Secretary's Determination of Six Months' Suspension under Title III of Libertad

Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs
Washington, DC
January 5, 2017

The Secretary of State reported on January 4, 2017 to the appropriate congressional committees that, consistent with Section 306(c)(2) of the Cuban Liberty and Democratic Solidarity (LIBERTAD) Act of 1996 (Public Law 104-114; 22 U.S.C. 6021-6091) and the authority delegated to the Secretary by the President on January 31, 2013, the Secretary had made the statutorily required determination in order to suspend for six months beyond February 1, 2017 the right to bring an action under Title III of the Act.