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Feb 5, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on March 31, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Indiana
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Last Updated: May 13, 2009
Length: 38 pages
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.
5/13/2009--Reported to Senate amended.Global Food Security Act of 2009 - TitleI - Policy, Objectives, Planning, and CoordinationSection101 - States that it is U.S. policy to promote global food security, improve ... Read more >
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 22, 2008
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 26, 2009
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 384 — 111th Congress: Global Food Security Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s384
“S. 384 — 111th Congress: Global Food Security Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. November 29, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s384>
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