PUBLIC LAW 87-843-OCT. 18, 1962
OPERATION AND M A I N T E N A N C E
For operation and maintenance of projects or parts thereof, as enumerated above, including gaging stations, $1,950,000: Provided, That expenditures for the Rio Grande bank protection project shall be subject to the provisions and conditions contained in the appropriation for said project as provided by the Act approved April 25, 1945 (59 Stat. 89). CONSTRUCTION
For detailed plan preparation and construction of projects authorized by the convention concluded February 1, 1933, between the United States and Mexico, the Acts approved August 19, 1935, as amended (22 U.S.C. 277-277f), Augustr 29, 1935 (49 Stat. 961), June 4, 1936 (49 Stat. 1463), June 28, 1941 (22 U.S.C. 277f), September 13, 1950 (22 U.S.C. 277d-l-9), and the projects stipulated in the treaty between the United States and Mexico signed at Washington on February 3, 1944, $11,000,000, to remain available until expended: Provided, That no expenditures shall be made for the Lower Rio Grande floodcontrol project for construction on any land, site, or easement in connection with this project except such as has been acquired by donation and the title thereto has been approved by the Attorney General of the United States: Provided further, That the Anzalduas diversion dam shall not be operated for irrigation or water supply purposes in the United States unless suitable arrangements have been made with the prospective water users for repayment to the Government of such portions of the costs of said dam as shall have been allocated to such purposes by the Secretary of State. ^
49 Stat. eeo. 55 Stat. 338. 64 Stat. 846. 59 Stat. 1219.
AMERICA N SECTIONS, INTERNATIONAL COMMISSION S
For expenses necessary to enable the President to perform the obligations of the United States pursuant to treaties oetween the United States and Great Britain, in respect to Canada, signed January 11, 1909 (36 Stat. 2448), and February 24,^ 1925 (44 Stat. 2102), the treaty between the United States and Canada, signed February 27, 1950, including services as authorized by section 15 of the Act of August 2, 1946 (5 U.S.C. 55a); hire of passenger motor vehicles; $415,000, to be disbursed under the direction of the Secretary of State, and to be available also for additional expenses of the American Sections, International Commissions, as heremafter set forth: International Joint Commission, United States and Canada, the salary of one Commissioner on the part of the United States who shall serve at the pleasure of the President (the other Commissioners to serve in that capacity without compensation therefor); salaries of clerks and oCher employees appointed by the Commissioners on the art of the United States with the approval solely of the Secretary of tate; travel expenses and compensation of witnesses in attending hearings of the Commission at such places in the United States and Canada as the Commission or the American Commissioners shall determine to be necessary; and special and technical investigations in connection with matters falling within the Commission's jurisdiction: Provided, That transfers of funds may be made to other agencies of the Government for the performance of work for which this appropriation is made. International Boundary Commission, United States and Canada, the completion of such remaining work as may be required under the award of the Alaskan Boundary Tribunal and the existing treaties between the United States and Great Britain; commutation of sub-
48 Stat. i62i.
1 UST 694. so Stat. a 10.