H.R. 2400 (112th): Religious and Parental Rights Defense Act of 2011


Jun 24, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 24, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Brad Sherman

Representative for California's 27th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 24, 2011
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Full Title

To prevent States from prohibiting male circumcision.

Summary (CRS)

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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Jun 24, 2011

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