H.R. 5030 (103rd): International Narcotics Control Corrections Act of 1994

Introduced:
Sep 13, 1994 (103rd Congress, 1993–1994)
Status:
Died (Passed Senate with Changes)
See Instead:

H.R. 5246 (same title)
Signed by the President — Nov 02, 1994

Sponsor
Lee Hamilton
Representative for Indiana's 9th congressional district
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Oct 07, 1994
Length
8 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 5246 (Related)
International Narcotics Control Corrections Act of 1994

Signed by the President
Nov 02, 1994

 
Status

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and though it was passed by both chambers on October 7, 1994 it was passed in non-identical forms and the differences were never resolved.

Progress
Introduced Sep 13, 1994
Referred to Committee Sep 13, 1994
Reported by Committee Sep 13, 1994
Passed House Sep 19, 1994
Passed Senate with Changes Oct 07, 1994
 
Full Title

To amend the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 to make certain corrections relating to international narcotics control activities, and for other purposes.

Summary

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Cosponsors
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Committees

House Foreign Affairs

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Library of Congress Summary

The summary below was written by the Congressional Research Service, which is a nonpartisan division of the Library of Congress.


10/7/1994--Passed Senate amended.
International Narcotics Control Corrections Act of 1994 - Amends the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 to redefine a "major illicit drug producing country" as a country in which 1,000 hectares or more of illicit opium poppy or coca is cultivated or harvested annually or 5,000 hectares or more of illicit cannabis is cultivated or harvested annually unless the President determines that such cannabis production does not significantly affect the United States. Provides for advance notification to the appropriate congressional committees of any transfer by the Government to a foreign country, for narcotics control purposes, of property or funds seized or forfeited in connection with narcotics-related activities.
Reallocates foreign assistance (currently, security assistance) withheld from countries that fail to take adequate steps to halt illicit drug production or trafficking.
Extends certain international narcotics control strategy reporting requirements and annual certification procedures for FY 1993 and 1994 through FY 1995.
Makes such requirements and procedures currently applicable after September 30, 1994, effective after September 30, 1995 (the beginning of FY 1996).
Repeals specified international narcotics control Acts. Exempts specified narcotics control-related transfers of excess defense articles, foreign military financing, and international military education and training from a prohibition on assistance to foreign law enforcement agencies.
Waives all restrictions on assistance (except for countries that are "decertified" under narcotics control certification provisions) with respect to narcotics-related assistance provided during FY 1995 if the President notifies the appropriate congressional committees in advance.
Authorizes the President to furnish assistance to any country or international organization during FY 1995 for the prevention and suppression of international criminal activities.
Exempts such assistance from the prohibition on assistance to foreign law enforcement agencies.
Requires the President to take steps to ensure that the immediate relatives of any individual involved in drug trafficking are not permitted entry into the United States consistent with the Immigration and Nationality Act. NATO Participation Act of 1994 - Authorizes the President to establish a program to assist the transition to full North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) membership of Poland, Hungary, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, and other designated Partnership for Peace countries.
Permits the President, in carrying out such program, to provide excess defense articles, international military education and training, and foreign military financing assistance to such countries.

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