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22 USC CHAPTER 74 - FOREIGN AFFAIRS AGENCIES

CONSOLIDATION 01/06/03

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TITLE 22 - FOREIGN RELATIONS AND INTERCOURSE

CHAPTER 74 - FOREIGN AFFAIRS AGENCIES CONSOLIDATION

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CHAPTER 74 - FOREIGN AFFAIRS AGENCIES CONSOLIDATION

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SUBCHAPTER I - GENERAL PROVISIONS

Sec.

6501. Purposes.

6502. Definitions.

6503. Report on budgetary cost savings resulting from

reorganization.

SUBCHAPTER II - UNITED STATES ARMS CONTROL AND DISARMAMENT AGENCY

PART A - ABOLITION AND TRANSFER OF FUNCTIONS

6511. Abolition of United States Arms Control and

Disarmament Agency.

6512. Transfer of functions to Secretary of State.

PART B - MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS

6521. References.

SUBCHAPTER III - UNITED STATES INFORMATION AGENCY

PART A - ABOLITION AND TRANSFER OF FUNCTIONS

6531. Abolition of United States Information Agency.

6532. Transfer of functions.

(a) In general.

(b) Exception.

6533. Abolition of Office of Inspector General of United

States Information Agency and transfer of functions.

(a) Abolition of Office.

(b) to (d) Omitted.

(e) Transfer of functions.

PART B - INTERNATIONAL BROADCASTING

6541. Congressional findings and declaration of purpose.

6542. Transfer of broadcasting related funds, property, and

personnel.

(a) Transfer and allocation of property and

appropriations.

(b) Transfer of personnel.

(c) Transfer and allocation of property,

appropriations, and personnel associated with

Worldnet.

(d) Incidental transfers.

6543. Savings provisions.

(a) Continuing legal force and effect.

(b) Pending proceedings.

(c) Nonabatement of proceedings.

(d) Continuation of proceedings with substitution

of parties.

(e) Administrative actions relating to promulgation

of regulations.

(f) References.

6544. Report on privatization of RFE/RL, Incorporated.

PART C - CONFORMING AMENDMENTS

6551. References.

(a) In general.

(b) Continuing references to USIA or Director.

6552. Application of certain laws.

(a) Application to functions of Department of

State.

(b) Application to functions transferred to

Department of State.

(c) Limitation on use of funds.

(d) Reporting requirements.

(e) Congressional Presentation Document.

6553. Sunset of United States Advisory Commission on Public

Diplomacy.

SUBCHAPTER IV - UNITED STATES INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT COOPERATION

AGENCY

PART A - ABOLITION AND TRANSFER OF FUNCTIONS

6561. Abolition of United States International Development

Cooperation Agency.

(a) In general.

(b) AID and OPIC exempted.

6562. Transfer of functions and authorities.

(a) Allocation of funds.

(b) With respect to Overseas Private Investment

Corporation.

(c) Other activities.

6563. Status of AID.

(a) In general.

(b) Retention of officers.

PART B - MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS

6571. References.

SUBCHAPTER V - AGENCY FOR INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT

PART A - REORGANIZATION AND TRANSFER OF FUNCTIONS

6581. Reorganization of Agency for International

Development.

(a) In general.

(b) Functions to be transferred.

PART B - AUTHORITIES OF SECRETARY OF STATE

6591. "United States assistance" defined.

6592. Administrator of AID reporting to Secretary of State.

6593. Assistance programs coordination and oversight.

(a) Authority of Secretary of State.

(b) Coordination activities.

(c) Statutory construction.

(d) Authority to provide personnel of Agency for

International Development.

SUBCHAPTER VI - TRANSITION

PART A - REORGANIZATION PLAN

6601. Reorganization plan and report.

(a) Submission of plan and report.

(b) Covered agencies.

(c) Plan elements.

(d) Reorganization plan of Agency for International

Development.

(e) Modification of plan.

(f) Report.

(g) Effective date.

(h) Publication.

PART B - REORGANIZATION AUTHORITY

6611. Reorganization authority.

(a) In general.

(b) Requirements and limitations of reorganization

plan.

6612. Transfer and allocation of appropriations.

(a) In general.

(b) Limitation on use of transferred funds.

(c) Funds to facilitate transition.

6613. Transfer, appointment, and assignment of personnel.

(a) Transfer of personnel from ACDA and USIA.

(b) Transfer of personnel from AID.

(c) Assignment authority.

(d) Superseding other provisions of law.

6614. Incidental transfers.

6615. Savings provisions.

(a) Continuing legal force and effect.

(b) Pending proceedings.

(c) No effect on judicial or administrative

proceedings.

(d) Nonabatement of proceedings.

(e) Continuation of proceeding with substitution of

parties.

(f) Reviewability of orders and actions under

transferred functions.

6616. Authority of Secretary of State to facilitate

transition.

6617. Final report.

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SUBCHAPTER I - GENERAL PROVISIONS

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SUBCHAPTER I - GENERAL PROVISIONS

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Sec. 6501. Purposes

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The purposes of this chapter are -

(1) to strengthen -

(A) the coordination of United States foreign policy; and

(B) the leading role of the Secretary of State in the

formulation and articulation of United States foreign policy;

(2) to consolidate and reinvigorate the foreign affairs

functions of the United States within the Department of State by

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(A) abolishing the United States Arms Control and Disarmament

Agency, the United States Information Agency, and the United

States International Development Cooperation Agency, and

transferring the functions of these agencies to the Department

of State while preserving the special missions and skills of

these agencies;

(B) transferring certain functions of the Agency for

International Development to the Department of State; and

(C) providing for the reorganization of the Department of

State to maximize the efficient use of resources, which may

lead to budget savings, eliminated redundancy in functions, and

improvement in the management of the Department of State;

(3) to ensure that programs critical to the promotion of United

States national interests be maintained;

(4) to assist congressional efforts to balance the Federal

budget and reduce the Federal debt;

(5) to ensure that the United States maintains effective

representation abroad within budgetary restraints; and

(6) to encourage United States foreign affairs agencies to

maintain a high percentage of the best qualified, most competent

United States citizens serving in the United States Government.

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(Pub. L. 105-277, div. G, subdiv. A, title XI, Sec. 1102, Oct. 21,

1998, 112 Stat. 2681-765.)

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REFERENCES IN TEXT

This chapter, referred to in text, was in the original "this

subdivision", meaning subdiv. A of div. G of Pub. L. 105-277, Oct.

21, 1998, 112 Stat. 2681-765, known as the Foreign Affairs Agencies

Consolidation Act of 1998. For complete classification of this

subdivision to the Code, see Short Title note below and Tables.

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SHORT TITLE

Pub. L. 105-277, div. G, Sec. 1001, Oct. 21, 1998, 112 Stat.

2681-761, provided that: "This division [see Tables for

classification] may be cited as the 'Foreign Affairs Reform and

Restructuring Act of 1998'."

Pub. L. 105-277, div. G, subdiv. A, title XI, Sec. 1101, Oct. 21,

1998, 112 Stat. 2681-765, provided that: "This subdivision [see

Tables for classification] may be cited as the 'Foreign Affairs

Agencies Consolidation Act of 1998'."

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22 USC Sec. 6502 01/06/03

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TITLE 22 - FOREIGN RELATIONS AND INTERCOURSE

CHAPTER 74 - FOREIGN AFFAIRS AGENCIES CONSOLIDATION

SUBCHAPTER I - GENERAL PROVISIONS

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Sec. 6502. Definitions

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In this chapter:

(1) ACDA

The term "ACDA" means the United States Arms Control and

Disarmament Agency.

(2) AID

The term "AID" means the United States Agency for International

Development.

(3) Agency; Federal agency

The term "agency" or "Federal agency" means an Executive agency

as defined in section 105 of title 5.

(4) Appropriate congressional committees

The term "appropriate congressional committees" means the

Committee on International Relations and the Committee on

Appropriations of the House of Representatives and the Committee

on Foreign Relations and the Committee on Appropriations of the

Senate.

(5) Covered agency

The term "covered agency" means any of the following agencies:

ACDA, USIA, IDCA, and AID.

(6) Department

The term "Department" means the Department of State.

(7) Function

The term "function" means any duty, obligation, power,

authority, responsibility, right, privilege, activity, or

program.

(8) IDCA

The term "IDCA" means the United States International

Development Cooperation Agency.

(9) Office

The term "office" includes any office, administration, agency,

institute, unit, organizational entity, or component thereof.

(10) Secretary

The term "Secretary" means the Secretary of State.

(11) USIA

The term "USIA" means the United States Information Agency.

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(Pub. L. 105-277, div. G, subdiv. A, title XI, Sec. 1103, Oct. 21,

1998, 112 Stat. 2681-766.)

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REFERENCES IN TEXT

This chapter, referred to in text, was in the original "this

subdivision", meaning subdiv. A of div. G of Pub. L. 105-277, Oct.

21, 1998, 112 Stat. 2681-765, known as the Foreign Affairs Agencies

Consolidation Act of 1998. For complete classification of this

subdivision to the Code, see Short Title note set out under section

6501 of this title and Tables.

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22 USC Sec. 6503 01/06/03

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TITLE 22 - FOREIGN RELATIONS AND INTERCOURSE

CHAPTER 74 - FOREIGN AFFAIRS AGENCIES CONSOLIDATION

SUBCHAPTER I - GENERAL PROVISIONS

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Sec. 6503. Report on budgetary cost savings resulting from

reorganization

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The Secretary of State shall submit a report, together with the

congressional presentation document for the budget of the

Department of State for each of the fiscal years 2000 and 2001, to

the appropriate congressional committees describing the total

anticipated and achieved cost savings in budget outlays and budget

authority related to the reorganization implemented under this

chapter, including cost savings by each of the following

categories:

(1) Reductions in personnel.

(2) Administrative consolidation, including procurement.

(3) Program consolidation.

(4) Consolidation of real properties and leases.

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(Pub. L. 105-277, div. G, subdiv. A, title XI, Sec. 1104, Oct. 21,

1998, 112 Stat. 2681-767.)

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REFERENCES IN TEXT

This chapter, referred to in text, was in the original "this

subdivision", meaning subdiv. A of div. G of Pub. L. 105-277, Oct.

21, 1998, 112 Stat. 2681-765, known as the Foreign Affairs Agencies

Consolidation Act of 1998. For complete classification of this

subdivision to the Code, see Short Title note set out under section

6501 of this title and Tables.

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22 USC SUBCHAPTER II - UNITED STATES ARMS CONTROL AND

DISARMAMENT AGENCY 01/06/03

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CHAPTER 74 - FOREIGN AFFAIRS AGENCIES CONSOLIDATION

SUBCHAPTER II - UNITED STATES ARMS CONTROL AND DISARMAMENT AGENCY

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SUBCHAPTER II - UNITED STATES ARMS CONTROL AND DISARMAMENT AGENCY

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22 USC Part A - Abolition and Transfer of Functions 01/06/03

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TITLE 22 - FOREIGN RELATIONS AND INTERCOURSE

CHAPTER 74 - FOREIGN AFFAIRS AGENCIES CONSOLIDATION

SUBCHAPTER II - UNITED STATES ARMS CONTROL AND DISARMAMENT AGENCY

Part A - Abolition and Transfer of Functions

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PART A - ABOLITION AND TRANSFER OF FUNCTIONS

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22 USC Sec. 6511 01/06/03

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TITLE 22 - FOREIGN RELATIONS AND INTERCOURSE

CHAPTER 74 - FOREIGN AFFAIRS AGENCIES CONSOLIDATION

SUBCHAPTER II - UNITED STATES ARMS CONTROL AND DISARMAMENT AGENCY

Part A - Abolition and Transfer of Functions

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Sec. 6511. Abolition of United States Arms Control and Disarmament

Agency

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The United States Arms Control and Disarmament Agency is

abolished.

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(Pub. L. 105-277, div. G, subdiv. A, title XII, Sec. 1211, Oct. 21,

1998, 112 Stat. 2681-767.)

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EFFECTIVE DATE

Pub. L. 105-277, div. G, subdiv. A, title XII, Sec. 1201, Oct.

21, 1998, 112 Stat. 2681-767, provided that: "This title [see

Tables for classification], and the amendments made by this title,

shall take effect on the earlier of -

"(1) April 1, 1999; or

"(2) the date of abolition [Apr. 1, 1999] of the United States

Arms Control and Disarmament Agency pursuant to the

reorganization plan described in section 1601 [22 U.S.C. 6601]."

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22 USC Sec. 6512 01/06/03

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TITLE 22 - FOREIGN RELATIONS AND INTERCOURSE

CHAPTER 74 - FOREIGN AFFAIRS AGENCIES CONSOLIDATION

SUBCHAPTER II - UNITED STATES ARMS CONTROL AND DISARMAMENT AGENCY

Part A - Abolition and Transfer of Functions

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Sec. 6512. Transfer of functions to Secretary of State

-STATUTE-

There are transferred to the Secretary of State all functions of

the Director of the United States Arms Control and Disarmament

Agency, and all functions of the United States Arms Control and

Disarmament Agency and any office or component of such agency,

under any statute, reorganization plan, Executive order, or other

provision of law, as of the day before the effective date of this

subchapter.

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(Pub. L. 105-277, div. G, subdiv. A, title XII, Sec. 1212, Oct. 21,

1998, 112 Stat. 2681-767.)

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REFERENCES IN TEXT

For the effective date of this subchapter, referred to in text,

meaning the effective date of title XII of subdiv. A of div. G of

Pub. L. 105-277, see section 1201 of Pub. L. 105-277, set out as a

note under section 6511 of this title.

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22 USC Part B - Miscellaneous Provisions 01/06/03

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TITLE 22 - FOREIGN RELATIONS AND INTERCOURSE

CHAPTER 74 - FOREIGN AFFAIRS AGENCIES CONSOLIDATION

SUBCHAPTER II - UNITED STATES ARMS CONTROL AND DISARMAMENT AGENCY

Part B - Miscellaneous Provisions

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PART B - MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS

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22 USC Sec. 6521 01/06/03

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TITLE 22 - FOREIGN RELATIONS AND INTERCOURSE

CHAPTER 74 - FOREIGN AFFAIRS AGENCIES CONSOLIDATION

SUBCHAPTER II - UNITED STATES ARMS CONTROL AND DISARMAMENT AGENCY

Part B - Miscellaneous Provisions

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Sec. 6521. References

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Except as otherwise provided in section 1223 or 1225, any

reference in any statute, reorganization plan, Executive order,

regulation, agreement, determination, or other official document or

proceeding to -

(1) the Director of the United States Arms Control and

Disarmament Agency, the Director of the Arms Control and

Disarmament Agency, or any other officer or employee of the

United States Arms Control and Disarmament Agency or the Arms

Control and Disarmament Agency shall be deemed to refer to the

Secretary of State; or

(2) the United States Arms Control and Disarmament Agency or

the Arms Control and Disarmament Agency shall be deemed to refer

to the Department of State.

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(Pub. L. 105-277, div. G, subdiv. A, title XII, Sec. 1221, Oct. 21,

1998, 112 Stat. 2681-768.)

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REFERENCES IN TEXT

Section 1223, referred to in text, is section 1223 of title XII

of subdiv. A of div. G of Pub. L. 105-277, which amended sections

2551, 2552, 2567, 2568, 2571 to 2574, 2576, 2577, 2578, 2579, 2581,

2584, 2593a, 2593b, 2595, 2595a, 2595b-1, and 2595c of this title.

Section 1225, referred to in text, is section 1225 of title XII

of subdiv. A of div. G of Pub. L. 105-277, which amended sections

2321d, 2695, 2776, 2778, 2791, 2797, 2797b, 3203, 3222, 3282, 4605,

and 4606 of this title, section 194a of Title 2, The Congress,

sections 2077, 2139, 2139a, 2141, 2153, 2155, 2156a, 2160, and

2160a of Title 42, The Public Health and Welfare, and section 40118

of Title 49, Transportation.

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22 USC SUBCHAPTER III - UNITED STATES INFORMATION AGENCY 01/06/03

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CHAPTER 74 - FOREIGN AFFAIRS AGENCIES CONSOLIDATION

SUBCHAPTER III - UNITED STATES INFORMATION AGENCY

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SUBCHAPTER III - UNITED STATES INFORMATION AGENCY

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SUBCHAPTER REFERRED TO IN OTHER SECTIONS

This subchapter is referred to in section 6613 of this title.

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22 USC Part A - Abolition and Transfer of Functions 01/06/03

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TITLE 22 - FOREIGN RELATIONS AND INTERCOURSE

CHAPTER 74 - FOREIGN AFFAIRS AGENCIES CONSOLIDATION

SUBCHAPTER III - UNITED STATES INFORMATION AGENCY

Part A - Abolition and Transfer of Functions

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PART A - ABOLITION AND TRANSFER OF FUNCTIONS

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22 USC Sec. 6531 01/06/03

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TITLE 22 - FOREIGN RELATIONS AND INTERCOURSE

CHAPTER 74 - FOREIGN AFFAIRS AGENCIES CONSOLIDATION

SUBCHAPTER III - UNITED STATES INFORMATION AGENCY

Part A - Abolition and Transfer of Functions

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Sec. 6531. Abolition of United States Information Agency

-STATUTE-

The United States Information Agency (other than the Broadcasting

Board of Governors and the International Broadcasting Bureau) is

abolished.

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(Pub. L. 105-277, div. G, subdiv. A, title XIII, Sec. 1311, Oct.

21, 1998, 112 Stat. 2681-776.)

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EFFECTIVE DATE

Pub. L. 105-277, div. G, subdiv. A, title XIII, Sec. 1301, Oct.

21, 1998, 112 Stat. 2681-776, provided that: "This title [see

Tables for classification], and the amendments made by this title,

shall take effect on the earlier of -

"(1) October 1, 1999; or

"(2) the date of abolition [Oct. 1, 1999] of the United States

Information Agency pursuant to the reorganization plan described

in section 1601 [22 U.S.C. 6601]."

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22 USC Sec. 6532 01/06/03

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CHAPTER 74 - FOREIGN AFFAIRS AGENCIES CONSOLIDATION

SUBCHAPTER III - UNITED STATES INFORMATION AGENCY

Part A - Abolition and Transfer of Functions

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Sec. 6532. Transfer of functions

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(a) In general

There are transferred to the Secretary of State all functions of

the Director of the United States Information Agency and all

functions of the United States Information Agency and any office or

component of such agency, under any statute, reorganization plan,

Executive order, or other provision of law, as of the day before

the effective date of this subchapter.

(b) Exception

Subsection (a) of this section does not apply to the Broadcasting

Board of Governors, the International Broadcasting Bureau, or any

function performed by the Board or the Bureau.

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(Pub. L. 105-277, div. G, subdiv. A, title XIII, Sec. 1312, Oct.

21, 1998, 112 Stat. 2681-776.)

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REFERENCES IN TEXT

For the effective date of this subchapter, referred to in subsec.

(a), meaning the effective date of title XIII of subdiv. A of div.

G of Pub. L. 105-277, see section 1301 of Pub. L. 105-277, set out

as a note under section 6531 of this title.

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22 USC Sec. 6533 01/06/03

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CHAPTER 74 - FOREIGN AFFAIRS AGENCIES CONSOLIDATION

SUBCHAPTER III - UNITED STATES INFORMATION AGENCY

Part A - Abolition and Transfer of Functions

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Sec. 6533. Abolition of Office of Inspector General of United

States Information Agency and transfer of functions

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(a) Abolition of Office

The Office of Inspector General of the United States Information

Agency is abolished.

(b) to (d) Omitted

(e) Transfer of functions

There are transferred to the Office of the Inspector General of

the Department of State and the Foreign Service the functions that

the Office of Inspector General of the United States Information

Agency exercised before the effective date of this subchapter

(including all related functions of the Inspector General of the

United States Information Agency).

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(Pub. L. 105-277, div. G, subdiv. A, title XIII, Sec. 1314, Oct.

21, 1998, 112 Stat. 2681-776.)

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REFERENCES IN TEXT

For the effective date of this subchapter, referred to in subsec.

(e), meaning the effective date of title XIII of subdiv. A of div.

G of Pub. L. 105-277, see section 1301 of Pub. L. 105-277, set out

as a note under section 6531 of this title.

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CODIFICATION

Section is comprised of section 1314 of Pub. L. 105-277. Subsec.

(b) of section 1314 of Pub. L. 105-277 amended section 11 of the

Inspector General Act of 1978, set out in the Appendix to Title 5,

Government Organization and Employees, and subsecs. (c) and (d) of

section 1314 of Pub. L. 105-277 amended section 5315 of Title 5 and

section 6207 of this title, respectively.

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22 USC Part B - International Broadcasting 01/06/03

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CHAPTER 74 - FOREIGN AFFAIRS AGENCIES CONSOLIDATION

SUBCHAPTER III - UNITED STATES INFORMATION AGENCY

Part B - International Broadcasting

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PART B - INTERNATIONAL BROADCASTING

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22 USC Sec. 6541 01/06/03

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SUBCHAPTER III - UNITED STATES INFORMATION AGENCY

Part B - International Broadcasting

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Sec. 6541. Congressional findings and declaration of purpose

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Congress finds that -

(1) it is the policy of the United States to promote the right

of freedom of opinion and expression, including the freedom "to

seek, receive, and impart information and ideas through any media

and regardless of frontiers", in accordance with Article 19 of

the Universal Declaration of Human Rights;

(2) open communication of information and ideas among the

peoples of the world contributes to international peace and

stability, and the promotion of such communication is in the

interests of the United States;

(3) it is in the interest of the United States to support

broadcasting to other nations consistent with the requirements of

this part and the United States International Broadcasting Act of

1994 [22 U.S.C. 6201 et seq.]; and

(4) international broadcasting is, and should remain, an

essential instrument of United States foreign policy.

-SOURCE-

(Pub. L. 105-277, div. G, subdiv. A, title XIII, Sec. 1321, Oct.

21, 1998, 112 Stat. 2681-777.)

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REFERENCES IN TEXT

This part, referred to in par. (3), was in the original "this

chapter", meaning chapter 3 (Secs. 1321-1328) of title XIII of

subdiv. A of div. G of Pub. L. 105-277, Oct. 21, 1998, 112 Stat.

2681-777. For complete classification of chapter 3 to the Code, see

Tables.

The United States International Broadcasting Act of 1994,

referred to in par. (3), is title III of Pub. L. 103-236, Apr. 30,

1994, 108 Stat. 432, as amended, which is classified principally to

chapter 71 (Sec. 6201 et seq.) of this title. For complete

classification of this Act to the Code, see Short Title note set

out under section 6201 of this title and Tables.

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22 USC Sec. 6542 01/06/03

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TITLE 22 - FOREIGN RELATIONS AND INTERCOURSE

CHAPTER 74 - FOREIGN AFFAIRS AGENCIES CONSOLIDATION

SUBCHAPTER III - UNITED STATES INFORMATION AGENCY

Part B - International Broadcasting

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Sec. 6542. Transfer of broadcasting related funds, property, and

personnel

-STATUTE-

(a) Transfer and allocation of property and appropriations

(1) In general

The assets, liabilities (including contingent liabilities

arising from suits continued with a substitution or addition of

parties under section 6543(d) of this title), contracts,

property, records, and unexpended balance of appropriations,

authorizations, allocations, and other funds employed, held,

used, arising from, available to, or to be made available in

connection with the functions and offices of USIA transferred to

the Broadcasting Board of Governors by this part shall be

transferred to the Broadcasting Board of Governors for

appropriate allocation.

(2) Additional transfers

In addition to the transfers made under paragraph (1), there

shall be transferred to the Chairman of the Broadcasting Board of

Governors the assets, contracts, property, records, and

unexpended balance of appropriations, authorizations,

allocations, and other funds, as determined by the Secretary, in

concurrence with the Broadcasting Board of Governors, to support

the functions transferred by this part.

(b) Transfer of personnel

Notwithstanding any other provision of law -

(1) except as provided in subsection (c) of this section, all

personnel and positions of USIA employed or maintained to carry

out the functions transferred by this part to the Broadcasting

Board of Governors shall be transferred to the Broadcasting Board

of Governors at the same grade or class and the same rate of

basic pay or basic salary rate and with the same tenure held

immediately preceding transfer; and

(2) the personnel and positions of USIA, as determined by the

Secretary of State, with the concurrence of the Broadcasting

Board of Governors and the Director of USIA, to support the

functions transferred by this part shall be transferred to the

Broadcasting Board of Governors, including the International

Broadcasting Bureau, at the same grade or class and the same rate

of basic pay or basic salary rate and with the same tenure held

immediately preceding transfer.

(c) Transfer and allocation of property, appropriations, and

personnel associated with Worldnet

USIA personnel responsible for carrying out interactive dialogs

with foreign media and other similar overseas public diplomacy

programs using the Worldnet television broadcasting system, and

funds associated with such personnel, shall be transferred to the

Department of State in accordance with the provisions of subchapter

VI of this chapter.

(d) Incidental transfers

The Director of the Office of Management and Budget, when

requested by the Broadcasting Board of Governors, is authorized to

make such incidental dispositions of personnel, assets,

liabilities, grants, contracts, property, records, and unexpended

balances of appropriations, authorizations, allocations, and other

funds held, used, arising from, available to, or to be made

available in connection with functions and offices transferred from

USIA, as may be necessary to carry out the provisions of this

section.

-SOURCE-

(Pub. L. 105-277, div. G, subdiv. A, title XIII, Sec. 1326, Oct.

21, 1998, 112 Stat. 2681-782.)

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REFERENCES IN TEXT

This part, referred to in subsecs. (a) and (b), was in the

original "this chapter", meaning chapter 3 (Secs. 1321-1328) of

title XIII of subdiv. A of div. G of Pub. L. 105-277, Oct. 21,

1998, 112 Stat. 2681-777. For complete classification of chapter 3

to the Code, see Tables.

-End-

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22 USC Sec. 6543 01/06/03

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TITLE 22 - FOREIGN RELATIONS AND INTERCOURSE

CHAPTER 74 - FOREIGN AFFAIRS AGENCIES CONSOLIDATION

SUBCHAPTER III - UNITED STATES INFORMATION AGENCY

Part B - International Broadcasting

-HEAD-

Sec. 6543. Savings provisions

-STATUTE-

(a) Continuing legal force and effect

All orders, determinations, rules, regulations, permits,

agreements, grants, contracts, certificates, licenses,

registrations, privileges, and other administrative actions -

(1) that have been issued, made, granted, or allowed to become

effective by the President, any Federal agency or official

thereof, or by a court of competent jurisdiction, in the

performance of functions exercised by the Broadcasting Board of

Governors of the United States Information Agency on the day

before the effective date of this subchapter, and

(2) that are in effect at the time this subchapter takes

effect, or were final before the effective date of this

subchapter and are to become effective on or after the effective

date of this subchapter,

shall continue in effect according to their terms until modified,

terminated, superseded, set aside, or revoked in accordance with

law by the President, the Broadcasting Board of Governors, or other

authorized official, a court of competent jurisdiction, or by

operation of law.

(b) Pending proceedings

(1) In general

The provisions of this part, or amendments made by this part,

shall not affect any proceedings, including notices of proposed

rulemaking, or any application for any license, permit,

certificate, or financial assistance pending before the

Broadcasting Board of Governors of the United States Information

Agency at the time this subchapter takes effect, with respect to

functions exercised by the Board as of the effective date of this

subchapter but such proceedings and applications shall be

continued.

(2) Orders, appeals, and payments

Orders shall be issued in such proceedings, appeals shall be

taken therefrom, and payments shall be made pursuant to such

orders, as if this part had not been enacted, and orders issued

in any such proceedings shall continue in effect until modified,

terminated, superseded, or revoked by a duly authorized official,

by a court of competent jurisdiction, or by operation of law.

(3) Statutory construction

Nothing in this subsection shall be deemed to prohibit the

discontinuance or modification of any such proceeding under the

same terms and conditions and to the same extent that such

proceeding could have been discontinued or modified if this part

had not been enacted.

(c) Nonabatement of proceedings

No suit, action, or other proceeding commenced by or against any

officer in the official capacity of such individual as an officer

of the Broadcasting Board of Governors, or any commission or

component thereof, shall abate by reason of the enactment of this

part. No cause of action by or against the Broadcasting Board of

Governors, or any commission or component thereof, or by or against

any officer thereof in the official capacity of such officer, shall

abate by reason of the enactment of this part.

(d) Continuation of proceedings with substitution of parties

(1) Substitution of parties

If, before the effective date of this subchapter, USIA or the

Broadcasting Board of Governors, or any officer thereof in the

official capacity of such officer, is a party to a suit which is

related to the functions transferred by this part, then effective

on such date such suit shall be continued with the Broadcasting

Board of Governors or other appropriate official of the Board

substituted or added as a party.

(2) Liability of the Board

The Board shall participate in suits continued under paragraph

(1) where the Broadcasting Board of Governors or other

appropriate official of the Board is added as a party and shall

be liable for any judgments or remedies in those suits or

proceedings arising from the exercise of the functions

transferred by this part to the same extent that USIA would have

been liable if such judgment or remedy had been rendered on the

day before the abolition of USIA.

(e) Administrative actions relating to promulgation of regulations

Any administrative action relating to the preparation or

promulgation of a regulation by the Broadcasting Board of Governors

relating to a function exercised by the Board before the effective

date of this subchapter may be continued by the Board with the same

effect as if this part had not been enacted.

(f) References

Reference in any other Federal law, Executive order, rule,

regulation, or delegation of authority, or any document of or

relating to the Broadcasting Board of Governors of the United

States Information Agency with regard to functions exercised before

the effective date of this subchapter, shall be deemed to refer to

the Board.

-SOURCE-

(Pub. L. 105-277, div. G, subdiv. A, title XIII, Sec. 1327, Oct.

21, 1998, 112 Stat. 2681-783.)

-REFTEXT-

REFERENCES IN TEXT

For the effective date of this subchapter, referred to in

subsecs. (a), (b)(1), (d)(1), (e), and (f), meaning the effective

date of title XIII of subdiv. A of div. G of Pub. L. 105-277, see

section 1301 of Pub. L. 105-277, set out as a note under section

6531 of this title.

This part, referred to in subsecs. (b) to (e), was in the

original "this chapter", meaning chapter 3 (Secs. 1321-1328) of

title XIII of subdiv. A of div. G of Pub. L. 105-277, Oct. 21,

1998, 112 Stat. 2681-777. For complete classification of chapter 3

to the Code, see Tables.

-SECREF-

SECTION REFERRED TO IN OTHER SECTIONS

This section is referred to in sections 6542, 6615 of this title.

-End-

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22 USC Sec. 6544 01/06/03

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TITLE 22 - FOREIGN RELATIONS AND INTERCOURSE

CHAPTER 74 - FOREIGN AFFAIRS AGENCIES CONSOLIDATION

SUBCHAPTER III - UNITED STATES INFORMATION AGENCY

Part B - International Broadcasting

-HEAD-

Sec. 6544. Report on privatization of RFE/RL, Incorporated

-STATUTE-

Not later than March 1 of each year, the Broadcasting Board of

Governors shall submit to the appropriate congressional committees

a report on the progress of the Board and of RFE/RL, Incorporated,

on any steps taken to further the policy declared in section

6211(a) of this title. The report under this subsection shall

include the following:

(1) Efforts by RFE/RL, Incorporated, to terminate individual

language services.

(2) A detailed description of steps taken with regard to

section 6211(a) of this title.

(3) An analysis of prospects for privatization over the coming

year.

(4) An assessment of the extent to which United States

Government funding may be appropriate in the year 2000 and

subsequent years for surrogate broadcasting to the countries to

which RFE/RL, Incorporated, broadcast during the year. This

assessment shall include an analysis of the environment for

independent media in those countries, noting the extent of

government control of the media, the ability of independent

journalists and news organizations to operate, relevant domestic

legislation, level of government harassment and efforts to

censor, and other indications of whether the people of such

countries enjoy freedom of expression.

-SOURCE-

(Pub. L. 105-277, div. G, subdiv. A, title XIII, Sec. 1328, Oct.

21, 1998, 112 Stat. 2681-784.)

-End-

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22 USC Part C - Conforming Amendments 01/06/03

-EXPCITE-

TITLE 22 - FOREIGN RELATIONS AND INTERCOURSE

CHAPTER 74 - FOREIGN AFFAIRS AGENCIES CONSOLIDATION

SUBCHAPTER III - UNITED STATES INFORMATION AGENCY

Part C - Conforming Amendments

-HEAD-

PART C - CONFORMING AMENDMENTS

-End-

-CITE-

22 USC Sec. 6551 01/06/03

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TITLE 22 - FOREIGN RELATIONS AND INTERCOURSE

CHAPTER 74 - FOREIGN AFFAIRS AGENCIES CONSOLIDATION

SUBCHAPTER III - UNITED STATES INFORMATION AGENCY

Part C - Conforming Amendments

-HEAD-

Sec. 6551. References

-STATUTE-

(a) In general

Except as otherwise provided in this chapter, any reference in

any statute, reorganization plan, Executive order, regulation,

agreement, determination, or other official document or proceeding

to -

(1) the Director of the United States Information Agency or the

Director of the International Communication Agency shall be

deemed to refer to the Secretary of State; and

(2) the United States Information Agency, USIA, or the

International Communication Agency shall be deemed to refer to

the Department of State.

(b) Continuing references to USIA or Director

Subsection (a) of this section shall not apply to section

4069a(f), 4069b(g), or 4069c(f) of this title.

-SOURCE-

(Pub. L. 105-277, div. G, subdiv. A, title XIII, Sec. 1331, Oct.

21, 1998, 112 Stat. 2681-785.)

-REFTEXT-

REFERENCES IN TEXT

This chapter, referred to in subsec. (a), was in the original

"this subdivision", meaning subdiv. A of div. G of Pub. L. 105-277,

Oct. 21, 1998, 112 Stat. 2681-765, known as the Foreign Affairs

Agencies Consolidation Act of 1998. For complete classification of

this subdivision to the Code, see Short Title note set out under

section 6501 of this title and Tables.

Section 4069a(f), 4069b(g), or 4069c(f) of this title, referred

to in subsec. (b), was in the original "section 146(a), (b), or (c)

of the Foreign Relations Authorization Act, Fiscal Years 1990 and

1991" meaning section 146(a), (b), (c) of Pub. L. 101-246, title I,

Feb. 16, 1990, 104 Stat. 37, which amended sections 830, 831, and

832, respectively, of the Foreign Service Act of 1980, by adding

subsecs. (f), (g), and (f), respectively, to those sections which

are classified to sections 4069a(f), 4069b(g), and 4069c(f) of this

title.

-End-

-CITE-

22 USC Sec. 6552 01/06/03

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TITLE 22 - FOREIGN RELATIONS AND INTERCOURSE

CHAPTER 74 - FOREIGN AFFAIRS AGENCIES CONSOLIDATION

SUBCHAPTER III - UNITED STATES INFORMATION AGENCY

Part C - Conforming Amendments

-HEAD-

Sec. 6552. Application of certain laws

-STATUTE-

(a) Application to functions of Department of State

Section 1461 of this title, section 1461-1 of this title, and

section 1461-1a of this title shall not apply to public affairs and

other information dissemination functions of the Secretary of State

as carried out prior to any transfer of functions pursuant to this

chapter.

(b) Application to functions transferred to Department of State

Section 1461 of this title, section 1461-1 of this title, and

section 1461-1a of this title shall apply only to public diplomacy

programs of the Director of the United States Information Agency as

carried out prior to any transfer of functions pursuant to this

chapter to the same extent that such programs were covered by these

provisions prior to such transfer.

(c) Limitation on use of funds

(1) Except as provided in section 1461 of this title and section

1461-1a of this title, funds specifically authorized to be

appropriated for such public diplomacy programs, identified as

public diplomacy funds in any Congressional Presentation Document

described in subsection (e) of this section, or reprogrammed for

public diplomacy purposes, shall not be used to influence public

opinion in the United States, and no program material prepared

using such funds shall be distributed or disseminated in the United

States.

(2) Construction. - Nothing in paragraph (1) may be construed (A)

to interfere with the integration of administrative resources

between public diplomacy and other functions of the Department of

State or to prevent the occasional performance of functions other

than public diplomacy by officials or employees of the Department

of State who are primarily assigned to public diplomacy, provided

there is no substantial resulting diminution in the amount of

resources devoted to public diplomacy below the amounts described

in paragraph (1), or (B) to supersede reprogramming procedures.

(d) Reporting requirements

The report submitted pursuant to section 6601(f) of this title

shall include a detailed statement of the manner in which the

special mission of public diplomacy carried out by USIA prior to

the transfer of functions under this chapter shall be preserved

within the Department of State, including the planned duties and

responsibilities of any new bureaus that will perform such public

diplomacy functions. Such report shall also include the best

available estimates of -

(1) the amounts expended by the Department of State for public

affairs programs during fiscal year 1998, and on the personnel

and support costs for such programs;

(2) the amounts expended by USIA for its public diplomacy

programs during fiscal year 1998, and on the personnel and

support costs for such programs; and

(3) the amounts, including funds to be transferred from USIA

and funds appropriated to the Department, that will be allocated

for the programs described in paragraphs (1) and (2),

respectively, during the fiscal year in which the transfer of

functions from USIA to the Department occurs.

(e) Congressional Presentation Document

The Department of State's Congressional Presentation Document for

fiscal year 2000 and each fiscal year thereafter shall include -

(1) the aggregated amounts that the Department will spend on

such public diplomacy programs and on costs of personnel for such

programs, and a detailed description of the goals and purposes

for which such funds shall be expended; and

(2) the amount of funds allocated to and the positions

authorized for such public diplomacy programs, including bureaus

to be created upon the transfer of functions from USIA to the

Department.

-SOURCE-

(Pub. L. 105-277, div. G, subdiv. A, title XIII, Sec. 1333, Oct.

21, 1998, 112 Stat. 2681-785; Pub. L. 106-113, div. B, Sec.

1000(a)(7) [div. A, title III, Sec. 304], Nov. 29, 1999, 113 Stat.

1536, 1501A-434.)

-REFTEXT-

REFERENCES IN TEXT

This chapter, referred to in subsecs. (a), (b), and (d), was in

the original "this subdivision", meaning subdiv. A of div. G of

Pub. L. 105-277, Oct. 21, 1998, 112 Stat. 2681-765, known as the

Foreign Affairs Agencies Consolidation Act of 1998. For complete

classification of this subdivision to the Code, see Short Title

note set out under section 6501 of this title and Tables.

-MISC1-

AMENDMENTS

1999 - Subsec. (c). Pub. L. 106-113 designated existing

provisions as par. (1), inserted ", identified as public diplomacy

funds in any Congressional Presentation Document described in

subsection (e) of this section, or reprogrammed for public

diplomacy purposes," after "diplomacy programs", and added par.

(2).

-End-

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22 USC Sec. 6553 01/06/03

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TITLE 22 - FOREIGN RELATIONS AND INTERCOURSE

CHAPTER 74 - FOREIGN AFFAIRS AGENCIES CONSOLIDATION

SUBCHAPTER III - UNITED STATES INFORMATION AGENCY

Part C - Conforming Amendments

-HEAD-

Sec. 6553. Sunset of United States Advisory Commission on Public

Diplomacy

-STATUTE-

The United States Advisory Commission on Public Diplomacy,

established under section 1469 of this title and section 8 of

Reorganization Plan Numbered 2 of 1977, shall continue to exist and

operate under such provisions of law until October 1, 2005.

-SOURCE-

(Pub. L. 105-277, div. G, subdiv. A, title XIII, Sec. 1334, Oct.

21, 1998, 112 Stat. 2681-786; Pub. L. 106-113, div. B, Sec.

1000(a)(7) [div. A, title IV, Sec. 404(a)], Nov. 29, 1999, 113

Stat. 1536, 1501A-446; Pub. L. 107-77, title IV, Sec. 407(a), Nov.

28, 2001, 115 Stat. 790.)

-REFTEXT-

REFERENCES IN TEXT

Section 8 of Reorganization Plan Numbered 2 of 1977, referred to

in text, is set out as a note under section 1461 of this title and

in the Appendix to Title 5, Government Organization and Employees.

-MISC1-

AMENDMENTS

2001 - Pub. L. 107-77 substituted "October 1, 2005" for "October

1, 2001".

1999 - Pub. L. 106-113 amended section catchline and text

generally, substituting present provisions for provisions which had

abolished the United States Advisory Commission on Public

Diplomacy, repealed section 1469 of this title, and amended

Reorganization Plan No. 2 of 1977.

EFFECTIVE DATE OF 2001 AMENDMENT

Pub. L. 107-77, title IV, Sec. 407(b), Nov. 28, 2001, 115 Stat.

790, provided that: "The amendment made by subsection (a) [amending

this section] shall take effect as if included in the enactment of

the Admiral James W. Nance and Meg Donovan Foreign Relations

Authorization Act, Fiscal Years 2000 and 2001 [H.R. 3427, as

enacted by Pub. L. 106-113, div. B, Sec. 1000(a)(7)]."

EFFECTIVE DATE OF 1999 AMENDMENT

Pub. L. 106-113, div. B, Sec. 1000(a)(7) [div. A, title IV, Sec.

404(b)], Nov. 29, 1999, 113 Stat. 1536, 1501A-447, provided that:

"The amendment made by subsection (a) [amending this section] shall

take effect as if included in the enactment of the Foreign Affairs

Reform and Restructuring Act of 1998 [Pub. L. 105-277, div. G, see

Short Title note set out under section 6501 of this title]."

-End-

-CITE-

22 USC SUBCHAPTER IV - UNITED STATES INTERNATIONAL

DEVELOPMENT COOPERATION

AGENCY 01/06/03

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TITLE 22 - FOREIGN RELATIONS AND INTERCOURSE

CHAPTER 74 - FOREIGN AFFAIRS AGENCIES CONSOLIDATION

SUBCHAPTER IV - UNITED STATES INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT COOPERATION

AGENCY

-HEAD-

SUBCHAPTER IV - UNITED STATES INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT COOPERATION

AGENCY

-End-

-CITE-

22 USC Part A - Abolition and Transfer of Functions 01/06/03

-EXPCITE-

TITLE 22 - FOREIGN RELATIONS AND INTERCOURSE

CHAPTER 74 - FOREIGN AFFAIRS AGENCIES CONSOLIDATION

SUBCHAPTER IV - UNITED STATES INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT COOPERATION

AGENCY

Part A - Abolition and Transfer of Functions

-HEAD-

PART A - ABOLITION AND TRANSFER OF FUNCTIONS

-End-

-CITE-

22 USC Sec. 6561 01/06/03

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TITLE 22 - FOREIGN RELATIONS AND INTERCOURSE

CHAPTER 74 - FOREIGN AFFAIRS AGENCIES CONSOLIDATION

SUBCHAPTER IV - UNITED STATES INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT COOPERATION

AGENCY

Part A - Abolition and Transfer of Functions

-HEAD-

Sec. 6561. Abolition of United States International Development

Cooperation Agency

-STATUTE-

(a) In general

Except for the components specified in subsection (b) of this

section, the United States International Development Cooperation

Agency (including the Institute for Scientific and Technological

Cooperation) is abolished.

(b) AID and OPIC exempted

Subsection (a) of this section does not apply to the Agency for

International Development or the Overseas Private Investment

Corporation.

-SOURCE-

(Pub. L. 105-277, div. G, subdiv. A, title XIV, Sec. 1411, Oct. 21,

1998, 112 Stat. 2681-790.)

-MISC1-

EFFECTIVE DATE

Pub. L. 105-277, div. G, subdiv. A, title XIV, Sec. 1401, Oct.

21, 1998, 112 Stat. 2681-790, provided that: "This title [see

Tables for classification], and the amendments made by this title,

shall take effect on the earlier of -

"(1) April 1, 1999; or

"(2) the date of abolition [Apr. 1, 1999] of the United States

International Development Cooperation Agency pursuant to the

reorganization plan described in section 1601 [22 U.S.C. 6601]."

-End-

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22 USC Sec. 6562 01/06/03

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TITLE 22 - FOREIGN RELATIONS AND INTERCOURSE

CHAPTER 74 - FOREIGN AFFAIRS AGENCIES CONSOLIDATION

SUBCHAPTER IV - UNITED STATES INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT COOPERATION

AGENCY

Part A - Abolition and Transfer of Functions

-HEAD-

Sec. 6562. Transfer of functions and authorities

-STATUTE-

(a) Allocation of funds

(1) Allocation to the Secretary of State

Funds made available under the categories of assistance deemed

allocated to the Director of the International Development

Cooperation Agency under section 1-801 of Executive Order No.

12163 (22 U.S.C. 2381 note) as of October 1, 1997, shall be

allocated to the Secretary of State on and after the effective

date of this subchapter without further action by the President.

(2) Procedures for reallocations or transfers

The Secretary of State may allocate or transfer as appropriate

any funds received under paragraph (1) in the same manner as

previously provided for the Director of the International

Development Cooperation Agency under section 1-802 of that

Executive Order, as in effect on October 1, 1997.

(b) With respect to Overseas Private Investment Corporation

There are transferred to the Administrator of the Agency for

International Development all functions of the Director of the

United States International Development Cooperation Agency as of

the day before the effective date of this subchapter with respect

to the Overseas Private Investment Corporation.

(c) Other activities

The authorities and functions transferred to the United States

International Development Cooperation Agency or the Director of

that Agency by section 6 of Reorganization Plan Numbered 2 of 1979

shall, to the extent such authorities and functions have not been

repealed, be transferred to those agencies or heads of agencies, as

the case may be, in which those authorities and functions were

vested by statute as of the day before the effective date of such

reorganization plan.

-SOURCE-

(Pub. L. 105-277, div. G, subdiv. A, title XIV, Sec. 1412, Oct. 21,

1998, 112 Stat. 2681-790.)

-REFTEXT-

REFERENCES IN TEXT

Executive Order No. 12163, referred to in subsec. (a), is Ex.

Ord. No. 12163, Sept. 29, 1979, 44 F.R. 56673, as amended, which is

set out as a note under section 2381 of this title. Section 1-801

of Ex. Ord. No. 12163 was deleted in the general amendment of Part

1-8 of Ex. Ord. No. 12163 by Ex. Ord. No. 13118, Sec. 8, Mar. 31,

1999, 64 F.R. 16597.

For the effective date of this subchapter, referred to in

subsecs. (a)(1) and (b), meaning the effective date of title XIV of

subdiv. A of div. G of Pub. L. 105-277, see section 1401 of Pub. L.

105-277, set out as a note under section 6561 of this title.

Reorganization Plan Numbered 2 of 1979, referred to in subsec.

(c), is Reorg. Plan No. 2 of 1979, 44 F.R. 41165, 93 Stat. 1378,

effective Oct. 1, 1979, pursuant to Ex. Ord. No. 12163, which was

set out as a note under section 2381 of this title, prior to repeal

by Pub. L. 105-277, div. G, subdiv. A, title XIV, Secs. 1401,

1422(a)(1), Oct. 21, 1998, 112 Stat. 2681-790, 2681-792.

-SECREF-

SECTION REFERRED TO IN OTHER SECTIONS

This section is referred to in sections 6563, 6571 of this title.

-End-

-CITE-

22 USC Sec. 6563 01/06/03

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TITLE 22 - FOREIGN RELATIONS AND INTERCOURSE

CHAPTER 74 - FOREIGN AFFAIRS AGENCIES CONSOLIDATION

SUBCHAPTER IV - UNITED STATES INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT COOPERATION

AGENCY

Part A - Abolition and Transfer of Functions

-HEAD-

Sec. 6563. Status of AID

-STATUTE-

(a) In general

Unless abolished pursuant to the reorganization plan submitted

under section 6601 of this title, and except as provided in section

6562 of this title, there is within the Executive branch of

Government the United States Agency for International Development

as an entity described in section 104 of title 5.

(b) Retention of officers

Nothing in this section shall require the reappointment of any

officer of the United States serving in the Agency for

International Development of the United States International

Development Cooperation Agency as of the day before the effective

date of this subchapter.

-SOURCE-

(Pub. L. 105-277, div. G, subdiv. A, title XIV, Sec. 1413, Oct. 21,

1998, 112 Stat. 2681-791.)

-REFTEXT-

REFERENCES IN TEXT

For the effective date of this subchapter, referred to in subsec.

(b), meaning the effective date of title XIV of subdiv. A of div. G

of Pub. L. 105-277, see section 1401 of Pub. L. 105-277, set out as

a note under section 6561 of this title.

-End-

-CITE-

22 USC Part B - Miscellaneous Provisions 01/06/03

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TITLE 22 - FOREIGN RELATIONS AND INTERCOURSE

CHAPTER 74 - FOREIGN AFFAIRS AGENCIES CONSOLIDATION

SUBCHAPTER IV - UNITED STATES INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT COOPERATION

AGENCY

Part B - Miscellaneous Provisions

-HEAD-

PART B - MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS

-End-

-CITE-

22 USC Sec. 6571 01/06/03

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TITLE 22 - FOREIGN RELATIONS AND INTERCOURSE

CHAPTER 74 - FOREIGN AFFAIRS AGENCIES CONSOLIDATION

SUBCHAPTER IV - UNITED STATES INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT COOPERATION

AGENCY

Part B - Miscellaneous Provisions

-HEAD-

Sec. 6571. References

-STATUTE-

Except as otherwise provided in this chapter, any reference in

any statute, reorganization plan, Executive order, regulation,

agreement, determination, or other official document or proceeding

to the United States International Development Cooperation Agency

(IDCA) or to the Director or any other officer or employee of IDCA

-

(1) insofar as such reference relates to any function or

authority transferred under section 6562(a) of this title, shall

be deemed to refer to the Secretary of State;

(2) insofar as such reference relates to any function or

authority transferred under section 6562(b) of this title, shall

be deemed to refer to the Administrator of the Agency for

International Development;

(3) insofar as such reference relates to any function or

authority transferred under section 6562(c) of this title, shall

be deemed to refer to the head of the agency to which such

function or authority is transferred under such section; and

(4) insofar as such reference relates to any function or

authority not transferred by this subchapter, shall be deemed to

refer to the President or such agency or agencies as may be

specified by Executive order.

-SOURCE-

(Pub. L. 105-277, div. G, subdiv. A, title XIV, Sec. 1421, Oct. 21,

1998, 112 Stat. 2681-791.)

-REFTEXT-

REFERENCES IN TEXT

This chapter, referred to in text, was in the original "this

subdivision", meaning subdiv. A of div. G of Pub. L. 105-277, Oct.

21, 1998, 112 Stat. 2681-765, known as the Foreign Affairs Agencies

Consolidation Act of 1998. For complete classification of this

subdivision to the Code, see Short Title note set out under section

6501 of this title and Tables.

This subchapter, referred to in par. (4), was in the original

"this title", meaning title XIV of subdiv. A of div. G of Pub. L.

105-277, Oct. 21, 1998, 112 Stat. 2681-790. For complete

classification of title XIV to the Code, see Tables.

-End-

-CITE-

22 USC SUBCHAPTER V - AGENCY FOR INTERNATIONAL

DEVELOPMENT 01/06/03

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TITLE 22 - FOREIGN RELATIONS AND INTERCOURSE

CHAPTER 74 - FOREIGN AFFAIRS AGENCIES CONSOLIDATION

SUBCHAPTER V - AGENCY FOR INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT

-HEAD-

SUBCHAPTER V - AGENCY FOR INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT

-End-

-CITE-

22 USC Part A - Reorganization and Transfer of Functions 01/06/03

-EXPCITE-

TITLE 22 - FOREIGN RELATIONS AND INTERCOURSE

CHAPTER 74 - FOREIGN AFFAIRS AGENCIES CONSOLIDATION

SUBCHAPTER V - AGENCY FOR INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Part A - Reorganization and Transfer of Functions

-HEAD-

PART A - REORGANIZATION AND TRANSFER OF FUNCTIONS

-End-

-CITE-

22 USC Sec. 6581 01/06/03

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TITLE 22 - FOREIGN RELATIONS AND INTERCOURSE

CHAPTER 74 - FOREIGN AFFAIRS AGENCIES CONSOLIDATION

SUBCHAPTER V - AGENCY FOR INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Part A - Reorganization and Transfer of Functions

-HEAD-

Sec. 6581. Reorganization of Agency for International Development

-STATUTE-

(a) In general

The Agency for International Development shall be reorganized in

accordance with this chapter and the reorganization plan

transmitted pursuant to section 6601 of this title.

(b) Functions to be transferred

The reorganization of the Agency for International Development

shall provide, at a minimum, for the transfer to and consolidation

with the Department of State of the following functions of AID:

(1) The Press office.

(2) Certain administrative functions.

-SOURCE-

(Pub. L. 105-277, div. G, subdiv. A, title XV, Sec. 1511, Oct. 21,

1998, 112 Stat. 2681-793.)

-REFTEXT-

REFERENCES IN TEXT

This chapter, referred to in subsec. (a), was in the original

"this subdivision", meaning subdiv. A of div. G of Pub. L. 105-277,

Oct. 21, 1998, 112 Stat. 2681-765, known as the Foreign Affairs

Agencies Consolidation Act of 1998. For complete classification of

this subdivision to the Code, see Short Title note set out under

section 6501 of this title and Tables.

-MISC1-

EFFECTIVE DATE

Pub. L. 105-277, div. G, subdiv. A, title XV, Sec. 1501, Oct. 21,

1998, 112 Stat. 2681-793, provided that: "This title [enacting this

subchapter], and the amendments made by this title, shall take

effect on the earlier of -

"(1) April 1, 1999; or

"(2) the date of reorganization [Apr. 1, 1999] of the Agency

for International Development pursuant to the reorganization plan

described in section 1601 [22 U.S.C. 6601]."

-SECREF-

SECTION REFERRED TO IN OTHER SECTIONS

This section is referred to in section 6601 of this title.

-End-

-CITE-

22 USC Part B - Authorities of Secretary of State 01/06/03

-EXPCITE-

TITLE 22 - FOREIGN RELATIONS AND INTERCOURSE

CHAPTER 74 - FOREIGN AFFAIRS AGENCIES CONSOLIDATION

SUBCHAPTER V - AGENCY FOR INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Part B - Authorities of Secretary of State

-HEAD-

PART B - AUTHORITIES OF SECRETARY OF STATE

-End-

-CITE-

22 USC Sec. 6591 01/06/03

-EXPCITE-

TITLE 22 - FOREIGN RELATIONS AND INTERCOURSE

CHAPTER 74 - FOREIGN AFFAIRS AGENCIES CONSOLIDATION

SUBCHAPTER V - AGENCY FOR INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Part B - Authorities of Secretary of State

-HEAD-

Sec. 6591. "United States assistance" defined

-STATUTE-

In this part, the term "United States assistance" means

development and other economic assistance, including assistance

made available under the following provisions of law:

(1) Chapter 1 of part I of the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961

[22 U.S.C. 2151 et seq.] (relating to development assistance).

(2) Chapter 4 of part II of the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961

[22 U.S.C. 2346 et seq.] (relating to the economic support fund).

(3) Chapter 10 of part I of the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961

[22 U.S.C. 2293 et seq.] (relating to the Development Fund for

Africa).

(4) Chapter 11 of part I of the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961

[22 U.S.C. 2295 et seq.] (relating to assistance for the

independent states of the former Soviet Union).

(5) The Support for East European Democracy Act (22 U.S.C. 5401

et seq.).

-SOURCE-

(Pub. L. 105-277, div. G, subdiv. A, title XV, Sec. 1521, Oct. 21,

1998, 112 Stat. 2681-794.)

-REFTEXT-

REFERENCES IN TEXT

The Foreign Assistance Act of 1961, referred to in pars. (1) to

(4), is Pub. L. 87-195, Sept. 4, 1961, 75 Stat. 424, as amended.

Chapters 1, 10, and 11 of part I of the Act are classified

generally to parts I (Sec. 2151 et seq.), X (Sec. 2293 et seq.),

and XI (Sec. 2295 et seq.), respectively, of subchapter I of

chapter 32 of this title. Chapter 4 of part II of the Act is

classified generally to part IV (Sec. 2346 et seq.) of subchapter

II of chapter 32 of this title. For provisions deeming references

to part I of subchapter I to include a reference to section 2293 of

this title, see section 2293(d)(1) of this title. For complete

classification of this Act to the Code, see Short Title note set

out under section 2151 of this title and Tables.

The Support for East European Democracy Act, referred to in par.

(5), probably means the Support for East European Democracy (SEED)

Act of 1989, Pub. L. 101-179, Nov. 28, 1989, 103 Stat. 1298, as

amended, which is classified principally to chapter 63 (Sec. 5401

et seq.) of this title. For complete classification of this Act to

the Code, see Short Title note set out under section 5401 of this

title and Tables.

-End-

-CITE-

22 USC Sec. 6592 01/06/03

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TITLE 22 - FOREIGN RELATIONS AND INTERCOURSE

CHAPTER 74 - FOREIGN AFFAIRS AGENCIES CONSOLIDATION

SUBCHAPTER V - AGENCY FOR INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Part B - Authorities of Secretary of State

-HEAD-

Sec. 6592. Administrator of AID reporting to Secretary of State

-STATUTE-

The Administrator of the Agency for International Development,

appointed pursuant to section 2384(a) of this title, shall report

to and be under the direct authority and foreign policy guidance of

the Secretary of State.

-SOURCE-

(Pub. L. 105-277, div. G, subdiv. A, title XV, Sec. 1522, Oct. 21,

1998, 112 Stat. 2681-794.)

-End-

-CITE-

22 USC Sec. 6593 01/06/03

-EXPCITE-

TITLE 22 - FOREIGN RELATIONS AND INTERCOURSE

CHAPTER 74 - FOREIGN AFFAIRS AGENCIES CONSOLIDATION

SUBCHAPTER V - AGENCY FOR INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Part B - Authorities of Secretary of State

-HEAD-

Sec. 6593. Assistance programs coordination and oversight

-STATUTE-

(a) Authority of Secretary of State

(1) In general

Under the direction of the President, the Secretary of State

shall coordinate all United States assistance in accordance with

this section, except as provided in paragraphs (2) and (3).

(2) Export promotion activities

Coordination of activities relating to promotion of exports of

United States goods and services shall continue to be primarily

the responsibility of the Secretary of Commerce.

(3) International economic activities

Coordination of activities relating to United States

participation in international financial institutions and

relating to organization of multilateral efforts aimed at

currency stabilization, currency convertibility, debt reduction,

and comprehensive economic reform programs shall continue to be

primarily the responsibility of the Secretary of the Treasury.

(4) Authorities and powers of the Secretary of State

The powers and authorities of the Secretary provided in this

part are in addition to the powers and authorities provided to

the Secretary under any other Act, including section 101(b) and

section 622(c) of the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 (22 U.S.C.

2151(b), 2382(c)).

(b) Coordination activities

Coordination activities of the Secretary of State under

subsection (a) of this section shall include -

(1) approving an overall assistance and economic cooperation

strategy;

(2) ensuring program and policy coordination among agencies of

the United States Government in carrying out the policies set

forth in the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 [22 U.S.C. 2151 et

seq.], the Arms Export Control Act [22 U.S.C. 2751 et seq.], and

other relevant assistance Acts;

(3) pursuing coordination with other countries and

international organizations; and

(4) resolving policy, program, and funding disputes among

United States Government agencies.

(c) Statutory construction

Nothing in this section may be construed to lessen the

accountability of any Federal agency administering any program,

project, or activity of United States assistance for any funds made

available to the Federal agency for that purpose.

(d) Authority to provide personnel of Agency for International

Development

The Administrator of the Agency for International Development is

authorized to detail to the Department of State on a

nonreimbursable basis such personnel employed by the Agency as the

Secretary of State may require to carry out this section.

-SOURCE-

(Pub. L. 105-277, div. G, subdiv. A, title XV, Sec. 1523, Oct. 21,

1998, 112 Stat. 2681-794.)

-REFTEXT-

REFERENCES IN TEXT

The Foreign Assistance Act of 1961, referred to in subsec.

(b)(2), is Pub. L. 87-195, Sept. 4, 1961, 75 Stat. 424, as amended,

which is classified principally to chapter 32 (Sec. 2151 et seq.)

of this title. For complete classification of this Act to the Code,

see Short Title note set out under section 2151 of this title and

Tables.

The Arms Export Control Act, referred to in subsec. (b)(2), is

Pub. L. 90-629, Oct. 22, 1968, 82 Stat. 1320, as amended, which is

classified principally to chapter 39 (Sec. 2751 et seq.) of this

title. For complete classification of this Act to the Code, see

Short Title note set out under section 2751 of this title and

Tables.

-End-

-CITE-

22 USC SUBCHAPTER VI - TRANSITION 01/06/03

-EXPCITE-

TITLE 22 - FOREIGN RELATIONS AND INTERCOURSE

CHAPTER 74 - FOREIGN AFFAIRS AGENCIES CONSOLIDATION

SUBCHAPTER VI - TRANSITION

-HEAD-

SUBCHAPTER VI - TRANSITION

-SECREF-

SUBCHAPTER REFERRED TO IN OTHER SECTIONS

This subchapter is referred to in section 6542 of this title.

-End-

-CITE-

22 USC Part A - Reorganization Plan 01/06/03

-EXPCITE-

TITLE 22 - FOREIGN RELATIONS AND INTERCOURSE

CHAPTER 74 - FOREIGN AFFAIRS AGENCIES CONSOLIDATION

SUBCHAPTER VI - TRANSITION

Part A - Reorganization Plan

-HEAD-

PART A - REORGANIZATION PLAN

-End-

-CITE-

22 USC Sec. 6601 01/06/03

-EXPCITE-

TITLE 22 - FOREIGN RELATIONS AND INTERCOURSE

CHAPTER 74 - FOREIGN AFFAIRS AGENCIES CONSOLIDATION

SUBCHAPTER VI - TRANSITION

Part A - Reorganization Plan

-HEAD-

Sec. 6601. Reorganization plan and report

-STATUTE-

(a) Submission of plan and report

Not later than 60 days after October 21, 1998, the President

shall transmit to the appropriate congressional committees a

reorganization plan and report regarding -

(1) the abolition of the United States Arms Control and

Disarmament Agency, the United States Information Agency, and the

United States International Development Cooperation Agency in

accordance with this chapter;

(2) with respect to the Agency for International Development,

the consolidation and streamlining of the Agency and the transfer

of certain functions of the Agency to the Department in

accordance with section 6581 of this title;

(3) the termination of functions of each covered agency as may

be necessary to effectuate the reorganization under this chapter,

and the termination of the affairs of each agency abolished under

this chapter;

(4) the transfer to the Department of the functions and

personnel of each covered agency consistent with the provisions

of this chapter; and

(5) the consolidation, reorganization, and streamlining of the

Department in connection with the transfer of such functions and

personnel in order to carry out such functions.

(b) Covered agencies

The agencies covered by this section are the following:

(1) The United States Arms Control and Disarmament Agency.

(2) The United States Information Agency.

(3) The United States International Development Cooperation

Agency.

(4) The Agency for International Development.

(c) Plan elements

The plan transmitted under subsection (a) of this section shall

contain, consistent with this chapter, such elements as the

President deems appropriate, including elements that -

(1) identify the functions of each covered agency that will be

transferred to the Department under the plan;

(2) specify the steps to be taken by the Secretary of State to

reorganize internally the functions of the Department, including

the consolidation of offices and functions, that will be required

under the plan in order to permit the Department to carry out the

functions transferred to it under the plan;

(3) specify the funds available to each covered agency that

will be transferred to the Department as a result of the transfer

of functions of such agency to the Department;

(4) specify the proposed allocations within the Department of

unexpended funds transferred in connection with the transfer of

functions under the plan; and

(5) specify the proposed disposition of the property,

facilities, contracts, records, and other assets and liabilities

of each covered agency in connection with the transfer of the

functions of such agency to the Department.

(d) Reorganization plan of Agency for International Development

In addition to applicable provisions of subsection (c) of this

section, the reorganization plan transmitted under this section for

the Agency for International Development -

(1) may provide for the abolition of the Agency for

International Development and the transfer of all its functions

to the Department of State; or

(2) in lieu of the abolition and transfer of functions under

paragraph (1) -

(A) shall provide for the transfer to and consolidation

within the Department of the functions set forth in section

6581 of this title; and

(B) may provide for additional consolidation, reorganization,

and streamlining of AID, including -

(i) the termination of functions and reductions in

personnel of AID;

(ii) the transfer of functions of AID, and the personnel

associated with such functions, to the Department; and

(iii) the consolidation, reorganization, and streamlining

of the Department upon the transfer of such functions and

personnel in order to carry out the functions transferred.

(e) Modification of plan

The President may, on the basis of consultations with the

appropriate congressional committees, modify or revise any part of

the plan transmitted under subsection (a) of this section until

that part of the plan becomes effective in accordance with

subsection (g) of this section.

(f) Report

The report accompanying the reorganization plan for the

Department and the covered agencies submitted pursuant to this

section shall describe the implementation of the plan and shall

include -

(1) a detailed description of -

(A) the actions necessary or planned to complete the

reorganization,

(B) the anticipated nature and substance of any orders,

directives, and other administrative and operational actions

which are expected to be required for completing or

implementing the reorganization, and

(C) any preliminary actions which have been taken in the

implementation process;

(2) the number of personnel and positions of each covered

agency (including civil service personnel, Foreign Service

personnel, and detailees) that are expected to be transferred to

the Department, separated from service with such agency, or

eliminated under the plan, and a projected schedule for such

transfers, separations, and terminations;

(3) the number of personnel and positions of the Department

(including civil service personnel, Foreign Service personnel,

and detailees) that are expected to be transferred within the

Department, separated from service with the Department, or

eliminated under the plan, and a projected schedule for such

transfers, separations, and terminations;

(4) a projected schedule for completion of the implementation

process; and

(5) recommendations, if any, for legislation necessary to carry

out changes made by this chapter relating to personnel and to

incidental transfers.

(g) Effective date

(1) In general

The reorganization plan described in this section, including

any modifications or revisions of the plan under subsection (e)

of this section, shall become effective on the earlier of the

date for the respective covered agency specified in paragraph (2)

or the date announced by the President under paragraph (3).

(2) Statutory effective dates

The effective dates under this paragraph for the reorganization

plan described in this section are the following:

(A) April 1, 1999, with respect to functions of the Agency

for International Development described in section 6581 of this

title.

(B) April 1, 1999, with respect to the abolition of the

United States Arms Control and Disarmament Agency and the

United States International Development Cooperation Agency.

(C) October 1, 1999, with respect to the abolition of the

United States Information Agency.

(3) Effective date by Presidential determination

An effective date under this paragraph for a reorganization

plan described in this section is such date as the President

shall determine to be appropriate and announce by notice

published in the Federal Register, which date may be not earlier

than 90 calendar days after the President has transmitted the

reorganization plan to the appropriate congressional committees

pursuant to subsection (a) of this section.

(4) Statutory construction

Nothing in this subsection may be construed to require the

transfer of functions, personnel, records, balance of

appropriations, or other assets of a covered agency on a single

date.

(5) Supersedes existing law

Paragraph (1) shall apply notwithstanding section 905(b) of

title 5.

(h) Publication

The reorganization plan described in this section shall be

printed in the Federal Register after the date upon which it first

becomes effective.

-SOURCE-

(Pub. L. 105-277, div. G, subdiv. A, title XVI, Sec. 1601, Oct. 21,

1998, 112 Stat. 2681-795.)

-REFTEXT-

REFERENCES IN TEXT

This chapter, referred to in subsecs. (a)(1), (3), (4), (c), and

(f)(5), was in the original "this subdivision", meaning subdiv. A

of div. G of Pub. L. 105-277, Oct. 21, 1998, 112 Stat. 2681-765,

known as the Foreign Affairs Agencies Consolidation Act of 1998.

For complete classification of this subdivision to the Code, see

Short Title note set out under section 6501 of this title and

Tables.

-EXEC-

DELEGATION OF THE FUNCTIONS VESTED IN THE PRESIDENT BY SECTIONS

1601(E) AND 1601(G) OF THE FOREIGN AFFAIRS REFORM AND RESTRUCTURING

ACT OF 1998, AS ENACTED IN PUBLIC LAW 105-277

Memorandum of President of the United States, Mar. 31, 1999, 64

F.R. 17079, provided:

Memorandum for the Secretary of State

By the authority vested in me by the Constitution and laws of the

United States, including section 301 of title 3 of the United

States Code, I hereby delegate to you the functions vested in the

President by sections 1601(e) and 1601(g) of the Foreign Affairs

Reform and Restructuring Act of 1998, as enacted in Public Law

105-277 [22 U.S.C. 6601(e), (g)].

The functions delegated by this memorandum may be redelegated as

appropriate.

You are authorized and directed to publish this memorandum in the

Federal Register.

William J. Clinton.

-SECREF-

SECTION REFERRED TO IN OTHER SECTIONS

This section is referred to in sections 6552, 6563, 6581, 6611 of

this title.

-End-

-CITE-

22 USC Part B - Reorganization Authority 01/06/03

-EXPCITE-

TITLE 22 - FOREIGN RELATIONS AND INTERCOURSE

CHAPTER 74 - FOREIGN AFFAIRS AGENCIES CONSOLIDATION

SUBCHAPTER VI - TRANSITION

Part B - Reorganization Authority

-HEAD-

PART B - REORGANIZATION AUTHORITY

-End-

-CITE-

22 USC Sec. 6611 01/06/03

-EXPCITE-

TITLE 22 - FOREIGN RELATIONS AND INTERCOURSE

CHAPTER 74 - FOREIGN AFFAIRS AGENCIES CONSOLIDATION

SUBCHAPTER VI - TRANSITION

Part B - Reorganization Authority

-HEAD-

Sec. 6611. Reorganization authority

-STATUTE-

(a) In general

The Secretary is authorized, subject to the requirements of this

chapter, to allocate or reallocate any function transferred to the

Department under any subchapter of this chapter, and to establish,

consolidate, alter, or discontinue such organizational entities

within the Department as may be necessary or appropriate to carry

out any reorganization under this chapter, but this subsection does

not authorize the Secretary to modify the terms of any statute that

establishes or defines the functions of any bureau, office, or

officer of the Department.

(b) Requirements and limitations on reorganization plan

The reorganization plan transmitted under section 6601 of this

title may not have the effect of -

(1) creating a new executive department;

(2) continuing a function beyond the period authorized by law

for its exercise or beyond the time when it would have terminated

if the reorganization had not been made;

(3) authorizing a Federal agency to exercise a function which

is not authorized by law at the time the plan is transmitted to

Congress;

(4) creating a new Federal agency which is not a component or

part of an existing executive department or independent agency;

or

(5) increasing the term of an office beyond that provided by

law for the office.

-SOURCE-

(Pub. L. 105-277, div. G, subdiv. A, title XVI, Sec. 1611, Oct. 21,

1998, 112 Stat. 2681-798.)

-REFTEXT-

REFERENCES IN TEXT

This chapter, referred to in subsec. (a), was in the original

"this subdivision", meaning subdiv. A of div. G of Pub. L. 105-277,

Oct. 21, 1998, 112 Stat. 2681-765, known as the Foreign Affairs

Agencies Consolidation Act of 1998. For complete classification of

this subdivision to the Code, see Short Title note set out under

section 6501 of this title and Tables.

-End-

-CITE-

22 USC Sec. 6612 01/06/03

-EXPCITE-

TITLE 22 - FOREIGN RELATIONS AND INTERCOURSE

CHAPTER 74 - FOREIGN AFFAIRS AGENCIES CONSOLIDATION

SUBCHAPTER VI - TRANSITION

Part B - Reorganization Authority

-HEAD-

Sec. 6612. Transfer and allocation of appropriations

-STATUTE-

(a) In general

Except as otherwise provided in this chapter, the assets,

liabilities (including contingent liabilities arising from suits

continued with a substitution or addition of parties under section

6615(e) of this title), contracts, property, records, and

unexpended balance of appropriations, authorizations, allocations,

and other funds employed, held, used, arising from, available to,

or to be made available in connection with the functions and

offices, or portions thereof, transferred by any subchapter of this

chapter shall be transferred to the Secretary for appropriate

allocation.

(b) Limitation on use of transferred funds

Except as provided in subsection (c) of this section, unexpended

and unobligated funds transferred pursuant to any subchapter of

this chapter shall be used only for the purposes for which the

funds were originally authorized and appropriated.

(c) Funds to facilitate transition

(1) Congressional notification

Funds transferred pursuant to subsection (a) of this section

may be available for the purposes of reorganization subject to

notification of the appropriate congressional committees in

accordance with the procedures applicable to a reprogramming of

funds under section 2706 of this title.

(2) Transfer authority

Funds in any account appropriated to the Department of State

may be transferred to another such account for the purposes of

reorganization, subject to notification of the appropriate

congressional committees in accordance with the procedures

applicable to a reprogramming of funds under section 2706 of this

title. The authority in this paragraph is in addition to any

other transfer authority available to the Secretary of State and

shall expire September 30, 2000.

-SOURCE-

(Pub. L. 105-277, div. G, subdiv. A, title XVI, Sec. 1612, Oct. 21,

1998, 112 Stat. 2681-798.)

-REFTEXT-

REFERENCES IN TEXT

This chapter, referred to in subsecs. (a) and (b), was in the

original "this subdivision", meaning subdiv. A of div. G of Pub. L.

105-277, Oct. 21, 1998, 112 Stat. 2681-765, known as the Foreign

Affairs Agencies Consolidation Act of 1998. For complete

classification of this subdivision to the Code, see Short Title

note set out under section 6501 of this title and Tables.

-End-

-CITE-

22 USC Sec. 6613 01/06/03

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TITLE 22 - FOREIGN RELATIONS AND INTERCOURSE

CHAPTER 74 - FOREIGN AFFAIRS AGENCIES CONSOLIDATION

SUBCHAPTER VI - TRANSITION

Part B - Reorganization Authority

-HEAD-

Sec. 6613. Transfer, appointment, and assignment of personnel

-STATUTE-

(a) Transfer of personnel from ACDA and USIA

Except as otherwise provided in subchapter III of this chapter -

(1) not later than the date of abolition of ACDA, all personnel

and positions of ACDA, and

(2) not later than the date of abolition of USIA, all personnel

and positions of USIA,

shall be transferred to the Department of State at the same grade

or class and the same rate of basic pay or basic salary rate and

with the same tenure held immediately preceding transfer.

(b) Transfer of personnel from AID

Except as otherwise provided in subchapter III of this chapter,

not later than the date of transfer of any function of AID to the

Department of State under this chapter, all AID personnel

performing such functions and all positions associated with such

functions shall be transferred to the Department of State at the

same grade or class and the same rate of basic pay or basic salary

rate and with the same tenure held immediately preceding transfer.

(c) Assignment authority

The Secretary, for a period of not more than 6 months commencing

on the effective date of the transfer to the Department of State of

personnel under subsections (a) and (b) of this section, is

authorized to assign such personnel to any position or set of

duties in the Department of State regardless of the position held

or duties performed by such personnel prior to transfer, except

that, by virtue of such assignment, such personnel shall not have

their grade or class or their rate of basic pay or basic salary

rate reduced, nor their tenure changed. In carrying out the

reorganization under this Act, the Secretary shall ensure that the

advances made in increasing the number and status of women and

minorities within the foreign affairs agencies of the Federal

Government, in terms of representation within the agencies as well

as relative rank, are not undermined by discrimination within the

newly reorganized Department of State. The Secretary shall consult

with the relevant exclusive representatives (as defined in section

4102 of this title and in section 7103 of title 5) with regard to

the exercise of this authority. This subsection does not authorize

the Secretary to assign any individual to any position that by law

requires appointment by the President, by and with the advice and

consent of the Senate.

(d) Superseding other provisions of law

Subsections (a) through (c) of this section shall be exercised

notwithstanding any other provision of law.

-SOURCE-

(Pub. L. 105-277, div. G, subdiv. A, title XVI, Sec. 1613, Oct. 21,

1998, 112 Stat. 2681-799; Pub. L. 106-113, div. B, Sec. 1000(a)(7)

[div. A, title III, Sec. 341], Nov. 29, 1999, 113 Stat. 1536,

1501A-444.)

-REFTEXT-

REFERENCES IN TEXT

Subchapter III of this chapter, referred to in subsecs. (a) and

(b), was in the original "title XIII", meaning title XIII of

subdiv. A of div. G of Pub. L. 105-277, Oct. 21, 1998, 112 Stat.

2681-776. For complete classification of title XIII of div. G of

this Act to the Code, see Tables.

This chapter, referred to in subsec. (b), was in the original

"this subdivision", meaning subdiv. A of div. G of Pub. L. 105-277,

Oct. 21, 1998, 112 Stat. 2681-765, known as the Foreign Affairs

Agencies Consolidation Act of 1998. For complete classification of

this subdivision to the Code, see Short Title note set out under

section 6501 of this title and Tables.

This Act, referred to in subsec. (c), probably means division G

of Pub. L. 105-277, Oct. 21, 1998, 112 Stat. 2681-761, as amended,

known as the Foreign Affairs Reform and Restructuring Act of 1998.

For complete classification of division G to the Code, see Short

Title note set out under section 6501 of this title and Tables.

Section 4102 of this title, referred to in subsec. (c), was in

the original "section 1002 of the Foreign Service Act", and was

translated as meaning section 1002 of the Foreign Service Act of

1980 to reflect the probable intent of Congress.

-MISC1-

AMENDMENTS

1999 - Subsec. (c). Pub. L. 106-113 inserted after first sentence

"In carrying out the reorganization under this Act, the Secretary

shall ensure that the advances made in increasing the number and

status of women and minorities within the foreign affairs agencies

of the Federal Government, in terms of representation within the

agencies as well as relative rank, are not undermined by

discrimination within the newly reorganized Department of State.".

-End-

-CITE-

22 USC Sec. 6614 01/06/03

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TITLE 22 - FOREIGN RELATIONS AND INTERCOURSE

CHAPTER 74 - FOREIGN AFFAIRS AGENCIES CONSOLIDATION

SUBCHAPTER VI - TRANSITION

Part B - Reorganization Authority

-HEAD-

Sec. 6614. Incidental transfers

-STATUTE-

The Director of the Office of Management and Budget, when

requested by the Secretary, is authorized to make such incidental

dispositions of personnel, assets, liabilities, grants, contracts,

property, records, and unexpended balances of appropriations,

authorizations, allocations, and other funds held, used, arising

from, available to, or to be made available in connection with such

functions, as may be necessary to carry out the provisions of any

subchapter of this chapter. The Director of the Office of

Management and Budget, in consultation with the Secretary, shall

provide for the termination of the affairs of all entities

terminated by this chapter and for such further measures and

dispositions as may be necessary to effectuate the purposes of any

subchapter of this chapter.

-SOURCE-

(Pub. L. 105-277, div. G, subdiv. A, title XVI, Sec. 1614, Oct. 21,

1998, 112 Stat. 2681-799.)

-REFTEXT-

REFERENCES IN TEXT

This chapter, referred to in text, was in the original "this

subdivision", meaning subdiv. A of div. G of Pub. L. 105-277, Oct.

21, 1998, 112 Stat. 2681-765, known as the Foreign Affairs Agencies

Consolidation Act of 1998. For complete classification of this

subdivision to the Code, see Short Title note set out under section

6501 of this title and Tables.

-End-

-CITE-

22 USC Sec. 6615 01/06/03

-EXPCITE-

TITLE 22 - FOREIGN RELATIONS AND INTERCOURSE

CHAPTER 74 - FOREIGN AFFAIRS AGENCIES CONSOLIDATION

SUBCHAPTER VI - TRANSITION

Part B - Reorganization Authority

-HEAD-

Sec. 6615. Savings provisions

-STATUTE-

(a) Continuing legal force and effect

All orders, determinations, rules, regulations, permits,

agreements, grants, contracts, certificates, licenses,

registrations, privileges, and other administrative actions -

(1) that have been issued, made, granted, or allowed to become

effective by the President, any Federal agency or official

thereof, or by a court of competent jurisdiction, in the

performance of functions that are transferred under any

subchapter of this chapter; and

(2) that are in effect as of the effective date of such

subchapter, or were final before the effective date of such

subchapter and are to become effective on or after the effective

date of such subchapter,

shall continue in effect according to their terms until modified,

terminated, superseded, set aside, or revoked in accordance with

law by the President, the Secretary, or other authorized official,

a court of competent jurisdiction, or by operation of law.

(b) Pending proceedings

(1) In general

The provisions of any subchapter of this chapter shall not

affect any proceedings, including notices of proposed rulemaking,

or any application for any license, permit, certificate, or

financial assistance pending on the effective date of any

subchapter of this chapter before any Federal agency, commission,

or component thereof, functions of which are transferred by any

subchapter of this chapter. Such proceedings and applications, to

the extent that they relate to functions so transferred, shall be

continued.

(2) Orders, appeals, payments

Orders shall be issued in such proceedings, appeals shall be

taken therefrom, and payments shall be made pursuant to such

orders, as if this chapter had not been enacted. Orders issued in

any such proceedings shall continue in effect until modified,

terminated, superseded, or revoked by the Secretary, by a court

of competent jurisdiction, or by operation of law.

(3) Statutory construction

Nothing in this chapter shall be deemed to prohibit the

discontinuance or modification of any such proceeding under the

same terms and conditions and to the same extent that such

proceeding could have been discontinued or modified if this

chapter had not been enacted.

(4) Regulations

The Secretary is authorized to promulgate regulations providing

for the orderly transfer of proceedings continued under this

subsection to the Department.

(c) No effect on judicial or administrative proceedings

Except as provided in subsection (e) of this section and section

6543(d) of this title -

(1) the provisions of this chapter shall not affect suits

commenced prior to the effective dates of the respective

subchapters of this chapter; and

(2) in all such suits, proceedings shall be had, appeals taken,

and judgments rendered in the same manner and effect as if this

chapter had not been enacted.

(d) Nonabatement of proceedings

No suit, action, or other proceeding commenced by or against any

officer in the official capacity of such individual as an officer

of any Federal agency, or any commission or component thereof,

functions of which are transferred by any subchapter of this

chapter, shall abate by reason of the enactment of this chapter. No

cause of action by or against any Federal agency, or any commission

or component thereof, functions of which are transferred by any

subchapter of this chapter, or by or against any officer thereof in

the official capacity of such officer shall abate by reason of the

enactment of this chapter.

(e) Continuation of proceeding with substitution of parties

If, before the effective date of any subchapter of this chapter,

any Federal agency, or officer thereof in the official capacity of

such officer, is a party to a suit, and under this chapter any

function of such department, agency, or officer is transferred to

the Secretary or any other official of the Department, then

effective on such date such suit shall be continued with the

Secretary or other appropriate official of the Department

substituted or added as a party.

(f) Reviewability of orders and actions under transferred functions

Orders and actions of the Secretary in the exercise of functions

transferred under any subchapter of this chapter shall be subject

to judicial review to the same extent and in the same manner as if

such orders and actions had been by the Federal agency or office,

or part thereof, exercising such functions immediately preceding

their transfer. Any statutory requirements relating to notice,

hearings, action upon the record, or administrative review that

apply to any function transferred by any subchapter of this chapter

shall apply to the exercise of such function by the Secretary.

-SOURCE-

(Pub. L. 105-277, div. G, subdiv. A, title XVI, Sec. 1615, Oct. 21,

1998, 112 Stat. 2681-800.)

-REFTEXT-

REFERENCES IN TEXT

This chapter, referred to in text, was in the original "this

subdivision", meaning subdiv. A of div. G of Pub. L. 105-277, Oct.

21, 1998, 112 Stat. 2681-765, known as the Foreign Affairs Agencies

Consolidation Act of 1998. For complete classification of this

subdivision to the Code, see Short Title note set out under section

6501 of this title and Tables.

The effective dates of the respective subchapters of this

chapter, referred to in subsecs. (a)(2), (b)(1), (c)(1), and (e),

was in the original, references to the effective dates of the

respective titles of this subdivision, meaning the effective dates

of titles XI to XVI of subdiv. A of div. G of Pub. L. 105-277, Oct.

21, 1998, 112 Stat. 765. Titles XI and XVI of subdiv. A of div. G

of Pub. L. 105-277 are effective Oct. 21, 1998. For the effective

dates of titles XII, XIII, XIV, and XV of subdiv. A of div. G of

Pub. L. 105-277, see sections 1201, 1301, 1401, and 1501,

respectively, of div. G of Pub. L. 105-277, set out as notes under

sections 6511, 6531, 6561, and 6581, respectively, of this title.

-SECREF-

SECTION REFERRED TO IN OTHER SECTIONS

This section is referred to in section 6612 of this title.

-End-

-CITE-

22 USC Sec. 6616 01/06/03

-EXPCITE-

TITLE 22 - FOREIGN RELATIONS AND INTERCOURSE

CHAPTER 74 - FOREIGN AFFAIRS AGENCIES CONSOLIDATION

SUBCHAPTER VI - TRANSITION

Part B - Reorganization Authority

-HEAD-

Sec. 6616. Authority of Secretary of State to facilitate transition

-STATUTE-

Notwithstanding any provision of this chapter, the Secretary of

State, with the concurrence of the head of the appropriate Federal

agency exercising functions transferred under this chapter, may

transfer the whole or part of such functions prior to the effective

dates established in this chapter, including the transfer of

personnel and funds associated with such functions.

-SOURCE-

(Pub. L. 105-277, div. G, subdiv. A, title XVI, Sec. 1616, Oct. 21,

1998, 112 Stat. 2681-801.)

-REFTEXT-

REFERENCES IN TEXT

This chapter, referred to in text, was in the original "this

subdivision", meaning subdiv. A of div. G of Pub. L. 105-277, Oct.

21, 1998, 112 Stat. 2681-765, known as the Foreign Affairs Agencies

Consolidation Act of 1998. For complete classification of this

subdivision to the Code, see Short Title note set out under section

6501 of this title and Tables.

-End-

-CITE-

22 USC Sec. 6617 01/06/03

-EXPCITE-

TITLE 22 - FOREIGN RELATIONS AND INTERCOURSE

CHAPTER 74 - FOREIGN AFFAIRS AGENCIES CONSOLIDATION

SUBCHAPTER VI - TRANSITION

Part B - Reorganization Authority

-HEAD-

Sec. 6617. Final report

-STATUTE-

Not later than January 1, 2001, the President, in consultation

with the Secretary of the Treasury and the Director of the Office

of Management and Budget, shall submit to the appropriate

congressional committees a report which provides a final accounting

of the finances and operations of the agencies abolished under this

chapter.

-SOURCE-

(Pub. L. 105-277, div. G, subdiv. A, title XVI, Sec. 1617, Oct. 21,

1998, 112 Stat. 2681-801.)

-REFTEXT-

REFERENCES IN TEXT

This chapter, referred to in text, was in the original "this

subdivision", meaning subdiv. A of div. G of Pub. L. 105-277, Oct.

21, 1998, 112 Stat. 2681-765, known as the Foreign Affairs Agencies

Consolidation Act of 1998. For complete classification of this

subdivision to the Code, see Short Title note set out under section

6501 of this title and Tables.

-End-