H.R. 374 (112th): Life at Conception Act

Introduced:
Jan 20, 2011 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
See Instead:

S. 91 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Jan 25, 2011

Sponsor
Duncan Hunter
Representative for California's 52nd congressional district
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Jan 20, 2011
Length
3 pages
Related Bills
S. 91 (Related)
Life at Conception Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 25, 2011

 
Status

This bill was introduced on January 20, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Jan 20, 2011
Referred to Committee Jan 20, 2011
 
Full Title

To implement equal protection under the 14th article of amendment to the Constitution for the right to life of each born and preborn human person.

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Cosponsors
120 cosponsors (120R) (show)
Committees

House Judiciary

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1/20/2011--Introduced.
Life at Conception Act - Declares that the right to life guaranteed by the Constitution is vested in each human being beginning at the moment of fertilization, cloning, or other moment at which an individual comes into being. Prohibits construing this Act to require the prosecution of any woman for the death of her unborn child.

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