Page:United States Statutes at Large Volume 105 Part 2.djvu/69

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PUBLIC LAW 102-154—NOV. 13, 1991 105 STAT. 1021 tion of interest, including defeasible and equitable interests in any real property or any facility or for plant or facility acquisition or expansion, $458,104,000, to remain available until expended, of which $338,000 is for the functions of the Office of the Federal Inspector for the Alaska Natural Gas Transportation System established pursuant to the authority of Public Law 94-586 (90 Stat. 2908-2909) and of which $3,100,000 is available for the fuels program: Provided, That none of the funds made available under this head may be managed by any individual who is not subject to the "employment floor" provisions in Public Law 97-257 as amended or, in the alternate, who is not the Acting Assistant Secretary for Fossil Energy: Provided further. That no part of the sum herein made available shall be used for the field testing of nuclear explosives in the recovery of oil and gas: Provided further. That the funds provided under this head in fiscal year 1991 for the purchase of supercomputer time needed for Fossil Energy programmatic purpose shall be provided as a grant to the University of Nevada-Las Vegas: Provided further. That disbursements pursuant to such a grant shall be made only upon the actual use of such supercomputer time upon request by Fossil Energy and receipt by Fossil Energy of the products therefrom. Of the funds provided herein, $2,000,000 shall be available for a grant for the National Research Center for Coal and Energy, and $1,500,000 shall be for a grant to be matched on an equal basis from other sources for the University of North Dakota Energy and Environmental Research Center. Of the funds herein provided, $40,800,000 is for implementation of the June 1984 multiyear, cost-shared magnetohydrodynamics program targeted on proof-of-concept testing: Provided, That 35 per centum private sector cash or in-kind contributions shall be required for obligations in fiscal year 1992, and for each subsequent fiscal year's obligations private sector contributions shall increase by 5 per centum over the life of the proof-of-concept plan: Provided further. That existing facilities, equipment, and supplies, or previously expended research or development funds are not cost-sharing for the purposes of this appropriation, except as amortized, depreciated, or expended in normal business practice: Provided further. That cost-sharing shall not be required for the costs of constructing or operating Government-owned facilities or for the costs of Government organizations, National Laboratories, or universities and such costs shall not be used in calculating the required percentage for private sector contributions: Provided further. That private sector contribution percentages need not be met on each contract but must be met in total for each fiscal year. Funds in the amount of $8,000,000 provided under this head in Public Law 101-512 to initiate a ten-year industry/government cooperative agreement to design, construct, and operate a proof-of- concept oil shale facility employing modified in-situ retorting and surface processing of mined shale and waste at Federal Prototype Oil Shale Lease Tract Cb near Meeker, Colorado, are rescinded. ALTERNATIVE FUELS PRODUCTION (INCLUDING TRANSFER OF FUNDS) Monies received as investment income on the principal amount in the Great Plains Project Trust at the Norwest Bank of North