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PUBLIC LAW 100-000—MMMM. DD, 1988

PUBLIC LAW 100-459—OCT. 1, 1988

102 STAT. 2219

SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION SALARIES AND EXPENSES (INCLUDING TRANSFER OF FUNDS)

For necessary expenses, not otherwise provided for, of the Small Business Administration, including hire of passenger motor vehicles and not to exceed $2,500 for official reception and representation expenses, $228,490,000, of which $45,000,000 shall be available for grants for performance in fiscal year 1989 or fiscal year 1990 for Small Business Development Centers as authorized by section 21(a) of the Small Business Act, as amended: Provided, That not more than $350,000 of this amount shall be made available to pay the expenses of the National Small Business Development Center Advisory Board and to reimburse centers for participating in evaluations as provided in section 20(a) of such Act, and to maintain a clearinghouse as provided in section 21(g)(2) of such Act: Provided further. That none of the funds appropriated or made available by this Act or otherwise appropriated or made available to the Small Business Administration shall be used to adopt, implement, or enforce any rule or regulation with respect to the Small Business Development Center program authorized by section 21 of the Small Business Act, as amended (15 U.S.C. 648) nor may any of such funds be used to impose any restrictions, conditions or limitations on such program whether by standard operating procedure, audit guidelines or otherwise, unless such restrictions, conditions or limitations were in effect on October 1, 1987, unless specifically approved by the Committees on Appropriations under reprogramming procedures except that this provision shall not apply to uniform common rules applicable to multiple Federal departments and agencies including the Small Business Administration; nor may any of such funds be used to restrict in any way the right of association of participants in such program: Provided further. That none of the funds appropriated for the Small Business Administration under this Act may be used to impose any new or increased loan giiaranty fee or debenture guaranty fee unless specifically permitted by subsequently enacted authorizing legislation: Provided further. That none of the funds appropriated for the Small Business Administration under this Act may be used to impose any new or increased user fee or management assistance fee unless the Administration notifies the Appropriations Committees of the Senate and the House of Representatives and the Committees on Small Business of the Senate and the House of Representatives at least 30 days prior to the imposition of such fee. In addition, such sums as may be necessary for disaster loan-making activities, including loan servicing, shall be transferred to this appropriation from the "Disaster Loan Fund". REVOLVING FUNDS

The Small Business Administration is hereby authorized to make such expenditures, within the limits of funds and borrowing authority available to its revolving funds, and in accord with the law, and to make such contracts and commitments without regard to fiscal year limitations as provided by section 104 of the Government Corporation Control Act, as amended, as may be necessary in carrying out the programs set forth in the budget for the current fiscal