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S. 2269: Global Food Security Reauthorization Act of 2017

A bill to reauthorize the Global Food Security Act of 2016 for 5 additional years.

The federal budget process occurs in two stages: appropriations, which set overall spending limits by agency or program, and authorizations, which direct how federal funds should (or should not) be used. Appropriation and authorization provisions are typically made for single fiscal years. A reauthorization bill like this one renews the authorizations of an expiring law.

Sponsor and status

Robert “Bob” Casey Jr.

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Pennsylvania. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Oct 3, 2018
Length: 1 pages
Introduced:

Dec 21, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 11, 2018

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 11, 2018.

Law:

Pub.L. 115-266

What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform: SpendingTracker.org estimates S. 2269 will add $7.6 billion in new spending through 2028.

History

Dec 21, 2017
 
Introduced

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

May 22, 2018
 
Ordered Reported

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Jun 19, 2018
 
Passed Senate (House next)

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

Sep 28, 2018
 
Passed House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 11, 2018
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

S. 2269 is 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.

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