S. 2778 (111th): Economic Development Revitalization Act of 2009


Nov 16, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 18, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Barbara Boxer

Senator from California



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Last Updated: Jan 20, 2010
Length: 22 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Public Works and Economic Development Act of 1965 to reauthorize that Act, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

1/20/2010--Reported to Senate amended.Economic Development Revitalization Act of 2008 - Section1 - Amends the Public Works and Economic Development Act of 1965 to authorize appropriations for economic development assistance programs ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Nov 16, 2009

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Nov 18, 2009
Reported by Committee

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2778”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


6 cosponsors (3R, 3D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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S. 3551 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Sep 17, 2008

S. 782 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Failed Cloture
Last Action: Jun 21, 2011

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