ABSTRACT

H. Doc. 116-55: Administration of Proliferation Sanctions and Amendment of Executive Order 12851, Communication from the President of the United States, August 6, 2019   [open pdf - 261KB]

From the Document: "The Executive Order directs the Secretary of the Treasury, in consultation with the Secretary of State, to take the following actions where necessary to implement the sanctions described in the CBW Act [Chemical and Biological Weapons Control and Warfare Elimination Act of 1991] selected and maintained by the President or the Secretary of State: (i) oppose, in accordance with section 701 of the International Financial Institutions Act (22 U.S.C. 262d), the extension of any loan or financial or technical assistance to that country by international financial institutions; or (ii) prohibit any United States bank from making any loan or providing any credit to the government of that country, except for loans or credits for the purpose of purchasing food or other agricultural commodities or products. The Executive Order additionally revises Executive Order 12851 of June 11, 1993, by adding a corresponding delegation to the Secretary of the Treasury."

Report Number:
H. Doc. 116-55; House Document 116-55
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Date:
2019-08-06
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Public Domain
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U.S. Government Publishing Office: http://www.gpo.gov/
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pdf
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