7 U.S. Code § 1736g - Coordination of foreign assistance programs
To the maximum extent practicable, assistance for a foreign country under subchapter III–A of this chapter shall be coordinated and integrated with United States development assistance objectives and programs for that country and with the overall development strategy of that country. Special emphasis should be placed on, and funds devoted to, activities that will increase the nutritional impact of programs of assistance under subchapter III–A of this chapter, and child survival programs and projects, in least developed countries by improving the design and implementation of such programs and projects.
Source(July 10, 1954, ch. 469, title IV, § 413, as added Pub. L. 96–53, title II, § 210,Aug. 14, 1979, 93 Stat. 370; amended Pub. L. 101–624, title XV, § 1512,Nov. 28, 1990, 104 Stat. 3656; Pub. L. 104–127, title II, § 221,Apr. 4, 1996, 110 Stat. 958; Pub. L. 110–246, title III, § 3022,June 18, 2008, 122 Stat. 1829; Pub. L. 113–79, title III, § 3015,Feb. 7, 2014, 128 Stat. 778.)
2014—Pub. L. 113–79struck out subsec. (a) designation and heading before “To the maximum” and struck out subsec. (b) which required a report to Congress regarding efforts to improve procurement planning not later than 90 days after June 18, 2008.
2008—Pub. L. 110–246designated existing provisions as subsec. (a), inserted heading, and added subsec. (b).
1996—Pub. L. 104–127substituted “subchapter III–A of this chapter” for “this chapter” in two places.
1990—Pub. L. 101–624amended section generally, substituting present provisions for provisions requiring, to maximum extent practicable, availability of commodities on multiyear basis.
Effective Date of 2008 Amendment
Amendment by Pub. L. 110–246effective May 22, 2008, see section 4(b) ofPub. L. 110–246, set out as an Effective Date note under section 8701 of this title.
Effective Date of 1990 Amendment
Amendment by Pub. L. 101–624effective Jan. 1, 1991, see section 1513 ofPub. L. 101–624, set out as a note under section 1691 of this title.