Action Specific Human Rights Legislation for El Salvador

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Kenneth Anderson

American University - Washington College of Law

Date Written: Winter 1985

Abstract

This law journal note dating from the Central American civil wars of the 1980s discusses ways in which the US Congress could impose detailed action requirements related to human rights as a condition of continuing US military assistance to the government of El Salvador.

Keywords: Protection; Human Rights; Abuses; Foreign Assistance Act; El Salvador; Certification Requirement; Action Specific; Country Specific; Gross Violations; Arms Export Control Act; National Guardsmen; Good Faith Progress; Good Faith Efforts; Specter Amendment; Archdiocese of San Salvador

JEL Classification: B25; B29; B30; B31

Suggested Citation

Anderson, Kenneth, Action Specific Human Rights Legislation for El Salvador (Winter 1985). Harvard Journal on Legislation, Vol. 22, No. 1, 1985. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=935769

Kenneth Anderson (Contact Author)

American University - Washington College of Law ( email )

4300 Nebraska Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20016
United States

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