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PUBLIC LAW 98-000—MMMM. DD, 1984

98 STAT. 2360 5 USC 5332 note.


42 USC 290aa. Grants.

42 USC 290aa-2. 42 USC 290aa-3.

PUBLIC LAW 98-509—OCT. 19, 1984

Schedule for each day (including travel time) during which they are engaged in the actual performance of duties vested in the Board, and (ii) while away from their homes or regular places of business and while serving in the business of the Board, be entitled to receive transportation expenses as prescribed by section 5703 of title 5, United States Code. "(B) Members of the Board who are full-time officers or employees of the United States shall receive no additional pay, allowances, or benefits by reason of their service on the Board. "(4) The Board may appoint such staff personnel as the Board considers appropriate. "(5) The Secretary shall designate the chairman of the Board. "(6) The Board shall meet at least three times each calendar year. "(7) The Board shall report annually to the Committee on Energy and Commerce of the House of Representatives and the Committee on Labor and Human Resources of the Senate on its activities during the prior year and shall include in such report such recommendations for legislation and administrative action as it deems appropriate.". (b) Section 501 is amended by inserting at the end the following: "(g) The Secretary, acting through the Administrator, shall make grants to schools of the health professions and schools of social work to support the training of students in such schools in the identification and treatment of alcohol and drug abuse. Grants under this subsection shall be made from funds available under this title and section 303. "(h)(l) The Administrator may obtain (in accordance with section 3109 of title 5, United States Code, but without regard to the limitation in such section on the number of days or the period of service) the services of not more than 20 experts or consultants who have scientific or professional qualifications. Such experts and consultants shall be obtained for the Administration and for each of the research institutes under the Administration. "(2)(A) Experts and consultants whose services are obtained under paragraph (1) shall be paid or reimbursed for their expenses associated with traveling to and from their assignment location in accordance with sections 5724, 5724a(a)(l), 5724a(a)(3), and 5726(c) of title 5, United States Code. "(B) Expenses specified in subparagraph (A) may not be allowed in connection with the assignment of an expert or consultant whose services are obtained under paragraph (1), unless and until the expert or consultant agrees in writing to complete the entire period of assignment or one year, whichever is shorter, unless separated or reassigned for reasons beyond the control of the expert or consultant that are acceptable to the Secretary. If the expert or consultant violates the g^eement, the money spent by the United States for the expenses specified in subparagraph (A) is recoverable from the expert or consultant as a debt of the United States. The Secretary may waive in whole or in part a right of recovery under this subparagraph.". SEC. 202. Section 503 is amended by striking out subsection (d) and by redesignating subsection (e) as subsection (d). SEC. 203. Subsection (e) of section 504 is amended (1) by striking out "Minority C]!oncerns" each place it occurs and inserting in lieu thereof "Special Populations", and (2) by inserting "women and" before "minority" each place it occurs.