Before, on, and after October 18, 1986, in carrying out work involving cooperation with any State, Territory, possession, or political subdivision thereof, the United States Geological Survey may, notwithstanding any other provision of law, record obligations against accounts receivable from any such entities and shall credit amounts received from such entities to this appropriation.
U.S. Code § 50b. Recording of obligations against accounts receivable and crediting of amounts received; work involving cooperation with State, Territory, etc.
This appropriation, referred to in text, probably means appropriations under the headings “Geological Survey” and “surveys, investigations, and research” of the annual Department of the Interior and Related Agencies Appropriations Act.
In text, “Before, on, and after October 18, 1986” substituted for “heretofore and hereafter”.