To realign structures and reallocate resources in the Federal Government in keeping with the core belief that families are the best protection for children and the bedrock of any society to bolster United States diplomacy targeted at ensuring that every child can grow up in a permanent, safe, nurturing, and loving family, and to ensure that intercountry adoption to the United States becomes a viable and fully developed option for providing families for children in need, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 12th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: May 18, 2017
Length: 27 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on May 18, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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11 Cosponsors (7 Republicans, 4 Democrats)
What legislators are saying
“Weekly E-Newsletter: My Take: Protecting the Most Vulnerable Among Us”
— Rep. Kay Granger [R-TX12] (Sponsor) on May 26, 2017
May 18, 2017
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H.R. 2532 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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