S. 1191 (93rd): Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act

Introduced:

Mar 13, 1973
93rd Congress, 1973–1974

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Jan 31, 1974

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on January 31, 1974.

Law:

Pub.L. 93-247

Sponsor:

Walter Mondale

Senator from Minnesota

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 31, 1974

About the bill

Full Title

An Act to provide financial assistance for a demonstration program for the prevention, identification, and treatment of child abuse and neglect, to establish a National Center on Child Abuse and Neglect, and for other purposes.

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History

Mar 13, 1973
 
Introduced

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Jul 10, 1973
 
Reported by Committee

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Jul 14, 1973
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next.

Dec 3, 1973
 
Passed House with Changes

The House passed the bill with changes not in the Senate version and sent it back to the Senate to approve the changes.

Dec 20, 1973
 
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes.

Dec 21, 1973
 
House Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Jan 31, 1974
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

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Cosponsors
18 cosponsors (12D, 6R) (show)
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