S. 1667 (112th): Stop Child Abuse in Residential Programs for Teens Act of 2011


Oct 6, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 6, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Thomas “Tom” Harkin

Senator from Iowa



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Last Updated: Oct 6, 2011
Length: 31 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to require certain standards and enforcement provisions to prevent child abuse and neglect in residential programs, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Stop Child Abuse in Residential Programs for Teens Act of 2011 - Directs the Assistant Secretary for Children and Families of the Department of Health and Human Services to require ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Oct 6, 2011

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1667”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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