New Cosponsor — Feb 14, 2012
New Cosponsor: Sen. Kay Hutchison [R-TX, 1993-2012]
The bill now has 37 cosponsors (36 Republicans, 1 Democrat).
Aug 2, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on August 2, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Junior Senator from Missouri
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Last Updated: Aug 2, 2011
Length: 8 pages
A bill to amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to protect rights of conscience with regard to requirements for coverage of specific items and services.
8/2/2011--Introduced.Respect for Rights of Conscience Act of 2011 - Amends the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) to permit a health plan to decline coverage of specific items and ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1467”). 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 committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 1467 — 112th Congress: Respect for Rights of Conscience Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1467
“S. 1467 — 112th Congress: Respect for Rights of Conscience Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. November 26, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1467>
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