S. 705 (111th): Overseas Private Investment Corporation Reauthorization Act of 2009


Mar 25, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

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


John Kerry

Senator from Massachusetts



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Last Updated: Dec 15, 2009
Length: 26 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to reauthorize the programs of the Overseas Private Investment Corporation, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Section2 - Amends the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 to extend Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC) authority to make loans and issue investment insurance and investment guarantees through September 30, ... Read more >

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Mar 25, 2009

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Mar 31, 2009
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 705”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


6 cosponsors (5D, 1R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 3627 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 14, 2012

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