H.R. 1311 (113th): Kilah Davenport Child Protection Act of 2013


Mar 21, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 21, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Robert Pittenger

Representative for North Carolina's 9th congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 21, 2013
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To prohibit certain grants under the Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act to States that do not provide for certain minimal terms of imprisonment for certain child abusers, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

3/21/2013--Introduced.Kilah Davenport Child Protection Act of 2013 - Prohibits the Secretary of Health and Human Services from making grants to a state for specified child abuse or neglect prevention and ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 21, 2013

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1311”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


14 cosponsors (11R, 3D) (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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