IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
June 16, 2011
Mrs. Gillibrand (for herself, Mrs. Boxer, Mrs. Murray, Mrs. Shaheen, and Mr. Lautenberg) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Armed Services
To amend title 10, United States Code, regarding restrictions on the use of Department of Defense funds and facilities for abortions.
This Act may be cited as the
Military Access to Reproductive Care
and Health for Military Women Act
MARCH for Military Women Act.
Use of Department of Defense funds for abortions in cases of rape and incest
Section 1093(a) of title 10, United States
Code, is amended by inserting before the period at the end the following:
or in a case in which the pregnancy is the result of an act of rape or
Restoration of previous policy regarding restrictions on use of Department of Defense medical facilities
Section 1093 of title 10, United States Code, as amended by section 1, is further amended—
by striking subsection (b); and
(a), by striking
(a) Restriction on use of funds.—.