S. 3504 (109th): Fetus Farming Prohibition Act of 2006

Introduced:

Jun 13, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Jul 19, 2006

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on July 19, 2006.

Law:

Pub.L. 109-242

Sponsor:

Richard “Rick” Santorum

Senator from Pennsylvania

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 20, 2006
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to prohibit the solicitation or acceptance of tissue from fetuses gestated for research purposes, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 5719 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 29, 2006

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 3504” means this is a Senate 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.

History

Introduced
Jun 13, 2006
Passed Senate
Jul 18, 2006
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Passed House
Jul 18, 2006
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Enacted — Signed by the President
Jul 19, 2006

Details

Cosponsors
3 cosponsors (3R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes
Jul 18, 2006 3:48 p.m.
Bill Passed 100/0
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass
Jul 18, 2006 6:35 p.m.
Passed 425/0

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