110 STAT. 2854 PUBLIC LAW 104-201—SEPT. 23, 1996 SEC. 3191. AUTHORIZATIONS FOR ECONOMIC ASSISTANCE AND MISCELLANEOUS PAYMENTS. (a) AUTHORIZATION AMENDMENT. —Section 15(a) of the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant Land Withdrawal Act (106 Stat. 4791) is amended— (1) in the subsection caption, by striking "15-YEAR " and inserting "14-YEAR"; and (2) by striking "15 fiscal years beginning with the fiscal year in which the transport of transuranic waste to WIPP is initiated" and inserting "14 fiscal years beginning with fiscal year 1998". (b) REQUIREMENT FOR SEPARATE AUTHORIZATIONS. —Such section 15(a) is further amended by adding at the end the following: "The authorization of appropriations for funds for payments to the State under the preceding sentence shall be separate from any authorization of appropriations of funds for WIPP.". (c) FISCAL YEAR 1997 FUNDING.— Of the amount authorized to be appropriated for the Department of Energy by section 3102(b), $20,000,00(5 shall be available for the purpose of a payment by the Secretary of Energy to the State of New Mexico for road improvements in connection with the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant. TITLE XXXII—DEFENSE NUCLEAR FACILITIES SAFETY BOARD Sec. 3201. Authorization. SEC. 3201. AUTHORIZATION. There are authorized to be appropriated for fiscal year 1997, $17,000,000 for the operation of the Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board under chapter 21 of the Atomic Energy Act of 1954 (42 U.S.C.2286et seq.). TITLE XXXIII—NATIONAL DEFENSE STOCKPILE Subtitle A—Authorization of Disposals and Use of Funds Sec. 3301. Definitions. Sec. 3302. Authorized uses of stockpile funds. Sec. 3303. Disposal of cert;ain materials in National Defense Stockpile. Subtitle B—Programmatic Change Sec. 3311. Biennial report; on stockpile requirements. Sec. 3312. Notification requirements. Sec. 3313. Importation of strategic and critical materials. Subtitle A—Authorization of Disposals and Use of Funds 50 USC 98d note. SEC. 3301. DEFINITIONS. In this title: (1) The term "National Defense Stockpile" means the stockpile provided for in section 4 of the Strategic and Critical Materials Stock Piling Act (50 U.S.C. 98c).