Activities that may be supported by programs under subsection (b) include promoting actively the participation of United States companies and investors in the planning, financing, and construction of infrastructure for communications, transportation, including air transportation, and energy and trade including highways, railroads, port facilities, shipping, banking, insurance, telecommunications networks, and gas and oil pipelines.
22 U.S. Code § 2296b. Development of infrastructure
Pub. L. 115–254, div. F, title VI, § 1470(j)(2), (w), Oct. 5, 2018, 132 Stat. 3517, 3519, provided that, effective at the end of the transition period, as defined in section 9681 of this title, subsection (b)(2) of this section is amended by striking “Overseas Private Investment Corporation” and inserting “United States International Development Finance Corporation”. See 2018 Amendment note below.
The Export-Import Bank Act of 1945, referred to in subsec. (b)(1), is act July 31, 1945, ch. 341, 59 Stat. 526, as amended, which is classified generally to subchapter I (§ 635 et seq.) of chapter 6A of Title 12, Banks and Banking. For complete classification of this Act to the Code, see Short Title note set out under section 635 of Title 12 and Tables.
2018—Subsec. (b)(2). Pub. L. 115–254, which directed amendment of “section 449B(b)(2)” of the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 by substituting “United States International Development Finance Corporation” for “Overseas Private Investment Corporation”, was executed to this section, which is section 499B of the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961, to reflect the probable intent of Congress.