Memorandum on Assistance to the Government of Serbia and the Government of Montenegro
Presidential Determination No. 2001-07
Memorandum for the Secretary of Defense, the Secretary of the Treasury
Subject: Presidential Certification to Waive Application of Restrictions on Assistance to the Government of Serbia and the Government of Montenegro
Pursuant to the authority vested in me by the laws of the United States, including section 1511 of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 1994 (Public Law 103-160), I hereby certify to the Congress that I have determined that the waiver of the application of subsections 1511(b) and (c) of Public Law 103-160 is necessary to achieve a negotiated settlement of the conflict in Bosnia-Herzegovina that is acceptable to the parties, to the extent that such provisions apply to the furnishing of assistance to the Government of Serbia and to the support of assistance from international financial institutions to the Government of Serbia and the Government of Montenegro.
Therefore, I hereby waive the application of these provisions with respect to such assistance and support. The Secretary of Defense is authorized and directed to transmit a copy of this determination to the Congress and arrange for its publication in the Federal Register.
William J. Clinton
Note: This memorandum was released by the Office of the Press Secretary on December 20.
William J. Clinton, Memorandum on Assistance to the Government of Serbia and the Government of Montenegro Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/228215