1985—Subsec. (c). Pub. L. 99–93 inserted “, as well as matters relating to the protection of the interests of the United States”.
Statutory Notes and Related Subsidiaries
Pub. L. 97–241, title II, § 201, Aug. 24, 1982, 96 Stat. 282, provided that:
“This title [enacting this chapter, amending sections 254a
, and 2684
of this title and section 1364 of Title 28
, Judiciary and Judicial Procedure, and enacting provisions set out as a note under this section] may be cited as the ‘Foreign Missions Act
United States Department of State Freedom of Expression
Pub. L. 100–204, title I, § 133, Dec. 22, 1987, 101 Stat. 1344, provided that:
finds that the United States Department of State
, on September 15, 1987
, declared itself to be a temporary foreign diplomatic mission for the purpose of denying free speech to American citizens who planned to protest the tyranny of the Soviet regime.
It is not in the national security interest of the United States
for the Department of State
to declare, and it shall not declare, itself to be a foreign diplomatic mission.”
United States-Soviet Reciprocity in Matters Relating to Embassies
Pub. L. 101–246, title I, § 134, Feb. 16, 1990, 104 Stat. 33, authorized Secretary of State to allow Soviet mission to United States to occupy, on a reciprocal basis, a consulate facility in United States, provided that United States mission in Kiev would be able to occupy an interim facility intended for conduct of unclassified activities, and required Secretary of State to submit to Congress a long-term plan for acquiring secure permanent facilities for United States mission in Kiev, prior to repeal by Pub. L. 103–199, title V, § 502(c)(1), Dec. 17, 1993, 107 Stat. 2326.
Pub. L. 100–204, title I, § 153(a)–(d), Dec. 22, 1987, 101 Stat. 1353, authorized Secretary of State to obtain full cooperation of Soviet government, on a reciprocal basis, in areas of diplomatic and consular finance, access to goods, and use of real property and prohibited Secretary of State from allowing Soviet mission to United States to occupy any new consulate in United States until United States mission in Kiev was able to occupy secure permanent facilities, prior to repeal by Pub. L. 103–199, title V, § 502(e)(1), Dec. 17, 1993, 107 Stat. 2326. Section 153(d) of Pub. L. 100–204 was also repealed by Pub. L. 103–236, title I, § 139(15), Apr. 30, 1994, 108 Stat. 398.