S. 962 (111th): Enhanced Partnership with Pakistan Act of 2009


May 4, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on June 24, 2009 but was never passed by the House.


John Kerry

Senator from Massachusetts



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Last Updated: Jun 24, 2009
Length: 34 pages

See Instead:

S. 1707 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Oct 15, 2009

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal years 2009 through 2013 to promote an enhanced strategic partnership with Pakistan and its people, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

6/24/2009--Passed Senate amended.Enhanced Partnership with Pakistan Act of 2009 - Section4 - States that it is U.S. policy to:(1) support the consolidation of democracy in Pakistan;(2) build a long-term relationship ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 4, 2009

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jun 16, 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.

Jun 24, 2009
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 962”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


11 cosponsors (10D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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