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PUBLIC LAW 99-000—MMMM. DD, 1986



PUBLIC LAW 99-640—NOV. 10, 1986

100 STAT. 3545

Public Law 99-640 99th Congress An Act To authorize appropriations for the Coast Guard for fiscal year 1987, and for other purposes.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled. That this Act may be cited as the "Coast Guard Authorization Act of 1986". AUTHORIZATION OF APPROPRIATIONS

Nov. 10, 1986 [H.R. 4208]

Coast Guard Authorization Act of 1986. Uniformed services. Maritime affairs.

SEC. 2. Funds are authorized to be appropriated for necessary expenses of the Coast Guard for fiscal year 1987, as follows: (1) For the operations and maintenance of the Coast Guard, $1,862,800,000, of which not more than $20,000,000 may be made available to the Commandant of the Coast Guard for discretionary use in meeting unanticipated demands and needs for Coast Guard operation and maintenance; and for increases in salary, pay, and other employee benefits authorized by law, such sums as may be necessary. (2) For the acquisition, construction, rebuilding, and improvement of aids to navigation, shore facilities, vessels, and aircraft, including equipment related thereto, $267,000,000, to remain available until expended. (3) For research, development, test, and evaluation, $20,000,000, to remain available until expended. (4) For retired pay, including the payment of obligations therefor otherwise chargeable to lapsed appropriations for this purpose, and payments under the Retired Serviceman's Family Protection and Survivor Benefit Plans, and for payments for medical care of retired personnel and their dependents under

the Dependents' Medical Care Act, $364,000,000. 10 USC (5) If funds are appropriated to any other officer of the United 1071-1085, States for carrying out the purposes described in paragraphs (1) note. through (4) of this section, such officer may transfer to the Secretary of the department in which the Coast Guard is operat; ing the full amount of such funds. Such funds shall be allocated by the Secretary to such purposes. AUTHORIZED LEVELS OF MILITARY STRENGTH AND MILITARY TRAINING

SEC. 3. (a) For fiscal year 1987, the Coast Guard is authorized an end-of-year strength for active duty personnel of 39,200. The authorized strength does not include members of the Ready Reserve called to active duty under the authority of section 712 of title 14, United States Code. (h) For fiscal year 1987, the Coast Guard is authorized average military training student loads as follows: (1) For recruit and special training, 3,200 student-years. (2) For flight training, 110 student-years.

•NOTE: " [ H. R. 4208]" has been added in lieu of "[H.R. 4708]' in the bill number reference in the margin.