H.R. 1797 (113th): Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act

Introduced:

Apr 26, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on June 18, 2013 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Trent Franks

Representative for Arizona's 8th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 19, 2013
Length: 11 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title 18, United States Code, to protect pain-capable unborn children, and for other purposes.

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History

Apr 26, 2013
 
Introduced

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Jun 12, 2013
 
Reported by Committee

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Jun 18, 2013
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

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