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PUBLIC LAW 98-000—MMMM. DD, 1984

98 STAT. 1372

PUBLIC LAW 98-396—AUG. 22, 1984 ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ADMINISTRATION ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS

For an additional amount for "Economic development assistance programs", $26,000,000, to remain available until expended, pursuant to 42 U.S.C. 3151(f) of which $7,000,000 is for a grant to the Institute for Technology Development in the State of Mississippi, and of which $19,000,000 is for a grant to Boston University in the State of Massachusetts, for the construction and related costs of the university engineering and technical training center. NATIONAL OCEANIC AND ATMOSPHERIC ADMINISTRATION OPERATIONS, RESEARCH, AND FACILITIES

For an additional amount for "Operations, research, and facilities", $9,255,000, to remain available until expended: Provided, That $750,000 shall be made available to the Year of the Ocean Foundation, of which $250,000 shall be made available contingent on a matching fund basis from private sources. NATIONAL BUREAU OF STANDARDS SCIENTIFIC AND TECHNICAL RESEARCH AND SERVICES

For an additional amount for "Scientific and technical research and services", $4,900,000, to remain available until expended. RELATED AGENCIES DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION MARITIME ADMINISTRATION OPERATIONS AND TRAINING

For an additional amount for "Operations and training", $2,500,000, to remain available until expended: Provided, That these funds shall be made available to the "Association for the Preservation of the Yacht, Potomac" only when matched by an additional $2,500,000 in contributions from State or local governments or private sources. In addition, for the acquisition and preconversion costs for a training vessel to be used at the State University of New York Maritime College, $8,500,000, to remain available until expended, of which not to exceed $1,000,000 shall be used for preconversion costs: Provided further, That these funds shall be made available for obligation six months following the enactment of this Act only if a suitable surplus vessel has not been made available to the State University of New York Maritime College: Provided further. That all appropriate Federal agencies are hereby authorized and shall expedite making any vessel of this class available which is declared surplus by a Federal agency and that upon the bona fide sale, approved by the Maritime Administration, of the current schoolship utilized by the State University of New York Maritime College, the proceeds of such sale shall be applied by the Maritime Administration toward the rehabilitation of the schoolship acquisition provided for herein.