H.R. 2772 (113th): Rape Survivor Child Custody Act

Introduced:

Jul 22, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 22, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Debbie Wasserman Schultz

Representative for Florida's 23rd congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 22, 2013
Length: 6 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Jul 22, 2013
 
Introduced

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2772”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Details

Cosponsors
54 cosponsors (40D, 14R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 1257 (114th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 4, 2015

S. 2443 (Related)
Rape Survivor Child Custody Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 5, 2014

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