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Text of the Audrey Nerenberg Act

This bill was introduced on April 10, 2002, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. The text of the bill below is as of Apr 10, 2002 (Introduced).

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HR 4162 IH

107th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. R. 4162

To amend the Missing Children’s Assistance Act to extend the applicability of such Act to individuals determined to have a mental capacity less than 18 years of age.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

APRIL 10, 2002

Mrs. THURMAN introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Education and the Workforce


A BILL

To amend the Missing Children’s Assistance Act to extend the applicability of such Act to individuals determined to have a mental capacity less than 18 years of age.

    Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

    This Act may be cited as the ‘Audrey Nerenberg Act’.

SEC. 2. AMENDMENT.

    Section 403(1) of the Missing Children’s Assistance Act (42 U.S.C. 5772(1)) is amended by inserting ‘(or whose mental capacity is less than 18 years of age as determined by an appropriate medical authority)’ after ‘age’.

SEC. 3. EFFECTIVE DATE.

    This Act and the amendment made by this Act shall take effect on the 1st day of the 1st fiscal year beginning after the date of the enactment of this Act.