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Text of the To amend the Child Soldiers Prevention Act of 2008 to prohibit peacekeeping operations assistance to countries that recruit and use ...

...recruit and use child soldiers.

This bill was introduced on July 13, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. The text of the bill below is as of Jul 13, 2011 (Introduced).

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112th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 2519

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

July 13, 2011

introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs

A BILL

To amend the Child Soldiers Prevention Act of 2008 to prohibit peacekeeping operations assistance to countries that recruit and use child soldiers.

1.

Prohibition on peacekeeping operations assistance to countries that recruit and use child soldiers

(a)

In general

Section 404(a) of the Child Soldiers Prevention Act of 2008 (22 U.S.C. 2370c–1(a)) is amended—

(1)

by striking or 541 and inserting , 541, or 551; and

(2)

by striking or 2347 and inserting , 2347, or 2348.

(b)

Effective date

The amendments made by subsection (a) take effect on the date of the enactment of this Act and apply with respect to amounts made available for assistance under section 551 of the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 that are unobligated or unexpended on or after such date.