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Titles (2)

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Short Titles as Introduced

Homeland Security Respect for Life Act

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To prohibit funds appropriated for the Department of Homeland Security from being used to pay for an abortion, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (1)

Date
05/08/2012Introduced in House

All Actions (6)

Date
05/18/2012Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution.
Action By: Committee on the Judiciary
05/11/2012Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Action By: Committee on Energy and Commerce
05/08/2012Referred to House Judiciary
Action By: House of Representatives
05/08/2012Referred to House Energy and Commerce
Action By: House of Representatives
05/08/2012Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on the Judiciary, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
05/08/2012Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Committees (2)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Energy and Commerce05/08/2012 Referred to
House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health05/11/2012 Referred to
House Judiciary05/08/2012 Referred to
House Judiciary Subcommittee on Constitution05/18/2012 Referred to

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Introduced in House (05/08/2012)

Homeland Security Respect for Life Act - Prohibits funds appropriated for the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) from being used to: (1) pay for an abortion, except in a case where a pregnant detainee suffers from a physical disorder, injury, or illness that would place the detainee in danger of death unless an abortion is performed, including a life-endangering physical condition caused by, or arising from, pregnancy itself, or in a case of rape; or (2) require any person to perform, or facilitate in any way the performance of, any abortion.