H.R. 6521 (111th): International Prevention of Child Marriage Act of 2010


Dec 14, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 14, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

Representative for Florida's 18th congressional district



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Last Updated: Dec 14, 2010
Length: 5 pages

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Full Title

To protect girls in developing countries through the prevention of child marriage, and for other purposes.

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Dec 14, 2010

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22 cosponsors (22R) (show)
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Related Bills

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

S. 987 (Related)
International Protecting Girls by Preventing Child Marriage Act of 2010

Failed Under Suspension
Last Action: Dec 16, 2010

H.R. 2103 (Related)
International Protecting Girls by Preventing Child Marriage Act of 2009

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 27, 2009

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