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H.R. 2566 (115th): Stop Deceptive Advertising for Women’s Healthcare Services Act

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To direct the Federal Trade Commission to prescribe rules prohibiting deceptive advertising of abortion services.

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Sponsor and status

Carolyn Maloney

Sponsor. Representative for New York's 12th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: May 19, 2017
Length: 3 pages
May 19, 2017
115th Congress (2017–2019)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 19, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.


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What legislators are saying

Rep. Maloney on SCOTUS Decision in Favor of Fake Womens Health Centers
    — Rep. Carolyn Maloney [D-NY12] (Sponsor) on Jun 26, 2018

Young, Welch, Klobuchar, Thune Call Quality Legislation heads to President's desk
    — Rep. David Young [R-IA3, 2015-2018] on Feb 9, 2018

Klobuchar, Thune, Tester, Young, Welch Bipartisan Legislation to Improve Rural Call Completion Signed into Law
    — Sen. Amy Klobuchar [D-MN] on Feb 27, 2018

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May 19, 2017

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

H.R. 2566 (115th) was 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 2566. This is the one from the 115th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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