September 6, 2007, 12:00 am ET - Amendment SA 2747 proposed by Senator Leahy.
September 6, 2007, 12:00 am ET - Amendment SA 2747 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.

Full Text of this Amendment

SA 2747. 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 326, line 18, insert the following:

(o) NONGOVERNMENTAL ORGANIZATIONS.--With respect to the provision of assistance for democracy, human rights and governance activities, the organizations implementing such assistance and the specific nature of that assistance shall not be subject to the prior approval by the government of any foreign country.

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