S. 2092 (112th): Religious Freedom Protection Act of 2012


Feb 9, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 9, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Joe Manchin III

Senator from West Virginia



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Last Updated: Feb 9, 2012
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About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title XXVII of the Public Health Service Act to provide conscience protections for individuals and organizations.

Summary (CRS)

2/9/2012--Introduced.Religious Freedom Protection Act of 2012 - Amends the Public Health Service Act to prohibit any guideline, regulation, or other requirement issued by any federal, state, or local government relating ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 9, 2012

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2092”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 3897 (Related)
Religious Freedom Restoration Act of 2012

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 3, 2012

S. 2043 (Related)
Religious Freedom Restoration Act of 2012

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 30, 2012

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