Advance Democratic Values, Address Nondemocratic Countries, and Enhance Democracy Act of 2007 or the ADVANCE Democracy Act of 2007 : report
DIANE Publishing, 2007 - 25 pagini
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action activities additional ADVANCE Democracy Act amendments amounts annual appropriate assistance Assistant Secretary assuming authorize awards basis BUDGET CBO estimates Center chief of mission clause Committee Community Congressional cooperation cost coun defined democ democracy and human Democracy Fund democracy promotion democratic countries democratic principles democratic transition countries Department develop direct establish existing extent findings fiscal focus foreign countries foreign policy Foreign Service Freedom Investment Act granting HRDF human rights implementing individuals Initiative institutions International Labor legislation long-term ment million mocracy necessary nondemocratic countries nongovernmental organizations officers Paragraph performance period political port practices President programs promote democracy promotion of democracy protection provides racy recommendations reformers regarding religious freedom respect responsibilities Rights and Democracy rule Secretary selection sense of Congress serve specific spending strategy strengthen Subsection tion TITLE United Nations values violations
Pagina 17 - CHANGES IN EXISTING LAW MADE BY THE BILL, AS REPORTED In compliance with clause 3 of rule XIII of the Rules of the House of Representatives, changes in existing law made by the bill, as reported, are shown as follows (existing law proposed to be omitted is •enclosed in black brackets, new matter is printed in italics, existing law in which no change is proposed is shown in roman...
Pagina 20 - Rights, the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights; the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights...
Pagina 21 - Cross; and (2) the extent of cooperation by such government in permitting an unimpeded investigation by any such organization of alleged violations of internationally recognized human rights.
Pagina 5 - Chairman, Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, Washington, DC. DEAR MR. CHAIRMAN: The Congressional Budget Office has prepared the enclosed cost estimate for HR 2028, the Pledge Protection of Privacy Act of 2004.
Pagina 22 - It is the policy of the Congress that chiefs of mission and Foreign Service officers appointed or assigned to serve the United States in foreign countries shall have, to the maximum practicable extent, among their qualifications, a useful knowledge of the principal language or dialect of the country in which they are to serve, and knowledge and understanding of the history, the culture, the economic, and political institutions, and the interests of such country and its people.
Pagina 5 - ... the estimate and comparison prepared by the Director of the Congressional Budget Office under section 403 of...
Pagina 17 - He shall be responsible to the Secretary of State for matters pertaining to human rights and humanitarian affairs (including matters relating to refugees, prisoners of war, and members of the United States Armed Forces missing in action) in the conduct of foreign policy.
Pagina 18 - ... prepared with the assistance of the Assistant Secretary of State for Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor and...
Pagina 19 - Act, the Secretary of State shall transmit to the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the Committee on Foreign Relations of the Senate...
Pagina 20 - ... (2) If the President determines that it is in the national security interests of the United States to transfer a particular vessel on a grant basis under this section, the President may request that Congress enact legislation exempting the transfer from the prohibition in paragraph (1).".