S. 2177 (112th): NATO Enhancement Act of 2012

Introduced:
Mar 08, 2012 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee) in a previous session of Congress
See Instead:

H.R. 4243 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Mar 22, 2012

This bill was introduced on March 8, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Introduced
Mar 08, 2012
 
Sponsor
Richard Lugar
Senator from Indiana
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Mar 08, 2012
Length
28 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 4243 (Related)
NATO Enhancement Act of 2012

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 22, 2012

 
Full Title

A bill to strengthen the North Atlantic Treaty Organization.

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Cosponsors
1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
Committees

Senate Foreign Relations

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3/8/2012--Introduced.
NATO Enhancement Act of 2012 - Designates Montenegro and Bosnia and Herzegovina as eligible to receive assistance under the NATO Participation Act of 1994.
Authorizes FY2012 appropriations for security assistance to: (1) Bosnia and Herzegovina, (2) Montenegro, (3) Georgia, (4) the Republic of Macedonia, and (5) Ukraine.
Directs the President to establish and update bilateral programs to assist Bosnia and Herzegovina, Georgia, the Republic of Macedonia, and Montenegro achieve full North Atlantic Treaty Organization Alliance (NATO) membership. States that such programs shall not inhibit security cooperation with nations previously designated as eligible to receive security assistance but no longer expressing an intent to join NATO.
Gives priority to the provision and delivery of excess defense articles to Bosnia and Herzegovina, Georgia, the Republic of Macedonia, and Montenegro.

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