To amend title 18, United States Code, to protect pain-capable unborn children, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New Jersey's 4th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jan 24, 2019
Length: 24 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on January 24, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
178 Cosponsors (174 Republicans, 2 Democrats, 1 Libertarian, 1 Independent)
Failed Cloture — Feb 25, 2020
What legislators are saying
“Latta Attends March for Life & Hosts Reception for Ohio Marchers”
— Rep. Robert Latta [R-OH5] (Co-sponsor) on Jan 24, 2020
“Rep. Williams Fights to Protect the Unborn During COVID-19”
— Rep. Roger Williams [R-TX25] (Co-sponsor) on May 13, 2020
Jan 24, 2019
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Feb 15, 2021
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1080.
H.R. 784 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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