S. 32 (113th): Child Custody Protection Act of 2013


Jan 22, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

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


Robert “Rob” Portman

Junior Senator from Ohio



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Last Updated: Jan 22, 2013
Length: 6 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to prohibit taking minors across State lines in circumvention of laws requiring the involvement of parents in abortion decisions.

Summary (CRS)

1/22/2013--Introduced.Child Custody Protection Act of 2013 - Amends the federal criminal code to prohibit knowingly transporting a minor child across a state line to obtain an abortion (deems such transporting ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 22, 2013

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 32”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


6 cosponsors (6R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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S. 201 (114th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 21, 2015

S. 369 (Related)
Child Interstate Abortion Notification Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 14, 2013

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