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PUBLIC LAW 104-208—SEPT. 30, 1996 110 STAT. 3009-272 have published final regulations in consultation with the Secretary of Education to carry out this section. SEC. 515. (a) TECHNICAL AMENDMENT TO OTHER ROTC AND MILITARY RECRUITING PROVISIONS. —Sections 508 and 509 of the Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act, 1997, are amended by striking "when it is made known to the Federal official having authority to obligate or expend such funds" each place it appears and inserting "if the Secretary of Defense determines". (b) EFFECTIVE DATE. —Sections 508 and 509 of the Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act, 1997, shall not take effect until the expiration of the 180-day period beginning on the date of the enactment of this Act, by which date the Secretary of Defense shall have published final regulations to carry out such sections (as amended by subsection (a)). SEC. 516. None of the funds made available in this Act may be obligated or expended to enter into or renew a contract with an entity when it is made known to the Federal official having authority to obligate or expend such funds that— (1) such entity is otherwise a contractor with the United States and is subject to the requirement in section 4212(d) of title 38, United States Code, regarding submission of an annual report to the Secretary of Labor concerning emplo)ment of certain veterans; and (2) such entity has not submitted a report as required by that section for the most recent year for which such requirement was applicable to such entity. SEC. 517. (a) Notwithstanding any provision of the Carl D. Perkins Vocational and Applied Technology Act (as such Act was in effect on September 24, 1990), a State shall be deemed to have met the requirements of section 503 of such Act with respect to decisions appealed by applications filed on April 30, 1993 and October 29, 1993 under section 452(b) of the General Education Provisions Act. (b) Subsection (a) shall take effect on October 1, 1996. SEC. 518. None of the funds appropriated in this Act may be made available to any entity under title X of the Public Health Service Act unless it is made known to the Federal official having authority to obligate or expend such funds that the applicant for the award certifies to the Secretary that it encourages family participation in the decision of the minor to seek family planning services. SEC. 519. Of the budgetary resources available to agencies in this Act for salaries and expenses during fiscal year 1997, $30,500,000, to be allocated by the Office of Management and Budget, are permanently canceled: Provided, That the foregoing provision shall not apply to the Food and Drug Administration and the Indian Health Service: Provided further. That amounts available in this Act for congressional and legislative affairs, public affairs, and intergovernmental affairs activities are hereby reduced by $2,000,000. SEC. 520. VOLUNTARY SEPARATION INCENTIVES FOR EMPLOYEES 5 USC 5597 note. OF CERTAIN FEDERAL AGENCIES. —(a) DEFINITIONS.— For the purposes of this section— (1) the term "agency" means the Railroad Retirement Board and the Office of Inspector General of the Railroad Retirement Board;