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

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

About the bill

Full Title

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.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 1593 (111th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 6, 2009

H.R. 3692 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 27, 2007

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 2120” means this is a Senate 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.

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History

Introduced
Oct 1, 2007
Reported by Committee
Jun 24, 2008

Details

Cosponsors
13 cosponsors (9D, 4R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no votes related to this bill.

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