United States Code

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§ 7305.
Additional powers
In order to support Teams in carrying out this chapter, the Director may—
procure the temporary or intermittent services of experts or consultants under section 3109 of title 5;
request the use, when appropriate, of available services, equipment, personnel, and facilities of a department, agency, or instrumentality of the United States Government on a reimbursable or other basis;
confer with employees and request the use of services, records, and facilities of State and local governmental authorities;
accept voluntary and uncompensated services;
accept and use gifts of money and other property, to the extent provided in advance in appropriations Acts;
make contracts with nonprofit entities to carry out studies related to purpose, functions, and authorities of the Teams; and
provide nongovernmental members of the Team reasonable compensation for time spent carrying out activities under this chapter.
(Pub. L. 107–231, § 6, Oct. 1, 2002, 116 Stat. 1474.)
cite as: 15 USC 7305