H.R. 940 (113th): Health Care Conscience Rights Act

Introduced:

Mar 4, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 4, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Diane Black

Representative for Tennessee's 6th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 4, 2013
Length: 12 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to protect rights of conscience with regard to requirements for coverage of specific items and services, to amend the Public Health Service Act to prohibit certain abortion-related discrimination in governmental activities, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Mar 4, 2013
 
Introduced

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