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September 6, 2007, 12:00 am ET - Amendment SA 2710 proposed by Senator Leahy for Senator Coleman.
September 6, 2007, 12:00 am ET - Amendment SA 2710 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.

Full Text of this Amendment

SA 2710. Mr. COLEMAN submitted an amendment intended to be proposed by him to the bill H.R. 2764, making appropriations for the Department of State, foreign operations, and related programs for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other purposes; as follows:

On page 367, beginning on line 15, strike ``UNDP is--'' and all that follows through line 22 and insert the following: ``UNDP--
(1) is giving adequate and appropriate access to information to the United States Mission to the United Nations regarding UNDP's programs and activities, as requested, including in North Korea and Burma;
(2) is conducting appropriate oversight of UNDP programs and activities globally;
(3) has increased transparency by making UNDP financial documents available to United Nations member states;
(4) has implemented the whistleblower protection policy established by the United Nations Secretariat in December 2005; and
(5) has undertaken an investigation of all UNDP programs globally by an external independent investigator.


(As printed in the Congressional Record for the Senate on Sep 6, 2007.)