HR 2215

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 2215

To ensure that United States taxpayer dollars are not used to fund terrorist entities in Lebanon, and for other purposes.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

June 16, 2011

Mr. BERMAN (for himself, Mr. ISSA, Mr. BOUSTANY, and Mr. RAHALL) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and in addition to the Committee on Financial Services, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned


A BILL

To ensure that United States taxpayer dollars are not used to fund terrorist entities in Lebanon, and for other purposes.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. LIMITATION ON ASSISTANCE TO A HEZBOLLAH-DEPENDENT GOVERNMENT OF LEBANON.

`SEC. 620N. LIMITATION ON ASSISTANCE TO A HEZBOLLAH-DEPENDENT GOVERNMENT OF LEBANON.

SEC. 3. LIMITATION ON ASSISTANCE TO HEZBOLLAH-INFLUENCED MINISTRIES, AGENCIES, AND INSTRUMENTALITIES OF A GOVERNMENT OF LEBANON IN WHICH HEZBOLLAH IS A MINORITY ELEMENT IN A GOVERNING COALITION.

`SEC. 620O. LIMITATION ON ASSISTANCE TO HEZBOLLAH-INFLUENCED MINISTRIES, AGENCIES, AND INSTRUMENTALITIES OF A GOVERNMENT OF LEBANON IN WHICH HEZBOLLAH IS A MINORITY ELEMENT IN A GOVERNING COALITION.

SEC. 4. LIMITATION ON ASSISTANCE FOR NONGOVERNMENTAL ORGANIZATIONS FOR LEBANON.

`SEC. 620P. LIMITATION ON ASSISTANCE FOR NONGOVERNMENTAL ORGANIZATIONS FOR LEBANON.

SEC. 5. INTERNATIONAL FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS.

SEC. 6. REPORTING REQUIREMENT.

SEC. 7. DEFINITIONS.

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