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Committee on Financial ServicesCommittee on Foreign AffairsIntroducedJuly 30th, 2009
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North Korea Sanctions Act of 2009
To impose certain sanctions on North Korea as a result of the detonation by that country of a nuclear explosive device on May 25, 2009, and for other purposes.
North Korea Sanctions Act of 2009 - Imposes certain sanctions under the Arms Export Control Act on North Korea as a result of its May 2009 detonation of a nuclear explosive device. Authorizes the President to waive such sanctions for reasons of national security or nonproliferation objectives.