PUBLIC LAW 90-552-OCT. 8, 1968
Public Law 90-552 October 8, 1968 [S.3068]
Food Stamp Act of 1964, amendment. 78 Stat. 709; 81 Stat. 228. 7 USC 2025.
Report to Congress.
AN ACT To amend the Food Stamp Act of 1J)04, as amended.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress nssembled^ That subsection (a) of section 16 of the Food Stamp Act of 1964 is amended (A) by deleting from the first sentence the phrase "not in excess of $225,000,000 for the fiscal year ending June 80, 1969 and inserting in lieu thereof the following: "not in excess of $815,000,000 for the fiscal year ending June 80, 1969; not in excess of $840,000,000 for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1970; not in excess of $170,000,000 for the six months ending December 31, 1970; (B) by changing the word "year" at the end of such first sentence to "peri(>d"; and (C) by adding at the end of the subsection the following sentence: "On or before January 20 of each year, the Secretary shall submit to Congress a report setting forth operations under this Act during the preceding calendar year and projecting needs for the ensuing calendar year." Approved October 8, 1968. Public Law 90-553
October 8, 1968 [H. R. 1 6 1 7 5 ]
Organization of American States headquarters and chancery s i t e s. Transfer of property.
AN ACT To authorize the transfer, conveyance, lease, and improvement of, and construction on, certain property in the District of Columbia, for use as a headquarters site for the Organization of American States, as sites for governments of foreign countries, and for other purposes.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That in order to facilitate the conduct of foreign relations by the Department of State in Washington, District of Columbia, through the creation of a more propitious atmosphere for the establishment of foreign government and international organization offices and other facilities, the Secretary of State is authorized to sell or lease to foreign governments and international organizations property owned by the United States in the Northwest section of the District of Columbia bounded by Connecticut Avenue, Van Ness Street, Reno Road, and Tilden Street, upon such terms and conditions as he may prescribe, P^very lease, cx>ntract of sale, deed, and other document of transfer shall provide (a) that the foreign government shall devote the property transferred to use for legation purposes, or (b) that the international organization shall devote the property transferred to its official uses. SEC. 2. (a) The Secretary of State is hereby authorized to transfer or convey to the Organization of American States, without monetary consideration, all right, title, and interest to a parcel of land not to exceed eight acres, to be selected by the Secretary of State, within the area described in section 1 of this Act. The deed conveying such property shall provide that the Organization of American States shall use the property solely as a site for a headquarters building and related improvements, and shall contain such other terms and conditions as he may prescribe.