Pursuant to Section 7086(c)(2) of the Department of State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs Appropriations Act, 2010 (Division F, Pub. L. 111-117) as carried forward under the Department of Defense and Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011 (Pub. L. 112-10) (“the Act”), and Department of State Delegation of Authority Number 245-1, I hereby determine that it is important to the national interest of the United States to waive the requirements of Section 7086(c)(1) of the Act with respect to Afghanistan, and I hereby waive such restriction.
This determination shall be reported to the Congress, and published in the Federal Register.Start Signature
Dated: June 7, 2011.
Thomas R. Nides,
Deputy Secretary of State for Management and Resources.
[FR Doc. 2011-15454 Filed 6-20-11; 8:45 am]
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