Among other things, the bill authorizes personnel increases at the State Department and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). The bill also changes the Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) by allowing the development of concurrent and subsequent Compacts.
Timeline of the bill:
- Introduced and referred to the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations on January 29, 2010.
- Reported favorably out of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on April 27, 2010.