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                                                       Calendar No. 965
110th CONGRESS
  2d Session
                                H. R. 5235


_______________________________________________________________________


                   IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

                             July 23, 2008

                                Received

                July 24 (legislative day, July 23), 2008

       Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary

                           September 15, 2008

                Reported by Mr. Leahy, with an amendment
                  [Insert the part printed in italic]

_______________________________________________________________________

                                 AN ACT


 
         To establish the Ronald Reagan Centennial Commission.

    Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the 
United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

    This Act may be cited as the ``Ronald Reagan Centennial Commission 
Act''.

SEC. 2. ESTABLISHMENT.

    There is established a commission to be known as the ``Ronald 
Reagan Centennial Commission'' (in this Act referred to as the 
``Commission'').

SEC. 3. DUTIES OF COMMISSION.

    The Commission shall--
            (1) plan, develop, and carry out such activities as the 
        Commission considers fitting and proper to honor Ronald Reagan 
        on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of his birth;
            (2) provide advice and assistance to Federal, State, and 
        local governmental agencies, as well as civic groups to carry 
        out activities to honor Ronald Reagan on the occasion of the 
        100th anniversary of his birth;
            (3) develop activities that may be carried out by the 
        Federal Government to determine whether the activities are 
        fitting and proper to honor Ronald Reagan on the occasion of 
        the 100th anniversary of his birth; and
            (4) submit to the President and Congress reports pursuant 
        to section 7.

SEC. 4. MEMBERSHIP.

    (a) Number and Appointment.--The Commission shall be composed of 11 
members as follows:
            (1) The Secretary of the Interior.
            (2) Four members appointed by the President after 
        considering the recommendations of the Board of Trustees of the 
        Ronald Reagan Foundation.
            (3) Two Members of the House of Representatives appointed 
        by the Speaker of the House of Representatives.
            (4) One Member of the House of Representatives appointed by 
        the minority leader of the House of Representatives.
            (5) Two Members of the Senate appointed by the majority 
        leader of the Senate.
            (6) One Member of the Senate appointed by the minority 
        leader of the Senate.
    (b) Ex Officio Member.--The Archivist of the United States shall 
serve in an ex officio capacity on the Commission to provide advice and 
information to the Commission.
    (c) Terms.--Each member shall be appointed for the life of the 
Commission.
    (d) Deadline for Appointment.--All members of the Commission shall 
be appointed not later than 90 days after the date of the enactment of 
this Act.
    (e) Vacancies.--A vacancy on the Commission shall--
            (1) not affect the powers of the Commission; and
            (2) be filled in the manner in which the original 
        appointment was made.
    (f) Rates of Pay.--Members shall serve without pay.
    (g) Travel Expenses.--Each member of the Commission shall be 
reimbursed for travel and per diem in lieu of subsistence expenses 
during the performance of duties of the Commission while away from home 
or his or her regular place of business, in accordance with applicable 
provisions under subchapter I of chapter 57 of title 5, United States 
Code.
    (h) Quorum.--A majority of the members of the Commission shall 
constitute a quorum but a lesser number may hold hearings.
    (i) Chairperson.--The chairperson of the Commission shall be 
elected by a majority vote of the members of the Commission.

SEC. 5. DIRECTOR AND STAFF OF COMMISSION.

    (a) Director.--The Commission may appoint an executive director. 
The executive director may be paid at a rate not to exceed the maximum 
rate of basic pay for GS-15 of the General Schedule.
    (b) Staff.--The Commission may appoint and fix the pay of 
additional personnel as it considers appropriate except that an 
individual so appointed may not receive pay in excess of the maximum 
rate of basic pay for GS-13 of the General Schedule.
    (c) Applicability of Certain Civil Service Laws.--The executive 
director and staff of the Commission may be appointed without regard to 
the provisions of title 5, United States Code, governing appointments 
in the competitive service, and may be paid without regard to the 
provisions of chapter 51 and subchapter III of chapter 53 of such title 
relating to classification and General Schedule pay rates, except as 
provided in subsections (a) and (b).
    (d) Detail of Federal Employees.--Upon request of the Commission, 
the Secretary of the Interior or the Archivist of the United States may 
detail, on a reimbursable basis, any of the personnel of that 
department or agency to the Commission to assist it in carrying out its 
duties under this Act.
    (e) Experts and Consultants.--The Commission may procure temporary 
and intermittent services under section 3109(b) of title 5, United 
States Code, but at rates for individuals not to exceed the daily 
equivalent of the maximum annual rate of basic pay for GS-14 of the 
General Schedule.
    (f) Volunteer and Uncompensated Services.--Notwithstanding section 
1342 of title 31, United States Code, the Commission may accept and use 
voluntary and uncompensated services as the Commission determines 
necessary.

SEC. 6. POWERS OF COMMISSION.

    (a) Hearings.--The Commission may, for the purpose of carrying out 
this Act, hold hearings, sit and act at times and places, take 
testimony, and receive evidence as the Commission considers 
appropriate.
    (b) Mails.--The Commission may use the United States mails in the 
same manner and under the same conditions as other departments and 
agencies of the United States.
    (c) Obtaining Official Data.--The Commission may secure directly 
from any department or agency of the United States information 
necessary to enable it to carry out its duties under this Act. Upon 
request of the chairperson of the Commission, the head of that 
department or agency shall furnish that information to the Commission.
    (d) Gifts, Bequests, Devises.--The Commission may solicit, accept, 
use, and dispose of gifts, bequests, or devises of money, services, or 
property, both real and personal, for the purpose of aiding or 
facilitating its work.
    (e) Available Space.--Upon the request of the Commission, the 
Administrator of General Services shall make available nationwide to 
the Commission, at a normal rental rate for Federal agencies, such 
assistance and facilities as may be necessary for the Commission to 
carry out its duties under this Act.
    (f) Contract Authority.--To the extent or in the amounts provided 
in advance in appropriations Acts, the Commission may enter into 
contracts with and compensate government and private agencies or 
persons to enable the Commission to discharge its duties under this 
Act, without regard to section 3709 of the Revised Statutes (41 U.S.C. 
5).

SEC. 7. REPORTS.

    (a) Annual Reports.--The Commission shall submit to the President 
and the Congress annual reports on the revenue and expenditures of the 
Commission, including a list of each gift, bequest, or devise to the 
Commission with a value of more than $250, together with the identity 
of the donor of each gift, bequest, or devise.
    (b) Interim Reports.--The Commission may submit to the President 
and Congress interim reports as the Commission considers appropriate.
    (c) Final Report.--Not later than April 30, 2011, the Commission 
shall submit a final report to the President and the Congress 
containing--
            (1) a summary of the activities of the Commission;
            (2) a final accounting of funds received and expended by 
        the Commission; and
            (3) the findings, conclusions, and final recommendations of 
        the Commission.

SEC. 8. TERMINATION.

    (a) In General.--The Commission may terminate on such date as the 
Commission may determine after it submits its final report pursuant to 
section 7(c), but not later than May 30, 2011.
    (b) FACA Nonapplicability.--Section 14(b) of the Federal Advisory 
Committee Act (5 U.S.C. App. 2) shall not apply to the Commission.

SEC. 9. ANNUAL AUDIT AND AUTHORIZATION AND AVAILABILITY OF 
              APPROPRIATIONS.

    (a) Authorization.--There is authorized to be appropriated 
$1,000,000 to carry out this Act for the period encompassing fiscal 
years 2009 through 2011, but not to exceed $500,000 in any fiscal year.
    (b) Availability.--
            (1) Amounts appropriated pursuant to subsection (a) are 
        authorized to remain available until expended.
            (2) Amounts appropriated pursuant to subsection (a) in 
        excess of $500,000 shall be available for obligation only to 
        the extent matched by an equal amount of nongovernmental 
        contributions.
    (c) Annual Audit.--For any fiscal year for which the Commission 
receives an appropriation of funds authorized under this section, the 
Inspector General of the Department of the Interior shall perform an 
audit of the Commission, shall make the results of the audit available 
to the public, and shall transmit such results to the Committee on 
Oversight and Government Reform of the House of Representatives and the 
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs of the Senate.

TITLE II--STAR-SPANGLED BANNER AND WAR OF 1812 BICENTENNIAL COMMISSION 
                                  ACT

SEC. 201. SHORT TITLE.

    This title may be cited as the ``Star-Spangled Banner and War of 
1812 Bicentennial Commission Act''.

SEC. 202. STAR-SPANGLED BANNER AND WAR OF 1812 BICENTENNIAL COMMISSION.

    (a) Findings.--Congress finds that--
            (1) the War of 1812 served as a crucial test for the United 
        States Constitution and the newly established democratic 
        Government;
            (2) vast regions of the new multiparty democracy, including 
        the Chesapeake Bay, the Gulf of Mexico and the Niagara 
        Frontier, were affected by the War of 1812 including the States 
        of Alabama, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, 
        Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Massachusetts, 
        Maryland, Maine, Michigan, Missouri, Mississippi, New Jersey, 
        North Carolina, New Hampshire, New York, Ohio, Oregon, 
        Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, 
        Virginia, Vermont, Wisconsin, West Virginia, and the District 
        of Columbia;
            (3) the British occupation of American territory along the 
        Great Lakes and in other regions, the burning of Washington, 
        DC, the American victories at Fort McHenry, New Orleans, and 
        Plattsburgh, among other battles, had far reaching effects on 
        American society;
            (4) at the Battle of Baltimore, Francis Scott Key wrote the 
        poem that celebrated the flag and later was titled ``the Star-
        Spangled Banner'';
            (5) the poem led to the establishment of the flag as an 
        American icon and became the words of the national anthem of 
        the United States in 1932; and
            (6) it is in the national interest to provide for 
        appropriate commemorative activities to maximize public 
        understanding of the meaning of the War of 1812 in the history 
        of the United States.
    (b) Purposes.--The purposes of this section are to--
            (1) establish the Star-Spangled Banner and War of 1812 
        Commemoration Commission;
            (2) ensure a suitable national observance of the War of 
        1812 by complementing, cooperating with, and providing 
        assistance to the programs and activities of the various States 
        involved in the commemoration;
            (3) encourage War of 1812 observances that provide an 
        excellent visitor experience and beneficial interaction between 
        visitors and the natural and cultural resources of the various 
        War of 1812 sites;
            (4) facilitate international involvement in the War of 1812 
        observances;
            (5) support and facilitate marketing efforts for a 
        commemorative coin, stamp, and related activities for the War 
        of 1812 observances; and
            (6) promote the protection of War of 1812 resources and 
        assist in the appropriate development of heritage tourism and 
        economic benefits to the United States.
    (c) Definitions.--In this section:
            (1) Commemoration.--The term ``commemoration'' means the 
        commemoration of the War of 1812.
            (2) Commission.--The term ``Commission'' means the Star-
        Spangled Banner and War of 1812 Bicentennial Commission 
        established in subsection (d)(1).
            (3) Qualified citizen.--The term ``qualified citizen'' 
        means a citizen of the United States with an interest in, 
        support for, and expertise appropriate to the commemoration.
            (4) Secretary.--The term ``Secretary'' means the Secretary 
        of the Interior.
            (5) States.--The term ``States''--
                    (A) means the States of Alabama, Kentucky, Indiana, 
                Louisiana, Maryland, Vermont, Virginia, New York, 
                Maine, Michigan, and Ohio; and
                    (B) includes agencies and entities of each State.
    (d) Star-Spangled Banner and War of 1812 Commemoration 
Commission.--
            (1) In general.--There is established a commission to be 
        known as the ``Star-Spangled Banner and War of 1812 
        Bicentennial Commission''.
            (2) Membership.--
                    (A) In general.--The Commission shall be composed 
                of 22 members, of whom--
                            (i) 11 members shall be qualified citizens 
                        appointed by the Secretary after consideration 
                        of nominations submitted by the Governors of 
                        Alabama, Kentucky, Indiana, Louisiana, Maine, 
                        Maryland, Michigan, New York, Ohio, Vermont, 
                        and Virginia;
                            (ii) 3 members shall be qualified citizens 
                        appointed by the Secretary after consideration 
                        of nominations submitted by the Mayors of the 
                        District of Columbia, the City of Baltimore, 
                        and the City of New Orleans;
                            (iii) 2 members shall be employees of the 
                        National Park Service, of whom--
                                    (I) 1 shall be the Director of the 
                                National Park Service (or a designee); 
                                and
                                    (II) 1 shall be an employee of the 
                                National Park Service having experience 
                                relevant to the commemoration;
                            (iv) 4 members shall be qualified citizens 
                        appointed by the Secretary with consideration 
                        of recommendations--
                                    (I) 1 of which are submitted by the 
                                majority leader of the Senate;
                                    (II) 1 of which are submitted by 
                                the minority leader of the Senate;
                                    (III) 1 of which are submitted by 
                                the majority leader of the House of 
                                Representatives; and
                                    (IV) 1 of which are submitted by 
                                the minority leader of the House of 
                                Representatives;
                            (v) 2 members shall be appointed by the 
                        Secretary from among individuals with expertise 
                        in the history of the War of 1812; and
                            (vi) of the 6 members described in clauses 
                        (iv) and (v), a majority of these members shall 
                        be from States not otherwise represented on the 
                        Commission under the Act and whose citizens 
                        played a significant role in the War of 1812, 
                        including Rhode Island.
                    (B) Date of appointments.--The appointment of a 
                member of the Commission shall be made not later than 
                120 days after the date of enactment of this Act.
            (3) Term; vacancies.--
                    (A) Term.--A member shall be appointed for the life 
                of the Commission.
                    (B) Vacancies.--A vacancy on the Commission--
                            (i) shall not affect the powers of the 
                        Commission; and
                            (ii) shall be filled in the same manner as 
                        the original appointment was made.
            (4) Voting.--
                    (A) In general.--The Commission shall act only on 
                an affirmative vote of a majority of the members of the 
                Commission.
                    (B) Quorum.--A majority of the members of the 
                Commission shall constitute a quorum.
            (5) Chairperson and vice chairperson.--
                    (A) Selection.--The Commission shall select a 
                chairperson and a vice chairperson from among the 
                members of the Commission.
                    (B) Absence of chairperson.--The vice chairperson 
                shall act as chairperson in the absence of the 
                chairperson.
            (6) Initial meeting.--Not later than 60 days after the date 
        on which all members of the Commission have been appointed and 
        funds have been provided, the Commission shall hold the initial 
        meeting of the Commission.
            (7) Meetings.--Not less than twice a year, the Commission 
        shall meet at the call of the chairperson or a majority of the 
        members of the Commission.
            (8) Removal.--Any member who fails to attend 3 successive 
        meetings of the Commission or who otherwise fails to 
        participate substantively in the work of the Commission may be 
        removed by the Secretary and the vacancy shall be filled in the 
        same manner as the original appointment was made. Members serve 
        at the discretion of the Secretary.
    (e) Duties.--
            (1) In general.--The Commission shall--
                    (A) plan, encourage, develop, execute, and 
                coordinate programs, observances, and activities 
                commemorating the historic events that preceded and are 
                associated with the War of 1812;
                    (B) facilitate the commemoration throughout the 
                United States and internationally;
                    (C) coordinate the activities of the Commission 
                with State commemoration commissions, the National Park 
                Service, the Department of Defense, and other 
                appropriate Federal agencies;
                    (D) encourage civic, patriotic, historical, 
                educational, religious, economic, tourism, and other 
                organizations throughout the United States to organize 
                and participate in the commemoration to expand the 
                understanding and appreciation of the significance of 
                the War of 1812;
                    (E) provide technical assistance to States, 
                localities, units of the National Park System, and 
                nonprofit organizations to further the commemoration 
                and commemorative events;
                    (F) coordinate and facilitate scholarly research 
                on, publication about, and interpretation of the people 
                and events associated with the War of 1812;
                    (G) design, develop, and provide for the 
                maintenance of an exhibit that will travel throughout 
                the United States during the commemoration period to 
                interpret events of the War of 1812 for the educational 
                benefit of the citizens of the United States;
                    (H) ensure that War of 1812 commemorations provide 
                a lasting legacy and long-term public benefit leading 
                to protection of the natural and cultural resources 
                associated with the War of 1812; and
                    (I) examine and review essential facilities and 
                infrastructure at War of 1812 sites and identify 
                possible improvements that could be made to enhance and 
                maximize visitor experience at the sites.
            (2) Strategic plan; annual performance plans.--The 
        Commission shall prepare a strategic plan and annual 
        performance plans for any activity carried out by the 
        Commission under this section.
            (3) Reports.--
                    (A) Annual report.--The Commission shall submit to 
                Congress an annual report that contains a list of each 
                gift, bequest, or devise to the Commission with a value 
                of more than $250, together with the identity of the 
                donor of each gift, bequest, or devise.
                    (B) Final report.--Not later than September 30, 
                2015, the Commission shall submit to the Secretary and 
                Congress a final report that includes--
                            (i) a summary of the activities of the 
                        Commission;
                            (ii) a final accounting of any funds 
                        received or expended by the Commission; and
                            (iii) the final disposition of any 
                        historically significant items acquired by the 
                        Commission and other properties not previously 
                        reported.
    (f) Powers.--
            (1) In general.--The Commission may--
                    (A) solicit, accept, use, and dispose of gifts or 
                donations of money, services, and real and personal 
                property related to the commemoration in accordance 
                with Department of the Interior and National Park 
                Service written standards for accepting gifts from 
                outside sources;
                    (B) appoint such advisory committees as the 
                Commission determines to be necessary to carry out this 
                section;
                    (C) authorize any member or employee of the 
                Commission to take any action the Commission is 
                authorized to take under this section;
                    (D) use the United States mails in the same manner 
                and under the same conditions as other agencies of the 
                Federal Government; and
                    (E) make grants to communities, nonprofit, 
                commemorative commissions or organizations, and 
                research and scholarly organizations to develop 
                programs and products to assist in researching, 
                publishing, marketing, and distributing information 
                relating to the commemoration.
            (2) Legal agreements.--
                    (A) In general.--In carrying out this section, the 
                Commission may--
                            (i) procure supplies, services, and 
                        property; and
                            (ii) make or enter into contracts, leases, 
                        or other legal agreements.
                    (B) Length.--Any contract, lease, or other legal 
                agreement made or entered into by the Commission shall 
                not extend beyond the date of termination of the 
                Commission.
            (3) Information from federal agencies.--
                    (A) In general.--The Commission may secure directly 
                from a Federal agency such information as the 
                Commission considers necessary to carry out this 
                section.
                    (B) Provision of information.--On request of the 
                Chairperson of the Commission, the head of the agency 
                shall provide the information to the Commission in 
                accordance with applicable laws.
            (4) FACA nonapplicability.--Section 14(b) of the Federal 
        Advisory Committee Act (5 U.S.C. App.) shall not apply to the 
        Commission.
            (5) No effect on authority.--Nothing in this section 
        supersedes the authority of the States or the National Park 
        Service concerning the commemoration.
    (g) Personnel Matters.--
            (1) Members of the commission.--
                    (A) In general.--Except as provided in paragraph 
                (3)(A), a member of the Commission shall serve without 
                compensation.
                    (B) Travel expenses.--A member of the Commission 
                shall be allowed travel expenses, including per diem in 
                lieu of subsistence, at rates authorized for an 
                employee of an agency under subchapter I of chapter 57 
                of title 5, United States Code, while away from the 
                home or regular place of business of the member in the 
                performance of the duties of the Commission.
                    (C) Status.--A member of the Commission, who is not 
                otherwise a Federal employee, shall be considered a 
                Federal employee only for purposes of the provisions of 
                law related to ethics, conflicts of interest, 
                corruption, and any other criminal or civil statute or 
                regulation governing the conduct of Federal employees.
            (2) Executive director and other staff.--
                    (A) In general.--The Chairperson of the Commission 
                may, without regard to the provisions of title 5, 
                United States Code, governing appointments in the 
                competitive service and termination of employees 
                (including regulations), appoint and terminate an 
                executive director, subject to confirmation by the 
                Commission, and appoint and terminate such other 
                additional personnel as are necessary to enable the 
                Commission to perform the duties of the Commission.
                    (B) Status.--The Executive Director and other staff 
                appointed under this paragraph shall be considered 
                Federal employees under section 2105 of title 5, United 
                States Code, notwithstanding the requirements of such 
                section.
                    (C) Confirmation of executive director.--The 
                employment of an executive director shall be subject to 
                confirmation by the Commission.
                    (D) Compensation.--
                            (i) In general.--Except as provided in 
                        clause (ii), the Chairperson of the Commission 
                        may fix the compensation of the executive 
                        director and other personnel without regard to 
                        the provisions of chapter 51 and subchapter III 
                        of chapter 53 of title 5, United States Code, 
                        relating to classification of positions and 
                        General Schedule pay rates.
                            (ii) Maximum rate of pay.--The rate of 
                        basic pay for the executive director and other 
                        personnel shall not exceed the rate payable for 
                        level V of the Executive Schedule under section 
                        5316 of title 5, United States Code.
            (3) Government employees.--
                    (A) Federal employees.--
                            (i) Service on commission.--A member of the 
                        Commission who is an officer or employee of the 
                        Federal Government shall serve without 
                        compensation in addition to the compensation 
                        received for the services of the member as an 
                        officer or employee of the Federal Government.
                            (ii) Detail.--At the request of the 
                        Commission, the head of any Federal agency may 
                        detail, on a reimbursable or nonreimbursable 
                        basis, any of the personnel of the agency to 
                        the Commission to assist the Commission in 
                        carrying out the duties of the Commission under 
                        this section.
                            (iii) Civil service status.--
                        Notwithstanding any other provisions in this 
                        subsection, Federal employees who serve on the 
                        Commission, are detailed to the Commission, or 
                        otherwise provide services under this section, 
                        shall continue to be Federal employees for the 
                        purpose of any law specific to Federal 
                        employees, without interruption or loss of 
                        civil service status or privilege.
                    (B) State employees.--The Commission may--
                            (i) accept the services of personnel 
                        detailed from States (including subdivisions of 
                        States) under subchapter VI of chapter 33 of 
                        title 5, United States Code; and
                            (ii) reimburse States for services of 
                        detailed personnel.
            (4) Members of advisory committees.--Members of advisory 
        committees appointed under subsection (f)(1)(B)--
                    (A) shall not be considered employees of the 
                Federal Government by reason of service on the 
                committees for the purpose of any law specific to 
                Federal employees, except for the purposes of chapter 
                11 of title 18, United States Code, relating to 
                conflicts of interest; and
                    (B) may be paid travel expenses, including per diem 
                in lieu of subsistence, at rates authorized for an 
                employee of an agency under subchapter I of chapter 57 
                of title 5, United States Code, while away from the 
                home or regular place of business of the member in the 
                performance of the duties of the committee.
            (5) Volunteer and uncompensated services.--Notwithstanding 
        section 1342 of title 31, United States Code, the Commission 
        may accept and use such voluntary and uncompensated services as 
        the Commission determines necessary.
            (6) Support services.--The Director of the National Park 
        Service shall provide to the Commission, on a reimbursable 
        basis, such administrative support services as the Commission 
        may request.
            (7) Procurement of temporary and intermittent services.--
        The Chairperson of the Commission may employ experts and 
        consultants on a temporary or intermittent basis in accordance 
        with section 3109(b) of title 5, United States Code, at rates 
        for individuals that do not exceed the daily equivalent of the 
        annual rate of basic pay prescribed for level V of the 
        Executive Schedule under section 5316 of that title. Such 
        personnel shall be considered Federal employees under section 
        2105 of title 5, United States Code, notwithstanding the 
        requirements of such section.
    (h) Authorization of Appropriations.--
            (1) In general.--There are authorized to be appropriated to 
        carry out this section not to exceed $500,000 for each of 
        fiscal years 2008 through 2015.
            (2) Availability of funds.--Amounts appropriated under this 
        subsection for any fiscal year shall remain available until 
        December 31, 2015.
    (i) Termination of Commission.--
            (1) In general.--The Commission shall terminate on December 
        31, 2015.
            (2) Transfer of materials.--Not later than the date of 
        termination, the Commission shall transfer any documents, 
        materials, books, manuscripts, miscellaneous printed matter, 
        memorabilia, relics, exhibits, and any materials donated to the 
        Commission that relate to the War of 1812, to Fort McHenry 
        National Monument and Historic Shrine.
            (3) Disposition of funds.--Any funds held by the Commission 
        on the date of termination shall be deposited in the general 
        fund of the Treasury.
            (4) Annual audit.--The Inspector General of the Department 
        of the Interior shall perform an annual audit of the 
        Commission, shall make the results of the audit available to 
        the public, and shall transmit such results to the Committee on 
        Oversight and Government Reform of the House of Representatives 
        and the Committee on the Judiciary of the Senate.
                                                       Calendar No. 965

110th CONGRESS

  2d Session

                               H. R. 5235

_______________________________________________________________________

                                 AN ACT

         To establish the Ronald Reagan Centennial Commission.

_______________________________________________________________________

                           September 15, 2008

                       Reported with an amendment