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H.R. 5626: Intercountry Adoption Information Act of 2018

To amend the Intercountry Adoption Act of 2000 to require the Secretary of State to report on intercountry adoptions from countries which have significantly reduced adoption rates involving immigration to the United States, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Doug Collins

Sponsor. Representative for Georgia's 9th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jul 11, 2018
Length: 4 pages
Introduced:

Apr 26, 2018

Status:

Passed House (Senate next) on Jul 10, 2018

This bill passed in the House on July 10, 2018 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Prognosis:

37% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Apr 26, 2018
 
Introduced

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May 17, 2018
 
Ordered Reported

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Jul 6, 2018
 
On House Schedule

The House indicated that this bill would be considered in the week ahead.

Jul 10, 2018
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Pending
 
Passed Senate

Pending
 
Signed by the President

H.R. 5626 is a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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