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    Sec.                                                     
    261.        Policy as to settlement of disputes and disarmament.  
    262.        President's participation in international congresses
                 restricted.                                          
    262-1.      Restriction relating to United States accession to any
                 new international criminal tribunal.                 
    262a.       Contributions to international organizations; consent
                 of State Department; limitations as to certain
                 organizations.                                       
    262b.       Commitments for United States contributions to
                 international organizations; limitations;
                 consultation with Congressional committees.          
    262c.       Commitments for United States contributions to
                 international financial institutions fostering
                 economic development in less developed countries;
                 continuation of participation.                       
    262d.       Human rights and United States assistance policies
                 with international financial institutions.           
    262d-1.     Congressional statement of policy of human rights and
                 United States assistance policies with international
                 institutions.                                        
    262e.       Comparability of salaries and benefits of employees of
                 international financial institutions with employees
                 of American private business and governmental
                 service.                                             
    262f.       Promotion of development and utilization of light
                 capital technologies and United States assistance
                 policies with international financial institutions.  
    262g.       Human nutrition in developing countries and United
                 States assistance policies with international
                 financial institutions; declaration of policy.       
    262g-1.     Targeting assistance to specific populations.         
    262g-2.     Establishment of guidelines for international
                 financial institutions.                              
    262g-3.     International negotiations on future replenishments of
                 international financial institutions; consultation
                 with appropriate Members of Congress.                
    262h.       Opposition by United States Executive Directors of
                 international financial institutions to assistance
                 for production or extraction of export commodities or
                 minerals in surplus on world markets.                
    262i.       Repealed.                                             
    262j.       Use of renewable resources for energy production.     
    262k.       Financial assistance to international financial
                 institutions; considerations and criteria.           
    262k-1.     Transparency of budgets.                              
    262k-2.     Female genital mutilation.                            
    262l.       Environmental reform measures and remedial measures;
                 Committee on Health and the Environment.             
    262l-1.     Sustainable economic growth and management of natural
                 resources; environmental impact of loans; pest
                 management; addition of trained professionals; "early
                 warning system".                                     
    262l-2.     Sustainable use of natural resources; use of
                 agricultural and industrial chemicals.               
    262l-3.     Environmental and energy initiatives; benchmarks;
                 Global Warming Initiative; appropriations.           
    262m.       Congressional findings and policies for multilateral
                 development banks respecting environment, public
                 health, natural resources, and indigenous peoples.   
    262m-1.     Environmental performance of banks; mechanisms for
                 improvement.                                         
    262m-2.     Environmental impact of assistance proposals.         
    262m-3.     Cooperative information exchange system.              
    262m-4.     Environmental educational and training programs for
                 mid-level bank managers and officials of borrowing
                 countries.                                           
    262m-5.     Environmental impact statements; factors considered;
                 promotion of activities by United States Executive
                 Directors.                                           
    262m-6.     Repealed.                                             
    262m-7.     Assessment of environmental impact of proposed
                 multilateral development bank actions.               
    262m-8.     Climate change mitigation and greenhouse gas
                 accounting.                                          
    262n.       Congressional findings and policies respecting
                 agricultural and commodity production.               
    262n-1.     Increase in income and employment in developing
                 countries; enhancement of purchasing power;
                 diversification away from single crop or product
                 economies.                                           
    262n-2.     Financing projects for production of export
                 commodities, products, or minerals in surplus in
                 world markets discouraged; instructions by Secretary
                 of the Treasury to United States Executive Directors.
    262n-3.     Reduction of barriers to agricultural trade.          
    262o.       Negotiations concerning replenishment or increase in
                 capital; annual reports on implementation of lending
                 policy goals.                                        
    262o-1.     Military spending by recipient countries; military
                 involvement in economies of recipient countries.     
    262o-2.     Advocacy of policies to enhance general effectiveness
                 of International Monetary Fund.                      
    262o-3.     Administrative provisions.                            
    262o-4.     Promotion of policy goals.                            
    262p.       Impact adjustment lending programs.                   
    262p-1.     Grassroots Collaboration Program.                     
    262p-2.     Instructions to United States Executive Directors for
                 extension of credit.                                 
    262p-3.     Participation of women in economic, social and policy
                 development activities.                              
    262p-4.     Instructions to United States Executive Directors;
                 indigenous people in borrowing country; determination
                 of impact; protection of rights; consultation.       
    262p-4a.    Loan programs to reduce economic dependence on illicit
                 narcotics.                                           
    262p-4b.    Directives regarding government-owned enterprises in
                 countries receiving World Bank loans.                
    262p-4c.    Initiation of discussions to facilitate
                 debt-for-development swaps for human welfare and
                 environmental conservation.                          
    262p-4d.    Initiation of discussions to facilitate financing of
                 human welfare and natural resource programs in
                 sub-Saharan Africa in connection with debt reduction
                 and conversion.                                      
    262p-4e.    Extent to which borrowing country governments have
                 honored debt-for-development swap agreements to be
                 considered as factor in making loans to such
                 borrowers.                                           
    262p-4f.    Assistance to countries to develop statistical
                 assessment of well-being of poor.                    
    262p-4g.    Directives regarding government-owned enterprises in
                 countries receiving IADB loans.                      
    262p-4h.    Discussions to increase productive economic
                 participation of poor; reports.                      
    262p-4i.    Multilateral development banks and debt-for-nature
                 exchanges.                                           
    262p-4j.    Promotion of lending for environment.                 
    262p-4k.    Promotion of institution-building for nongovernmental
                 organizations concerned with environment.            
    262p-4l.    Improvement of interaction between International Bank
                 for Reconstruction and Development and
                 nongovernmental organizations.                       
    262p-4m.    Population, health, and nutrition programs.           
    262p-4n.    Equal employment opportunities.                       
    262p-4o.    Respect for indigenous peoples.                       
    262p-4p.    Encouragement of fair labor practices.                
    262p-4q.    Opposition to assistance by international financial
                 institutions to terrorist states.                    
    262p-4r.    Use of authority of United States Executive Directors.
    262p-5.     Definitions.                                          
    262p-6.     Improvement of the Heavily Indebted Poor Countries
                 Initiative.                                          
    262p-7.     Reform of the Enhanced Structural Adjustment Facility.
    262p-8.     Modification of the Enhanced HIPC Initiative.         
    262p-9.     Reform of the "Doing Business" Report of the World
                 Bank.                                                
    262p-10.    Enhancing the transparency and effectiveness of the
                 Inspection Panel process of the World Bank.          
    262p-11.    Opposition to loans or funds for countries that
                 support terrorism.                                   
    262p-12.    Cancellation of Haiti's debts to international
                 financial institutions.                              
    262q.       Transferred.                                          
    262r.       Annual report by Chairman of National Advisory Council
                 on International Monetary and Financial Policies.    
    262r-1.     Transmission to the Congress of operating summaries of
                 the multilateral development banks.                  
    262r-2.     Combined report on effect of pending multilateral
                 development bank loans on environment, natural
                 resources, public health, and indigenous peoples.    
    262r-3.     Reports on financial stabilization programs led by
                 International Monetary Fund in connection with
                 financing from Exchange Stabilization Fund.          
    262r-4.     Annual report and testimony on state of international
                 financial system, IMF reform, and compliance with IMF
                 agreements.                                          
    262r-5.     Repealed.                                             
    262r-6.     Reports on policies, operations, and management of
                 international financial institutions.                
    262s.       Multilateral development bank procurement.            
    262s-1.     Procurement opportunities for United States firms.    
    262s-2.     Commercial Service Officers and multilateral
                 development bank procurement.                        
    262t.       Personnel practices.                                  
    263.        International Prison Commission.                      
    263a.       International Criminal Police Organization.           
    264, 265.   Omitted.                                              
    266.        International commission of congresses of navigation;
                 authorization of appropriation for expenses.         
    266a, 266b. Transferred or Repealed.                              
    267.        Permanent Commission of International Geodetic
                 Association; representative of United States.        
    267a.       Appointment of delegates; compensation.               
    267b.       International Joint Commission; invitation to
                 establish; personnel; duties.                        
    268.        International Joint Commission; salaries; powers.     
    268a.       Repealed.                                             
    268b.       Advances from appropriation "Boundary line, Alaska and
                 Canada, and the United States and Canada".           
    268c.       Limitation on expenditure of funds for compensation of
                 International Boundary Commissioner to actual hours
                 worked.                                              
    269.        Permanent International Association of Road
                 Congresses; authorization of membership.             
    269a.       Central Bureau of the International Map of the World
                 on the Millionth Scale; authorization of
                 appropriations.                                      
    269b.       Omitted.                                              
    269c.       International Statistical Bureau at The Hague;
                 authorization of appropriations.                     
    269d.       Inter American Statistical Institute; authorization of
                 appropriations.                                      
    269e.       Omitted.                                              
    269f.       International Bureau for the Protection of Industrial
                 Property; authorization of appropriations.           
    269g.       Private International Law Conference at The Hague and
                 Private Law International Institute in Rome;
                 membership; appointment of delegates.                
    269g-1.     Authorization of appropriations.                      
    269h.       International Union for the Publication of Customs
                 Tariffs; authorization of annual appropriations for
                 expenses.                                            
    270 to 270g. Repealed.                                            
    271.        International Labor Organization; membership.         
    272.        Omitted.                                              
    272a.       Authorization of appropriations.                      
    272b.       Loyalty check on United States personnel.             
    273.        Pan American Institute of Geography and History;
                 authorization of annual appropriations for
                 membership.                                          
    274.        International Council of Scientific Unions and
                 Associated Unions; authorization of annual
                 appropriations for membership.                       
    274a.       International biological program.                     
    274b.       Cooperation of Federal and non-Federal departments,
                 agencies, and organizations; transfers of funds.     
    275.        International Hydrographic Bureau.                    
    275a.       Permanent International Commission of the Congresses
                 of Navigation; authorization of appropriations.      
    276a to 276b. Repealed.                                           
    276c.       Designation of Senate delegates to Conferences of the
                 Interparliamentary Union.                            
    276c-1.     Reports of expenditures by members of American groups
                 or delegations and employees; consolidated reports by
                 Congressional committees; public inspection.         
    276c-2.     Employee benefits for United States
                 citizen-representatives to international financial
                 institutions; Treasury Department as collecting,
                 accounting, and depositing agency for employee
                 payments; contributions from appropriated funds.     
    276c-3.     Repealed.                                             
    276c-4.     Employment of United States citizens by certain
                 international organizations.                         

       SUBCHAPTER I - CANADA-UNITED STATES INTERPARLIAMENTARY GROUP   
    276d.       United States group; appointment; term; meetings.     
    276e.       Authorization of appropriations; disbursements.       
    276f.       Report to Congress.                                   
    276g.       Auditing of accounts.                                 

       SUBCHAPTER II - MEXICO-UNITED STATES INTERPARLIAMENTARY GROUP   
    276h.       United States group; appointment; term; meetings.     
    276i.       Authorization of appropriations; disbursements.       
    276j.       Report to Congress.                                   
    276k.       Auditing of accounts.                                 

        SUBCHAPTER II-A - BRITISH-AMERICAN INTERPARLIAMENTARY GROUP    
    276l.       British-American Interparliamentary Group.            

        SUBCHAPTER II-B - UNITED STATES DELEGATION TO PARLIAMENTARY
    ASSEMBLY OF CONFERENCE ON SECURITY AND COOPERATION IN EUROPE (CSCE)
    276m.       United States Delegation to Parliamentary Assembly of
                 Conference on Security and Cooperation in Europe
                 (CSCE).                                              

      SUBCHAPTER II-C - UNITED STATES SENATE-CHINA INTERPARLIAMENTARY
                                   GROUP
    276n.       United States Senate-China Interparliamentary Group.  

     SUBCHAPTER II-D - UNITED STATES SENATE-RUSSIA INTERPARLIAMENTARY
                                   GROUP
    276o.       United States Senate-Russia Interparliamentary Group. 

      SUBCHAPTER II-E - UNITED STATES SENATE-JAPAN INTERPARLIAMENTARY
                                   GROUP
    276p.       United States Senate-Japan Interparliamentary Group.  

                  SUBCHAPTER III - KERMIT ROOSEVELT FUND              
    276aa.      Establishment of the Kermit Roosevelt fund; creation
                 and composition of board of trustees.                
    276bb.      Acceptance of funds and property from Mrs. Kermit
                 Roosevelt; purpose and use; disbursement and
                 investment of fund.                                  
    276cc.      Acceptance of funds and property from other sources;
                 limitation; disbursement and investment.             
    276dd.      Income from property covered into Treasury;
                 disbursement and investment.                         
    276ee.      Powers of board; personal liability of members;
                 compensation; decisions reviewable by Secretary of
                 the Army; annual report; jurisdiction of court.      

        SUBCHAPTER IV - INTERNATIONAL BOUNDARY AND WATER COMMISSION    
    277.        International Boundary Commission, United States and
                 Mexico; study of boundary waters.                    
    277a.       Investigations of commission; construction of works or
                 projects.                                            
    277b.       Works or projects under treaty.                       
    277c.       Agreements with political subdivisions; acquisition of
                 lands.                                               
    277d.       Funds received from Mexico; expenditure.              
    277d-1.     Authorizations for Mexican treaty projects;
                 acquisition of lands for relocation purposes;
                 contracts and conveyances.                           
    277d-2.     Construction and maintenance of roads, highways, etc.;
                 housing and other facilities for personnel.          
    277d-3.     Authorization for appropriations; activities for which
                 available; contracts for excess amounts.             
    277d-4.     Acquisition of properties of Imperial Irrigation
                 District of California.                              
    277d-5.     Availability of prior appropriations; restriction to
                 projects agreed to under treaty.                     
    277d-6.     Douglas-Agua Prieta Sanitation Project; operation by
                 Commission; division of costs; contribution by City
                 of Douglas, Arizona.                                 
    277d-7.     Authorization for appropriations; availability of
                 prior appropriations; use of moneys received.        
    277d-8.     Calexico Mexicali Sanitation Project; operation by
                 Commission; division of costs; contribution by City
                 of Calexico, California.                             
    277d-9.     Authorization for appropriations; availability of
                 prior appropriations; use of moneys received.        
    277d-10.    Nogales Sanitation Project; operation by Commission;
                 division of costs; contribution by Nogales, Arizona. 
    277d-11.    Authorization of appropriations; availability of prior
                 appropriations; use of moneys received.              
    277d-12.    Expenditures for flood fighting, rescue operations,
                 repairs or restoration of flood control or sanitation
                 works threatened or destroyed by floodwaters of Rio
                 Grande, Colorado, or Tijuana Rivers.                 
    277d-13.    Authorization for international storage dam on the Rio
                 Grande.                                              
    277d-14.    Construction, operation, and maintenance on
                 self-liquidating basis of facilities for generating
                 hydroelectric energy.                                
    277d-15.    Integration of operation of dam with other United
                 States water conservation activities.                
    277d-16.    Authorization of appropriations.                      
    277d-17.    Chamizal boundary settlement; investigations relating
                 to river channel; acquisition of lands; relocation of
                 facilities.                                          
    277d-18.    Construction, operation, and maintenance of works;
                 Bridge of the Americas.                              
    277d-19.    Compensation of owners and tenants to prevent economic
                 injury; regulations.                                 
    277d-20.    Limitation on application for reimbursement or
                 compensation.                                        
    277d-21.    Attorneys' fees; penalties.                           
    277d-22.    Prohibition against duplicate payments; eligibility
                 for payments unaffected by means employed for
                 acquisition of property; rights and powers
                 unaffected.                                          
    277d-23.    Taxation; exclusion from gross income.                
    277d-24.    Definitions; exemption from administrative procedure
                 provisions.                                          
    277d-25.    Authorization of appropriations.                      
    277d-26.    Lower Colorado River emergency flood control works;
                 agreements with Mexico for joint construction,
                 operation and maintenance.                           
    277d-27.    Execution of agreements.                              
    277d-28.    Authorization of appropriations.                      
    277d-29.    Rio Grande canalization project; flood and sediment
                 control; agreements authorized; control gates; costs;
                 authorization of appropriations.                     
    277d-30.    Lower Rio Grande drainage conveyance canal projects;
                 agreements with Mexico for construction, operation,
                 and maintenance; division of costs; non-Federal
                 assurances of one-half of Federal costs.             
    277d-31.    Authorization of appropriations.                      
    277d-32.    Tijuana River flood control project; agreement with
                 Mexico for joint construction, operation and
                 maintenance.                                         
    277d-33.    Authorization; construction, operation, and
                 maintenance, appropriations, and acquisition of land.
    277d-34.    American-Mexican Boundary Treaty, authorization for
                 carrying out treaty provisions; investigations; land
                 acquisition, purposes; damages, repair or
                 compensation.                                        
    277d-35.    Construction, operation, and maintenance of works;
                 property relocation, contracts; transfer of
                 authority.                                           
    277d-36.    Sale of excess land.                                  
    277d-37.    Channel shifts; boundary determination.               
    277d-38.    Acquired land, addition to State; State jurisdiction. 
    277d-39.    Hidalgo-Reynosa lands; administration; part of
                 national wildlife refuge system.                     
    277d-40.    Authorization of appropriations.                      
    277d-41.    American-Mexican Boundary Treaty, Presidio flood
                 control project; authorization of flood control
                 agreement.                                           
    277d-42.    Construction, operation, and maintenance of flood
                 control works; authorization of appropriations;
                 restrictions.                                        
    277d-43.    Definitions.                                          
    277d-44.    Actions to be taken by the Commission and the
                 Administrator.                                       
    277d-45.    New Treaty Minute.                                    
    277d-46.    Authorization of appropriations.                      
    277e.       Disposal of lands; issuance of licenses for use of
                 lands; compensation for injured property.            
    277f.       Valley Gravity Canal and Storage Project.             
    277g.       Agreements to correct pollution of Rio Grande.        
    277g-1.     Authority of Secretary of State to plan, construct,
                 operate, and maintain facilities.                    
    277g-2.     Consultation with Administrator of Environmental
                 Protection Agency and other authorities.             
    277g-3.     Authorization of appropriations.                      
    277h.       Authority of the International Boundary and Water
                 Commission to assist State and local governments.    

                 SUBCHAPTER V - GORGAS MEMORIAL LABORATORY             
    278.        Gorgas Memorial Laboratory; location; acceptance of
                 funds from Latin American countries or other sources.
    278a.       Annual report to Congress; examination of books and
                 accounts.                                            
    278b.       Repealed.                                             

     SUBCHAPTER VI - UNITED NATIONS FOOD AND AGRICULTURE ORGANIZATION 
    279.        United States membership in the United Nations Food
                 and Agriculture Organization.                        
    279a.       Authorization of appropriations for payment of United
                 States expenses in Organization; limitation of
                 contributions.                                       
    279b.       Integration of International Institute of Agriculture
                 with Organization.                                   
    279c.       Congressional authority necessary for acceptance of
                 new obligations in Organization.                     
    279d.       Limitation on power of Conference to impose new
                 obligations on United States.                        

                 SUBCHAPTER VII - SOUTH PACIFIC COMMISSION             
    280.        Representation in South Pacific Commission;
                 appointment of commissioners and alternates.         
    280a.       Definitions.                                          
    280b.       Authorization of appropriations.                      
    280c.       Employment of personnel with specialized skills.      

                  SUBCHAPTER VIII - CARIBBEAN COMMISSION              
    280h.       Representation in Caribbean Commission; appointment of
                 commissioners and alternates.                        
    280i.       Authorization of appropriations.                      

               SUBCHAPTER IX - PAN AMERICAN RAILWAY CONGRESS           
    280j.       Representation in Congress; appointment of delegates
                 and alternates.                                      
    280k.       Authorization of appropriations.                      

          SUBCHAPTER X - THE INSTITUTE OF INTER-AMERICAN AFFAIRS      
    281 to 281l. Omitted or Repealed.                                 

             SUBCHAPTER XI - INTERNATIONAL FINANCE CORPORATION         
    282.        Acceptance of membership by United States in
                 International Finance Corporation.                   
    282a.       Governor, executive director, and alternates of
                 Corporation.                                         
    282b.       Applicability of National Advisory Council on
                 International Monetary and Financial Problems.       
    282c.       Congressional authorization needed for certain
                 actions.                                             
    282d.       Federal Reserve banks as depositories.                
    282e.       Payment of subscriptions to Corporation by United
                 States; dividends covered into Treasury.             
    282f.       Jurisdiction and venue of actions.                    
    282g.       Status, privileges, and immunities of the United
                 States.                                              
    282h.       Loans to or from International Bank for Reconstruction
                 and Development; amendment to Articles of Agreement. 
    282i.       Increase in capital stock of Corporation; subscription
                 to additional shares.                                
    282j.       Increase in capital stock of Corporation; subscription
                 to additional shares.                                
    282k.       Securities issued by Corporation.                     
    282l.       Capital stock increase.                               
    282m.       Authority to vote for capital increases necessary to
                 support economic restructuring in independent states
                 of former Soviet Union.                              
    282n.       Authority to agree to amendments to Articles of
                 Agreement.                                           
    282o.       Selective capital increase and amendment of the
                 Articles of Agreement.                               

             SUBCHAPTER XII - INTER-AMERICAN DEVELOPMENT BANK         
    283.        Acceptance of membership by United States in
                 Inter-American Development Bank.                     
    283a.       Appointment of officers; term of office; salary.      
    283b.       National Advisory Council on International Monetary
                 and Financial Problems.                              
    283c.       Congressional authorization needed for certain
                 actions.                                             
    283d.       Federal Reserve banks as depositories.                
    283e.       Payment of subscription to Bank and Fund by United
                 States.                                              
    283f.       Jurisdiction and venue of actions.                    
    283g.       Status, privileges, and immunities of the United
                 States.                                              
    283h.       Securities issued by Bank; reports to and of
                 Securities and Exchange Commission.                  
    283i.       Repealed.                                             
    283j.       Increased United States participation in Bank
                 activities.                                          
    283j-1.     Audit.                                                
    283k.       Authorization of appropriations.                      
    283l.       Increase in resources of the Fund for Special
                 Operations.                                          
    283m.       Additional increases in resources of the Fund for
                 Special Operations.                                  
    283n.       Increase in authorized capital stock; United States
                 share; authorization of appropriations.              
    283o.       Increase in authorized capital stock and additional
                 subscriptions of members thereto; increase in
                 resources of Fund for Special Operations and
                 contributions thereto; United States share;
                 authorization of appropriations.                     
    283p.       Authorization for payment of United States
                 contribution to increase Fund for Special Operations;
                 authorization of appropriations.                     
    283q.       Articles of agreement; authorization to agree to
                 amendments.                                          
    283r.       Expropriation of United States property; loan
                 restrictions.                                        
    283s.       Illegal drug traffic; loan restrictions.              
    283t.       Authorization to vote on proposed resolutions.        
    283u.       Membership in the Bank for the Bahamas and Guyana.    
    283v.       Loans to the Caribbean Development Bank.              
    283w.       Increase in authorized capital stock of Bank and
                 increase in resources of Fund for Special Operations;
                 United States share; authorization of appropriations.
    283x.       Subscription to additional shares; authorization of
                 appropriations.                                      
    283y.       Repealed.                                             
    283z.       Proposal of light-capital or intermediate technologies
                 as part of Bank's development strategy.              
    283z-1.     Increase in authorized capital stock of Bank and
                 increase in resources of Fund for Special Operations.
    283z-2.     Contribution to Inter-American Development Bank;
                 authorization of appropriations.                     
    283z-3.     Increase in authorized capital stock of Bank and
                 increases in resources of Fund for Special
                 Operations; United States share; authorization of
                 appropriations.                                      
    283z-4.     Amendments to Articles of Agreement in resolution on
                 Merger of Interregional and Ordinary Capital
                 Resources.                                           
    283z-5.     Capital increase; increase in resources of Fund for
                 Special Operations.                                  
    283z-6.     Investment in human capital.                          
    283z-7.     Limitations on policy based lending.                  
    283z-8.     Increase in lending to Caribbean.                     
    283z-9.     Multilateral Investment Fund.                         
    283z-10.    Focus on low-income areas of Latin America and
                 Caribbean.                                           
    283z-11.    First replenishment of the resources of the Enterprise
                 for the Americas Multilateral Investment Fund.       
    283z-12.    Authority to vote for and contribute to an increase in
                 resources of the Fund for Special Operations;
                 providing debt relief to Haiti.                      
    283z-13.    Ninth Capital Increase.                               

         SUBCHAPTER XII-A - INTER-AMERICAN INVESTMENT CORPORATION     
    283aa.      Acceptance of membership.                             
    283bb.      Governor, Director, and alternates.                   
    283cc.      Applicability of Bretton Woods Agreements Act.        
    283dd.      Restrictions.                                         
    283ee.      Federal Reserve banks as depositories.                
    283ff.      Subscription of stock.                                
    283gg.      Jurisdiction of United States courts.                 
    283hh.      Effectiveness of agreement.                           
    283ii.      Securities issued by the Corporation.                 

          SUBCHAPTER XIII - INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATION      
    284.        Acceptance of membership by United States in
                 International Development Association.               
    284a.       Governor, executive director, and alternates of
                 Association.                                         
    284b.       National Advisory Council on International Monetary
                 and Financial Problems.                              
    284c.       Congressional authorization needed for certain
                 actions.                                             
    284d.       Federal Reserve banks as depositories.                
    284e.       Payment of subscription to Association by United
                 States.                                              
    284f.       Jurisdiction and venue of actions.                    
    284g.       Status, privileges, and immunities of the United
                 States.                                              
    284h.       Second replenishment; authorization of appropriations.
    284i.       Third replenishment; authorization of appropriations. 
    284j.       Expropriation of United States property; loan
                 restrictions.                                        
    284k.       Illegal drug traffic; loan restrictions.              
    284l.       Fourth replenishment; authorization of appropriations.
    284m.       Repealed.                                             
    284n.       Fifth replenishment; authorization of appropriations. 
    284o.       Sixth replenishment; authorization of appropriations. 
    284p.       Seventh replenishment; authorization of
                 appropriations.                                      
    284q.       Special Facility for Sub-Saharan Africa.              
    284r.       Eighth replenishment; authorization of appropriations.
    284s.       Ninth replenishment.                                  
    284t.       Thirteenth replenishment.                             
    284u.       Fourteenth replenishment.                             
    284v.       Fifteenth replenishment.                              
    284w.       Multilateral debt relief.                             
    284x.       Sixteenth replenishment.                              
    284y.       Multilateral debt relief.                             

                  SUBCHAPTER XIV - ASIAN DEVELOPMENT BANK              
    285.        Acceptance of membership by United States in Asian
                 Development Bank.                                    
    285a.       Appointment of Governor, Alternate Governor and
                 Director; compensation.                              
    285b.       Coordination of policies and operations.              
    285c.       Congressional authorization needed for certain
                 actions.                                             
    285d.       Federal Reserve banks as depositories.                
    285e.       Authorization of appropriations; income covered into
                 Treasury.                                            
    285f.       Jurisdiction and venue of actions.                    
    285g.       Status, immunities, and privileges.                   
    285h.       Securities issued by Bank as exempt securities;
                 suspension of exemption provisions; reports to and of
                 Securities and Exchange Commission.                  
    285i.       Authorization for payment of United States
                 contribution; United States Special Resources.       
    285j.       United States Special Resources.                      
    285k.       Utilization of United States Special Resources.       
    285l.       Letter of credit form for United States Special
                 Resources.                                           
    285m.       Withdrawal rights covering United States Special
                 Resources.                                           
    285n.       Authorization of appropriations to provide United
                 States Special Resources.                            
    285o.       Expropriation of United States property; loan
                 restrictions.                                        
    285p.       Illegal drug traffic; loan restrictions.              
    285q.       Subscription to additional shares; authorization of
                 appropriations.                                      
    285r.       Contribution to special funds; authorization of
                 appropriations.                                      
    285s.       Additional subscription to shares; authorization of
                 appropriations.                                      
    285t.       Additional contribution to special funds;
                 authorization of appropriations.                     
    285u.       Additional contribution to special funds.             
    285v.       Sense of Congress respecting membership of Taiwan in
                 Bank.                                                
    285w.       Contribution to Asian Development Fund; authorization
                 of appropriations.                                   
    285x.       Additional subscription to shares.                    
    285y.       Additional contribution to special funds;
                 authorization of appropriations.                     
    285z.       Additional contribution to special funds;
                 authorization of appropriations.                     
    285aa.      Capital increase.                                     
    285bb.      Additional contribution to special funds.             
    285cc.      Eighth replenishment.                                 
    285dd.      Ninth replenishment.                                  
    285ee.      Fifth capital increase.                               

         SUBCHAPTER XV - INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND AND BANK FOR
                      RECONSTRUCTION AND DEVELOPMENT
    286.        Acceptance of membership by United States in
                 International Monetary Fund.                         
    286a.       Appointments.                                         
    286b.       National Advisory Council on International Monetary
                 and Financial Problems.                              
    286b-1, 286b-2. Repealed.                                         
    286c.       Congressional authorization needed for certain
                 actions.                                             
    286d.       Federal Reserve banks as depositories.                
    286e.       Payment of subscriptions to Fund and Bank by United
                 States; issuance of special notes; income covered
                 into Treasury.                                       
    286e-1.     Increase in quota of United States and in capital
                 stock of Bank; subscription to additional shares.    
    286e-1a.    Increase in capital stock of Bank.                    
    286e-1b.    Increase in quota of United States; authorization of
                 appropriations.                                      
    286e-1c.    Additional increase in quota of United States.        
    286e-1d.    Increase in capital stock of Bank; subscription to
                 additional shares; authorization of appropriations.  
    286e-1e.    Equivalent increase in quota of United States.        
    286e-1f.    Additional increase in capital stock of Bank;
                 subscription to additional shares; authorization of
                 appropriations.                                      
    286e-1g.    Additional increase in quota of United States;
                 condition.                                           
    286e-1h.    Increase of subscription of stock; authority of United
                 States Governor of Bank; authorization of
                 appropriations.                                      
    286e-1i.    Increase in United States quota; consultations with
                 Congress.                                            
    286e-1j.    Additional increase in capital stock of Bank;
                 subscription to additional shares; authorization of
                 appropriations.                                      
    286e-1k.    Capital stock increase.                               
    286e-1l.    Quota increase to 8,608,500,000 Special Drawing
                 Rights.                                              
    286e-1m.    Quota increase to 10,622,500,000 Special Drawing
                 Rights.                                              
    286e-2.     Loans to Fund.                                        
    286e-3.     Transfers to stabilization fund of purchase of
                 currencies or gold from International Monetary Fund;
                 administration; utilization of fund resources for
                 repayments.                                          
    286e-4.     Loans to International Finance Corporation; amendment
                 to Articles of Agreement.                            
    286e-5.     Amendments to Articles of Agreement.                  
    286e-5a.    Additional amendments to Articles of Agreement.       
    286e-5b.    Acceptance of amendments to Articles of Agreement of
                 the Fund approved on June 28, 1990.                  
    286e-6.     Vote against establishment of Council.                
    286e-7.     Supplementary Financing Facility.                     
    286e-8.     Treatment of creditors in debt rescheduling.          
    286e-9.     Stabilization programs.                               
    286e-10.    Repealed.                                             
    286e-11.    Assistance by the Fund to any country harboring
                 international terrorists.                            
    286e-12.    Contribution to Interest Subsidy Account of Enhanced
                 Structural Adjustment Facility of International
                 Monetary Fund.                                       
    286e-13.    Approval of Fund pledge to sell gold to provide
                 resources for Reserve Account of Enhanced Structural
                 Adjustment Facility Trust.                           
    286f.       Obtaining and furnishing information to the Fund.     
    286g.       Jurisdiction and venue of actions.                    
    286h.       Status, privileges, and immunities of the United
                 States.                                              
    286i.       Stabilization loans by Bank; amendment to Articles of
                 Agreement.                                           
    286j.       Use of Fund resources.                                
    286k.       Further promotion of international economic relations.
    286k-1.     Securities issued by Bank as exempt securities;
                 reports filed with Security and Exchange Commission. 
    286k-2.     Suspension of right of International Bank to issue
                 securities under section 286k-1; report of Securities
                 and Exchange Commission.                             
    286l.       British loan; authorization to Secretary of the
                 Treasury to carry out agreement.                     
    286m.       Amount of loan; public-debt transaction; disposition
                 of interest payments.                                
    286n.       Special Drawing Rights.                               
    286o.       Administration as part of the Exchange Stabilization
                 Fund.                                                
    286p.       Issuance, purpose, and redemption of Special Drawing
                 Rights certificates.                                 
    286q.       Limitation on allocations to the United States.       
    286r.       United States participation in special drawing
                 account.                                             
    286s.       Consideration of basic human needs in economic
                 adjustment programs supported by Fund.               
    286t.       Omitted.                                              
    286u.       Dollar-Special Drawing Rights substitution account.   
    286v.       Membership for Taiwan in Fund.                        
    286w.       Denial of membership or other status in Fund for
                 Palestine Liberation Organization; United States
                 participation in Fund if membership or other status
                 granted; report by President to Congress.            
    286x.       Assistance to private sector of El Salvador,
                 Nicaragua, and other nations.                        
    286y.       Promoting conditions for exchange rate stability.     
    286z.       Collection and exchange of information on monetary and
                 financial problems.                                  
    286aa.      Instructions to United States Executive Director;
                 Communist dictatorships.                             
    286bb.      Elimination of predatory agricultural export
                 subsidies.                                           
    286cc.      Sustaining economic growth.                           
    286dd.      Fund bailouts of banks; rescheduling of debt.         
    286ee.      International cooperation.                            
    286ff.      Fund interest rates.                                  
    286gg.      Elimination of trade restrictions.                    
    286hh.      Policy based lending for debt reduction.              
    286ii.      Limitations on Bank policy based lending; actions
                 required to be taken to oppose excessive policy based
                 lending by Bank.                                     
    286jj.      Partial guarantees in connection with debt reduction
                 for borrower countries.                              
    286kk.      Discussions to enhance capacity of Fund to alleviate
                 potentially adverse impacts of Fund programs on poor
                 and environment.                                     
    286ll.      Fund policy changes.                                  
    286mm.      Measures to reduce military spending by developing
                 nations.                                             
    286nn.      Approval of contributions for debt reductions for the
                 poorest countries.                                   
    286oo.      Principles for International Monetary Fund lending.   
    286pp.      Acceptance of amendments to Articles of Agreement of
                 Fund approved on April 28 and May 5, 2008.           
    286qq.      Quota increase to 4,973,100,000 Special Drawing
                 Rights.                                              
    286rr.      Approval to sell a limited amount of the Fund's gold. 
    286ss.      Acceptance of amendment to Articles of Agreement of
                 Fund approved on October 22, 1997.                   
    286tt.      Restrictions on use of United States funds for foreign
                 governments; protection of American taxpayers.       
    286uu.      Acceptance of an amendment to the Articles of
                 Agreement of the Bank to increase basic votes.       
    286vv.      Capital stock increases.                              

               SUBCHAPTER XVI - UNITED NATIONS ORGANIZATION           
    287.        Representation in Organization.                       
    287a.       Action by representatives in accordance with
                 Presidential instructions; voting.                   
    287b.       Reports to Congress by President.                     
    287c.       Economic and communication sanctions pursuant to
                 United Nations Security Council Resolution.          
    287d.       Use of armed forces; limitations.                     
    287d-1.     Noncombatant assistance to United Nations.            
    287e.       Authorization of appropriations; payment of expenses. 
    287e-1.     Housing supplement for certain employees assigned to
                 the United States Mission to the United Nations.     
    287e-2.     Reimbursement for goods and services provided by the
                 United States to the United Nations.                 
    287e-3.     Limitation on the United States share of assessments
                 for United Nations regular budget.                   
    287f.       Omitted.                                              
    287g.       Authorization of appropriations for loan to United
                 Nations; restrictions on use of proceeds of loan.    
    287h.       Limitation on loan.                                   
    287i.       Deduction of principal and interest from annual
                 payment of assessed share of United States of budget.
    287j.       Participation in future United Nations borrowing;
                 promotion of pattern of financing to avoid future
                 large-scale deficits; report to Congress.            
    287k.       Congressional expression of satisfaction that
                 expenditures relating to operations in Middle East
                 and in the Congo are "expenses of the Organization". 
    287l.       Congressional declaration that United Nations take
                 steps to give effect to advisory opinion of
                 International Court of Justice on financial
                 obligations of members.                              

       SUBCHAPTER XVII - UNITED NATIONS EDUCATIONAL, SCIENTIFIC, AND
                           CULTURAL ORGANIZATION
    287m.       Acceptance of membership by the United States.        
    287n.       Representatives in General Conference; number;
                 citizenship; compensation.                           
    287o.       National Commission on Educational, Scientific, and
                 Cultural Cooperation; membership; meetings; expenses.
    287p.       Citizenship of members.                               
    287q.       General and special conferences; expenses; acceptance
                 of services and gifts or bequests of money or
                 materials.                                           
    287r.       Authorization of appropriations; payment of expenses. 
    287s.       Amendments to constitution of Organization involving
                 new obligations.                                     
    287t.       Prohibition against disclosure of information or
                 knowledge.                                           

       SUBCHAPTER XVIII - PRIVILEGES AND IMMUNITIES OF INTERNATIONAL
                               ORGANIZATIONS
    288.        "International organization" defined; authority of
                 President.                                           
    288a.       Privileges, exemptions, and immunities of
                 international organizations.                         
    288b.       Baggage and effects of officers and employees exempted
                 from customs duties and internal revenue taxes.      
    288c.       Exemption from property taxes.                        
    288d.       Privileges, exemptions, and immunities of officers,
                 employees, and their families; waiver.               
    288e.       Personnel entitled to benefits.                       
    288f.       Applicability of reciprocity laws.                    
    288f-1.     European Space Agency and Organization of Eastern
                 Caribbean States; extension of privileges,
                 exemptions, and immunities to members.               
    288f-2.     African Union; extension of privileges, exemptions,
                 and immunities.                                      
    288f-3.     Immunities for International Committee of the Red
                 Cross.                                               
    288f-4.     International Union for Conservation of Nature and
                 Natural Resources; extension of privileges,
                 exemptions, and immunities.                          
    288f-5.     European Central Bank; extension of privileges,
                 exemptions, and immunities.                          
    288f-6.     Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria;
                 extension of privileges, exemptions, and immunities. 
    288f-7.     Office of the High Representative in Bosnia and
                 Herzegovina and the International Civilian Office in
                 Kosovo; extension of privileges, exemptions, and
                 immunities.                                          
    288g.       Organization of American States; extension of
                 privileges and immunities to members.                
    288h.       Commission of European Communities; extension of
                 privileges and immunities to members.                
    288i.       Liaison Office of the People's Republic of China;
                 extension of privileges and immunities to members.   
    288j.       International Development Law Institute.              
    288k.       Extension of certain privileges, exemptions, and
                 immunities to Hong Kong Economic and Trade Offices.  
    288l.       The Holy See.                                         

            SUBCHAPTER XIX - INTERNATIONAL REFUGEE ORGANIZATION        
    289.        Acceptance of membership by the United States;
                 conditions.                                          
    289a.       Designation of representative and alternates;
                 compensation.                                        
    289b.       Authorization of appropriations; payment of salaries
                 and expenses.                                        
    289c.       Transfer of funds; furnishing supplies and services;
                 accounting for reimbursements.                       
    289d.       Omitted.                                              

                 SUBCHAPTER XX - WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION             
    290.        Acceptance of membership by the United States.        
    290a.       Designation of representatives and alternates;
                 compensation; loyalty checkup.                       
    290b.       Authorization of appropriations; payment of salaries
                 and expenses.                                        
    290c.       Withdrawal from Organization on one-year notice.      
    290d.       Enactment of specific legislation by Congress.        
    290e.       Congressional declaration of policy.                  
    290e-1.     International Agency for Research on Cancer;
                 authorization of appropriations; limitation.         

                SUBCHAPTER XXI - INTER-AMERICAN FOUNDATION            
    290f.       Inter-American Foundation.                            

                SUBCHAPTER XXII - AFRICAN DEVELOPMENT FUND            
    290g.       African Development Fund; United States participation.
    290g-1.     Appointment of Governor and Alternate Governor; rank,
                 duties, and compensation.                            
    290g-2.     Law governing reports to the President and the
                 Congress.                                            
    290g-3.     Specific actions requiring Congressional
                 authorization.                                       
    290g-4.     Authorization of appropriations; repayments and
                 distributions from Fund to Treasury.                 
    290g-5.     Federal Reserve banks as depository for the Fund;
                 supervision.                                         
    290g-6.     Civil action by or against the Fund; service of
                 process, venue, jurisdiction, removal of actions.    
    290g-7.     Force and effect of agreement; deposit of documents by
                 the President; reservation of right to tax salaries
                 and emoluments paid by the Fund to United States
                 citizens or nationals.                               
    290g-8.     Presidential instructions to United States Governor of
                 the Fund to veto any use of funds to benefit a
                 country pursuing a detrimental economic policy
                 against United States interests; exceptions.         
    290g-9.     Repealed.                                             
    290g-10.    Additional authorization for contribution to African
                 Development Fund.                                    
    290g-11.    Additional authorization for payment of United States
                 contribution.                                        
    290g-12.    Additional authorization for payment of United States
                 contribution.                                        
    290g-13.    Additional authorization for payment of United States
                 contribution.                                        
    290g-14.    Additional authorization for payment of United States
                 contribution.                                        
    290g-15.    Sixth replenishment.                                  
    290g-16.    Ninth replenishment.                                  
    290g-17.    Tenth replenishment.                                  
    290g-18.    Eleventh replenishment.                               
    290g-19.    Multilateral Debt Relief Initiative.                  
    290g-20.    Twelfth replenishment.                                
    290g-21.    Multilateral debt relief.                             

             SUBCHAPTER XXIII - AFRICAN DEVELOPMENT FOUNDATION         
    290h.       Congressional findings.                               
    290h-1.     African Development Foundation.                       
    290h-2.     Congressional declaration of purposes.                
    290h-3.     Functions of Foundation.                              
    290h-4.     Powers of Foundation.                                 
    290h-5.     Management of Foundation.                             
    290h-6.     Government corporation control provisions applicable. 
    290h-7.     Limitation on spending authority.                     
    290h-8.     Authorization of appropriations.                      
    290h-9.     Repealed.                                             

                SUBCHAPTER XXIV - AFRICAN DEVELOPMENT BANK            
    290i.       Acceptance of membership.                             
    290i-1.     Governor and Alternate Governor.                      
    290i-2.     Director or Alternate Director; allowances.           
    290i-3.     Applicability of Bretton Woods Agreements Act.        
    290i-4.     Restrictions.                                         
    290i-5.     Federal Reserve banks as depositories.                
    290i-6.     Subscription to stock.                                
    290i-7.     Jurisdiction of United States courts.                 
    290i-8.     Force and effect of agreement.                        
    290i-9.     Securities issued by Bank; Securities and Exchange
                 Commission oversight.                                
    290i-10.    Authorization of United States subscription to stock;
                 authorization of appropriations.                     
    290i-11.    Sixth capital increase.                               

          SUBCHAPTER XXV - UNITED STATES-INDIA FUND FOR CULTURAL,
                  EDUCATIONAL, AND SCIENTIFIC COOPERATION
    290j.       Establishment of the Fund.                            
    290j-1.     Use of United States owned rupees to capitalize the
                 Fund.                                                

        SUBCHAPTER XXVI - MULTILATERAL INVESTMENT GUARANTEE AGENCY    
    290k.       Acceptance of membership.                             
    290k-1.     Governor and Alternate Governor.                      
    290k-2.     Instructions for United States Director.              
    290k-3.     Opposition to certain guarantees or investment
                 promotions; independent evaluation of guaranteed
                 investments.                                         
    290k-4.     Consultation with representatives of private sector
                 and of labor organizations on Agency policy
                 directions and operations.                           
    290k-5.     Applicability of Bretton Woods Agreements Act.        
    290k-6.     Restrictions.                                         
    290k-7.     Federal Reserve banks as depositories.                
    290k-8.     Subscription of stock.                                
    290k-9.     Jurisdiction of United States courts and enforcement
                 of arbitral awards.                                  
    290k-10.    Effectiveness of Convention.                          
    290k-11.    Arbitral awards; enforcement; full faith and credit;
                 Federal Arbitration Act inapplicable; exclusiveness
                 of district court jurisdiction.                      

    SUBCHAPTER XXVII - EUROPEAN BANK FOR RECONSTRUCTION AND DEVELOPMENT
    290l.       Acceptance of membership.                             
    290l-1.     Governor and alternate Governor.                      
    290l-2.     Applicability of certain provisions of Bretton Woods
                 Agreements Act.                                      
    290l-3.     Federal Reserve banks as depositories.                
    290l-4.     Subscription of stock.                                
    290l-5.     Jurisdiction and venue of civil actions by or against
                 Bank.                                                
    290l-6.     Effectiveness of Agreement.                           
    290l-7.     Exemption from securities laws for certain securities
                 issued by Bank; reports required.                    
    290l-8.     Congressional consultations.                          
    290l-9.     Capital increase.                                     

      SUBCHAPTER XXVIII - NORTH AMERICAN DEVELOPMENT BANK AND RELATED
                                PROVISIONS
    290m.       North American Development Bank.                      
    290m-1.     Status, immunities, and privileges.                   
    290m-2.     Community adjustment and investment program.          
    290m-3.     "Border Environment Cooperation Agreement" defined.   
    290m-4.     Authority to agree to certain amendments to the Border
                 Environment Cooperation Agreement.                   
    290m-5.     Grants out of paid-in capital resources.              
    290m-6.     Annual report.                                        

      SUBCHAPTER XXIX - UNITED STATES-MEXICO BORDER HEALTH COMMISSION  
    290n.       Appointment of members of Border Health Commission.   
    290n-1.     Duties.                                               
    290n-2.     Other authorized functions.                           
    290n-3.     Membership.                                           
    290n-4.     Regional offices.                                     
    290n-5.     Reports.                                              
    290n-6.     Definitions.                                          

               SUBCHAPTER XXX - MIDDLE EAST DEVELOPMENT BANK           
    290o.       Acceptance of membership.                             
    290o-1.     Governor and alternate Governor.                      
    290o-2.     Applicability of certain provisions of Bretton Woods
                 Agreements Act.                                      
    290o-3.     Federal Reserve Banks as depositories.                
    290o-4.     Subscription of stock.                                
    290o-5.     Jurisdiction and venue of civil actions by or against
                 Bank.                                                
    290o-6.     Effectiveness of Agreement.                           
    290o-7.     Exemption from securities laws for certain securities
                 issued by Bank; reports required.                    

          SUBCHAPTER XXXI - INTERNATIONAL RENEWABLE ENERGY AGENCY      
    290p.       Acceptance of statute and membership.