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[87 STAT. 729]
[87 STAT. 729]
PUBLIC LAW 93-000—MMMM. DD, 1973

87 STAT. ] "SEC.


PUBLIC LAW 93-189-DEC. 17, 1973



SAIGON.—Of the funds appropriated pursuant to section 802 for the fiscal year 1974, not less tnan $712,000 shall be available solely for furnishing assistance to the Center for Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery in Saigon. "SEC. 805. AUTHORITY.—All references to part I, whether heretofore or hereafter enacted, shall be deemed to be references also to this part unless otherwise specifically provided. The authorities available to administer part I of this Act shall be available to administer programs authorized in this part."

75 Stat. 424. 22 USC 2151.


SEC. 25. The Foreign Military Sales Act is amended as follows: (1) Section 1 is amended by adding at the end thereof the following 84*stat°'20S3^^' new paragraph: 22 USC 2751. "In order to reduce the role of the United States Government in the u.s. defense a


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lurnishing 01 defense articles and defense services to lorei^n countries ices to foreign and international organizations, and return such transactions to com- countries, reducniercial channels, the United States Government shall reduce its sales, *^°"' credit sales, and guaranties of such articles and defense services as soon as, and to the maximum extent, practicable." (2) Section 3 is amended— 22 USC 2753. (A) by striking out "and" at the end of paragraph (2) of subsection (a) and inserting before "unless" the following: "and not to use or permit the use of such article for purposes other than those for which furnished"; (B) by redesignating paragraph (3) of subsection (a) as paragraph (4) and inserting after paragraph (2) the following new paragraph: " (3) the country or international organization shall have agreed s'^°a®':'\°" °^ that it will maintain the security of such article and will provide substantially the same degree of security protection afforded to such article by the United States Government; and"; (C) by inserting the following immediately before the last sentence of subsection (a): "In considering a request for approval of any transfer of any ^ ^""^"^ ^ condi® weapon, weapons system, munitions, aircraft, military boat, mill- tions. tary vessel, or other implement of war to another country, the President shall not give his consent under paragraph (2) to the transfer unless the United States itself would transfer the defense article under consideration to that country, and prior to the date he intends to give his consent to the transfer, the President notifies Report to the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the Committee H^u^s'lLni conon Foreign Relations of the Senate in writing of each such gressionai commitintended consent, the justification for giving such consent, the *^^defense article for which he intends to give his consent to be so transferred, and the foreign country to which that defense article is to be transferred. In addition, the President shall not give his consent under paragraph (2) to the transfer of any significant defense articles on the United States Munitions List unless the foreign country requesting consent to transfer agrees to demilitarize such defense articles prior to transfer, or the proposed recipient foreign country provides a commitment in writing to the United States Government that it will not transfer such defense articles, if not demilitarized, to any other foreign country or person without first obtaining the consent of the President."; and (D) by adding at the end thereof the following new subsections: