S 1842 IS

108th CONGRESS

1st Session

S. 1842

To provide certain exceptions from requirements for bilateral agreements with Australia and the United Kingdom for exemptions from the International Traffic in Arms Regulations.

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

November 10, 2003

Mr. LUGAR introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations


A BILL

To provide certain exceptions from requirements for bilateral agreements with Australia and the United Kingdom for exemptions from the International Traffic in Arms Regulations.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. FINDINGS.

SEC. 3. DEFINITIONS.

SEC. 4. EXCEPTION TO BILATERAL AGREEMENT REQUIREMENTS FOR TRANSFERS OF DEFENSE ITEMS WITHIN AUSTRALIA AND THE UNITED KINGDOM.

SEC. 5. CERTIFICATIONS FOR THE UNITED KINGDOM AND AUSTRALIA.

SEC. 6. NOTIFICATION OF REGULATIONS PERMITTING BILATERAL LICENSING EXEMPTIONS.

SEC. 7. REPORT ON ISSUES RAISED IN CONSULTATIONS PURSUANT TO BILATERAL AGREEMENTS WITH AUSTRALIA AND THE UNITED KINGDOM.

SEC. 8. SPECIAL REPORTS ON UNAUTHORIZED END-USE OR DIVERSION.

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