Extends Jordan’s eligibility for streamlined defense sales until 2022.
United States-Jordan Defense Cooperation Extension Act
This bill amends the United States-Jordan Defense Cooperation Act of 2015 to extend Jordan’s inclusion among the countries eligible for certain streamlined defense sales until December 31, 2022.
The bill expresses the sense of Congress that the governments of the United States and Jordan should negotiate a new Memorandum of Understanding through FY2022 to enhance Jordan’s military capacity and local economy.
The President is authorized to establish and operate an enterprise fund to provide assistance to Jordan. The fund’s authority to provide assistance shall terminate on the earlier of December 31, 2022, or the date on which the fund is liquidated in accordance with this bill.