H.R. 2299 (112th): Child Interstate Abortion Notification Act


Jun 22, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 27, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

Representative for Florida's 18th congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 14, 2012
Length: 16 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title 18, United States Code, to prohibit taking minors across State lines in circumvention of laws requiring the involvement of parents in abortion decisions.

Summary (CRS)

9/14/2012--Reported to House without amendment.Child Interstate Abortion Notification Act - Amends the federal criminal code to prohibit transporting a minor child across a state line to obtain an abortion (deems ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 22, 2011

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Mar 27, 2012
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2299”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


172 cosponsors (167R, 5D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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H.R. 634 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 22, 2009

H.R. 732 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 14, 2013

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