H.R. 4971 (112th): SAFE Act

Introduced:

Apr 27, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 27, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Todd Akin
Representative for Missouri's 2nd congressional district
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 27, 2012
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title I of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to ensure that the coverage offered under multi-State qualified health plans offered in Exchanges is consistent with the Federal abortion funding ban.

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What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 4971” 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
Apr 27, 2012

Details

Cosponsors
70 cosponsors (68R, 2D) (show)
Committee Assignments
Health

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

Votes

There have been no votes related to this bill.

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