To address the urgent need for a Federal strategy to ensure that individuals who encounter minors at risk of female genital mutilation are fully prepared to take action to prevent the practice, and individuals who have been subjected to female genital mutilation can seek necessary services, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 14th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Feb 5, 2015
Length: 4 pages
Feb 5, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on February 5, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What stakeholders are saying
Feb 5, 2015
H.R. 783 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
How to cite this information.
Civic Impulse. (2018). H.R. 783 — 114th Congress: Zero Tolerance for FGM Act of 2015. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr783
“H.R. 783 — 114th Congress: Zero Tolerance for FGM Act of 2015.” www.GovTrack.us. 2015. February 22, 2018 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr783>
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