New Cosponsor — Nov 9, 2011
New Cosponsor: Sen. Robert “Rob” Portman [R-OH]
The bill now has 34 cosponsors (34 Republicans).
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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.
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. (2016). 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. February 10, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s877>
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