponderance of the scientific and medical knowledge consistent with 
section 5341 of title 7 of United States Code:  Provided 
further, <<NOTE: Reports.>>  That not later than eighteen months after 
the date of enactment of this Act, the National Academies of Sciences, 
Engineering, and Medicine shall submit its report to the Secretary of 
Agriculture, the Secretary of Health and Human Services, and the 
Congress of its systematic review and data analysis of the eight 
research topics:  Provided further, <<NOTE: Recommenda- tions. Alcohol 
and alcoholic beverages.>>  That the Secretary of Agriculture shall 
ensure that the 2025 Dietary Guidelines for Americans process includes a 
recommendation for alcohol and shall be based on the preponderance of 
scientific and medical knowledge consistent with section 5341 of title 7 
of United States Code:  Provided further, That the Secretary of 
Agriculture shall ensure the process is fully transparent and includes a 
balanced representation of individuals who are unbiased and free from 
conflicts of interest.

    Sec. 773. <<NOTE: Reports. Foreign investments. Disclosures. 7 USC 
3501 note.>>  The Secretary, as part of the report on foreign 
landholding required under the Agricultural Foreign Investment 
Disclosure Act (Public Law 95-460), shall report to Congress on foreign 
investments in agricultural land in the United States, including the 
impact foreign ownership has on family farms, rural communities, and the 
domestic food supply:  Provided, <<NOTE: Deadline. Records. Data.>>  
That within 3 years after the enactment of this Act, the Secretary shall 
establish a streamlined process for electronic submission and retention 
of disclosures made under the Agricultural Foreign Investment Disclosure 
Act, including an internet database that contains disaggregated data 
from each disclosure submitted:  Provided 
further <<NOTE: Publication.>> , That all prior year disclosures of 
foreign investments in agricultural land in the United States are 
published in the database:  Provided further, <<NOTE: Plan. Privacy.>>  
That the plan includes a process to ensure the protection of personally 
identifiable information and that all disclosures of foreign investments 
in agricultural land on the USDA website be disaggregated by: (1) in any 
case in which such foreign person is an individual, the citizenship of 
such foreign person; and (2) in any case in which such foreign person is 
not an individual or a government, the nature of the legal entity 
holding the interest, the country in which such foreign person is 
created or organized, and the principal place of business of such 
foreign person.

    Sec. 774. <<NOTE: Kanpachi.>>   Notwithstanding any other provision 
of law, the common name ``Kanpachi'' shall serve as an acceptable market 
name under the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (21 U.S.C. 301 et 
seq.) for labeling and marketing of ocean-farmed Seriola rivoliana.

    Sec. 775. <<NOTE: Kansas. 6 USC 190 note.>>   In this or any 
subsequent fiscal year, the Secretary of Homeland Security shall 
transfer to the Secretary of Agriculture the operation of and all 
property required to operate the National Bio- and Agro-Defense Facility 
in Manhattan, Kansas:  Provided, 
That, <<NOTE: Deadline. Determinations.>>  such transfer of function 
shall include the transfer of up to 40 full time equivalent positions, 
to be completed within 120 days of the effective date of the transfer of 
function, as jointly determined by the Secretaries.

    Sec. 776. (a) Section 260 of the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 
(7 U.S.C. 1636i) is amended by striking ``2022'' and inserting ``2023''.

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    (b) Section 942 of the Livestock Mandatory Reporting Act of 1999 (7 
U.S.C. 1635 note; Public Law 106-78) is amended by striking ``2022'' and 
inserting ``2023''.
    Sec. 777.  Section 18(g) of the Richard B. Russell National School 
Lunch Act (42 U.S.C. 1769(g)) is amended by striking ``Access to Local 
Foods: Farm to School Program.'' and inserting ``Access to Local Foods: 
Patrick Leahy Farm to School Program''.
    Sec. 778.  Notwithstanding 7 U.S.C. 1991(a)(13), the Secretary shall 
consider a city or town to be a rural area for the purposes of 
eligibility for a guaranteed loan funded through the Rural Community 
Facilities Program Account if the project to be funded received a prior 
loan from such account in fiscal year 2021.
    Sec. 779. <<NOTE: Deadline.>>   Of the unobligated balances in the 
``Nonrecurring Expenses Fund'' established in section 742 of division A 
of Public Law 113-235, $150,000,000 are hereby rescinded not later than 
September 30, 2023.

    Sec. 780.  Funds made available in the Consolidated Appropriations 
Act, 2018 (Public Law 115-141) for the ``Rural Community Facilities 
Program Account'' under section 306 of the Consolidated Farm and Rural 
Development Act, 7 U.S.C. 1926, for the principal amount of direct loans 
are to remain available through fiscal year 2028 for the liquidation of 
valid obligations incurred in fiscal year 2018.
    Sec. 781.  Of the unobligated balances from amounts made available 
to carry out section 749(g) of the Agricultural Appropriations Act of 
2010 (Public Law 111-80), $80,000,000 are hereby 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.
    This division may be cited as the ``Agriculture, Rural Development, 
Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 
2023''.

 DIVISION B-- <<NOTE: Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies 
  Appropriations Act, 2023.>> COMMERCE, JUSTICE, SCIENCE, AND RELATED 
AGENCIES APPROPRIATIONS ACT, 2023

TITLE I <<NOTE: Department of Commerce Appropriations Act, 2023.>> 

                         DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

                   International Trade Administration

                      operations and administration

     <<NOTE: Time periods.>> For necessary expenses for international 
trade activities of the Department of Commerce provided for by law, to 
carry out activities associated with facilitating, attracting, and 
retaining business investment in the United States, 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

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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 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; not to exceed $325,000 for purchase of armored vehicles 
without regard to the general purchase price limitations; obtaining 
insurance on official motor vehicles; and rental of tie lines, 
$625,000,000, of which $85,000,000 shall remain available until 
September 30, 2024:  Provided, That $12,000,000 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 
further, 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, <<NOTE: Applicability. Assessments.>>  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:  Provided further, That, of amounts provided under this 
heading, up to $3,000,000, to remain available until expended, shall be 
for the purpose of carrying out a pilot fellowship program of the United 
States Commercial Service under which the Secretary of Commerce may make 
competitive grants to appropriate institutions of higher education or 
students to increase the level of knowledge and awareness of, and 
interest in employment with, that Service among minority students:  
Provided further, <<NOTE: Grants. Regulations. Requirement.>>  That any 
grants awarded under such program shall be made pursuant to regulations 
to be prescribed by the Secretary, which shall require as a condition of 
the initial receipt of grant funds, a commitment by prospective grantees 
to accept full-time employment in the Global Markets unit of the 
International Trade Administration upon the completion of participation 
in the program.

                     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 Control Reform Act of 2018 (subtitle B of 
title XVII of the John S. McCain

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National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2019; Public Law 115-
232; 132 Stat. 2208; 50 U.S.C. 4801 et seq.), 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, $191,000,000, of which $76,000,000 shall remain 
available until expended:  Provided, <<NOTE: Applicability.>>  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, <<NOTE: Public information.>>  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 
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 sections 27, 28, 29, and 30 of 
the Stevenson-Wydler Technology Innovation Act of 1980 (15 U.S.C. 3722, 
3722a, 3722b, and 3723), as amended, $430,000,000 to remain available 
until expended, of which $50,000,000 shall be for grants under section 
27, $41,000,000 shall be for grants under section 28, $41,000,000 shall 
be for grants under section 29 in amounts determined by the Secretary, 
and $2,500,000 shall be for grants under section 30:  Provided, 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.

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses of administering the economic development 
assistance programs as provided for by law, $68,000,000:  Provided, That 
funds provided under this heading 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; sections 27 through 30 of the 
Stevenson-Wydler Technology Innovation Act of 1980 (15 U.S.C. 3722-
3723), as amended; and the Community Emergency Drought Relief Act of 
1977.

                  Minority Business Development Agency

                      minority business development

    For necessary expenses of the Minority Business Development Agency 
in fostering, promoting, and developing minority business enterprises, 
as authorized by law, $70,000,000.

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                    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, 
$130,000,000, to remain available until September 30, 2024.

                          Bureau of the Census

                      current surveys and programs

    For necessary expenses for collecting, compiling, analyzing, 
preparing, and publishing statistics, provided for by law, $330,000,000: 
 Provided, That, from amounts provided herein, funds may be used for 
promotion, outreach, and marketing activities.

                     periodic censuses and programs

    For necessary expenses for collecting, compiling, analyzing, 
preparing, and publishing statistics for periodic censuses and programs 
provided for by law, $1,155,000,000, to remain available until September 
30, 2024:  Provided, That, from amounts provided herein, funds may be 
used for promotion, outreach, and marketing activities.

       National Telecommunications and Information Administration

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses, as provided for by law, of the National 
Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA), $62,000,000, 
to remain available until September 30, 2024:  
Provided, <<NOTE: Fees.>>  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, $4,253,404,000, to remain available 
until expended:  Provided, <<NOTE: Reduction.>> 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 2023, so as to result in a 
fiscal year 2023 appropriation from the general fund estimated at $0:  
Provided further, <<NOTE: Reduction.>> That during fiscal year 2023, 
should the total amount of such offsetting collections be less than 
$4,253,404,000, this amount shall be reduced accordingly:  Provided 
further, That any amount received in excess of $4,253,404,000 in fiscal 
year 2023 and deposited in the Patent and Trademark Fee Reserve Fund 
shall remain available until expended:  Provided 
further, <<NOTE: Spending plan.>>  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 the budget of the 
President submitted for fiscal year 2024 under section 1105 of title 31, 
United States Code, shall include within amounts provided under this 
heading for necessary expenses of the USPTO any increases that are 
expected to result from an increase promulgated through rule or 
regulation in offsetting collections of fees and surcharges assessed and 
collected by the USPTO under any law in either fiscal year 2023 or 
fiscal year 2024:  Provided further, That from amounts provided herein, 
not to exceed $13,500 shall be made available in fiscal year 2023 for 
official reception and representation expenses:  Provided further, That 
in fiscal year 2023 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 Employees FEHB 
Fund, as appropriate, and shall be available for the authorized purposes

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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) 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, $2,450,000 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), $953,000,000, to remain available until expended, of 
which not to exceed $9,000,000 may be transferred to the ``Working 
Capital Fund'':  Provided, That of the amounts appropriated under this 
heading, $62,532,000 shall be used for the projects, and in the amounts, 
specified in the table immediately following the paragraph ``NIST STRS 
Community Project Funding/NIST External Projects'' in the explanatory 
statement described in section 4 (in the matter preceding division A of 
this consolidated Act):  Provided further, That the amounts made 
available for the projects referenced in the preceding proviso may not 
be transferred for any other purpose:  Provided further, 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, 
$212,000,000, to remain available until expended, of which $175,000,000 
shall be for the Hollings Manufacturing Extension Partnership, and of 
which $37,000,000 shall be for the Manufacturing USA Program.

                   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), $462,285,000, to remain available until expended:  Provided, That 
of the amounts appropriated under this heading, $332,285,000 shall be 
used for the projects, and in the amounts, specified in the table 
immediately following the paragraph ``NIST Construction Community 
Project Funding/NIST Extramural Construction'' in the explanatory 
statement described in section 4 (in the matter preceding division A of 
this consolidated Act):

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 Provided further, That up to one percent of amounts made available for 
the projects referenced in the preceding proviso may be used for the 
administrative costs of such projects:  Provided 
further, <<NOTE: Spending plan.>>  That the Director of the National 
Institute of Standards and Technology 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, <<NOTE: Budget estimates. Time periods. 15 USC 1513b note.>>  
That the Secretary of Commerce shall include in the budget justification 
materials for fiscal year 2024 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; pilot programs for State-
led fisheries management, notwithstanding any other provision of law; 
grants, contracts, or other payments to nonprofit organizations for the 
purposes of conducting activities pursuant to cooperative agreements; 
and relocation of facilities, $4,500,997,000, to remain available until 
September 30, 2024:  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, $344,901,000 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; Fisheries Data Collections, Surveys, and Assessments; 
Observers and Training; Fisheries Management Programs and Services; and 
Interjurisdictional Fisheries Grants:  Provided further, That not to 
exceed $71,299,000 shall be for payment to the ``Department of Commerce 
Working Capital Fund'':  Provided further, That of the $4,868,898,000 
provided for in direct obligations under this heading, $4,500,997,000 is 
appropriated from the general fund, $344,901,000 is provided by 
transfer, and $23,000,000 is derived from recoveries of prior year 
obligations:  Provided further, That of the amounts appropriated under 
this heading, $111,465,000 shall be used for the projects, and in the 
amounts, specified in the table immediately following the paragraph 
``NOAA Community Project Funding/NOAA Special Projects'' in the 
explanatory statement described in section

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4 (in the matter preceding division A of this consolidated Act):  
Provided further, That the amounts made available for the projects 
referenced in the preceding proviso may not be transferred for any other 
purpose:  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. ch. 55), such sums as 
may be necessary.

                procurement, acquisition and construction

    For procurement, acquisition and construction of capital assets, 
including alteration and modification costs, of the National Oceanic and 
Atmospheric Administration, $1,653,630,000, to remain available until 
September 30, 2025, except that funds provided for acquisition and 
construction of vessels and aircraft, and construction of facilities 
shall remain available until expended:  Provided, That of the 
$1,666,630,000 provided for in direct obligations under this heading, 
$1,653,630,000 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:  Provided further, <<NOTE: Budget estimates. Time periods. 15 
USC 1513a note.>>  That the Secretary of Commerce shall include in 
budget justification materials for fiscal year 2024 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 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.

                     pacific coastal salmon recovery

    For necessary expenses associated with the restoration of Pacific 
salmon populations, $65,000,000, to remain available until September 30, 
2024:  Provided, <<NOTE: Grants. State listing. Native 
Americans. Guidelines.>>  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,

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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.

                      fisheries disaster assistance

    For necessary expenses of administering the fishery disaster 
assistance programs authorized by the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery 
Conservation and Management Act (Public Law 94-265) and the 
Interjurisdictional Fisheries Act (title III of Public Law 99-659), 
$300,000.

                      fishermen's contingency fund

    For carrying out the provisions of title IV of Public Law 95-372, 
not to exceed $349,000, 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 2023, 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, $95,000,000:  Provided, 
That <<NOTE: Time period. Reimbursement.>> no employee of the Department 
of Commerce may be detailed or assigned from a bureau or office funded 
by this Act or any other Act to offices within the Office of the 
Secretary of the Department of Commerce for more than 180 days in a 
fiscal year unless the individual's employing bureau or office is fully 
reimbursed for the salary and expenses of the employee for the entire 
period of assignment using funds provided under this heading:  Provided 
further, That amounts made available to the Department of Commerce in 
this or any prior Act may not be transferred pursuant to section 508 of 
this or any prior Act to the account funded under this heading, except 
in the case of extraordinary circumstances that threaten life or 
property.

                      renovation and modernization

    For necessary expenses for the renovation and modernization of the 
Herbert C. Hoover Building, $1,142,000.

                       nonrecurring expenses fund

    For necessary expenses for technology modernization projects and 
cybersecurity risk mitigation of the Department of Commerce, 
$35,000,000, to remain available until September 30, 2025:  Provided, 
That amounts made available under this heading are in

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addition to such other funds as may be available for such purposes:  
Provided further, <<NOTE: Notification. Time period.>>  That any 
unobligated balances of expired discretionary funds transferred to the 
Department of Commerce Nonrecurring Expenses Fund, as authorized by 
section 111 of title I of division B of Public Law 116-93, may be 
obligated only after the Committees on Appropriations of the House of 
Representatives and the Senate are notified at least 15 days in advance 
of the planned use of funds.

                       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.), $48,000,000.

               General Provisions--Department of Commerce

                      (including transfer of funds)

    Sec. 101. <<NOTE: Certification.>>   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, <<NOTE: Notification. Time period.>>  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: Incorporation by reference. Applicability. 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 2023:  Provided, That the life cycle cost 
for the Joint Polar Satellite System is $11,322,125,000, the life cycle 
cost of the Polar Follow On Program is $6,837,900,000, the life cycle 
cost for the Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite R-Series 
Program is $11,700,100,000, and the life cycle cost for the Space 
Weather Follow On Program is $692,800,000.

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    Sec. 105. <<NOTE: Reimbursement.>>   Notwithstanding any other 
provision of law, the Secretary of Commerce 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. <<NOTE: Child pornography.>>   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. <<NOTE: Reimbursement.>>  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. <<NOTE: Records.>>  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 <<NOTE: Fee.>>  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. <<NOTE: Grants. Contracts.>>   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, 2024, 
for such purposes:  Provided further, That all funds within this section 
and their corresponding uses are subject to section 505 of this Act.

    Sec. 110.  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

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for programs of the Bureau of Economic Analysis and the Bureau of the 
Census, 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.
    Sec. 111.  Amounts provided by this Act for the Hollings 
Manufacturing Extension Partnership under the heading ``National 
Institute of Standards and Technology--Industrial Technology Services'' 
shall not be subject to cost share requirements under 15 U.S.C. 
278k(e)(2):  Provided, That the authority made available pursuant to 
this section shall be elective, in whole or in part, for any 
Manufacturing Extension Partnership Center that also receives funding 
from a State that is conditioned upon the application of a Federal cost 
sharing requirement.
    Sec. 112. <<NOTE: Waiver authority.>>  The Secretary of Commerce, or 
the designee of the Secretary, may waive--
            (1) in whole or in part, the matching requirements under 
        sections 306 and 306A, and the cost sharing requirements under 
        section 315, of the Coastal Zone Management Act of 1972 (16 
        U.S.C. 1455, 1455a, and 1461) as necessary at the request of the 
        grant applicant, for amounts made available under this Act under 
        the heading ``Operations, Research, and Facilities'' under the 
        heading ``National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration''; and
            (2) up to 50 percent of the matching requirements under 
        sections 306 and 306A, and the cost sharing requirements under 
        section 315, of the Coastal Zone Management Act of 1972 (16 
        U.S.C. 1455, 1455a, and 1461) as necessary at the request of the 
        grant applicant, for amounts made available under this Act under 
        the heading ``Procurement, Acquisition and Construction'' under 
        the heading ``National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration''.

    This title may be cited as the ``Department of Commerce 
Appropriations Act, 2023''.

TITLE II <<NOTE: Department of Justice Appropriations Act, 2023.>> 

                          DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE

                         General Administration

                          salaries and expenses

    For expenses necessary for the administration of the Department of 
Justice, $145,000,000, of which $4,000,000 shall remain available until 
September 30, 2024, and 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

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direction, $138,000,000, to remain available until expended:  Provided, 
That the Attorney General may transfer up to $40,000,000 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:  Provided further, 
That any transfer pursuant to the first 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.

                 Executive Office for Immigration Review

                      (including transfer of funds)

    For expenses necessary for the administration of immigration-related 
activities of the Executive Office for Immigration Review, $860,000,000, 
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, and of which not less than $29,000,000 shall 
be available for services and activities provided by the Legal 
Orientation Program:  Provided, That not to exceed $50,000,000 of the 
total amount made available under this heading shall remain available 
until September 30, 2027, for build-out and modifications of courtroom 
space.

                       Office of Inspector General

    For necessary expenses of the Office of Inspector General, 
$139,000,000, including not to exceed $10,000 to meet unforeseen 
emergencies of a confidential character:  Provided, That not to exceed 
$4,000,000 shall remain available until September 30, 2024.

                     United States Parole Commission

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses of the United States Parole Commission as 
authorized, $14,591,000:  Provided, <<NOTE: Term extension.>> 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

                      (including transfer of funds)

    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; the administration of pardon and clemency petitions; and rent 
of private or Government-owned space in the District of Columbia, 
$1,138,000,000, of which not to exceed

[[Page 136 STAT. 4523]]

$50,000,000 for litigation support contracts and information technology 
projects, including cybersecurity and hardening of critical networks, 
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 of the total amount appropriated, not to exceed 
$9,000 shall be available to the Criminal Division for official 
reception and representation expenses:  Provided 
further, <<NOTE: Determination.>>  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, <<NOTE: Reimbursement.>>  That of the amount appropriated, such 
sums as may be necessary shall be available to the Civil 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:  Provided further, That any funds 
provided under this heading in prior year appropriations Acts that 
remain available to the Civil 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) may also be used to carry 
out any authorized purposes of the Civil Rights Division:  Provided 
further, That amounts repurposed by the preceding proviso may not be 
used to increase the number of permanent positions.

    In addition, for reimbursement of expenses of the Department of 
Justice associated with processing cases under the National Childhood 
Vaccine Injury Act of 1986, $31,738,000, to be appropriated from the 
Vaccine Injury Compensation Trust Fund and to remain available until 
expended.

                salaries and expenses, antitrust division

    For expenses necessary for the enforcement of antitrust and kindred 
laws, $225,000,000, to remain available until expended, of which not to 
exceed $5,000 shall be available for official reception and 
representation expenses:  Provided, <<NOTE: Fees.>>  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 $190,000,000 in fiscal year 2023), shall be retained and 
used for necessary expenses in this appropriation, and shall remain 
available until expended:  Provided further, <<NOTE: Reduction.>> That 
the sum herein appropriated from the general fund shall be reduced as 
such offsetting collections are received during fiscal year 2023,

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so as to result in a final fiscal year 2023 appropriation from the 
general fund estimated at $35,000,000.

             salaries and expenses, united states attorneys

    For necessary expenses of the Offices of the United States 
Attorneys, including inter-governmental and cooperative agreements, 
$2,632,000,000:  Provided, That of the total amount appropriated, not to 
exceed $19,600 shall be available for official reception and 
representation expenses:  Provided further, That not to exceed 
$40,000,000 shall remain available until expended:  Provided further, 
That <<NOTE: Human trafficking.>>  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, $255,000,000, to remain available until expended:  Provided, 
That, notwithstanding any other provision of law, deposits of 
discretionary offsetting collections 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 deposited into 
the Fund as discretionary offsetting collections pursuant to section 
589a of title 28, United States Code (as limited by section 589a(f)(2) 
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 
deposited into the Fund as discretionary offsetting collections in 
fiscal year 2023, net of amounts necessary to pay refunds due 
depositors, exceed $255,000,000, those excess amounts shall be available 
in future fiscal years only to the extent provided in advance in 
appropriations Acts:  Provided further, <<NOTE: Reduction.>> That the 
sum herein appropriated from the general fund shall be reduced (1) as 
such fees are received during fiscal year 2023, net of amounts necessary 
to pay refunds due depositors, (estimated at $269,000,000) and (2) to 
the extent that any remaining general fund appropriations can be derived 
from amounts deposited in the Fund as discretionary offsetting 
collections in previous fiscal years that are not otherwise 
appropriated, so as to result in a final fiscal year 2023 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, $2,504,000.

                     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 $35,000,000 is for the purchase,

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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, 
$25,024,000:  Provided, <<NOTE: Determination.>>  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.

                     United States Marshals Service

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses of the United States Marshals Service, 
$1,705,000,000, of which not to exceed $20,000 shall be available for 
official reception and representation expenses, and not to exceed 
$25,000,000 shall remain available until expended.

                              construction

    For construction in space that is controlled, occupied, or utilized 
by the United States Marshals Service for prisoner holding and related 
support, $18,000,000, to remain available until expended.

                       federal prisoner detention

    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, $2,129,789,000, 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.

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                       National Security Division

                          salaries and expenses

                      (including transfer of funds)

    For expenses necessary to carry out the activities of the National 
Security Division, $133,512,000, of which not to exceed $5,000,000 for 
information technology systems shall remain available until expended:  
Provided, <<NOTE: Determination.>>  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.

                       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 organizations, transnational organized crime, and 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 
transnational organized crime and drug trafficking, $550,458,000, of 
which $50,000,000 shall remain available until expended:  
Provided, <<NOTE: Reimbursement.>>  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, $10,676,000,000, of which not to exceed $216,900,000 shall 
remain available until expended:  Provided, That not to exceed $284,000 
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; preliminary planning and design of projects; 
and operation and maintenance of secure work environment facilities and 
secure networking capabilities; $651,895,000, to remain available until 
expended.

[[Page 136 STAT. 4527]]

                     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, $2,563,116,000, 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:  Provided, That, notwithstanding section 3672 of Public Law 
106-310, up to $10,000,000 may be used to reimburse States, units of 
local government, Indian Tribal Governments, other public entities, and 
multi-jurisdictional or regional consortia thereof for expenses incurred 
to clean up and safely dispose of substances associated with clandestine 
methamphetamine laboratories, conversion and extraction operations, 
tableting operations, or laboratories and processing operations for 
fentanyl and fentanyl-related substances which may present a danger to 
public health or the environment.

           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 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, $1,672,000,000, 
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 $25,000,000 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.

                              construction

    For necessary expenses related to construction of laboratory 
facilities, to include the cost of equipment, furniture, and information 
technology requirements; construction or acquisition of buildings, 
facilities, and sites by purchase, or as otherwise authorized by law; 
conversion, modification and extension of federally

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owned buildings; and preliminary planning and design of projects; 
$75,000,000, to remain available until expended.

                          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, 
$8,392,588,000:  Provided, That not less than $409,483,000 shall be for 
the programs and activities authorized by the First Step Act of 2018 
(Public Law 115-391), of which not less than 2 percent shall be 
transferred to and merged with the appropriation for ``Office of Justice 
Programs--Research, Evaluation and Statistics'' for the National 
Institute of Justice to carry out evaluations of programs and activities 
related to the First Step Act of 2018:  Provided further, <<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, <<NOTE: Contracts. Determination.>>  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 
until expended for necessary operations:  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, <<NOTE: Donations.>>  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.

                        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, 
$108,000,000, to remain available until expended:  Provided, That labor 
of United States prisoners may be used for work performed under this 
appropriation.

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                 federal prison industries, incorporated

     <<NOTE: Contracts.>> 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

                      (including transfer of funds)

    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 (34 
U.S.C. 10101 et seq.) (``the 1968 Act''); title II of the Civil Rights 
Act of 1968 (commonly known as the ``Indian Civil Rights Act of 1968'') 
(Public Law 90-284) (``the Indian Civil Rights 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 of 2003 (Public Law 108-21); the 
Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act of 1974 (34 U.S.C. 11101 
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''); the 
Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act of 2015 (Public Law 114-22) 
(``the 2015 Act''); and the Abolish Human Trafficking Act (Public Law 
115-392); and the Violence Against Women Act Reauthorization Act of 2022 
(division W of

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Public Law 117-103) (``the 2022 Act''); and for related victims 
services, $700,000,000, to remain available until expended:  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) $255,000,000 is for grants to combat violence against 
        women, as authorized by part T of the 1968 Act, and any 
        applicable increases for the amount of such grants, as 
        authorized by section 5903 of the James M. Inhofe National 
        Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2023:  Provided, That 
        $10,000,000 shall be for any such increases under such section 
        5903, which shall apply to fiscal year 2023 grants funded by 
        amounts provided in this paragraph;
            (2) $50,000,000 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) $2,500,000 is for the National Institute of Justice and 
        the Bureau of Justice Statistics for research, evaluation, and 
        statistics 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) $17,000,000 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, of which 
        $3,500,000 is to engage men and youth in preventing domestic 
        violence, dating violence, sexual assault, and stalking:  
        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, <<NOTE: Grants.>>  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, <<NOTE: Applicability.>>  That the definitions 
        and grant conditions in section 40002 of the 1994 Act shall 
        apply to this program;
            (5) $60,500,000 is for grants to improve the criminal 
        justice response as authorized by part U of title I the 1968 
        Act, of which $4,000,000 is for a homicide reduction initiative; 
        up to $4,000,000 is for a domestic violence lethality reduction 
        initiative; $8,000,000 is for an initiative to promote effective 
        policing and prosecution responses to domestic violence, dating 
        violence, sexual assault, and stalking, including evaluation of 
        the effectiveness of funded interventions (``Policing and 
        Prosecution Initiative''); and $1,000,000 is for an initiative 
        to enhance prosecution and investigation of online abuse and 
        harassment (``Prosecution and Investigation of Online Abuse 
        Initiative''):  Provided, That subsections (c) and (d) of 
        section 2101 of the

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        1968 Act shall not apply to the Policing and Prosecution 
        Initiative or the Prosecution and Investigation of Online Abuse 
        Initiative;
            (6) $78,500,000 is for sexual assault victims assistance, as 
        authorized by section 41601 of the 1994 Act;
            (7) $50,000,000 is for rural domestic violence and child 
        abuse enforcement assistance grants, as authorized by section 
        40295 of the 1994 Act;
            (8) $25,000,000 is for grants to reduce violent crimes 
        against women on campus, as authorized by section 304 of the 
        2005 Act, of which $12,500,000 is for grants to Historically 
        Black Colleges and Universities, Hispanic-Serving Institutions, 
        and Tribal colleges and universities;
            (9) $55,000,000 is for legal assistance for victims, as 
        authorized by section 1201 of the 2000 Act;
            (10) $9,000,000 is for enhanced training and services to end 
        violence against and abuse of women in later life, as authorized 
        by section 40801 of the 1994 Act;
            (11) $22,000,000 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) $12,000,000 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) $1,000,000 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) $11,000,000 is for programs to assist Tribal 
        Governments in exercising special Tribal criminal jurisdiction, 
        as authorized by section 204 of the Indian Civil Rights Act:  
        Provided, <<NOTE: Applicability.>>  That the grant conditions in 
        section 40002(b) of the 1994 Act shall apply to grants made;
            (17) $2,500,000 is for the purposes authorized under the 
        2015 Act;
            (18) $15,000,000 is for a grant program to support 
        restorative justice responses to domestic violence, dating 
        violence, sexual assault, and stalking, including evaluations of 
        those responses:  Provided, <<NOTE: Applicability.>>  That the 
        definitions and grant conditions in section 109 of the 2022 Act, 
        shall apply to this program;
            (19) $11,000,000 is for culturally specific services for 
        victims, as authorized by section 121 of the 2005 Act;
            (20) $3,000,000 is for an initiative to support cross-
        designation of tribal prosecutors as Tribal Special Assistant 
        United States Attorneys:  Provided <<NOTE: Applicability.>> , 
        That the definitions and grant conditions in section 40002 of 
        the 1994 Act shall apply to this initiative;

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            (21) $1,000,000 is for an initiative to support victims of 
        domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, and 
        stalking, including through the provision of technical 
        assistance, as authorized by section 206 of the 2022 Act:  
        Provided, <<NOTE: Applicability.>>  That the definitions and 
        grant conditions in section 40002 of the 1994 Act shall apply to 
        this initiative;
            (22) $2,000,000 is for a National Deaf Services Line to 
        provide remote services to Deaf victims of domestic violence, 
        dating violence, sexual assault, and stalking:  
        Provided <<NOTE: Applicability.>> , That the definitions and 
        grant conditions in section 40002 of the 1994 Act shall apply to 
        this service line;
            (23) $5,000,000 is for grants for outreach and services to 
        underserved populations, as authorized by section 120 of the 
        2005 Act;
            (24) $4,000,000 is for an initiative to provide financial 
        assistance to victims, including evaluation of the effectiveness 
        of funded projects:  Provided <<NOTE: Applicability.>> , That 
        the definitions and grant conditions in section 40002 of the 
        1994 Act shall apply to this initiative;
            (25) $5,000,000 is for trauma-informed, victim-centered 
        training for law enforcement, and related research and 
        evaluation activities, as authorized by section 41701 of the 
        1994 Act; and
            (26) $1,500,000 is for a pilot program to improve victim 
        services on college campuses.

                       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 Violent Crime Control and Law 
Enforcement Act of 1994 (Public Law 103-322) (``the 1994 Act''); the 
Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act of 1974 (``the 1974 
Act''); the Missing Children's Assistance Act (34 U.S.C. 11291 et seq.); 
the Prosecutorial Remedies and Other Tools to end the Exploitation of 
Children Today Act of 2003 (Public Law 108-21) (``the PROTECT Act''); 
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 C of title II of the Homeland Security Act of 
2002 (Public Law 107-296) (``the 2002 Act''); the Prison Rape 
Elimination Act of 2003 (Public Law 108-79) (``PREA''); the NICS 
Improvement Amendments Act of 2007 (Public Law 110-180); the Violence 
Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013 (Public Law 113-4) (``the 2013 
Act''); the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act of 2016 (Public Law 
114-198); the First Step Act of 2018 (Public Law 115-391); and other 
programs, $77,000,000, to remain available until expended, of which--

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            (1) $42,000,000 is for criminal justice statistics programs, 
        and other activities, as authorized by part C of title I of the 
        1968 Act; and
            (2) $35,000,000 is for research, development, and evaluation 
        programs, and other activities as authorized by part B of title 
        I of the 1968 Act and subtitle C of title II of the 2002 Act, 
        and for activities authorized by or consistent with the First 
        Step Act of 2018, of which $7,500,000 is for research targeted 
        toward developing a better understanding of the domestic 
        radicalization phenomenon, and advancing evidence-based 
        strategies for effective intervention and prevention; $1,000,000 
        is for research to study the root causes of school violence to 
        include the impact and effectiveness of grants made under the 
        STOP School Violence Act of 2018 (title V of division S of 
        Public Law 115-141); $1,000,000 is for research on violence 
        against American Indians and Alaska Natives or otherwise 
        affecting indigenous communities, in connection with extractive 
        industry activities; $1,000,000 is for research on gun violence 
        prevention; $1,000,000 is for surveys on the campus sexual 
        assault climate; $1,200,000 is for a study on certain school-
        based crimes; and $1,000,000 is for a study on law enforcement 
        and community agency responses to opioid overdoses.

               state and local law enforcement assistance

                      (including transfer of funds)

    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 (Public Law 90-351) (``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 TVPRA of 2005''); 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 Victims of Trafficking Act''); the NICS Improvement Amendments 
Act of 2007 (Public Law 110-180); subtitle C of title II of the Homeland 
Security Act of 2002 (Public Law 107-296) (``the 2002 Act''); the Prison 
Rape Elimination Act of 2003 (Public Law 108-79) (``PREA''); 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''); the 
Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act of 2016 (Public Law 114-198) 
(``CARA''); the Justice for All Reauthorization Act of 2016 (Public Law 
114-324); Kevin and Avonte's Law (division Q of Public Law 115-141) 
(``Kevin and Avonte's Law''); the Keep Young Athletes Safe Act of 2018 
(title III of division S of Public Law 115-141) (``the Keep Young 
Athletes Safe Act''); the STOP School Violence Act

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of 2018 (title V of division S of Public Law 115-141) (``the STOP School 
Violence Act''); the Fix NICS Act of 2018 (title VI of division S of 
Public Law 115-141); the Project Safe Neighborhoods Grant Program 
Authorization Act of 2018 (Public Law 115-185); the SUPPORT for Patients 
and Communities Act (Public Law 115-271); the Second Chance 
Reauthorization Act of 2018 (Public Law 115-391); the Matthew Shepard 
and James Byrd, Jr. Hate Crimes Prevention Act (Public Law 111-84); the 
Ashanti Alert Act of 2018 (Public Law 115-401); the Missing Persons and 
Unidentified Remains Act of 2019 (Public Law 116-277); the Jabara-Heyer 
NO HATE Act (34 U.S.C. 30507); the Violence Against Women Act 
Reauthorization Act of 2022 (division W of Public Law 117-103 (``the 
2022 Act''); and other programs, $2,416,805,000, to remain available 
until expended as follows--
            (1) $770,805,000 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--
                    (A) $13,000,000 is for an Officer Robert Wilson III 
                memorial initiative on Preventing Violence Against Law 
                Enforcement and Ensuring Officer Resilience and 
                Survivability (VALOR);
                    (B) $3,500,000 is for the operation, maintenance, 
                and expansion of the National Missing and Unidentified 
                Persons System;
                    (C) $10,000,000 is for a grant program for State and 
                local law enforcement to provide officer training on 
                responding to individuals with mental illness or 
                disabilities;
                    (D) $5,000,000 is for a student loan repayment 
                assistance program pursuant to section 952 of Public Law 
                110-315;
                    (E) $15,500,000 is for prison rape prevention and 
                prosecution grants to States and units of local 
                government, and other programs, as authorized by PREA;
                    (F) $3,000,000 is for the Missing Americans Alert 
                Program (title XXIV of the 1994 Act), as amended by 
                Kevin and Avonte's Law;
                    (G) $20,000,000 is for grants authorized under the 
                Project Safe Neighborhoods Grant Authorization Act of 
                2018 (Public Law 115-185);
                    (H) $13,000,000 is for the Capital Litigation 
                Improvement Grant Program, as authorized by section 426 
                of Public Law 108-405, and for grants for wrongful 
                conviction review;
                    (I) $3,000,000 is for a national center on 
                restorative justice;
                    (J) $1,000,000 is for the purposes of the Ashanti 
                Alert Communications Network as authorized under the 
                Ashanti Alert Act of 2018 (Public Law 115-401);
                    (K) $3,500,000 is for a grant program to replicate 
                and support family-based alternative sentencing 
                programs;
                    (L) $2,000,000 is for a grant program to support 
                child advocacy training in post-secondary education;
                    (M) $8,000,000 is for a rural violent crime 
                initiative, including assistance for law enforcement;

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                    (N) $6,000,000 is for grants authorized under the 
                Missing Persons and Unidentified Remains Act of 2019 
                (Public Law 116-277);
                    (O) $4,000,000 is for a drug data research center to 
                combat opioid abuse;
                    (P) $1,500,000 is for grants to accredited 
                institutions of higher education to support forensic 
                ballistics programs;
                    (Q) $229,551,000 is for discretionary grants to 
                improve the functioning of the criminal justice system, 
                to prevent or combat juvenile delinquency, and to assist 
                victims of crime (other than compensation), which shall 
                be used for the projects, and in the amounts, specified 
                under the heading, ``Byrne Discretionary Community 
                Project Grants/Byrne Discretionary Grants'', in the 
                explanatory statement described in section 4 (in the 
                matter preceding division A of this consolidated Act):  
                Provided, That such amounts may not be transferred for 
                any other purpose;
                    (R) $5,000,000 is for the purposes authorized under 
                section 1506 of the 2022 Act;
                    (S) $5,000,000 is for a program to improve virtual 
                training for law enforcement; and
                    (T) $7,000,000 is for programs for cybercrime 
                enforcement, as authorized by sections 1401 and 1402 of 
                the 2022 Act;
            (2) $234,000,000 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) $95,000,000 for victim services programs for victims of 
        trafficking, as authorized by section 107(b)(2) of the Victims 
        of Trafficking Act, by the TVPRA of 2005, or programs authorized 
        under Public Law 113-4;
            (4) $13,000,000 for a grant program to prevent and address 
        economic, high technology, white collar, and Internet crime, 
        including as authorized by section 401 of Public Law 110-403, of 
        which not less than $2,500,000 is for intellectual property 
        enforcement grants including as authorized by section 401, and 
        $2,000,000 is for grants to develop databases on Internet of 
        Things device capabilities and to build and execute training 
        modules for law enforcement;
            (5) $20,000,000 for sex offender management assistance, as 
        authorized by the Adam Walsh Act, and related activities;
            (6) $30,000,000 for the Patrick Leahy Bulletproof Vest 
        Partnership Grant Program, as authorized by section 2501 of 
        title I of the 1968 Act:  Provided, That $1,500,000 shall be 
        transferred directly to the National Institute of Standards and 
        Technology's Office of Law Enforcement Standards for research, 
        testing, and evaluation programs;
            (7) $1,000,000 for the National Sex Offender Public Website;
            (8) $95,000,000 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

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        Improvement Amendments Act of 2007 (Public Law 110-180) and Fix 
        NICS Act of 2018;
            (9) $35,000,000 for Paul Coverdell Forensic Sciences 
        Improvement Grants under part BB of title I of the 1968 Act;
            (10) $170,000,000 for DNA-related and forensic programs and 
        activities, of which--
                    (A) $130,000,000 is for 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) $20,000,000 for other local, State, and Federal 
                forensic activities;
                    (C) $15,000,000 is for the purposes described in the 
                Kirk Bloodsworth Post-Conviction DNA Testing Grant 
                Program (Public Law 108-405, section 412); and
                    (D) $5,000,000 is for Sexual Assault Forensic Exam 
                Program grants, including as authorized by section 304 
                of Public Law 108-405;
            (11) $55,000,000 for community-based grant programs to 
        improve the response to sexual assault, including assistance for 
        investigation and prosecution of related cold cases;
            (12) $15,000,000 for the court-appointed special advocate 
        program, as authorized by section 217 of the 1990 Act;
            (13) $60,000,000 for assistance to Indian Tribes;
            (14) $125,000,000 for offender reentry programs and 
        research, as authorized by the Second Chance Act of 2007 (Public 
        Law 110-199) and by the Second Chance Reauthorization Act of 
        2018 (Public Law 115-391), without regard to the time 
        limitations specified at section 6(1) of such Act, of which not 
        to exceed--
                    (A) $8,000,000 is for a program to improve State, 
                local, and Tribal probation or parole supervision 
                efforts and strategies;
                    (B) $5,000,000 is for children of incarcerated 
                parents demonstration programs to enhance and maintain 
                parental and family relationships for incarcerated 
                parents as a reentry or recidivism reduction strategy;
                    (C) $5,000,000 is for additional replication sites 
                employing the Project HOPE Opportunity Probation with 
                Enforcement model implementing swift and certain 
                sanctions in probation, of which no less than $500,000 
                shall be used for a project that provides training, 
                technical assistance, and best practices; and
                    (D) $10,000,000 is for a grant program for crisis 
                stabilization and community reentry, as authorized by 
                the Crisis Stabilization and Community Reentry Act of 
                2020 (Public Law 116-281):
          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

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        be for Pay for Success programs implementing the Permanent 
        Supportive Housing Model and reentry housing;
            (15) $445,000,000 for comprehensive opioid use reduction 
        activities, including as authorized by CARA, and for the 
        following programs, which shall address opioid, stimulant, and 
        substance use disorders consistent with underlying program 
        authorities, of which--
                    (A) $95,000,000 is for Drug Courts, as authorized by 
                section 1001(a)(25)(A) of title I of the 1968 Act;
                    (B) $45,000,000 is 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);
                    (C) $45,000,000 is for grants for Residential 
                Substance Abuse Treatment for State Prisoners, as 
                authorized by part S of title I of the 1968 Act;
                    (D) $35,000,000 is for a veterans treatment courts 
                program;
                    (E) $35,000,000 is for a program to monitor 
                prescription drugs and scheduled listed chemical 
                products; and
                    (F) $190,000,000 is for a comprehensive opioid, 
                stimulant, and substance use disorder program;
            (16) $2,500,000 for a competitive grant program authorized 
        by the Keep Young Athletes Safe Act;
            (17) $82,000,000 for grants to be administered by the Bureau 
        of Justice Assistance for purposes authorized under the STOP 
        School Violence Act;
            (18) $3,500,000 for grants to State and local law 
        enforcement agencies for the expenses associated with the 
        investigation and prosecution of criminal offenses involving 
        civil rights, authorized by the Emmett Till Unsolved Civil 
        Rights Crimes Reauthorization Act of 2016 (Public Law 114-325);
            (19) $25,000,000 for grants to State, local, and Tribal law 
        enforcement agencies to conduct educational outreach and 
        training on hate crimes and to investigate and prosecute hate 
        crimes, as authorized by section 4704 of the Matthew Shepard and 
        James Byrd, Jr. Hate Crimes Prevention Act (Public Law 111-84);
            (20) $10,000,000 for grants to support community-based 
        approaches to advancing justice and reconciliation, facilitating 
        dialogue between all parties, building local capacity, de-
        escalating community tensions, and preventing hate crimes 
        through conflict resolution and community empowerment and 
        education;
            (21) $10,000,000 for programs authorized under the Jabara-
        Heyer NO HATE Act (34 U.S.C. 30507); and
            (22) $120,000,000 for initiatives to improve police-
        community relations, of which $35,000,000 is for a competitive 
        matching grant program for purchases of body-worn cameras for 
        State, local, and Tribal law enforcement; $35,000,000 is for a 
        justice reinvestment initiative, for activities related to 
        criminal justice reform and recidivism reduction; and 
        $50,000,000 is for a community violence intervention and 
        prevention initiative:

  Provided, That, if a unit of local government uses any of the funds 
made available under this heading to increase the number

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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:  Provided further, That in 
the spending plan submitted pursuant to section 528 of this Act, the 
Office of Justice Programs shall specifically and explicitly identify 
all changes in the administration of competitive grant programs for 
fiscal year 2023, including changes to applicant eligibility, priority 
areas or weightings, and the application review process.

                        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 (34 U.S.C. 11291 et seq.); 
the PROTECT Act (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''); the Justice for All Reauthorization Act of 2016 
(Public Law 114-324); the Missing Children's Assistance Act of 2018 
(Public Law 115-267); the Juvenile Justice Reform Act of 2018 (Public 
Law 115-385); the Victims of Crime Act of 1984 (chapter XIV of title II 
of Public Law 98-473) (``the 1984 Act''); the Comprehensive Addiction 
and Recovery Act of 2016 (Public Law 114-198); and other juvenile 
justice programs, $400,000,000, to remain available until expended as 
follows--
            (1) $75,000,000 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) $107,000,000 for youth mentoring grants;
            (3) $65,000,000 for delinquency prevention, of which, 
        pursuant to sections 261 and 262 of the 1974 Act--
                    (A) $5,000,000 shall be for grants to prevent 
                trafficking of girls;
                    (B) $17,000,000 shall be for the Tribal Youth 
                Program;
                    (C) $500,000 shall be for an Internet site providing 
                information and resources on children of incarcerated 
                parents;
                    (D) $5,500,000 shall be for competitive grants 
                focusing on girls in the juvenile justice system;
                    (E) $12,500,000 shall be for an initiative relating 
                to youth affected by opioids, stimulants, and substance 
                use disorder;
                    (F) $10,000,000 shall be for an initiative relating 
                to children exposed to violence; and
                    (G) $2,000,000 shall be for grants to protect 
                vulnerable and at-risk youth;

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            (4) $41,000,000 for programs authorized by the Victims of 
        Child Abuse Act of 1990;
            (5) $105,000,000 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);
            (6) $4,500,000 for child abuse training programs for 
        judicial personnel and practitioners, as authorized by section 
        222 of the 1990 Act; and
            (7) $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 (3) and 
(6) 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 $34,800,000 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, <<NOTE: Determination.>>  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''); the Violence Against 
Women and Department of Justice Reauthorization Act of 2005 (Public Law 
109-162) (``the 2005 Act''); the American Law Enforcement Heroes Act of 
2017 (Public Law 115-37); the Law Enforcement Mental Health and Wellness 
Act (Public Law 115-113) (``the LEMHW Act''); the SUPPORT for Patients

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and Communities Act (Public Law 115-271); and the Supporting and 
Treating Officers In Crisis Act of 2019 (Public Law 116-32) (``the STOIC 
Act''), $662,880,000, 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) $324,000,000 is for grants under section 1701 of title I 
        of the 1968 Act (34 U.S.C. 10381) for the hiring and rehiring of 
        additional career law enforcement officers under part Q of such 
        title notwithstanding subsection (i) of such section:  Provided, 
        That, notwithstanding section 1704(c) of such title (34 U.S.C. 
        10384(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 of the 
        amounts appropriated under this paragraph, $34,000,000 is for 
        improving Tribal law enforcement, including hiring, equipment, 
        training, anti-methamphetamine activities, and anti-opioid 
        activities:  Provided further, That of the amounts appropriated 
        under this paragraph, $44,000,000 is for regional information 
        sharing activities, as authorized by part M of title I of the 
        1968 Act, which shall be transferred to and merged with 
        ``Research, Evaluation, and Statistics'' for administration by 
        the Office of Justice Programs:  Provided further, That of the 
        amounts appropriated under this paragraph, no less than 
        $4,000,000 is to support the Tribal Access Program:  Provided 
        further, That of the amounts appropriated under this paragraph, 
        $10,000,000 is for training, peer mentoring, mental health 
        program activities, and other support services as authorized 
        under the LEMHW Act and the STOIC Act:  Provided further, That 
        of the amounts appropriated under this paragraph, $7,500,000 is 
        for the collaborative reform model of technical assistance in 
        furtherance of section 1701 of title I of the 1968 Act (34 
        U.S.C. 10381);
            (2) $12,000,000 is for activities authorized by the POLICE 
        Act of 2016 (Public Law 114-199);
            (3) $16,000,000 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 <<NOTE: Drugs and drug 
        abuse.>> , 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;
            (4) $35,000,000 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 <<NOTE: Drugs and drug abuse.>> 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;
            (5) $53,000,000 is for competitive grants to be administered 
        by the Community Oriented Policing Services Office for purposes 
        authorized under the STOP School Violence Act (title V of 
        division S of Public Law 115-141);

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            (6) $45,000,000 is for community policing development 
        activities in furtherance of section 1701 of title I of the 1968 
        Act (34 U.S.C. 10381); and
            (7) $177,880,000 is for a law enforcement technologies and 
        interoperable communications program, and related law 
        enforcement and public safety equipment, which shall be used for 
        the projects, and in the amounts, specified under the heading, 
        ``Community Oriented Policing Services, Technology and Equipment 
        Community Projects/ COPS Law Enforcement Technology and 
        Equipment'', in the explanatory statement described in section 4 
        (in the matter preceding division A of this consolidated Act):  
        Provided, That such amounts may not be transferred for any other 
        purpose:   Provided further, That grants funded by such amounts 
        shall not be subject to section 1703 of title I of the 1968 Act 
        (34 U.S.C. 10383).

                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. <<NOTE: Abortion.>>  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. <<NOTE: Abortion.>>  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. <<NOTE: Prisons and prisoners. Abortion.>>  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.

    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:  Provided further, That this section shall not 
apply to the following--
            (1) paragraph 1(Q) under the heading ``State and Local Law 
        Enforcement Assistance''; and
            (2) paragraph (7) under the heading ``Community Oriented 
        Policing Services Programs''.

    Sec. 206. <<NOTE: Prisons and prisoners.>>   None of the funds made 
available under this title may be used by the Federal Bureau of Prisons 
or the United

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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. 207. <<NOTE: Prisons and prisoners.>>  (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. 208. <<NOTE: Certification.>>  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. 209. <<NOTE: Applicability.>>  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. 210.  None of the funds appropriated by this Act may be used to 
plan for, begin, continue, finish, process, or approve 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. 211.  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. 212.  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 2 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

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        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.

    This section shall not apply to paragraph 1(Q) under the heading 
``State and Local Law Enforcement Assistance''.
    Sec. 213. <<NOTE: Determination. Time period. Waiver authority.>>  
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 2020 through 2023 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 (34 U.S.C. 
        10631 et seq.), the requirements under section 2976(g)(1) of 
        such part (34 U.S.C. 10631(g)(1)).
            (2) For grants to protect inmates and safeguard communities 
        as authorized by section 6 of the Prison Rape Elimination Act of 
        2003 (34 U.S.C. 30305(c)(3)), the requirements of section 
        6(c)(3) of such Act.

    Sec. 214.  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 (34 U.S.C. 12109(a)) shall not apply to amounts 
made available by this or any other Act.
    Sec. 215. <<NOTE: Firearms.>>   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 (34 U.S.C. 40901), 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. 216. (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 2023, except up to $12,000,000 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 
2023, 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 2023, and any use, 
obligation, transfer or allocation of such funds shall be treated as a 
reprogramming of funds under section 505 of this Act.
    Sec. 217.  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 such authorities as have 
been enacted for Performance Partnership Pilots in appropriations acts 
in prior fiscal years and the current fiscal year.

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    Sec. 218. <<NOTE: Time period. Reports.>>   The Attorney General 
shall submit to the Committees on Appropriations of the House of 
Representatives and the Senate quarterly reports on the Crime Victims 
Fund, the Working Capital Fund, the Three Percent Fund, and the Asset 
Forfeiture Fund. Such quarterly reports shall contain at least the same 
level of information and detail for each Fund as was provided to the 
Committees on Appropriations of the House of Representatives and the 
Senate in fiscal year 2022.

    Sec. 219.  Section 3201 of Public Law 101-647, as amended (28 U.S.C. 
509 note), is hereby amended: (1) by striking ``or the Immigration and 
Naturalization Service'' and inserting ``the Federal Prison System, the 
Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, or the United 
States Marshals Service''; and (2) by striking ``$25,000'' and inserting 
``$50,000''.
    Sec. 220. <<NOTE: Live tissue. Determination.>>   None of the funds 
made available under this Act may be used to conduct, contract for, or 
otherwise support, live tissue training, unless the Attorney General 
issues a written, non-delegable determination that such training is 
medically necessary and cannot be replicated by alternatives.

    Sec. 221. <<NOTE: Alabama.>> (a) Designation.--The facilities of the 
Federal Bureau of Investigation at Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, shall be 
known and designated as the ``Richard Shelby Center for Innovation and 
Advanced Training''.

    (b) References.--Any reference in a law, map, regulation, document, 
paper, or other record of the United States to the facilities of the 
Federal Bureau of Investigation at Redstone Arsenal referred to in 
subsection (a) shall be deemed to be a reference to the ``Richard Shelby 
Center for Innovation and Advanced Training''.
    This title may be cited as the ``Department of Justice 
Appropriations Act, 2023''.

TITLE III <<NOTE: Science Appropriations Act, 2023.>> 

                                 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, $7,965,000.

                         National Space Council

    For necessary expenses of the National Space Council, in carrying 
out the purposes of title V of Public Law 100-685 and Executive Order 
No. 13803, 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, $1,965,000:  Provided, 
That notwithstanding any other provision of law, the National Space 
Council may accept personnel support from Federal agencies, departments, 
and offices, and such Federal agencies, departments, and offices may 
detail staff without

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reimbursement to the National Space Council for purposes provided 
herein.

              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, $7,795,000,000, to remain available until 
September 30, 2024.

                               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 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, $935,000,000, to remain available until 
September 30, 2024.

                            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, $1,200,000,000, to remain available until 
September 30, 2024:  Provided, That $227,000,000 shall be for On-orbit 
Servicing, Assembly, and Manufacturing 1:  Provided further, That 
$110,000,000 shall be for the development, production, and demonstration 
of a nuclear thermal propulsion system, of which not less than 
$45,000,000 shall be for reactor development, not less than $45,000,000 
shall be for fuel materials development, and not less than $20,000,000 
shall be for non-nuclear systems development and acquisition planning:  
Provided further, <<NOTE: Deadline. Plan.>>  That, not later than 180 
days after the enactment of this Act, the National Aeronautics and Space 
Administration shall provide a plan for the design of a flight 
demonstration.

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                               exploration

    For necessary expenses, not otherwise provided for, in the conduct 
and support of Artemis Campaign 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, $7,468,850,000, to remain available until 
September 30, 2024:  Provided, That not less than $1,338,700,000 shall 
be for the Orion Multi-Purpose Crew Vehicle:  Provided further, That not 
less than $2,600,000,000 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 Exploration Upper 
Stage developed simultaneously to be used to the maximum extent 
practicable, including for Earth to Moon missions and Moon landings:  
Provided further, That of the amounts provided for SLS, not less than 
$600,000,000 shall be for SLS Block 1B development including the 
Exploration Upper Stage and associated systems including related 
facilitization, to support an SLS Block 1B mission available to launch 
in 2025 in addition to the planned Block 1 missions for Artemis I 
through Artemis III:  Provided further, That $799,150,000 shall be for 
Exploration Ground Systems and associated Block 1B activities, including 
up to $281,350,000 for a second mobile launch platform:  Provided 
further, <<NOTE: Time period. Budget profile.>>  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 
for an integrated system that includes the SLS, the Orion Multi-Purpose 
Crew Vehicle, and associated ground systems that will ensure a crewed 
launch as early as possible, as well as a system-based funding profile 
for a sustained launch cadence that contemplates the use of an SLS Block 
1B cargo variant with an 8.4 meter fairing and associated ground 
systems:  Provided further, That $2,600,300,000 shall be for Artemis 
Campaign Development.

                            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, 
$4,250,000,000, to remain available until September 30, 2024.

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      science, technology, engineering, and mathematics engagement

    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, 
$143,500,000, to remain available until September 30, 2024, of which 
$26,000,000 shall be for the Established Program to Stimulate 
Competitive Research and $58,000,000 shall be for the National Space 
Grant College and Fellowship 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, $3,129,451,000, to remain available until 
September 30, 2024:  Provided, That if available balances in the 
``Science, Space, and Technology Education Trust Fund'' are not 
sufficient to provide for the grant disbursements required under the 
third and fourth provisos under such heading in the Department of 
Housing and Urban Development-Independent Agencies Appropriations Act, 
1989 (Public Law 100-404) as amended by the Departments of Veterans 
Affairs and Housing and Urban Development, and Independent Agencies 
Appropriations Act, 1995 (Public Law 103-327) up to $1,000,000 shall be 
available from amounts made available under this heading to make such 
grant disbursements:  Provided further, That of the amounts appropriated 
under this heading, $30,701,000 shall be used for the projects, and in 
the amounts, specified in the table under the heading ``NASA Community 
Projects/NASA Special Projects'' in the explanatory statement described 
in section 4 (in the matter preceding division A of this consolidated 
Act):  Provided further, That the amounts made available for the 
projects referenced in the preceding proviso may not be transferred for 
any other purpose.

        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

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condemnation of real property, as authorized by law, and environmental 
compliance and restoration, $47,300,000, to remain available until 
September 30, 2028:  Provided, <<NOTE: Contracts. Time period. 51 USC 
20145 note.>>  That proceeds from leases deposited into this account 
shall be available for a period of 5 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 2023 in an amount not to exceed $25,000,000:  
Provided further, That <<NOTE: Budget request. Estimate. 51 USC 30103 
note.>>  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, $47,600,000, of which 
$500,000 shall remain available until September 30, 2024.

                        administrative provisions

                     (including transfers of funds)

     <<NOTE: 51 USC 20144 note.>> Funds for any announced prize 
otherwise authorized shall remain available, without fiscal year 
limitation, until a 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. Any funds transferred to ``Construction and 
Environmental Compliance and Restoration'' for construction activities 
shall not increase that account by more than 50 percent and any funds 
transferred to or within ``Exploration'' for Exploration Ground Systems 
shall not increase Exploration Ground Systems by more than $49,300,000. 
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.
    Not to exceed 5 percent of any appropriation provided for the 
National Aeronautics and Space Administration under previous 
appropriations Acts that remains available for obligation or expenditure 
in fiscal year 2023 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. Any transfer 
pursuant to this provision shall retain its original availability and 
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.
     <<NOTE: Spending plan.>> The spending plan required by this Act 
shall be provided by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration 
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

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505 of this Act and shall not be available for obligation or expenditure 
except in compliance with the procedures set forth in that section.

    Not more than 20 percent or $50,000,000, whichever is less, of the 
amounts made available in the current-year Construction and 
Environmental Compliance and Restoration (CECR) appropriation may be 
applied to CECR projects funded under previous years' CECR 
appropriations. Use of current-year funds under 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.
    Of the amounts made available in this Act under the heading 
``Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Engagement'' (``STEM 
Engagement''), up to $5,000,000 shall be available to jointly fund, with 
an additional amount of up to $1,000,000 each from amounts made 
available in this Act under the headings ``Science'', ``Aeronautics'', 
``Space Technology'', ``Exploration'', and ``Space Operations'', 
projects and activities for engaging students in STEM and increasing 
STEM research capacities of universities, including Minority Serving 
Institutions.
    Section 30102(b) of title 51, United States Code, is amended by:
            (1) Redesignating existing paragraph (3) to (4); and
            (2) Inserting, after paragraph (2), the following:
            ``(3) Information technology (it) modernization.--The fund 
        shall also be available for the purpose of funding IT 
        Modernization activities, as described in section 1077(b)(3)(A)-
        (E) of Public Law 115-91, on a non-reimbursable basis.''.

    Not to exceed $18,162,000 made available for the current fiscal year 
in this Act within ``Safety, Security and Mission Services'' may be 
transferred to the Working Capital Fund of the National Aeronautics and 
Space Administration. Balances so transferred shall be available until 
expended only for activities described in section 30102(b)(3) of title 
51, United States Code, as amended by this Act, and shall remain 
available until expended. 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.

                       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; $7,021,136,000, to remain available 
until September 30, 2024, of which not to exceed $640,000,000 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

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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, $187,230,000, to remain available until expended.

                             stem education

    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, $1,154,000,000, to remain available until 
September 30, 2024.

                 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; $448,000,000:  Provided, That not to exceed $8,280 is for 
official reception and representation expenses:  Provided 
further, <<NOTE: Contracts.>>  That contracts may be entered into under 
this heading in fiscal year 2023 for maintenance and operation of 
facilities and for other services to be provided during the next fiscal 
year.

                  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.), 
$5,090,000:  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, $23,393,000, of which 
$400,000 shall remain available until September 30, 2024.

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                        administrative provisions

                     (including transfers of funds)

    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 paragraph 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.
     <<NOTE: Notification. Time period.>> The Director of the National 
Science Foundation (NSF) shall notify the Committees on Appropriations 
of the House of Representatives and the Senate at least 30 days in 
advance of any planned divestment through transfer, decommissioning, 
termination, or deconstruction of any NSF-owned facilities or any NSF 
capital assets (including land, structures, and equipment) valued 
greater than $2,500,000.

     <<NOTE: 42 USC 1875a.>> There is hereby established in the Treasury 
of the United States a fund to be known as the ``National Science 
Foundation Nonrecurring Expenses Fund'' (the Fund). Unobligated balances 
of expired discretionary funds appropriated for this or any succeeding 
fiscal year from the General Fund of the Treasury to the National 
Science Foundation by this or any other Act may be transferred (not 
later than the end of the fifth fiscal year after the last fiscal year 
for which such funds are available for the purposes for which 
appropriated) into the Fund. Amounts deposited in the Fund shall be 
available until expended, and in addition to such other funds as may be 
available for such purposes, for information and business technology 
system modernization and facilities infrastructure improvements, 
including nonrecurring maintenance, necessary for the operation of the 
Foundation or its funded research facilities, subject to approval by the 
Office of Management and Budget. <<NOTE: Notification. Time period.>>  
Amounts in the Fund may be obligated only after the Committees on 
Appropriations of the House of Representatives and the Senate are 
notified at least 15 days in advance of the planned use of funds.

    This title may be cited as the ``Science Appropriations Act, 2023''.

                                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, $14,350,000:  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

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days:  Provided further, <<NOTE: Donations.>>  That the Chair may accept 
and use any gift or donation to carry out the work of the Commission:  
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):  Provided further, That notwithstanding the preceding 
proviso, $2,000,000 shall be used to separately fund the Commission on 
the Social Status of Black Men and Boys.

                 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 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 Nondiscrimination 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 
$31,500,000 for payments to State and local enforcement agencies for 
authorized services to the Commission, $455,000,000:  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, <<NOTE: Workforce proposals. Notification.>> 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, <<NOTE: Donations.>> That the Chair may 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, $122,400,000, 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, $560,000,000, of 
which $516,100,000 is for basic field programs and required independent 
audits; $5,700,000 is for the Office of Inspector General, of which such 
amounts as may be necessary may be used to conduct additional audits of 
recipients; $26,200,000

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is for management and grants oversight; $5,000,000 is for client self-
help and information technology; $5,000,000 is for a Pro Bono Innovation 
Fund; and $2,000,000 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. 2996d(d)):  
Provided further <<NOTE: Applicability.>> , 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.

          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 2022 and 2023, 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.), $4,500,000.

            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, $61,000,000, of which $1,000,000 shall 
remain available until expended:  Provided, That of the total amount 
made available under this heading, not to exceed $124,000 shall be 
available for official reception and representation expenses.

                      trade enforcement trust fund

                      (including transfer of funds)

    For activities of the United States Trade Representative authorized 
by section 611 of the Trade Facilitation and Trade Enforcement Act of 
2015 (19 U.S.C. 4405), including transfers, $15,000,000, to be derived 
from the Trade Enforcement Trust Fund:  Provided, That any transfer 
pursuant to subsection (d)(1) of such section shall be treated as a 
reprogramming under section 505 of this Act.

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                         State Justice Institute

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses of the State Justice Institute, as authorized 
by the State Justice Institute Act of 1984 (42 U.S.C. 10701 et seq.) 
$7,640,000, of which $500,000 shall remain available until September 30, 
2024:  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. <<NOTE: Propaganda.>>   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.
    Sec. 503. <<NOTE: Contracts.>>   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. <<NOTE: Contracts. Notification. Time period.>>  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 2023, 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,

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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.

    Sec. 506. <<NOTE: Determination.>>  (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) <<NOTE: Definition.>>  The term ``promotional items'' has the 
meaning given the term in OMB Circular A-87, Attachment B, Item 
(1)(f)(3).

    Sec. 507. <<NOTE: Time period. Reports.>>  (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 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, <<NOTE: Applicability.>>  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. <<NOTE: Tobacco and tobacco products.>>   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.

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    Sec. 510. <<NOTE: 34 USC 20101 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 (34 
U.S.C. 20101) in any fiscal year in excess of $1,900,000,000 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: (1) $10,000,000 shall be 
transferred to the Department of Justice Office of Inspector General and 
remain available until expended for oversight and auditing purposes 
associated with this section; and (2) 5 percent shall be available to 
the Office for Victims of Crime for grants, consistent with the 
requirements of the Victims of Crime Act, to Indian Tribes to improve 
services for victims of crime.

    Sec. 511. <<NOTE: Discrimination.>>   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. <<NOTE: Audits. Reports.>> (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) <<NOTE: Deadline. Public information. Web posting.>>  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) <<NOTE: Certification.>>  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) <<NOTE: Effective date. Determination. Applicability.>> 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

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the requirements in such subsections, consistently apply under the 
executive branch ethics program to all Federal departments, agencies, 
and entities.

    Sec. 514. <<NOTE: Reviews.>>  (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 and the Federal 
        Bureau of Investigation (FBI) 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 FBI and other appropriate agencies; and
            (3) <<NOTE: Assessment. Cyber threats. Country listing.>> 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 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, the Islamic 
        Republic of Iran, the Democratic People's Republic of Korea, or 
        the Russian Federation.

    (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) <<NOTE: Mitigation strategy.>>  developed, in 
        consultation with NIST, the FBI, and supply chain risk 
        management experts, a mitigation strategy for any identified 
        risks;
            (2) <<NOTE: Determination.>> determined, in consultation 
        with NIST and the FBI, that the acquisition of such system is in 
        the national interest of the United States; and
            (3) <<NOTE: Reports.>> reported that determination to the 
        Committees on Appropriations of the House of Representatives and 
        the Senate and the agency Inspector General.

    Sec. 515. <<NOTE: Torture.>>   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. 516.  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.

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    Sec. 517. <<NOTE: National security letter.>>   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 of 1978; The 
Electronic Communications Privacy Act of 1986; 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. 518. <<NOTE: Notifications.>>  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, <<NOTE: Deadline. Determination. Statement. Cost 
estimates.>> 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 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. 519.  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. 
3094) during fiscal year 2023 until the enactment of the Intelligence 
Authorization Act for fiscal year 2023.
    Sec. 520. <<NOTE: Contracts. Grants. Certification. Taxes. Time 
periods.>>   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. 521. <<NOTE: Deadlines.>> (a) Of the unobligated balances in 
the ``Nonrecurring Expenses Fund'' established in section 111(a) of 
division B of Public Law 116-93, $50,000,000 are hereby permanently 
rescinded not later than September 30, 2023.

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    (b) Of the unobligated balances from prior year appropriations 
available to the Department of Commerce under the heading ``Economic 
Development Administration, Economic Development Assistance Programs'', 
$10,000,000 are hereby permanently rescinded, not later than September 
30, 2023.
    (c) Of the unobligated balances from prior year appropriations 
available to the Department of Justice, the following funds are hereby 
permanently rescinded, not later than September 30, 2023, from the 
following accounts in the specified amounts--
            (1) ``State and Local Law Enforcement Activities, Office on 
        Violence Against Women, Violence Against Women Prevention and 
        Prosecution Programs'', $15,000,000;
            (2) ``State and Local Law Enforcement Activities, Office of 
        Justice Programs'', $75,000,000; and
            (3) ``State and Local Law Enforcement Activities, Community 
        Oriented Policing Services'', $15,000,000.

    (d) Of the unobligated balances available to the Department of 
Justice, the following funds are hereby permanently rescinded, not later 
than September 30, 2023, from the following accounts in the specified 
amounts--
            (1) ``Working Capital Fund'', $705,768,000; and
            (2) ``Legal Activities, Assets Forfeiture Fund'', 
        $500,000,000.

    (e) <<NOTE: Reports.>>  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, 2023, 
specifying the amount of each rescission made pursuant to subsections 
(a), (b), (c) and (d).

    (f) The amounts rescinded in subsections (a), (b), (c) and (d) shall 
not be from amounts that were designated by the Congress as an emergency 
or disaster relief requirement pursuant to the concurrent resolution on 
the budget or the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 
1985.
    (g) The amounts rescinded pursuant to subsections (c) and (d) shall 
not be from--
            (1) amounts provided under subparagraph (Q) of paragraph (1) 
        under the heading ``State and Local Law Enforcement Activities--
        Office of Justice Programs--State and Local Law Enforcement 
        Assistance'' in title II of division B of Public Law 117-103; or
            (2) amounts provided under paragraph (7) under the heading 
        ``State and Local Law Enforcement Activities--Community Oriented 
        Policing Services--Community Oriented Policing Services 
        Programs'' in title II of division B of Public Law 117-103.

    Sec. 522. <<NOTE: Airline travel.>>   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. 523. <<NOTE: Conference attendees.>>   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--
            (1) 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; or

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            (2) <<NOTE: Determinations. Notifications. Deadline.>>  such 
        conference is a scientific conference and the department or 
        agency head determines that such attendance is in the national 
        interest and notifies the Committees on Appropriations of the 
        House of Representatives and the Senate within at least 15 days 
        of that determination and the basis for that determination.

    Sec. 524. <<NOTE: Performance plan. Reports.>>   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:
            (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) <<NOTE: Time period.>>  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. 525. <<NOTE: Light bulbs.>>   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. 526. <<NOTE: China.>>  (a) None of the funds made available by 
this Act may be used for the National Aeronautics and Space 
Administration (NASA), the Office of Science and Technology Policy 
(OSTP), or the National Space Council (NSC) 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) <<NOTE: Certification.>>  The limitations described in 
subsections (a) and (b) shall not apply to activities which NASA, OSTP, 
or NSC, after consultation with the Federal Bureau of Investigation, 
have 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) <<NOTE: Determination.>>  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) <<NOTE: Deadline.>>  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

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shall include a description of the purpose of the activity, its agenda, 
its major participants, and its location and timing.

    Sec. 527. (a) <<NOTE: Pornography.>>  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, 
adjudication, or other law enforcement- or victim assistance-related 
activity.
    Sec. 528. <<NOTE: Spending plans. Deadline.>>   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, the National Space Council, 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 not later than 45 days after the 
date of enactment of this Act.

    Sec. 529. <<NOTE: Contracts.>>   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. 530.  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.
    Sec. 531. <<NOTE: State listing. District of 
Columbia. Territories. Medical marijuana.>>   None of the funds made 
available under this Act to the Department of Justice may be used, with 
respect to any of the States of Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, 
California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, 
Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, 
Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, 
Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, 
North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South 
Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, 
Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, and Wyoming, or with respect to 
the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana 
Islands, the United States Virgin Islands, 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. 532. <<NOTE: Reports. China.>>   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. 533.  Of the amounts made available by this Act, not less than 
10 percent of each total amount provided, respectively,

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for Public Works grants authorized by the Public Works and Economic 
Development Act of 1965 and grants authorized by section 27 of the 
Stevenson-Wydler Technology Innovation Act of 1980 (15 U.S.C. 3722) 
shall be allocated for assistance in persistent poverty counties:  
Provided, <<NOTE: Definition.>>  That for purposes of this section, the 
term ``persistent poverty counties'' means any county that has had 20 
percent or more of its population living in poverty over the past 30 
years, as measured by the 1993 Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, 
the 2000 decennial census, and the most recent Small Area Income and 
Poverty Estimates, or any Territory or possession of the United States.

    Sec. 534. <<NOTE: Exports and imports. Canada. Firearms.>>  (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, 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) <<NOTE: President. Determination. Federal Register, 
publication.>>  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. <<NOTE: Termination.>>  The President shall terminate the 
requirements of a license when reasons for the temporary requirements 
have ceased.

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    Sec. 535. <<NOTE: Firearms. Ammunition.>>   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. 536. <<NOTE: Exports and imports. Firearms.>>   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. 537.  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. 538. <<NOTE: Khalid Sheikh Mohammed. Detainees.>>   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) <<NOTE: Cuba.>>  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. 539. <<NOTE: Detainees. Cuba.>>  (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. 540. (a) The remaining unobligated balances of funds as of 
September 30, 2023, from amounts made available to ``Office of the 
United States Trade Representative--Salaries and Expenses'' in title IX 
of the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement Implementation Act (Public 
Law 116-113), are hereby rescinded,

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and an amount of additional new budget authority equivalent to the 
amount rescinded pursuant to this subsection is hereby appropriated on 
September 30, 2023, for an additional amount for fiscal year 2023, to 
remain available until September 30, 2024, and shall be available for 
the same purposes, in addition to other funds as may be available for 
such purposes, and under the same authorities for which the funds were 
originally provided in Public Law 116-113, except that all references to 
``2023'' under such heading in Public Law 116-113 shall be deemed to 
refer instead to ``2024''.
    (b) The remaining unobligated balances of funds as of September 30, 
2023, from amounts made available to ``Office of the United States Trade 
Representative--Trade Enforcement Trust Fund'' in title IX of the United 
States-Mexico-Canada Agreement Implementation Act (Public Law 116-113), 
are hereby rescinded, and an amount of additional new budget authority 
equivalent to the amount rescinded pursuant to this subsection is hereby 
appropriated on September 30, 2023, for an additional amount for fiscal 
year 2023, to remain available until September 30, 2024, and shall be 
available for the same purposes, in addition to other funds as may be 
available for such purposes, and under the same authorities for which 
the funds were originally provided in Public Law 116-113, except that 
the reference to ``2023'' under such heading in Public Law 116-113 shall 
be deemed to refer instead to ``2024''.
    (c) The amounts rescinded pursuant to this section that were 
previously designated by the Congress as an emergency requirement 
pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(A)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency 
Deficit Control Act of 1985 are designated by the Congress as an 
emergency requirement pursuant to section 4001(a)(1) of S. Con. Res. 14 
(117th Congress), the concurrent resolution on the budget for fiscal 
year 2022, and section 1(e) of H. Res. 1151 (117th Congress), as 
engrossed in the House of Representatives on June 8, 2022.
    (d) Each amount provided by this section is designated by the 
Congress as being for an emergency requirement pursuant to section 
4001(a)(1) of S. Con. Res. 14 (117th Congress), the concurrent 
resolution on the budget for fiscal year 2022, and section 1(e) of H. 
Res. 1151 (117th Congress), as engrossed in the House of Representatives 
on June 8, 2022.
    Sec. 541.  Funds made available to the Department of Commerce and 
under the heading ``Department of Justice--Federal Bureau of 
Investigation--Salaries and Expenses'' in this Act and any remaining 
unobligated balances of funds made available to the Department of 
Commerce and under the heading ``Department of Justice--Federal Bureau 
of Investigation--Salaries and Expenses'' in prior year Acts, other than 
amounts designated by the Congress as being for an emergency requirement 
pursuant to a concurrent resolution on the budget or the Balanced Budget 
and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, shall be available to provide 
payments pursuant to section 901(i)(2) of title IX of division J of the 
Further Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2020 (22 U.S.C. 2680b(i)(2)):  
Provided, That payments made pursuant to the matter preceding this 
proviso may not exceed $5,000,000 for the Department of Commerce and 
$5,000,000 for the Federal Bureau of Investigation.
    Sec. 542. (a) <<NOTE: Time period. Plan. Costs. Schedule.>>  None of 
the funds in this Act may be used for design or construction of the 
Mobile Launcher 2 until 30 days after the Administrator of the National 
Aeronautics and Space

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Administration (the ``Administrator'') submits a plan to the Committees 
on Appropriations of the House of Representatives and the Senate (the 
``Committees''), the Government Accountability Office, and the Office of 
Inspector General of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration 
detailing a cost and schedule baseline for the Mobile Launcher 
2. <<NOTE: Estimate.>>  Such plan shall include each of the requirements 
described in subsection (c)(2) of section 30104 of title 51, United 
States Code, as well as an estimated date for completion of design and 
construction of the Mobile Launcher 2.

    (b) <<NOTE: Reports.>>  Not later than 90 days after the submission 
of the plan described in subsection (a), and every 90 days thereafter, 
the Administrator shall report to the Committees, the Government 
Accountability Office, and the Office of Inspector General of the 
National Aeronautics and Space Administration on steps taken to 
implement such plan.

    Sec. 543. <<NOTE: Deadlines. Allocations.>>  (a)(1) Within 45 days 
of enactment of this Act, the Secretary of Commerce shall allocate 
amounts made available from the Creating Helpful Incentives to Produce 
Semiconductors (CHIPS) for America Fund for fiscal year 2023 pursuant to 
paragraphs (1) and (2) of section 102(a) of the CHIPS Act of 2022 
(division A of Public Law 117-167), including the transfer authority in 
such paragraphs of that section of that Act, to the accounts specified, 
in the amounts specified, and for the projects and activities specified, 
in the table titled ``Department of Commerce Allocation of National 
Institute of Standards and Technology Funds: CHIPS Act Fiscal Year 
2023'' in the explanatory statement described in section 4 (in the 
matter preceding division A of this consolidated Act).

    (2) Within 45 days of enactment of this Act, the Secretary of 
Commerce shall allocate amounts made available from the Public Wireless 
Supply Chain Innovation Fund for fiscal year 2023 pursuant to section 
106 of the CHIPS Act of 2022 (division A of Public Law 117-167), 
including the transfer authority in section 106(b)(2) of that Act, to 
the accounts specified, in the amounts specified, and for the projects 
and activities specified, in the table titled ``Department of Commerce 
Allocation of National Telecommunications and Information Administration 
Funds: CHIPS Act Fiscal Year 2023'' in the explanatory statement 
described in section 4 (in the matter preceding division A of this 
consolidated Act).
    (3) Within 45 days of enactment of this Act, the Director of the 
National Science Foundation shall allocate amounts made available from 
the Creating Helpful Incentives to Produce Semiconductors (CHIPS) for 
America Workforce and Education Fund for fiscal year 2023 pursuant to 
section 102(d)(1) of the CHIPS Act of 2022 (division A of Public Law 
117-167), to the account specified, in the amounts specified, and for 
the projects and activities specified in the table titled ``National 
Science Foundation Allocation of Funds: CHIPS Act Fiscal Year 2023'' in 
the explanatory statement described in section 4 (in the matter 
preceding division A of this consolidated Act).
    (b) Neither the President nor his designee may allocate any amounts 
that are made available for any fiscal year under section 102(a)(2)(A) 
of the CHIPS Act of 2022 or under section 102(d)(2) of such Act if there 
is in effect an Act making or continuing appropriations for part of a 
fiscal year for the Departments of Commerce and Justice, Science, and 
Related Agencies:  Provided, That in any fiscal year, the matter 
preceding this proviso shall

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not apply to the allocation, apportionment, or allotment of amounts for 
continuing administration of programs allocated funds from the CHIPS for 
America Fund, which may be allocated only in amounts that are no more 
than the allocation for such purposes in subsection (a) of this section.
    (c) <<NOTE: Notifications. Reallocations.>>  Subject to prior 
consultation with, and the regular notification procedures of, the 
Committees on Appropriations of the House of Representatives and the 
Senate, and subject to the terms and conditions in section 505 of this 
Act--
            (1) the Secretary of Commerce may reallocate funds allocated 
        to Industrial Technology Services for section 9906 of Public Law 
        116-283 by subsection (a)(1) of this section; and
            (2) the Director of the National Science Foundation may 
        reallocate funds allocated to the CHIPS for America Workforce 
        and Education Fund by subsection (a)(3) of this section.

    (d) <<NOTE: Allocations.>>  Concurrent with the annual budget 
submission of the President for fiscal year 2024, the Secretary of 
Commerce and the Director of the National Science Foundation, as 
appropriate, shall each submit to the Committees on Appropriations of 
the House of Representatives and the Senate proposed allocations by 
account and by program, project, or activity, with detailed 
justifications, for amounts made available under section 102(a)(2) and 
section 102(d)(2) of the CHIPS Act of 2022 for fiscal year 2024.

    (e) <<NOTE: Reports.>>  The Department of Commerce and the National 
Science Foundation, as appropriate, shall each provide the Committees on 
Appropriations of the House of Representatives and Senate quarterly 
reports on the status of balances of projects and activities funded by 
the CHIPS for America Fund for amounts allocated pursuant to subsection 
(a)(1) of this section, the status of balances of projects and 
activities funded by the Public Wireless Supply Chain Innovation Fund 
for amounts allocated pursuant to subsection (a)(2) of this section, and 
the status of balances of projects and activities funded by the CHIPS 
for America Workforce and Education Fund for amounts allocated pursuant 
to subsection (a)(3) of this section, including all uncommitted, 
committed, and unobligated funds.

    This division may be cited as the ``Commerce, Justice, Science, and 
Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2023''.

     DIVISION C-- <<NOTE: Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 
2023.>> DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE APPROPRIATIONS ACT, 2023

                                 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, $49,628,305,000.

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                        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, $36,706,395,000.

                    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 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, $15,050,088,000.

                      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, $35,427,788,000.

                     Military Personnel, Space 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 Space Force on active duty and 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, $1,109,400,000.

                         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 7038 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,

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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, $5,212,834,000.

                         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, $2,400,831,000.

                     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 Code; and for payments to the 
Department of Defense Military Retirement Fund, $826,712,000.

                      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, $2,457,519,000.

                     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

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title 10, United States Code; and for payments to the Department of 
Defense Military Retirement Fund, $9,232,554,000.

                   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, 
$4,913,538,000.

                                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, 
$59,015,977,000:  Provided, That not to exceed $12,478,000 may be used 
for emergencies and extraordinary expenses, to be expended upon the 
approval or authority of the Secretary of the Army, and payments may be 
made upon the Secretary's certificate of necessity for confidential 
military purposes.

                     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, $68,260,046,000:  Provided, That not to exceed 
$15,055,000 may be used for emergencies and extraordinary expenses, to 
be expended upon the approval or authority of the Secretary of the Navy, 
and payments may be made upon the Secretary's 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, 
$9,891,998,000.

                  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, 
$60,279,937,000:  Provided, That not to exceed $7,699,000 may be used 
for emergencies and extraordinary expenses, to be expended upon the 
approval or authority of the Secretary of the Air Force, and payments 
may be made upon the Secretary's certificate of necessity for 
confidential military purposes.

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                 Operation and Maintenance, Space Force

    For expenses, not otherwise provided for, necessary for the 
operation and maintenance of the Space Force, as authorized by law, 
$4,086,883,000.

                 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, 
$49,574,779,000:  Provided, That not more than $2,981,000 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 may be used for emergencies and extraordinary 
expenses, to be expended upon the approval or authority of the Secretary 
of Defense, and payments may be made upon the Secretary's certificate of 
necessity for confidential military purposes:  Provided further, That of 
the funds provided under this heading, not less than $55,000,000 shall 
be made available for the Procurement Technical Assistance Cooperative 
Agreement Program, of which not less than $5,000,000 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 $49,071,000 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 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 of the funds provided under 
this heading, $2,467,009,000, of which $1,510,260,000, to remain 
available until September 30, 2024, shall be available to provide 
support and assistance to foreign security forces or other groups or 
individuals to conduct, support or facilitate counterterrorism, crisis 
response, or other Department of Defense security cooperation programs:  
Provided further, <<NOTE: Reports.>>  That the Secretary of Defense 
shall provide quarterly reports to the Committees on Appropriations of 
the House of Representatives and the Senate on the use and status of 
funds made available in this paragraph:  Provided further, That the 
transfer authority provided under this heading is in addition to any 
other transfer authority provided elsewhere in this Act.

                    Counter-ISIS Train and Equip Fund

    For the ``Counter-Islamic State of Iraq and Syria Train and Equip 
Fund'', $475,000,000, to remain available until September

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30, 2024:  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 and renovation; 
construction for facility fortification and humane treatment; and 
sustainment, to foreign security forces, irregular forces, groups, or 
individuals participating, or preparing to participate in activities to 
counter the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, and their affiliated or 
associated groups:  Provided further, <<NOTE: Security 
mission. Notifications.>>  That amounts made available under this 
heading shall be available to provide assistance only for activities in 
a country designated by the Secretary of Defense, in coordination with 
the Secretary of State, as having a security mission to counter the 
Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, and following written notification to 
the congressional defense committees of such designation:  Provided 
further, <<NOTE: Assessment. Iran.>>  That the Secretary of Defense 
shall ensure that prior to providing assistance to elements of any 
forces or individuals, such elements or individuals 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, <<NOTE: Time 
period. Notifications.>>  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, <<NOTE: Iraq.>>  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 entity may be credited to 
this Fund, to remain available until expended, and used for such 
purposes: Provided further, That the Secretary of Defense shall 
prioritize such contributions when providing any assistance for 
construction for facility fortification:  Provided 
further, <<NOTE: Waiver authority. Determination. Notice.>>  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 that such provision 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 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, <<NOTE: Notifications.>>  That the United States may accept 
equipment procured using funds provided under this heading, or under the 
heading, ``Iraq Train and Equip Fund'' in prior Acts, that was 
transferred to security forces, irregular forces, or groups 
participating, or preparing to participate in activities to counter the 
Islamic State of Iraq and Syria and returned by such forces or groups to 
the United States, and such equipment may be treated as stocks of the 
Department of Defense upon written notification to the congressional 
defense committees:  Provided further, <<NOTE: Determination.>>  That 
equipment procured using funds provided under this heading, or under the 
heading, ``Iraq Train and Equip Fund'' in prior Acts, and not yet 
transferred to security forces, irregular forces, or groups 
participating, or preparing to participate in activities to counter the 
Islamic State of Iraq and Syria may be treated as stocks

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of the Department of Defense when determined by the Secretary to no 
longer be required for transfer to such forces or groups and upon 
written notification to the congressional defense committees:  Provided 
further, <<NOTE: Reports.>>  That the Secretary of Defense shall provide 
quarterly reports to the congressional defense committees on the use of 
funds provided under this heading, including, but not limited to, the 
number of individuals trained, the nature and scope of support and 
sustainment provided to each group or individual, the area of operations 
for each group, and the contributions of other countries, groups, or 
individuals.

                 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, $3,206,434,000.

                 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, $1,278,050,000.

             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, $347,633,000.

              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, $3,700,800,000.

             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

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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), $8,299,187,000.

              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, $7,382,079,000.

           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, $16,003,000, of which not to exceed 
$10,000 may be used for official representation purposes.

                     Environmental Restoration, Army

                      (including transfer of funds)

     <<NOTE: Determinations.>> For the Department of the Army, 
$324,500,000, 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 <<NOTE: Determinations.>>  the Department of the Navy, 
$400,113,000, 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,

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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 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)

     <<NOTE: Determinations.>> For the Department of the Air Force, 
$573,810,000, 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)

     <<NOTE: Determinations.>> For the Department of Defense, 
$10,979,000, 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.

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         Environmental Restoration, Formerly Used Defense Sites

                      (including transfer of funds)

     <<NOTE: Determinations.>> For the Department of the Army, 
$317,580,000, 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 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), $170,000,000, to remain available until 
September 30, 2024:  Provided, That such amounts shall not be subject to 
the limitation in section 407(c)(3) of title 10, United States Code.

                  Cooperative Threat Reduction Account

    For assistance, including assistance provided by contract or by 
grants, under programs and activities of the Department of Defense 
Cooperative Threat Reduction Program authorized under the Department of 
Defense Cooperative Threat Reduction Act, $351,598,000, to remain 
available until September 30, 2025.

     Department of Defense Acquisition Workforce Development Account

    For the Department of Defense Acquisition Workforce Development 
Account, $111,791,000:  Provided, That no other amounts may be otherwise 
credited or transferred to the Account, or deposited into the Account, 
in fiscal year 2023 pursuant to section 1705(d) of title 10, United 
States Code.

                                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

[[Page 136 STAT. 4576]]

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, $3,847,834,000, to remain available for obligation 
until September 30, 2025.

                        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, $3,848,853,000, to remain available for obligation until 
September 30, 2025.

        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, $4,505,157,000, to 
remain available for obligation until September 30, 2025.

                     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, $2,770,120,000, to remain available for obligation until 
September 30, 2025.

[[Page 136 STAT. 4577]]

                         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 machine tools in public and private plants; 
reserve plant and Government and contractor-owned equipment layaway; and 
other expenses necessary for the foregoing purposes, $8,668,148,000, to 
remain available for obligation until September 30, 2025.

                       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, 
$19,031,864,000, to remain available for obligation until September 30, 
2025.

                        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, $4,823,113,000, to remain available for obligation 
until September 30, 2025.

            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

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expenses necessary for the foregoing purposes, $920,884,000, to remain 
available for obligation until September 30, 2025.

                    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, and such lands and interests therein, may be 
acquired, and construction prosecuted thereon prior to approval of 
title, as follows:
            Columbia Class Submarine, $3,079,223,000;
            Columbia Class Submarine (AP), $2,778,553,000;
            Carrier Replacement Program (CVN-80), $1,465,880,000;
            Carrier Replacement Program (CVN-81), $1,052,024,000;
            Virginia Class Submarine, $4,534,184,000;
            Virginia Class Submarine (AP), $2,025,651,000;
            CVN Refueling Overhauls (AP), $612,081,000;
            DDG-1000 Program, $72,976,000;
            DDG-51 Destroyer, $6,946,537,000;
            DDG-51 Destroyer (AP), $695,652,000;
            FFG-Frigate, $1,135,224,000;
            LPD Flight II, $1,673,000,000;
            LPD Flight II (AP), $250,000,000;
            LHA Replacement, $1,374,470,000;
            Expeditionary Fast Transport, $645,000,000;
            TAO Fleet Oiler, $782,588,000;
            Towing, Salvage, and Rescue Ship, $95,915,000;
            Ship to Shore Connector, $454,533,000;
            Service Craft, $21,056,000;
            Auxiliary Personnel Lighter, $71,218,000;
            LCAC SLEP, $36,301,000;
            Auxiliary Vessels, $133,000,000;
            For outfitting, post delivery, conversions, and first 
        destination transportation, $707,412,000; and
            Completion of Prior Year Shipbuilding Programs, 
        $1,312,646,000.

In all: $31,955,124,000, to remain available for obligation until 
September 30, 2027:  Provided, That additional obligations may be 
incurred after September 30, 2027, 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:  Provided further, That funds 
appropriated or otherwise made available by this Act for Columbia Class 
Submarine (AP) may be available for the purposes authorized by 
subsections (f), (g), (h) or (i) of section 2218a of title 10, United 
States Code, only in accordance with the provisions of the applicable 
subsection.

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                         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, $12,138,590,000, to remain available for obligation 
until September 30, 2025:  Provided, That such funds are also available 
for the maintenance, repair, and modernization of ships under a pilot 
program established for such purposes.

                        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, $3,669,510,000, to remain available for obligation until 
September 30, 2025.

                     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, $22,196,175,000, to remain available for 
obligation until September 30, 2025.

                     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

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and contractor-owned equipment layaway; and other expenses necessary for 
the foregoing purposes including rents and transportation of things, 
$2,999,346,000, to remain available for obligation until September 30, 
2025.

                  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, $857,722,000, to remain available for obligation until 
September 30, 2025.

                      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, $28,034,122,000, to remain available for 
obligation until September 30, 2025.

                        Procurement, Space 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 of things, $4,462,188,000, to remain 
available for obligation until September 30, 2025.

                        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;

[[Page 136 STAT. 4581]]

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, $6,139,674,000, to remain available for obligation until 
September 30, 2025.

                    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. 
4518, 4531, 4532, and 4533), $372,906,000, to remain available for 
obligation until September 30, 2027, which shall be obligated and 
expended by the Secretary of Defense as if delegated the necessary 
authorities conferred by the Defense Production Act of 1950.

              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, 2025:  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.

                                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, $17,150,141,000, to 
remain available for obligation until September 30, 2024.

            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, $26,017,309,000, to 
remain available for obligation until September 30, 2024:  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,

[[Page 136 STAT. 4582]]

rehabilitation, lease, and operation of facilities and equipment, 
$44,946,927,000, to remain available for obligation until September 30, 
2024.

         Research, Development, Test and Evaluation, Space Force

    For expenses necessary for basic and applied scientific research, 
development, test and evaluation, including maintenance, rehabilitation, 
lease, and operation of facilities and equipment, $16,631,377,000, to 
remain available until September 30, 2024.

        Research, Development, Test and Evaluation, Defense-Wide

    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, $34,565,478,000, to remain 
available for obligation until September 30, 2024.

                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, $449,294,000, to remain available for obligation until 
September 30, 2024.

                                 TITLE V

                     REVOLVING AND MANAGEMENT FUNDS

                      Defense Working Capital Funds

    For the Defense Working Capital Funds, $1,654,710,000.

                                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, 
$39,225,101,000; of which $35,613,417,000 shall be for operation and 
maintenance, of which not to exceed one percent shall remain available 
for obligation until September 30, 2024, and of which up to 
$18,577,877,000 may be available for contracts entered into under the 
TRICARE program; of which $570,074,000, to remain available for 
obligation until September 30, 2025, shall be for procurement; and of 
which $3,041,610,000, to remain available for obligation until September 
30, 2024, shall be for research, development, test and evaluation:  
Provided, That, notwithstanding any

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other provision of law, of the amount made available under this heading 
for research, development, test and evaluation, not less than 
$12,000,000 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 $1,561,000,000 shall be made available to the Defense Health Agency 
to carry out the congressionally directed medical research programs:  
Provided further, <<NOTE: Reports.>>  That the Secretary of Defense 
shall submit to the congressional defense committees quarterly reports 
on the current status of the deployment of the electronic health record: 
 Provided further, <<NOTE: Notice. Deadline. Time period.>>  That the 
Secretary of Defense shall provide notice to the congressional defense 
committees not later than 10 business days after delaying the proposed 
timeline of such deployment if such delay is longer than 1 week:  
Provided further, <<NOTE: Reviews.>>  That the Comptroller General of 
the United States shall perform quarterly performance reviews of such 
deployment.

           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, $1,059,818,000, of which $84,612,000 shall be 
for operation and maintenance, of which no less than $53,186,000 shall 
be for the Chemical Stockpile Emergency Preparedness Program, consisting 
of $22,778,000 for activities on military installations and $30,408,000, 
to remain available until September 30, 2024, to assist State and local 
governments; and $975,206,000, to remain available until September 30, 
2024, shall be for research, development, test and evaluation, of which 
$971,742,000 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 States Code; for 
operation and maintenance; for procurement; and for research, 
development, test and evaluation, $970,764,000, of which $614,510,000 
shall be for counter-narcotics support; $130,060,000 shall be for the 
drug demand reduction program; $200,316,000 shall be for the National 
Guard counter-drug program; and $25,878,000 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, <<NOTE: Determination.>>  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

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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:  Provided further, 
That <<NOTE: Notifications.>>  funds appropriated under this heading may 
be used to support a new start program or project only after written 
prior notification to the Committees on Appropriations of the House of 
Representatives and the Senate.

                     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, $485,359,000, of which $481,971,000 shall be for operation and 
maintenance, of which not to exceed $700,000 is available for 
emergencies and extraordinary expenses to be expended upon the approval 
or authority of the Inspector General, and payments may be made upon the 
Inspector General's certificate of necessity for confidential military 
purposes; of which $1,524,000, to remain available for obligation until 
September 30, 2025, shall be for procurement; and of which $1,864,000, 
to remain available until September 30, 2024, shall be for research, 
development, test and evaluation.

             Support for International Sporting Competitions

    For logistical and security support for international sporting 
competitions (including pay and non-travel related allowances only for 
members of the Reserve Components of the Armed Forces of the United 
States called or ordered to active duty in connection with providing 
such support), $10,377,000, to remain available until expended.

                                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, $562,265,000.

                               TITLE VIII

                           GENERAL PROVISIONS

    Sec. 8001. <<NOTE: Propaganda.>>   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,

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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 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, <<NOTE: Turkey.>>  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. <<NOTE: Time period.>>   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. <<NOTE: Determination.>>   Upon determination by 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 not to exceed $6,000,000,000 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, <<NOTE: Notification.>>  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, <<NOTE: Reprogramming requests.>>  That no part of the funds in 
this Act shall be available to prepare or present a request to the 
Committees on Appropriations of the House of Representatives and the 
Senate 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, <<NOTE: Reprogramming requests. Deadline.>>  That a request for 
multiple reprogrammings of funds using authority provided in this 
section shall be made prior to June 30, 2023:  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.

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    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 Level 
Adjustments in the explanatory statement regarding this Act and the 
tables contained in the classified annex accompanying 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, <<NOTE: Applicability.>>  That section 8005 shall apply when 
transfers of the amounts described in subsection (a) occur between 
appropriation accounts.

    Sec. 8007. (a) <<NOTE: Reports.>>  Not later than 60 days after the 
date of the 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 2023:  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) <<NOTE: Certification.>>  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'';
            (5) ``Environmental Restoration, Formerly Used Defense 
        Sites''; and
            (6) ``Drug Interdiction and Counter-drug Activities, 
        Defense''.

                           (transfer of funds)

    Sec. 8008. <<NOTE: Notifications.>>   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 <<NOTE: Determination. Approval.>>  transfers may be made between 
working capital funds and

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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 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. <<NOTE: Notification. Time period.>>   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: Contracts. Notifications. Time periods. 10 USC 
3501 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, <<NOTE: Requirement. Analysis. Determination.>>  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) <<NOTE: Budget request.>>  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.

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Funds appropriated in title III of this Act may be used for multiyear 
procurement contracts for up to 15 DDG-51 Arleigh Burke Class Guided 
Missile Destroyers.
    Sec. 8011. <<NOTE: Humanitarian assistance. Territories.>>   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:  
Provided, <<NOTE: Reports.>>  That 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 title 10, 
United States Code, and these obligations shall be reported as required 
by section 401(d) of title 10, United States Code:  Provided further, 
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, <<NOTE: Determination. Hawaii.>>  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 the current fiscal year, the civilian 
personnel of the Department of Defense may not be managed on the basis 
of any constraint or limitation in terms of man years, end strength, 
full-time equivalent positions, or maximum number of employees, but are 
to be managed solely on the basis of, and in a manner consistent with--
            (1) the total force management policies and procedures 
        established under section 129a of title 10, United States Code;
            (2) the workload required to carry out the functions and 
        activities of the Department; and
            (3) the funds made available to the Department for such 
        fiscal year.

    (b) <<NOTE: Workforce reduction. Analysis.>>  None of the funds 
appropriated by this Act may be used to reduce the civilian workforce 
programmed full time equivalent levels absent the appropriate analysis 
of the impact of these reductions on workload, military force structure, 
lethality, readiness, operational effectiveness, stress on the military 
force, and fully burdened costs.

    (c) A projection of the number of full-time equivalent positions 
shall not be considered a constraint or limitation for purposes of 
subsection (a) and reducing funding for under-execution of such a 
projection shall not be considered managing based on a constraint or 
limitation for purposes of such subsection.
    (d) <<NOTE: Budget request.>>  The fiscal year 2024 budget request 
for the Department of Defense, and any justification material and other 
documentation supporting such a request, shall be prepared and submitted 
to Congress as if subsections (a) and (b) were effective with respect to 
such fiscal year.

    (e) Nothing in this section shall be construed to apply to military 
(civilian) technicians.

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    Sec. 8013. <<NOTE: Lobbying.>>   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 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.

                           (transfer of funds)

    Sec. 8015. (a) 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 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.
    (b) The Secretary of Defense shall include with the budget 
justification documents in support of the budget for fiscal year 2024 
(as submitted to Congress pursuant to section 1105 of title 31, United 
States Code) a description of each transfer under this section that 
occurred during the last fiscal year before the fiscal year in which 
such budget is submitted.
    Sec. 8016. <<NOTE: Anchor and mooring chain.>>   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 unless the anchor and mooring chain are manufactured 
in the United States from components which are substantially 
manufactured in the United States:  Provided, <<NOTE: Definition.>>  
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, <<NOTE: Waiver 
authority. Certification.>>  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 of the House of Representatives and 
the Senate that such an acquisition must be made in order to acquire 
capability for national security purposes.

    Sec. 8017. <<NOTE: Alcohol and alcoholic beverages.>>   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

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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, <<NOTE: Applicability.>>  
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.

    Sec. 8018. <<NOTE: Arms and munitions. Certification.>>   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, <<NOTE: Waiver authority. Certification.>>  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.  In addition to the funds provided elsewhere in this Act, 
$25,000,000 is appropriated only for incentive payments authorized by 
section 504 of the Indian Financing Act of 1974 (25 U.S.C. 1544):  
Provided, <<NOTE: Contracts.>>  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 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, <<NOTE: Applicability.>>  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. <<NOTE: Native Americans. State listing.>>  (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,

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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) <<NOTE: Determination.>>  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 subsection (a) 
before submitting requests to the Secretary of the Air Force under 
subsection (b).
    (d) <<NOTE: Definition.>>  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. 5131).

    Sec. 8022.  Of the funds appropriated to the Department of Defense 
under the heading ``Operation and Maintenance, Defense-Wide'', not less 
than $20,000,000 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. 8023.  Funds appropriated by this Act for the Defense Media 
Activity shall not be used for any national or international political 
or psychological activities.
    Sec. 8024.  Of the amounts appropriated for ``Working Capital Fund, 
Army'', $115,000,000 shall be available to maintain competitive rates at 
the arsenals.
    Sec. 8025. (a) Of the funds made available in this Act, not less 
than $64,800,000 shall be available for the Civil Air Patrol 
Corporation, of which--
            (1) $51,300,000 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) $11,600,000 shall be available from ``Aircraft 
        Procurement, Air Force''; and
            (3) $1,900,000 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. 8026. (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

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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 the current fiscal 
year may be used by a defense FFRDC, through a fee or other payment 
mechanism, for construction of new buildings not located on a military 
installation, 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.
    (d) Notwithstanding any other provision of law, of the funds 
available to the department during fiscal year 2023, not more than 
$2,788,107,000 may be funded for professional technical staff-related 
costs of the defense FFRDCs:  Provided, That within such funds, not more 
than $446,097,000 shall be available for the defense studies and 
analysis FFRDCs:  Provided further, That this subsection shall not apply 
to staff years funded in the National Intelligence Program and the 
Military Intelligence Program:  Provided 
further, <<NOTE: Reports. Budget estimates.>>  That the Secretary of 
Defense shall, with the submission of the department's fiscal year 2024 
budget request, submit a report presenting the specific amounts of staff 
years of technical effort to be allocated for each defense FFRDC by 
program during that fiscal year and the associated budget estimates, by 
appropriation account and program.

    (e) Notwithstanding any other provision of this Act, the total 
amount appropriated in this Act for FFRDCs is hereby reduced by 
$129,893,000:  Provided, That this subsection shall not apply to 
appropriations for the National Intelligence Program and Military 
Intelligence Program.
    Sec. 8027. <<NOTE: Definition.>>   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. 8028. <<NOTE: Definition.>>   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. 8029.  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

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of components and other Defense-related articles, through competition 
between Department of Defense depot maintenance activities and private 
firms:  Provided, <<NOTE: Certification. Cost estimates.>>  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. 8030. (a) <<NOTE: Compliance.>>  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. <<NOTE: Definition.>>  For purposes of this subsection, 
the term ``Buy American Act'' means chapter 83 of title 41, United 
States Code.

    (b) <<NOTE: Determinations. Labeling. Fraud. Debarment.>>  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 
4658 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. 8031. <<NOTE: Contracts.>>   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, <<NOTE: Applicability.>>  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, <<NOTE: Waiver authority. Certification.>>  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. 8032. (a)(1) <<NOTE: Determination. Contracts. Rescission. 41 
USC 8304 note.>>  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) <<NOTE: Memorandum.>>  An agreement referred to in paragraph (1) 
is any reciprocal defense procurement memorandum of understanding, 
between the

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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) <<NOTE: Reports.>>  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 2023. 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 Agreements Act of 1979 (19 U.S.C. 2501 et seq.), or any 
international agreement to which the United States is a party.

    (c) <<NOTE: Definition.>>  For purposes of this section, the term 
``Buy American Act'' means chapter 83 of title 41, United States Code.

    Sec. 8033. <<NOTE: Contracts. Ball and roller bearings.>>   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, <<NOTE: Waiver 
authority. Certification.>>  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, <<NOTE: Applicability.>>  That this restriction shall 
not apply to the purchase of ``commercial products'', 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. 8034.  In addition to any other funds made available for such 
purposes, there is appropriated $93,500,000, for an additional amount 
for the ``National Defense Stockpile Transaction Fund'', to remain 
available until September 30, 2025, for activities pursuant to the 
Strategic and Critical Materials Stock Piling Act (50 U.S.C. 98 et 
seq.):  Provided, <<NOTE: Time period. Execution plan.>>  That none of 
the funds provided under this section may be obligated or expended until 
90 days after the Secretary of Defense provides the Committees on 
Appropriations of the House of Representatives and the Senate a detailed 
execution plan for such funds.

    Sec. 8035. <<NOTE: Supercomputers. Certification.>>   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. 8036. <<NOTE: Waiver authority. Determination.>>  (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 4851 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) <<NOTE: Applicability. Contracts. Effective date.>> Subsection 
(a) applies with respect to--
            (1) contracts and subcontracts entered into on or after the 
        date of the enactment of this Act; and

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            (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. 8037. <<NOTE: Flags. 10 USC 4862 note.>>   None of the funds 
made available in this Act, or any subsequent Act making appropriations 
for the Department of Defense, 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 4862(b) of title 10, United States Code.

    Sec. 8038.  During the current fiscal year, amounts contained in the 
Department of Defense Overseas Military Facility Investment Recovery 
Account shall be available until expended for the payments specified by 
section 2687a(b)(2) of title 10, United States Code.
    Sec. 8039.  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 $350,000:  Provided, <<NOTE: Determination.>>  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 a named contingency operation overseas, such funds 
may be used to purchase items having an investment item unit cost of not 
more than $500,000.

    Sec. 8040.  Up to $13,720,000 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 United States Indo-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 <<NOTE: Humanitarian assistance.>>  
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. 8041. <<NOTE: Regulations. Tobacco and tobacco products. 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. 8042. (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

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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) <<NOTE: Budget request. Contracts.>>  The fiscal year 2024 
budget request for the Department of Defense as well as all 
justification material and other documentation supporting the fiscal 
year 2024 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 2024 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. 8043. <<NOTE: 50 USC 3521 note.>>   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, 2024:  Provided, That funds 
appropriated, 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, 
2024:  Provided further, That any funds appropriated or transferred to 
the Central Intelligence Agency for the construction, improvement, or 
alteration of facilities, including leased facilities, to be used 
primarily by personnel of the intelligence community, shall remain 
available until September 30, 2025.

                      (including transfer of funds)

    Sec. 8044.  Of the funds appropriated in this Act under the heading 
``Operation and Maintenance, Defense-Wide'', $47,000,000 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. 8045. (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.

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    (b) <<NOTE: Waiver authority. Determination. Certification.>>  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) <<NOTE: Determination.>>  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. 8046. <<NOTE: Contracts. Effective date.>>  (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) <<NOTE: Plan.>>  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) <<NOTE: Determination.>>  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--
                    (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

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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. 8047.  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 as an emergency requirement pursuant to a concurrent 
resolution on the budget or the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit 
Control Act of 1985:
            ``Aircraft Procurement, Army'', 2021/2023, $7,300,000;
            ``Other Procurement, Army'', 2021/2023, $3,177,000;
            ``Aircraft Procurement, Air Force'', 2021/2023, 
        $115,804,000;
            ``Operation and Maintenance, Defense-Wide'', 2022/2023, 
        $105,000,000;
            ``Counter-ISIS Train and Equip Fund'', 2022/2023, 
        $65,000,000;
            ``Aircraft Procurement, Army'', 2022/2024, $9,437,000;
            ``Other Procurement, Army'', 2022/2024, $71,544,000;
            ``Shipbuilding and Conversion, Navy: CVN Refueling 
        Overhauls'', 2022/2026, $191,000,000;
            ``Shipbuilding and Conversion, Navy: Service Craft'', 2022/
        2026, $6,092,000;
            ``Aircraft Procurement, Air Force'', 2022/2024, 
        $205,568,000;
            ``Other Procurement, Air Force'', 2022/2024, $9,100,000;
            ``Procurement, Space Force'', 2022/2024, $7,000,000;
            ``Research, Development, Test and Evaluation, Army'', 2022/
        2023, $26,700,000;

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            ``Research, Development, Test and Evaluation, Air Force'', 
        2022/2023, $117,727,000;
            ``Research, Development, Test and Evaluation, Space Force'', 
        2022/2023, $113,400,000; and
            ``Defense Counterintelligence and Security Agency Working 
        Capital Fund'', XXXX/XXXX, $30,000,000.

    Sec. 8048.  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. 8049. <<NOTE: North Korea.>>   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:  Provided, <<NOTE: Armed 
Forces remains.>>  That this restriction shall not apply to any 
activities incidental to the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency mission 
to recover and identify the remains of United States Armed Forces 
personnel from the Democratic People's Republic of Korea.

    Sec. 8050. <<NOTE: Reimbursement.>>   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. 8051. <<NOTE: Drugs and drug abuse. 10 USC 274 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 activities may be transferred to any other department or 
agency of the United States except as specifically provided in an 
appropriations law.

    Sec. 8052.  In addition to the amounts appropriated or otherwise 
made available elsewhere in this Act, $49,000,000 is hereby appropriated 
to the Department of Defense:  Provided, <<NOTE: Determination.>>  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: $24,000,000 to the United Service Organizations 
and $25,000,000 to the Red Cross.

    Sec. 8053.  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. <<NOTE: Reports.>>  The Secretary of each 
military department, the Director of each Defense Agency, and the head 
of each other relevant component of the Department

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of Defense shall submit to the congressional defense committees, 
concurrent with submission of the budget justification documents to 
Congress pursuant to section 1105 of title 31, United States Code, a 
report with a detailed accounting of the Small Business Innovation 
Research program and the Small Business Technology Transfer program set-
asides taken from programs, projects, or activities within such 
department, agency, or component during the most recently completed 
fiscal year.

    Sec. 8054. <<NOTE: Contracts.>>   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.

                      (including transfer of funds)

    Sec. 8055.  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. 8056.  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:

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  Provided, <<NOTE: Budget statement. Time period.>>  That the Under 
Secretary of Defense (Comptroller) shall include with the budget of the 
President for fiscal year 2024 (as submitted to Congress pursuant to 
section 1105 of title 31, United States Code) a statement describing 
each instance if any, during each of the fiscal years 2016 through 2023 
in which the authority in this section was exercised.

    Sec. 8057. <<NOTE: Reimbursement.>>  (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. 8058. (a) None of the funds appropriated or otherwise made 
available by this or prior Acts may be obligated or expended to retire, 
prepare to retire, or place in storage or on backup aircraft inventory 
status any C-40 aircraft.
    (b) <<NOTE: Determination.>>  The limitation under subsection (a) 
shall not apply to an individual C-40 aircraft that the Secretary of the 
Air Force determines, on a case-by-case basis, to be no longer mission 
capable due to a Class A mishap.

    (c) <<NOTE: Certification.>>  If the Secretary determines under 
subsection (b) that an aircraft is no longer mission capable, the 
Secretary shall submit to the congressional defense committees a 
certification in writing that the status of such aircraft is due to a 
Class A mishap and not due to lack of maintenance, repairs, or other 
reasons.

    (d) <<NOTE: Reports.>>  Not later than 90 days after the date of the 
enactment of this Act, the Secretary of Defense shall submit to the 
congressional defense committees a report on the necessary steps taken 
by the Department of Defense to meet the travel requirements for 
official or representational duties of members of Congress and the 
Cabinet in fiscal years 2023 and 2024.

    Sec. 8059. <<NOTE: Certifications.>>  (a) 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 in accordance 
with an approved test strategy, and test activities preceding and 
leading to acceptance for operational use.

    (b) If the number of end-items budgeted with funds appropriated in 
title IV of this Act exceeds the number required in an approved test 
strategy, the Under Secretary of Defense (Research and Engineering) and 
the Under Secretary of Defense (Acquisition and Sustainment), in 
coordination with the responsible Service Acquisition Executive, shall 
certify in writing to the congressional defense committees that there is 
a bonafide need for the additional end-items at the time of submittal to 
Congress of the budget of the President for fiscal year 2024 pursuant to 
section 1105 of title 31, United States Code:  Provided, That this 
restriction does not apply to programs funded within the National 
Intelligence Program.
    (c) <<NOTE: Reports.>>  The Secretary of Defense shall, at the time 
of the submittal to Congress of the budget of the President for fiscal 
year 2024

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pursuant to section 1105 of title 31, United States Code, submit to the 
congressional defense committees a report detailing the use of funds 
requested in research, development, test and evaluation accounts for 
end-items used in development, prototyping and test activities preceding 
and leading to acceptance for operational use:  
Provided, <<NOTE: List.>>  That the report shall set forth, for each end 
item covered by the preceding proviso, a detailed list of the statutory 
authorities under which amounts in the accounts described in that 
proviso were used for such item:  Provided 
further, <<NOTE: Compliance.>>  That the Secretary of Defense shall, at 
the time of the submittal to Congress of the budget of the President for 
fiscal year 2024 pursuant to section 1105 of title 31, United States 
Code, submit to the congressional defense committees a certification 
that funds requested for fiscal year 2024 in research, development, test 
and evaluation accounts are in compliance with this section:  Provided 
further, <<NOTE: Waiver authority.>>  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. 8060.  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. 8061. <<NOTE: Time period. Reports. Strategies. Cost 
estimates.>>   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 defense innovation 
acceleration or rapid prototyping program demonstration project with a 
value of more than $5,000,000 may only be obligated 15 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, <<NOTE: Waiver authority. Certification.>>  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. 8062. <<NOTE: Classified information. Reports.>>   The 
Secretary of Defense shall continue to provide a classified quarterly 
report to the Committees on Appropriations of the House of 
Representatives and the Senate, Subcommittees on Defense on certain 
matters as directed in the classified annex accompanying this Act.

    Sec. 8063.  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. 8064. <<NOTE: Arms and munitions. Contracts.>>   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

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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 Export of 
Unclassified Military Articles issued by the Department of State.

    Sec. 8065. <<NOTE: Waiver authority. Time period.>>   
Notwithstanding any other provision of law, the Chief of the National 
Guard Bureau, or their 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 their designee, 
on a case-by-case basis.

                      (including transfer of funds)

    Sec. 8066.  Of the amounts appropriated in this Act under the 
heading ``Operation and Maintenance, Army'', $158,967,374 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, <<NOTE: Contracts. Real property.>>  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, <<NOTE: Determination.>>  That contracts 
entered into under the authority of this section may provide for such 
indemnification as the Secretary determines to be necessary:  Provided 
further, <<NOTE: Compliance. Determination.>>  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. 8067. (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;
            (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 subsection (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 (1)-(3) of subsection (a).
    (c) <<NOTE: Study. Proposals.>>  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

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processes. <<NOTE: Risk assessment.>>  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) <<NOTE: Certifications.>>  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) <<NOTE: Deadline.>>  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.

                      (including transfer of funds)

    Sec. 8068.  In addition to amounts made available elsewhere in this 
Act, $200,000,000 is hereby appropriated to the Department of Defense 
and made available for transfer to operation and maintenance accounts, 
procurement accounts, and research, development, test and evaluation 
accounts only for those efforts by the United States Africa Command or 
United States Southern Command to expand cooperation or improve the 
capabilities of our allies and partners in their areas of operation:  
Provided, <<NOTE: Time period. Execution plan.>>  That none of the funds 
provided under this section may be obligated or expended until 60 days 
after the Secretary of Defense provides to the congressional defense 
committees an execution plan:  Provided further, <<NOTE: Time 
period. Notifications.>>  That not less than 30 days prior to any 
transfer of funds, the Secretary of Defense shall notify the 
congressional defense committees of the details of any such transfer:  
Provided further, That upon transfer, the funds shall be merged with and 
available for the same purposes, and for the same time period, as the 
appropriation to which transferred:  Provided further, That the transfer 
authority provided under this section is in addition to any other 
transfer authority provided elsewhere in this Act.

                      (including transfer of funds)

    Sec. 8069.  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.

                      (including transfer of funds)

    Sec. 8070.  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. 8071.  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, <<NOTE: Proposal.>>  That the command and control 
relationships which existed on October 1, 2004, shall remain in force 
until a written modification has been proposed to the Committees on 
Appropriations of the House of Representatives and the Senate:  Provided 
further, <<NOTE: Time period. Notification.>>  That the proposed 
modification may be implemented 30 days after the notification unless an 
objection is received from either the House or Senate Appropriations 
Committees:  Provided further, That any proposed modification shall not 
preclude the ability of the commander of United States Indo-Pacific 
Command to meet operational requirements.

    Sec. 8072. <<NOTE: Notice. Effective date. 10 USC 3601 note.>>   Any 
notice that is required to be submitted to the Committees on 
Appropriations of the House of Representatives and the Senate under 
section 3601 of title 10, United States Code, as added by section 804(a) 
of the James M. Inhofe National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal 
Year 2023, after the date of the enactment of this Act shall be 
submitted pursuant to that requirement concurrently to the Subcommittees 
on Defense of the Committees on Appropriations of the House of 
Representatives and the Senate.

                      (including transfer of funds)

    Sec. 8073.  Of the amounts appropriated in this Act under the 
headings ``Procurement, Defense-Wide'' and ``Research, Development, Test 
and Evaluation, Defense-Wide'', $500,000,000 shall be for the Israeli 
Cooperative Programs:  Provided, That of this amount, $80,000,000 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; $127,000,000 shall be for the Short Range 
Ballistic Missile Defense (SRBMD) program, including cruise missile 
defense research and development under the SRBMD program; $40,000,000 
shall be for co-production activities of SRBMD systems in the United 
States and in Israel to meet Israel's defense requirements consistent 
with each nation's laws, regulations, and procedures, subject to the 
U.S.-Israeli co-production agreement for SRBMD, as amended; $80,000,000 
shall be for an upper-tier component to the Israeli Missile Defense 
Architecture, of which $80,000,000 shall be for co-production activities 
of Arrow 3 Upper Tier systems in the United States and in Israel to meet 
Israel's defense requirements consistent with each nation's laws, 
regulations, and procedures, subject to the U.S.-Israeli co-production 
agreement for Arrow 3 Upper Tier, as amended; and $173,000,000 shall be 
for the Arrow System Improvement Program including development of a long 
range, ground and airborne, detection suite:  Provided further, That the 
transfer authority provided under this provision is in addition to any 
other transfer authority contained in this Act.
    Sec. 8074.  Of the amounts appropriated in this Act under the 
heading ``Shipbuilding and Conversion, Navy'', $1,312,646,000 shall be 
available until September 30, 2023, to fund prior year shipbuilding cost 
increases for the following programs:
            (1) Under the heading ``Shipbuilding and Conversion, Navy'', 
        2013/2023: Carrier Replacement Program, $461,700,000;

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            (2) Under the heading ``Shipbuilding and Conversion, Navy'', 
        2015/2023: Virginia Class Submarine Program, $46,060,000;
            (3) Under the heading ``Shipbuilding and Conversion, Navy'', 
        2015/2023: DDG-51 Destroyer, $30,231,000;
            (4) Under the heading ``Shipbuilding and Conversion, Navy'', 
        2015/2023: Littoral Combat Ship, $4,250,000;
            (5) Under the heading ``Shipbuilding and Conversion, Navy'', 
        2016/2023: DDG-51 Destroyer, $24,238,000;
            (6) Under the heading ``Shipbuilding and Conversion, Navy'', 
        2016/2023: Virginia Class Submarine Program, $58,642,000;
            (7) Under the heading ``Shipbuilding and Conversion, Navy'', 
        2016/2023: TAO Fleet Oiler, $9,200,000;
            (8) Under the heading ``Shipbuilding and Conversion, Navy'', 
        2016/2023: Littoral Combat Ship, $18,000,000;
            (9) Under the heading ``Shipbuilding and Conversion, Navy'', 
        2016/2023: CVN Refueling Overhauls, $62,000,000;
            (10) Under the heading ``Shipbuilding and Conversion, 
        Navy'', 2016/2023: Towing, Salvage, and Rescue Ship Program, 
        $1,750,000;
            (11) Under the heading ``Shipbuilding and Conversion, 
        Navy'', 2017/2023: DDG-51 Destroyer, $168,178,000;
            (12) Under the heading ``Shipbuilding and Conversion, 
        Navy'', 2017/2023: LPD-17, $17,739,000;
            (13) Under the heading ``Shipbuilding and Conversion, 
        Navy'', 2017/2023: LHA Replacement Program, $19,300,000;
            (14) Under the heading ``Shipbuilding and Conversion, 
        Navy'', 2017/2023: Littoral Combat Ship, $29,030,000;
            (15) Under the heading ``Shipbuilding and Conversion, 
        Navy'', 2018/2023: DDG-51 Destroyer, $5,930,000;
            (16) Under the heading ``Shipbuilding and Conversion, 
        Navy'', 2018/2023: Littoral Combat Ship, $9,538,000;
            (17) Under the heading ``Shipbuilding and Conversion, 
        Navy'', 2018/2023: TAO Fleet Oiler, $12,500,000;
            (18) Under the heading ``Shipbuilding and Conversion, 
        Navy'', 2018/2023: Towing, Salvage, and Rescue Ship Program, 
        $2,800,000;
            (19) Under the heading ``Shipbuilding and Conversion, 
        Navy'', 2019/2023: Littoral Combat Ship, $6,983,000;
            (20) Under the heading ``Shipbuilding and Conversion, 
        Navy'', 2019/2023: TAO Fleet Oiler, $106,400,000;
            (21) Under the heading ``Shipbuilding and Conversion, 
        Navy'', 2019/2023: Towing, Salvage, and Rescue Ship Program, 
        $2,450,000;
            (22) Under the heading ``Shipbuilding and Conversion, 
        Navy'', 2021/2023: Virginia Class Submarine Program, 
        $200,000,000; and
            (23) Under the heading ``Shipbuilding and Conversion, 
        Navy'', 2021/2023: Towing, Salvage, and Rescue Ship Program, 
        $15,727,000.

    Sec. 8075.  Funds appropriated by this Act, or made available by the 
transfer of funds in this Act, for intelligence activities and 
intelligence-related activities not otherwise authorized in the 
Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2023 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).

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    Sec. 8076. <<NOTE: Notifications.>>   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. 8077.  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 <<NOTE: Determination. Grants. Fisher House Foundation, Inc.>>  
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.

    Sec. 8078. <<NOTE: Nuclear armed interceptors.>>   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. 8079.  None of the funds made available by this Act may be 
obligated or expended for the purpose of decommissioning the USS Fort 
Worth, the USS Wichita, the USS Billings, the USS Indianapolis, or the 
USS St. Louis.
    Sec. 8080. <<NOTE: 53rd Weather Reconnaissance Squadron.>>   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. 8081. <<NOTE: Foreign intelligence.>>   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.

    Sec. 8082. <<NOTE: Tactical unmanned aerial vehicles.>>  (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. 8083. <<NOTE: Research and development. Science and 
technology. Real property.>>   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, 2024, and except for funds 
appropriated for the purchase of real property, which shall remain 
available until September 30, 2025.

    Sec. 8084. <<NOTE: Applicability.>>   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

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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) <<NOTE: Reports.>>  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 2023:  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 by 
        Expenditure Center and project; and
            (3) an identification of items of special congressional 
        interest.

    (b) <<NOTE: Certification.>>  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.  Any transfer of amounts appropriated to the Department 
of Defense Acquisition Workforce Development Account in or for fiscal 
year 2023 to a military department or Defense Agency pursuant to section 
1705(e)(1) of title 10, United States Code, shall be covered by and 
subject to section 8005 of this Act.
    Sec. 8087. <<NOTE: Notifications. Time periods.>>  (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;
            (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. 8088. <<NOTE: Public information. Web 
posting. Reports. Determination.>>  (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

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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) <<NOTE: Time period.>>  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. 8089. <<NOTE: Contracts.>>  (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) <<NOTE: Certification.>>  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) <<NOTE: Waiver authority. Determination.>>  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 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. <<NOTE: Public information. Time 
period.>>  The Secretary of Defense shall transmit to Congress, and 
simultaneously make public, any determination under this subsection not 
less than 15 business days

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before the contract or subcontract addressed in the determination may be 
awarded.

                      (including transfer of funds)

    Sec. 8090.  From within the funds appropriated for operation and 
maintenance for the Defense Health Program in this Act, up to 
$168,000,000, 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, <<NOTE: Notifications.>>  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. 8091.  None of the funds appropriated or otherwise made 
available by this 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.
    Sec. 8092.  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.

                      (including transfer of funds)

    Sec. 8093. <<NOTE: Determination.>>   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 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, <<NOTE: Reprogramming requests. Deadline.>>  That a 
request for multiple reprogrammings of funds using authority provided in 
this section shall be made prior to June 30, 2023.

    Sec. 8094.  Of the amounts appropriated in this Act for 
``Shipbuilding and Conversion, Navy'', $133,000,000, to remain available 
for obligation until September 30, 2027, may be used for the purchase of 
two used sealift vessels for the National Defense Reserve Fleet, 
established under section 11 of the Merchant Ship Sales Act of 1946 (46 
U.S.C. 57100):  Provided, <<NOTE: Reimbursement.>>  That such amounts 
are available for reimbursements to the Ready Reserve Force, Maritime 
Administration account of the United States Department of Transportation 
for programs, projects, activities, and expenses

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related to the National Defense Reserve Fleet:  Provided further, That 
notwithstanding section 2218 of title 10, United States Code, none of 
these funds shall be transferred to the National Defense Sealift Fund 
for execution.

    Sec. 8095. <<NOTE: Grants. Public information. Web posting.>>   The 
Secretary of Defense shall post grant awards on a public website in a 
searchable format.

    Sec. 8096. <<NOTE: Surveillance.>>   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.

    Sec. 8097. <<NOTE: Salaries.>>   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. 8098.  Of the amounts appropriated in this Act for ``Operation 
and Maintenance, Navy'', $589,325,000, to remain available until 
expended, may be used for any purposes related to the National Defense 
Reserve Fleet established under section 11 of the Merchant Ship Sales 
Act of 1946 (46 U.S.C. 57100):  Provided, 
That <<NOTE: Reimbursements.>>  such amounts are available for 
reimbursements to the Ready Reserve Force, Maritime Administration 
account of the United States Department of Transportation for programs, 
projects, activities, and expenses related to the National Defense 
Reserve Fleet.

    Sec. 8099. <<NOTE: Gaming. Adult entertainment.>>   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. 8100. <<NOTE: Contracts.>>  (a) None of the funds provided in 
this Act for the TAO Fleet Oiler 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; 
spreaders for shipboard cranes; and anchor chains, specifically for the 
seventh and subsequent ships of the fleet.

    (b) None of the funds provided in this Act for the FFG(X) Frigate 
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: Air circuit breakers;

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gyrocompasses; electronic navigation chart systems; steering controls; 
pumps; propulsion and machinery control systems; totally enclosed 
lifeboats; auxiliary equipment pumps; shipboard cranes; auxiliary chill 
water systems; and propulsion propellers:  Provided, 
That <<NOTE: Deadline.>>  the Secretary of the Navy shall incorporate 
United States manufactured propulsion engines and propulsion reduction 
gears into the FFG(X) Frigate program beginning not later than with the 
eleventh ship of the program.

    Sec. 8101. <<NOTE: Contracts.>>   None of the funds provided in this 
Act for requirements development, performance specification development, 
concept design and development, ship configuration development, systems 
engineering, naval architecture, marine engineering, operations research 
analysis, industry studies, preliminary design, development of the 
Detailed Design and Construction Request for Proposals solicitation 
package, or related activities for the T-ARC(X) Cable Laying and Repair 
Ship or the T-AGOS(X) Oceanographic Surveillance Ship may be used to 
award a new contract for such activities unless these contracts include 
specifications that all auxiliary equipment, including pumps and 
propulsion shafts, are manufactured in the United States.

    Sec. 8102.  No amounts credited or otherwise made available in this 
or any other Act to the Department of Defense Acquisition Workforce 
Development Account may be transferred to:
            (1) the Rapid Prototyping Fund established under section 
        804(d) of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 
        2016 (10 U.S.C. 2302 note); or
            (2) credited to a military-department specific fund 
        established under section 804(d)(2) of the National Defense 
        Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2016 (as amended by section 
        897 of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 
        2017).

    Sec. 8103.  From funds made available in title II of this Act, 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. 8104. (a) <<NOTE: Pornography.>>  None of the funds made 
available in this Act may be used to maintain or establish a computer 
network unless such network is designed to block access to pornography 
websites.
    (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, or for any activity necessary for the national 
defense, including intelligence activities.

    Sec. 8105. <<NOTE: Determination.>>   None of the funds provided 
for, or otherwise made available, in this or any other Act, may be 
obligated or expended by the Secretary of Defense to provide motorized 
vehicles, aviation platforms, munitions other than small arms and 
munitions appropriate for customary ceremonial honors, operational 
military units, or operational military platforms if the Secretary 
determines that providing such units, platforms, or equipment would 
undermine the readiness of such units, platforms, or equipment.

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    Sec. 8106. 
(a) <<NOTE: Contracts. Memorandums. Grants. Loans. Corporations. Taxes.>> 
 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 
pursuant to an agreement with the authority responsible for collecting 
such tax liability, provided that the applicable Federal agency is aware 
of the unpaid Federal tax liability.

    (b) <<NOTE: Determination.>>  Subsection (a) shall not apply if the 
applicable Federal agency has considered suspension or debarment of the 
corporation described in such subsection and has made a determination 
that such suspension or debarment is not necessary to protect the 
interests of the Federal Government.

    Sec. 8107. (a) Amounts appropriated under title IV of this Act, as 
detailed in budget activity eight of the ``Explanation of Project Level 
Adjustments'' tables in the explanatory statement regarding this Act, 
may be used for expenses for the agile research, development, test and 
evaluation, procurement, production, modification, and operation and 
maintenance, only for the following Software and Digital Technology 
Pilot programs--
            (1) Defensive CYBER (PE 0608041A);
            (2) Risk Management Information (PE 0608013N);
            (3) Maritime Tactical Command and Control (PE 0608231N);
            (4) Space Command & Control (PE 1208248SF);
            (5) National Background Investigation Services (PE 
        0608197V);
            (6) Global Command and Control System (PE 0303150K); and
            (7) Acquisition Visibility (PE 0608648D8Z).

    (b) None of the funds appropriated by this or prior Department of 
Defense Appropriations Acts may be obligated or expended to initiate 
additional Software and Digital Technology Pilot Programs in fiscal year 
2023.
    Sec. 8108.  In addition to amounts provided elsewhere in this Act, 
there is appropriated $686,500,000, for an additional amount for 
``Operation and Maintenance, Defense-Wide'', to remain available until 
expended:  Provided, <<NOTE: Grants. Contracts.>>  That such funds shall 
only be available to the Secretary of Defense, acting through the Office 
of Local Defense Community Cooperation of the Department of Defense, or 
for transfer to the Secretary of Education, notwithstanding any other 
provision of law, to make grants, conclude cooperative agreements, or 
supplement other Federal funds to construct, renovate, repair, or expand 
elementary and secondary public schools on military installations in 
order to address capacity or facility condition deficiencies at such 
schools:  Provided further, <<NOTE: Determination.>>  That in making 
such funds available, the Office of Local Defense Community Cooperation 
or the Secretary of Education shall give priority consideration to those 
military installations with schools having the most serious capacity or 
facility condition deficiencies as determined by the Secretary of 
Defense:  Provided further, That as a condition of receiving funds under 
this section a local educational agency or State shall provide a 
matching share as described in the notice titled ``Department of Defense 
Program for Construction, Renovation, Repair or

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Expansion of Public Schools Located on Military Installations'' 
published by the Department of Defense in the Federal Register on 
September 9, 2011 (76 Fed. Reg. 55883 et seq.):  Provided further, 
That <<NOTE: Applicability.>>  these provisions apply to funds provided 
under this section, and to funds previously provided by Congress to 
construct, renovate, repair, or expand elementary and secondary public 
schools on military installations in order to address capacity or 
facility condition deficiencies at such schools to the extent such funds 
remain unobligated on the date of enactment of this section.

    Sec. 8109.  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):
            (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. 8110.  Of the amounts appropriated in this Act under the 
heading ``Operation and Maintenance, Defense-Wide'', for the Defense 
Security Cooperation Agency, $300,000,000, to remain available until 
September 30, 2024, shall be for the Ukraine Security Assistance 
Initiative:  Provided, That such funds shall be available to the 
Secretary of Defense, with the concurrence of the Secretary of State, to 
provide assistance, including training; equipment; lethal assistance; 
logistics support, supplies and services; salaries and stipends; 
sustainment; and intelligence support to the military and national 
security forces of Ukraine, and to other forces or groups recognized by 
and under the authority of the Government of Ukraine, including 
governmental entities within Ukraine, engaged in resisting Russian 
aggression against Ukraine, for replacement of any weapons or articles 
provided to the Government of Ukraine from the inventory of the United 
States, and to recover or dispose of equipment procured using funds made 
available in this section in this or prior Acts:  Provided 
further, <<NOTE: Time period. Notifications.>>  That the Secretary of 
Defense shall, not less than 15 days prior to obligating funds made 
available in this section, notify the congressional defense committees 
in writing of the details of any such obligation:  Provided 
further, <<NOTE: Deadline.>>  That the Secretary of Defense shall, not 
more than 60 days after such notification is made, inform such 
committees if such funds have not been obligated and the reasons 
therefor:  Provided further, <<NOTE: Consultation.>>  That the Secretary 
of Defense shall consult with such committees in advance of the 
provision of support provided to other forces or groups recognized by 
and under the authority of the Government of Ukraine:  Provided further, 
That the United States may accept equipment procured using funds made 
available in this section in this or prior Acts transferred to the 
security forces of Ukraine and returned by such forces to the United 
States:  Provided further, <<NOTE: Notifications.>>  That equipment 
procured using funds made available in this section in this or prior 
Acts, and not yet transferred

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to the military or national security forces of Ukraine or to other 
assisted entities, or returned by such forces or other assisted entities 
to the United States, may be treated as stocks of the Department of 
Defense upon written notification to the congressional defense 
committees:  Provided further, <<NOTE: Reports.>>  That the Secretary of 
Defense shall provide quarterly reports to the congressional defense 
committees on the use and status of funds made available in this 
section.

    Sec. 8111.  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, such 
contributions shall, upon receipt, be credited to the appropriations or 
fund which incurred such obligations.
    Sec. 8112.  Of the amounts appropriated in this Act under the 
heading ``Operation and Maintenance, Defense-Wide'', for the Defense 
Security Cooperation Agency, $1,510,260,000, to remain available until 
September 30, 2024, shall be available for International Security 
Cooperation Programs and other programs to provide support and 
assistance to foreign security forces or other groups or individuals to 
conduct, support or facilitate counterterrorism, crisis response, or 
building partner capacity programs:  Provided, <<NOTE: Time 
period. Notifications.>>  That the Secretary of Defense shall, not less 
than 15 days prior to obligating funds made available in this section, 
notify the congressional defense committees in writing of the details of 
any planned obligation:  Provided further, That <<NOTE: Reports.>>  the 
Secretary of Defense shall provide quarterly reports to the Committees 
on Appropriations of the House of Representatives and the Senate on the 
use and status of funds made available in this section.

    Sec. 8113.  Of the amounts appropriated in this Act under the 
heading ``Operation and Maintenance, Defense-Wide'', for the Defense 
Security Cooperation Agency, $410,000,000, to remain available until 
September 30, 2024, shall be available to reimburse Jordan, Lebanon, 
Egypt, Tunisia, and Oman under section 1226 of the National Defense 
Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2016 (22 U.S.C. 2151 note), for 
enhanced border security, of which not less than $150,000,000 shall be 
for Jordan:  Provided, <<NOTE: Time period. Notifications.>>  That the 
Secretary of Defense shall, not less than 15 days prior to obligating 
funds made available in this section, notify the congressional defense 
committees in writing of the details of any planned obligation and the 
nature of the expenses incurred:  Provided further, 
That <<NOTE: Reports.>>  the Secretary of Defense shall provide 
quarterly reports to the Committees on Appropriations of the House of 
Representatives and the Senate on the use and status of funds made 
available in this section.

    Sec. 8114.  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.).
    Sec. 8115. <<NOTE: Child soldiers.>>   None of the funds made 
available by this Act for excess defense articles, assistance under 
section 333 of title 10, United States Code, 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

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permitted under section 404 of the Child Soldiers Prevention Act of 
2008.

    Sec. 8116. <<NOTE: Taliban.>>   None of the funds made available by 
this Act may be made available for any member of the Taliban.

    Sec. 8117.  Notwithstanding any other provision of law, any transfer 
of funds, appropriated or otherwise made available by this Act, for 
support to friendly foreign countries in connection with the conduct of 
operations in which the United States is not participating, pursuant to 
section 331(d) of title 10, United States Code, shall be made in 
accordance with section 8005 of this Act.
    Sec. 
8118. <<NOTE: Contracts. Memorandums. Grants. Loans. Rosoboronexport.>>  
(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) <<NOTE: Waiver 
authority. Determination. Certification. Russia.>>  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--
            (1) <<NOTE: Syria.>>  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 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) <<NOTE: Review. Reports.>>  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.

                      (including transfer of funds)

    Sec. 8119.  In addition to the amounts appropriated or otherwise 
made available elsewhere in this Act, $1,000,000,000, to remain 
available until September 30, 2024, is hereby appropriated to the 
Department of Defense and made available for transfer only to other 
appropriations available to the Department of Defense in Department of 
Defense Appropriations Acts:  Provided, That such funds shall be 
available to the Secretary of Defense for the purpose of conducting 
activities relating to improvements of infrastructure and defueling at 
the Red Hill Bulk Fuel Storage Facility:  Provided further, That amounts 
transferred pursuant to this appropriation shall be merged with, and be 
available for the same purposes and time period as the appropriations to 
which transferred:  Provided further, <<NOTE: Determination.>>  That 
upon a determination that all or part of the funds transferred from this 
appropriation are not necessary for

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the purposes provided in this section, such amounts may be transferred 
back to this section:  Provided further, That the transfer authority 
provided pursuant to this section is in addition to any other transfer 
authority provided by law:  Provided further, <<NOTE: Time 
period. Notifications.>>  That not less than 30 days prior to any 
transfer of funds pursuant to this section, the Secretary of Defense 
shall notify the congressional defense committees of the details of any 
such transfer:  Provided further, <<NOTE: Time period. Reports.>>  That 
not later than 60 days after the enactment of this Act and every 30 days 
thereafter through fiscal year 2024, the Secretary of Defense shall 
submit a report to the Committees on Appropriations of the House of 
Representatives and Senate, setting forth all categories and amounts of 
obligations and expenditures made under the authority provided in this 
section.

    Sec. 8120. <<NOTE: Vietnam.>>  (a) Notwithstanding section 2215 of 
title 10, United States Code, the Secretary of Defense may transfer to 
the Secretary of State, for use by the United States Agency for 
International Development, amounts to be used for the Bien Hoa dioxin 
cleanup in Vietnam.

    (b) Not more than $15,000,000 may be transferred in each of fiscal 
years 2024 through 2030 under the transfer authority in subsection (a).
    (c) The transfer authority in subsection (a) is in addition to any 
other transfer authority available to the Department of Defense.
    (d) <<NOTE: Determination. Notifications. Deadline.>>  If the 
Secretary of Defense determines to use the transfer authority in 
subsection (a), the Secretary shall notify the congressional defense 
committees of that determination not later than 30 days before the 
Secretary uses the transfer authority.

                      (including transfer of funds)

    Sec. 8121.  In addition to amounts appropriated in title III, title 
IV, or otherwise made available elsewhere in this Act, $1,052,501,000 is 
hereby appropriated to the Department of Defense and made available for 
transfer to the procurement and research, development, test and 
evaluation accounts of the Army, Navy, Marine Corps, Air Force, and 
Space Force to reflect revised economic assumptions:  Provided, That the 
transfer authority provided under this section is in addition to any 
other transfer authority provided elsewhere in this Act:  Provided 
further, <<NOTE: Time period. Execution plan.>>  That none of the funds 
provided under this section may be obligated or expended until 30 days 
after the Secretary of Defense provides the Committees on Appropriations 
of the House of Representatives and the Senate a detailed execution plan 
for such funds.

    Sec. 8122.  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 $956,400,000.
    Sec. 8123.  Equipment procured using funds provided in prior Acts 
under the heading ``Counterterrorism Partnerships Fund'' for the program 
authorized by section 1209 of the Carl Levin and Howard P. ``Buck'' 
McKeon National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2015 (Public 
Law 113-291), or under the heading ``Iraq Train and Equip Fund'' for the 
program authorized by section 1236 of such Act, and not yet transferred 
to authorized recipients may be transferred to foreign security forces, 
irregular forces, groups, or individuals, authorized to receive 
assistance using amounts provided under the heading ``Counter-ISIS Train 
and Equip Fund'' in this Act:  Provided, <<NOTE: Time 
period. Notifications.>>  That such equipment may

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be transferred 15 days following written notification to the 
congressional defense committees.

    Sec. 8124.  Of the amounts appropriated in this Act under the 
heading ``Operation and Maintenance, Defense-Wide'', for the Defense 
Security Cooperation Agency, $25,000,000, to remain available until 
September 30, 2024, 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 to counter 
the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria:  Provided, 
That <<NOTE: Determination. Time period. Notifications.>>  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 written notification to the 
appropriate congressional committees:  Provided 
further, <<NOTE: Contracts. Time period. Notifications.>>  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 to 
counter the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, and 15 days following 
written notification to the appropriate congressional committees:  
Provided further, <<NOTE: Reports.>>  That the Secretary of Defense 
shall provide quarterly reports to the Committees on Appropriations of 
the House of Representatives and the Senate on the use and status of 
funds made available in this section.

    Sec. 8125. <<NOTE: Applicability.>>   In carrying out the program 
described in the memorandum on the subject of ``Policy for Assisted 
Reproductive Services for the Benefit of Seriously or Severely Ill/
Injured (Category II or III) Active Duty Service Members'' issued by the 
Assistant Secretary of Defense for Health Affairs on April 3, 2012, and 
the guidance issued to implement such memorandum, the Secretary of 
Defense shall apply such policy and guidance, except that--
            (1) <<NOTE: Embryos.>>  the limitation on periods regarding 
        embryo cryopreservation and storage set forth in part III(G) and 
        in part IV(H) of such memorandum shall not apply; and
            (2) <<NOTE: Definition.>>  the term ``assisted reproductive 
        technology'' shall include embryo cryopreservation and storage 
        without limitation on the duration of such cryopreservation and 
        storage.

    Sec. 8126.  None of the funds appropriated or otherwise made 
available by this Act may be used to transfer the National 
Reconnaissance Office to the Space Force:  Provided, That nothing in 
this Act shall be construed to limit or prohibit cooperation, 
collaboration, and coordination between the National Reconnaissance 
Office and the Space Force or any other elements of the Department of 
Defense.
    Sec. 8127.  Funds awarded pursuant to the authority in section 8085 
of the Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2010 (Public Law 111-
118) to the Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the Senate may be used for 
facility operations and maintenance, and program activities, without 
regard to any previous endowment disbursement limitations.
    Sec. 8128. <<NOTE: Notifications. Deadline.>>   The Secretary of 
Defense shall notify the congressional defense committees in writing not 
more than 30 days after

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the receipt of any contribution of funds received from the government of 
a foreign country for any purpose relating to the stationing or 
operations of the United States Armed Forces:  Provided, That such 
notification shall include the amount of the contribution; the purpose 
for which such contribution was made; and the authority under which such 
contribution was accepted by the Secretary of Defense:  Provided 
further, <<NOTE: Time period.>>  That not fewer than 15 days prior to 
obligating such funds, the Secretary of Defense shall submit to the 
congressional defense committees in writing a notification of the 
planned use of such contributions, including whether such contributions 
would support existing or new stationing or operations of the United 
States Armed Forces.

    Sec. 8129. <<NOTE: Reports.>>  (a) The Chairman of the Joint Chiefs, 
in coordination with the Secretaries of the military departments and the 
Chiefs of the Armed Forces, shall submit to the congressional defense 
committees, not later than 30 days after the last day of each quarter of 
the fiscal year, a report on the use of operation and maintenance funds 
for activities or exercises in excess of $5,000,000 that have been 
designated by the Secretary of Defense as unplanned activities for 
fiscal year 2023.

    (b) Each report required by subsection (a) shall also include--
            (1) the title, date, and location, of each activity and 
        exercise covered by the report;
            (2) an identification of the military department and units 
        that participated in each such activity or exercise (including 
        an estimate of the number of participants);
            (3) <<NOTE: Costs.>>  the total cost of the activity or 
        exercise, by budget line item (with a breakdown by cost element 
        such as transportation); and
            (4) a short explanation of the objective of the activity or 
        exercise.

    (c) The report required by subsection (a) shall be submitted in 
unclassified form, but may include a classified annex.
    Sec. 8130. <<NOTE: Deadline. Notifications.>>   Not later than 15 
days after the date on which any foreign base that involves the 
stationing or operations of the United States Armed Forces, including a 
temporary base, permanent base, or base owned and operated by a foreign 
country, is opened or closed, the Secretary of Defense shall notify the 
congressional defense committees in writing of the opening or closing of 
such base:  Provided, That such notification shall also include 
information on any personnel changes, costs, and savings associated with 
the opening or closing of such base.

    Sec. 8131. <<NOTE: Iraq.>>   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. 8132. <<NOTE: Syria.>>   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,

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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. 8133. <<NOTE: Iran. North Korea.>>   Nothing in this Act may be 
construed as authorizing the use of force against Iran or the Democratic 
People's Republic of Korea.

    Sec. 8134. <<NOTE: Iraq.>>   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) <<NOTE: Syria.>>  To exercise United States control over 
        any oil resource of Iraq or Syria.

    Sec. 8135.  None of the funds made available by this Act under the 
heading ``Counter-ISIS Train and Equip Fund'', and under the heading 
``Operation and Maintenance, Defense-Wide'' for Department of Defense 
security cooperation grant programs, may be used to procure or transfer 
man-portable air defense systems.
    Sec. 8136.  Up to $500,000,000 of funds appropriated by this Act for 
the Defense Security Cooperation Agency in ``Operation and Maintenance, 
Defense-Wide'' 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. 8137. <<NOTE: Wuhan Institute of Virology.>>   None of the 
funds made available by this Act may be used to support any activity 
conducted by, or associated with, the Wuhan Institute of Virology.

    Sec. 8138. <<NOTE: Azov Battalion.>>   None of the funds made 
available by this Act may be used to provide arms, training, or other 
assistance to the Azov Battalion.

    Sec. 8139. <<NOTE: Khalid Sheikh Mohammed. Detainees.>>   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) <<NOTE: Cuba.>>  is or was held on or after June 24, 
        2009, at United States Naval Station, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, by 
        the Department of Defense.

    Sec. 8140. <<NOTE: Detainees. Cuba.>>   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 section 1034 of the National Defense 
Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2016 (Public Law 114-92) and section 
1035 of the John S. McCain National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal 
Year 2019 (Public Law 115-232).

    Sec. 8141. <<NOTE: Detainees. Cuba.>>  (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.

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    (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. 8142. <<NOTE: Cuba.>>   None of the funds made available by 
this Act may be used to carry out the closure or realignment of the 
United States Naval Station, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.

    Sec. 8143. <<NOTE: EcoHealth Alliance, 
Inc. China. Determination. Waiver authority. Deadline.>>   None of the 
funds made available by this Act may be used to fund any work to be 
performed by EcoHealth Alliance, Inc. in China on research supported by 
the government of China unless the Secretary of Defense determines that 
a waiver to such prohibition is in the national security interests of 
the United States and, not later than 14 days after granting such a 
waiver, submits to the congressional defense committees a detailed 
justification for the waiver, including--
            (1) an identification of the Department of Defense entity 
        obligating or expending the funds;
            (2) an identification of the amount of such funds;
            (3) an identification of the intended purpose of such funds;
            (4) an identification of the recipient or prospective 
        recipient of such funds (including any third-party entity 
        recipient, as applicable);
            (5) an explanation for how the waiver is in the national 
        security interests of the United States; and
            (6) any other information the Secretary determines 
        appropriate.

    Sec. 8144. <<NOTE: Deadline. Allocation.>>  (a) Within 45 days of 
enactment of this Act, the Secretary of Defense shall allocate amounts 
made available from the Creating Helpful Incentives to Produce 
Semiconductors (CHIPS) for America Defense Fund for fiscal year 2023 
pursuant to the transfer authority in section 102(b)(1) of the CHIPS Act 
of 2022 (division A of Public Law 117-167), to the account specified, in 
the amounts specified, and for the projects and activities specified, in 
the table titled ``Department of Defense Allocation of Funds: CHIPS and 
Science Act Fiscal Year 2023'' in the explanatory statement described in 
section 4 (in the matter preceding division A of this consolidated Act).

    (b) Neither the President nor his designee may allocate any amounts 
that are made available for any fiscal year under section 102(b)(2) of 
the CHIPS Act of 2022 if there is in effect an Act making or continuing 
appropriations for part of a fiscal year for the Department of Defense:  
Provided, That in any fiscal year, the matter preceding this proviso 
shall not apply to the allocation, apportionment, or allotment of 
amounts for continuing administration of programs allocated using funds 
transferred from the CHIPS for America Defense Fund, which may be 
allocated pursuant to the transfer authority in section 102(b)(1) of the 
CHIPS Act of

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2022 only in amounts that are no more than the allocation for such 
purposes in subsection (a) of this section.
    (c) <<NOTE: Reallocation.>>  The Secretary of Defense may reallocate 
funds allocated by subsection (a) of this section, subject to the terms 
and conditions contained in the provisos in section 8005 of this Act:  
Provided, That amounts may be reallocated pursuant to this subsection 
only for those requirements necessary to carry out section 9903(b) of 
the William M. (Mac) Thornberry National Defense Authorization Act for 
Fiscal Year 2021 (Public Law 116-283).

    (d) <<NOTE: Allocations.>>  Concurrent with the annual budget 
submission of the President for fiscal year 2024, the Secretary of 
Defense shall submit to the Committees on Appropriations of the House of 
Representatives and the Senate proposed allocations by account and by 
program, project, or activity, with detailed justifications, for amounts 
made available under section 102(b)(2) of the CHIPS Act of 2022 for 
fiscal year 2024.

    (e) <<NOTE: Reports.>>  The Department of Defense shall provide the 
Committees on Appropriations of the House of Representatives and Senate 
quarterly reports on the status of balances of projects and activities 
funded by the CHIPS for America Defense Fund for amounts allocated 
pursuant to subsection (a) of this section, including all uncommitted, 
committed, and unobligated funds.

    Sec. 8145. <<NOTE: Ridge Alkonis. Determination.>>   The Secretary 
of the Navy shall continue to provide pay and allowances to Lieutenant 
Ridge Alkonis, United States Navy, until such time as the Secretary of 
the Navy makes a determination with respect to the separation of 
Lieutenant Alkonis from the Navy.

    This division may be cited as the ``Department of Defense 
Appropriations Act, 2023''.

  DIVISION D <<NOTE: Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies 
 Appropriations Act, 2023.>> --ENERGY AND WATER DEVELOPMENT AND RELATED 
AGENCIES APPROPRIATIONS ACT, 2023

                                 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.

                             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

[[Page 136 STAT. 4623]]

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, 
$172,500,000, to remain available until expended:  Provided, 
That <<NOTE: Work plan.>>  the Secretary shall not deviate from the work 
plan, once the plan has been submitted to the Committees on 
Appropriations of both Houses of Congress.

                              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); 
$1,808,800,000, to remain available until expended; of which 
$75,518,000, to be derived from the Harbor Maintenance Trust Fund, shall 
be to cover the Federal share of construction costs for facilities under 
the Dredged Material Disposal Facilities program; and of which such sums 
as are necessary to cover 35 percent 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, <<NOTE: Work 
plan.>>  That the Secretary shall not deviate from the work plan, once 
the plan has been submitted to the Committees on Appropriations of both 
Houses of Congress.

                    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, $370,000,000, to remain 
available until expended, of which $15,390,000, to be derived from the 
Harbor Maintenance Trust Fund, shall be to cover the Federal share of 
eligible operation and maintenance costs for inland harbors:  
Provided, <<NOTE: Work plan.>>  That the Secretary shall not deviate 
from the work plan, once the plan has been submitted to the Committees 
on Appropriations of both Houses of Congress.

                        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, $5,078,500,000, to remain available until expended, of 
which $2,227,092,000, to be derived from the Harbor Maintenance Trust 
Fund, shall be to cover the Federal share of eligible operations

[[Page 136 STAT. 4624]]

and maintenance costs for coastal harbors and channels, and for inland 
harbors; 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; 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; and of 
which $56,000,000, to be derived from the general fund of the Treasury, 
shall be to carry out subsection (c) of section 2106 of the Water 
Resources Reform and Development Act of 2014 (33 U.S.C. 2238c) and shall 
be designated as being for such purpose pursuant to paragraph (2)(B) of 
section 14003 of division B of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic 
Security Act (Public Law 116-136):  Provided, <<NOTE: Time 
period. Determination. Allocation.>>  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:  Provided 
further, <<NOTE: Work plan.>>  That the Secretary shall not deviate from 
the work plan, once the plan has been submitted to the Committees on 
Appropriations of both Houses of Congress.

                           regulatory program

    For expenses necessary for administration of laws pertaining to 
regulation of navigable waters and wetlands, $218,000,000, to remain 
available until September 30, 2024.

             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, $400,000,000, 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, 
$35,000,000, 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

[[Page 136 STAT. 4625]]

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, $215,000,000, to remain available 
until September 30, 2024, 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), $5,000,000, to remain 
available until September 30, 2024:  Provided, <<NOTE: Reports. Work 
plan.>>  That not more than 75 percent of such amount may be obligated 
or expended until the Assistant Secretary submits to the Committees on 
Appropriations of both Houses of Congress the report required under 
section 101(d) of this Act and a work plan that allocates at least 95 
percent of the additional funding provided under each 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.

       water infrastructure finance and innovation program account

    For administrative expenses to carry out the direct and guaranteed 
loan programs authorized by the Water Infrastructure Finance and 
Innovation Act of 2014, $7,200,000, to remain available until September 
30, 2024.

              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 2023, 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) <<NOTE: Advance approvals.>>  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 Committees on Appropriations of 
        both Houses of Congress;
            (4) <<NOTE: Advance approvals.>>  proposes to use funds 
        directed for a specific activity for a different purpose, unless 
        prior approval is received from the Committees on Appropriations 
        of both Houses of Congress;
            (5) <<NOTE: Advance approvals.>>  augments or reduces 
        existing programs, projects, or activities in excess of the 
        amounts contained in paragraphs

[[Page 136 STAT. 4626]]

        (6) through (10), unless prior approval is received from the 
        Committees on Appropriations of both Houses of Congress;
            (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, <<NOTE: Notifications.>>  That the Chief 
        of Engineers shall notify the Committees on Appropriations of 
        both Houses of Congress 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) <<NOTE: Guidelines. Applicability.>>  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 Committees on Appropriations 
of both Houses of Congress.
    (c) Continuing Authorities Program.--Subsection (a)(1) shall not 
apply to any project or activity funded under the continuing authorities 
program.
    (d) <<NOTE: Reports.>>  Not later than 60 days after the date of 
enactment of this Act, the Secretary shall submit a report to the 
Committees on Appropriations of both Houses of Congress 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;

[[Page 136 STAT. 4627]]

            (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. <<NOTE: Allocation.>>   The Secretary shall allocate funds 
made available in this Act solely in accordance with the provisions of 
this Act and in the explanatory statement described in section 4 (in the 
matter preceding division A of this consolidated Act).

    Sec. 103. <<NOTE: Contracts.>>   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 in this Act shall be used for an open 
lake placement alternative for 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 section 401 of the Federal Water Pollution Control Act (33 
U.S.C. 1341):  Provided, That until an open lake placement alternative 
for dredged material is approved under a State water quality 
certification, the Corps of Engineers shall continue upland placement of 
such dredged material consistent with the requirements of section 101 of 
the Water Resources Development Act of 1986 (33 U.S.C. 2211).
    Sec. 106. <<NOTE: Kentucky.>>   None of the funds made available by 
this Act may be used to carry out any water supply reallocation study 
under the Wolf Creek Dam, Lake Cumberland, Kentucky, project authorized 
under the Act of July 24, 1946 (60 Stat. 636, ch. 595).

    Sec. 107.  None of the funds made available by this Act or any other 
Act may be used to reorganize or to transfer the Civil Works functions 
or authority of the Corps of Engineers or the Secretary of the Army to 
another department or agency.
    Sec. 108. <<NOTE: Allocations. Determinations.>>   Additional 
funding provided in this Act shall be allocated only to projects 
determined to be eligible by the Chief of Engineers.

                                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, $23,000,000, to remain available until expended, of 
which $5,000,000 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, $1,600,000

[[Page 136 STAT. 4628]]

shall be available until September 30, 2024, for expenses necessary in 
carrying out related responsibilities of the Secretary of the Interior:  
Provided further, That for fiscal year 2023, of the amount made 
available to the Commission under this Act or any other Act, the 
Commission may use an amount not to exceed $1,880,000 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 other agreements 
with, State and local governments, federally recognized Indian Tribes, 
and others, $1,787,151,000, to remain available until expended, of which 
$22,165,000 shall be available for transfer to the Upper Colorado River 
Basin Fund and $7,584,000 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 $500,000 shall be available for transfer into the Aging 
Infrastructure Account established by section 9603(d)(1) of the Omnibus 
Public Land Management Act of 2009, as amended (43 U.S.C. 510b(d)(1)):  
Provided further, That such transfers, except for the transfer 
authorized by the preceding proviso, 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, the Water Storage Enhancement 
Receipts account established by section 4011(e) of Public Law 114-322, 
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 made available under this heading, $10,000,000 shall 
be deposited in the San Gabriel Basin Restoration Fund established by 
section 110 of title I of division B of appendix D of Public Law 106-
554:  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:  Provided 
further, That within available funds, $250,000 shall be for grants and 
financial assistance for educational activities:  Provided further, That 
in accordance with section 4007 of Public Law 114-322 and as recommended 
by the Secretary in a letter dated November 30, 2022, funding provided 
for such purpose in fiscal years 2021 and 2022 shall be made available 
to the Los Vaqueros Reservoir Expansion Project Phase 2, and the North-

[[Page 136 STAT. 4629]]

of-the-Delta Off Stream Storage (Sites Reservoir Project):  Provided 
further, That in accordance with section 4009(a) of Public Law 114-322 
and as recommended by the Secretary in a letter dated November 30, 2022, 
funding provided for such purpose in fiscal year 2022 shall be made 
available to the El Paso Water Utilities Public Service Board:  Provided 
further, That in accordance with section 4009(c) of Public Law 114-322 
and as recommended by the Secretary in a letter dated November 30, 2022, 
funding provided for such purpose in fiscal year 2022 shall be made 
available to the Eastern Municipal Water District.

                 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, such sums as may be collected in fiscal year 2023 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, <<NOTE: Assessments.>>  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, <<NOTE: Contracts.>>  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, $33,000,000, 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.

                        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 six regions of the Bureau of Reclamation, to remain 
available until September 30, 2024, $65,079,000, 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.

[[Page 136 STAT. 4630]]

                        administrative provision

    Appropriations for the Bureau of Reclamation shall be available for 
purchase and replacement of not to exceed 30 motor vehicles, which are 
for replacement only.

             GENERAL PROVISIONS--DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

    Sec. 201. (a) <<NOTE: Advance approvals.>>  None of the funds 
provided in title II of this Act for Water and Related Resources, or 
provided by previous or subsequent 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 2023, 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 both Houses of Congress;
            (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 both Houses 
        of Congress;
            (5) transfers funds in excess of the following limits, 
        unless prior approval is received from the Committees on 
        Appropriations of both Houses of Congress:
                    (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) $400,000 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 
        both Houses of Congress; 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 
        both Houses of Congress.

    (b) Subsection (a)(5) shall not apply to any transfer of funds 
within the Facilities Operation, Maintenance, and Rehabilitation 
category.
    (c) <<NOTE: Definition.>>  For purposes of this section, the term 
``transfer'' means any movement of funds into or out of a program, 
project, or activity.

    (d) Except as provided in subsections (a) and (b), the amounts made 
available in this title under the heading ``Bureau of Reclamation--Water 
and Related Resources'' shall be expended for the programs, projects, 
and activities specified in the ``Final Bill'' columns in the ``Water 
and Related Resources'' table included under the heading ``Title II--
Department of the Interior'' in the explanatory

[[Page 136 STAT. 4631]]

statement described in section 4 (in the matter preceding division A of 
this consolidated Act).
    (e) <<NOTE: Reports.>>  The Bureau of Reclamation shall submit 
reports on a quarterly basis to the Committees on Appropriations of both 
Houses of Congress 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. <<NOTE: Determination. California. Plan.>>  (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) <<NOTE: Reimbursements.>>  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.  Section 9504(e) of the Omnibus Public Land Management Act 
of 2009 (42 U.S.C. 10364(e)) is amended by striking ``$750,000,000'' and 
inserting ``$820,000,000''.
    Sec. 204. <<NOTE: Applicability.>>  (a) Title I of Public Law 108-
361 (the Calfed Bay-Delta Authorization Act) (118 Stat. 1681), as 
amended by section 204 of division D of Public Law 117-
103, <<NOTE: Ante, p. 221.>>  shall be applied by substituting ``2023'' 
for ``2022'' each place it appears.

    (b) Section 103(f)(4)(A) of Public Law 108-361 (the Calfed Bay-Delta 
Authorization Act) <<NOTE: 118 Stat. 1696.>>  is amended by striking 
``$25,000,000'' and inserting ``$30,000,000''.

    Sec. 205. <<NOTE: Applicability.>>   Section 9106(g)(2) of Public 
Law 111-11 (Omnibus Public Land Management Act of 2009) <<NOTE: 123 
Stat. 1309.>>  shall be applied by substituting ``2023'' for ``2022''.

    Sec. 206. <<NOTE: Applicability. 43 USC 2214 note.>>  (a) Section 
104(c) of the Reclamation States Emergency Drought Relief Act of 1991 
(43 U.S.C. 2214(c)) shall be applied by substituting ``2023'' for 
``2022''.

    (b) <<NOTE: 43 USC 2241 note.>>  Section 301 of the Reclamation 
States Emergency Drought Relief Act of 1991 (43 U.S.C. 2241) shall be 
applied by substituting ``2023'' for ``2022'' and by substituting 
``$130,000,000'' for ``$120,000,000''.

    Sec. 207.  Section 529(b)(3) of the Water Resources Development Act 
of 2000 (Public Law 106-541) as amended, <<NOTE: 114 Stat. 2658.>>  is 
amended by striking ``$30,000,000'' and inserting ``$40,000,000''.

    Sec. 208.  None of the funds made available by this Act may be used 
for pre-construction or construction activities for any project 
recommended after enactment of the Energy and Water Development and 
Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2020 and prior to enactment of this 
Act by the Secretary of the Interior and

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transmitted to the appropriate committees of Congress pursuant to 
section 4007 of the Water Infrastructure Improvements for the Nation Act 
(Public Law 114-322) if such project is not named in this Act, Public 
Law 116-260, or Public Law 117-43.

                                TITLE III

                          DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

                             ENERGY PROGRAMS

                 Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy

    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, $3,460,000,000, to remain 
available until expended:  Provided, That of such amount, $223,000,000 
shall be available until September 30, 2024, for program direction.

         Cybersecurity, Energy Security, and Emergency Response

    For Department of Energy expenses including the purchase, 
construction, and acquisition of plant and capital equipment, and other 
expenses necessary for energy sector cybersecurity, energy security, and 
emergency response 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, $200,000,000, to remain available until expended:  Provided, 
That of such amount, $25,143,000 shall be available until September 30, 
2024, for program direction.

                               Electricity

    For Department of Energy expenses including the purchase, 
construction, and acquisition of plant and capital equipment, and other 
expenses necessary for electricity 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, $350,000,000, to remain available until expended:  Provided, 
That of such amount, $23,000,000 shall be available until September 30, 
2024, for program direction.

                             Nuclear 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 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

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of any real property or any facility or for plant or facility 
acquisition, construction, or expansion, $1,473,000,000, to remain 
available until expended, of which $20,000,000 shall be transferred to 
``Department of Energy--Energy Programs--Science'', for hot cells 
operations and maintenance:  Provided, That of such amount, $85,000,000 
shall be available until September 30, 2024, for program direction:  
Provided further, That for the purpose of section 954(a)(6) of the 
Energy Policy Act of 2005, as amended, the only amount available shall 
be from the amount specified as including that purpose 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).

                   Fossil Energy and Carbon Management

    For Department of Energy expenses necessary in carrying out fossil 
energy and carbon management 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 
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), $890,000,000, to remain available until expended:  Provided, That 
of such amount $70,000,000 shall be available until September 30, 2024, 
for program direction.

                             Energy Projects

    For Department of Energy expenses necessary in carrying out 
community project funding activities, under the authority of the 
Department of Energy Organization Act (42 U.S.C. 7101 et seq.), 
$221,968,652, to remain available until expended, for projects specified 
in the table that appears under the heading ``Community Project Funding 
and Congressionally Directed Spending of Energy Projects'' in the 
explanatory statement described in section 4 (in the matter preceding 
division A of this consolidated Act).

                 Naval Petroleum and Oil Shale Reserves

    For Department of Energy expenses necessary to carry out naval 
petroleum and oil shale reserve activities, $13,004,000, 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.), $207,175,000, to remain available until expended.

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                          SPR Petroleum Account

    For the acquisition, transportation, and injection of petroleum 
products, and for other necessary expenses pursuant to the Energy Policy 
and Conservation Act of 1975, as amended (42 U.S.C. 6201 et seq.), 
sections 403 and 404 of the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015 (42 U.S.C. 
6241, 6239 note), section 32204 of the Fixing America's Surface 
Transportation Act (42 U.S.C. 6241 note), and section 30204 of the 
Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018 (42 U.S.C. 6241 note), $100,000, to remain 
available until expended:  Provided, That of the unobligated balances 
from amounts deposited under this heading pursuant to section 167(b)(3) 
of the Energy Policy and Conservation Act (42 U.S.C. 6247(b)(3)), 
$2,052,000,000 is hereby permanently rescinded not later than September 
30, 2023.

                   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.), $7,000,000, to remain available until expended.

                    Energy Information Administration

    For Department of Energy expenses necessary in carrying out the 
activities of the Energy Information Administration, $135,000,000, 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, and the purchase of one passenger motor 
vehicle, $358,583,000, to remain available until expended:  Provided, 
That in addition, fees collected pursuant to subsection (b)(1) of 
section 6939f of title 42, United States Code, and deposited under this 
heading in fiscal year 2023 pursuant to section 309 of title III of 
division C of Public Law 116-94 are appropriated, to remain available 
until expended, for mercury storage costs.

       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, 
$879,052,000, to be derived from the Uranium Enrichment Decontamination 
and Decommissioning Fund, to remain available until expended, of which 
$14,800,000 shall be available in accordance with title X, subtitle A, 
of the Energy Policy Act of 1992.

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                                 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 any 
facility or for plant or facility acquisition, construction, or 
expansion, and purchase of not more than 35 passenger motor vehicles, 
including one ambulance, for replacement only, $8,100,000,000, to remain 
available until expended:  Provided, That of such amount, $211,211,000 
shall be available until September 30, 2024, for program direction.

                         Nuclear Waste Disposal

    For Department of Energy expenses necessary for nuclear waste 
disposal activities to carry out the purposes of the Nuclear Waste 
Policy Act of 1982, Public Law 97-425, as amended, $10,205,000, to 
remain available until expended, which shall be derived from the Nuclear 
Waste Fund.

                         Technology Transitions

    For Department of Energy expenses necessary for carrying out the 
activities of technology transitions, $22,098,000, to remain available 
until expended:  Provided, That of such amount, $13,183,000 shall be 
available until September 30, 2024, for program direction.

                       Clean Energy Demonstrations

    For Department of Energy expenses, including the purchase, 
construction, and acquisition of plant and capital equipment and other 
expenses necessary for clean energy demonstrations 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, $89,000,000, to remain available until expended:  Provided, 
That of such amount, $25,000,000 shall be available until September 30, 
2024, for program direction.

                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), $470,000,000, to remain available until expended:  
Provided, That of such amount, $37,000,000 shall be available until 
September 30, 2024, for program direction.

          Title 17 Innovative Technology Loan Guarantee Program

                     (including rescission of funds)

    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:

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 Provided, That for necessary administrative expenses of the Title 17 
Innovative Technology Loan Guarantee Program, as authorized, $66,206,000 
is appropriated, to remain available until September 30, 2024:  Provided 
further, That up to $66,206,000 of fees collected in fiscal year 2023 
pursuant to section 1702(h) of the Energy Policy Act of 2005 shall be 
credited as offsetting collections under this heading and used for 
necessary administrative expenses in this appropriation and shall remain 
available until September 30, 2024:  Provided further, That to the 
extent that fees collected in fiscal year 2023 exceed $66,206,000, those 
excess amounts shall be credited as offsetting collections under this 
heading and available in future fiscal years only to the extent provided 
in advance in appropriations Acts:  Provided 
further, <<NOTE: Reduction.>> That the sum herein appropriated from the 
general fund shall be reduced (1) as such fees are received during 
fiscal year 2023 (estimated at $35,000,000) and (2) to the extent that 
any remaining general fund appropriations can be derived from fees 
collected in previous fiscal years that are not otherwise appropriated, 
so as to result in a final fiscal year 2023 appropriation from the 
general fund estimated at $0:  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.

    Of the unobligated balances from amounts made available in the first 
proviso of section 1425 of the Department of Defense and Full-Year 
Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011 (Public Law 112-10) for the cost of 
loan guarantees under section 1703 of the Energy Policy Act of 2005, 
$150,000,000 are hereby permanently rescinded:  Provided, That, subject 
to section 502 of the Congressional Budget Act of 1974, commitments to 
guarantee loans for eligible projects under title XVII of the Energy 
Policy Act of 2005, shall not exceed a total principal amount of 
$15,000,000,000, to remain available until committed:  Provided further, 
That the amounts provided under this paragraph are in addition to those 
provided in any other Act:  Provided further, That for amounts collected 
pursuant to section 1702(b)(2) of the Energy Policy Act of 2005, the 
source of such payment received from borrowers may not be a loan or 
other debt obligation that is guaranteed by the Federal Government:  
Provided further, That none of such loan guarantee authority made 
available under this paragraph shall be available for commitments to 
guarantee loans for any projects where funds, personnel, or property 
(tangible or intangible) of any Federal agency, instrumentality, 
personnel, or affiliated entity are expected be used (directly or 
indirectly) through acquisitions, contracts, demonstrations, exchanges, 
grants, incentives, leases, procurements, sales, other transaction 
authority, or other arrangements, to support the project or to obtain 
goods or services from the project:  Provided 
further, <<NOTE: Determination.>>  That the preceding proviso shall not 
be interpreted as precluding the use of the loan guarantee authority 
provided under this paragraph for commitments to guarantee loans for: 
(1) projects as a result of such projects benefitting from otherwise 
allowable Federal income tax benefits; (2) projects as a result of such 
projects benefitting from being located on Federal land pursuant to a 
lease or right-of-way agreement for which all consideration for all uses 
is: (A) paid exclusively in cash; (B) deposited in the Treasury as 
offsetting receipts; and (C) equal to the fair

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market value as determined by the head of the relevant Federal agency; 
(3) projects as a result of such projects benefitting from Federal 
insurance programs, including under section 170 of the Atomic Energy Act 
of 1954 (42 U.S.C. 2210; commonly known as the ``Price-Anderson Act''); 
or (4) electric generation projects using transmission facilities owned 
or operated by a Federal Power Marketing Administration or the Tennessee 
Valley Authority that have been authorized, approved, and financed 
independent of the project receiving the guarantee:  Provided 
further, <<NOTE: Certification. Compliance.>>  That none of the loan 
guarantee authority made available under this paragraph shall be 
available for any project unless the Director of the Office of 
Management and Budget has certified in advance in writing that the loan 
guarantee and the project comply with the provisions under this 
paragraph.

         Advanced Technology Vehicles Manufacturing Loan Program

    For Department of Energy administrative expenses necessary in 
carrying out the Advanced Technology Vehicles Manufacturing Loan 
Program, $9,800,000, to remain available until September 30, 2024.

                  Tribal Energy Loan Guarantee Program

    For Department of Energy administrative expenses necessary in 
carrying out the Tribal Energy Loan Guarantee Program, $2,000,000, to 
remain available until September 30, 2024:  Provided, That <<NOTE: 25 
USC 3502 note.>>  in this fiscal year and subsequent fiscal years, under 
section 2602(c) of the Energy Policy Act of 1992 (25 U.S.C. 3502(c)), 
the Secretary of Energy may also provide direct loans, as defined in 
section 502 of the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 (2 U.S.C. 661a):  
Provided further, <<NOTE: 25 USC 3502 note.>>  That such direct loans 
shall be made through the Federal Financing Bank, with the full faith 
and credit of the United States Government on the principal and 
interest:  Provided further, <<NOTE: 25 USC 3502 note.>>  That any funds 
previously appropriated for the cost of loan guarantees under section 
2602(c) of the Energy Policy Act of 1992 (25 U.S.C. 3502(c)) may also be 
used, in this fiscal year and subsequent fiscal years, for the cost of 
direct loans provided under such section of such Act:  Provided further, 
That for the cost of direct loans for the Tribal Energy Loan Guarantee 
Program as provided for in the preceding three provisos and for the cost 
of guaranteed loans for such program under section 2602(c) of the Energy 
Policy Act of 1992 (25 U.S.C. 3502(c)), $2,000,000, to remain available 
until expended:  Provided further, That such costs, including the cost 
of modifying such loans, shall be as defined in section 502 of the 
Congressional Budget Act of 1974 (2 U.S.C. 661a).

                    Indian Energy Policy and Programs

    For necessary expenses for Indian Energy activities in carrying out 
the purposes of the Department of Energy Organization Act (42 U.S.C. 
7101 et seq.), $75,000,000, to remain available until expended:  
Provided, That of the amount appropriated under this heading, 
$14,000,000 shall be available until September 30, 2024, for program 
direction.

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                       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.), 
$383,578,000, to remain available until September 30, 2024, 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 $100,578,000 in fiscal year 
2023 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, <<NOTE: Reduction.>> 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 2023 appropriation from the general fund 
estimated at not more than $283,000,000.

                     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, 
$86,000,000, to remain available until September 30, 2024.

                    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, $17,116,119,000, to 
remain available until expended:  Provided, That of such amount, 
$130,070,000 shall be available until September 30, 2024, for program 
direction.

                    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, $2,490,000,000, to 
remain available until expended.

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                             Naval Reactors

                      (including transfer of funds)

    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, $2,081,445,000, 
to remain available until expended, of which, $99,747,000 shall be 
transferred to ``Department of Energy--Energy Programs--Nuclear 
Energy'', for the Advanced Test Reactor:  Provided, That of such amount, 
$58,525,000 shall be available until September 30, 2024, for program 
direction.

                      Federal Salaries and Expenses

    For expenses necessary for Federal Salaries and Expenses in the 
National Nuclear Security Administration, $475,000,000, to remain 
available until September 30, 2024, including official reception and 
representation expenses not to exceed $17,000.

               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, $7,025,000,000, to 
remain available until expended:  Provided, That of such amount, 
$317,002,000 shall be available until September 30, 2024, for program 
direction.

     Defense Uranium Enrichment Decontamination and Decommissioning

                      (including transfer of funds)

    For an additional amount for atomic energy defense environmental 
cleanup activities for Department of Energy contributions for uranium 
enrichment decontamination and decommissioning activities, $586,035,000, 
to be deposited into the Defense Environmental Cleanup account, which 
shall be transferred to the ``Uranium Enrichment Decontamination and 
Decommissioning Fund''.

                        Other Defense Activities

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

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property or any facility or for plant or facility acquisition, 
construction, or expansion, $1,035,000,000, to remain available until 
expended:  Provided, That of such amount, $364,734,000 shall be 
available until September 30, 2024, 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 Colville 
Tribes Residents Fish Hatchery Expansion, Chief Joseph Hatchery Water 
Quality Project, and Umatilla Hatchery Facility Project and, in 
addition, for official reception and representation expenses in an 
amount not to exceed $5,000:  Provided, That during fiscal year 2023, 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, $8,173,000, 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 $8,173,000 
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, <<NOTE: Reduction.>> 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 2023 appropriation estimated at not more than $0:  
Provided further, That notwithstanding 31 U.S.C. 3302, up to $78,696,000 
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, 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, 
$53,488,000, to remain available until

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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 $42,880,000 
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 <<NOTE: Reduction.>>  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 2023 appropriation estimated 
at not more than $10,608,000:  Provided further, That notwithstanding 31 
U.S.C. 3302, up to $70,000,000 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, $299,573,000, including official reception and 
representation expenses in an amount not to exceed $1,500, to remain 
available until expended, of which $299,573,000 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 $200,841,000 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, <<NOTE: Reduction.>> 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 2023 appropriation estimated at not more than $98,732,000, of which 
$98,732,000 is derived from the Reclamation Fund:  Provided further, 
That notwithstanding 31 U.S.C. 3302, up to $475,000,000 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 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).

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            Falcon and Amistad Operating and Maintenance Fund

    For operation, maintenance, and emergency costs for the 
hydroelectric facilities at the Falcon and Amistad Dams, $6,330,000, 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 $6,102,000 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, <<NOTE: Reduction.>> 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 2023 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 2023, the Administrator of the Western Area Power Administration 
may accept up to $1,598,000 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, $508,400,000, to 
remain available until expended:  Provided, <<NOTE: 42 USC 7171 note.>>  
That notwithstanding any other provision of law, not to exceed 
$508,400,000 of revenues from fees and annual charges, and other 
services and collections in fiscal year 2023 shall be retained and used 
for expenses necessary in this account, and shall remain available until 
expended:  Provided further, <<NOTE: Reduction. 42 USC 7171 
note.>>  <<NOTE: Notifications. Time period.>> That the sum herein 
appropriated from the general fund shall be reduced as revenues are 
received during fiscal year 2023 so as to result in a final fiscal year 
2023 appropriation from the general fund estimated at not more than $0.

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                GENERAL PROVISIONS--DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

    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) <<NOTE: Notifications. Time period.>>  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) <<NOTE: Grants.>>  make a grant allocation or 
        discretionary grant award totaling $1,000,000 or more;
            (B) <<NOTE: Contracts.>>  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) <<NOTE: Reports.>>  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) <<NOTE: Contracts. Grants.>>  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) <<NOTE: Notifications. Time period.>>  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.

    (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).

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    (e) <<NOTE: Notifications. Advance approvals. Time period.>>  The 
amounts made available by this title may be reprogrammed for any 
program, project, or activity, and the Department shall notify, and 
obtain the prior approval of, 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) <<NOTE: Waiver authority.>>  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) <<NOTE: Notifications. Deadline.>>  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.

    (h) 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. 302.  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 2023 until the enactment of the Intelligence 
Authorization Act for fiscal year 2023.
    Sec. 303. <<NOTE: Oversight. Compliance.>>   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 Enterprise 
Assessments to ensure the project is in compliance with nuclear safety 
requirements.

    Sec. 304. <<NOTE: Cost estimate.>>   None of the funds made 
available in this title may be used to approve critical decision-2 or 
critical decision-3 under 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. 305. <<NOTE: Determination. President.>>   Notwithstanding 
section 161 of the Energy Policy and Conservation Act (42 U.S.C. 6241), 
upon a determination by the President in this fiscal year that a 
regional supply shortage of refined petroleum product of significant 
scope and duration exists,

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that a severe increase in the price of refined petroleum product will 
likely result from such shortage, and that a draw down and sale of 
refined petroleum product would assist directly and significantly in 
reducing the adverse impact of such shortage, the Secretary of Energy 
may draw down and sell refined petroleum product from the Strategic 
Petroleum Reserve. Proceeds from a sale under this section shall be 
deposited into the SPR Petroleum Account established in section 167 of 
the Energy Policy and Conservation Act (42 U.S.C. 6247), and such 
amounts shall be available for obligation, without fiscal year 
limitation, consistent with that section.

    Sec. 306.  No funds shall be transferred directly from ``Department 
of Energy--Power Marketing Administration--Colorado River Basins Power 
Marketing Fund, Western Area Power Administration'' to the general fund 
of the Treasury in the current fiscal year.
    Sec. 307.  All unavailable collections currently in the United 
States Enrichment Corporation Fund shall be transferred to and merged 
with the Uranium Enrichment Decontamination and Decommissioning Fund and 
shall be available only to the extent provided in advance in 
appropriations Acts.
    Sec. 308. <<NOTE: Repeals.>>   Subparagraphs (B) and (C) of section 
40401(a)(2) of Public Law 117-58, paragraph (3) of section 1702(r) of 
the Energy Policy Act of 2005 (42 U.S.C. 16512(r)(3)) as added by 
section 40401(c)(2)(C) of Public Law 117-58, and subsection (l) of 
section 136 of the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 (42 
U.S.C. 17013(l)), are hereby repealed.

    Sec. 309. <<NOTE: Property interests. 42 USC 7274l-1.>>  (a) 
Hereafter, for energy development, demonstration, and deployment 
programs funded under Department of Energy appropriations (other than 
those for the National Nuclear Security Administration and Office of 
Environmental Management) provided for fiscal year 2022, the current 
fiscal year, or any fiscal year thereafter (including by Acts other than 
appropriations Acts), the Secretary may vest unconditional title or 
other property interests acquired under projects in an award recipient, 
subrecipient, or successor in interest, including the United States, at 
the conclusion of the award period for projects receiving an initial 
award in fiscal year 2022 or later.

    (b) Upon vesting unconditional title pursuant to subsection (a) in 
an award recipient, subrecipient, or successor in interest other than 
the United States, the United States shall have no liabilities or 
obligations to the property.
    (c) <<NOTE: Definition.>>  For purposes of this section, the term 
``property interest'' does not include any interest in intellectual 
property developed using funding provided under a project.

    Sec. 310.  None of the funds made available in this title may be 
used to support a grant allocation award, discretionary grant award, or 
cooperative agreement that exceeds $100,000,000 in Federal funding 
unless the project is carried out through internal independent project 
management procedures.

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                                TITLE IV

                          INDEPENDENT AGENCIES

                     Appalachian Regional Commission

    For expenses necessary to carry out the programs authorized by the 
Appalachian Regional Development Act of 1965, as amended, 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, 
$200,000,000, to remain available until expended.

                 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, $41,401,000, to 
remain available until September 30, 2024, of which not to exceed $1,000 
shall be available for official reception and representation expenses.

                        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 382F(d), 382M, and 382N of said Act, 
$30,100,000, 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, $17,000,000, 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 for which the Denali Commission is 
the sole or primary funding source 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:  Provided further, That 
notwithstanding any other provision of law regarding payment of a non-
Federal share in connection with a grant-in-aid program, amounts under 
this heading shall be available for the payment of such a non-Federal 
share for any project for which the Denali Commission is not the sole or 
primary funding source, provided that such project is consistent with 
the purposes of the Commission.

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                   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, $40,000,000, 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, $20,000,000, to remain available until expended.

                  Southwest Border Regional Commission

    For expenses necessary for the Southwest Border Regional Commission 
in carrying out activities authorized by subtitle V of title 40, United 
States Code, $5,000,000, 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, $911,384,000, including official representation expenses 
not to exceed $25,000, to remain available until expended:  Provided, 
That of the amount appropriated herein, not more than $9,500,000 may be 
made available for salaries, travel, and other support costs for the 
Office of the Commission, to remain available until September 30, 2024:  
Provided further, That revenues from licensing fees, inspection 
services, and other services and collections estimated at $777,498,000 
in fiscal year 2023 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, <<NOTE: Reduction.>> That the sum herein appropriated shall be 
reduced by the amount of revenues received during fiscal year 2023 so as 
to result in a final fiscal year 2023 appropriation estimated at not 
more than $133,886,000.

                       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, 
$15,769,000, to remain available until September 30, 2024:  Provided, 
That revenues from licensing fees, inspection services, and other 
services and collections estimated at $12,655,000 in fiscal year 2023 
shall be retained and be available until September 30, 2024, for 
necessary salaries and expenses in this account, notwithstanding section 
3302 of title 31, United States Code:  Provided 
further, <<NOTE: Reduction.>> That the sum herein appropriated shall be 
reduced by the amount of revenues received during fiscal year 2023 so as 
to result in a final fiscal year 2023 appropriation estimated at not 
more than $3,114,000:  Provided further, That of the amounts

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appropriated under this heading, $1,520,000 shall be for Inspector 
General services for the Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board.

                  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, $3,945,000, to be 
derived from the Nuclear Waste Fund, to remain available until September 
30, 2024.

                GENERAL PROVISIONS--INDEPENDENT AGENCIES

    Sec. 401. <<NOTE: Compliance.>>   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, consistent with Department of Justice guidance for all 
Federal agencies.

    Sec. 402. (a) <<NOTE: Notifications. Time period.>>  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 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) <<NOTE: Waiver authority.>>  The Nuclear Regulatory 
Commission may waive the notification requirement in subsection (a) if 
compliance with such requirement would pose a substantial risk to human 
health, the environment, welfare, or national security.

    (2) <<NOTE: Notifications. Deadline.>>  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. <<NOTE: Reports.>>  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) <<NOTE: Reports.>>  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.

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                                 TITLE V

                           GENERAL PROVISIONS

                      (including transfer of funds)

    Sec. 501. <<NOTE: Lobbying.>>   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 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) <<NOTE: Reports. Time periods.>>  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).
    Sec. 504. (a) <<NOTE: Pornography.>>  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.
    This division may be cited as the ``Energy and Water Development and 
Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2023''.

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     DIVISION E-- <<NOTE: Financial Services and General Government 
 Appropriations Act, 2023.>> FINANCIAL SERVICES AND GENERAL GOVERNMENT 
APPROPRIATIONS ACT, 2023

TITLE I <<NOTE: Department of the Treasury Appropriations Act, 2023.>> 

                       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 Freedman's Bank 
Building; 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 State, 
local, and territorial entities; and Treasury-wide management policies 
and programs activities, $273,882,000, of which not less than 
$12,000,000 shall be available for the administration of financial 
assistance, in addition to amounts otherwise available for such 
purposes:  Provided, That of the amount appropriated under this 
heading--
            (1) not to exceed $350,000 is for official reception and 
        representation expenses;
            (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 $34,000,000 shall remain available until 
        September 30, 2024, 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;
                    (D) the development and implementation of programs 
                within the Office of Cybersecurity and Critical 
                Infrastructure Protection, including entering into 
                cooperative agreements;
                    (E) operations and maintenance of facilities; and
                    (F) international operations.

        committee on foreign investment in the united states fund

                      (including transfer of funds)

    For necessary expenses of the Committee on Foreign Investment in the 
United States, $21,000,000, to remain available until expended:  
Provided, <<NOTE: Notifications.>>  That the chairperson of the 
Committee may transfer such amounts to any department or agency 
represented on the Committee (including the Department of the Treasury) 
subject to advance notification to the Committees on Appropriations of 
the House of Representatives and the Senate:  Provided further, That 
amounts so transferred shall remain available until expended

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for expenses of implementing section 721 of the Defense Production Act 
of 1950, as amended (50 U.S.C. 4565), and shall be available in addition 
to any other funds available to any department or agency:  Provided 
further, That fees authorized by section 721(p) of such Act shall be 
credited to this appropriation as offsetting collections:  Provided 
further, <<NOTE: Reduction.>> That the total amount appropriated under 
this heading from the general fund shall be reduced as such offsetting 
collections are received during fiscal year 2023, so as to result in a 
total appropriation from the general fund estimated at not more than $0.

             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, human rights abusers, money launderers, drug 
kingpins, and other national security threats, $216,059,000, of which 
not less than $3,000,000 shall be available for addressing human rights 
violations and corruption, including activities authorized by the Global 
Magnitsky Human Rights Accountability Act (22 U.S.C. 2656 note):  
Provided, That of the amounts appropriated under this heading, up to 
$12,000,000 shall remain available until September 30, 2024.

                    cybersecurity enhancement account

    For salaries and expenses for enhanced cybersecurity for systems 
operated by the Department of the Treasury, $100,000,000, to remain 
available until September 30, 2025:  Provided, That such funds shall 
supplement and not supplant any other amounts made available to the 
Treasury offices and bureaus for cybersecurity:  Provided further, That 
of the total amount made available under this heading $6,000,000 shall 
be available for administrative expenses for the Treasury Chief 
Information Officer to provide oversight of the investments made under 
this heading:  Provided further, That such funds shall supplement and 
not supplant any other amounts made available to the Treasury Chief 
Information Officer.

        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, $11,118,000, to 
remain available until September 30, 2025:  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''.

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                       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, 
$48,878,000, 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, 2024, shall 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; 
$174,250,000, of which $5,000,000 shall remain available until September 
30, 2024; 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), $9,000,000.

                  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 $25,000 for official 
reception and representation expenses; and for assistance to Federal law 
enforcement agencies, with or without reimbursement, $190,193,000, of 
which not to exceed $55,000,000 shall remain available until September 
30, 2025.

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                      Bureau of the Fiscal Service

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses of operations of the Bureau of the Fiscal 
Service, $372,485,000; of which not to exceed $8,000,000, to remain 
available until September 30, 2025, is for information systems 
modernization initiatives; and of which $5,000 shall be available for 
official reception and representation expenses.
    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, 
$148,863,000; of which not to exceed $6,000 shall be available for 
official reception and representation expenses; and of which not to 
exceed $50,000 shall be available 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:  Provided further, That of 
the amount appropriated under this heading, $5,000,000, to remain 
available until September 30, 2024, shall be for the costs associated 
with enforcement of and education regarding the trade practice 
provisions of the Federal Alcohol Administration Act (27 U.S.C. 201 et 
seq.).

                           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 2023 under such section 5136 for circulating coinage and 
protective service capital investments of the United States Mint shall 
not exceed $50,000,000.

    Community Development Financial Institutions Fund Program Account

    To carry out the Riegle Community Development and Regulatory 
Improvement 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-III, $324,000,000. Of the amount 
appropriated under this heading--

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            (1) not less than $196,000,000, 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, 
        2024, 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 $1,600,000 may be available for training and outreach 
        under section 109 of Public Law 103-325 (12 U.S.C. 4708), of 
        which up to $3,153,750 may be used for the cost of direct loans, 
        of which up to $10,000,000, notwithstanding subsection (d) of 
        section 108 of Public Law 103-325 (12 U.S.C. 4707(d)), may be 
        available to provide financial assistance, technical assistance, 
        training, and outreach to community development financial 
        institutions to expand investments that benefit individuals with 
        disabilities, and of which up to $2,000,000 shall be for the 
        Economic Mobility Corps to be operated in conjunction with the 
        Corporation for National and Community Service, pursuant to 42 
        U.S.C. 12571:  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:  Provided further, That of the funds 
        provided under this paragraph, excluding those made to community 
        development financial institutions to expand investments that 
        benefit individuals with disabilities and those made to 
        community development financial institutions that serve 
        populations living in persistent poverty counties, the CDFI Fund 
        shall prioritize Financial Assistance awards to organizations 
        that invest and lend in high-poverty areas:  Provided 
        further <<NOTE: Definition. Time period. State and local 
        governments. Puerto Rico.>> , That for purposes of this section, 
        the term ``high-poverty area'' means any census tract with a 
        poverty rate of at least 20 percent as measured by the 2016-2020 
        5-year data series available from the American Community Survey 
        of the Bureau of the Census for all States and Puerto Rico or 
        with a poverty rate of at least 20 percent as measured by the 
        2010 Island areas Decennial Census data for any territory or 
        possession of the United States;
            (2) not less than $25,000,000, notwithstanding section 
        108(e) of Public Law 103-325 (12 U.S.C. 4707(e)), is available 
        until September 30, 2024, for financial assistance, technical 
        assistance, training, and outreach programs designed to benefit 
        Native American, Native Hawaiian, and Alaska 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 $35,000,000 is available until September 
        30, 2024, for the Bank Enterprise Award program;
            (4) not less than $24,000,000, 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, 2024, 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

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        affordable financing and technical assistance to expand the 
        availability of healthy food options in distressed communities;
            (5) not less than $9,000,000 is available until September 
        30, 2024, to provide grants for loan loss reserve funds and to 
        provide technical assistance for small dollar loan programs 
        under section 122 of Public Law 103-325 (12 U.S.C. 4719):  
        Provided, That sections 108(d) and 122(b)(2) of such Public Law 
        shall not apply to the provision of such grants and technical 
        assistance;
            (6) up to $35,000,000 is available 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 the development of tools to better assess and 
        inform CDFI investment performance and CDFI program impacts, and 
        up to $300,000 is for administrative expenses to carry out the 
        direct loan program; and
            (7) during fiscal year 2023, 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 $500,000,000:  Provided further <<NOTE: Termination 
        date. 12 USC 4713a note.>> , That such section 114A shall remain 
        in effect until December 31, 2023:  Provided further, That of 
        the funds awarded under this heading, except those provided for 
        the Economic Mobility Corps, not less than 10 percent shall be 
        used for awards that support investments that serve populations 
        living in persistent poverty counties:  Provided 
        further <<NOTE: Definition. Puerto Rico. Time periods.>> , That 
        for the purposes of this paragraph and paragraph (1), the term 
        ``persistent poverty counties'' means any county, including 
        county equivalent areas in Puerto Rico, that has had 20 percent 
        or more of its population living in poverty over the past 30 
        years, as measured by the 1990 and 2000 decennial censuses and 
        the 2016-2020 5-year data series available from the American 
        Community Survey of the Bureau of the Census or any other 
        territory or possession of the United States that has had 20 
        percent or more of its population living in poverty over the 
        past 30 years, as measured by the 1990, 2000 and 2010 Island 
        Areas Decennial Censuses, or equivalent data, of the Bureau of 
        the Census.

                        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, $2,780,606,000, of which not to exceed $100,000,000 shall 
remain available until September 30, 2024, of which not less than 
$11,000,000 shall be for the Tax Counseling for the Elderly Program, of 
which not less than $26,000,000 shall be available for low-income 
taxpayer clinic grants, including grants to individual clinics of up to 
$200,000, of which not less than $40,000,000, to remain available until 
September

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30, 2024, shall be available for the Community Volunteer Income Tax 
Assistance Matching Grants Program for tax return preparation 
assistance, and of which not less than $236,000,000 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 $7,000,000 shall be for identity theft and refund fraud 
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, $5,437,622,000; of which not to exceed $250,000,000 shall 
remain available until September 30, 2024; of which not less than 
$60,257,000 shall be for the Interagency Crime and Drug Enforcement 
program; and of which not to exceed $25,000,000 shall be for 
investigative technology for the Criminal Investigation Division:  
Provided, That the amount made available for investigative technology 
for the Criminal Investigation Division shall be in addition to amounts 
made available for the Criminal Investigation Division under the 
``Operations Support'' heading.

                           operations support

    For necessary expenses to operate 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; $4,100,826,000, of which not to exceed $275,000,000 shall 
remain available until September 30, 2024; 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, 2025, for research; and of which not to exceed $20,000 shall be for 
official reception and representation expenses:  
Provided, <<NOTE: Reports. Summaries. Strategies. 26 USC 7801 note.>>  
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 major information 
technology investments in the Internal Revenue Service Integrated 
Modernization Business Plan portfolio, including detailed, plain 
language summaries on the status of plans, costs, and results; prior 
results and actual expenditures of the prior quarter; upcoming 
deliverables and costs for the fiscal year; risks and mitigation 
strategies associated with ongoing work; reasons for any cost or 
schedule variances; and total expenditures by fiscal year:  Provided 
further, <<NOTE: Summaries.>>  That the Internal Revenue Service shall 
include, in its budget justification

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for fiscal year 2024, a summary of cost and schedule performance 
information for its major information technology systems.

           administrative provisions--internal revenue service

                      (including transfer of funds)

    Sec. 101. <<NOTE: Advance approvals.>>   Not to exceed 5 percent of 
the appropriation made available in this Act to the Internal Revenue 
Service under the ``Enforcement'' heading, and not to exceed 5 percent 
of any other 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 of the House of Representatives and the Senate.

    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. <<NOTE: Policies. Procedures. Confidentiality. Identify 
theft.>>   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. <<NOTE: Notice.>>   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. 106.  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. 107.  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. 108.  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. 109.  None of the funds made available in this Act to the 
Internal Revenue Service may be obligated or expended--

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            (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. 110.  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. 111.  The Secretary of the Treasury (or the Secretary's 
delegate) may use the funds made available in this Act, subject to such 
policies as the Secretary (or the Secretary's delegate) may establish, 
to utilize direct hire authority to recruit and appoint qualified 
applicants, without regard to any notice or preference requirements, 
directly to positions in the competitive service to process backlogged 
tax returns and return information.
    Sec. 112.  Notwithstanding section 1344 of title 31, United States 
Code, funds appropriated to the Internal Revenue Service in this Act may 
be used to provide passenger carrier transportation and protection 
between the Commissioner of Internal Revenue's residence and place of 
employment.

          Administrative Provisions--Department of the Treasury

                     (including transfers of funds)

    Sec. 113. <<NOTE: Contracts.>>   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. 114. <<NOTE: Advance approvals.>>   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 no transfer under this section may increase or 
decrease any such appropriation by more than 2 percent.

    Sec. 115. <<NOTE: Advance approvals.>>   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.

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    Sec. 116.  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. 117.  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, <<NOTE: Reimbursement.>> That such amounts shall be reimbursed 
to such salaries and expenses account from debt collections received in 
the Debt Collection Fund.

    Sec. 118. <<NOTE: Approval requirement.>> 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 Services, and the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and 
Urban Affairs.

    Sec. 119. <<NOTE: Approval requirement.>> 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. 120.  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 
2023 until the enactment of the Intelligence Authorization Act for 
Fiscal Year 2023.
    Sec. 121.  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. 122. <<NOTE: Plan. Deadline.>> The Secretary of the Treasury 
shall submit a Capital Investment Plan to the Committees on 
Appropriations of the House of Representatives and the Senate 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. 123. <<NOTE: Nonprofit organizations.>> During fiscal year 
2023--
            (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

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        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) <<NOTE: Applicability. Determination.>>  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.

    Sec. 124. <<NOTE: Reports.>> 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. 125. <<NOTE: Reports.>>  (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) <<NOTE: Estimate.>>  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) <<NOTE: Estimate.>>  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) <<NOTE: Testimony.>>  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).

    Sec. 126.  In addition to amounts otherwise available, there is 
appropriated to the Special Inspector General for Pandemic Recovery, 
$12,000,000, to remain available until expended, for necessary expenses 
in carrying out section 4018 of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and 
Economic Security Act (Public Law 116-136).
    Sec. 127.  Section 127 of the Department of the Treasury 
Appropriations Act, 2019 <<NOTE: 31 USC 5142 note.>>  (title I of 
division D of Public Law 116-6) is amended by inserting before the 
period at the end the following: ``, including public improvements in 
the area around such facility to mitigate traffic impacts caused by the 
construction and occupancy of the facility''.

    This title may be cited as the ``Department of the Treasury 
Appropriations Act, 2023''.

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  TITLE <<NOTE: Executive Office of the President Appropriations Act, 
2023.>>  II

    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, $77,681,000.

                 Executive Residence at the White House

                           operating expenses

    For necessary expenses of the Executive Residence at the White 
House, $15,609,000, 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 <<NOTE: Requirement. Advance payment.>>  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 <<NOTE: Requirement.>>  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 <<NOTE: Notice. Deadline.>>  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, <<NOTE: Penalties. Deadline.>> 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

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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, <<NOTE: Reports.>> 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, <<NOTE: Records.>> 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.

                   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), $2,500,000, 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.), $4,903,000.

         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, $17,901,000, of which not to exceed $10,000 shall be available for 
official reception and representation expenses.

                        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, $115,463,000, of which not to exceed 
$12,800,000 shall remain available until expended for continued 
modernization of information resources within the Executive Office of 
the President:  Provided, That of the amounts provided under this 
heading, up to $7,000,000 shall be available

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for a program to provide payments (such as stipends, subsistence 
allowances, cost reimbursements, or awards) to students, recent 
graduates, and veterans recently discharged from active duty who are 
performing voluntary services in the Executive Office of the President 
under section 3111(b) of title 5, United States Code, or comparable 
authority and shall be in addition to amounts otherwise available to pay 
or compensate such individuals:  Provided further, That such payments 
shall not be considered compensation for purposes of such section 
3111(b) and may be paid in advance.

                     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, $128,035,000, 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 none of the funds made available for the Office of 
Management and Budget by this Act may be expended for the altering of 
the annual work plan developed by the Corps of Engineers for submission 
to the Committees on Appropriations:  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 <<NOTE: Deadline. Policy reviews.>> 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, <<NOTE: Notifications.>> 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, <<NOTE: Reports.>> 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:  Provided further, That <<NOTE: Deadline. Public 
information. Web posting. List.>> no later than 14 days after the 
submission of the budget of the United States Government for fiscal year 
2024, the

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Director of the Office of Management and Budget shall make publicly 
available on a website a tabular list for each agency that submits 
budget justification materials (as defined in section 3 of the Federal 
Funding Accountability and Transparency Act of 2006) that shall include, 
at minimum, the name of the agency, the date on which the budget 
justification materials of the agency were submitted to Congress, and a 
uniform resource locator where the budget justification materials are 
published on the website of the agency.

              Intellectual Property Enforcement Coordinator

    For necessary expenses of the Office of the Intellectual Property 
Enforcement Coordinator, as authorized by title III of the Prioritizing 
Resources and Organization for Intellectual Property Act of 2008 (Public 
Law 110-403), including services authorized by 5 U.S.C. 3109, 
$1,902,000.

                  Office of the National Cyber Director

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses of the Office of the National Cyber Director, 
as authorized by section 1752 of the William M. (Mac) Thornberry 
National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021 (Public Law 116-
283), $21,926,000, of which not to exceed $5,000 shall be available for 
official reception and representation expenses.

                 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 1998, as amended; 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, $21,500,000:  
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 <<NOTE: Deadline.>> necessary expenses of the Office of National 
Drug Control Policy's High Intensity Drug Trafficking Areas Program, 
$302,000,000, to remain available until September 30, 2024, 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

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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 $5,800,000 may be used for 
auditing services and associated activities and $1,500,000 shall be for 
the Grants Management System for use by the Office of National Drug 
Control Policy:  Provided further, That any unexpended funds obligated 
prior to fiscal year 2021 may be used for any other approved activities 
of that HIDTA, subject to reprogramming requirements:  Provided 
further, <<NOTE: Submissions.>> That each HIDTA designated as of 
September 30, 2022, shall be funded at not less than the fiscal year 
2022 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, <<NOTE: Notifications. Deadlines. Determination.>> That the 
Director shall notify the Committees on Appropriations of the initial 
allocation of fiscal year 2023 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, <<NOTE: Determination. Notifications.>> 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 Anti-Drug Abuse 
Act of 1988 and the Office of National Drug Control Policy 
Reauthorization Act of 1998, as amended, $137,120,000, to remain 
available until expended, which shall be available as follows: 
$109,000,000 for the Drug-Free Communities Program, of which not more 
than $12,780,000 is for administrative expenses, and of which $2,500,000 
shall be made available as directed by section 4 of Public Law 107-82, 
as amended by section 8204 of Public Law 115-271; $3,000,000 for drug 
court training and technical assistance; $15,250,000 for anti-doping 
activities; up to $3,420,000 for the United States membership dues to 
the World Anti-Doping Agency; $1,250,000 for the Model Acts Program; and 
$5,200,000 for activities authorized by section 103 of Public Law 114-
198:  Provided, That amounts made available under this heading may be 
transferred to other Federal departments and agencies to carry out such 
activities:  Provided further, <<NOTE: Time period. Spending 
plan.>> That the Director of the Office of National Drug Control Policy 
shall, not fewer than 30 days prior to obligating funds under this 
heading for United States membership dues to the World Anti-Doping 
Agency, submit to the Committees on Appropriations of the House of 
Representatives and the Senate a spending plan and explanation of the 
proposed uses of these funds.

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                           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, $1,000,000, to remain available until 
September 30, 2024.

               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, $13,700,000, 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.

                   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, $6,076,000.

                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), $321,000:  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. <<NOTE: Advance approvals.>> 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

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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, <<NOTE: Approval requirement.>> 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. (a) <<NOTE: President. Budget statement. Cost 
estimates.>>  During fiscal year 2023, any Executive order or 
Presidential memorandum issued or revoked 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) <<NOTE: Time period.>>  Any such statement shall include--
            (1) <<NOTE: Summary.>>  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 2023; 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 2023.

    (c) <<NOTE: Deadline.>>  If an Executive order or Presidential 
memorandum is issued during fiscal year 2023 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) <<NOTE: Applicability.>>  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.

    Sec. 203. <<NOTE: Deadline. Memorandum. Compliance.>>   Not later 
than 30 days after the date of enactment of this Act, the Director of 
the Office of Management and Budget shall issue a memorandum to all 
Federal departments, agencies, and corporations directing compliance 
with the provisions in title VII of this Act.

    Sec. 204. <<NOTE: Time periods. Apportionment. Applicability. 31 USC 
1513 note.>> In fiscal year 2023 and each fiscal year thereafter--(1) 
the Office of Management and Budget shall operate and maintain the 
automated system required to be implemented by section 204 of the 
Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Act, 2022 
(division E of Public Law 117-103) and shall continue to post each 
document apportioning an appropriation, pursuant to section 1513(b) of 
title 31, United States Code, including any associated footnotes, in a 
format that qualifies each such document as an open Government data 
asset (as that term is defined in section 3502 of title 44, United 
States Code); and (2) the requirements specified in subsection (c), the 
first and second provisos of subsection (d)(1), and subsection (d)(2) of 
such section 204 shall continue to apply.

    Sec. 205.  For an additional amount for ``Office of National Drug 
Control Policy--Salaries and Expenses'', $10,482,000, which shall be for 
initiatives in the amounts and for the projects specified in the table 
that appears under the heading ``Administrative Provisions--Executive 
Office of the President and Funds Appropriated

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to the President'' in the explanatory statement described in section 4 
(in the matter preceding division A of this consolidated Act):  
Provided, That none of the funds made available by this section may be 
transferred for any other purpose.
    This title may be cited as the ``Executive Office of the President 
Appropriations Act, 2023''.

TITLE <<NOTE: Judiciary Appropriations Act, 2023.>>  III

                              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, $109,551,000, of which $1,500,000 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.

                    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, $29,246,000, 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, $36,735,000.
    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, $21,260,000.
    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.

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     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, $5,905,055,000 (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 
$9,975,000, 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 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, 
$1,382,680,000, 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)), $58,239,000, 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.

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                             court security

                      (including transfer 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 or Administrative Office of the 
United States Courts operations, the procurement, installation, and 
maintenance of security systems and equipment for United States 
courthouses and other facilities housing Federal court or Administrative 
Office of the United States Courts operations, 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), $750,163,000, of which not to exceed $20,000,000 
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:  Provided, That funds made available under this heading may be 
used for managing a Judiciary-wide program to facilitate security and 
emergency management services among the Judiciary, United States 
Marshals Service, Federal Protective Service, General Services 
Administration, other Federal agencies, state and local governments and 
the public; and, notwithstanding sections 331, 566(e)(1), and 566(i) of 
title 28, United States Code, for identifying and pursuing the voluntary 
redaction and reduction of personally identifiable information on the 
internet of judges and other familial relatives who live at the judge's 
domicile.

            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 as authorized by 31 
U.S.C. 1343(b), advertising and rent in the District of Columbia and 
elsewhere, $102,673,000, 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, $34,261,000; of which $1,800,000 shall remain 
available through September 30, 2024, 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.

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                   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, $21,641,000, 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. <<NOTE: Applicability.>> Section 3315(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 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). <<NOTE: Reimbursement.>> 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 matter 
following paragraph 12--
            (1) in the second sentence (relating to the District of 
        Kansas), by striking ``31 years and 6 months'' and inserting 
        ``32 years and 6 months''; and

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            (2) in the sixth sentence (relating to the District of 
        Hawaii), by striking ``28 years and 6 months'' and inserting 
        ``29 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 ``29 years and 6 months'' and 
inserting ``30 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 ``20 years'' and 
        inserting ``21 years'';
            (2) in the second sentence (relating to the central District 
        of California), by striking ``19 years and 6 months'' and 
        inserting ``20 years and 6 months''; and
            (3) in the third sentence (relating to the western district 
        of North Carolina), by striking ``18 years'' and inserting ``19 
        years''.

    Sec. 307.  Section 677 of title 28, United States Code, is amended 
by adding at the end the following:
    ``(d) <<NOTE: Time period.>>  The Counselor, with the approval of 
the Chief Justice, shall establish a retention and recruitment program 
that is consistent with section 908 of the Emergency Supplemental Act, 
2002 (2 U.S.C. 1926) for Supreme Court Police officers and other 
critical employees who agree in writing to remain employed with the 
Supreme Court for a period of service of not less than two years.''.

    Sec. 308.  Section 996(b) of title 28, United States Code, is 
amended by inserting ``84 (Federal Employees' Retirement System),'' 
after ``83 (Retirement),''.
    This title may be cited as the ``Judiciary Appropriations Act, 
2023''.

TITLE <<NOTE: District of Columbia Appropriations Act, 2023.>>  IV

                          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 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 <<NOTE: Account.>>  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

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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, <<NOTE: Reports.>> 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, 
$30,000,000, 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, 
including the transfer and hire of motor vehicles, $291,068,000 to be 
allocated as follows: for the District of Columbia Court of Appeals, 
$15,055,000, of which not to exceed $2,500 is for official reception and 
representation expenses; for the Superior Court of the District of 
Columbia, $140,973,000, of which not to exceed $2,500 is for official 
reception and representation expenses; for the District of Columbia 
Court System, $88,290,000, of which not to exceed $2,500 is for official 
reception and representation expenses; and $46,750,000, to remain 
available until September 30, 2024, 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, in addition to the amounts 
appropriated herein, fees received by the District of Columbia Courts 
for administering bar examinations and processing District of Columbia 
bar admissions may be retained and credited to this appropriation, to 
remain available until expended, for salaries and expenses associated 
with such activities, notwithstanding section 450 of the District of 
Columbia Home Rule Act (D.C. Official Code, sec. 1-204.50):  Provided 
further, <<NOTE: Apportionment. Time period.>> 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, <<NOTE: Time period. Notice.>> 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 $9,000,000 of the funds provided under this 
heading among the

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items and entities funded under this heading:  Provided further, 
That <<NOTE: Regulations.>> 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

                     (including rescission of funds)

    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), $46,005,000, 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, <<NOTE: Apportionment. Time 
period.>> 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:  Provided further, 
That of the unobligated balances from prior year appropriations made 
available under this heading, $22,000,000, are hereby rescinded not 
later than September 30, 2023.

 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, 
$285,016,000, of which not to exceed $2,000 is for official reception 
and representation expenses related to Community Supervision and 
Pretrial Services Agency programs, and 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:  Provided, That, of the funds appropriated under this heading, 
$204,579,000 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 $7,798,000 shall 
remain available until September 30, 2025, for costs associated with the 
relocation under replacement leases for headquarters offices, field 
offices

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and related facilities:  Provided further, That, of the funds 
appropriated under this heading, $80,437,000 shall be available to the 
Pretrial Services Agency, of which $998,000 shall remain available until 
September 30, 2025, for costs associated with relocation under a 
replacement lease for headquarters offices, field offices, and related 
facilities:  Provided further, <<NOTE: Apportionment. Time 
period.>> 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 for 
programmatic incentives for defendants to successfully complete their 
terms of supervision.

   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, $53,629,000:  Provided, 
That <<NOTE: Apportionment. Time period.>>  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 the District of 
Columbia Public Defender Service may establish for employees of the 
District of Columbia Public Defender Service a program substantially 
similar to the program set forth in subchapter II of chapter 35 of title 
5, United States Code, except that the maximum amount of the payment 
made under the program to any individual may not exceed the amount 
referred to in section 3523(b)(3)(B) of title 5, United States Code:  
Provided further, That for the purposes of engaging with, and receiving 
services from, Federal Franchise Fund Programs established in accordance 
with section 403 of the Government Management Reform Act of 1994, as 
amended, the District of Columbia Public Defender Service shall be 
considered an agency of the United States Government:  Provided 
further, <<NOTE: Contracts.>> That the District of Columbia Public 
Defender Service may enter into contracts for the procurement of 
severable services and multiyear contracts for the acquisition of 
property and services to the same extent and under the same conditions 
as an executive agency under sections 3902 and 3903 of title 41, United 
States Code.

      federal payment to the criminal justice coordinating council

    For a Federal payment to the Criminal Justice Coordinating Council, 
$2,450,000, to remain available until expended, to support initiatives 
related to the coordination of Federal and local criminal justice 
resources in the District of Columbia.

                federal payment for judicial commissions

    For a Federal payment, to remain available until September 30, 2024, 
to the Commission on Judicial Disabilities and Tenure, $330,000, and for 
the Judicial Nomination Commission, $300,000.

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                 federal payment for school improvement

    For a Federal payment for a school improvement program in the 
District of Columbia, $52,500,000, to remain available until expended, 
for payments authorized under the Scholarships for Opportunity and 
Results Act (division C of Public Law 112-10):  Provided, 
That, <<NOTE: Scholarships.>>  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 up to 
$1,750,000 shall be for the activities specified in sections 3007(b) 
through 3007(d) of the Act and up to $500,000 shall be for the 
activities specified in section 3009 of the Act.

       federal payment for the district of columbia national guard

    For a Federal payment to the District of Columbia National Guard, 
$600,000, 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, $4,000,000.

  federal payment to the district of columbia water and sewer authority

    For a Federal payment to the District of Columbia Water and Sewer 
Authority, $8,000,000, 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.

                       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 in the Fiscal 
Year 2023 Local Budget Act of 2022 (D.C. Act 24-486) and at rates set 
forth under such Act, 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 2023 under this 
heading shall not exceed the estimates included in the Fiscal Year 2023 
Local Budget Act of 2022, as amended as of the date of enactment of this 
Act or the sum of the total revenues of the District of

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Columbia for such fiscal year:  Provided further, That the amount 
appropriated may be increased by proceeds of one-time transactions, 
which are expended for emergency or unanticipated operating or capital 
needs:  Provided further, <<NOTE: Compliance.>> 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 2023, 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, 2023''.

                                 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., $3,465,000, to remain 
available until September 30, 2024, of which not to exceed $1,000 is for 
official reception and representation expenses.

   Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation

                          salaries and expenses

    For payment to the Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in 
Education Fund, established by section 1408 of Public Law 99-661 (20 
U.S.C. 4707), for necessary expenses to carry out activities pursuant to 
the Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Act of 1986 
(20 U.S.C. 4701 et seq.), $2,000,000, to remain available until 
expended.

                  Commodity Futures Trading Commission

                      (including transfer of funds)

    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, $365,000,000, 
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 $20,000,000 shall 
remain available until September 30, 2024, and of which not less than 
$4,218,000 shall be for expenses of the Office of the Inspector General: 
 Provided, That <<NOTE: Contracts.>>  notwithstanding the limitations in 
31 U.S.C. 1553,

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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 and liquidating any lease obligations that should 
have been recorded and liquidated against accounts closed pursuant to 31 
U.S.C. 1552, and consistent with the preceding proviso, such amounts 
shall be transferred to and recorded in a no-year account in the 
Treasury, which has been established for the sole purpose of recording 
adjustments for and liquidating such unpaid obligations.

                   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, $152,500,000, of which 
$2,000,000 shall remain available until expended, to carry out the 
program, including administrative costs, required by section 1405 of the 
Virginia Graeme Baker Pool and Spa Safety Act (Public Law 110-140; 15 
U.S.C. 8004), and of which $2,000,000 shall remain available until 
expended, to carry out the program, including administrative costs, 
required by section 204 of the Nicholas and Zachary Burt Memorial Carbon 
Monoxide Poisoning Prevention Act of 2022 (title II of division Q of 
Public Law 117-103).

      administrative provision--consumer product safety commission

    Sec. 501.  During fiscal year 2023, 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) <<NOTE: Study. Determination.>>  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 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

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            (2) <<NOTE: Reports.>>  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.

                     Election Assistance Commission

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses to carry out the Help America Vote Act of 
2002 (Public Law 107-252), $28,000,000, of which $1,500,000 shall be 
made available to the National Institute of Standards and Technology for 
election reform activities authorized under the Help America Vote Act of 
2002, and of which $1,000,000, to remain available until expended, shall 
be for the Help America Vote College Program as authorized by title V of 
the Help America Vote Act of 2002.

election <<NOTE: State and local governments.>>  security grants

    Notwithstanding section 104(c)(2)(B) of the Help America Vote Act of 
2002 (52 U.S.C. 20904(c)(2)(B)), $75,000,000 is provided to the Election 
Assistance Commission for necessary expenses to make payments to States 
for activities to improve the administration of elections for Federal 
office, including to enhance election technology and make election 
security improvements, as authorized by sections 101, 103, and 104 of 
such Act:  Provided, <<NOTE: Northern Mariana Islands.>> That for 
purposes of applying such sections, the Commonwealth of the Northern 
Mariana Islands shall be deemed to be a State and, for purposes of 
sections 101(d)(2) and 103(a) shall be treated in the same manner as the 
Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, Guam, American Samoa, and the United States 
Virgin Islands:  Provided further, That each reference to the 
``Administrator of General Services'' or the ``Administrator'' in 
sections 101 and 103 shall be deemed to refer to the ``Election 
Assistance Commission'':  Provided further, That each reference to 
``$5,000,000'' in section 103 shall be deemed to refer to ``$1,000,000'' 
and each reference to ``$1,000,000'' in section 103 shall be deemed to 
refer to ``$200,000'':  Provided <<NOTE: Deadline.>> further, That not 
later than two years after receiving a payment under this heading, a 
State shall make available funds for such activities in an amount equal 
to 20 percent of the total amount of the payment made to the State under 
this heading:  Provided further, That not <<NOTE: Deadline. Payments.>>  
later than 45 days after the date of enactment of this Act, the Election 
Assistance Commission shall make the payments to States under this 
heading:  Provided further, <<NOTE: Reports.>> That States shall submit 
quarterly financial reports and annual progress reports.

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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, $390,192,000, to remain available until expended:  Provided, That 
$390,192,000 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, <<NOTE: Reduction.>> That 
the sum herein appropriated shall be reduced as such offsetting 
collections are received during fiscal year 2023 so as to result in a 
final fiscal year 2023 appropriation estimated at $0:  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 $132,231,000 for fiscal year 2023:  Provided 
further, That, of the amount appropriated under this heading, not less 
than $12,131,000 shall be for the salaries and expenses of the Office of 
Inspector General.

      administrative provisions--federal communications commission

    Sec. 510.  Section 302 of the Universal Service Antideficiency 
Temporary Suspension Act <<NOTE: 118 Stat. 3998; 136 Stat. 269.>>  is 
amended by striking ``December 31, 2022'' each place it appears and 
inserting ``December 31, 2023''.

    Sec. 511.  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, 
$47,500,000, to be derived from the Deposit Insurance Fund or, only when 
appropriate, the FSLIC Resolution Fund.

                       Federal Election Commission

                          salaries and expenses

    For necessary expenses to carry out the provisions of the Federal 
Election Campaign Act of 1971, $81,674,000, of which not to exceed 
$5,000 shall be available for reception and representation expenses.

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                    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, $29,400,000:  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, $430,000,000, 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, fees collected in fiscal 
year 2023 for premerger notification filings under the Hart-Scott-Rodino 
Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976 (15 U.S.C. 18a), (and estimated to be 
$190,000,000 in fiscal year 2023) shall be retained and used for 
necessary expenses in this appropriation and shall remain available 
until expended:  Provided further, That, notwithstanding any other 
provision of law, fees collected 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.), 
regardless of the year of collection (and estimated to be $20,000,000 in 
fiscal year 2023), shall be credited to this account, and be retained 
and used for necessary expenses in this appropriation, and shall remain 
available until expended:  Provided further, <<NOTE: Reduction.>> That 
the sum herein appropriated from the general fund shall be reduced (1) 
as such offsetting collections are received during fiscal year 2023 and 
(2) to the extent that any remaining general fund appropriations can be 
derived from amounts credited to this account as offsetting collections 
in previous fiscal years that are not otherwise appropriated, so as to 
result in a final fiscal year 2023 appropriation from the general fund 
estimated at $48,000,000:  Provided further, That, notwithstanding 
section 605 of the Departments of Commerce, Justice, and State, the 
Judiciary, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 1990 (15 U.S.C. 18a 
note), none of the funds credited to this account

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as offsetting collections in previous fiscal years that were unavailable 
for obligation as of September 30, 2022, shall become available for 
obligation except as provided in the preceding proviso:  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 <<NOTE: Advance approvals.>>  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 
$10,013,150,000, of which--
            (1) $807,809,000 shall remain available until expended for 
        construction and acquisition (including funds for sites and 
        expenses, and associated design and construction services) and 
        remediation, in addition to amounts otherwise provided for such 
        purposes, as follows:
            Connecticut:
            Hartford, U.S. Courthouse, $61,500,000;
            District of Columbia:
            DHS Consolidation at St. Elizabeths, $252,963,000;
            Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Lease Purchase Option, 
        $21,000,000;
            Southeast Federal Center Remediation, $3,946,000;
            Florida:
            Fort Lauderdale, U.S. Courthouse, $55,000,000;
            National Capital Region:
            Federal Bureau of Investigation Headquarters Consolidation, 
        $375,000,000;
            Tennessee:
            Chattanooga, U.S. Courthouse, $38,400,000:

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          Provided, That each of the foregoing limits of costs on 
        construction, acquisition, and remediation projects may be 
        exceeded to the extent that savings are effected in other such 
        projects, but not to exceed 20 percent of the amounts included 
        in a transmitted prospectus, if required, unless advance 
        approval is obtained from the Committees on Appropriations of 
        the House of Representatives and the Senate of a greater amount;
            (2) $662,280,000 shall remain available until expended for 
        repairs and alterations, including associated design and 
        construction services, in addition to amounts otherwise provided 
        for such purposes, of which--
                    (A) $244,783,000 is for Major Repairs and 
                Alterations as follows:
            Multiple Locations:
            National Conveying Systems, $30,000,000;
            National Capital Region:
            Fire Alarm Systems, $40,000,000;
            California:
            San Francisco, Federal Building, $15,687,000;
            Georgia:
            Atlanta, Sam Nunn Atlanta Federal Center, $10,229,000;
            Massachusetts:
            Boston, John J. Moakley U.S. Courthouse, $10,345,000;
            Montana:
            Butte, Mike Mansfield Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse, 
        $25,792,000;
            New York:
            New York, Alexander Hamilton U.S. Custom House, $68,497,000;
            Ohio:
            Cleveland, Carl B. Stokes U.S. Courthouse, $10,235,000;
            Oklahoma:
            Oklahoma City, William J. Holloway, Jr. U.S. Courthouse and 
        Post Office, $3,093,000;
            Pennsylvania:
            Philadelphia, James A. Byrne U.S. Courthouse, $12,927,000;
            Vermont:
            St. Albans, Federal Building, U.S. Post Office and Custom 
        House, $17,978,000;
                    (B) $398,797,000 is for Basic Repairs and 
                Alterations, of which $3,000,000 is for repairs to the 
                water feature at the Wilkie D. Ferguson Jr. U.S. 
                Courthouse in Miami, FL; and
                    (C) $18,700,000 is for Special Emphasis Programs as 
                follows:
            Judiciary Capital Security Program, $18,700,000;
          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 20 
        percent unless advance approval is obtained from the Committees 
        on Appropriations of the House of Representatives and the Senate 
        of a greater amount:  Provided further, 
        That <<NOTE: Compliance.>> additional projects for which 
        prospectuses have been fully approved may be funded under this 
        category only if advance approval is obtained from

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        the Committees on Appropriations of the House of Representatives 
        and the Senate:  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) $5,561,680,000 for rental of space to remain available 
        until expended; and
            (4) $2,981,381,000 for building operations to remain 
        available until expended:  Provided, <<NOTE: Proposed 
        prospectus.>> 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 of the House of 
        Representatives and the Senate:  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 2023, 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.

                           general activities

                         government-wide policy

    For expenses authorized by law, not otherwise provided for, for 
Government-wide policy associated with the management of real and 
personal property assets and certain administrative services; 
Government-wide policy support responsibilities relating to

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acquisition, travel, motor vehicles, information technology management, 
and related technology activities; and services as authorized by 5 
U.S.C. 3109; and evaluation activities as authorized by statute; 
$71,186,000, of which $4,000,000 shall remain available until September 
30, 2024.

                           operating expenses

    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, and management; the hire of zero-emission passenger motor 
vehicles and supporting charging or fueling infrastructure; and services 
as authorized by 5 U.S.C. 3109; $54,478,000, of which not to exceed 
$7,500 is for official reception and representation expenses.

                   civilian board of contract appeals

    For expenses authorized by law, not otherwise provided for, for the 
activities associated with the Civilian Board of Contract Appeals, 
$10,352,000, of which $2,000,000 shall remain available until expended.

                       office of inspector general

    For necessary expenses of the Office of Inspector General and 
service authorized by 5 U.S.C. 3109, $74,583,000:  Provided, That not to 
exceed $3,000,000 shall be available for information technology 
enhancements related to implementing cloud services, improving security 
measures, and providing modern technology case management solutions:  
Provided further, 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, $5,200,000.

                      federal citizen services fund

                      (including transfer of funds)

    For expenses authorized by 40 U.S.C. 323 and 44 U.S.C. 3604; and for 
expenses authorized by law, not otherwise provided for, 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; 
$90,000,000, 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

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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 $200,000,000:  Provided further, 
That appropriations, revenues, reimbursements, and collections accruing 
to this Fund during fiscal year 2023 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, of the total 
amount appropriated, up to $5,000,000 shall be available for support 
functions and full-time hires to support activities related to the 
Administration's requirements under title II of the Foundations for 
Evidence-Based Policymaking Act of 2018 (Public Law 115-435):  Provided 
further, That the transfer authorities provided herein shall be in 
addition to any other transfer authority provided in this Act.

                      technology modernization fund

    For the Technology Modernization Fund, $50,000,000, to remain 
available until expended, for technology-related modernization 
activities.

                          working capital fund

    For the Working Capital Fund of the General Services Administration, 
$5,900,000, to remain available until expended, for necessary costs 
incurred by the Administrator to modernize rulemaking systems and to 
provide support services for Federal rulemaking agencies.

       administrative provisions--general services administration

                      (including transfer of funds)

    Sec. 520.  Funds available to the General Services Administration 
shall be available for the hire of passenger motor vehicles.
    Sec. 521.  Funds in the Federal Buildings Fund made available for 
fiscal year 2023 for Federal Buildings Fund activities may be 
transferred between such activities only to the extent necessary to meet 
program requirements:  Provided, <<NOTE: Advance approvals.>> That any 
proposed transfers shall be approved in advance by the Committees on 
Appropriations of the House of Representatives and the Senate.

    Sec. 522. <<NOTE: Courts. Study.>> Except as otherwise provided in 
this title, funds made available by this Act shall be used to transmit a 
fiscal year 2024 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 Courthouse Project 
Priorities plan; and (3) includes a standardized courtroom utilization 
study of each facility to be constructed, replaced, or expanded.

    Sec. 523. <<NOTE: Determination.>> 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

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and services as determined by the General Services Administration in 
consideration of the Public Buildings Amendments Act of 1972 (Public Law 
92-313).

    Sec. 524. <<NOTE: Notifications.>> 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. 525. <<NOTE: Contracts. Determination. Statement.>> 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. 526. <<NOTE: Spending plan. Deadline.>>  With respect to 
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. 527. <<NOTE: Site selection.>>  The Administrator of the 
General Services Administration shall select a site from one of the 
three listed in the General Services Administration (GSA) Fiscal Year 
2017 PNCR-FBI-NCR17 prospectus for a new fully consolidated Federal 
Bureau of Investigation (FBI) headquarters.

    
In <<NOTE: Deadline. Consultations. Maryland. Virginia. Evaluation.>>  
considering the September 2022 and amended November 2022 GSA Site 
Selection Plan for the FBI Suburban Headquarters, not later than 90 days 
after enactment of this Act, prior to any action by the GSA site 
selection panel for the new Federal FBI headquarters, the GSA 
Administrator shall conduct separate and detailed consultations with 
individuals representing the sites from the State of Maryland and 
Commonwealth of Virginia to further consider perspectives related to 
mission requirements, sustainable siting and equity, and evaluate the 
viability of the GSA's Site Selection Criteria for the FBI Headquarters 
to ensure it is consistent with Congressional intent as expressed in the 
resolution of the Committee on Environment and Public Works of the 
Senate (112th Congress), adopted December 8, 2011 and further described 
in the General Services Administration Fiscal Year 2017 PNCR-FBI-NCR17 
prospectus. Following those consultations, the Administrator shall 
proceed with the site selection process.

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                  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, $3,000,000, 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, $49,655,000, to remain available until 
September 30, 2024, and in addition not to exceed $2,345,000, to remain 
available until September 30, 2024, 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 Foundation, 
pursuant to the Morris K. Udall and Stewart L. Udall Foundation Act (20 
U.S.C. 5601 et seq.), $1,800,000, to remain available for direct 
expenditure until expended, of which, notwithstanding sections 8 and 9 
of such Act, 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 all 
current and previous amounts transferred to the Office of Inspector 
General of the Department of the Interior will 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.), as amended, and for annual independent 
financial audits of the Morris K. Udall and Stewart L. Udall Foundation 
pursuant to the Accountability of Tax Dollars Act of 2002 (Public Law 
107-289):  Provided further, That previous amounts transferred to the 
Office of Inspector General of the Department of the Interior may be 
transferred to the Morris K. Udall and Stewart L. Udall Foundation for 
annual independent financial audits pursuant to the Accountability of 
Tax Dollars Act of 2002 (Public Law 107-289).

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                  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, $3,943,000, to remain available until expended.

              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, $427,520,000, of which $30,000,000 shall remain available 
until expended for expenses necessary to enhance the Federal 
Government's ability to electronically preserve, manage, and store 
Government records, and of which up to $2,000,000 shall remain available 
until expended to implement the Civil Rights Cold Case Records 
Collection Act of 2018 (Public Law 115-426).

                       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, $5,980,000.

                         repairs and restoration

    For the repair, alteration, and improvement of archives facilities 
and museum exhibits, related equipment for public spaces, and to provide 
adequate storage for holdings, $22,224,000, to remain available until 
expended, of which no less than $7,250,000 is for upgrades to the Carter 
Presidential Library in Atlanta, Georgia and of which $6,000,000 is for 
the Ulysses S. Grant Presidential Museum in Starkville, Mississippi.

         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, $12,000,000, 
to remain available until expended, of which up to $2,000,000 shall be 
to preserve and make publicly available the congressional papers of 
former Members of the House and Senate.

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 administrative provision--national archives and records administration

    Sec. 530.  For an additional amount for ``National Historical 
Publications and Records Commission Grants Program'', $22,573,000, which 
shall be for initiatives in the amounts and for the projects specified 
in the table that appears under the heading ``Administrative 
Provisions--National Archives and Records Administration'' in the 
explanatory statement described in section 4 (in the matter preceding 
division A of this consolidated Act):  Provided, That none of the funds 
made available by this section may be transferred for any other purpose.

                  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, $3,500,000 shall be 
available until September 30, 2024, for technical assistance to low-
income designated credit unions:  Provided, That credit unions 
designated solely as minority depository institutions shall be eligible 
to apply for and receive such technical assistance.

                       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 Representative Louise McIntosh 
Slaughter Stop Trading on Congressional Knowledge Act of 2012, 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, and not to exceed $1,500 for official reception and 
representation expenses, $24,500,000.

                     Office of Personnel Management

                          salaries and expenses

                  (including transfers 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; 
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, $190,784,000:  Provided, That of the total 
amount made available under this heading, $19,373,000 shall remain 
available until expended, for information technology modernization and 
Trust Fund Federal Financial System migration

[[Page 136 STAT. 4691]]

or modernization, and shall be in addition to funds otherwise made 
available for such purposes:  Provided further, That of the total amount 
made available under this heading, $1,381,748 may be made available 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 $194,924,000 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 further, 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, <<NOTE: Donations.>> That the President's Commission 
on White House Fellows, established by Executive Order No. 11183 of 
October 3, 1964, may, during fiscal year 2023, 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:  Provided further, That not to exceed 5 
percent of amounts made available under this heading may be transferred 
to an information technology working capital fund established for 
purposes authorized by subtitle G of title X of division A of the 
National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2018 (Public Law 115-
91; 40 U.S.C. 11301 note):  Provided 
further, <<NOTE: Notifications. Approvals. Time period.>> That the OPM 
Director shall notify, and receive approval from, the Committees on 
Appropriations of the House of Representatives and the Senate at least 
15 days in advance of any transfer under the preceding proviso:  
Provided further, That amounts transferred to such a fund under such 
transfer authority from any organizational category of OPM shall not 
exceed 5 percent of each such organizational category's budget as 
identified in the report required by section 608 of this Act:  Provided 
further, That amounts transferred to such a fund shall remain available 
for obligation through September 30, 2026.

                       office of inspector general

                          salaries and expenses

                   (including transfer of trust funds)

    For <<NOTE: Determination.>>  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, $6,908,000, and in addition, not to 
exceed $29,487,000 for administrative expenses to audit, investigate, 
and provide other oversight of the Office of Personnel Management's

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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, 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, $31,904,000.

               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), $10,600,000, to 
remain available until September 30, 2024.

                      Public Buildings Reform Board

                          salaries and expenses

    For salaries and expenses of the Public Buildings Reform Board in 
carrying out the Federal Assets Sale and Transfer Act of 2016 (Public 
Law 114-287), $4,000,000, to remain available until expended.

                   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, $2,149,000,000, to remain available until 
expended; of which not less than $18,979,000 shall be for the Office of 
Inspector General; of which not to exceed $275,000 shall be available 
for a permanent secretariat for the International Organization of 
Securities Commissions; and 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.
    In addition to the foregoing appropriation, for move, replication, 
and related costs associated with a replacement lease for the 
Commission's District of Columbia headquarters facilities, not to

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exceed $57,405,000, to remain available until expended; and for move, 
replication, and related costs associated with a replacement lease for 
the Commission's San Francisco Regional Office facilities, not to exceed 
$3,365,000, to remain available until expended.
    For purposes of calculating the fee rate under section 31(j) of the 
Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (15 U.S.C. 78ee(j)) for fiscal year 
2023, all amounts appropriated under this heading shall be deemed to be 
the regular appropriation to the Commission for fiscal year 2023:  
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 $2,149,000,000 of such offsetting collections shall be available 
until expended for necessary expenses of this account; not to exceed 
$57,405,000 of such offsetting collections shall be available until 
expended for move, replication, and related costs under this heading 
associated with a replacement lease for the Commission's District of 
Columbia headquarters facilities; and not to exceed $3,365,000 of such 
offsetting collections shall be available until expended for move, 
replication, and related costs under this heading associated with a 
replacement lease for the Commission's San Francisco Regional Office 
facilities:  Provided further, That <<NOTE: Reduction.>>  the total 
amount appropriated under this heading from the general fund for fiscal 
year 2023 shall be reduced as such offsetting fees are received so as to 
result in a final total fiscal year 2023 appropriation from the general 
fund estimated at not more than $0:  Provided further, That if any 
amount of the appropriation for move, replication, and related costs 
associated with a replacement lease for the Commission's District of 
Columbia headquarters facilities or if any amount of the appropriation 
for move, replication, and related costs associated with a replacement 
lease for the Commission's San Francisco Regional Office facilities is 
subsequently de-obligated by the Commission, such amount that was 
derived from the general fund shall be returned to the general fund, and 
such amounts that were derived from fees or assessments collected for 
such purpose shall be paid to each national securities exchange and 
national securities association, respectively, in proportion to any fees 
or assessments paid by such national securities exchange or national 
securities association under section 31 of the Securities Exchange Act 
of 1934 (15 U.S.C. 78ee) in fiscal year 2023.

                        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; $31,700,000:  
Provided, <<NOTE: President. Exemption.>> 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

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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 Code, 
and not to exceed $3,500 for official reception and representation 
expenses, $326,000,000, of which not less than $12,000,000 shall be 
available for examinations, reviews, and other lender oversight 
activities:  Provided, <<NOTE: Fees.>> 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 2023:  Provided 
further, That $6,100,000 shall be available for the Loan Modernization 
and Accounting System, to be available until September 30, 2024:  
Provided further, That $20,000,000 shall be available for costs 
associated with the certification of small business concerns owned and 
controlled by veterans or service-disabled veterans under sections 36A 
and 36 of the Small Business Act (15 U.S.C. 657f-1; 657f), respectively, 
and section 862 of Public Law 116-283, to be available until September 
30, 2024.

                  entrepreneurial development programs

    For necessary expenses of programs supporting entrepreneurial and 
small business development, $320,000,000, to remain available until 
September 30, 2024:  Provided, That $140,000,000 shall be available to 
fund grants for performance in fiscal year 2023 or fiscal year 2024 as 
authorized by section 21 of the Small Business Act:  Provided further, 
That $41,000,000 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 $20,000,000 shall be available for 
grants to States to carry out export programs that assist small business 
concerns authorized under section 22(l) of the Small Business Act (15 
U.S.C. 649(l)).

                       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, 
$32,020,000.

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                           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.), 
$10,211,000, to remain available until expended.

                     business loans program account

                      (including transfer of funds)

    For the cost of direct loans, $6,000,000, 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 fiscal year 2023 
commitments to guarantee loans under section 503 of the Small Business 
Investment Act of 1958 and 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, in the aggregate, 
$15,000,000,000:  Provided further, That during fiscal year 2023 
commitments for general business loans authorized under paragraphs (1) 
through (35) of section 7(a) of the Small Business Act shall not exceed 
$35,000,000,000 for a combination of amortizing term loans and the 
aggregated maximum line of credit provided by revolving loans:  Provided 
further, That during fiscal year 2023 commitments to guarantee loans for 
debentures under section 303(b) of the Small Business Investment Act of 
1958 shall not exceed $5,000,000,000:  Provided further, That during 
fiscal year 2023, guarantees of trust certificates authorized by section 
5(g) of the Small Business Act shall not exceed a principal amount of 
$15,000,000,000. In addition, for administrative expenses to carry out 
the direct and guaranteed loan programs, $165,300,000, 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, $179,000,000, to 
be available until expended, of which $1,600,000 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 $169,000,000 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 $8,400,000 is for indirect 
administrative expenses for the direct loan program, which may be 
transferred to and merged with the appropriations for Salaries and 
Expenses:  Provided, That, of the funds provided under this heading, 
$143,000,000 shall be for major disasters declared pursuant to the 
Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act (42 
U.S.C. 5122(2)):  Provided further, That the amount for major disasters 
under this heading is designated by the Congress

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as being for disaster relief pursuant to a concurrent resolution on the 
budget in the Senate and section 1(f) of H. Res. 1151 (117th Congress), 
as engrossed in the House of Representatives on June 8, 2022.

        administrative provisions--small business administration

                     (including transfers of funds)

    Sec. 540.  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. 541. <<NOTE: Advance approvals.>> Not to exceed 3 percent of 
any appropriation made available in this Act for the Small Business 
Administration under the headings ``Salaries and Expenses'' and 
``Business Loans Program Account'' may be transferred to the 
Administration's information technology system modernization and working 
capital fund (IT WCF), as authorized by section 1077(b)(1) of title X of 
division A of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 
2018, for the purposes specified in section 1077(b)(3) of such Act, upon 
the advance approval of the Committees on Appropriations of the House of 
Representatives and the Senate:  Provided, That amounts transferred to 
the IT WCF under this section shall remain available for obligation 
through September 30, 2026.

    Sec. 542.  For an additional amount for ``Small Business 
Administration--Salaries and Expenses'', $179,710,000, which shall be 
for initiatives related to small business development and 
entrepreneurship, including programmatic, construction, and acquisition 
activities, in the amounts and for the projects specified in the table 
that appears under the heading ``Administrative Provisions--Small 
Business Administration'' in the explanatory statement described in 
section 4 (in the matter preceding division A of this consolidated Act): 
 Provided, <<NOTE: Grants. Contracts.>> That, notwithstanding sections 
2701.92 and 2701.93 of title 2, Code of Federal Regulations, the 
Administrator of the Small Business Administration may permit awards to 
subrecipients for initiatives funded under this section:  Provided 
further, That none of the funds made available by this section may be 
transferred for any other purpose.

                      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, $50,253,000:  
Provided, <<NOTE: Mail.>> That mail for overseas voting and mail for the 
blind shall continue to be free:  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

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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:  Provided further, That the 
Postal Service may not destroy, and shall continue to offer for sale, 
any copies of the Multinational Species Conservation Funds Semipostal 
Stamp, as authorized under the Multinational Species Conservation Funds 
Semipostal Stamp Act of 2010 (Public Law 111-241).

                       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, 
$271,000,000, 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, and not to exceed $3,000 for 
official reception and representation expenses, $57,300,000, of which 
$1,000,000 shall remain available until expended:  Provided, That the 
amount made available under 26 U.S.C. 7475 shall be transferred and 
added to any amounts available under 26 U.S.C. 7473, to remain available 
until expended, for the operation and maintenance of the United States 
Tax Court:  Provided further, That <<NOTE: Certificate.>>  travel 
expenses of the judges shall be paid upon the written certificate of the 
judge.

                                TITLE VI

                      GENERAL PROVISIONS--THIS ACT

                     (including rescission of funds)

    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, except for transfers made pursuant 
to the authority in section 3173(d) of title 40, United States Code, 
unless expressly so provided herein.
    Sec. 603. <<NOTE: Contracts.>> 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

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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. <<NOTE: Compliance.>>  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. <<NOTE: Advance approvals.>>  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 
2023, 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 $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, <<NOTE: Consultation.>> That prior to any significant 
reorganization, restructuring, relocation, or closing 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, <<NOTE: Reports.>> 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, <<NOTE: Applicability.>> That at a minimum the report 
shall include: (1) a table for each appropriation, detailing both full-
time employee equivalents and budget authority, with separate columns to 
display the prior year enacted level, 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 and its respective prior year enacted level 
by object class and program,

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project, and activity as detailed in this Act, in the accompanying 
report, or in the budget appendix for the respective appropriation, 
whichever is more detailed, and which shall apply to all items for which 
a dollar amount is specified and to all programs for which new budget 
authority is provided, as well as to discretionary grants and 
discretionary grant allocations; and (3) an identification of items of 
special congressional interest:  Provided further, <<NOTE: Reduction.>>  
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 2023 from appropriations made available for salaries and 
expenses for fiscal year 2023 in this Act, shall remain available 
through September 30, 2024, for each such account for the purposes 
authorized:  Provided, <<NOTE: Approval requests.>>  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, <<NOTE: Compliance.>> That these requests 
shall be made in compliance with reprogramming guidelines.

    Sec. 610. <<NOTE: Background investigations.>>  (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 <<NOTE: Determination. Tax exemption.>>  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) <<NOTE: Time period.>>  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.
    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. <<NOTE: Abortion.>> 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.

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    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. (a)(1) <<NOTE: Contracts. Consultation.>> 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) <<NOTE: President.>>  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) <<NOTE: Definition.>>  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.

    Sec. 618. (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).

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            (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. 619. <<NOTE: Reports. Compliance.>> 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. 620. (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) <<NOTE: Allocation.>>  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. 621.  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. 622.  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. 623. <<NOTE: Records.>> 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. <<NOTE: Compliance.>> 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. <<NOTE: Reports.>> Each Inspector General covered by this section 
shall

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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. 624.  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:  Provided further, That any such 
alternative mechanism shall maintain existing high-cost support to 
competitive eligible telecommunications carriers until support under 
such mechanism commences.
    Sec. 625. (a) <<NOTE: Pornography.>>  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, 
adjudication activities, or other law enforcement- or victim assistance-
related activity.
    Sec. 626. <<NOTE: Contracts. Determination.>>  None of the funds 
appropriated or other-wise made available by this Act may be used to pay 
award or incentive fees for contractors whose performance has been 
judged to be below satisfactory, behind schedule, over budget, or has 
failed to meet the basic requirements of a contract, unless the Agency 
determines that any such deviations are due to unforeseeable events, 
government-driven scope changes, or are not significant within the 
overall scope of the project and/or program and unless such awards or 
incentive fees are consistent with section 16.401(e)(2) of the Federal 
Acquisition Regulation.

    Sec. 627. <<NOTE: Conference 
attendees. Determinations. Notifications.>>  (a) None of the funds made 
available under this Act may be used to pay for travel and conference 
activities that result in a total cost to an Executive branch 
department, agency, board or commission funded by this Act of more than 
$500,000 at any single conference unless the agency or entity determines 
that such attendance is in the national interest and advance notice is 
transmitted to the Committees on Appropriations of the House of 
Representatives and the Senate that includes the basis of that 
determination.

    (b) None of the funds made available under this Act may be used to 
pay for the travel to or attendance of more than 50 employees, who are 
stationed in the United States, at any single conference occurring 
outside the United States unless the agency or entity determines that 
such attendance is in the national interest and advance notice is 
transmitted to the Committees on Appropriations of the House of 
Representatives and the Senate that includes the basis of that 
determination.
    Sec. 628.  None of the funds made available by this Act may be used 
for first-class or business-class travel by the employees of executive 
branch agencies funded by this Act in contravention of sections 301-
10.122 through 301-10.125 of title 41, Code of Federal Regulations.

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    Sec. 629.  In addition to any amounts appropriated or otherwise made 
available for expenses related to enhancements to www.oversight.gov, 
$850,000, to remain available until expended, shall be provided for an 
additional amount for such purpose to the Inspectors General Council 
Fund established pursuant to section 11(c)(3)(B) of the Inspector 
General Act of 1978 (5 U.S.C. App.):  Provided, That these amounts shall 
be in addition to any amounts or any authority available to the Council 
of the Inspectors General on Integrity and Efficiency under section 11 
of the Inspector General Act of 1978 (5 U.S.C. App.).
    Sec. 630. <<NOTE: Notification.>>  None of the funds made available 
by this Act may be obligated on contracts in excess of $5,000 for public 
relations, as that term is defined in Office and Management and Budget 
Circular A-87 (revised May 10, 2004), unless advance notice of such an 
obligation is transmitted to the Committees on Appropriations of the 
House of Representatives and the Senate.

    Sec. 631. <<NOTE: Requirement.>>  Federal agencies funded under this 
Act shall clearly state within the text, audio, or video used for 
advertising or educational purposes, including emails or Internet 
postings, that the communication is printed, published, or produced and 
disseminated at U.S. taxpayer expense. The funds used by a Federal 
agency to carry out this requirement shall be derived from amounts made 
available to the agency for advertising or other communications 
regarding the programs and activities of the agency.

    Sec. 632. <<NOTE: Requirement.>>  When issuing statements, press 
releases, requests for proposals, bid solicitations and other documents 
describing projects or programs funded in whole or in part with Federal 
money, all grantees receiving Federal funds included in this Act, shall 
clearly state--
            (1) the percentage of the total costs of the program or 
        project which will be financed with Federal money;
            (2) the dollar amount of Federal funds for the project or 
        program; and
            (3) percentage and dollar amount of the total costs of the 
        project or program that will be financed by non-governmental 
        sources.

    Sec. 633.  None of the funds made available by this Act shall be 
used by the Securities and Exchange Commission to finalize, issue, or 
implement any rule, regulation, or order regarding the disclosure of 
political contributions, contributions to tax exempt organizations, or 
dues paid to trade associations.
    Sec. 634. <<NOTE: Reports.>>  Not later than 45 days after the last 
day of each quarter, each agency funded in this Act shall submit to the 
Committees on Appropriations of the House of Representatives and the 
Senate a quarterly budget report that includes total obligations of the 
Agency for that quarter for each appropriation, by the source year of 
the appropriation.

    Sec. 635. (a) Section 41002(c)(1) of Public Law 114-94 (42 U.S.C. 
4370m-1(c)(1)) is amended by adding at the end the following new 
subparagraph:
                    ``(E) <<NOTE: Appointments.>>  Personnel.--The 
                Executive Director of the Council may appoint and fix 
                the compensation of such employees as the Executive 
                Director considers necessary to carry out the roles and 
                responsibilities of the Executive Director.''.

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    (b) Section 41009(d)(2) of Public Law 114-94 (42 U.S.C. 4370m-
8(d)(2)) is amended by striking ``staffing of the Office of the 
Executive Director'' and inserting ``appointing and fixing the 
compensation of such employees as the Executive Director considers 
necessary to carry out the roles and responsibilities of the Executive 
Director''.
    Sec. 636. <<NOTE: California.>>  (a) Designation.--The Federal 
building located at 90 7th Street in San Francisco, California, shall be 
known and designated as the ``Speaker Nancy Pelosi Federal Building''.

    (b) References.--Any reference in a law, map, regulation, document, 
paper, or other record of the United States to the Federal building 
referred to in subsection (a) shall be deemed to be a reference to the 
``Speaker Nancy Pelosi Federal Building''.
    Sec. 637.  Of the unobligated balances available in the Department 
of the Treasury, Treasury Forfeiture Fund, established by section 9703 
of title 31, United States Code, $150,000,000 shall be permanently 
rescinded not later than September 30, 2023.

                                TITLE VII

                   GENERAL PROVISIONS--GOVERNMENT-WIDE

                 Departments, Agencies, and Corporations

                     (including transfers of funds)

    Sec. 701. <<NOTE: Drug-free workplace.>> No department, agency, or 
instrumentality of the United States receiving appropriated funds under 
this or any other Act for fiscal year 2023 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 section 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 $26,733 except station wagons 
for which the maximum shall be $27,873:  Provided, That these limits may 
be exceeded by not to exceed $7,775 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,

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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 who owes allegiance to the 
United States:  Provided, <<NOTE: Affidavits.>>  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, <<NOTE: Affidavits.>> That for purposes of paragraphs (2) and 
(3) such affidavits shall be submitted prior to employment and updated 
thereafter as necessary:  Provided further, <<NOTE: Penalties.>> 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, <<NOTE: Time period.>> 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, <<NOTE: Time period.>> 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. 14057

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        (December 8, 2021), 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. <<NOTE: Applicability.>> 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 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. <<NOTE: Notifications.>> 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. <<NOTE: Definition.>> 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) <<NOTE: Certification.>>  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

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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--
            (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.

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    Sec. 715. <<NOTE: Propaganda. Lobbying.>>  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. <<NOTE: Approval requirement.>>  None of the funds made 
available in this or any other Act may be used to provide any non-public 
information such 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. <<NOTE: Propaganda.>> 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) <<NOTE: Definitions.>>  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 and the United States Postal Service.

    (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. <<NOTE: Reimbursement. Approval.>>  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

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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 2023 shall remain available for obligation 
through September 30, 2024:  Provided further, <<NOTE: Deadline. Spend 
plan.>> That not later than 90 days after enactment of this Act, the 
Director of the Office of Management and Budget, in consultation with 
the Administrator of General Services, shall submit to the Committees on 
Appropriations of the House of Representatives and the Senate, the 
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs of the Senate, 
and the Committee on Oversight and Reform of the House of 
Representatives a detailed spend plan for the funds to be transferred or 
reimbursed:  Provided further, <<NOTE: Estimates.>> That the spend plan 
shall, at a minimum, include: (i) the amounts currently in the funds 
authorized under this section and the estimate of amounts to be 
transferred or reimbursed in fiscal year 2023; (ii) a detailed breakdown 
of the purposes for all funds estimated to be transferred or reimbursed 
pursuant to this section (including total number of personnel and costs 
for all staff whose salaries are provided for by this section); (iii) 
where applicable, a description of the funds intended for use by or for 
the benefit of each executive council; and (iv) where applicable, a 
description of the funds intended for use by or for the implementation 
of specific laws passed by Congress:  Provided further, <<NOTE: Time 
period. Notifications.>> That no transfers or reimbursements may be made 
pursuant to this section until 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. <<NOTE: Breastfeeding.>> 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, <<NOTE: Reports.>> 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, 
Space, and Technology, and the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, 
and Transportation 90 days after enactment of this Act.

    Sec. 724. <<NOTE: Compliance.>> 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

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requirements in part 200 of title 2, Code of Federal Regulations:  
Provided, <<NOTE: Applicability.>> 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) <<NOTE: Data.>>  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) <<NOTE: Contracts.>>  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.
            (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) <<NOTE: Contracts. Drugs and drug 
abuse. Contraceptives.>>  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) <<NOTE: Religion.>>  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) <<NOTE: Discrimination.>>  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) <<NOTE: Abortion.>>  Nothing in this section shall be construed 
to require coverage of abortion or abortion-related services.

    Sec. 727. <<NOTE: Anti-doping.>> The United States is committed to 
ensuring the health of its Olympic, Pan American, and Paralympic 
athletes,

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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. <<NOTE: Contracts. Advance approvals.>>  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 Centers is 
authorized to obtain the temporary use of additional facilities by 
lease, contract, or other agreement for training which cannot be 
accommodated in existing Centers facilities.

    Sec. 731. <<NOTE: News stories.>>  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 
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. <<NOTE: Contracts.>>  (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) <<NOTE: Determination.>>  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 2023, for each employee who--

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            (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. <<NOTE: Contracts.>>  (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) <<NOTE: Definitions.>>  In this section, each of the terms 
``contribution'', ``expenditure'', ``independent expenditure'', 
``electioneering communication'', ``candidate'', ``election'', and 
``Federal office'' has the meaning given such term in the Federal 
Election Campaign Act of 1971 (52 U.S.C. 30101 et seq.).

    Sec. 736. <<NOTE: Portraits.>>  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: Time periods. 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 2023, 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 
        2023, 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 2023, in an amount that exceeds, as a result of a wage

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        survey adjustment, the rate payable under subparagraph (A) by 
        more than the sum of--
                    (i) the percentage adjustment taking effect in 
                fiscal year 2023 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 2023 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) <<NOTE: Determination. Regulations.>>  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, 2022, shall be determined under regulations prescribed by the Office 
of Personnel Management.

    (4) <<NOTE: Determination.>>  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, 2022, except to 
the extent determined by the Office of Personnel Management to be 
consistent with the purpose of this subsection.

    (5) <<NOTE: Applicability.>>  This subsection shall apply with 
respect to pay for service performed after September 30, 2022.

    (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) <<NOTE: Determination.>>  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) <<NOTE: Locality pay.>>  Notwithstanding subsection (a), the 
adjustment in rates of basic pay for the statutory pay systems that take 
place in fiscal year 2023 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

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        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) <<NOTE: Effective date.>>  effective as of the first day 
        of the first applicable pay period beginning after September 30, 
        2022.

    Sec. 738. <<NOTE: Reports. Contracts.>>  (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 2023 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) <<NOTE: Cost statement.>>  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) <<NOTE: Deadline. Time period. Notification.>>  Within 15 days 
after the end of a quarter, 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 a conference held 
by any Executive branch department, agency, board, commission, or office 
funded by this or any other appropriations Act during fiscal year 2023 
for which the cost to the United States Government was more than 
$20,000.

    (d) <<NOTE: Grants. Contracts.>>  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. 739.  None of the funds made available in this or any other 
appropriations Act may be used to increase, eliminate, or

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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. 740.  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. 741.  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. 742. (a) <<NOTE: Contracts. Grants. Confidentiality 
agreements.>>  None of the funds appropriated or otherwise made 
available by this or any other Act may be available for 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. 743. (a) <<NOTE: Nondisclosure agreements.>> 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 or the Office of Special Counsel 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,

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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) <<NOTE: Compliance.>>  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. 
744. <<NOTE: Contracts. Memorandums. Grants. Loans. Corporations. Tax 
liability. Determination.>> 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 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. 
745. <<NOTE: Contracts. Memorandums. Grants. Loans. Corporations. Crimina
l violations. Time period. Determination.>> 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. 746. (a) <<NOTE: Notifications.>>  During fiscal year 2023, 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) <<NOTE: Public information. Web posting.>>  Any notification 
required by this section shall be made available on the Bureau's public 
website.

    Sec. 747. (a) <<NOTE: Effective date. 5 USC 5303 note.>>  
Notwithstanding any official rate adjusted under section 104 of title 3, 
United States Code, the rate payable to the Vice President during 
calendar year 2023 shall be the rate payable to the Vice President on 
December 31, 2022, by operation of section 747 of division E of Public 
Law 117-103.

    (b) <<NOTE: Effective date.>> Notwithstanding any official rate 
adjusted under section 5318 of title 5, United States Code, or any other 
provision of law, the payable rate during calendar year 2023 for 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, 
shall be the rate payable for the applicable Executive Schedule level on 
December 31, 2022, by operation of section 747 of division E of Public 
Law 117-103. Such an employee may not receive a

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rate increase during calendar year 2023, except as provided in 
subsection (i).

    (c) Notwithstanding section 401 of the Foreign Service Act of 1980 
(Public Law 96-465) or any other provision of law, a chief of mission or 
ambassador at large is subject to subsection (b) in the same manner as 
other employees who are paid at an Executive Schedule rate.
    (d)(1) <<NOTE: Applicability.>>  This subsection applies to--
            (A) a noncareer appointee in the Senior Executive Service 
        paid a rate of basic pay at or above the official rate for level 
        IV of the Executive Schedule; or
            (B) 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 the 
        official rate for level IV of the Executive Schedule.

    (2) Notwithstanding sections 5382 and 5383 of title 5, United States 
Code, an employee described in paragraph (1) may not receive a pay rate 
increase during calendar year 2023, except as provided in subsection 
(i).
    (e) Notwithstanding any other provision of law, 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 
the official rate for level IV of the Executive Schedule who serves 
under a political appointment may not receive a pay rate increase during 
calendar year 2023, except as provided in subsection (i). This 
subsection does not apply to employees in the General Schedule pay 
system or the Foreign Service pay system, 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) This section does not apply to an individual who makes an 
election to retain Senior Executive Service basic pay under section 
3392(c) of title 5, United States Code, for such time as that election 
is in effect.
    (h) This section does not apply to an individual 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) for such 
time as that election is in effect.
    (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 only if that new position has 
higher-level duties and a pre-established level or range of pay higher 
than the level or range for the position held immediately before the 
movement. <<NOTE: Effective date.>> Any such increase must be based on 
the rates of pay and applicable limitations on payable rates of pay in 
effect on December 31, 2022, by operation of section 747 of division E 
of Public Law 117-103.

    (j) <<NOTE: Effective date.>> 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 limitations on payable 
rates of pay in effect on December 31, 2022, by operation of section 747 
of division E of Public Law 117-103.

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    (k) <<NOTE: Applicability.>>  If an employee affected by this 
section is subject to a biweekly pay period that begins in calendar year 
2023 but ends in calendar year 2024, the bar on the employee's receipt 
of pay rate increases shall apply through the end of that pay period.

    (l) <<NOTE: Definition.>> For the purpose of this section, the term 
``covered position'' means a position occupied by an employee whose pay 
is restricted under this section.

    (m) <<NOTE: Effective date.>>  This section takes effect on the 
first day of the first applicable pay period beginning on or after 
January 1, 2023.

    Sec. 748. <<NOTE: President. Reports. Statement.>> In the event of a 
violation of the Impoundment Control Act of 1974, the President or the 
head of the relevant department or agency, as the case may be, shall 
report immediately to the Congress all relevant facts and a statement of 
actions taken:  Provided, <<NOTE: Records.>> That a copy of each report 
shall also be transmitted to the Committees on Appropriations of the 
House of Representatives and the Senate and the Comptroller General on 
the same date the report is transmitted to the Congress.

    Sec. 749. (a) <<NOTE: Notifications. Apportionments.>>  Each 
department or agency of the executive branch of the United States 
Government shall notify the Committees on Appropriations and the Budget 
of the House of Representatives and the Senate and any other appropriate 
congressional committees if--
            (1) an apportionment is not made in the required time period 
        provided in section 1513(b) of title 31, United States Code;
            (2) an approved apportionment received by the department or 
        agency conditions the availability of an appropriation on 
        further action; or
            (3) an approved apportionment received by the department or 
        agency may hinder the prudent obligation of such appropriation 
        or the execution of a program, project, or activity by such 
        department or agency.

    (b) Any notification submitted to a congressional committee pursuant 
to this section shall contain information identifying the bureau, 
account name, appropriation name, and Treasury Appropriation Fund Symbol 
or fund account.
    Sec. 750. (a) Any non-Federal entity receiving funds provided in 
this or any other appropriations Act for fiscal year 2023 that are 
specified in the disclosure table submitted in compliance with clause 9 
of rule XXI of the Rules of the House of Representatives or Rule XLIV of 
the Standing Rules of the Senate that is included in the report or 
explanatory statement accompanying any such Act shall be deemed to be a 
recipient of a Federal award with respect to such funds for purposes of 
the requirements of 2 CFR 200.334, regarding records retention, and 2 
CFR 200.337, regarding access by the Comptroller General of the United 
States.
    (b) Nothing in this section shall be construed to limit, amend, 
supersede, or restrict in any manner any requirements otherwise 
applicable to non-Federal entities described in paragraph (1) or any 
existing authority of the Comptroller General.
    Sec. 751.  Notwithstanding section 1346 of title 31, United States 
Code, or section 708 of this Act, funds made available by this or any 
other Act to any Federal agency may be used by that Federal agency for 
interagency funding for coordination with, participation in, or 
recommendations involving, activities of the U.S. Army Medical Research 
and Development Command, the

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Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs and the National 
Institutes of Health research programs.
    Sec. 752. (a)(1) <<NOTE: Reports. Deadline. Criteria. 29 USC 794d-
1.>>  Not later than 100 days after the date of enactment of this Act, 
the Director of the Office of Management and Budget (in this section 
referred to as the ``Director''), in coordination with the Architectural 
and Transportation Barriers Compliance Board and the Administrator of 
General Services (in this section referred to as the ``Administrator''), 
shall disseminate amended or updated criteria and instructions to any 
Federal department or agency (in this section referred to as an 
``agency'') covered by section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (29 
U.S.C. 794d) for the evaluation required pursuant to paragraph (3)(B).

    (2) Such criteria and instructions shall--
            (A) <<NOTE: Requirements. Determinations.>>  include, at 
        minimum, requirements that information technologies and digital 
        services must-
                    (i) conform to the technical standards referenced in 
                subsection (a)(2)(A) of such section 508, as determined 
                by appropriate conformance testing; and
                    (ii) <<NOTE: Accessibility.>>  be accessible to and 
                usable by individuals with disabilities as determined 
                from consultation with individuals with disabilities, 
                including those with visual, auditory, tactile, and 
                cognitive disabilities, or members of any disability 
                organization; and
            (B) <<NOTE: Guidance. Data. Compliance.>>  provide guidance 
        to agencies regarding the types and format of data and 
        information to be submitted to the Director and the 
        Administrator pursuant to paragraph (3), including how to submit 
        such data and information, the metrics by which compliance will 
        be assessed in the reports required in subsection (b), and any 
        other directions necessary for agencies to demonstrate 
        compliance with accessibility standards for electronic and 
        information technology procured and in use within an agency, as 
        required by such section 508.

    (3) <<NOTE: Evaluations.>> Not later than 225 days after the date of 
enactment of this Act, the head of each agency shall--
            (A) evaluate the extent to which the electronic and 
        information technology of the agency are accessible to and 
        usable by individuals with disabilities described in subsection 
        (a)(1) of such section 508 compared to the access to and use of 
        the technology and services by individuals described in such 
        section who are not individuals with disabilities;
            (B) evaluate the electronic and information technology of 
        the agency in accordance with the criteria and instructions 
        provided in paragraph (1); and
            (C) submit a report containing the evaluations jointly to 
        the Director and the Administrator.

    (b)(1) Not later than 1 year after the date of enactment of this 
Act, and annually thereafter, the Administrator, in consultation with 
the Director, shall prepare and submit to the Committees on 
Appropriations and Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs of the 
Senate and the Committees on Appropriations and Oversight and Reform of 
the House of Representatives a report that shall include--
            (A) <<NOTE: Assessment. Compliance.>>  a comprehensive 
        assessment (including information identifying the metrics and 
        data used) of compliance by each agency, and by the Federal 
        Government generally, with the criteria and instructions 
        disseminated under subsection (a)(1);

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            (B) <<NOTE: Time period.>>  a detailed description of the 
        actions, activities, and other efforts made by the Administrator 
        over the year preceding submission to support such compliance at 
        agencies and any planned efforts in the coming year to improve 
        compliance at agencies; and
            (C) <<NOTE: List. Recommenda- tions.>>  a list of 
        recommendations that agencies or Congress may take to help 
        support that compliance.

    (2) <<NOTE: Public information. Web posting.>>  The Administrator 
shall ensure that the reports required under this subsection are made 
available on a public website and are maintained as an open Government 
data asset (as that term is defined in section 3502 of title 44, United 
States Code).

    Sec. 753. <<NOTE: Reimbursements. Approval.>> 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, Federal Citizen Services Fund'' 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, in addition to amounts otherwise available, shall be 
administered by the Administrator of General Services to carry out the 
purposes of the Federal Citizen Services Fund and to support Government-
wide and other multi-agency financial, information technology, 
procurement, and other activities, including services authorized by 44 
U.S.C. 3604 and enabling Federal agencies to take advantage of 
information technology in sharing information:  Provided further, That 
the total funds transferred or reimbursed shall not exceed $15,000,000 
for such purposes:  Provided further, That the funds transferred to or 
for reimbursement of ``General Services Administration, Federal Citizen 
Services Fund'' during fiscal year 2023 shall remain available for 
obligation through September 30, 2024:  Provided 
further, <<NOTE: Deadline. Spend plan.>> That not later than 90 days 
after enactment of this Act, the Administrator of General Services, in 
consultation with the Director of the Office of Management and Budget, 
shall submit to the Committees on Appropriations of the House of 
Representatives and the Senate a detailed spend plan for the funds to be 
transferred or reimbursed:  Provided further, That <<NOTE: Estimates.>>  
the spend plan shall, at a minimum, include: (i) the amounts currently 
in the funds authorized under this section and the estimate of amounts 
to be transferred or reimbursed in fiscal year 2023; (ii) a detailed 
breakdown of the purposes for all funds estimated to be transferred or 
reimbursed pursuant to this section (including total number of personnel 
and costs for all staff whose salaries are provided for by this 
section); and (iii) where applicable, a description of the funds 
intended for use by or for the implementation of specific laws passed by 
Congress:  Provided further, <<NOTE: Time period. Notifications.>>  That 
no transfers or reimbursements may be made pursuant to this section 
until 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. 754.  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.

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                               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. <<NOTE: Propaganda. Lobbying.>> 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 2023, 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;
            (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) <<NOTE: Advance approvals.>> 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) <<NOTE: Termination date.>>  The District of Columbia government 
is authorized to approve and execute reprogramming and transfer requests 
of local funds under this title through November 7, 2023.

    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. <<NOTE: Definition.>>  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--

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            (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) <<NOTE: Voting rights.>>  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 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. <<NOTE: Needle distribution.>> 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. <<NOTE: Contraceptives. Conscience exception.>> 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. <<NOTE: Penalties. Drugs and drug abuse.>>  (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) No funds available for obligation or expenditure by the District 
of Columbia government under any authority 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.

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    Sec. 810. <<NOTE: Abortion.>>  No funds available for obligation or 
expenditure by the District of Columbia government under any authority 
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) <<NOTE: Deadline. Operating budget.>>  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 2023 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) <<NOTE: Applicability. Certification.>> 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. <<NOTE: Deadline. Operating budget.>>  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 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) <<NOTE: Time period.>>  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 2023 from appropriations of Federal 
funds made available for salaries and expenses for fiscal year 2023 in 
this Act, shall remain available through September 30, 2024, for each 
such account for the purposes authorized:  Provided, <<NOTE: Advance 
approvals.>> 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,

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That <<NOTE: Compliance.>>  these requests shall be made in compliance 
with reprogramming guidelines outlined in section 803 of this Act.

    Sec. 816. <<NOTE: Time periods.>>  (a)(1) During fiscal year 2024, 
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 Act 
referred to in paragraph (2) (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.

    (2) The Act referred to in this paragraph is the Act of the Council 
of the District of Columbia pursuant to which a proposed budget is 
approved for fiscal year 2024 which (subject to the requirements of the 
District of Columbia Home Rule Act) will constitute the local portion of 
the annual budget for the District of Columbia government for fiscal 
year 2024 for purposes of section 446 of the District of Columbia Home 
Rule Act (sec. 1-204.46, D.C. Official Code).
    (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 2024 is in effect; or
            (2) upon the enactment into law of the regular District of 
        Columbia appropriation bill for fiscal year 2024.

    (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) <<NOTE: Applicability.>>  An appropriation made by subsection 
(a) shall cover all obligations or expenditures incurred for such 
project or activity during the portion of fiscal year 2024 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 2024 if any other provision of law (other than an 
authorization of appropriations)--
            (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. (a) Section 244 of the Revised Statutes of the United 
States relating to the District of Columbia (sec. 9-1201.03, D.C. 
Official Code) does not apply with respect to any railroads installed 
pursuant to the Long Bridge Project.
    (b) <<NOTE: Definition. Virginia.>>  In this section, the term 
``Long Bridge Project'' means the project carried out by the District of 
Columbia and the Commonwealth of Virginia to construct a new Long Bridge 
adjacent to the existing Long Bridge over the Potomac River, including 
related infrastructure and other related projects, to expand commuter 
and regional passenger rail service and to provide bike and pedestrian 
access crossings over the Potomac River.

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    Sec. 818. <<NOTE: Reports.>> Not later than 45 days after the last 
day of each quarter, each Federal and District government agency 
appropriated Federal funds in this Act shall submit to the Committees on 
Appropriations of the House of Representatives and the Senate a 
quarterly budget report that includes total obligations of the Agency 
for that quarter for each Federal funds appropriation provided in this 
Act, by the source year of the appropriation.

    Sec. 819. (a)(1) Section 11-2604(a), District of Columbia Official 
Code, is amended by striking ``at a fixed rate of $90 per hour'' and 
inserting ``an hourly rate not to exceed the rate payable under section 
3006A(d)(1) of title 18, United States Code''.
    (2) <<NOTE: Applicability.>> The amendments made by this section 
shall apply with respect to cases and proceedings initiated on or after 
the date of the enactment of this Act.

    (b)(1) Section 11-2605, District of Columbia Official Code, is 
amended in subsections (b) and (c) by striking ``(or, in the case of 
investigative services, a fixed rate of $25 per hour)'' each place it 
appears.
    (2) <<NOTE: Applicability.>>  The amendments made by this section 
shall apply with respect to investigative services provided in 
connection with cases and proceedings initiated on or after the date of 
the enactment of this Act.

    Sec. 820.  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, 2023''.

DIVISION F-- <<NOTE: Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 
2023.>> DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY APPROPRIATIONS ACT, 2023

                                 TITLE I

   DEPARTMENTAL MANAGEMENT, INTELLIGENCE, SITUATIONAL AWARENESS, AND 
                                OVERSIGHT

            Office of the Secretary and Executive Management

                         operations and support

    For necessary expenses of the Office of the Secretary and for 
executive management for operations and support, $336,746,000; of which 
$18,862,000 shall remain available until September 30, 2024:  Provided, 
That not to exceed $30,000 shall be for official reception and 
representation expenses:  Provided further, <<NOTE: Submission.>>  That 
$5,000,000 shall be withheld from obligation until the Secretary 
submits, to the Committees on Appropriations of the Senate and the House 
of Representatives, responses to all questions for the record for each 
hearing on the fiscal year 2024 budget submission for the Department of 
Homeland Security held by such Committees prior to July 1.

               procurement, construction, and improvements

    For necessary expenses of the Office of the Secretary and for 
executive management for procurement, construction, and improvements, 
$8,048,000, to remain available until September 30, 2025.

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                           federal assistance

                      (including transfer of funds)

    For necessary expenses of the Office of the Secretary and for 
executive management for Federal assistance through grants, contracts, 
cooperative agreements, and other activities, $40,000,000, which shall 
be transferred to ``Federal Emergency Management Agency--Federal 
Assistance'', of which $20,000,000 shall be for targeted violence and 
terrorism prevention grants and of which $20,000,000, to remain 
available until September 30, 2024, shall be for the Alternatives to 
Detention Case Management pilot program.

                         Management Directorate

                         operations and support

    For necessary expenses of the Management Directorate for operations 
and support, including vehicle fleet modernization, $1,743,160,000:  
Provided, That not to exceed $2,000 shall be for official reception and 
representation expenses.

               procurement, construction, and improvements

    For necessary expenses of the Management Directorate for 
procurement, construction, and improvements, $325,245,000, of which 
$137,245,000 shall remain available until September 30, 2025, and of 
which $188,000,000 shall remain available until September 30, 2027.

                       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.

            Intelligence, Analysis, and Situational Awareness

                         operations and support

    For necessary expenses of the Office of Intelligence and Analysis 
and the Office of Homeland Security Situational Awareness for operations 
and support, $316,640,000, of which $95,273,000 shall remain available 
until September 30, 2024:  Provided, That not to exceed $3,825 shall be 
for official reception and representation expenses and not to exceed 
$2,000,000 is available for facility needs associated with secure space 
at fusion centers, including improvements to buildings.

                     Office of the Inspector General

                         operations and support

    For necessary expenses of the Office of the Inspector General for 
operations and support, $214,879,000:  Provided, That not to exceed 
$300,000 may be used for certain confidential operational

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expenses, including the payment of informants, to be expended at the 
direction of the Inspector General.

                        Administrative Provisions

                      (including transfer of funds)

    Sec. 101. (a) <<NOTE: Reports. Grants. Contracts. Time period.>>  
The Secretary of Homeland Security shall submit a report not later than 
October 15, 2023, 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 years 2022 or 2023.

    (b) <<NOTE: Review. Assessment. Compliance.>>  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, 
2024.

    Sec. 102. <<NOTE: Budget. Reports.>>  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 that includes total obligations of the 
Department for that month and for the fiscal year at the appropriation 
and program, project, and activity levels, by the source year of the 
appropriation.

    Sec. 103. <<NOTE: Contracts. Award fees.>>  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 shall be specified in terms of cost, 
schedule, and performance.

    Sec. 104. <<NOTE: Notifications.>>  (a) 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 9705(g)(4)(B) of title 31, United States Code, from the 
Department of the Treasury Forfeiture Fund to any agency within the 
Department of Homeland Security.

    (b) 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 are notified of the proposed transfer.
    Sec. 105.  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 Office of the Secretary.
    Sec. 106. <<NOTE: Briefing. Deadline. Contracts.>>  (a) The Under 
Secretary for Management shall brief the Committees on Appropriations of 
the Senate and the House of Representatives not later than 45 days after 
the end of each fiscal quarter on all Level 1 and Level 2 acquisition 
programs on the Master Acquisition Oversight list between Acquisition 
Decision Event and Full Operational Capability, including programs that 
have been removed from such list during the preceding quarter.

    (b) For each such program, the briefing described in subsection (a) 
shall include--
            (1) a description of the purpose of the program, including 
        the capabilities being acquired and the component(s) sponsoring 
        the acquisition;

[[Page 136 STAT. 4728]]

            (2) the total number of units, as appropriate, to be 
        acquired annually until procurement is complete under the 
        current acquisition program baseline;
            (3) the Acquisition Review Board status, including--
                    (A) the current acquisition phase by increment, as 
                applicable;
                    (B) the date of the most recent review; and
                    (C) whether the program has been paused or is in 
                breach status;
            (4) a comparison between the initial Department-approved 
        acquisition program baseline cost, schedule, and performance 
        thresholds and objectives and the program's current such 
        thresholds and objectives, if applicable;
            (5) <<NOTE: Cost estimate.>>  the lifecycle cost estimate, 
        adjusted for comparison to the Future Years Homeland Security 
        Program, including--
                    (A) the confidence level for the estimate;
                    (B) the fiscal years included in the estimate;
                    (C) <<NOTE: Time periods.>>  a breakout of the 
                estimate for the prior five years, the current year, and 
                the budget year;
                    (D) a breakout of the estimate by appropriation 
                account or other funding source; and
                    (E) a description of and rationale for any changes 
                to the estimate as compared to the previously approved 
                baseline, as applicable, and during the prior fiscal 
                year;
            (6) <<NOTE: Summary.>>  a summary of the findings of any 
        independent verification and validation of the items to be 
        acquired or an explanation for why no such verification and 
        validation has been performed;
            (7) <<NOTE: Estimates.>>  a table displaying the obligation 
        of all program funds by prior fiscal year, the estimated 
        obligation of funds for the current fiscal year, and an estimate 
        for the planned carryover of funds into the subsequent fiscal 
        year;
            (8) <<NOTE: Listing.>>  a listing of prime contractors and 
        major subcontractors; and
            (9) narrative descriptions of risks to cost, schedule, or 
        performance that could result in a program breach if not 
        successfully mitigated.

    (c) <<NOTE: Memorandums. Deadline.>>  The Under Secretary for 
Management shall submit each approved Acquisition Decision Memorandum 
for programs described in this section to the Committees on 
Appropriations of the Senate and the House of Representatives not later 
than five business days after the date of approval of such memorandum by 
the Under Secretary for Management or the designee of the Under 
Secretary.

    Sec. 107. (a) None of the funds made available to the Department of 
Homeland Security in this Act or prior appropriations Acts may be 
obligated for any new pilot or demonstration unless the component or 
office carrying out such pilot or demonstration has documented the 
information described in subsection (c).
    (b) <<NOTE: Reports.>>  Prior to the obligation of any such funds 
made available for ``Operations and Support'' for a new pilot or 
demonstration, the Under Secretary for Management shall provide a report 
to the Committees on Appropriations of the Senate and the House of 
Representatives on the information described in subsection (c).

    (c) The information required under subsections (a) and (b) for a 
pilot or demonstration shall include the following--
            (1) documented objectives that are well-defined and 
        measurable;

[[Page 136 STAT. 4729]]

            (2) <<NOTE: Assessment. Data.>>  an assessment methodology 
        that details--
                    (A) the type and source of assessment data;
                    (B) the methods for, and frequency of, collecting 
                such data; and
                    (C) how such data will be analyzed; and
            (3) <<NOTE: Implementation plan. Cost 
        estimates. Schedules.>>  an implementation plan, including 
        milestones, cost estimates, and implementation schedules, 
        including a projected end date.

    (d) <<NOTE: Reports. Costs.>>  Not later than 90 days after the date 
of completion of a pilot or demonstration described in subsection (e) 
the Under Secretary for Management shall provide a report to the 
Committees on Appropriations of the Senate and the House of 
Representatives detailing lessons learned, actual costs, any planned 
expansion or continuation of the pilot or demonstration, and any planned 
transition of such pilot or demonstration into an enduring program or 
operation.

    (e) For the purposes of this section, a pilot or demonstration 
program is a study, demonstration, experimental program, or trial that--
            (1) is a small-scale, short-term experiment conducted in 
        order to evaluate feasibility, duration, costs, or adverse 
        events, and improve upon the design of an effort prior to 
        implementation of a larger scale effort; and
            (2) uses more than 10 full-time equivalents or obligates, or 
        proposes to obligate, $5,000,000 or more, but does not include 
        congressionally directed programs or enhancements and does not 
        include programs that were in operation as of March 15, 2022.

    (f) For the purposes of this section, a pilot or demonstration does 
not include any testing, evaluation, or initial deployment phase 
executed under a procurement contract for the acquisition of information 
technology services or systems, or any pilot or demonstration carried 
out by a non-federal recipient under any financial assistance agreement 
funded by the Department.
    Sec. 108.  Of the amount made available by section 4005 of the 
American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (Public Law 117-2), $14,000,000 shall 
be transferred to ``Office of Inspector General--Operations and 
Support'' for oversight of the use of funds made available under such 
section 4005.

                                TITLE II

                SECURITY, ENFORCEMENT, AND INVESTIGATIONS

                   U.S. Customs and Border Protection

                         operations and support

                      (including transfer of funds)

    For necessary expenses of U.S. Customs and Border Protection for 
operations and support, including the transportation of unaccompanied 
alien minors; the provision of air and marine support to Federal, State, 
local, and international agencies in the enforcement or administration 
of laws enforced by the Department of Homeland Security; at the 
discretion of the Secretary of Homeland Security, the provision of such 
support to Federal, State, and local agencies in other law enforcement 
and emergency humanitarian efforts; the

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purchase and lease of up to 7,500 (6,500 for replacement only) police-
type vehicles; the purchase, maintenance, or operation of marine 
vessels, aircraft, and unmanned aerial systems; and contracting with 
individuals for personal services abroad; $15,590,694,000; 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 $500,000,000 shall be available until September 30, 2024; and 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:  Provided, That not to exceed $34,425 shall 
be for official reception and representation expenses:  Provided 
further, That not to exceed $150,000 shall be available for payment for 
rental space in connection with preclearance operations:  Provided 
further, That 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:  Provided further, 
That $800,000,000 shall be transferred to ``Federal Emergency Management 
Agency--Federal Assistance'' to support sheltering and related 
activities provided by non-Federal entities, including facility 
improvements and construction, in support of relieving overcrowding in 
short-term holding facilities of U.S. Customs and Border Protection, of 
which not to exceed $11,200,000 shall be for the administrative costs of 
the Federal Emergency Management Agency:  Provided further, That not to 
exceed $5,000,000 may be transferred to the Bureau of Indian Affairs for 
the maintenance and repair of roads on Native American reservations used 
by the U.S. Border Patrol:  Provided further, <<NOTE: Reports.>> That of 
the amounts made available under this heading for the Executive 
Leadership and Oversight program, project, and activity, as outlined in 
the explanatory statement described in section 4 (in the matter 
preceding division A of this consolidated Act), $5,000,000 shall not be 
available for obligation until the reports concerning human capital 
strategic plans and the Office of Field Operations workload staffing 
model that are directed in such explanatory statement are submitted to 
the Committees on Appropriations of the Senate and the House of 
Representatives.

               procurement, construction, and improvements

    For necessary expenses of U.S. Customs and Border Protection for 
procurement, construction, and improvements, including procurement of 
marine vessels, aircraft, and unmanned aerial systems, $581,558,000, of 
which $481,658,000 shall remain available until September 30, 2025; and 
of which $99,900,000 shall remain available until September 30, 2027.

                U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement

                         operations and support

    For necessary expenses of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement 
for operations and support, including the purchase and lease of up to 
3,790 (2,350 for replacement only) police-type

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vehicles; overseas vetted units; and maintenance, minor construction, 
and minor leasehold improvements at owned and leased facilities; 
$8,396,305,000; of which not less than $6,000,000 shall remain available 
until expended for efforts to enforce laws against forced child labor; 
of which $46,696,000 shall remain available until September 30, 2024; of 
which not less than $2,000,000 is for paid apprenticeships for 
participants in the Human Exploitation Rescue Operative Child-Rescue 
Corps; of which 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; and of which not less than $4,181,786,000 shall be for 
enforcement, detention, and removal operations, including transportation 
of unaccompanied alien minors:  Provided, That not to exceed $11,475 
shall be for official reception and representation expenses:  Provided 
further, That 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):  Provided further, 
That 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:  Provided further, That 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 further, <<NOTE: Reports.>> That of the amounts made available 
under this heading for the Executive Leadership and Oversight program, 
project, and activity, as outlined in the explanatory statement 
described in section 4 (in the matter preceding division A of this 
consolidated Act), $5,000,000 shall not be available for obligation 
until the reports directed under this heading in the explanatory 
statements accompanying Public Laws 116-6, 116-93, and 117-103 have been 
submitted to the Committees on Appropriations of the Senate and the 
House of Representatives.

               procurement, construction, and improvements

    For necessary expenses of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement 
for procurement, construction, and improvements, $22,997,000, to remain 
available until September 30, 2025.

                 Transportation Security Administration

                         operations and support

    For necessary expenses of the Transportation Security Administration 
for operations and support, $8,798,363,000, to remain available until 
September 30, 2024:  Provided, That not to exceed $7,650 shall be for 
official reception and representation expenses:  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 for aviation security:  Provided 
further, <<NOTE: Reduction.>> 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 
2023 so as to result in a final fiscal year appropriation from the 
general fund estimated at not more than $6,308,363,000.

[[Page 136 STAT. 4732]]

               procurement, construction, and improvements

    For necessary expenses of the Transportation Security Administration 
for procurement, construction, and improvements, $141,645,000, to remain 
available until September 30, 2025.

                        research and development

    For necessary expenses of the Transportation Security Administration 
for research and development, $33,532,000, to remain available until 
September 30, 2024.

                               Coast Guard

                         operations and support

    For necessary expenses of the Coast Guard for operations and support 
including the Coast Guard Reserve; 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 not more than $700,000) and repairs and service-life 
replacements, not to exceed a total of $31,000,000; purchase, lease, or 
improvements of boats necessary for overseas deployments and activities; 
payments pursuant to section 156 of Public Law 97-377 (42 U.S.C. 402 
note; 96 Stat. 1920); and recreation and welfare; $9,700,478,000, of 
which $530,000,000 shall be for defense-related activities; 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)); of which $20,000,000 shall remain available 
until September 30, 2025; of which $24,359,000 shall remain available 
until September 30, 2027, for environmental compliance and restoration; 
and of which $70,000,000 shall remain available until September 30, 
2024, which shall only be available for vessel depot level maintenance:  
Provided, That not to exceed $23,000 shall be for official reception and 
representation expenses.

               procurement, construction, and improvements

    For necessary expenses of the Coast Guard for procurement, 
construction, and improvements, including aids to navigation, shore 
facilities (including facilities at Department of Defense installations 
used by the Coast Guard), and vessels and aircraft, including equipment 
related thereto, $1,669,650,000, to remain available until September 30, 
2027; 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)).

                        research and development

    For necessary expenses of the Coast Guard for research and 
development; and for maintenance, rehabilitation, lease, and operation 
of facilities and equipment; $7,476,000, to remain available until 
September 30, 2025, 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

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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, payment of continuation pay under 
section 356 of title 37, United States Code, concurrent receipts, 
combat-related special compensation, and payments for medical care of 
retired personnel and their dependents under chapter 55 of title 10, 
United States Code, $2,044,414,000, to remain available until expended.

                      United States Secret Service

                         operations and support

    For necessary expenses of the United States Secret Service for 
operations and support, including purchase of not to exceed 652 vehicles 
for police-type use; hire of passenger motor vehicles; purchase of 
motorcycles made in the United States; hire of aircraft; rental of 
buildings in the District of Columbia; 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; conduct of and participation in firearms matches; 
presentation of awards; conduct of behavioral research in support of 
protective intelligence and operations; payment in advance for 
commercial accommodations as may be necessary to perform protective 
functions; and payment, without regard to section 5702 of title 5, 
United States Code, of subsistence expenses of employees who are on 
protective missions, whether at or away from their duty stations; 
$2,734,267,000; of which $52,296,000 shall remain available until 
September 30, 2024, and of which $6,000,000 shall be for a grant for 
activities related to investigations of missing and exploited children; 
and of which up to $20,500,000 may be for calendar year 2022 premium pay 
in excess of the annual equivalent of the limitation on the rate of pay 
contained in section 5547(a) of title 5, United States Code, pursuant to 
section 2 of the Overtime Pay for Protective Services Act of 2016 (5 
U.S.C. 5547 note), as last amended by Public Law 116-269:  Provided, 
That not to exceed $19,125 shall be for official reception and 
representation expenses:  Provided further, That not to exceed $100,000 
shall be to provide technical assistance and equipment to foreign law 
enforcement organizations in criminal investigations within the 
jurisdiction of the United States Secret Service.

               procurement, construction, and improvements

    For necessary expenses of the United States Secret Service for 
procurement, construction, and improvements, $83,888,000, to remain 
available until September 30, 2025.

[[Page 136 STAT. 4734]]

                        research and development

    For necessary expenses of the United States Secret Service for 
research and development, $4,025,000, to remain available until 
September 30, 2024.

                        Administrative Provisions

    Sec. 201. <<NOTE: Applicability.>>  Section 201 of the Department of 
Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2018 (division F of Public Law 
115-141), related to overtime compensation limitations, shall apply with 
respect to funds made available in this Act in the same manner as such 
section applied to funds made available in that Act, except that 
``fiscal year 2023'' shall be substituted for ``fiscal year 2018''.

    Sec. 202. <<NOTE: Puerto Rico. Virgin Islands.>>  Funding made 
available under the headings ``U.S. Customs and Border Protection--
Operations and Support'' and ``U.S. Customs and Border Protection--
Procurement, Construction, and Improvements'' shall be available for 
customs expenses when necessary to maintain operations and prevent 
adverse personnel actions in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands, in 
addition to funding provided by sections 740 and 1406i of title 48, 
United States Code.

    Sec. 203. <<NOTE: Fees. Canada. Mexico.>>  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. 204. (a) <<NOTE: Reduction.>> For an additional amount for 
``U.S. Customs and Border Protection--Operations and Support'', 
$31,000,000, to remain available until expended, to be reduced by 
amounts collected and credited to this appropriation in fiscal year 2023 
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 
(Public Law 114-125), or other such authorizing language.

    (b) To the extent that amounts realized from such collections exceed 
$31,000,000, those amounts in excess of $31,000,000 shall be credited to 
this appropriation, to remain available until expended.
    Sec. 205. <<NOTE: Drugs and drug abuse. Canada. Compliance.>>  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, <<NOTE: Applicability. Time period.>> 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. 206. (a) 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 section 
501(b) of title 46, United States Code, for

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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.
    (b) <<NOTE: Notification. Deadline. Waivers.>> 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 section 
501(b) of title 46, United States Code, with respect to such 
transportation, and the disposition of such requests.

    Sec. 207. (a) <<NOTE: Effective date.>> 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) <<NOTE: Definition.>>  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. 208. (a) <<NOTE: Deadline. Expenditure plan.>>  Not later than 
90 days after the date of enactment of this Act, the Commissioner of 
U.S. Customs and Border Protection shall submit an expenditure plan for 
any amounts made available for ``U.S. Customs and Border Protection--
Procurement, Construction, and Improvements'' in this Act and prior Acts 
to the Committees on Appropriations of the Senate and the House of 
Representatives.

    (b) No such amounts provided in this Act may be obligated prior to 
the submission of such plan.
    Sec. 209. <<NOTE: Applicability.>> Section 211 of the Department of 
Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2021 (division F of Public Law 
116-260), prohibiting the use of funds for the construction of fencing 
in certain areas, shall apply with respect to funds made available in 
this Act in the same manner as such section applied to funds made 
available in that Act.

    Sec. 210. (a) Funds made available in this Act may be used to alter 
operations within the National Targeting Center of U.S. Customs and 
Border Protection.
    (b) None of the funds provided by this Act, provided by previous 
appropriations Acts that remain available for obligation or expenditure 
in fiscal year 2023, or provided from any accounts in the Treasury of 
the United States derived by the collection of fees available to the 
components funded by this Act, may be used to reduce anticipated or 
planned vetting operations at existing locations unless specifically 
authorized by a statute enacted after the date of enactment of this Act.
    Sec. 211. (a) Of the amounts transferred from ``U.S. Customs and 
Border Protection--Operations and Support'' to ``Federal Emergency 
Management Agency--Federal Assistance'' in this Act, up to $785,000,000 
may be made available for the emergency food and shelter program under 
title II of the McKinney Vento Homeless

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Assistance Act (42 U.S.C. 11331) for the purposes of providing shelter 
and other services to families and individuals encountered by the 
Department of Homeland Security.
    (b) Notwithstanding sections 313(a) and 316 of such Act, up to 
$50,000,000 of any amounts made available to the emergency food and 
shelter program under subsection (a) may be used for the construction 
and expansion of shelter facilities.
    (c) <<NOTE: Time period.>> Notwithstanding section 311 of such Act, 
funds made available for the purposes described in subsection (b) may be 
awarded to the Emergency Food and Shelter Program National Board up to 6 
months after the date of enactment of this Act.

    (d) <<NOTE: Disbursement. Time period.>>  Notwithstanding sections 
315 and 316(b) of such Act, funds made available under subsection (b) 
may be disbursed by the Emergency Food and Shelter Program National 
Board up to 24 months after the date on which such funds become 
available.

    (e) <<NOTE: Reimbursement. Effective date.>>  Amounts made available 
under subsection (a) may be available for the reimbursement of costs 
incurred after June 30, 2022.

    (f) The real property disposition requirements at 2 CFR 200.311(c) 
shall not apply to grants funded by the amounts transferred from ``U.S. 
Customs and Border Protection--Operations and Support'' to ``Federal 
Emergency Management Agency--Federal Assistance'' in this Act.
    Sec. 212.  Of the total amount made available under ``U.S. Customs 
and Border Protection--Procurement, Construction, and Improvements'', 
$581,558,000 shall be available only as follows:
            (1) $230,277,000 for the acquisition and deployment of 
        border security technologies;
            (2) $126,047,000 for trade and travel assets and 
        infrastructure;
            (3) $99,900,000 for facility construction and improvements;
            (4) $92,661,000 for integrated operations assets and 
        infrastructure; and
            (5) $32,673,000 for mission support and infrastructure.

    Sec. 213. <<NOTE: Determination.>> None of the funds provided under 
the heading ``U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement--Operations and 
Support'' 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.

    Sec. 214. (a) <<NOTE: Contracts. 6 USC 211 note.>>  None of the 
funds provided under the heading ``U.S. Immigration and Customs 
Enforcement--Operations and Support'' 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.

    (b) The performance evaluations referenced in subsection (a) shall 
be conducted by the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement Office of 
Professional Responsibility.
    Sec. 215. <<NOTE: Aliens.>>  Without regard to the limitation as to 
time and condition of section 503(d) of this Act, the Secretary may 
reprogram within and transfer funds to ``U.S. Immigration and Customs 
Enforcement--Operations and Support'' as necessary to ensure the 
detention of aliens prioritized for removal.

    Sec. 216. <<NOTE: Time period. Applicability. 8 USC 1378a note.>>  
The reports required to be submitted under section 216 of the Department 
of Homeland Security Appropriations Act,

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2021 (division F of Public Law 116-260) shall continue to be submitted 
semimonthly and each matter required to be included in such reports by 
such section 216 shall apply in the same manner and to the same extent 
during the period described in such section 216.

    Sec. 217. <<NOTE: Applicability.>> The terms and conditions of 
sections 216 and 217 of the Department of Homeland Security 
Appropriations Act, 2020 (division D of Public Law 116-93) shall apply 
to this Act.

    Sec. 218.  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.
    Sec. 219. <<NOTE: Explosives detection systems.>> Any award by the 
Transportation Security Administration 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.

    Sec. 220. <<NOTE: Contracts. Explosives detection systems.>>  
Notwithstanding section 44923 of title 49, United States Code, for 
fiscal year 2023, 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.

    Sec. 221. <<NOTE: Reports. Plans.>>  Not later than 45 days after 
the submission of the President's budget proposal, the Administrator of 
the Transportation Security Administration shall submit to the 
Committees on Appropriations and Commerce, Science, and Transportation 
of the Senate and the Committees on Appropriations and Homeland Security 
in the House of Representatives a single report that fulfills the 
following requirements:
            (1) a Capital Investment Plan, both constrained and 
        unconstrained, that includes a plan for continuous and sustained 
        capital investment in new, and the replacement of aged, 
        transportation security equipment;
            (2) the 5-year technology investment plan as required by 
        section 1611 of title XVI of the Homeland Security Act of 2002, 
        as amended by section 3 of the Transportation Security 
        Acquisition Reform Act (Public Law 113-245); and
            (3) the Advanced Integrated Passenger Screening Technologies 
        report as required by the Senate Report accompanying the 
        Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2019 (Senate 
        Report 115-283).

    Sec. 222.  Section 225 of division A of Public Law 116-6 (49 U.S.C. 
44901 note), relating to a pilot program for screening outside of an 
existing primary passenger terminal screening area, is amended in 
subsection (e) by striking ``2023'' and inserting ``2025''.
    Sec. 223. (a) <<NOTE: Vessels.>>  None of the funds made available 
by this Act under the heading ``Coast Guard--Operations and Support'' 
shall be for expenses incurred for recreational vessels under section 
12114 of title 46, United States Code, except to the extent fees are 
collected

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from owners of yachts and credited to the appropriation made available 
by this Act under the heading ``Coast Guard--Operations and Support''.

    (b) To the extent such fees are insufficient to pay expenses of 
recreational vessel documentation under such section 12114, and there is 
a backlog of recreational vessel applications, 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.
    Sec. 224.  Without regard to the limitation as to time and condition 
of section 503(d) of this Act, after June 30, in accordance with the 
notification requirement described in subsection (b) of such section, up 
to the following amounts may be reprogrammed within ``Coast Guard--
Operations and Support''--
            (1) $10,000,000 to or from the ``Military Personnel'' 
        funding category; and
            (2) $10,000,000 between the ``Field Operations'' funding 
        subcategories.

    Sec. 225. <<NOTE: Investment plan. Requirements.>>  Notwithstanding 
any other provision of law, the Commandant of the Coast Guard shall 
submit to the Committees on Appropriations of the Senate and the House 
of Representatives 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 114-4), which shall be subject to 
the requirements in the third and fourth provisos under such heading.

    Sec. 226.  Of the funds made available for defense-related 
activities under the heading ``Coast Guard--Operations and Support'', up 
to $190,000,000 that are used for enduring overseas missions in support 
of the global fight against terrorism may be reallocated by program, 
project, and activity, notwithstanding section 503 of this Act.
    Sec. 227.  None of the funds in this Act shall be used to reduce the 
Coast Guard's legacy Operations Systems Center mission or its 
government-employed or contract staff levels.
    Sec. 228.  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. 229.  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. 230.  Amounts deposited into the Coast Guard Housing Fund in 
fiscal year 2023 shall be available until expended to carry out the 
purposes of section 2946 of title 14, United States Code, and shall be 
in addition to funds otherwise available for such purposes.
    Sec. 231. (a) Notwithstanding section 2110 of title 46, United 
States Code, none of the funds made available in this Act shall be used 
to charge a fee for an inspection of a towing vessel, as

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defined in 46 CFR 136.110, that utilizes the Towing Safety Management 
System option for a Certificate of Inspection issued under subchapter M 
of title 46, Code of Federal Regulations.
    (b) <<NOTE: Determination.>>  Subsection (a) shall not apply after 
the date the Commandant of the Coast Guard makes a determination under 
section 815(a) of the Frank LoBiondo Coast Guard Authorization Act of 
2018 (Public Law 115-282) and, as necessary based on such determination, 
carries out the requirements of section 815(b) of such Act.

    Sec. 232. <<NOTE: Reimbursements.>>  The United States Secret 
Service is authorized to obligate funds in anticipation of 
reimbursements from executive agencies, 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 the heading ``United States Secret Service--Operations 
and Support'' at the end of the fiscal year.

    Sec. 233. (a) 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.
    (b) <<NOTE: Contracts. Reimbursement.>>  The Director of the United 
States Secret Service may enter into agreements to provide such 
protection on a fully reimbursable basis.

    Sec. 234.  For purposes of section 503(a)(3) of this Act, up to 
$15,000,000 may be reprogrammed within ``United States Secret Service--
Operations and Support''.
    Sec. 235. <<NOTE: Notifications. Time period.>>  Funding made 
available in this Act for ``United States Secret Service--Operations and 
Support'' is available for 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 the Director of the United 
States Secret Service or a designee notifies the Committees on 
Appropriations of the Senate and the House of Representatives 10 or more 
days in advance, or as early as practicable, prior to such expenditures.

    Sec. 236.  Of the amounts made available by this Act under the 
heading ``United States Secret Service--Operations and Support'', 
$23,000,000, to remain available until expended, shall be distributed as 
a grant or cooperative agreement for existing National Computer 
Forensics Institute facilities currently used by the United States 
Secret Service to carry out activities under section 383 of title 6, 
United States Code, of which not to exceed 5 percent, or the applicable 
negotiated rate, shall be for the administrative costs of the Department 
of Homeland Security in carrying out this section.

                                TITLE III

            PROTECTION, PREPAREDNESS, RESPONSE, AND RECOVERY

            Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency

                         operations and support

    For necessary expenses of the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure 
Security Agency for operations and support, $2,350,559,000, of which 
$36,293,000 shall remain available until September 30, 2024:

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 Provided, That not to exceed $5,500 shall be for official reception and 
representation expenses.

               procurement, construction, and improvements

    For necessary expenses of the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure 
Security Agency for procurement, construction, and improvements, 
$549,148,000, of which $522,048,000 shall remain available until 
September 30, 2025, and of which $27,100,000 shall remain available 
until September 30, 2027.

                        research and development

    For necessary expenses of the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure 
Security Agency for research and development, $7,431,000, to remain 
available until September 30, 2024.

                   Federal Emergency Management Agency

                         operations and support

    For necessary expenses of the Federal Emergency Management Agency 
for operations and support, $1,379,680,000:  Provided, That not to 
exceed $2,250 shall be for official reception and representation 
expenses.

               procurement, construction, and improvements

    For necessary expenses of the Federal Emergency Management Agency 
for procurement, construction, and improvements, $207,730,000, of which 
$130,425,000 shall remain available until September 30, 2025, and of 
which $77,305,000 shall remain available until September 30, 2027.

                           federal assistance

                      (including transfer of funds)

    For activities of the Federal Emergency Management Agency for 
Federal assistance through grants, contracts, cooperative agreements, 
and other activities, $3,882,014,000, which shall be allocated as 
follows:
            (1) $520,000,000 for the State Homeland Security Grant 
        Program under section 2004 of the Homeland Security Act of 2002 
        (6 U.S.C. 605), of which $90,000,000 shall be for Operation 
        Stonegarden and $15,000,000 shall be for Tribal Homeland 
        Security Grants under section 2005 of the Homeland Security Act 
        of 2002 (6 U.S.C. 606): Provided, <<NOTE: Puerto Rico.>>  That 
        notwithstanding subsection (c)(4) of such section 2004, for 
        fiscal year 2023, 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) $615,000,000 for the Urban Area Security Initiative 
        under section 2003 of the Homeland Security Act of 2002 (6 
        U.S.C. 604).
            (3) $305,000,000 for the Nonprofit Security Grant Program 
        under sections 2003 and 2004 of the Homeland Security Act

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        of 2002 (6 U.S.C. 604 and 605), of which $152,500,000 is for 
        eligible recipients located in high-risk urban areas that 
        receive funding under section 2003 of such Act and $152,500,000 
        is for eligible recipients that are located outside such areas:  
        Provided, That eligible recipients are those described in 
        section 2009(b) of such Act (6 U.S.C. 609a(b)) or are an 
        otherwise eligible recipient at risk of a terrorist or other 
        extremist attack.
            (4) $105,000,000 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 
        (6 U.S.C. 1135, 1163, and 1182), of which $10,000,000 shall be 
        for Amtrak security and $2,000,000 shall be for Over-the-Road 
        Bus Security:  Provided, That such public transportation 
        security assistance shall be provided directly to public 
        transportation agencies.
            (5) $100,000,000 for Port Security Grants in accordance with 
        section 70107 of title 46, United States Code.
            (6) $720,000,000, to remain available until September 30, 
        2024, of which $360,000,000 shall be for Assistance to 
        Firefighter Grants and $360,000,000 shall be for Staffing for 
        Adequate Fire and Emergency Response Grants under sections 33 
        and 34 respectively of the Federal Fire Prevention and Control 
        Act of 1974 (15 U.S.C. 2229 and 2229a).
            (7) $355,000,000 for emergency management performance grants 
        under 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), the Earthquake Hazards 
        Reduction Act of 1977 (42 U.S.C. 7701), section 762 of title 6, 
        United States Code, and Reorganization Plan No. 3 of 1978 (5 
        U.S.C. App.).
            (8) $312,750,000 for necessary expenses for Flood Hazard 
        Mapping and Risk Analysis, in addition to and to supplement any 
        other sums appropriated under the National Flood Insurance Fund, 
        and such additional sums as may be provided by States or other 
        political subdivisions for cost-shared mapping activities under 
        section 1360(f)(2) of the National Flood Insurance Act of 1968 
        (42 U.S.C. 4101(f)(2)), to remain available until expended.
            (9) $12,000,000 for Regional Catastrophic Preparedness 
        Grants.
            (10) $130,000,000 for the emergency food and shelter program 
        under title III of the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act 
        (42 U.S.C. 11331), to remain available until September 30, 2024: 
         Provided, That not to exceed 3.5 percent shall be for total 
        administrative costs.
            (11) $56,000,000 for the Next Generation Warning System.
            (12) $335,145,000 for Community Project Funding and 
        Congressionally Directed Spending grants, which shall be for the 
        purposes, and the amounts, specified in the table entitled 
        ``Community Project Funding/Congressionally Directed Spending'' 
        under this heading in the explanatory statement described in 
        section 4 (in the matter preceding division A of this 
        consolidated Act), of which--
                    (A) $86,140,285, in addition to amounts otherwise 
                made available for such purpose, is for emergency 
                operations center grants under section 614 of the Robert 
                T.

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                Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act 
                (42 U.S.C. 5196c);
                    (B) $233,043,782, in addition to amounts otherwise 
                made available for such purpose, is for pre-disaster 
                mitigation grants under section 203 of the Robert T. 
                Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act 
                (42 U.S.C. 5133(e), notwithstanding subsections (f), 
                (g), and (l) of that section (42 U.S.C. 5133(f), (g), 
                (l)); and
                    (C) $15,960,933 is for management and administration 
                costs of recipients.
            (13) $316,119,000 to sustain current operations for 
        training, exercises, technical assistance, and other programs.

                          disaster relief fund

    For necessary expenses in carrying out the Robert T. Stafford 
Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act (42 U.S.C. 5121 et seq.), 
$19,945,000,000, to remain available until expended, 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.) and is designated 
by the Congress as being for disaster relief pursuant to a concurrent 
resolution on the budget in the Senate and section 1(f) of H. Res. 1151 
(117th Congress), as engrossed in the House of Representatives on June 
8, 2022.

                      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), 
$225,000,000, to remain available until September 30, 2024, which 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 
$18,500,000 shall be available for mission support associated with flood 
management; and of which $206,500,000 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 offsetting 
collections to this account, to be available for flood plain management 
and flood mapping:  Provided further, That in fiscal year 2023, 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) $223,770,000 for operating expenses and salaries and 
        expenses associated with flood insurance operations;
            (2) $960,647,000 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)

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and section 1366(e) of the National Flood Insurance Act of 1968 (42 
U.S.C. 4104c(e)), 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) of the National Flood Insurance Act of 1968, 
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).

Administrative <<NOTE: Grants.>>  Provisions

                      (including transfer of funds)

    Sec. 301.  Funds made available under the heading ``Cybersecurity 
and Infrastructure Security Agency--Operations and Support'' may be made 
available for the necessary expenses of procuring or providing access to 
cybersecurity threat feeds for branches, agencies, independent agencies, 
corporations, establishments, and instrumentalities of the Federal 
Government of the United States, state, local, tribal, and territorial 
entities, fusion centers as described in section 210A of the Homeland 
Security Act (6 U.S.C. 124h), and Information and Analysis 
Organizations.
    Sec. 302. (a) <<NOTE: Briefings. Time periods. Deadlines.>> The 
Director of the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (or the 
Director's designee) shall provide the briefings to the Committees on 
Appropriations of the Senate and the House of Representatives described 
under the heading ``Quarterly Budget and Staffing Briefings'' in the 
explanatory statement for division F of Public Law 117-103 described in 
section 4 in the matter preceding division A of such Public Law--
            (1) with respect to the first quarter of fiscal year 2023, 
        not later than the later of 30 days after the date of enactment 
        of this Act or January 30, 2023; and
            (2) with respect to each subsequent fiscal quarter in fiscal 
        year 2023, not later than 21 days after the end of each such 
        quarter.

    (b) <<NOTE: Reduction.>> In the event that any such briefing 
required during this fiscal year under subsection (a) is not provided, 
the amount made available in title III to the Cybersecurity and 
Infrastructure Security Agency under the heading ``Operations and 
Support'' shall be reduced by $50,000 for each day of noncompliance with 
subsection (a), and the amount made available under such heading and 
specified in the detailed funding table in the explanatory statement for 
this division described in section 4 (in the matter preceding division A 
of this consolidated Act) for Management and Business Activities shall 
be correspondingly reduced by an equivalent amount.

    Sec. 303. (a) Notwithstanding section 2008(a)(12) of the Homeland 
Security Act of 2002 (6 U.S.C. 609(a)(12)) or any other provision of 
law, not more than 5 percent of the amount of a grant made available in 
paragraphs (1) through (5) under ``Federal Emergency Management Agency--
Federal Assistance'', may be used by the recipient for expenses directly 
related to administration of the grant.

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    (b) <<NOTE: Applicability.>>  The authority provided in subsection 
(a) shall also apply to a state recipient for the administration of a 
grant under such paragraph (3).

    Sec. 304.  Notwithstanding section 2004(e)(1) of the Homeland 
Security Act of 2002 (6 U.S.C. 605(e)(1)), the meaning of ``total funds 
appropriated for grants under this section and section 2003'' in each 
place that it appears shall not include any funds provided for the 
Nonprofit Security Grant Program in paragraph (3) under the heading 
``Federal Emergency Management Agency--Federal Assistance'' in this Act.
    Sec. 305. <<NOTE: Deadlines.>>  Applications for grants under the 
heading ``Federal Emergency Management Agency--Federal Assistance'', for 
paragraphs (1) through (5), shall be made available to eligible 
applicants not later than 60 days after the date of enactment of this 
Act, 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.

    Sec. 306. (a) <<NOTE: Briefing. Time periods. Public information.>>  
Under the heading ``Federal Emergency Management Agency--Federal 
Assistance'', for grants under paragraphs (1) through (5) and (9), 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.

    (b) <<NOTE: Rescission.>>  If any such public announcement is made 
before 5 full business days have elapsed following such briefing, 
$1,000,000 of amounts appropriated by this Act for ``Federal Emergency 
Management Agency--Operations and Support'' shall be rescinded.

    Sec. 307.  Under the heading ``Federal Emergency Management Agency--
Federal Assistance'', for grants under paragraphs (1) and (2), the 
installation of communications towers is not considered construction of 
a building or other physical facility.
    Sec. 308. <<NOTE: Applicability.>>  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), related to reporting on the 
Disaster Relief Fund, shall be applied in fiscal year 2023 with respect 
to budget year 2024 and current fiscal year 2023, respectively--
            (1) in paragraph (1) by substituting ``fiscal year 2024'' 
        for ``fiscal year 2016''; and
            (2) <<NOTE: Waiver authority.>>  in paragraph (2) by 
        inserting ``business'' after ``fifth''.

    Sec. 309.  In making grants under the heading ``Federal Emergency 
Management Agency--Federal Assistance'', for Staffing for Adequate Fire 
and Emergency Response grants, the Administrator of the Federal 
Emergency Management Agency may grant waivers from the requirements in 
subsections (a)(1)(A), (a)(1)(B), (a)(1)(E), (c)(1), (c)(2), and (c)(4) 
of section 34 of the Federal Fire Prevention and Control Act of 1974 (15 
U.S.C. 2229a).
    Sec. 310. (a) <<NOTE: Fees.>>  The aggregate charges assessed during 
fiscal year 2023, 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 to be necessary for its Radiological Emergency 
Preparedness Program for the next fiscal year.

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    (b) The methodology for assessment and collection of fees shall be 
fair and equitable and shall reflect costs of providing such services, 
including administrative costs of collecting such fees.
    (c) <<NOTE: Effective date.>>  Such fees shall be deposited in a 
Radiological Emergency Preparedness Program account as offsetting 
collections and will become available for authorized purposes on October 
1, 2023, and remain available until expended.

    Sec. 311. <<NOTE: Waiver authority.>>  In making grants under the 
heading ``Federal Emergency Management Agency--Federal Assistance'', for 
Assistance to Firefighter Grants, the Administrator of the Federal 
Emergency Management Agency may waive subsection (k) of section 33 of 
the Federal Fire Prevention and Control Act of 1974 (15 U.S.C. 2229).

                                TITLE IV

              RESEARCH, DEVELOPMENT, TRAINING, AND SERVICES

                U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services

                         operations and support

    For necessary expenses of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services 
for operations and support, including for the E-Verify Program and for 
the Refugee and International Operations Programs, $242,981,000:  
Provided, That such amounts shall be in addition to any other amounts 
made available for such purposes, and shall not be construed to require 
any reduction of any fee described in section 286(m) of the Immigration 
and Nationality Act (8 U.S.C. 1356(m)):  Provided further, That not to 
exceed $5,000 shall be for official reception and representation 
expenses.

                           federal assistance

    For necessary expenses of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services 
for Federal assistance for the Citizenship and Integration Grant 
Program, $25,000,000, to remain available until September 30, 2024.

                Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers

                         operations and support

    For necessary expenses of the Federal Law Enforcement Training 
Centers for operations and support, including the purchase of not to 
exceed 117 vehicles for police-type use and hire of passenger motor 
vehicles, and services as authorized by section 3109 of title 5, United 
States Code, $354,552,000, of which $66,665,000 shall remain available 
until September 30, 2024:  Provided, That not to exceed $7,180 shall be 
for official reception and representation expenses.

               procurement, construction, and improvements

    For necessary expenses of the Federal Law Enforcement Training 
Centers for procurement, construction, and improvements, $51,995,000, to 
remain available until September 30, 2027, for acquisition of necessary 
additional real property and facilities,

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construction and ongoing maintenance, facility improvements and related 
expenses of the Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers.

                   Science and Technology Directorate

                         operations and support

    For necessary expenses of the Science and Technology Directorate for 
operations and support, including the purchase or lease of not to exceed 
5 vehicles, $384,107,000, of which $219,897,000 shall remain available 
until September 30, 2024:  Provided, That not to exceed $10,000 shall be 
for official reception and representation expenses.

               procurement, construction, and improvements

    For necessary expenses of the Science and Technology Directorate for 
procurement, construction, and improvements, $55,216,000, to remain 
available until September 30, 2027.

                        research and development

    For necessary expenses of the Science and Technology Directorate for 
research and development, $461,218,000, to remain available until 
September 30, 2025.

              Countering Weapons of Mass Destruction Office

                         operations and support

    For necessary expenses of the Countering Weapons of Mass Destruction 
Office for operations and support, $151,970,000, of which $50,446,000 
shall remain available until September 30, 2024:  Provided, That not to 
exceed $2,250 shall be for official reception and representation 
expenses.

               procurement, construction, and improvements

    For necessary expenses of the Countering Weapons of Mass Destruction 
Office for procurement, construction, and improvements, $75,204,000, to 
remain available until September 30, 2025.

                        research and development

    For necessary expenses of the Countering Weapons of Mass Destruction 
Office for research and development, $64,615,000, to remain available 
until September 30, 2025.

                           federal assistance

    For necessary expenses of the Countering Weapons of Mass Destruction 
Office for Federal assistance through grants, contracts, cooperative 
agreements, and other activities, $139,183,000, to remain available 
until September 30, 2025.

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                        Administrative Provisions

    Sec. 401. (a) Notwithstanding any other provision of law, funds 
otherwise made available to U.S. 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.
    (b) The Director of U.S. 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.
    Sec. 402.  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 U.S. 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. 403. <<NOTE: Biometrics.>> Notwithstanding any other provision 
of law, any Federal funds made available to U.S. Citizenship and 
Immigration Services may be used for the collection and use of 
biometrics taken at a U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services 
Application Support Center that is overseen virtually by U.S. 
Citizenship and Immigration Services personnel using appropriate 
technology.

    Sec. 404.  The Director of the Federal Law Enforcement Training 
Centers is authorized to distribute funds to Federal law enforcement 
agencies for expenses incurred participating in training accreditation.
    Sec. 405.  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.
    Sec. 406. (a) The Director of the Federal Law Enforcement Training 
Centers may accept transfers to its ``Procurement, Construction, and 
Improvements'' account from Government agencies requesting the 
construction of special use facilities, as authorized by the Economy Act 
(31 U.S.C. 1535(b)).
    (b) The Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers shall maintain 
administrative control and ownership upon completion of such facilities.
    Sec. 407.  The functions of the Federal Law Enforcement Training 
Centers instructor staff shall be classified as inherently governmental 
for purposes of the Federal Activities Inventory Reform Act of 1998 (31 
U.S.C. 501 note).

                                 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.

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    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) <<NOTE: Notifications. Time periods.>>  None of the 
funds provided by this Act, provided by previous appropriations Acts to 
the components in or transferred to the Department of Homeland Security 
that remain available for obligation or expenditure in fiscal year 2023, 
or provided from any accounts in the Treasury of the United States 
derived by the collection of fees available to the components funded by 
this Act, shall be available for obligation or expenditure through a 
reprogramming of funds that--
            (1) creates or eliminates a program, project, or activity, 
        or increases funds for any program, project, or activity for 
        which funds have been denied or restricted by the Congress;
            (2) <<NOTE: Contracts.>>  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 
        2023 for the Department of Homeland Security;
            (3) augments funding for existing programs, projects, or 
        activities in excess of $5,000,000 or 10 percent, whichever is 
        less;
            (4) reduces funding for any program, project, or activity, 
        or numbers of personnel, by 10 percent or more; or
            (5) results from any general savings from a reduction in 
        personnel that would result in a change in funding levels for 
        programs, projects, or activities as approved by the Congress.

    (b) Subsection (a) shall not apply if the Committees on 
Appropriations of the Senate and the House of Representatives are 
notified at least 15 days in advance of such reprogramming.
    (c) Up to 5 percent of any appropriation made available for the 
current fiscal year for the Department of Homeland Security by this Act 
or provided by previous appropriations Acts may be transferred between 
such appropriations if the Committees on Appropriations of the Senate 
and the House of Representatives are notified at least 30 days in 
advance of such transfer, but no such appropriation, except as otherwise 
specifically provided, shall be increased by more than 10 percent by 
such transfer.
    (d) <<NOTE: Termination date.>>  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) <<NOTE: Applicability.>>  The notification thresholds and 
procedures set forth in subsections (a), (b), (c), and (d) shall apply 
to any use of deobligated balances of funds provided in previous 
Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Acts that remain 
available for obligation in the current year.

    (f) Notwithstanding subsection (c), 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

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notify the Committees on Appropriations of the Senate and the House of 
Representatives at least 5 days in advance of such transfer.
    Sec. 504. (a) <<NOTE: Applicability. 31 USC 501 note.>>  Section 504 
of the Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2017 
(division F of Public Law 115-31), related to the operations of a 
working capital fund, shall apply with respect to funds made available 
in this Act in the same manner as such section applied to funds made 
available in that Act.

    (b) Funds from such working capital fund may be obligated and 
expended in anticipation of reimbursements from components of the 
Department of Homeland Security.
    Sec. 505. (a) <<NOTE: Deadline.>>  Except as otherwise specifically 
provided by law, not to exceed 50 percent of unobligated balances 
remaining available at the end of fiscal year 2023, as recorded in the 
financial records at the time of a reprogramming notification, but not 
later than June 30, 2024, from appropriations for ``Operations and 
Support'' for fiscal year 2023 in this Act shall remain available 
through September 30, 2024, in the account and for the purposes for 
which the appropriations were provided.

    (b) <<NOTE: Notification.>>  Prior to the obligation of such funds, 
a notification shall be submitted to the Committees on Appropriations of 
the Senate and the House of Representatives in accordance with section 
503 of this Act.

    Sec. 506. (a) 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 2023 until the enactment of an Act authorizing 
intelligence activities for fiscal year 2023.
    (b) Amounts described in subsection (a) made available for 
``Intelligence, Analysis, and Situational Awareness--Operations and 
Support'' that exceed the amounts in such authorization for such account 
shall be transferred to and merged with amounts made available under the 
heading ``Management Directorate--Operations and Support''.
    (c) <<NOTE: Briefing. Plan.>>  Prior to the obligation of any funds 
transferred under subsection (b), the Management Directorate shall brief 
the Committees on Appropriations of the Senate and the House of 
Representatives on a plan for the use of such funds.

    Sec. 507. 
(a) <<NOTE: Notifications. Deadlines. Grants. Contracts. Public 
information.>>  The Secretary of Homeland Security, or the designee of 
the Secretary, shall notify the Committees on Appropriations of the 
Senate and the House of Representatives at least 3 full business days in 
advance of--
            (1) making or awarding a grant allocation or grant in excess 
        of $1,000,000;
            (2) making or awarding a 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 $4,000,000;
            (3) awarding 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;
            (4) making a sole-source grant award; or
            (5) announcing publicly the intention to make or award items 
        under paragraph (1), (2), (3), or (4), including a contract 
        covered by the Federal Acquisition Regulation.

    (b) <<NOTE: Determination. Deadline.>>  If the Secretary of Homeland 
Security determines that compliance with this section would pose a 
substantial risk to human

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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.

    (c) 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.

    Sec. 508. <<NOTE: Contracts. Notification.>>  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 Centers is authorized to 
obtain the temporary use of additional facilities by lease, contract, or 
other agreement for training that cannot be accommodated in existing 
Centers' 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.  No Federal funds may be available to pay the salary of 
any employee serving as a contracting officer's representative, or 
anyone acting in a similar capacity, who has not received contracting 
officer's representative training.
    Sec. 511. <<NOTE: Applicability.>>  Sections 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 to 
funds made available in this Act in the same manner as such sections 
applied to funds made available in that Act.

    Sec. 512. (a) None of the funds made available in this Act may be 
used in contravention of the applicable provisions of the Buy American 
Act.
    (b) <<NOTE: Definition.>>  For purposes of subsection (a), the term 
``Buy American Act'' means chapter 83 of title 41, United States Code.

    Sec. 513.  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. 514.  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 the 
Congress.
    Sec. 515. <<NOTE: National identification card.>>  None of the funds 
made available in this Act may be used for planning, testing, piloting, 
or developing a national identification card.

    Sec. 516. <<NOTE: Delegation authority.>>  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.

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    Sec. 517.  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. 518.  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. 519. <<NOTE: Contracts.>>  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. 520. (a) <<NOTE: Pornography.>>  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, territorial, or local law enforcement 
agency or any other entity carrying out criminal investigations, 
prosecution, or adjudication activities.
    Sec. 521. <<NOTE: Contracts.>>  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. 522. <<NOTE: Firearms.>>  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. 523. (a) <<NOTE: Conference 
attendees. Determination. Notifications. Deadline.>>  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.

    (b) <<NOTE: Definition.>>  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.

    (c) The total cost to the Department of Homeland Security of any 
such conference shall not exceed $500,000.
    (d) Employees who attend a conference virtually without travel away 
from their permanent duty station within the United States shall not be 
counted for purposes of this section, and the prohibition contained in 
this section shall not apply to payments for the costs of attendance for 
such employees.

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    Sec. 524.  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. 525. (a) <<NOTE: Pay reform. Employment positions. Time 
periods. Notification.>>  None of the funds made available to the 
Department of Homeland Security by this or any other Act may be 
obligated for the implementation of any structural pay reform or the 
introduction of any new position classification that will affect more 
than 100 full-time 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 positions affected by such 
        change;
            (2) funding required for such change for the current fiscal 
        year and through the Future Years Homeland Security Program;
            (3) justification for such change; and
            (4) <<NOTE: Analysis.>>  for a structural pay reform, an 
        analysis of compensation alternatives to such change that were 
        considered by the Department.

    (b) Subsection (a) shall not apply to such change if--
            (1) it was proposed in the President's budget proposal for 
        the fiscal year funded by this Act; and
            (2) funds for such change have not been explicitly denied or 
        restricted in this Act.

    Sec. 526. (a) <<NOTE: Web posting. Public 
information. Reports. Determination.>>  Any agency receiving funds made 
available in this Act shall, subject to subsections (b) and (c), post on 
the public website 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--
            (1) the public posting of the report compromises homeland or 
        national security; or
            (2) the report contains proprietary information.

    (c) <<NOTE: Time period.>>  The head of the agency posting such 
report shall do so only after such report has been made available to the 
Committees on Appropriations of the Senate and the House of 
Representatives for not less than 45 days except as otherwise specified 
in law.

    Sec. 527. (a) Funding provided in this Act for ``Operations and 
Support'' may be used for minor procurement, construction, and 
improvements.
    (b) For purposes of subsection (a), ``minor'' refers to end items 
with a unit cost of $250,000 or less for personal property, and 
$2,000,000 or less for real property.
    Sec. 528. <<NOTE: Continuation.>>  The authority provided by section 
532 of the Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2018 
(Public Law 115-141) regarding primary and secondary schooling of 
dependents shall continue in effect during fiscal year 2023.

    Sec. 529. <<NOTE: Aliens. Congress.>>  (a) None of the funds 
appropriated or otherwise made available to the Department of Homeland 
Security by this Act may be used to prevent any of the following persons 
from entering, for the purpose of conducting oversight, any facility 
operated by or for the Department of Homeland Security used to detain or 
otherwise house aliens, or to make any temporary modification at any 
such facility that in any way alters what is observed by

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a visiting Member of Congress or such designated employee, compared to 
what would be observed in the absence of such modification:
            (1) A Member of Congress.
            (2) An employee of the United States House of 
        Representatives or the United States Senate designated by such a 
        Member for the purposes of this section.

    (b) Nothing in this section may be construed to require a Member of 
Congress to provide prior notice of the intent to enter a facility 
described in subsection (a) for the purpose of conducting oversight.
    (c) <<NOTE: Time period.>>  With respect to individuals described in 
subsection (a)(2), the Department of Homeland Security may require that 
a request be made at least 24 hours in advance of an intent to enter a 
facility described in subsection (a).

    Sec. 530. (a) For an additional amount for ``Federal Emergency 
Management Agency--Federal Assistance'', $3,000,000, to remain available 
until September 30, 2024, exclusively for providing reimbursement of 
extraordinary law enforcement or other emergency personnel costs for 
protection activities directly and demonstrably associated with any 
residence of the President that is designated or identified to be 
secured by the United States Secret Service.
    (b) <<NOTE: Applicability.>>  Subsections (b) through (f) of section 
534 of the Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2018 
(Public Law 115-141), shall be applied with respect to amounts made 
available by subsection (a) of this section by substituting ``October 1, 
2023'' for ``October 1, 2018'' and ``October 1, 2022'' for ``October 1, 
2017''.

    Sec. 531. <<NOTE: Pregnant women. Determinations.>>  (a) Except as 
provided in subsection (b), none of the funds made available in this Act 
may be used to place restraints on a woman in the custody of the 
Department of Homeland Security (including during transport, in a 
detention facility, or at an outside medical facility) who is pregnant 
or in post-delivery recuperation.

    (b) Subsection (a) shall not apply with respect to a pregnant woman 
if--
            (1) an appropriate official of the Department of Homeland 
        Security makes an individualized determination that the woman--
                    (A) is a serious flight risk, and such risk cannot 
                be prevented by other means; or
                    (B) poses an immediate and serious threat to harm 
                herself or others that cannot be prevented by other 
                means; or
            (2) a medical professional responsible for the care of the 
        pregnant woman determines that the use of therapeutic restraints 
        is appropriate for the medical safety of the woman.

    (c) If a pregnant woman is restrained pursuant to subsection (b), 
only the safest and least restrictive restraints, as determined by the 
appropriate medical professional treating the woman, may be used. In no 
case may restraints be used on a woman who is in active labor or 
delivery, and in no case may a pregnant woman be restrained in a face-
down position with four-point restraints, on her back, or in a restraint 
belt that constricts the area of the pregnancy. A pregnant woman who is 
immobilized by restraints shall be positioned, to the maximum extent 
feasible, on her left side.

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    Sec. 532. <<NOTE: Records.>>  (a) None of the funds made available 
by this Act may be used to destroy any document, recording, or other 
record pertaining to any--
            (1) death of,
            (2) potential sexual assault or abuse perpetrated against, 
        or
            (3) allegation of abuse, criminal activity, or disruption 
        committed by

an individual held in the custody of the Department of Homeland 
Security.
    (b) The records referred to in subsection (a) shall be made 
available, in accordance with applicable laws and regulations, and 
Federal rules governing disclosure in litigation, to an individual who 
has been charged with a crime, been placed into segregation, or 
otherwise punished as a result of an allegation described in paragraph 
(3), upon the request of such individual.
    Sec. 533. <<NOTE: Applicability.>>  Section 519 of division F of 
Public Law 114-113, regarding a prohibition on funding for any position 
designated as a Principal Federal Official, shall apply with respect to 
any Federal funds in the same manner as such section applied to funds 
made available in that Act.

    Sec. 534. (a) <<NOTE: Reports.>>  Not later than 10 days after the 
date on which the budget of the President for a fiscal year is submitted 
to Congress pursuant to section 1105(a) of title 31, United States Code, 
the Under Secretary for Management of Homeland Security shall submit to 
the Committees on Appropriations of the Senate and the House of 
Representatives a report on the unfunded priorities, for the Department 
of Homeland Security and separately for each departmental component, for 
which discretionary funding would be classified as budget function 050.

    (b) Each report under this section shall specify, for each such 
unfunded priority--
            (1) <<NOTE: Summary.>>  a summary description, including the 
        objectives to be achieved if such priority is funded (whether in 
        whole or in part);
            (2) the description, including the objectives to be achieved 
        if such priority is funded (whether in whole or in part);
            (3) account information, including the following (as 
        applicable):
                    (A) appropriation account; and
                    (B) program, project, or activity name; and
            (4) the additional number of full-time or part-time 
        positions to be funded as part of such priority.

    (c) <<NOTE: Definition.>>  In this section, the term ``unfunded 
priority'', in the case of a fiscal year, means a requirement that--
            (1) is not funded in the budget referred to in subsection 
        (a);
            (2) is necessary to fulfill a requirement associated with an 
        operational or contingency plan for the Department; and
            (3) would have been recommended for funding through the 
        budget referred to in subsection (a) if--
                    (A) additional resources had been available for the 
                budget to fund the requirement;
                    (B) the requirement has emerged since the budget was 
                formulated; or
                    (C) the requirement is necessary to sustain prior-
                year investments.

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    Sec. 
535. <<NOTE: Deadlines. Determination. President. Evaluation. Notificatio
ns. Threat assessments.>>  (a) Not later than 10 days after a 
determination is made by the President to evaluate and initiate 
protection under any authority for a former or retired Government 
official or employee, or for an individual who, during the duration of 
the directed protection, will become a former or retired Government 
official or employee (referred to in this section as a ``covered 
individual''), the Secretary of Homeland Security shall submit a 
notification to congressional leadership and 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, the Committee on Homeland Security of the House 
of Representatives, and the Committee on Oversight and Reform of the 
House of Representatives (referred to in this section as the 
``appropriate congressional committees'').

    (b) Such notification may be submitted in classified form, if 
necessary, and in consultation with the Director of National 
Intelligence or the Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, as 
appropriate, and shall include the threat assessment, scope of the 
protection, and the anticipated cost and duration of such protection.
    (c) Not later than 15 days before extending, or 30 days before 
terminating, protection for a covered individual, the Secretary of 
Homeland Security shall submit a notification regarding the extension or 
termination and any change to the threat assessment to the congressional 
leadership and the appropriate congressional committees.
    (d) <<NOTE: Reports.>>  Not later than 45 days after the date of 
enactment of this Act, and quarterly thereafter, the Secretary shall 
submit a report to the congressional leadership and the appropriate 
congressional committees, which may be submitted in classified form, if 
necessary, detailing each covered individual, and the scope and 
associated cost of protection.

    Sec. 536. <<NOTE: Project proposal.>>  (a) None of the funds 
provided to the Department of Homeland Security in this or any prior Act 
may be used by an agency to submit an initial project proposal to the 
Technology Modernization Fund (as authorized by section 1078 of subtitle 
G of title X of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 
2018 (Public Law 115-91)) unless, concurrent with the submission of an 
initial project proposal to the Technology Modernization Board, the head 
of the agency--
            (1) <<NOTE: Notifications.>>  notifies the Committees on 
        Appropriations of the Senate and the House of Representatives of 
        the proposed submission of the project proposal;
            (2) <<NOTE: Records.>>  submits to the Committees on 
        Appropriations a copy of the project proposal; and
            (3) <<NOTE: Analysis.>>  provides a detailed analysis of how 
        the proposed project funding would supplement or supplant 
        funding requested as part of the Department's most recent budget 
        submission.

    (b) <<NOTE: Time period. Reports.>>  None of the funds provided to 
the Department of Homeland Security by the Technology Modernization Fund 
shall be available for obligation until 15 days after a report on such 
funds has been transmitted to the Committees on Appropriations of the 
Senate and the House of Representatives.

    (c) The report described in subsection (b) shall include--
            (1) the full project proposal submitted to and approved by 
        the Fund's Technology Modernization Board;

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            (2) <<NOTE: Contracts.>>  the finalized interagency 
        agreement between the Department and the Fund including the 
        project's deliverables and repayment terms, as applicable;
            (3) <<NOTE: Analysis.>>  a detailed analysis of how the 
        project will supplement or supplant existing funding available 
        to the Department for similar activities;
            (4) <<NOTE: Repayment plan.>>  a plan for how the Department 
        will repay the Fund, including specific planned funding sources, 
        as applicable; and
            (5) other information as determined by the Secretary.

    Sec. 537. <<NOTE: Deadline. Budget.>> Within 60 days of any budget 
submission for the Department of Homeland Security for fiscal year 2024 
that assumes revenues or proposes a reduction from the previous year 
based on user fees proposals that have not been enacted into law prior 
to the submission of the budget, the Secretary of Homeland Security 
shall provide the Committees on Appropriations of the Senate and the 
House of Representatives specific reductions in proposed discretionary 
budget authority commensurate with the revenues assumed in such 
proposals in the event that they are not enacted prior to October 1, 
2023.

    Sec. 538. <<NOTE: Treaty resolution.>>   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. 539. <<NOTE: Contracts. Memorandums. Grants. Loans.>> No 
Federal funds made available to the Department of Homeland Security may 
be used to enter into a procurement contract, memorandum of 
understanding, or cooperative agreement with, or make a grant to, or 
provide a loan or guarantee to, any entity identified under section 
1260H of the William M. (Mac) Thornberry National Defense Authorization 
Act for Fiscal Year 2021 (Public Law 116-283) or any subsidiary of such 
entity.

    Sec. 540.  Section 205 of the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and 
Emergency Assistance Act (42 U.S.C. 5135) is amended--
            (1) in subsection (d)--
                    (A) in paragraph (2)--
                          (i) by striking subparagraph (C);
                          (ii) at the end of subparagraph (A), by adding 
                      ``and''; and
                          (iii) at the end of subparagraph (B), by 
                      striking ``; and'' and inserting a period;
                    (B) in paragraph (3)(D), by striking ``local 
                governments, insular areas, and Indian tribal 
                governments'' and inserting ``local governments and 
                Tribal governments''; and
                    (C) by striking paragraph (4); and
            (2) in subsection (m)--
                    (A) by striking paragraph (3) and inserting the 
                following:
            ``(3) <<NOTE: Definition.>>  Eligible entity.--The term 
        `eligible entity' means a State or an Indian tribal government 
        that has received a major disaster declaration pursuant to 
        section 401.'';
                    (B) by striking paragraphs (5) and (10);
                    (C) by redesignating paragraphs (6) through (9) as 
                paragraphs (5) through (8), respectively; and
                    (D) by redesignating paragraph (11) as paragraph 
                (9).

    Sec. 541.  For an additional amount for ``Federal Emergency 
Management Agency--Federal Assistance'', $3,000,000, to remain available 
until September 30, 2024, for an Emergency Operations Center grant under 
section 614 of the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency 
Assistance Act (42 U.S.C. 5196c), in addition

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to amounts otherwise available, for the project identified as the 
``Vermilion Safe Room'' in the table entitled ``Homeland Incorporation 
of Community Project Funding Items/Congressionally Directed Spending 
Items'' under the heading ``Federal Emergency Management Agency--Federal 
Assistance'' in the explanatory statement described in section 4 in the 
matter preceding division A of Public Law 117-103.
    Sec. 542.  The contents in the ``Senate'' sub column of the 
``Requestor(s)'' column for the project identified as the ``Emergency 
Operations Center'' for the recipient ``Baker County Sheriff's Office'' 
in the table entitled ``Community Project Funding/Congressionally 
Directed Spending'' under the heading ``Disclosure of Earmarks and 
Congressionally Directed Spending Items'' in the explanatory statement 
described in section 4 in the matter preceding division A of Public Law 
117-103 are deemed to be amended by striking ``Wyden'' and inserting 
``Merkley, Wyden''.
    Sec. 543. <<NOTE: Applicability. 6 USC 320 note.>> Subsection (c) of 
section 16005 of title VI of division B of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, 
and Economic Security Act (Public Law 116-136) shall be applied as if 
the language read as follows: ``Subsection (a) shall apply until 
September 30, 2023.''.

    Sec. 544. <<NOTE: Khalid Sheikh Mohammed. Detainees.>>  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) <<NOTE: Cuba.>>  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. 545. <<NOTE: Time period. Effective date. Estimates.>>  (a) The 
Secretary of Homeland Security (in this section referred to as the 
``Secretary'') shall, on a bimonthly basis beginning immediately after 
the date of enactment of this Act, develop estimates of the number of 
noncitizens anticipated to arrive at the southwest border of the United 
States.

    (b) The Secretary shall ensure that, at a minimum, the estimates 
developed pursuant to subsection (a)--
            (1) cover the current fiscal year and the following fiscal 
        year;
            (2) include a breakout by demographics, to include single 
        adults, family units, and unaccompanied children;
            (3) <<NOTE: Verification. Review.>>  undergo an independent 
        validation and verification review;
            (4) are used to inform policy planning and budgeting 
        processes within the Department of Homeland Security; and
            (5) are included in the budget materials submitted to 
        Congress in support of the President's annual budget request 
        pursuant to section 1105 of title 31, United States Code, for 
        each fiscal year beginning after the date of enactment of this 
        Act and, for such budget materials shall include--
                    (A) the most recent bimonthly estimates developed 
                pursuant to subsection (a);
                    (B) a description and quantification of the 
                estimates used to justify funding requests for 
                Department programs related to border security, 
                immigration enforcement, and immigration services;

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                    (C) a description and quantification of the 
                anticipated workload and requirements resulting from 
                such estimates; and
                    (D) a confirmation as to whether the budget requests 
                for impacted agencies were developed using the same 
                estimates.

    (c) The Secretary shall share the bimonthly estimates developed 
pursuant to subsection (a) with the Secretary of Health and Human 
Services, the Attorney General, the Secretary of State, and the 
Committees on Appropriations of the Senate and the House of 
Representatives.
    Sec. 546. (a) For an additional amount for the accounts, in the 
amounts, and for the purposes specified, in addition to amounts 
otherwise made available for such purposes--
            (1) ``U.S. Customs and Border Protection--Operations and 
        Support'', $1,563,143,000 for border management requirements of 
        the U.S. Customs and Border Protection; and
            (2) ``U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement--Operations 
        and Support'', $339,658,000 for non-detention border management 
        requirements.

    (b) None of the funds provided in subsection (a)(1) shall be used--
            (1) to hire permanent Federal employees;
            (2) for any flight hours other than those flown by U.S. 
        Customs and Border Protection, Air and Marine Operations, except 
        for internal transportation of noncitizens; or
            (3) to acquire, maintain, or extend border security 
        technology and capabilities, except for technology and 
        capabilities to improve Border Patrol processing.

    (c) <<NOTE: Deadline. Expenditure plan.>>  Not later than 45 days 
after the date of enactment of this Act, the Under Secretary for 
Management shall provide an expenditure plan for the use of the funds 
made available in subsection (a).

    (d) <<NOTE: Updates. Time period.>>  The plan required in subsection 
(c) shall be updated to reflect changes and expenditures and submitted 
to the Committees on Appropriations of the Senate and the House of 
Representatives every 60 days until all funds are expended or expired.

    Sec. 547. <<NOTE: Applicability. 6 USC 124n note.>> Section 210G(i) 
of the Homeland Security Act of 2002 (6 U.S.C. 124n(i)) shall be applied 
by substituting ``September 30, 2023'' for ``the date that is 4 years 
after the date of enactment of this section''.

                          (rescissions of funds)

    Sec. 548.  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:
            (1) $139,928,000 from the unobligated balances available 
        under the heading ``U.S. Customs and Border Protection--
        Procurement, Construction, and Improvements''.
            (2) $12,207 from the unobligated balances available in the 
        ``Transportation Security Administration--Transportation 
        Security Support'' account (70 X 0554).

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            (3) $32,750,000 from the unobligated balances available in 
        the ``U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services--Operations and 
        Support'' account (70 22/23 0300).
            (4) $187,278 from the unobligated balances available in the 
        ``U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services--Operations and 
        Support'' account (70 X 0300).
            (5) $65,165 from the unobligated balances available in the 
        ``Federal Emergency Management Agency--State and Local 
        Programs'' account (70 X 0560).
            (6) $50,880 from the unobligated balances available in the 
        ``Information Analysis and Infrastructure Protection--Operating 
        Expenses'' account (70 X 0900).
            (7) $113,000,000 from the unobligated balances available 
        under the heading ``Management Directorate--Procurement, 
        Construction, and Improvements''.
            (8) $42,730,000 from Public Law 116-93 under the heading 
        ``Coast Guard--Procurement, Construction, and Improvements''.
            (9) $19,000,000 from Public Law 116-6 under the heading 
        ``Coast Guard--Procurement, Construction, and Improvements''.

    Sec. 549.  The following unobligated balances made available to the 
Department of Homeland Security pursuant to section 505 of the 
Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2022 (Public Law 
117-103) are rescinded:
            (1) $23,858,130 from ``Office of the Secretary and Executive 
        Management--Operations and Support''.
            (2) $604,580 from ``Management Directorate--Operations and 
        Support''.
            (3) $636,170 from ``Intelligence, Analysis, and Operations 
        Coordination--Operations and Support''.
            (4) $338,830 from ``U.S. Customs and Border Protection--
        Operations and Support''.
            (5) $8,972,900 from ``U.S. Immigration and Customs 
        Enforcement--Operations and Support''.
            (6) $6,332,670 from ``United States Secret Service--
        Operations and Support''.
            (7) $1,250,420 from ``Cybersecurity and Infrastructure 
        Security Agency--Operations and Support''.
            (8) $10,899 from ``Federal Emergency Management Agency--
        Operations and Support''.
            (9) $3,208,190 from ``U.S. Citizenship and Immigration 
        Services--Operations and Support''.
            (10) $459,790 from ``Federal Law Enforcement Training 
        Centers--Operations and Support''.
            (11) $141,630 from ``Science and Technology Directorate--
        Operations and Support''.
            (12) $350,450 from ``Countering Weapons of Mass Destruction 
        Office--Operations and Support''.

    This division may be cited as the ``Department of Homeland Security 
Appropriations Act, 2023''.

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   DIVISION G-- <<NOTE: Department of the Interior, Environment, and 
Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2023.>> DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR, 
ENVIRONMENT, AND RELATED AGENCIES APPROPRIATIONS ACT, 2023

                                 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)), 
$1,368,969,000, to remain available until September 30, 2024; of which 
$76,187,000 for annual maintenance and deferred maintenance programs and 
$147,888,000 for the wild horse and burro program, as authorized by 
Public Law 92-195 (16 U.S.C. 1331 et seq.), shall remain available until 
expended:  Provided, <<NOTE: Drilling permits.>> That amounts in the fee 
account of the BLM Permit Processing Improvement Fund 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: 
 Provided further, That of the amounts made available under this 
heading, up to $3,500,000 may be made available for the purposes 
described in section 122(e)(1)(A) of division G of Public Law 115-21 (43 
U.S.C. 1748c(e)(1)(A)):  Provided further, That of the amounts made 
available under this heading, $3,500,000 is for projects specified for 
Land Management Priorities in the table titled ``Interior and 
Environment Incorporation of Community Project Funding Items/
Congressionally Directed Spending Items'' included for this division in 
the explanatory statement described in section 4 (in the matter 
preceding division A of this consolidated Act).

    In addition, <<NOTE: Reduction.>>  $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 
are hereby authorized for fiscal year 2023, so as to result in a final 
appropriation estimated at not more than $1,368,969,000, 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.

                    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

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lands or interests therein, including existing connecting roads on or 
adjacent to such grant lands; $120,334,000, to remain available until 
expended:  Provided, <<NOTE: Transfer authority.>> 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. 2605).

                           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:  Provided, <<NOTE: 43 USC 1735 note.>> That 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 of the Interior 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, <<NOTE: 43 USC 1735 note.>> 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.

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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, <<NOTE: Contracts. Determination.>> 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, <<NOTE: Reimbursements.>> 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.

                 United States Fish and Wildlife Service

                           resource management

                      (including transfer of funds)

    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, $1,555,684,000, to remain available 
until September 30, 2024:  Provided, That not to exceed $23,398,000 
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 such 
section):  Provided further, That of the amount appropriated under this 
heading, $25,641,000, to remain available until September 30, 2025, 
shall be for projects specified for Stewardship Priorities in the table 
titled ``Interior and Environment Incorporation of Community Project 
Funding Items/Congressionally Directed Spending Items'' included for 
this division in the explanatory statement described in section 4 (in 
the matter preceding division A of this consolidated Act):  Provided 
further, That amounts in the preceding proviso may be transferred to the 
appropriate program, project, or activity under this heading

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and shall continue to only be available for the purposes and in such 
amounts as such funds were originally appropriated.

                              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; 
$29,904,000, to remain available until expended.

            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), $24,564,000, to remain available 
until expended, to be derived from the Cooperative Endangered Species 
Conservation Fund.

                      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.), 
$50,000,000, 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.), $5,100,000, 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.), $21,000,000, 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, $73,812,000, to remain available 
until expended:  Provided, That of the amount provided herein, 
$6,200,000 is for a competitive grant program for Indian tribes not 
subject to the remaining provisions of this appropriation:  Provided 
further, That $7,612,000 is for a competitive grant program to implement 
approved plans for

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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, <<NOTE: Apportionment. District of 
Columbia. Territories.>>  That the Secretary shall, after deducting 
$13,812,000 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 <<NOTE: Apportionment.>> the Secretary 
of the Interior 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 <<NOTE: Adjustment.>> amounts 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 <<NOTE: >> amount 
apportioned in 2023 to any State, territory, or other jurisdiction that 
remains unobligated as of September 30, 2024, shall be reapportioned, 
together with funds appropriated in 2025, in the manner provided 
herein.Reap
portionment
 

                        administrative provisions

    The <<NOTE: Contracts. Grants.>> 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 one dollar 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, <<NOTE: Contracts. Determination.>> 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 <<NOTE: Donations.>> the Service may

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accept donated aircraft as replacements for existing aircraft:  Provided 
further, <<NOTE: Fees.>>  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:  Provided further, That the 
second proviso under the heading ``United States Fish and Wildlife 
Service--Resource Management'' in title I of division E of Public Law 
112-74 (16 U.S.C. 742l-1) is amended by striking ``2012'' and inserting 
``2023'' and striking ``$400,000'' and inserting ``$750,000''.

                          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, 
$2,923,424,000, of which $11,661,000 for planning and interagency 
coordination in support of Everglades restoration and $135,980,000 for 
maintenance, repair, or rehabilitation projects for constructed assets 
and $188,184,000 for cyclic maintenance projects for constructed assets 
and cultural resources and $10,000,000 for uses authorized by section 
101122 of title 54, United States Code shall remain available until 
September 30, 2024:  Provided, That funds appropriated under this 
heading in this Act are available for the purposes of section 5 of 
Public Law 95-348:  Provided further, That notwithstanding section 9 of 
the 400 Years of African-American History Commission Act (36 U.S.C. note 
prec. 101; Public Law 115-102), $3,300,000 of the funds provided under 
this heading shall be made available for the purposes specified by that 
Act:  Provided further, That sections (7)(b) and (8) of that 
Act <<NOTE: 36 USC note prec. 101.>> shall be amended by striking ``July 
1, 2023'' and inserting ``July 1, 2024''.

    In addition, for purposes described in section 2404 of Public Law 
116-9, an amount equal to the amount deposited in this fiscal year into 
the National Park Medical Services Fund established pursuant to such 
section of such Act, to remain available until expended, shall be 
derived from such Fund.

                  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, $92,512,000, to remain 
available until September 30, 2024, of which $2,919,000 shall be for 
projects specified for Statutory and Contractual Aid in the table titled 
``Interior and Environment Incorporation of Community Project Funding 
Items/Congressionally Directed Spending Items'' included for this 
division in the explanatory statement described in section 4 (in the 
matter preceding division A of this consolidated Act).

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                       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), $204,515,000, to be derived from the Historic Preservation Fund 
and to remain available until September 30, 2024, of which $26,500,000 
shall be for Save America's Treasures grants for preservation of 
nationally significant sites, structures and artifacts as authorized by 
section 7303 of the Omnibus Public Land Management Act of 2009 (54 
U.S.C. 3089):  Provided, <<NOTE: Grants.>> That an individual Save 
America's Treasures grant shall be matched by non-Federal funds:  
Provided further, That individual projects shall only be eligible for 
one grant:  Provided further, <<NOTE: Approval.>> That all projects to 
be funded shall be approved by the Secretary of the Interior in 
consultation with the House and Senate Committees on Appropriations:  
Provided further, <<NOTE: Determination.>> That of the funds provided 
for the Historic Preservation Fund, $1,250,000 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 under-represented, as determined by the Secretary; 
$29,000,000 is for competitive grants to preserve the sites and stories 
of the Civil Rights movement; $11,000,000 is for grants to Historically 
Black Colleges and Universities; $12,500,000 is for competitive grants 
for the restoration of historic properties of national, State, and local 
significance listed on or eligible for inclusion on the National 
Register of Historic Places, to be made without imposing the usage or 
direct grant restrictions of section 101(e)(3) (54 U.S.C. 302904) of the 
National Historical Preservation Act; $10,000,000 is for a competitive 
grant program to h