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

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

See Instead:

S. 3290 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Jun 13, 2012

About the bill

Full Title

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

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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. 447 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 1, 2013

S. 3290 (Related)
Prenatal Nondiscrimination Act (PRENDA) of 2012

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 13, 2012

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 3541” means this is a House of Representatives 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.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Dec 1, 2011
Reported by Committee
Feb 16, 2012
Failed in the House Under Suspension
May 31, 2012
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Details

Cosponsors
98 cosponsors (95R, 3D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Votes
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
May 31, 2012 2:14 p.m.
Failed 246/168

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