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Apr 23, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced on May 14, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 7th congressional district
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Last Updated: May 22, 2008
Length: 32 pages
Passed House — Jun 25, 2008
To require certain standards and enforcement provisions to prevent child abuse and neglect in residential programs, and for other purposes.
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Last Action: Feb 23, 2009
Last Action: Jun 25, 2008
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5876 — 110th Congress: Stop Child Abuse in Residential Programs for Teens Act of 2008. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr5876
“H.R. 5876 — 110th Congress: Stop Child Abuse in Residential Programs for Teens Act of 2008.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. September 3, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr5876>
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