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[83 STAT. 243]
[83 STAT. 243]
PUBLIC LAW 91-000—MMMM. DD, 1969

83 STAT. ]

PUBLIC LAW 91-126-NOV. 26, 1969

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or from hospitalization continuing after distiharge for a period of not more than one 3'ear made application for restoration to his former position and has been certified by the Civil Service Commission as still qualified to perform the duties of his former position and has not been restored thereto. SEC. 403. No part of any appropriation made available by the pro- ^^^^ estate, visions of titles I and II of this Act shall be used for the purchase or sale of real estate or for the purpose of establishing new offices outside the District of Columbia: Provided, That this limitation shall not apply to programs which have been approved by the Congress and appropriations made therefor. SEC. 404. No jjart of any appropriation contained in this Act, or of ^^"^^^^^^ ° the funds available for expenditure by any corporation or agency P'"°P^^^" included in this Act, shall be used for publicity or propaganda purposes designed to support or defeat legislation pending before the Congress. SEC. 405. No part of any appropriation contained in this Act, or of ^o^k^umu^ithe funds available for expenditure by any corporation or agency tion.' included in this Act, shall be used to pay the compensation of any employee engaged in personnel W'Ork in excess of the number that would be provided by a ratio of one such employee to one hundred and thirty-five, or a part thereof, full-time, part-time, and intermittent employees of the corporation or agency concerned: Provided, That for purposes of this section employees shall be considered as engaged in personnel work if they spend half-time or more in personnel administration consisting of direction and administration of the personnel program; employment, placement, and separation; job evaluation and classification; employee relations and services; wage administration; and processing, recording, and reporting. SEC. 406. Appropriations and funds available for the administrative uniforms, etc. expenses of the Department of Housing and Urban Development shall be available in the current fiscal year for purchase of uniforms, or allowances therefor, as authorized by law (5 U.S.C. 5901-5902); hire gi^statf'ioe?^' of passenger motor vehicles; and services as authorized by 5 LT.S.C. 3109.

80 Stat. 416.

SEC. 407. Funds made available for the Department of Housing and ^^J^lf^^ ^""lices Urban Development under title III of this Act shall be available, without regard to the limitations on administrative expenses, for legal services on a contract or fee basis, and for utilizing and making payment for services and facilities of Federal National Mortgage Association or Government National Mortgage Association, Federal Reserve banks or any member thereof. Federal home loan banks, and any insured bank within the meaning of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation Act, as amended (12 U.S.C. 1811-1831). 64 Stat. 873. SEC. 408. None of the funds provided in this Act may be used for Research l^ayment, through grants or contracts, to recipients that do not share in the cost of conducting research resulting from proposals for projects not specifically solicited by the Government: Provided. That the extent of cost sharing by the recipient shall reflect the mutuality of interest of the grantee or contractor and the Government in the research. SEC. 409. No part of any appropriation contained in this Act shall remain available for obligation beyond the current fiscal year unless expressly so provided herein. SEC. 410. None of the funds in this Act shall be available to finance interdepartinterdepartmental boards, commissions, councils, committees, or simi- ™x^^ensl^s'^°"^^' lar groups under sec. 214 of the Independent Offices Appropriation