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PUBLIC LAW 96-000—MMMM. DD, 1980

PUBLIC LAW 96-304—JULY 8, 1980

94 STAT. 871

FLOOD CONTROL AND COASTAL EMERGENCIES

For expenses necessary for flood control and coastal emergencies, $170,000,000, to remain available until expended. Any activity undertaken by virtue of funds appropriated herein for the relief of the emergency situation created by the eruptions of the volcano at Mount Saint Helens in Washington State is not prohibited by or otherwise subject to regulation under section 301, 402, or 404 of the Federal Water Pollution Control Act of 1972, as amended, or section 10 of the?LV^fo]F ^' River and Harbor Act of 1899: Provided, That as expeditiously as 33 USC 403 possible, consistent with the protection of the public interests through the continuation of the emergency dredging, disposal, and related activities neccessary, the Corps of Engineers shaQ initiate accelerated and abbreviated procedures, includhig as is appropriate, public notices and opportunities for public hearings, for such activities under section 404 of the Federal Water Pollution Control Act of 1972, as amended, and section 10 of the River and Harbor Act of 1899. OPERATION AND MAINTENANCE, GENERAL

For an additional amount for "Operation and Maintenance, General", $70,000,000, to remain available until expended. Any activity undertaken by virtue of funds appropriated herein for the relief of the emergency situation created by the eruptions of the volcano at Mount Saint Helens in Washington State is not prohibited by or otherwise subject to regulation under section 301,402, or 404 of the Federal Water Pollution Control Act of 1972, as amended, or section 10 of the River and Harbor Act of 1899: Provided, That as expeditiously as possible, consistent with the protection of the public interests through the continuation of the emergency dredging, disposal, and related activities necessary, the Corps of Engineers shall initiate accelerated and abbreviated procedures, including as is appropriate, public notices and opportunities for public hearings, for such activities under section 404 of the Federal Water Pollution Control Act of 1972, as amended and section 10 of the River and Harbor Act of 1899. ALASKA HYDROELECTRIC POWER DEVELOPMENT FUND (RESCISSION)

Of the funds appropriated for "Alaska Hydroelectric Power Development Fund" in Public Law 95-240, making supplemental appropri- 92 Stat. 113. ations, $5,450,000 are rescinded. ADMINISTRATIVE PROVISIONS

The limitation under this head in Public Law 96-69, the Energy and Water Development Appropriation Act, 1980, for expenditures of 93 Stat. 443. the capital investment program of the revolving fund is increased to $140,000,000.