Provision of U.S. Drug Interdiction Assistance to the Government of Brazil, 65369 [06-9158]

Download as PDF 65369 Presidential Documents Federal Register Vol. 71, No. 216 Wednesday, November 8, 2006 Title 3— Presidential Determination No. 2007–3 of October 16, 2006 The President 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 the Congress of this determination. THE WHITE HOUSE, Washington, October 16, 2006. [FR Doc. 06–9158 Filed 11–7–06; 8:45 am] VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:21 Nov 07, 2006 Jkt 211001 PO 00000 Frm 00001 Fmt 4705 Sfmt 4790 E:\FR\FM\08NOO1.SGM 08NOO1 GWBOLD.EPS</GPH> cprice-sewell on PROD1PC66 with PROPOSALS4 Billing code 4710–10–P

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[Federal Register Volume 71, Number 216 (Wednesday, November 8, 2006)]
[Presidential Documents]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 06-9158]




                        Presidential Documents 



Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 216 / Wednesday, November 8, 2006 / 
Presidential Documents

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Title 3--
The President

[[Page 65369]]

                Presidential Determination No. 2007-3 of October 16, 
                2006

                
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 the Congress of this determination.
                
                
                    (Presidential Sig.)

                THE WHITE HOUSE,

                    Washington, October 16, 2006.

[FR Doc. 06-9158
Filed 11-7-06; 8:45 am]
Billing code 4710-10-P