H.R.5137 - Girls Protection Act of 2010

To amend title 18, United States Code, to provide penalties for transporting minors in foreign commerce for the purposes of female genital mutilation. view all titles (2)

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  • Short: Girls Protection Act of 2010 as introduced.
  • Official: To amend title 18, United States Code, to provide penalties for transporting minors in foreign commerce for the purposes of female genital mutilation. as introduced.

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Joseph Crowley

D-NY

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Girls Protection Act of 2010 - Amends the federal criminal code to impose a fine or five-year prison term, or both, on any U.S. citizen or alien admitted for permanent residence who knowingly transports in foreign commerce a girl under the age of 18 for the purposes of female genital mutilation.


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