H.R.1091: Life at Conception Act

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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about civil rights and liberties, minority issues
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Sponsor Jim Jordan, R-Ohio
Total Cosponsors 132 (1 Democrat, 131 Republicans)
Introduced March 12, 2013
Latest Major Action April 8, 2013
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Bill Summary

Life at Conception Act - Declares that the right to life guaranteed by the Constitution is vested in each human being beginning at the moment of fertilization, cloning, or other moment at which an individual comes into being. Prohibits construing this Act to authorize the prosecution of any woman for the death of her unborn child.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
April 8, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice.
March 12, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.