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The Religious Freedom Restoration Act

S. 2043: Religious Freedom Restoration Act of 2012

Summary: A bill to amend title XXVII of the Public Health Service Act to provide religious conscience protections for individuals and organizations. (More Info)

The Religious Freedom Restoration Act (S. 2043) was introduced in the 112th Congress, which has adjourned. It has not yet been reintroduced.

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Susan B. Anthony List 29,791 Facebook fans 8,116 Twitter followers

MARJORIE DANNENFELSER, PRESIDENT OF THE SUSAN B. ANTHONY LIST: “Senator Rubio is a valiant defender of unborn children, their mothers, and the conscience rights of pro-life Americans. Just this week, Sen. Rubio introduced the Religious Freedom Restoration Act of 2012 to stop the Obama Administration’s radical attack on the First Amendment freedoms of Americans with the recent HHS contraceptive mandate. We look forward to Sen. Rubio’s continued pro-life leadership.”

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Becket Fund for Religious Liberty 21,442 Facebook fans 1,665 Twitter followers

THE BECKET FUND FOR RELIGIOUS LIBERTY: “Unlike other pending bills that address conscience issues, Senator Rubio’s bill—The Religious Freedom Restoration Act of 2012—is narrowly focused and establishes a firm religious exemption in the insurance requirements imposed by the Affordable Care Act, rather than leaving it to the discretion of government bureaucrats. The bill ensures that no regulations under the health insurance reform law will force religious individuals to violate their religious beliefs by offering, providing, or purchasing insurance coverage for services that violate their beliefs, and forbids the government from imposing a penalty due to their religious ...

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Liberty Counsel 6,625 Facebook fans 3,628 Twitter followers

MANDI CAMPBELL, DIRECTOR OF PUBLIC POLICY, LIBERTY COUNSEL ACTION: “Liberty Counsel Action, on behalf of more than 750,000 members nationwide, would like to express support for the Religious Freedom Restoration Act of 2012. … [W]e appreciate the exemption that your bill provides to secure the consciences of those with deep and sincere religious convictions opposed to the coverage of contraceptives (especially those that act as abortifacients) and sterilization, the provision of which is currently mandated by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. Thank you, Senator Rubio, for introducing the Religious Freedom Restoration Act of 2012.”

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