S 293

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

S. 293

To modify the authority to use Cooperative Threat Reduction funds for proliferation threat reduction projects and activities outside the states of the former Soviet Union.

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

February 7, 2011

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


A BILL

To modify the authority to use Cooperative Threat Reduction funds for proliferation threat reduction projects and activities outside the states of the former Soviet Union.

    Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

    This Act may be cited as the `Nunn-Lugar Global Cooperative Threat Reduction Improvement Act of 2011'.

SEC. 2. MODIFICATION OF AUTHORITY TO USE COOPERATIVE THREAT REDUCTION FUNDS OUTSIDE THE FORMER SOVIET UNION.

    Section 1308 of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2004 (22 U.S.C. 5963) is amended--

      (1) in subsection (a), by striking `, with the concurrence of the Secretary of State,'; and

      (2) in subsection (c)--

        (A) in paragraph (1), by striking `, with the concurrence of the Secretary of State'; and

        (B) in paragraph (2), by striking `and the Secretary of State'.

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