PUBLIC LAW 110–53—AUG. 3, 2007
121 STAT. 517
information programming broadcast by Radio Farda, Radio Sawa, the Persian Service of the Voice of America, and Alhurra. (b) RANDOM SAMPLING; PUBLIC AVAILABILITY.—The transcription required under subsection (a) shall consist of a random sampling of such programming. The transcripts shall be available to Congress and the public on the Internet site of the Board. (c) REPORT.—Not later than May 1, 2008, the Chairman of the Broadcasting Board of Governors shall submit to the Committee on Foreign Affairs of the House of Representatives and Committee on Foreign Relations of the Senate a report on the feasibility and utility of continuing the pilot project required under subsection (a). (d) AUTHORIZATION OF APPROPRIATIONS.—There is authorized to be appropriated to the ‘‘International Broadcasting Operations’’ account of the Broadcasting Board of Governors $2,000,000 for fiscal year 2008 to carry out the pilot project required under subsection (a). SEC. 2033. EXPANSION OF UNITED STATES SCHOLARSHIP, EXCHANGE, AND LIBRARY PROGRAMS IN PREDOMINANTLY MUSLIM COUNTRIES.
(a) REPORT; CERTIFICATION.—Not later than 30 days after the date of the enactment of this Act and every 180 days thereafter until December 31, 2009, the Secretary of State shall submit to the appropriate congressional committees a report on the recommendations of the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States and the policy goals described in section 7112 of the Intelligence Reform and Terrorism Prevention Act of 2004 (Public Law 108–458) for expanding United States scholarship, exchange, and library programs in predominantly Muslim countries. Such report shall include— (1) a certification by the Secretary of State that such recommendations have been implemented; or (2) if the Secretary of State is unable to make the certification described in paragraph (1), a description of— (A) the steps taken to implement such recommendations and achieve such policy goals; (B) when the Secretary of State expects such recommendations to be implemented and such policy goals to be achieved; and (C) any allocation of resources or other actions by Congress the Secretary of State considers necessary to implement such recommendations and achieve such policy goals. (b) TERMINATION OF DUTY TO REPORT.—The duty to submit a report under subsection (a) shall terminate when the Secretary of State submits a certification pursuant to paragraph (1) of such subsection. SEC. 2034. UNITED STATES POLICY TOWARD DETAINEES.
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(a) FINDINGS.—Congress finds the following: (1) The National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States (commonly referred to as the ‘‘9/11 Commission’’) declared that the United States ‘‘should work with friends to develop mutually agreed-on principles for the detention and humane treatment of captured international terrorists who are not being held under a particular country’s criminal laws’’ and recommended that the United States engage its allies
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