Members of nongovernmental organizations NGOs and officers or employees of host

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Members of nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) and officers or employees of host and foreign nations when participating in or providing support to U.S. civil-military operations, and Foreign national patients treated on naval vessels during the conduct of U.S. civil- military operations, and their escorts. This authority shall expire on 30 September 2010. 15
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Not later than 30 March of each year during this authority period to pay for meals, the Secretary of Defense shall submit a report to Congress on the use of such authority. Subtitle C – Counter-Drug Activities Extension of Reporting Requirement Regarding Department of Defense Expenditures to Support Foreign Counter-Drug Activities (Section 1021) Further amends Section 1022 of the NDAA, FY2001, P.L.106-398, 30 October 2000, as amended by Section 1024 of the NDAA, FY2007, P.L.109-364, 17 October 2006, also requiring a report not later than 15 February 2009 to the congressional defense, appropriations and foreign relations committees regarding the expenditure of DoD funding in direct or indirect support of counter-drug activities of foreign governments. The report is to include the following for each foreign government: The total amount of assistance provided to, or expended on behalf of, the foreign government, A description of the types of counter-drug activities conducted using the assistance and the amount of funds provided for each type of counter-drug activity assisted, and An explanation of the legal authority under which the assistance was provided. Extension of Authority for Joint Task Forces to Provide Support to Law Enforcement Agencies Conducting Counter-Terrorism Activities (Section 1022) Further amends Section 1022(b) of the NDAA, FY2004, P.L.108-136, 24 November 2003, as amended by Section 1021 of the NDAA, FY2008, P.L.110-181, 28 January 2008, which authorized a joint task force of the DoD that provides support to law enforcement agencies conducting counter-drug activities may also provide support, subject to all applicable laws and regulations, now through FY2009, to law enforcement agencies conducting counter-terrorism. This authorized support is to only be provided in the geographic area of responsibility of the joint task force. Extension of Authority to Support Unified Counter-Drug and Counter-Terrorism Campaign in Colombia and Continuation of Numerical Limitation on Assignment of U.S. Personnel (Section 1023) Further amends Section 1021 of the NDAA, FY2005, P.L.108-375, 28 October 2004, as amended by Section 1023 of the NDAA, FY2007, P.L.109-364, 17 October 2006, extending the Secretary of Defense authority to support a unified campaign during FY2009 by the government of Colombia against narcotics trafficking and against activities by organizations designated as terrorist organizations. 16
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Likewise further amends the same sections limiting the number of U.S. personnel assigned to conduct such activities in Colombia during FY2009 to not more than 600 military personnel and not more than 600 U.S. citizens in Colombia under contract funded by federal funds also to support such activities.
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  • Ramon Wawire
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