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PUBLIC LAW 104-194—SEPT. 9, 1996 110 STAT. 2377 educational offering, or activity not described in clause (i) or (ii) of subparagraph (A), including adult education programs, or for field trips or similar activities.". SEC. 146. (a) COMPLIANCE WITH BUY AMERICAN ACT.— None of the funds made available in this Act may be expended by an entity unless the entity agrees that in expending the funds the entity will comply with the Buy American Act (41 U.S.C. 10a- 10c). (b) SENSE OF CONGRESS; REQUIREMENT REGARDING NOTICE, — (1) PURCHASE OF AMERICAN-MADE EQUIPMENT AND PROD- UCTS.— In the case of any equipment or product that may be authorized to be purchased with financial assistance provided using funds made available in this Act, it is the sense of the Congress that entities receiving the assistance should, in expending the assistance, purchase only American-made equipment and products to the greatest extent practicable. (2) NOTICE TO RECIPIENTS OF ASSISTANCE.— In providing financial Vassistance using funds made available in this Act, the head of each agency of the Federal or District of Columbia government shall provide to each recipient of the assistance a notice describing the statement made in paragraph (1) by the Congress. (c) PROHIBITION OF CONTRACTS WITH PERSONS FALSELY LABEL- ING PRODUCTS AS MADE IN AMERICA.—I f it has been finally determined by a court or Federal agency that any person intentionally affixed a label bearing a "Made in America" inscription, or any inscription with the same meaning, to any product sold in or shipped to the United States that is not made in the United States, the person shall be ineligible to receive any contract or subcontract made with funds made available in this Act, pursuant to the debarment, suspension, and ineligibility procedures described in sections 9.400 through 9.409 of title 48, Code of Federal Regulations. SEC. 147. Notwithstanding any other law, the District of Columbia Housing Finance Agency, established by section 210 of the District of Columbia Housing Finance Agency Act, effective March 3, 1979 (D.C. Law 2-135; D.C. Code, sec. 45-2111) shall not be required to repay moneys advanced by the District government (including accrued interest thereon) pursuant to Congressional appropriations for fiscal years 1980 through 1992. SEC. 148. Section 2561(b) of the District of Columbia School Reform Act of 1995 (Public Law 104-134) is amended to read Ante, p. 1321- as follows: 143. "(b) LIMITATION,—^A waiver under subsection (a) shall not apply to requirements under 40 U.S.C. 267a-276a-7 and Executive Order 11246.", ENERGY AND WATER SAVINGS AT DISTRICT OF COLUMBL\ FACILITIES SEC, 149, The Director of the District of Columbia Office of Energy shall, subject to the contract approval provisions of Public Law 104-8— (A) develop a comprehensive plan to identify and accomplish energy conservation measures to achieve maximum costeffective energy and water savings; (B) enter into innovative financing and contractual mecha- Contracts, nisms including, but not limited to, utility demand-side management programs and energy savings performance contracts and