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SA 2763. 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; which was ordered to lie on the table; as follows:

On page 396, line 5, strike ``Of'' and everything that follows through ``not'' on page 396 line 10, and insert in lieu thereof the following:

``Funds appropriated by this Act under the heading ``Foreign Military Financing Program'' may be made available for assistance for Pakistan if the Secretary of State certifies and reports to the Committees on Appropriations that the Government of Pakistan is''
On page 397, line 9, strike ``reports'' and insert in lieu thereof ``does not make the certification''.

On page 397, line 15, after the period insert the following:

``(c) The Secretary may waive the requirements of subsection (a) if she determines that it is important to the national security of the United States, and she submits a report accompanying the waiver to the Committees on Appropriations detailing the reasons why the certification was not made.''

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