H.R.2533 - Sanctity of Life Act of 2009111th Congress (2009-2010)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Paul, Ron [R-TX-14] (Introduced 05/20/2009)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||House - 06/12/2009 Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.2533 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (05/20/2009)
Sanctity of Life Act of 2009 - Deems human life to exist from conception, without regard to race, sex, age, health, defect, or condition of dependency and requires that the term "person" include all such human life. Recognizes that each state has authority to protect the lives of unborn children residing in the jurisdiction of that state .
Amends the federal judicial code to remove Supreme Court and district court jurisdiction to review cases arising out of any statute, ordinance, rule, regulation, or practice, or any act interpreting such a measure, on the grounds that such measure: (1) protects the rights of human persons between conception and birth; or (2) prohibits, limits, or regulates the performance of abortions or the provision of public funds, facilities, personnel, or other assistance for abortions.
Makes this Act and the amendments made by this Act applicable to any case pending on, or commenced on or after, the date of enactment.