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

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

About the bill

Full Title

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.

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History

Feb 5, 2009
 
Introduced

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Mar 31, 2009
 
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