S. 1919: Health Care Conscience Rights Act

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 ...

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Aug 4, 2015


Referred to Committee on Aug 4, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on August 4, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


James Lankford

Junior Senator from Oklahoma



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Last Updated: Aug 4, 2015
Length: 12 pages


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Aug 4, 2015

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Reported by Committee

Passed Senate

Passed House

Signed by the President

S. 1919 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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