PUBLIC LAW 99-661—NOV. 14, 1986
100 STAT. 3857
in this section for fiscal year 1987 to provide for (1) paying administrative costs of providing the transportation described in subsection (a), and (2) providing for the acquisition of transportation assets for the distribution of supplies outside the United States to accomplish the purposes of this section. "(e) AVAILABILITY OF FUNDS.—Amounts appropriated pursuant to the authorization in subsection (a) shall remain available until expended, to the extent provided in appropriation Acts.". (b) REPORTS.—The Secretary of Defense shall submit to the Committees on Armed Services of the Senate and House of Representatives two reports, one of which shall be submitted not later than 60 days after the date of the enactment of this Act and the other not later than June 1, 1987. Each such report shall contain (as of the date on which the report is submitted) the following information: (1) The total amount of funds obligated for humanitarian relief under section 305 of the Department of Defense Authorization Act, 1986 (Public Law 99-145; 99 Stat. 617) (as amended by subsection (a)). (2) The number of scheduled and completed flights for purposes of providing humanitarian relief under section 305 of such Act. (3) A description of any transfer (including to whom the transfer is made) of excess nonlethal supplies of the Department of Defense made available for humanitarian relief purposes under section 2547 of title 10, United States Code.
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SEC. 332. EXTENSION OF AUTHORITY OF SECRETARY OF DEFENSE TO TRANSPORT HUMANITARIAN RELIEF SUPPLIES TO CERTAIN COUNTRIES
Section 1540(a) of the Department of Defense Authorization Act, 1985 (Public Law 98-525; 98 Stat. 2637), is amended by striking out "fiscal years 1985 and 1986" and inserting in lieu thereof "fiscal year 1987". SEC. 333. HUMANITARIAN AND CIVIC ASSISTANCE PROVIDED CONJUNCTION WITH A MILITARY OPERATION
(a) IN GENERAL.—(1) Part I of subtitle A of title 10, United States Code, is amended by adding at the end the following new chapter:
"CHAPTER 20—HUMANITARIAN AND CIVIC ASSISTANCE PROVIDED IN CONJUNCTION WITH MILITARY OPERATIONS "Sec. "401. "402. "403. "404. "405. "406.
Armed forces participation in humanitarian and civic assistance activities. Approval of the Secretary of State. Payment of expenses. Annual report to Congress. Definition of humanitarian and civic assistance. Expenditure limitation.
"§ 401. Armed forces participation in humanitarian and civic lo USC 401. assistance activities "(a) Under regulations prescribed by the Secretary of Defense, the Secretary of a military department may carry out humanitarian and civic assistance activities in conjunction with authorized mili-