New Cosponsors — Sep 29, 2010
New Cosponsor: Rep. Eleanor Norton [D-DC0]
New Cosponsor: Rep. Fortney “Pete” Stark [D-CA13, 1993-2012]
The bill now has 17 cosponsors (17 Democrats).
Feb 2, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on February 2, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Georgia's 5th congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 2, 2009
Length: 9 pages
To reduce and prevent teen dating violence, and for other purposes.
2/2/2009--Introduced.Teen Dating Violence Prevention Act of 2009 - Authorizes the Attorney General to award grants to state, local, or tribal governments, nonprofit organizations, and community and faith-based organizations to provide ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 7208 (110th).
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. 789”). 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. 789 — 111th Congress: Teen Dating Violence Prevention Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr789
“H.R. 789 — 111th Congress: Teen Dating Violence Prevention Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. November 26, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr789>
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