To amend title 18, United States Code, to prohibit taking minors across State lines in circumvention of laws requiring the involvement of parents in abortion decisions.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 6th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: May 16, 2019
Length: 6 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on May 16, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
“Ron Wright Files Legislation Protecting States Rights Over Abortion”
— Rep. Ron Wright [R-TX6] (Sponsor) on May 17, 2019
May 16, 2019
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H.R. 2817 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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