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This resolution urges the United States Senate to adopt the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child
03/02/2011 (House) Introduced, referred to House Judiciary
03/23/2011 (House) Scheduled for hearing and/or consideration
03/23/2011 (House) Committee recommended measure be held for further study
This bill failed to pass, and is now dead.
HR 5517 is not a "bill" but a "resolution." If it is adopted, it would not have the force of law, but it could be used to influence the U.S. Senate in the direction of ratifying the CRC.
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