H.R. 2410 (111th): Foreign Relations Authorization Act, Fiscal Years 2010 and 2011


May 14, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on June 10, 2009 but was never passed by the Senate.


Howard Berman

Representative for California's 28th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 22, 2009
Length: 512 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To authorize appropriations for the Department of State and the Peace Corps for fiscal years 2010 and 2011, to modernize the Foreign Service, to authorize democratic, economic, and social development assistance for Pakistan, to authorize security assistance for Pakistan, and for other purposes.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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May 14, 2009

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May 20, 2009
Reported by Committee

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Jun 10, 2009
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Jun 11, 2009
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House (Engrossed).

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Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

Jun 10, 2009 5:45 p.m.
Agreed to 257/171
Jun 10, 2009 5:50 p.m.
Failed 205/224
Jun 10, 2009 5:54 p.m.
Agreed to 429/0
Jun 10, 2009 5:58 p.m.
Agreed to 432/0
Jun 10, 2009 6:03 p.m.
Failed 178/254
Jun 10, 2009 6:06 p.m.
Failed 183/245
Jun 10, 2009 6:11 p.m.
Agreed to 428/3
Jun 10, 2009 6:49 p.m.
Passed 235/187

Subject Areas
Related Bills

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S. 3503 (Related)
International Documentary Exchange Act of 2010

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 17, 2010

H.R. 3714 (Related)
Daniel Pearl Freedom of the Press Act of 2009

Enacted — Signed by the President
May 17, 2010

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