S. 645 (112th): Child Protection Improvements Act of 2012

Introduced:

Mar 17, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 13, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Charles “Chuck” Schumer

Senior Senator from New York

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 19, 2012
Length: 84 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the National Child Protection Act of 1993 to establish a permanent background check system.

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History

Mar 17, 2011
 
Introduced

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Sep 13, 2012
 
Reported by Committee

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Details

Cosponsors
12 cosponsors (8D, 4R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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

Related Bills

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S. 1365 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 25, 2009

H.R. 1360 (Related)
Child Protection Improvements Act of 2011

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 4, 2011

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