US legislation:
Energy and WaterDevelopment Approproations Act for Fiscal Year 2000
[H. R. 2605]
(Enrolled Bill)


Other Defense Activities

For Department of Energy expenses, including the purchase, construction and acquisition of plant and capital equipment and other expenses necessary for atomic energy defense, other defense activities, in carrying out the purposes of the Department of Energy Organization Act (42 U.S.C. 7101 et seq.), including the acquisition or condemnation of any real property or any facility or for plant or facility acquisition, construction, or expansion, $1,722,444,000, to remain available until expended: Provided, That not to exceed $5,000 may be used for official reception and representation expenses for transparency, national security and nonproliferation activities.