H.R. 911 (111th): Stop Child Abuse in Residential Programs for Teens Act of 2009


Feb 9, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on February 23, 2009 but was never passed by the Senate.


George Miller

Representative for California's 7th congressional district



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Last Updated: Feb 24, 2009
Length: 31 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To require certain standards and enforcement provisions to prevent child abuse and neglect in residential programs, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

2/23/2009--Passed House without amendment.Stop Child Abuse in Residential Programs for Teens Act of 2009 - Section3 - Directs the Assistant Secretary for Children and Families of the Department of Health ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 9, 2009

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Feb 11, 2009
Reported by Committee

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Feb 23, 2009
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 911”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


23 cosponsors (23D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass
Feb 23, 2009 7:01 p.m.
Passed 295/102

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Primary Source

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