H.R. 649, The Ultrasound Informed Consent Act
- This item is from the 111th Congress (2009-2010) and is no longer current. Comments, voting, and wiki editing have been disabled, and the cost/savings estimate has been frozen.
- This bill, or a similar bill, was reintroduced in the current Congress as H.R. 3737, The ULTRA.
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H.R. 649 would ensure that women seeking an abortion receive an ultrasound and the opportunity to review the ultrasound before giving informed consent to receive an abortion.
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Status of the Legislation
Latest Major Action: 1/22/2009: Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
Points in Favor
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