H.R.4578: Peace Corps Equity Act of 2014

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about international affairs
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Sponsor Nita M. Lowey, D-N.Y.
Total Cosponsors 81 (80 Democrats, 1 Republican)
Introduced May 6, 2014
Latest Major Action May 6, 2014
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Bill Summary

Peace Corps Equity Act of 2014 - Amends the Peace Corps Act to subject abortion service coverage by the Peace Corps for volunteers to the same limitations that apply to Peace Corps employees regarding coverage of abortion services.

States that such restriction shall not be construed to limit medical evacuation coverage.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
May 6, 2014 Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.