An Act To amend the American Folklife Preservation Act to extend the authorizations of appropriations contained in such Act

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Summary

Section 8 of the American Folklife Preservation Act (20 U.S.C. 2107) is amended by striking out "and" immediately after "1977," and inserting immediately before the period at the end thereof the following: $685,000 for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1979, $1,065,000 for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1980, and $1,355,000 for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1981". Section 4 ♭ of such Act (20 U.S.C.2103 ♭ is amended by adding at the end thereof the following new sentence: "Members appointed by the President under clause (1) of subsection (b) shall serve only during the time they are officials of Federal departments and agencies concerned with some aspect of American folklife traditions and arts."

Subject

American Folklife Preservation Act

Category

Smithsonian Legal Documents

Legal document information

  • 92 Stat. 196
  • Title 20, Education
  • Public Law

Citation information

Statutes at Large

Contained within

92 Stat. 196 (1978); Pub. L. No. 95-259 (Book)

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

  • 1980
  • 04/17/1978

Topic

  • Folk music
  • Art
  • Amendments (Parliamentary practice)
  • Preservation of materials
  • Finance
  • Music
  • Ethnology
  • Folklore
  • Expenditures, Public
  • Folk art

Form/Genre

Public Law

Physical description

Number of pages: 1; Page Numbers: 196

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