S.2269 - Global Food Security Reauthorization Act of 2017115th Congress (2017-2018) |
|Sponsor:||Sen. Casey, Robert P., Jr. [D-PA] (Introduced 12/21/2017)|
|Committees:||Senate - Foreign Relations|
|Latest Action:||10/11/2018 Became Public Law No: 115-266. (All Actions)|
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Text: S.2269 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
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AT THE SECOND SESSION
Begun and held at the City of Washington on Wednesday,
the third day of January, two thousand and eighteen
To reauthorize the Global Food Security Act of 2016 for 5 additional years.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,
This Act may be cited as the “Global Food Security Reauthorization Act of 2017”.
(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”.
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”.