ABORTION

Amendments

Appropriations: prohibit taxpayer funded abortions (H.R. 7), consideration (H. Res. 55), H631 [24JA]

Articles and editorials

Does Obamacare Provide Federal Subsidies for Elective Abortions?, H622 [24JA]

Extreme Far Right Judge_5 Ways the Nomination of Neil Gorsuch Threatens Women's Rights, S2267 [4AP]

Study_Abortion Rate Falls to Record Lows, H630 [24JA]

Bills and resolutions

Appropriations: prohibit taxpayer funded abortions (see S. 184), S360 [20JA] (see H.R. 7), H542 [13JA]

___prohibit taxpayer funded abortions (H.R. 7), consideration (see H. Res. 55), H607 [23JA]

Civil liberties: ensure affordable abortion coverage for every woman (see H.R. 771), H818 [31JA]

___protect lives of born and unborn persons (see S. 231), S445 [24JA] (see H.R. 681), H685 [24JA]

Courts: restrict Federal court jurisdiction over abortion-related cases by establishing that human life begins at fertilization (see H.R. 586), H552 [17JA]

Crime: prohibit a health care practitioner from failing to exercise the proper degree of care in the case of a child who survives an abortion or attempted abortion (see S. 220), S445 [24JA] (see H.R. 37), H38 [3JA]

___prohibit abortion in cases where a fetal heartbeat is detectable (see H.R. 490), H470 [12JA]

___prohibit dismemberment abortions (see H.R. 1192), H1301 [16FE]

___prohibit taking minors across State lines to avoid State laws requiring parental notification of abortions (see S. 224), S445 [24JA] (see H.R. 692), H685 [24JA]

___prohibit unlawful disposal in landfills or navigable waters of fetal remains resulting from an abortion (see H.R. 718), H702 [27JA]

Dept. of HHS: prohibit certain research on human fetal tissue obtained pursuant to an abortion (see H.R. 1203), H1312 [17FE] (see H.R. 1895), H2696 [4AP]

___prohibit Federal family planning grants from being awarded to any entity that performs abortions (see H.R. 217), H44 [3JA]

Discrimination: prohibit against the unborn on the basis of sex or race (see H.R. 147), H42 [3JA]

___prohibit certain abortion-related discrimination in government activities (see S. 301), S680 [3FE] (see H.R. 644), H683 [24JA]

Federal aid programs: prohibit Federal funding to entities that do not certify that they will not perform, or provide any funding to any other entity that performs, abortions (see H.R. 853), H976 [3FE]

Foreign aid: prohibit application of restrictive eligibility requirements to foreign nongovernmental organizations based on provision of certain health services (see S. 210), S444 [24JA] (see H.R. 671), H684 [24JA]

Foreign policy: express that the Mexico City policy, relative to limiting U.S. foreign assistance from being spent on the promotion or provision of abortion services, should be permanently established (see S. Res. 15), S361 [20JA]

Health: protect pain-capable unborn children (see H.R. 36), H38 [3JA]

Medicaid: allow for greater State flexibility relative to excluding providers who are involved in abortions (see H.R. 656), H683 [24JA]

Planned Parenthood Federation of America, Inc.: prohibit funding (see S. 241), S489 [30JA]

___provide for a moratorium on Federal funding relative to provision of abortion services (see H.R. 354), H193 [6JA]

Research: prohibit soliciting or accepting donation of human fetal tissue for any purpose other than disposal of the tissue if the donation affects interstate commerce and the tissue is obtained pursuant to an abortion (see H.R. 524), H543 [13JA]

Taxation: exclude certain abortions from the definition of qualified medical expenses for purposes of distributions from health savings accounts (see H.R. 2019), H2785 [6AP]

Women: limit restrictions on the provision of abortion services to protect a women's right to determine whether and when to bear a child or end a pregnancy (see S. 510), S1577 [2MR] (see H.R. 1322), H1527 [2MR]

Essays

State of the Union: Rebecca Green, S488 [30JA]

Letters

No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion and Abortion Insurance Full Disclosure Act: Faiz Shakir and Georgeanne M. Usova, ACLU, H628 [24JA]

___Lisa M. Maatz, American Association of University Women, H629 [24JA]

___Nancy Kaufman, National Council of Jewish Women, Harry Knox, Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice, and Jon O'Brien, Catholics for Choice (organization), H627 [24JA]

___several organizations, H629 [24JA]

Motions

Appropriations: prohibit taxpayer funded abortions (H.R. 7), H646 [24JA]

Remarks in House

Appropriations: prohibit taxpayer funded abortions (H.R. 7), H593, H596 [23JA], H617, H618, H619, H620, H633H646, H666, H667, H669H675 [24JA], H1195 [15FE], H1269 [16FE], H2636 [4AP], E89, E91 [24JA], E93 [27JA], E103 [30JA]

___prohibit taxpayer funded abortions (H.R. 7), consideration (H. Res. 55), H620H633 [24JA]

___prohibit taxpayer funded abortions (H.R. 7), motion to recommit, H646 [24JA]

Civil liberties: ensure affordable abortion coverage for every woman, H640 [24JA]

___pro choice versus right to life, H669H675 [24JA]

___protect lives of born and unborn persons (H.R. 681), H613 [24JA]

Crime: prohibit abortion in cases where a fetal heartbeat is detectable (H.R. 490), H1284H1289 [16FE], H2747 [5AP]

Democratic Party: national agenda, H668 [24JA]

District of Columbia: prohibit use of local funding to cover abortions for low-income women, H626 [24JA]

Gottheimer, Representative: personal legislative goals, H315 [11JA]

March for Life: commend marchers and recognize the right to life, E93 [27JA]

Obama, President: evaluation of administration, H380H389 [11JA]

People for Life (organization): tribute, H314 [11JA]

Planned Parenthood Federation of America, Inc.: funding, H395 [12JA], H478, H481, H497, H506 [13JA], H1269H1278 [16FE], H2092 [16MR], H2248 [21MR], H2333 [22MR], H2636 [4AP], E288 [8MR]

South Carolina Citizens for Life, Inc.: tribute to Stand Up for Life March and Rally in Columbia, SC, H315 [11JA]

Supreme Court: anniversary of Roe v. Wade decision, H667, H668, H669H675 [24JA], E93 [27JA]

___history of court decisions relative to privacy, birth control, and abortion, H2746H2748 [5AP]

Trump, President: Executive order to reinstate Mexico City policy relative to limiting U.S. foreign assistance from being spent on the promotion or provision of abortion services, H565 [23JA], H617, H618, H640, H667 [24JA]

Remarks in Senate

Foreign aid: prohibit application of restrictive eligibility requirements to foreign nongovernmental organizations based on provision of certain health services (S. 210), S1695 [8MR]

March for Life: commend marchers and recognize the right to life, S416 [24JA]

Planned Parenthood Federation of America, Inc.: editing of video of official discussing the practice of harvesting of fetal organs after abortions for medical research, S2257 [4AP]

___funding, S1047, S1064 [9FE], S1619 [7MR], S1655 [8MR], S1784, S1789 [14MR]

___women's health care services funding, S2122S2139 [30MR]

Supreme Court: anniversary of Roe v. Wade decision, S411, S416, S419 [24JA]

___decision in Whole Woman's Health v. Hellerstedt relative to Texas law restricting access to abortion services, S411 [24JA]

Trump, President: Executive order to reinstate Mexico City policy relative to limiting U.S. foreign assistance from being spent on the promotion or provision of abortion services, S410, S419, S420 [24JA]

Reports filed

Consideration of H.R. 7, No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion and Abortion Insurance Full Disclosure Act: Committee on Rules (House) (H. Res. 55) (H. Rept. 115–5), H607 [23JA]

Statements

Opposition to Restrictions on Women's Health Care Options: several religious organizations, H628 [24JA]

Texts of

H. Res. 55, consideration of H.R. 7, No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion and Abortion Insurance Full Disclosure Act, H620 [24JA]

H.R. 7, No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion and Abortion Insurance Full Disclosure Act, H633H635 [24JA]

S. Res. 15, express that the Mexico City policy, relative to limiting U.S. foreign assistance from being spent on the promotion or provision of abortion services, should be permanently established, S362 [20JA]