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PUBLIC LAW 98-000—MMMM. DD, 1984

98 STAT. 1214

97 Stat. 1177. 42 USC 1437(i.

97 Stat. 1181.

97 Stat. 1175.

42 USC 1437Z.

PUBLIC LAW 98-371—JULY 18, 1984

as amended (12 U.S.C. 1701q); and, $2,620,687,500 shall be for the section 8 existing housing program (42 U.S.C. 1437f); $419,250,000 shall be for the section 8 moderate rehabilitation program (42 U.S.C. 1437f); and $945,000,000 shall be used other than for low-income housing for Indian families for public housing new construction, notwithstanding sections 6(h) and (i) of the United States Housing Act of 1937, as amended, or may be used for acquisition with or without rehabilitation for use as public housing if the public housing authority certifies to the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development before a reservation is made, that comparable dwelling units exist which may be used for its public housing program: Provided further. That the Secretary shall not approve the use of any of the budget authority provided herein (except such amounts as are provided for in the third proviso of this paragraph), or reserved and obligated in years prior to fiscal year 1985, for assistance under the housing voucher program authorized under section 8(o) of the United States Housing Act of 1937, as amended: Provided further, That any balances of authorities made available prior to the enactment of this Act which are or become available for obligation in fiscal year 1985 shall be added to and merged with the authority approved herein, and such merged amounts shall be made subject only to terms and conditions of law applicable to authorizations becoming available in fiscal year 1985: Provided further, That none of the merged amounts available for obligation in 1985 shall be subject to the provisions of section 213(d) of the Housing and Community Development Act of 1974, as amended (42 U.S.C. 1439): Provided further. That all amounts of budget authority equal to the amounts of such budget authority which are recaptured during fiscal year 1985 shall be rescinded. The paragraph under the heading "ANNUAL CONTRIBUTIONS FOR ASSISTED HOUSING" in the Department of Housing and Urban Development-Independent Agencies Appropriation Act, 1984 (Public Law 98-45, 97 Stat. 219, 220), as amended by section 127 of Public Law 98-151, making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 1984 (97 Stat. 964, 980), is further amended by (a) deleting "$1,550,000,000" in the second proviso and inserting in lieu thereof "$1,612,982,000"; Qa) striking out in the seventh proviso thereof the second citation to section 1437f of title 42, United States Code (including the parentheses), and inserting in lieu thereof the following: ", $261,675,000 of budget authority shall only be made available for the section 8 voucher program (section 8(o) of the United States Housing Act of 1937, as added by section 207 of the Housing and Urban-Rural Recovery Act of 1983, Public Law 98-181, 97 Stat. 1153, 1155, 1181), including payment of fees to Public Housing Agencies"; (c) deleting, in the clause numbered (1) in the ninth proviso, "shall not become available until March 31, 1984, and at such time", and in that clause deleting "such heading" and inserting in lieu thereof "this heading"; (d) deleting "$2,217,150,000" in the seventh and ninth provisos and inserting in each such proviso in lieu thereof "$3,820,320,000"; and (e) deleting the period at the end thereof and inserting a colon in lieu thereof and the following: Provided further. That, notwithstanding any proviso hereof, any amounts of budget authority recaptured and becoming available for obligation in fiscal year 1984 in excess of $2,500,000,000 shall be made available only for use under section 14 of the United States Housing Act of 1937, as amended: Provided further. That the amount of contracts for annual contributions, not otherwise provided for, as authorized