Committee on International Relations

COMMITTEE BUSINESS SCHEDULED WEEK OF FEBRUARY 21, 2005

House was in Recess No Committee Business Scheduled

***Presidential Messages, Executive and Other Communications Received***

Quarterly Report to Congress Agricultural Commodities to Cuba: October-December 2004 February 7, 2005, Dept. of Commerce, pursuant to Sec. 906 (a)(1) of the Trade Sanctions Reform and Export Enhancement Act, 2000 (P.L. 106-387); unnumbered.

U.S. Overseas Loans and Grants Assistance from International Organizations February 10, 2005, USAID, pursuant to Sec. 634A of the FAA of 1961; unnumbered.

Bureau of Industry and Security Annual Report FY 2004 February 17, 2005, The Secretary of Commerce, pursuant to the Export Administration Act, 1979 (P.L. 96-72); unnumbered.

Presidential Message An Executive Order Clarifying Certain Executive Orders Blocking Property and Prohibiting Certain Transactions February 17, 2005, The White House, pursuant to Sec. 203 (a) of the International Emergency Economic Powers Act (P.L. 95-223) and Sec. 201 (a) of the National Emergencies Act (P.L. 94-412); H. Doc. 109-10.

Charter of U.S. Advisory Commission on Public Diplomacy February 18, 2005, DOS, in accordance with the provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (P.L. 92-463); unnumbered.

Interim Report Relating to Activities of the U.S. Pavilion at the 2005 World Expo February 18, 2005, DOS, pursuant to P.L. 106-113; unnumbered.

The Status of North Korean Asylum Seekers and the USG Policy Towards Them February 22, 2005, DOS, pursuant to Sec. 301 of the North Korean Human Rights Act, 2004 (P.L. 108-333); unnumbered.

Program Description-Kabul, Afghanistan February 22, 2005, DOS, pursuant to Sec. 634A of the FAA of 1961 and Chapter 2 of Title II of the Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act for Defense and for the Reconstruction of Iraq and Afghanistan, 2004 (P.L. 108-106); unnumbered.

Notification of Transfer of Excess Defense Articles to the Government of Egypt February 22, 2005, DSCA, total value of items estimated to be $110,973.00, pursuant to Sec. 516 of the FAA of 1961; unnumbered.

Congressional Notification Transmittal Sheet February 22, 2005, DOS, informing of the intent to transfer $850,000 in FY05 AEEB funds to the USDA to develop the Bulgarian agricultural sector, pursuant to Sec. 634A of the FAA of 1961 and Sec. 515 of the FOAA, 2005 (P.L. 108-447); unnumbered.

Congressional Notification Transmittal Sheet February 22, 2005, DOS, informing of the intent to obligate $4,250,000 in FY05 AEEB funds for technical activities in Europe, pursuant to Sec. 634A of the FAA of 1961 and Sec. 515 of the FOAA, 2005 (P.L. 108-447); unnumbered.

Congressional Notification Transmittal Sheet February 22, 2005, DOS, informing of the intent to provide up to $2,310,000 in FY 04 ESF to support human rights and democracy projects in the Western Hemisphere, pursuant to Sec. 634A of the FAA of 1961 and sections 515 and 537 (a) of the FOAA, 2004 (P.L. 108-199); unnumbered.

Humanitarian and Civic Assistance and Humanitarian Mine Action of the DoD February 23, 2005, DSCA, pursuant to Sec. 401, Title 10, U.S.C. and Sec. 8009 of the FY04 DoD Appropriations Act, (P.L. 108-87); unnumbered.

Congressional Notification Transmittal Sheet February 23, 2005, DOS, informing of the intent to obligate $38,805,000 in FY 05 AIS for Anti-Crime Training and Technical Assistance, pursuant to Sec. 634A of the FAA of 1961 and sections 515 and 517 of the FOAA, 2005 (P.L. 108-447); unnumbered.

Congressional Notification Transmittal Sheet February 23, 2005, DOS, informing of the intent to provide up to $14,880,000 in FY 05 PKO funds in support of the ACOTA program, pursuant to Sec. 634A of the FAA of 1961 and Sec. 515 of the FOAA, 2005 (P.L. 108-447); unnumbered.

Congressional Notification Transmittal Sheet February 23, 2005, DOS, informing of the intent to provide up to $1,459,994 in FY04 ESF to promote democracy in Burma, pursuant to Sec. 634A of the FAA of 1961 and Sec. 531 (b) of the FOAA, 2004 (P.L. 108-199); unnumbered.

Congressional Notification Transmittal Sheet February 23, 2005, DOS, informing of the intent to obligate $100,000 in FY 04 AEEB funds for program evaluation of AEEB funds, pursuant to Sec. 634A of the FAA of 1961 and Sec. 515 of the FOAA, 2004 (P.L. 108-199); unnumbered.

CY2004 Summary Report Collocation and Setback Waivers February 24, 2005, DOS, pursuant to sections 606(a)(2)(iii) and (3)(iii) of the Secure Embassy Construction and Coutnerterrorism Act, 1999 (P.L. 106-113); unnumbered.