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(d) Adjustments

(1) Notwithstanding any other provision of law, concurrent resolutions on the budget for fiscal years 1992, 1993, 1994, and 1995 under section 632 or 635 of this title may set forth levels consistent with allocations increased by

(A) amounts not to exceed the budget authority amounts in section 251(b)(2)(E)(i) and (ii) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 [2 U.S.C. 901(b)(2)(E)(i), (ii)] and the composite outlays per category consistent with them; and

(B) the budget authority and outlay amounts in section 251(b)(1) of that Act (2 U.S.C. 901(b)(1)). (2) For purposes of congressional consideration of provisions described in sections 251(b)(2)(A), 251(b)(2)(B), 251(b)(2)(C), 251(b)(2)(D), and 252(e) (2 U.S.C. 901(b)(2)(A), (B), (C), (D), 902(e)], determinations under sections 633, 634, and 642 of this title shall not take into account any new budget authority, new entitlement authority, outlays, receipts, or deficit effects in any fiscal year of those provisions. (Pub. L. 93-344, title VI, $ 606, as added Pub. L. 101-508, title XIII, § 13111, Nov. 5, 1990, 104 Stat. 1388-606.)

amended generally by Pub. L. 101-194, title II, $ 202, Nov. 30, 1989, 103 Stat. 1724, effective Jan. 1, 1991, and was transferred to section 101 et seq. of the Appendix to Title 5, Government Organization and Employees.

Section 701, Pub. L. 95-521, title I, $ 101, Oct. 26, 1978, 92 Stat. 1824; Pub. L. 96-19, $$ 2(a)(1), (b), (c)(1), 4(b)(1), (d)-(f), 5, June 13, 1979, 93 Stat. 37, 38, 40, related to legislative personnel financial disclosure.

Section 702, Pub. L. 95-521, title I, § 102, Oct. 26, 1978, 92 Stat. 1825; Pub. L. 96-19, 883(a)(1), (b), 6(a), 7(a)-(d)(1), (f), 9(b), (c)(1), (j), June 13, 1979, 93 Stat. 39-43; Pub. L. 97-51, $ 130(b), Oct. 1, 1981, 95 Stat. 966; Pub. L. 98-150, $ 10, Nov. 11, 1983, 97 Stat. 962, related to contents of reports.

Section 703, Pub. L. 95-521, title I, § 103, Oct. 26, 1978, 92 Stat. 1831; Pub. L. 96-19, $$ 4(b)(2), 9(a), June 13, 1979, 93 Stat. 40, 42, related to filing of reports.

Section 704, Pub. L. 95-521, title I, § 104, Oct. 26, 1978, 92 Stat. 1832; Pub. L. 96-19, $ 8(a), June 13, 1979, 93 Stat. 41, related to accessibility of reports.

Section 705, Pub. L. 95-521, title I, $ 105, Oct. 26, 1978, 92 Stat. 1833, related to review and compliance procedures.

Section 706, Pub. L. 95-521, title I, $ 106, Oct. 26, 1978, 92 Stat. 1833, related to failure to file or filing false reports.

Section 707, Pub. L. 95-521, title I. $ 107, Oct. 26, 1978, 92 Stat. 1834; Pub. L. 96-19, $ 9(d), (g), June 13, 1979, 93 Stat. 42, 43; Pub. L. 99-514, § 2, Oct. 22, 1986, 100 Stat. 2095, related to definitions.

Section 708, Pub. L. 95-521, title I, $ 108, Oct. 26, 1978, 92 Stat. 1835; Pub. L. 96-19, $ 9(t), June 13, 1979, 93 Stat. 44, related to State laws affected.

Section 709, Pub. L. 95-521, title I, $ 109, Oct. 26, 1978, 92 Stat. 1836, related to study by Comptroller General

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CHAPTER 19-CONGRESSIONAL AWARD

PROGRAM

REFERENCES IN TEXT The Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, referred to in subsec. (b), is title II of Pub. L. 99-177, Dec. 12, 1985, 99 Stat. 1038, as amended, which enacted chapter 20 ($ 900 et seq.) and sections 654 to 656 of this title, amended sections 602, 622, 631 to 642, and 651 to 653 of this title, sections 1104 to 1106, and 1109 of Title 31, Money and Finance, and section 911 of Title 42, The Public Health and Welfare, repealed section 661 of this title, enacted provisions set out as notes under section 900 of this title and section 911 of Title 42, and amended provisions set out as a note under section 621 of this title. Part C of the Act is classified generally to subchapter I ($ 900 et seq.) of chapter 20 of this title. For complete classification of this Act to the Code, see Short Title note set out under section 900 of this title and Tables.

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SHORT TITLE OF 1992 AMENDMENT Pub. L. 102-457, § 1, Oct. 23, 1992, 106 Stat. 2265, provided that: “This Act (amending sections 804 and 808 of this title) may be cited as the 'Congressional Award Act Amendments of 1992'."

PRIOR PROVISIONS A prior section 606 of Pub. L. 93-344, title VI, July 12, 1974, 88 Stat. 325, was classified to section 661 of this title, prior to repeal by Pub. L. 99-177, title II, $ 223, Dec. 12, 1985, 99 Stat. 1060.

SHORT TITLE OF 1990 AMENDMENT Pub. L. 101-525, § 1, Nov. 6, 1990, 104 Stat. 2305, provided that: “This Act (amending sections 802, 803, and 806 to 808 of this title and enacting provisions set out as a note under section 808 of this title) may be cited as the 'Congressional Award Amendments of 1990'."

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[See main edition for text of (a) to (d)]

8 683. Rescission of budget authority

SECTION REFERRED TO IN OTHER SECTIONS This section is referred to in sections 682, 684, 685, 686 of this title.

CHAPTER 18-LEGISLATIVE PERSONNEL
FINANCIAL DISCLOSURE REQUIREMENTS

(e) Annual reporting requirements

The Board shall prepare and submit an annual report to the Congress before April 1 of each year summarizing the activities of the Congressional Award Program during the previous year and making appropriate recommendations. Any minority views and recommendations of members of the Board shall be included in such reports. The annual report shall contain the following items:

88 701 to 709. Transferred

CODIFICATION Sections 701 to 709, comprising title I of the Ethics in Government Act of 1978, Pub. L. 95-521, was

[See main edition for text of (1) to (8)]

(As amended Pub. L. 101-525, § 3, Nov. 6, 1990, eligible for reappointment to the Board. Mem. 104 Stat. 2305.)

bers of the Board covered under subparagraphs

(B) and (C) of paragraph (2) of this section REFERENCES IN TEXT

may be reappointed for 1 additional consecutive Section 806(g)(1) of this title, referred to in subsec. 4 year term. (e)(4), was redesignated section 806(h)(1) of this title (C) Members of the Board who serve as chairby Pub. L. 100-674, § 2(c)(2)(A), Nov. 17, 1988, 102 Stat. man of the Board shall not have the time 3997, and section 806(1)(1) of this title by Pub. L.

during which they serve as chairman used in 101-525, $ 7(b)(2), Nov. 6, 1990, 104 Stat. 2307.

the computation of their period of service for

purposes of this paragraph and paragraph (2). AMENDMENTS 1990-Subsec. (e). Pub. L. 101-525 substituted “April [See main edition for text of (c) to (i)] 1" for "March 1".

(j) Removal from Board SECTION REFERRED TO IN OTHER SECTIONS

Any member of the Board who fails to attend This section is referred to in section 801 of this title.

4 consecutive Board meetings scheduled pursu.

ant to the bylaws of the Board and for which 8 803. Board organization

proper notice has been given under such (a) Membership; composition; appointment criteria;

bylaws, or to send a designee of such member derivation of appointment

(approved in advance by the Board under provi

sions of its bylaws), is, by operation of this sub[See main edition for text of (1) to (3)]

section, removed, for cause, from the Board as

of the date of the last meeting from which they (4) For the purpose of determining the deri

are absent. The Chairman of the Board shall vation of the appointment of any person ap- take such steps as are necessary to inform pointed to the Board under this section, if

members who have 3 absences of this subsecthere is a change in the status of majority and tion. The Chairman shall notify the House and minority between the parties of the House or the Senate, including the appropriate committhe Senate, each person appointed under this tees of each body, whenever there is a vacancy section shall be deemed to have been appointed

created by the operation of this subsection. by the leadership position set out in subsection (a)(1) of this section of the party of the individ

(As amended Pub. L. 101-525, $$ 4-6, Nov. 6, ual who made the initial appointment of such

1990, 104 Stat. 2305, 2306.) person.

AMENDMENTS (b) Terms of appointed members; reappointment

1990–Subsec. (a) 4). Pub. L. 101-525, $4, added par. (1) Appointed members of the Board shall

(4). continue to serve at the pleasure of the officer

Subsec. (b). Pub. L. 101-525, § 5, designated existing

provision as par. (1) and substituted "and (unless reapby whom they are appointed, and (unless reap

pointed under paragraph (3)) shall serve for a term of pointed under paragraph (3)) shall serve for a

4 years” for “but (unless reappointed) shall not serve term of 4 years.

for more than four years", and added pars. (2) and (3). (2) For the purpose of adjusting the terms of Subsec. (j). Pub. L. 101-525, $ 6, added subsec. (j). Board members to allow for staggered appointments, the following distribution of Board 8 804. Administration terms shall take effect at the first meeting of the Board occurring after November 6, 1990:

[See main edition for text of (a) and (b)] (A) Those members who have served 10 years or more, as of the date of such meeting,

(c) Requirements regarding financial operations; nonshall have an appointment expiring on a date

compliance with requirements 2 years from October 1, 1990.

(1) The Director shall, in consultation with (B) Those members who have served for 6 the Board, ensure that appropriate procedures months or less, as of the date of such meet- for fiscal control and fund accounting are esing, shall have an appointment expiring on a tablished for the financial operations of the date 6 years from October 11, 1990.

Congressional Award Program, and that such (C) All other members shall apportion the operations are administered by personnel with remaining Board positions between equal expertise in accounting and financial managenumbers of 2 and 4 year terms (providing ment. Such personnel may be retained under that if there are an unequal number of re- contract. In carrying out this paragraph, the maining members, there shall be a predomi- Director shall ensure that the liabilities of the nance of 4 year terms), such apportionment Board do not, for any calendar year, exceed the to be made by lot.

assets of the Board. (3)(A) Subject to the limitations in subpara

(2)(A) The Comptroller General of the graphs (B) and (C) of this paragraph, members

United States shall determine, for calendar of the Board may be reappointed, provided that

years 1993 and 1994, whether the Director has no member may serve more than 2 consecutive

substantially complied with paragraph (1). The terms.

findings made by the Comptroller General (B) Members of the Board covered under

under the preceding sentence shall be included paragraph (2)(A) of this section shall not be

in the first report submitted under section
807(b) of this title after December 31, 1994.

(B) If the Director fails to substantially So in original. Probably should be "subsection".

comply with paragraph (1), the Board shall

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take such actions as may be necessary to pre- (D) planning and organization of bronze
pare, pursuant to section 808 of this title, for and silver award ceremonies;
the orderly cessation of the activities of the (E) assisting gold award recipients with
Board.

travel to and from the national gold award

ceremony; and (As amended Pub. L. 102-457, § 2, Oct. 23, 1992,

(F) designation of a Statewide coordinator 106 Stat. 2265.)

to serve as a liaison between the State and AMENDMENTS

local boards and the national board. 1992-Subsec. (c). Pub. L. 102-457 added subsec. (c).

(4) Each Statewide Council established pursu

ant to this section is authorized to receive 8 806. Powers, functions, and limitations

public monetary and in-kind contributions, [See main edition for text of (a)]

which may be made available to local boards to

supplement or defray operating expenses. The (b) Mandatory functions

Board shall adopt appropriate financial man[See main edition for text of (1)]

agement methods in order to ensure the proper

accounting of these funds. (2) The functions established by the Board (5) Each Statewide Council established pursuunder paragraph (1) shall include

ant to this section shall comply with the stand

ard charter requirements of the national board [See main edition for text of (A) and (B)]

of directors.
(C) conduct of outreach activities to estab-
lish new local Congressional Award Councils,

(d) Contracting authority
particularly in inner-city areas and rural The Board may enter into and perform such
areas;

contracts as may be appropriate to carry out its (D) in addition to those activities author- business, but the Board may not enter into any ized under subparagraph (C), conduct of out- contract which would obligate the Board to reach activities to encourage, where appropri- expend an amount greater than the amount ate, the establishment and development of available to the Board for the purpose of such Statewide Congressional Award Councils; contract during the fiscal year in which the ex(E) fundraising;

penditure is made.
(F) conduct of an annual Gold Medal
Awards ceremony in the District of Columbia;

(e) Obtaining and acceptance of non-Federal funds (G) consideration of implementation of the

and resources; indirect resources provisions of this chapter relating to scholar- (1) Subject to the provisions of paragraph (2), ships; and

the Board may seek and accept funds and other (H) carrying out of duties relating to man

resources to carry out its activities. The Board agement of the national office of the Con

may not accept any funds or other resources gressional Award Program, including supervi- which are sion of office personnel and of the office

(A) donated with a restriction on their use budget.

unless such restriction merely provides that (c) Statewide Congressional Award Councils; estab- such funds or other resources be used in furlishment, purposes, duties, etc.

therance of the Congressional Award Pro(1) In carrying out its functions with respect

gram or a specific regional or local program; to Statewide Congressional Award Councils

and (hereinafter in this subsection referred to as (B) donated subject to the condition that Statewide Councils) under subsection (b) of this

the identity of the donor of the funds or resection, the Board shall develop guidelines, cri

sources shall remain anonymous. teria, and standards for the formation of State

The Board may permit donors to use the name wide Councils. In order to create a Statewide

of the Board or the name “Congressional Council, Members of Congress and Senators

Award Program” in advertising. from each respective State are encouraged to

(2) Except as otherwise provided in this chapwork jointly with the Board.

ter, the Board may not receive any Federal (2) The establishment of Statewide Councils

funds or resources. The Board may benefit is intended to

from in-kind and indirect resources provided by (A) facilitate expanded public participation

Offices of Members of Congress or the Conand involvement in the program; and

gress. Further, the Board is not prohibited (B) promote greater opportunities for in

from receiving indirect benefits from efforts or volvement by members of the State congres

activities undertaken in collaboration with entisional delegation.

ties which receive Federal funds or resources. (3) The duties and responsibilities of each Statewide Council established pursuant to this

(f) Acceptance and utilization of services of volunsection shall include, but not be limited to, the

tary, uncompensated personnel following:

The Board may accept and utilize the services (A) promoting State and local awareness of of voluntary, uncompensated personnel. the Congressional Award Program; (B) review of participant records and activi

(g) Lease, etc., of real or personal property ties;

The Board may lease (or otherwise hold), ac(C) review and verification of information quire, or dispose of real or personal property on, and recommendation of, candidates to the necessary for, or relating to, the duties of the national board for approval;

Board.

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(2) Whenever a conference report is filed in (4) specify and direct any combination of either House and such conference report or any the matters described in paragraphs (1), (2), amendment reported in disagreement or any and (3) (including a direction to achieve defiamendment contained in the joint statement of cit reduction). managers to be proposed by the conferees in the case of technical disagreement on such bill

(See main edition for text of (6)] or resolution provides new budget authority (other than continuing appropriations), new (c) Compliance with reconciliation directions spending authority described in section

(1) Any committee of the House of Repre651(c)(2) of this title, or new credit authority,

sentatives or the Senate that is directed, pursuor provides an increase or decrease in revenues

ant to a concurrent resolution on the budget, to for a fiscal year (or fiscal years), the statement

determine and recommend changes of the type of managers accompanying such conference

described in paragraphs (1) and (2) of subsecreport shall contain the information described

tion (a) of this section with respect to laws in paragraph (1), if available on a timely basis.

within its jurisdiction, shall be deemed to have If such information is not available when the

complied with such directions, conference report is filed, the committee shall

(A) ifmake such information available to Members as

(i) the amount of the changes of the type soon as practicable prior to the consideration of such conference report.

described in paragraph (1) of such subsec

tion recommended by such committee do (b) Up-to-date tabulations of Congressional budget not exceed or fall below the amount of the action

changes such committee was directed by (1) The Director of the Congressional Budget such concurrent resolution to recommend Office shall issue to the committees of the under such paragraph by more than 20 per. House of Representatives and the Senate re- cent of the total of the amounts of the ports on at least a monthly basis detailing and changes such committee was directed to tabulating the progress of congressional action make under paragraphs (1) and (2) of such on bills and resolutions providing new budget subsection, and authority, new spending authority described in (ii) the amount of the changes of the type section 651(c)(2) of this title, or new credit au- described in paragraph (2) of such subsecthority, or providing an increase or decrease in tion recommended by such committee do revenues or tax expenditures for each fiscal not exceed or fall below the amount of the year covered by a concurrent resolution on the changes such committee was directed by budget. Such reports shall include but are not such concurrent resolution to recommend limited to an up-to-date tabulation comparing under that paragraph by more than 20 perthe appropriate aggregate and functional levels cent of the total of the amounts of the (including outlays) included in the most recent- changes such committee was directed to ly adopted concurrent resolution on the budget make under paragraphs (1) and (2) of such with the levels provided in bills and resolutions subsection; and reported by committees or adopted by either

(B) if the total amount of the changes recHouse or by the Congress, and with the levels

ommended by such committee is not less than provided by law for the fiscal year preceding

the total of the amounts of the changes such the first fiscal year covered by the appropriate

committee was directed to make under paraconcurrent resolution.

graphs (1) and (2) of such subsection. [See main edition for text of (2); (c)]

(2)(A) Upon the reporting to the Committee (As amended Pub. L. 101-508, title XIII,

on the Budget of the Senate of a recommenda$ 13206, Nov. 5, 1990, 104 Stat. 1388-617.)

tion that shall be deemed to have complied

with such directions solely by virtue of this subAMENDMENTS

section, the chairman of that committee may 1990_Subsec. (a)(1). Pub. L. 101-508, $ 13206(a)(1), file with the Senate appropriately revised alloinserted "(or fiscal years)" after “fiscal year" in intro- cations under section 633(a) of this title and reductory provisions and in subpars. (A) and (C).

vised functional levels and aggregates to carry Subsec. (a)2). Pub. L. 101-508, § 13206(b), inserted

out this subsection. "(or fiscal years)" after “fiscal year".

Subsec. (b)(1). Pub. L. 101-508, & 13206(c), substitut- (B) Upon the submission to the Senate of a ed “for each fiscal year covered by a concurrent reso

conference report recommending a reconcilialution on the budget" for "for & fiscal year" in first tion bill or resolution in which a committee sentence, and “the first fiscal year covered by the ap- shall be deemed to have complied with such dipropriate concurrent resolution" for "such fiscal year" rections solely by virtue of this subsection, the in second sentence.

chairman of the Committee on the Budget of

the Senate may file with the Senate appropri8 641. Reconciliation

ately revised allocations under section 633(a) of (a) Inclusion of reconciliation directives in concur. this title and revised functional levels and agrent resolutions on the budget

gregates to carry out this subsection. A concurrent resolution on the budget for (C) Allocations, functional levels, and aggreany fiscal year, to the extent necessary to effec

gates revised pursuant to this paragraph shall tuate the provisions and requirements of such

be considered to be allocations, functional resolution, shall

levels, and aggregates contained in the concur

rent resolution on the budget pursuant to sec[See main edition for text of (1) to (3)] tion 632 of this title.

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(D) Upon the filing of revised allocations pursuant to this paragraph, the reporting committee shall report revised allocations pursuant to section 633(b) of this title to carry out this subsection.

[See main edition for text of (d) and (e)] (f) Completion of reconciliation process

It shall not be in order in the House of Representatives to consider any resolution providing for an adjournment period of more than three calendar days during the month of July until the House of Representatives has completed action on the reconciliation legislation for the fiscal year beginning on October 1 of the calendar year to which the adjournment resolution pertains, if reconciliation legislation is required to be reported by the concurrent resolution on the budget for such fiscal year. (8) Limitation on changes to Social Security Act

Notwithstanding any other provision of law, it shall not be in order in the Senate or the House of Representatives to consider any reconciliation bill or reconciliation resolution reported pursuant to a concurrent resolution on the budget agreed to under section 632 or 635 of this title, or a joint resolution pursuant to section 907d of this title, or any amendment thereto or conference report thereon, that contains recommendations with respect to the oldage, survivors, and disability insurance program established under title II of the Social Security Act (42 U.S.C. 401 et seq.). (As amended Pub. L. 101-508, title XIII, $$ 13112(a)(9), 13207(c), (d), 13210(2), Nov. 5, 1990, 104 Stat. 1388-608, 1388-618 to 1388-620.)

AMENDMENTS 1990—Subsec. (a)(4). Pub. L. 101-508, $ 13207(d), inserted before period at end "(including a direction to achieve deficit reduction)”.

Subsec. (c). Pub. L. 101-508, § 13207(c), designated existing provisions as par. (1), redesignated former par. (1) and subpars. (A) and (B) thereof as subpar. (A) and cls. (i) and (ii), respectively, redesignated former par. (2) as subpar. (B) of par. (1), and added par. (2).

Subsec. (f). Pub. L. 101-508, § 13210(2), struck out par. (1) heading “In general" and text which directed Congress to complete action on any reconciliation bill or reconciliation resolution reported under subsec. (b) of this section not later than June 15 of each year, and struck out the par. (2) designation and heading “Point of order in the House of Representatives".

Subsec. (g). Pub. L. 101-508, § 13112(a)(9), substituted “joint resolution pursuant” for “resolution pursu. ant" and "section 907d of this title" for "section 904(b) of this title".

either the House of Representatives or the Senate to consider any bill, joint resolution, amendment, motion, or conference report providing new budget authority for such fiscal year, providing new entitlement authority effective during such fiscal year, or reducing revenues for such fiscal year,,' if

(A) the enactment of such bill or resolution as reported;

(B) the adoption and enactment of such amendment; or

(C) the enactment of such bill or resolution in the form recommended in such conference

report; would cause the appropriate level of total new budget authority or total budget outlays set forth in the most recently agreed to concurrent resolution on the budget for such fiscal year to be exceeded, or would cause revenues to be less than the appropriate level of total revenues set forth in such concurrent resolution except in the case that a declaration of war by the Congress is in effect.

(2)(A) After the Congress has completed action on a concurrent resolution on the budget, it shall not be in order in the Senate to consider any bill, resolution, amendment, motion, or conference report that would cause the appropriate level of total new budget authority or total budget outlays or social security outlays set forth for the first fiscal year in the most recently agreed to concurrent resolution on the budget covering such fiscal year to be exceeded, or would cause revenues to be less than the appropriate level of total revenues (or social security revenues to be less than the appropriate level of social security revenues) set forth for the first fiscal year covered by the res olution and for the period including the first fiscal year plus the following 4 fiscal years in such concurrent resolution. (B) In applying this paragraph,

(i)(I) estimated social security outlays shall be deemed to be reduced by the excess of estimated social security revenues (including those provided for in the bill, resolution, amendment, or conference report with respect to which this subsection is applied) over the appropriate level of Soci Security revenues specified in the most recently agreed to concurrent resolution on the budget;

(II) estimated social security revenues shall be deemed to be increased to the extent that estimated social security outlays are less (taking into account the effect of the bill, resolution, amendment, or conference report to which this subsection is being applied) than the appropriate level of social security outlays in the most recently agreed to concurrent resolution on the budget; and

(ii)(I) estimated Social Security outlays shall be deemed to be increased by the shortfall of estimated social security revenues (including Social Security revenues provided for in the bill, resolution, amendment, or conference report with respect to which this subsection is applied) below the appropriate level of

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SECTION REFERRED TO IN OTHER SECTIONS This section is referred to in sections 632, 644, 665c, 907a, 907d of this title.

8 642. New budget authority, new spending authority,

and revenue legislation to be within appropriate

levels (a) Legislation subject to point of order

(1) Except as provided by subsection (b) of this section, after the Congress has completed action on a concurrent resolution on the budget for a fiscal year, it shall not be in order in

So in original.

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