Amendments

1999—Pub. L. 106–113 substituted “Secretary, in consultation with the Secretary of State, shall” for “Secretary shall” in first sentence.

1998—Pub. L. 105–277 struck out “, after consultation with the Director of the United States Information Agency,” after “title, the Secretary” in first sentence.

Effective Date of 1998 Amendment

Amendment by Pub. L. 105–277 effective Oct. 1, 1999, see section 1301 of Pub. L. 105–277, set out as a note under section 6531 of Title 22.

Effective Date

Section effective on the 90th day after Jan. 12, 1983, or on any date which the President shall prescribe and publish in the Federal Register, with exceptions, see section 315 of Pub. L. 97–446, set out as a note under section 2601 of this title.