H.R. 2518 (110th): Bring Our Children Home Act


May 24, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 24, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Nicholas “Nick” Lampson

Representative for Texas's 22nd congressional district



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Last Updated: May 24, 2007
Length: 12 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To implement certain measures to increase the effectiveness of international child abduction remedies, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

5/24/2007--Introduced.Bring Our Children Home Act - Amends the Missing Children's Assistance Act to expand the definition of "missing child."Requires the Attorney General to provide state and local law enforcement agencies ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 24, 2007

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2518”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


34 cosponsors (30D, 4R) (show)

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 3941 (108th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 11, 2004

H.R. 6095 (Related)
International and Parental Child Abduction Remedies Assistance Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 20, 2008

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