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[Congressional Bills 107th Congress]
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[H.R. 4691 Placed on Calendar Senate (PCS)]

                                                       Calendar No. 620
107th CONGRESS
  2d Session
                                H. R. 4691


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                   IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

                           September 26, 2002

                    Received and read the first time

                           September 30, 2002

            Read the second time and placed on the calendar

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                                 AN ACT


 
  To prohibit certain abortion-related discrimination in governmental 
                              activities.

    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 ``Abortion Non-Discrimination Act of 
2002''.

SEC. 2. ABORTION NON-DISCRIMINATION.

    Section 245 of the Public Health Service Act (42 U.S.C. 238n) is 
amended--
            (1) in the section heading, by striking ``regarding 
        training and licensing of physicians'' and inserting 
        ``regarding training, licensing, and practice of physicians and 
        other health care entities'';
            (2) in subsection (a)(1), by striking ``to perform such 
        abortions'' and inserting ``to perform, provide coverage of, or 
        pay for induced abortions''; and
            (3) in subsection (c)(2)--
                    (A) by inserting ``or other health professional,'' 
                after ``an individual physician'';
                    (B) by striking ``and a participant'' and inserting 
                ``a participant''; and
                    (C) by inserting before the period the following: 
                ``, a hospital, a provider sponsored organization, a 
                health maintenance organization, a 

                health insurance plan, or any other kind of health care 
                facility, organization or plan''.

            Passed the House of Representatives September 25, 2002.

            Attest:

                                                 JEFF TRANDAHL,

                                                                 Clerk.




                                                       Calendar No. 620

107th CONGRESS

  2d Session

                               H. R. 4691

_______________________________________________________________________

                                 AN ACT

  To prohibit certain abortion-related discrimination in governmental 
                              activities.

_______________________________________________________________________

                           September 30, 2002

            Read the second time and placed on the calendar