Amendment prohibits the Defense Department from continuing to purchase equipment from the Russian arms dealer Rosoboronexport unless the Secretary of Defense certifies that the firm is cooperating with a Defense Contract Audit Agency audit; is not delivering S-300 missile defense batteries to Syria; and that no new contracts have been signed by the firm with Syria since January 1, 2013. Amendment also provides a national security waiver with a requirement that the Secretary justify the waiver in a report to Congress 30 days prior to the purchase of any equipment from Rosoboronexport.

Purpose:

An amendment numbered 137 printed in Part B of House Report 113-108 to prohibit the Defense Department from continuing to purchase equ ipment from the Russian arms dealer Rosoboronexport unless the Secretary of Defense certifies that the firm is cooperating with a Defense Contract Audit Agency audit, not delivering S-300 missile defense batteries to Syria, and that no new contracts have been signed by the firm with Syria since January 1, 2013. Provides a national security waiver with a requirement that the Secretary justify the waiver in a report to Congress 30 days prior to the purchase of any equipment from Rosoboronexport.

House Amendment Code:

(A035)

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