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Feb 4, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on December 14, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Massachusetts
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Last Updated: Dec 21, 2010
Length: 68 pages
A bill to combat international violence against women and girls.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2982”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 2982 — 111th Congress: International Violence Against Women Act of 2010. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s2982
“S. 2982 — 111th Congress: International Violence Against Women Act of 2010.” www.GovTrack.us. 2010. February 12, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s2982>
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