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Actions (12)

Date Senate Actions
10/24/1989Resolution of advice and consent to ratification agreed to in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 99 - 0. Record Vote Number: 265.
10/24/1989S.Amdt.1045 Amendment agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
10/24/1989S.Amdt.1045 Proposed by Senator Helms. To prevent the granting of assistance to foreign officials who engage in, encourage, or facilitate the production or distribution of illegal drugs.
10/24/1989S.Amdt.1044 Amendment agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote. (By unanimous consent, the Senate also applied the amendment to Treaties 100-13, 100-14, 100-16, 100-17, and 100-18. CR 10/24/1989 S13883-13884)
10/24/1989S.Amdt.1044 Proposed by Senator Helms. To add an understanding that nothing in this treaty requires or authorizes legislation or other action by the United States of America prohibited by the Constitution of the United States.
07/31/1989Reported by Mr. Pell, Committee on Foreign Relations, with printed report with additional views - Ex.Rept. 101-8. Without reservation.
10/21/1988No further action at sine die, 100th Congress; automatically rereferred to Foreign Relations Committee under paragraph 2 of Rule XXX of the Standing Rules of the Senate.
09/30/1988Reported favorably, with a resolution of advice and consent to ratification without reservation, by Mr. Pell, Committee on Foreign Relations (Printed report with additional views - Ex. Rept. 100-26. Calendar No. 17.
09/27/1988Committee on Foreign Relations. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
06/14/1988Committee on Foreign Relations. Hearings held and concluded. Hearings printed: S.Hrg. in Ex. Rept. 100-26 and Ex. Rept. 101-8.
04/20/1988Committee on Foreign Relations. Hearings held.
08/05/1987Received in the Senate and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.

Titles

Formal Title: The Treaty between the United States of America and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland concerning the Cayman Islands relating to Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters, with Protocol, signed at Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands on July 3, 1986, together with related notes exchanged at London the same day.

Short Title: TREATY WITH THE UNITED KINGDOM CONCERNING THE CAYMAN ISLANDS RELATING TO MUTUAL LEGAL ASSISTANCE IN CRIMINAL MATTERS

Popular Title: CAYMAN ISLANDS TREATY


Resolution Text

TEXT OF RESOLUTION OF ADVICE AND CONSENT TO RATIFICATION AS AGREED TO BE THE SENATE:

Resolved, (two-thirds of the Senators present concurring therein), That the Senate advise and consent to the ratification of the Treaty between the United States of America and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland concerning the Cayman Islands relating to Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters, with protocol, signed at Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands on July 3, 1986, together with related notes exchanged at London the same day, subject, however, to the inclusion in the instruments of ratification of the following understandings:

(1) Understanding. Nothing in this Treaty requires or authorizes legislation or other action by the United States of America prohibited by the Constitution of the United States.

(2) Understanding. Pursuant to the rights of the United States under this Treaty to deny requests which prejudice its public interest, the United States shall deny a request for assistance when the Central Authority, after consultation with all appropriate intelligence, anti-narcotic, and foreign policy agencies, has specific information that a senior government official who will have access to information to be provided under this treaty is engaged in or facilitates the production of distribution of illegal drugs.


Index Terms

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CAYMAN ISLANDS
CAYMAN ISLANDS TREATY
CRIMINAL MATTERS
LEGAL ASSISTANCE
UNITED KINGDOM