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September 6, 2007, 12:00 am ET - Amendment SA 2733 proposed by Senator Leahy.
September 6, 2007, 12:00 am ET - Amendment SA 2733 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.

Full Text of this Amendment

SA 2733. Mr. LEAHY 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 253, line 11, after the colon insert the following:

Provided further, That of the funds appropriated under this heading, not less than $10,000,000 should be made available for (1) programs to locate and identify persons missing as a result of armed conflict, violations of human rights, or natural disasters; (2) to assist governments in meeting their obligations regarding missing persons; and (3) to support investigations and prosecutions related to war crimes, crimes against humanity, genocide and other crimes under international law:




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