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COMMITTEE ON FOREIGN RELATIONS
RICHARD G. LUGAR, Indiana, Chairman CHUCK HAGEL, Nebraska
JOSEPH R. BIDEN, JR., Delaware LINCOLN CHAFEE, Rhode Island
PAUL S. SARBANES, Maryland GEORGE ALLEN, Virginia
CHRISTOPHER J. DODD, Connecticut NORM COLEMAN, Minnesota
JOHN F. KERRY, Massachusetts GEORGE V. VOINOVICH, Ohio
RUSSELL D. FEINGOLD, Wisconsin LAMAR ALEXANDER, Tennessee
BARBARA BOXER, California JOHN E. SUNUNU, New Hampshire
BILL NELSON, Florida LISA MURKOWSKI, Alaska
BARACK OBAMA, Illinois MEL MARTINEZ, Florida
KENNETH A. MYERS, JR., Staff Director
COMMITTEE ON INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS
HENRY J. HYDE, Illinois, Chairman JAMES A. LEACH, Iowa
TOM LANTOS, California CHRISTOPHER H. SMITH, New Jersey, HOWARD L. BERMAN, California Vice Chairman
GARY L. ACKERMAN, New York DAN BURTON, Indiana
ENI F.H. FALEOMAVAEGA, American ELTON GALLEGLY, California
Samoa ILEANA ROS-LEHTINEN, Florida
DONALD M. PAYNE, New Jersey DANA ROHRABACHER, California
ROBERT MENENDEZ, New Jersey EDWARD R. ROYCE, California
SHERROD BROWN, Ohio PETER T. KING, New York
BRAD SHERMAN, California STEVE CHABOT, Ohio
ROBERT WEXLER, Florida THOMAS G. TANCREDO, Colorado
ELIOT L. ENGEL, New York RON PAUL, Texas
WILLIAM D. DELAHUNT, Massachusetts DARRELL ISSA, California
GREGORY W. MEEKS, New York JEFF FLAKE, Arizona
BARBARA LEE, California JO ANN DAVIS, Virginia
JOSEPH CROWLEY, New York MARK GREEN, Wisconsin
JOSEPH M. HOEFFEL, Pennsylvania JERRY WELLER, Illinois
EARL BLUMENAUER, Oregon MIKE PENCE, Indiana
SHELLEY BERKLEY, Nevada THADDEUS G. MCCOTTER, Michigan
GRACE F. NAPOLITANO, California KATHERINE HARRIS, Florida
ADAM B. SCHIFF, California JOE WILSON, South Carolina
DIANE E. WATSON, California
ADAM SMITH, Washington
BEN CHANDLER, Kentucky
DENNIS A. CARDOZA, California
THOMAS E. MOONEY, SR., Staff Director/General Counsel
ROBERT R. KING, Democratic Staff Director
This volume of legislation and related material is part of a five volume set of laws and related material frequently referred to by the Committees on Foreign Relations of the Senate and International Relations of the House of Representatives, amended to date and annotated to show pertinent history or cross references.
Volumes I (A and B), II (A and B), III and IV contain legislation and related material and are republished with amendments and additions on a regular basis. Volume V, which contains treaties and related material, will be revised as necessary.
We wish to express our appreciation to Dianne E. Rennack and C. Winston Woodland of the Foreign Affairs, Defense, and Trade Division of the Congressional Research Service of the Library of Congress who prepared volume 1-B of this year's compilation.
RICHARD G. LUGAR, Chairman, Committee on Foreign Relations.
HENRY J. HYDE, Chairman, Committee on International Relations.
July 29, 2005.
The body of statutory law set out in this volume was in force, as amended, at the end of 2004.
This volume sets out “session law” as originally enacted by Congress and published by the Archivist of the United States as “slip law” and later in the series United States Statutes at Large (as subsequently amended, if applicable). Amendments are incorporated into the text and distinguished by a footnote. Session law is organized in this series by subject matter in a manner designed to meet the needs of the Congress.
Although laws enacted by Congress in the area of foreign relations are also codified by the Law Revision Counsel of the House of Representatives, typically in title 22 United States Code, those codifications are not positive law and are not, in most instances, the basis of further amendment by the Congress. Cross references to the United States Code are included as footnotes for the convenience of the reader.
All Executive orders and State Department delegations of authority are codified and in force as of February 1, 2005.
Corrections may be sent to Dianne E. Rennack at Library of Congress, Congressional Research Service, Washington D.C., 20540– 7460, or by e-mail at email@example.com.