H.R.1644 - Human Cloning Prohibition Act of 2001107th Congress (2001-2002)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Weldon, Dave [R-FL-15] (Introduced 04/26/2001)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary; Energy and Commerce|
|Latest Action:||06/20/2001 For Further Action See H.R.2505. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.1644 — 107th Congress (2001-2002)All Information (Except Text)
Human Cloning Prohibition Act of 2001 - Prohibits any person or entity, in or affecting interstate commerce, from: (1) performing or attempting to perform human cloning; (2) participating in such an attempt; (3) shipping or receiving the product of human cloning; or (4) importing such a product.
Introduced in House (04/26/2001)
Expresses the sense of Congress that: (1) the Federal Government should advocate for and join an international effort to prohibit human cloning; and (2) the President should commission a study by the National Bioethics Advisory Commission or a successor group of the arguments for and against the use of cloning to produce human embryos solely for research.