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106 STAT. 4890 PUBLIC LAW 102-581—OCT. 31, 1992 "(e) LIMITED SOURCES OF PROCUREMENT. —The Administrator shall have the same authority as the Administrator would have under section 2304(c)(l) of title 10, United States Code, if the Federal Aviation Achninistration were an agency listed under section 2303(a) of title 10, United States Code. "(h) CONTRACT TOWER PROGRAM. —The Administrator may enter into a contract, on a sole source basis, with a State or gDlitical subdivision thereof for the purpose of permitting such tate or political subdivision to operate an airport traffic control tower classified as a level I visual fught rules tower by the Administrator if the Administrator determines that the State or political subdivision has the capability to comply with the requirements of this subsection. Any such contract snail reauire that the State or political subdivision comply with all applicable safety regulations in its operation of the facility and with applicable competition requirements in the subcontracting of any work to be performed under the contract.". (b) CONFORMING AMENDMENT. — The portion of the table of contents contained in the first section of such Act relating to section 303 is amended by adding at the end the following: ^ ) Limited sources of procurement. ) Contract tower program.". SEC. 202. AVIATION SECURITY TRAINING. Section 316(c) of the Federal Aviation Act of 1958 (49 U.S.C. 49 USC app. 1357(c)) is amended by inserting "(1)" afler "(c)" and by adding ^^ '^- at the end the following new paragraph: "(2) REIMBURSEMENT FOR CERTAIN EXPENSES.At the discretion of the Administrator, reimbursement may be made for travel, transportation, and subsistence expenses for the security training of non-Federal domestic and loreign security personnel whose services will contribute significantly to carry- ing out civU aviation security programs under tms section. To the extent practicable, air travel reimbursed under this paragraph shall be conducted on United States air carriers.". SEC. 203. HAZARDS TO SAFE AND EFFICIENT AIR COMMERCE. (a) NOTICE OF CONSTRUCTION. —Section 1101(a) of the Federal Aviation Act of 1958 (49 U.S.C. App. 1501(a)) is amended— (1) by inserting after "oi the construction or alteration," the following: "or the establishment or expansion,"; (2) by inserting after "or of the proposed construction or alteration," the following: "or of the proposed establishment or expansion,"; and (3) by inserting "or sanitary landfill" after "structure". 49 USC app. (b) LANDFILL HAZARD STUDY AND REPORT. — 1501 note. Q) REQUIREMENTS.—The Secretary of Transportation, in consultation with the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, shall conduct a study to determine whether a municipal solid waste facility located within a 5-mile radius of the end of a runway may have the potential for attracting or sustaining bird movements (from feeding, watering, or roosting in the area) that may pose a hazard across the runways or approach and departure patterns of aircraft. (2) REPORT.—Not later than December 31, 1993, the Secretary of Transportation shall transmit to Congress, after first having provided an opportunity for public comment, a report on the results of the study conducted under paragrapl^ (D*