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PUBLIC LAW 98-000—MMMM. DD, 1984

PUBLIC LAW 98-371—JULY 18, 1984

98 STAT. 1233

existing hospital, nursing home and domiciliary facilities in State homes, for furnishing care to veterans, as authorized by law (38 U.S.C. 5031-5037), $34,500,000, to remain available until September 30, 1987. GRANTS FOR THE CONSTRUCTION OF STATE VETERANS CEMETERIES

For grants to aid States in establishing, expanding or improving State veterans' cemeteries as authorized by law (38 U.S.C. 1008), $5,000,000, to remain available until September 30, 1987. GRANTS TO THE REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES

For payment to the Republic of the Philippines of grants, as authorized by law (38 U.S.C. 632), for assisting in the replacement and upgrading of equipment and in rehabilitating the physical plant and facilities of the Veterans Memorial Medical Center, $500,000, to remain available until September 30, 1986. LOAN GUARANTY REVOLVING FUND (INCLUDING TRANSFER OF FUNDS)

During 1985, the Loan guaranty revolving fund shall be available for expenses for property acquisitions, payment of participation sales insufficiencies, and other loan guaranty and insurance operations, as authorized by law (38 U.S.C. chapter 37, except adminis- 38 USC 1801 et trative expenses, as authorized by section 1824 of such title): Pro- ^^'?; vided, That the unobligated balances, including retained earnings of 38 USC 1824. the Direct loan revolving fund, shall be available, during 1985, for transfer to the Loan guaranty revolving fund in such amounts as may be necessary to provide for the timely payment of obligations of such fund, and the Administrator of Veterans Affairs shall not be required to pay interest on amounts so transferred after the time of such transfer. During 1985, with the resources available, gross obligations for direct loans and total commitments to guarantee loans are authorized in such amounts as may be necessary to carry out the purposes of the "Loan guaranty revolving fund". DIRECT LOAN REVOLVING FUND

During 1985, within the resources available, not to exceed $1,000,000 in gross obligations for direct loans is authorized for specially adapted housing loans (38 U.S.C. chapter 37).

38 USC 1801 et seq.

ADMINISTRATIVE PROVISIONS (INCLUDING TRANSFER OF FUNDS)

Not to exceed 5 per centum of any appropriation for 1985 for "Compensation and pensions", "Readjustment benefits", and "Veterans insurance and indemnities" may be transferred to any other of the mentioned appropriations, but not to exceed 10 per centum of the appropriations so augmented. Appropriations available to the Veterans Administration for 1985 for salaries and expenses shall be available for services as authorized by 5 U.S.C. 3109.