H.R. 3318 (110th): Best Help for Rape Victims Act

Introduced:

Aug 2, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 2, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Carolyn Maloney
Representative for New York's 14th congressional district
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Aug 2, 2007
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To require that the recommended national protocol for sexual assault medical forensic examinations include a recommendation that rape victims be offered information about emergency contraceptives to prevent pregnancy.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 1214 (109th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 10, 2005

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History

Introduced
Aug 2, 2007

Details

Cosponsors
2 cosponsors (1R, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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