110 STAT. 1568 PUBLIC LAW 104-179—AUG. 6, 1996 is responsible for the day-to-day operation of such poHtical party at the national level; "(iv) the term 'national Federal campaign committee' means an organization that, by virtue of the bylaws of a political party, is established primarily for the purpose of providing assistance, at the national level, to candidates nominated by that party for election to the office of Senator or Representative in, or Delegate or Resident Commissioner to, the Congress; "(v) the term 'State committee' means the organization which, by virtue of the bylaws of a political party, is responsible for the day-to-day operation of such political party at the State level; "(vi) the term 'political party* means an association, committee, or organization that nominates a candidate for election to any Federal or State elected office whose name appears on the election ballot as the candidate of such association, committee, or organization; and "(vii) the term 'State' means a State of the United States, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, and any territory or possession of the United States.". SEC. 6. PAY LEVEL. Section 207(c)(2)(A)(ii) of title 18, United States Code, is amended by striking "level V of the Executive Schedule," and inserting "level 5 of the Senior Executive Service,". Approved August 6, 1996. LEGISLATIVE HISTORY—H.R. 3235 (S. 699): HOUSE REPORTS: No. 104-595, Pt. 1 (Comm. on the Judiciary). SENATE REPORTS: No. 104-244 accompanying S. 699 (Comm. on Governmental Affairs). CONGRESSIONAL RECORD, Vol. 142 (1996): June 4, considered and passed House. July 24, considered and passed Senate.