Passed House — Oct 8, 2015
Last Action: On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 254 - 173 (Roll no. 544).
Explanation: This bill passed in the House on October 8, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Sep 29, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on November 6, 1997 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for Florida's 4th congressional district
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Last Updated: Nov 7, 1997
Length: 5 pages
To condemn those officials of the Chinese Communist Party, the Government of the People's Republic of China, and other persons who are involved in the enforcement of forced abortions by preventing such persons from entering or remaining in the United States.
Forced Abortion Condemnation Act - Prohibits the Secretary of State from issuing any visa to, and the Attorney General from admitting to the United States, any Chinese national (including any ... Read more >
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Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 138 (106th).
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2570”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 6, 1999
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Nov 5, 1997
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 2570 — 105th Congress: Forced Abortion Condemnation Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/hr2570
“H.R. 2570 — 105th Congress: Forced Abortion Condemnation Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1997. October 9, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/hr2570>
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