Abortion policy/Pro-Life

TopicBill numbersort iconAuthorInterest positionBecame law
Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act H.R. 36 (114th) FranksSupportNo
To amend title 18, United States Code, to protect pain-capable unborn children, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Sanctity of Human Life Act H.R. 426 (114th) HiceSupportNo
To provide that human life shall be deemed to begin with fertilization. (by CRS)
To Repeal the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and Health Care-Related Provisions in the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010, and for Other Purposes. H.R. 596 (114th) ByrneSupportNo
To repeal the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and health care-related provisions in the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010, and for other purposes. (by More
To repeal the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and health care-related provisions in the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion and Abortion Insurance Full Disclosure Act of 2015 H.R. 7 (114th) SmithSupportNo
To prohibit taxpayer funded abortions. (by CRS)
Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act H.R. 1797 (113th) FranksSplitNo
To amend title 18, United States Code, to protect pain-capable unborn children, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Title X Abortion Provider Prohibition Act H.R. 217 (113th) BlackSupportNo
To amend title X of the Public Health Service Act to prohibit family planning grants from being awarded to any entity that performs abortions, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title X of the Public Health Service Act to prohibit family planning grants from being awarded to any entity that performs abortions, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Women's Health Protection Act of 2013 H.R. 3471 (113th) ChuOpposeNo
To protect a woman's right to determine whether and when to bear a child or end a pregnancy by limiting restrictions on the provision of abortion services. (by More
To protect a woman's right to determine whether and when to bear a child or end a pregnancy by limiting restrictions on the provision of abortion services. (by CRS) Hide
Stop Targeting of Political Beliefs by the IRS Act of 2014 H.R. 3865 (113th) CampSupportNo
To prohibit the Internal Revenue Service from modifying the standard for determining whether an organization is operated exclusively for the promotion of social welfare for purposes of section… More
To prohibit the Internal Revenue Service from modifying the standard for determining whether an organization is operated exclusively for the promotion of social welfare for purposes of section 501(c)(4) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986. (by CRS) Hide
To Repeal the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and Health Care-Related Provisions in the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010. H.R. 45 (113th) BachmannSupportNo
To repeal the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and health care-related provisions in the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010. (by More
To repeal the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and health care-related provisions in the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010. (by CRS) Hide
Title X Abortion Provider Prohibition Act H.R. 61 (113th) BlackburnSupportNo
To amend title X of the Public Health Service Act to prohibit family planning grants from being awarded to any entity that performs abortions, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title X of the Public Health Service Act to prohibit family planning grants from being awarded to any entity that performs abortions, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion and Abortion Insurance Full Disclosure Act of 2014 H.R. 7 (113th) SmithSupportNo
To prohibit taxpayer funded abortions. (by CRS)
Health Care Conscience Rights Act H.R. 940 (113th) BlackSupportNo
To amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to protect rights of conscience with regard to requirements for coverage of specific items and services, to amend the Public Health Service Act… More
To amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to protect rights of conscience with regard to requirements for coverage of specific items and services, to amend the Public Health Service Act to prohibit certain abortion-related discrimination in governmental activities, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act S. 1670 (113th) GrahamSupportNo
A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to protect pain-capable unborn children, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Women's Health Protection Act of 2013 S. 1696 (113th) BlumenthalOpposeNo
A bill to protect a women's right to determine whether and when to bear a child or end a pregnancy by limiting restrictions on the provision of abortion services. (by More
A bill to protect a women's right to determine whether and when to bear a child or end a pregnancy by limiting restrictions on the provision of abortion services. (by CRS) Hide
Protect Women's Health From Corporate Interference Act of 2014 S. 2578 (113th) MurrayOpposeNo
A bill to ensure that employers cannot interfere in their employees' birth control and other health care decisions. (by CRS)
Follow the Money Act of 2013 S. 791 (113th) WydenOpposeNo
A bill to amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to require the disclosure of contributions and expenditures for independent Federal election-related… More
A bill to amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to require the disclosure of contributions and expenditures for independent Federal election-related activity, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
District of Columbia Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act S. 886 (113th) LeeSupportNo
A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to protect pain-capable unborn children in the District of Columbia, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to protect pain-capable unborn children in the District of Columbia, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Pharmaceutical Compounding Quality and Accountability Act S. 959 (113th) HarkinOpposeNo
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to compounding drugs. (by CRS)
A Joint Resolution Proposing an Amendment to the Constitution of the United States Relating to Contributions and Expenditures Intended to Affect Elections. S.J.Res. 19 (113th) UdallOpposeNo
A joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relating to contributions and expenditures intended to affect elections. (by More
A joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relating to contributions and expenditures intended to affect elections. (by CRS) Hide
Respect for Rights of Conscience Act of 2011 H.R. 1179 (112th) FortenberrySupportNo
To amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to protect rights of conscience with regard to requirements for coverage of specific items and services. (by More
To amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to protect rights of conscience with regard to requirements for coverage of specific items and services. (by CRS) Hide
Leahy-Smith America Invents Act H.R. 1249 (112th) SmithSupportYes
To amend title 35, United States Code, to provide for patent reform. (by CRS)
Protecting Children From Internet Pornographers Act of 2011 H.R. 1981 (112th) SmithSupportNo
To amend title 18, United States Code, with respect to child pornography and child exploitation offenses. (by CRS)
Repealing the Job-Killing Health Care Law Act H.R. 2 (112th) CantorSupportNo
To repeal the job-killing health care law and health care-related provisions in the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010. (by More
To repeal the job-killing health care law and health care-related provisions in the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010. (by CRS) Hide
Title X Abortion Provider Prohibition Act H.R. 217 (112th) PenceSupportNo
To amend title X of the Public Health Service Act to prohibit family planning grants from being awarded to any entity that performs abortions, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title X of the Public Health Service Act to prohibit family planning grants from being awarded to any entity that performs abortions, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act H.R. 3 (112th) SmithSupportNo
To prohibit taxpayer funded abortions and to provide for conscience protections, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Protect Life Act H.R. 358 (112th) PittsSupportNo
To amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to modify special rules relating to coverage of abortion services under such Act. (by More
To amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to modify special rules relating to coverage of abortion services under such Act. (by CRS) Hide
Abortion Non-Discrimination Act of 2011 H.R. 361 (112th) FlemingSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to prohibit certain abortion-related discrimination in governmental activities. (by CRS)
District of Columbia Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act H.R. 3803 (112th) FranksSupportNo
To amend title 18, United States Code, to protect pain-capable unborn children in the District of Columbia, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title 18, United States Code, to protect pain-capable unborn children in the District of Columbia, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Decisions Accountability Act of 2011 H.R. 452 (112th) RoeSupportNo
To repeal the provisions of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act providing for the Independent Payment Advisory Board. (by More
To repeal the provisions of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act providing for the Independent Payment Advisory Board. (by CRS) Hide
Repeal of Obamacare Act H.R. 6079 (112th) CantorSupportNo
To repeal the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and health care-related provisions in the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010. (by More
To repeal the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and health care-related provisions in the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010. (by CRS) Hide
Access to Birth Control Act S. 1415 (112th) LautenbergOpposeNo
A bill to establish certain duties for pharmacies to ensure provision of Food and Drug Administration-approved contraception, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to establish certain duties for pharmacies to ensure provision of Food and Drug Administration-approved contraception, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Respect for Rights of Conscience Act of 2011 S. 1467 (112th) BluntSupportNo
A bill to amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to protect rights of conscience with regard to requirements for coverage of specific items and services. (by More
A bill to amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to protect rights of conscience with regard to requirements for coverage of specific items and services. (by CRS) Hide
Abortion Non-Discrimination Act of 2011 S. 165 (112th) VitterSupportNo
A bill to amend the Public Health Services Act to prohibit certain abortion-related discrimination in governmental activities. (by More
A bill to amend the Public Health Services Act to prohibit certain abortion-related discrimination in governmental activities. (by CRS) Hide
MAP-21 S. 1813 (112th) BoxerOpposeNo
A bill to reauthorize Federal-aid highway and highway safety construction programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Democracy is Strengthened by Casting Light On Spending in Elections Act of 2012 S. 2219 (112th) WhitehouseOpposeNo
A bill to amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to provide for additional disclosure requirements for corporations, labor organizations, Super PACs and other entities, and for other… More
A bill to amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to provide for additional disclosure requirements for corporations, labor organizations, Super PACs and other entities, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Democracy Is Strengthened by Casting Light On Spending in Elections Act of 2012 S. 3369 (112th) WhitehouseOpposeNo
A bill to amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to provide for additional disclosure requirements for corporations, labor organizations, Super PACs and other entities, and for other… More
A bill to amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to provide for additional disclosure requirements for corporations, labor organizations, Super PACs and other entities, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Human Cloning Prohibition Act of 2009 H.R. 110 (111th) FortenberrySupportNo
To amend title 18, United States Code, to prohibit human cloning. (by CRS)
Broadcaster Freedom Act of 2009 H.R. 226 (111th) PenceSupportNo
To prevent the Federal Communications Commission from repromulgating the fairness doctrine. (by CRS)
Foreign Relations Authorization Act, Fiscal Years 2010 and 2011 H.R. 2410 (111th) BermanOpposeNo
To authorize appropriations for the Department of State and the Peace Corps for fiscal years 2010 and 2011, to modernize the Foreign Service, to authorize democratic, economic, and social development… More
To authorize appropriations for the Department of State and the Peace Corps for fiscal years 2010 and 2011, to modernize the Foreign Service, to authorize democratic, economic, and social development assistance for Pakistan, to authorize security assistance for Pakistan, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
David Ray Hate Crimes Prevention Act of 2009 H.R. 256 (111th) Jackson LeeOpposeNo
To enhance Federal enforcement of hate crimes, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
David Ray Ritcheson Hate Crime Prevention Act H.R. 262 (111th) Jackson LeeOpposeNo
To prevent hate crimes, to provide support services for victims of hate crimes, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
America's Affordable Health Choices Act of 2009 H.R. 3200 (111th) DingellOpposeNo
To provide affordable, quality health care for all Americans and reduce the growth in health care spending, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide affordable, quality health care for all Americans and reduce the growth in health care spending, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2010 H.R. 3288 (111th) OlverOpposeYes
Making appropriations for the Departments of Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2010, and for other purposes. (by… More
Making appropriations for the Departments of Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2010, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act H.R. 3590 (111th) RangelOpposeYes
An act entitled The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. (by CRS)
Stem Cell Research Advancement Act of 2009 H.R. 4808 (111th) DeGetteOpposeNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for human stem cell research, including human embryonic stem cell research, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for human stem cell research, including human embryonic stem cell research, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Democracy is Strengthened by Casting Light on Spending in Elections Act H.R. 5175 (111th) Van HollenOpposeNo
To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to prohibit foreign influence in Federal elections, to prohibit government contractors from making expenditures with respect to such elections, and… More
To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to prohibit foreign influence in Federal elections, to prohibit government contractors from making expenditures with respect to such elections, and to establish additional disclosure requirements with respect to spending in such elections, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Stem Cell Research Improvement Act of 2009 H.R. 872 (111th) DeGetteOpposeNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for human embryonic stem cell research, to direct the National Institutes of Health to issue guidelines for such stem cell research, and for other… More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for human embryonic stem cell research, to direct the National Institutes of Health to issue guidelines for such stem cell research, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2011 S. 3454 (111th) LevinOpposeNo
An original bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2011 for military activities of the Department of Defense, for military construction, and for defense activities of the Department of… More
An original bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2011 for military activities of the Department of Defense, for military construction, and for defense activities of the Department of Energy, to prescribe military personnel strengths for such fiscal year, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Democracy is Strengthened by Casting Light on Spending in Elections Act S. 3628 (111th) SchumerOpposeNo
A bill to amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to prohibit foreign influence in Federal elections, to prohibit government contractors from making expenditures with respect to such… More
A bill to amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to prohibit foreign influence in Federal elections, to prohibit government contractors from making expenditures with respect to such elections, and to establish additional disclosure requirements with respect to spending in such elections, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Title X Family Planning Act S. 85 (111th) VitterSupportNo
A bill to amend title X of the Public Health Service Act to prohibit family planning grants from being awarded to any entity that performs abortions. (by More
A bill to amend title X of the Public Health Service Act to prohibit family planning grants from being awarded to any entity that performs abortions. (by CRS) Hide
Abortion Non-Discrimination Act of 2009 S. 96 (111th) VitterSupportNo
A bill to prohibit certain abortion-related discrimination in governmental activities. (by CRS)
Pregnant Women Health and Safety Act S. 98 (111th) VitterSupportNo
Requires all physicians who perform abortions to provide their patients with access to hospital care in case of complications following abortion. If passed this bill will require such physicians to… More
Requires all physicians who perform abortions to provide their patients with access to hospital care in case of complications following abortion. If passed this bill will require such physicians to have admitting privileges at a hospital that is no more than one hour away from the office at which abortion is performed and will require such physicians to notify their patients of this hospital access. (by CRS) Hide
Ethical Stem Cell Research Tax Credit Act of 2009 S. 99 (111th) VitterSupportNo
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a Federal income tax credit for certain stem cell research expenditures. (by More
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a Federal income tax credit for certain stem cell research expenditures. (by CRS) Hide
Elizabeth Cady Stanton Pregnant and Parenting Student Services Act of 2007 H.R. 1088 (110th) KapturSupportNo
This bill would provide support for pregnant college students so that it is no longer unfeasible for them to keep the child and continue college at the same time. (by More
This bill would provide support for pregnant college students so that it is no longer unfeasible for them to keep the child and continue college at the same time. (by CRS) Hide
Sanctity of Life Act of 2007 H.R. 1094 (110th) PaulSupportNo
This bill seeks to define the beginning of life as beginning at the moment of conception. (by CRS)
Responsible Education About Life Act H.R. 1653 (110th) LeeOpposeNo
To provide for the reduction of adolescent pregnancy, HIV rates, and other sexually transmitted diseases, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide for the reduction of adolescent pregnancy, HIV rates, and other sexually transmitted diseases, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Freedom of Choice Act H.R. 1964 (110th) NadlerOpposeNo
To protect, consistent with Roe v. Wade, a woman's freedom to choose to bear a child or terminate a pregnancy, and for other purposes. (by More
To protect, consistent with Roe v. Wade, a woman's freedom to choose to bear a child or terminate a pregnancy, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
To Amend the Lobbying Disclosure Act of 1995 to Provide for Additional Reporting by Lobbying Firms. H.R. 2093 (110th) MeehanOpposeNo
To amend the Lobbying Disclosure Act of 1995 to provide for additional reporting by lobbying firms. (by CRS)
Informed Choice Act H.R. 223 (110th) StearnsSupportNo
To authorize the Secretary of Health and Human Services to make grants to nonprofit tax-exempt organizations for the purchase of ultrasound equipment to provide free examinations to pregnant women… More
To authorize the Secretary of Health and Human Services to make grants to nonprofit tax-exempt organizations for the purchase of ultrasound equipment to provide free examinations to pregnant women needing such services, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Honest Leadership and Open Government Act of 2007 H.R. 2316 (110th) ConyersOpposeNo
To provide more rigorous requirements with respect to disclosure and enforcement of lobbying laws and regulations, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide more rigorous requirements with respect to disclosure and enforcement of lobbying laws and regulations, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Human Cloning Prohibition Act of 2007 H.R. 2560 (110th) DeGetteOpposeNo
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to prohibit human cloning, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Human Cloning Prohibition Act of 2007 H.R. 2564 (110th) WeldonSupportNo
This bill would prohibit the cloning of embryos for stem cell research. (by CRS)
Access to Birth Control Act H.R. 2596 (110th) MaloneyOpposeNo
To establish certain duties for pharmacies to ensure provision of Food and Drug Administration-approved contraception, and for other purposes. (by More
To establish certain duties for pharmacies to ensure provision of Food and Drug Administration-approved contraception, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Sanctity of Life Act of 2007 H.R. 2597 (110th) PaulSupportNo
To provide that human life shall be deemed to exist from conception. (by CRS)
Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2008 H.R. 2764 (110th) LoweyOpposeYes
Making appropriations for the Department of State, foreign operations, and related programs for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other purposes. (by More
Making appropriations for the Department of State, foreign operations, and related programs for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Stem Cell Research Enhancement Act of 2007 H.R. 3 (110th) DeGetteOpposeNo
This bill amends the Public Health Service Act, providing for human embryonic stem cell research. (by CRS)
Right to Life Act H.R. 618 (110th) HunterSupportNo
To implement equal protection under the 14th article of amendment to the Constitution for the right to life of each born and preborn human person. (by More
To implement equal protection under the 14th article of amendment to the Constitution for the right to life of each born and preborn human person. (by CRS) Hide
Executive Branch Reform Act of 2007 H.R. 984 (110th) WaxmanOpposeNo
To provide for reform in the operations of the executive branch. (by CRS)
Indian Health Care Improvement Act Amendments of 2008 S. 1200 (110th) DorganSupportNo
A bill to amend the Indian Health Care Improvement Act to revise and extend the Act. (by CRS)
Stem Cell Research Enhancement Act of 2007 S. 5 (110th) ReidOpposeNo
This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to conduct and support research that utilizes human embryonic stem cells, regardless of the date… More
This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to conduct and support research that utilizes human embryonic stem cells, regardless of the date on which the stem cells were derived from a human embryo. (by CRS) Hide