Chemical Weapons Proliferation: Hearing and Markup Before the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and Its Subcommittees on Arms Control, International Security and Science, and on International Economic Policy and Trade, House of Representatives, One Hundred First Congress, First Session, on H.R. 3033, May 4 and July 27, 1989
United States. Congress. House. Committee on Foreign Affairs. Subcommittee on Arms Control, International Security, and Science
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1990 - Biological arms control - 85 pages
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Page 80 - Changes in Existing Law Made bt the Bill, As Reported In compliance with clause 3 of Rule XIII of the Rules of the House of Representatives, changes in existing law made by the bill, as reported, are shown as follows (existing law proposed to be omitted is enclosed in black brackets, new matter is printed in italic, existing law in which no change is proposed is shown in roman) : TITLE 38, UNITED STATES CODE PART I. GENERAL PROVISIONS CHAPTER 1— GENERAL 101. Definitions For the purposes of this...
Page 84 - President shall biennially submit to the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President pro tempore of the Senate a report...
Page 51 - Union, and ordered to be printed [Strike out all after the enacting clause and insert the part printed in italic] [For text of introduced bill, see copy of bill as introduced on April 2, 1987] A BILL To amend title 35, United States Code, with respect to patented processes.
Page 72 - ... weapons; two, to penalize countries and companies illegally using or transferring chemical weapons; and three, (131) to establish a meaningful mandatory sanctions regime against country and company violators. The substitute makes only two changes from the original legislation. First, the same language is adopted in the two presidential waiver authorities standardizing them to read that the President must determine that the waiver of sanctions to be imposed on foreign persons or companies and...
Page 76 - The United States Government shall 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.
Page 77 - ... provided reliable assurances that it will not in the future engage in any such activities, and (C) that government is willing to allow on-site inspections by United Nations observers or other internationally recognized, impartial observers, or other reliable means exist, to ensure that that government is not using chemical or biological weapons in violation of international law and is not using lethal chemical or biological weapons against its own nationals, then the President, after consultation...
Page 81 - President shall — (1) use the authorities of the Arms Export Control Act to control the export of those defense articles and defense services, and (2) use the authorities of the Export Administration Act of 1979 to control the export of those goods and technology, that the President determines would assist the government of any foreign country in acquiring the capability to develop, produce, stockpile, deliver, or use chemical or biological weapons.
Page 78 - The Secretary of State shall pursue early negotiations with foreign governments to adopt effective measures comparable to those imposed under this order. Sec. 3. Department of Commerce Controls, (a) The Secretary of Commerce shall prohibit the...
Page 84 - Congress that — (A) a breach of the peace poses a serious and direct threat to the strategic interest of the United States, (B) the prohibition or curtailment of such contracts, agreements, licenses, or authorizations will be instrumental in remedying the situation posing the direct threat, and (C) the export controls will continue only so long as the direct threat persists.