In 2005, Maryland attempted to require every hospital in the state to provide abortion services. In response, Congress required that no federal funds from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that year could be used towards a state government, local government, or federal agency/program that was required to “provide, pay for, provide coverage of, or refer for abortions.” ... Continue reading »
Feb 12, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on February 12, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Tennessee's 6th congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 12, 2015
Length: 12 pages
Mar 4, 2013
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 940 (113th).
Feb 12, 2015
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
H.R. 940 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
How to cite this information.
Civic Impulse. (2017). H.R. 940 — 114th Congress: Health Care Conscience Rights Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr940
“H.R. 940 — 114th Congress: Health Care Conscience Rights Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2015. August 23, 2017 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr940>
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