S. 384 (111th): Global Food Security Act of 2009

A bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal years 2010 through 2014 to provide assistance to foreign countries to promote food security, to stimulate rural economies, and to improve emergency response to food crises, to amend the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Feb 5, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 31, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Richard Lugar

Senator from Indiana

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: May 13, 2009
Length: 38 pages

History

Feb 5, 2009
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Mar 31, 2009
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

S. 384 (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.

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

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