H.R. 4594 (111th): International Violence Against Women Act of 2010


Feb 4, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 4, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


William “Bill” Delahunt

Representative for Massachusetts's 10th congressional district



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Last Updated: Feb 4, 2010
Length: 44 pages

See Instead:

S. 2982 (same title)
Reported by Committee — Dec 14, 2010

About the bill

Full Title

To combat international violence against women and girls.

Summary (CRS)

2/4/2010--Introduced.International Violence Against Women Act of 2010 - Directs the Secretary of State to establish the Office for Global Women's Issues, to be headed by the Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 4, 2010

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4594”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


134 cosponsors (127D, 7R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

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