February 06, 2005

US Senate tasked CIA to prepare reports on Pakistani Proliferation

US senate has tasked CIA to prepare reports on pakistan's efforts to curb Prolifiration of weapons of mass destruction and to fight terroism .

H.R. 4548 - Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2005 (Engrossed as Agreed to or Passed by House) , under heading "SEC. 304. REPORTS ON PAKISTANI EFFORTS TO CURB PROLIFERATION OF WEAPONS OF MASS DESTRUCTION AND TO FIGHT TERRORISM." said "The Director of Central Intelligence shall submit to the appropriate committees of Congress classified reports on the following matters:

(1) The efforts by the Government of Pakistan,
or individuals or entities in Pakistan, to acquire or
transfer weapons of mass destruction and related
technologies, or missile equipment and technology, to
any other nation, entity, or individual.

(2) The steps taken by the Government of
Pakistan to combat proliferation of weapons of mass
destruction and related technologies.

(3) The steps taken by the Government of
Pakistan to safeguard nuclear weapons and related
technologies in the possession of the Government of
Pakistan.

(4) The size of the stockpile of fissile material
of the Government of Pakistan and whether any ad-
ditional fissile material has been produced.


(5) The efforts by the Government of Pakistan
to fight Al Qaeda and the Taliban as well as to dis-
mantle terrorist networks operating inside of Paki-
stan.

(6) The efforts by the Government of Pakistan
to establish and strengthen democratic institutions
in Pakistan. "

The " DEADLINE FOR SUBMITTAL OF REPORTS.—(1) The Director of Central Intelligence shall submit the first report required under subsection (a) not later than 90 days after the date of the enactment of this Act. (2) The Director shall submit subsequent reports required under subsection (a) on April 1 of 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, and 2009. "


Source : http://intelligence.house.gov/Media/PDFS/IAAFY05Engrossed.pdf

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