THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the Press Secretary
October 21, 1999
MEMORANDUM FOR THE SECRETARY OF STATE
SUBJECT: Waiver and Certification of Statutory Provisions Regarding the Palestine Liberation Organization
Pursuant to the authority and conditions contained in section 540(d) of the Foreign Operations, Export Financing, and Related Programs Appropriations Act, 1999 (Public Law 105-277), as provided for in the Joint Resolution Making Continuing Appropriations for the Fiscal Year 2000, and for Other Purposes, 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 authorized and directed to transmit this determination to the Congress and to publish it in the Federal Register.
WILLIAM J. CLINTON
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