Rand Paul Introduces Bill to Transfer Aid Meant for Pakistan to the US Highway Fund. AMERICA FIRST!

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Fund American Infrastructure by Ending Aid to Pakistan

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To prohibit assistance to the Government of Pakistan, and to require the Department of State and the United States Agency for International Development to transfer amounts to the Highway Trust Fund equivalent to historic levels of assistance to Pakistan.
IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
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Mr. P
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introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on
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A BILL
To prohibit assistance to the Government of Pakistan, and to require the Department of State and the United States Agency for International Development to transfer amounts to the Highway Trust Fund equivalent to his-toric levels of assistance to Pakistan.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representa-
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tives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,
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SECTION 1. PROHIBITION ON ASSISTANCE TO PAKISTAN.
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No amounts appropriated or otherwise made avail-
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able to the Department of State or the United States
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Agency for International Development may be made avail-
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able as assistance to the Government of Pakistan.
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SEC. 2. REQUIRED TRANSFERS TO THE HIGHWAY TRUST
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FUND.
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(a) D
EPARTMENT OF
S
TATE
.—Upon receipt of ap-
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propriations for the balance of fiscal year 2018, the Sec-
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retary of State shall transfer $1,280,000,000 to the High-
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way Trust Fund.
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(b) U
NITED
S
TATES
A
GENCY FOR
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NTERNATIONAL

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D
EVELOPMENT
.—Upon receipt of appropriations for the
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balance of fiscal year 2018, the Administrator of the
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United States Agency for International Development shall
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transfer $852,000,000 to the Highway Trust Fund.
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