H.Con.Res.435 - Candace Newmaker Resolution of 2002107th Congress (2001-2002)
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|Sponsor:||Rep. Myrick, Sue Wilkins [R-NC-9] (Introduced 07/08/2002)|
|Committees:||House - Energy and Commerce | Senate - Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions|
|Latest Action:||09/18/2002 Received in the Senate and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (All Actions)|
|Major Recorded Votes:||09/17/2002 : Passed House|
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Summary: H.Con.Res.435 — 107th Congress (2001-2002)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Candace Newmaker Resolution of 2002 - Expresses the sense of Congress that the therapeutic technique known as rebirthing, an attachment therapy used to try to forge new bonds between adoptive parents and their adopted children, is dangerous and harmful and that each State should enact a law that prohibits such technique.
Passed House without amendment (09/17/2002)
Defines rebirthing as a therapy to reenact the birthing process that includes restraint and the practice of which may cause physical harm to or kill a patient.