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S. 1707 (111th): Enhanced Partnership with Pakistan Act of 2009

A bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal years 2010 through 2014 to promote an enhanced strategic partnership with Pakistan and its people, and for other purposes.

Sponsor and status

John Kerry

Sponsor. Senator for Massachusetts. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Aug 23, 2010
Length: 20 pages
Sep 24, 2009
111th Congress (2009–2010)

Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 15, 2009

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 15, 2009.

Pub.L. 111-73

1 Cosponsor (1 Republican)


Incorporated legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

H.R. 3642: Enhanced Partnership with Pakistan Act of 2009

Introduced on Sep 24, 2009. 100% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 2410: Foreign Relations Authorization Act, Fiscal Years 2010 and 2011

Passed House (Senate next) on Jun 10, 2009. 2% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 1886: Pakistan Enduring Assistance and Cooperation Enhancement Act of 2009

Passed House (Senate next) on Jun 11, 2009. 19% incorporated. (compare text)


Sep 24, 2009

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Sep 24, 2009
Passed Senate (House next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Sep 30, 2009
Passed House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 15, 2009
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

S. 1707 (111th) 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 1707. This is the one from the 111th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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