S. 6 (105th): Partial-Birth Abortion Ban Act of 1997

Overview

Introduced:

Jan 21, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 21, 1997, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Richard “Rick” Santorum

Senator from Pennsylvania

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 21, 1997
Length: 4 pages

See Instead:

H.R. 929 (same title)
Reported by Committee — Mar 12, 1997

About the bill

Full Title

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

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Jan 21, 1997
 
Introduced

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