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September 29, 1998

Presidential Determination No. 98-37

                               THE WHITE HOUSE

                        Office of the Press Secretary
  For Immediate Release
  September 29, 1998



                             September 29, 1998



                                     Presidential Determination
                                     No.        98-37



  MEMORANDUM FOR THE SECRETARY OF STATE

  SUBJECT:       Use of $10 Million in Nonproliferation, Anti-Terrorism,
  Demining            and Related Programs Account Funds and $5 Million in
  Economic            Support Funds for a U.S. Contribution to the Korean
  Peninsula                Development Organization (KEDO)

  Pursuant to the authority vested in me by section 614(a)(1) of the
  Foreign Assistance Act of 1961, as amended, 22 U.S.C. 2364(a)(1) (the
  "Act"), I hereby determine that it is important to the security interests
  of the United States to furnish up to $10 million in funds made available
  under the heading "Nonproliferation, Anti-Terrorism, Demining and Related
  Programs" in title II of the Foreign Operations, Export Financing, and
  Related Programs Appropriations Act, 1998 (Public Law 105-118), and $5
  million in funds made available under Chapter 4 of Part II of the Act for
  the U.S. contribution to KEDO without regard to any provision of law
  within the scope of section 614(a)(1).  I hereby authorize this
  contribution.

  You are hereby authorized and directed to transmit this determination to
  the Congress and to arrange for its publication in the Federal Register.



                                     WILLIAM J. CLINTON



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