S. 813 (113th): Peace Corps Equity Act of 2013


Apr 25, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 25, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Frank Lautenberg

Senator from New Jersey



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Last Updated: Apr 25, 2013
Length: 5 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to require that Peace Corps volunteers be subject to the same limitations regarding coverage of abortion services as employees of the Peace Corps with respect to coverage of such services, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

4/25/2013--Introduced.Peace Corps Equity Act of 2013 - Amends the Peace Corps Act to subject abortion service coverage by the Peace Corps for volunteers to the same limitations that apply to ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 25, 2013

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 813”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


29 cosponsors (27D, 1I, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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

S. 2291 (Related)
Peace Corps Equity Act of 2014

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 6, 2014

H.R. 4578 (Related)
Peace Corps Equity Act of 2014

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 6, 2014

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