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(A) FULBRIGHT ACADEMIC EXCHANGE PROGRAMS. For the "Fulbright Academic Exchange Programs", $130,538,000 for the fiscal year 1994 and $126,312,000 for the fiscal year 1995.

(B) OTHER PROGRAMS.-For “Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program", "Edmund S. Muskie Fellowship Program", "International Visitors Program”, “Israeli-Arab Scholarship Program”, “Mike Mansfield Fellowship Program”, “Claude and Mildred Pepper Scholarship Program of the Washington Workshops Foundation", "Citizen Exchange Programs”, “Congress-Bundestag Exchange Program", "Newly Independent States and Eastern Europe Training", "Institute for Representative Government", "American Studies Collections”, “South Pacific Exchanges", "East Timorese Scholarships”, “Cambodian Scholarships", and "Arts America", $96,962,000 for the fiscal year 1994

and $97,046,000 for the fiscal year 1995. (3)3 BROADCASTING TO CUBA.-For “Broadcasting to Cuba", $21,000,000 for the fiscal year 1994 and $27,609,000 for the fiscal year 1995.

(4)4 INTERNATIONAL BROADCASTING ACTIVITIES.-For “International Broadcasting Activities” under title III, $541,676,000 for the fiscal year 1994, and $609,740,000 for the fiscal year 1995.

(5)5 OFFICE OF THE INSPECTOR GENERAL.–For "Office of the Inspector General", $4,247,000 for the fiscal year 1994 and $4,396,000 for the fiscal year 1995.

(6)6 CENTER FOR CULTURAL AND TECHNICAL INTERCHANGE BETWEEN EAST AND WEST.-For “Center for Cultural and Technical Interchange between East and West”, $26,000,000 for the fiscal year 1994 and $24,500,000 for the fiscal year 1995.

(7)7 TITLE V OF PUBLIC LAW 98–164.–To carry out title V of Public Law 98–164, $35,000,000 for the fiscal year 1994 and $35,000,000 for the fiscal year 1995.

3 The Department of State and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 1994 (title V of Public Law 103–121; 108 Stat. 1192), provided $14 million for radio broadcasting to Cuba and $7 million for television broadcasting to Cuba for fiscal year 1994. That Act also established an Advi. sory Panel on Radio Marti and TV Marti. For provisos relating to appropriations, and function of the Advisory Panel, see Public Law 103-121.

For fiscal year 1995, the Department of State and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 1995 (title V of Public Law 103-317; 108 Stat. 1772), provided $24,809,000 for radio and television transmission to Cuba.

*The Department of State and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 1994 (title V of Public Law 103–121; 108 Stat. 1189), provided $210,000,000 for grants and expenses.

Title III, chapter 2, of Public Law 103-211 (108 Stat. 27, 28), rescinding certain budget authority, however, rescinded $1,700,000 for the Israel relay station, and another $2,000,000 for radio construction.

For fiscal year 1995, the Department of State and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 1995 (Public Law 103–317; 108 Stat 1770) provided $468,796,000.

The Department of State and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 1994 (title V of Public Law 103-121; 108 Slat 1190), provided $4,287,000 for the Office of Inspector General.

For fiscal year 1995, the Department of State and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 1995 (title V of Public Law 103_317; 108 Slat. 1769), provided $4,300,000.

The Department of State and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 1994 (title V of Public Law 103–121; 108 Stat 1191), provided $26,000,000 for the East-West Center.

For fiscal year 1995, the Department of State and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 1995 (title V of Public Law 103_317; 108 Stat. 1772), provided $24,500,000.

The Department of State and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 1994 (title V of Public Law 103-121; 108 Stat. 1194), provided $35,000,000 for ihe National Endowment for Democracy.

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(b) LIMITATIONS amounts auth section 201(aved for expenses. 996 Bu

(1) Of the amounts authorized to be appropriated for "Salaries and Expenses" under section 201(a)(1) for fiscal year 1995, $500,000 is authorized to be appropriated for expenses and activities related to United States participation in the 1996 Budapest World's Fair (Budapest Expo '96).

(2) Of the amounts authorized to be appropriated for “Fulbright Academic Exchange Programs" under subsection (a)(2)(A)

(A) $3,000,000 is authorized to be available for fiscal year 1995 for the Vietnam Scholarship Program estab lished by section 229 of the Foreign Relations Authorization Act, Fiscal Years 1992 and 1993 (Public Law 102138); and

(B) $1,500,000 is authorized to be available for fiscal year 1994 and $2,000,000 is authorized to be available for fiscal year 1995, for the “Environment and Sustainable De

velopment Exchange Program" established by section 241. (3) Of the amounts authorized to be appropriated for "Other Programs” under subsection (a)(2)(B) $1,000,000 is authorized to be available for each of the fiscal years 1994 and 1995 for the "American Studies Collections” program established under

section 235. PART B-USIA AND RELATED AGENCIES AUTHORITIES AND

ACTIVITIES SEC. 221. USIA OFFICE IN LHASA, TIBET.

(a) ESTABLISHMENT OF OFFICE.—The Director of the United States Information Agency shall seek to establish an office in Lhasa, Tibet, for the purpose of

(1) disseminating information about the United States;

(2) promoting discussions on conflict resolution and human rights;

(3) facilitating United States private sector involvement in educational and cultural activities in Tibet; and

(4) advising the United States Government with respect to Tibetan public opinion. (b) REPORT BY THE DIRECTOR OF USIA.--Not later than April 1 of each year, the Director of the United States Information Agency shall submit a detailed report on developments relating to the implementation of this section to the Committee on Foreign Relations of the Senate and the Committee on Foreign Affairs of the House of Representatives. SEC. 222.8 CHANGES IN ADMINISTRATIVE AUTHORITIES. • • • SEC. 223. EMPLOYMENT AUTHORITY.

For fiscal years 1994 and 1995, the Director of the United States Information Agency may, in carrying out the provisions of the United States Information and Educational Exchange Act of 1948, employ individuals or organizations by contract for services to be performed in the United States or abroad, who shall not, by virtue of such employment, be considered to be employees of the United States Government for the purposes of any law administered by the Office of Personnel Management, except that the Director may determine the applicability to such individuals of section 804(5) of that Act. SEC. 224.10 BUYING POWER MAINTENANCE ACCOUNT... SEC. 225.11 CONTRACT AUTHORITY. * * * SEC. 226. UNITED STATES TRANSMITTER IN KUWAIT.

For fiscal year 1995, the Department of State and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 1995 (title V of Public Law 103-317; 108 Stat. 1772), provided $34,000,000 for the National Endowment for Democracy.

& Sec. 222 amended sec. 801 of the United States Informational and Educational Exchange Act of 1948.

22 U.S.C. 1474 note.

None of the funds authorized to be appropriated by this or any other Act may be obligated or expended for the design, development, or construction of a United States short-wave radio transmitter in Kuwait. SEC. 227.19 FULBRIGHT-HAYS ACT AUTHORITIES. * * * SEC. 228.18 SEPARATE LEDGER ACCOUNTS FOR NED GRANTEES. • • . SEC. 229. COORDINATION OF UNITED STATES EXCHANGE PROGRAMS.

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(b) REPORT BY THE DIRECTOR OF USIA.-Not later than 120 days after the date of enactment of this Act, the Director of the United States Information Agency shall submit to the Committee on Foreign Affairs of the House of Representatives and the Committee on Foreign Relations of the Senate a report,

(1) detailing the range of exchange programs administered by the Agency;

(2) identifying possible areas of duplication of inefficiency; and

(3) recommending program consolidation and administrative

restructuring as warranted. SEC. 230.16 LIMITATION CONCERNING PARTICIPATION IN INTER.

NATIONAL EXPOSITIONS. Notwithstanding any other provision of law, the United States Information Agency shall not obligate or expend any funds for a United States Government funded pavilion or other major exhibit at any international exposition or world's fair registered by the Bureau of International Expositions in excess of amounts expressly authorized and appropriated for such purpose.

10 Sec. 224 amended sec. 704(c) of the United States Information and Educational Exchange Act of 1948 to establish the Buying Power Maintenance account.

- 11 Sec. 225 amended sec. 802(b) of the United States Information and Educational Exchange Act of 1948 relating to the distribution of radio and tclevision programs.

12 Sec. 227 amended the Fulbright-Hays Act (Public Law 87-256; 22 U.S.C. 2455) at sec. 106(a).

13 Sec. 228 amended sec. 5047hX1) of the National Endowment for Democracy Act (title V of Public Law 96-164; 22 U.S.C. 4413(hX1)).

14 Sec. 229(a) amended sec. 112 of the Mutual Educational and Cultural Exchange Act of

15 22 U.S.C. 2452 note.

SEC. 231.1. PRIVATE SECTOR OPPORTUNITIES.* .
SEC. 232.17 AUTHORITY TO RESPOND TO PUBLIC INQUIRIES. * • •
SEC. 233.18 TECHNICAL AMENDMENT RELATING TO NEAR AND MID-

DLE EAST RESEARCH AND TRAINING. * *
SEC. 234. DISTRIBUTION WITHIN THE UNITED STATES OF CERTAIN

MATERIALS OF THE UNITED STATES INFORMATION AGEN.

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Notwithstanding section 208 of the Foreign Relations Authorization Act, Fiscal Years 1986 and 1987 (22 U.S.C. 1461-1a) and the second sentence of section 501 of the United States Information and Educational Exchange Act of 1948 (22 U.S.C. 1461),19 the Director of the United States Information Agency may make available for distribution within the United States the following:

(1) The United States Information Agency's Thomas Jefferson Paper Show, which commemorates the 250th anniversary of the birth of Thomas Jefferson.

(2) The documentary entitled "Crimes Against Humanity", a

film about the ensuing conflict in the former Yugoslavia. SEC. 236.30 AMERICAN STUDIES COLLECTIONS.

(a) AUTHORITY.-In order to promote a thorough understanding of the United States among emerging elites abroad, the Director of the United States Information Agency is authorized to establish and support collections at appropriate university libraries abroad to further the study of the United States, and to enter into agreements with such universities for such purposes. (b) DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENT. Such collections

(1) shall be developed in consultation with United States associations and organizations of scholars in the principal academic disciplines in which American studies are conducted; and

(2) shall be designed primarily to meet the needs of undergraduate and graduate students of American studies. (c) SITE SELECTION.-In selecting universities abroad as sites for such collections, the Director shall

(1) ensure that such universities are able, within a reasonable period of the establishment of such collections, to assume responsibility for their maintenance in current form;

(2) ensure that undergraduate and graduate students shall enjoy reasonable access to such collections; and

(3) include in any agreement entered into between the United States Information Agency and a university abroad, terms embodying a contractual commitment of such maintenance and

access under this subsection. 1 (d) FUNDING.

(1) The Director of the United States Information Agency is authorized to establish an endowment fund (hereafter in this section referred to as the "fund”) to carry out the purposes of this section and to enter into such agreements as may be necessary to carry out the purposes of this section.

16 Sec. 231 amended the Mutual Educational and Cultural Exchange Act of 1961 (Public Law 87-256) at sec. 104(eX4).

17 Sec. 232 amended sec. 208 of the Foreign Relations Authorization Act, Fiscal Years 1986 and 1987 (Public Law 99_93; 22 U.S.C. 1461-1a).

18 Sec. 233 amended sec. 228(a) of the Foreign Relations Authorization Act, Fiscal Years 1992 and 1993 (Public Law 102–138; 22 U.S.C. 2452 note).

19 See box note at page 891-892. 20 22 U.S.C. 2452 note.

(2XA) The Director shall make deposits to the fund of amounts appropriated or otherwise made available to carry out this section.

(B) The Director is authorized to accept, use, and dispose of gifts of donations of services or property to carry out this section. Sums donated to carry out the purposes of this section shall be deposited into the fund.

(3) The corpus of the fund shall be invested in federally-insured bank savings accounts or comparable interest-bearing accounts, certificates of deposit, money market funds, obligations of the United States, or other low-risk instruments and securities.

(4) The Director may withdraw or expend amounts from the fund for any expenses necessary to carry out the purposes of

this section. (e) AVAILABILITY OF AUTHORIZATIONS OF APPROPRIATIONS.-Authorizations of appropriations for the purposes of this section shall be available without fiscal year limitation and shall remain available until used. SEC. 236.20 EDUCATIONAL AND CULTURAL EXCHANGES WITH TIBET.

The Director of the United States Information Agency shall establish programs of educational and cultural exchange between the United States and the people of Tibet. Such programs shall include opportunities for training and, as the Director considers appropriate, may include the assignment of personnel and resources abroad. SEC. 237.40 SCHOLARSHIPS FOR EAST TIMORESE STUDENTS.

Notwithstanding any other provision of law, the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs of the United States Information Agency shall make available for each of the fiscal years 1994 and 1995, scholarships for East Timorese students qualified to study in the United States for the purpose of studying at the undergraduate level in a United States college or university. Each scholarship made available under this subsection shall be for not less than one semester of study. SEC. 238.30 CAMBODIAN SCHOLARSHIP AND EXCHANGE PROGRAMS.

(a) PURPOSE.—It is the purpose of this section to provide financial assistance

(1) to establish a scholarship program for Cambodian college and post-graduate students to study in the United States; and

(2) to expand Cambodian participation in exchange programs of the United States Information Agency. (b) PROGRAM.-(1) The Director of the United States Information Agency shall establish a scholarship program to enable Cambodian college students and post-graduate students to study in the United States.

(2) The Director of the United States Information Agency shall also include qualified Cambodian citizens in exchange programs funded or otherwise sponsored by the Agency, in particular the Ful

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