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S. 2380 (105th): Putting Parents First Act

A bill to require the written consent of a parent of an unemancipated minor prior to the provision of contraceptive drugs or devices to such a minor, or the referral of such minor for abortion services, under any Federally funded program.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

John Ashcroft

Sponsor. Senator for Missouri. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jul 30, 1998
Length: 9 pages

Jul 30, 1998
105th Congress, 1997–1998

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 30, 1998, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Jul 30, 1998

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S. 2380 (105th) was a 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.

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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