22 U.S. Code § 2431c - Eligibility for benefits
(a) In general
To be eligible for benefits from the Facility under this subchapter, a country shall be a developing country with a tropical forest—
(1) whose government meets the requirements applicable to Latin American or Caribbean countries under paragraphs (1) through (5) and (7) of section 2430b (a) of this title; and
(b) Eligibility determinations
(1) In general
Consistent with subsection (a) of this section, the President shall determine whether a country is eligible to receive benefits under this subchapter.
Source(Pub. L. 87–195, pt. V, § 805, as added Pub. L. 105–214, § 1,July 29, 1998, 112 Stat. 887; amended Pub. L. 107–26, § 1,Aug. 17, 2001, 115 Stat. 206.)
A prior section 805 ofPub. L. 87–195, pt. V, enacted a provision set out as a note under former section 2431 of this title prior to repeal by Pub. L. 94–329, title IV, § 413(a),June 30, 1976, 90 Stat. 761.
2001—Subsec. (a)(2). Pub. L. 107–26struck out “major” before “investment reforms,”.
Delegation of Functions
For delegation of functions of President under this section, see Ex. Ord. No. 12163, Sept. 29, 1979, 44 F.R. 56673, as amended, set out as a note under section 2381 of this title.
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