H.R. 3541 (112th): Prenatal Nondiscrimination Act (PRENDA) of 2012

To prohibit discrimination against the unborn on the basis of sex or race, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Dec 1, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress but was killed due to a failed vote for cloture, under a fast-track vote called "suspension", or while resolving differences on May 31, 2012.

Sponsor:

Trent Franks

Representative for Arizona's 2nd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: May 29, 2012
Length: 22 pages

History

Dec 1, 2011
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Feb 16, 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.

May 31, 2012
 
Failed in the House Under Suspension

Passage was attempted under a fast-track procedure called "suspension of the rules." The vote failed, but the bill can be voted on again.

H.R. 3541 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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

This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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