113 STAT. 1586 PUBLIC LAW 106-117—NOV. 30, 1999 "(2) information with respect to the accuracy of decisions, including trends in that information; and "(3) such other information as the Secretary considers appropriate.". (2) The table of sections at the beginning of such chapter is amended by adding at the end the following new items: "SUBCHAPTER III—QUALITY ASSURANCE "7731. Establishment. " 77 32. Functions. "77 33. Personnel. "7734. Annual report to Congress.". 38 USC 7731 (b) EFFECTIVE DATE. — Subchapter III of chapter 77 of title note. 38, United States Code, as added by subsection (a), shall take effect at the end of the 60-day period beginning on the date of the enactment of this Act. SEC. 802. EXTENSION OF AUTHORITY TO MAINTAIN A REGIONAL OFFICE IN THE REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES. Section 315(b) is amended by striking "December 31, 1999" and inserting "December 31, 2003". SEC. 803. EXTENSION OF ADVISORY COMMITTEE ON MINORITY VET- ERANS. Section 544(e) is amended by striking "December 31, 1999" and inserting "December 31, 2003". SEC. 804. TECHNICAL AMENDMENT TO AUTOMOBILE ASSISTANCE PRO- GRAM. Section 3903(e)(2) is amended by striking "(not owned by the Government)". TITLE IX—HOMELESS VETERANS PROGRAMS SEC. 901. HOMELESS VETERANS' REINTEGRATION PROGRAMS. (a) IN GENERAL.— Chapter 41 is amended by adding at the end the following new section: '*§ 4111. Homeless veterans' reintegration programs "(a) IN GENERAL. — The Secretary, acting through the Assistant Secretary of Labor for Veterans' Employment and Training, shall conduct, directly or through grant or contract, such programs as the Secretary determines appropriate to expedite the reintegration of homeless veterans into the labor force. " (b) AUTHORITY TO MONITOR EXPENDITURE OF FUNDS. —The Secretary may collect such information as the Secretary considers appropriate to monitor and evaluate the distribution and expenditure of funds appropriated to carry out this section, and such information shall be furnished to the Secretary in such form as the Secretary determines appropriate. "(c) DEFINITION. —For purposes of this section, the terrti liomeless veteran' has the meaning given that term by section 3771(2) of this title. "(d) AUTHORIZATION OF APPROPRIATIONS. —(1) There are authorized to be appropriated to carry out this section amounts as follows: "(A) $10,000,000 for fiscal year 2000.