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PUBLIC LAW 100-000—MMMM. DD, 1987

PUBLIC LAW 100-180—DEC. 4, 1987

101 STAT. 1067

(4) the Secretary of Defense, with the concurrence of the Administrator of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, submits to the Committees on Armed Services and Appropriations of the Senate and House of Representatives a report on the ALS program that includes— (A) a copy of the agreement described in paragraph (1); (B) a detailed description of the management plan described in paragraph (2); and (C) a copy of the cost-sharing agreement described in paragraph (3). (b) PAYLOAD COST GOAL.—Any request for proposals issued by the Department of Defense for the ALS program— (1) shall include as a goal a cost per pound of payload placed in low earth orbit of $300 or less (in constant fiscal year 1987 dollars); and (2) may not include a request for bids or proposals for an interim capability that would have a higher cost per pound of payload than specified under paragraph (1). SEC. 257. SPACE LAUNCH RECOVERY

(a) TRANSFER OF FUNDS.—Of the funds appropriated pursuant to section 201 for research, development, test, and evaluation, a total of up to $50,000,000 may be transferred from the Army and the Navy to the Air Force for activities related to space launch recovery. (b) NOTICE TO CONGRESS.—No transfer of funds may be made under subsection (a) until the Secretary of Defense has notified Congress of the proposed transfer and a period of 30 days has elapsed after the date on which notice of the proposed transfer is received by Congress. SEC. 258. STUDIES OF NUCLEAR WARHEAD FOR ARMY TACTICAL MISSILE SYSTEM

(a) Funds available to the Department of Defense or to the Department of Energy may be obligated or expended for studies and analyses of the military utility and cost of a nuclear warhead option for the Army Tactical System (ATACMS). (b) No funds may be obligated or expended for the purpose of developing, testing, producing, or integrating nuclear warheads for the Army Tactical Missile System (ATACMS) unless— (1) the Secretary of Defense certifies to the Committees on Armed Services of the Senate and the House of Representatives that the Army Tactical Missile System has achieved an initial operational capability with United States Army units permanently stationed in the Federal Republic of Germany; (2) such development, testing, production, or integration has been specifically authorized by legislation enacted after the date of the enactment of this Act; and (3) the Secretary of Defense has submitted to the Committees on Armed Services and Appropriations of the Senate and House of Representatives the comprehensive analysis required by section 1001 of the options available to the United States to preserve an adequate theater nuclear capability in Europe if a treaty with respect to intermediate-range nuclear forces (INF) is concluded between the United States and the Soviet Union.

Research and development. Federal Republic of Germany.

Union of Soviet Socialist Republics.