Legislation

Abortion Non-Discrimination Act

S. 165 H.R. 361

The Abortion Non-Discrimination Act  of 2011 would amend the Public Health Service Act to allow health care organizations to refuse to provide abortion services or give information regarding those services.  It would permit health care institutions to ignore public health laws that require them to provide pregnant women complete information about all of their options, to treat abortion patients whose health is at risk, or to coverabortions in cases of rape or incest.

Senate

Status Update

01/25/2011
Introduced in the Senate
01/25/2011
Referred to the Committee on Finance

House

Status Update

01/20/2011
Introduced in the House
01/20/2011
Referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions
02/01/2011
Referred to the Subcommittee on Health