H.R.670 - Family Planning Amendments Act of 1993103rd Congress (1993-1994)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Waxman, Henry A. [D-CA-29] (Introduced 01/27/1993)|
|Committees:||House - Energy and Commerce | Senate - Labor and Human Resources|
|Committee Reports:||H.Rept 103-14; S.Rept 103-84|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 07/01/1993 Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 129. (All Actions)|
|Roll Call Votes:||There have been 11 roll call votes|
This bill has the status Passed House
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Summary: H.R.670 — 103rd Congress (1993-1994)All Information (Except Text)
Passed House amended (03/25/1993)
Family Planning Amendments Act of 1993 - Amends the Public Health Service Act to require family planning grant and contract recipients to provide nondirective counseling and referrals regarding: (1) prenatal care and delivery; (2) infant care, foster care, and adoption; and (3) termination of pregnancy. Allows a provider who objects, on religious or moral grounds, to providing such counseling and referrals to refer the woman to another provider. Requires recipients to: (1) comply with State parental notification or consent laws; and (2) distribute only those condoms meeting current quality and labeling requirements and provide information regarding condom use benefits and risks. Authorizes appropriations.
Authorizes appropriations for grants and contracts concerning: (1) training to provide family planning services; and (2) informational and educational materials regarding family planning and population growth.
Declares the sense of the Congress regarding buying American with financial assistance under title X (Population Research and Voluntary Family Planning Programs) of the Public Health Service Act.