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H.R. 2175: Stop Harmful Adolescent Marriage Act of 2019


The text of the bill below is as of Apr 9, 2019 (Introduced).


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116th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 2175

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

April 9, 2019

introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary

A BILL

To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide that a spouse must be at least 18 years of age, and for other purposes.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Stop Harmful Adolescent Marriage Act of 2019.

2.

Age requirement for spouses

Section 101(a)(35) of the Immigration and Nationality Act (8 U.S.C. 1101(a)(35)) is amended by inserting after does not include the following: any individual under 18 years of age or.