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378 Appointment; salary.

63 Stat. 719. 22 U.S.C. § 1577.

63 Stat. 579.

22 U.S.C. § 286b.

PUBLIC LAW 165—OCT. 10, 1951

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(c) The Director shall be appointed by the President, by and with the advice and consent of the Senate, and shall receive compensation at the rate of $22,500 per annum. (d) For the purpose of carrying out the provisions of this section, the President is authorized to utilize the positions created in subsection 406 (e) of the Mutual Defense Assistance Act of 1949, as amended. No person may serve in any such position under this subsection while at the same time he is an officer or employee of any other department or agency of the Government. (e)(1) The fourth paragraph of section 101(a) of the National Security Act of 1947, as amended (50 U.S.C. 402 (a)), is amended by inserting after clause (4) the following: "(5) the Director for Mutual Security;" and by renumbering clauses (5) and (6) thereof as clauses (6) and (7), respectively. (2) Section 4(a) of Public Law 171, Seventy-ninth Congress, as amended (59 Stat. 512), is amended by striking out "Economic Cooperation Administration" and inserting in lieu thereof "Mutual Security Agency" and by striking out "Administrator for Economic Cooperation" and inserting in lieu thereof "Director for Mutual Security". MUTUAL SECURITY AGENCY

Abolition of EGA.

Establishment of Agency.

62 Stat. 137. 22 U.S.C. § 1501 note.

22 U.S.C. § 1520.

SEC. 502. (a) The Economic Cooperation Administration and the offices of Administrator for Economic Cooperation, Deputy Administrator, United States Special Representative in Europe, and Deputy Special Representative are hereby abolished. (b) To assist in carrying out the purpose of this Act— (1) there is hereby established, with its principal office at the seat of the government, a Mutual Security Agency, hereinafter referred to as the Agency, which shall be headed by the Director for Mutual Security; and (2) there shall be transferred to the Director the powers, functions, and responsibilities conferred upon the Administrator for Economic Cooperation by the Economic Cooperation Act of 1948, as amended, and by any other law, but no such powers, functions, and responsibilities shall be exercised after June 30, 1952, except as provided in subsection (c) of this section. (c) Not later than April 1, 1952, the President shall inform the Committee on Foreign Relations of the Senate and the Committee on Foreign Affairs of the House of Representatives which of the powers, functions, and responsibilities transferred to the Director by subsection (b)(2) are found by the President to be necessary to enable the Director after June 30, 1952, to carry out the duties conferred upon him by section 503. The termination provisions of section 122 of the Economic Cooperation Act of 1948, as amended, shall come into effect on June 30, 1952, and none of the powers, functions, and responsibilities conferred by that Act shall be exercised after that date, except those powers, functions, and responsibilities found necessary to enable the Director to carry out the duties conferred on him by section 503 of this Act, which powers, functions, and responsibilities unless otherwise provided by law shall continue in effect until June 30, 1954. ADDITIONAL DUTIES or DIRECTOR FOR MUTUAL SECURITY

SEC. 503. After June 30, 1952, the Director, on behalf of the President and subject to his direction, shall, in consultation with the Secretaries of State and Defense, continue to have primary responsibility for—