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S. 1759 (103rd): National Child Protection Act of 1993

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A bill to establish a national background check procedure to ensure that persons working as child care providers do not have a criminal history of child abuse, to inititate the reporting of all State and Federal child abuse crimes, to establish minimum guidelines for States to follow in conducting background checks and provide protection from inaccurate information for persons subjected to background checks, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Joseph Biden Jr.

Sponsor. Senator for Delaware. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Nov 20, 1993
Length: 18 pages
Introduced
Nov 20, 1993
103rd Congress, 1993–1994
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 20, 1993, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

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History

Nov 20, 1993
 
Introduced

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S. 1759 (103rd) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 103rd Congress, which met from Jan 5, 1993 to Dec 1, 1994. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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