PUBLIC LAW 110–161—DEC. 26, 2007
121 STAT. 1893
(c) Subparagraph (C) of section 101(c)(3) of the Emergency Steel Loan Guarantee Act of 1999 (15 U.S.C. 1841 note) is amended by striking ‘‘, in 1998’’ and inserting ‘‘in 1998, and thereafter,’’. (d) The Emergency Steel Loan Guarantee Act of 1999 (15 U.S.C. 1841 note) is amended by adding at the end the following: ‘‘SEC. 103. SALARIES AND ADMINISTRATIVE EXPENSES.
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‘‘(a) In addition to funds made available under section 101(j) of the Emergency Steel Loan Guarantee Act of 1999 (15 U.S.C. 1841 note), up to $1,000,000 in funds made available under section 101(f) of such Act may be used for salaries and administrative expenses to administer the Emergency Steel Loan Guarantee Program. ‘‘(b) Funds made available for salaries and administrative expenses to administer the Emergency Steel Loan Guarantee Program shall remain available until expended.’’. SEC. 106. Hereafter, notwithstanding any other provision of law, no funds appropriated under this Act shall be used to register, issue, transfer, or enforce any trademark of the phrase ‘‘Last Best Place’’. SEC. 107. Section 3315(b) of title 19, United States Code, is amended by inserting ‘‘, including food when sequestered,’’ following ‘‘for the establishment and operations of the United States Section and for the payment of the United States share of the expenses’’. SEC. 108. Notwithstanding the requirements of subsection 4703(d), the personnel management demonstration project established by the Department of Commerce pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 4703 may be expanded to involve more than 5,000 individuals, and is extended indefinitely. SEC. 109. Section 212(b) of the National Technical Information Act of 1988 (15 U.S.C. 3704b) is amended by striking ‘‘Under Secretary of Commerce for Technology’’ and inserting ‘‘Director of the National Institute of Standards and Technology’’. SEC. 110. The Secretary of Commerce is permitted to prescribe and enforce standards or regulations affecting safety and health in the context of scientific and occupational diving within the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. SEC. 111. (a) The Secretary of Commerce is authorized to provide compensation to fishery participants who will be displaced by the 2011 fishery closure resulting from the creation by Presi¯ ¯ dential proclamation of the Papahanaumokuakea Marine National Monument. (b) The Secretary shall promulgate regulations for the voluntary capacity reduction program that: (1) identifies eligible participants as those individuals holding commercial Federal fishing permits for either lobster or bottomfish in the designated waters within the ¯ ¯ Papahanaumokuakea Marine National Monument; (2) provides a mechanism to compensate eligible participants for no more than the economic value of their permits; (3) at the option of each eligible permit holder, provides an optional mechanism for additional compensation based on the value of the fishing vessel and gear of such participants who so elect to receive these additional funds, provided that the commercial fishing vessels of such participants will not be used for fishing.
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Regulations. 33 USC note prec. 851. Compensation. Hawaii.