PUBLIC LAW 110–161—DEC. 26, 2007
121 STAT. 2363
or to project assistance under title II of this Act: Provided further, That the United States shall use its voice and vote in the United Nations Security Council to fully support efforts by ICTR and SCSL to bring to justice individuals indicted by such tribunals in a timely manner. (c) The prohibition in subsection (b) may be waived on a country by country basis if the President determines that doing so is in the national security interest of the United States: Provided, That prior to exercising such waiver authority, the President shall submit a report to the Committees on Appropriations, in classified form if necessary, on— (1) the steps being taken to obtain the cooperation of the government in surrendering the indictee in question to the court of jurisdiction; (2) a strategy, including a timeline, for bringing the indictee before such court; and (3) the justification for exercising the waiver authority.
Waiver authority. President. Reports.
COMBATTING PIRACY OF UNITED STATES COPYRIGHTED MATERIALS
SEC. 688. (a) PROGRAM AUTHORIZED.—The Secretary of State may carry out a program of activities to combat piracy in countries that are not members of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, including activities as follows: (1) The provision of equipment and training for law enforcement, including in the interpretation of intellectual property laws. (2) The provision of training for judges and prosecutors, including in the interpretation of intellectual property laws. (3) The provision of assistance in complying with obligations under applicable international treaties and agreements on copyright and intellectual property. (b) CONSULTATION WITH WORLD INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY ORGANIZATION.—In carrying out the program authorized by subsection (a), the Secretary shall, to the maximum extent practicable, consult with and provide assistance to the World Intellectual Property Organization in order to promote the integration of countries described in subsection (a) into the global intellectual property system. (c) FUNDING.—Of the amount appropriated or otherwise made available under the heading ‘‘International Narcotics Control and Law Enforcement’’, $5,000,000 may be made available in fiscal year 2008 for the program authorized by subsection (a). NEGLECTED TROPICAL DISEASES
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SEC. 689. Of the funds appropriated under the heading ‘‘Global Health and Child Survival’’, not less than $15,000,000 shall be made available to support the United States Agency for International Development’s ongoing program to implement an integrated response to the control of neglected diseases including intestinal parasites, schistosomiasis, lymphatic filariasis, onchocerciasis, trachoma and leprosy: Provided, That the Administrator of the United States Agency for International Development shall consult with the Committees on Appropriations, representatives from the relevant international technical and nongovernmental organizations addressing the specific diseases, recipient countries, donor countries, the private sector, UNICEF and the World Health
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