H.R. 217 (112th): Title X Abortion Provider Prohibition Act


Jan 7, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 7, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Mike Pence

Representative for Indiana's 6th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jan 7, 2011
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title X of the Public Health Service Act to prohibit family planning grants from being awarded to any entity that performs abortions, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

1/7/2011--Introduced.Title X Abortion Provider Prohibition Act - Amends the Public Health Service Act to prohibit the Secretary of Health and Human Service (HHS) from providing any federal family planning assistance ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 7, 2011

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. 217”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


178 cosponsors (175R, 3D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 614 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 21, 2009

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