S. 2821 (111th): TRADE Act of 2009


Dec 1, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 1, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Sherrod Brown

Senator from Ohio



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Last Updated: Dec 1, 2009
Length: 35 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to require a review of existing trade agreements and renegotiation of existing trade agreements based on the review, to establish terms for future trade agreements, to express the sense of the Congress that the role of Congress in making trade policy should be strengthened, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Trade Reform, Accountability, Development, and Employment Act of 2009 or the TRADE Act of 2009 - Directs the Comptroller General to:(1) review certain free trade agreements (including Uruguay Round Agreements) ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Dec 1, 2009

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. 2821”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


9 cosponsors (8D, 1I) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

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