H.R.962: Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act

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Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection ActThis bill establishes requirements for the degree of care a health care practitioner must exercise in the event a child is born alive following an abortion or attempted abortion. A health care practitioner who is present must (1) exercise the same degree of care as reasonably provided to another child born alive at the same gestational age, and (2) immediately admit the child to a hospital. The bill...

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March 22, 2019
Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.
Feb. 5, 2019
Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Feb. 5, 2019

Introduced in the House by Ann Wagner (R-Mo.)

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