H.R. 929 (105th): Partial-Birth Abortion Ban Act of 1997

Introduced:

Mar 5, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 12, 1997, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Charles Canady
Representative for Florida's 12th congressional district
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 14, 1997
Length: 8 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title 18, United States Code, to ban partial-birth abortions.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 1833 (104th) was a previous version of this bill.

Vetoed & Override Passed House, Failed in Senate
Sep 26, 1996

H.R. 3660 (106th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Passed House
Last Action: Apr 5, 2000

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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 929” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. 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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History

Introduced
Mar 5, 1997
Reported by Committee
Mar 12, 1997

Details

Cosponsors
181 cosponsors (155R, 26D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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