10 U.S. Code § 4345a - Foreign and cultural exchange activities

§ 4345a.
Foreign and cultural exchange activities
(a)Attendance Authorized.—
The Secretary of the Army may authorize the Academy to permit students, officers, and other representatives of a foreign country to attend the Academy for periods of not more than four weeks if the Secretary determines that the attendance of such persons contributes significantly to the development of foreign language, cross cultural interactions and understanding, and cultural immersion of cadets.
(b)Costs and Expenses.—
The Secretary may pay the travel, subsistence, and similar personal expenses of persons incurred to attend the Academy under subsection (a).
(c)Effect of Attendance.—
Persons attending the Academy under subsection (a) are not considered to be students enrolled at the Academy and are in addition to persons receiving instruction at the Academy under section 4344 or 4345 of this title.
(d)Source of Funds; Limitation.—
The Academy shall bear the costs of the attendance of persons under subsection (a) from funds appropriated for the Academy and from such additional funds as may be available to the Academy from a source, other than appropriated funds, to support cultural immersion, regional awareness, or foreign language training activities in connection with their attendance.
Expenditures from appropriated funds in support of activities under this section may not exceed $40,000 during any fiscal year.
(Added Pub. L. 110–417, [div. A], title V, § 541(a)(1), Oct. 14, 2008, 122 Stat. 4454; amended Pub. L. 113–291, div. A, title V, § 553(a), Dec. 19, 2014, 128 Stat. 3377.)

2014—Subsec. (a). Pub. L. 113–291 substituted “four weeks” for “two weeks”.

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