Provision of U.S. Drug Interdiction Assistance to the Government of Brazil, 62227 [05-21615]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 208 / Friday, October 28, 2005 / Presidential Documents 62227 Presidential Documents Presidential Determination No. 2006–02 of October 16, 2005 Provision of U.S. Drug Interdiction Assistance to the Government of Brazil Memorandum for the Secretary of State [and] the Secretary of Defense Pursuant to the authority vested in me by section 1012 of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 1995, as amended (22 U.S.C. § 2291–4), I hereby certify, with respect to Brazil, that (1) interdiction of aircraft reasonably suspected to be primarily engaged in illicit drug trafficking in that country’s airspace is necessary because of the extraordinary threat posed by illicit drug trafficking to the national security of that country; and (2) that country has appropriate procedures in place to protect against innocent loss of life in the air and on the ground in connection with such interdiction, which shall at a minimum include effective means to identify and warn an aircraft before the use of force is directed against the aircraft. The Secretary of State is authorized and directed to publish this determination in the Federal Register and to notify Congress of this determination. W THE WHITE HOUSE, Washington, October 16, 2005. [FR Doc. 05–21615 Filed 10–27–05; 8:45 am] Billing code 4710–10–P VerDate Aug<31>2005 16:28 Oct 27, 2005 Jkt 208001 PO 00000 Frm 00001 Fmt 4790 Sfmt 4790 E:\FR\FM\28OCO1.SGM 28OCO1

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[Federal Register Volume 70, Number 208 (Friday, October 28, 2005)]
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[FR Doc No: 05-21615]




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Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 208 / Friday, October 28, 2005 / 
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                Presidential Determination No. 2006-02 of October 16, 
                2005

                
Provision of U.S. Drug Interdiction Assistance to 
                the Government of Brazil

                Memorandum for the Secretary of State [and] the 
                Secretary of Defense

                 Pursuant to the authority vested in me by section 1012 
                of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal 
                Year 1995, as amended (22 U.S.C. Sec.  2291-4), I 
                hereby certify, with respect to Brazil, that (1) 
                interdiction of aircraft reasonably suspected to be 
                primarily engaged in illicit drug trafficking in that 
                country's airspace is necessary because of the 
                extraordinary threat posed by illicit drug trafficking 
                to the national security of that country; and (2) that 
                country has appropriate procedures in place to protect 
                against innocent loss of life in the air and on the 
                ground in connection with such interdiction, which 
                shall at a minimum include effective means to identify 
                and warn an aircraft before the use of force is 
                directed against the aircraft.

                The Secretary of State is authorized and directed to 
                publish this determination in the Federal Register and 
                to notify Congress of this determination.

                    (Presidential Sig.)B

                THE WHITE HOUSE,

                    Washington, October 16, 2005.

[FR Doc. 05-21615
Filed 10-27-05; 8:45 am]
Billing code 4710-10-P