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Union Calendar No. 122
102d CONGRESS
1st Session
H. R. 3090
[Report No. 102-204]
A BILL
To amend the Public Health Service Act to revise and extend the program of
assistance for family planning services.
September 13, 1991
Committed to the Committee of the Whole House on the State of the Union and
ordered to be printed
HR 3090 RH
Union Calendar No. 122
102d CONGRESS
1st Session
 H. R. 3090
[Report No. 102-204]
To amend the Public Health Service Act to revise and extend the program of
assistance for family planning services.
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
JULY 30, 1991
Mr. WAXMAN introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee
on Energy and Commerce
September 13, 1991
Committed to the Committee of the Whole House on the State of the Union and
ordered to be printed
A BILL
To amend the Public Health Service Act to revise and extend the program of
assistance for family planning services.
  Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United
  States of America in Congress assembled,
SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.
  This Act may be cited as the `Family Planning Amendments Act of 1991'.
SEC. 2. PROJECT GRANTS AND CONTRACTS FOR FAMILY PLANNING SERVICES.
  (a) REQUIRING CERTAIN NONDIRECTIVE COUNSELING AND REFERRAL SERVICES- Section
  1001(a) of the Public Health Service Act (42 U.S.C. 300(a)) is amended--
  (1) by inserting `(1)' after the subsection designation; and
  (2) by adding at the end the following new paragraph:
  `(2)(A) The Secretary may not provide financial assistance under this section
  for the provision of family planning methods or services unless the applicant
  for the assistance agrees that the family planning project involved will
  offer to individuals information regarding pregnancy management options,
  and will provide the information upon request of the individuals.
  `(B) For purposes of subparagraph (A), the term `information regarding
  pregnancy management options' means nondirective counseling and referrals
  regarding--
  `(i) prenatal care and delivery;
  `(ii) infant care, foster care, and adoption; and
  `(iii) termination of pregnancy.'.
  (b) COMPLIANCE WITH STATE LAWS ON PARENTAL NOTIFICATION AND CONSENT-
  Section 1008 of the Public Health Service Act (42 U.S.C. 300a-6) is amended
  by inserting `(a)' before `None' and by adding at the end the following:
  `(b)(1) No public or nonprofit private entity that performs abortions shall
  be eligible for financial assistance under section 1001 unless the entity
  has certified to the Secretary that the entity is in compliance with State
  law regarding parental notification of or consent for the performance of
  an abortion on a minor which is enforced in the State in which the entity
  is located.
  `(2) Paragraph (1) shall not be construed to require or prohibit a State's
  adoption of parental notification or parental consent laws regarding
  the performance of an abortion on a minor, or to require or prohibit the
  enforcement by a State of such laws.'.
  (c) AUTHORIZATION OF APPROPRIATIONS- Section 1001(d) of the Public Health
  Service Act (42 U.S.C. 300(d)) is amended to read as follows:
  `(d) For the purpose of grants and contracts under subsection (a), there
  are authorized to be appropriated $180,000,000 for fiscal year 1992,
  $189,000,000 for fiscal year 1993, $198,500,000 for fiscal year 1994,
  $208,500,000 for fiscal year 1995, and $219,000,000 for fiscal year 1996.'.
SEC. 3. AUTHORIZATION OF APPROPRIATIONS FOR TRAINING GRANTS AND CONTRACTS.
  Section 1003(b) of the Public Health Service Act (42 U.S.C. 300a-1(b))
  is amended to read as follows:
  `(b) For the purpose of grants and contracts under subsection (a), there are
  authorized to be appropriated $5,000,000 for fiscal year 1992, $5,250,000
  for fiscal year 1993, $5,512,500 for fiscal year 1994, $5,788,125 for
  fiscal year 1995, and $6,077,530 for fiscal year 1996.'.
SEC. 4. AUTHORIZATION OF APPROPRIATIONS FOR INFORMATIONAL AND EDUCATIONAL
MATERIALS.
  Section 1005(b) of the Public Health Service Act (42 U.S.C. 300a-3(b))
  is amended to read as follows:
  `(b) For the purpose of grants and contracts under subsection (a), there
  are authorized to be appropriated $10,000,000 for fiscal year 1992, and such
  sums as may be necessary for each of the fiscal years 1993 through 1996.'.
SEC. 5. EFFECTIVE DATE.
  The amendments made by this Act shall take effect October 1, 1991, or upon
  the date of the enactment of this Act, whichever occurs later.