Page:United States Statutes at Large Volume 113 Part 3.djvu/55

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PUBLIC LAW 106-117—NOV. 30, 1999 113 STAT. 1573 (3) Construction of a surgical suite and post-anesthesia care unit at the Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Kansas City, Missouri, in an amount not to exceed $13,000,000. (4) Renovations and environmental improvements at the Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Atlanta, Georgia, in an amount not to exceed $12,400,000. (5) Demolition of buildings at the Dwight D. Eisenhower Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Leavenworth, Kansas, in an amount not to exceed $5,600,000. (6) Renovation to provide a domiciliary at Orlando, Florida, in a total amount not to exceed $2,400,000, to be derived only from funds appropriated for Construction, Major Projects, for a fiscal year before fiscal year 2000 that remain available for obligation. SEC. 402. AUTHORIZATION OF MAJOR MEDICAL FACILITY LEASES. The Secretary of Veterans Affairs may enter into leases for medical facilities as follows: (1) Lease of an outpatient clinic, Lubbock, Texas, in an amount not to exceed $1,112,000. (2) Lease of a research building, San Diego, California, in an amount not to exceed $1,066,500. SEC. 403. AUTHORIZATION OF APPROPRIATIONS. (a) IN GENERAL. —There are authorized to be appropriated to the Secretary of Veterans Affairs for fiscal year 2000 and for fiscal year 2001— (1) for the Construction, Major Projects, account $57,500,000 for the projects authorized in paragraphs (1) through (5) of section 401; and (2) for the Medical Care account, $2,178,500 for the leases authorized in section 402. (b) LIMITATION. —The projects authorized in paragraphs (1) through (5) of section 401 may only be carried out using— (1) funds appropriated for fiscal yesir 2000 or fiscal year 2001 pursuant to the authorization of appropriations in subsection (a); (2) funds appropriated for Construction, Major Projects, for a fiscal year before fiscal year 2000 that remain avEulable for obligation; and (3) funds appropriated for Construction, Major Projects, for fiscal year 2000 for a category of activity not specific to a project. TITLE V—BENEFITS AND EMPLOYMENT MATTERS Subtitle A—Compensation and DIG SEC. 501. DEPENDENCY AND INDEMNITY COMPENSATION FOR SUR- JohnWilUam VIVING SPOUSES OF FORMER PRISONERS OF WAR. Rolen Act. (a) SHORT TITLE. —This section may be cited as the "John 38 USC loi note. Wiliiam Rolen Act". (b) ELIGIBILITY.— Section 1318(b) is amended— (1) by striking "that either—" in the matter preceding paragraph (1) and inserting "rated totally disabling if—";