H.R.671 - Protecting the Dignity of Unborn Children Act of 2019116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Latta, Robert E. [R-OH-5] (Introduced 01/17/2019)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||House - 03/04/2019 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.671 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (01/17/2019)
Protecting the Dignity of Unborn Children Act of 2019
This bill establishes a new criminal offense for recklessly disposing of or abandoning fetal remains in a landfill or in any navigable waters of the United States.
The term "fetal remains" means any part (except a cremated part) of a deceased human fetus following an abortion.
A violator is subject to a fine, up to three years in prison, or both.