H.R.5656 - Global Food Security Act of 2014113th Congress (2013-2014)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Smith, Christopher H. [R-NJ-4] (Introduced 09/18/2014)|
|Committees:||House - Foreign Affairs|
|Latest Action:||12/11/2014 Received in the Senate. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.5656 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Passed House amended (12/10/2014)
Global Food Security Act of 2014 - Expresses the sense of Congress that the President, in providing assistance to implement the Global Food Security Strategy, should:
- coordinate federal efforts to implement the Strategy,
- utilize open and streamlined solicitations to allow for the participation of a wide range of implementing partners, and
- strengthen existing partnerships between developing country institutions of agricultural sciences with U.S. universities with a focus on building the agriculture capacities of developing nation universities.
Directs the President to coordinate the development and implementation of a comprehensive global food security strategy.
Authorizes the President to provide assistance to implement the Global Food Security Strategy. Authorizes FY2015 appropriations.