New Cosponsor — Sep 17, 2014
New Cosponsor: Sen. John McCain [R-AZ]
The bill now has 27 cosponsors (27 Republicans).
May 14, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on May 14, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Junior Senator from Mississippi
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Last Updated: May 14, 2013
Length: 11 pages
A bill to prohibit taxpayer funded abortions, and for other purposes.
5/14/2013--Introduced.No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act - Prohibits the expenditure of funds authorized or appropriated by federal law or funds in any trust fund to which funds are authorized or ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 906 (112th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Companion Bill — Passed House
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 7 (113th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on S. 946 (113th).
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 946”). 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: May 5, 2011
Last Action: Jan 28, 2014
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 946 — 113th Congress: No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s946
“S. 946 — 113th Congress: No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. October 9, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s946>
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