[Public Papers of the Presidents of the United States: William J. Clinton (1998, Book II)] [December 29, 1998] [Page 2217] [From the U.S. Government Publishing Office www.gpo.gov]
Letter to Congressional Leaders Transmitting a Plan and Report on Reorganization of the Foreign Affairs Agencies December 29, 1998 Dear __________: I hereby submit the reorganization plan and report required by section 1601 of the Foreign Affairs Reform and Restructuring Act of 1998 (Public Law 105-277, Division G). As required by the Act, the reorganization plan and report describe how the United States Arms Control and Disarmament Agency, the United States Information Agency, and portions of the United States Agency for International Development will be integrated into the Department of State. Sincerely, William J. Clinton Note: Identical letters were sent to Jesse Helms, chairman, and Joseph R. Biden, Jr., ranking member, Senate Committee on Foreign Relations; Ted Stevens, chairman, and Robert C. Byrd, ranking member, Senate Committee on Appropriations; Benjamin A. Gilman, chairman, and Lee Hamilton, ranking member, House Committee on International Relations; and Robert L. Livingston, chairman, and David R. Obey, ranking member, House Committee on Appropriations. This letter was released by the Office of the Press Secretary on December 30.