Peace Corps Improvement and Expansion Act of 2009 Moves Another Step Forward
The Senate Foreign Relations Committee approved by voice vote April 13, 2010 the Peace Corps Improvement and Expansion Act of 2009 (S 1382). Sponsored by Sen. Chris Dodd (D-CT), the bill would require the Peace Corps director to develop a strategic plan for improving and expanding the Peace Corps, including:
1. Strengthen Peace Corps management capabilities and program effectiveness;
The bill will now move to the full Senate for a vote.