S. 1681 (101st): Civil Rights of Infants Act

Introduced:

Sep 27, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 27, 1989, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Gordon Humphrey
Senator from New Hampshire
Republican

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to make it a violation of a right secured by the Constitution and laws of the United States to perform an abortion with knowledge that such abortion is being performed solely because of the gender of the fetus, and for other purposes.

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History

Introduced
Sep 27, 1989

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