S. 627 (110th): Safe Babies Act of 2007


Feb 15, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 15, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Thomas “Tom” Harkin

Senator from Iowa



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Last Updated: Mar 26, 2007
Length: 24 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act of 1974 to improve the health and well-being of maltreated infants and toddlers through the creation of a National Court Teams Resource Center, to assist local Court Teams, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

3/26/2007--Reported to Senate without amendment.Safe Babies Act of 2007 - Amends the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act of 1974 to require the Administrator of the Office of Juvenile Justice ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 15, 2007

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Mar 15, 2007
Reported by Committee

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 627”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


13 cosponsors (7D, 6R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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S. 1554 (111th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 31, 2009

H.R. 1082 (Related)
Safe Babies Act of 2007

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 15, 2007

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