note from the secretary of state
Subject: 506(a)(1) Authorization
Foreign Aid Act of 1961
Pursuant to the powers vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, including Section 621 of the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 (FAA), I hereby delegate submits to the Secretary of State the authority set forth in Section 506(a))(1) FAA Directed Cut up to $400 million in funding to the Department of Defense for Defense Articles and Services and Education and military training in order to provide assistance to Ukraine and to make the decisions required under this section to direct such withdrawals.
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Joseph R. Biden Jr.