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PUBLIC LAW 98-000—MMMM. DD, 1984

PUBLIC LAW 98-459—OCT. 9, 1984

98 STAT. 1769

FEDERAL COUNCIL ON THE AGING

SEC. 204. (a) Section 204(a) of the Act (42 U.S.C. 3015(a)) is amended to read as follows: "(a)(1) There is established a Federal Council on the Aging to be Establishment. composed of 15 members. Members shall serve for terms of three years without regard to the provisions of title 5, United States Code. Members shall be appointed by each appointing authority so as to be representative of rural and urban older individuals, national organizations with an interest in aging, business, labor, minorities, and the general public. At least two of the members appointed by each appointing authority shall be older individuals. No full-time officer or employee of the Federal Government may be appointed as a member of the Council. "(2) Members appointed to the Federal Council on the Aging established by this section prior to the date of enactment of the Older Americans Act Amendments of 1984 who are serving on such Ante, p. 1767. date, shall continue to serve on the Federal Council established by paragraph (1) of this subsection until members are appointed in accordance with subsection (b)(1).". (b) Section 204(b)(1) of the Act (42 U.S.C. 3015(b)(1)) is amended to read as follows: "(1)(A) The members appointed in 1985 shall be referred to as class 1 members; the members appointed in 1986 shall be referred to as class 2 members; and the members appointed in 1987 shall be referred to as class 3 members. "(B)(i) Members of each class shall be appointed in the manner prescribed by this subparagraph. "(ii) Of the members of class 1, two shall be appointed by the President, two by the President pro tempore of the Senate upon the recommendation of the Majority Leader and the Minority Leader, and one by the Speaker of the House of Representatives upon the recommendation of the Majority Leader and the Minority Leader. "(iii) Of the members of class 2, two shall be appointed by the President, one by the President pro tempore of the Senate upon the recommendation of the Majority Leader and the Minority Leader, and two by the Speaker of the House of Representatives upon the recommendation of the Majority Leader and the Minority Leader. "(iv) Of the members of class 3, one shall be appointed by the President, two by the President pro tempore of the Senate upon the recommendation of the Majority Leader and the Minority Leader, and two by the Speaker of the House of Representatives upon the recommendation of the Majority Leader and the Minority Leader.". (c)(1) Section 204(b)(2) of the Act (42 U.S.C. 3015(b)(2)) is amended by striking out "his" and inserting in lieu thereof "such member's". (2) Section 204(c) of the Act (42 U.S.C. 3015(c)) is amended by striking out "Chairman" each place it appears and inserting in lieu thereof "Chairperson". (3) Section 204(d) of the Act (42 U.S.C. 3015(d)) is amended by striking out clause (2) and by redesignating clauses (3), (4), (5), and (6) as clauses (2), (3), (4), and (5), respectively. (4) Section 204(e) of the Act (42 U.S.C. 3015(e)) is amended by striking out "Chairman" and inserting in lieu thereof "Chairperson". (d) Section 204(g) of the Act (42 U.S.C. 3015(g)) is amended— (1) by striking out "$200,000" and all that follows through "1983, and", and