To direct the Attorney General to make grants to States that have in place laws that terminate the parental rights of men who father children through rape.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 23rd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 22, 2013
Length: 6 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on July 22, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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54 Cosponsors (40 Democrats, 14 Republicans)
Jul 22, 2013
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Mar 4, 2015
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1257 (114th).
H.R. 2772 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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