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PUBLIC LAW 94-000—MMMM. DD, 1975

89 STAT. 604

Appropriation authorization.

Appropriation authorization.

PUBLIC LAW 94-118—OCT. 20, 1975 (4) support for fellowships and scholarships at the graduate and faculty levels in Japan and the United States in accord with the purposes of this Act; (5) support for visiting professors and lecturers at colleges and universities in Japan and the United States; and (6) support for other Japan-United States cultural and educational activities consistent with the purposes of this Act. (c) Amounts in the Fund may also be used to pay administrative expenses of the Japan-United States Friendship Commission, established by section 4 of this Act, as directed by that Commission. (d) There is authorized to be appropriated to the Fund, for fiscal year 1976, an amount equal to 7.5 per centum of the total funds payable to the United States pursuant to the Agreement Between Japan and the United States of America Concerning the Ryukyu Islands and the Daito Islands, signed at Washington and Tokyo, June 17, 1971. (e)(1) There is authorized to be appropriated to the Fund, for fiscal year 1976, in addition to the amount authorized to be appropriated by subsection (d) of this section, those funds available in United States accounts in Japan and transferred by the Government of Japan to the United States pursuant to the United States request made under article V of the agreement between the United States of America and Japan regarding the settlement of Postwar Economic Assistance to Japan, signed in Tokyo, January 9, 1962, and the exchange of notes of the same date (13 U.S.T. 1957; T.I.A.S. 5154) (the G.A.R.I.O.A. Account), including interest accruing to the G.A.R.I.O.A. Account. (2) The amount authorized to be appropriated by paragraph (1) of this subsection shall not include any amount required by law to be applied to United States participation in the International Ocean Exposition to be held in Okinawa, Japan. (3) Any unappropriated portion of the amount authorized to be appropriated by subsection (d) of this section and paragraph (1) of this subsection for fiscal year 1976 may be appropriated in any subsequent fiscal year. THE J A P A N - UNITED STATES F R I E N D S H I P

Establishment.

22 USC 2903. Membership.

COMMISSION

SEC. 4. (a) There is established a commission to be known as the Japan-United States Friendship Commission (hereafter referred to as the "Commission"). The Commission shall be composed of— (1) the members of the United States Panel of the Joint Committee on United States-Japan Cultural and Educational Cooperation; (2) two Members of the House of Representatives, to be appointed at the beginning of each Congress or upon the occurrence of a vacancy during a Congress by the Speaker of the House of Representatives; (3) two Members of the Senate, to be appointed at the beginning of each Congress or upon the occurrence of a vacancy during a Congress by the President pro tempore of the Senate; (4) the Chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts; and (5) the Chairman of the National Endowment for the Humanities.