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Intercountry Adoption Information Act of 2018

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A bill 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.

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06/28/2018Introduced in Senate

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06/28/2018Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.
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Cosponsors (6)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Sen. Cardin, Benjamin L. [D-MD]* 06/28/2018
Sen. Blunt, Roy [R-MO]* 06/28/2018
Sen. Wicker, Roger F. [R-MS]* 06/28/2018
Sen. Brown, Sherrod [D-OH]* 06/28/2018
Sen. Tillis, Thom [R-NC] 09/18/2018
Sen. Klobuchar, Amy [D-MN] 09/18/2018

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Senate Foreign Relations06/28/2018 Referred to

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Introduced in Senate (06/28/2018)

Intercountry Adoption Information Act of 2018

This bill amends the Intercountry Adoption Act of 2000 to direct the Department of State to include in its annual intercountry adoptions report to Congress information on: (1) countries that have prevented or prohibited adoptions of children by American parents; (2) State Department efforts to encourage the resumption of such halted or stalled adoption proceedings; and (3) State Department actions that prevented, prohibited, or halted such adoptions.