A bill to amend the William Wilberforce Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act of 2008 to prohibit the provision of peacekeeping operations assistance to governments of countries that recruit and use child soldiers.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Illinois. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jun 22, 2011
Length: 4 pages
112th Congress (2011–2013)
This bill was introduced on June 22, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Jun 22, 2011
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S. 1259 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 1259. This is the one from the 112th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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