S 760 IS

108th CONGRESS

1st Session

S. 760

To implement effective measures to stop trade in conflict diamonds, and for other purposes.

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

April 1, 2003

Mr. GRASSLEY (for himself, Mr. BAUCUS, Mr. DEWINE, Mr. DURBIN, Mr. GREGG, Mr. BINGAMAN, Mr. FEINGOLD, Ms. SNOWE, Mr. ROCKEFELLER, Mr. SANTORUM, and Mr. LEAHY) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance


A BILL

To implement effective measures to stop trade in conflict diamonds, and for other purposes.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. FINDINGS.

SEC. 3. DEFINITIONS.

verification of the Kimberley Process Certificate accompanying the shipment.

SEC. 4. MEASURES FOR THE IMPORTATION AND EXPORTATION OF ROUGH DIAMONDS.

SEC. 5. REGULATORY AND OTHER AUTHORITY.

SEC. 6. IMPORTING AND EXPORTING AUTHORITIES.

SEC. 7. STATEMENT OF POLICY.

SEC. 8. ENFORCEMENT.

SEC. 9. TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE.

SEC. 10. SENSE OF CONGRESS.

SEC. 11. REPORTS.

SEC. 12. GAO REPORT.

SEC. 13. EFFECTIVE DATE.

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