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S. 2269 (115th): Global Food Security Reauthorization Act of 2017


The text of the bill below is as of Dec 21, 2017 (Introduced).


II

115th CONGRESS

1st Session

S. 2269

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

December 21, 2017

(for himself and Mr. Isakson) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations

A BILL

To reauthorize the Global Food Security Act of 2016 for 5 additional years.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Global Food Security Reauthorization Act of 2017.

2.

Authorization of appropriations

(a)

Assistance To implement the Global Food Security Strategy

Section 6(b) of the Global Food Security Act of 2016 (22 U.S.C. 9305(b)) is amended by striking fiscal years 2017 and 2018 and inserting fiscal years 2017 through 2023.

(b)

Emergency Food Security Program

Section 492(a) of the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 (22 U.S.C. 2292a(a)) is amended by striking fiscal years 2017 and 2018 and inserting fiscal years 2017 through 2023.

3.

Global Food Security Strategy Implementation Reports

Section 8(a) of the Global Food Security Act of 2016 (22 U.S.C. 9307(a)) is amended—

(1)

by striking Not later than 1 year and 2 years and inserting During each of the first 7 years; and

(2)

by striking for 2017 and 2018 and inserting at the end of the reporting period.