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PUBLIC LAW 98-000—MMMM. DD, 1984

98 STAT. 1814

PUBLIC LAW 98-461—OCT. 10, 1984

Public Law 98-461 98th Congress

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Joint Resolution Oct. 10, 1984 [H.J. Res. 663]

Ante, p. 1747.

Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 1985.

Resolved by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the joint resolution of October 5, 1984 (Public Law 98-455), is hereby amended by striking out "October 9, 1984" and inserting in lieu thereof "October 11, 1984". SEC. 2. (a) Federal employees furloughed as a result of the lapse of appropriations from midnight October 3, 1984, until the date of enactment of this joint resolution, will be compensated at their standard rate of compensation for the period during which there was a lapse of appropriations. (b) All obligations incurred in anticipation of the appropriations and authority provided in this joint resolution for the purposes of maintaining the minimum level of essential activities necessary to protect life and property and bringing about orderly termination of other functions are hereby ratified and confirmed if otherwise in accordance with the provisions of this joint resolution. Approved October 10, 1984.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY—H.J. Res. 663: CONGRESSIONAL RECORD, Vol. 130 (1984): Oct. 9, considered and passed House and Senate.