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106 STAT. 4682 PUBLIC LAW 102-575—OCT. 30, 1992 of age (subject to existing laws and regulations), sex, or religion, and to the extent feasible in connection with the efficient performance of such functions, training and employment opportunities shall be provided to members of the Yankton-Sioux Tribe regardless of age (subject to existing laws and regulations), sex, or religion who are not fully qualified to perform such functions. SEC. 2007. FEDERAL RECLAMATION LAWS GOVERN. This title is a supplement to the Federal reclamation laws (Act of June 17, 1902, 32 Stat. 388, and Acts supplemental thereto and amendatory thereof). The Federal reclamation laws shall govern all functions undertaken pursuant to this title, except as otherwise provided in this title. SEC. 2008. COST SHARING. (a) IN GENERAL.—The Secretary is authorized and directed to enter into negotiations with State and local interests for an agreement providing for the equitable sharing of the costs of constructing the Lake Andes-Wagner Unit. (b) The agreement shall include provisions for: (1) the establishment and capitalization of the non-Federal fund, including, subject to the Secretary's approval, investment policies and selection of the administering nnancial institution, and including also provisions dealing with withdrawals of moneys in the fund for construction purposes; (2) the District to administer the design and construction, which shall be subject to the approval of the Secretary, of the distribution and drainage systems for the Lake Andes- Wagner Unit; (3) financing, from moneys in the fund referred to in paragraph (1), the construction cost of the ring dike; and (4) financing, from moneys in the fund referred to in para-

graph (1), the construction cost of the Unit's closed drainage system; subject to the conditions that: (A) construction of the closed drainage system shall commence not earlier than the sixth year of full operation of the Unit and shall continue over a period of thirty- five years as reauired by the Secretary subject to such modincations in the commencement date and the construction period as the Secretary determines to be required on the basis of physical conditions; and (B) the District, in addition to such annual assessment as may be required to meet its expenses (including operation and maintenance costs and any annual repayment installments to the United Stated) shall, commencing three years after issuance by the Secretary of a notice that construction of the Unit (other than drainage facilities) has been completed, levy assessments annually of not less than $1.00 per irrigable acre calculated to provide moneys sufficient, together with other moneys in the fund, including anticipated accruals, referred to in paragraph (1), to finance the construction of the closed drainage system. (c) Notwithstanding any other requirements of this section, the Secretary shall require that the agreement to be negotiated pursuant to this section shall provide that the total non-Federal share of the costs of construction allocable to irrigation of the facilities of the Lake Andes-Wagner Unit to be constructed pursuant to subsection (a) of section 2004 of this title (other than the costs