S. 3529 (110th): Global Food Security Act of 2008


Sep 22, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 22, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Richard Lugar

Senator from Indiana



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Last Updated: Sep 22, 2008
Length: 24 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal years 2010 through 2014 to provide assistance to foreign countries to promote food security, to stimulate rural economies, and to improve emergency response to food crises, to amend the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

9/22/2008--Introduced.Global Food Security Act of 2008 - States that is U.S. policy to promote global food security, improve agricultural productivity, and support the development of institutions of higher learning.Directs the ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Sep 22, 2008

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3529”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


2 cosponsors (2D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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