H.R. 4925 (111th): Healthy Media for Youth Act


Mar 24, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 24, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Tammy Baldwin

Representative for Wisconsin's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 24, 2010
Length: 19 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To authorize grants to promote media literacy and youth empowerment programs, to authorize research on the role and impact of depictions of girls and women in the media, to provide for the establishment of a National Task Force on Girls and Women in the Media, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

3/24/2010--Introduced.Healthy Media for Youth Act - Directs the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) to award grants to nonprofit organizations to provide for the establishment, operation, coordination, and evaluation ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 24, 2010

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4925”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


52 cosponsors (51D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 2513 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 13, 2011

S. 3852 (Related)
Healthy Media for Youth Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 28, 2010

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