[107th Congress Public Law 48]
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Public Law 107-48
107th Congress

                            Joint Resolution

 Making further continuing appropriations for the fiscal year 2002, and 
     for other purposes. <<NOTE: Oct. 12, 2001 -  [H.J. Res. 68]>> 

    Resolved by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United 
States of America in Congress assembled, That Public Law 107-44 is 
amended by striking ``October 16, 2001'' in section <<NOTE: Ante, p. 
255.>>  107(c) and inserting in lieu thereof ``October 23, 2001''; by 
adding the following before the semicolon in section 
101(b)(1) <<NOTE: Ante, p. 254.>>  ``: Provided, That the rate for 
operations of the Defense Health Program may exceed the current rate as 
may be necessary to fund a pro rata share of the program expansion 
authorized by section 712(a) of the Floyd D. Spence National Defense 
Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2001 (Public Law 106-398)''; by 
striking section 115 <<NOTE: Ante, p. 256.>>  and adding the following:

    ``Sec. 115. Notwithstanding the dates specified in section 7 of the 
Export-Import Bank Act of 1945 (12 U.S.C. 635f) and section 1(c) of 
Public Law 103-428, the Export-Import Bank of the United States shall 
continue to exercise its functions in connection with and in furtherance 
of its objects and purposes through the date specified in section 107(c) 
of this joint resolution.''; and adding the following new section:
    ``Sec. 123. Notwithstanding section 107, funds shall be available 
and obligations for mandatory payments due on or about November 1, 2001, 
may continue to be made.''.

    Approved October 12, 2001.


            Oct. 11, considered and passed House and Senate.