H.R. 3504: Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act

H.R. 3504 would require that a child born alive during an attempted abortion be given the same medical treatment as any other child born at that gestation time would be. It would impose criminal penalties of fines or imprisonment of up to five years on medical practitioners that fail to do this, as well as punish medical practitioners that ...

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Overview

Introduced:

Sep 15, 2015

Status:

Passed House on Sep 18, 2015

This bill passed in the House on September 18, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Sponsor:

Trent Franks

Representative for Arizona's 8th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 22, 2015
Length: 8 pages

Prognosis:

2% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)

History

Sep 15, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Sep 18, 2015
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 3504 is a 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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