Whenever the President determines it to be necessary for the purposes of this chapter, not to exceed 10 per centum of the funds made available for any provision of this chapter (except funds made available pursuant to subpart IV of part II of subchapter I of this chapter or for section
2763 of this title) may be transferred to, and consolidated with, the funds made available for any provision of this chapter (except funds made available under part II of subchapter II of this chapter), and may be used for any of the purposes for which such funds may be used, except that the total in the provision for the benefit of which the transfer is made shall not be increased by more than 20 per centum of the amount of funds made available for such provision.
(b) Augmentation of other appropriations
The authority contained in this section and in sections
2364 of this title, shall not be used to augment appropriations made available pursuant to sections
2397 of this title or used otherwise to finance activities which normally would be financed from appropriations for administrative expenses.
(c) Military and development assistance purposes
Any funds which the President has notified Congress pursuant to section
2413 of this title that he intends to provide in military assistance to any country may be transferred to, and consolidated with, any other funds he has notified Congress pursuant to such section that he intends to provide to that country for development assistance purposes.
This chapter, referred to in subsec. (a), was in the original “this Act”, meaning Pub. L. 87–195, Sept. 4, 1961, 75 Stat. 424, as amended, known as the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961. For complete classification of this Act to the Code, see Short Title note set out under section
2151 of this title and Tables.
1990—Subsec. (a). Pub. L. 101–623inserted “or for section
2763 of this title” after “subchapter I of this chapter” and struck out “other” after second reference to “funds made available for any”.
1978—Subsec. (b). Pub. L. 95–384struck out provisions authorizing transfer and consolidation of not to exceed $9,000,000 of the funds appropriated under section
2242 of this title with the funds appropriated under section
2397(a) of this title to be available solely for additional administrative expenses incurred in connection with programs in Vietnam.
1974—Subsec. (a). Pub. L. 93–559, § 19(a)(1), inserted provisions excepting funds made available under part II of subchapter II of this chapter from the designation of funds subject to consolidation.
1969—Subsec. (a). Pub. L. 91–175inserted provision excepting funds made available pursuant to subpart IV of part II of subchapter I of this chapter form the designation of funds subject to consolidation.
1967—Subsec. (b). Pub. L. 90–137increased limitation on funds available for transfer from $5,000,000 to $9,000,000.
1966—Subsec. (b). Pub. L. 89–583substituted provisions authorizing transfer of $5,000,000 for administrative expenses for any fiscal year incurred in connection with programs in Vietnam for provisions authorizing transfer of $1,400,000 for administrative expenses for fiscal year 1966 incurred in connection with programs in the Republic of Vietnam.
Pub. L. 89–371authorized transfer of $1,400,000 for administrative expenses for fiscal year 1966 incurred in connection with programs in the Republic of Vietnam.
1962—Pub. L. 87–565designated existing provisions as subsec. (a) and added subsec. (b).
Effective Date of 1990 Amendment
Pub. L. 101–623, § 10(b),Nov. 21, 1990, 104 Stat. 3356, provided that: “The amendments made by subsection (a) [amending this section] apply with respect to funds made available for fiscal year 1991 or any fiscal year thereafter.”
Delegation of Functions
For delegation of functions of President under this section, see Ex. Ord. No. 12163, Sept. 29, 1979, 44 F.R. 56673, as amended, set out as a note under section
2381 of this title.
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