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PUBLIC LAW 100-000—MMMM. DD, 1987

101 STAT. 1396

PUBLIC LAW 100-204—DEC. 22, 1987

SEC. 744. NORTH ATLANTIC ASSEMBLY. (a) APPOINTMENT OF SECRETARIES TO THE NORTH ATLANTIC ASSEM-

22 USC 1928a.

22 USC 1928b.

BLY DELEGATIONS.—Section 1 of the joint resolution entitled "Joint resolution to authorize participation by the United States in parliamentary conferences of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization", approved July 11, 1956 (22 U.S.C. 1928b; Public Law 84-689), is amended by adding at the end thereof the following new sentences: "Each delegation shall have a secretary. The secretaries of the Senate and House delegations shall be appointed, respectively, by the chairman of the Committee on Foreign Relations of the Senate and the chairman of the Committee on Foreign Affairs of the House of Representatives.". (b) AUTHORIZATION OF APPROPRIATIONS.—Section 2 of such joint resolution is amended— (1) by striking out "$50,000" and inserting in lieu thereof "$75,000"; and (2) by striking out "$25,000" the first place it appears and inserting in lieu thereof "$50,000".

Refugees. 22 USC 2601 note. President of U.S.

SEC. 745. UNITED STATES MEMBERSHIP IN INTERGOVERNMENTAL COMMITTEE FOR EUROPEAN MIGRATION.

Caribbean.

SEC. 746. RECOGNITION OF CARICOM.

The President is hereby authorized to continue membership for the United States in the Intergovernmental Committee for European Migration in accordance with its constitution approved in Venice, Italy, on October 19, 1953, and, upon entry into force of the amendments to such constitution approved in Geneva, Switzerland, on May 20, 1987, to continue membership in the organization under the name International Organization for Migration in accordance with such constitution and amendments. For the purpose of gissisting in the movement of refugees and migrants and to enhance the economic progress of the developing countries by providing for a coordinated supply of selected manpower, there are hereby authorized to be appropriated such amounts as may be necessary from time to time for the payment by the United States of its contributions to the Committee and all necessary salaries and expenses incidental to United States participation in the Committee. It is the sense of the Congress that the Secretary of State should consider recognizing the Caribbean Community and Common Market (CARICOM) as a regional planning organization in the Caribbean.

Reports.

SEC. 747. ASIAN-PACIFIC REGIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS CONVENTION.

Not later than 180 days after the date of enactment of this Act, the Secretary of State shall submit a report to the Congress which— (1) examines the nature and extent of human rights problems in the Asian-Pacific region; and (2) assesses the willingness of the countries in the region to negotiate a regional human rights convention similar to the American Convention on Human Rights, the Conference on Security and Cooperation in Europe, and the African Charter on Peoples' and Human Rights.