93 STAT. 344
PUBLIC LAW 96-47—AUG. 8, 1979 Public Law 96-47 96th Congress
An Act Aug. 8, 1979 [S. 976]
To authorize appropriations for the international affairs functions of the Department of the Treasury for fiscal year 1980.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the Treasury United States of America in Congress assembled, That section 5 of the Department, Act of November 8, 1978 (92 Stat. 3092) is amended— international (1) by inserting "(a)" after "SEC. 5."; affairs functions. (2) by inserting "and $22,375,000 for fiscal year 1980," after Appropriations authorization. "1979"; and (3) by adding at the end thereof the following: "(b) In addition to the amount authorized by subsection (a), there are authorized to be appropriated for fiscal year 1980 not to exceed $800,000 which shall be available only for the payment of (1) any 5 USC 5301 note. increase pursuant to the Federal Pay Comparability Act of 1970, or 92 Stat. 1171. section 5382(c) of the Civil Service Reform Act of 1978, in salaries of 5 USC 5382. employees engaged in the functions described in subsection (a) and for the payment of increases in agency contributions attributable thereto; and (2) any increases in allowances and benefits arising from increases in the cost of living authorized to be provided pursuant to section 2.". Approved August 8, 1979.
LEGISLATIVE HISTORY: HOUSE REPORT No. 96-152 accompanying H.R. 3347 (Comm. on Banking, Finance and Urban Affairs). SENATE REPORT No. 96-170 (Comm. on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs). CONGRESSIONAL RECORD, Vol. 125 (1979): May 22, considered and passed Senate. June 8, H.R. 3347 considered and passed House; proceedings vacated and S. 976, amended, passed in lieu. June 21, Senate concurred in House amendment with an amendment. July 27, House concurred in Senate amendment.