SEC. 10212. Effective date.
(a) Expiration.—Section 275(b) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 is amended—
(1) by striking “Part C of this title, section” and inserting “Sections 251, 253, 258B, and”;
(2) by striking “1995” and inserting “2002”; and
(3) by adding at the end the following new sentence: “The remaining sections of part C of this title shall expire September 30, 2006.”.
(b) Expiration.—Section 14002(c)(3) of the Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1993 (2 U.S.C. 900 note) is repealed.
This section was not classified to the U.S. Code.
EXPLANATORY STATEMENT OF MANAGERS
(H. CONF. REPT. 105-217)
The joint explanatory statement of managers for the conference committee on H.R. 2014 summarized this section as follows:
35. Amendments to section 275(b) of [the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985] and section 14002(c)(3) of OBRA 1993
HOUSE BILL (SECTION 11212)
Makes conforming changes to the effective dates of certain programs in Part C of [the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985] to indicate that the sequestration rules and the special reconciliation process expire in 2002, while the other programs in Part C of [the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985] (including five-year estimates) expire in 2006.
This section also repeals an expiring provision of OBRA 1993 (section 14002(c)(3)) which provided that Part C of [the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985] (sequestration procedures) and Title VI of the Budget Act were to expire on September 30, 1998.
SENATE AMENDMENT (SECTION 1662)
The Senate amendment is identical to the House bill except that it sunsets pay-as-you-go sequester procedures in 2002.
CONFERENCE AGREEMENT (SECTION 10212)
The Senate recedes to the House.
U.S. Congress, Joint Explanatory Statement on the Committee of Conference on the Balanced Budget Act of 1997; (Conference Report), Committee on the Budget, House of Representatives, 105th Congress, 1st Session, Washington D.C. 1997, p. 1007.
Congressional Research service report
CRS issued a report on the Budget Enforcement Act of 1997 (Pub. L. 105-33), including this description of this section:
Section 10212. Effective Date. Section 275 of the BBA establishes effective dates and expiration dates for different sections. The expiration date in Section 275, the last day of FY1995, effectively was extended by Section 14002(c)(3)(A) of the Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act (OBRA) of 1993. Section 10212 of the bill provides that the sections of the act dealing with discretionary spending limits, maximum deficit amounts, and flexibility in the implementation of a sequester of defense spending shall expire at the end of FY2002; the remaining sections of the act, dealing with the PAYGO process, among other matters, shall expire at the end of FY2006. Also, Section 10212 of the act repeals Section 14002(c)(3)(A) of OBRA of 1993.
CRS – Budget Enforcement Act of 1997: Summary and Legislative History by Robert Keith (97-931 GOV) October 8, 1997, p. 20.
LEGISLATIVE HISTORY NOTES
Pub. L. 105–33, title X, §10000, Nov. 5, 1990, 111 Stat. 712; (Budget Enforcement Act of 1997).