H.J.Res. 43: Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the final rule submitted by Secretary of Health and Human Services relating to compliance with title X requirements by project recipients in selecting subrecipients.

H.J.Res. 43 would disapprove and nullify the rule issued by the Department of Health and Human Services on December 19, 2016, relating to Title X family planning funds in which states would be blocked from restricting Title X family planning funds to abortion providers.

To rephrase, if it becomes law, H.J.Res. 43 would allow states to ...

(Source: Republican Policy Committee)

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Jan 30, 2017


Passed House on Feb 16, 2017

This resolution passed in the House on February 16, 2017 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.


Diane Black

Representative for Tennessee's 6th congressional district



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Jan 30, 2017

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Feb 16, 2017
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