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104 STAT. 2306 PUBLIC LAW 101-525—NOV. 6, 1990 Board terms shall take effect at the first meeting of the Board occurring after the date of the enactment of the Congressional Award Amendments of 1990: "(A) Those members who have served 10 years or more, as of the date of such meeting, shall have an appointment expiring on a date 2 years from October 1, 1990. "(B) Those members who have served for 6 months or less, as of the date of such meeting, shall have an appointment expiring on a date 6 years from October 11, 1990. "(C) All other members shall apportion the remaining Board positions between equal numbers of 2 and 4 year terms (providing that if there are an unequal number of remaining members, there shall be a predominance of 4 year terms), such apportionment to be made by lot. "(3)(A) Subject to the limitations in subparagraphs (B) and (C) of this paragraph, members of the Board may be reappointed, provided that no member may serve more than 2 consecutive terms. "(B) Members of the Board covered under paragraph (2)(A) of this section shall not be eligible for reappointment to the Board. Members of the Board covered under subparagraphs (B) and (C) of paragraph (2) of this section may be reappointed for 1 additional consecutive 4 year term. "(C) Members of the Board who serve as chairman of the Board shall not have the time during which they serve as chairman used in the computation of their period of service for purposes of this paragraph and paragraph (2).". SEC. 6. REMOVAL FROM BOARD. Section 4 of the Congressional Award Act (2 U.S.C. 803) is amended by adding at the end the following new subsection: "(j) Any member of the Board who fails to attend 4 consecutive Board meetings scheduled pursuant to the bylaws of the Board and for which proper notice has been given under such bylaws, or to send a designee of such member (approved in advance by the Board under provisions of its bylaws), is, by operation of this subsection, removed, for cause, from the Board as of the date of the last meeting from which they are absent. The Chairman of the Board shall take such steps as are necessary to inform members who have 3 absences of this subsection. The Chairman shall notify the House and the Senate, including the appropriate committees of each body, whenever there is a vacancy created by the operation of this subsection.". SEC. 7. TECHNICAL AMENDMENT, STATEWIDE COUNCILS, ACCEPTANCE OF FUNDS AND RESOURCES. (a) TECHNICAL AMENDMENT. —Section 7 of the Congressional Award Act (2 U.S.C. 806) is amended by inserting "(a)" after the section designation. (b) STATEWIDE COUNCILS.— Section 7 of the Congressional Award Act (2 U.S.C. 806) is amended— (1) in subsection (b)(2)— (A) in subparagraph (C)— (i) by striking "conducting" and inserting "conduct"; and (ii) by striking "State and"; (B) by redesignating subparagraphs (D) through (G) as subparagraphs (E) through (H), respectively, and by inserting after subparagraph (C) the following new subparagraph: