Bill Text — Nov 7, 2013
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A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to protect pain-capable unborn children in the District of Columbia, and for other purposes.
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The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 2103 (112th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Companion Bill — Passed House
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1797 (113th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on S. 886 (113th).
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 886”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 13, 2012
Last Action: Jun 18, 2013
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 886 — 113th Congress: District of Columbia Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s886
“S. 886 — 113th Congress: District of Columbia Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. November 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s886>
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