S.1279 - Parent's Right to Know Act of 2005109th Congress (2005-2006)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Coburn, Tom [R-OK] (Introduced 06/21/2005)|
|Committees:||Senate - Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions|
|Latest Action:||06/21/2005 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.1279 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (06/21/2005)
Parent's Right to Know Act of 2005 - Prohibits any funds appropriated for carrying out federal family planning programs from being made available to any family planning project if any service provider in the project knowingly provides contraceptive drugs or devices to a minor, unless: (1) such provider has given actual written notice to a custodial parent or legal guardian at least five business days prior to providing the drugs or prescription devices; (2) the minor has written consent of a parent or legal guardian; (3) the minor is emancipated; or (4) a court has directed that the minor may receive such drugs or prescription devices.
Requires providers to certify to the Secretary of Health and Human Services compliance with this Act.