112 STAT. 3596 PUBLIC LAW 105-393—NOV. 13, 1998 Public Law 105-393 105th Congress An Act Nov. 13, 1998 [S. 2364J Economic Development Administration and Appalachian Regional Development Reform Act of 1998. Urban and rural areas. 42 USC 3121 note. To reauthorize and make reforms to programs authorized by the Public Works and Economic Development Act of 1965 and the Appalachian Regional Development Act of 1965. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE; TABLE OF CONTENTS. (a) SHORT TITLE. —This Act may be cited as the "Economic Development Administration and Appalachian Regional Development Reform Act of 1998". (b) TABLE OF CONTENTS.— The table of contents of this Act is as follows: Sec. 1. Short title; table of contents. TITLE I—ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT Sec. 101. Short title. Sec. 102. Reauthorization of Public Works and Economic Development Act of 1965. Sec. 103. Conforming amendment. Sec. 104. Transition provisions. Sec. 105. Effective date. TITLE II—APPALACHIAN REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT Sec. 201. Short title. Sec. 202. Findings and purposes. Sec. 203. Meetings. Sec. 204. Administrative expenses. Sec. 205. Compensation of employees. Sec. 206. Administrative powers of Commission. Sec. 207. Cost sharing of demonstration health projects. Sec. 208. Repeal of land stabilization, conservation, and erosion control program. Sec. 209. Repeal of timber development program. Sec. 210. Repeal of mining area restoration program. Sec. 211. Repeal of water resource survey. Sec. 212. Cost sharing of housing projects. Sec. 213. Repeal of airport safety improvements program. Sec. 214. Cost sharing of vocational education and education demonstration projects. Sec. 215. Repeal of sewage treatment works program. Sec. 216. Repeal of amendments to Housing Act of 1954. Sec. 217. Supplements to Federal grant-in-aid programs. Sec. 218. Program development criteria. Sec. 219. Distressed and economically strong counties. Sec. 220. Grants for administrative expenses and commission projects. Sec. 221. Authorization of appropriations for general program. Sec. 222. Extension of termination date. Sec. 223. Technical amendment.