To require an abortion provider, before performing an abortion, to wait for a period of at least 24 hours.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for South Carolina's 3rd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jan 23, 2012
Length: 4 pages
Jan 23, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on January 23, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jan 23, 2012
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H.R. 3802 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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