To amend the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act to provide for the protection of child custody arrangements for parents who are members of the Armed Forces.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Ohio's 3rd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 4, 2012
Length: 4 pages
112th Congress (2011–2013)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on May 30, 2012 but was never passed by the Senate.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
72 Cosponsors (64 Republicans, 8 Democrats)
H.R. 4201 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Servicemember Family Protection Act, H.R. 4201, 112th Cong. (2012).
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