H.R. 605 (111th): Pregnant Women Support Act


Jan 16, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 16, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Lincoln Davis

Representative for Tennessee's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jan 16, 2009
Length: 55 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To provide for programs that reduce the need for abortion, help women bear healthy children, and support new parents.

Summary (CRS)

1/16/2009--Introduced.Pregnant Women Support Act - Authorizes the Secretary of Health and Human Services to make grants to increase public awareness of resources available to pregnant women to carry their pregnancy ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 16, 2009

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 605”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


6 cosponsors (3R, 3D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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Primary Source

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