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H.R. 5834 (110th): North Korean Human Rights Reauthorization Act of 2008

The text of the bill below is as of Sep 23, 2008 (Passed the Senate with an Amendment).


2d Session

H. R. 5834

In the Senate of the United States,

September 22 (legislative day, September 17), 2008.


That the bill from the House of Representatives (H.R. 5834) entitled An Act to amend the North Korean Human Rights Act of 2004 to promote respect for the fundamental human rights of the people of North Korea, and for other purposes., do pass with the following


On page 3, beginning on line 4, strike the comma and all that follows to the end period and insert the following: and has increased the bounty paid for turning in North Korean refugees.


On page 3, beginning on line 11, strike , including and all that follows through killings on line 17.


On page 4, line 4, strike On February, and insert the following: Since the passage of the North Korean Human Rights Act, Congress has on several occasions expressed interest in the status of North Korean refugees, and on February.


On page 4, line 19, strike at overseas posts.


On page 5, line 10, after should, insert continue to.


On page 6, line 3, strike rights, humanitarian, and refugee issues, and insert the following: rights and humanitarian issues, and to participate in policy planning and implementation with respect to refugee issues,.


On page 7, line 20, strike $4,000,000 and insert $2,000,000.


On page 9, line 13, after including, insert the following: , in coordination with the Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration,.


On page 9, line 21, strike coordinate and insert participate in the formulation and.


On page 11, line 13, strike paragraphs and insert paragraph.


On page 11, strike line 14 and all that follows through line 19.


On page 11, line 20, strike (4) and insert (3).


On page 12, lines 3 and 4, strike may be provided in a classified format, if necessary and insert the following: shall be provided in unclassified form, with a classified annex, if necessary.