Senate Bill 4392
116th Congress(2019-2020)
Ukraine Security Partnership Act
Introduced
Introduced
Introduced in Senate on Jul 30, 2020
Overview
Text
Sponsor
Introduced
Jul 30, 2020
Latest Action
Jul 30, 2020
Origin Chamber
Senate
Type
Bill
Bill
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Bill Number
4392
Congress
116
Policy Area
International Affairs
International Affairs
Primary focus of measure is matters affecting foreign aid, human rights, international law and organizations; national governance; arms control; diplomacy and foreign officials; alliances and collective security. Measures concerning trade agreements, tariffs, foreign investments, and foreign loans may fall under Foreign Trade and International Finance policy area.
Sponsorship by Party
Idaho
Connecticut
New Hampshire
New Jersey
No Senate votes have been held for this bill.
Summary

Ukraine Security Partnership Act

This bill contains provisions related to U.S. support for Ukraine.

The Department of State shall report to Congress a strategy on (1) using diplomacy to support Ukraine, and (2) encouraging other countries to donate excess defense equipment to Ukraine. The State Department shall also establish a U.S.-Europe Working Group on Ukraine.

The President shall appoint a Special Envoy for Ukraine, who shall engage in diplomatic activities related to the peace process between Ukraine and Russia and dialogue with countries in the Black Sea region.

The bill also authorizes the State Department for FY2021-FY2025 to (1) provide grants and loans to Ukraine for acquiring U.S. defense equipment and services through the Foreign Military Financing program, and (2) provide training for Ukraine's military through the International Military Education and Training program.

From FY2021-FY2025, Ukraine shall have priority access to excess U.S. defense articles.

Text (1)
Actions (2)
07/30/2020
Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.
07/30/2020
Introduced in Senate
Public Record
Created
Jul 31, 2020 4:42:07 AM
Updated
Oct 27, 2020 5:32:53 AM