To end the use of child soldiers in hostilities around the world, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Jul 28, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on July 28, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New Jersey's 4th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 28, 2006
Length: 13 pages
Jul 28, 2006
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Feb 16, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1191.
H.R. 5966 (109th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 109th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2005 to Dec 9, 2006. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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