To prohibit any person from soliciting or knowingly acquiring, receiving, or accepting a donation of human fetal tissue for any purpose other than disposal of the tissue if the donation affects interstate commerce and the tissue will be or is obtained pursuant to an induced abortion.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Colorado's 5th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 27, 2015
Length: 3 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced on July 27, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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16 Cosponsors (16 Republicans)
What legislators are saying
“Congressman Lamborn Introduces Bill to Ban Transfer of Aborted Babies' Body Parts”
— Rep. Doug Lamborn [R-CO5] (Sponsor) on Jul 28, 2015
Jul 27, 2015
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Jan 13, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 524 (115th).
H.R. 3215 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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