S. 1696 (113th): Women’s Health Protection Act of 2013

Introduced:

Nov 13, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 13, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Richard Blumenthal
Senior Senator from Connecticut
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 13, 2013
Length: 15 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to protect a women's right to determine whether and when to bear a child or end a pregnancy by limiting restrictions on the provision of abortion services.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 217 (114th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 21, 2015

H.R. 3471 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 13, 2013

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 1696” means this is a Senate 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.

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History

Introduced
Nov 13, 2013

Details

Cosponsors
35 cosponsors (34D, 1I) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no votes related to this bill.

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