New Cosponsor — Dec 7, 2012
New Cosponsor: Rep. Adam Schiff [D-CA28]
The bill now has 29 cosponsors (27 Democrats, 2 Republicans).
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Jul 9, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on July 9, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Minnesota's 4th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 9, 2012
Length: 11 pages
To protect girls in developing countries through the prevention of child marriage, and for other purposes.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 27, 2009
Last Action: May 24, 2012
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 6087 — 112th Congress: International Protecting Girls by Preventing Child Marriage Act of 2012. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr6087
“H.R. 6087 — 112th Congress: International Protecting Girls by Preventing Child Marriage Act of 2012.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. August 27, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr6087>
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