Description: H.Amdt. 564 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)All Information (Except Text)

Amendment prohibits the use of funds to provide any type of equipment, supplies, or training to foreign military forces that include child soldiers, as defined by the Child Soldiers Prevention Act of 2008.

Purpose:

An amendment to prohibit the use of funds to be used for international military education and training, foreign military financing, excess defense articles, assistance under section 1206 of the National Defense Authorization Act for FY 2006, issuance for direct commercial sales of military equipment, or peacekeeping operations for the countries of Chad, Yemen, Somalia, Sudan, Democratic Republic of Congo, and Burma may be used to support any military training or operations that include child soldiers.

House Amendment Code:

(A059)

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