H.R. 10977 (94th): A bill to exercise the power of the Congress under article IV of the Constitution to declare the effect of certain State judicial proceedings respecting the custody of children.

Introduced:

Dec 3, 1975
94th Congress, 1975–1976

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 3, 1975, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

John Moss

Representative for California's 3rd congressional district

Democrat

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
Requires that any decree of the Court of a State or the District of Columbia, respecting the custody of children of divorced or separated parents, shall be enforced by every ... Read more >
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H.R. 988 (95th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 4, 1977

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History

Introduced
Dec 3, 1975

Details

Cosponsors
1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
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Votes

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