“Taken from House Report 109-272 FY 2006 Conference Report”…
SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
SALARIES AND EXPENSES
For necessary expenses for the Under Secretary for Technology Office of Technology Policy, $6,000,000.
NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF STANDARDS AND TECHNOLOGY
SCIENTIFIC AND TECHNICAL RESEARCH AND SERVICES
For necessary expenses of the National Institute of Standards and Technology, $399,869,000, to remain available until expended, of which not to exceed $1,300,000 may be transferred to the `Working Capital Fund'.
INDUSTRIAL TECHNOLOGY SERVICES
For necessary expenses of the Hollings Manufacturing Extension Partnership of the National Institute of Standards and Technology, $106,000,000, to remain available until expended. In addition, for necessary expenses of the Advanced Technology Program of the National Institute of Standards and Technology, $80,000,000, to remain available until expended.
CONSTRUCTION OF RESEARCH FACILITIES
For construction of new research facilities, including architectural and engineering design, and for renovation and maintenance of existing facilities, not otherwise provided for the National Institute of Standards and Technology, as authorized by 15 U.S.C. 278c-278e, $175,898,000, to remain available until expended: Provided, That beginning in fiscal year 2007 and for each fiscal year thereafter, the Secretary of Commerce shall include in the budget justification materials that the Secretary submits to Congress in support of the Department of Commerce budget (as submitted with the budget of the President under section 1105(a) of title 31, 10 United States Code) an estimate for each National Institute of Standards and Technology construction project having a total multiyear program cost of more than $5,000,000 and simultaneously the budget justification materials shall include an estimate of the budgetary requirements for each such project for each of the five subsequent fiscal years.