PUBLIC LAW 95-426—OCT. 7, 1978
92 STAT. 963
Public Law 95-426 95th Congress An Act To authorize appropriations for fiscal year 1979 for the Department of State, the International Communication Agency, and the Board for International Broadcasting, to make changes in the laws relating to those agencies, to make changes in the Foreign Service personnel system, to establish policies and responsibilities with respect to science, technology, and American diplomacy, and for other purposes.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assemhted^ SHORT TITLE
Oct. 7, 1978 [H.R. 12598]
Foreign Relations Authorization Act, Fiscal Year 1979.
1. This Act may be cited as the "Foreign Relations Authorization Act, Fiscal Year 1979". SECTION
TITLE I—DEPARTMENT OF STATE AUTHORIZATION OF APPROPRIATIONS FOR FISCAL YEAR 1979
SEC. 101. (a) There are authorize^ to be appropriated for the Department of State for the fiscal year 1979 to carry out the authorities, functions, duties, and responsibilities in the conduct of the foreign affairs of the United States, including trade negotiations, and other purposes authorized by law, the following amounts: (1) For "Administration of Foreign Affairs", $849,118,000. (2) For "International Organizations and Conferences", $412,826,000. (3) For "International Commissions", $20,773,000. (4) For "Migration and Refugee Assistance", $116,536,000. (5) For increases in salary, pay, retirement, and other employee benefits authorized by law, and for other nondiscretionary costs, such amounts as may be necessary. (b) Amounts appropriated under this section are authorized to remain available until expended. (c) Funds authorized to be appropriated for the fiscal year 1979 by paragraphs (1) through (4) of subsection (a) may be appropriated for the fiscal year 1979 for a purpose for which appropriations are authorized by any other of those paragraphs, except that the total amount appropriated for a purpose described in any of those paragraphs may not exceed by more than 10 percent the amount specifically authorized for that purpose by subsection (a).
SUPPLEMENTAL AUTHORIZATION FOR FISCAL YEAR 1978 FOR INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS AND CONFERENCES
SEC. 102. Section 101(a)(2) of the Foreign Relations Authoriza- 91 Stat. 844. tion Act, Fiscal Year 1978, is amended by striking out "$389,412,000" and inserting in lieu thereof "$426,687,000".