S. 494 (110th): NATO Freedom Consolidation Act of 2007

Introduced:
Feb 06, 2007 (110th Congress, 2007–2009)
Status:
Signed by the President
Slip Law:
This bill became Pub.L. 110-17.
Sponsor
Richard Lugar
Senator from Indiana
Party
Republican
Text
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Last Updated
Jul 03, 2007
Length
7 pages
Related Bills
S. 4014 (109th) was a previous version of this bill.

Passed Senate
Last Action: Nov 16, 2006

H.R. 987 (identical)

Passed House
Last Action: Mar 06, 2007

 
Status

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on April 9, 2007.

Progress
Introduced Feb 06, 2007
Referred to Committee Feb 06, 2007
Reported by Committee Mar 06, 2007
Passed Senate Mar 15, 2007
Passed House Mar 26, 2007
Signed by the President Apr 09, 2007
 
Full Title

A bill to endorse further enlargement of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) and to facilitate the timely admission of new members to NATO, and for other purposes.

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

Senate Foreign Relations

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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.


4/9/2007--Public Law.
NATO Freedom Consolidation Act of 2007 - Designates Albania, Croatia, Georgia, Macedonia (FYROM), and Ukraine as eligible to receive assistance under the NATO Participation Act of 1994.
States that such designation:
(1) is in addition to the designation of Poland, Hungary, the Czech Republic, and Slovenia pursuant to the NATO Enlargement Facilitation Act of 1996, the designation of Romania, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, and Bulgaria pursuant to the European Security Act of 1998, and the designation of Slovakia pursuant to the Gerald B. H. Solomon Freedom Consolidation Act of 2002 as eligible to receive assistance under the NATO Participation Act of 1994; and
(2) shall not preclude the designation by the President of other countries as eligible to receive assistance under the NATO Participation Act of 1994.
Authorizes FY2008 appropriations for security assistance to: (1) Albania; (2) Croatia; (3) Georgia; (4) Macedonia (FYROM); and (5) Ukraine.

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