H.R. 3077 (111th): Global Food Security Act of 2009


Jun 26, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 26, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Betty McCollum

Representative for Minnesota's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 26, 2009
Length: 54 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To authorize appropriations for fiscal years 2010 through 2014 to provide assistance to foreign countries to promote food security and agricultural development, to develop rural infrastructure and 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)

6/26/2009--Introduced.Global Food Security Act of 2009 - Directs the President to designate an individual to serve as the Special Coordinator for Food Security to: (1) advise the President on international ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 26, 2009

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3077”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


82 cosponsors (79D, 3R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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H.R. 2822 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 25, 2013

S. 384 (Related)
Global Food Security Act of 2009

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Mar 31, 2009

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