Section 905, as Enacted
Sec. 905. (a) Except as provided in this section, the provisions of this Act shall take effect on the date of its enactment,
(b) Title II (except section 201 (a)) , section 403, and section 502(c) shall take effect on the day on which the first Director of the Congressional Budget Office is appointed under section 201 (a).
(c) Except as provided in section 906, title III and section 402 shall apply with respect to the fiscal year beginning on October 1,1976, and succeeding fiscal years, and section 401 shall take effect on the first day of the second regular session of the Ninety-fourth Congress.
(d) The amendments to the Budget and Accounting Act, 1921, made by sections 601, 603, and 604 shall apply with respect to the fiscal year beginning on July 1, 1975, and succeeding fiscal years, except that section 201(g) of such Act (as added by section 601) shall apply with respect to the fiscal year beginning on October 1, 1976, and succeeding fiscal years and section 201(i) of such Act (as added by section 601) shall apply with respect to the fiscal year beginning on October 1,1978, and succeeding fiscal years. The amendment to such Act made by section 602 shall apply with respect to the fiscal year beginning on October 1,1976, and succeeding fiscal years.
JOINT EXPLANATORY STATEMENT OF CONFERENCE COMMITTEE
The managers on the part of the House and the Senate of the conference of the two Houses on the amendments of the Senate to the bill (H.R. 7130) issued an explanatory statement of the legislation. This was included in a House Budget Committee print in 1975 after the bill’s enactment. It included the following description of this section:
Section 905. Effective Dates
The House bill provided that certain titles would take effect beginning with fiscal year 1975. The Senate amendment provided phased implementation of the various provisions.
The conference substitute adopts a phased implementation schedule. Except as otherwise provided, the provisions of the bill, including establishment of the House and Senate Budget Committees, become effective upon enactment. Title II (other than section 201(a)) relating to the Congressional Budget Office is to become effective upon appointment of the first Director of the Office. Title III is to be effective with respect to fiscal year 1977 as will the new procedures for authorizing legislation (section 402). The procedures for new spending authority (section 401) are to take effect in January 1976. Various amendments relating to the executive budget shall take effect for fiscal year 1976 while others would be effective later.
[Joint Explanatory Statement on the Committee of Conference on H.R. 7130; (Committee Print), Committee on the Budget, House of Representatives, 93d Congress, 2d Session, Washington D.C. 1975.]
Classification to the U.S. Code
This section was not classified to the U.S. Code as such, but was set out as a note in the former 31 U.S.C. 1301.
Legislative History Notes
Pub. L. 93–344, §xx, July 12, 1974, 88 Stat. 331. The Congressional Budget and Impoundment Control Act of 1974 enacted this section into law.
Revision of title 31 of the u.s. code
Most of the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 was classified to Title 31 of the U.S. Code but has since been transferred either to title 2 (The Congress) or to a revised Title 31. See the following for more information:
- Pub. L. 97–258, §1, Sept. 13, 1982, 96 Stat. 877
- Title 31 Revision and Codification Law of 1982
- Revision of Title 31
- Table on the House Law Revision Counsel Website.
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