H.R. 3805 (112th): Ultrasound Informed Consent Act

Introduced:

Jan 23, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 23, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Jim Jordan

Representative for Ohio's 4th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 23, 2012
Length: 6 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To ensure that women seeking an abortion receive an ultrasound and the opportunity to review the ultrasound before giving informed consent to receive an abortion.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Jan 23, 2012
 
Introduced

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Cosponsors
66 cosponsors (65R, 1D) (show)
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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 649 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 22, 2009

H.R. 3130 (Related)
Heartbeat Informed Consent Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 6, 2011

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