To prohibit discrimination in adoption or foster care placements based on the sexual orientation, gender identification, or marital status of any prospective adoptive or foster parent.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 13th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Oct 15, 2009
Length: 9 pages
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on October 15, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Oct 15, 2009
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
May 3, 2011
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1681 (112th).
H.R. 3827 (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.
This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
How to cite this information.
We recommend the following MLA-formatted citation when using the information you see here in academic work:
GovTrack.us. (2019). H.R. 3827 — 111th Congress: Every Child Deserves a Family Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr3827
“H.R. 3827 — 111th Congress: Every Child Deserves a Family Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. June 17, 2019 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr3827>
Every Child Deserves a Family Act, H.R. 3827, 111th Cong. (2009).
|title=H.R. 3827 (111th)
|accessdate=June 17, 2019
|author=111th Congress (2009)
|date=October 15, 2009
|quote=Every Child Deserves a Family Act
Where is this information from?
GovTrack automatically collects legislative information from a variety of governmental and non-governmental sources. This page is sourced primarily from Congress.gov, the official portal of the United States Congress. Congress.gov is generally updated one day after events occur, and so legislative activity shown here may be one day behind. Data via the congress project.