A bill to combat international violence against women and girls.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Massachusetts. Democrat.
Last Updated: Dec 21, 2010
Length: 68 pages
111th Congress (2009–2010)
This bill was introduced on December 14, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Feb 4, 2010
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Dec 14, 2010
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
S. 2982 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 2982. This is the one from the 111th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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