The bill authorizes funding for the Department of Defense and the national security programs of the Department of Energy.
It authorizes a permanent increase in special pay for duty subject to hostile fire or imminent danger and for family separation allowances, and increases special pays for members of the National Guard and Reserve for enlistment and reenlistment.
The President may not authorize an exemption to a country from the licensing requirements of the AECA for the export of defense items under new Section 38(j) or any other AECA provision until thirty days after the transmission of a notification by the President to Congress, to include:
Upon determination by the Secretary of the Army that such action is beneficial for graduate medical education programs conducted at Army medical facilities located in Hawaii, the Secretary may authorize the provision of medical services at such facilities and transportation to the facilities on a nonreimbursable basis for civilian patients from American Samoa, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, the Marshall Islands, the Federated States of Micronesia, Palau, and Guam.
ABM INDUSTRIES INCORPORATED AUTHORIZES BUYBACK OF UP TO TWO MILLION SHARES OF COMPANY STOCK
In some cases ETI provides the contract proposal and the government entity authorizes
all or a portion of the proposal and in other cases, the government entity already has a project and a budget which ETI reviews and accepts the authorization.
The relief act authorizes the Secretary of HHS, in consultation with appropriate officials, to determine that a disease or disorder is a public health emergency.
This legislation authorizes $99 million to achieve this goal in the first year.