New Cosponsor — Sep 9, 2014
New Cosponsor: Rep. Jeff Fortenberry [R-NE1]
The bill now has 32 cosponsors (28 Republicans, 4 Democrats).
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Jun 26, 2014
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on June 26, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Minnesota's 6th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jun 26, 2014
Length: 2 pages
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 title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4989”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). 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. February 9, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr4989>
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