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Text of the Conditioning United States-Egypt Military Exercises Act of 2012

This bill was introduced on December 12, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. The text of the bill below is as of Dec 12, 2012 (Introduced).

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II

112th CONGRESS

2d Session

S. 3670

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

December 12, 2012

introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Armed Services

A BILL

To prohibit the use of fiscal year 2013 funds for United States participation in joint military exercises with Egypt if the Government of Egypt abrogates, terminates, or withdraws from the 1979 Egypt-Israel peace treaty.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Conditioning United States-Egypt Military Exercises Act of 2012.

2.

Contingent limitation on availability of fiscal year 2013 funds for United States participation in joint military exercises with Egypt

(a)

Limitation

No amounts appropriated or otherwise available for fiscal year 2013 may be made used for United States participation in joint military exercises with Egypt if, during fiscal year 2013, the Government of Egypt abrogates, terminates, or withdraws from the 1979 Egypt-Israel peace treaty signed at Washington, DC, on March 26, 1979.

(b)

Waiver

The President may waive the limitation in subsection (a) if the President certifies to Congress in writing that the waiver is in the national security interests of the United States.