To clarify the definitions of certain terms relating to marriage under Federal law to prevent child marriages, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 1st congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jan 19, 2018
Length: 4 pages
Jan 19, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on January 19, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jan 19, 2018
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H.R. 4867 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Child Marriage Prevention Act, H.R. 4867, 115th Cong. (2018).
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