To establish an Office of Intercountry Adoptions within the Department of State, and to reform United States laws governing intercountry adoptions.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for South Carolina's 4th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Mar 4, 2004
Length: 32 pages
Mar 4, 2004
108th Congress, 2003–2004
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 4, 2004, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Mar 4, 2004
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H.R. 3896 (108th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 108th Congress, which met from Jan 7, 2003 to Dec 9, 2004. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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