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Protecting Life in Global Health Assistance Act of 2019 (H.R. 661)

This law was last updated on Sep 18, 2019


This law is Anti–Choice

State

Federal

Number

H.R. 661

Status

Proposed

Proposed

Jan 17, 2019

Sponsors

Co-sponsors: 28
Primary Sponsors: 1
Total Sponsors: 29

Topics

Funding Restrictions for Family Planning

Full Bill Text

www.congress.gov

H.R. 661 would prohibit U.S. assistance to foreign nonprofits, foreign nongovernmental organizations, and quasi-autonomous nongovernmental organizations that promote or perform abortions.

This would not apply in cases of rape, incest, or when the life of the pregnant person would be endangered if the fetus were carried to term.


Related Legislation

Companion bill to S. 190.

Related to H.Con.Res 58, which commemorates the 35th anniversary of the Mexico City Policy.

Related to S.Res. 20, which calls for the policy to be codified into U.S. law.


Latest Action

1/17/19 – Introduced; referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.


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