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S. 2120 (110th): Social Investment and Economic Development for the Americas Act of 2007

A bill to authorize the establishment of a Social Investment and Economic Development Fund for the Americas to provide assistance to reduce poverty, expand the middle class, and foster increased economic opportunity in the countries of the Western Hemisphere, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Oct 1, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 24, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Robert “Bob” Menéndez

Senator from New Jersey

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 15, 2008
Length: 22 pages

History

Oct 1, 2007
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Jun 24, 2008
 
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

S. 2120 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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