For Immediate Release
Office of the Press Secretary
April 16, 2002
MEMORANDUM FOR THE SECRETARY OF STATE
SUBJECT: Waiver and Certification of Statutory Provisions
Regarding the Palestine Liberation Organization
Pursuant to the authority vested in me under section 534(d) of the Foreign Operations, Export Financing, and Related Programs Appropriations Act, 2002, Public Law 107-115, I hereby determine and certify that it is important to the national security interests of the United States to waive the provisions of section 1003 of the Anti-Terrorism Act of 1987, Public Law 100-204.
This waiver shall be effective for a period of 6 months from the date hereof. You are hereby authorized and directed to transmit this determination to the Congress and to publish it in the Federal Register.
GEORGE W. BUSH
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