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Introduced in Senate (03/03/1981)

Establishes within the Department of State a Bureau of North American Affairs. Requires the appointment of an Assistant Secretary for North American Affairs to head the Bureau and to have responsibility for activities of the Department relating to the Bahamas, Canada, Mexico, and the independent island countries in the Caribbean Sea other than Cuba. Requires the appointment of certain Deputy Assistant Secretaries who shall report to the Assistant Secretary.