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Senator Jack Reed and Senator John D. Rockefeller have introduced an amendment to the US Defense Spending bill concerning the US nuclear weapons in Europe.

*SA 2455. Mr. WARNER (for Mr. /Reed/ (for himself and Mr. /Rockefeller/)) proposed an
amendment to the bill S. 1042, to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2006 for
military activities of the Department of Defense, for military construction, and for
defense activities of the Department of Energy, to prescribe personnel strengths for such
fiscal year for the Armed Forces, and for other purposes; as follows:*

On page 296, after line 19, add the following:

*SEC. 1205. REPORT ON NONSTRATEGIC NUCLEAR WEAPONS.*

(a) *REVIEW.*--Not later than six months after date of enactment, the Secretary of
Defense shall, in consultation with the Secretary of State, conduct a review of United
States and Russian nonstrategic nuclear weapons and determine whether it is in the
national security interest of the United States--

(1) to reduce the number of United States and Russian nonstrategic nuclear weapons;

(2) to improve the security of United States and Russian nonstrategic nuclear weapons
in storage and during transport;

(3) to identify and develop mechanisms and procedures to implement transparent
reductions in nonstrategic nuclear weapons; and

(4) to identify and develop mechanisms and procedures to implement the transparent
dismantlement of excess nonstrategic nuclear weapons.

(b) *REPORT.--*

(1) *IN GENERAL.--*The Secretary of Defense shall, in consultation with the Secretary
of State and the Secretary of Energy, submit a joint report on the results of the review
required under subsection (a). The report shall include a plan to implement, not later
than October 1, 2006, actions determined to be in the United States national security
interest.

(2) *FORM.--*The report required under paragraph (1) shall be submitted in unclassified
form, but may include an unclassified annex.


More info on the Amendment: http://thomas.loc.gov/cgi-bin/bdquery/z?d109:SP02455: