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PUBLIC LAW 98-000—MMMM. DD, 1984

PUBLIC LAW 98-480—OCT. 17, 1984

98 STAT. 2249

(c) There are authorized to be appropriated $3,500,000 to carry out the provisions of this section. Funds appropriated pursuant to this section shall remain available until expended.

Appropriation authorization.

JOHN W. MCCORMACK INSTITUTE OF PUBLIC AFFAIRS

SEC. 304. (a) In recognition of the public service of the former Speaker of the United States House of Representatives, John W. McCormack, and of the pressing need for national centers for applied public policy research, the Secretary is authorized to provide funds in accordance with the provisions of this section to assist in the development of the John W. McCormack Institute of Public Affairs, located at the University of Massachusetts, Boston, Massachusetts. (b) No payment may be made under this section except upon an application at such time, in such manner, and containing or accompanied by such information as the Secretary may require in order to certify the amount of eligible funds. All such payments may be used in furtherance of the mission of the McCormack Institute, which is defined as research, instruction, and civil education related to public policy and the role of representative government in the United States. (c)(1) Funds appropriated pursuant to this section shall be made available to the John W. McCormack Institute on or after October 1, 1984, and prior to the close of the fiscal year ending September 30, 1987. (2) There are authorized to be appropriated such sums as may be necessary to carry out this section for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1985, and for each of the two succeeding fiscal years, except that the aggregate amount so appropriated shall not exceed $3,000,000. Funds appropriated pursuant to this section shall remain available until expended. Approved October 17, 1984.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY—H.R. 2878 (S. 2490): HOUSE REPORTS: No. 98-165 (Comm. on Education and Labor) and No. 98-1075 (Comm. of Conference). SENATE REPORT No. 98-486 accompanying S. 2490 (Comm. on Labor and Human RGSOiirc6s)

CONGRESSIONAL RECORD, Vol. 130 (1984): Jan. 30, 31, considered and passed House. June 21, considered and passed Senate, amended, in lieu of S. 2490. Aug. 8, House concurred in Senate amendment with an amendment. Oct. 2, House agreed to conference report. Oct. 3, Senate agreed to conference report.

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University of Massachusetts, Boston, Mass.

Appropriation authorization.