H.R. 2874 (113th): Women, Peace, and Security Act of 2013


Jul 31, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 31, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Janice “Jan” Schakowsky

Representative for Illinois's 9th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 31, 2013
Length: 27 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To ensure that the United States promotes women's meaningful inclusion and participation in mediation and negotiation processes undertaken in order to prevent, mitigate, and resolve violent conflict and implements the United States National Action Plan on Women, Peace, and Security.

Summary (CRS)

7/31/2013--Introduced.Women, Peace, and Security Act of 2013 - Expresses the sense of Congress that:(1) implementation of the United States National Action Plan on Women, Peace, and Security (NAP) is paramount ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 31, 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. 2874”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


30 cosponsors (30D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

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