H.R. 5331 (112th): Violence Against Immigrant Women Act of 2012

Introduced:

May 7, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 7, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Janice “Jan” Schakowsky
Representative for Illinois's 9th congressional district
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: May 7, 2012
Length: 135 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To provide protections against violence against immigrant women, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 2388 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 17, 2007

H.R. 629 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 13, 2013

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History

Introduced
May 7, 2012

Details

Cosponsors
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Committee Assignments
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