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H.R. 7: No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion and Abortion Insurance Full Disclosure Act of 2017

Permanently banning federal funding for abortions is a top Republican social policy priority. H.R. 7, the No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion and Abortion Insurance Full Disclosure Act, passed the House last month and would accomplish that goal. H.R. 771, the EACH Woman Act, would do the opposite and permanently repeal the ban. What the Republican and Democratic bills each do ... Continue reading »
(Source: Republican Policy Committee)

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Overview

Introduced:

Jan 13, 2017

Status:

Passed House (Senate next) on Jan 24, 2017

This bill passed in the House on January 24, 2017 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Sponsor:

Christopher “Chris” Smith

Representative for New Jersey's 4th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 30, 2017
Length: 12 pages

Prognosis:

28% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Jan 13, 2017
 
Introduced

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

Jan 23, 2017
 
Considered by House Committee on Rules

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Jan 24, 2017
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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

Pending
 
Passed Senate

Pending
 
Signed by the President

H.R. 7 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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