Page:United States Statutes at Large Volume 106 Part 3.djvu/944

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106 STAT. 2738 PUBLIC LAW 102-484—OCT. 23, 1992 10 USC 2701 SEC. 4452. GRANTS TO INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION TO PRO- i^ote VIDE TRAINING IN ENVIRONMENTAL RESTORATION AND HAZARDOUS WASTE MANAGEMENT. (a) ESTABLISHMENT OF PROGRAM. — The Secretary of Defense may establish a program to assist institutions of higher education, as defined in section 1201(a) of the Higher Education Act of 1965 (20 U.S.C. 1141(a)), to provide education and training in environmental restoration and hazardous waste management. (b) FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE.—The Secretary may award grants to such institutions under the program established under subsection (a). (c) ELIGIBILITY AND SELECTION. —(1) To be eligible for financial assistance under this section, such an institution shall submit to the Secretary a proposal for such assistance in the time and manner and containing the information required by the Secretary. (2) The Secretary shall, pursuant to a merit-based selection process, select such institutions to receive fiuiding under a program established under this section based upon— (A) the proposal of such an institution to provide expertise, training, and education in environmental restoration and hazardous waste management and other environmental fields applicable to defense manufacturing sites and Department of Defense and Department of Energy defense facilities; and (B) any other criteria prescribed by the Secretary. (d) FUNDING FOR FISCAL YEAR 1993.— Of the amount authorized to be appropriated in section 301(5), $10,000,000 shall be available to carry out the program established under subsection (a). Subtitle F—Job Training and Employment and Educational Opportunities 10 USC 1143 SEC. 4461. IMPROVED COORDINATION OF JOB TRAINING AND PLACE- note- MENT PROGRAMS FOR MEMBERS OF THE ARMED FORCES. The Secretary of Defense shall consult with the Secretary of Labor, the Secretary of Education, the Secretary of Veterans Affairs, and the Economic Adjustment Committee to improve the coordination of, and eliminate duplication between, the following job training and placement programs available to members of the Armed Forces who are discharged or releasedfiromactive duty: (1) The Job Training Partnership Act (29 U.S.C. 1501 et seq.). (2) Sections 1143 and 1144 of title 10, United States Code. (3) Chapter 41 of title 38, United States Code. (4) The Carl D. Perkins Vocational and Applied Technology Education Act (20 U.S.C. 2301 et seq.). (5) The Act of August 16, 1937 (Chapter 663; 50 Stat 664; 29 U.S.C. 50 et seq.), commonly known as the National Apprenticeship Act. (6) The Wagner-Peyser Act (29 U.S.C. 49 et seq.) SEC. 4462. ENCOURAGEMENT FOR CONTINUING PUBLIC AND COMMU- NITY SERVICE. (a) PERMANENT PROGRAM.—(1) Chapter 58 of title 10, United States Code, is amended by inserting after section 1143 the following new section: