Certification Under Section 1704(A)(2) of the Sudan Claims Resolution Act Relating to the Receipt of Funds for Settlement of Claims Against Sudan, 19080 [2021-07474]

Download as PDF 19080 Federal Register / Vol. 86, No. 68 / Monday, April 12, 2021 / Notices are evaluated on a recurring basis to ensure desired operation. DEPARTMENT OF STATE RECORD ACCESS PROCEDURES: Certification Under Section 1704(A)(2) of the Sudan Claims Resolution Act Relating to the Receipt of Funds for Settlement of Claims Against Sudan [Public Notice: 11401] Individuals wishing to request access to records about them should submit a Privacy Act request to the SBA Chief, Freedom of Information and Privacy Act Office, U.S. Small Business Administration, 409 Third St. SW, Eighth Floor Washington, DC 20416 or FOIA@sba.gov. Individuals must provide their full name, mailing address, personal email address, telephone number, and a detailed description of the records being requested. Individuals requesting access must also follow SBA’s Privacy Act regulations regarding verification of identity and access to records (13 CFR part 102 subpart B). CONTESTING RECORD PROCEDURES: Individuals wishing to contest information contained in records about them should submit a Privacy Act request to the SBA Chief, Freedom of Information and Privacy Act Office, U.S. Small Business Administration, 409 Third St. SW, Eighth Floor, Washington, DC 20416 or FOIA@sba.gov. Individuals must provide their full name, mailing address, personal email address, telephone number, and a detailed description of the records being requested. Requesting individuals must follow SBA’s Privacy Act regulations regarding verification of identity and access to records (13 CFR part 102 subpart B). NOTIFICATION PROCEDURES: Individuals may make record inquiries in person or in writing to the Systems Manager through the SBA Chief, Freedom of Information and Privacy Act Office, U.S. Small Business Administration, 409 Third St. SW, Eighth Floor, Washington, DC 20416 or FOIA@sba.gov. EXEMPTIONS PROMULGATED FOR THE SYSTEM: None. By virtue of the authority vested in me as Secretary of State, including pursuant to section 1704(a)(2) of the Sudan Claims Resolution Act (Title XVII, Division FF, Pub. L. 116–260) (the ‘‘Act’’), I hereby certify that: (A) The August 12, 1993, designation of Sudan as a state sponsor of terrorism has been formally rescinded; (B) Sudan has made final payments with respect to the private settlement of the claims of victims of the U.S.S. COLE attack; and (C) the United States Government has received funds pursuant to the United States-Sudan Claims Settlement Agreement that are sufficient to ensure: (i) Payment of the agreed private settlement amount for the death of a citizen of the United States who was an employee of the United States Agency for International Development in Sudan on January 1, 2008; (ii) meaningful compensation for claims of citizens of the United States (other than individuals described in section 1707(a)(1) of the Act) for wrongful death or physical injury in cases arising out of the August 7, 1998, bombings of the United States embassies located in Nairobi, Kenya, and Dar es Salaam, Tanzania; and (iii) funds for compensation through a fair process to address compensation for terrorism-related claims of foreign nationals for wrongful death or physical injury arising out of the events referred to in clause (ii). 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DEPARTMENT OF STATE

[Public Notice: 11401]


Certification Under Section 1704(A)(2) of the Sudan Claims 
Resolution Act Relating to the Receipt of Funds for Settlement of 
Claims Against Sudan

    By virtue of the authority vested in me as Secretary of State, 
including pursuant to section 1704(a)(2) of the Sudan Claims Resolution 
Act (Title XVII, Division FF, Pub. L. 116-260) (the ``Act''), I hereby 
certify that:
    (A) The August 12, 1993, designation of Sudan as a state sponsor of 
terrorism has been formally rescinded;
    (B) Sudan has made final payments with respect to the private 
settlement of the claims of victims of the U.S.S. COLE attack; and
    (C) the United States Government has received funds pursuant to the 
United States-Sudan Claims Settlement Agreement that are sufficient to 
ensure:
    (i) Payment of the agreed private settlement amount for the death 
of a citizen of the United States who was an employee of the United 
States Agency for International Development in Sudan on January 1, 
2008;
    (ii) meaningful compensation for claims of citizens of the United 
States (other than individuals described in section 1707(a)(1) of the 
Act) for wrongful death or physical injury in cases arising out of the 
August 7, 1998, bombings of the United States embassies located in 
Nairobi, Kenya, and Dar es Salaam, Tanzania; and
    (iii) funds for compensation through a fair process to address 
compensation for terrorism-related claims of foreign nationals for 
wrongful death or physical injury arising out of the events referred to 
in clause (ii).
    This certification shall be published in the Federal Register and 
shall be transmitted, along with the accompanying Memorandum of 
Justification, to the appropriate congressional committees.

    Dated: March 20, 2021.
Antony J. Blinken,
Secretary of State.
[FR Doc. 2021-07474 Filed 4-9-21; 8:45 am]
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