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PUBLIC LAW 86-500-JUNE 8, 1980
(b) Section 502 of the Act of August 20, 1968 (72 Stat. 636,660), is amended, by striking out in clause (4) "$60,000,000" and inserting in place thereof "$73,646,000". SEC. 403. Section 7 of Public Law 86-326, dated February 12, 1968 (72 Stat. 13), as amended, is hereby repealed.
72 Stat. «>20. 5 USC 17la note.
TITLE V GENERAL PROVISIONS
SEC. 601. The Secretary of each militar}^ department may proceed to establish or develop installations and facilities under this Act without regard to sections 3648 and 3734 of the Revised Statutes, as amended (31 U.S.C. 529, 40 U.S.C. 259, 267), and sections 4774(d) and 9774(d) of title 10, United States Code. The authority to place permanent or temporary improvements on land includes authority for surveys, administration, overhead, planning, and supervision incident to construction. That authority may be exercised before title to the land is approved under section 356 of the Revised Statutes, as amended (40 U.S.C. 265), and even though the land is held temporarily. The authority to acquire real estate or land includes authority to make surveys and to acquire land, and interests in land (including temporary use), by gift, purchase, exchange of Government-owned land, or otherwise. SEC. 502. There are authorized to be appropriated such sums as may be necessary for the purposes of this Act, but appropriations for public works projects authorized by titles I, II, III, and IV shall not (1) for title I: Inside the United States, $76,631,000; outside the United States, $12,332,000; section 102, $45,598,000; section 103, $9,000,000; or a total of $143,561,000. (2) for title II: Inside the United States, $83,975,000; outside the United States, $16,383,000; section 202, $18,208,000; section 203, $9,000,000; or a total of $127,666,000. (3) for title III: Inside the United States, $204,735,000; outside the United States, $104,970,000; section 302, $408,600,000; section 303, $9,000,000; or a total of $727,306,000. (4) for title IV: $20,000,000. SEC. 503. Any of the amounts named in titles I, II, III, and IV of this Act, may, in the discretion of the Secretary concerned, be increased by 5 per centum for projects inside the United States (other than Alaska) and by 10 per centum for projects outside the United States or in Alaska, if he determines in the case of any particular project that such increase (1) is required for the sole purpose of meeting unusual variations in cost arising in connection with that project, and (2) could not have been reasonably anticipated at the time such project was submitted to the Congress. However, the total costs of all projects in each such title may not be more than the total amount authorized to be appropriated for projects in that title. SEC. 604. Whenever— (1) the President determines that compliance with section ^313 (b) of title 10, United States Code, for contracts made under this Act for the establishment or development of military installations and facilities in foreign countries would interfere with the carrying out of this Act; and (2) the Secretary of Defense and the Comptroller General have agreed upon alternative methods of adequately auditing those contracts;
Land i m p r o v * « ments, etc.
70A Stat. 2 6 9. 590.
C o s t variations and l i m i t a t i o n s.
Contractu. 70A Stat. 133.