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.



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.


John Ashcroft

Senator from Missouri



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Last Updated: Jul 30, 1998
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Jul 30, 1998

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