106 STAT. 2558 PUBLIC LAW 102-484—OCT. 23, 1992 Congress to appropriate for the Department of State for such fiscalyear for international peacekeeping activities. "(d) CONSULTATION.—The Secretary of Defense shall consult with the Secretary of State before furnishing any assistance pursuant to subsection (a). "(e) DETERMINATIONS REQUIRED.— No assistance may be furnished pursuant to subsection (a) unless the Secretary of Defense certifies to Congress that the provision of such assistance will not adversely affect the military preparedness of the United States. Reports. «(f) ADVANCE NOTICE TO CONGRESS.— Not less than 30 days before obligating any funds for purposes of subsection (a), the Secretary of Defense shall transmit to Congress a report on the proposed obligation. The report shall— "(1) specify the account, budget activity, and particular program or programs from which the funds proposed to be obligated are to be derived and the amount of the proposed obligation; "(2) specify the activities and forms of assistance for which the Secretary of Defense plans to obligate such funds; and "(3) include the certification required by subsection (e). "(g) DEFINITION. —In this section, the term 'defense authorization Act' means an Act that authorizes appropriations for one or more fiscal years for military activities of the Department of Defense, including the activities described in paragraph (7) of section 114(a) of this title. "(h) TERMINATION. —The authority of the Secretary of Defense to furnish assistance under subsection (a) shall expire on September 30, 1993. ". (2) The table of sections at the beginning of such chapter is amended by adding at the end the following new item: "403. International peacekeeping activities. ". Subtitle F—Overseas Operation and Maintenance Activities 10 USC 1592 SEC. 1351. PROHIBITION ON PAYMENT OF SEVERANCE PAY TO CER- "o^ TAIN FOREIGN NATIONALS IN THE PHILIPPINES. (a) PROHIBITION. — Funds available to the Department of Defense may not be used to pay severance pay to a foreign national employed by the Department of Defense in the Republic of the Philippines if the discontinuation of the employment of the foreign national is the result of the termination of basing rights of the United States military in the Republic of the Philippines. (b) PROHIBITION ON ALLOWANCE OF CERTAIN SEVERANCE PAY AS CONTRACT COSTS. —Funds available to the Department of Defense may not be used to pay the costs of severance pay paid by a contractor to a foreign national employed by the contractor under a defense service contract in the Philippines if the discontinuation of the employment of the foreign national is the result of the termination of basing rights of the United States military in the Philippines. SEC. 1352. FOREIGN SEVERANCE COSTS. (a) REPEAL OF LIMITATION ON PROHIBITION OF PAYMENT OF CERTAIN FOREIGN SEVERANCE COSTS.— Section 311(b)(3)(B) of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Years 1990 and 1991 10 USC 1592 (Public Law 101-189; 103 Stat. 1412) is repealed. note.