To amend the Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act to require States receiving funds under section 106 of such Act to have in effect a State law providing for a criminal penalty on an individual who fails to report witnessing another individual engaging in sexual abuse of a child.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 33rd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Nov 18, 2011
Length: 2 pages
Nov 18, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on November 18, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Nov 18, 2011
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H.R. 3486 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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