H.R. 5440 (96th): A bill to limit the jurisdiction of the courts of the United States in matters relating to abortion.

Introduced:

Sep 27, 1979
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 27, 1979, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

David Treen

Representative for Louisiana's 3rd congressional district

Republican

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History

Sep 27, 1979
 
Introduced

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