98 STAT. 1882
Ft. DeRussy, Hawaii.
Military exercises, prior notice.
PUBLIC LAW 98-473—OCT. 12, 1984
tion, except where otherwise provided under existing law, or under existing Executive order issued pursuant to existing law. SEC. 116. Notwithstanding any other provision of law, any funds appropriated to a military department or defense agency for the construction of military projects may be obligated for a military construction project or contract, or for any portion of such a project or contract, at any time before the end of the fourth fiscal year after the fiscal year for which funds for such project were appropriated if the funds obligated for such project (1) are obligated from funds available for military construction projects, and (2) do not exceed the amount appropriated for such projects, plus any amount by which the cost of such project is increased pursuant to law. SEC. 117. None of the funds appropriated in this Act may be obligated or expended in any way for the express purpose of the sale, lease, or rental of any portion of land currently identified as Fort DeRussy, Honolulu, Hawaii. SEC. 118. None of the funds in this Act may be used to initiate a new installation overseas without prior notification to the Committees on Appropriations. SEC. 119. None of the funds appropriated in this Act for F-16 beddown projects at Misawa, Japan, may be obligated or expended unless there has been notification to the Committees on Appropriations that the approved Government of Japan budget for fiscal year 1985 includes projects associated with the F-16 beddown as an additive over the level of funding provided in Japanese fiscal year 1984 for the facilities improvement program. SEC. 120. None of the funds appropriated in this Act may be obligated for contracts estimated by the Government to exceed $10,000,000 for military construction projects to be accomplished in Japan or in any NATO member country if that country has not increased its defense spending by at least 3 per centum in calendar year 1983, as certified by the Secretary of Defense, unless such contracts require that all installed equipment utilized in such projects have been manufactured in the United States. SEC. 121. None of the funds appropriated in this Act may be obligated for architect and engineer contracts estimated by the Government to exceed $1,000,000 for projects to be accomplished in Japan or in any NATO member country if that country has not increased its defense spending by at least 3 per centum in calendar year 1983, as certified by the Secretary of Defense, unless such contracts are awarded to United States firms or United States firms in joint venture with host nation firms. SEC. 122. None of the funds appropriated in this Act for military construction in the United States territories and possessions in the Pacific and on Kwajalein Island may be used to award any contract estimated by the Government to exceed $5,000,000 to a foreign contractor: Provided, That this section shall not be applicable to contract awards for which the lowest responsive bid of a United States contractor exceeds the lowest responsive bid of a foreign contractor by greater than 20 per centum. SEC. 123. The Secretary of Defense is to inform the Committees on Appropriations and Committees on Armed Services of the plans and scope of any proposed military exercise involving United States personnel prior to its occurring, if amounts expended for construction, either temporary or permanent, are anticipated to exceed $100,000.