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INTERNATIONAL AGREEMENTS OTHER THAN TREATIES [58 STAT. June 28, 1944 [E. A. S.427] Agreement between the United States of America and Venezuela ex- tending with modifications the agreement of February 18, 1943, respecting a health and sanitation program. Effected by exchange of notes signed at Caracas June 28, 1944; effective July 1, 1944. The American Ambassador to the Venezuelan Minister for Foreign Affairs No. 1777 EMBASSY OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA Caracas,June 28, 1944 EXCELLENCY: Authorized by my Government, I have the honor to confirm in this note, as a result of the conversations between Your Excellency and the undersigned and between the Minister of Health and Social Assist- ance and the Vice President of the Institute of Inter-American Affairs of the Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs in the United States of America, that it has been agreed between the Gov- ernments of the United States of America and of the United States of Venezuela to extend for a period of thirty months, counting from July 1 next, the cooperative program of health and sanitation which is actually being carried out by the Oficina Cooperativa Interamericana de Salud Piblica, in conformity with the stipulations of the notes 57 Stat. 1126. exchanged between Your Excellency and the undersigned on February 18, 1943. The said extension shall be effected subject to the following stipulations: Stipulations. FIRST. The funds furnished in accordance with the present agree- Malaria control,etc. tl ent shall be invested in projects for the control of malaria and in any others, that, by mutual agreement, may be decided upon by the Minister of Health and Social Assistance or his representative and the Chief of the Field Party of the Institute of Inter-American Affairs in Venezuela or his representative. Venezuelan contri- SECOND. For the purposes of this extension, the Government of bution. Venezuela shall contribute, at the times herein set forth, the equivalent in bolivars of five hundred thousand dollars ($500,000): During the period from the 1st of July 1944 to June 30, 1945 .... .. $150, 000 During the period from the 1st of July 1945 to June 30, 1946 ....... 200, 000 During the period from the 1st of July 1946 to December 31, 1946 . . 150, 000 stltutetont nte-AmeTIRD. The Institute of Inter-American Affairs, in turn, shall con- ican Affairs. tribute for the same purposes to the Oficina Cooperativa Interameri- cana de Salud Publica at the times herein set forth and in accordance with the exigencies of the work undertaken, the equivalent in bolivars 1446