Feb 17, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on May 24, 2012 but was never passed by the House.
Senator from Illinois
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Last Updated: May 29, 2012
Length: 12 pages
About the bill
A bill to protect girls in developing countries through the prevention of child marriage, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Failed in the House Under Suspension
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 987 (111th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 414 — 112th Congress: International Protecting Girls by Preventing Child Marriage Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s414
“S. 414 — 112th Congress: International Protecting Girls by Preventing Child Marriage Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. August 27, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s414>
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