language cross cultural interactions and understanding and cultural immersion

Language cross cultural interactions and

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language, cross-cultural interactions and understanding, and cultural immersion of the cadets or midshipmen. The secretaries are authorized to pay the travel, subsistence, and similar personal expenses of such persons incurred to attend the academies. These individuals are not to be considered as enrolled at the academies. Expenditures from appropriated funds in support of such activities may not exceed $40,000 during any fiscal year. Title IX – Department of Defense Organization and Management Subtitle E – Other Matters Enhancement of Authorities relating to Department of Defense Regional Centers for Security Studies (Section 941) Amends 10 U.S.C. 184(f) with a new subparagraph (6) extending the availability of funds from one fiscal year to the end of the following fiscal year effective 1 October 2008. Authorizes the Secretary of Defense, with the concurrence of the Secretary of State, to waive during FY2009 and FY2010 reimbursement otherwise required by 10 U.S.C. 184(f) of the costs of activities of regional centers for personnel of nongovernmental and international organizations who participate in activities of the centers that enhance cooperation of nongovernmental and international organizations with U.S. forces. The Secretary of Defense must determine that such attendance of such personnel without reimbursement is in the U.S. national security interests. The waiving of reimbursement during any fiscal year may not exceed $1,000,000. Any waived reimbursements are to be included in the annual reports for FY2010 and FY2011 required by 10 U.S.C. 184(h) to Congress. Restriction on Obligation of Funds for United States Southern Command Development Assistance Activities (Section 942) Not later than 120 days after enactment of this Act [about 14 February 2009], The Secretary of Defense is to submit a report to the congressional defense committees describing development assistance activities carried out by U.S. Southern Command during FY2008 and planned for FY2009. The report is to be certified by the Secretary that the activities: 13
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Will not adversely diminish the ability of USSOUTHCOM or its components to carry out its combat or military missions, Do not divert resources from funded or unfunded requirements of USSOUTHCOM in connection with the role of DoD under 10 U.S.C. 124 as the single lead agency of the federal government for the detection and monitoring of aerial and maritime transit of illegal drugs into the U.S., Are not unnecessarily duplicative of activities already conducted or planned to be conducted by any other federal department or agency during FY2009, and Are designed, planned, and conducted to complement joint training and exercises, host-country capacity building, or similar activities connected to the responsibilities of USSOUTHCOM. Of the amounts appropriated pursuant to an authorization of appropriations in this Act, or otherwise made available for FY2009 for operation and maintenance (O&M) for USSOUTHCOM, not more than 90 percent may be obligated or expended until 30 days after the required certification is received by the congressional defense committees.
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  • Summer '16
  • Ramon Wawire
  • Test, United States Department of Defense

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