To prohibit Federal funding of any treatment or research in which a ward of the State is subjected to greater than minimal risk to the individual's health with no or minimal prospect of direct benefit.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Minnesota's 6th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 26, 2014
Length: 2 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on June 26, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jun 26, 2014
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
H.R. 4989 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 4989. This is the one from the 113th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
How to cite this information.
We recommend the following MLA-formatted citation when using the information you see here in academic work:
GovTrack.us. (2020). H.R. 4989 — 113th Congress: Justina’s Law. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr4989
“H.R. 4989 — 113th Congress: Justina’s Law.” www.GovTrack.us. 2014. May 26, 2020 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr4989>
Justina’s Law, H.R. 4989, 113th Cong. (2014).
|title=H.R. 4989 (113th)
|accessdate=May 26, 2020
|author=113th Congress (2014)
|date=June 26, 2014
Where is this information from?
GovTrack automatically collects legislative information from a variety of governmental and non-governmental sources. This page is sourced primarily from Congress.gov, the official portal of the United States Congress. Congress.gov is generally updated one day after events occur, and so legislative activity shown here may be one day behind. Data via the congress project.