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S. 641 (112th): Senator Paul Simon Water for the World Act of 2011

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A bill to provide 100,000,000 people with first-time access to safe drinking water and sanitation on a sustainable basis within six years by improving the capacity of the United States Government to fully implement the Senator Paul Simon Water for the Poor Act of 2005.

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Sponsor and status

Richard Durbin

Sponsor. Senator for Illinois. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jul 31, 2012
Length: 22 pages
Introduced
Mar 17, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 19, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

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History

Mar 17, 2011
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Jun 19, 2012
 
Ordered Reported

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S. 641 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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