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PUBLIC LAW 102-138—OCT. 28, 1991 105 STAT. 731 weapons in violation of international law or has used lethal chemical or biological weapons against its own nationals. (2) REPORT TO CONGRESS. — Not later than 60 days after receiving such a request, the President shall provide to the Chairman of the Committee on Foreign Relations of the Senate and the Chairman of the Committee on Foreign Affairs of the House of Representatives a written report on the information held by the executive branch which is pertinent to the issue of whether the specified government, on or after the date of the enactment of this Act, has used chemical or biological weapons in violation of international law or has used lethal chemical or biological weapons against its own nationals. This report shall contain an analysis of each of the items enumerated in subsection (a)(2). SEC. 507. SANCTIONS AGAINST USE OF CHEMICAL OR BIOLOGICAL President. WEAPONS. 22 USC 5605. (a) INITIAL SANCTIONS.— If, at any time, the President makes a determination pursuant to section 506(a)(1) with respect to the government of a foreign country, the President shall forthwith impose the following sanctions: (1) FOREIGN ASSISTANCE.— The United States Government shall terminate assistance to that country under the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961, except for urgent humanitarian assistance and food or other agricultural commodities or products. (2) ARMS SALES. —The United States Government shall terminate— (A) sales to that country under the Arms Export Control Act of any defense articles, defense services, or design and construction services, and (B) licenses for the export to that country of any item on the United States Munitions List. (3) ARMS SALES FINANCING.— The United States Government shall terminate all foreign military financing for that country under the Arms Export Control Act. (4) DENIAL OF UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT CREDIT OR OTHER FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE. — The United States Government shall deny to that country any credit, credit guarantees, or other financial assistance by any department, agency, or instrumentality of the United States Government, including the Export- Import Bank of the United States. (5) EXPORTS OF NATIONAL SECURITY-SENSITIVE GOODS AND TECH- NOLOGY. —The authorities of section 6 of the Export Administration Act of 1979 (50 U.S.C. 2405) shall be used to prohibit the export to that country of any goods or technology on that part of the control list established under section 5(c)(1) of that Act (22 U.S.C. 2404(c)(1)). (b) ADDITIONAL SANCTIONS IF CERTAIN CONDITIONS NOT MET. — (1) PRESIDENTIAL DETERMINATION.—Unless, within 3 months after making a determination pursuant to section 506(a)(1) with respect to a foreign government, the President determines and certifies in writing to the Congress that— (A) that government is no longer using chemical or biological weapons in violation of international law or using lethal chemical or biological weapons against its own nationals.