Provision of U.S. Drug Interdiction Assistance to the Government of Brazil, 54429 [E9-25552]

Download as PDF 54429 Presidential Documents Federal Register Vol. 74, No. 203 Thursday, October 22, 2009 Title 3— Presidential Determination No. 2010–02 of October 16, 2009 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, 2009 [FR Doc. E9–25552 Filed 10–21–09; 8:45 am] VerDate Nov<24>2008 19:00 Oct 21, 2009 Jkt 220001 PO 00000 Frm 00001 Fmt 4705 Sfmt 4790 E:\FR\FM\22OCO0.SGM 22OCO0 OB#1.EPS</GPH> mstockstill on DSKH9S0YB1PROD with PRESDOCO0 Billing code 4710–10–P

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[Federal Register Volume 74, Number 203 (Thursday, October 22, 2009)]
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[FR Doc No: E9-25552]




                        Presidential Documents 



Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 203 / Thursday, October 22, 2009 / 
Presidential Documents

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Title 3--
The President

[[Page 54429]]

                Presidential Determination No. 2010-02 of October 16, 
                2009

                
 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, 2009

[FR Doc. E9-25552
Filed 10-21-09; 8:45 am]
Billing code 4710-10-P