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"Taken from House Conference Report 106-1005
FY 2001 Appropriations bill Conference Report…"

GENERAL PROVISIONS--DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

Sec. 209.--The conference agreement includes section 209, modified from a provision in the Senate-reported amendment, to provide $14,000,000 within the `National Institute of Standards and Technology, Construction of Research Facilities' account, for four construction projects. Of this amount, $4,000,000 is appropriated to the Institute at Saint Anselm College, $4,000,000 is for a cooperative agreement with the Medical University of South Carolina, $3,000,000 is for the Thayer School of Engineering for the biocommodity and biomass research initiative, and $3,000,000 is appropriated to establish the Institute for Information Infrastructure Protection at the Institute for Security Technology Studies