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Child Custody Protection Act of 2015 (S. 201)

This law was last updated on Oct 10, 2018


This law is Anti–Choice

State

Federal

Number

S. 201

Status

Failed to Pass

Proposed

Jan 21, 2015

Topics

Parental Involvement

Full Bill Text

www.congress.gov

S. 201 would make it a crime to knowingly transport a minor to another state to obtain an abortion without satisfying a parental involvement law in the minor’s resident state.

The bill provides an exception for an abortion that is necessary to save the life of a minor whose life is endangered by a physical disorder, illness, or condition.

A person who violates this law would be subject to criminal penalties—a fine, up to one year in prison, or both. 

This bill prohibits an individual who has committed incest with a minor from knowingly transporting the minor across a state line to receive an abortion.


Related Legislation

Similar to H.R. 803/S. 404.

Identical to S. 32, and similar to H.R. 732/S. 369, all of which failed to pass during the 2013-2014 legislative session


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