New Cosponsor — Jun 7, 2012
New Cosponsor: Rep. Ted Poe [R-TX2]
The bill now has 70 cosponsors (68 Republicans, 2 Democrats).
Apr 27, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on April 27, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Missouri's 2nd congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 27, 2012
Length: 3 pages
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.
4/27/2012--Introduced.Stop Abortion Funding in Multi-state Exchange Plans Act or SAFE Act - Amends the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to require the Director of the Office of Personnel Management ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 4971 — 112th Congress: SAFE Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr4971
“H.R. 4971 — 112th Congress: SAFE Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. October 7, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr4971>
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