Intelligence Law Glossary - Legal and Law Enforcement Measures

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Legal and Law Enforcement Measures

Statutory Law

22 U.S.C. § 2291(e)(1) (2010) (Title 22—Chapter 32: Foreign Assistance: International Development: International Narcotics Control)

(e) Definitions.  For purposes of this chapter and other provisions of this Act relating specifically to international narcotics matters—
   (1) the term "legal and law enforcement measures" means—
      (A) the enactment and implementation of laws and regulations or the implementation of existing laws and regulations to provide for the progressive control, reduction, and gradual elimination of the illicit cultivation, production, processing, transportation, and distribution of narcotic drugs and other controlled substances; and
      (B) the effective organization, staffing, equipping, funding, and activation of those governmental authorities responsible for narcotics control;