New Cosponsor — Dec 14, 2010
New Cosponsor: Rep. Zoe Lofgren [D-CA19]
The bill now has 36 cosponsors (19 Republicans, 17 Democrats).
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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.
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. (2016). 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. February 7, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr4986>
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