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H.R.1797 District of Columbia Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act, 113th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Jun 19, 2013 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

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  • This bill's most-recent vote occurred on June 18, 2013, with a roll call of 228 ayes, 196 nays, and 10 not voting.

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  • 50% of users support H.R.1797

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    • National Pro Life Alliance

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    • National Committee for a Human Life Amendment

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    • National Right to Life

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    • Operation Rescue

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    • Priests for Life

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    • Americans in Contact

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    • U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, Committee on Pro-Life Activities

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    • Georgia Right to Life

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    • Planned Parenthood Action

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    • Center for Inquiry

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    • H.R.1797 Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act - June 18, 2013 by OpenCongress - Short: as reported to house.Short: as introduced.Official: To amend title 18, United States Code, to protect pain-capable unborn children in the District of Columbia, and for other purposes. as introduced. This Bill currently has no wiki content. If you

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      As noted by OpenCongress on June 18, 2013, "Short: as reported to house.Short: as introduced.Official: To amend title 18, United States Code, to protect pain-capable unborn children in the District of Columbia, and for other purposes. as introduced. This Bill currently has no wiki content. If you " (http://www.opencongress.org/bill/113-h1797/show)
    • Doctor Who Did 1,200 Abortions Tells Congress To Ban Them - May 24, 2013 by Real Clear Politics - ...your kind invitation to address issues related to the District of Columbia Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act (H.R.1797). During my residency training and during my first five years of private practice, I performed both first and second trimester

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      As noted by Real Clear Politics on May 24, 2013, "...your kind invitation to address issues related to the District of Columbia Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act (H.R.1797). During my residency training and during my first five years of private practice, I performed both first and second trimester " (http://www.realclearpolitics.com/video/2013/05/23/doctor_who_did_1200_abortions_tells_congress_to_ban_them.html)
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