PUBLIC LAW 103-94—OCT. 6, 1993 107 STAT. 1011 (5) The Sandinista National Liberation Front has a history of subversion and links to international terrorism. (6) The recent discovery demonstrates the inability of the le^^itimate Government of Nicaragua to control all of its ministries. (7) This lack of authority makes uncertain the ability of the Government of Nicaragua to prevent the export of terrorism by the Sandinista National Liberation Front. (b) SENSE OF SENATE.—I t is the sense of the Senate that— (1) no further United States foreign assistance to Nicaragua should be obligated pending investigation by an appropriate international body, with the participation of Lfnited States Federal agencies, of the Sandinista National Liberation Front; and (2) such investigation should focus on the relationship of the Sandinista National Liberation Front to acts of terrorism which threaten to undermine the security of the United States and the political stability and economic prosperity of the Western Hemisphere. SEC. 12. EFFECTIVE DATE. 5 USC 1216 note. (a) The amendments made by this Act shall take efTect 120 days after the date of the enactment of this Act, except that the authority to prescribe regulations granted under section 7325 of title 5, United States Code (as added by section 2 of this Act), shall take effect on the date of the enactment of this Act. (b) Any repeal or amendment made by this Act of any provision of law shall not release or extinguish any penalty, forfeiture, or liability incurred under that provision, and that provision shall be treated as remaining in force for the purpose of sustaining any proper proceeding or action for the enforcement of that penalty, forfeiture, or liability. (c) No provision of this Act shall affect any proceedings with respect to which the charges were filed on or before the effective date of the amendments made by this Act. Orders shall be issued in such proceedings and appeals shall be taken therefrom as if this Act had not been enacted. Approved October 6, 1993. LEGISLATIVE HISTORY—H.R. 20 (S. 185): HOUSE REPORTS: No. 103-16 (Comm. on Post Office and Civil Service). SENATE REPORTS: No. 103-57 accompanying S. 185 (Comm. on Governmental Affairs). CONGRESSIONAL RECORD, Vol. 139 (1993): Feb. 23, 24, considered and rejected in House. Mar. 3, considered and passed House. July 13-15, 20, considered and passed Senate, amended, in lieu of S. 185. Sept. 21, House concurred in Senate amendment. WEEKLY COMPILATION OF PRESIDENTIAL DOCUMENTS, Vol. 29 (1993): Oct. 6, Presidential remarks and statement.
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