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H.R. 2103 (111th): International Protecting Girls by Preventing Child Marriage Act of 2009

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To protect girls in developing countries through the prevention of child marriage, and for other purposes.

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Betty McCollum

Sponsor. Representative for Minnesota's 4th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Apr 27, 2009
Length: 13 pages
Introduced
Apr 27, 2009
111th Congress (2009–2010)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 27, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

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Apr 27, 2009
 
Introduced

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H.R. 2103 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 2103. This is the one from the 111th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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