110 STAT. 3009-343 PUBLIC LAW 104-208—SEPT. 30, 1996 GENERAL PROVISIONS—OFFICE OF PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT SEC. 421. The first sentence of section 1304(e)(1) of title 5, United States Code, is amended by inserting after "basis" the following ", including personnel management services performed at the request of individual agencies (which would otherwise be the responsibility of such agencies), or at the request of nonappropriated fund instrumentalities". SEC. 422. Paragraph (1) of section 8906(e) of title 5, United States Code, is amended— (1) by striking the last sentence of that paragraph and redesignating the remainder of that paragraph as (1)(A); (2) by adding at the end of paragraph (1)(A) (as so designated) the following: "(B) During each pay period in which an enrollment continues under subparagraph (A)— "(i) employee and Government contributions required by this section shall be paid on a current basis; and "(ii) if necessary, the head of the employing agency shall approve advance payment, recoverable in the same manner as under section 5524a(c), of a portion of basic pay sufficient to pay current employee contributions. "(C) Each agency shall establish procedures for accepting direct payments of employee contributions for the purposes of this paragraph.". OFFICE OF INSPECTOR GENERAL SALARIES AND EXPENSES (INCLUDING TRANSFER OF TRUST FUNDS) For necessary expenses of the Office of Inspector General in carrying out the provisions of the Inspector General Act, as amended, including services as authorized by 5 U.S.C. 3109, hire of passenger motor vehicles, $960,000; and in addition, not to exceed $8,645,000 for administrative expenses to audit the Office of Personnel Management's retirement and insurance programs, to be transferred from the appropriate trust funds of the Office of Personnel Management, as determined by the Inspector General: Provided, That the Inspector General is authorized to rent conference rooms in the District of Columbia and elsewhere. GOVERNMENT PAYMENT FOR ANNUITANTS, EMPLOYEES HEALTH BENEFITS For pa3anent of Government contributions with respect to retired employees, as authorized by chapter 89 of title 5, United States Code, and the Retired Federal Employees Health Benefits Act (74 Stat. 849), as amended, such sums as may be necessary. GOVERNMENT PAYMENT FOR ANNUITANTS, EMPLOYEE LIFE INSURANCE For payment of Government contributions with respect to employees retiring after December 31, 1989, as required by chapter 87 of title 5, United States Code, such sums as may be necessary.