To prohibit discrimination in adoption or foster care placements based on the sexual orientation, gender identity, or marital status of any prospective adoptive or foster parent, or the sexual orientation or gender identity of the child involved.
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Mar 10, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 10, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 13th congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 10, 2010
Length: 11 pages
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Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1681 (112th).
H.R. 4806 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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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.
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