Abortion policy/Pro-Abortion Rights (Women's Issues related)

TopicBill numberAuthorInterest positionsort iconBecame law
Prenatal Nondiscrimination Act (PRENDA) of 2012 H.R. 3541 (112th) FranksOpposeNo
To prohibit discrimination against the unborn on the basis of sex or race, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Disaster Recovery Act of 2012 H.R. 1 (112th) RogersOpposeNo
An act making appropriations for disaster relief for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2013, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
District of Columbia Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act H.R. 3803 (112th) FranksOpposeNo
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
Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act H.R. 1797 (113th) FranksOpposeNo
To amend title 18, United States Code, to protect pain-capable unborn children, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion and Abortion Insurance Full Disclosure Act of 2015 H.R. 7 (114th) SmithOpposeNo
To prohibit taxpayer funded abortions. (by CRS)
Pregnant Women Health and Safety Act S. 98 (111th) VitterOpposeNo
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
District of Columbia Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act S. 886 (113th) LeeOpposeNo
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
Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act S. 1670 (113th) GrahamOpposeNo
A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to protect pain-capable unborn children, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act H.R. 36 (114th) FranksOpposeNo
To amend title 18, United States Code, to protect pain-capable unborn children, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
A Bill to Prohibit Federal Funding of Planned Parenthood Federation of America. S. 1881 (114th) ErnstOpposeNo
A bill to prohibit Federal funding of Planned Parenthood Federation of America. (by CRS)
Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2012 H.R. 4970 (112th) AdamsOpposeNo
To reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act of 1994. (by CRS)
Teen Pregnancy Prevention, Responsibility, and Opportunity Act of 2007 H.R. 2097 (110th) RothmanSupportNo
This bill authorizes grants to carry out projects to provide education on preventing teen pregnancies. (by CRS)
Compassionate Assistance for Rape Emergencies Act of 2007 H.R. 464 (110th) RothmanSupportNo
To provide for the provision by hospitals receiving Federal funds through the Medicare Program or Medicaid Program of emergency contraceptives to women who are survivors of sexual assault. (by… More
To provide for the provision by hospitals receiving Federal funds through the Medicare Program or Medicaid Program of emergency contraceptives to women who are survivors of sexual assault. (by CRS) Hide
21st Century Women's Health Act of 2015 S. 674 (114th) MurraySupportNo
A bill to expand programs with respect to women's health. (by CRS)
Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 H.R. 2 (114th) BurgessSupportYes
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to repeal the Medicare sustainable growth rate and strengthen Medicare access by improving physician payments and making other improvements, to… More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to repeal the Medicare sustainable growth rate and strengthen Medicare access by improving physician payments and making other improvements, to reauthorize the Children's Health Insurance Program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Protection Against Transmission of HIV for Women and Youth Act of 2007 H.R. 1713 (110th) LeeSupportNo
To require the President and the Office of the Global AIDS Coordinator to establish a comprehensive and integrated HIV prevention strategy to address the vulnerabilities of women and girls in… More
To require the President and the Office of the Global AIDS Coordinator to establish a comprehensive and integrated HIV prevention strategy to address the vulnerabilities of women and girls in countries for which the United States provides assistance to combat HIV/AIDS, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Compassionate Care for Servicewomen Act H.R. 2064 (110th) MichaudSupportNo
To amend title 10, United States Code, to require emergency contraception to be available at all military health care treatment facilities. (by More
To amend title 10, United States Code, to require emergency contraception to be available at all military health care treatment facilities. (by CRS) Hide
Prevention First Act S. 21 (111th) ReidSupportNo
A bill to reduce unintended pregnancy, reduce abortions, and improve access to women's health care. (by CRS)
Women's Health Protection Act of 2013 S. 1696 (113th) BlumenthalSupportNo
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
Women's Health Protection Act of 2013 H.R. 3471 (113th) ChuSupportNo
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
Melanie Blocker Stokes Mom's Opportunity to Access Health, Education, Research, and Support for Postpartum Depression Act H.R. 20 (111th) RushSupportNo
To provide for research on, and services for individuals with, postpartum depression and psychosis. (by CRS)
Microbicide Development Act S. 823 (110th) ObamaSupportNo
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act with respect to facilitating the development of microbicides for preventing transmission of HIV/AIDS and other diseases, and for other purposes.… More
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act with respect to facilitating the development of microbicides for preventing transmission of HIV/AIDS and other diseases, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Safe Chemicals Act of 2011 S. 847 (112th) LautenbergSupportNo
A bill to amend the Toxic Substances Control Act to ensure that risks from chemicals are adequately understood and managed, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Toxic Substances Control Act to ensure that risks from chemicals are adequately understood and managed, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Protect Women's Health From Corporate Interference Act of 2014 S. 2578 (113th) MurraySupportNo
A bill to ensure that employers cannot interfere in their employees' birth control and other health care decisions. (by CRS)
Pregnant and Parenting Students Access to Education Act of 2013 S. 870 (113th) UdallSupportNo
A bill to authorize the Secretary of Education to make grants to promote the education of pregnant and parenting students. (by More
A bill to authorize the Secretary of Education to make grants to promote the education of pregnant and parenting students. (by CRS) Hide
Microbicide Development Act H.R. 1420 (110th) SchakowskySupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act with respect to facilitating the development of microbicides for preventing transmission of HIV/AIDS and other diseases, and for other purposes. (by… More
To amend the Public Health Service Act with respect to facilitating the development of microbicides for preventing transmission of HIV/AIDS and other diseases, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Women's Health Protection Act of 2015 S. 217 (114th) BlumenthalSupportNo
A bill 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
A bill 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
Sexual Assault Forensic Evidence Reporting Act of 2013 S. 47 (113th) LeahySupportYes
A bill to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act of 1994. (by CRS)
Sexual Assault Forensic Evidence Reporting Act of 2013 H.R. 11 (113th) MooreSupportNo
To reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act of 1994. (by CRS)
Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2012 S. 1925 (112th) LeahySupportNo
A bill to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act of 1994. (by CRS)
Paycheck Fairness Act H.R. 377 (113th) DeLauroSupportNo
To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide more effective remedies to victims of discrimination in the payment of wages on the basis of sex, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide more effective remedies to victims of discrimination in the payment of wages on the basis of sex, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Pregnant Workers Fairness Act H.R. 1975 (113th) NadlerSupportNo
To eliminate discrimination and promote women's health and economic security by ensuring reasonable workplace accommodations for workers whose ability to perform the functions of a job are… More
To eliminate discrimination and promote women's health and economic security by ensuring reasonable workplace accommodations for workers whose ability to perform the functions of a job are limited by pregnancy, childbirth, or a related medical condition. (by CRS) Hide
Paycheck Fairness Act S. 862 (114th) MikulskiSupportNo
A bill to amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide more effective remedies to victims of discrimination in the payment of wages on the basis of sex, and for other purposes. (by… More
A bill to amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide more effective remedies to victims of discrimination in the payment of wages on the basis of sex, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Viral Hepatitis and Liver Cancer Control and Prevention Act of 2011 H.R. 2954 (112th) LeeSupportNo
To improve the health of minority individuals, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Health Equity and Access Under the Law for Immigrant Women and Families Act of 2015 H.R. 1974 (114th) Lujan GrishamSupportNo
To expand access to health care services, including sexual, reproductive, and maternal health services, for immigrant women, men, and families by removing legal barriers to health insurance coverage,… More
To expand access to health care services, including sexual, reproductive, and maternal health services, for immigrant women, men, and families by removing legal barriers to health insurance coverage, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide