Page:United States Statutes at Large Volume 108 Part 4.djvu/778

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108 STAT. 3412 PUBLIC LAW 103-356 —OCT. 13, 1994 6304 of title 5, United States Code, and who has to such employee's credit annual leave in excess of the maximum accumulation otherwise permitted by subsection (a) or (b) of section 6304 (determined applying the amendment made by subsection (a)), such excess annual leave shall remain to the credit of the employee and be subject to reduction, in the same manner as providea in subsection (c) of section 6304. TITLE III—STREAMLINING MANAGEMENT CONTROL 31 USC 1113 SEC. 301. AUTHORITY TO INCREASE EFFICIENCY IN REPORTING TO note. CONGRESS. (a) PURPOSE. —The purpose of this title is to improve the efficiency of executive branch performance in implementing statutory requirements for reports to Congress and committees of Congress such as the elimination or consolidation of duplicative or obsolete reporting requirements and adjustments to deadlines that shall provide for more efficient workload distribution or improve the quality of reports. (b) AUTHORITY OF THE DIRECTOR. —The Director of the Office of Management and Budget may publish annually in the budget submitted by the President to the Congress, recommendations for consolidation, elimination, or adjustments in frequency and due dates of statutorily required periodic reports to the Congress or committees of Congress. For each recommendation, the Director shall provide an individualized statement of the reasons that support the recommendation. In addition, for each report for which a recommendation is made, the Director shall state with specificity the exact consolidation, elimination, or adjustment in frequency or due date that is recommended. (c) RECOMMENDATIONS.— The Director's recommendations shall be consistent with the purpose stated in subsection (a). (d) CONSULTATION.—Before the publication of the recommendations under subsection (b), the Director or his designee shall consult with the appropriate congressional committees concerning the recommendations. FfnJndai TITLE IV—FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT Management ffuSC 3301 ^^^' ^^^' ^^^^'^ TITLE. note. This title may be cited as the "Federal Financial Management Act of 1994". SEC. 402. ELECTRONIC PAYMENTS. (a) IN GENERAL.—Section 3332 of title 31, United States Code, is amended to read as follows:

    • § 3332. Required direct deposit

"(a)(1) Notwithstanding any other provision of law, all Federal wage, salary, and retirement payments shall be paid to recipients of such payments by electronic funds transfer, unless another method has been determined by the Secretary of the Treasury to be appropriate.