New Cosponsor — Jul 19, 2011
New Cosponsor: Rep. Steve Cohen [D-TN9]
The bill now has 10 cosponsors (10 Democrats).
Jun 24, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on June 24, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 27th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jun 24, 2011
Length: 2 pages
To prevent States from prohibiting male circumcision.
6/24/2011--Introduced.Religious and Parental Rights Defense Act of 2011 - Prohibits a state or a political subdivision from adopting or continuing in force a law, regulation, or order that prohibits or ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 2400 — 112th Congress: Religious and Parental Rights Defense Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2400
“H.R. 2400 — 112th Congress: Religious and Parental Rights Defense Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. October 5, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2400>
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