(Pub. L. 98–409, § 9,Aug. 29, 1984, 98 Stat. 1540; Pub. L. 100–483, §§ 8,
9,Oct. 12, 1988, 102 Stat. 2340; Pub. L. 102–285, § 10(b),May 18, 1992, 106 Stat. 172.)
References in Text
Section 10 of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, referred to in subsec. (f), is section 10 ofPub. L. 92–463
, which is set out in the Appendix to Title 5, Government Organization and Employees.
Section was enacted as part of the Mining and Mineral Resources Research Institute Act of 1984, and not as part of the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of 1977 which comprises this chapter.
A prior section
,Pub. L. 95–87
, title III, § 309,Aug. 3, 1977, 91 Stat. 455
, contained provisions similar to this section covering fiscal years 1978 through 1984.
1988—Subsec. (a)(7). Pub. L. 100–483
, § 8, substituted “7 other persons” for “six other persons”, “this subchapter, 3” for “section 301 of the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of 1977, two”, and “7 appointments” for “six appointments”.
Subsec. (e). Pub. L. 100–483
, § 9, substituted “submit an annual update of such plan by January 15 of each calendar year” for “update the plan annually thereafter”.
Change of Name
“United States Bureau of Mines” substituted for “Bureau of Mines” in subsec. (a)(2) pursuant to section 10(b) ofPub. L. 102–285
, set out as a note under section
of this title. For provisions relating to closure and transfer of functions of the United States Bureau of Mines, see Transfer of Functions note set out under section
of this title.
Termination of Reporting Requirements
For termination, effective May 15, 2000, of provisions in subsec. (e) of this section relating to the requirement to submit annual updates of the national plan to Congress, see section 3003 ofPub. L. 104–66
, as amended, set out as a note under section
, Money and Finance, and page 157
of House Document No. 103–7
References in Other Laws to GS–16, 17, or 18 Pay Rates
References in laws to the rates of pay for GS–16, 17, or 18, or to maximum rates of pay under the General Schedule, to be considered references to rates payable under specified sections of Title 5, Government Organization and Employees, see section
[title I, § 101(c)(1)] of Pub. L. 101–509
, set out in a note under section
Section 11 ofPub. L. 100–483
directed Committee on Mining and Mineral Resources Research to submit a report to Congress by Jan. 15, 1992, on programs established under this subchapter, including reviews of activities of the institutes and generic mineral technology centers established under this subchapter, each institute’s and center’s eligibility pursuant to section
of this title, and recommendations on establishing new generic mineral technology centers, as well as phasing out or consolidating existing centers, and further directed Committee to submit to Congress, by Jan. 15, 1990, a proposal to establish a Generic Mineral Technology Center on Strategic and Critical Minerals.