New Cosponsor — Nov 9, 2011
New Cosponsor: Sen. Robert “Rob” Portman [R-OH]
The bill now has 34 cosponsors (34 Republicans).
May 4, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on May 4, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Utah
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Last Updated: May 4, 2011
Length: 9 pages
Passed House — Oct 13, 2011
A bill to prevent taxpayer-funded elective abortions by applying the longstanding policy of the Hyde amendment to the new health care law.
5/4/2011--Introduced.Protect Life Act - Amends the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) to prohibit federal funds from being to used to cover any part of the costs of any ... 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. 877”). 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. 877 — 112th Congress: Protect Life Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s877
“S. 877 — 112th Congress: Protect Life Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. November 27, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s877>
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