S 1175 IS

110th CONGRESS

1st Session

S. 1175

To end the use of child soldiers in hostilities around the world, and for other purposes.

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

April 19, 2007

Mr. DURBIN (for himself and Mr. BROWNBACK) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations


A BILL

To end the use of child soldiers in hostilities around the world, and for other purposes.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. FINDINGS.

SEC. 3. CHILD SOLDIER DEFINED.

SEC. 4. SENSE OF CONGRESS.

SEC. 5. PROHIBITION.

SEC. 6. REPORTS.

SEC. 7. REPORT ON IMPLEMENTATION OF ACT.

SEC. 8. TRAINING FOR FOREIGN SERVICE OFFICERS.

SEC. 9. EFFECTIVE DATE; APPLICABILITY.

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