H.R. 3707 (106th): American Institute in Taiwan Facilities Enhancement Act

Introduced:
Feb 29, 2000 (106th Congress, 1999–2000)
Status:
Signed by the President
Slip Law:
This bill became Pub.L. 106-212.
Sponsor
Douglas “Doug” Bereuter
Representative for Nebraska's 1st congressional district
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
May 20, 2000
Length
2 pages
 
Status

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on May 26, 2000.

Progress
Introduced Feb 29, 2000
Referred to Committee Feb 29, 2000
Reported by Committee Mar 23, 2000
Passed House Mar 28, 2000
Passed Senate with Changes May 02, 2000
House Agreed to Changes May 18, 2000
Signed by the President May 26, 2000
 
Full Title

To authorize funds for the site selection and construction of a facility in Taipei Taiwan suitable for the mission of the American Institute in Taiwan.

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Cosponsors
5 cosponsors (3D, 2R) (show)
Committees

House Foreign Affairs

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5/2/2000--Passed Senate amended.
American Institute in Taiwan Facilities Enhancement Act - Authorizes appropriations to the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) for plans for acquisition or construction of a new facility and, if necessary, residences or other structures located in close physical proximity to it.
Allows the use of such appropriated funds only if the new facility meets certain requirements applicable to the security of U.S. diplomatic facilities, except those requirements which the Director of AIT certifies to specified congressional committees are not applicable on account of AIT's special status.
Requires the Director, in such instance, to certify that security considerations permit the waiver of such requirements.

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