S. 473 (111th): Senator Paul Simon Study Abroad Foundation Act of 2009


Feb 25, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 25, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Richard Durbin

Senator from Illinois



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Last Updated: Mar 2, 2009
Length: 29 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to establish the Senator Paul Simon Study Abroad Foundation.

Summary (CRS)

2/25/2009--Introduced.Senator Paul Simon Study Abroad Foundation Act of 2009 - Establishes in the executive branch the Senator Paul Simon Study Abroad Foundation.Requires the Foundation to award grants, increasingly for study ... Read more >

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Feb 25, 2009

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Mar 2, 2009
Text Published

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 473”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


33 cosponsors (25D, 6R, 2I) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 991 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 27, 2007

H.R. 2410 (Related)
Foreign Relations Authorization Act, Fiscal Years 2010 and 2011

Passed House
Last Action: Jun 10, 2009

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