S. 1175 (110th): Child Soldier Prevention Act of 2007


Apr 19, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 19, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Richard Durbin

Senator from Illinois



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Last Updated: Apr 19, 2007
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About the bill

Full Title

A bill to end the use of child soldiers in hostilities around the world, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

4/19/2007--Introduced.Child Soldier Prevention Act of 2007 - Defines "child soldier."Prohibits, with a national interest waiver, funds appropriated or otherwise made available for specified military and related areas from being obligated ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 19, 2007

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1175”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


35 cosponsors (24D, 11R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

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