New Cosponsor — Dec 14, 2010
New Cosponsor: Rep. Zoe Lofgren [D-CA19]
The bill now has 36 cosponsors (19 Republicans, 17 Democrats).
Mar 25, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on March 25, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 40th congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 25, 2010
Length: 5 pages
To develop a strategy for assisting stateless children from North Korea, and for other purposes.
3/25/2010--Introduced.North Korean Refugee Adoption Act of 2010 - Directs the Secretary of State to develop a comprehensive strategy for facilitating the adoption of North Korean children by U.S. citizens. Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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. 4986”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 4986 — 111th Congress: North Korean Refugee Adoption Act of 2010. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr4986
“H.R. 4986 — 111th Congress: North Korean Refugee Adoption Act of 2010.” www.GovTrack.us. 2010. November 27, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr4986>
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