Page:United States Statutes at Large Volume 108 Part 4.djvu/59

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PUBLIC LAW 103-337—OCT. 5, 1994 108 STAT. 2693 "(e) APPLICABILITY.—The provisions of subsections (a) and (b) shall apply to an ACAT I level integrated or stand-alone electronic combat system gind to an ACAT I level integrated or stand-alone command, control, and communications countermeasure system that has not entered engineering and manufacturing development as ofSeptemberl, 1994. ". (c) WAIVER.—Section 220 of such Act is further amended by adding at the end the following new subsection: "(f) WAIVER AUTHORITY.—(1) The Secretary of Defense may waive the requirements of subsection (a) with respect to a system in any case in which the Secretary determines that a waiver is necessary in the interests of national security. "(2) Whenever the Secretary proposes to make such a waiver, the Secretary shall submit to Congress a notice of the proposed waiver and the reasons for the waiver. The waiver may then be made only after the expiration of the 30-day period that begins on the date on which the notice is submitted to Congress.". SEC. 215. ADVANCED SELF PROTECTION JAMMER (ASPJ) PROGRAM. (a) REQUIREMENT TO OBLIGATE FUNDS FOR ASPJ.—Subject to subsection (b), the Secretary of the Navy shall, not later than September 30, 1994, obligate funds appropriated to the Department of Defense for fiscal year 1994 and prior years to carry out logistics support and maintenance of existing Advanced Self Protection Jammer (ASPJ) systems, and integration of such systems from the Navy inventory into the F-14D aircraft for testing and evaluation. The Secretary may acquire sufficient racks, spares, and logistic support, including hardware and software, necessary to maintain the existing ASPJ systems in the Navy inventory. (b) LIMITATION.— The Secretary of the Navy may obligate funds under subsection (a) only to the extent provided in appropriations Acts. (c) RELATIONSHIP TO OTHER PROVISION OF LAW.—The Secretary of the Navy shall carry out subsection (a) notwithstanding section 122 of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 1993 (Public Law 102-484; 106 Stat. 2334). SEC. 216. ADVANCED LITHOGRAPHY PROGRAM. (a) PURPOSE.— The purpose of the Advanced Lithography Program (in this section referred to as the "ALP") is to fund goaloriented research and development to be conducted in both the public and private sectors to help achieve a competitive position for American lithography tool manufacturers in the international market place. (b) CONDUCT OF PROGRAM.—(1) The program shall be conducted in accordance with research and development plans (including an interim plan) developed by the Semiconductor Technology Council, established in section 273 of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Years 1988 and 1989 (15 U.S.C. 4603) (as amended by section 263(b) of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 1994 (Public Law 103-160; 107 Stat. 1608)). (2) The interim plan referred to in paragraph (1) shall be the Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA) 1994 development plan for lithography. (c) PROGRAM MANAGEMENT.—The Advanced Research Projects Agency (ARPA) shall be the executive agent for the ALP and shall ensure seamless, fully integrated incorporation of the program plan-