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105 STAT. 1184 PUBLIC LAW 102-172—NOV. 26, 1991 concern, or to insure that a new product or idea of a specific concern is given financial support: Contracts. Provided, That this limitation shall not apply to contracts in an amount of less than $25,000, contracts related to improvements of equipment that is in development or production, or contracts as to which a civilian official of the Department of Defense, who has been confirmed by the Senate, determines that the award of such contract is in the interest of the national defense. SEC. 8053. None of the funds available to the Department of Defense in this Act shall be used to demilitarize or dispose of more than 310,784 unserviceable Ml Garand rifles and Ml Carbines. SEC. 8054. Notwithstanding any other provision of law, none of the funds appropriated by this Act shall be available to pay more than 50 percent of an amount paid to any person under section 308 of title 37, United States Code, in a lump sum. SEC. 8055. None of the funds appropriated by this Act may be used by the Department of Defense to assign a supervisor's title or grade when the number of people he or she supervises is considered as a basis for this determination: Provided, That savings that result from this provision are represented as such in future budget proposals. SEC. 8056. None of the funds appropriated by this Act available for the Civilian Health and Medical Program of the Uniformed Services shall be available for the payment of the expenses under the Program for the first $150 of the charges for all types of care authorized under the provisions of section 1079(a) of title 10, United States Code, under plans contracted for under the provisions of section 1079 or section 1086 of title 10, United States Code, and received in an outpatient status after April 1, 1991: Provided, That the foregoing limitation shall not exceed the first $300 in the case of a family group of two or more persons covered by section 1079(a) of title 10, United States Code: Provided further. That higher deductible amounts and/or total or partial restrictions on the availability of care (other than emergency care) in facilities of the uniformed services may be prescribed by the Secretary of Defense in the case of beneficiaries eligible for enrollment under health care plans contracted for under section 1097 of title 10, United States Code, who chose not to enroll in such plans: Provided further. That the provisions of this section shall not apply in the case of dependents of military members in grades E-1 through E-4. SEC. 8057. None of the funds appropriated by this or any other Act with respect to any fiscal year for the Navy may be used to carry out an electromagnetic pulse program in the Chesapeake Bay area in connection with the Electromagnetic Pulse Radiation Environment Simulator for Ships (EMPRESS II) program unless or until the Secretary of Defense certifies to the Congress that conduct of the EMPRESS II program is essential to the national security of the United States and to achieving requisite military capability for United States naval vessels, and that the economic, environmental, and social costs to the United States of conducting the EMPRESS II program in the Chesapeake Bay area are far less than the economic, environmental, and social costs caused by conducting the EMPRESS II program elsewhere. SEC. 8058. Of the funds appropriated by this Act, no more than $4,000,000 shall be available for the health care demonstration project regarding chiropractic care required by section 632(b) of the Department of Defense Authorization Act, 1985, Public Law 98-525.