To amend title 18, United States Code, to ban partial-birth abortions.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 12th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Mar 14, 1997
Length: 8 pages
Mar 5, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 12, 1997, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Sep 26, 1996
Earlier Version — Senate Override Failed
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1833 (104th).
Mar 5, 1997
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Mar 12, 1997
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Apr 5, 2000
Reintroduced Bill — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3660 (106th).
H.R. 929 (105th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 105th Congress, which met from Jan 7, 1997 to Dec 19, 1998. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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