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Official Title as Introduced

Establishing a Select Investigative Panel of the Committee on Energy and Commerce.


Actions Overview (3)

Date Actions Overview
10/07/2015Passed/agreed to in House: On agreeing to the resolution Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 242 - 184 (Roll no. 538).
10/06/2015The House Committee on Rules reported an original measure, H. Rept. 114-288, by Ms. Foxx.
10/06/2015Introduced in House

All Actions (9)

Date All Actions
10/07/2015-5:36pmMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
10/07/2015-5:36pmOn agreeing to the resolution Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 242 - 184 (Roll no. 538).
10/07/2015-5:08pmH.Amdt.710 On agreeing to the Foxx amendment (A001) Agreed to by voice vote.
10/07/2015-5:08pmH.Amdt.710 The previous question was ordered on the amendment (A001) without objection. (consideration: CR H6879)
10/07/2015-5:07pmH.Amdt.710 Amendment (A001) offered by Ms. Foxx. (consideration: CR H6878-6879; text: CR H6878)
10/07/2015-3:55pmDEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H. Res. 461.
10/07/2015-3:52pmConsidered as privileged matter. (consideration: CR H6869-6879; text of measure as reported in House: CR H6869)
10/06/2015Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 63.
10/06/2015The House Committee on Rules reported an original measure, H. Rept. 114-288, by Ms. Foxx.

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Committees (1)

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House Rules10/06/2015 Reported original measure H. Rept. 114-288

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Passed House amended (10/07/2015)

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Establishes a Select Investigative Panel of the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

(Sec. 3) Requires the Panel to investigate and report on:

  • medical procedures and business practices used by entities involved in fetal tissue procurement;
  • any other relevant matters with respect to such procurement;
  • federal funding and support for abortion providers;
  • the practices of providers of second and third trimester abortions, including partial birth abortion and procedures that may lead to a child born alive as a result of an attempted abortion;
  • medical procedures for the care of a child born alive as a result of an attempted abortion; and
  • any changes in law or regulation necessary resulting from such findings.

(Sec. 6) Terminates the Panel 30 days after filing its final report.