H.R. 3 (112th): No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act

Introduced:

Jan 20, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on May 4, 2011 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Christopher “Chris” Smith

Representative for New Jersey's 4th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: May 9, 2011
Length: 16 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To prohibit taxpayer funded abortions and to provide for conscience protections, and for other purposes.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Jan 20, 2011
 
Introduced

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Mar 3, 2011
 
Reported by Committee

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May 4, 2011
 
Passed House

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Details

Cosponsors
227 cosponsors (216R, 11D) (show)
Committee Assignments
Health

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Votes
May 4, 2011 5:20 p.m.
Passed 251/175

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 5939 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 29, 2010

S. 906 (Related)
No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 5, 2011

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