To authorize the Secretary of Agriculture to enter into building leasing agreements.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,
SECTION 1. AUTHORITY OF SECRETARY OF AGRICULTURE TO ENTER INTO LEASE AGREEMENTS.
Section 585 of title 40, United States Code, is amended by adding at the end the following new subsection: ``(d) Special Leasing Authority for Secretary of Agriculture.--The authority provided to the Administrator under subsection (a)(1) with respect to entering into lease agreements shall also apply to the Secretary of Agriculture for purposes of entering into lease agreements for the Department of Agriculture or any agency, administration, or service thereof.''. <all>