To amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to modify special rules relating to coverage of abortion services under such Act.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 16th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Oct 17, 2011
Length: 9 pages
112th Congress (2011–2013)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on October 13, 2011 but was never passed by the Senate.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
145 Cosponsors (139 Republicans, 6 Democrats)
Statement of Administration Policy
President Barack Obama [D, 2009-2017]: Protect Life Act (Oct 12, 2011)
What legislators are saying
Jan 20, 2011
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Feb 11, 2011
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Oct 13, 2011
Rules Change — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 430 (112th).
Oct 13, 2011
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
H.R. 358 (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.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 358. This is the one from the 112th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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