H.R. 5847 (111th): National Child Protection Training Act


Jul 22, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 22, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Timothy Walz

Representative for Minnesota's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 22, 2010
Length: 8 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act to establish grant programs for the development and implementation of model undergraduate and graduate curricula on child abuse and neglect at institutions of higher education throughout the United States and to assist States in developing forensic interview training programs, to establish regional training centers and other resources for State and local child protection professionals, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

7/22/2010--Introduced.National Child Protection Training Act - Directs the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) to enter into an agreement with the National Child Protection Training Center to establish and ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 22, 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. 5847”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


2 cosponsors (1R, 1D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 6629 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 4, 2012

S. 3437 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 27, 2010

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