This section, referred to in subsec. (a)(1), was in the original “this subtitle”, meaning subtitle B (§§ 211,
) of title II of Pub. L. 100–519
, Oct. 24, 1988, 102 Stat. 2594
, which enacted section
of this title and amended section
of this title. For complete classification of this subtitle to the Code, see Short Title of 1988 Amendment note set out under section
of this title and Tables.
of this title, referred to in subsec. (a)(3), was in the original a reference to section 13(a)(4) of the Stevenson-Wydler Technology Innovation Act of 1980 which was translated as reading section 14(a)(4) of the Act to reflect the probable intent of Congress and the renumbering of section 13 of the Act as section
by section 5122(a)(1) ofPub. L. 100–418
The Act entitled “An Act to provide for the dissemination of technological, scientific, and engineering information to American business and industry, and for other purposes” enacted September 9, 1950, referred to in subsec. (e)(6), is act Sept. 9, 1950, ch. 936, 64 Stat. 823
, as amended, which is classified generally to chapter 23 (§ 1151 et seq.) of this title. For complete classification of this Act to the Code, see Tables.
Section was enacted as part of the National Technical Information Act of 1988, and not as part of the Stevenson-Wydler Technology Innovation Act of 1980 which comprises this chapter.
Subsec. (a)(4) of this section repealed subsec. (h) ofsection
of this title.
2007—Subsec. (b). Pub. L. 110–161
substituted “Director of the National Institute of Standards and Technology” for “Under Secretary of Commerce for Technology”.
1992—Subsec. (e)(5). Pub. L. 102–245
inserted “, including producing and disseminating information products in electronic format” after “engineering information”.
Advisory boards established after Jan. 5, 1973, to terminate not later than the expiration of the 2-year period beginning on the date of their establishment, unless, in the case of a board established by the President or an officer of the Federal Government, such board is renewed by appropriate action prior to the expiration of such 2-year period, or in the case of a board established by the Congress, its duration is otherwise provided by law. See sections 3(2) and 14 ofPub. L. 92–463
, Oct. 6, 1972, 86 Stat. 770
, 776, set out in the Appendix to Title 5, Government Organization and Employees.
Pub. L. 102–395
, title II, Oct. 6, 1992, 106 Stat. 1853
, provided that: “For establishment of a National Technical Information Service Revolving Fund, $8,000,000 without fiscal year limitation: Provided, That unexpended balances in Information Products and Services shall be transferred to and merged with this account, to remain available until expended. Notwithstanding 15
, all payments collected by the National Technical Information Service in performing its activities authorized by chapters 23 and 63 of title
of the United States Code shall be credited to this Revolving Fund. Without further appropriations action, all expenses incurred in performing the activities of the National Technical Information Service, including modernization, capital equipment and inventory, shall be paid from the fund. A business-type budget for the fund shall be prepared in the manner prescribed by 31