Foreign assistance and related programs appropriations for 1980: hearings before a subcommittee of the Committee on Appropriations, House of Representatives, Ninety-sixth Congress, first session

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Page 785 - No assistance may be provided under this part to the government of any country which engages in a consistent pattern of gross violations of internationally recognized human rights, including torture or cruel, inhuman, or degrading treatment or punishment, prolonged detention without charges, or other flagrant denial of the right to life, liberty, and the security of person, unless such assistance will directly benefit the needy people in such country.
Page 322 - Act to promote world peace and friendship through a Peace Corps, which shall make available to interested countries and areas men and women of the United States qualified for service abroad and willing to serve, under conditions of hardship if necessary, to help the peoples of such countries and areas in meeting their needs for trained manpower, and to help promote a better understanding of the American people...
Page 643 - NOT FOR RELEASE UNTIL AUTHORIZED BY THE COMMITTEE A REPORT TO THE COMMITTEE ON APPROPRIATIONS...
Page 322 - Peace Corps Act". DECLARATION OF PURPOSE SEC. 2.2 The Congress of the United States declares that it is the policy of the United States and the purpose of this Act to promote world peace and friendship through a Peace Corps, which shall make available to interested countries and areas men and women of the United States qualified for service abroad and willing to serve, under conditions of hardship if necessary...
Page 29 - ... encourage the establishment and growth of democratic institutions, private and governmental, appropriate to the requirements of the individual sovereign nations of this hemisphere.
Page 279 - The Secretary of State The Secretary of the Treasury The Secretary of Defense The Attorney General The Secretary of the Interior The Secretary of Agriculture The Secretary of Commerce The Secretary of Labor The Secretary of Health...
Page 198 - Islands at the end of the transition period; because the immigration clause is objectionable and offensive to the Filipino people; because the powers of the High Commissioner are too indefinite; and finally because the military, naval and other reservations provided for in the said Act are inconsistent with true independence, violate national dignity and are subject to misunderstanding.
Page 102 - ... imposes more than a nominal tax on emigration or on the visas or other documents required for emigration, for any purpose or cause whatsoever; or (3) imposes more than a nominal tax, levy, fine, fee, or other charge on any citizen as a consequence of the desire of such citizen to emigrate to the country of his choice...
Page 812 - A REPORT TO THE COMMITTEE ON APPROPRIATIONS US HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES on the OFFICE OF TECHNOLOGY ASSESSMENT Surveys and Investigations Staff...

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