S. 3477 (112th): Women, Peace, and Security Act of 2012


Aug 1, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 1, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Barbara Boxer

Junior Senator from California



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Last Updated: Aug 1, 2012
Length: 26 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to ensure that the United States promotes women's meaningful inclusion and participation in mediation and negotiation processes undertaken in order to prevent, mitigate, or resolve violent conflict and implements the United States National Action Plan on Women, Peace, and Security.

Summary (CRS)

8/1/2012--Introduced.Women, Peace, and Security Act of 2012 - Expresses the sense of Congress that: (1) implementation of the United States National Action Plan on Women, Peace, and Security (NAP) is ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Aug 1, 2012

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. 3477”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


13 cosponsors (10D, 3R) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


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

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